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24 Hours of Le Mans – 2011 Spotter Guides | By Andy Blackmore Design + Nissan

In little less than 12 hours from now, 56 cars in 4 classifications will make their ways around Circuit of the Sarthe for the more renowned race in motor sport, the 24 Hours of Le Mans. At an average speed of 130 miles per hour, along with … READ MORE


Audi R18 – Pinewood Derby Racer | By Scout Leader Sam Francis

With motorsports’ most prestigious endurance race, 24 Hours of Le Mans, to take place this weekend. It was only fitting to visit the most talked about “vehicle”, the Audi R18. Though quite impressive in itself, the subject matter in this case is the not the actual version … READ MORE


Mercedes-Benz Signature Program | Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG In Gulf Livery Colorway

A notable entry to last month’s New York International Auto Show wasn’t a new model or concept vehicle. Instead, it was the Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG in Gulf Livery colorway. Made legendary by the late John Wyer and his Ford GT40 (later Porsche 917) during their reign at … READ MORE


Aston Martin – V12 Vantage GT3

Its bespoke approach in car making meant the sale of Aston Martin to a group of private investors in 2007 was the right decision. Without pressures from stock holders or the constantly gauging the market, the venerable brand doubled its effort in propagating its racing heritage instead. … READ MORE

Audi R18 TDI Le Mans Prototype 1 Testing At Sebring Raceway | Video

Many have mentioned its semblances to the Batmobile, while those in the realm of anime have said its uncanny similarities with with Zaku Mobile Suit from the Gundam anime series. But all the comparisons stop once the drivers from Audi Sport Team Joest turns on the 3.7-liter … READ MORE

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Audi – New Audi R18 For 2011 Le Mans 24 Hours

You certainly do not want to “bump” into this beast in a dark alleyway. To ensure its continue dominance in motorsport’s most prestigious endurance race, Le Mans 24 Hours, Audi, the brand with 4 Rings, unveiled a brand new LMP1 (Le Mans Prototype 1) race car, the … READ MORE