|BOBBY UNSER INSPIRED INFINITI Q60 DEBUTS AT AMELIA ISLAND CONCOURS|
|The 19th annual Amelia Island Concours announced today that Infiniti will commemorate the event's Offenhauser celebration by wrapping a 2014 Infiniti Q60 Convertible in the same color scheme as Bobby Unser's 1968 Indianapolis 500 winning racecar. To accompany the inspired Q60 Convertible, Infiniti will also display Unser's Offenhauser-powered Indy winning car, courtesy of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway Hall of Fame Museum.
The unique Infiniti Q60 convertible's wrap was created by the company...[Read more...]|
|THE LEGENDARY 'MONTE' – VOLKSWAGEN STARTS THE WRC WITH A CLASSIC|
|◾Start of the World Championship: Volkswagen ready for the Rally Monte Carlo
◾Tricky tyre selection on asphalt, ice and snow
◾Three Polo R WRCs for Volkswagen, with Ogier, Latvala and Mikkelsen at the wheel
From the hunter to the hunted: Volkswagen's mission to defend its titles in the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) opens with a genuine motorsport classic at the Rally Monte Carlo, as the 'Monte' is the oldest rally in the world. From 14 to 19 January, the French pairing of Sébastien Ogi...[Read more...]|
|Maurice Trintignant: The Steady Fortuitous Frenchman|
|There are certain races in which victories can define a career. In a moment, an unassuming and modest racer can become one of the greats simply by achieving victory in truly special races. No better description fits the French driver that would compete for some 14 years throughout the 1950s and 1960s.
Arguably, Maurice Bienvenu Jean Paul Trintignant would have his best years stolen away by war. In fact, his early life would be marked by war. Born just a day before the British forces would bre...[Read more...]|
|CHRISTIAN FITTIPALDI LOOKS TO EXTEND FAMILY LEGACY AT ROAD AMERICA|
|ELKHART LAKE, Wis., July 30, 2013 - Spanning the decades, the Fittipaldi name has long been synonymous with winning in the world of motorsport. The Brazilian family's history at Road America dates back nearly 30 years to when Emerson Fittipaldi made his first start at the legendary Wisconsin road course in 1985. Set to make his Daytona Prototype debut at Road America August 8-11 in the DP class, Fittipaldi really knows his way around the revered circuit.
Christian is the son of former Grand ...[Read more...]|
|HONDA INDYCAR MESSAGE POINTS FOR THE MILWAUKEE MILE|
| ||Honda has a long record of success at The Milwaukee Mile, the oldest racing facility in North America. Honda-powered drivers and teams have won nine times in 17 races since the company entered Indy car competition in 1994, more than any other manufacturer.
◾Dario Franchitti is Honda's most successful driver – and most recent winner – at Milwaukee. Franchitti was victorious in 2011, driving for Target Chip Ganassi Racing, and also won in 2004, driving for Andretti Green Racing.
◾Other Honda...[Read more...]|