DeltaWing
May 28

DeltaWing reveals passenger-car design

(Photo courtesy deltawingracing.com)

DeltaWing aims for performance targets of 130 mph and 70 miles per gallon using a four-cylinder, 85-110 horsepower engine for its potential street-legal, four-passenger car. (Photo courtesy deltawingracing.com)

This is how a DeltaWing road car may look within the not-too-distant future, DeltaWing Technologies Inc. revealed Wednesday.

The futuristic-looking automobile is a very real machine in the sports car racing world, currently competing in the TUDOR United Sports Car Championship series.

May 7

TUDOR: DeltaWing team pleased with speed and fuel mileage at Monterey

(Photo: Michael Levitt/LAT Photographic)

Katherinne Legge and Andy Meyrick were able to drive the DeltaWing from the back of the grid and into the top 10 during Sunday’s race at Monterey, but then retired due to transmission issues. (Photo: Michael Levitt/LAT Photographic)

Sunday’s race in Monterey may have only lasted 66 laps for the DeltaWing, but the team is looking at the positives from the day.

Despite retiring from the 2-hour TUDOR Championship race with transmission issues, the DeltaWing team was able to display impressive straight-line speed and fuel mileage.

Dec 20

Sports Cars: Rossi Joins DeltaWing For Rolex 24

Caterham Formula 1 reserve driver Alexander Rossi will make his Rolex 24 debut. (Photo: LAT Photography)

Caterham Formula 1 reserve driver Alexander Rossi will make his Rolex 24 debut with DeltaWing Racing Cars. (Photo: LAT Photography)

GP2 race winner Alexander Rossi will make his Rolex 24 at Daytona debut, having been named Friday as the third driver in the DeltaWing for the TUDOR United SportsCar Championship season-opener.

The 22-year-old California native, who serves as Caterham’s Formula 1 reserve driver, will join Andy Meyrick and Katherine Legge in the closed-top car.