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 |  Oct 30 2014, 3:10 PM


Mazda will be announcing its global motorsports plans at this year’s SEMA Show.

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 |  Oct 30 2014, 11:23 AM

Kia Sedona SEMA

SEMA is an annual event that allows automakers, tuner companies and aftermarket firms to showcase their hottest, most exciting products. Surprisingly the folks at Kia have decided to bring a modified minivan. SAY WHAT?!

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 |  Oct 22 2014, 9:05 AM

McLaren P1 GTR Interior

McLaren’s track-focused P1 GTR is currently under development but the company just released information about the car’s race-ready interior.

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 |  Oct 06 2014, 2:23 PM

Dodge Viper SRT GTS-R

The world didn’t know it, but when the final 2014 Tudor USCC race finished last Saturday it marked more than the end of an inaugural season. It was also the end of Chrysler’s factory-backed SRT Motorsports racing team.

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 |  Sep 22 2014, 10:14 AM

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Dave and Peter finished Targa Newfoundland last week safely and with quite a bit to be proud of.

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 |  Sep 18 2014, 3:12 PM

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The guys are still fighting their way through Targa Newfoundland on Canada’s east coast.

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Going to School with Skip Barber Racing

Learning and Lapping Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca

 |  Sep 11 2014, 9:02 AM


When Skip Barber decided it was time to retire from professional racing in the 1970s, he had a radical idea. What if aspiring racers were coached just like any other athlete? Although this is a no-brainer today, in the 1970s it was not a popular belief as many still thought racing talent was born, not created.

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 |  Sep 04 2014, 7:46 AM


Despite Cadillac staying tight-lipped about a new race car based on the ATS-V, a camouflage covered car was spotted in Chicago looking like exactly that.

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 |  Aug 27 2014, 11:50 AM


Though we likely won’t see this race car on our shores, the Renaultsport R.S. 01 is definitely worth checking out thanks to its impressive stats and gorgeous design.

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 |  Aug 10 2014, 10:23 AM


Subaru wants to go racing all around the world.

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 |  Aug 10 2014, 8:45 AM

tony stewart

Three time NASCAR champion Tony Stewart was questioned and released by police in upstate New York yesterday after an on-track incident that killed a rival driver.

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 |  Jul 18 2014, 8:18 AM


Michael Schumacher’s wife Cornia thanked her husband’s fans for their support in a letter this week.

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 |  Jul 14 2014, 2:03 PM


The Lamborghini Blancpain Super Trofeo series roared through Canadian Tire Motorsport Park this weekend where Victor Gonzalez earned his first victory of the season in the number 99 Gallardo.

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 |  Jun 20 2014, 8:30 AM


A turbocharged VW Beetle isn’t normally all that exciting, but it also doesn’t usually make 544 hp.

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 |  Jun 19 2014, 11:02 AM


Bentley just announced that it will compete in the 2015 Nurburgring 24 Hours race.

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 |  Jun 14 2014, 1:00 AM


The 2014 24 Hours of Le Mans race will begin at 9 a.m. EDT on Saturday, June 14, 2014.

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 |  Jun 13 2014, 3:32 PM

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Nissan’s high-tech race car looks like it belongs on Cyrano de Bergerac and it’s also really, really fast.

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 |  Jun 05 2014, 3:23 PM

Nissan Gran Turismo

Are you a Sony Playstation enthusiast that likes cars? Then chances are you’re a fan of the Gran Turismo franchise, and you have virtually piloted one of the many cars that Nissan offers in the game.

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 |  May 14 2014, 8:32 AM


Gentlemen, start your PlayStations because BMW just revealed its Vision Gran Turismo concept, previewing future racing technology from the company.

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 |  Apr 30 2014, 2:32 PM

Rendering of the exterior of the new General Motors Performance

General Motors announced today that it began construction on a new facility in Pontiac, Mic. that will serve as the new home to its racing powertrain development effort.

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 |  Apr 16 2014, 8:57 AM

Porsche 919 Hybrid

Naturally racecars are about maximum performance, neck-snapping acceleration, organ-bruising lateral grip and of course enough stopping power to rip the skin off your forehead. The Porsche 919 Hybrid is one such machine, but that’s not all.

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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 24 2014, 6:32 PM

2015 Ford Mustang Domino's Pizza

In the latest of an ongoing series of technical briefings Ford showcased some of the advanced technology going in the brand-new 2015 Mustang. Some high-end driver-assistance features will be made available for the first time in addition to a host of new standard equipment.

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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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