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Dale Earnhardt, Jr., photo courtesy of NASCAR via Getty Images

Dale Earnhardt, Jr. to retire from NASCAR

After 18 seasons and more than 600 races, Dale Earnhardt, Jr. will bring his NASCAR Cup Series driving career to a close at the end of the 2017 season. Earlier today, the famed son of NASCAR legend Dale Earnhardt, Sr. shared the news with members of his No. 88 Hendrick Motorsports team. The... read more

April 25, 2017 by
 
Renault RS 2027 Vision Concept

Renault explores future of F1 with RS 2027 Vision concept

Renault has a pretty clear idea of what it wants Formula One to look like in the future. At the Shanghai auto show, the French automaker unveiled the new RS 2027 Concept as... read more April 19, 2017 by


 
2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon

The 2018 Dodge Demon's NHRA ban is hype

Everybody, including Dodge, needs to stop saying the Demon's banned from the dragstrip by the NHRA, because it's not. It can be banned for a day because it's too damn fast... read more April 19, 2017 by


 
Corvette Dragster crash

Watch a 4,000-hp Corvette dragster try to fly

Four thousand horsepower is quite a lot to manage even for the most serious drivers on the planet. And every time a drag racer climbs into the cockpit, he or she knows... read more April 17, 2017 by


 
Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel at the 2017 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix

Vettel edges out Hamilton for 2017 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix win

Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel managed to edge out Mercedes AMG’s Lewis Hamilton to secure victory on Sunday in a thrilling 2017 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix... read more April 17, 2017 by


 
Bahrain International Circuit, home of the Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix

2017 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix preview

After the cooler, damp conditions of last weekend’s Chinese Grand Prix, the Formula One World Championship faces a complete change of scene. We’re now at round... read more April 14, 2017 by


 
Crash during 2017 Goodwood Members’ Meeting

Watch a Ford GT40 collide with a Can-Am McLaren at Goodwood

The various events held on the grounds surrounding Goodwood House in the United Kingdom are some of the greatest motorsport outings around, simply because it’s often a... read more April 13, 2017 by


 
Fernando Alonso

McLaren, Fernando Alonso partner with Andretti for 2017 Indy 500

McLaren is floundering in Formula One and there isn’t much hope for the rest of the season. McLaren has even decided to let star driver Fernando Alonso skip this... read more April 13, 2017 by


 
Hyundai i30 N race car on the Nürburgring

Virtually production-ready Hyundai i30 N will race in 2017 Nürburgring 24 Hours

Motorsport provides a fun, challenging and highly-visible avenue for car development, and it’s a well-worn path Hyundai will undertake for the first model from its... read more April 12, 2017 by


 
2018 Audi R8 LMS GT4 race car, 2017 New York auto show

Audi adds a second R8 race car, the R8 LMS GT4

Audi has revealed a second R8-based race car for its customer racers, the R8 LMS GT4. Built to worldwide GT4 spec like the Ford Mustang GT4, Chevrolet Camaro GT4.R, and... read more April 12, 2017 by


 
Fittipaldi EF7 Vision Gran Turismo by Pininfarina

Fittipaldi outlines US plans for new supercar marque

Brazilian racing driver Emerson Fittipaldi, a two-time Formula One world champion, unveiled a track-focused supercar during last month’s 2017 Geneva auto show. Called... read more April 10, 2017 by


 
Mercedes AMG’s Lewis Hamilton at the 2017 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix

Hamilton seals win, Verstappen shines at 2017 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix

Mercedes AMG’s Lewis Hamilton was back to his winning ways on Sunday at the 2017 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix. But it was no walk in the park for Hamilton, as a more... read more April 10, 2017 by


 
Mercedes AMG at the 2017 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix

2017 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix preview

After Ferrari’s surprise victory at the opening round of the 2017 Formula One World Championship a fortnight ago, Mercedes AMG, the only other team as fast or faster... read more April 7, 2017 by


 
#68 Ford GT at the 2016 24 Hours of Le Mans

Ford planned to race the Mustang at Le Mans, before deciding on the GT

The automotive world collectively gasped when Ford rolled out quite the surprise at the 2015 Detroit auto show. The blue oval welcomed the GT back into its portfolio of... read more April 7, 2017 by


 
2017 Porsche 919 Hybrid LMP1 race car

Watch Porsche wring out its 2017 919 Hybrid LMP1 at Monza

Porsche is aiming to defend its World Endurance Championship and Le Mans titles in 2017, and it recently revealed the racer it thinks is up to the task. The 2017 Porsche 919... read more April 6, 2017 by


 
Ayrton Senna exhibit at the Lamborghini Museum

Remember when Aryton Senna drove a Lambo-powered F1 car?

Did you know that Ayrton Senna once drove a Formula One race car that had its engine supplied by Lamborghini? It's true. It was in 1993 when McLaren tested an engine produced... read more April 4, 2017 by


 
 

 
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