Lewis Hamilton wins crash-marred Bahrain Grand Prix

November 29, 2020 0 Comments

Lewis Hamilton won the Bahrain Formula One Grand Prix for Mercedes on Sunday after French driver Romain Grosjean had a miraculous escape from a fiery first-lap crash that ripped his car in two. The win, from pole position, was the 95th of seven-times world champion Hamilton’s career and came with the safety car leading the …

Toyota's SEMA 2020 themes are overlanding and drifting

November 2, 2020 0 Comments

Toyota has been for years one of the biggest OEM supporters of SEMA, the aftermarket advocacy group and show organizer. The SEMA Show has been canceled this year (because 2020) but that doesn’t mean the parade of wildly customized cars has ceased. Instead, it’s moved to an online format called SEMA 360, giving companies a …

Lewis Hamilton wins Emilia Romagna Grand Prix in big day for Mercedes

November 1, 2020 0 Comments

Runaway championship leader Lewis Hamilton overcame a sluggish start to win the Emilia Romagna Grand Prix on Sunday for a record-extending 93rd Formula One victory. Hamilton beat Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas by 5.7 seconds and rushed over to celebrate with the team’s engineers and mechanics after the team clinched a record-extending seventh straight constructors’ title. …

Geely's new EV plant in China will build premium Polestar cars

October 26, 2020 0 Comments

BEIJING/SHANGHAI — An electric vehicle factory planned by China’s Geely will produce cars under the premium Polestar marque, two people with direct knowledge of the matter told Reuters on Monday. Zhejiang Geely Holding Group plans to build a plant with annual manufacturing capacity of 30,000 premium EVs in the western city of Chongqing, run by …

Lewis Hamilton wins Portuguese GP for record 92nd F1 victory

October 25, 2020 0 Comments

British driver Lewis Hamilton made Formula One history on Sunday, winning the Portuguese Grand Prix for a 92nd career victory to move one ahead of German great Michael Schumacher. Hamilton finished nearly 25.6 seconds ahead of Mercedes teammate Valtteri Bottas and 34.5 clear of Red Bull’s Max Verstappen for his eighth win of another dominant …

Hamilton wears ‘#EndSARS’ T-shirt for pre-race interview

October 25, 2020 0 Comments

Nigerians have been demonstrating for weeks against a police unit, the Special Anti-Robbery Squad (SARS), which rights groups have for years accused of extortion, harassment, torture and murders. “I’ve got to show this,” Hamilton, Formula One’s only Black driver, told Sky Sports television as he revealed a green T-shirt with #EndSARS written on it at …

Red Bull hopes to take over Honda’s F1 engine program

October 24, 2020 0 Comments

“The more we look, there really only is one option that works,” he told Sky Sports television at the Portuguese Grand Prix. Champions Mercedes have said they do not have the capacity to supply Red Bull, leaving only Renault and Ferrari as the alternatives to the Honda engine.

Christmas Comes Early With Manhart F350 Mini JCW

October 24, 2020 0 Comments

350 in name and horsepower.