Entries by elanpr

HARMAN on board of the new Ferrari 488 GTB Spider

The new Ferrari 488 GTB Spider features premium JBL by HARMAN audio for best-in-class listening experience – even at top speed International Motor Show (IAA), Frankfurt, September 16, 2015 – HARMAN International Industries, Incorporated (NYSE:HAR), the premier connected technologies company for automotive, consumer and enterprise markets, brings its engineering excellence to the new Ferrari 488 […]

Lone Star Le Mans beckons for Strakka Racing

After debuting its Gibson 015S chassis at the Nürburgring, Strakka Racing heads to the USA for the start of the fly-away stretch of the WEC season, where it will tackle Circuit of the Americas for the first time. Strakka Racing travels to Austin, Texas next week, hoping to convert the Gibson’s head-turning pace into a […]

Sensational one-two at Nürburgring for Strakka Racing

  Ellinas heads home Malja for second win in as many weekends during dramatic rain-hit encounter in Germany Silverstone-based Strakka Racing celebrated a memorable one-two finish, its first ever in the Formula Renault 3.5 Series, during an incident-packed and highly dramatic 13th round of the season at the Nürburgring in Germany this afternoon.With light rain […]

Ansible Motion’s chief designer shortlisted for BEEAS Awards

  Hethel’s Bob Stevens selected as finalist for prestigious British Engineering Excellence Awards Hethel-based design engineer Bob Stevens has reached the finalist stage of the British Engineering Excellence Awards. Stevens, a designer at leading simulator manufacturer Ansible Motion, located at the Hethel Engineering Centre, was nominated for the coveted British Design Engineer of the Year […]

Strakka Racing back to winning ways on home soil at Silverstone

Cypriot star Tio Ellinas secures emotional maiden Formula Renault 3.5 Series victory with dominant lights-to-flag drive in round 10 Silverstone-based Strakka Racing celebrated a truly sensational first win of the 2015 Formula Renault 3.5 Series campaign at Silverstone Grand Prix Circuit today, after an exceptional performance from Tio Ellinas. From pole position, his first in […]

Ceramics keep supersonic record challenger cool

Cooling a 135,000bhp, 1,000mph car poses critical challenges for safety and performance that now, just six months ahead of the first run, the Bloodhound team is looking to solve As the build of Bloodhound SSC gains momentum and a planned UK test in Newquay is just months away, engineers are increasingly looking at the detail […]

Jordan selects Zircotec ceramic coating for Austin A40 Historic Touring Car

Performance and period look leads crack historic race team to pick Zircotec for its 1958 Austin A40   A blend of increased performance coupled with a period look has led Mike Jordan to specify Zircotec’s ThermoHold® thermal barrier coating for its Austin A40 historic touring car. The ability to squeeze more performance from the 1293cc […]

Demand sees further recruitment at Oxfordshire Porsche Specialist

Amy Plant joins Autofarm’s Projects Team to meet growing demand at Bicester business   BICESTER – Continuing growth at independent Porsche specialist Autofarm has led to the firm recruiting Amy Plant to work at the Bicester workshops.  Amy will work in the burgeoning Projects department that custom builds, restores and repairs all types of Porsche. […]

Harris ‘flies’ on US Sprint Car Debut

Oxfordshire driver impresses locals with his speed but damage sustained during Kokomo event prevents Brit Tom Harris from completing his first full weekend of Sprint Car Racing After exciting local Sprint Car observers and fellow drivers with the speed shown in his 875bhp Bob East car, Banbury’s Tom Harris suffered damage in the second round […]

Strakka Racing announces new FIA WEC LMP1 project

British team will expand its expertise in advanced manufacturing techniques to create Privateers’ LMP1 car for 2017 season Strakka Racing will develop a new LMP1 car for the team to run in the Privateers’ category of the 2017 FIA World Endurance Championship. The car, the first to be designed in-house by the British team, will […]