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Toyota Gazoo Racing Lexus LC race car

Lexus LC race car ready to take on 24 Hours of Nürburgring

Toyota Gazoo Racing will field a Lexus LC race car at the 24 Hours of Nürburgring, the brand announced on Friday. The LC racer will participate in the 46th running of the grueling 24-hour-long race. Gazoo Racing made multiple modifications to the Lexus LC for its race debut. The division also... read more

January 16, 2018 by
 
Toyota GR Super Sport concept

Toyota debuts Le Mans-inspired GR Super Sport concept

Toyota on Friday presented a supercar concept with a design influenced by the hugely successful TS050 Hybrid Le Mans prototype that competes in the World Endurance... read more January 12, 2018 by


 
Daniil Kvyat

Daniil Kvyat back in F1 as Ferrari development driver

Daniil Kvyat has a chance to redeem himself in Formula 1 after being booted from Toro Rosso last season. The Russian youngster has been signed as a development driver by... read more January 11, 2018 by


 
Intel partners with Ferrari for AI and drone support at Ferrari Challenge series

Ferrari Challenge to use Intel-powered AI, drones to hone racer skills, improve fan experience

Ferraris are often associated with pure driving pleasure, but that doesn't mean technology can't help refine things further. Intel and Ferrari announced a three-year... read more January 10, 2018 by


 
Scott Pruett becomes Lexus brand ambassador

Scott Pruett becomes Lexus brand ambassador

Scott Pruett, the 57-year-old hall-of-fame racer, will retire from motorsports this month, but he'll have a new gig with Lexus. Toyota's luxury brand announced on Friday that... read more January 9, 2018 by


 
A Porsche rally team swaps an engine and transmission in under 12 minutes

Porsche rally team installs an engine and transmission in 11 minutes

Any rally race is brutal on a vehicle. Constantly changing terrain, high speeds, and steely eyed competitors conspire to wreak havoc on a vehicle. The East African Safari... read more January 5, 2018 by


 
New Dodge Demon taken to a drag strip in California

This hero bought a Dodge Challenger SRT Demon and went straight to the dragstrip

Irwindale Raceway in California is home to a number of racing surfaces. One of the most popular is the eighth-mile dragstrip. On certain nights, anyone interested can bring... read more January 5, 2018 by


 
Upgraded 2015 Nissan GT-R LM NISMO LMP1 race car

Nissan thinks its failed LMP1 program will help strengthen its Formula E campaign

Nissan is set to return to top-level motorsports as it prepares to replace Renault as the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance's brand of choice in Formula E. It will be the... read more January 3, 2018 by


 
2018 KTM X-Bow GT4 race car

2018 KTM X-Bow GT4 racer revealed

The dedicated motorsport version of KTM’s X-Bow track car has been comprehensively updated for the 2018 season. The updates are aimed at improving the reliability of... read more January 2, 2018 by


 
Audi Sport Quattro S1 E2 replica

Group B rally racing was too dangerous to live on

When someone mentions Group B, enthusiasts' minds immediately recall thoughts of monstrous racers with insane amounts of horsepower, wild body kits, and incredible danger... read more December 25, 2017 by


 
2016 Global MX-5 Cup

Mazda ends relationship with Laguna Seca

Back in 2001 Mazda teamed up with a wonderful sliver of tarmac located in Monterey, California called Laguna Seca. The result of this sponsorship became Mazda Raceway Laguna... read more December 21, 2017 by


 
Teaser for Toyota GT Super Sport concept debuting at 2018 Tokyo Auto Salon

Toyota boss hints at Le Mans-inspired hybrid sports car

In announcing on Tuesday Toyota’s commitment to future seasons of the World Endurance Championship, as well as the 24 Hours of Le Mans, company president Akio Toyoda... read more December 20, 2017 by


 
Le Mans-winning 1965 Bizzarrini stops by Jay Leno's Garage

Class-winning Le Mans racer rolls into Jay Leno's Garage

If someone ever utters the phrase, "Do you want to see my class-winning Le Mans race car?" to you, the answer is always yes. It's unlikely that you'll hear such a phrase... read more December 20, 2017 by


 
No. 8 Toyota TS050 Hybrid at the 2017 24 Hours of Le Mans

Toyota to remain in World Endurance Championship, Le Mans

With Porsche’s July announcement of an exit from the World Endurance Championship, both Toyota and organizers of the series were left with the dilemma of there going to... read more December 19, 2017 by


 
This is how a pit stop works on a race car

Here's how a race car pit stop works

A pit stop can be a work of art or an exercise in tragedy. In Formula 1, they can be completed in mere seconds, while some racing series have mandated minimum times before a... read more December 17, 2017 by


 
Alauda Racing flying car racing series

The sky's the limit: flying car racing series under development

Australia bid goodbye to local automobile manufacturing this past October as the final Holden Commodore rolled off the assembly line, but perhaps the country will be at the... read more December 12, 2017 by


 
 

 
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