Archive For January, 2014
FMD: Friday Motoring Diversion - Jack Baldwin: Road Racing Legend.
If you haven’t heard, racing season starts NOW! The 52nd running of the Rolex 24 at Daytona. This is also the first race for the newly unified Tudor United SportsCar Championship. So, stop what you’re doing, fire up the ‘ol TV and tune to Fox for at least the first 2 hours. After that..refer to […]
Earlier this month, executives from Calty Design Research caused quite a stir at the North American Auto Show in Detroit with their Toyota FT-1 concept car. While the FT-1′s curving, “function-sculpted” exterior recalls earlier Toyota sports coupes such as the 2000GT, Celica, Supra, MR2, and Scion FR-S, the concept is unmistakably forward-looking. The FT-1 — […]
FMD: Friday Motoring Diversion - Chevrolet Corvette C7.R – Build and Development
One of the new things The Daily Derbi has put on our New Year’s Resolution is to cover the Auto Show season and bring you what we feel are the best highlights from each show. While there is always hundreds of cars on display from nearly every manufacturer around the world and then those aftermarket […]
Round 3 of Miller Motorsports Park’s WinterX series happened the past weekend of January 10th. Everything from Miatas, CRX, S4, Lancers, Porsche 911s, even SUVs, attempted to tackle the Miller Motorsports Park track as fast as the can. Each driver faced ever changing conditions: from slush, to ice, to dry pavement. All under the constant […]