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We would like to present to you the amazing 25,422cc Darracq V8 Land Speed Record car.

09-Apr-20 /Chris Bowen

Properly known as the Darracq 200 (for 200hp), here it is in its natural habitat, with owner Sir Algernon Lee Guinness (far left) at Saltburn sands in Yorkshire, sometime around 1908. Typically, the local Bluebottles have also got in on the act.

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Danish Hypercar Manufacturer Zenvo Unveils Street-Legal 1177bhp Twin-Supercharged TSR-S Model

07-Apr-20 /Salon Privé

Zenvo has today revealed its latest commission TSR-S alongside further developments from the Danish hypercar manufacturer. This example of the 1177bhp twin-supercharged V8 TSR-S model, the street-legal variant of the TSR track car, has received numerous bespoke touches and is the first car to receive full fragmented carbon fibre wheels designed, developed and built in-house by Zenvo as well as individual weave designs within the exposed carbon fibre body sections.

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Historic Racing News

  • 1895
    The first motor race in America takes place. Six cars travelled 55 miles. The winning car averages 7 mph.
  • 1965
    The Angolan Grand Prix for sports cars is won by David Piper in a Ferrari 365P2.
  • 1982
    Ted Field and Danny Ongais drove a Chevrolet-powered Lola T600 to victory in the IMSA three-hour race at Daytona, Florida
  • 1985
    Henri TOIVONEN / Neil WILSON won RAC Rally with a Lancia Delta S4.
  • 1990
    Carlos SAINZ / Luis MOYA won RAC Rally with a Toyota Celica GT-Four.