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Volkswagen VR Developer Virtual Reality

Virtual Reality Check: What Does A VR Developer Actually do at Volkswagen?

Virtual reality (VR) is not just game-playing. At Volkswagen, VR is contributing to faster and more efficient development of vehicle models. VR developers such as David Kuri program the powerful software for it. The 26-year-old previously worked for an international computer game...
Ed Carpenter Wins 2018 Indy 500 Pole

Hometown Favorite Ed Carpenter Wins 2018 Indy 500 Pole

The Indianapolis Motor Speedway is like a second home to Ed Carpenter. The Verizon IndyCar Series team owner/driver, who grew up and still lives in Indianapolis, showed his lasting affinity for the cathedral of motorsports by winning the Verizon P1 Award in pole day qualifying fo...
Mark Webber Tests Porsche Mission E

Video: Mark Webber Test Drives Porsche Mission E at Weissach – ‘...

I’ve got many Porsche moments that will stay with me forever – winning the WEC in the 919 Hybrid would be one – and I think I've just experienced another: driving the Porsche Mission E for the first time. It’s a game changer, this car. Quite literally, it is stealth in motion....
Castrol Honda Racing NSX GT3

Castrol Honda Racing to Bring the NSX GT3 to the 24 Hours of Spa Francorcha...

Two iconic motor racing names will come together this summer as Castrol Honda Racing brings the Honda NSX GT3 to the 24 Hours of Spa Francorchamps. The NSX GT3, which builds upon Honda’s next-generation supercar and utilises the same 3.5-litre, twin-turbocharged V6 engine is a...
Volkswagen I.D. R Pikes Peak Aerodynamics

The Volkswagen I.D. R Pikes Peak Ground-Breaking Aerodynamics: How They Did...

In preparation for the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb 2018, the Volkswagen Motorsport team engineered the aerodynamics of the I.D. R Pikes Peak—the brand’s first fully-electric racing car—specifically to tackle the most famous hill climb in the world. The goal at the race, w...
Travis Pastrana Indian Motorcycle Evel Knievel Tribute

Travis Pastrana to Jump an Indian Scout FTR750 in Tribute to Evel Knievel

Nitro Circus and Indian Motorcycle, America’s first motorcycle company, announced today that Travis Pastrana will be jumping an Indian Scout FTR750 when he looks to pay tribute to Evel Knievel, the founding father of motorcycle stunts, and surpass America’s most iconic daredevil....
Mercedes-Benz C-Class Nightfall Edition

New Mercedes-Benz C-Class Nightfall Edition: Styling AND Substance

Mercedes-Benz has added to the C-Class range with the new C-Class Nightfall Edition for all body styles with prices starting at £32,565 for the C 200 Nightfall Edition Saloon. The Nightfall Edition enhances the style of the C-Class with powder coated matt black wheels; matchin...
Classic Car Studio Noah Alexander Speed is the New Black

Classic Car Studio Gears Up for Season Two of “Speed is the New Black”

Classic Car Studio (CCS), the automotive restoration and custom shop that is the focus of Velocity Channel’s show “Speed is the New Black” has begun production on the second season of its breakout hit show, which is set to begin airing in the latter half of 2018. Last year, CC...
Lamborghini Marzal GP de Monaco Historique

The Incredible Lamborghini Marzal Makes First Outing in 50 Years at the GP ...

Lamborghini Polo Storico went back in history taking the Lamborghini Marzal back to Monte Carlo for the Grand Prix de Monaco Historique. The first and last car of its kind was made in 1967 and last weekend, more than 50 years later, it was once again opening the qualifiers and ra...