Motorsports

2018 24 Hours of Le Mans Preparations

24 Hours of Le Mans: Dedication Around the Clock

Starting with the 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps in Belgium, the eight-race ‘Super Season’ now features two editions of the 24 Hours of Le Mans, with the twicearound-the-clock contest serving as the finale to the 2018 – 2019 FIA World Endurance Championship. Regarded as the ultimat...
Porsche Historic 911RSR LeMans Liveries

Two Porsche 911 RSR Compete in Historic Livery at 2018 24 Hours of LeMans

Porsche fields two special Porsche 911 RSR at this year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans: The factory-run cars with the starting numbers 91 and 92 will compete sporting the traditional Le Mans liveries of the 1970s and 1980s. The #91 contender is decked out in the iconic blue-and-white f...
2018 Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3

2018 Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3 to go on Sale for 2019 Season

Nissan Motorsport International Co., Ltd. (NISMO) is releasing its 2018 model of the NISSAN GT-R NISMO GT3, which is based on the NISSAN GT-R (R35) NISMO and conforms to FIA GT3 regulations. Build-to-order and delivery are to begin from around January 2019. NISMO launched the ...
Will Power Wins 2018 Indy 500 Chevrolet 1-2

Will Power Wins His First Indy 500 – Chevrolet Finishes 1-2

Will Power didn’t secure his first oval victory until his eighth Indy car season in 2011. His seventh win proved to be the biggest one of his career. Power led a 1-2 Chevrolet sweep of the 102nd Indianapolis 500 presented by PennGrade Motor Oil with a 3.1589-second victory ove...
GM World Exhibit Detroit Grand Prix

New GM World Display Celebrates Racing Heritage

General Motors’ motorsports heritage takes the pole position in GM World in the heart of the company’s Renaissance Center headquarters in Detroit. A dozen modern and vintage racing vehicles and pace cars from across the motorsports spectrum fill the new display, which opens th...
Ed Carpenter Wins 2018 Indy 500 Pole

Hometown Favorite Ed Carpenter Wins 2018 Indy 500 Pole

The Indianapolis Motor Speedway is like a second home to Ed Carpenter. The Verizon IndyCar Series team owner/driver, who grew up and still lives in Indianapolis, showed his lasting affinity for the cathedral of motorsports by winning the Verizon P1 Award in pole day qualifying fo...
Castrol Honda Racing NSX GT3

Castrol Honda Racing to Bring the NSX GT3 to the 24 Hours of Spa Francorcha...

Two iconic motor racing names will come together this summer as Castrol Honda Racing brings the Honda NSX GT3 to the 24 Hours of Spa Francorchamps. The NSX GT3, which builds upon Honda’s next-generation supercar and utilises the same 3.5-litre, twin-turbocharged V6 engine is a...
Volkswagen I.D. R Pikes Peak Aerodynamics

The Volkswagen I.D. R Pikes Peak Ground-Breaking Aerodynamics: How They Did...

In preparation for the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb 2018, the Volkswagen Motorsport team engineered the aerodynamics of the I.D. R Pikes Peak—the brand’s first fully-electric racing car—specifically to tackle the most famous hill climb in the world. The goal at the race, w...
San Marino Motor Classic Paul Newman Race Cars Adam Carolla

10 Paul Newman Race Cars to be Displayed at the San Marino Motor Classic

A significant bit of racing/Hollywood history is coming to the San Marino Motor Classic in Los Angeles (Sunday, June 10). Adam Carolla will display 10 Paul Newman raced cars from his collection at the eighth annual San Marino Motor Classic, a premier concours d’elegance in Los A...