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3-time Indy 500 winner Helio Castroneves not planning to join Nico Rosberg, Carl Edwards on sidelines
Racing Passion Still Burns for 41-Year-Old Team Penske Driver
January 13, 2017
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10 Reasons Why Dan Gurney Kicked Some Serious Ass
Racing legend died on January 14 at age 86
January 15, 2018
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1,600 horsepower Hennessey Venom F5: a car of singular purpose
The hypercar is designed purely for straight-line speed with a target of being the fastest road legal car in the world.
March 8, 2018
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1901 camera technology works fine for modern motorsports photography
The Ford Model T of cameras still holds up today
August 8, 2017
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2017 Dodge Challenger GT First Drive: a sacrilege that feels right
Inappropriately Fun In the White Stuff
January 30, 2017
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2017 Indy 500 to Use a Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport as its Pace Car
Will be the race's 14th Corvette pace car
May 5, 2017
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2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup preview: Fixing the TV ratings and our picks to click
Nascar Officials Weather Dip In TV Ratings, Attendance
January 23, 2017
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2017 Porsche 911 GTS road drive: It's still awesome
Sportier 911's Racetrack chops don't detract from its on-road excellence
May 23, 2017
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2018 IndyCar aero kit test recap from Mid-Ohio: Less downforce, more fun
Oriol Servia and Juan Pablo Montoya put the 2018 cars through road-course test
August 2, 2017
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2018 NASCAR schedules unveiled: Major changes for Cup races at Indy, Charlotte
Schedules for all three NASCAR Series announced
May 23, 2017
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2,300 Terrible, Awesome Miles On Lemons Rally West 2017
...and all I got was this lousy MG Midget
October 5, 2017
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$1 Million on the Line in Formula E's Inaugural eRace this Weekend
Big bucks up for grabs as fans take on pro drivers
January 6, 2017
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Misc. - A

A Gathering of Eagles: Dan Gurney's Remarkable Race Cars in new Exhibit
The Petersen Automotive Museum In Los Angeles Hosts 12 Race Cars and One Motorcycle
January 31, 2017
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A Giant Mazda 787B Race Car Stands Tall at Laguna Seca Raceway
The colorful mural decorates the hillside and celebrates the iconic race car
September 14, 2017
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A Look Back: Gurney Eagle Screams To Belgian Grand Prix Victory
Reprint from Competition Press & Autoweek, July 8, 1967
January 16, 2018
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A wild Laguna Seca replica slot car track is coming to the Pebble Beach Concours
The Laguna Seca Replica is being made by slot mods for Mercedes to display at Monterey Car Week
August 15, 2017
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Acura ARX-05 DPi Race Car Arrives at The Quail
Latest manufacturer to join U.S. prototype racing unveils its new race car in an unusual location
August 18, 2017
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Alcohol dragster with a blown cylinder is mesmerizing
Burn, Baby, Burn
January 5, 2017
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AJ Allmendinger returns to rolex 24 with Michael Shank racing
The full-time NASCAR driver will pilot a Acura NSX GT3 in the IMSA opener
December 12, 2017
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Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio Sets Nurburgring Lap Time Record for a Production SUV
It allegedly beat the previous record by 8 seconds
September 28, 2017
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Aston Martin Vulcan owners day whets our appetite for Valkyrie
Racing around circuit of the Americas in an Aston Martin Vulcan
July 13, 2017
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Audi E-tron Vision Gran Turismo Headed to Formula E
Will serve as race taxi
April 09, 2018
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Audi officially becomes first German automaker in FIA Formula E
It replaces ABT Sportsline on the grid starting in December.
July 7, 2017
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Audi's new Formula E racer adopts e-tron name, good looks
Say hello to the first German automaker to dive into the all-electric racing series.
September 28, 2017
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Auto Meter Products, Inc.
Racing, Street & Street Rod Instruments as well as Gauge Works Pods and Pillars.
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Misc. - B

Back to school: Bertil Roos 5-day road-racing week
We're Breaking Out the Driving Shoes and Gloves In Pursuit of An SCCA License
May 5, 2017
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Barn find of a lifetime: This Coachbuilt BMW Is A Rare 328 Factory Lightweight Racer In Disguise
Stashed away in Iowa for decades, this rebodied prewar race car kicked off a winding historical quest
February 1, 2018
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Bentley will run a Bentayga SUV up the legendary pikes peak hill
The W12-powered utility might surprise a few people at Pikes Peak
January 22, 2018
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Bertil Roos Racing School day 1: Slidecar!
Come for the SCCA License, Stay for the Folksy Wisdom
May 9, 2017
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Bertil Roos Racing School day 2: Track walk
Conquering a Racetrack is all About Learning Its Subtleties
May 10, 2017
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Bertil Roos Racing School day 3: Trouble from 'the man'
Owner Macchio isn't Much for Authority
May 11, 2017
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Bertil Roos Racing School day 4: the show must go on
Racing, and Passing, In the Rain
May 15, 2017
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Bertil Roos Racing School day 5: Sharing a corner
Race Car Driver Boot Camp Teaches you to Trust other Drivers -- and Yourself
May 16, 2017
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Bloodhound SSC Fires Jet Engine Ahead of 1,000 MPH World Record Attempt
Bugatti who?
