Jimmie Johnson, seven-time NASCAR Cup champion, announced today via Twitter he will retire from full-time racing in the series after the 2020 season. Johnson currently drives the No. 48 Hendrick Motorsports
The Alfa Romeo 4C is a fun car, and power from its factory turbocharged inline-four is plenty for the street. But when it comes to hillclimb racing, that turbo-four just can't cut it. Marco Gramenzi knew
This article, originally published June 26th, 2019, has been updated with the tractor's new record top speed. In 2018, Top Gear's anonymous test driver, The Stig, took a modified tractor called the "Track-tor"
We're into restomods as much as the next car magazine, but we're not exactly sure what to make of this car. It's a 996-generation Porsche 911 that's had vintage 911 fascias grafted onto either end, paired
The Nissan GT-R is a solid sports car, but because its drivetrain is able to withstand massive bumps in power, it makes for a great drag racing machine as well. Modified GT-R drag cars routinely push 3000
Max Verstappen took the win at this weekend's action-packed Brazilian Grand Prix, but his victory isn't the only thing worth celebrating. His pit crew at Red Bull Racing walked away with a new record fastest
The Porsche 911 is one of the most versatile sports cars on earth. It's been raced in all sorts of different motorsports, after all. Despite being built for the road, it makes a perfectly suitable rally
Jet-powered drag cars are something else. Even the fastest versions aren't exactly up to par with the top-fuel dragsters we know and love, but they're just as exciting to witness. Take this one, for example.
Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus revealed last year it would build a modern interpretation of Steve McQueen's Baja Boot, a purpose-built off-roader designed for high-speed desert racing. The car, simply called
Peugeot is returning to the World Endurance Championship and the 24 Hours of Le Mans. The French automaker will build a hybrid-powered car to compete in the championship's newly introduced Hypercar category.
Asking a group of IndyCar team owners to agree on a single topic is usually impossible. Fueled by epic levels of self-interest, this assembly of professional contrarians would be expected to rail against
Winter is on its way, which means rallycross season is in full swing. Tons of cool cars showed up at this weekend's New England region event this weekend in Canaan, New Hampshire, but one stood out more
The idea behind the cost cap for the 2021 Formula One season is a noble one. The current F1 grid is two-tiered, with only three teams seriously competing. In fact, no team other than Mercedes, Ferrari,
This Mercedes-Benz SLK430 was built to compete in hill climbs around Europe, and packs a naturally aspirated Judd V-8 engine. It sounds more like a Formula 1 car than anything else. The engine can rev
Mercedes-AMG Petronas driver Lewis Hamilton clinched his sixth Formula 1 world title on Sunday, taking second place at the United States Grand Prix in Austin, Texas. The finish earned Hamilton enough to
Chevrolet announced Friday the Camaro ZL1 for the 2020 NASCAR Cup Series will be replaced with the Camaro ZL1 1LE body and will make its debut at the Daytona 500 in February. Chevy only supplied a rendering
Five-time Formula 1 champion Lewis Hamilton and seven-time MotoGP champion Valentino Rossi will be swapping seats on December 9, according to Motorsports.com. Above, Hamilton and Rossi together during
The V12 Vantage GT3 is one of Aston Martin's best-sounding modern race cars. Instead of trying to convince you why, just listen to this video from inside the cabin from the 24 Hours of Daytona Classic
Today, October 31st, 2019, is the twentieth anniversary of the day we lost Greg Moore. His tragic death at Fontana, aged 24, still echos with sorrow for any fan of motorsport, Canadian or not. And yet,
Jaguar built a set of four F-Type SVR race cars to GT4 specifications back in 2018. Though they've been detuned to compete, they still sound fantastic. Built to help support armed forces veterans via Games
The 2020 Alpina B7 might be the fastest new sedan you can buy, but it's got nothing on this four-door. It's a last-gen CTS-V sedan that's packing over 2000 (!) horsepower and a set of fat drag radials,
Drivers often talk about setup when it comes to their race cars, and usually, they're referring to suspension settings. Whether its spring rate, damping rate, or geometry, the suspension is one of the