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‘No plans’ to make ART ‘B’ team – McLaren

May 30 (GMM/Inautonews.com) McLaren has played down claims about a 2016 ‘B’ team. After the FIA kicked off a search for a new F1 team late this week, speculation suggested an early frontrunner could be ART, a French GP2 outfit. Leading the McLaren-liveried team in the feeder series’ 2016 championship […]

Kehm defends handling of Schumacher privacy

May 30 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Manager Sabine Kehm has defended her handling of the media since Michael Schumacher’s skiing crash seventeen months ago. Kehm and Schumacher’s wife Corinna have often been criticised for guarding privacy so fiercely since the late December 2013 accident. It means the great German has not been seen […]

Dennis asks Denmark to power Magnussen return

May 29 (GMM/Inautonews.com) McLaren supremo Ron Dennis jetted into Denmark this week to ask local companies to power Kevin Magnussen back onto the grid. As Fernando Alonso was drafted in for the start of the works McLaren-Honda era, Danish rookie Magnussen was relegated to the reserve driver role. But now […]

GP2 team ART on pole for 2016 debut – report

May 29 (GMM/Inautonews.com) An early frontrunner to be the twelfth team in 2016 has already emerged. The FIA surprised the F1 media on Thursday by announcing it is searching for another team to join newcomer Haas, perhaps as soon as 2016. Given it is already almost June, Germany’s Auto Motor […]

Grosjean ‘annoyed’ by brake-test claim

May 29 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Romain Grosjean on Friday hit back at Max Verstappen’s claim he “brake-tested” the rookie Dutchman in Monaco. It was 17-year-old Verstappen who was penalised by the FIA following his heavy Ste Devote crash, but the Toro Rosso driver nonetheless claimed he was “brake-tested”. Already denied this week […]

Is this the hottest taxi you have ever seen?

Is this the hottest taxi you have ever seen?

Well, chances are you will say “yes” but forget about taking a ride in it because this really isn’t your average yellow-finished people carrier with an immigrant behind the wheel. Taxis are something that go by unnoticed by petrol heads but what if they would become supercars or hypercars? In […]

US: Hottest rides for the 2016 model year

US: Hottest rides for the 2016 model year

It appears that next year could be another milestone across the rising US automotive industry – with sales expected to remain positive, gas prices set to dip once again and the economy running ahead. Hence, if there’s no sucker punch around the corner to waste all the progress made after […]

Opel Karl online configurator introduced

Opel Karl online configurator introduced

Opel has introduced the online configurator for the Karl as the cheapest version of the model can now be bought from 9,500 euros. The smallest car in Opel’s lineup is called the Karl and it has been officially unveiled a few months back. The model in question is aimed towards […]

BMW 3-Series Gran Turismo gains two new engines

BMW 3-Series Gran Turismo gains two new engines

BMW has announced two new engines for the 3-Series Gran Turismo, which will be joining the rest of the range this summer. Despite pulling the wraps off the facelifted version of the regular 3-Series just a few weeks back, with this also including the range-topping M3, BMW seems to have […]