|Classic 24 Hour at Daytona presented by IMSA Produces Great Competition from Record Number of Teams and Drivers|
|More Than $120,000 worth of BRM Chronographes Watches Presented to Top Performing Classic 24 Hour Competitors
DAYTONA BEACH, Florida – Six run group champions, which were among the weekend's 29 different class winners, were crowned after the second-running of the Historic Sportscar Racing (HSR) Classic 24 Hour at Daytona presented by IMSA came to a safe and successful conclusion early Sunday afternoon at Daytona International Speedway.
The run group winners each received a BRM Chro...[Read more...]|
|30 YEARS SINCE THE VOLVO 240 TURBO REIGNED OVER THE RACE TRACKS OF EUROPE|
|1985 was a golden year for Volvo in motor sport. 'The flying brick' - the Volvo 240 Turbo - won the European Touring Car Championship (ETC) and the German equivalent, the Deutsche Touringwagen Meisterschaft (DTM).
When Volvo launched its 240 family car in 1981 with a turbo engine, it opened up a whole new market for the company. It demonstrated that Volvo was capable not only of building safe, durable cars, but that they could also be fast and fun to drive. With turbocharging, the robust B2...[Read more...]|
|GLOBAL AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY LEADERS TO OPEN FISITA 2014 WORLD AUTOMOTIVE CONGRESS|
|The FISITA 2014 World Automotive Congress takes place 2-6 June 2014 in Maastricht, the Netherlands. The Congress will bring the global automotive engineering community together to address the theme: Intelligent transport to solve our future mobility, safety and environmental challenges.
The Congress will open with keynote addresses from:
◾Dr. Ulrich Hackenberg, Board of Management, AUDI AG; Board Member for Technical Development, Volkswagen Group
◾Dr. Li Jun, President, FISITA; Presi...[Read more...]|
|2014 RANGE ROVER NOW AVAILABLE FOR ORDER WITH A CHOICE OF SUPERCHARGED V6 & V8 ENGINES|
| ||•Following the sales success of the all-new 2013 Range Rover, the 2014 Range Rover is now available for order, with deliveries beginning this summer
•A new 340hp 3-liter supercharged V6 will offer improved efficiency with reduced emissions and uncompromised capability
•A 510hp supercharged 5-liter V8 will continue to be available
•The 2014 Range Rover will be equipped with a new Intelligent Stop/Start system which reduces idling to reduce emissions and save fuel
•Both engines will be pa...[Read more...]|
|ENDURANCE RACING LEGEND HURLEY HAYWOOD IS GRAND MARSHAL|
|Endurance racers are a breed unto themselves. To drive a race car at speeds approaching 200 mph for hours on end over a challenging circuit such as Daytona International Speedway, home of the iconic Rolex 24 At Daytona, necessitates stamina and a unique skill set. Rarer still are the racers who make it into the history books, and, in the case of Hurley Haywood, his numerous entries in the history books have elevated his status to the stuff of legends. A year ago when Haywood took a step back fro...[Read more...]|