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AMG's technical staff celebrate Christmas

AMG's Engine Testing Isn't Interrupted by Christmas: Video

German engineers take their job very seriously, but Germans are also renown for embracing the Christmas season with gusto. That said, development and testing of the SLS AMG GT3 must go on, since the competition certainly won’t be taking any time off around the holidays if it means slower lap... read more

December 12, 2012 by
 
Bailey Cars' factory - image: Bailey Cars

Bailey Cars Now Offers Stunning Racer Replicas In North America

If you’re not a track-day regular or vintage race car fan, you may never have heard of Bailey Cars, or its predecessor, Bailey Edwards Cars. The South African... read more December 10, 2012 by


 
2013 Volkswagen Polo R WRC race car

Volkswagen Reveals 2013 Polo R WRC Racer

After announcing its entry to the World Rally Championship in May of last year, Volkswagen has finally revealed the race car that it hopes will take it to WRC glory in 2013... read more December 10, 2012 by


 
2013 Porsche 911 GT3 Cup

2013 Porsche 911 GT3 Cup Race Car Revealed

Porsche has revealed the first of its new generation of 991-based 911 race cars, the new 2013 Porsche 911 GT3 Cup, which made its official debut this weekend at the... read more December 9, 2012 by


 
Teaser for 2013 Porsche 911 GT3 Cup race car

Porsche Teases New 2013 911 GT3 Cup Race Car: Video

UPDATE: The 2013 Porsche 911 GT3 Cup race car has been revealed. Click here for all the details. It’s been more than a year since we first saw the new generation of the... read more December 7, 2012 by


 
Tommy Milner closing on  a Le Mans Prototype in Baltimore's turn one

Ride Along With Tommy Milner In The C6.R Corvette: Video

If you’re a fan of IndyCar, you know that this year’s Grand Prix of Baltimore wasn’t exactly a seamless event. In fact, it almost wasn’t an event at... read more December 5, 2012 by


 
1965 Ford GT40 - image: RM Auctions

1965 Ford GT40 Expected To Hit $3 Million At Auction

In 1963, the Ford Motor Company very nearly became the owner of Ferrari. Ford reportedly invested millions of dollars on due diligence, only to have Enzo Ferrari back out of... read more December 5, 2012 by


 
Hyundai Turbo Veloster Global Rallycross car, available from RMR - image: RMR

Rhys Millen Racing Hosting Hyundai-Themed Garage Sale

Sometimes, you never see the divorce coming until the kindly-looking lady serves you with papers. Though we don’t know all the behind-the-scenes details, we surmise... read more December 4, 2012 by


 
2013 Mazda Mazda6 SkyActiv-D Grand-Am GX race car

2014 Mazda6 Diesel Confirmed For U.S., Will Also Race In Grand-Am

At this week’s 2012 Los Angeles Auto Show, Mazda finally confirmed that its redesigned 2014 Mazda6 will be offered with a diesel engine. The new Mazda6 goes on sale in... read more November 30, 2012 by


 
Bentley Continental GT3 race car concept

Racing Will Improve The Breed Of Future Bentleys

With the reveal of its Continental GT3 race car concept, Bentley is showing that it’s serious about returning to the motorsports arena. Although you’d never guess... read more November 28, 2012 by


 
2013 Porsche 911 GT3 RSR (Type 991) race car spy shots

2013 Porsche 911 GT3 RSR (Type 991) Race Car Spy Shots

Just two weeks after it was announced that development of the Type 997 Porsche 911 GT3 race cars had come to an end, the first prototypes for one of their successors has been... read more November 15, 2012 by


 
2013 Nissan GT-R Nismo GT3 race car

Nissan Updates GT-R Nismo GT3 Race Car For 2013: Video

After a successful first year of racing, Nissan’s GT-R Nismo GT3 has come in for some minor updates, which should see the stunning race car prove even more potent in... read more November 14, 2012 by


 
TS Racing's 1,074 horsepower Audi S3

Not Your Average Grocery-Getter - TS Racing's 1,074 HP Audi S3: Video

Though forbidden fruit for those of us on this side of the Atlantic (for now, anyway), Audi’s S3 hot hatch combines above average performance with plenty of luxury... read more November 7, 2012 by


 
The Lexus LFA racer tweeted by Akira Iida

Akira Iida Tweets Pic Of New Lexus LFA Racer

Akira Iida has competed in the Japanese Super GT Series, the 24 Hours of Le Mans, the 24 Hours of the Nürburgring and VLN endurance races, where he has twice delivered... read more November 6, 2012 by


 
Porsche 911 RSR. Image: Porsche AG

Porsche Type 991-Based 911 GT3 RSR Racer Coming In 2014

It’s official: Porsche Motorsport is shuttering its development program for the current type 997 911 GT3 RSR to focus on the creation of a new 911 GT3 RSR, built from... read more October 31, 2012 by


 
The RH Motorsports / The GT Guy GT1 (foreground) and GT3 (background) models - image: RH Motorsports

Awesome Ford GT Race Car Conversion Is Street Legal

While drooling over brochures of the Matech GT1 Ford GT, Ray Hofman, owner of RH Motorsports, had an idea: build a version of the Ford GT that looked like a race car, yet... read more October 31, 2012 by


 
 

 
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