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Crusty ’57 MG MGA Claims To Be a Former SCCA Racer, Is It Legit?
Crusty ’57 MG MGA Claims To Be a Former SCCA Racer, Is It Legit?

18 Jun 2024, 16:09 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / With an asking price of $4,800 out the door, it appears this car is priced like the owner doesn't really know what they have parked before them.

 
New BMW M4 GT3 EVO Is Longer Than the Old M5, Wider Than a Ferrari Enzo, and Pure Madness
New BMW M4 GT3 EVO Is Longer Than the Old M5, Wider Than a Ferrari Enzo, and Pure Madness

30 May 2024, 08:47 UTC · By: Cristian Gnaticov / BMW's new M4 GT3 EVO racer will do its thing starting from the 2025 season, and its upgrades will also be available for the previous M4 GT3

 
An Introduction to Formula 1 for New Fans
An Introduction to Formula 1 for New Fans

28 Jan 2023, 17:13 UTC · By: Silvian Irimia / Formula 1 is one of the greatest sports competition in the world. At the same time, it is very complex, so in this article we will explain the basic stuff

 
This E-110 Toyota Corolla Race Car is a Mitsubishi Evo X Underneath
This E-110 Toyota Corolla Race Car is a Mitsubishi Evo X Underneath

16 Oct 2022, 19:42 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / Looking dead ahead at this car, it's as if it's a perfect chimera of the best qualities of both Toyota and Mitsubishi hardware to create something unique

 
406 Crate V8 Swapped Chevy Corvair Monza Must Make Ralph Nader's Blood Boil
406 Crate V8 Swapped Chevy Corvair Monza Must Make Ralph Nader's Blood Boil

10 Oct 2022, 17:27 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / 406 cubic inches (6.6-liters) may seem pretty large for a small block motor. But hey, the lines were meant to be blurred

 
Ford-Cosworth Indy V8: The Turbocharged Missing Link Between Formula 1, CART, and IndyCar
Ford-Cosworth Indy V8: The Turbocharged Missing Link Between Formula 1, CART, and IndyCar

20 Sep 2022, 20:00 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / From an American perspective, one would expect an engine only 2,650 cc's in size to be mounted inside a lowly economy car. But not this one

 
Ryan Newman's Old NASCAR Cup Car Needs Some TLC, Will It Be Yours?
Ryan Newman's Old NASCAR Cup Car Needs Some TLC, Will It Be Yours?

17 Sep 2022, 17:40 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / According to the official online listing, this NASCAR Cup car had a sporadic career in sanctioned circle track and circuit racing. Firs driven by Rusty Wallace.

 
Fresh Off Massive Lawsuit Scandal, Hertz Sponsors 2023 Porsche FIA Endurance Race Car
Fresh Off Massive Lawsuit Scandal, Hertz Sponsors 2023 Porsche FIA Endurance Race Car

27 Jun 2022, 17:32 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / Whether or not news of what Hertz has been up to outside the racing sponsorship side of things will have any effect in that regard remains to be seen.

 
The Engine in This 1-of-1 Sprint Car Racer Alone Is Worth $50 Grand
The Engine in This 1-of-1 Sprint Car Racer Alone Is Worth $50 Grand

27 Feb 2022, 19:01 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / If you're unfamiliar, say hello to Offenhauser, a brand mostly unknown by modern gearheads but deeply respected by the people still around who raced with them.

 
Spotlight USA: Meet Marty Himes, The Ex-Racer Preserving Vintage Race Cars All By Himself
Spotlight USA: Meet Marty Himes, The Ex-Racer Preserving Vintage Race Cars All By Himself

27 Feb 2022, 17:40 UTC · By: Benny Kirk / As of 2022, Himes is one of the sole surviving gatekeepers of a time before Long Island was a whitewashed suburban beacon on a hill.

 
1982 Mercedes-Benz SL Trans Am Race Car Will Carve a Half a Mill Hole in Your Pocket
1982 Mercedes-Benz SL Trans Am Race Car Will Carve a Half a Mill Hole in Your Pocket

1 Jan 2022, 14:00 UTC · By: Sergiu Tudose / This Trans Am race car was commissioned by the owner of a Mercedes-Benz dealership from Idaho, and is a bonafide track weapon

 
Three Gran Turismo Cars to Drive This Valentine’s Day
Three Gran Turismo Cars to Drive This Valentine’s Day

13 Feb 2021, 20:05 UTC · By: Bogdan Popa / Spread some love using these special Valentine’s Day car liveries for Gran Turismo; they’ve been created by the community and are free to use

 
BMW 3.0 CSL IMSA Rendered as Hanging Sculpture Is Virtual Insanity
BMW 3.0 CSL IMSA Rendered as Hanging Sculpture Is Virtual Insanity

28 Jan 2021, 07:30 UTC · By: Dragos Chitulescu / The Kyza does it again - are we at the level where we won't be able to distinguish digital renderings from the real thing?

 
AC/DC's Brian Johnson Says Race Cars, Not Hard Rock, Made Him Almost Deaf
AC/DC's Brian Johnson Says Race Cars, Not Hard Rock, Made Him Almost Deaf

9 Mar 2016, 15:53 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / For those about to race a car without ear plugs, AC/DC's Brian Johnson salutes you and tells you not to do it, because that is what cost him an eardrum

 
Vote Your Favorite F1 Car Kit and Lego Will Build It For You
Vote Your Favorite F1 Car Kit and Lego Will Build It For You

24 Jun 2014, 13:31 UTC · By: Ionut Ungureanu / One of three legendary F1 cars, Jim Clark’s ’66 Lotus, Ayrton Senna’s ’88 McLaren and Niki Lauda’s ’75 Ferrari, might become Lego kits. That is, if enough fans wi...

 
Shooting of Enzo Ferrari’s Biopic Soon to Start
Shooting of Enzo Ferrari’s Biopic Soon to Start

20 May 2014, 09:51 UTC · By: Ionut Ungureanu / Rumors suggest that the movie car lovers have been waiting so long for might actually come true soon. Based on Brock Yates’ book titled “Enzo Ferrari: The man, the Cars, the Races”...

 
Essen Motor Show's Racing Cars Galore <span>· Live Photos</span>
Essen Motor Show's Racing Cars Galore · Live Photos

2 Dec 2013, 12:22 UTC · By: Alex Oagana / The Essen Motor show is pretty much the European Mecca when it comes to modified cars and world class tuners, plus all the shenanigans that come with this... let's call it alternative automotiv...

 
Lister Cars Back in Business After 25-Year Hiatus
Lister Cars Back in Business After 25-Year Hiatus

19 Sep 2013, 13:37 UTC · By: Ciprian Florea / Lister Cars, the manufacturer that used to develop Jaguar and Corvette-powered race cars back in the 1950s, has announced its comeback under the Lister Motor Company Limited name. Almost 25 years...

 
Paul Newman's Race Cars Go under the Hammer
Paul Newman's Race Cars Go under the Hammer

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC · By: Madalina Iancu / Death of actor and race car driver Paul Newman has left behind a tremendous collection including race-cars, Oscars and other awards that are to be spread in different directions according the old ma...

 
Global Race Car Auction to Be Held in Manchester in February
Global Race Car Auction to Be Held in Manchester in February

21 Nov 2012, 14:06 UTC · By: Madalina Iancu / Affluent race lovers will soon have the chance to purchase the most wanted Formula racing vehicles and motor-homes from the world of rallying at the first race and rally car auction of 2009, which w...