October 4, 2017
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BMW Reclaims Guinness World Record for Longest Drift with 232.5-Mile Slide
The all-new M5 gets very, very sideways
January 9, 2018
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BMW scorch-marks 2 new drifting Guinness World Records
The German brand also celebrates its new world records by shredding tires at CES.
January 9, 2018
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Bring the Noise: Next-Generation Formula 1 Engine to Spin Faster, Be Simpler
New power units set for 2021 season
October 31, 2017
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Bruce Brown, "On Any Sunday" Director: 1937-2017
Innovative filmmaker brought action sports to the world
December 11, 2017
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Misc. - C

Cadillac Touts the Durability of its Race-Prepped V-8s
6.2-liter engines powering its DPi-V.R. Daytona Prototypes have accumulated over 2,800 racing miles
June 19, 2017
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Car collector, racer and entrepreneur Preston Henn dead at 86
Most Recently Known for Suing Ferrari, Henn Also Raced at Le Mans and Founded the Swap Shop Chain of Drive-In Theaters
May 2, 2017
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Carl Edwards surprise retirement proves we suck at predictions
Our Crystal Ball Might Need Buffing
January 10, 2017
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'Cars 3' will pay tribute to abandoned 'ghost' tracks
The fictional Thomasville Speedway reflects many abandoned dirt ovals across the country
May 22, 2017
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Casey Folks, founder of best in the Desert Racing Association, takes the final flag
Dirt Biker-Turned-Race Organizer Spent a Lifetime Roaring Across the Desert
January 13, 2017
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Celebrating Autoweek Writer Al Pearce's 50th Daytona 500: The Race That Started It All
Writer's journey to 50 began in 1966
February 16, 2018
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Chase Elliott Says New Nascar Number 'probably' Won't Make Him Go Faster
Hendrick Motorsports driver moving from the 24 to the 9 in 2018
January 10, 2018
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Chevrolet Camaro GT4.R race car can be yours for $259,000
Championship-winning racer will make you a star at track days.
September 25, 2017
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Chevrolet Corvette returns as 2017 Indianapolis 500 pace car
A Corvette Grand Sport will lead the 101st running of America's favorite milk-chugging contes
May 5, 2017
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Misc. - D

Dale Earnhardt Jr. edges teammate Chase Elliott for Monster Energy NASCAR Cup pole
Second Career pole at Daytona
June 30, 2017
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Dale Earnhardt Jr. hates tire-shredding Nascar burnouts, believes they hide illegal modifications
Earnhardt has become vocal about several topics during his final full-time season
September 25, 2017
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Dale Earnhardt Jr. took NASCAR for granted during his recovery
The 42-Year-Old Returns to the Cup Series with a Fresh Perspective
January 25, 2017
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Dale Earnhardt Jr.: 2018 Autoweek Achievement - The Denise Mccluggage Award
Earnhardt Jr. has finally retired after a long career in NASCAR
December 18, 2017
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Dallara extends with IndyCar through 2020
The Italian Manufacturer Has Been In Indycar Racing Since 2007
January 12, 2017
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Dan Gurney: 1931-2018
All-American racer had success in almost every aspect of motorsport
January 15, 2018
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Danica Patrick Races a Pink Ford Fusion for Breast Cancer Awareness
No. 10 Ford Warriors debuts this weekend
September 29, 2017
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Danica Patrick: If I Don't Do Nascar Cup, I Won't Do Anything
Patrick recently announced she's leaving Stewart-Haas at the end of the year
September 25, 2017
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Dream Theater: Subaru's Nurburgring Record
Four doors, two liters, 600HP, and one helluva driver
August 4, 2017
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'Dumb,' 'Stupid' and 'Childish' -- Nascar Stars Hit Back At Kyle Busch Over Marketing Criticism
The 2015 Cup champion says young guns are getting too much attention
January 24, 2018
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Misc. - E

Engineering Explained Shows One Reason Mercedes F1 Is So Successful
Greater thermal efficiency means you get more work from your engine
January 10, 2018
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Ex-Michael Schumacher 1991 Benetton-Cosworth F1 car heads to auction
Canadian GP-Winning Car to be Offered at Spa Classic Sale
May 9, 2017
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Ex-Michael Schumacher F1 Car Brings $7.5 Million At Auction
2001 Monaco Grand Prix-winning car was offered at a contemporary art auction in New York
November 20, 2017
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Executive VP of operations Wells out at MWR
Michael Waltrip Racing parted ways Monday with executive vice president of operations Cal Wells in what co-owners Rob Kauffman and Michael Waltrip said in a release was a mutual agreement.
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F1 ditches NBC for ABC, ESPN
Premier open-wheel racing series migrates networks for the 2018 season.
October 4, 2017
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F1 TV offers live streaming service for 2018 season, finally
F1 is finally getting its digital ducks in a row and offering a comprehensive, feature-rich livestreaming option for its races.
