Ferrari 458 Italia: from success on the road to glory on the track
2014 P1 McLaren
2014 911 GT3 Porsche
2014 918 Spyder Porsche
2013 V12 Vantage S Aston Martin
2013 R8 GRAND-AM Audi
2013 Continental GT3 Concept Bentley
2013 Z4 GTE BMW
2013 458 Italia Grand Am Ferrari
2013 Gallardo GT3 FL2 Lamborghini
2013 MP4-12C Can-Am Edition Racing Concept McLaren
| The 458 Italia has won more awards and titles than any other road car in Ferrari history. It has received more than 30 plaudits from the leading international magazines, including the best high performance engine award for two consecutive years. Now the GT2 and GT3 versions of the 458 have added to that long list a string of trophies won on circuits across the globe.
The latest arrived this weekend at the International GT Open in Barcelona where AF Corse secured both the Drivers' title and the Team trophy for the SuperGT category, courtesy of Gianmaria Bruni and Federico Leo, while Kessel Racing did likewise in the GTS category, thanks to Daniel Zampieri and Michael dalla Stella. These prestigious victories resulted in Ferrari beating rivals of the calibre of Porsche, Mercedes and McLaren to win the Manufacturers' title.
| NISSAN PUTS THE FANS FIRST AT LE MANSLE MANS, France - The eyes of the motorsport world are about to turn to Le Mans and, just like last year, Nissan will provide a great deal for all to see with an emphasis on putting the #fansfirst.|
After the experiences of the Nissan DeltaWing, dubbed the world's first social media car, Nissan saw how passionate the fans of sportscar racing are, especially when it comes to innovation. At the 2013 Le Mans 24 Hours, Nissan will open its doors to the fans with the 'NISMO FanZone,' and ta....
| CHRYSLER GROUP'S SRT BRAND BUILDS AWARENESS THROUGH RACING AT LE MANSJune 17, 2013 , Auburn Hills, Mich. - With its heritage deeply rooted into the fabric of domestic and international road racing's rich history, the highly anticipated return of Viper to the 24 Hours of Le Mans stirs the souls of those who have shared in its recent rebirth and return to the ultimate test in sports car competition.|
From concept to completion, the impact of racing in the 24 Hours of Le Mans is the shared passion for the SRT (Street and Racing Technology) brand, its perfo....
| CALSONIC IMPUL GT-R TAKES LIGHTS-TO-FLAG VICTORYSEPANG, Malaysia – On Sunday, the Malaysian round and third race of the 2013 SUPER GT series took place at Sepang International Circuit, situated on the outskirts of the country's capital, Kuala Lumpur. Starting from pole position, the #12 CALSONIC IMPUL GT-R (Tsugio Matsuda/Joao Paolo de Oliveira) dominated the race, earning the first victory of the season for the Nissan GT-R.|
Considering the proximity of the circuit to the Equator, temperatures were relatively low this year, meaning ....
| Magnus Racing Porsche Mid-Ohio Second Place Recaptures Grand-Am Gt Points Lead From Back Of The GridPorsche Customers Teams Finish Second, Fifth, Ninth and 11th in Rolex Series Race|
Lexington, Ohio. Magnus Racing left the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course after GRAND-AM Rolex Series qualifying yesterday frustrated with an 11th place qualifying effort, last on the GT class grid. They leave the track after today's Diamond Cellar Classic elated with a second-place finish and the lead in the GT class point standings. A remarkable turn-around made only more so by a late race penalty to a compet....
|BRCC ENDURANCE – EURO RACE VANTAGE'S 2ND CONSECUTIVE WINThe 3rd race for the BRCC at Spa-Francorchamps during the Spa Euro Race saw an eventful race, full of position changes and some intense battles till the very end.|
The sun shone until the start of the 180' endurance, and then the Ardennes' clouds opened up for the traditional intense Belgian shower. The 24 cars started on rain tyres. Track circumstances were very poor but Tim Verbergt at the wheel of the race number 100 GPR Aston Martin Vantage V12 GT3 started from pole and immediately took th....
| BENTLEY CONTINENTAL GT3 PROJECT POWERS AHEAD• First Bentley racer for a decade almost track ready|
• Bentley's 4.0-litre V8 engine powers the new GT3
• Essence of iconic Continental GT taken to the extreme
(Crewe, 12th June 2013) Since the world debut of Bentley's GT3 Concept Racer at the Paris Auto Salon in September 2012, a dedicated team of Bentley engineers has been developing the Continental GT3 in preparation for Bentley's highly anticipated return to the track. Building on a rich racing heritage spanning ninety years, th....
| Mercedes-AMG establishes lap record in the 'Grüne Hölle' ('Green Hell')• SLS AMG Coupé Electric Drive masters Nordschleife in 7:56.234 minutes|
Nürburg/Affalterbach – The Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Coupé Electric Drive circled the Nürburgring Nordschleife ('north loop') in a record time of 7:56.234 minutes. Therefore, the electric AMG super sports car is at the same time the first electrically-powered series production vehicle, which masters the legendary race track in under eight minutes. The record time of the SLS AMG Coupé Electric Drive was notarially ....
|Anniversary Exhibition Celebrates '50 Years Of 911'Atlanta. The Porsche Museum is celebrating the 50th anniversary of the 911 with one of the most extensive special exhibitions since its opening: Dr. Wolfgang Porsche, Chairman of the Supervisory Board of Dr. Ing. h.c. F. Porsche AG, and Matthias Müller, President of the Executive Board of Porsche AG, opened the '50 Years of 911' anniversary exhibition today. The Porsche Museum is presenting an extraordinary retrospective on the 911 until September 29, 2013. More than 40 different 911 vers....|