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Formula E and the progress electric cars have made  Quartz

Formula E will have a single car that can drive for the whole race for the first time.

Charleston photographer Morton B. Paine Jr. captured a world in motion  Charleston City Paper

A Photographic Artist: Morton B. Paine's Shots of Speed Mon.-Sat., 9 a.m.-5 p.m. & Sun., 12-5 p.m.. Through April 7, 2019 $12/adult, $10/youth, $5/child

Charleston City Paper
Toyota Teases Supra Super GT Concept Ahead of Tokyo Auto Salon  Automobile

The 2020 Toyota Supra will debut next month at the Detroit auto show, but before then we'll see the GR Supra Super GT race car concept in Tokyo.

‘It was a dangerous career path’: Friend recalls shooting that led to drug dealer’s death  Ledger-Enquirer

A friend remembers hanging out under a carport with James Francesconi on Aug. 15, 2017, before the marijuana dealer fatally was shot in the stomach during a ...

12 Races, Two Returning Tracks For USAC Silver Crown  SPEED SPORT

Memphis Int'l Raceway and Williams Grove Speedway return to the USAC Silver Crown schedule next year as part of the tour's largest slate since 2007.

Amazon Enters the Self-Driving Car World With an Old, Successful Strategy  Inverse

Amazon is making the development of effective self-driving cars a sport. The e-commerce giant announced Wednesday during the AWS re:Invent conference ...

Mr. Paul G. Shirley  WatertownDailyTimes.com

LOUISVILLE – Mr. Paul G. Shirley, 84, of Lincoln Drive, passed away Monday, December 10, 2018 at the Upstate University Hospital, Syracuse with his loving ...

This Is the New 2020 Toyota Supra's Front End  Automobile

The MkV 2020 Toyota Supra is one of the most highly anticipated vehicles in recent memory, and for good reason: It will resurrect an iconic nameplate dormant ...

GMS Racing expands competition to NASCAR K&N Pro Series, ARCA with Sam Mayer  NASCAR

GMS Racing officials announced today that the organization would expand competition into the NASCAR K&N Pro Series East and West, as well as ARCA ...

At Riverhead Raceway, witness racing at one of America's last amateur tracks  New York Post

20 miles from the Hamptons is one of America's last amateur race tracks -- Riverhead Raceway.

New York Post
The Father of International GT Racing Doesn't Have the Background You'd Expect  RoadandTrack.com

STÉPHANE RATEL, majority owner of the Pirelli World Challenge, saunters through a grid of sexy Acura NSXs, Bentley Continentals, Ferrari 488s, ...

Owner of Martin Truex Jr. car shrugs off missed opportunity  ESPN

Furniture Row Racing's Barney Visser said it was still easy to smile after Martin Truex Jr. finished one spot short of a second consecutive NASCAR Cup Series ...

Sophia Floersch's horrific Grand Prix crash highlights dangers of race car driving  ABC News

Sophia Floersch's race car was blazing down the Macau Grand Prix track at 170 mph on Monday when she struck another race car, went airborne and smashed ...

ABC News
10 Safety Innovations Consumer Cars Got From the Race Track  HotCars

Since the earliest days of racing, automotive manufacturers have been using the sport of auto racing to improve their products. Because they are dealing with ...

10 Hugely Interesting Vintage Racers from the 2018 Le Mans Classic  Automobile

The biennial Le Mans Classic has celebrated the rich history of the 24 Hours of Le Mans endurance race since 2002. Like the contemporary 24-hour race, the ...

Barrett-Jackson countdown: 2012 Lexus LFA Nürburgring Edition  The ClassicCars.com Journal

This low-mileage 2012 Lexus LFA, one of just 50 built with the Nürburgring Package, will be crossing the block at the 2019 Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale Auction ...

The ClassicCars.com Journal
Formula E 2018-19 season preview: From radical Gen2 car, gamification of racing strategies to additional...  Firstpost

Is 2018-19 finally going to be the year when Formula E stakes its claim as a credible and must-follow international racing series? This is the single question that ...

ON Semiconductor Ups Its Automotive Game With Mercedes F1 And FE Wins  Forbes

Analyst Patrick Moorhead weighs in on ON Semi's new deal with Mercedes.

OnePlus 6T McLaren Edition hands-on: Papaya orange highlights, Warp Charge 30, and 10GB of RAM  ZDNet

The OnePlus 6T is already one of the fastest and most capable Android phones available today. The special McLaren Edition provides more RAM, faster ...

