Thursday, July 28, 2016

Formula DRIFT Round 5: True North Results

Formula DRIFT presented by BlackVue held their first international event as part of the Pro Championship in Canada at Autodrome St-Eustache.  Fredric Aasbo in the Rockstar Energy / Nexen Tire Scion tC took the victory and moves within 3 points of the leader in the standings with only three events remaining in the 2016 season. In one of the most...

Mazda Prototypes to Carry Tribute Liveries at CTMP

After an outpouring of fan enthusiasm at Watkins Glen International, the Mazda Prototype team will again carry special liveries honoring the 25th anniversary of Mazda’s victory at Le Mans as the IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship goes to Canadian Tire Motorsport Park (CTMP) in Bowmanville, Ontario. The two-hour, forty-minute Mobil 1 SportsCar Grand Prix takes place Sunday, and can be...

Aston Martin and Red Bull Racing Unveil AM-RB 001 Hypercar

The product of a unique Innovation Partnership between the British luxury brand and eminent F1TM team, this ambitious, uncompromising and wholly extraordinary collaboration combines the vision and skills of two world-leading brands to create a road car the like of which has never been seen before. The three men charged with realising this shared vision are Adrian Newey, Red Bull...

World Premiere of the New 2017 Porsche Panamera

On Tuesday, June 28th, Porsche celebrated the world premiere of the new 2017 Panamera in Berlin accompanied by a spectacular display of lights, music and choreography. Over 300 international media representatives – as well as guests from business, sports and the entertainment industry – were able to view the second generation of the sports sedan for the first time....

Lamborghini Miura’s 50th Anniversary at Goodwood Festival of Speed

A Miura SV restored by Lamborghini PoloStorico was awarded ‘overall winner’ in the Cartier Style et Luxe Concours d’Elegance at Goodwood Festival of Speed 2016, in the year that Automobili Lamborghini celebrates the Miura’s 50th anniversary. Miura chassis #4846 is the original Miura SV shown at the 1971 Geneva motor show, and the subject of a full restoration by Lamborghini’s...

#TestDrive: 2016 Honda CBR500R

I’m not going to lie, I was expecting the CBR500R to be overrated. Like the Suzuki “Gixer”, everyone likes it so it has to be a bandwagon thing. Then I hopped on it and I understood all the hype. For the 2016 model year, Honda has sent this CBR back to the drawing board for a few well-deserved upgrades, including a...

The New 2017 Mercedes-AMG GT R

From the world's most demanding racetrack directly onto the road: Never before has Mercedes-AMG packed so much motorsport technology into a production vehicle than into the new AMG GT R. The front-mid-engine concept with a transaxle, V8 Biturbo engine rated at 577 hp, extensively modified suspension, new aerodynamics and intelligent lightweight construction laid the foundation for an especially dynamic...

Aston Martin Unveils Limited Edition Vanquish Zagato

Aston Martin today announces a limited series production of the exhilarating Vanquish Zagato Coupe; the latest creation from its long-standing partnership with the prestigious Italian design-house Zagato. The Vanquish Zagato Concept was unveiled to great acclaim at the prestigious Concorso d'Eleganza Villa d'Este at Lake Como, Italy in May 2016. Thanks to unprecedented customer interest, a strictly limited production run...