Lewis Hamilton secured an unlikely win in the Formula 1 German Grand Prix on Sunday, starting from 14th on the grid while title rival and pole-sitter Sebastian Vettel crashed out from the lead in mixed weather conditions.
Hamilton, who came into Germany trailing by eight points in the championship standings, left with an unlikely 17-point lead. The win was the 44th of Hamilton’s F1 career and first from outside a top-six starting position.
McLaren deal to join IndyCar in 2019 is dead … or is it? Read more: http://autoweek.com/article/indycar/mclaren-deal-join-indycar-2019-dead-or-it#ixzz5LOZ6ua9P
Dodge has gone insane, and we mean that in the best way possible. While the car market has withered, the Charger and Challenger have thrived. In the past 10 years, sales are up 70 percent. It’s starting to seem like the money guys at FCA have given the SRT boys carte blanche to do whatever their collective 16-year-old brains want.
STI, Subaru’s motorsports, and special performance vehicle division celebrates their 30th anniversary. See how STI changed Subaru forever.
2018 STI, WRX/STI cabin, 2018 WRX, 2018 STI
30 years ago, Subaru was a tiny auto manufacturer struggling to survive and just introduced the Legacy, the first Subaru vehicle built in the U.S. and a clear move to position the automaker as more upscale. Subaru Tecnica International (STI) was launched on April 2, 1988 as the brand’s motorsport subsidiary and it put Subaru on a course leading to success around the globe. Subaru never looked back.
Tesla Model 3’s production is now personally managed and directed by Tesla CEO Elon Musk as he says it’s his “most critical job’ right now. Here is how he will do it.
It’s a good news that Tesla’s CEO is personally taking charge of the Model 3’s production. It’s good news that they all understand (and I am sure they do) that in light of declining Model S sales increasing the Model 3’s production is the most critical job they need to accomplish with the highest possible quality right now. That will improve the investor confidence, inject cache in the indebted company and turn Model 3 per-orders into delivered sales.
Google Chevy Bolt battery fire and you will not find a single story that says Chevy Bolt had an accident and battery caught fire. Yet, there are number of Tesla cases where the battery caught fire after an accident. Why Tesla batteries catch fire while Chevy Volt and Bolt batteries don’t. Or at least, in the case of Bolt and Volt the battery fires are extremely rare or unusual.