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1997 Porsche 911 GT1 Evolution - Image via RM Sotheby's

Street-legal Porsche 911 GT1 Evo racer sells for $3.14 million

One lucky enthusiast now has a very special Porsche among his or her collection. This is the only Porsche 911 GT1 race car to be converted for street use, and it was just sold at an RM Sotheby's auction in Monaco for €2.77 million (approximately $3.14 million). Handling the conversion was... read more

May 16, 2016 by
 
1953 Aston Martin DB3S

Aston Martin with incredible provenance comes up for auction

The list of people that have driven this Aston Martin DB3S headed for the auction block has been a veritable Who's Who of the racing scene: Stirling Moss, Tony Brooks, Peter... read more May 11, 2016 by


 
2017 Audi R8 V10 Plus Selection 24h

Audi unveils Nürburgring 24 Hours-inspired R8

Audi is rightfully proud of its R8 LMS race car's competition history that includes 323 wins internationally since arriving in 2009, and to celebrate it has taken the wraps... read more May 10, 2016 by


 
RK Motors Ford GT40 restoration project

1966 Le Mans-winning Ford GT40 restoration video, part four: attention to detail

A few weeks ago, we began following the restoration of the Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] GT40 Mk II that won the 1966 24 Hours of Le Mans. Rob Kaufman, owner of classic car... read more May 9, 2016 by


 
Toyota Sienna SE+, 2016 One Lap of America

Toyota goes racing with the Sienna and we drive it

Have you ever considered driving your living room around a racetrack? Toyota would like you to think it's possible, and is why it decided to compete in the One Lap of America... read more May 9, 2016 by


 
Number 66 Ford GT crash at the 2016 WEC 6 Hours of Spa

Ford GT crashes hard in 2016 WEC’s 6 Hours of Spa

Spa-Francorchamps’ infamous Eau Rouge corner claimed another victim in the form of the number 66 Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] GT in yesterday’s 6 Hours of Spa, the... read more May 8, 2016 by


 
Vintage Ford racing cars from the Jim Click Collection

$4 million worth of vintage Ford race cars headed to auction

A noted Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] collector is selling off a selection of his collection, including a half dozen vintage racing cars with considerable provenance. The... read more May 6, 2016 by


 
Haas Formula One driver Romain Grosjean and the 2016 Jaguar XF

Jaguar challenges fans to beat F1 star Romain Grosjean in an XF

Jaguar is about to set off on a global tour to introduce current and potential customers to its products in over 600 cities, but the biggest draw for motorsport enthusiasts... read more May 5, 2016 by


 
Max Verstappen

Max Verstappen replaces Daniil Kvyat at Red Bull Racing

Red Bull Racing has confirmed that Max Verstappen will replace its current driver Daniil Kvyat with immediate effect. It means the Dutch youngster will be racing alongside... read more May 5, 2016 by


 
Monticello Motor Club

Country club racetracks evolving to offer more than just track time

We’re all pretty familiar with the concept of the country club racetrack. Starting about a decade ago these members-only tracks started popping up across the country... read more May 4, 2016 by


 

1966 Le Mans-winning Ford GT40 restoration video, part three: technology

A couple weeks ago, we started following the restoration of the Ford GT40 Mk II that won the 1966 24 Hours of Le Mans. Rob Kaufman, owner of classic car dealer RK Motors... read more May 2, 2016 by


 
2016 Formula One Russian Grand Prix

Rosberg leads Mercedes one-two finish at 2016 Russian Grand Prix

Mercedes AMG’s Nico Rosberg secured his fourth win of the season and seventh in succession following the conclusion of the 2016 Formula One Russian Grand Prix on... read more May 1, 2016 by


 
Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton take to the seas

Mercedes-AMG's F1 stars hit the open seas

Ahead of the Monaco Grand Prix this weekend, Mercedes-AMG Petronas teammates Nico Rosberg and Lewis Hamilton took to the open seas in a most unusual, yet highly entertaining... read more April 30, 2016 by


 
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... read more April 29, 2016 by


 
Red Bull Racing Aeroscreen cockpit protection

Watch a wheel hit Red Bull's Aeroscreen cockpit at 140 mph

Red Bull Racing has started testing its proposed race car cockpit protection system known as the Aeroscreen. The Formula One team’s star driver Daniel Ricciardo hopped... read more April 29, 2016 by


 
Ford Focus RS RX

Behind the scenes with the development of the Ford Focus RS RX

Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] Performance has released the first in what promises to be a four-part series of videos detailing the development of the Focus RS RX rally car... read more April 28, 2016 by


 
 

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