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Porsche drivers Brendon Hartley, Mark Webber & Timo Bernhard win 2016 6 Hours of Shanghai

Porsche wins 2016 World Endurance Championship

Porsche has done it again. The automaker from Stuttgart was named the winner of the Manufacturers’ title in the 2016 World Endurance Championship at the conclusion of the 6 Hours of Shanghai on Sunday. There’s still the 6 Hours of Bahrain on November 19 but Porsche enjoys an unbeatable... read more

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2017 Ford Mustang GT4 race car, 2016 SEMA show

Ford unveils Mustang GT4 customer race car at 2016 SEMA show

One of the most romantic dreams in sports car lore is the gentleman’s racer. This is a car that can be driven for all your day-to-day needs and then on the weekends... read more November 2, 2016 by


 
2016/2017 Formula E Hong Kong ePrix

'Engineering Explained' explores sensor strategy in motorsports

A critical component of a successful racing team is its ability to accumulate and understand many points of data. Motorsports engineers thrive on racing data, as it helps... read more November 1, 2016 by


 
2016 Ford F-150 Raptor Baja 1000 racing truck

Virtually stock Ford F-150 Raptor to tackle 2016 Baja 1000

The Baja 1000 is one of the most punishing races in the world. It’s also the breeding ground for Ford Motor Company’s [NYSE:F] F-150 Raptor pickup trucks, with... read more November 1, 2016 by


 
Engineering Explained goes for a ride-along in a Subaru STI Rallycross race car

Let's go for a ride along in a 600-hp Subaru Rallycross car

Jason from Engineering Explained sits in the passenger seat for this ride along. He's accompanied by David Higgins (yes, brother of the also crazy-talented Mark) and the pair... read more November 1, 2016 by


 
2017 Chevrolet COPO Camaro

Limited edition 2017 COPO Camaro ready to slay dragstrips

In 1969, Chevrolet's Central Office Performance Order program became the source of dealer-ordered, factory drag cars that would go on to post many victories at the dragstrip... read more October 31, 2016 by


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

Hamilton closes in on Rosberg with Mexican Grand Prix win

Mercedes AMG’s Lewis Hamilton took home the win on Sunday at the 2016 Formula One Mexican Grand Prix, with fellow Mercedes driver Nico Rosberg crossing the line second... read more October 31, 2016 by


 
Autodromo Hermanos Rodriguez, home of the Formula One Mexican Grand Prix

2016 Formula One Mexican Grand Prix preview

The 2016 Formula One World Championship is coming to a close—there are now just three races left on the calendar—but the title fight is still very much alive... read more October 28, 2016 by


 
2016 Audi R18 LMP1 race car

Audi to end WEC campaign after 2016, including Le Mans

Audi has confirmed earlier reports that it is about to end its participation in the World Endurance Championship. Audi will exit the sport at the end of the 2016 season, in... read more October 26, 2016 by


 
Race of Champions is coming to Miami

2017 Race of Champions is bound for Miami

The Race of Champions has been thrilling motorsports fans for decades. The first ROC event was in 1988 and it was held in Paris with a lineup of drivers that would make your... read more October 26, 2016 by


 
Infiniti Le Mans 2030 is 2017 Michelin Design Challenger winner

2017 Michelin Challenge Design imagines Le Mans in 2030

Michelin loves pushing the envelope when it comes to future automotive design. The tire company often holds design challenge contests that give gifted folks a topic and let... read more October 24, 2016 by


 
Lamborghini Super Trofeo Middle East

Lamborghini Super Trofeo Middle East series announced

Since its first season in Europe in 2009, the Lamborghini Super Trofeo has since expanded to Asia and North America—and from 2017 it will also run in the Middle East... read more October 24, 2016 by


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

2016 Formula One title fight alive with Hamilton win at USGP

Mercedes AMG’s Lewis Hamilton led from pole to claim victory on Sunday at the 2016 Formula One United States Grand Prix, held at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin... read more October 24, 2016 by


 
Circuit of the Americas, home of the Formula One United States Grand Prix

2016 Formula One United States Grand Prix preview

Formula One has made several attempts in past decades to regain a successful foothold in the United States, but it seems to have finally struck gold with the Circuit of the... read more October 21, 2016 by


 
1965 Ford Mustang Hoonicorn RTR Twin Turbo

Ken Block to take on Pikes Peak with 1,400-hp Hoonicorn RTR

Ken Block earlier in October unveiled a new twin-turbocharged version of his Hoonicorn RTR, a 1965 Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] Mustang modified to go sideways at high speeds... read more October 20, 2016 by


 
2016 BMW M4 DTM Champion Edition

BMW celebrates 2016 DTM title with M4 Champion Edition

Marco Wittmann became the first BMW driver in the history of the Deutsche Tourenwagen Masters to win two Drivers’ Championships. Having won the title in 2014, he was... read more October 19, 2016 by


 
 

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