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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 off of a new special edition version of the road-going R8. Just 24 examples of the R8 V10 Plus Selection 24h will be... read more

May 10, 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


 
New Audi R8 LMS race car wins 2015 ADAC Zurich Nürburgring 24 Hours

Report: Russian billionaire acquires rights to Nürburgring

The speed limits that have dogged the Nürburgring for the last 12 months are now a thing of the past, but there’s already new drama surrounding the famous German... read more April 28, 2016 by


 
FCA engineer Ken Hardman's Bonneville streamliner

FCA engineer sets out to break land speed record

A powertrain engineer from Fiat Chrysler Automobiles [NYSE:FCAU] will head to the Bonneville Salt Flats in a few months in an attempt to break yet another land speed record... read more April 27, 2016 by


 
Australia Supercars Championship

Australia Supercars Championship is new name of V8 Supercars

In response to changing trends, the popular Australian touring car series known as V8 Supercars has been rebranded with a new name that does away with the “V8”... read more April 27, 2016 by


 
Pininfarina Formula E concept for Mahindra

Pininfarina designs Formula E race car concepts for Mahindra

The first designs commissioned by Italian legend Pininfarina by the company's new owner has been shown: A trio of Formula E electric race car concepts. Indian conglomerate... read more April 26, 2016 by


 
RK Motors Ford GT40 restoration project

1966 Le Mans-winning Ford GT40 restoration video, part two: disassembly

Last week we learned that Rob Kaufman, owner of classic car dealer RK Motors Charlotte, purchased the Ford GT40 Mk II that won the 1966 24 Hours of Le Mans. While chassis... read more April 25, 2016 by


 
 

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