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Nicky Hayden - courtesy Ducati

American MotoGP champion Nicky Hayden dead at 35

Following life-threatening injuries sustained after being struck by a car while bicycling, Nicky Hayden has passed away. Hayden, the last American to win a MotoGP championship, was 35 years old. Hayden's injuries occurred while cycling in Italy. He suffered serious cerebral damage and resided in... read more

May 22, 2017 by
 
2018 Proton Iriz R5 rally car - Image via James Ward/Chicane Media

Proton reveals rally car

Malaysian automaker Proton has decided to go rally racing. Proton, which owns Lotus, commissioned British motorsports and engineering firm Mellors Elliot Motorsport (MEM) to... read more May 19, 2017 by


 
Actor Michael Fassbender and his 2017 Ferrari 488 Challenge race car

Actor Michael Fassbender races in Ferrari Challenge one-make series

Actor Michael Fassbender, star of movies such as "Steve Jobs" and the new "Alien: Covenant," recently traded the film set for the race track to complete his first race in the... read more May 17, 2017 by


 
A 1,700-horsepower Nissan GT-R hiding a trick for staging while drag racing

This 1,700-hp Nissan GT-R has a trick to stage properly at the drag strip

Staging a car at a drag strip is an art form. You line up so you have your car exactly where you want it to try and extract tenths of a second as you blast off down the... read more May 16, 2017 by


 
Lamborghini Huracan GT3

Lap Circuit of the Americas in a Lamborghini Huracán GT3

Paul Miller Racing has been kind enough to upload this video of the number 48 Lamborghini Huracán GT3 ripping around the Circuit of the Americas. It's definitely worth... read more May 15, 2017 by


 
Mercedes AMG’s Lewis Hamilton at the 2017 Formula One Spanish Grand Prix

Hamilton wins drama-filled 2017 Formula One Spanish Grand Prix

Mercedes AMG’s Lewis Hamilton on Sunday secured his second win of the 2017 Formula One World Championship in a drama-filled Spanish Grand Prix. It’s a race that... read more May 15, 2017 by


 
Amazon "Le Mans: Racing Is Everything" documentary

Amazon to debut detailed Le Mans documentary

Amazon is tapping into the love of motorsport. The company's Prime streaming service has announced it will debut a new documentary series that revolves around the famed 24... read more May 12, 2017 by


 
Circuit de Catalunya, home of the Formula One Spanish Grand Prix

2017 Formula One Spanish Grand Prix preview

The tightly-fought 2017 Formula One World Championship rages on with round five taking place this weekend at the Circuit de Catalunya located just outside of Barcelona... read more May 12, 2017 by


 
Rally driver crashes into a guardrail during the Canary Island Rally

Rally driver avoids cliff tumble thanks to sturdy guardrail

Engineers all over the world just felt a pang of near panic, but then the immediate soothing calm that comes from knowing their work matters. This time that feeling came as a... read more May 11, 2017 by


 
Project Brabham

Is Brabham set to return to F1?

There’s speculation mounting that Formula One team Force India may about to be sold due to the ongoing troubles of owners Vijay Mallya and Subrata Roy. Mallya was... read more May 11, 2017 by


 
2008 Toyota Camry NASCAR race car

Now is your chance to own a real NASCAR race car

If you're in the market for a Toyota Camry and have around $30,000 to spend, you have two choices. A brand new Camry XLE with a few options... or this 2008 Toyota Camry... read more May 10, 2017 by


 
Anne Proffit photo

Dale Earnhardt Jr. moves to reality TV post retirement

It seems Dale Earnhardt Jr. is trading in his racing suit for a tool belt. Following the well-known racer's retirement at the end of this year, Earnhardt Jr. is slated to... read more May 10, 2017 by


 
Porsche 911 GT1

Take a ride in the Porsche 911 GT1 down a public street

There's something sublime about seeing a race car on the street. It's like catching a glimpse of a coyote in downtown Los Angeles or an XR400 in a lecture hall. There's... read more May 10, 2017 by


 
1985 Audi Sport quattro

Here's your chance to own a 1985 Audi Sport Quattro

In 1985, World Rally Championship Group B homologation rules required manufacturers to produce at least 200 road-going examples of any car they wished to campaign in the... read more May 9, 2017 by


 
McLaren Worlds Fastest Gamer competition

McLaren is searching for the world's fastest gamer

The late nights spent in front of the Playstation or Xbox may pay off for one lucky racing simulator expert. McLaren has announced its search for the best gamer in its... read more May 8, 2017 by


 
2017 Porsche 919 Hybrid LMP1 race car

Watch a 2017 Porsche 919 Hybrid LMP1 blast its way around Spa

If you ever wanted a feel for what it’s like lapping Belgium’s Spa in a top-level endurance racer, then sit down and watch this video in its entirety. It’s... read more May 8, 2017 by


 
 

 
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