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formula lites are ready to compete in the 2015 season

Formula Lites are Ready to Compete in the 2015 Season

On November 2014, the Specialty Equipment Market Association (SEMA) showed the first line of Formula Lites Craftwood FL-15. After loads of positive feedback,  five months later, Formula Lites series deliver the 2015 models, that will compete for their races in May this year. What happened back in 2014 became a real

revolutionary subaru wrx sti rallycross car debuts in ny

Revolutionary Subaru WRX STI Rallycross Car Debuts in NY

Subaru is going to premiere its WRX STI rallycross car at the New York Auto Show tomorrow after a year of secret development. The rally team will compete with this car in the Red Bull Global and X Games Rallycross. Besides its sporting name, this vehicle is actually dubbed VT15x and is based on the popular STI. The tec

toyota racing to defend two world titles at fia world endurance championship

Toyota Racing to Defend Two World Titles at FIA World Endurance Championship

As you know, Toyota became the first Japanese company to claim the WEC championship last year. The successful season witnessed the share of the first place by two high-performance drivers Sébastien Buemi and Anthony Davidson. The champion winning car, TS040 Hybrid proved to be the hero of the day: the machine, in full harmony with the drivers, has won 5 out of 8 races. The Hybrid has been modified and improved for 2015 with redesigned suspensi

mercedes-amg collaborate with mv agusta for the dtm race car

Mercedes-AMG Collaborate with MV Agusta for the DTM Race Car

Mercedes-AMG und MV Agusta has cooperated for this year’s DTM season. The result is this special C63 Coupe race car with one-off MV Agusta livery. In addition, it was also announced that the person behind the steering wheel and taming the racetrack will be Maximilian Götz, who also makes his debut at the DTM. As you can see the logo of the Italian motorcycle brand “sits” on the top of the hood and the roof of the Mercedes‑AMG DTM car. The vehi

honda fans celebrate civic type r at nürburgring [video]

Honda fans Celebrate Civic Type R at Nürburgring [VIDEO]

One of my most favorite debuts at this year’s Geneva Motor Show was the last generation Honda Civic Type R. In order to celebrate its release, the Japanese company decided to invite fans to the Nürburgring circuit. This is where the Type R has set a lap record for a front-wheel drive hot hatch. This is also where the r

camouflaged bmw race car previewed ahead of official reveal

Camouflaged BMW Race Car Previewed Ahead of Official Reveal

This year BMW is celebrating 40th Anniversary of its first US race win at the 1975 12 Hours of Sebring. This is also the number of the years in which the company has been present in North America, so we are to expect some very impressive cars coming thought 2015. The celebration will officially happen at the 20th-annua

honda launches indy car aero kit [video]

Honda Launches Indy Car Aero Kit [VIDEO]

Honda will participate in 2015 Verizon IndyCar Series with a special Indy Car that has just received a new aero kit. As the name suggests, this new addition to the vehicle is all about aerodynamic components and upgrades. It is really very impressive that the kit comprises of nearly 200 individual pieces, each of which can be fitted to the already known Honda-powered Dallara Indy car chassis. Of course, all this is done for the sake of optimum performance. Honda’s Indy car aero kit was developed with the help of

toyota 86 pro-am makes it official in the v8 supercars events

Toyota 86 Pro-Am Makes it Official in the V8 Supercars Events

2015 Toyota 86 Pro-Am is a vicious motorsport car based on the 86 coupe, which is going to compete in the famous V8 Supercars events. They are scheduled for next year and this is where the car will run as a “pro-am” driven by up to five selected people. The race vehicles will be actually based on the GT manual version of the popular coupe and will feature some key specifications. It is said that the Pro-Am cars will deliver suitability and reliab

mercedes-amg gt3 racer is fully revealed!

Mercedes-AMG GT3 Racer is Fully Revealed!

After we had a glimpse of what the Mercedes-AMG GT3 car would look like, now it is time to have a full view on it. In addition, there is some impressive data regarding its specifications. Although the famous carmaker has revealed only four pictures of the motorsports-beast we are extremely satisfied that the veil has been finally lifted. So, take a look at the gallery and tell us what you think. The 2015 motorsport season starts in March, not literally of course, but with the start of the Geneva Motor Show, and

take first look at the mercedes-amg gt3!

Take First Look at the Mercedes-AMG GT3!

Mercedes-AMG GT3 has been finally revealed! Although the company has uploaded only one image of the awaited car on its social network, we think that it is enough to soothe the emotions ahead of the “full debut”. Next to the picture, Mercedes announced that the new AMG Customer Sport race car complies with every single FIA GT3 race regulation. For the design and creation of this extreme vehicle, the technicians and designers have used the road-going AMG GT. This is the perfect basis for a superb racetrack performanc

toyota returns to fia world rally championship with yaris wrc car [video]

Toyota Returns to FIA World Rally Championship with Yaris WRC Car [VIDEO]

Toyota is returning to the FIA World Rally Championship (WRC) in 2017 with a Yaris WRC car. It was developed and built by the Toyota Motorsport (TMG) technical centre in Cologne, Germany. Over the next two years the team will make tests of the car, which will prepare it for a full return to the racing series. This announcement was made by company’s President, Akio Toyoda, at a news conference in Tokyo. The Yaris WRC also made its public debut the

nissan gt-r lm nismo is like no other le mans car [video]

Nissan GT-R LM NISMO is Like No Other Le Mans Car [VIDEO]

The first glimpse of race-ready Nissan GT-R LM NISMO happened during Super Bowl XLIX. For those who missed it below is a bunch of pictures displaying the racer as well as the commercial video which was aired last night. Last year’s Super Bowl was the most watched television programme in the US with over 110 million vie