Race track

Ralph Gilles hits the track in his Dodge Viper Voodoo II ACR

Watch FCA's Ralph Gilles track his Voodoo Viper ACR

Ralph Gilles has been a positive fixture in the Fiat Chrysler Automobiles [NYSE: FCAU] world for a number of years now. He's the cheerful head of design who clearly shares the same passion for automobiles that burns strongly in the rest of us. He's also happy to hit the track in his own vehicles... read more

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Rip around Monza in a Ferrari FXX K

Rip around Monza flat out in a Ferrari FXX K

Alexander West is, according to his Twitter profile, into finance and cars. He's clearly quite good at the finance part because he's got a heck of a lineup of vehicles from... read more May 4, 2017 by

Motorsports Park at the National Corvette Museum

Corvette Museum Motorsports Park Construction: Update

In the works for over three years, the first steps toward actual construction of the planned Corvette Museum Motorsports Park have begun. Crews began clearing the land on the... read more May 23, 2013 by

McLaren's P1 prototype at the Bahrain International Circuit - image: McLaren

McLaren Shows Off The P1 Prototype In Bahrain

Though the McLaren P1’s official debut will take place at next month’s Geneva Motor Show, McLaren is still showing off its P1 prototype. The car made its Middle... read more February 13, 2013 by

Bill Auberlen drives the Turner Motorsports BMW M3 at the Circuit of the Americas

Bill Auberlen Takes You Around The Circuit Of The Americas: Video

If you’ve never driven on a race track before, you may have a hard time comprehending what all the fuss is about. For those unfamiliar with motorsports, winning a race... read more February 11, 2013 by

Porsche models in Leipzig, awaiting co-pilots

Driving Fast Not Your Thing? Porsche Lets You Co-Pilot, Too: Video

Let’s be brutally honest with one another for a second: there’s a segment of the sports-car-buying population that has no interest whatsoever in actually driving... read more January 3, 2013 by

Christian Danner and friends check out Jaguar's F-Type

Jaguar Hands Its F-Type Keys To The Pros: Video

Martin Brundle is perhaps best known for his two stints in Formula One (1984-89, 1992-96), but the British racing driver has also completed in the 24 Hours of Le Mans eight... read more December 13, 2012 by

Scenes from the 2012 Rides 'n Smiles

Rides 'n Smiles Recap - Driving Fast For A Great Cause

To outsiders, the life of an automotive journalist is second only to the life of fictional spy James Bond. After all, we get to travel to exotic locations, drive the latest... read more November 13, 2012 by

Augusto and Liri Farfus, before going for a casual drive around the 'Ring

BMW Factory Driver Augusto Farfus Takes His Wife To Work: Video

Augusto Farfus is a Brazilian racing driver who currently gets paid by BMW to campaign an M3 in the DTM series. While Farfus may look young, his resume includes stints in the... read more September 24, 2012 by

Motorsports Park at the National Corvette Museum

Corvette Museum Motorsports Park Moves Forward

The massive motorsports park planned for the area across the highway from the National Corvette Museum took another step closer to construction this week as the Warren... read more March 26, 2012 by

2013 Cadillac ATS testing at the Nurburgring

Nurburgring Race Track May Get Las Vegas Twin

Speedway Motorsports, which owns and operates eight different racetracks around the United States, is looking to add a new track to its portfolio. Only it's not talking your... read more March 12, 2012 by

A virtual 911 navigates a virtual Bilster Berg circuit.

New German Track May Offer 'Ring Alternative: Video

Germany’s Nürburgring circuit has become the test track of choice for auto manufacturers to benchmark performance claims, and with good reason. The track... read more February 23, 2012 by

Porsche at the 2011 Nurburgring 24 Hours

German Government Ousts Nurburgring Operator

It's been no secret that the Nurburgring race track in Germany has been in financial trouble for some time now. It's also no secret that a large amount of blame for the... read more February 8, 2012 by

Marco Simoncelli

Italy's Misano Circuit To Be Dedicated To Marco Simoncelli

Marco Simoncelli was a much-loved rising star in the world of MotoGP, and his recent death during the Malaysian MotoGP was a combination of freak circumstances. Had his... read more November 3, 2011 by

FondTech E-11 electric race car prototype

FondTech Reveals Electric Formula E Racing Car, The E-11

We all like to think that our cars have been developed using technology bred on the race track. It adds a sense of kudos and the impression of thoroughbred engineering to... read more September 6, 2011 by

Forza Motorsport 4

Video: Creating Hockenheim For The Forza Motorsport 4 Game

The 1980s was an exciting time to be a young person. The reason? Video games. From coin-operated arcade games to the advent of home games consoles a whole generation had a... read more August 19, 2011 by


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