The 2012 Sepang F1 race is about to start in 3 hours. It is still not too late to equip yourself with F1 knowledge that would simply blow your mates away. Surprisingly, Ladbrokes came out with this nifty piece of infographic, which contains all the information you require for the 2012 […]
Archive for March, 2012
Saab’s brand may be gone, but it lives on as a touring car. Enter the 93 TTA. It is constructed by Flash Engineering and Team Tidö, to compete in the Swedish Racing Elite League, which other cars such as Volvo, BMW and Citroen also participate in. Click on the jump for […]
I was trolling on YouTube and I stumbled upon a full 8 minutes and 26 seconds lap of the Caterham Superlight R300 going through the Green Hell. The R300 is powered by a 2.0 litre Ford’s Duratec engine, which has been tuned to give an output of 175 bhp @ […]
Thailand seems to be getting the latest car launches ahead of anywhere else in this region. Already, the new Suzuki Swift and the new Mitsubishi Mirage were launched there following the more investor friendly Thai Eco-Car policy. That’s another story for another time. Coming back to the Chevrolet Trailblazer, there […]
I believe Hyundai has done it again. Ever since the Sonata was launched, the product offerings from the Korean carmaker has been getting better and better. Ahead of the New York 2012 Auto Show next month, where the Santa Fe will be making its debut, Hyundai has released 3 more […]
Thursday, 22nd March, 2012 - Under the generous auspices of somebody in a PR company affiliated to a certain petrochemical company, we were able to catch a glimpse of Brazilian Formula 1 driver Felipe Massa when he stopped over at a Shell station today.
Nissan says this design weights half the typical competition vehicle, has half the aerodynamics drag and is only powered by a turbocharged direct injection 1.6 litre four cylinder petrol engine. This funky looking car, apparently can go around corners pretty fast as well. Check out the videos after the jump.
It’s not the typical hybrid you have in mind. For starters, 0 – 100 km/h sprint can be dealt with in 3.1 seconds. Secondly, it has 770 horsepower. Originally, the 4.6 litre V8 used in the 918 has 570 horses. The additional 200 comes from, well, electric motors fitted at […]
Ford Malaysia will be holding the “all-new Ranger vs the world” roadshows at 4 major cities, starting 21st March until 29th April. Visitors to the roadshow will not only get a closer look at the new Ford Ranger but also participate in strength challenges and racing simulator games during roadshow. […]
One Friday evening, Des and I attended the Honda annual media gathering at Ciao Restaurante just off the Bulatan Kg Pandan near Jalan Tun Razak. Driving to the KL City centre on Friday normally means a massive traffic jam but fortunately for us, both Des and myself arrived at the event […]
In this video, you will see why the British are so passionate about motorsports. Incidentally, this outfit was formally known to be Team Lotus last year, prior to a court ruling that the name “Lotus” cannot be used on its own (the other Lotus team, which uses the black and […]
Rovio Entertainment has found the perfect marketing for its popular Angry Bird game – by making Caterham’s Heikki Kovalainen wear an Angry Bird themed helmet! It is natural that the Finn supports the Finnish gaming company, but more importantly, he is a huge fan of the game. We wonder how […]