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Teaser for 2017 Volkswagen Polo R WRC rally car

2017 Volkswagen Polo R WRC teased

It’s still early days in the 2016 motorsport season but Volkswagen is already previewing its contender for the 2017 World Rally Championship. There’s a lot at stake as the next season will see Toyota make its return to the sport. VW has been the dominant force in WRC since it returned... read more

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Subaru WRX STI by Prodrive

Subaru, Prodrive, and Mark Higgins eye new Isle of Man record

Subaru is heading back to the Isle of Man. For a number of years now, the automaker has sponsored the Isle of Man TT for pretty much one reason: so in-house hotshoe Mark... read more April 5, 2016 by


 
Mercedes AMG's Nico Rosberg at the 2016 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix

Rosberg edges out Räikkönen for 2016 Bahrain Grand Prix win

Mercedes AMG’s Nico Rosberg has continued his winning streak with a top podium finish yesterday at the 2016 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix. That’s five wins in a... read more April 4, 2016 by


 
Bahrain International Circuit, home of the Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix

2016 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix preview

The second race of the 2016 Formula One World Championship is on this weekend. It’s taking place in Bahrain where because of the extreme heat during the day the race... read more April 1, 2016 by


 
2016 Aston Martin Vantage GTE race car

Watch Prodrive build an Aston Martin Vantage GTE racer in 60 seconds

When it comes to racing, Aston Martin’s weapon of choice is the compact and lightweight Vantage sports car. However, the Vantage that takes to some of the world’s... read more April 1, 2016 by


 
Lamborghini Squadra Corse Karting Program

Lamborghini looks to karting for future race drivers

Lamborghini is diving deeper into the world of motorsports. Its Squadra Corse division aims to assist drivers across a range of disciplines, with the hopes that someday those... read more March 31, 2016 by


 
Roborace autonomous race car concept

Roborace autonomous race car concept revealed

The first race between fully autonomous cars is coming—and much soon than you think. A championship called Roborace is being established and if all goes to plan will... read more March 31, 2016 by


 
2014 Porsche 918 Spyder

Nürburgring speed limits finally lifted

Following the death of a spectator in a crash that took place during a race held at the Nürburgring early last year, speed limits were introduced at sections of the... read more March 31, 2016 by


 
2016 Audi R18 LMP1 race car

2016 R18 LMP1 is Audi’s most powerful and efficient racer ever

This year’s World Endurance Championship is just getting started with official testing, known as the Prologue, currently underway at France’s Circuit Paul Ricard... read more March 30, 2016 by


 
2016 Porsche 919 Hybrid LMP1 race car

2016 Porsche 919 Hybrid Le Mans Prototype revealed: Video

The 2016 World Endurance Championship, the successor to the World Sportscar Championship, is now entering its fifth season and out to defend its title is Porsche. The German... read more March 29, 2016 by


 
2016 Toyota TS050 Hybrid LMP1 race car

Toyota TS050 Hybrid for 2016 WEC revealed with twin-turbo V-6, 986 hp: Video

Toyota has revealed full details for its hybrid Le Mans prototype that will compete in the 2016 World Endurance Championship, the highest echelon for endurance racing and... read more March 25, 2016 by


 
2017 Acura NSX GT3 race car, 2016 New York Auto Show

2017 Acura NSX GT3 races into New York: Live photos and video

Sharing the stage with an updated MDX at this week’s 2016 New York Auto Show is a new dedicated racing version of the NSX supercar. While the new NSX has been racing in... read more March 24, 2016 by


 
Red Bull Racing presents Formula One cockpit protection system

Red Bull Racing presents alternative F1 cockpit protection solution

The 2016 Formula One World Championship started off this past weekend with one of the most frightening crashes the sport has seen in years. The crash saw McLaren driver... read more March 22, 2016 by


 
Mercedes AMG's Nico Rosberg at the 2016 Formula One Australian Grand Prix

Rosberg wins 2016 Formula One Australian Grand Prix, Alonso crashes out

Ferrari [NYSE:RACE] put on a strong showing at an action-packed Formula One Australian Grand Prix today, though a slip in strategy meant Mercedes AMG would ultimately reign... read more March 20, 2016 by


 
Albert Park, home of the Formula One Australian Grand Prix

2016 Formula One Australian Grand Prix weather forecast

As we said yesterday, weather conditions can be quite changeable at this time of year in Melbourne where the first race of the 2016 Formula One World Championship, the... read more March 18, 2016 by


 
Ford GT race car, 2016 Rolex 24 At Daytona

Ford GT documentary part one: The Decision

If you're a fan of the Blue Oval, nothing gets your heart pumping like the Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] GT. Built as a tribute to the GT40 that won the 24 Hours of Le Mans in... read more March 17, 2016 by


 
 

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