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Jay Leno's 1950 Mercedes-Benz Racecar Transporter

Jay Leno shows off his vintage Mercedes race car transporter

What's the coolest vehicle you've seen today? Whatever it is, it has nothing on this 1950 Mercedes-Benz race car transporter owned by Jay Leno and featured in the latest episode of Jay Leno's Garage. Then again, not all is what meets the eye with this transporter. Mercedes built just one back in... read more

June 2, 2016 by
 
Chris Harris

New 'Top Gear' host Chris Harris to race with Bentley in Blancpain Endurance Series

In addition to playing a host on the new season of Top Gear, as well as the spinoff series Extra Gear, both of which start this Sunday, Chris Harris will be racing a Bentley... read more May 27, 2016 by


 
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... read more May 26, 2016 by


 
Bosch e-kart concept

Bosch creates electric go-kart

Bosch has created an electric go-kart that could change the face of entry-level motorsports. Electric cars are known for, among other things, their instantaneous torque... read more May 24, 2016 by


 
Hyundai i30 N development car

Hyundai i30 N development car to tackle 2016 Nürburgring 24 Hours

Hyundai has been testing a version of its current i30 hatchback (an Elantra GT in the United States) at the Nürburgring for the past year. Initially thought to be a... read more May 24, 2016 by


 
Gran Turismo Sport

"Gran Turismo Sport" trailer shows off awe-inspiring realism

The march toward Polyphony's latest installment in its hugely-successful Gran Turismo series has just gotten more exciting. The game is called Gran Turismo Sport and it's... read more May 20, 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


 
 

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