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1991 Ferrari 643 shows off its wonderful V-12 sound

Remember when Formula One cars had screaming V-12s?

Back in the late 1980s, the FIA banned the use of turbocharged engines. Thus, the world was granted the amazing era of F1 cars powered by wailing V-10 and V-12 engines. They revved incredibly high, sang a mechanical tune like nothing else, and are sorely missed today. If you've never heard a car... read more

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Walter Rohrl and Mark Webber sample the new Porsche 911 GT2 RS

Walter Röhrl and Mark Webber try out the new Porsche 911 GT2 RS

Mark Webber has a number of racing wins and podium finishes under his belt, in both Formula One and the World Endurance Championship. In the latter, he was named a world... read more August 2, 2017 by


 
WRC Ford Fiesta flies over 160 feet at Rally Finland

Watch this Ford Fiesta rally car fly more than 160 feet

The world of rallying is filled with high speeds through dense forests, wide open blasts across desert landscapes, and aggressive hand-brake slides to rotate through tight... read more August 1, 2017 by


 
2017 Formula 1 Hungarian Grand Prix

1-2 finish for Ferrari at the 2017 Formula 1 Hungarian Grand Prix

Ferrari recorded its fourth win and second one-two finish of the 2017 Formula 1 World Championship on Sunday at the Hungarian Grand Prix. Ferrari had been fast all weekend... read more July 31, 2017 by


 
This 850-hp GT-R powered Ford Focus took on Pikes Peak

Watch an 850-hp GT-R-powered Ford Focus attack Pikes Peak

We're calling it a Ford Focus, but that's like calling Robocop a man. There are bits and pieces of him left in the machine, but he's way more cybernetic bits than Alex Murphy... read more July 28, 2017 by


 
Alpine A110 track car sketch teaser

Hardcore Alpine A110 track car teased

We're still jubilant over the fact there will be a production Alpine A110. Despite the fact North America won't be treated to the French sports car, that doesn't mean we... read more July 28, 2017 by


 
Hungaroring, home of the Formula 1 Hungarian Grand Prix

2017 Formula 1 Hungarian Grand Prix preview

After 10 rounds of the 2017 Formula 1 World Championship, there’s just one point separating the top two drivers. This means you can bet those drivers, in this case... read more July 28, 2017 by


 
2017 Porsche 919 Hybrid LMP1 race car

Porsche commits to Formula E, ends LMP1 campaign

Porsche on Friday confirmed plans to enter the Formula E Championship with its own factory-backed team starting in the 2019/2020 season, the electric car racing series’... read more July 27, 2017 by


 
2017 Porsche 919 Hybrid LMP1 race car

Report: Porsche killing LMP1 program, announcement imminent

Porsche's storied run in the World Endurance Championship may be sprinting toward its ultimate demise. Earlier this month it was reported that the automaker may leave the... read more July 27, 2017 by


 
2017 Acura NSX GT3 race car competes in WeatherTech SportsCar Championship

Acura NSX GT3 now available as customer race car

Acura is joining the likes of its German rivals by allowing its performance flagship, the NSX supercar, to be available as a customer race car. The NSX GT3 started racing in... read more July 27, 2017 by


 
2014 BMW M4 DTM race car

With Mercedes leaving DTM, Audi and BMW say they may follow

Following Mercedes-Benz's shock decision to pull out of DTM (German Touring Car Championship) in favor of a factory Formula E team, Audi and BMW said they're considering... read more July 26, 2017 by


 
A wide-body R34 Nissan GT-R hill-climb monster

900-hp R34 Nissan Skyline GT-R is a true hill climb monster

The Nissan Skyline GT-R represents a platform that is good in many facets of the motorsport world. The R35 version, which is no longer Skyline-based, is built with an engine... read more July 26, 2017 by


 
Aston Martin logo

Aston Martin open to supplying F1 power units

Aston Martin is open to supplying power units to Formula 1, the automaker’s CEO has revealed. Speaking with Motorsport.com, Andy Palmer, who has led Aston Martin since... read more July 26, 2017 by


 
2018 IndyCar body Honda

2018 IndyCar revealed with modern design and nods to the past

The current corral of IndyCar bodies aren't the most attractive pieces of machinery in motorsport, and that's something the series aims to change with its new IndyCar NEXT... read more July 25, 2017 by


 
Robert Kubica

Kubica to test Renault’s 2017 F1 car, Ogier samples a vintage Red Bull

Strengthening rumors that Robert Kubica may make a return to Formula 1, Renault Sport has confirmed that the Polish driver will test its R.S.17 following this weekend’s... read more July 25, 2017 by


 
2018 Mercedes-AMG GT4 race car

Mercedes-AMG reveals GT4 race car

Mercedes-AMG is getting into the lucrative GT4 gig with the launch of a new GT4-spec race car based on its popular GT sports car, specifically the GT R variant. The GT4 race... read more July 25, 2017 by


 
 

 
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