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Watch A Big Wheel Run Down The Laguna Seca Corkscrew: Video

Most who've driven Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca will tell you that the infamous Corkscrew is far from the most challenging turn on the course. They're right... but that doesn't matter because it remains one of the most iconic turns in motorsports. The reason behind it is due to the massive elevation... read more

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GM Begins Work On New Performance And Racing Center

General Motors announced that it has begun work on a new Performance and Racing Center in Pontiac, Michigan. The new facility will focus on race-engine design and... read more May 1, 2014 by 


 
Senna and Prost battle in the rain at Monaco, 1984

Watch Senna Catch Prost In The Rain At Monaco, Announced By James Hunt: Video

The 1980s may well have been the glory days of Formula 1. From the driving talent to the cars to the tracks, F1 of 30 years ago was a very different--and in many ways... read more May 1, 2014 by 


 
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20 Years After His Death, The World Remembers Ayrton Senna

Though he only lived to the age of 34, Ayrton Senna da Silva is widely regarded by past and present racers the world around to be one of, if not the all-time, greatest to... read more May 1, 2014 by 


 
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Tommi Mäkinen Flogs 2015 Subaru WRX STI Around The Track

When an automaker is trying to figure out which driver it should invite to test out one of its new cars, certain pro wheelers rank higher than others. If the car is the 2015... read more April 30, 2014 by 


 
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Nick Heidfeld To Pilot Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3 In 2014 Nürburgring 24 Hours

Despite the fact that the Nürburgring is completely different from almost any real world roads out there, car manufacturers continue to use the track as a testing bed... read more April 29, 2014 by 


 
Nissan Altima Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge racer

Nissan GT Academy U.S. Winners Team Up For Continental Tires SportsCar Challenge

The past winners of Nissan GT Academy have proven that they can translate their video-game skills into on-track prowess, and they're about to do it again. GT Academy U.S... read more April 28, 2014 by 


 
Luke Oxner's Spec Boxster race car

An Amateur Racer's Perspective: Meet Luke Oxner

Car obsession is an indiscriminate condition; we all have it. But among a small percentage of the afflicted, car obsession takes on the form of racing. Symptoms of racing can... read more April 28, 2014 by 


 
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Mattias Ekström To Do Battle In World Rallycross Championship With Audi S1

Swedish racing driver Mattias Ekström, a man with several titles under his belt, including two in the unique Race of Champions event, has found a new endeavor: the World... read more April 28, 2014 by 


 
2014 Audi R18 e-tron quattro

Audi Heads To Spa With Two New Cars: WEC Round 2

The perennial front-runners in Le Mans racing, Audi's prototypes suffered a very difficult weekend at Silverstone, crashing both cars and retiring with no points--the first... read more April 27, 2014 by 


 
2014 BMW M4 DTM race car

Watch The 2014 BMW M4 DTM Race Car In New Promo Video

The 2015 BMW M4 coupe has spawned a racing version destined to compete in the popular German touring car series DTM, replacing the former M3 Coupe-based car. The rigorous... read more April 25, 2014 by 


 
James Hunt's 1977 McLaren M26 F1 race car. Photos via RK Motors.

FIA Planning Historic Formula One Series?

Fans still reeling from the mass of technical changes implemented for the 2014 Formula One season could soon get a reprieve. The Wall Street Journal (sub. required) reports... read more April 23, 2014 by 


 
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Peugeot Reveals Its Dakar Racer, The 2008 DKR

Peugeot and multiple World Rally Champion Sebastien Loeb made headlines last year with their dominance of the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. This year, two other rally... read more April 23, 2014 by 


 
2014 Bentley Continental GT race car of Team M-Sport Bentley

Bentley To Enter North American Racing Series Pirelli World Challenge

Bentley is the latest automaker to announce its intentions to compete in the North American racing series that is the Pirelli World Challenge. Other recent entrants include... read more April 22, 2014 by 


 
Audi R8 Ultra Onboard

Ride 'Round Long Beach In An Audi R8 Ultra With Mike Skeen: Video

It would be an amazing experience to run a Pirelli World Challenge car at Long Beach. Heck, we'd be down to run a street car around Long Beach (and your author was fortunate... read more April 22, 2014 by 


 
LMP1 cars in the 2014 6 Hours of Silverstone

Toyota Wins Opening Round Of 2014 WEC, Porsche Comes Third In Debut Race

The opening round of the 2014 World Endurance Championship, the 6 Hours of Silverstone, took place over the weekend and Toyota with its TS040 Hybrid emerged the victor in the... read more April 22, 2014 by 


 
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