February 27, 2018
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Fernando Alonso At Indy: 2018 Autoweek Moment Award
Alonso impressed everybody watching for his Indianapolis 500
December 18, 2017
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Fernando Alonso Loving Indy 500 Experience
Formula 1 champion relaxed and impressive, but knows he needs to learn quick
May 16, 2017
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Ferrari boss Sergio Marchionne admits an 'interest' in Formula E
Ferrari may follow Mercedes, Porsche into all-electric racing series
July 31, 2017
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Figure eight derby racing is even better from a drone
It's tough to beat the fun factor with a race like this
July 17, 2017
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First Finnish F1 driver Leo Kinnunen dies at 73
Kinnunen's F1 career was short, but he started a trend in finland
July 27, 2017
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First Indycar Windscreen Test A Quiet Success
Scott Dixon put the protective shield through its paces at ISM Raceway
February 9, 2018
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Ford cars with SYNC 3 are getting Waze support
Ford is bringing crowdsourced navigation app Waze to its SYNC 3 infotainment system, the companies announced at CES 2018. The app will be available via Ford's AppLink tech, offering up a Waze interface powered by your phone on the in-car central display on vehicles equipped with SYNC 3.
January 11, 2018
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Ford Ranger: A retrospective ahead of the new 2019 model
A look back at the US story of Ford's small pickup before it returns in 2019.
January 10, 2018
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Former F1 Driver Flops During His 'Grand Tour' Audition
Mark Webber, Former F1 and Porsche driver, shows brand loyalty at audition
November 20, 2017
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Formula 1 on ESPN sees massive improvement; IndyCar thrilled in Phoenix
A great weekend of open-wheel racing with two night races in the desert, worlds apart.
April 09, 2018
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Formula E is welcome back in New York any time
First major Motorsport event in the city in a long time shows potential for more
July 25, 2017
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Formula E's new race car ditches the battery swap
With more tech and a new look, the next Formula E car is ready to be taken seriously.
January 30, 2018
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Furniture Row Racing: 2018 Autoweek Team Award
Furniture Row Racing is at the very top of NASCAR after the 2017 season
December 18, 2017
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Misc. - G

Gasser wars: Dig this hour of nostalgia gassers hitting the strip
What's better than wheelstands, screaming motors and bias-ply slicks?
May 22, 2017
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Get More Nascar!
Watch NASCAR race highlight videos and driver interviews whenever you want
February 6, 2018
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Getting sideways with Fredric Aasbø in the Toyota 86
The Formula Drift champion gives us some tire-slaying tips in Toyota's fun little sports car.
February 2, 2018
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Giant mech takes first steps toward its own racing league
Furrion is one step closer to creating its powered mech racing series.
January 9, 2018
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Global Mazda MX-5 Cup quick drive: A Miata, only better
Mazda's turnkey race car is all that's right with the world
June 5, 2017
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GR Toyota Supra Race Car Concept is a Mean Racing Machine
Great Gazoo: The all-new Supra is (sort of) revealed in Geneva in track-attacking trim
March 6, 2018
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Greenwich Concours set for a busy weekend
Annual New England event will host Vintage Bugattis, Bonhams Collector Car Auction
June 2, 2017
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'Grid Kids' will replace 'grid girls' in Formula 1 this year
At the least, the labor is cheaper.
February 5, 2018
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Misc. - H

Here's How Nissan Rebuilt A GT-R Nismo At The Spa 24-Hour Race
A total loss? Not for Nissan techs working in the garage
September 27, 2017
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Here's How The Mazda Miata Changed Track Days Forever
Donut Media dives into the history of everyone's favorite roadster
September 26, 2017
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Here's Your Chance To Own Two Of Smokey Yunick's Indy Cars
A 1957 Kurtis Kraft 500G and a 1969 AAR Eagle head to auction
January 9, 2018
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Here's your chance to win a Mazda MX-5 Cup car for a good cause
Nonprofit Organization Lemons of Love Helps Cancer Patients
February 1, 2017
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Hey Jim Beaver, how did you get to be the king of racing media?
How an off-road racer saw the future of internet radio, and brought in the dirt.
October 5, 2017
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Hey, Josh Cartu, how did you get to race Ferraris?
Some of us just want to own a Ferrari; Cartu takes his to the limit in the Ferrari Challenge series.
August 18, 2017
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Hit the track in a BMW factory race car
Some might call it affordable, the m4 gt4 costs $189,000 -- start saving your pennies
May 30, 2017
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Honda CRF250L and 250 Rally review: On- and off-road adventures on a budget
It'll Conquer Street and Dirt and your Wallet Won't Hurt
May 3, 2017
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Hot Rod Hero Alex Xydias turns 95!
Founder of the Socal Speed Shop shows no signs of slowing down
June 19, 2017
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How fast can the road-legal McLaren P1 LM go around the 'Ring?
The answer: faster than just about everything else
May 31, 2017
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How to Win a Solar Race Using Agile
The Nuon Solar car racing team uses agile and Scrum to take the steps which add the most value to the project, integrate different disciplines, ensure transparency and focus, and reflect to improve. Their goal is promote and educate the use of clean energy; their mission is to win the South African Sasol Solar Challenge -- a road race in which participating vehicles can only use solar power for motion -- using the power of innovation. Quality of direction and quality of interaction are the key factors driving their success.
