Friday, 5 November 2010

TTXGP races online

Heard of the TTXGP? No? Ah, well check this out. The TTXGP is the first racing series purely for electric motorcycles, and it has just finished it's maiden years racing. It's really pushing forward electric racing, showcasing the developments of electric vehicles and changing peoples perceptions. You can watch the racing from the three region championships, US, UK, and Euro; at , or go to for write ups of the season just passed and details for the upcoming season.

Tuesday, 2 November 2010

Time to go a little off topic.

Sorry, not a car topic, but a good little time waster for work or home, provided from the guys over at The 'Awesome Robot!' blog. This made me laugh, and sometimes a little bit of laughter just improves the day right? Anyway, without further ado:

Be sure to check out the Awesome Robot! blog at, show those guys some love if you're not already!

Hardcore 'Vette

Hey followers, sorry for the empty few days, it's been a busy weekend.

Anyway, straight back into action, with an amazing GMC motor. Built to show off the performance parts and packages you can buy for the Z06, this is the ultimate you can buy. So first, The Corvette Z06X.
Oh god the list of extras is mouth watering. Based as a 'track' version of the Z06, this 'vette has got:
• 2011 CFZ-option carbon fiber package, including splitter and rockers
• Adjustable carbon fiber wing
• ZR1 carbon fiber roof panel and B-pillar panels
• Radio, carpeting and sound-deadening material removed
• SCCA-spec roll cage
• SCCA-approved window net
• Racing seat with five-point safety harness
• Fire suppression system
• Genuine Corvette Accessory racing pedal kit
• LS7 7.0L V-8 engine and Tremec six-speed manual transmission
• Low-restriction air intake system
• High-capacity radiator and enhanced cooling system
• New-for-2011 Z07 Performance Package, feature Brembo carbon ceramic brake rotors and special brake pads
• Lightweight racing wheels in black; 19-inch (front) and 20-inch (rear)
• Michelin racing tires
....and more. I want one.