F1: MercedesAMG Could Leave Lewis Hamilton to Join Ferrari

F1: MercedesAMG Could Leave Lewis Hamilton to Join Ferrari

$RACE MercedesAMG is back in the headlines this week, as news leaked that they were considering leaving F1 for the Y 2021 season. The Big Q: Could the reigning F1 World Constructors’ champions really be about to walk, or drive, away from the sport that they have dominated for the last 7 years? The Story Autocar broke […]

1st Podium of Season for Rigon-Molina at 8 Hrs of Bahrain

1st Podium of Season for Rigon-Molina at 8 Hrs of Bahrain

$RACE Sakhir | 14 December 2019 The 8 Hours of Bahrain, the 4th round of the FIA World Endurance Championship held Saturday at Sakhir, concluded with a podium and a fair few regrets. In the LMGTE Pro class, neither Davide Rigon and Miguel Molina in the Ferrari 488 GTE # 71 of AF Corse, nor  Alessandro […]

Classic Bond Aston Martin DB5 Sold for $6.4 million

Classic Bond Aston Martin DB5 Sold for $6.4 million

Fondly known as ‘the most famous car in the world’, the DB5, chassis no. DB5/2008/R, is one of just three surviving James Bond 007 DB5s seen in Goldfinger and as used in the promotion of Thunderball. A James Bond car, with revolving number plates, machine guns behind tail lights and devices to emit smoke, spread […]

Aston Martin IPO

Aston Martin IPO

James Bond’s favourite carmaker Aston Martin on Wednesday launched on the London stock market, valuing the British luxury sports car brand at £4.3 billion ($5.6 billion, 4.9 billion euros). Aston, which has a long-running association with the fictional British spy, said in a statement that it has priced its initial public offering (IPO) at £19 […]

The Rarest, Expensive Classic & Vintage Cars Sold At Auction

The Rarest, Expensive Classic & Vintage Cars Sold At Auction

The Rarest, Expensive Classic & Vintage Cars Sold At Auction $BID, $RACE  1962 SHELBY 260 COBRA “CSX 2000”, $13.750-M Also known as the CSX 2000, the 1962 Shelby 260 Cobra is the very 1st Shelby Cobra by legendary designer and driver Carroll Shelby. Many believe it to be the most important American sports car in history. […]

Le Mans: Aston Martin Takes GTE-Pro Class Pole, Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) #2

Le Mans: Aston Martin Takes GTE-Pro Class Pole, Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) #2

Le Mans: Aston Martin Takes GTE-Pro Class Pole, Ferrari (NYSE:RACE) #2 $RACE Darren Turner gave Aston Martin Racing GTE-Pro class Pole for 24 Hours of Le Mans Thursday night with a record-setting time for a GTE car in the Circuit de la Sarthe’s current configuration. Mr. Turner’s lap of 3:50.837 in the No. 95 Aston Martin […]

Monterey Car Week Sees the Debut of a Aston Martin 2+2 Roadster

Monterey Car Week Sees the Debut of a Aston Martin 2+2 Roadster

Monterey Car Week Sees the Debut of a Aston Martin 2+2 Roadster Friday, at a reception in Carmel, California Aston Martin announced the Vanquish Zagato Volante (flying) Roadster. The company will make 99 of the Vanquish Zagato Volante’s, its V12 engine is rated at 592hp, and Zero to 60 is 3.7 secs. The Volante Roadster uses design […]

Aston Martin Ties-up with Red Bull for a HyperSupercar

Aston Martin Ties-up with Red Bull for a HyperSupercar

Aston Martin Ties-up with Red Bull for a HyperSupercar Aston Martin and Red Bull are going all-out for their upcoming mid-engine HyperSupercar. The 2 companies have assembled a team of championship-winning F1 designer Adrian Newey and Aston Martin stylist Marek Reichman to build a car they hope will render the LaFerrari (NYSE:RACE) and McLaren P1 […]