Former major leaguers Luis Valbuena, Jose Castillo die in car crash in Venezuela  USA TODAY

Luis Valbuena, who played for the Angels in 2018, and former Pirates infielder Jose Castillo died in an automobile accident in Venezuela on Thursday.

The Best Books for Car Enthusiasts  AutoGuide.com

These automotive reads make a perfect gift for the car geek(s) on your holiday shopping list.

The 2019 Mazda Miata Is Still Writing History  RoadandTrack.com

Retracing America's most important road course in America's most raced car.

A Racing Series for Women  The New York Times

The W Series, an all-female single-seater racing championship, is an attempt to get more women behind the wheel, and eventually into Formula One.

The New York Times
WEC mandates road car basis for 2020/21 hypercars  Motorsport.com, Edition: Global

The new hypercar concept prototype rules that will come into force for the 2020/21 FIA World Endurance Championship will mandate road-based powertrains.

Motorsport.com, Edition: Global
For the ages --- Interactive kids display, antique responder vehicles among novel perks at spring Cars on Kiawah fest  Charleston Post Courier

A century-long journey through 21 dozen-plus cars, trucks and cycles — with owners from millennials to the greatest generation and thousands of spectators ...

Charleston Post Courier
Motor Racing meets Machine Learning  Gadget

The car of tomorrow, most of us imagine, is being built by the great automobile manufacturers of the world. More and more, however, we are seeing information ...

Ferrari’s Strong Car, Drivers and Tire Strategy Bring a Familiar Result  The New York Times

The team was supposed to pose a strong challenge to Mercedes, but a series of mistakes made it runner-up again.

The New York Times
History Space: Auto racing in Vermont  BurlingtonFreePress.com

When you picture Vermont, you probably imagine peace and quiet and bucolic mountain views – but the state's faster, louder side has a proud history too.

Stock car racing team makes history, starts 3 female drivers  Kansas City Star

Stock car racing team Venturini Motorsports recently made history by starting three female drivers in the same race for the first time recently at Chicagoland.

Kansas City Star
Auto racing team provides chances for women  Press Herald

NEWTON, Iowa — Venturini Motorsports, a stock-car racing team, has a decades-long tradition of hiring women. On June 29, the ARCA outfit made history ...

Press Herald
For most female racecar drivers, breaking through asphalt ceiling proves elusive  USA TODAY

Female drivers have won titles in NHRA, but success has been mostly fleeting for women in NASCAR and IndyCar, despite Danica Patrick's stardom.

NASCAR acquires the Automobile Racing Club of America (ARCA)  13abc Action News

NASCAR announced Friday the acquisition of the Automobile Racing Club of America (ARCA). ARCA is headquartered in Temperance, Mich. It also operates ...

13abc Action News
Women Struggle to Get the Right Fit in Their Racecars  The New York Times

In the lower racing series, women often find it difficult to get comfortable enough in the cars, which are built for men, to drive them properly.

The New York Times
When California ruled auto racing  California Sun

Southern California was once the throbbing heart of auto racing. In the early part of the 20th century, the big machines were raced along city streets, dirt tracks, ...

California Sun
Vermont's Passion for Auto Racing on Display in Barre  Montpelier Bridge

“I got a '69 Chevy with a 396. Fuelie heads and a Hurst on the floor.” Those lyrics by Bruce Springsteen from his song “Racing in the Street” are lost on many ...

Montpelier Bridge
Peoria car dealer Jeff Green killed in auto-racing accident in Canada  Peoria Journal Star

PEORIA — A Peoria automobile-dealership owner was killed Saturday in an accident as he competed in a car race in Canada, according to authorities.

Peoria Journal Star
New Documentary Looks At Deadly Period In Ferrari And Racing History  Forbes Now

Racing has always been dangerous but the mid-1950s were a particularly lethal period, particularly at Ferrari.

Forbes Now
Formula E Racing Takes New York, Looks to No-Car-Swap Future  ExtremeTech

The Formula E electric car race series is hot — and getting hotter. Season 4 ended in Brooklyn with competitive racing, great views of the Manhattan skyline, and ...

Report: France family exploring possible sale of NASCAR to outside group  USA TODAY

The majority owners of NASCAR, the company that operates the U.S. stock-car racing series, are exploring options that include the sale of a majority stake, ...

Meet the Man Behind the Voice of Sports Car Racing  RoadandTrack.com

Superfan, commentator, entertainment: John Hindhaugh is the force behind radio Le Mans.

Rivalries: The fuel to the fire at Bowman Gray Stadium  Winston-Salem Journal

Rivalries fuel sports. That's certainly no different in Bowman Gray Stadium racing. With the 70th season of racing starting Saturday night at Bowman Gray, here is ...

