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BMW Reveals All-New M8 GTE At IAA In Frankfurt

BMW Reveals All-New M8 GTE At IAA In Frankfurt

The all-new BMW M8 GTE was revealed at IAA in Frankfurt for the 2018 WEC and IMSA seasons. The 4.0 liter V8 good for 500hp is only part of the story.Read More

Tom’s Take: Bury The Crow—And Marco Andretti’s Un-Illustrious Career

Tom’s Take: Bury The Crow—And Marco Andretti’s Un-Illustrious Career

With Marco still competing, it is time to bury the crow. Even though Marco was the winner...of a "participation trophy" for perfect attendance. Woohoo. My kids don't even have perfect attendance in grade-school.Read More

Horsepower Research Upgrades Z06 With 7.7 Liters Of Fury

Horsepower Research Upgrades Z06 With 7.7 Liters Of Fury

A catastrophic failure led racer Feras Qartoumy to the doorstep of Horsepower Research, where their powerful 468 ci engine led him back to the racetrack.Read More

Driver Coaching: Pure Advantage To The Novice And Pro Alike

Driver Coaching: Pure Advantage To The Novice And Pro Alike

“With data acquisition becoming so cost effective, in combination with a high definition camera, has allowed coaching much easier. It allows the driver to really see, clearly, the places to improve” – Tom LongRead More

Legendary Ladies Meet The Fans And Tell Stories

Legendary Ladies Meet The Fans And Tell Stories

The Automobile Driving Museum (ADM) in El Segundo, California hosted the “Women in Speed” fan day, headlined by some of the fastest ladies!Read More

Video: Racer Fined For Posting Near Accident With Course Car

Video: Racer Fined For Posting Near Accident With Course Car

Watch Sophia Floersch narrowly dodge an idiotic course car during a Formula 4 practice session... and get fined €5,000 for it!Read More

Mustang GT4 Earns A Dramatic Victory At Watkins Glen

Mustang GT4 Earns A Dramatic Victory At Watkins Glen

Dean Martin and Jack Roush Jr. drove their KohR Motorsports’ Mustang GT4 racer to victory in the Continental Tire SportsCar Challenge at Watkins Glen.Read More

No Birthright to Success: Billy Johnson Races LeMans

No Birthright to Success: Billy Johnson Races LeMans

Sometimes hard work, winning races — and being in the right place at the right time — can actually play out to one’s advantage.Read More

Racing a Porsche 968 Part 5: Willow Springs and the VARA High Desert

Racing a Porsche 968 Part 5: Willow Springs and the VARA High Desert

Racing a Porsche 968 at Willow Springs! We've revived our Porsche 968, and now we bring it out to Willow Springs; Will turn 9 claim our car?Read More

Want to Get on Track? The SCCA has an Offer You Shouldn't Refuse!

Want to Get on Track? The SCCA has an Offer You Shouldn’t Refuse!

Overall, this is a really fun event and exposes enthusiasts to the viral-bug of high performance driving — a chance to really stretch the legs of your car. Read More

Getting to the Grid: Shaun Coleman — Wonderkind

Getting to the Grid: Shaun Coleman — Wonderkind

Child prodigies are far from common, but they entrance in us what the human mind is capable from an early age. While not an F1 driver, the same can be said of Shaun Coleman and his career in technology — which has aRead More

The Wild and Wonderful Bill Thomas Cheetah

The Wild and Wonderful Bill Thomas Cheetah

The #006 competition Cheetah, built in 1964 at Bill Thomas Race Cars in Anaheim, CA. Going across the block at Barrett-Jackson, but not netting it’s reserve, this Cheetah is only one of 15.Read More

Getting On Track in 2017 With The SCCA Majors Tour

Getting On Track in 2017 With The SCCA Majors Tour

The U.S. Majors Tour program was designed to offer attractive competition clusters and provide quality track time that drivers would see as a good value for the entry fee.Read More

Ford GT Conquers GTLM Class At The Rolex 24 In Daytona

Ford GT Conquers GTLM Class At The Rolex 24 In Daytona

After fighting through so many hardware struggles at last year’s Rolex 24, Ford brought to bear the same four-team army this year in Daytona as it did to win Le Mans last year. In the end, the Ford GT took the win.Read More

Driven: Racing A Porsche 944 In The Dark — And Lessons Learned

Driven: Racing A Porsche 944 In The Dark — And Lessons Learned

I was very fortunate to get an invitation from Jim Cantrell, CEO of Vector Space Systems, to test as an “alternate driver” for the Vector 25 Hours of Thunderhill team. The lessons I came away with were imprinted...Read More

Racing La Vida Loca! iTunes Inventor Bill Kincaid

Racing La Vida Loca! iTunes Inventor Bill Kincaid

One such humble and low-key engineer, who accomplished amazing feats of code, is Bill Kincaid. He may not be a household name, like his former boss, Steve Jobs, however, his manipulation of music is. Read More

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