Series I Jaguar E-type sets auction record at $467,500
1966 Jaguar E-Type Series I 4.2 Fixed Head Coupé. 265 bhp, 4,235 cc DOHC inline six-cylinder engine, triple SU carburettors, four-speed manual gearbox, independent front suspension with double wishbones, torsion bars and anti-roll bar, independent rear suspension with lower wishbones, trailing lower radius arms, coil springs, anti-roll bar, and four-wheel hydraulic disc brakes, inboard at the rear. Wheelbase: 96"
The Science Behind Making the Fastest Possible Pinewood Derby Car
You wouldn't think that a four-wheeled car would go faster if one of its wheels didn't touch the ground. Or if its axles were bent. Or if it was designed to grind against a wall. But you'd be wrong, and here's the science to prove it.
Bugatti 16C Galibier -- 4 door race car! Engine is a front-mounted, 8.0L, twin-turbocharged W16 engine that delivers power via permanent four wheel drive -- Comparable to the quad-turbocharged unit used in the Bugatti Veyron. Downside: Still only a concept car.