One of the reasons Formula E is as exciting to watch is because everyone has the same car chassis and battery, allowing only drivetrain choice and pit strategy to be the differentiators, which makes for close competition. Everyone knew that there would be a new car for the fifth season to shake things up, but … Continue reading Gen2 Formula E racecar unveiled
As we were only just giving the Renault Megane RX built by Prodrive, we came across a spectacular example of just how amazing Rallycross racing is at the highest level of competition. Spoiler: One among the top three finishes the race being short of one of his wheels. Check it out right here: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4voCjlYkLEI&feature=youtu.be … Continue reading Rallycross. It’s brilliant! [Video]
Prodrive has put together this stunning little Renault Megane RX for the 2018 rallycross campaign of Guerlain Chicherit in the Supercar WRX class. While they are mum about the details about the 2.0-litre turbocharged engine, we can expect that as per regulations it have about 600bhp and close to 900Nm of torque, paired to a … Continue reading Rallycross ready Renault Megane RX
Here we have it folks! The last of the top manufacturers in the WRC, Citroën is returning to WRC full-time and have unveiled their 2017 edition C3 that will go up against the Hyundai, Ford and Volkswagen, and the returning warriors, Toyota. Let's see what's what. You'd think we'd get tired of talking about the … Continue reading Citroën’s new C3 WRC aims for wins in WRC 2017
We've seen the new Hyundai i20, the new Fiesta, and now we have Toyota's return to WRC scene with their Yaris, and it looks rather exciting. Powered by a 1.6-litre turbo that will chuck out 380bhp of power with 425Nm of torque, the Yaris' engine gets paired with a 6-speed sequential hydraulic shift. This rally … Continue reading 2017 WRC Yaris : Most tricked out factory Toyota yet?
Hyundai already showed us what kinda cool stuff we can expect with the new regulations for the next season of the World Rally Championship. Now, M-Sport has revealed their new Ford, and we really like the look of it. The M-Sport managing director, Malcolm Wilson was quoted saying "I can honestly say that it is … Continue reading 2017 WRC Ford Fiesta with more power and lots more aero
Taking advantage of the 2017 World Rally Championship's revised regulations, the new Hyundai i20 rally car is faster, harder, wider, aaand, it's wearing mismatched rims. The new regulations offer the teams more aero freedom, ie, they can be 55mm wider, the front bumper overhang can be longer by 60mm and the rear can be increased … Continue reading Hyundai’s new WRC car: Looks meaner, drives faster