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Bloodhound SSC conducts first public test - October 26, 2017

Bloodhound SSC land speed record attempt pushed back to late 2019

Originally scheduled for October 2017, the Bloodhound SSC’s attempt on setting a new land speed record has been pushed back until the fourth quarter of 2019, the team confirmed Wednesday. The cause of the delay, the second for the British effort, is primarily due to longer than expected time... read more

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Roborace DevBot faces Ryan Tuerck on track

Can the Roborace self-driving racer beat professional driver Ryan Tuerck?

It's a classic scenario: man versus machine. In this case, we're talking about Roborace and professional driver Ryan Tuerck. The challenge? To see if Roborace's DevBot... read more May 11, 2018 by


 
Circuit de Catalunya, home of the Formula 1 Spanish Grand Prix

2018 Formula 1 Spanish Grand Prix preview

The Formula 1 World Championship heads into the European leg of the calendar, starting this weekend with round five, the Spanish Grand Prix, which once again takes place at... read more May 11, 2018 by


 
Miami skyline - Image via City of Miami Government

Miami gives green light for Formula 1 race as early as 2019

Plans for a potential Miami Grand Prix as early as the 2019 Formula 1 World Championship have passed the first major hurdle. Stakeholders, including F1 owner Liberty Media... read more May 11, 2018 by


 
2019 Porsche 911 GT3 R race car

2019 Porsche 911 GT3 R race car revealed

Porsche has introduced a major update for the GT3 R racing version of its 911 sports car designed for the 2019 motorsport season. The 911 GT3 R represents the middle tier of... read more May 11, 2018 by


 
1955 Mercedes-Benz 300SL owned by Nico Rosberg

Nico Rosberg takes us for a spin in Monaco in his Mercedes-Benz 300SL

Nico Rosberg has been quite busy since stepping down from Formula 1 at the end of the 2016 season, the same season in which he secured his first and only world title driving... read more May 7, 2018 by


 
Toyota at the 2018/2019 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps

Alonso tastes victory with Toyota at 2018/2019 6 Hours of Spa

It's been five years in the making but Fernando Alonso on Saturday finally tasted victory again in top-level competition. Driving for Toyota, the Spaniard won the opening... read more May 7, 2018 by


 
Porsche 919tribute race car visits NYC

Watch a Porsche 919 race car cruise through New York City

Porsche has created a version of its already legendary 919 Hybrid race car to serve as a tribute machine for everything the car accomplished during its recent racing career... read more May 5, 2018 by


 
Teaser for 2019 Aston Martin Vantage GT3 race car

Aston Martin Vantage GT3 and GT4 on the way

Aston Martin on Friday confirmed two more race cars based on its newest Vantage sports car. They are new GT3 and GT4 variants that Aston Martin Racing will reveal this summer... read more May 4, 2018 by


 
Brabham BT62

Brabham teams with Microsoft for tech and data needs

Brabham just announced its new track-only monster machine called the BT62. When you introduce a new race car, you're also introducing a need to collect, transmit, and store a... read more May 3, 2018 by


 
2018 Lotus Cyan Racing Evora GT4 race car

Geely Group Motorsport partner Cyan Racing switches from Volvo to Lotus cars

Chinese holding company Zhejiang Geely in March established the new division Geely Group Motorsport to oversee motorsport activities for its growing list of brands, which... read more May 3, 2018 by


 
2017 McLaren 570S GT4 race car

Pure McLaren one-make race series gets off to a successful start

The Pure McLaren driver training program has spawned a new one-make race series, with the first round held over the weekend at the legendary Spa-Francorchamps race track. The... read more April 30, 2018 by


 
Mercedes-AMG's Lewis Hamilton at the 2018 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix

Hamilton snatches victory at 2018 Azerbaijan Grand Prix after Red Bull blunder

Mercedes-AMG's Lewis Hamilton secured his first-ever win in the Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix after a bout of luck on more than one occasion during Sunday's eventful race... read more April 29, 2018 by


 
Baku City Circuit, home of the Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix

2018 Formula 1 Azerbaijan Grand Prix preview

Round four of the 2018 Formula 1 World Championship is the Azerbaijan Grand Prix, which takes place this weekend in the Azerbaijani capital Baku. The race is held on the Baku... read more April 27, 2018 by


 
Chevrolet Corvette Indy 500 Pace Car collection

One man's Chevy Corvette Indy 500 pace car collection's heading to auction

The Indy 500 and the Chevrolet Corvette are a match made in brickyard bliss. The Corvette as a pace car is an institution. But, this collection of pace cars is unlike... read more April 27, 2018 by


 
Paul Newman race car collection to be shown at San Marino Classic

Adam Carolla's Paul Newman collection going on display

For the first time ever, Adam Carolla is going to display his collection of Paul Newman race cars. The San Marino Motor Classic will provide the setting, and Carolla will... read more April 27, 2018 by


 
 

 
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