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Front-drive drag car blows a tire on the dyno

Front-Wheel Drive Drag Car Blows Tire, Self-Destructs On Dyno

While it might seem like a pretty safe environment, dynos pack a lot of hidden danger. From roasting trunk occupants with flames to blowing engines to shredding tires, the simple task of measuring your car's horsepower can go sideways in a hurry. Case in point: This turbo wrong-wheel drive drag car... read more

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Ferrari at the 2014 Bathurst 12 Hour endurance race

Ferrari Wins Bathurst 12 Hour, Nissan Crashes Out

The 2014 motorsport season has got off to a good start for Ferrari and its 458 GT. After victory in the GTD class at the recent Rolex 24 at Daytona, yesterday it took an... read more February 10, 2014 by 


 
BMW M235i Racing

Building The BMW M235i Racing: Video

BMW's odds'n'evens naming scheme isn't as logical as it once was, but most gearheads are prepared to forgive the German marque provided it keeps churning out great drivers... read more February 10, 2014 by 


 
Mercedes AMG's W05 2014 Formula One car

How The 2014 F1 Cars Will Drive: Allan McNish Predicts

Retired from his winning endurance racing career, Allan McNish has taken up a job reporting on Formula 1 for the BBC. He's trading on his experience as a top-flight racer of... read more February 9, 2014 by 


 
David Higgins and Subari clinch third consecutive Rally America championship.

NBC Sports To Air Rally America National Championship, With Some Delay

Rally America fans who are sick of watching races on YouTube should be happy to know that the U.S. rallying organization has reached an agreement with NBC Sports to air the... read more February 7, 2014 by 


 
Photograph taken by Michael Schumacher, up for auction with Coys

Photo Taken By Michael Schumacher Part Of Unique Motorsport Memorabilia Auction

A photograph taken by Michael Schumacher is among several unique driver photos up for auction today in London. Snapped by Schumacher, who remains in hospital following a... read more February 7, 2014 by 


 
2014 Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3 race car

Nissan’s GT-R Returns To Bathurst: Video

In 2013 Nissan made a return to touring car racing in Australia using its Altima sedan, after exiting the sport two decades prior. The Japanese automaker was famously forced... read more February 7, 2014 by 


 
Ver Mulm Chevrolet Camaro autocross car. [Photo courtesy of SoloMatters].

Incredible Ver Mulm Camaro Is Coming To An Autocross Course Near You

Autocross is all about handling and finesse, about getting a car around the tight confines of a given track in the fastest way possible. Like any other form of motorsport... read more February 6, 2014 by 


 
Volkswagen Snowareg gets fans ready for Rally Sweden

Red Bull Snowareg Is A Snow-Thrashing Touareg On Tracks

The Volkswagen Snowareg has been bringing snowy joy to the world for more than a year, but now that it's wearing Red Bull livery and thrashing about in the frosty forests of... read more February 6, 2014 by 


 
2014 Volkswagen Beetle Global RallyCross car

VW And Andretti Autosport To Field Beetle In Global RallyCross

The Global RallyCross Championship is back for another year and one of the teams to watch in 2014 is newcomer Volkswagen, which has partnered with Andretti Autosport and will... read more February 6, 2014 by 


 
drift garage missile car

Drift Garage: Episode 3 - The Car Finally Heads To The Track

The Drift Garage series continues to roll forward, and in this episode the car is quite literally moving forward. Chris Forsberg and Ryan Tuerck get new components installed... read more February 4, 2014 by 


 
Nissan GT Academy Season 3

Nissan GT Academy Trailer: The Racing Heads To India

A new season of Nissan's PlayStation gamer-to-racer TV series, GT Academy, is coming. According to the new trailer for the upcoming season, the competition will head to India... read more February 4, 2014 by 


 
2014 Porsche 919 Hybrid pit stop

Porsche Demonstrates The Art Of Pit Stops Using Its 919 Hybrid: Video

Porsche--understandably--is excited about its return to top-level endurance racing after sitting out for 16 years and watching sister brand Audi rack up win after win. The... read more February 4, 2014 by 


 
Autocross in the snow is a fun way to spend the winter

Snow Autocross Is Slow, Sideways, Incredibly Fun: Video

If you've been out on the roads this winter, chances are you've seen some pretty stupid low-grip maneuvers. Don't you wish there were a safe environment where normal people... read more February 3, 2014 by 


 
2014 Audi R18 e-tron quattro Le Mans Prototype race car

Audi Confirms Driver Lineup For 2014 World Endurance Championship

Audi’s assortment of drivers for its campaign in the 2014 World Endurance Championship has been confirmed, and the lineup includes no less than five world champions and... read more February 3, 2014 by 


 
Ross Brawn

Ross Brawn Retires From F1

Formula One stalwart Ross Brawn has announced his retirement from the sport, ending months of speculation on what team he could end up following his decision last November to... read more February 3, 2014 by 


 
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