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Formula E Championship first official test day, Donington Park

Porsche may join Formula E in 2018

Formula E may be attracting yet another high-profile brand to its form of electric motorsport: Porsche. According to a new report from Autosport, Porsche is mulling over the possibility of joining Formula E in 2018. Porsche CEO Oliver Blume, board member Michael Steiner, and LMP1 racing chief... read more

June 16, 2017 by
 
Green4U Panoz Racing GT-EV race car

Don Panoz’s Green4U unveils electric race car concept, hints at road-going version

Entrepreneur Don Panoz, founder of the Panoz motorsport and sports car brand, as well as the DeltaWing project, is back with yet another automotive startup, this time focused... read more June 15, 2017 by


 
BMW M1 Procar spits flames at Spa

Watch not one, but three, BMW M1 Procars spit flames and make beautiful sounds at Spa

BMW built approximately 457 M1 super coupes. This production run lasted from 1978 up through 1981, during which time BMW teamed up with Lamborghini to deliver its... read more June 14, 2017 by


 
Hyabusa-powered Seat 600 is a hill climb beast

This wide-body Hyabusa-powered Seat is your new hillclimb hero

We've been saying this a lot lately...hillclimb events are an exercise in automotive awesomeness. You have mad geniuses applying their knowledge of go-fast parts to create... read more June 14, 2017 by


 
Bloodhound SSC

1,000-mph Bloodhound SSC will conduct first test run in October

The actual attempt at the world land-speed record may be delayed, but the Bloodhound SSC is gearing up for launch. The project team has announced the 1,000-mph vehicle will... read more June 14, 2017 by


 
Mercedes AMG's Lewis Hamilton at the 2017 Formula One Canadian Grand Prix

Mercedes-AMG dominates 2017 Formula One Canadian Grand Prix

After losing out to Ferrari at the previous race in Monaco, Mercedes AMG was back to dominant form on Sunday at the 2017 Formula One Canadian Grand Prix, although the... read more June 12, 2017 by


 
Ferrari F40 LM at Goodwood Members Meeting

Watch a Ferrari F40 LM run flat out at Goodwood

They say meeting your heroes in person usually ends in disappointment. We'd say that can't happen if said hero is the Ferrari F40. Chris Wilson, the driver of this Ferrari... read more June 9, 2017 by


 
Glickenhaus SCG003C at the 2017 24 Hours of Nürburgring

Watch the Glickenhaus SCG003C lap the 'Ring in 6:33.20

During qualifying for lthe 24 Hours of Nürburgring on May 27, American driver Jeff Westphal put the Glickenhaus SCG003C supercar on the pole for the SP-X class with a... read more June 9, 2017 by


 
Circuit Gilles Villeneuve, home of the Formula One Canadian Grand Prix

2017 Formula One Canadian Grand Prix preview

The 2017 Formula One World Championship arrives in North America for the Canadian Grand Prix on this weekend. It’s the 50th anniversary for the event which once again... read more June 9, 2017 by


 

This 1,000-hp, 10-ton Dakar Rally truck can fly

Alright, so it can't really fly, but it comes pretty darn close after executing a massive jump. Eduard Nikolaev, the driver for Team Kamaz Master, has already shown he has... read more June 9, 2017 by


 
2018 Holden Commodore Australia Supercars race car

Holden Commodore racer for Australia Supercars revealed--and it has a V-8

Holden has a new Commodore coming in 2018, though the car is really a rebadged Opel Insignia Grand Sport (a Buick Regal Sportback to us Yanks) that will be sourced from... read more June 8, 2017 by


 
This Aston Martin Vulcan attacks a hill climb event with big smokey burnouts

Watch an Aston Martin Vulcan lay down a big burnout as it attacks a hill climb

As you know, we love hill climb events. They allow a driver to extract every inch of performance out of a given machine, and the cars that participate are typically... read more June 8, 2017 by


 
No. 66 Chip Ganassi Racing Ford GT at 2017 24 Hours of Daytona

Ford GT struggles at test day ahead of 24 Hours of Le Mans

Ford arrived at the 2016 24 Hours of Le Mans with one mission: to do right by the brand's historic 1-2-3 finish at the race in 1966. Ford was indeed successful and placed... read more June 8, 2017 by


 
2017 Acura TLX A-Spec race car set for 2017 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

Acura is bringing a 500-horsepower TLX to 2017 Pikes Peak

Following an impressive performance last year with a near-stock NSX and an all-electric version, Acura is returning to the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, and this time... read more June 8, 2017 by


 
Saleen 302 Black Label Mustang 30-Year Championship Commemorative Edition

Saleen builds a special Mustang to celebrate a championship win from 1987

Saleen hasn’t always been a manufacturer and tuner of high-performance cars. Back in 1986, just three years after the company was founded, Saleen entered the... read more June 7, 2017 by


 
2017 Larbre Chevrolet Corvette C7.R race car

French team to race wild Corvette C7.R art car in 24 Hours of Le Mans

French race team Larbre Competition has revealed a wild livery for the No. 50 Chevrolet Corvette C7.R it plans to enter in the 2017 24 Hours of Le Mans, which runs the... read more June 6, 2017 by


 
 

 
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