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Acura ARX-05 prototype race car

Acura ARX-05 prototype race car bows at The Quail

Acura will field this new prototype race car, the ARX-05, in the 2018 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship, the automaker announced Friday. The fifth-generation endurance racer takes the ORECA 07 chassis and powers it with a distant relative of the V-6 engine Acura fits to its sedans and SUVs... read more

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How to lay down a flyer in qualifying

Racers share how to lay down a great qualifying lap

The flyer. It's that qualifying lap when a race car driver realizes he needs to push past what he thinks the car is capable of achieving. There are more tenths of seconds to... read more July 17, 2017 by


 
Mercedes AMG’s Lewis Hamilton at the 2017 Formula One British Grand Prix

Hamilton slashes Vettel’s championship lead with 5th British Grand Prix win

There’s now just one point separating the top two drivers in the 2017 Formula One World Championship thanks to a strong performance by Mercedes AMG’s Lewis... read more July 17, 2017 by


 
Silverstone Circuit, home of the Formula One British Grand Prix

2017 Formula One British Grand Prix preview

The 2017 Formula One World Championship fight continues with Round 10, the British Grand Prix, which is on this weekend at the legendary Silverstone Circuit. The British... read more July 14, 2017 by


 
There's a Williams movie coming this year

The Williams F1 story is coming to the big screen

You can call him Sir Frank Williams. That's the title he's earned after years of hard work, after all. His business? Racing, and he's pretty damn good at it. His Formula One... read more July 10, 2017 by


 
Mercedes AMG’s Valtteri Bottas at the 2017 Formula One Austrian Grand Prix

Bottas holds off Vettel for 2017 Formula One Austrian Grand Prix win

Mercedes AMG’s Valtteri Bottas on Sunday took his second Formula One victory after crossing the finish line of the 2017 Austrian Grand Prix first, albeit just 0.6... read more July 10, 2017 by


 
Red Bull Ring, home of the Formula One Austrian Grand Prix

2017 Formula One Austrian Grand Prix preview

Round nine of the 2017 Formula One World Championship takes us to the town of Spielberg located in the picturesque Styrian Mountains of Austria. The race is held on the... read more July 7, 2017 by


 
Takuma Sato and Michael Andretti embrace at the end of the Indy 500

How Takuma Sato & Andretti Autosport came together to win the 2017 Indy 500

Takuma Sato took the checkered flag at the 2017 Indy 500. He drank the milk. He rose to the challenge and shined in the spotlight. Sato did so with the support of his... read more July 6, 2017 by


 
2017 Formula One Azerbaijan Grand Prix

Ricciardo wins eventful 2017 Formula One Azerbaijan Grand Prix

There was plenty of drama on Sunday at the 2017 Formula One Azerbaijan Grand Prix in Baku. Despite it all, Red Bull Racing’s Daniel Ricciardo managed to emerge from it... read more June 26, 2017 by


 
Baku City Circuit, home of the Formula One Azerbaijan Grand Prix

2017 Formula One Azerbaijan Grand Prix preview

Azerbaijan held its first Formula One grand prix in 2016, although the race was run under the auspices of the European Grand Prix. The F1 circuit returns to Azerbaijan in... read more June 23, 2017 by


 
No. 35 Alpine A470 at the 2017 24 Hours of Le Mans

Alpine promoted to Le Mans podium after Vaillante Rebellion disqualification

There’s been a shakeup in the results of last weekend’s 2017 24 Hours of Le Mans regarding the LMP2 class. The No. 13 Vaillante Rebellion Oerca 07 which placed... read more June 21, 2017 by


 
No. 2 Porsche 919 Hybrid LMP1 at the 2017 24 Hours of Le Mans

Porsche makes miracle comeback to win 2017 24 Hours of Le Mans

Porsche pulled off a miracle finish at the 2017 24 Hours of Le Mans on Sunday when it’s No. 2 919 Hybrid LMP1 driven by Earl Bamber, Timo Bernhard and Brendon Hartley... read more June 19, 2017 by


 
No. 7 Toyota TS050 Hybrid LMP1 at the 2017 24 Hours of Le Mans

Toyota’s Kobayashi secures 2017 Le Mans pole with record lap

Kamui Kobayashi driving the No. 7 Toyota TS050 Hybrid during qualifying for the 2017 24 Hours of Le Mans has smashed the lap record and in the process secured pole position... read more June 16, 2017 by


 
2017 Porsche 919 Hybrid LMP1 race car

Get ready for Le Mans with this 360-degree view lap in a Porsche 919 Hybrid

Teams are currently qualifying for the 2017 24 Hours of Le Mans which runs June 17-18. You can get a sense of what it’s like to head out on the 8.5-mile Circuit de la... read more June 15, 2017 by


 
Mercedes AMG's Lewis Hamilton at the 2017 Formula One Canadian Grand Prix

Mercedes-AMG dominates 2017 Formula One Canadian Grand Prix

After losing out to Ferrari at the previous race in Monaco, Mercedes AMG was back to dominant form on Sunday at the 2017 Formula One Canadian Grand Prix, although the... read more June 12, 2017 by


 
Circuit Gilles Villeneuve, home of the Formula One Canadian Grand Prix

2017 Formula One Canadian Grand Prix preview

The 2017 Formula One World Championship arrives in North America for the Canadian Grand Prix on this weekend. It’s the 50th anniversary for the event which once again... read more June 9, 2017 by


 
 

 
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