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X-Raid Team MINI ALL4 Racing at the 2015 Dakar Rally

MINI And X-Raid Team Secure Fourth-Straight Dakar Rally Win

This year’s Dakar Rally is now over, and the winners of the grueling event is none other than MINI, together with its performance partner X-Raid Team. This is the fourth-straight victory for MINI in the Dakar, which took place over the past two weeks in Argentina, Chile and Bolivia. Nasser... read more

January 20, 2015 by 
 
Bloodhound SSC construction

Building The 1,000-MPH Bloodhound SSC: Video

The current land speed record for a drivable object on four wheels is 763 mph, as set by fighter pilot Andy Green back in 1997 behind the wheel of the Thrust SSC (supersonic... read more January 2, 2015 by 


 
Formula E race in Beijing, China

Season Two For Formula E Championship Confirmed

The inaugural season of the FIA-sanctioned Formula E Championship got off to a good start last September, and now, after three rounds, organizers for the electric car racing... read more January 2, 2015 by 


 
Röhrl and Ekstrom test the Audi S1 EKS RX and Audi Sport Quattro

Walter Röhrl, Mattias Ekstrom Thrash Rallycross Audi S1, Ur-Quattro: Video

If you need any more reason to watch the video above than Walter Röhrl and a pair of 600-hp Audi rally cars, you might want to reassess your life. DON'T MISS: 2015 Chevy... read more December 30, 2014 by 


 
1956 Chevrolet Corvette SR-2 race car. Photo via Corvette Mike.

Historic Corvette SR-2 Race Car Up For Auction: Batmobile Meets Real Life

This piece of history may look like a mashup of the Batmobile and a first-generation Corvette, but it’s more significant than that. It’s the first factory-built... read more December 30, 2014 by 


 
Tesla Model S P85D versus Lamborghini Aventador in street race

Tesla Model S P85D Drag Races Lamborghini Aventador In 691-HP Duel: Video

If you’ve ever spent the afternoon wondering which would win in a drag race between the 691-hp Tesla Model S P85D and the 691-hp Lamborghini Aventador, you’ve got... read more December 29, 2014 by 


 
Mazda LM55 Vision Gran Turismo

Mazda’s LM55 Vision Gran Turismo Concept Is A Modern 787B: Video

The reveal of new ‘Vision’ concept cars developed purely to celebrate the 15th anniversary of the Gran Turismo video game series is starting to get a bit old... read more December 28, 2014 by 


 
2010 FIA GT1 Matech Competition Ford GT

New Ford GT To Race In United SportsCar Championship & 24 Hours Of Le Mans: Report

The Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] is set to launch its new Ford Performance brand at next month’s 2015 Detroit Auto Show and word on the street is that a new GT supercar... read more December 23, 2014 by 


 
Teaser for SCG 003

First Track Footage Of Glickenhaus SCG 003 Emerges: Video

Jim Glickenhaus is a buyer of amazing machines, but also a builder of even better ones. That's why the automotive enthusiast section of the world is waiting to see a fully... read more December 19, 2014 by 


 
Teaser for SCG 003

James Glickenhaus' SCG 003 Supercar Teased In New Photos

James Glickenhaus, the man behind the stunning Ferrari Enzo-based P4/5 by Pininfarina and its P4/5 Competizione racing variant, is working on a new project, and it’s... read more December 18, 2014 by 


 
Raminator breaks Guinness World Record for fastest monster truck

Raminator Is Officially The World's Fastest Monster Truck: Video

The Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas, hosts Formula One and World Endurance Championship events, but recently Chrysler's Ram truck division used it for something a... read more December 16, 2014 by 


 
KTM X-Bow / Reiter Engineering GT4 race car preview rendering

Reiter Engineering Teases Turnkey KTM X-Bow Race Car: New Rendering

It’s been a while since we last heard about KTM’s X-Bow track car, but we now have a new rendering of the new GT4 race car currently being developed by Reiter... read more December 15, 2014 by 


 
Mad Mike Mazda Drift Car

Mad Mike Details His 1,200-HP 4-Rotor Miata Engine Build: Video

Factory support in motorsports is a wonderful thing. Doors open up for you, money is easier to come by and, more importantly to racers, the parts start flowing like a... read more December 11, 2014 by 


 
McLaren signs Jenson Button and Fernando Alonso for 2015 Formula One season

McLaren Confirms Jenson Button And Fernando Alonso For 2015

McLaren has finally ended speculation about its driver lineup for the 2015 Formula One World Championship, announcing today it has signed former Ferrari driver Fernando... read more December 11, 2014 by 


 
FIA logo

F1 Breaking News: Korea Back On The Calendar, Audi F1 Rumors Resurface

Motorsport’s governing body, the FIA, has announced a series of rule changes for the 2015 Formula One World Championship, one of which is the addition of the Korean... read more December 5, 2014 by 


 
Ken Block's Hoonicorn RTR for Gymkhana 7

Chris Harris Deep Dives The 845-HP Hoonicorn AWD Mustang: Video

If you missed the insanity of Gymkhana 7 and its co-star, Ken Block's custom-built Hoonicorn, you’ve missed one of the most righteously unruly automotive creations of... read more December 3, 2014 by 


 
 

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