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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 1966 24 Hours of Le Mans with a special edition package for the Fiesta ST, Focus ST, Focus RS and Mustang GT. Only 50 units... read more

May 26, 2016 by
 
2015 Tesla Model S P85D, May 2015   [photo: George Parrott]

Tesla Model S to tackle Pikes Peak Hill Climb

Electric cars have proven to be the weapon of choice for many tackling the Pikes Peak Hill Climb in recent years. In fact, last year’s overall winner was powered solely... read more May 20, 2016 by


 
Forza 6 NASCAR expansion pack

NASCAR expansion pack added to "Forza Motorsport 6"

NASCAR may be a thoroughly North American-oriented racing series, but a new expansion pack for the popular Xbox One racing game Forza Motorsport 6 allows users to take a 2016... read more May 19, 2016 by


 
2016 Chevrolet Camaro SS Funny Car

Here’s the first NHRA Funny Car based on the 6th-gen Camaro

Chevrolet has unveiled its NHRA Funny Car based on the sixth-generation Camaro. The bright blue example was unveiled by 16-time NHRA champion John Force and daughters... read more May 18, 2016 by


 
Teaser for 2017 Citroën C3 WRC

2017 Citroën WRC teased, hints at next-gen C3

Citroën has provided an early look at the new rally car that will compete in the 2017 World Rally Championship, and crucially it previews the next generation of the... read more May 18, 2016 by


 
Ford Focus RS RX

Behind the scenes with the development of the Ford Focus RS RX, part two

Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] Performance is happy to show enthusiasts what it is doing these days. In addition to its videos of the Ford GT development, it is working on a... read more May 17, 2016 by


 
Ford GT race car during 2016 Rolex 24 at Daytona qualifying

Ford GT documentary part three: Time to race

Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] Performance has released the third in a series of videos on the development of the revived Ford GT. Chapter one detailed Ford's decision to build... read more May 17, 2016 by


 
1997 Porsche 911 GT1 Evolution - Image via RM Sotheby's

Street-legal Porsche 911 GT1 Evo racer sells for $3.14 million

One lucky enthusiast now has a very special Porsche among his or her collection. This is the only Porsche 911 GT1 race car to be converted for street use, and it was just... read more May 16, 2016 by


 
Red Bull Racing’s Max Verstappen after winning the 2016 Formula One Spanish Grand Prix

Verstappen enters record books with Formula One Spanish Grand Prix victory

It was a miracle start for new Red Bull Racing driver Max Verstappen yesterday at the 2016 Formula One Spanish Grand Prix. The Dutch youngster now enters the record books as... read more May 15, 2016 by


 
Porsche 924 Carrera GTR

Rare Porsche 924 Carrera GTR comes up for auction

A rare, transition-era Porsche 924 Carrera GTR is headed to auction in the United Kingdom that combines elements of what was then the upcoming 944 with the existing 924. This... read more May 13, 2016 by


 
Circuit de Catalunya, home of the Formula One Spanish Grand Prix

2016 Formula One Spanish Grand Prix preview

Round five of the 2016 Formula One World Championship is the Spanish Grand Prix, which is on this weekend in beautiful Barcelona. The race is once again taking place at... read more May 13, 2016 by


 
Teaser for 2017 Porsche 911 RSR race car

Porsche teases its 2017 911 RSR

Porsche will launch a significantly revised 911 RSR for the 2017 motorsport season. The RSR, the current version of which was introduced for the 2013 season, is... read more May 12, 2016 by


 
1953 Aston Martin DB3S

Aston Martin with incredible provenance comes up for auction

The list of people that have driven this Aston Martin DB3S headed for the auction block has been a veritable Who's Who of the racing scene: Stirling Moss, Tony Brooks, Peter... read more May 11, 2016 by


 
2017 Audi R8 V10 Plus Selection 24h

Audi unveils Nürburgring 24 Hours-inspired R8

Audi is rightfully proud of its R8 LMS race car's competition history that includes 323 wins internationally since arriving in 2009, and to celebrate it has taken the wraps... read more May 10, 2016 by


 
RK Motors Ford GT40 restoration project

1966 Le Mans-winning Ford GT40 restoration video, part four: attention to detail

A few weeks ago, we began following the restoration of the Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] GT40 Mk II that won the 1966 24 Hours of Le Mans. Rob Kaufman, owner of classic car... read more May 9, 2016 by


 
Toyota Sienna SE+, 2016 One Lap of America

Toyota goes racing with the Sienna and we drive it

Have you ever considered driving your living room around a racetrack? Toyota would like you to think it's possible, and is why it decided to compete in the One Lap of America... read more May 9, 2016 by


 
 

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