#Motor Racing


All-new 2022 KTM RC 8C sports bike revealed

For a company that has a wide range of naked streetfighters in its portfolio, KTM's lineup of fully-faired bikes is very limited, with the range ending at RC 390. This is despite the fact that the Austrian company has an active participation in the motor racing sports. But for customers who want a taste of a high-performance KTM sports bike, the company has introduced an exclusive offering.
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Motor racing-Verstappen crash cost Red Bull $1.8 million, says Horner

LONDON (Reuters) - Max Verstappen’s British Grand Prix collision with Lewis Hamilton cost Red Bull $1.8 million with ‘massive ramifications’ for a team operating under Formula One’s budget cap, principal Christian Horner said on Friday. In a combative column on the Red Bull website, Horner revealed the championship leader’s seat...
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American Motors: one too many corporate blunders

Q: Hi Greg, I enjoy your old car articles very much in our weekly Pennysaver. I am an AMC fan and want to know the actual date when American Motors was formed, and a short history of why you feel they failed? Bob H. Owego, N.Y. A: Bob, on May...

A Modern IndyCar at Laguna Seca Makes For One of the Most Dramatic Laps in Racing

Laguna Seca was once a home track for IndyCars, but a long layoff and one year of COVID-related restrictions in California mean that open-wheel cars have raced at the track just once since 2004. With so few recent chances to see an open-wheel car at one of America's most beloved race tracks, you may have forgotten just how extreme its legendary elevation changes look at open-wheel speeds. Let Scott McLaughlin's onboard footage from a recent IndyCar test refresh your memory.
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Why consistency can't be relied upon for Formula E title success

Formula E would stand to earn a pretty penny if it had a swear jar for every time one of its 24 drivers dropped the ‘C word’. But should the paddock slogan really be ‘consistency’?. That’s what Sam Bird, Nyck de Vries, Edoardo Mortara and Robin Frijns all invariably told...

Motor racing-Right time, right place for high-flying Bird

LONDON - Sam Bird is on top of the world as he heads into two home Formula E races in London this weekend, and he intends to stay there. The 34-year-old Jaguar driver is leading the all-electric series with four races to go, making him the only Briton currently on top of any of the governing FIA's world championships.
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2021 Ford GT40 Electric by Superformance and Everrati

Everrati is to electrify yet another legend. A true Le Mans supercar from the 60s. Founded in 2019 by Justin Lunny, Everrati as a company specializes in converting iconic vintage cars into electric cars. It is riding the wave of the current EV revolution where people certainly want to go electric, but at the same time don’t want to give up on some of the most timeless shapes from Automotive history. Everrati and countless other startups are addressing this demand for Resto-modding.
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How modern challenges are confronting historic racing

Rooted in the late 1970s, the Historic Superprix has drawn competitors and spectators to Brands Hatch for more than 40 years. The Grand Prix circuit, added to the hallowed Kentish speedbowl in 1960 and playground of Jim Clark, Jack Brabham and Pedro Rodriguez, remains among the world’s most satisfying racetracks to drive.