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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 seconds ahead of Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel. Bottas started the race on pole and was joined on the front row by Vettel... read more

July 10, 2017 by
 
2017 Goodwood Festival of Speed Forest Rally Stage

10 best things we saw at 2017 Goodwood Festival of Speed

God must be a gearhead. Want proof? Southern England inexplicably managed good weather for three consecutive days so we could witness seven decades of Ferrari, multiple... read more July 5, 2017 by


 
Subaru WRX STI Type RA NBR at Goodwood Festival of Speed

The engineering behind the Subaru WRX STI Type RA NBR Goodwood hill climber

If done right, the Goodwood Festival of Speed can be an excuse to get champagne drunk on a British aristocrat's estate and watch very fast cars drive up a hill. We were... read more July 5, 2017 by


 
Nick Heidfeld in a Mahindra M4Electric Formula E race car at the 2017 Goodwood Festival of Speed

Watch Nick Heidfeld attempt a Goodwood hill climb record in Mahindra’s Formula E car

During the 1999 Goodwood Festival of Speed, German racing driver Nick Heidfeld managed to complete the event's 1.16-mile hill climb in a scant 41.6 seconds behind the wheel... read more July 5, 2017 by


 
Mark Webber takes delivery of a Porsche 918 Spyder

Retired racer Mark Webber to help develop Porsche road cars

Mark Webber isn't leaving Porsche anytime soon, though his role is changing from race cars to road cars. Following his retirement from racing in 2016, the Australian stayed... read more July 3, 2017 by


 
Faraday Future FF 91 protoype during the 2017 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

Watch the Faraday Future FF 91 take on Pikes Peak

Electric car startup Faraday Future may be facing some significant financial challenges right now, but that didn’t stop the company from entering the 2017 Pikes Peak... read more June 30, 2017 by


 
Ron Dennis

Ron Dennis agrees to sell McLaren stake, exit company

Six months after his ouster as CEO at McLaren Technology Group due to a spat with fellow shareholders, Ron Dennis is now set to leave the company he helped craft over the... read more June 30, 2017 by


 
2017 Goodwood Festival of Speed-Day 1

The 2017 Goodwood Festival of Speed is here, so let's celebrate with a day one gallery

Plodding up a driveway is hardly news for 51 weeks out of a year. For one weekend it makes history. The 2017 Goodwood Festival of Speed, a race up Lord March's driveway... read more June 29, 2017 by


 
Nick Heidfeld with Mahindra Racing M4Electro

Nick Heidfeld aims for Goodwood record with Mahindra Formula E car

Nick Heidfeld is no stranger to the Goodwood Festival of Speed, and he's returning this year with one goal in mind: smash his current hill climb record. Currently, Heidfeld... read more June 27, 2017 by


 
Pikes Peak Acura

Romain Dumas wins 2017 Pikes Peak hill climb, his third title

The 2017 Pikes Peak Hill Climb saw dozens of entrants, but only a few of them went home winners. For the overall title, that victory went to Romain Dumas once again. Dumas... read more June 27, 2017 by


 
Autonomous race car laps Berlin ePrix

Self-driving Roboracer does a lap at speed at the Berlin ePrix

The future is shaping up to be an interesting place. For example, self-driving cars are starting to come of age and there's even a sanctioned form of motorsport dedicated to... read more June 27, 2017 by


 
Porsche 917 from "Le Mans" film heading to auction

Porsche 917 from Steve McQueen's "Le Mans" heading to auction

Porsche's 917 is an iconic racer that planted the automaker as a force to be reckoned with in endurance racing decades ago. With that said, it's easy to understand why the... read more June 26, 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


 
World's fastest Nissan GT-R with 3,000 HP

3,000-HP Nissan GT-R goes 255 mph to claim half-mile world record

The Nissan GT-R has become a beloved vehicle by many performance shops to push big horsepower numbers and break records. On June 19, another GT-R claimed yet another record... read more June 22, 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


 
 

 
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