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

Mercedes poised to join Formula E in 2018

Mercedes-Benz has dominated Formula One over the past few seasons and soon it could do the same in the burgeoning electric car racing series that is Formula E. Formula E organizers have agreed to reserve a team entry for Mercedes for the 2018/2019 season, officially the series’ fifth. Under... read more

October 4, 2016 by
 
2016 Electric GT Championship Tesla Model S race car

Tesla Model S-based Electric GT racing series launched in Ibiza

In March we brought you news about an electric car racing series being developed for production-based cars, namely the Tesla [NSDQ:TSLA] Model S. At a ceremony held at Ibiza... read more September 27, 2016 by


 
2017 Peugeot 3008 DKR

Peugeot to present 2017 Dakar rally contender in Paris

The Dakar rally may no longer kick off in Paris but in a way the French capital is linked with the 2017 rally. Peugeot will use the 2016 Paris auto show to present its 2017... read more September 26, 2016 by


 
Bloodhound SSC

China’s Geely is new partner for Bloodhound land speed record team

The United Kingdom’s Bloodhound has secured vital funding from Chinese automaker Geely in order to complete its attempt on the world land speed record, scheduled to for... read more September 26, 2016 by


 
Venturi Buckeye Bullet 3

Venturi and Ohio State University set 341.4 mph electric car record

French firm Venturi may be most widely recognized for its expensive, oddball electric cars like the America SUV and Fetish sports car, but it’s also known in some... read more September 23, 2016 by


 
Citroën C3 WRC concept, 2016 Paris auto show

Next-gen Citroën C3 previewed by Paris-bound WRC concept

Cars competing in the 2017 World Rally Championship will look radically different to what we’ve become accustomed to over the past few seasons. The regulations allow... read more September 22, 2016 by


 
Formula E car in New York City

Formula E to race in New York

It may have missed out on a Formula One race but New York City will get to host back-to-back rounds of the Formula E Championship. Organizers of the electric car racing... read more September 22, 2016 by


 
Fiat 124 Abarth R-GT seen testing

Fiat Abarth 124 R-GT seen being tested and properly flung

The Fiat 124 Spider is a fun Italian take on the Mazda Miata. There's an Abarth version that ups the fun a bit more. The one I want to drive though? It's the Fiat Abarth 124... read more September 19, 2016 by


 
Michael Schumacher

Rare update on Michael Schumacher reveals he cannot walk

In an update no one really wanted to hear, comes word that Michael Schumacher is not doing well. This update comes in the face of a lawsuit filed by the Formula One legend's... read more September 19, 2016 by


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

Rosberg retakes title lead with 2016 Formula One Singapore Grand Prix win

Mercedes AMG’s Nico Rosberg is back in the lead of the 2016 Formula One World Championship after a decisive win in Sunday’s Singapore Grand Prix. The German... read more September 19, 2016 by


 
Marina Bay Circuit, home of the Formula One Singapore Grand Prix

2016 Formula One Singapore Grand Prix preview

One of the jewels of the Formula One World Championship calendar, the Singapore Grand Prix, is on this weekend. As the only night race of the year, it provides a fantastic... read more September 16, 2016 by


 
1971 Porsche 917 KH

More details on ambitious project to build Porsche 917 replicas

We recently told you about an ambitious group setting out to build Porsche 917 replicas aimed at track day enthusiasts keen to live out their Le Mans fantasies in real life... read more September 15, 2016 by


 
Scene from Ken Block’s ‘Gymkhana Nine: Raw Industrial Playground’

Ken Block 'Gymkhana Nine' has landed, looks awesome

Ken Block is at it again. The rallycross racer and gymkhana king on Tuesday released the ninth installment in the Gymkhana series that started almost a decade ago. It’s... read more September 13, 2016 by


 
Gymkhana Nine teaser

Ken Block teases 'Gymkhana Nine' on Instagram

Rallycross racer and gymkhana king Ken Block is at it again. Today on Instagram he teased the ninth installment in the Gymkhana series that started almost a decade ago. That... read more September 8, 2016 by


 
1956 Lotus Eleven at Laguna Seca, Credit: Historicmotorprints.com

Driving a vintage Lotus at the Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion

If the best thing you can do with a car is to drive it, then the best thing to do during Monterey Car Week is to drive a classic. I can think of no better place to drive a... read more September 8, 2016 by


 
2016 Rolex Motorsports Reunion Drivers

We photographed an old school race with an old school camera

Old film cameras are hopelessly overrated. Fabulous magazine covers have been shot anonymously with smartphones; "geniuses" have shot with disposable film cameras, yielding... read more September 8, 2016 by


 
 

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