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Sports Car – Detroit auto show gives glimpse into the future without the sedan

Sports Car – Detroit auto show gives glimpse into the future without the sedan

The lineup at the North American International Auto Show in Detroit next week offers a glimpse of what new car lots are going to be stocked with in the future: Crammed with trucks, SUVs and high performance sports cars. A quick scan of the expected debuts shows just how important trucks and SUVs have become…

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Sports Car – Porsche has already had to double the production of its Tesla-killer

Sports Car – Porsche has already had to double the production of its Tesla-killer

The Taycan, a name the company says roughly translates to lively young horse, is expected to start at around $80,000, according to Electrek magazine. Porsche sold 57,202 vehicles in 2018, almost half of which were its Macan crossover utility car. Its popular SUV, the Cayenne, had 10,733 in sales, and its signature 911 sports car…

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Formula 2 – Bridgewater Associates founder Ray Dalio’s formula for success

Formula 2 – Bridgewater Associates founder Ray Dalio’s formula for success

At 69, Ray Dalio runs the world’s biggest hedge fund, Bridgewater Associates and is worth a reported $18.6 billion. And yet, according to Dalio: “I’m really a very ordinary guy, who through trial and error discovered some things that worked that helped me” achieve success, he said at the 2018 Summit conference in Los Angeles…

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Formula 2 – Early retirees use the 4 percent rule to know how much money they need

Formula 2 – Early retirees use the 4 percent rule to know how much money they need

Reining, who’s been living off of his investments for the past three years and is “not really worried about ever running out of money,” is by no means the only early retiree relying on the 4 percent rule. The financial blogger at “The Money Wizard” — a Minneapolis-based millennial who goes by the pen name…

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Formula 1 – Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix named as one of the best

Formula 1 – Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix named as one of the best

15 December 2018 15:42 (UTC+04:00) 504 By Trend Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix is among the three best races of 2018, according to spectators’ voting, Trend reports citing the official website of Formula 1. Over 16,000 people took part in the voting. The United States Grand Prix has emerged as the favorite race of 2018, followed…

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Sports Car – A history of the iconic sports car

Sports Car – A history of the iconic sports car

Ford is announcing on Wednesday that it has made its 10 millionth Mustang, the best-selling two-door sports car that has been in continuous production since it was first introduced 54 years ago. On Thursday, the second-largest U.S. automaker will unveil its new Nascar Mustang, which will replace the Fusion sedan Ford is phasing out of…

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Formula 1 – Vietnam is to host Formula One races from 2020

Formula 1 – Vietnam is to host Formula One races from 2020

The Vietnamese capital of Hanoi will host a Formula One Grand Prix for the first time in 2020. “This is a fulfilment of one of our primary goals,” Formula One (F1) Commercial Managing Director Sean Bratches exclusively told CNBC at the announcement. “Historically Formula One has been very reactive in terms of people coming to…

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Formula 1 – International Media Name Formula 1 2018 Azerbaijan Grand Prix as Best Race of the Season

Formula 1 – International Media Name Formula 1 2018 Azerbaijan Grand Prix as Best Race of the Season

5 December 2018 17:47 (UTC+04:00) 655 Baku City Circuit (BCC) is pleased to announce that most recent Formula 1 race held in Baku has been selected as the best race of the 2018 season by some of the world’s most prestigious international media outlets including The Times (London) and The Guardian.   As a result of…

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Formula 1 – Baku preparing for Formula 1 Grand Prix races

Formula 1 – Baku preparing for Formula 1 Grand Prix races

4 December 2018 12:38 (UTC+04:00) 358 By Leman Mammadova The fourth Formula 1 Grand Prix, to be held in Baku on 26-28 April 2019, attracts greater interest rather than previous ones, Nigar Arpadarai, head of the Marketing and Communications Department of the Baku City Circuit, told Trend. She said that the interest to the Grand…

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Sports Car – Why your next sports car will be an SUV

Sports Car – Why your next sports car will be an SUV

It all started with the Porsche Cayenne. In 2002 the German carmaker sent shock waves through the Paris auto show when it presented the Cayenne, a bulkier version of its venerated 911 sports car. Porsche executives assured automotive analysts that the brand’s racing heritage and prowess on the track had not been compromised in its…

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Formula 1 – F1 can be successful in the US, says McLaren Racing CEO

Formula 1 – F1 can be successful in the US, says McLaren Racing CEO

Formula One — the popular motor racing event — has had a hard time cracking the U.S. market, but it may finally be on the right track, the chief executive of McLaren Racing said. “Well, they’re starting to get it right now. What they got wrong is they didn’t have the same venue that they…

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Formula 1 – Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix 2019 tickets on sale

Formula 1 – Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix 2019 tickets on sale

20 November 2018 17:00 (UTC+04:00) 593 Baku City Circuit (BCC) has announced that tickets for the Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix 2019 will be available to purchase online via www.bakucitycircuit.com from today. The fourth successive Formula 1 race to be staged on the streets of Azerbaijan’s capital city is taking place on the weekend of…

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Formula 1 – Netherlands looks set to regain Grand Prix slot in Formula One calendar

Formula 1 – Netherlands looks set to regain Grand Prix slot in Formula One calendar

A Formula One (F1) Grand Prix in the Netherlands is a frontrunner to be added to the motorsport’s calendar from 2020, after senior figures within the group talked up its potential this past weekend. Dutch interest in F1 has risen again with the emergence of the Red Bull driver Max Verstappen. The Dutch national has…

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NASCAR – NASCAR stars reveal what they did with their first big paycheck

NASCAR – NASCAR stars reveal what they did with their first big paycheck

NBC | NBCUniversal | Getty Images Martin Truex Jr. and Megyn Kelly on Tuesday, November 21, 2017 NASCAR star Martin Truex Jr., 38, was frugal with his early earnings. “I can remember when I was younger, I would get paychecks and I would kind of like let them stack up in my drawer,” Truex tells…

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NASCAR – NASCAR makes offer to acquire International SpeedWay for $42 per share

NASCAR – NASCAR makes offer to acquire International SpeedWay for $42 per share

NASCAR announced on Friday it offered to acquire International Speedway for $42 per share. This will combine the two companies into one private company under the France family. “In a highly competitive sports and entertainment landscape, a more unified strategic approach is important to our future growth,” said Jim France, chairman of ISC and chairman…

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