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Sochi Autodrom, home of the Formula One Russian Grand Prix

2016 Formula One Russian Grand Prix preview

Round four of the 2016 Formula One World Championship is the Russian Grand Prix which takes place this weekend and held once again at the Sochi Autodrom, located about a thousand miles south of Moscow. The first Russian race was held only two years ago and so far the event's proven a hit with the... read more

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FCA engineer Ken Hardman's Bonneville streamliner

FCA engineer sets out to break land speed record

A powertrain engineer from Fiat Chrysler Automobiles [NYSE:FCAU] will head to the Bonneville Salt Flats in a few months in an attempt to break yet another land speed record... read more April 27, 2016 by


 
Australia Supercars Championship

Australia Supercars Championship is new name of V8 Supercars

In response to changing trends, the popular Australian touring car series known as V8 Supercars has been rebranded with a new name that does away with the “V8”... read more April 27, 2016 by


 
Pininfarina Formula E concept for Mahindra

Pininfarina designs Formula E race car concepts for Mahindra

The first designs commissioned by Italian legend Pininfarina by the company's new owner has been shown: A trio of Formula E electric race car concepts. Indian conglomerate... read more April 26, 2016 by


 
Lonestar Motorsports Park

Hennessey puts drag strip up for sale

The housing market is booming in metro Houston...and so, apparently, is the drag strip market. Those looking for their own stretch of pavement where they can exercise their... read more April 23, 2016 by


 
Betsafe BGF1 on the streets of Manchester, England

Gear up for the 2016 Gumball rally with this video of an F1 car on the streets

The supercar—and often celebrity—studded annual road trip that is the Gumball 3000 rally is on for another year. This year, the rally kicks off in Dublin, Ireland... read more April 21, 2016 by


 
2017 Chevrolet Camaro SS 50th Anniversary Edition pace car for the 2016 Indianapolis 500

50th Anniversary Camaro SS named official pace car of 2016 Indy 500

The Chevrolet Camaro turns 50 this year—the actual anniversary is September 26—and as part of the celebrations a special anniversary version of the current... read more April 19, 2016 by


 
Corvette Racing C7.R at the 2016 Rolex 24 at Daytona

EPA to scrap proposed race car emissions rule

The Environmental Protection Agency intends to drop language from a bill that could be interpreted to include strict emissions regulations for road cars converted to race... read more April 18, 2016 by


 
2016 Ford GT race car

Ford GT documentary part two: The Cutting Edge

Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] has dropped the second in a series of videos on the development of the revived Ford GT. Built as a tribute to the GT40 that won the 1966 24 Hours... read more April 18, 2016 by


 
Damien Walters backflip over a moving Formula E race car

Man completes blind backflip over speeding Formula E racer

Professional stuntman Damien Walters successfully completed one of his most terrifying stunts yet. The stunt was organized by the people running the Formula E Championship... read more April 18, 2016 by


 
Ferrari 488 GTE at the 2016 6 Hours of Silverstone

Ford loses out to Ferrari in World Endurance Championship debut

Ford Motor Company’s [NYSE:F] new GT supercar failed to shine in its second major motorsport debut, the past weekend’s season-opener for the 2016 World Endurance... read more April 18, 2016 by


 
Mercedes AMG's Nico Rosberg at the 2016 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix

Rosberg wins 2016 Chinese Grand Prix, Kvyat makes podium

Mercedes AMG’s Nico Rosberg cruised to victory in what turned out to be an eventful 2016 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix. Yesterday’s race at the Shanghai... read more April 17, 2016 by


 
2016 Subaru WRX STI Isle of Man TT track attack car

Subaru shows off new Isle of Man record attempt car

Subaru has taken the wraps off of the WRX STI racer it will send to the Isle of Man for a record attempt around the island's challenging TT course. The automaker has once... read more April 16, 2016 by


 
Shanghai International Circuit, home of the Formula One Chinese Grand Prix

2016 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix preview

Round three of the 2016 Formula One World Championship takes place this weekend at the Shanghai International Circuit in China. The Chinese Grand Prix has called the Shanghai... read more April 15, 2016 by


 
Teaser for 2017 Volkswagen Polo R WRC rally car

2017 Volkswagen Polo R WRC teased

It’s still early days in the 2016 motorsport season but Volkswagen is already previewing its contender for the 2017 World Rally Championship. There’s a lot at... read more April 12, 2016 by


 
1972 Porsche 911 2.5 S/T

Porsche restores dilapidated Le Mans-winning 911

Porsche used this past week’s Techno Classica event in Essen, Germany to present a beautifully restored 911 with an impressive motorsport pedigree. The car is a 1972... read more April 11, 2016 by


 
 

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