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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 the type 991 Porsche 911 that was introduced in 2011. While customer support for the current race cars will continue... read more

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2013 Nissan Altima V8 Supercars race car

Nissan Altima V8 Supercars Race Car Revealed

The Nissan Altima may not be the obvious choice for a racing series called V8 Supercars, but a version of the car, complete with a Nismo-tuned V-8 engine, will compete in the... read more October 30, 2012 by

HSV ClubSport R8 race car based on the Holden Commodore

HSV Reveals Details About Holden Commodore-Based One-Make Racing Series

About a week ago we brought you news that HSV, official tuner to GM’s Aussie division, Holden, was looking to establish a new one-making racing series in India using... read more October 29, 2012 by

HSV ClubSport R8 race car developed with Walkinshaw Racing - Image courtesy of Drive

HSV Tests KERS Hybrid In Commodore Racer, Could Lead To Production Version

Holden’s performance division HSV is working on its own racing series together with motorsport firm Walkinshaw Racing, using the Holden Commodore-based ClubSport R8 as... read more October 24, 2012 by

Lotus E20 2012 Formula 1 race car

Renault Discusses The 2014 F1 Engine Design Regulations

Today, Formula One cars are powered by naturally-aspirated, 2.4-liter V-8 engines, made by either Renault, Mercedes-Benz, Ferrari or Cosworth. That changes for 2014, as the... read more October 23, 2012 by

Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3 45th Anniversary race car

Mercedes SLS AMG GT3 45th Anniversary Edition Track Video

With only five examples in existence, this is probably the only way you’ll get to see the Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3 45th Anniversary race car in action. This latest... read more October 23, 2012 by

2014 Chevrolet SS in NASCAR guise

Chevrolet SS NASCAR Sprint Cup Racer To Debut Next Month

Though the upcoming 2014 Chevrolet SS--and it’s VF Holden Commodore sibling--won’t be revealed until the Daytona 500 next February, we’ll get a good preview... read more October 22, 2012 by

Porsche's RS Spyder laps at Bathurst

Watch A Porsche RS Spyder Lap Bathurst At Speed: Video

In 2005, Porsche returned to sports prototype racing after a six-year absence, debuting its RS Spyder in the American LeMans Series LMP2 class. In 2006, its first full... read more October 17, 2012 by

2013 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Super Trofeo race car

Lamborghini Reveals 2013 Super Trofeo Race Car, Hints At U.S. Series

This past week Lamborghini revealed its updated 2013 Gallardo range, which for the latest model year gets revised styling and a host of new personalization options. However... read more October 17, 2012 by

Bentley Continental GT3 race car concept

Watch The Continental GT Transform Into Bentley's New Race Car Concept: Video

Bentley gave us the biggest indication yet that it’s seriously considering a return to motorsports with the unveiling of the striking Continental GT3 Concept at the... read more October 16, 2012 by

The street-legal Porsche 962C and its mysterious owner

Porsche’s 962C, The Ultimate Street Car: Video

There’s a reason that race cars go fast on the track, and that street cars (generally) don’t. Cars built for racing are constructed without regard to ride... read more October 9, 2012 by

Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3 45th Anniversary race car

Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3 45th Anniversary Edition Debuts

This year is AMG’s 45th and the official tuner to Mercedes-Benz isn't letting it go by without a celebration or two. We’ve already seen the company unveil a 45th... read more October 8, 2012 by

The Caterham Superlight R600

Caterham's Superlight R600 To Star In New Racing Series

Caterham is best known for its continuation versions of the iconic Lotus Seven roadster, available in everything from road-going to full-race versions. While all are fast... read more October 4, 2012 by

Porsche's 935 at Silverstone

Lapping A Porsche 935 At Silverstone: Video

While we’re generally game to drive anything we get the keys to, certain cars give us reason to think twice before pulling out of the driveway. One of these is the... read more October 4, 2012 by

Porsche's 1987 Le Mans-winning 962

Chris Harris Drives The Legendary Porsche 962: Video

In the early 1980s, Porsche all but dominated sports car and endurance racing with a pair of Norbert Singer-designed cars. In 1982, Porsche launched the 956, which went on to... read more September 28, 2012 by

Bentley Continental GT3 race car concept

Bentley Continental GT3 Concept: 2012 Paris Auto Show

Although you’d never guess it from Bentley’s current product line, the luxury automaker has a long history of motorsports glory. From 1927 through 1930, Bentley... read more September 26, 2012 by


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