Winston-Salem Journal
Legendary car racing entrepreneur Don Panoz dies  Family Car Guide

Don Panoz, the man responsible for installing the American Le Mans Series and the visionary behind numerous road and race cars, passed away Tuesday.

Family Car Guide
Hyundai Goes “Stock Car” Racing with Bryan Herta Autosport  Motor Trend

No, this isn't a NASCAR announcement, but this year Hyundai will compete in the closest thing to the original concept of racing “stock” cars by entering the Pirelli ...

Motor Trend
$30 million motorsports complex eyed for Lee airport property  The News-Press

A New York auto dealer is in preliminary talks with Lee County to build two automobile racetracks on land at the Southwest Florida International Airport. Carmine ...

The News-Press
There's Nothing In Racing Simpler–or Harder–Than Driving a Sprint Car  RoadandTrack.com

Don't hit the wall at Ventura Raceway. Definitely, don't hit it. The wall around Turn 2 is just over waist high and about a foot thick. You do not want to hit the wall.

Racing Helmets: What You Need To Know About Brain Buckets  TURNology

When looking for racing helmets, there are a lot of options out there including a Snell SA rating, we discuss the important aspects when purchasing.

FIRST DRIVE: 2019 BMW M340i xDrive - Just Shy Of An M3  BMWBLOG

I had the chance to track a pre-production, camouflaged M340i prototype on the technical and challenging Autodromo Portimão track in Algarve, Portugal.

Can Auto Racing Survive the Future? - How Motorsports Will Re-Invent Itself for the 21st Century  RoadandTrack.com

Is traditional motorsport equipped to face the future? Here, we discuss why we're living in a golden age of sports-car racing and why motorsports in the 21st ...

The Contest That Defines a Championship in Auto Racing  The New York Times

Auto racing has a number of blue-ribbon events — the Formula One Monaco Grand Prix, the Indianapolis 500 and the Bathurst 1000 in Australia among them ...

The New York Times
Dale Earnhardt Jr. will race at least one more time, in Richmond this fall  Richmond.com

Dale Earnhardt Jr. said last fall that even though he was retiring from the Monster Energy Cup Series, he might get back behind the wheel for a future race in.

Drag racer Tanner Gray is a rising NHRA star. Is NASCAR in his future?  The Charlotte Observer

Mooresville's Tanner Gray, one of the top young drivers in the National Hot Rod Association, is headed for a championship. What are his plans after this season?

The Charlotte Observer
14 Cool BMW Race Cars from LeMay America’s Car Museum  Automobile

The most recent headlining exhibit at the LeMay America's Car Museum is called Heroes of Bavaria: 75 Years of BMW Motorsports, here are 14 of our favorites.

Bonhams To Offer Legend of American Sports Car Culture: 1959 Lister-Jaguar, Est. $2 Million - $2.6 Million  Forbes

In Scottsdale this January, Bonham's will auction the Lister-Jaguar that Team Cunningham campaigned to the Sports Car Club of America's 1959 C-Modified ...

Chase Elliott wins for 2nd time in 3 NASCAR playoff races  Greensboro News & Record

KANSAS CITY, Kan. — Chase Elliott won at Kansas Speedway on Sunday for his second victory in three races, cementing himself as a championship threat late ...

Greensboro News & Record
Tesla car-racing series gets go-ahead from Formula 1 overseer, promoter says  SiliconBeat

The prospect of an all-Tesla auto-racing series just got a lot closer to reality with approval by the group that oversees Formula 1 racing, according to a race ...

Turkish driver Ayhancan makes auto racing history  Daily Sabah

Turkish racing driver Ayhancan Güven, who is supported by Turkey's Automobile Sports Federation (TOSFED) and Spor Toto, won two titles at France's Circuit...

Daily Sabah
Here's Every Car Racing in the 2018 24 Hours of Le Mans  RoadandTrack.com

Today, the Automobile Club de l'Ouest (ACO) revealed the full 60-car entry list for the 2018 24 Hours of Le Mans. The big news? This year, both Ford and ...

At 24 Hours of Le Mans, Toyota Races Against Its Curse  The New York Times

After the recent withdrawals of Audi and Porsche from the LMP1 class of Le Mans, along with Peugeot's departure in 2012, Toyota is the only manufacturer ...

The New York Times
Krupa: IndyCar pushes changes amid tough times for motor sports  The Detroit News

Declining popularity of auto racing is forcing changes, and IndyCar speeds ahead at Detroit Grand Prix.

