|HYBRID TECHNOLOGY IN THE LMP1 PORSCHE 919 HYBRID|
| ||• FIA World Endurance Championship WEC, LMP1, Technology|
Atlanta, Georgia. This weekend, the Le Mans Prototype Porsche 919 Hybrid has its only 2016 appearance in Germany. At the six-hour race to be held on the Grand Prix circuit of the Nürburgring, the fourth round of the FIA World Endurance Championship(WEC), the series' leader fights to defend its title. At the same time its mission is to revolutionize the technology of future sports cars.
With the 919 Hybrid, Porsche has dev...[Read more...]
|FIA WORLD ENDURANCE CHAMPIONSHIP (WEC) - PRESENTATION 2015 PORSCHE 919 HYBRID|
|• 2015 Porsche 919 Hybrid – proven base was extensively optimised|
Suttgart. At the Paul Ricard Circuit in France today, Porsche presented the second generation of its Le Mans Prototype 919 Hybrid race car as a technical evolution in a three-colour concept. Porsche also confirmed it will switch to the highest of the four energy categories in the LMP1 class. The performance of the energy recovery system was able to be increased by around one-third as compared to 2014. This means ...[Read more...]
|FRENCH HISTORY TAKES CENTRE STAGE AT RM'S PARIS COLLECTOR CAR AUCTION AT PLACE VAUBAN|
|• RM Auctions returns to the stunning Place Vauban for its second annual collector car sale in Paris, 4 February, 2015
• Held during the world-famous Retromobile week, the multi-million euro sale features a magnificent selection of 60 blue-chip motor cars
• Early highlights led by two automobiles with wonderful French provenance, a 1935 Delahaye 135 S and 1934 Lancia Belna Eclipse
• Full event details available at www.rmauctions.com
LONDON (November 25, 2014) – RM Auctions, the worl...[Read more...]|
|Historic Trans-Am and Can-Am Cars Highlight Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion Schedule|
|Italian Automotive Icon Maserati Takes Center Stage as Featured Marque
MONTEREY, Calif., January 10, 2014 — Thunder will be reverberating among the Monterey hillsides as two fan-favorite groups—historic Trans-Am cars from the pony war era of 1966-1972 and the powerful 1963-1974 Can-Am cars—compete at the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion August 14-17, 2014.
The familiar Mustangs, Camaros, Javelins, Challengers and Trans-Ams return to the setting where they once professiona...[Read more...]|
|Famous Bentley 4¼-Litre 'Embiricos' Special Makes Star Appearance At Crewe Factory|
|One of the rarest and most valuable Bentleys in the world, the 4¼-Litre 'Embiricos' special, is making an historic appearance at the marque's home in Crewe. Fresh from taking part in the Louis Vuitton 'Serenissima Run' in Venice and featuring at the Le Mans Classic as part of the Bentley lineup, this magnificent car takes pride of place in the Lineage Showroom at the firm's Pyms Lane factory until September.
Throughout the 1930s Bentley Motors, then owned by Rolls-Royce, was producing fast,...[Read more...]|