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What Is It?

...week showed a rare, fast, exotic sports car, but that didn't slow our readers...followed in 1964."When talking of sports cars, especially Ferraris, the car color...Gran Turismo Omologato, a racing sports car whose name was appropriated for the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-11-12/what-it
Ferrari for sale: Legendary brand races toward share listing

...a public share offering this week, making it possible for investors to buy a piece of the legendary maker of luxury sports cars and Formula One racing machines.The parent company, mass-market carmaker Fiat Chrysler Automobiles, will float...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-10-20/ferrari-sale-legendary-bra
Chevrolet bringing out new Camaro, Malibu for 2016

...excluding shipping and a $7,500 federal tax credit for electric cars.Ferrari488 GTB, 488 SPIDER: New V-8-powered sports cars replace the 458 Italia and Spider. Each is powered by a 3.9-liter turbocharged engine that puts out 641 horsepower...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-09-24/chevrolet-bringing-out-new-ca
IndyCar driver Justin Wilson dies a day after suffering head injuries

...said Mark Miles, CEO of Hulman & Co., the parent company of IndyCar and Indianapolis Motor Speedway.An acclaimed sports car racer, Wilson won the prestigious 24 Hours of Daytona with Michael Shank Racing, and he competed in 20 Formula One...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-08-24/indycar-drive-justin-wilson-
Porsche, Scion turning heads with new looks of models for 2016

...percent of the components on the seventh-generation 911 sports car. It has a new rear axle for improved precision and stability...300.CAYMAN GT4: The new top-of-the-line Cayman sports car borrows the 911's 3.8-liter flat 6 engine for 385...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-11-05/porsche-scion-turning-heads-n
Sponsorship conflicts are common in NASCAR

...after each victory.Race tracks also have to juggle conflicting sponsorships. In the mid-1980s, the 24-hour sports car race at the Daytona International Speedway was called the SunBank 24 at Daytona.South Florida flea market mogul Preston...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-10-28/sponsorship-conflicts-are-
What Is It?

...don't know what a hardtop was, having seen only the lift-off metal top, also known as a "hardtop," seen in sports cars such as the Mazda Miata and Ford Thunderbird. The concept of a fixed roof with no pillar between the front and rear...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-10-22/what-it-its-1946-chrysler-tow
BMW, Buick bring out new models for 2016

...CTS-V: It's a new iteration of the racetrack-ready CTS based on the lighter and leaner new version of the midsize sports car. It's the most powerful car in Cadillac's 112-year history with a 640-horsepower supercharged 6.2-liter...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-09-17/bmw-buick-bring-out-new-model
What Is It?

...Shelbys are still sought after by collectors and car enthusiasts."Shelby was the father of the Ford Cobra that wedded a sports car body to a Ford V-8 and made history. When he built the Shelby Mustangs (the 350GT and the 500GT) he created a car...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2015-09-17/what-it
What to look out for at the Frankfurt auto show

...horsepower and a top speed of 301 kph (187 mph).Jaguar has the F-Pace, which uses chassis underpinnings from its sports cars that are aimed at providing sharper handling for the company's first entry into the SUV race. Mercedes-Benz offers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-09-14/what-look-out-frankfurt-au