February 1, 2018
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Hurley Haywood: 'if my voice is strong enough to help one kid ...'
5-time Rolex 24 at Daytona sports car champion tells all in new book, film
February 6, 2018
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Misc. - I

Icon Transforms 1965 Ford F-250 Into a Turbodiesel Beast
Restomod guru Jonathan Ward leaves no stone unturned
June 2, 2017
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In the auto world, risk is a tradition as old as racing
From Ford to Musk, seemingly foolish moves by auto exec can be game-changers long-term.
January 1, 2017
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Indy 500 winner Alexander Rossi gets his Baby Borg at the Detroit auto show
Rookie Winner Joined by Team Owners Michael Andretti, Bryan Herta
January 12, 2017
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Infiniti Imagines a World Where It Raced in F1's Golden Age
Vintage-inspired race car concept to be revealed at Pebble Beach
August 9, 2017
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Is the 2018 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 Coming to Le Mans? [Update: No, But it Was Just Spotted at the Ring]
Car in leaked photos appears to have been spotted on the famous track
June 16, 2017
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Isle of Man Puts BAC Mono Police Car in Fleet
And -- they're actually going to use it
May 26, 2017
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Misc. - J

Japan has the most courteous motorcades in the world
'keep your Hands Inside the Ride at all Times' Does not Apply In Tokyo
January 5, 2017
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Misc. - K

Ken Block's 1,400-hp Mustang takes on Pikes Peak in 'Climbkhana'
A very dangerous mountain road? Sure, let's drift up it!
September 25, 2017
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Ken Block's Climbkhana Video Will Make You Pucker Every Five Seconds
1,400 horsepower versus 14,000 feet
September 25, 2017
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Kill an hour with six years' worth of Nürburgring crashes
Come with us to the 'Ring, where "yard sale" has a whole new meaning.
December 12, 2017
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Killing Field: The Myth, The Legend Of Langhorne Speedway
Pennsylvania speedway had history of death, dismemberment
January 3, 2018
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King of the HAmmers UTV Race: Mitch Guthrie JR. Wins Brutal Off-Road Challenge
It's a battle of attrition as only 12 of 118 side-by-sides finish in the desert
February 9, 2018
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Kyle Busch edges Martin Truex Jr. for Dover NASCAR pole
Toyota Takes Top Four Starting Spots
June 2, 2017
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"Le Mans: Racing is Everything' Takes you Behind the Scenes
Documentary series comes to Amazon on June 9, 2017
May 12, 2017
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Leena Gade Joins Schmidt Indycar Team, Becomes First Female Lead Engineer In Series History
She is just the second open-wheel female lead engineer
January 18, 2018
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Listen To The 2018 Mercedes F1 Car Firing Up
Mercedes preps W09 EQ Power+ as rumors swirl around Lewis Hamilton's F1 plans
February 9, 2018
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Mario Andretti still prefers V12s to EVs
The racing legend joined us to talk what's next for IndyCar, and why his friend Dan Gurney "was an inspiration."
January 18, 2018
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Martin Truex Jr.: 2018 Autoweek Driver Award
The 2017 Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series champion finally has his crowning achievement
December 18, 2017
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Max Verstappen, Formula Drift, Brodozers Close Out SEMA With Massive Vegas Party
SEMA Cruise, SEMA Ignited make for the biggest car party in America
November 6, 2017
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Mazda Ends Naming Rights Deal with Laguna Seca
End of an era
December 26, 2017
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Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca will be just Laguna Seca again
Naming rights deal with Mazda was not renewed
December 20, 2017
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McLaren P1 LM Sets New Record on the Nurburgring
McLaren steals Lamborghini's thunder
May 26, 2017
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McLaren Reaches Fork in Road with Honda Over F1 Failures
Honda isn't performing and McLaren boss Zak Brown isn't happy
June 8, 2017
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Mogwai's Latest Video Is A Beautiful Dirt-Track Documentary
'Crossing the Road Material' perfectly captures a night at the local dirt track
December 26, 2017
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More race car than road car
The $400,000, 647-horsepower Ford GT made its global debut at the North American International Auto Show way back in 2015, and at virtually every major show since Ford has trotted it out again, dipped in some new color or another, usually spinning serenely on a turntable and surrounded by a healthy crowd.
