|FIVE MORE RACING LUMINARIES ARE INDUCTED INTO THE MOTOR SPORT HALL OF FAME|
|Last night another five racing luminaries were inducted into the Motor Sport Hall of Fame at the Royal Automobile Club's Woodcote Park country estate.
This year was the first time the inductees were decided by the public and, after over 25,000 votes were placed, the new members included Sid Watkins (Formula 1), Dan Gurney (US racing), Valentino Rossi (motorcycles), Sébastien Loeb (rally) and Derek Bell (sports cars).
The event kicked off with a panel discussion on 'The Great Rivals' with n...[Read more...]|
|WILLIAMS FW08C TO STAR IN LIVE ACTION ARENA AT AUTOSPORT INTERNATIONAL|
|◾Visitors to Autosport International this January will see the 1983 Williams Formula One car in action
◾A Williams-Cosworth FW08C won the 1983 Monaco Grand Prix, and will star in the Live Action Arena at the show
◾Originally driven by Keke Rosberg and Jacques Laffite, the car finished fourth in the 1983 Constructors' Championship
◾The first F1 car driven by Ayrton Senna was an FW08C
◾Eight significant cars from Williams' history on display at the show
◾The Jaguar C-X75, as featured in the 2...[Read more...]|
|COSWORTH ANNOUNCES SHIFT IN PERFORMANCE AFTERMARKET STRATEGY WITH LAUNCH OF UNIQUE POWER PACKAGES|
|◾Cosworth set to revolutionize its approach to aftermarket products by focusing on validated Power Packages suitable for warranty by vehicle manufacturers
◾Company deliberately moves on from individual component supply towards fully validated system packages using motorsport experience
◾Cosworth unveils first of its new range of Power Packages - the FA20 engine platform for Scion FR-S, Subaru BRZ and Toyota GT86
Cosworth has today announced a notable step change in its supply of cutting edg...[Read more...]|
|RK Motors Collector Car Auctions To Offer Historic Hunt McLaren M26 Formula 1 Racecar|
|Charlotte, N.C. – September 9, 2013-- RK Motors Collector Car Auctions (RKMCCA) will offer collector car enthusiasts the first-ever opportunity to bid on James Hunt's iconic1977 McLaren M26 (Lot #3032). The legendary racecar will be in the spotlight at the RKMCCA auction at the Charlotte Convention Center, October 31 to November 3.
Steeped in Formula 1 history, this legendary McLaren earned Hunt's last-ever Formula 1 win at the Japanese Grand Prix in 1977. Hunt will be featured in the ...[Read more...]|
|Australian Grand Prix Wrap Up - Bloody Nora, Williams-Toyota!|
|Though it rather appeared to be a lackluster race due to Raikkonen/Ferrari dominance, the Australian Grand Prix did offer some noteworthy highlights that could be signs of things to come. Much was made after the race about Raikkonen being able to step right into the Ferrari and win in his first attempt, but that wasn't the biggest news story that developed out the Australian Grand Prix. That honor went to Williams-Toyota.
Super Aguri came to Australia and set a pace that made people wonder ...[Read more...]|