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John Surtees and Claudio Barbato with Barbato's 'E-Motion' sculpture

Racing legend John Surtees dead at 83

Few men in the history of racing are as accomplished as John Surtees. The son of a London motorcycle dealer began his racing career by racing motorcycles in the early 1950s, and he went on to win four 500cc motorcycle grand prix world championships in 1956, '58, '59 and '60. After the 1960 win, he... read more

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Zenvo TS1 GT, 2017 Geneva auto show

Zenvo announces partnership with Rebellion Racing

Last week Danish supercar marque Zenvo announced it had a surprise in store for the 2017 Geneva auto show. The surprise turned out to be a strategic partnership with Swiss... read more March 8, 2017 by


 
Roborace Robocar self-driving race car, 2017 Mobile World Congress

Self-driving race cars edge closer to reality with Robocar unveiling

Self-driving race cars may be anathema to genuine race fans, but there’s no doubt the phenomenon has the potential to further hone the technology for road cars, which... read more February 28, 2017 by


 
2017 McLaren MCL32 Formula One race car

McLaren orange makes return on team’s 2017 F1 car

McLaren is the last of the car brands to reveal its race car for the 2017 Formula One World Championship. The new car is called the MCL32, and it sees a return of the... read more February 24, 2017 by


 
Left-foot braking

What's better for rally driving, left-foot or right-foot braking?

Left-foot braking. It's a tool performance drivers can add to their skill sets, but does it really make a difference? The folks at Team O'Neil Rally School have made a video... read more February 24, 2017 by


 
2017 Ferrari SF70H Formula One race car

Ferrari SF70H 2017 F1 car revealed, features Alfa Romeo logo

Ferrari’s race car for the 2017 Formula One World Championship has been revealed as the SF70H. The name references both the Scuderia Ferrari motorsport department as... read more February 24, 2017 by


 
2017 Mercedes AMG W08 EQ Power+ Formula One race car

2017 Mercedes AMG F1 car revealed, introduces new naming strategy

The reigning champion—and current title favorites—Mercedes AMG Petronas is the latest to unveil its race car for the 2017 Formula One World Championship. The car... read more February 23, 2017 by


 
2017 Renault Sport R.S.17 Formula One race car

Renault Sport reveals 2017 Formula One racer

Renault Sport on Tuesday unveiled its challenger for the 2017 Formula One World Championship, the R.S.17. Renault didn’t enjoy a miracle start to its comeback last year... read more February 22, 2017 by


 
McLaren documentary

'McLaren' movie trailer will inspire, tug at heartstrings

"I feel that life is measured in achievement, not in years alone." Those words from race driver Bruce McLaren come at the end of the new trailer for the upcoming film... read more February 21, 2017 by


 
2017 Aston Martin Vantage Red Bull Racing Edition

Aston Martin reveals first Red Bull Racing special editions

It was in March of 2016 that Aston Martin announced a technical partnership with the Red Bull Racing Formula One team, the crowning glory of which is the upcoming AM-RB 001... read more February 21, 2017 by


 
2017 Williams FW40 Formula One race car

Williams first to reveal 2017 F1 car, Mercedes signs James Allison as Technical Director

The cars of the 2017 Formula One World Championship will be very different to anything we’ve seen in the past several years. Among the changes are longer, wider bodies... read more February 17, 2017 by


 
Casey Currie takes on the Monza road course in his off-road racing "Jeep"

Driving an off-road V-8 truck on a tarmac road course looks like fun

The Monza Rally Show brings together all manner of racing machine eager to get down on a mixture of the circuit's racing surfaces. There was an entry this year that may have... read more February 14, 2017 by


 
Toyota at the 2017 Rally Sweden

Toyota tastes victory in only second rally of WRC comeback

Toyota in 2017 made its return to the World Rally Championship after a 17-year hiatus, and the automaker has already tasted success just two rounds into the season... read more February 13, 2017 by


 
Teaser for Chevrolet Camaro GT4.R race car

Chevrolet Camaro GT4.R race car teased

Chevrolet has given us our first look at its new GT4-spec race car based on the sixth-generation Camaro. The turnkey racer is called the Camaro GT4.R and is most closely... read more February 9, 2017 by


 
Lola Mk6 GT stops by Jay Leno's Garage

Legendary Lola Mk6 GT makes a pit stop in Jay Leno's Garage

You all know that the Ford GT40 is an amazing and iconic racing machine. Do you know about the car that came before it and paved the way for its lovely looks? That honor sits... read more February 6, 2017 by


 
Mercedes-AMG's 2017 Formula One power unit

Listen to Mercedes AMG’s 2017 F1 power unit

Mercedes AMG recently fired up the power unit for its 2017 Formula One race car for the first time, and the team was gracious enough to release a video providing a taste of... read more February 6, 2017 by


 
 

 
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