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 |  Dec 04 2013, 10:02 AM

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Honda just released a teaser image of its recently-announced 2014 Civic WTCC race car.

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 |  Nov 12 2013, 11:47 AM

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Created for the upcoming Need For Speed movie, the customized Ford Mustang seen above will pace the season finale Ford EcoBoost 400 at Homestead-Miami Speedway on November 17.

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 |  Nov 09 2013, 10:00 AM

2014-Pirelli-World-Challenge-Main-Art2Race fans, start your engines. WC Vision just announced the complete schedule of the 2014 Pirelli World Challenge series.

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 |  Oct 25 2013, 11:47 AM

Carroll-Shelby-Main-ArtHe’s one of the highest-paid actors in Hollywood. Over the course of his career he’s starred alongside quite a few good men; you could say he’s something of a Maverick, but the only thing that’s certain is he’s a Scientologist. Now rumor has it Tom Cruise will be playing the legendary Carroll Shelby in an upcoming movie.

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 |  Oct 24 2013, 3:33 PM

RIP-ALMS-Main-ArtThe American Le Mans Series (ALMS) is fading into the sunset after a decade and a half of high-octane competition. Starting next year it will cease to exist as it does today; it’s merging with the Grand-Am Rolex Sports Car Series. But it’s not too late to stock up commemorative ALMS memorabilia.

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 |  Oct 18 2013, 3:15 PM

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NASCAR driver Kurt Busch will get a little Ricky Bobby hustle this weekend at the Talladega Motor Speedway.

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 |  Oct 03 2013, 8:02 AM

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Earlier this week, Ford announced that an EcoBoost racing engine would debut at this year’s 24 Hours of Daytona and now the American automaker has released a video of that powerplant heading to the dyno for some testing.

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 |  Oct 01 2013, 5:45 PM

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There will be a twin-turbocharged 3.5-liter EcoBoost V6 taking on V8-powered race cars on January 25 at the 2014 Rolex 24 at Daytona.

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 |  Sep 05 2013, 10:16 AM

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When it comes to supercars the upcoming McLaren P1 will be tough to beat… unless you’re an engineer at the company. In that case it should be “beat up” because the car was photographed undergoing durability testing in the desert.

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 |  Sep 04 2013, 11:10 AM

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Mercedes-Benz will reveal a high-performance racecar concept at next week’s Frankfurt Motor Show. The CLA 45 AMG Racing Series provides a preview of upcoming vehicles built specifically for competition.

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 |  Aug 18 2013, 3:03 PM

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What are the Birtish up to? Aston Martin revealed an intriguing concept car in the form of the CC100 and their cross-country rival Jaguar seems to be on the same page. The Project 7 is an open-air roadster with killer looks and even more dangerous performance.

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 |  Jul 26 2013, 10:03 AM

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Our regular Ask AutoGuide feature is all about helping distressed shoppers find the perfect vehicle, be it a cavernous crossover, a sensible sedan or something else entirely. Patrons send us a list of what they need and we get to work separating gold nuggets from gravel to generate a list of recommendations. But this week things are a little different. James forwarded us a message asking for guidance choosing between two different vehicles. Making things easy for us he’s done all the hard work, now all we have to do is share our opinion.

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 |  Jul 11 2013, 10:32 AM

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Fans who want to drive the hillclimb course at Goodwood this year are getting some good news.

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 |  Jul 05 2013, 9:03 AM

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Red Bull isn’t wasting time in finding Mark Webber’s replacement. 

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 |  Jun 27 2013, 4:45 PM

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Scion Racing will return for a second year to the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb this weekend. 

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 |  Jun 26 2013, 10:02 AM

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For Ian Cook, there was only one way to remember Allan Simonsen, 34, who died during the 24 Hours at Le Mans last weekend.

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 |  Jun 23 2013, 10:10 AM

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Sitting atop the podium for the 12 time, victory for Audi at the 24 Hours of Le Mans was different for one key reason this year: competition.

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 |  Jun 20 2013, 9:32 AM

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Ready your pocketbooks and start your engines: Lamborghini just announced pricing for its North American gentleman driver’s series.

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 |  Jun 10 2013, 9:31 AM

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Volvo could be the next marque to begin competing in the Australian V8 Supercars racing series.

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Canadian Tire Motorsports Park Returns to Form

Historic track in Canada gets a new lease on life

 |  May 30 2013, 8:01 AM

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There is a racetrack northeast of Toronto, Ontario, Canada that is steeped in history. Formerly known as Mosport (pronounced Mo-sport, not Moss-port), Canadian Tire Motorsport Park (CTMP) is a rare track in that it’s barely changed in configuration since the first race was held on the 810-acre property in 1961.

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 |  May 29 2013, 8:32 AM

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There will be a MINI in the Pikes Peak International hill Climb with with French driver Jean-Philippe Dayraut behind the wheel.

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 |  May 15 2013, 10:45 AM

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Rumors that Gran Turismo 6 will be available for the PlayStation 3 this holiday season have just been confirmed.

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 |  May 07 2013, 11:37 AM

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Global Rallycross (GRC) just announced that it will create the “Lite” class to make the sport more accessible to new and less-heavily-funded drivers.

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 |  May 02 2013, 5:02 PM

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It probably isn’t the case for most, but a special few electric car owners think of their EVs as more than green lifestyle accessories.

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