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McLaren to reveal the P1 GTR soon

McLaren to reveal the P1 GTR soon

[swf src=”http://www.motortrader.com.my/news/wp-content/uploads/images/2014/04/620x75MotorTrader.swf” width=620 height=75] McLaren will be showcasing its newly designed track focused version of the venerable P1 supercar dubbed the P1 GTR at the 2014 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance (15th August). Though only in design concept form, the reveal has been put forth to show the public what the […]

BMW 3-Series faces recall in the US

BMW 3-Series faces recall in the US

In the United States, BMW has issued a recall of all BMW 3-Series vehicles of model year 2000-2006 produced between May 1999 and August 2006 due to a faulty passenger-side airbag. The German automaker has already notified the National Highway Traffic Administration (NHTSA) of its intent on issuing a voluntary […]

Prodrive develop SiC based DC-DC converter

Prodrive develop SiC based DC-DC converter

Prodrive is no stranger to electric and hybrid vehicles, for more than a decade the company has worked on a number of hybrid and EV projects involving motorcycles, commuter vehicles, passenger cars and trucks. It has also been heavily invested in diverse electrical technologies from HV batteries, super capacitors, fuel […]

From the track to the road

From the track to the road

Formula One is one of motoring’s most glamorous racing events and is considered the pinnacle of motor sports. Everything in a Formula One car is there for a reason, a testament to form following function. With temperatures reaching well above boiling point, a Formula One engine needs to perform optimally […]

Acorah Banned After Crashing Car

Acorah Banned After Crashing Car

TV MYSTIC Derek Acorah has been banned from driving and fined £1,000 after a car crash.The 64-year-old, whose real name is Derek Johnson and who is best known for appearing on the series Most Haunted, was criticised after appearing at Bootle Magistrates’ Court in Merseyside today where he admitted driving […]

Computer Gamer Headed For Formula 1

Computer Gamer Headed For Formula 1

THE WINNER of a computer game competition is now headed for the real world of Formula One with World Champion Sebastian Vettel’s Infiniti Red Bull racing team.Jann Mardenborough won Nissan’s competition to find a new racing driver by beating his rivals on a racing simulator game. His prize was a […]