|SEBASTIEN LOEB WINS GOODWOOD FESTIVAL OF SPEED SUNDAY SHOOT-OUT IN PEUGEOT 208 T16 PIKES PEAK CAR|
|Sebastien Loeb added victory at the Goodwood Festival of Speed shoot-out to his enormous trophy cabinet with a stirring run during Sunday afternoon's against-the-clock timed run.
The nine-time World Rally Champion, who now races for Citroen in the World Touring Car Championship, had qualified second fastest in the fearsome Peugeot 208 T16 Pikes Peak car, and shaved almost a second from his Saturday time to take the top spot when it counted most in a time of 44.60 seconds.
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|Peugeot at the 84th Geneva Motor Show : Two vehicles and two engines on show for the first time|
|On its stand at the 84th Geneva Motor Show, PEUGEOT unveils the trump cards of a double offensive, product and technology driven. With the latest introductions to the youngest range in its history, the brand creates the event with the new PEUGEOT 108 and the new PEUGEOT 308 SW; the new PureTech 1.2 litre 3-cylinder petrol engine, the new BlueHDi Diesel engines (an exclusive Euro 6 Diesel emissions technology), the HYbrid4 Diesel hybrid range and the 2008 HYbrid Air concept confirm its technologi...[Read more...]|
|TOYOTA PIKES PEAK POST-PRACTICE NOTES & QUOTES 6-28-13|
| ||In this morning's final tune-up for the 91st running of the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb (June 30), the Toyota TMG EV P002 electric race car and driver Rod Millen ran a time of two and a half minutes (2:32.200) on the middle portion of the 12.42-mile, 156-turn course -- from Glen Cove to Devil's Playground, approximately three miles in length. TRD, U.S.A. (Toyota Racing Development) is overseeing competition efforts for the Toyota TMG EV P002, which set the Electric Class record in 2012 ...[Read more...]|
|Victory For Tanner Foust In Finland American Rockstar Energy Drink Driver Takes Second Win Of 2013|
|KOUVOLA, Finland (June 10, 2013) -- Tanner Foust earned another European Rallyross Championship win this weekend in Finland, to make it two victories in two championship starts this year.
It was a come-from-behind performance for Foust, who started the Rockstar Energy Drink Ford Fiesta ST on the back row in the SuperCars final but fought through the pack to take the lead late in the race and hold it to the checkered flag.
'From the back row it's just chaos,' said Foust, who moved f...[Read more...]|
|FIVE MILLION AUDI QUATTRO DRIVE SYSTEMS|
|VICTORY LAP FOR A SUPERIOR TECHNOLOGY
- Five millionth Audi with permanent all-wheel drive rolls off the assembly line
- A successful 33 years for quattro on the road and in motorsport
AUDI AG celebrates a very special event today – the five millionth Audi with a quattro drive system. The car is a white Audi A6 allroad 3.0 TDI; it rolled off the assembly line at the Neckarsulm plant. The record is a testament to the leading role played by the pioneering all-wheel drive – no other ...[Read more...]|