Entries by elanpr

Strakka Racing ready for Le Mans race return

All-British line-up returns to La Sarthe for DOME S103′s Le Mans race debut   Following a trouble-free qualifying session, Strakka Racing heads into the Le Mans race weekend confident of the reliability of its DOME S103. Whilst still shy of the outright class pace, the team made progress with the car and Dunlop rubber, with […]

HARMAN Completes Acquisition of Bang & Olufsen’s Automotive Audio Business

STAMFORD, Conn. – HARMAN International Industries, Incorporated (NYSE:HAR), the leading global infotainment, audio and software services company, today announced the successful completion of its acquisition of Bang & Olufsen Automotive car audio business. Bang & Olufsen branded audio products are available in a wide range of Audi, Aston Martin, BMW and Mercedes-Benz car models. “The […]

New automotive research and development simulator centre opens in Hethel

Multi-million pound R&D Centre will advance simulation technology for the automotive industry A £2m new research and development centre that features one of the world’s most advanced vehicle simulators has opened in Hethel, Norfolk. Ansible Motion’s all-new facility at the Hethel Engineering Centre will be used to develop and showcase simulation technologies for testing and […]

Zircotec Expands Technical Partnership with Ferrari ELMS race team

Success using Zircotec coatings and heatshields leads to expansion of technical partnership with JMW Motorsport Effective thermal management that both protects and prolongs the life of race components has led European Le Mans Series GTE front-runners JMW Motorsport to extend its partnership with Zircotec. In addition to ceramic coating the exhaust, JMW Motorsport will use […]

Autofarm Wins Porsche Industry Award

Independent Porsche specialist Autofarm has won an award for its social media and marketing from porsche911uk.com; a leading forum for Porsche enthusiasts.   In its eighth year, the 2015 Porsche UK Industry Awards, organised by porsche911uk.com, recognises the best Porsche dealers, drivers and companies associated with the brand.   “Social media has become an important […]

Elan PR Delighted to Announce Appointment as New UK media contact for Ansible Motion

Ansible Motion has appointed Elan PR to handle its media relations. Ansible Motion designs, manufactures and supports engineering-class driving simulators for all ground vehicles with particular relevance to the road car and professional motorsport sectors. Specialists in immersive simulation, Ansible Motion’s bespoke products are differentiated through the science behind their design and development.   Led […]

Charlie Eastwood joins Strakka Racing’s Formula Renault 2.0 Eurocup team

  Multiple karting champion joins Strakka for Eurocup assault After a successful test with Strakka Racing, Northern Ireland’s Charlie Eastwood will join the Silverstone’s Formula Renault 2.0 team for a full Eurocup season campaign. Eastwood, a karting World Champion, has recently returned from racing in New Zealand, where he scored second overall in the final […]

HARMAN WELCOMES WORLD CHAMPION SOCCER STAR JEROME BOATENG AS BRAND AMBASSADOR

HARMAN, the premium global audio, visual, infotainment and enterprise automation group (NYSE:HAR), announced, that World Cup champion soccer/football player Jerome Boateng will serve as a Global Brand Ambassador for JBL® and other HARMAN audio brands. Boateng will participate in global marketing and brand awareness programs for HARMAN’s portfolio of audio products beginning in 2015, including […]

HARMAN creates in car Personal Sound Zones so everyone can listen to what they want to

  While there are many different sounds generated in-vehicle, not all of these sounds are relevant to all passengers. Today’s explosion of portable electronics and in-vehicle technologies like navigation, hands free calling and Bluetooth connections have dramatically altered our driving habits and in-cabin experience. Navigation prompts and phone calls are important for drivers, but interrupt […]

British short circuit driver Tom Harris announces US racing debut

Multiple BriSCA F1 stock car champion to take on the best of US short oval racers and aims to lift the coveted ‘Chilli Bowl’ title in January 2015   Following a successful test in an 860bhp Sprint Car, multiple F1 stock car champion Tom Harris will compete in the Midget Sprint Car Category in the USA in 2015. Harris, 25, […]