Can there be any doubt the early Countach was the proper evolution of the Muira? Simple lines that exude elegance but also hint at the next evolution of speed. Well before Lamborghini itself evolved and became the outrageous style master it is today. Ironically though, it was with the Countach that Lamborghini evolved from pure masters of raw elegance to fine purveyors of flamboyant exotica.
Sebastien Ogier claimed his fourth Rally De Portugal in five years on April sixth to extend his points lead in the FIA World Rally Championship.
Girl power reigned supreme when Alexis DeJoria (Funny Car) and Erica Enders-Stevens (Pro Stock) raced to victories Sunday at the SummitRacing.com NHRA Nationals at The Strip at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. Tony Schumacher (Top Fuel) also was a winner at the fourth event on the 2014 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing Series schedule. It was the second time that two female drivers have earned victories at the same NHRA event. In 2012, Courtney Force and Enders-Stevens made history as the first pair of females to win the same race at Pacific Raceways in Seattle.
Audi has developed a new concept for the R18 e-tron quattro’s ergonomics for the 2014 season. The configuration of the elements in the cockpit is even more logical now, their functions have been rethought, and the seating position has been improved. This makes it easier for the Audi drivers in the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC) to operate the controls of the hybrid sports car.