The development of products and systems for automated driving is one of the central themes of Continental’s long-term technology strategy. For the five divisions within the Continental Automotive umbrella, the drive towards fully-automated driving by 2025 is a clear and concise strategy. Continental is already one of the leading manufacturers of driver assistance systems. Since the first series project in 1999 for the Mercedes S-Class, the company has realized more than 100 projects for automotive manufacturers worldwide.Read More
It was a professional monk, failed teacher, and trained beekeeper, who first discovered and recorded that you could mix and match certain traits in plants which allowed you in a way to “engineer” a better plant. Many peers of Gregor Mendel’s day didn’t think much of his studies, but if he were alive today, he would have been proud that his principles are in use in agriculture mainly, and to an extent, the automotive industry.Read More
New Porsche 911 Carrera owners now get a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to experience the Porsche Sport Driving School at Mount Cotton, Australia, courtesy of Sime Darby Auto Performance(SDAP)/Porsche Malaysia.Read More
After years of trying to make the CITROËN marque work in the country with Brookland Motors, Automobiles Citroën has finally decided to hand exclusive distributive rights to Naza Euro Motor. As of 1 January, Naza Euro Motor, a company under the wide umbrella of the Naza Group of Companies, will provide a new brand building approach as well as re-popularize the Citroën marque in the country.Read More
The all new BT-50 truck is one of the latest Mazda variants to inherit the five-point grille and overall design cues that are most recognizable amongst current and future Mazda vehicles. And these days, pick ups or trucks, for that matter, take up plenty of sedan-like features both inside and out.Read More
The development of the Polo R WRC for entry in the 2013 World Rally Championship is in full swing. As at the upcoming Neste Oil Rally Finland (28 – 30 July) Volkswagen Motorsport will also be fielding two cars of the Volkswagen Group’s Škoda brand at the ADAC Rallye Deutschland (18 – 21 August 2011).Read More
FUJI SPEEDWAY IS READY FOR 400KM OF HIGH-SPEED ACTION
30 April 2009
The 2009 AUTOBCS SUPER GT Round 3 “FUJI GT 400km RACE” will take place at Fuji Speedway in Shizuoka prefecture this weekend.
WILL NSX ACCOMPLISH 8 STRAIGHT MOTEGI WIN?
12 September 2008
On 13 and 14 September, Twin Ring Motegi will host Round 7 of the Super GT, Motegi GT 300km race. Only three races left in the 2008 Super GT Calendar, every race from here on will be crucial for all teams, and consequently, battles on the track will get hotter than ever as teams not only try to win the race, but also to fiercely grab more points than their opponents.