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May, 2015

  • 28 May

    McLaren Automotive is stepping up its game

    With a motorsport heritage like McLaren has, many people envisioned that their road production cars would be dripping in the latest technology and newest aerodynamics. Their previous effort, the McLaren F1, sent shock waves through the automobile industry because of its speed and acceleration. Many years later, the McLaren Group …

February, 2015

  • 11 February

    I’ll Take the Brute Force of the Dodge Challenger Hellcat

    Sometimes you just want to let loose. You want a weekend of madness where you experience life in the fast lane. Well, on March 1, 2014, my birthday. That is exactly what I achieved. You see, I had hired a Dodge Challenger Hellcat. If you haven’t seen or experienced one …

  • 4 February

    Should there be a Salary Cap in F1

    Fans of Formula One are watching and waiting with baited breath to learn what management plans to do about the out of control cost escalation in the sport. Bernie Ecclestone, the Chief Executive of the Formula One Group, had proposed a cap on the overall amount of money teams could …

January, 2015

  • 29 January

    Be Safe and Sound whilst Driving your Van

    Due to their size and usual good crash test ratings, vans are often considered to be some of the safest vehicles on the road. But safety isn’t always just about what happens in the event of a collision. Vans have some drawbacks that few people, van drivers themselves often included, …

  • 12 January

    Interesting Team Dynamics at Play in McLaren for the 2015 Season

    It’s a brave new era for the team down at Woking. Actually it’s probably better to say, it’s a brave old era with the return of Honda engines and a familiar face of Ron Dennis patrolling the corridors. Add to that the return of Spanish driver Fernando Alonso and you …