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Mad Mike Whiddett drifts Highlands Motorsport P...

RaceSunday, November 23rd, 2014

‘Mad’ Mike Whiddett kisses the barriers as he drifts his Red Bull Mazda RX-8 around the Highlands Motorsport Park just outside Queensland, New Zealand. How close is ‘close enough’ when you’re...

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Slow-mo awesome. Bouncy bouncy Super Stadium Tr...

RaceFriday, November 21st, 2014

Leaps, bounds, bounces, slides, crashes. It’s the Super Stadium Trucks! Yaaaay! We love motorsport at crankandpiston.com. We love the challenge of the World Endurance Championship, the technical boundaries pushed by Formula...

2012 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix Yas Marina Circuit

F1 Preview. Abu Dhabi Grand Prix. 2012 – ...

RaceFriday, November 21st, 2014

Kimi Raikkonen takes his first victory for the Lotus F1 Team at the 2012 Abu Dhabi Grand Prix as future teammates – and title rivals – Lewis Hamilton and Nico Rosberg...

Tom Kristensen Audi R8 2000 24 Hours of Le Mans

2000 Le Mans. Tom Kristensen. Audi’s first

RaceThursday, November 20th, 2014

REMEMBER WHEN…? As Le Mans legend Tom Kristensen hangs up his helmet, we take a look back at that first victory for Audi – his second outright at La Sarthe –...

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Red Bull Car Park Drift. SEVEN things you may n...

RaceWednesday, November 19th, 2014

This year’s Red Bull Car Park Drift season finale returns to Dubai for the second year on the bounce, just one weekend after the Formula 1 season closing Abu Dhabi Grand...

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Awesome images from 2014 WEC Bahrain

RaceTuesday, November 18th, 2014

crankandpiston.com was on the ground in Bahrain to witness Toyota teammates Anthony Davidson and Sébastien Buemi be crowned 2014 World Endurance Champions, so we thought you might like to see our...

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VIDEO. Cadillac Racing ATS-V.R. The Build

RaceTuesday, November 18th, 2014

Cadillac ATS-V.R. racer makes its inaugural run at the Circuit of the Americas ahead of 2015 race debut. Cadillac has debuted its new ATS-V.R. racer at the Circuit of the Americas,...

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VIDEO. Peugeot 2008 DKR debuts new livery

RaceTuesday, November 18th, 2014

Peugeot 2008 DKR debuts its new Red Bull/Total livery ahead of 2015 Dakar Rally debut. Peugeot has unveiled the official livery of the 2008 DKR it will use on the upcoming...

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Kimi Raikkonen drifting a Ferrari F12berlinetta

RaceSunday, November 16th, 2014

Famously taciturn racing driver Kimi Raikkonen takes famously ludicrous Ferrari F12 sideways around Fiorano. At one end of the spectrum, Ferrari‘s ridiculously powerful F12berlinetta, 730bhp of front-engined, rear-driven lunacy. Behind the...

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Who’s who at the WEC 6 Hours of Bahrain. ...

RaceSaturday, November 15th, 2014

Know your Audi R18 e-tron quattro from your Ligier J5 with the Spotter Guide for today’s WEC Six Hours of Bahrain. Today, the World Endurance Championship visits the Middle East for...

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Abu Dhabi launch for 1050bhp, track-only LaFerr...

RaceThursday, November 13th, 2014

Because the normal LaFerrari just isn’t powerful enough, Ferrari will launch its 1050bhp LaFerrari XX at its Finali Mondiali event in Abu Dhabi next month. Ferrari‘s track-only version of the LaFerrari...

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VIDEO. 2014 Red Bull Car Park Drift Kuwait

RaceWednesday, November 12th, 2014

2014 Red Bull Car Park Drift season closes in Dubai. Time to check out the action from the previous round in Kuwait. Those of you in the mood for some sideways...