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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 on 87 acres of land off Woodward Avenue, M1 Concourse intends to be a center for automotive enthusiasts, with a 1.5-mile... read more

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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


 
1966 McLaren M2B Formula One car and 2016 McLaren 570S

Meet the 570S inspired by McLaren’s first Formula One racer

Last weekend’s Monaco Grand Prix marked 50 years since McLaren’s debut in Formula One. To mark the occasion, the McLaren road car division unveiled a 570S Coupe... read more June 3, 2016 by


 
Jay Leno's 1950 Mercedes-Benz Racecar Transporter

Jay Leno shows off his vintage Mercedes race car transporter

What's the coolest vehicle you've seen today? Whatever it is, it has nothing on this 1950 Mercedes-Benz race car transporter owned by Jay Leno and featured in the latest... read more June 2, 2016 by


 
Mercedes AMG's Lewis Hamilton after winning the 2016 Formula One Monaco Grand Prix

Hamilton wins Formula One Monaco GP after Red Bull stuff up

Lewis Hamilton took home his first victory in the 2016 Formula One World Championship at an eventful Monaco Grand Prix yesterday. It was only the second time in eight years... read more May 29, 2016 by


 
Jules Bianchi

Late F1 driver Bianchi's family starts foundation to support up-and-coming racers

The family of the late Formula One racer Jules Bianchi intends to honor the driver by creating a foundation aimed at helping young drivers ascend the motorsports ladder from... read more May 27, 2016 by


 
Formula One Monaco Grand Prix

2016 Formula One Monaco Grand Prix preview

There’s plenty going on in the world of motorsports this Memorial Day weekend. Here in the United States all attention will be on the Indianapolis 500 but over in... read more May 27, 2016 by


 
Chris Harris

New “Top Gear” host Chris Harris to race with Bentley in Blancpain Endurance Series

In addition to playing a host on the new season of Top Gear, as well as the spinoff series Extra Gear, both of which start this Sunday, Chris Harris will be racing a Bentley... read more May 27, 2016 by


 
Ford of France celebrates 50th anniversary of 1-2-3 Le Mans win

Ford of France celebrates 50th anniversary of Le Mans win with special editions

The latest Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] GT isn't quite ready for showrooms yet, so Ford of France is marking the 50th anniversary of the GT40's now-legendary 1-2-3 win at the... read more May 26, 2016 by


 
Bosch e-kart concept

Bosch creates electric go-kart

Bosch has created an electric go-kart that could change the face of entry-level motorsports. Electric cars are known for, among other things, their instantaneous torque... read more May 24, 2016 by


 
Hyundai i30 N development car

Hyundai i30 N development car to tackle 2016 Nürburgring 24 Hours

Hyundai has been testing a version of its current i30 hatchback (an Elantra GT in the United States) at the Nürburgring for the past year. Initially thought to be a... read more May 24, 2016 by


 
 

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