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F1/Rd 7: Button wins Canadian GP

F1/Rd 7: Button wins Canadian GP

RESULTS 1. Jenson Button | Vodafone McLaren Mercedes 2. Sebastian Vettel | Red Bull Racing 3. Mark Webber | Red Bull Racing 4. Michael Schumacher | Mercedes GP F1 5. Vitaly Petrov | Lotus Renault GP 6. Felipe Massa | Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro 7. Kamui Kobayashi | Sauber F1 Team […]

2011 Le Mans 24-Hours

2011 Le Mans 24-Hours

RESULTS 1.  Audi Sport Team Joest – Audi R18 TDI (LMP1 winner) 2. Team Peugeot Total – Peugeot 908 (LMP1) 3.  Peugeot Sport Total – Peugeot 908 (LMP1) 4.  Peugeot Sport Total – Peugeot 908 (LMP1)  5. Team Oreca-Matmut – Peugeot 908 HDI-FAP (LMP1)  6. Rebellion Racing – Lola B […]

Recall for 1st Gen Toyota Prius

Recall for 1st Gen Toyota Prius

1st generation of the Prius Toyota has announced a recall of 106,000 units of the first generation of its Prius hybrid for a fault in the electric steering system caused by a nut that may come loose. The recall is said to be prompted by just one minor accident suspected […]

Mazda3 passes 3 million mark

Mazda3 passes 3 million mark

Cumulative production of the Mazda3 (also known as Mazda Axela in Japan) has passed the 3 million mark, making it the fastest-selling model in the current line-up of passenger vehicles by the carmaker. The model line was first introduced in 2003 as one of the Zoom-Zoom generation of Mazda models […]

WRC : Citroen leads after 6 rounds

WRC : Citroen leads after 6 rounds

The Rally Argentina has always been an unpredictable one and the 2011 event was no exception. This year, for the last day’s programme, there was a Special Stage (SS) of over 48 kms to be tackled as the sun rose. It was the longest SS since the start of the […]

Freelander to be assembled in India

Freelander to be assembled in India

First generation was assembled in Malaysia between 2003 and 2005 (above) When TATA bought over Land Rover (and Jaguar) from Ford, many expected to see some models being made in India eventually though there was a belief that the new owners would also understand the implications of having the products […]

F1/Rd 6: Epic ending at Monaco GP

F1/Rd 6: Epic ending at Monaco GP

PROVISIONAL RESULTS FOR MONACO GP 1. Sebastian Vettel | Red Bull Racing 2. Fernando Alonso | Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro 3. Jenson Button | Vodafone McLaren Mercedes  4. Mark Webber | Red Bull Racing 5. Kamui Kobayashi | Sauber F1 Team  6. Lewis Hamilton | Vodafone McLaren Mercedes  7. Adrian Sutil […]

F1: Vettel and Button on front row at Monaco

F1: Vettel and Button on front row at Monaco

GRID POSITIONS FOR MONACO GRAND PRIX (Race starts at 8 pm Malaysian time on Sunday) 1. Sebastian Vettel | Red Bull Racing 2. Jenson Button | Vodafone McLaren Mercedes 3.  Mark Webber | Red Bull Racing 4. Fernando Alonso | Scuderia Ferrari Marlboro 5. Michael Schumacher | Mercedes GP F1 […]

Judgement on Lotus vs Lotus case

Judgement on Lotus vs Lotus case

It’s hard to say which side won in the tussle over the use of the Lotus name in Formula 1. The matter was brought before a high court in the UK to settle and the judgement passed seems to provide a ‘win-win’ outcome though it appears that neither party is […]

F1: Vettel wins Spanish GP

F1: Vettel wins Spanish GP

PROVISIONAL RESULTS 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. Michael Schumacher | Mercedes GP F1 7. Nico Rosberg | Mercedes GP […]