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End of a racing era for Audi sports cars

Audi to close its sports-car programme 18 years and 106 wins from 186 races Tech transfer from race cars to roads INGOLSTADT, Germany - Audi is ending an era. On Saturday, November 19, not only the current season of the FIA World Endurance championship (WEC) will end in Bahrain but also Audi will end its… Continue reading End of a racing era for Audi sports cars

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Hottest Aston Martin yet: Race-bred Vantage GT8

Vantage GT8: Taking things to extremes Race-bred Vantage GT8 most extreme yet 100kg weight-savings make it lightest Vantage GAYDON, England - : Racing is in Aston Martin’s blood. From outright victory at the Le Mans 24 Hours in 1959 to many wins in GT3 and GT4 and a continued race and title-winning form in the… Continue reading Hottest Aston Martin yet: Race-bred Vantage GT8

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Aston Martin hypercar wings to fly with Red Bull F1 team

Aston Martin/Adrian Newey developing ground-breaking machine Automaker becomes Innovation Partner to Red Bull Racing Exciting prospect for customers and enthusiasts MELBOURNE, Australia - British supecar-maker Aston Martin and Formula 1 team Red Bull Racing have announced a collabation that hopes to see the creation of "a ground-breaking Aston Martin hypercar". Project ‘AM-RB 001’ says the… Continue reading Aston Martin hypercar wings to fly with Red Bull F1 team

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50 years on – will a Ford GT show the way home at Le Mans?

COLOGNE, Germany – Ford’s all-new GT race car, revealed at Le Mans in June 2015, will have its European racing debut at the Silverstone Circuit in April 2016. Two cars will be on the grid for the opening round of the 2016 International Automobile Federation’s World Endurance championship to run in the GT-Endurance Pro Class… Continue reading 50 years on – will a Ford GT show the way home at Le Mans?