Monthly Archives: December 2021

KTM uses motocross know-how to beat Honda

From 2001 to 2019, KTM launched an incredible series of 18 consecutive Dakar victories that spanned the African and South American era of the legendary event. But since the 2020 rally raid moved to Saudi Arabia, Honda has taken two of two wins. Those defeats have changed the approach of …

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Toyota unveils Radical Sports EV concept ready for mass production

The Toyota Sports EV Concept offers supercar styling with mid-engine proportions. Photo by Toyota Toyota has been more active in the sports car scene than most other automakers lately. First, Japan’s No. 1 automaker partnered with Subaru in 2012 to develop the 86 (and Subaru BRZ), and then this year …

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The best WhatCar 2021 photo shoots

W.ith a decent part of Melbourne 2021 that has been in lockdown it has not been easy to come up with new and inventive ways to show you beautiful pictures of the cars our team has driven day in and day out this year. But our resident snapper, Ellen Dewar …

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1998 Subaru Impreza WRX STI 22B is auctioned

ONE very rare 1998 Subaru Impreza WRX STI 22B will be auctioned next month on behalf of the federal government. The Subaru was seized under the Proceed of Crime laws and is being sold by Liquid Asset Management under the direction of the Australian Financial Security Agency. The Impreza WRX …

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Ryan rates the Erebus Motorsport season 8/10

Barry Ryan has welcomed stronger teamwork for significant improvement in 2021 Erebus Motorsport boss Barry Ryan has been thinking about a breakout year for his crew and rookie drivers Will Brown and Brodie Kostecki. Brown led the team’s efforts in 2021, winning the last of four events at Sydney Motorsport …

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Nissan will equip all vehicles with LiDAR in 2030

Nissan plans to equip all of its production vehicles with LiDar in 2030, according to reports from Nikkan and Nikkei. The strategy was part of the electrification campaign unveiled in November, which showed the automaker’s arrangement to develop autonomous driving and the fully solid-state battery. Nissan intends to supplement self-developed …

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Ford helps Magnolia win the King Cotton Classic

Missouri prep basketball power St. Louis Cardinal Knight found out Monday what many teams in Arkansas have learned about Magnolia over the past four years. That said, if you give the Panthers a chance, they will most likely take advantage of it, as they did on their 61st game in …

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Lappi gets to know the new GR Yaris

Lappi will share Toyota’s third car with eight-time champion Sébastien Ogier in 2022 and drove the all-new hybrid machine for the first time last month. The Finn immediately understood the differences between the Yaris World Rally Car, with which he took a sensational fourth place at the Secto Automotive Rally …

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F1 Daniel Ricciardo reveals how circumventing Australia’s strict quarantine regulations has affected his F1 season

Abroad for nearly two years, the effects of being away from home last season had started to affect Australian F1 driver Daniel Ricciardo. After the native Perth returned to Australia after the tests at the end of the season in Yas Marina, he hadn’t set foot on home soil since …

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4 unforgettable sporting moments for Kenya in 2021 [Pulse Picks 2021]

Here’s a look at the most notable sports moments from 2021: World Rally Championship (WRC) Safari Rally In June, the WRC returned to Kenya for the first time since 2002. The safari of yesteryear evolved to match today’s WRC, but its character remained with challenging, closed dirt roads, breathtaking postcard …

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