Newly crowned Champion reflects on a stellar season
Porsche AG offers a brand experience of the special kind to potential customers and fans at its headquarters in Zuffenhausen. As part of a pilot project under the name of Porsche Drive, cars from the current model line-up can be rented. Customers can enjoy the fascination of Porsche just as they like, from one hour to a maximum of one week long. Booking, handover and also the return of the vehicles take place at the Porsche Museum.
Taking a tonal approach to the deconstructed Veritas Mid silhouette, adidas Originals presents the Two-Tone Woven Mesh Pack for Fall/Winter 2014. The collection offers four iterations of the mid-cut model with a woven two-tone upper in classic base palettes.
Each colourway features tonal floating 3-stripes and concealed laces offset by a contrast white midsole in super-light EVA. Finished with adidas Originals branding on the midsole and tongue, the result is a straightforward street style offering from the brand with the 3-stripes.
NikeLab presents Nike x Mo’Wax by James Lavelle. A capsule collection of restyled Nike silhouettes, this collaboration underscores Mo’Wax founder James Lavelle’s longstanding relationship with Nike and his penchant for sampling and uniting eclectic cultural influences. This rebellious approach is reiterated by the collection’s “Build and Destroy” tenet, which in Lavelle’s own words means to “make something and build it up, then move on to something new.”
Marklund Motorsport supported by Volkswagen will head the race for the inaugural FIA World Rallycross Championship teams’ title when the series concludes in Argentina next week (November 28/29).
The Swedish squad tops the table by four points and will travel to the San Luis circuit determined to cap a memorable season by landing the prestigious accolade with drivers Toomas ‘Topi’ Heikkinen and Anton Marklund.
What do American Apparel, Carphone Warehouse, First Direct, The Simpsons, and yacht charter, sales and management company, easyboats, have in common? They were all founded in 1989 and celebrate 25 years in business in 2014 – experiencing recession lows and boom-time highs along the way.
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For Alessandro Zanardi (IT) an eventful year is drawing to a close. 2014 marked his comeback season in motorsport after a break of four years: the BMW works driver competed in the Blancpain Sprint Series with his BMW Z4 GT3 entered by ROAL Motorsport. In para-cycling, the 48-year-old Italian celebrated further great successes, including two more world championship titles. In October, he completed his first ever long-distance triathlon in Hawaii (US) in a superb time.
Red Bull Crashed Ice will be back for its 15th season in 2015 with four stops, including two new locations in Northern Ireland and Canada. Red Bull Crashed Ice – The Ice Cross Downhill World Championship will also feature a new Riders Cup warm-up competition with four additional events
Alex Martin will contest the 2015 Dunlop MSA British Touring Car Championship (BTCC), driving a Motorbase Performance NGTC Ford Focus ST under the Dextra Racing banner.
Dorset-based Martin makes the move into tin-top racing following three successful years competing in the Ferrari Challenge Europe championship, which culminated in him securing two race wins and five podiums during the 2014 season. Martin is relishing a return to the BTCC paddock and his debut in the UK’s premier race series having previously raced on the TOCA support package in the Porsche Carrera Cup.