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Acura ARX-05 DPi Officially Unveiled

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Prior to its public debut at The Quail, A Motorsports Gathering, the new Acura ARX-05 DPi race car stops by the internet to show off its cool new looks. The machine is a Daytona Prototype International (DPi) to be fielded by Team Penske in the 2018 IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.  


Published on Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 5:18 by
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Official: 2018 Camaro ZL1 NASCAR Cup Race Car

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It would have been a shame if a car as potent and as capable as the 2018 Camaro ZL1 didn’t have some sort of motorsport career. But that’s a problem you no longer have to worry about because Chevy has just announced the ZL1 NASCAR Cup Race Car, set to make its competition debut next February during Daytona […]


Published on Friday, August 11, 2017 at 7:15 by
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Acura ARX-05 Prototype Set for Quail Debut

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Acura expands its motorsport activities further by returning to prototype racing with a new sports car to be introduced at The Quail, A Motorsports Gathering later this month. The 2018 Acura ARX-05 Prototype race car will be fielded next season by Team Penske in IMSA WeatherTech SportsCar Championship.


Published on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at 15:21 by
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Hyundai i30 N TCR Customer Racing Car

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This past weekend during the ADAC TCR Germany Hyundai had brought along the new i30 N TCR, a customer race car, a new competition model from Hyundai Motorsport Customer Racing division, which attracted a lot of attention. The race car is based on the i30 N hot hatch which is already being praised as hit. 


Published on Monday, August 7, 2017 at 13:59 by
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Official: Mercedes-AMG GT4 Customer Racing Car

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They may have become businessmen in recent years, the masters of the luxury segment and the makers of some of the most lavishly equipped super saloons, but AMG engineers are still racing guys at heart. That’s why they just went ahead and made a new customer racing car in form of Mercedes-AMG GT4, even though no […]


Published on Thursday, August 3, 2017 at 6:15 by
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Alpine A110 Cup Race Car Officially Announced

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While we are waiting with bated breath for the release of the new Alpine sports car, the French company revealed they are making a racing version of the car and it’s going to be ready for competition this fall. The Alpine A110 Cup race car will get its own dedicated Alpine European Cup series in 2018.


Published on Saturday, July 29, 2017 at 5:20 by
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Honda/Acura NSX GT3 Race Car Now on Sale

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Honda/Acura announced the highly anticipated 2018 NSX GT3 customer race car is now available to order by qualified customers for the 2018 Motorsport season. Sold through JAS Motorsport in Europe, HPD in North America and by Mugen in Japan at a base price of €465,000, the GT3 may not be the best car on the grid next year, […]


Published on Friday, July 28, 2017 at 6:42 by
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Rosemary Smith, 79, Test Drives Renault Formula One Car!

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If you count yourself as a car guy and a driving guru prepare to be greatly humbled. This is Rosemary Smith, a sweet old lady of 79, and she’s just become the oldest person to successfully drive an 800bhp Renault Formula One car.


Published on Thursday, July 13, 2017 at 11:12 by
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Official: Peugeot 3008DKR Maxi

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It is always hard to follow a successful act with something that is even better and more impressive, but with the new Peugeot 3008DKR Maxi rally car Peugeot Sport seems to have pulled it off. The competition machine is a racing version of the 3008 SUV and a heir to two consecutive Dakar Rally victories. 


Published on Thursday, June 29, 2017 at 8:41 by
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Porsche Victorious at 2017 Le Mans 24h

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It’s always been like this with motorsport. One team gets on a roll and they keep winning and winning and winning. So after years of witnessing Audi dominating the LMP1 class at Le Mans 24 hours we are now in a new Porsche era where the 919 Hybrid is the king. The car just snatched […]


Published on Monday, June 19, 2017 at 6:45 by
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Official: BMW M4 GT4 Race Car

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Over the past few months BMW Motorsport engineers have been silently developing a cool new toy, and now at the Nurburgring 24h race they get to show off the fruit of their efforts. It’s called the BMW M4 GT4 and it’s a customer racing car that can be obtained for 169,000 Euros (plus VAT).


Published on Thursday, May 25, 2017 at 2:26 by
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Corvette Grand Sport Is 2017 Indianapolis 500 Pace Car

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For the 14th time in the history of the sport a Chevrolet Corvette earns the honor of pacing the prestigious Indianapolis 500. This time it’s a 2017 Corvette Grand Sport tapped to to do the honors, and it’s been given a cool new dress for the job. 


Published on Saturday, May 6, 2017 at 8:35 by
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Renault RS 2027 Vision Concept

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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 […]


Published on Wednesday, April 19, 2017 at 7:49 by
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Official: 2017 Porsche 919 Hybrid LMP1

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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. 


Published on Monday, April 3, 2017 at 6:28 by
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Official: 2017 Peugeot 208 WRX

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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 […]


Published on Thursday, March 30, 2017 at 11:12 by
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