The Detroit News
Driver Dies In Vintage Racing Crash At Canadian Tire Motorsport Park  Jalopnik

Jeff Green, an Illinois dealership owner and former Pro Mazda Championship racer, died Saturday in a wreck at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park. Green turned 61 ...

Why Formula E Is the Auto Racing Series of the Future  ExtremeTech

BROOKLYN — New York City celebrated its first professional auto race when the Formula E electric-car race series came here for a pair of street races Saturday ...

The Top 20 Car Racing Movies of All-Time  TVOvermind

Dyed in the wool Nascar fans are thrilled when a new racing movie comes out. It's tough to decide which one is the best, because there are quite a few.

National champion auto racer  San Diego Reader

Dakota and his proud dad. Also an admirer on his tee shirt. Dakota Dickerson Racing. The guy is 21. When I was 21, I didn't yet have my first car (which would ...

San Diego Reader
Four Steps To Becoming A Fan Of Formula 1  Forbes

Formula 1 is one of the most popular and exciting sports in the world. It's well worth your time to see if it's the right sport for you. Here are the four steps to ...

Who are Fort Wayne's Favorite… auto racers? | News, Sports, Jobs  News Sentinel

Who is Fort Wayne's favorite auto racer? You get to decide by voting for one of these 10 candidates. We'll announce the results next Monday.

News Sentinel
The Automobile Club de Monaco (ACM) raises an even greater female interest in Car Racing  Hello Monaco!

The Principality of Monaco has always been closely associated with moto racing and moto vehicle innovations. An ever-lasting passion which soon became one ...

Hello Monaco!
Detroit Grand Prix gets 3-year green light on Belle Isle  The Detroit News

Detroit — The Belle Isle Advisory Committee Thursday adopted a resolution aimed at continuing the Detroit Grand Prix on the island, with some safeguards in ...

The Detroit News
UK Sports Prototype Cup to launch in 2019  Race Tech Magazine

The UK Sports Prototype Cup will launch in 2019 with a strongly promoted calendar at the most popular race circuits. The Cup has been created to provide a ...

Race Tech Magazine
Formula One Junior Series Revenue Stuck In The Slow Lane  Forbes

Formula One auto racing has revealed that its Formula 2 and GP3 junior series made just $21 million in revenue last year driven by race fees and the sale of ...

The Passion, and Sometimes Profit, of Vintage Racing  The New York Times

Amateur racers get the joy of rounding a track in a car built for speed, and can still end up with a prize investment.

The New York Times
Nascar acquires ARCA racing series  SportsPro Media

US stock-car racing series Nascar has announced it has purchased the Automobile Racing Club of America (ARCA) Racing Series. ARCA is used as a feeder ...

SportsPro Media
With Austin Hosting, Can Formula 1 Finally Woo the US?  CityLab

While F1 wants to woo the U.S, Austin wants to win the rest of the world with this weekend's Grand Prix.

End of an era: After 50 years of racing, Rocky Mountain Raceways grabs the checkered flag  KSL.com

Rocky Mountain Raceways has been a fixture in Utah's auto racing scene for 50 years. It will close after one last day of racing Saturday, leaving a hole in Utah's ...

Our Pro Racer Tests the Jaguar I-Pace eTrophy Race Car  Automobile

I thoroughly enjoyed my laps in Jaguar's I-Pace eTrophy race car. I'm looking forward to the first race, and my hat's off to Jaguar for daring to try.

Fernando Alonso Takes Another Shot at a Motorsport Triple Crown  The New York Times

Alonso joins a long line of drivers who have made the attempt over the years. Only Graham Hill has succeeded.

The New York Times
Formula E racing series paves the way to a battery-powered future  The Seattle Times

The racing series is the place for electric-vehicle makers to test out new ways of addressing the unique challenges of battery-powered transportation: range, ...

The Seattle Times
Ford will race muscle car Mustang in NASCAR's top series next year  Baltimore Sun

Ford will celebrate its iconic muscle car next year when it races the Mustang in NASCAR's top Cup Series. The Mustang has raced in the second-tier Xfinity ...

Baltimore Sun
Why Is The Checkered Flag Used At The End Of Races? Here Are The Best Theories  Simplemost

The checkered flag waved at the end of an auto race is as iconic as many national flags. But trying to figure out how that black-and-white flag came to be used as ...

How Panoz transformed sportscar racing  Motorsport.com, Edition: Global

Don Panoz, who died this week, arrived in motorsport with an apparently crazy GT car and ended up transforming sportscar racing and setting the template for its ...

Motorsport.com, Edition: Global
Mari Hulman George, Indy's quiet pioneer, dies at 83  Yahoo Sports

Mari Hulman George, the ''quiet pioneer'' of auto racing who was instrumental in the expansion of Indianapolis Motor Speedway and became known to millions ...

