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 |  Jul 15 2014, 3:48 PM


Deltawing Technologies and Nissan are in a heated lawsuit and one company isn’t afraid to make it public.

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 |  Jun 13 2014, 8:37 AM


Following completion of the McLaren P1 production run, the company will build a track-specific GTR version of its halo car.

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 |  Mar 25 2014, 9:27 AM

srt viper la mans

The SRT Viper will not compete in this year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans race despite being invited to do so. 

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 |  Mar 20 2014, 11:32 AM


Two Ferrari 458 GT3 race cars were revealed yesterday afternoon in Toronto, Canada ahead of their Pirelli World Challenge debut at St. Petersburg, Florida next weekend. 

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 |  Mar 03 2014, 8:40 AM

porsche 919 hybrid lmp1

Behold the new face of Porsche in motorsport, the 919 Hybrid LMP1 race car!

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 |  Jan 27 2014, 1:32 PM

Nissan ZEOD RC

Nissan’s Zero Emissions On Demand Race Car (ZEOD RC) will use a 1.5-liter three-cylinder gasoline engine capable of 400 hp. 

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 |  Jan 15 2014, 9:02 AM

Five Different Approaches to Going Fast


A lot of brand new vehicles have been introduced this week at the North American International Auto Show, but a few racecars have slipped through the front entrance as well.

SEE ALSO: 2014 Detroit Auto Show Preview

Covering virtually all forms of motorsports, F1 cars, prototypes, GT racers and off-road cars were all present and accounted for. Although some serious machines are in attendance in Detroit, the following five stand out as something a little extra special, whether it be they are all-new, completely crazy or both.

 |  Jan 12 2014, 3:10 PM

Plenty of Go at the Show


The 2014 Tokyo Auto Salon isn’t all about show, there’s plenty of cars that go as well.

With new regulations for the Super GT series for 2014, several automakers showed off their entrants for next year’s race season, while the Makuhari Messe was also packed with several of this year’s most successful motorsports machines.

Check out 10 of our favorites below.

 |  Jan 10 2014, 10:08 AM

24 hours of dubai

Hungry for some racing action to kick off 2014? The 24 Hours of Dubai will include 400 drivers from over 40 countries with a total of 81 cars competing in eight categories.

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 |  Nov 07 2013, 9:51 AM


Really want to grab the attention of SEMA attendees lost in a sea of modified cars? Bring a one-of-a-kind race car to your booth.

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 |  Sep 26 2013, 7:50 AM

bentley continental gt3 race car

Ten years after its historic win at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Bentley is set to return to the racing circuit this year, competing at the 12 Hours of Abu Dhabi with the all-new Continental GT3.

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 |  Sep 11 2013, 11:31 AM


The CLA might just be the hottest new luxury car on the market and what better way to build the machine’s prestige than by taking it racing.

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 |  Jul 12 2013, 6:48 AM

bentley continental gt3

One of the world’s most spectacular looking race cars, Bentley has today revealed full specs on its awesome Continental GT3.

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 |  Jul 03 2013, 8:32 AM


Based in the Czech Republic, Innotech has revealed its Aspiron race car, weighing in at 1,680 pounds with the potential of having 1,000 horsepower.

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 |  Jul 02 2013, 2:37 PM


This year’s Nissan GT Academy will kick off at 8 p.m. EDT when the Gran Turismo 6 demo for the Sony PlayStation 3 hits the Playstation Network as a free download.

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 |  Jun 20 2013, 8:32 AM


Lotus LMP2 drove during yesterday’s practice session at Le Mans despite a legal battle that threatened the team’s chances of having functional cars.

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 |  Jun 12 2013, 6:57 AM

porsche lmp1 2014

If you thought the fastest Porsche in the world was the brand’s new 918 Spyder, think again. While it may be the fastest production car in the German sports car maker’s stable, behold its 24 Hours of Le Mans entry scheduled for next year.

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 |  May 09 2013, 8:24 AM

vw design vision gti

The big reveal at the annual GTI meet in Wörthersee in Austria has just been uncovered with a very special race-prepped Volkswagen GTI concept that could see track-duty in the very near future.

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 |  Apr 03 2013, 8:31 AM

Honda HSV-010 GT

Before it ever hits the street, the Acura NSX will be competing for trophies on the race track, starting next year in Japan.

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 |  Mar 31 2013, 2:01 PM


If you thought the XKR-S was the ultimate edition of Jaguar’s grand tourer… think again.

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 |  Mar 15 2013, 1:15 PM

Cadillac Racing 2013

Following its championship win last year, Team Cadillac is looking to repeat its success during this years Word Challenge series which will start next week.

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 |  Mar 13 2013, 7:28 AM


Porsche may have introduced an all-new 911 last year, but its racing division is still pushing ahead with the previous generation 997 chassis, adding updates for 2013 including one absolutely massive rear spoiler.

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 |  Mar 08 2013, 11:05 AM

The all-electric racing series, Formula E, is finalizing it’s inaugural 2014 season with 8 cities chosen to host races, including L.A. and Miami. Continue Reading…

 |  Mar 06 2013, 7:01 PM

You didn’t think we would head to Europe for the 2013 Geneva Motor Show and not snap photos of all the race cars, did you?

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