|EXCITEMENT FOR TANNER FOUST AT X GAMES|
|AUSTIN, Tex. (June 8, 2014) - It was a hard-fought race for Rockstar Energy Drink driver Tanner Foust this weekend at X Games in Austin, the second round of the Global Rallycross Championship.
The four-time gold medalist, who has earned more X Games rally medals than any other competitor, was favored for a return to the podium in Austin. But, he rolled his Volkswagen while battling into the lead and found himself out of contention.
'Once again, I'm super impressed by how the Volkswa...[Read more...]|
|TANNER FOUST EARNS RALLYCROSS PODIUM IN LAS VEGAS ROCKSTAR ENERGY DRINK DRIVER RUNNER-UP IN 2013 GRC|
|LAS VEGAS, Nev. (November 8, 2013) - Rockstar Energy Drink driver Tanner Foust scored his fourth Global Rallycross podium of the year at an exciting season finale held under the lights of the Las Vegas strip on Thursday evening.
It was a strong event from start to finish for the two-time Global Rallycross champion, with Foust taking the top qualifying spot and winning both of his heats en route to the action-packed Final.
But in the Final, where gaining the hole-shot through the fir...[Read more...]|
|SÉBASTIEN LOEB AND THE PEUGEOT 208 T16 PIKES PEAK SET NEW RECORD|
|After months of anticipation, Sébastien Loeb has shattered the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb record with a breath-taking time of 8m13.878s in the 208 T16 Pikes Peak. The Frenchman negotiated the 20 kilometres and 156 corners of the mountain at an average speed of 145kph.
Loeb's time blitzed the previous best of 9m46.164s, set by Rhys Millen last year, with the top three finishers all beating the 2012 record. 'For me, this was the race of the year,' said Loeb at the finish, 4300 metres h...[Read more...]|
|All-New Range Rover Sport Sets Pikes Peak Hill Climb Record|
|◾The transformational on-road dynamics of the Range Rover Sport conquers one of the world's most unforgiving driving challenges
◾New hill climb record for production SUV set on 12.42-mile Colorado mountain's hill road
◾New record confirms the Range Rover Sport as Land Rover's fastest, most responsive and agile vehicle to date
◾Short documentary film, the first in 'The Driven Challenges' series, will follow
(COLORADO SPRINGS, CO) - June 7, 2013 -The all-new Range Rover Sport yesterda...[Read more...]|
|NEVADA GRANTS AUDI THE FIRST AUTOMAKER PERMIT TO OPERATE AUTONOMOUS VEHICLES ON PUBLIC ROADS|
|•Audi gets second-ever license from the state to test Audi piloted driving
•Audi piloted driving and parking technology will be a focus at 2013 CES
•Audi has been an autonomous driving pioneer through work by its Electronics Research Lab in Silicon Valley and Stanford University
The State of Nevada issued to Audi only the second license allowing the testing of autonomous vehicles on the state's public roads. This makes Audi the first automotive original equipment manufacturer to obtain t...[Read more...]|