Editorials & Opinions

Attending A Friend’s Funeral - Twice! The Demise Of The RIAM

Attending A Friend’s Funeral – Twice! The Demise Of The RIAM

Funny, I think if Doug had to pick, he probably would have picked different board members who wouldn’t double-cross him and wanted to fulfill his dying wishes.Read More

Dominic Dobson: Seattle's Greatest Racer

Dominic Dobson: Seattle’s Greatest Racer

Dominic Dobson's tumultuous and lengthy career saw him set records at Indianapolis, set Porsches on fire at Le Mans, and hustle Radicals up Pike's Peak!Read More

Budget Racing: Rallycrossing a 2015 WRX

Budget Racing: Rallycrossing a 2015 WRX

Lack of grip makes the dynamic experience offered by rallycross unbeatable for the money. I got a chance to test the 2015 WRX at the SCCA rallycross in Santa Rosa, California, and it did not disappoint.Read More

Passing an Opponent: Inside Line vs. Outside Line

Passing an Opponent: Inside Line vs. Outside Line

Here we discuss the strengths and weaknesses of the inside and outside lines, and what sort of etiquette helps in wheel-to-wheel dicing with a rival!Read More

Race Starts: Timing, Car Placement, Overtaking and Aggression

Race Starts: Timing, Car Placement, Overtaking and Aggression

The key to getting a race start done correctly are timing and awareness. Car positioning, clutch release, and metered aggression also make a great start.Read More

Gerhard Berger: F1's Most Dangerous Prankster

Gerhard Berger: F1’s Most Dangerous Prankster

Formula 1 is full with bores and try-hards, but Berger was different. The most skilled prankster on the gird, the tall Austrian was both feared and admired.Read More

Track Tested: 2017 Ford Focus RS and 2017 Volkswagen Golf R

Track Tested: 2017 Ford Focus RS and 2017 Volkswagen Golf R

We pilot two of the most capable hot hatches available today around one of the most iconic road courses in America to see which one sits at the top of the five-door food chain. Read More

Driven: Simoniz Lola T-160/5

Driven: Simoniz Lola T-160/5

Tom Stahler drives the iconic Carl Haas Racing/Skip Scott Lola T-160 Can-Am race car that ran the legendary series! History and speed collide in this test!Read More

Road Trippin' With Gruppe R - Adventures In The American Southwest

Road Trippin’ With Gruppe R – Adventures In The American Southwest

Project Gruppe R was conceived of to be an all around adventure driver. A car capable of carving up the asphalt and soaking up the gravel. We put it to the test in a tour of the rugged American Southwest. Read More

Getting To The Grid: Ringmaster Of Auctions, Drew Alcazar

Getting To The Grid: Ringmaster Of Auctions, Drew Alcazar

Drew Alcazar is amongst the most successful auctioneers of collectible cars in America. His success and passion for cars has even led him to historic racingRead More

Grassroots Giants: Spec Miata and Spec E30

Grassroots Giants: Spec Miata and Spec E30

Getting into racing isn't easy, but with these two cost-conscious categories, anyone bitten by the racing bug can trade paint for the cost of a used Civic.Read More

How To Convert A Ford Guy In 3.8 Seconds?

How To Convert A Ford Guy In 3.8 Seconds?

If I have to pick between domestic brands I usually lean Ford, this last driving experience has left me thinking. We compare the GT350R and Cadillac ATS-V.Read More

Video: How to Race Safely and Effectively in Close Quarters

Video: How to Race Safely and Effectively in Close Quarters

There's plenty of skill, precision, and cautiousness that comes into play when racing wheel-to-wheel. Here, we discuss the finer points of this art.Read More

Rockstar Racer Tells All - Readers: Meet Mitch Perry

Rockstar Racer Tells All – Readers: Meet Mitch Perry

Currently the lead guitarist of the band RATT, Mitch Perry has had a prolific career both as a Rock guitarist and race driver. Learn more about him here!Read More

Harnessing The Turbo On-Track

Harnessing The Turbo On-Track

With insight from top racers, the turbocharged engine's nuances are uncovered, and keys to extracting the most from the spiky power delivery are revealed.Read More

Tom's Take: Race Fans: Shame on You!

Tom’s Take: Race Fans: Shame on You!

I am glad you are a fan and like to read about it -- but get out there and experience it. While you are at it, bring a kid -- ignite their fascination and passion in something besides a smartphone.Read More

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