The latest Formula Ford features a one piece carbon fiber monocoque that meets FIA Formula 3 standards and a 1.6 liter EcoBoost engine.
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Andy Green and his team already own the top Land Speed Record (LSR) of 763 mph, but are intent on smashing that performance with a 1000 mph run. In development since 2008, their next LSR racer is dubbed Bloodhound ,and is scheduled to attempt its record run in 2015 or 2016. The LSR car will […]
While there is a lot of talk about futuristic powertrains, the real potential remains in making cars as light as possible. Companies like Ferrari have been pioneering the use of carbon fiber for decades, and their next hybrid supercar, codenamed the F150 (or F70??) could come in at under 2,500 pounds.