|RARE 1955 PORSCHE 550 SPYDER STEALS THE SHOW AT RM SOTHEBY'S PARIS SALE|
|• RM Sotheby's generates over €19 million at its third annual Paris sale during the world-famous Rétromobile week
• Top seller on the night was the stunning 1955 Porsche 550 Spyder for €2.744.000
• Seven lots exceed €1 million each
• World record price achieved for 1992 Lancia Delta HF Integrale Evo 1 'Martini 6'
• Packed auction room with bidders hailing from 24 countries
• Complete RM Paris results available at www.rmsothebys.com
• RM Sotheby's continues its 2016 European calendar with i...[Read more...]|
|ASTON MARTIN TAKES DOUBLE VICTORY AT BARBER MOTORSPORTS PARK|
|Aston Martin Racing's Vantage GT4 and North American partner team TRG-AMR took two race wins in the Pirelli World Challenge this weekend (24/25 April), enabling Kris Wilson (US) take the GTS Drivers' Championship lead.
The experienced GT racing team returned to the fourth round of the championship with its #07 Vantage GT4 and driver Wilson, and left with its second and third Pirelli World Challenge race wins of 2015 under its belt.
Team Principal Kevin Buckler commented: 'What an incredibl...[Read more...]|
|ASTON MARTIN RACING JOINS HANERGY IN SOLAR-POWERED PROJECT|
|Le Mans, 13 June 2014 - Aston Martin Racing has signed a partnership agreement with solar technologies experts Hanergy Global Solar in a project exploring how the sun's energy can be used to improve race car performance at the pinnacle of sportscar racing, the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC), starting with the 24 Hours of Le Mans this weekend (14-15 June).
Hanergy, a Beijing-based, global clean energy company, is at the forefront of global solar technologies and is the largest t...[Read more...]|
|SHANGHAI SURPRISE FOR SHULZHITSKIY|
|SHANGHAI, China - When round seven of the 2013 FIA World Endurance Championship takes place in Shanghai, China this weekend, it will mark the LM P2 debut of another GT Academy graduate. Russian Mark Shulzhitskiy is following in the footsteps of Lucas Ordonez, Jordan Tresson and Jann Mardenborough who all progressed with Nissan to LM P2 in recent years.
Twenty-four year-old Mark won GT Academy Russia in 2012 and since then he has been racing the Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3 in the Blancpain En...[Read more...]|
|LOTUS RACING SET TO REVEAL ITS MOTORSPORT METTLE AT AUTOSPORT INTERNATIONAL|
|Lotus Racing, the motorsport arm of Group Lotus Plc, tips a nod to its enthusiast racing heritage with its plans to unveil two new Exige models, both set to wow race car aficionados during the 2013 Autosport International show.
With links to its award winning cousin the Exige S, the two new derivatives are set for their first public debut and will be another exclusive for the show. The cars, the Exige V6 Cup, the latest Cup version for track or road and its pure race-bred sibling the Exige V...[Read more...]|