May 12, 2017
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NASCAR Dover preview: TV schedules for Cup, Xfinity, Truck Series weekend
Martin Truex Jr. hopes to build on points lead on Sunday
June 1, 2017
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NASCAR dramatically changes points system for all three major series
With this new Format, Nascar Rewards Winning and Consistency
January 24, 2017
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Nascar modified legend ted christopher remembered as 'the absolute definition of a racer'
Killed in plane crash last Saturday
September 14, 2017
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Nascar Regular Season Champ Martin Truex Jr. Enjoying Every Single Week
Already secured spot in next round of playoffs
September 29, 2017
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Nascar Team Owner Roger Penske Says Ford Will Have A New Car In 2019
The manufacturer did not confirm the reveal
February 12, 2018
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Nascar's Dale Earnhardt Jr. Set For Next Step Of Career With Sunday's Super Bowl LII Coverage
The retired racer will be used across a variety of NBC Sports platforms
February 2, 2018
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New Poster Celebrates 60th Anniversary of Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca
Art commissioned for 2017 Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion
May 4, 2017
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Pax Racing Switches to Bentley Continental GT3 for New Season
Says goodbye to McLaren
December 6, 2017
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Pebble Beach historic: 2018 Ford GT '67 Heritage edition
50 years later, Ford celebrates Foyt/Gurney Victory at Le Mans
August 15, 2017
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Pioneer sports car racer Bill Pollack crosses the finish line at 92
He Co-Founded the fabulous fifties group that kept racing history alive
July 18, 2017
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Porsche 911 GT2 RS is the Quickest Production Car on the Nurburgring at 6:47.03
Most powerful 911 of all time
September 27, 2017
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Porsche 911 GT2 RS smashes (by 1 second) RWD Nurburgring Record
700 hp will get you there -- as long as you have the right pilot
September 27, 2017
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Porsche Eyes Possible Formula 1 Return
German automaker may return to F1 grid by 2021
September 5, 2017
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Porsche Rennsport Reunion VI returns to Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca
Huge Porsche Festival Reverts To Former Schedule, Will Be Held Every 3 Years
August 15, 2017
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Pro Racer's Take: Ariel Atom 3S
Light weight, big power, loads of grip, and even more fun
February 19, 2018
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'Race on Sunday, sell on Monday' still matters in Nascar
Branding in motorsports matters, even in showrooms dominated by SUVs, trucks
November 27, 2017
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Race to 14,115 feet up with our big 2017 Pikes Peak Hill Climb photo gallery
Photos of the action from the 95th running of the pikes peak international hill climb.
June 27, 2017
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Racing Bugs for fun in Miami
A (Marginally) Cheaper and More Social Way to Race
February 1, 2017
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Rare Mopars Head for the Auction Block at 2017 Barrett-Jackson Northeast Sale
Selection include Challengers, Barracudas, and the "CIA Charger"
June 5, 2017
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Recounting An Unforgettable Ford Gt Drive With Dan Gurney
It's not every day that you get to pilot a new supercar at Laguna Seca...and not every day that a racing legend rides shotgun
January 26, 2018
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Red Bull Racing Signs Aston Martin as Title Sponsor
Does not include engines--yet
September 26, 2017
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Reminder: Racing on the street is for dumbasses
Ford Mustang cut in half during Los Angeles street race
May 17, 2017
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Rising star Daniel Suarez was the easy pick to replace Carl Edwards for NASCAR Cup ride
25-Year-Old Suarez Won the 2016 Nascar Xfinity Series Title
January 11, 2017
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Road Atlanta corner worker killed during WERA event
Hazell Harrell, Age 60, was killed during a Race at Road Atlanta
June 7, 2017
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Roadshow is going to the Baja 1000
We're racing from Ensenada, Mexico to La Paz and we're doing it the hard way, in a 1970 air-cooled Volkswagen Beetle.
November 13, 2017
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Robert Kubica Still Hopes For F1 Comeback After Williams Reserve Hire
The 33-year-old nearly lost his right arm in a 2011 rally crash
January 16, 2018
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Ron Dennis to exit McLaren after 37 years
Sale Of Shares In Mclaren Follows Ouster From Positions In Two Business Arms In 2016
June 30, 2017
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Say Goodbye To Australian Cars With This Massive Holden Burnout
Car production is dead in Oz, but that doesn't mean enthusiasm died with it
November 21, 2017
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Say it ain't so: Skip Barber Racing School files for bankruptcy, aims for an 'expedited' sale
Will chapter 11 be the end of the road for famed racing school or put it on the track for rebirth?
May 23, 2017
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Schampa King Of The Motos: Cody Webb Wins All Three Heats In Koh Kickoff
The opening race of King of the Hammers week is on two wheels
February 8, 2018
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SCRAMP will run Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca -- for now
Temporary Deal Allows Monterey County to Continue Seeking a Permanent Solution
February 1, 2017
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Second-Generation Bentley Continental GT3 Race Car Debuts
Preparing to defend its titles
November 9, 2017
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Shell's fuel-efficient car race was slow as heck but I loved it
The Shell Eco-marathon Asia showed sleek futuristic-looking cars going around the track slower than me riding a bicycle (at times).
March 15, 2018
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Sir Stirling Moss Retires From Public Life At 88
Prolonged illness takes a toll on the motorsports icon
January 22, 2018
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'Star Trek,' 'X-Men' star Patrick Stewart set to make racing return
The 76-Year-Old Has Competed In Numerous Celebrity Motorsport Events
May 2, 2017
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Supercharged Lamborghini versus 900-hp unlimited dirt truck makes a seriously weird drag race
VF Engineering pumps up the RWD Lamborghini Huracan by 193 rear-wheel hp
January 2, 2018
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Team Penske Hires Former Nascar, IMSA Team Owner to front office
Robby Benton co-owned RAB Racing and Change Racing
January 8, 2018
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Tesla-Only Race Series is Ready to Get Ludicrous
It's even FIA approved
February 2, 2018
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The 10 Fastest Cars of 1971
Statisticians refer to groups of similar-value data points as clusters. In fact, there is a field of study known as cluster analysis, which looks to identify common threads linking cluster elements to each other.
