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2018 Chevrolet Camaro Hot Wheels Edition

Chevrolet rolls out 2018 Hot Wheels Edition and COPO Camaro

Chevrolet is debuting two new Camaros ahead of the 2017 SEMA Show and there's good news for Hot Wheels and drag racing lovers. Meet the 2018 Chevrolet Camaro Hot Wheels Edition and the 2018 COPO Camaro. Chevrolet bundled both announcements because the brand will offer the Hot Wheels Edition cues on... read more

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Circuit of the Americas, home of the Formula 1 United States Grand Prix

2017 Formula 1 United States Grand Prix preview

Four rounds and 100 points. That’s all that’s left in the 2017 Formula 1 World Championship. Mercedes-AMG’s Lewis Hamilton leads the Drivers’... read more October 20, 2017 by


 
Bruce Meyers pioneered VW’s participation in Baja off-road racing

50 years later, Bruce Meyers recounts inaugural Baja 1000 victory

Volkswagen will celebrate not only its inaugural victory, but 50 years of participation in the Baja 1000 desert off-road race, which runs again November 14-18. “The... read more October 20, 2017 by


 
Fernando Alonso

Alonso to stay at McLaren after signing “long-term” contract

McLaren on Thursday confirmed it extended its contract with star driver Fernando Alonso. McLaren only said Alonso would contest the 2018 Formula 1 World Championship with the... read more October 19, 2017 by


 
Ken Block spotted filming in Detroit, Michigan

Ken Block might be filming Gymkhana 10 in Detroit

Ken Block and his Hoonigan crew broke away from the Gymkhana series with the recent "Climbkhana" production at Pikes Peak. However, Gymkhana 10 could be on the horizon, and... read more October 19, 2017 by


 
Teaser for Volkswagen’s entry for 2018 Pikes Pike International Hill Climb

VW to return to Pikes Peak with radical electric racecar

It appears Volkswagen’s motorsport division has been busy since ending its dominant run in the World Rally Championship at the close of the 2016 season. The German... read more October 19, 2017 by


 
2017 Race of Champions in Miami, Florida

2018 Race Of Champions to be held in Saudi Arabia

Organizers of the annual Race Of Champions have made a bold decision to hold the next race in Saudi Arabia, a country known for numerous human rights abuses. Women... read more October 18, 2017 by


 
Brendon Hartley

Le Mans-winner Brendon Hartley to make Formula 1 debut

Brendon Hartley is only 27 but he’s already a 24 Hours of Le Mans winner and World Endurance Championship title holder. Now the New Zealander is about to get his first... read more October 17, 2017 by


 
Dale Earnhardt Jr. receives his father Monte Carlo stock car Photo: Amy Earnhardt

Dale Earnhardt Jr. receives fitting NASCAR retirement present

The 2017 NASCAR Cup Series will be Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s final season after he announced his retirement earlier this year. Through Earnhardt Jr.'s 18 seasons and more than 600... read more October 16, 2017 by


 
Ginetta’s 2018-spec LMP1 prototype racecar designed for the 2018 World Endurance Championship

2018 World Endurance Championship will see Ginetta LMP1 hit the track

British motorsport and engineering firm Ginetta has announced that a team will field two of its new LMP1-spec prototype racecars in the 2018 World Endurance Championship... read more October 12, 2017 by


 
Jann Mardenborough drives a Nissan GT-R around a racetrack with a video game control

Nissan built a GT-R operated by a video game controller

The latest installment in the iconic "Gran Turismo" video game series, "Gran Turismo Sport," goes on sale next week, but Nissan threw a celebration of its own ahead of the... read more October 12, 2017 by


 
Scene from Ken Block’s Climbkhana Pikes Peak

Go behind the scenes of Ken Block's "Climbkhana" video

Ken Block's "Gymkhana" videos are always a spectacle of insane driving maneuvers, stunts, and loads of horsepower. Capturing that footage is no easy task. Now, you can get a... read more October 11, 2017 by


 
Ken Block's 1991 Ford Escort Cosworth Group A rally car

Ken Block's latest ride is a 1991 Ford Escort Cosworth Group A rally car

Ken Block will likely have some downtime ahead as Hoonigan Racing Division and Ford lay their World Rallycross Championship days to rest. However, in the meantime, Block has... read more October 11, 2017 by


 
Peugeot L750 R Vision Gran Turismo concept

Peugeot reveals L750 R Hybrid racecar for "Gran Turismo Sport"

The "Gran Turismo" series transcended the digital world after creator Kazunori Yamauchi debuted the Vision Gran Turismo program. The initiative, originally announced in 2013... read more October 10, 2017 by


 
Teaser for Aston Martin RapidE debuting in 2019

Aston Martin says it might join Formula E

Aston Martin doesn't have a production electric car just yet, but that will change in 2019 with the RapidE sedan. With the all-electric luxury sedan, Aston Martin CEO Andy... read more October 9, 2017 by


 
Mercedes-AMG’s Lewis Hamilton after winning the 2017 Formula 1 Japanese Grand Prix

Hamilton takes win in Japan as Vettel retires with car troubles

Mercedes-AMG’s Lewis Hamilton now looks certain to win the 2017 Formula 1 World Championship after another impressive performance on Sunday at the Japanese Grand Prix... read more October 8, 2017 by


 
 

 
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