|Chevy Concept Combines Style, High-Tech Performance|
|Chevelle Slammer introduces new LT376/535 crate engine, 4L75-E transmission
LAS VEGAS — Chevrolet's Chevelle Slammer concept combines hot-rod style with modern performance and technology, with the all-new LT376/535 crate engine, controllers and SuperMatic 4L75-E automatic transmission.
'The direct-injected LT376/535 is the newest and one of the most technologically advanced crate engines ever from Chevrolet Performance,' said Jim Campbell, GM U.S. vice president of Performance ...[Read more...]|
|24 HOURS OF LE MANS RACE REPORT|
|Jun 19, 2016
Circuit: Circuit de la Sarthe (8.47-mile road course), Le Mans, France
Weather: Showers at race start, mild, 67 degrees F
Michael Shank Racing Runs Ninth in Le Mans Debut
◾Honda-powered team's first appearance at Le Mans
◾Leads class during rain-soaked hours following race start
◾IMSA race winners produce best finish of American prototype teams
Michael Shank Racing, with drivers Ozz Negri, John Pew and Laurens Vanthoor, successfully completed its initial run at the...[Read more...]|
|WORLD ENDURANCE CHAMPIONSHIP 6 HOURS OF FUJI|
|Oct 11, 2015
Circuit: Fuji Speedway (2.83 mile road course), Oyama, Shizuoka, Japan
2014 LMP2 Winner: Julien Canal / Olivier Pla / Roman Rosinov (G-Drive Racing Ligier Nissan)
Weather: Rain, cool, 53 degrees F
Fourth-Place Finish for Honda, Tequila Patrón ESM in Japan
◾Ryan Dalziel, Scott Sharp and David Heinemeier Hansson claim fourth at Fuji Speedway
◾Second consecutive top-four result of 2015 for Tequila Patrón ESM
◾Sister Tequila Patrón ESM Honda finishes seventh
Honda and...[Read more...]|
|The powerhouse of the 124 model series: A highly sought-after young classic: the Mercedes-Benz 500 E|
|Anyone in the know will already be slavering at this model designation: launched in 1990, 25 years ago, the Mercedes-Benz 500 E with V8 engine and subtly muscular body is the top-of-the-range model in the 124 model series - and has long been one of the brand's most desirable 'young classic' models.
A modest appearance, at first glance – this is one side of the Mercedes-Benz 500 E. Only the somewhat more voluminous wings, the slightly lower body and a modified front apron with inset fog lamps ...[Read more...]|
|Mercedes-Benz Honors Top Down Driving In Sunny Amelia Island|
|Florida's sunny weather is creating the perfect back-drop to honor the 50th anniversary of the famed Mercedes-Benz 'Pagoda,' SL which takes center stage during this week's Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance, March 8-10, 2013.
The launch of the Mercedes-Benz 230 SL at the Geneva Motor Show in March 1963 caused quite a sensation. Mercedes-Benz had presented the motoring world with this single successor to the extremely successful 300 SL (W198) and 190 SL (W121).
The Daimler-Benz design team a...[Read more...]|