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Daily Archives: August 18th, 2014

Mitsubishi Asia14A Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV plug-in hybrid electric four-wheel drive SUV, entered and managed by the Two & Four Motor Sports rally team supported by Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC), successfully completed the FIA-certified Asia Cross Country Rally 2014 (AXCR)[1] in its T1E class (electric vehicle class). Read More »

Revival StonehengeWhere else in the world can you see a full scale model of Stonehenge, the largest gathering of Jaguar D-types and Mods and Rockers duking it out on Brighton Pier without leaving the confines of a racing track?  At the Goodwood Revival of course, which takes place from 12 – 14 September at the Goodwood Motor Circuit. Read More »

Many car manufacturers attempt to win 24 hour motor races for years without success but Audi has recently celebrated not only one win, or even two, but three victories in the same year – for a second time!

Having scored a 13th Le Mans 24 Hour race victory with the hybrid diesel Audi R18 e-tron quattro, Audi has gone on to win the prestigious Nürburgring and Spa 24 Hour races with the Audi R8 LMS ultra GT3 sportscar this summer.

At Le Mans in June, Audi’s victorious hybrid sportscar used 22% less fuel per 100 kilometres than the winning 2013 R18 e-tron quattro. Since the TDI era began in racing in 2006 – when Audi became the first manufacturer to win at Le Mans with a diesel-engined sportscar – there has been a 38% reduction in fuel consumption. Read More »

Mini Hungary14MINI and the Monster Energy X-raid Team finished the seventh round in the FIA World Cup for Cross Country Rallies on the podium. Orlando Terranova/Rolando Bernardo Graue (AR/AR) and Vladimir Vasilyev/Konstantin Zhiltsov (RU/RU) crossed the line in 2nd and 3rd position behind winner Nasser Al-Attiyah (QT) after a tough challenge of 600kms. Read More »

– Positions two and three in DTM race at the Nürburgring
– Mike Rockenfeller and Edoardo Mortara on podium
– Four Audi RS 5 DTM cars retired after collisions

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