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McLaren Formula One driver Stoffel Vandoorne samples the 2017 Honda Civic Type R

McLaren F1 driver Stoffel Vandoorne samples the 2017 Honda Civic Type R

McLaren Formula One driver Stoffel Vandoorne took some time out from his busy schedule for this weekend’s 2017 Australian Grand Prix to sample the 2017 Honda Civic Type R. Vandoorne, whose McLaren race car is also powered by a Honda engine, is one of the first people outside of Honda to get... read more

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Formula E Championship logo

BMW given constructor status for Formula E

Motorsport organizing body the FIA on Tuesday announced the names of nine constructors who have been granted homologation for Seasons Five, Six and Seven of the Formula E... read more March 22, 2017 by


 
AMS Performance Nissan GT-R 6-second run

Meet the world’s first 6.0-second Nissan GT-R

AMS Performance hasn’t been sitting idle after clocking a world-record setting 7.14-second quarter-mile time with its monstrous Nissan GT-R build. Following that record... read more March 21, 2017 by


 
Nick Mason's McLaren F1 GTR at Goodwood

Pink Floyd drummer puts McLaren F1 GTR into the wall

There's been a lot of talk about walls lately. So much so, in fact, that Pink Floyd has considered a reunion for the first time since the band's acrimonious split in the mid... read more March 20, 2017 by


 
Porsche 956

Porsche counts down top 5 motorsports milestones

Somehow, Porsche managed to squeeze five historical moments from its motorsports history into a video just 3 minutes 31 seconds long. We’re not complaining, though, as... read more March 20, 2017 by


 
These are the top five technologies that transferred from Porsche race cars to road cars

Five racing technologies that have filtered down into Porsche road cars

Porsche loves its motorsports. That's actually an understatement, as Porsche is devoted to motorsports in an incredibly passionate way. It's a good thing for Porsche... read more March 17, 2017 by


 
James Glickenhaus - Image via Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus Facebook page

James Glickenhaus wants to create a Nürburgring lap time standard

James Glickenhaus brought his amazing SCG003 to Geneva. This served as the debut of the road-legal version of the race gear that Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus has produced and... read more March 13, 2017 by


 
John Surtees and Claudio Barbato with Barbato's 'E-Motion' sculpture

Racing legend John Surtees dead at 83

Few men in the history of racing are as accomplished as John Surtees. The son of a London motorcycle dealer began his racing career by racing motorcycles in the early 1950s... read more March 10, 2017 by


 
These are top five Porsche rear wings and spoilers

Porsche shares 5 of its most iconic rear spoilers

Porsche has been on a bit of a Top 5 kick as of late. We're not complaining, though, because it's always fun to list off an automaker's greatest hits, especially when those... read more March 10, 2017 by


 
Chevrolet Camaro GT4.R

Camaro GT4.R combines SS and ZL1 1LE elements into turnkey racer

Chevrolet's latest race car is about to hit the track. It's the Camaro GT4.R and it's a combination of a couple of our favorite Camaros, with some track prep by the Pratt... read more March 9, 2017 by


 
Infiniti Q60 Project Black S concept, 2017 Geneva auto show

Infiniti hints at ‘Black S’ performance brand with wild Q60 concept

Infiniti unveiled a wild Q60 concept car at the 2017 Geneva auto show. The concept is called the Q60 Project Black S, and it was built to highlight Infiniti’s links... read more March 8, 2017 by


 
Zenvo TS1 GT, 2017 Geneva auto show

Zenvo announces partnership with Rebellion Racing

Last week Danish supercar marque Zenvo announced it had a surprise in store for the 2017 Geneva auto show. The surprise turned out to be a strategic partnership with Swiss... read more March 8, 2017 by


 
Roborace Robocar self-driving race car, 2017 Mobile World Congress

Self-driving race cars edge closer to reality with Robocar unveiling

Self-driving race cars may be anathema to genuine race fans, but there’s no doubt the phenomenon has the potential to further hone the technology for road cars, which... read more February 28, 2017 by


 
2017 McLaren MCL32 Formula One race car

McLaren orange makes return on team’s 2017 F1 car

McLaren is the last of the car brands to reveal its race car for the 2017 Formula One World Championship. The new car is called the MCL32, and it sees a return of the... read more February 24, 2017 by


 
Left-foot braking

What's better for rally driving, left-foot or right-foot braking?

Left-foot braking. It's a tool performance drivers can add to their skill sets, but does it really make a difference? The folks at Team O'Neil Rally School have made a video... read more February 24, 2017 by


 
2017 Ferrari SF70H Formula One race car

Ferrari SF70H 2017 F1 car revealed, features Alfa Romeo logo

Ferrari’s race car for the 2017 Formula One World Championship has been revealed as the SF70H. The name references both the Scuderia Ferrari motorsport department as... read more February 24, 2017 by


 
 

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