|THE McLAREN F1|
|FOR THE DRIVER VITALLY – AS IN ONE OF McLAREN'S WORLD CHAMPION RACING CARS – DRIVER AND VEHICLE BECOME ENTIRELY AS ONE
The primary design consideration for the McLaren F1 has been to make it without reserve 'a driver's car', an extremely high-performance design which advances all conventional boundaries. It combines Formula 1 racing car dynamics with genuine Grand Touring capabilities. ▪ Beginning with its radical and entirely innovative one-plus-two seating configuration, the McLaren...[Read more...]|
|ACURA SPEEDING TOWARD THE BIG APPLE WITH NSX SUPERCAR AND ILX ENDURANCE RACER|
|Mar 30, 2015 - NEW YORK Fresh from its first victory with the Acura TLX GT in the 2015 Pirelli World Challenge racing series, Acura will showcase an audacious new ILX endurance race car alongside the new Acura NSX supercar in a display of Acura ultra performance on April 1-12 at the 2015 New York International Auto Show.
Developed to compete head-to-head with other high-performance cars in round-the-clock endurance road racing, the ILX endurance racer features a specially modified eng...[Read more...]|
|All-new Alfa Romeo 4C and New Dodge Charger Win ‘2015 MotorWeek Drivers' Choice Awards'|
|February 12, 2015 , Auburn Hills, Mich. - MotorWeek, television's original automotive magazine, today announced that the all-new 2015 Alfa Romeo 4C is the winner of the publication's Driver's Choice award for 'Best Performance Car,' and the new 2015 Dodge Charger earned the title of 'Best Sports Sedan.'
Offering driving enthusiasts supercar-level performance, race-derived technology and seductive Italian style, the all-new 2015 Alfa Romeo 4C features a state-of-the-art carbon fiber mo...[Read more...]|
|1958 Monaco Grand Prix: An Unlikely Frenchman Steals the Show…Again|
|In 1955, perhaps the most unlikely of drivers would survive the attrition and the beckoning Monaco harbor to claim his only victory in Formula One. Some three years later, and more unlikely than ever to even win a second race at any circuit, the same Frenchman would steal the crown jewel to become just the second man in Formula One history to earn two or more victories on the streets of the principality.
Maurice Trintignant's victory in the chaotic and drama-filled 1955 Monaco Grand Prix was...[Read more...]|
|ACURA NSX PROTOTYPE EXCITES RACE FANS WITH DEMONSTRATION LAP AT HONDA INDY 200|
|A prototype Acura NSX has lapped the Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course in Lexington, Ohio, just prior to the running of the Honda Indy 200, exciting fans in the state where the NSX is being developed and will be produced, and showcasing the steady progress being made toward the planned 2015 launch of Acura's next-generation, mid-engine supercar.
The Acura NSX prototype lapped the 2.4-mile winding road course, driven by a member of the Ohio-based engineering development team. The NSX prototype sporte...[Read more...]|