Articles tagged Dany Bahar

Page 60 of September 2014 archive issue thumbnail Page 60, September 2014

Road car news

New division at Jaguar D-type homage spearheads specials department | by Andrew Frankel Jaguar has announced its own in-house ‘Special Vehicle Operations’ unit and confirmed its first product, a 250 limited-run homage to the D-type, as its opening bid. The new car is based on the F-type roadster and is called Project 7 in honour of Jaguar’s current tally of seven wins at Le Mans. But while...

Page 60 of July 2014 archive issue thumbnail Page 60, July 2014

Road cars

Maserati targets 911Alfieri to go head to head with Porsche talisman | by Andrew Frankel Maserati boss Harald Wester has confirmed than its stunning Alfieri concept, revealed at this year’s Geneva Motor Show, will be put into production as a direct rival for the Porsche 911. The two-plus-two coupé will go on sale in 2016, powered by a range of V6 twin-turbo engines. Like the 911, it will be...

Page 14 of June 2012 archive issue thumbnail Page 14, June 2012

New muddle for Lotus as race team thrives

With its novel side exhaust consigned to history the former Renault team, that we now know as Lotus, has made a huge step forward this year, and has a package that could give Kimi Räikkönen a genuine shot at winning a GP. Meanwhile there have been major changes behind the scenes in terms of the race team’s relationship with the troubled Group Lotus. In the course of the legal battle with Tony...

Page 32 of October 2013 archive issue thumbnail Page 32, October 2013

Small but perfectly formed

Murray's urban concept edges closer to reality It seems that ex-Formula 1 designer Gordon Murray's dream of seeing his T25 and T27 city cars in production is at last on its way to reality. He says the concept has been sold (Murray always intended to license the technology rather than manufacture the cars himself) and that with "a following wind" the cars should be in showrooms within three years...

Page 66 of January 2012 archive issue thumbnail Page 66, January 2012

Lunch with... Christian Horner

In seven seasons, Horner has led Red Bull Racing from struggling F1 outfit to the dominant force in the pitlane. And all because he could admit to himself that he wasn’t going to be the next Vettel By Simon Taylor In the business world, management is all. The best managers earn the biggest salaries; companies with good profit growth are said to be well-managed. Management is studied at...

Page 26 of May 2010 archive issue thumbnail Page 26, May 2010

Lotus signs Sato for Indy 500 comeback

On the weekend that the Lotus name returned to F1, Group Lotus confirmed it would also be heading back to the Indianapolis 500 – as predicted by Motor Sport (March). The traditional green and yellow colours will be carried on Takuma Sato’s Dallara-Honda in this year’s IRL series, thanks to a commercial deal with KV Racing Technologies, run by Kevin Kalkhoven and Jimmy Vasser. The deal has been...

Page 11 of December 2010 archive issue thumbnail Page 11, December 2010

Lotus fights on all fronts

Prancing Horses gallop apace through this issue! We carry a rare and exclusive interview with the man who hopes to become the next Ferrari Formula 1 World Champion, and there’s another with the last chap who managed it for the Scuderia. Then there’s the cover story in which Maranello’s stunning 458 Italia becomes a tool de luxe to re-trace the routes of the glorious Targa Florio road race. Now, I...

Page 12 of December 2010 archive issue thumbnail Page 12, December 2010

Lotus rocked by F1 team row

Tony Fernandes will be forced to rebrand Lotus Racing under a new identity if he loses a bitter war with Group Lotus over the use of the famous name. The extraordinary fight between the two parties came into focus when Fernandes announced that he had concluded a deal to use the Team Lotus name in 2011 with rights holder David Hunt. In fact he had no choice but to pursue an agreement with Hunt –...

Page 27 of January 2011 archive issue thumbnail Page 27, January 2011

The Motor Sport Month - Formula 1 News

In Brief • The Racing Steps Foundation, which supports GP2 driver Oliver Turvey and Formula 3 racer James Calado, is monitoring two new rising stars for a fully-funded seat in the 2011 Formula Renault UK Championship. Karter Oliver Rowland and Formula Ford driver Dan Wells are competing in the Formula Renault Winter Series to secure the seat. • Peugeot UK has signed double British Rally Champion...

Page 99 of October 2012 archive issue thumbnail Page 99, October 2012

What's in a name?

A great deal, according to the men behind the resurrection of the team formerly known as Toleman, Benetton and Renault. Lotus isn’t really Lotus. But then it’s not supposed to be. Confused? Read on… As Formula 1 settled into its voluntary summer shutdown several top teams could draw positives from the result of the Hungarian Grand Prix, and for a variety of reasons. After a troubled few weeks...



January 2020
Racing Rivalries: The 25 most explosive battles between drivers, teams, cars... and families.



Sign up to our newsletters
The latest news, straight to your inbox – click below to sign up to the newsletter list.



The Motor Sport App
Carry Motor Sport with you, wherever you go. On iOS, Android and Kindle.


Noticed a mistake on this page?

Tell Us About It