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#5 Toyota TS050 Hybrid at the 2016 24 Hours of Le Mans

2016 24 Hours of Le Mans: Wins for Porsche, Ford overshadowed by heartbreak for Toyota

It was the cruelest of endings on Sunday at the 2016 24 Hours of Le Mans, with car trouble costing Toyota the overall win in the closing minutes. Heavy rain prior to the race led to some flooding and saw the safety car on the track for almost the entire first hour. Once the race was on, Toyota led... read more

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Ford GT race car during 2016 Rolex 24 at Daytona qualifying

Ford GT documentary parts four and five: The racers and Le Mans

Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] Performance has released the fourth and fifth installments in a series of videos on the development of the revived Ford GT. Part four details the... read more June 17, 2016 by


 
Audi R8 safety car drifts in rain at 24 Hours of Le Mans.

Watch the Audi R8 safety car drift at Le Mans

During a rainy practice session ahead of this weekend's 24 Hours of Le Mans, an Audi R8 safety car dramatically sped around the track but was caught on camera in the midst of... read more June 17, 2016 by


 
Baku City Circuit, site of the 2016 Formula One European Grand Prix - Image via Red Bull Racing

2016 Formula One European Grand Prix preview

The European Grand Prix has had an erratic history on the Formula One calendar, held sporadically and shuffled between a number of circuits over the years. The last time a... read more June 17, 2016 by


 
Ford GTs at the 2016 24 Hours of Le Mans

Ford, Porsche secure pole for 2016 24 Hours of Le Mans

This is the moment Blue Oval fans around the world have been waiting years for: Ford Motor Company’s [NYSE:F] imminent return to the 24 Hours of Le Mans. And the... read more June 17, 2016 by


 
Audi 24 Hours of Le Forza

Audi's 24 Hours of Le Forza solves problem of peeing in a race suit

Blasting the Mulsanne Straight at 200 mph in an LMP1 car must be a hugely thrilling experience, on par with the first bite of candied bacon or wrestling a bear. I've only... read more June 15, 2016 by


 
M1 Concourse

Racetrack and car condos opening in Detroit area

The country club racetrack phenomenon continues to grow and this time it is in the heart of car country: Pontiac, Michigan. Opening this summer is the new M1 Concourse. Built... read more June 13, 2016 by


 
Roger Feghali at the 2016 Arsoun Hill Climb

Watch this Mitsubishi Evo rock a hill climb in Lebanon

With the 100th anniversary of the Pikes Peak Hill Climb just weeks away, here's a video out of Lebanon to whet your appetite. It shows a Mitsubishi Evo rally car making all... read more June 13, 2016 by


 
Mercedes AMG's Lewis Hamilton at the 2016 Formula One Canadian Grand Prix

Hamilton shrinks 2016 Formula One Championship gap with Canadian GP win

There are now just nine points separating the top two drivers in the 2016 Formula One World Championship after an impressive performance put in yesterday by Mercedes... read more June 13, 2016 by


 
Jeff Zwart

When I grow up I want to be like Jeff Zwart

Don’t ask Jeff Zwart for the $100 in his pocket right now. For a multitude of reasons, the racing driver, photographer, and pilot probably wouldn’t give it to... read more June 10, 2016 by


 
Circuit Gilles Villeneuve, home of the Formula One Canadian Grand Prix

2016 Formula One Canadian Grand Prix preview

Formula One has arrived in North America for the first time this year in preparation for this weekend’s Canadian Grand Prix. The race, round seven of the 2016 World... read more June 10, 2016 by


 
Pair of Acura NSX supercars to take on 2016 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

All-electric Acura NSX to tackle 2016 Pikes Peak Hill Climb

Be sure to follow this year’s Pikes Peak International Hill Climb as there will be a very special car racing to the clouds. Acura has confirmed an NSX-based prototype... read more June 9, 2016 by


 
Rider Michael Dunlop setting his 16:58.254 record lap at the 2016 Isle of Man TT

Watch rider Michael Dunlop set his 16:58 Isle of Man record

There’s been a lot of hoopla over Mark Higgins’ recent setting of the blistering 17:35 lap time for the Isle of Man TT. However, Higgins isn’t the fastest... read more June 8, 2016 by


 
2016 Subaru WRX STI Isle of Man Time Attack Car

Mark Higgins smashes Isle of Man record in tuned Subaru WRX

Updated with new record time set by Mark Higgins on Monday, June 6. He’s done it. Manx rally driver Mark Higgins on Monday smashed his own Isle of Man record for cars... read more June 7, 2016 by


 
A turbocharged go-kart producing 340 horsepower

This turbocharged go-kart lays down a meaty burnout

Go-karts are fun, aren't they? The tiny tube-frame machines pack a bit of enjoyable power in the form of small engines. It's scaled-down fun for the whole family. Sometimes... read more June 6, 2016 by


 
Toro Rosso, Red Bull Racing and Renault Sport Formula One race cars

Red Bull Racing extends F1 power unit contract with Renault

Despite some very public digs between the heads of Red Bull Racing and Renault in recent years over the French automaker’s Formula One power units, the two sides remain... read more June 3, 2016 by


 
 

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