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2016 Global MX-5 Cup

EPA Emissions Controls Regulation Could Be Disastrous To Racing: Update

Buried in an Environmental Protection Agency document from last summer but just coming to light now, the EPA is proposing to make it illegal to remove emissions controls from non-road vehicles, specifically motorcycles and snowmobiles, for the purpose of using them in competition. The proposal... read more

February 9, 2016 by
 
Ford GT race car during 2016 Rolex 24 at Daytona qualifying

How The Ford GT Race Car Differs From The Road Car

The most anticipated new car release of the year in enthusiast circles is the upcoming 2017 Ford GT. Built to compete in the 24 Hours of LeMans 50 years after Ford posted a... read more February 3, 2016 by


 
Renault Sport F1 RS16 2016 Formula One car

Renault Restructures Performance Divisions, Reveals 2016 Formula One Car

After announcing its return as a constructor in the Formula One World Championship late last year, Renault today unveiled its race car for the 2016 season. Along with the... read more February 3, 2016 by


 
2016 Ford F-150 Raptor Best in the Desert race truck

New Ford F-150 Raptor Ready For Best In The Desert Racing

Ford Motor Company’s [NYSE:F] new F-150 Raptor isn’t due in showrooms until the later part of the year but you’ll be able to see it in action much sooner... read more February 2, 2016 by


 
Kevin Magnussen

Ex-McLaren Reserve Kevin Magnussen To Drive For Renault, Maldonado Steps Down

Renault is finally back in Formula One with its own team after acquiring a controlling stake in cash-strapped Lotus F1 at the end of last year. But that’s not the only... read more February 2, 2016 by


 
1965 Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe

8 Things You Probably Didn’t Know About The Shelby Daytona Coupe: Video

Last fall’s Goodwood Revival served as the stage for Shelby American’s 50th anniversary celebrations of the monumental 1965 World Sportscar Championship, a... read more February 1, 2016 by


 
2016 Rolex 24 at Daytona

The Beginner's Guide To The Rolex 24 At Daytona: Mega Gallery

I've always respected the purity of sports car racing, but I just never really got into it. And then the invitation came from Audi to attend the 2016 Rolex 24 at Daytona and... read more February 1, 2016 by


 
F Performance Racing 2016 Lexus RC F GT3 race car, 2015 SEMA show

Lexus To Enter IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship With RC F GT3

Lexus recently announced that it will offer factory support for the new F Performance Racing team led by Scott Pruett. The veteran racer has extensive experience in North... read more February 1, 2016 by


 
Number 2 Tequila Patrón ESM Ligier-Honda JSP2 prototype at 2016 Rolex 24 at Daytona

Honda-Powered ESM Prototype Powers To 2016 Daytona 24 Hours Victory, Corvette Takes GT Class

The number 2 Tequila Patrón ESM Ligier-Honda JSP2, driven in the premier Prototype class by Pipo Derani, Johannes van Overbeek, Scott Sharp and Tequila Patrón... read more January 31, 2016 by


 
DeltaWing race car at 2016 Rolex 24 at Daytona

After Successful Start, DeltaWing Suffers Crash At 2016 Rolex 24 At Daytona: Video

The season opener of the 2016 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, the Rolex 24 at Daytona, is currently underway. Unfortunately for the DeltaWing from Panoz DeltaWing... read more January 31, 2016 by


 
Porsche 911 SCRS Driving In The Snow At The 'Ring

A Porsche 911 SC RS Tackles A Snow-Covered Nürburgring: Video

In the mid-'80s, Porsche had racing on its mind. Well, really Porsche has always had racing on its mind but in 1984 it had rally racing stuck in its craw, and the only way to... read more January 29, 2016 by


 
Rolls-Royce Drift Car

Classiest Sideways Shenanigans With A Rolls-Royce Drift Car

We've recently shown you that drifting is a bit harder than you might think. Imagine doing this tire-killing deed in a car designed to keep its occupants cossetted in supreme... read more January 29, 2016 by


 
2016 Rolex 24 at Daytona qualifying

Heavy Rain Mars 2016 Rolex 24 At Daytona Qualifying

The first major motorsport event of the year is on this weekend in Daytona, Florida. We are, of course, talking about the Rolex 24 at Daytona, the opening round of the 2016... read more January 29, 2016 by


 
Drift 101 Student Drifter

Drift 101: A Track Day Spent Sliding Sideways

So you want to learn how to get sideways? You think it looks easy enough, right? A bit of throttle, some opposite lock dialed into the steering, and now you're king of the... read more January 28, 2016 by


 
2016 Chevrolet COPO Camaro Courtney Force concept, 2015 SEMA show

First 2016 Chevy COPO Camaro To Be Auctioned Off For Charity

Chevrolet will build just 69 examples of its 2016 COPO Camaro, and if you’re serious about your drag racing you can get the first one off the line as it’s been... read more January 27, 2016 by


 
Max Verstappen pilots a Red Bull Racing F1 car in the Austrian alps

Max Verstappen, Red Bull May Face Fines For Recent Ski Slope Stunt

A couple of weeks ago, Formula One driver Max Verstappen took to the snow-covered Austrian Alps in a Red Bull Racing F1 car as part of a promotional stunt. The stunt involved... read more January 25, 2016 by


 
 

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