Thursday, September 30, 2010

Mugen Civic RR

Introducing the limited (only 300 unit worldwide) production of Honda Civic Type R that tuned by Mugen. The Mugen Civic RR just weight 1239.66 kg and Mugen tuned the already impressive FD2 engine that add another 15 bhp more compare to standard FD2, which means it has 240 bhp at 8000 rpm and 160lb-ft at 7000 rpm.

Thursday, September 9, 2010

Audi Sport - Part 4

Timo Scheider had made a name for himself since returning to DTM scene in 2006, finding a drive with Audi Sport Team Rosberg. Scores 12 points for 10th overall on board his 2005-spec Audi A4 DTM. The following year, he drove a 2007-spec car for the factory-backed Audi Sport Team Abt Sportsline. Ranks 7th in the championship, making five Top 5 appearances throughout the season. Highlights a 2nd place (his only podium in 2007) in season's very finale, at Hockenheim.

In 2008, he finally came out on top of the game, after having lived under the shadow of mighty Martias Ekstrom for 2 seasons. Finally Timo Scheider was crowned the new DTM champion at last race at Hockenheim. In 2009 he set a new record again!The 2008 winner successfully defended his DTM title in the 2009 season in the A4 DTM. This makes Audi the first brand to have won the title for the third consecutive time in the history of the DTM that has been held since 1984.

Timo Scheider 2007 Audi A4 DTM by Minichamps

Timo Scheider 2008 Audi A4 DTM by Minichamps

Timo Scheider 2009 Audi A4 DTM by Spark

Wednesday, September 1, 2010

Audi Motorsports - Part 3

Mr. Lemans, that's right. Tom Kristensen is the man who's currently holding the most win in the legendary LM 24 HR race. I feel that it's meaningful to add Tom's last DTM race car (Audi A4) into my collection to in line with the Audi motor-sports theme.