racing

Scott Pruett: living the Hall of Fame dream

By | 2017-08-14T13:55:12+00:00 June 29th, 2017|Categories: Racing|Tags: |

California native, Sportscar veteran Scott Pruett, 57, picked up two more awards this week, the West Coast Sports Car Hall of Fame, Motorsports Hall of Fame of America, and the West Coast Stock Car Hall of Fame. To celebrate, he will do what he does best; he’ll race the No. 14 3GT Racing Lexus RC [...]

History of 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO by owner

By | 2017-08-06T17:39:02+00:00 March 23rd, 2007|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Ferrari, Racing|Tags: , , |

Ferrari 250 GTO Owner Tom Price, owner-racer, describes his 1962 250 GTO at Ferrari Maserati of Silicon Valley, Redwood City, CA. There is nothing as sweet as listening to a proud owner talk about their car. Listen as Mr. Price graciously talks about his car and at the end, the sound of the engine as [...]

Audi R10 TDI with GTL

By | 2017-06-18T20:47:09+00:00 August 6th, 2006|Categories: Audi, Automobiles and Energy, Racing, Technology|Tags: , , , |

From: Audi The last start of the Audi R8 in the Le Mans 24 Hour race could hardly have been more impressive: Tom Kristensen (Denmark), JJ Lehto (Finland) and Marco Werner (Germany) clinched the fifth victory of the Audi R8 in the French endurance classic in what will be remembered as one of the most [...]

2005 DARPA Grand Challenge

By | 2017-07-06T15:11:36+00:00 August 6th, 2005|Categories: Automobiles and Energy, Podcasts, Racing, Robots, Technology, Universities|Tags: , , , , |

The best minds in the best Universities have come together for the ultimate challenge; to drive a vehicle over mountainous terrain with no driver. This is not an unmanned vehicle like the Predator or Global Hawk, an unmanned aerial vehicle. This is Artificial Intelligence, but I get ahead of myself. At first, this seems like [...]