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F1/Rd13: Results of Italian GP

F1/Rd13: Results of Italian GP

Reading Time: 2 minutes PROVISIONAL RESULTS 1. Sebastian Vettel | Red Bull Racing 2. Jenson Button | Vodafone McLaren Mercedes 3. Fernando Alonso | Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro 4. Lewis Hamilton | Vodafone McLaren Mercedes 5. Michael Schumacher | Mercedes GP F1 6. Felipe Massa | Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro 7. Jaime Alguersuari | Scuderia Toro […]

F1/Rd 13: Italian GP starting grid

F1/Rd 13: Italian GP starting grid

Reading Time: 2 minutes [Race starts at 8 pm Malaysian time] PROVISIONAL STARTING GRID POSITIONS 1. Sebastian Vettel | Red Bull Racing 2. Lewis Hamilton | Vodafone McLaren Mercedes 3. Jenson Button | Vodafone McLaren Mercedes 4. Fernando Alonso | Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro 5. Mark Webber | Red Bull Racing 6. Felipe Massa | […]

Skoda sets speed record for production cars

Skoda sets speed record for production cars

Reading Time: 2 minutes For the past 13 years, the speed record for a 2.0-litre forced induction (turbocharger or supercharger) production car at the annual Bonneville Speed Week was 347 km/h. Now a Skoda has set a new record in the class, clocking 365 km/h. The model was the Octavia vRS which rocketed across […]

Proton scores points in IRC round in Czech Republic

Proton scores points in IRC round in Czech Republic

Reading Time: 3 minutes It was a tough seventh round of the Intercontinental Rally Challenge (IRC) this year in the Czech Republic but the Proton Motorsports team still managed to demonstrate the pace and ability of the Satria Neo S2000 by scoring both drivers’ and manufacturers’ points in the event which was run over […]

F1: Belgium GP results

F1: Belgium GP results

Reading Time: 2 minutes (Provisional results) 1. Sebastian Vettel | Red Bull Racing 2.  Mark Webber | Red Bull Racing 3.  Jenson Button | Vodafone McLaren Mercedes 4.  Fernando Alonso | Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro 5.  Michael Schumacher | Mercedes GP F1 6. Nico Rosberg | Mercedes GP F1 7. Adrian Sutil | Force India […]

F1/Rd 12: Belgium GP grid positions

F1/Rd 12: Belgium GP grid positions

Reading Time: 2 minutes Image by Vladimir Rhys/Getty Images (Race starts at 8 pm Malaysian time) 1. Sebastian Vettel | Red Bull Racing 2. Lewis Hamilton | Vodafone McLaren Mercedes 3. Mark Webber | Red Bull Racing 4. Felipe Massa | Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro 5. Nico Rosberg | Mercedes GP F1 6. Jaime Alguersuari […]

GM reactivates Indonesian plant

GM reactivates Indonesian plant

Reading Time: 4 minutes General Motors (GM) will resume vehicle manufacturing in Indonesia after having stopped production of the Chevrolet/Opel Blazer Montera in 2005. It has allocated US$150 million to reactivate its old plant in Pondok Ungu, Bekasi, West Java and introduce new vehicle manufacturing equipment and processes, including its Global Manufacturing System. The […]

Record sales for Goodyear

Record sales for Goodyear

Reading Time: 3 minutes Goodyear tyres undergoing quality checks at a factory in North America The Goodyear Tire & Rubber Company reported record sales and higher earnings its global operations during the second quarter of 2011, representing another step on the path towards the company’s 2013 targets. In the Asia Pacific region, in particular, […]

F1/11: Hungarian GP results

F1/11: Hungarian GP results

Reading Time: 2 minutes 1. Jenson Button | McLaren Mercedes 2. Sebastian Vettel | Red Bull Racing 3. Fernando Alonso | Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro 4. Lewis Hamilton | McLaren Mercedes 5. Mark Webber | Red Bull Racing 6. Felipe Massa | Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro 7. Paul di Resta | Force India F1 Team 8. Sebastien Buemi […]

F1/10: German GP results

F1/10: German GP results

Reading Time: 2 minutes (Provisional results) 1. Lewis Hamilton | Vodafone McLaren Mercedes 2. Fernando Alonso | Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro 3. Mark Webber | Red Bull Racing 4. Sebastian Vettel | Red Bull Racing 5. Felipe Massa | Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro 6. Adrian Sutil | Force India F1 Team 7. Nico Rosberg | Mercedes […]