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Audi Widebody Racecar For Sale

Audi Widebody Racecar For Sale

Wide bodied German race cars are rare. Wide bodies Audi 4000 Quattro’s? Very rare and very cool. This one raced back in the day and now is for sale! We should point out that a friend is selling this car. We haven’t seen it. We know nothing about it other than…
Ford Gt Lemans Car SEMA Pictures!!!

Ford Gt Lemans Car SEMA Pictures!!!

While working at SEMA i had the chance to snap a couple phone pictures of the new Ford GT Lemans Car, and holy $@&* its a beast in person.  The diffuser extends far behind the rear bumper and every single curve on the car has the impression that its purpose…
Empire Hill Climb Revival

Empire Hill Climb Revival

The Empire Hill Climb Revival will be one of the highlights of this summers racing calendar – May 30th. Especially if you live in the midwest. There are longer hill climbs and more popular hill climbs, but this one is special. It’s a recreation of an old hill climb that ran…
Naca Duct Vs. Air Scoop

Naca Duct Vs. Air Scoop

Ever wondered about racecar aerodynamics but didn’t want to read some ridiculously complicated engineering book? Ever wanted to understand what a drawing like this means to a somewhat normal racer? Valentin Ivanitski puts out some cool content on his blog like this article comparing the difference between a traditional duct…
For Sale: 1950 Cooper Streamliner

For Sale: 1950 Cooper Streamliner

You don't need this. No one does. But man is it cool. They just don't make anything like this anymore. Super lightweight and powered by a Norton Motorcycle engine attached to a 4 speed, the car started life as a 1950 Cooper MKIV. So this isn't an original Cooper Streamliner.…
For Sale: Ultimate Pit Bike

For Sale: Ultimate Pit Bike

You have the racecar and the awesome trailer. You’ve bought a tow rig and you have a cool firesuit. Now what? Maybe some tunes or a grill for the paddock? Nope, YOU NEED A PIT BIKE! And not some ordinary pit bike but one that says Im on pole bitches.…
LAMBORGHINI HURACÁN LP620-2 SUPER TROFEO

LAMBORGHINI HURACÁN LP620-2 SUPER TROFEO

Automobili Lamborghini presents its new generation racecar developed by its Motorsport department: the new Huracán LP 620-2 Super Trofeo. Unveiled in a world preview a few days ago during the prestigious Monterey Car Week (California, USA), the car will debut in all three series (Europe, Asia and North America) of…
Motorsport Safety

Motorsport Safety

There was pretty serious crash this morning in Australia at Sydney Motorsports park. The driver is ok, but did suffer burns to 70% of his body according to the report on Speed Cafe. The first guys on the scene were other drivers who did their best to pull him from the…
Flame Shooting Audi at Foutecross 2014

Flame Shooting Audi at Foutecross 2014

I was racing in the Netherlands this past weekend in the Lopik500 at an event called Foutecross when I stumbled upon this cool Audi shooting flames in the parking lot. I wanted to try cooking a hot dog or marshmallows for smokes but….

No One Is Buying the Dodge Viper

Viper sales are down, future production numbers are cut, and employees are being reassigned – I read it on Jalopnik. It makes sense. Truck frames and push rod V10s are the dreams of a previous generation. We all love horsepower but where is the carbon fiber? The fancy engine? The…
E30 Pedal Set – Full Race!

E30 Pedal Set – Full Race!

The E30 is such a sweet racecar. And then you want more power, so you swap engines and now the brake booster wont fit back in. You can go manual and most people do. But there are so many options. Mod your existing pedal, add just a brake pedal setup,…
Remember the Days of Thunder?

Remember the Days of Thunder?

“What do you know about stock car racing?” “Well…I’ve watched it on television of course…ESPN, the coverage is excellent, you’d be surprised how much you can pick up.” I learned a fair amount about circle track racing over the years, but Tom Cruise was pretty much spot on in the…