|HONDA PERFORMANCE DEVELOPMENT UNVEILS 3.5-LITER PROTOTYPE ENGINE|
| ||◾Starworks Motorsport to Debut HR35TT at Sebring
◾Latest Racing Application of Production-Based Honda V6 Engine
◾Two-Team HPD Effort In TUDOR United SportsCar Championship
02/20/2014 - SANTA CLARITA, Calif. -- Honda Performance Development Thursday announced a new, 3.5-liter racing application for the versatile, production-based Honda V6 engine found in a wide range of Honda/Acura passenger cars and light trucks and now raced in multiple categories worldwide.
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|Mecum Set To Auction Off Steve Mcqueen's 'Last Ride' 1952 Chevrolet 3800 Series Pickup Truck With Custom Camper|
|Los Angeles, CA - July 16, 2013 - Mecum Auctions have announced they will be auctioning off the legendary late actor Steve McQueen's last known personal vehicle at the Mecum Celebrity Items Auction: Celebrating the Legendary History of Hollywood at the Barker Hangar in Santa Monica, CA July 26-27, 2013. While much is known of McQueen's antique motorcycle collection, he was also an avid collector of vintage cars and trucks. Throughout his lifetime, he owned more than 60 rare vehicles inclu...[Read more...]|
|Ready To Take On Pikes Peak|
|For the first time, the nine-time world champion and the wild animal got the chance to drive the famous Pikes Peak hill climb course in its entirety, which reaches a vertiginous 4300 metres at its summit. Peugeot Sport used the test to refine the set-up of the car to match the unique demands of Pikes Peak. The team and driver are now ready to take on the massive challenge in two weeks time. Or as ready as anyone will ever be for one of the biggest adventures that remain in motorsport…
|SEBASTIEN LOEB'S FIRST KING OF THE PEAK TRACK TESTS|
|When Sébastien Loeb's helicopter landed alongside the high-security track at La Ferté-Vidame, in northwestern France, the rally star believed he was in for a routine test session. After just a handful of laps in the car, he realised that this was something different, however… 'The 208 T16 Pikes Peak is a rocket! It's so powerful! The first time you drive it, each gear change practically stuns you. The shifts are really brutal, and it takes a little time to anticipate the sudden jarring. You get ...[Read more...]|
|Audi R18 e-tron quattro: heading for Le Mans with all-wheel drive|
|In a month from now a prestigious success will be at stake for Audi. On June 16/17, a hybrid vehicle could be winning the Le Mans 24 Hours for the first time.
Electrified drive and quattro all-wheel drive – what looks like two different worlds at first glance has been merged into a technological synthesis by Audi. 'Soon after the TDI phase had begun we started to think about the hybridization of a Le Mans sports prototype, when it was foreseeable that the regulations would open up this optio...[Read more...]|