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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


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


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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Mazda MX-5 Cup Finally Gets a Hardtop


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 […]

Published on Thursday, March 23, 2017 at 5:19 by
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2017 Citroen C3 WRC Goes Official

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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 […]

Published on Thursday, December 22, 2016 at 5:43 by
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Electric GT Championship on Track for 2017 Debut

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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.

Published on Saturday, December 10, 2016 at 5:55 by
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Mercedes AMG GT4 Race Car Announced

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 […]

Published on Tuesday, December 6, 2016 at 6:55 by
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Ferrari 488 Challenge Unveiled at Daytona

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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 […]

Published on Monday, December 5, 2016 at 5:50 by
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2017 Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC Unveiled

2017 Hyundai i20 Coupe WRC

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.

Published on Monday, December 5, 2016 at 5:44 by
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Cadillac DPi-V.R Set for 2017 IMSA Debut


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 […]

Published on Thursday, December 1, 2016 at 5:00 by
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MINI JCW Rally Set for Cross Country-Competition

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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 […]

Published on Thursday, November 17, 2016 at 13:04 by
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Porsche 991 RSR Officially Unveiled

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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 […]

Published on Thursday, November 17, 2016 at 5:53 by
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