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778 km without a single CO2 emissions: a new world record

Australian-based rally driver Brendan Reeves has broken the world record for the range on a single hydrogen fill for fuel cell electric vehicles. Driving a Hyundai Nexo, he drove 887.5 kilometers from Melbourne to the outskirts of the provincial city of Silverton, where the second Mad Max movie was filmed in the 1980s. The previous… More

Virtual racing has become an Olympic sport
Virtual racing has become an Olympic sport

The International Olympic Committee (IOC) announced the creation of the first ever Olympic Virtual Series (OVS), which will host competitions in virtual sports. One of the disciplines was the racing simulator Gran Turismo Sport. The Olympic Virtual Series will be officially licensed by the IOC. The committee will work with five international sports federations and… More

From Dakar to roads: Prodrive Hunter will get a civilian version
From Dakar to roads: Prodrive Hunter will get a civilian version

The British company Prodrive has decided to develop a new version of its rally car called the Hunter, which was created to participate in the Dakar. According to Autocar, the new product will be intended for public roads. The premiere of the car should take place at the end of this year. However, initially the… More

SCG will make the Leman car accessible to public roads
SCG will make the Leman car accessible to public roads

Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus is planning to launch the SCG 007S coupe, a civilian version of the SCG 007 LMH sports prototype. The novelty will definitely be able to go on American roads, as well as, possibly, on European, British, Middle Eastern and Japanese roads. The 3.5-liter “eight” with double supercharging from the Pipo Moteurs company… More

Lamborghini Urus sets useless record
Lamborghini Urus sets useless record

At the LAV-racing festival, Lamborghini set a speed record on ice, breaking the 298 kilometers per hour mark. The event took place at Lake Baikal in our country, which is considered the largest and deepest freshwater lake in the world. Interestingly, the Urus recorded a higher speed during training runs, accelerating to 302 km /… More

Alpine for Le Mans: new car unveiled
Alpine for Le Mans: new car unveiled

The sports car was created with the participation of specialists from Toyota, as well as the Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus. The Alpine brand has presented its new car with the A480 index. This car will take part in the legendary 24 Hours of Le Mans. Overall, the new car is identical to the Rebellion R-13, which… More

Toyota not for racing? The Japanese presented a hybrid race car
Toyota not for racing? The Japanese presented a hybrid race car

Japanese Corporation Toyota has introduced a hybrid racing car Toyota GR010. More importantly, the GR010 hypercar announces its road variant, the Toyota GR Super Sport, which was first shown at the opening of the 88th Le Mans circuit de la Sarthe. According to the Japanese company, the race car itself was developed in Germany for… More

Sir Lewis Hamilton: Formula One champion wins knighthood
Sir Lewis Hamilton: Formula One champion wins knighthood

Seven-time Formula 1 champion Lewis Hamilton has been knighted. His name is included in the traditional Royal new year’s honours list. In addition to the British rider, there were also people who took an active part in the fight against the consequences of the Covid-19 pandemic. The award ceremony was held on December 31. Hamilton… More

Formula One: Team line-up for the 2021 season
Formula One: Team line-up for the 2021 season

Formula 1 fans are looking forward to the 2021 season. Why? – Vettel is no longer at Ferrari, Daniel has left Renault, Albon has been replaced by Perez, and two newcomers are making their debut at Haas: one is the son of the legendary Schumacher, the other is the son of then billionaire Mazepin. And… More

Mercedes refuses to compete with Hamilton in electric car races
Mercedes refuses to compete with Hamilton in electric car races

The HWA team, whose key co-owner is Mercedes, refused to participate in the new Extreme E racing series, in which drivers will fight on electric SUVs. The official reason for the refusal is economic factors and the coronavirus crisis, while the team notes that they do not break off relations with the organizers of Extreme… More