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Top 10 Drift Cars

RaceThursday, August 27th, 2015

Following on from a video we published earlier this week showcasing some skilful sideways action, I thought I’d put together my top 10 choices for a drift car: 1. Toyota AE86 Known in Japan...

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DS announces new performance division

RaceTuesday, August 25th, 2015

Almost a year after PSA Peugeot Citroen announced the separation of DS as a standalone brand; DS Performance has been spawned. Chief executive of DS Automobiles Yves Bonnefont said: “More than...

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VIDEO. Vettel thrashes F12berlinetta on-track

RaceTuesday, August 18th, 2015

The four-time Formula 1 world champion takes a high-speed spin in Ferrari‘s 730bhp supercar around the Hungaroring Sebastian Vettel has impressed spectators once more by thrashing an F12berlinetta around the Hungaroring...

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Race-inspired BMW 3.0 CSL Hommage R unveiled

RaceMonday, August 17th, 2015

New race-inspired BMW 3.0 CSL Hommage R breaks cover at Pebble Beach And if the new Concept M4 GTS wasn’t enough for you, BMW had another surprise up it’s M-coloured sleeve...

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VIDEO. Helicopter chases drifting racecar. Yes,...

RaceMonday, August 10th, 2015

Ever seen a helicopter chasing down a drifting race car? Well, neither had we! In this video from Red Bull, the man behind the space jump world record Felix Baumgartner clearly...

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Nissan delays return to LM P1

RaceSunday, August 9th, 2015

Nissan has announced that it will delay its return to the LM P1 class of the FIA World Endurance Championship, following technical issues experienced during the Le Mans 24 Hours. Issues...

Koenigsegg One:1

“Top speed isn’t as important as handli...

RaceSunday, August 9th, 2015

Christian von Koenigsegg has spoken out in a recent interview with Top Gear, saying that top-speed is not a high priority for the manufacturer. This may sound ironic coming from the...

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Lamborghini Aventador LP750-4 Superveloce. DRIV...

RaceThursday, July 23rd, 2015

If the Lamborghini Aventador wasn’t ferocious enough, crankandpiston.com is invited to try the new ‘exceedingly fast’ LP750-4 Superveloce on-track The Lamborghini Aventador remains one of the most savage cars I’ve ever...

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2015 Historic Sports Car Club’s Superprix...

RaceTuesday, July 21st, 2015

 Another year, another selection of historic touring car, GT and single seater action tearing around Brands Hatch. Our man gets the lowdown from some of the most iconic models… Recently the...

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VIDEO: The world’s quickest Nissan GT-R. ...

RaceMonday, July 13th, 2015

Is this the world’s quickest Nissan GT-R? Spoilers: yes. This is the AMS Performance Alpha Omega – a very, very tuned Nissan R35 GT-R, and it just may be the fastest...

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VIDEO. Drivers’ eye view of a massive wre...

RaceMonday, July 13th, 2015

Luckily, no one was seriously hurt in this huge crash at the Daytona International Speedway. NASCAR is reeling from a huge crash at the Daytona International Speedway during a Sprint Cup...

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VIDEO. Onboard Jeff Zwart’s Pikes Peak 911 GT3

RaceMonday, July 6th, 2015

Climb on-board with Jeff Zwart as his Porsche 911 GT3 hits upwards of 225kph on the 2015 Pikes Peak run en-route to Time Attack category victory In amidst the headlines surrounding...