MIAS 2014 the eyes of an Amateur motorsports
From August 29 to everyone in the IEC "Crocus Expo" will open the door leading automotive events of the year - the Moscow international automobile salon. About the total exposure we have already told you, it's time to focus on what MIAS 2014 can please160 motor racing fans.
If you love racing, you will definitely be something to look at MIAS 2014 - this time the exposition of the auto show motor racing fans hardly more interesting than160 motorists. On the territory of international exhibition center "Crocus Expo" presents a sportscar almost all key racing, rally and DTM to WEC and Formula 1. In addition, in the next three days, visitors will have a rare opportunity to get an autograph from Vitaly Petrov and take a picture with him near racing Mercedes DTM at the booth AVITO.
Cars of Formula 1 motor show two last year's version of the Toro Rosso STR8, which can be found on the stand of Renault and Mercedes W05 2014, with a short nose fairing and a hybrid engine - this machine is, of course, presented in the exposition of the Mercedes. Infiniti company at this time the car Red Bull Racing is not brought, but on its stand, you can buy branded stuff with attributes commands similar to those that are themselves riders. It is symbolic that the Infiniti stand is located next to the Jaguar, because the team this particular manufacturer was bought by Red Bull in 2005, creating Red Bull Racing.
Very interesting for fans of Motorsport exposure Audi and Mazda. Audi came to Moscow with his famous Audi R18 e-tron quattro, protruding in the LMP1 category of the world championship on races on endurance FIA WEC. On account of this machine three wins in the race "24 hours of Le Mans for the last three years. In turn, Mazda has also shown sportpalace for endurance racing, SkyActiv Diesel LMP2 category, which can be seen at competitions only in the United States, as the European rules in this class do not allow the use of diesel engines.
Honda demonstrated racing Civic WTCC at the wheel in thuringowa the world Championships are Thiago Monteiro and Gabriele Tarquini. You should pay attention to the concept car Acura NSX. This machine should be the heir of one of the most famous sports cars of the 90's, Honda NSX, a development which did Ayrton Senna. The new NSX in different markets it will be sold under the brand Honda or Acura will get a hybrid powerplant and should appear on the market in 2016, but now it is one of the most anticipated products that are fans of sports cars.
If we talk about the WTCC, MIAS 2014, of course, well represented and the other team in this series - Lada Sport Lukoil. She demonstrated her car and riders team champion 2012 Rob Huff, two time winner of the British championship BTCC James Thompson, and Russian Mikhail Kozlovsky, took part in the presentation of the new AVTOVAZ Lada Vesta. In addition, the exhibition presents and Citro235n-Total C-Elys233e WTCC, similar to the one on which to perform sbastien Loeb and John Mueller.
At the stand of Volkswagen racing fans will be able to see the Polo R WRC rally car current championship leader sbastien Ogier and exposure Subaru - Impreza WRX STI. You can find in the vastness of the IEC "Crocus Expo" and several cars participating in the rally-RAID "Dakar" - in particular, Opel Mokka, Great Wall Haval Dakar, as well as promising Peugeot 2008 DKR.
In hall 12 visitors will be able to find three cars international series Formula Student. According to the regulations of the championship, the machines in this series are created by University students on their own, without the assistance of professional engineers and teachers, and the scope of the regulations is wide enough, and then the students themselves participate in them in races. On MIAS their cars 2014 presented students MAMI Moscow, MGTU im. Bauman and Nizhny Novgorod NSTU. The projects are quite different from each other, and in all three cases, these are machines that participate in races. The stand MADI uses the experimental car with low fuel consumption, participated in the Shell eco-marathon. There, in the 12th hall, you can visit the stand of the Moscow Raceway circuit.
Nissan has brought to Moscow sports Nissan GT-R series Blancpain. Here you can meet and one of the most promising young pilots, Mark Selickogo, the Russian winner of the Nissan Nismo GT Academy, which allow gamers to take the first steps in Motorsport. By the way, try your hand at this program right there on the Nissan stand, where there are just four of the simulator, and two exhibited on the street, in the tent of the company.
In General, the number of racing games MIAS 2014 broke all national records. They can be found not only in the exposition of Nissan but also stands Citroen, Lada, and many others. The most advanced simulator, of course, is on the stand "Sochi Circuit".
Here you can drive a Formula 1 on a new track in Sochi - the software created by the famous company for RFactor. This simulator simulates not only the process of piloting on the track Grand Prix Russia, but the resulting overload. However, you need to be prepared for the fact that the management virtual machine is very simple, and gross errors it does not forgive. However, to pass on Sochi's track160 and otherwise using the application for the tablet.
Of course, it's not all machines and exhibits Moscow international motor show, is directly related to motorsports. The theme of the race is traced there at every step, and all manufacturers are trying to use their success in the competition for attracting attention and demonstrate the level of their technology. Many participants came to Moscow with their riders besides the already mentioned Petrova, Selickogo, Thompson, Hoff, and Kozlovsky, this four-time world Formula 1 champion Alain Prost, and three-time European champion in rally cross Timur Timerzyanov. In General, there are lots of places, be sure to come
text Elmir Valeev