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Daigo Saito's 1,000-hp HKS R35 Nissan GT-R for the 2015 Formula D season

1,000-HP Nissan GT-R Drift Car: Video

There are many things the Nissan GT-R excels at—but thanks to its all-wheel drive, drifting typically isn’t one of them. But this is no typical GT-R. It’s a 1,000-hp smoke-belching, rear-wheel drive beast. ALSO SEE: Nissan GT-R Blows A Tire At 200MPH, Driver Keeps It Together... read more

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2015 Nissan GT-R LM NISMO LMP1 testing at NCM Motorsports Park in Bowling Green, Kentucky

After Rough Start, Nissan Continues GT-R LM NISMO’s Preparation For Le Mans

Having already missed April 12’s opening round of the 2015 World Endurance Championship at the Silverstone Circuit in the U.K., Nissan has confirmed that its new GT-R... read more April 23, 2015 by 


 
Tesla Model S Drift

Yes, The Tesla Model S Can Drift: Video

At a recent drift event in Japan, former D1 champion Nobuteru Taniguchi took to the course in a stock Tesla Model S. Right away the car seems eager to invoke sideways... read more April 22, 2015 by 


 
Monster Tajima's car comes apart at speed, causing wreck

Wing, Bodywork Rip Off Of Monster Tajima’s Car At Speed, Cause Wreck: Video

Fire is still the main scare for nearly all racing drivers, whether professional or amateur. But sudden and catastrophic mechanical failure has to come in a close second... read more April 21, 2015 by 


 
Nissan GT Academy

Nissan Playstation GT Academy Ramping Up For 5th U.S. Season: Video

With gamers turned racers taking podiums and points in series around the world at this point, it’s no wonder the Nissan GT Academy is coming back for a fifth season... read more April 20, 2015 by 


 
Mercedes AMG's Lewis Hamilton at the 2015 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix

Hamilton Holds Off Räikkönen For Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix Win

It was yet another double podium for the Mercedes AMG Formula One team following yesterday’s enthralling Bahrain Grand Prix, though this time there was a red car... read more April 20, 2015 by 


 
Mercedes AMG's Lewis Hamilton at the 2015 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix

Hamilton Edges Out Vettel For Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix Pole

Mercedes AMG’s Lewis Hamilton managed to secure pole position for the 2015 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix, but he’s going to have his work cut out for him come... read more April 18, 2015 by 


 
Bahrain International Circuit, home of the 2015 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix

2015 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix Weather Forecast

Bahrain led Formula One’s expansion into the Middle East back in 2004 and, despite the ongoing political strife in the country, will this year hold its 11th Grand Prix... read more April 17, 2015 by 


 
Bahrain International Circuit, home of the 2015 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix

2015 Formula One Bahrain Grand Prix Preview

No sooner had last weekend’s race in China ended that all the Formula One teams headed off for Bahrain for the fourth round of the season, scheduled for this weekend... read more April 16, 2015 by 


 
2016 Mercedes-AMG GT3 race car at the Nürburgring

2016 Mercedes-AMG GT3 Hits The Nürburgring: Video

Mercedes-AMG has a new race car based on its stunning GT sports car to replace the hugely-successful SLS AMG GT3, which is being phased out at the end of the 2015 motorsport... read more April 15, 2015 by 


 
Bob Lutz

Bob Lutz Thinks Manufacturer-Sponsored Racing Is (Mostly) A Waste of Money

Bob Lutz isn't known for pulling punches. The industry icon speaks with all the bravado you'd expect of an old-school Marine fighter pilot, and in May's issue of Road &... read more April 13, 2015 by 


 
Toyota Gazoo Racing in the World Endurance Championship

Toyota And Lexus Unite Most Motorsport Activities Under Gazoo Racing Banner

Toyota has announced it is consolidating a number of its individual motorsport programs around the globe under the Gazoo Racing banner. The automaker says the move will help... read more April 13, 2015 by 


 
Mercedes AMG's Lewis Hamilton at the 2015 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix

Mercedes AMG One-Two Finish At 2015 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix

Mercedes AMG was back in form at the 2015 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix, with reigning world champion Lewis Hamilton leading home teammate Nico Rosberg at yesterday’s... read more April 13, 2015 by 


 
2016 Hyundai i20 WRC prototype

Hyundai Testing New i20 WRC, Rally Debut Delayed Until 2016 Season

Hyundai was hoping to introduce a new i20 World Rally Championship racer this season based around a yet-to-be-revealed three-door version of the Korean automaker’s i20... read more April 12, 2015 by 


 
Mercedes AMG's Lewis Hamilton at the 2015 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix

Mercedes AMG Lock Out Front Row For 2015 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix

Mercedes AMG was back in full form at today’s qualifying session for the 2015 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix, with its drivers Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg locking... read more April 11, 2015 by 


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

2015 Formula One Chinese Grand Prix Weather Forecast

Compared to the hot and steamy conditions of the previous Formula One race in Malaysia, where Ferrari managed to end Mercedes AMG’s winning streak, temperatures are... read more April 10, 2015 by 


 
 

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