|THE LAMBORGHINI MIURA CELEBRATES ITS 50TH ANNIVERSARY ON THE ROADS OF 'THE ITALIAN JOB'|
|Sant'Agata Bolognese, 20 May 2016 - As part of celebrations commemorating the 50th anniversary of the Miura, Automobili Lamborghini has sent two Miuras from its Museum down the route used in the film, 'The Italian Job', directed by Peter Collinson. In the opening sequence of the 1969 cult film, the cars traveled up the hairpin curves of state road 27 around Great St. Bernard mountain, in the heart of the Italian Alps.
During the event, the 'fathers' of the Miura met in a warm reunion. ...[Read more...]|
|Fiat Chrysler Automobiles key player in the Classic Days in Germany|
|Concours d'elegance, parades and special races on roads closed to traffic: this is the packed programme reserved for the historic cars arriving at the medieval Dyck castle
• Alfa Romeo takes part with four precious models: the prototype 750 Competizione (1955), the 8C 2900 Le Mans (1938), the Giulietta SZ (1960) and the 1900 Sport Spider (1954)
• Under the spotlight the Lancia 037 Rally (1984 - group B) and the Formula 1 Lancia D50 (1955)
• At the German event also the Abarth 1000 Monomille ...[Read more...]|
|82nd Rallye Automobile Monte-Carlo (14-19 January 2014)|
| ||The Organization Committee of the Automobile Club de Monaco has revealed today the details of the
2014 edition which features a substantially modified route and a return to the 'Hautes-Alpes' Department and some special events hosted by the city of Gap.
After three days of recce, from Saturday 11th to Monday, January 13th, this week will be a real marathon
for the 80 competitors allowed to take part at the event. First novelty on the program: the return of the traditional departure ceremony...[Read more...]|
|SLENDER LEAD FOR VOLKSWAGEN DRIVER SÉBASTIEN OGIER IN PORTUGAL|
|80 kilometres against the clock, just 119 metres advantage: Sébastien Ogier and Julien Ingrassia (F/F) hold a slender lead at the Rally Portugal in their Volkswagen Polo R WRC. Also among the front-runners are their team-mates Jari-Matti Latvala and Miikka Anttila (FIN/FIN), who ended day one in Portugal just 11.4 seconds behind Ogier and Ingrassia in third place.
Tyre selection for the first five of the rally's 15 special stages added to the excitement at the fourth round of the FIA World Ra...[Read more...]|
|OGIER TRIUMPHS IN SWEDEN – VOLKSWAGEN CLAIMS MAIDEN VICTORY IN THE WORLD RALLY CHAMPIONSHIP|
|Ogier triumphs in Sweden - Volkswagen claims maiden victory in the World Rally Championship
Wolfsburg (10 February 2013). A milestone for Volkswagen in motorsport: Sébastien Ogier and Julien Ingrassia (F/F) have won the Rally Sweden at the wheel of the Polo R WRC. In doing so, Volkswagen has already far exceeded its own expectations of what is the team's debut season in the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC). In only its second competitive outing, the 315-hp World Rally Car from Wolfsburg emer...[Read more...]|