2017 Mazda RT24 P Racecar
Category : 2017 Cars
This 1969 Hurst Performance AMC SC/Rambler in “A” trim is among rarest muscle cars on the planet. “A” pattern, on the other hand, features much more paint as you can see from the images below. Only 1,512 SC/Ramblers have been produced during that fateful 1969, and large part of them came in “B” scheme recognized by a thin red and blue stripes below the waist. Every so often we get surprised by some pure and rare muscle in mint condition hitting the auctions.
It dominated the Super GT series in Japan and earned Team SARD team and drivers’ championship titles in the GT500 category. Like the rest of this year’s competitors, the juiced-up Yaris will be packing nearly 400 horsepower, a huge amount of downforce, an upgraded AWD system, and the sort of attitude you’d expect from an old veteran in the sport. The lap time gap from the 07 to the second-fastest WEC P2/DPi model in those six sessions was considerable in most instances. But now, Audi has decided to exit the WEC to instead focus on Formula E, leaving us with this – the R18 LMP1. Once again taking the helm will be two-time title winner Tanner Foust, as well as defending champ Scott Speed
In the WEC, P2 teams are severely limited on the number of gear ratios that may be used (three sets), which will compromise the ability to perfect power and torque curves at some tracks. Transmissions: Six-speeds are required for every car. IMSA has removed the restriction for WEC P2s running in the WeatherTech Championship, and there are no limitations for DPis.
15-YEAR OLD TAKES RRDC AWARD
Neil Verhagen, a 15-year-old Connecticut native, was recognized as the youngest winner of the Mark Donohue Award at the annual Road Racing Drivers Club dinner Wednesday evening at the Dayonta 500 Club. Verhagen was voted the honor for his efforts in the 2016 SCCA Runoffs at Mid-Ohio in winning the Formula F championship.