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1966 Le Mans-winning Ford GT40 restoration video, part one

If it's not the most important race car in Ford Motor Company's [NYSE:F] history, it's in the top three. Ford GT40 Mk. II chassis number P1046 was the car that officially won the 24 Hours of Le Mans in 1966. It was the culmination of Ford's effort to beat Ferrari at its own game, and not only did... read more

April 18, 2016 by
 
Mercedes AMG's Nico Rosberg at the 2016 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix

Rosberg wins 2016 Chinese Grand Prix, Kvyat makes podium

Mercedes AMG’s Nico Rosberg cruised to victory in what turned out to be an eventful 2016 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix. Yesterday’s race at the Shanghai... read more April 17, 2016 by


 
2016 Subaru WRX STI Isle of Man Time Attack Car

Subaru shows off new Isle of Man record attempt car

Subaru has taken the wraps off of the WRX STI racer it will send to the Isle of Man for a record attempt around the island's challenging TT course. The automaker has once... read more April 16, 2016 by


 
Shanghai International Circuit, home of the Formula One Chinese Grand Prix

2016 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix preview

Round three of the 2016 Formula One World Championship takes place this weekend at the Shanghai International Circuit in China. The Chinese Grand Prix has called the Shanghai... read more April 15, 2016 by


 
Teaser for 2017 Volkswagen Polo R WRC rally car

2017 Volkswagen Polo R WRC teased

It’s still early days in the 2016 motorsport season but Volkswagen is already previewing its contender for the 2017 World Rally Championship. There’s a lot at... read more April 12, 2016 by


 
1972 Porsche 911 2.5 S/T

Porsche restores dilapidated Le Mans-winning 911

Porsche used this past week’s Techno Classica event in Essen, Germany to present a beautifully restored 911 with an impressive motorsport pedigree. The car is a 1972... read more April 11, 2016 by


 
2016 Nissan GT-R Nismo GT3 race car

Watch the Nissan GT-R Nismo GT3 built in under 3 minutes

We recently brought you a time-lapse video of Prodrive building an Aston Martin Vantage GTE race car for the World Endurance Championship in under 60 seconds. Now we have a... read more April 7, 2016 by


 
Vaught Gittin Jr.'s 2016 Ford Mustang RTR drift car

Vaughn Gittin, Jr. puts a 900-hp Mustang to the test

Everything your physics teacher ever taught you about the way a car can move on pavement should be thrown out the window thanks to Vaughn Gittin, Jr. and his latest... read more April 5, 2016 by


 
Subaru WRX STI by Prodrive

Subaru, Prodrive, and Mark Higgins eye new Isle of Man record

Subaru is heading back to the Isle of Man. For a number of years now, the automaker has sponsored the Isle of Man TT for pretty much one reason: so in-house hotshoe Mark... read more April 5, 2016 by


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

Rosberg edges out Räikkönen for 2016 Bahrain Grand Prix win

Mercedes AMG’s Nico Rosberg has continued his winning streak with a top podium finish yesterday at the 2016 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix. That’s five wins in a... read more April 4, 2016 by


 
Bahrain International Circuit, home of the Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix

2016 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix preview

The second race of the 2016 Formula One World Championship is on this weekend. It’s taking place in Bahrain where because of the extreme heat during the day the race... read more April 1, 2016 by


 
2016 Aston Martin Vantage GTE race car

Watch Prodrive build an Aston Martin Vantage GTE racer in 60 seconds

When it comes to racing, Aston Martin’s weapon of choice is the compact and lightweight Vantage sports car. However, the Vantage that takes to some of the world’s... read more April 1, 2016 by


 
Lamborghini Squadra Corse Karting Program

Lamborghini looks to karting for future race drivers

Lamborghini is diving deeper into the world of motorsports. Its Squadra Corse division aims to assist drivers across a range of disciplines, with the hopes that someday those... read more March 31, 2016 by


 
Roborace autonomous race car concept

Roborace autonomous race car concept revealed

The first race between fully autonomous cars is coming—and much soon than you think. A championship called Roborace is being established and if all goes to plan will... read more March 31, 2016 by


 
2014 Porsche 918 Spyder

Nürburgring speed limits finally lifted

Following the death of a spectator in a crash that took place during a race held at the Nürburgring early last year, speed limits were introduced at sections of the... read more March 31, 2016 by


 
2016 Audi R18 LMP1 race car

2016 R18 LMP1 is Audi’s most powerful and efficient racer ever

This year’s World Endurance Championship is just getting started with official testing, known as the Prologue, currently underway at France’s Circuit Paul Ricard... read more March 30, 2016 by


 
 

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