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Nissan GT Academy

Nissan Playstation GT Academy Ramping Up For 5th U.S. Season: Video

With gamers turned racers taking podiums and points in series around the world at this point, it’s no wonder the Nissan GT Academy is coming back for a fifth season. The timing of the announcement is certainly liable to get ganja-loving gamers winking and nodding at each other, but for those... read more

April 20, 2015 by 
 
Bahrain International Circuit, home of the 2015 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix

2015 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix Preview

No sooner had last weekend’s race in China ended that all the Formula One teams headed off for Bahrain for the fourth round of the season, scheduled for this weekend... read more April 16, 2015 by 


 
2016 Mercedes-AMG GT3 race car at the Nürburgring

2016 Mercedes-AMG GT3 Hits The Nürburgring: Video

Mercedes-AMG has a new race car based on its stunning GT sports car to replace the hugely-successful SLS AMG GT3, which is being phased out at the end of the 2015 motorsport... read more April 15, 2015 by 


 
Bob Lutz

Bob Lutz Thinks Manufacturer-Sponsored Racing Is (Mostly) A Waste of Money

Bob Lutz isn't known for pulling punches. The industry icon speaks with all the bravado you'd expect of an old-school Marine fighter pilot, and in May's issue of Road &... read more April 13, 2015 by 


 
Toyota Gazoo Racing in the World Endurance Championship

Toyota And Lexus Unite Most Motorsport Activities Under Gazoo Racing Banner

Toyota has announced it is consolidating a number of its individual motorsport programs around the globe under the Gazoo Racing banner. The automaker says the move will help... read more April 13, 2015 by 


 
Mercedes AMG's Lewis Hamilton at the 2015 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix

Mercedes AMG One-Two Finish At 2015 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix

Mercedes AMG was back in form at the 2015 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix, with reigning world champion Lewis Hamilton leading home teammate Nico Rosberg at yesterday’s... read more April 13, 2015 by 


 
2016 Hyundai i20 WRC prototype

Hyundai Testing New i20 WRC, Rally Debut Delayed Until 2016 Season

Hyundai was hoping to introduce a new i20 World Rally Championship racer this season based around a yet-to-be-revealed three-door version of the Korean automaker’s i20... read more April 12, 2015 by 


 
Mercedes AMG's Lewis Hamilton at the 2015 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix

Mercedes AMG Lock Out Front Row For 2015 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix

Mercedes AMG was back in full form at today’s qualifying session for the 2015 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix, with its drivers Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg locking... read more April 11, 2015 by 


 
Shanghai International Circuit, home of the Formula One Chinese Grand Prix

2015 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix Weather Forecast

Compared to the hot and steamy conditions of the previous Formula One race in Malaysia, where Ferrari managed to end Mercedes AMG’s winning streak, temperatures are... read more April 10, 2015 by 


 
2015 Porsche 919 Hybrid Le Mans prototype

Porsche Ready For 2015 World Endurance Championship With New 919 Hybrid: Video

A new season of the World Endurance Championship gets underway this weekend, with the first event on the eight-race calendar being the 6 Hours of Silverstone in the U.K... read more April 10, 2015 by 


 
Shanghai International Circuit, home of the Formula One Chinese Grand Prix

2015 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix Preview

The 2015 Formula One World Championship continues this weekend with round three, the Chinese Grand Prix. The event is once again being held at the Shanghai International... read more April 9, 2015 by 


 
Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3 race car crashes during VLN event at the Nürburgring

GT3 Cars Can Return To Nürburgring, New Regulations To Improve Spectator Safety

Racing enthusiasts, understandably, want to be as close as possible to the action. But the horrific accident at the Nürburgring late last month—where a spectator... read more April 8, 2015 by 


 
Tanner Foust Racing / Rockstar Volkswagen Passat Formula Drift 2015

900-HP Volkswagen Passat? Say What? Tanner Foust’s New Formula Drift Ride: Video

Let’s get this out of the way: Passats don’t drift. Passats are front-drive family cars “Built for the family that’s going places,” although... read more April 7, 2015 by 


 
2015 KTM X-Bow GT4 race car

New KTM X-Bow GT4 Completes Initial Shakedown

After weeks of intensive testing, and the release of some teaser shots, Austrian firm KTM has signed off on development of a new GT4-spec race car based on its X-Bow track... read more April 7, 2015 by 


 
Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus SCG003S, 2015 Geneva Motor Show

Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus Predicts Production Car 'Ring Record For SCG003

We may soon see Porsche’s 6:57 production car Nürburgring lap record, set by the 918 Spyder in 2013, slashed dramatically by Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus’... read more April 5, 2015 by 


 
2015 Subaru WRX STI Rallycross VT15x

Subaru Shows Off 580-HP WRX STI VT15x For 2015 Global Rallycross Season

The 2015 Red Bull Global Rallycross season kicks off at the end of May, and Subaru is ready to come out swinging. Once again turning to Vermont SportsCar to create its racing... read more April 1, 2015 by 


 
 

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