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New Porsche 911 GT3 R

RaceSunday, May 17th, 2015

Porsche unveils brand new 911 GT3 R ahead of the 2015 Nürburgring 24 Hours. Porsche has unveiled a faster, lighter and more efficient 911 GT3 R track weapon, which is now...

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VIDEO: Loeb on the Nordschleife. Citroën Racin...

RaceFriday, May 15th, 2015

Damn, that guy can drive. Take the most successful rally driver in history, put him in a World Touring Car and throw him onto the Nürburgring Nordschleife. The result? Better driving than...

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VIDEO. Sir Stirling, Mille Miglia and the 300 S...

RaceFriday, May 15th, 2015

Sir Stirling Moss is reunited with the 1955 Mille Miglia-winning Mercedes 300 SLR ‘722’ in this unique new 360-degree film from Petrolicious. “I can’t think of any other car in the...

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Alfa Romeo 158/159 ‘Afetta’. 65 Years On

RaceThursday, May 14th, 2015

Rewind the clock 65 years and one race – the Grand Prix de Grande-Bretagne – was about to change the sporting world. Global fascination would not arise until 1976, but on...

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VIDEO. Peugeot 2008 DKR. ‘Day in the desert’

RaceTuesday, May 12th, 2015

‘A Day in the Desert’, a teaser film chronicling Peugeot’s build-up with the 2008 DKR ahead of the 2015 Dakar Rally. Those of you who watched this year’s Dakar Rally will...

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Interview. Nasser Al-Attiyah. Spirit of competi...

RaceMonday, May 11th, 2015

Having driven the MINI ALL4 Racing machine that took him to Dakar Rally victory this year, crankandpiston.com catches up with Qatari sporting legend Nasser Al-Attiyah for a chat about national rallying,...

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VIDEO. Corvette C7 Z06 vs Lamborghini Huracan

RaceMonday, May 11th, 2015

Corvette C7 Z06 from R1 Motorsport takes on Lamborghini Huracán (also from R1 Motorsport) on the strip. Question, which wins in a run to the line on the quarter mile? A...

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MINI ALL4 Racing ’15. DRIVEN

RaceTuesday, May 5th, 2015

I didn’t think driving a MINI ALL4 Racing Dakar Rally car in Dubai would be among the easiest things I did today. As it turns out, what lay in store would...

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VIDEO. Awesome noise, wing failure. Monster Taj...

RaceWednesday, April 22nd, 2015

NOISE NOISE NOISE NOISE uh-oh… In case you’ve ever wondered why hill-climb cars have massive rear wings, take a look at this video. Shot at the Race to the Sky event...

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Racing classic Porsches. Chris Harris. Goodwood

RaceFriday, April 10th, 2015

Chris races a Porsche 911 belonging to a member of boy band Take That. Time to cram some song titles into the story. The Goodwood circuit in southern England is something of...

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VIDEO. WEC 2015 kicks off

RaceThursday, April 9th, 2015

2015 World Endurance Championship action gets under way this weekend with the 6 Hours of Silverstone. But can Toyota make a winning start to its title defense? It’s been four months...

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16 McLaren F1 GTRs on track at once. Goodwood

RaceTuesday, March 31st, 2015

Some of the 1990s’ best racing cars are reunited at Goodwood circuit. There aren’t too many cars more iconic than the McLaren F1 GTR. As if the road-going F1 wasn’t special...