June 19, 2017
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The BAC Mono is basically a Formula 3 car for the road
This wild weekend ride also fixed our man's bad back.
January 31, 2017
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The Deltawing Can Be Yours For $375K
Here's your chance to be the ultimate track rat
November 9, 2017
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The greatest race you need a microscope to watch
Molecules, Start your ... Ummmm
May 4, 2017
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The Man Who Saved Pebble Beach: J. Heumann 1924-2017
Along with Lorin Tryon, he revitalized the Pebble Beach Concours and made it the best in the world
December 18, 2017
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The new Porsche 911 GT2 RS will be a 640-plus-hp track monster
Still no word on how limited the production will be
June 6, 2017
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The Nissan GT-R Quarter-Mile Record Is Broken, Again
Godzilla drag wars continue
September 26, 2017
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The Opels Of The 24 Hours Of Lemons Race Series
Yes, plenty of Opels still race in the United States
January 19, 2018
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The OVC Shelby Mustang Gt350: A New (And Improved) Racer From The Guys Who Built The Original
The 'Original Venice Crew Shelby Mustang GT350 -- Competition Model' has an ungainly name, but it's as real as it gets
January 22, 2018
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The Race of Gentlemen: Rodders go head to head with a typhoon
First West-Coast Race of Gentlemen Finds Pismo Beach Weather Less Than Accomodating
January 4, 2017
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'The Return' is the perfect pre-race documentary for 24 Hours of Le Mans
The complete story of Ford GT's return and conquest now available on Amazon Prime Video
June 15, 2017
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The Route Is Set For The 2018 Great Race: 2,000-Plus Miles Of Classic Car Trekking
Vintage vehicles will head from Buffalo, New York, to Halifax, Nova Scotia, this summer
January 11, 2018
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The Three Most Interesting Things Brad Keselowski Said During The Media Tour
The 2012 champ is always good for candid discussions on the state of NASCAR
January 24, 2018
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These 10 (Well, 9) Cars Have The Fastest Laps Around The Nurburgring
You want a race car for the road? Here you go
September 28, 2017
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They're Gone: Liberty Media Eliminating Grid Girls In Formula 1
F1 to be about the stars, the cars, but not the grid girls
February 1, 2018
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This 2017 Indianapolis 500 sketchbook is an incredible look at the Greatest Spectacle in Racing
Illustrator Marty Davis tells the story of this year's Indy 500
June 9, 2017
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This 2018 Corvette ZR1 'Ring video leaves little doubt there's a supercharger
You Can Camouflage A Corvette, But You Can't Mask Supercharger Whine
August 17, 2017
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This Is A Proper Lap Around The Nurburgring
Wrestling a '60s-era Trans Am car around the 'Ring is a must-see
October 12, 2017
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This Is What Driving 284 MPH In A Koenigsegg Looks Like
The surprisingly calm Koenigsegg test driver keeps the rubber side down
December 8, 2017
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Time-lapse: This Nissan GT-R goes from wrecked to race-ready in 12 hours
After wrecking at SPA, this GT-R needed to get back on track
August 1, 2017
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Toy Time: Slot Mods Discovers Its Racing Niche In Creating High-End Fun
Here's where all your slot car fantasies can come true...for a price
December 18, 2017
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Toyota Land Speed Cruiser hits 230 MPH
Custom Land Cruiser breaks record for world's fastest SUV
May 5, 2017
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Toyota Supra Might Be Sold Under Gazoo Racing Banner In 2019
Hybrid range topper, six and four expected
November 6, 2017
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Toyota Will Remain in FIA World Endurance Championship
Commits to 2018-2019 season
December 19, 2017
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Toyota's Future Has A Lot Of Trucks In It
Q&A with Toyota's Ed Laukes shows the company will follow the market into pickups and SUVs
October 3, 2017
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Two Cavalcades celebrate Ferraris old and new in Italy
The Ferrari Cavalcade and the Cavalcade Classiche bring the best of both eras to the roads of Bella Italia
June 28, 2017
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Two days in the dirt with Baja 1000 champ Rob MacCachren
The reigning champion of the Baja 1000 three times over and Winningest off-road racer in history gives me a lift
July 4, 2017
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Misc. - U

Universal Aerokit Unveiling Kicks Off 'Future' Of Verizon Indycar Series
The legendary Mario Andretti says this is what an Indy car should look like
January 16, 2018
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Updated Nascar Cup Playoff Standings After Dover
Round of 12 determined
September 29, 2017
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VARA Racing
Where the Cars are the Stars!
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Video: Budweiser Unveils Special Tribute Video For Retiring Nascar Star Dale Earnhardt JR.
