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Sim Drifter Gets Behind the Wheel of a 900-HP Nissan S15, Can He Handle It?
Sim Drifter Gets Behind the Wheel of a 900-HP Nissan S15, Can He Handle It?

30 Nov 2021, 20:53 UTC / Is there any connection between drifting in Assetto Corsa on your computer and doing the same thing in real life? This man is about to answer that question

 
Aston Martin Valkyrie Goes Topless With New Spider Variant
Aston Martin Valkyrie Goes Topless With New Spider Variant

12 Aug 2021, 21:52 UTC / Five years after the AM-RB 001 Concept previewed the Valkyrie, the V12-engined and KERS-equipped hypercar gains a roofless variant

 
R36 Nissan GT-R May Go Hybrid, Coming 2023 With KERS
R36 Nissan GT-R May Go Hybrid, Coming 2023 With KERS

9 Aug 2020, 15:30 UTC / Thanks to a kinetic energy recovery system, the R36 generation Nissan GT-R could save a little fuel while also improving on the performance of the R35

 
All Volvo Cars to Have Plug-In Hybrid Variants
All Volvo Cars to Have Plug-In Hybrid Variants

22 Feb 2019, 14:05 UTC / Volvo said that starting this year, the entire lineup of cars it sells will have at least one plug-in hybrid variant, others to use mild-hybrid systems

 
2020 Volvo XC90 Gets KERS, Adds a B to Its Name
2020 Volvo XC90 Gets KERS, Adds a B to Its Name

22 Feb 2019, 13:01 UTC / The kinetic energy recovery braking system in the Volvo XC90 will help the car achieve a 15 percent reduction in fuel consumption and emissions

 
Formula 1 Energy Recovery System Explained
Formula 1 Energy Recovery System Explained

6 May 2018, 08:12 UTC / Formula 1 plans to give up the use of the Motor Generator Unit Heat system because it is the most complex and costly element of the Formula 1 car.

 
Here’s The 2019 Aston Martin Vanquish Tearing Up The Nurburgring
Here’s The 2019 Aston Martin Vanquish Tearing Up The Nurburgring

8 Jan 2018, 13:52 UTC / The Vanquish is getting ever-closer to its world premiere, but Aston Martin still is fine-tuning the newcomer on the world's most challenging racetrack

 
Aston Martin Valkyrie Hypercar Finally Shows Off Its Headlights
Aston Martin Valkyrie Hypercar Finally Shows Off Its Headlights

14 Jun 2017, 15:17 UTC / It took Aston Martin approximately 10 months to do it, but the Valkyrie is now proud to show off its full-LED headlights

 
Infiniti Unveils High Performance Concept Car, It's Called Project Black S
Infiniti Unveils High Performance Concept Car, It's Called Project Black S

3 Mar 2017, 16:46 UTC / Infiniti has published a few photos of what it calls Project Black S. It is a Q60 that has been tuned with F1 engineers, and it's not yet ready for production

 
Volvo’s New Flywheel Technology Improves Fuel Efficiency by Up to 25 Percent
Volvo’s New Flywheel Technology Improves Fuel Efficiency by Up to 25 Percent

26 Apr 2013, 09:19 UTC / While Chinese and European sales have cost the company a great deal of cash last year, Volvo is still working on innovative systems that can improve both performance and fuel efficiency. Their la...

 
Ferrari F150 Supercar Sounds Like an F1 Racer
Ferrari F150 Supercar Sounds Like an F1 Racer

5 Feb 2013, 15:29 UTC / 2013 is an important year in Maranello, not because the company is launching another perfume line, but because they are getting ready for the introduction of a new Enzo. The car developed under t...

 
FIA: Moveable Parts Will Increase Show in Formula 1
FIA: Moveable Parts Will Increase Show in Formula 1

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC / FIA are likely to discuss the possibility of introducing “moveable aerodynamic devices” into the sport of Formula 1 during their meeting with the FOTA representatives later today. As sho...

 
Twelve Buyers Interested in Honda F1 Team Purchase
Twelve Buyers Interested in Honda F1 Team Purchase

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC / Honda seems to be getting pretty close to finally selling their Formula 1 operations to an interested investor. After announcing there have been plenty of offers to take over the F1 team following H...

 
Christian Klien Still Believes in F1 Future
Christian Klien Still Believes in F1 Future

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC / Christian Klien insisted his time in the Formula 1 championship is far from being over. The Austrian has been testing for Honda and BMW for the past 2 years but feels confident that his time will co...

 
Renault's R29 Fails Crash Tests
Renault's R29 Fails Crash Tests

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC / The Renault car for next season failed two of the three FIA crash tests ahead of its official launch later this month, according to some sources revealed by autosport.com. While confirming the news,...

 
Massa: I'll Come Stronger in 2009
Massa: I'll Come Stronger in 2009

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC / KERS or no KERS, Ferrari's Felipe Massa feels confident that he can only get better in the upcoming season of F1. The Brazilian insisted that what happened last season, especially at Interlagos...

 
Red Bull to Use Renault KERS in 2009
Red Bull to Use Renault KERS in 2009

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC / Red Bull have decided not to use an in-house developed Kinetic Energy Recovery System ahead of their 2009 campaign inside the Formula 1 championship. Instead, Dieter Mateschitz's team are to tu...

 
Ferrari: KERS is Vital to Win Championship
Ferrari: KERS is Vital to Win Championship

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC / Although they became the first F1 team to launch its 2009-spec machinery this winter, Ferrari are expecting plenty of work ahead of their 60th campaign in the Great Circle. As revealed by team princ...

 
Coulthard: Engine Performance Will Count in 2009
Coulthard: Engine Performance Will Count in 2009

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC / While taking a more active role in finding and preparing young talents for the tough world of Formula 1, David Coulthard is very much interested with how his former team will prepare itself for the ...

 
Peugeot Might Test Ferrari's KERS Unit on 908 Prototype
Peugeot Might Test Ferrari's KERS Unit on 908 Prototype

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC / According to some media reports based on 'F1 sources', Ferrari have joined efforts with Peugeot for developing a functional KERS unit by the beginning of the 2009 season. Peugeot are there...