|Porsche 918 Spyder Tops Global Debut With A Nürburgring Lap Record|
|• Super sportscar equipped with a hybrid drive takes the Nürburgring Nordschleife in 6.57 minutes|
Atlanta. The Porsche 918 Spyder* has conquered the 12.8-mile (20.6-kilometer) lap around the Nürburgring Nordschleife in less than seven minutes. Achieving a time of six minutes and 57 seconds, the super sports car equipped with a hybrid drive shaved 14 seconds off the previous Nürburgring record for a street-legal automobile, and 17 seconds from its run last September.
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|FERRARI IN ACTION AT GOODWOOD|
|Goodwood 11 July - Ferrari will be at the Goodwood Festival of Speed this weekend offering spectators a chance to see a wide range of innovative products bearing the Prancing Horse. Crowds in excess of 180,000 are expected for the event and with great weather forecast for all three days, the 2013 FoS is shaping up to be a memorable weekend for all involved with the 20th anniversary of this event.
The Scuderia Ferrari team is scheduled to demo their 2010 Formula 1 car twice each day as...[Read more...]|
|A GOOD DAY FOR THE ALPINE A450 AND NELSON PANCIATICI!|
|The Test Day was the occasion when Nelson Panciatici, long time holder of the best time in LMP2, finally finished second at the wheel of his Alpine A450! The track remained damp for a good part of the day but the Signatech-Alpine team still managed to test all the important items on their program.
Nelson Panciatici is satisfied with his day of tests although he remains cautious:
'Our test day went well, we're still at the top of the ranking and that's on wet and dry tracks. We wer...[Read more...]|
|EUROPEAN LE MANS SERIES AND LE MANS 24 HOURS 2013 NELSON PANCIATICI WILL RACE IN ALPINE N° 36|
|Paris, Friday 22 March: Alpine announced today that they are car number 36 in the Le Mans 24 Hours, with Nelson Panciatici, Pierre Ragues and the third driver, freshly appointed, Tristan Gommendy behind the wheel.
Nelson Panciatici, the youngest of the team, and Pierre Ragues, were confirmed in the initial programme. They are now joined by Tristan Gommendy for the Le Mans 24 Hours. The three French drivers, all discovered and trained in Renault's single-seater division, have between them acc...[Read more...]|
|Paul Ianuario Named Chief Judge of 2013 Pinehurst Concours d'Elegance|
|The entrant experience takes a leap forward for the inaugural Pinehurst Concours d'Elegance with the naming of Paul Ianuario as Chief Judge for the event, slated for May 2 through 5, 2013. In this role, Ianuario will oversee the highly-competitive judging process, including selecting judges and assigning vehicle classes.
Ianuario's reputation as a Concours judge is unimpeachable. He is a Master Classic Car Club of America (CCCA) and Antique Automobile Club of America (AACA) judge, and has j...[Read more...]|