Earnhardt will make his final Cup Series start on Sunday at Homestead-Miami Speedway
November 14, 2017
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Video: First Look At Nascar's New Hawk-Eye Inspection System
This will replace the laser inspection system from the 2017 season
February 2, 2018
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Video: Ryan Newman, Jeff Gordon Face Off On Pit Road At Dover After Nascar Race
Newman eliminated from NASCAR Playoffs
September 29, 2017
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VW's new B-cycle engine debuts in the 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan
Powering Up, Over And Through Preconceived Notions
June 2, 2017
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Watch a Record-Setting Ford GT Hit 292.9 MPH in the Standing Mile
BADDGT continues to break records
October 26, 2017
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Watch an SCG003C race car fly around the Nurburgring in 6:33
The car had 500 HP and weighed about 3,000 pounds for its fast qualifying lap
June 12, 2017
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Watch Ken Block And His 1,400-HP Hoonicorn Mustang Conquer Pikes Peak In 'Climbkhana'
Block's Mustang is now force-fed by a pair of turbochargers and drifts up the legendary hill
September 25, 2017
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Watch 'Le Mans: Racing is Everything' on Amazon Prime Video
New docuseries highlights 'the Mount Everest of Motorsports'
June 13, 2017
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Watch McLaren's stumble into the 2017 F1 season in new Amazon show
It's like an automotive version of The Office, but for McLaren, worse.
February 9, 2018
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Watch out TTers, the Isle of Man PD just got a BAC Mono
Just kidding, it's for PR purposes, but it's still awesome
May 29, 2017
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Watch Roborace's self-driving race car hustle around the track
This is the first in-car video showcasing the DevBot's capabilities at near-race pace.
June 22, 2017
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Watch Subaru's STI race car pick up a Nürburgring lap record
Running the 'Ring in under 7 minutes is no joke.
August 4, 2017
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Watch the Bugatti Chiron blow the doors off an ordinary autobahn commuter
Buh-Bye, Adios, auf wiedersehen and au revoir
June 7, 2017
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Watch the McLaren F1 hit its 240-mph top speed on the 25th anniversary
Andy Wallace Provides the Record Run at the Ehra-Lessien Proving Ground In Germany
January 27, 2017
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Watch This Amazing HD Footage From The 1962 Monaco Grand Prix
'Mediterranean Holiday' documentary drops in on some great racing action
January 19, 2018
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Watch this rotary-powered Fiat chase down a V8 Supercar
Just keep racing, just keep racing
May 30, 2017
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Watch: Subaru's Nurburgring record rainout
Subaru Prepped Its Isle Of Man Record Car For The 'ring And Mother Nature Got In The Way
June 2, 2017
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Watch: Ryan Tuerck Stuffs Toyota 'GT4586' Into A Mountain
Then rebuilds on spot, continues drifting
September 14, 2017
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We drift and slide in the BMW M5 at CES 2018
And capture it all in 360-degree video with GoPro's fusion camera.
January 9, 2018
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We hit the dragstrip in an Acura NSX
Launch control, 3 electric motors and processor power that rivals norad, yet the soul of the purebred original remains
June 6, 2017
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What will the 2018 Dodge SRT Demon beat in a drag race?
Cars costing 10 times as much, that's what
May 25, 2017
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What's a Panoz? More than just an electric race car
if you're unfamiliar with the name, it touches race cars, road cars and all points in between
June 16, 2017
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Who wins at VIR: 1987 Porsche 944 Turbo or 2017 Macan GTS?
Racer David Donohue is at the helm of two very different Porsches
July 25, 2017
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Who wins: Fast car, slow driver or slow car, fast driver?
Mitsubishi Mirage versus CLA45 AMG with two drivers of different skills
June 16, 2017
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Why Formula E Is the Auto Racing Series of the Future
New York City celebrated its first professional auto race when the Formula E electric-car race series came here for a pair of street races Saturday and Sunday. The open-cockpit cars run solely on electric motors and lithium-ion battery packs.
July 18, 2017
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Why vintage racing is the best kind of racing
Slower To Go, Harder To Stop, More Fun To Watch
July 19, 2017
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Winning: Mazda's New Partnership with Joest Racing Ready for Battle with Penske, Acura
Some of sports-car racing's biggest names are coming back to the U.S. circuit in 2018
July 19, 2017
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On this Day

November 17
1968: Richard Petty snags the lead from David Pearson with 21 laps remaining to win the Georgia 500 at Middle Georgia Raceway's half-mile asphalt track in Macon. Petty dominated by leading 362 of 500 laps, but finished just five seconds ahead of Pearson's pole-starting Holman-Moody Ford. James Hylton finished third, 10 laps behind the lead pair.
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November 16
1952: Donald Thomas, brother to NASCAR Hall of Fame inductee Herb Thomas, drives a Fabulous Hudson Hornet to his only victory in NASCAR's premier series at Lakewood Speedway in Atlanta. Donald Thomas led nine of the 100 laps, taking command after his brother retired with a broken axle while leading with 14 laps left. the victory made Thomas the youngest winner in NASCAR's top series at 20 years, 4 months, 5 days. the record stood until 2005, when Kyle Busch bettered the mark by three days with his first Sprint Cup victory at Auto Club Speedway. the youth mark is currently held by Joey Logano, who was 19 years, 1 month, 4 days old when he broke through at new Hampshire Motor Speedway.
