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Mercedes also spent ‘tokens’ for Sochi

Apr.29 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Ferrari is not the only engine manufacturer that spent some performance development ‘tokens’ ahead of Russia. It was already known that Ferrari had upgraded its ‘power unit’, but Auto Motor und Sport now reports that reigning champions Mercedes have also handed in some tokens – two – for […]

Mercedes also spent ‘tokens’ for Sochi

Apr.29 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Ferrari is not the only engine manufacturer that spent some performance development ‘tokens’ ahead of Russia. It was already known that Ferrari had upgraded its ‘power unit’, but Auto Motor und Sport now reports that reigning champions Mercedes have also handed in some tokens – two – for […]

Marko plays down Verstappen-Kvyat rumours

Apr.29 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Dr Helmut Marko has played down speculation Max Verstappen will definitely be promoted to Red Bull’s senior team for 2017. The Austrian, who runs the energy drink company’s F1 driver programme, was quoted recently as suggesting that because Dutchman Verstappen is so good, he will almost certainly move […]

Marko plays down Verstappen-Kvyat rumours

Apr.29 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Dr Helmut Marko has played down speculation Max Verstappen will definitely be promoted to Red Bull’s senior team for 2017. The Austrian, who runs the energy drink company’s F1 driver programme, was quoted recently as suggesting that because Dutchman Verstappen is so good, he will almost certainly move […]

Sirotkin happy to beat Palmer

Apr.29 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Sergey Sirotkin made a good first impression as he ran in morning practice in Russia. The Russian, in Kevin Magnussen’s car, was a full 0.8 tenths faster than Renault regular Jolyon Palmer. “Yes, I surprised myself because eight tenths in formula one terms is really a lot,” Sirotkin […]

Sirotkin happy to beat Palmer

Apr.29 (GMM/Inautonews.com) Sergey Sirotkin made a good first impression as he ran in morning practice in Russia. The Russian, in Kevin Magnussen’s car, was a full 0.8 tenths faster than Renault regular Jolyon Palmer. “Yes, I surprised myself because eight tenths in formula one terms is really a lot,” Sirotkin […]

VW unveils its new 1.5-litre TSI engine

VW unveils its new 1.5-litre TSI engine

Volkswagen has offered new info about its new 1.5-litre petrol turbo engine, which comes with variable turbine geometry tech. It has been a known fact that Volkswagen plans to bring a new range of more efficient 1.5 four-cylinder petrol and diesel engines in the near future to replace the existing […]

Is the Apple car going to ever see the daylight?

Is the Apple car going to ever see the daylight?

There are many theories behind Apple’s secret car, but there are some analysts saying this project is not feasible at all and it will never hit the showrooms. Everyone in the industry is more or less confused about Apple’s plans to apparently develop a vehicle that would combine electric powertrain […]

Ford hits best quarterly profit result ever

Ford hits best quarterly profit result ever

Ford reported this week that its net income doubled for the first quarter compared with a year ago, thanks to an all-time profit record in North America. Strong sales for the high-demanded SUV and truck models in the United States pushed Ford’s quarterly earnings to a best ever result. Automaker’s […]

High warranty costs for Tesla over quality problems

High warranty costs for Tesla over quality problems

As Tesla is facing many complaints over quality issues, the company’s warranty costs are way higher that acceptable. Lately, there have been countless complaints from owners over various issues with their Model S and Model X cars, with media also reporting many quality glitches. This type of news has peaked […]

BMW introduces the M4 GTS DTM safety car

BMW introduces the M4 GTS DTM safety car

The Bavarian brand has announced its M4 GTS will become the new DTM safety car, replacing the current M4 that will relinquish its safety car duties. The M4 GTS is a limited edition version of the regular M4 and it appears it has a taste for racing with the German […]