DeltaWing Plans To Race A Pointy-Nosed GT Race Car By The End Of 2015

We last heard of the DeltaWing Technologies' consortium of mad scientists in their plans to build a road car for car sharing. Not only is the arrowhead-shaped road car moving right along, but they plan to make a GT race car based on that shared pointy chassis. » 3/20/15 1:43pm 3/20/15 1:43pm

NOOOOOO! DeltaWing Retires In Second Hour Of Rolex 24 at Daytona

The DeltaWing's race ended in disappointment today after qualifying fifth for the start. Transmission issues after only an hour and 23 minutes halted the car, forcing it to be towed behind the wall. » 1/24/15 5:47pm 1/24/15 5:47pm

DeltaWing Crash Cuts Afternoon Session Short At The Roar Before The 24

The DeltaWing was running consistent times at the top of the lap time charts all during the TUDOR United SportsCar Roar Before the 24 practice weekend only to have its time at the event cut short because of damage sustained in a crash. » 1/10/15 6:39pm 1/10/15 6:39pm

​DeltaWing Wants To Make A $15k Electric Three-Wheeler For Car-Sharing

In 2001, Don Panoz proposed a little-known electric car-sharing program for his hometown of Atlanta, Georgia. He even had charging stations installed at his offices. Over a decade later Panoz and DeltaWing Technologies are considering a similar scheme, but this time it involves a custom electric three-wheeler that… » 12/08/14 5:20pm 12/08/14 5:20pm

Take A Ride In America's Most Phall—Er, I Mean Unique Race Car

The DeltaWing is a modern marvel, with its staggered track width and distinct appearance that makes it look like Ace and Gary's crime-fighting packagemobile. It's one of the most novel ideas in racing today, but what is it like to be onboard for a lap? » 11/27/14 5:23pm 11/27/14 5:23pm

Deltawing To Nissan: You Stole Our Design

I'm going to begin by saying that I Am Not A Patent Lawyer. But to anyone with, let's just say, "functioning eyes," it's easy to see that the Nissan Zeod RC's design looks to be a copy of the original Deltawing. And the original Deltawing team is really, really pissed off about that. Still. » 7/16/14 10:41am 7/16/14 10:41am

​Panoz Publicly Calls Out Nissan For Stealing DeltaWing Design

How do you get the attention of Carlos Ghosn? Buy a 3/4-page add in The Tennessean – Nissan North America's hometown newspaper – accusing the company, its leader, and its motorsports arm of stealing the design of a race car that's about to take to the track at Le Mans. » 6/13/14 8:56pm 6/13/14 8:56pm

If You Want 70 MPG, Your Next Car May Have To Look Like This

The DeltaWing is one of the most radical and innovative race cars to hit the track in decades. But why can't we have a version for the street as well? DeltaWing chairman and racing mogul Don Panoz says we can, and it might just look like this. » 5/28/14 9:11am 5/28/14 9:11am

Nissan Says BladeGlider Unrelated To DeltaWing, Getting Sued Anyways

This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important — all in one place at 9:30 AM. Or, you could spend all day waiting for other sites to parse it out to you one story at a time. Isn't your time more important? » 12/02/13 9:33am 12/02/13 9:33am

The Nissan ZEOD RC Is The World's Fastest Electric Race Car

This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important — all in one place at 9:00 AM. Or, you could spend all day waiting for other sites to parse it out to you one story at a time. Isn't your time more important? » 6/21/13 9:21am 6/21/13 9:21am

DeltaWing returns at Monterey, the good-news/bad-news

ALMS visited Laguna Seca last weekend, with the DeltaWing making its post-season return. They've done a lot of testing and development between, so did it pay off? Spoilers inside, you've been warned. » 5/13/13 1:42pm 5/13/13 1:42pm

Here Is The DeltaWing Coupe

Remove Nissan badges. Add chrome. Add top. Put the driver in the middle. What once was the coolest prototype car is now even cooler. Meet the DeltaWing Coupe. It looks excellent. If you're at Sebring, look for it this weekend, as it makes its debut. » 3/14/13 11:20am 3/14/13 11:20am

The World's Strangest Racecar Gets More Power And Adds A Roof

The innovative and Batmobile-esque Nissan DeltaWing racecar took the endurance racing world by storm last year, even though it didn't finish the 24 Hours of LeMans after getting punted off the road by a Toyota. It had a much more impressive showing at Petit Le Mans in October, where it finished fifth. » 2/06/13 10:30am 2/06/13 10:30am

And Now, Completely Gratuitous Deltawing Porn

We are huge fans of the Deltawing, one of the most radical race car designs of the past five decades. Needless to say, when we get a batch of gorgeous photos of the thing, we drool over them to an almost embarrassing degree. » 12/05/12 6:00pm 12/05/12 6:00pm

Classy Race Car Driver Flips Off The Driver He Just Crashed Into

Yesterday, Green Hornet Racing Porsche driver Peter LeSaffre bashed Gunnar Jeanette in the unique DeltaWing off the track and into the air. Moments after the crash, LeSaffre driver flipped Jeanette the bird. Well played. » 10/18/12 3:00pm 10/18/12 3:00pm

Watch Nissan's DeltaWing Get Punted By A Porsche

Yesterday, the DeltaWing was flipped off the track by a Porsche during ALMS testing at Road Atlanta. Now we have the onboard video, and it's kind of hilarious. » 10/18/12 9:30am 10/18/12 9:30am

The World’s Strangest Racecar Just Crashed, Again (UPDATE)

The DeltaWing has crashed again, this time testing for the American Le Mans Series. This is a damn shame, and we'll explain why. » 10/17/12 3:30pm 10/17/12 3:30pm

Ride Onboard The World’s Strangest Racecar

The Batmobile-turned-racecar DeltaWing is back and as weird as ever. Here it is turning some hot laps at Road Atlanta and thoroughly blowing our minds. » 9/25/12 10:00am 9/25/12 10:00am