Yahoo Sports
Old Lafayette: Racing followed car to the city  Journal & Courier

With the car now commonplace in early 20th Century Lafayette, racing grew in popularity.

Journal & Courier
Auto racing: NYS Fair's most dangerous tradition (vintage photos)  Syracuse.com

Drivers and spectators alike were killed or injured during the races at the NYS Fair.

NASCAR: Ryan Blaney survives ‘Big One’ to win crazy inaugural Charlotte Roval race  The News & Observer

Surviving a crazy finish and a last-lap crash involving leader Martin Truex Jr. and Jimmie Johnson, Ryan Blaney wins the inaugural NASCAR Charlotte Roval ...

The News & Observer
The Legend of Valentino Rossi is Still Going Strong at 39  Automobile

The real king is a man known best for his exploits on two wheels rather than four, a motorcycle racer named Valentino Rossi.

Inside The Legal Battle That Could Force Formula E To Change Its Name  Forbes

A court case which is currently underway in Europe could force Formula E to pull the plug on its own name after it came to light that a British rival had registered ...

The Rich History of the Rallye des Princesses  The New York Times

The motorsport event for women in France and Spain is meant to combine the elegance, conviviality and competition of female drivers of the past.

The New York Times
Racing Series Helps Show the Way to a Battery-Powered Future  The New York Times

Formula E, which will finish its season in Brooklyn this month, is a laboratory for automakers to work on problems like range, charging time and excess heat.

The New York Times
Denise McCluggage: Life of female race car driver, journalist  Sports Illustrated

She raced cars when few women dared. But more than trophies or prize money, it was the zen of driving that pulled her in. This is the story of Denise ...

Sports Illustrated
Everything You Need to Know About Daytona and Its Awesome Female Race Car Drivers  Organic Authority

The biggest racing event of the year starts this Saturday - can you keep up? Here is all you need to know about Daytona, and the awesome female racers.

Organic Authority
Former Pro Mazda driver Green killed in CTMP vintage crash  Racer

Former Juncos Racing Pro Mazda driver Jeff Green died Saturday following an accident in a Formula 5000 vintage race at Canadian Tire Motorsport Park.

Downtown Miami could host Formula One Grand Prix for next decade under potential deal  Miami Herald

Miami is considering a 10-year deal with international auto racing giant Formula One to host a Grand Prix on the streets of downtown. If the City Commission ...

Miami Herald
Friday 5: Time for NASCAR to schedule one-day shows  Yahoo Sports

Indianapolis Motor Speedway showed NASCAR can run a Cup and Xfinity race in one day without practice or qualifying for either.

Yahoo Sports
Roger Penske's auto racing empire remains dominate  Sports Illustrated

The IndyCar season starts Sunday and another Team Penske championship is a strong possibility.

Sports Illustrated
Vintage Auto Racing Grand Prix Set For Canadian Tire Motorsport Park  Inside Track Motorsport News

BOWMANVILLE, ON – Canadian Tire Motorsport Park is planning a special treat for dads this upcoming Father's Day weekend – a chance to see beautifully ...

Inside Track Motorsport News
Logano shoves past Truex to earn shot at NASCAR championship  Greensboro News & Record

MARTINSVILLE, Va. (AP) — When the reigning series champion slipped past him with one lap to go at Martinsville Speedway, Joey Logano figured he had lost ...

Greensboro News & Record
The Fast and the Curious: Best-ever moments in Huset's Speedway history  Sioux Falls Argus Leader

Huset's Speedway was built in 1954 by farmer and Brandon business owner Til Huset, who turned his soybean field just south of Brandon into a racey 3/8-mile ...

Sioux Falls Argus Leader
GR Toyota Supra Race Car Concept is a Mean Racing Machine  Automobile

The GR Toyota Supra Race Car Concept should dispel any notion that the all-new, fifth-generation Toyota Supra was going to be some sort of half-baked take.

Bell to race for another NASCAR national championship  101 Sports

AVONDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Crashes in consecutive weeks had backed Christopher Bell into a corner that jeopardized his strong rookie season in the Xfinity.

101 Sports
ePrix: Racing for the Future - The Big Picture  Motor Trend

I started in this business as a freelance motorsport reporter, and over the years I've covered everything from club autocross to Formula 1. It's been a long time ...

Motor Trend
On This Day In EV History: Electric Car Wins U.S.’ First Auto Race  InsideEVs

Electric vehicles are winning races once again after a drought of over 100 years. Here, we look at the first contest and its winner.


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