Welcome to Must Read, where we single out the best stories from around the automotive universe and beyond. Today we have reports from Racer, Automobile, and Auto Technology.
Put your reading pants on, this is a long one, and an interesting one.
The Delta Wing consortium, led by Don Panoz, has filed a lawsuit against its former designer Ben Bowlby and former engine-supplier Nissan for "damages and injunctive relief arising out of theft of confidential and proprietary information, misappropriation of trade secrets, breach of contracts, unjust enrichment, fraud, and negligent misrepresentation."
A Goodbye to Paul Walker — Automobile
A lovely tribute to a fallen friend of the auto industry.
Paul Walker? Influential in my life? Come on. No way. But here I am, watching The Fast and the Furious for the thousandth time, feeling a little lost.
The Bishop Rotary Valve — Auto Technology
"I attempted reading it twice, and got most of the way through the first bit." — Raphael Orlove With an endorsement like that, how can you not read this?