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Engineering Explained explores the development side of Formula E

How powertrain competition could help push Formula E forward

Formula E is... not the most thrilling racing out there at the moment. The quality of the teams and the drivers are high, yet there's something to be said about the lack of noise when you're watching these all-electric race cars lap a given circuit. Additionally, the idea that you have to swap into... read more

October 10, 2016 by
 
Michael Schumacher private collection at Motorworld Cologne

Schumacher's private motorsport collection to become permanent display

Michael Schumacher’s family has graciously donated the racing legend’s own collection of motorsport memorabilia for fans to enjoy. The collection, considered one... read more October 7, 2016 by


 
2015 Red Bull Racing Australia Holden Commodore Australia Supercars race car-based drift machine

Red Bull turns Australia Supercars Commodore into wild drift machine

The powerful rear-wheel-drive machines of the Australia Supercars Championship are already prone to drifting, but imagine taking one and modifying it for the specific goal of... read more October 6, 2016 by


 
2017 Tesla Model S Electric GT race car

Leilani Münter named first American driver in Electric GT series

Leilani Münter has tried her hand at a number of racing series, and now she's found a new one that fits perfectly with her views on life. Münter has been named the... read more October 5, 2016 by


 
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... read more October 4, 2016 by


 
2017 Toyota Yaris WRC car

Hyundai, Toyota unveil new-generation 2017 WRC cars

The World Rally Championship has struggled in recent years, despite incredibly scenic locations, impressive cars, and some of the best drivers the world has ever seen... read more October 3, 2016 by


 
2016 Formula One Malaysian Grand Prix - Image via Red Bull Racing Facebook page

Shock 1-2 finish for Red Bull at 2016 Malaysian Grand Prix

Sunday’s 2016 Formula One Malaysian Grand Prix ended with a shock result, with Red Bull Racing’s Daniel Ricciardo and Max Verstappen fighting it out in front of... read more October 3, 2016 by


 
Ferrari at the 2016 Formula One Malaysian Grand Prix

2016 Formula One Malaysian Grand Prix preview

Round 16 of the 2016 Formula One World Championship is on this weekend in Kuala Lumpur, the Malaysian capital. The Malaysian Grand Prix is normally found at the start of the... read more September 30, 2016 by


 
2017 Tesla Model S Electric GT 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


 
 

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