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F1/Rd 18: Abu Dhabi GP

F1/Rd 18: Abu Dhabi GP

[PROVISIONAL STARTING GRID] Race starts at 9 pm Malaysian time 1. Sebastian Vettel | Red Bull Racing 2. Lewis Hamilton | Vodafone McLaren Mercedes  3. Jenson Button | Vodafone McLaren Mercedes  4. Mark Webber | Red Bull Racing 5. Fernando Alonso | Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro 6. Felipe Massa | Scuderia […]

2011 Top Ten Models in Japan

2011 Top Ten Models in Japan

The countdown has begun for the 2011/2012 Japan Car of the Year (JCOTY) which will be announced in early December. Before then, the organizers have already revealed the 10 best cars of the year, one of which will become the overall winner and a few will get special awards.    […]

Mitsubishi production in Thailand can restart next week

Mitsubishi production in Thailand can restart next week

The Mitsubishi Motors factory complex in Laem Chabang. This picture shows the new third factory for the new Mirage Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) says it will be able to restart production at its Laem Chabang Plant in Thailand from November 14, 2011. Though the plant, which has a capacity of […]

Lotus Saga comes to an end

Lotus Saga comes to an end

Proton, Group Lotus, 1Malaysia Racing Team (and its owner Tony Fernandes) have announced a ‘happy ending’ to the widely publicized dispute relating to the "LOTUS" and "TEAM LOTUS" brands which ended up in a British court. All parties have come to a settlement but the terms are confidential. However, the […]

First official Lotus showroom in China

First official Lotus showroom in China

Last week saw a major milestone event in Group Lotus’ history as the first Lotus showroom in China was officially opened for business. The formal opening ceremony at the showroom in Beijing was attended by senior representatives of Group Lotus and Lotus China alongside Clive Chapman, the son of Lotus Founder […]

Proton wins Asia-Pacific Rally Championship

Proton wins Asia-Pacific Rally Championship

Victory at the China Rally this weekend has clinched the Asia-Pacific Rally Championship (APRC) Driver’s and Manufacturer’s titles for Proton, capping a season of dominance all year long   Alister McRae drove the Proton Satria Neo S2000 to its fourth victory of the season in 6 rounds when he completed […]

Record-breaking quarter for Goodyear

Record-breaking quarter for Goodyear

Goodyear Tire & Rubber reported that its third quarter 2011 sales and earnings were the best in its history, with quarterly net sales exceeded US$6 billion for the first time ever.   “I am very pleased with our performance,” said Richard J. Kramer, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer. “Our third […]

F1/Rd 17: 2011 Indian GP

F1/Rd 17: 2011 Indian GP

[PROVISIONAL RESULTS] 1. Sebastian Vettel | Red Bull Racing 2. Jenson Button | Vodafone McLaren Mercedes 3. Fernando Alonso | Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro 4. Mark Webber | Red Bull Racing 5. Michael Schumacher | Mercedes GP F1 6. Nico Rosberg | Mercedes GP F1 7. Lewis Hamilton | Vodafone McLaren […]

F1/Rd17: 2011 Indian GP

F1/Rd17: 2011 Indian GP

Provisional starting grid) 1. Sebastian Vettel | Red Bull Racing 2. Mark Webber | Red Bull Racing 3. Fernando Alonso | Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro 4. Jenson Button | Vodafone McLaren Mercedes  5. Lewis Hamilton | Vodafone McLaren Mercedes  6. Felipe Massa | Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro 7. Nico Rosberg | Mercedes […]