Showing posts in the category of Racing

Ferrari 458 Challenge Crashes Into The Fence At Road America.


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When a high-powered mean racing machine gets out of control, you might want to be as far away as possible from it. Or at least behind something safe.

Horrific NASCAR Crash Miraculously Causes Just Bruises


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The Coke Zero 400 NASCAR race at Daytona International Speedway ended with one of the most violent crashes seen in recent years in the series. Austin Dillon’s No. 3 Chevrolet went airborne and smashed into the catch fence near Turn 1, just after crossing the start-finish line.

Aston Martin Reportedly Eyeing F1 Return With Red Bull, Mercedes Power


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Aston Martin wants to make a surprise return to Formula 1 in 2016 after 56 years, with the automaker reportedly negotiating a deal to become a brand partner with Red Bull.

Ford Performance Boss Talks GT Racing And Road Car


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Ford is not saying much at all about the new GT, but they are apparently pushing the idea that the road version is not all that different to the one they’re racing at Le Mans in 2016.

Motorcycle Racer Niklas Ajo Manages To Save His KTM From Crashing


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What’s the difference between a casual skilled rider and a motorcycle racer? Well, you’re going to find out after watching this amazing video.

Mercedes C 250d 4Matic Sets Pikes Peak Record For Diesel-Powered Production Cars


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Mercedes-Benz has set a new record for production diesel cars at the Pikes Peak hill-climb race with a C 250d 4Matic driven by Uwe Nittel.

Watch Rhys Millen’s Silent Winning Run At Pikes Peak With eO PP03 Electric Racer


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Rhys Millen and his all-electric Drive eO single-seater race car made history at the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb this year with an overall win, the first ever by an electric vehicle.

Sit Back, Relax And Watch 20 Hours Of Goodwood FoS Coverage


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If you literally have a lot of free time on your hands you could watch the entire Goodwood Festival of Speed TV coverage. It’s been posted in full on the official YouTube channel and aside from the interviews you also get to see all the cars go up the hill.

Why The Nurburgring 24H Is One Of the Greatest Races In The Calendar


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Endurance racing is always one of the most attractive forms of motorsport, especially when the race is happening on the Nurburgring for twenty four hours straight.

Red Bull Still Mulling Whether To Build A Road Car


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You probably don’t remember this 2011 report which stated Red Bull was pondering building a road car, but apparently it’s still a topic of discussion. Infiniti was in on the whole deal and it even materialized in the 552 hp Q50 Eau Rouge (pictured) and the FX SVE.

Trophy Truck Weaves Its Way Up The Goodwood Hill; Other Highlights Within


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A Baja Trophy truck needs to cope with taking huge bumps and high speeds, so its springs are soft and travel is plentiful. Take it on smooth tarmac you learn a valuable lesson about suspension movement and inertia.

Watch Ford Focus RS And Mustang GT350R At Goodwood FoS Hillclimb


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Ford brought its two latest performance models, the new Focus RS and Mustang GT350R to the Goodwood Festival of Speed, with the cars driven by Ken Block and Ben Collins, formerly known as The Stig on Top Gear, respectively.

Ford Unveils Shelby GT350R-C Race Car


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Just like the original Shelby GT350 Mustang, the all-new model has been developed with racing in mind so it’s nice to see it dressed as a competition car.

All-New Acura NSX Dresses As Pace Car For 2015 Pikes Peak


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It hasn’t arrived in dealerships yet but you can admire it at this weekend’s Pikes Peak International Hill Climb.

The all-new Acura NSX will serve as the official pace car of the famous Race to the Clouds on June 28. Sporting a custom racing-inspired livery, the Acura NSX pace car will lead the field of 140 entrants to the top of the 14,110-foot (4,300-meter) Colorado mountain.

Sauber-Mercedes C11 Candidate For Best Turbo V8 Sound Ever?


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Yes, it’s a big claim, but the car really does sound that good. The Mercedes C11 was a prototype class Le Mans racing car created in 1990 which used a 5-liter V8 twi-turbocharged to produce from 730 hp to as much as 950 hp.

Watch This Monster Truck Stunt Defy The Rules Of Physics


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Remember those Hot Wheels tracks play-sets that catapulted toy cars in the air and provoked “incredible” tricks and massive miniature crashes? Well, this stunt is sort of like that, only more impressive.

Michael Schumacher Helped Create This $229,500 Mechanical Watch


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Given Michael Schumacher’s current state and uncertain chances of a full recovery, it might be the last mechanical system that he adds his input to. It’s the Audemars Piguet mechanical watch (only 221 will be made) that can be yours for $229,500.

Fascinating Video Compares Pit Stops From Various Motor Sports


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Pit stops in motor sports are ridiculously short nowadays and nowhere is that more obvious than in Formula 1.

The pinnacle of motor sports offers the fastest pit stops in the world, thanks to a lot of manpower (crews of 14 or more mechanics) and the fact that mid-race refueling is currently banned.

Prestigious Porsche 956 Group C Prototype To Go Under The Hammer


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Are you in the market for buying a “used car”? Have you ever thought of owning a Group C prototype?

Lexus Entering Pikes Peak With All-New RC F GT Concept


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While Honda is aiming for an overall win at this year’s Pikes Peak International Hill Climb with its ARX-04b LMP2 endurance racer, Lexus will compete in the Time Attack class with the all-new RC F GT Concept.