INVENTORS, AUTOMOBILE collecting, and FERRARI automobile
The article focuses on renowned inventor and industrial designer Jim Wickstead from New Jersey. Wickstead is a collector of ultra-original Italian sports cars, including the 1968 Ferrari 330 GTC, the 1961 Ferrari 250 SWB Berlinetta, and the 1959 Fiat Abarth Record Monza. On the other hand, Wickstead runs a successful design firm specializing in prototyping and patenting inventions for aspiring inventors.
Located in Woking, England, the McLaren Technology Center for automobiles represents an estimated $300 million investment and has taken five-and-a-half years to complete. The facility provides most of McLaren Group's 900-strong workforce with design studios, research and testing capabilities, and resources for electronics development, prototyping and production. Former McLaren world champions Alain Prost, Niki Lauda and Mika Hakkinen, along with drivers Kimi Raikkonen and David Coulthard, also attended.
PROTOTYPES, ENGINEERING design, RAPID prototyping, MOTOR vehicle industry, FORMULA One automobiles, RACING automobiles, and ENGINES
This article reports that PMI Covini C6W prototype has been played with for more than a year and is said to be driveable now. For a bit more than $300,000 when and if it goes on sale, you can have your own six-wheel 1976 Tyrrell Formula One car.