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Real Working TRON Lightcycle sold at Auction

Real Working TRON Lightcycle sold at Auction

A working replica of the famous Lightcycle form the movie TRON: Legacy has smashed expectations by selling for US$77,000 as part of the record-breaking Andrews Collection auction. RM Auctions’ pre-sale guide for the chunky electric bike put the expected price at US$25,000 to $40,000, with the result proving once again that…
Ford Fiesta ST Goes Rallying

Ford Fiesta ST Goes Rallying

If you follow rally in the US you know that Andrew Comrie-Pickard won the 2wd National Championship in a Ford Fiesta ST rally car. But you probably also know that the car was far from stock. It was fitted with Reiger suspension, a Sadev Sequential gearbox, and made a lot…
Goodwood Officially Launches Festival of Speed 2015

Goodwood Officially Launches Festival of Speed 2015

Today Goodwood is delighted to officially launch the 2015 Festival of Speed – for the first time exclusively online. The 2015 Festival of Speed centres, which will be held on June 25-28 around the theme Flat-Out and Fearless: Racing on the Edge, pays tribute to the drivers and constructors throughout…
For Sale: Delica L300, 4WD Turbo Diesel

For Sale: Delica L300, 4WD Turbo Diesel

1990 Mitsubishi Delica L300 Turbo Diesel Exceed Model, High Roof with Crystal Roof! Very Rare 4 Cylinders Turbo Diesel 4WD Wagon, very good in any rough terrain road. DESCRIPTION: * 1990 Mitsubishi Delica L300 Turbo Diesel Exceed Model, High Roof with Crystal Roof! * With Extremely LOW mileage of 54,000…
BTCC on US TV

BTCC on US TV

The British Touring Car Championship is going to be on Tv in the United States! That means we can watch the first American to contest a full season of BTCC, Robb Holland, on TV at home! Keep an eye out for Rob Austin as well. Super cool guy that I raced with at the…
Porsche GT4: First Look

Porsche GT4: First Look

Is this the Porsche that finally beats the 911? People said the 928 with its V8 or the 944 Turbo would run with the 911, but they never really did. And here we are again 30 years later with the GT4. It's faster than the 911. The GT4 knocks it…
NISSAN REVEALS LE MANS CHALLENGER

NISSAN REVEALS LE MANS CHALLENGER

Nissan today declared itself ready to take on the world’s best sports car manufacturers after revealing a glimpse of its Le Mans challenger – the Nissan GT-R LM NISMO – during the commercial break for Super Bowl XLIX. Last year’s Super Bowl was the most watched television programme in US…
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.…
TOYOTA RACING HEADS TO TEXAS WITH BRITISH DRIVING DUO

TOYOTA RACING HEADS TO TEXAS WITH BRITISH DRIVING DUO

Toyota Racing will feature a British driver in both its cars for the first time this weekend as it returns after a three-month break to renew its 2014 World Endurance Championship challenge at the Circuit of the Americas in Austin, Texas. Team regular Anthony Davidson, currently leading the drivers’ championship…
The National Classic Tour 2014 Historic Car Tour

The National Classic Tour 2014 Historic Car Tour

A happy Friday to everyone and Happy Independence Day to our fans in the US!  Enjoy some photos shot recently in San Sebastien, Spain of some really cool, historic cars.  I hadn’t heard of the National Classic Tour before, a historic car tour that changes location annually, but I imagine these folks…
Subaru Motorsports App with 360 Tech

Subaru Motorsports App with 360 Tech

Subaru of America announced today the release of their new content-rich Subaru Motorsports app, which includes a motorsports industry-first 360 degree HD mobile video player. Available to iOS and Android users, the app debuts an interactive 360 degree video playback capability that provides users a virtual racing experience like none…
FORMULA E TO RACE ON STREETS OF LONG BEACH IN 2015

FORMULA E TO RACE ON STREETS OF LONG BEACH IN 2015

The FIA Formula E Championship, the world’s first fully-electric racing series, today announced that round seven of its inaugural season will be held on the iconic streets of Long Beach, California, USA. The Long Beach ePrix, as it will be titled, will take place on April 4 2015 and will…
Rossi to Drive FP1 in Canada and USA

Rossi to Drive FP1 in Canada and USA

Caterham F1 Team has confirmed that Alexander Rossi, Caterham F1 Team Reserve Driver and Caterham Racing GP2 race driver, will drive in two FP1 sessions this season at the Canadian and US Grands Prix. Rossi has been flying the US flag as one of Caterham F1 Team’s Reserve Drivers since…
2014 Sandblast Rally

2014 Sandblast Rally

Over fifty car teams and over forty motorcycle riders will be descending on Chesterfield County, South Carolina next weekend. The event, known as the Sandblast Rally, is the first event in the Atlantic Rally Cup presented by RallyPro at The FIRM. Volunteers and racers will be on site beginning Thursday.…
FORMULA 1 UNITED STATES GRAND PRIX

FORMULA 1 UNITED STATES GRAND PRIX

Austin The 2012 season saw Formula One racing return to the United States for the first time since 2007 with an all-new venue in Austin, Texas. The Circuit of The Americas (COTA) is the first purpose-built F1 facility in the US designed for any and all classes of racing and…

2012 Bathurst 1000 – Complete Race

Its hard to believe that this is the entire 1000, but here it is on YouTube for our viewing pleasure.  Of course the 2013 race is this weekend but it doesn’t look like we’ll be able to see it anywhere in the US.  So enjoy 2012! Anyone else have a…

Porsche 918 Spyder sets new Lap record at the Nurburgring

Porsche just broke the production car record at the Nurburgring in their new 918 Spyder with Porsche test Marc Lieb at the wheel. The car was fitted with Michilin Pilot Sport Cup 2 tires to break the record.  And yes technically the Radical and others can be driven on the…