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A Car Set To Do A Demo Run At Pikes Peak Crashed Before The Race Even Started A Car Set To Do A Demo Run At Pikes Peak Crashed Before The Race Even Started

A Jannarelly Design-1 OSC decked out in “Official Safety Car” branding was set to do a demonstration run between the motorcycle and car run groups at the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb, but it crashed Thursday afternoon, reports KOAA. The car veered off the road in nearby Colorado Springs and crashed into the…

The Pikes Peak International Hill Climb Is The No-Nonsense Racing We Deserve The Pikes Peak International Hill Climb Is The No-Nonsense Racing We Deserve

A good fictional character once said, “I just wanna go fast.” That’s a noble pursuit, yet when you delve into the world of racing, you come up against so many rules and regulations in most series prohibiting you from so much that you just want to tear your hair out. Not so much at Pikes Peak.

Here's The Crazy 2019 Jetta That Volkswagen Is Taking To The Bonneville Salt Flats Here's The Crazy 2019 Jetta That Volkswagen Is Taking To The Bonneville Salt Flats

One of the most amusing things about land speed racing is that there seems to be records for everything. Now Volkswagen wants their very own record in Bonneville’s BGC/C class, so they’re bringing a brand new 2019 Jetta to the salt flats to make that happen.

I Have A Quest I Have A Quest

Yo. I’m in the Rocky Mountains. I must find Rocky Mountain oysters.

This All-Citroën 2CV And Méhari Dirt Race Is My Everything

The Citroën 2CV and Méhari are delightfully rugged little cars, and as with all things, their redeeming qualities shine best through motorsport. Dirt-track motorsport. Behold the most delightful thing you’ll see all week.

Puffalumps (Also Cow) Puffalumps (Also Cow)

My little friends and I visited Big Bovine of the Desert.

Volkswagen I.D. R Sets Fastest Qualifying Time At Pikes Peak And It May Smash A Record Yet Volkswagen I.D. R Sets Fastest Qualifying Time At Pikes Peak And It May Smash A Record Yet

Volkswagen’s new I.D. R Pikes Peak electric car set an untouchable qualifying time of 3:16.083 today with Romain Dumas behind the wheel, the company announced today. Qualifying only uses the first 5.2-mile section of the course, yet the pace demonstrated today shows that the electric record they want to claim on race…

'No One Except Sweet Baby Jesus' Could Stop Dad From Pulling His Son Out Of A Burning Race Car

Mike Jones’ race in the NASCAR Late Model 100 ended with a big fiery crash, so his dad and Crew Chief Dean jumped to the rescue in an act of pure love, pulling Mike out of the burning race car and even going back in to turn on the car’s fire suppression system. Ladies and gentlemen, meet the all-time one true NASCAR…

Roads Are For Boats, Too

The mere boundaries of water shall not deter the wild Canadian boating hoser from exploring new ground. Hinder him not with your puny forest service roads! Our intrepid hoser will find a way, eh.

John Cena Settles Lawsuit With Ford Over Selling His Ford GT John Cena Settles Lawsuit With Ford Over Selling His Ford GT

Professional wrestler and former Ford GT owner John Cena has settled the lawsuit with Ford over the sale of his Ford GT. Cena was contractually obligated to keep the limited-run supercar for 24 months, but sold his anyway. Now he is settling that lawsuit with Ford for an undisclosed amount, which Ford will donate to…

I Certainly Didn't Expect This Vintage Work Truck To Fly This Well

The video was just titled “Rally Truck Jump.” All of those things are relevant to my interests. I’ll click. I’ll watch. Even if it’s a garbage vertical video, I’m there, dude. I’ll watch all the sweet jumps. But I certainly didn’t expect to see a vintage work truck pretending to be Colin McRae’s Subaru here. Send it!

Brace Yourselves Because Alonso Is Going Back To Indy And Alonsomania Is Just Getting Started Brace Yourselves Because Alonso Is Going Back To Indy And Alonsomania Is Just Getting Started

Motorsport renaissance man and two-time Formula One world champ Fernando Alonso was part of the winning No. 8 Toyota TS050 team that finally—after years of almost winning and absolute heartbreak—won Le Mans. Now that he’s got two of the three wins for the Triple Crown of Motorsport, it’s obvious where he’s heading…

Drake — 'Nice For What' Drake — 'Nice For What'

Traffic sucks, so why not start your morning off with some music? You provide the toast and we’ll provide the jams.

The Best Looking 911 Won The 24 Hours Of Le Mans As Porsche Owns Both GT Classes The Best Looking 911 Won The 24 Hours Of Le Mans As Porsche Owns Both GT Classes

Porsche celebrated its 70th anniversary this year with utter domination of both GT classes at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Porsche’s beloved “pink pig” livery finally redeemed itself with a commanding win of LMGTE Pro, and that’s on top of the No. 77 Dempsey-Proton Racing Porsche 911 RSR winning the LMGTE Am class.

Second Place Toyota Slows Suddenly In Last Two Hours Of Le Mans But It Just Missed A Fuel Stop

With a little over an hour and a half to go, the No. 7 Toyota TS050 slowed abruptly from second place. Sure, 13 laps separated it from the next car given that the Toyotas are that much quicker than the privateer LMP1 teams, but you have to finish the race to be classified—as Toyota knows painfully after their leading…

Loose Drain Cover Pauses The 24 Hours Of Le Mans To Put The Track Back Together Loose Drain Cover Pauses The 24 Hours Of Le Mans To Put The Track Back Together

Tired yet? The road used for the 24 Hours of Le Mans just gave everybody a good chance to make another pot of coffee because it’s kind of falling apart. A drain cover came loose, so cars circulated behind a safety car Sunday morning while race personnel tack the cover down more securely.

Ping-Pong Action Takes Out One Of The New BMW M8 GTEs During A Crashy Morning At Le Mans

It’s early in the morning at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, and in case you didn’t pick it up from the cutaways to sleeping crew members, folks are clearly a bit tired. This morning started off with a few major crashes ‘n’ bashes. One of the unlucky cars that had to retire was one of the brand new BMW M8 GTEs as it was on…

How To Make A Toyota GT86 Race Car Fast, Reliable, And Not Need A Turbo How To Make A Toyota GT86 Race Car Fast, Reliable, And Not Need A Turbo

The Toyota GT86 Cup is a brilliant race car kit which makes the best street car I’ve driven in years even more enjoyable on track. One team tweaked their GT86 Cup even further for Nürburgring domination, and it held its own against much more powerful cars at the Nürburgring 24 Hours. Bonus: they didn’t even add a…

"Hi. Beast Here." "Hi. Beast Here."

Beast wants a hug.

The Fake Sounds Produced By The Jaguar I-Pace Make Me Weep For The Future The Fake Sounds Produced By The Jaguar I-Pace Make Me Weep For The Future

There’s nothing worse than discovering that your car pumps in fake or weirdly amplified noise. Sure, I know isolation from other road sounds is a luxury, but it just sounds completely fake. Unfortunately, many electric cars have picked up this baton of sadness and ran with it, as Jaguar’s new I-Pace makes some of the…

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