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November 13
1955: Pole-starter Tim Flock fends off hard-charging Curtis Turner to win at Hickory (N.C.) Speedway's .4-mile dirt track, marking his 36th victory in NASCAR's top division.
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November 11
2006: Matt Kenseth wins the Arizona Travel 200 at Phoenix for his 20th career Nationwide Series victory. Kevin Harvick finishes second by .337 seconds, and Denny Hamlin is third. Kenseth won his only Nationwide start this year to give him 26 wins, seventh on the all-time list.
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November 11
1962: Richard Petty leads 158 of 200 laps to prevail in the only race for NASCAR's top series at Golden Gate Speedway's .3-mile paved track in Tampa, Fla. Petty finished just a car-length ahead of Jim Paschal in a 1-2 sweep by Petty Enterprises Plymouths.
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November 2
1975: Richard Petty laps the field in scoring a dominant Volunteer 500 triumph in the latest date a Bristol Motor Speedway race has fallen on the calendar. Petty led 218 of the 500 laps, finishing a lap ahead of runner-up Lennie Pond. Darrell Waltrip took third, two laps back at the finish.
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November 1
1953: Buck Baker surges to victory in the season finale at Lakewood Speedway outside of Atlanta as Herb Thomas drives home 14th to become the first two-time NASCAR Grand National series champion -- now known as the Sprint Cup Series. Baker led 22 of the 100 laps at the mile-long dirt track, edging runner-up Fonty Flock and third-place Lee Petty.
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October 31
1957: Joe Weatherly storms to victory on Columbia Speedway's half-mile dirt track in South Carolina, but Bob Welborn's fourth-place finish is enough to clinch the second of three championships in the NASCAR Convertible Series.
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October 25
Jack Smith roars from the middle of the pack on Concord Speedway's half-mile dirt track in North Carolina to win the Lee Kirby 300, the season finale for NASCAR's top series. Smith, who took the green flag in 18th in a draw for starting position, took the lead when Cotton Owens was sidelined by mechanical failure in the 90th lap and led the rest of the 300-lap main event. Lee Petty took second place, one lap down, while Buck Baker placed third, seven laps off the pace.
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October 24
Richard Petty turns in a dominant second half to roll to victory in the American 500, leading 193 of the 492 laps at North Carolina Motor Speedway in Rockingham. Petty, who led all but 10 of the final 164 laps, finished more than a lap ahead of runner-up Lennie Pond. Darrell Waltrip -- the Hall of Famer who famously finished second to Pond in the 1973 NASCAR Rookie of the Year vote -- came in third, three laps down.
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October 20
1963: Richard Petty works his way up from fourth starting position to land a convincing victory in the South Boston 400 at South Boston Speedway in Virginia, marking a rare win for Petty in a car without his iconic No. 43. Petty led the last 287 of 400 laps in his No. 41 Petty Enterprises Plymouth, besting runner-up David Pearson by three laps at the end.
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October 18
Morgan Shepherd posts a dominant NASCAR Nationwide Series win, leading 144 of 197 laps in the Sandhills 200 at North Carolina Motor Speedway in Rockingham. Shepherd, who scored three other Nationwide wins in the season, wound up 1.02 seconds ahead of pole-starter Davey Allison, who paced 31 laps in a runner-up finish. Dale Jarrett took third with Larry Pearson fourth as the final cars on the lead lap.
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October 17
Richard Petty takes advantage of Bobby Allison's misfortune to prevail in the Delaware 500 at Dover International Speedway. It was the 18th of 21 victories for Petty that season, which ended in his seventh and final championship in NASCAR's top series.
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October 4
1953: Herb Thomas dominates from the pole position, leading all 200 laps in a Fabulous Hudson Hornet at Wilson (N.C.) Speedway's half-mile dirt track. for Thomas, a 2013 NASCAR Hall of Fame inductee, it was the last of 12 victories in the 1953 season, which ended with his second championship in NASCAR's top series. speedy Thompson finished second in an Oldsmobile with Fonty Flock, who started second, taking third in another Hudson.
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September 24
2000: After starting 27th, Tony Stewart seals a season sweep at Dover International Speedway, running away to victory in the MBNA 400. Stewart led 163 laps in his seventh career win in NASCAR's premier series, beating runner-up Johnny Benson by 6.752 seconds. Ricky Rudd finished third, with Steve Park and Bobby Labonte completing the top five. the race at the Monster Mile also marked the first Cup start for Kurt Busch, who started 10th and finished 18th for car owner Jack Roush.
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Today in History July 31
1977: Benny Parsons holds off Richard Petty by .45 seconds to win the Coca-Cola 500 at Pocono Raceway, his seventh career victory in NASCAR's top series. Parsons started fourth and led 118 of the 200 laps. Petty's runner-up finish moved him past Cale Yarborough into the points lead. Yarborough wound up sixth. Pole-sitter Darrell Waltrip was third.
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