|MINI BRINGS MOTORSPORTS HERITAGE TO DETROIT FOR JOHN COOPER WORKS HARDTOP WORLD PREMIERE|
|◾Rally legend Rauno Aaltonen to introduce newest addition to the MINI line up
◾MINI to compete in Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge Series with LAP Motorsports
◾U.S. pricing for base model 2015 MINI John Cooper Works Hardtop is $30,600 plus D&H
Woodcliff Lake, NJ – January 12, 2015…The new 2015 MINI John Cooper Works Hardtop will make its World Premiere today at the North American International Auto Show, featuring the most powerful engine ever installed in a MINI production model...[Read more...]|
|A Difficult Race At Brands Hatch And Road America|
|Maranello 12 August – It was a difficult race at Brands Hatch in Ken t for the Ferrari's taking part in the British GT Championship and yet more disappointment across the pond in the American Le Mans Series at Road America.
The best result was for the #13 car from AF Corse driven by John Dhillon and Aaron Scott, the pairing eventually bringing the car home in eighth position. Gary Eastwood in the FF Corse #18 car came to grief early on after an accident with the BMW Z4 and was forced ...[Read more...]|
|ENDURANCE WINNERS CONQUER THE CHALLENGES|
|After 12 hours of intense racing, the winners of the 61st Mobil 1 12 Hours of Sebring were greeted by fireworks as they crossed the finish line at Sebring International Raceway. America's oldest circuit is also one of the world's most challenging, in part owing to the flat and featureless landscape. Long straightaways, tight corners and switchbacks contribute to driver fatigue making concentration paramount to staying on the bumpy track which itself generates tremendous stress on the suspensio...[Read more...]|
|RENAULT AND CATERHAM GROUP ANNOUNCE A PARTNERSHIP TO DESIGN AND BUILD SPORTS VEHICLES|
|•Renault and Caterham Group today announced their decision to join forces in pursuit of a common project: to design develop and build future sports vehicles. This agreement reflects a similar passion and expertise in sports and motorsports vehicles.
•The future vehicles will be distinctive, differentiated, and carry the respective DNA of Alpine and Caterham Cars, the automotive division of Caterham Group. They will be built at the Alpine plant in Dieppe, Normandy, in France.
•The Caterham Gr...[Read more...]|
|The Champion in Touring Car Racing : The BMW M3|
|In August 1985, a rumour surfaced in motor magazine Auto-Deutschland which emanated from a new sports car. An A Group Car from BMW that was a thoroughbred racing car according to the rules but was also to be produced in a version licensed to drive on open roads for everyday use. Speculation about this dream car that could take to normal roads and was intended for the 'Most dynamic among BMW 3 Series drivers' was right on target. But the pundits missed the mark about the motor-sport car by a mile...[Read more...]|