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No. 35 Alpine A470 at the 2017 24 Hours of Le Mans

Alpine promoted to Le Mans podium after Vaillante Rebellion disqualification

There’s been a shakeup in the results of last weekend’s 2017 24 Hours of Le Mans regarding the LMP2 class. The No. 13 Vaillante Rebellion Oerca 07 which placed third, thanks to the efforts of Nelson Piquet Jr, Mathias Beche and David Heinemeier Hansson, was disqualified on Monday... read more

June 21, 2017 by
 
No. 2 Porsche 919 Hybrid LMP1 at the 2017 24 Hours of Le Mans

Porsche makes miracle comeback to win 2017 24 Hours of Le Mans

Porsche pulled off a miracle finish at the 2017 24 Hours of Le Mans on Sunday when it’s No. 2 919 Hybrid LMP1 driven by Earl Bamber, Timo Bernhard and Brendon Hartley... read more June 19, 2017 by


 
1984 Porsche 911 SC/RS Group B rally car

Witness a Porsche 911 Group B rally car with straight pipes rip around Monza

Oh, Group B rally racing. There will never be anything like it again. Group B birthed some of the most wicked machines the automotive world at large has ever seen. Porsche... read more June 18, 2017 by


 
Formula E Championship first official test day, Donington Park

Porsche may join Formula E in 2018

Formula E may be attracting yet another high-profile brand to its form of electric motorsport: Porsche. According to a new report from Autosport, Porsche is mulling over the... read more June 16, 2017 by


 
No. 7 Toyota TS050 Hybrid LMP1 at the 2017 24 Hours of Le Mans

Toyota’s Kobayashi secures 2017 Le Mans pole with record lap

Kamui Kobayashi driving the No. 7 Toyota TS050 Hybrid during qualifying for the 2017 24 Hours of Le Mans has smashed the lap record and in the process secured pole position... read more June 16, 2017 by


 
Lotus Elise with a V-8 is a great example of a wild hillclimb car

This Lotus Elise hillclimb racer packs a V-8 secret

In our continuing exploration of the world of hillclimb race cars we present a new mighty, maniacal machine for your enjoyment. This time around we're working with a Lotus... read more June 15, 2017 by


 
2017 Porsche 919 Hybrid LMP1 race car

Get ready for Le Mans with this 360-degree view lap in a Porsche 919 Hybrid

Teams are currently qualifying for the 2017 24 Hours of Le Mans which runs June 17-18. You can get a sense of what it’s like to head out on the 8.5-mile Circuit de la... read more June 15, 2017 by


 
Green4U Panoz Racing GT-EV race car

Don Panoz’s Green4U unveils electric race car concept, hints at road-going version

Entrepreneur Don Panoz, founder of the Panoz motorsport and sports car brand, as well as the DeltaWing project, is back with yet another automotive startup, this time focused... read more June 15, 2017 by


 
BMW M1 Procar spits flames at Spa

Watch not one, but three, BMW M1 Procars spit flames and make beautiful sounds at Spa

BMW built approximately 457 M1 super coupes. This production run lasted from 1978 up through 1981, during which time BMW teamed up with Lamborghini to deliver its... read more June 14, 2017 by


 
Hyabusa-powered Seat 600 is a hill climb beast

This wide-body Hyabusa-powered Seat is your new hillclimb hero

We've been saying this a lot lately...hillclimb events are an exercise in automotive awesomeness. You have mad geniuses applying their knowledge of go-fast parts to create... read more June 14, 2017 by


 
Bloodhound SSC

1,000-mph Bloodhound SSC will conduct first test run in October

The actual attempt at the world land-speed record may be delayed, but the Bloodhound SSC is gearing up for launch. The project team has announced the 1,000-mph vehicle will... read more June 14, 2017 by


 
Mercedes AMG's Lewis Hamilton at the 2017 Formula One Canadian Grand Prix

Mercedes-AMG dominates 2017 Formula One Canadian Grand Prix

After losing out to Ferrari at the previous race in Monaco, Mercedes AMG was back to dominant form on Sunday at the 2017 Formula One Canadian Grand Prix, although the... read more June 12, 2017 by


 
Ferrari F40 LM at Goodwood Members Meeting

Watch a Ferrari F40 LM run flat out at Goodwood

They say meeting your heroes in person usually ends in disappointment. We'd say that can't happen if said hero is the Ferrari F40. Chris Wilson, the driver of this Ferrari... read more June 9, 2017 by


 
Glickenhaus SCG003C at the 2017 24 Hours of Nürburgring

Watch the Glickenhaus SCG003C lap the 'Ring in 6:33.20

During qualifying for lthe 24 Hours of Nürburgring on May 27, American driver Jeff Westphal put the Glickenhaus SCG003C supercar on the pole for the SP-X class with a... read more June 9, 2017 by


 
Circuit Gilles Villeneuve, home of the Formula One Canadian Grand Prix

2017 Formula One Canadian Grand Prix preview

The 2017 Formula One World Championship arrives in North America for the Canadian Grand Prix on this weekend. It’s the 50th anniversary for the event which once again... read more June 9, 2017 by


 

This 1,000-hp, 10-ton Dakar Rally truck can fly

Alright, so it can't really fly, but it comes pretty darn close after executing a massive jump. Eduard Nikolaev, the driver for Team Kamaz Master, has already shown he has... read more June 9, 2017 by


 
 

 
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