Archive for the ‘ Motorsport ’ Category
Car makers with a Formula One team are always trying to come up with new ideas for the sport and become a pioneer in it. So here’s Renault’s idea of a future Formula One car, presented in from Renault RS 2027 Vision Concept which, as the name suggests, is what they think F1 cars should look […]
Coming up with a replacement for a reigning champion is never easy, which is why Porsche took their sweet time developing their new LMP1 racer, the 2017 Porsche 919 Hybrid. Unveiled at Monza this past weekend, the new Le Mans contender may not be a looker but it is a thorough improvement over the previous version.
Although the new post-Bernie Formula One seems to be more exciting than before, the hottest field motorsport remains, without doubt, the Rallycross. More and more car makers are seeking presence in this hugely popular filed mainly because it helps them sell more cars as the contenders are modified versions of production models. Here’s the new 2017 […]
Since its introduction in 2014, the Mazda MX-5 Cup global racing car has been an old-fashioned, open-top competition machine reminiscent of the road racers of the 50s. But that limited the number of racing categories it could qualify for. The issue has now been resolve with the availability of a bespoke hardtop exclusively designed for the […]
The next team to unveil their new contender for the 2017 World Rally championship ahead of the start of the new season in Monte Carlo next month is Citroen. Trying to regain at least some of the glory of the Loeb era, they have put together the Citroen C3 WRC with any new and innovative […]
The moderate success of the Formula E series has given confidence to a bunch of optimistic green car enthusiast to launch another electric car racing series. It’s called the Electric GT Championship (EGT) and it will debut in 2017 for a seven-event season.
Following the huge success of the AMG GT3 both on the race track and as a business scheme, Mercedes-Benz green lighted their AMG engineers to go ahead and make a GT4 variant as well. Previewed exclusively to a select number of customers and drivers, the new Mercedes AMG GT4 will be ready for action next […]
As we get closer to the close of the 2016, more and more manufacturers haste to show us their new racing cars for the next season so as to keep us engaged in the affair throughout the holidays. One of the latest of this bunch to break cover is the Ferrari 488 Challenge which was […]
Hyundai Motorsport revealed at the Autodromo Nazionale Monza in Italy their new World Rally Championship challenger, all set to take on the rivals throughout the 2017 season. The Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC has the experience of three seasons behind it and is poised to outdo its predecessors.
It might be hard to believe for the new generation who has learned to associate the name Cadillac with the Escalade and “pimp” cars, but the American automaker has a fairly illustrious racing history. And now they want to regain the glory of the old days with this, the 2017 Cadillac DPi-V.R endurance racer which […]
Rallying has been part of MINI since the early days and the legend of Paddy Hopkirk and Monte Carlo Rally. But these guys have proven they are nothing if not flexible, meaning they are not that strict in what form of rallying they take part in. So after enjoying a good time at long-distance events such […]
It was a few weeks ago that we showed you a spy video of the new Porsche 991 RSR testing on a race track and looking insanely hot doing it. Now the company has revealed the handsome racer in full glory, and we have to say that livery kind of robs it of some of […]
Mazda is having a surprisingly rich Los Angeles Auto Show lineup this year, including the new CX-5 crossover and a new endurance prototype race car. Dubbed Mazda RT24-P, the closed-cockpit single-seater is built to Daytona Prototype international (DPi) specs for Mazda Prototype factory race team, and it competes at IMSA series and 2017 Rolex 24 […]
As if you needed another reason to follow the Japanese Super GT series next year, which will includes some seriously hot contenders from Lexus and Honda, Nissan has now revealed a new version of their player. The 2017 Nissan GT-R NISMO GT500 was unveiled at Twin Ring Motegi during the last round of the current […]
It is always good to see the Mercedes AMG GT3, the racing version of the luxury sports coupe, entering new racing series simply because it’s a good looking race car and we would like to see more of it. The latest series the GT3 is set to conquer is the International Motor Sports Association (IMSA) […]