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BMW to enter Formula E?

BMW may be the next major automaker to join the Formula E Championship. The electric car racing series already sees the likes of Audi, DS, Mahindra and Renault either fielding a team or supporting one, and will also see Jaguar enter with its own team when season three kicks off in October. BMW... read more

July 19, 2016 by
 
Silverstone Circuit, home of the Formula One British Grand Prix

2016 Formula One British Grand Prix preview

Round 10 of the 2016 Formula One World Championship is the British Grand Prix, which runs this weekend at the legendary Silverstone Circuit. Silverstone is steeped in... read more July 8, 2016 by


 
2017 Acura NSX GT3 race car

Acura NSX GT3 looks mean in bare carbon fiber

We already know what the new Acura NSX GT3 race car looks like because it was presented at the 2016 New York Auto Show back in March. However, Acura has now released photos... read more July 7, 2016 by


 
Ford GT at the 2016 Six Hours of The Glen

Ford GT to continue racing through 2019

Ford Motor Company’s [NYSE:F] new GT supercar will keep racing through the 2019 motorsport season in both the World Endurance Championship and the United SportsCar... read more July 6, 2016 by


 
#1 Briggs Cunningham 1960 Chevrolet Corvette - Image via Motor.es

Replica of long-lost Briggs Cunningham Corvette shows up at Le Mans

Update: This car is a replica of the Briggs Cunningham #1 1960 Chevrolet Corvette and not the original as stated in an earlier version of the story. A 1960 Chevrolet Corvette... read more July 6, 2016 by


 
Faraday Future FFZERO1 Concept, unveiled at 2016 Consumer Electronics Show, Las Vegas

Faraday Future partners with Dragon Racing for Formula E team

Secretive California-based, Chinese-backed automaker Faraday Future has announced that it is partnering with Dragon Racing for what it calls a "long term alliance" in Formula... read more July 5, 2016 by


 
Mercedes AMG's Lewis Hamilton at the 2016 Formula One Austrian Grand Prix

Hamilton holds off Rosberg at 2016 Formula One Austrian Grand Prix

Mercedes AMG’s Lewis Hamilton clinched victory during Sunday’s 2016 Formula One Austrian Grand Prix, by overtaking his teammate Nico Rosberg on the final lap. We... read more July 4, 2016 by


 
A most unexpected drag race

Funny Car and off road champs swap rides (sort of) in new video

You might think that car racing is all the same, regardless of the type of vehicle. Well, we sure hope you don't, but if you needed any proof, this video released by the... read more July 1, 2016 by


 
K-Series-swapped classic Mini pulls wheelies at the drag strip

Honda-powered Mini loves wheelies

The classic Mini Cooper is a very cool old machine. The Honda K-Series engine, which powered Hondas and Acuras this centruy, is a stout, fun powerplant. Apparently, when you... read more June 30, 2016 by


 
Jeff Brock's 1952 Buick Super Riviera "Bombshell Betty"

1952 Buick land speed record holder up for sale

It is safe to say that this 1952 Buick Super Riviera looked nothing like it does today when it rolled off the assembly line and made its way to its first owner. Nothing... read more June 29, 2016 by


 
1956 Jaguar D-Type 'Long Nose' endurance racer at 2016 Goodwood Festival of Speed

Goodwood's glorious Festival of Speed: photo galleries

Quick, name an event in which cars 110 years apart compete against each other to race up a hill. Stumped?­ Welcome to the Goodwood Festival of Speed, a unique, surreal... read more June 28, 2016 by


 
Acura NSX at the 2016 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

Acura NSX wins its class in Pikes Peak Hill Climb

With a margin of more than 11 seconds over of its nearest competitor, Acura's new NSX has taken home victory in its class at the grueling Pikes Peak International Hill Climb... read more June 27, 2016 by


 
Hemi Under Glass rolling at Irwindale Speedway

Jay Leno crashes in the Hemi Under Glass

Since he was a kid, Jay Leno has appreciated the Hurst Hemi Under Glass Plymouth Barracuda. With a Hemi engine moved to the back under the rear glass, the car had a... read more June 27, 2016 by


 
2016 Subaru WRX STI Isle of Man Time Attack Car

Mark Higgins narrates his record-breaking run at the Isle of Man

Do you like watching a master at work? How'd you like to see a car rip through a quaint British countryside? A couple weeks ago, we shared the news that rally driver Mark... read more June 25, 2016 by


 
Toyota at the 2016 24 Hours of Le Mans

Toyota reveals reason behind last-minute Le Mans fail

Poised to win its first ever 24 Hours of Le Mans last weekend, tragedy struck for Toyota as its leading #5 TS050 Hybrid prototype competing in the premier LMP1 category... read more June 24, 2016 by


 
1966 Ford GT40, chassis P1046 at Lime Rock Park

Restored Le Mans-winning 1966 Ford GT40 unveiled at Le Mans

Four a couple months now, we've been following the restoration of the Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] GT40 Mk II, chassis P1046, that won the 1966 24 Hours of Le Mans. The car... read more June 23, 2016 by


 
 

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