Back in the 80’s Citroen decided to step up to the WRC’s premier class with its BX 4TC
Back in 1984, when Group B rally cars were running with very few restrictions, the 205 Turbo 16 of Peugeot made its WRC debut in the Tour de Corse. Two years later, the car had won the 1985 and 1986 drivers and constructors championships. But in 1984, Peugeot presented on the Paris Motor Show the future successor of the205T16, the Quasar.
A japanese company well known for its motorcycles and musical instruments, once decided to build a car which would be the best sportscar of the moment. This is the story […]
In the early 80’s appeared a car that smashed the World Rally Championship. Just before the outbreak of the monstrous group B cars, the Talbot Sunbeam Lotus broke all odds […]
Luca Cordero di Montezemolo once said that “you’ll never see a Ferrari with four-wheel drive”, because that would betray the principles and philosophy of Ferrari. A few months later, officially […]
In the mid 90’s, even with the disappearance of group C, the the endurance races were so popular. In this context was created a new championship, the BPR Global GT […]
Jaguar is a brand strongly linked to Le Mans. Victories came in 1951 and 1953 with theC-Type, then in 1955, 1956 and 1957 with the D-Type. In 1982, a successful relationship […]
Imagine you are driving your Ferrari 512BB on the Autobahn at 210km/h and a “small” Golf Rabbit overtakes your piece of art from Maranello with astonishing facility. Then you feel completely sick until you realise that is a work from Guenter Artz, manager of the Nordstadt Company, a Volkswagen dealer in Hannover. Artz is known for raising many an eyebrow in 1973 with his one-of-a-kind Porsche Carrera-powered 200km/h VW Beetle.
By 1990, Porsche decided to build taking advantage of the platform Carrera 4, a ultra rare model intended to customers really wealthy, the Carrera 4 Lightweight
The Lotus Esprit Sport 300 was presented to the world public at the Birmingham Motor Show in 1992 as a concept car. For customers that missed out on the very limited […]