With a clear sky and a sunny track, the first GT3 race kicked of at 15:42hr on Saturday afternoon. With ear deafening loud roars and high pitched revs the cars came out of the formation lap to decide who would be the king of the dunes! Read more
There is something about the buzz on the grid before a race starts. Tension is in the air as cars approach and the grid girls take their place. The teams get ready for their final checks and the crowd gets excited when they hear the cars come to life. It will not be long before the race starts…. Join me on the grid of the FIA GT3! Read more
The Saturday of this GT3 weekend would be an action packed venue. With two qualifying sessions and race 1 on the schedule, the teams prepared to battle for the final championship points. Read more
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But onto the video, Japan is home to some of the world’s largest automotive manufacturers in the world. It is also home to some of the most dedicated and enthusiastic exotic car owners in Japan. Even though these 2 collectors have completely different personalities, it isn’t hard to see the joy they hold when they see their cars. What’s even more impressive is the time and attention to detail these guys put in to their collection.
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With Le Mans just two weeks behind us the world of endurance racing had already another adventure to look forward to. The 39th running of the 24 hours of the Nurburgring!!! There were over 200 cars competing with 800 drivers behind the wheel on the largest racetrack in the world. This was going to be something special… Read more
The first race of the Super GT 2011 season was tough, as it is often the case at Fuji when the weather takes a turn for the worse. Usually when it’s raining over there, it’s raining a lot. As such, the race result was difficult to guess before the start since the rain added yet another level of uncertainty over the many unsolved questions arising for the first time the new cars, drivers and teams gathered to race at last.
The Ferrari 458 GTC has been revealed last month by Ferrari during a snowy Fiorano shakedown. The car will replace the F430 in various endurance series around the planet, but, based on the past iterations of the Ferrari race machines, we did not expect to see it in Japan for a while. Our bad. The 458 GTC is indeed coming to Japan circuits, and very soon.
I was at a very special workshop recently. This particular place is at the upper echelons of motorsport development in Japan and their number one claim to fame centers on the small fact that they are responsible for what the automotive world outside Japan fear; the R35 GT-R’s chassis… Read more
It’s time to wrap up 7tune’s week long coverage of a massive 2010 Tokyo Auto Salon with an epic final post. To finish up, lets go back into the halls to take a look at a few other cars and product that proved to be interesting in their own unique ways.