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Ford Reveals 2022 Next Gen Mustang for NASCAR Cup Series

Ford Reveals 2022 Next Gen Mustang for NASCAR Cup Series
Ford has been into stock-car racing for many years, and as part of NASCAR’s Next Gen initiative, has unveiled its all-new 2022 Next Gen Mustang. The car was unveiled this week at a ceremony in Charlotte, North Carolina.
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Ford Performance Bronco 4600 Racing in the ULTRA4 Stock Class

Ford Performance Bronco 4600 Racing in the ULTRA4 Stock Class
Recently, we talked a bit about the Bronco 4400 that Ford will be racing in the unlimited class of the ULTRA4 racing series. Ford has pulled the covers off of another SUV that will run in the same series, but this time in the stock class.
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Ford Shows Off Bronco Ultra4 4400 Unlimited Class Desert Racing Trucks

Ford Shows Off Bronco Ultra4 4400 Unlimited Class Desert Racing Trucks
Ford intends to take the new Bronco racing in a big way, and the company has unveiled three Bronco 4400 series race trucks. They will compete in the King of the Hammers off-road racing event that kicked off on February 2 and running through Saturday in Johnson Valley, California.
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New Porsche 911 GT3 Cup Racing Car Offers More Power and Performance

New Porsche 911 GT3 Cup Racing Car Offers More Power and Performance
Porsche has pulled the covers off its new 911 GT3 Cup racing car. Based on the iconic sports car’s current 992 generation, the redesigned car is the first version to be based on the wider 911 Turbo body.
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Dodge Van Racing is Japan at its Best

Dodge Van Racing is Japan at its Best
Japan is home to both some very cool things, and some very weird things. One of the coolest things is a racing series that sees Japanese drivers hooning old short-wheelbase Dodge vans around a racetrack. Apparently, the sport grew out of a common practice for motorcycle racers to buy these vans and use them to haul gear and bikes to the track.
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Crash Testing Sprint Cars Includes Dropping Them from the Ceiling

Crash Testing Sprint Cars Includes Dropping Them from the Ceiling
Since crash testing of vehicles first started, the practice has saved countless lives, influencing the design and engineering of just about every aspect of modern cars, trucks, and SUVs. But cars designed for racing must handle much more extreme forces in order to protect their occupants, with reinforced roll cages, protective head restraints, and form-fitting racing seats with five- or six-point harnesses among their standard equipment.
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How the Future Might Change Motorsports

How the Future Might Change Motorsports
Much of the recent news in the auto industry has been about electrification, autonomy, technology, and the changing face of mobility. That got me wondering what all of this might mean for the future of motorsports.
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Mazda3 TCR Race Car Is Reason Enough to Bring Back MazdaSpeed

Mazda3 TCR Race Car Is Reason Enough to Bring Back MazdaSpeed
The 2019 Mazda3 hatchback is a really nifty looking car, and it offers some great driving dynamics for its class. Now, Mazda Motorsports has taken the shooting brake style of the 3 hatch and transformed it into a pro race car with gobs of style.
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Ford Fiesta R2 Rally Car Is Ready for FIA R2 Regs

Ford Fiesta R2 Rally Car Is Ready for FIA R2 Regs
M-Sport Poland has pulled the wraps off its latest rally car, the Ford Fiesta R2. The R2 in the car’s name comes from the fact that the little ride is designed to the latest FIA R2 regulations.
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Bondurant Racing School Hopes to Mount a Comeback

Bondurant Racing School Hopes to Mount a Comeback
There are lots of performance driving schools around the country, but one of the most famous is the Bondurant Racing School. Sadly, the driving school abruptly shut its doors last month after filing for Chapter 11 bankruptcy.
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Racing Drones vs. Stock Cars Should Be a Sport

Racing Drones vs. Stock Cars Should Be a Sport
Racing around in stock cars on a dirt track is a blast; so is flying a high speed drone. So why not combine the two into a single activity? That’s basically what one aerial photographer recently did, when he set off to chase dirt track racers around the track using a fast-flying racing drone.
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Porsche 911 GT2 RS Clubsport Package Cages the Beast

Porsche 911 GT2 RS Clubsport Package Cages the Beast
One of the best cars that Porsche has ever made for the street and race track is the 911 GT2 RS. The car is an absolute beast. Now, Porsche is offering up man option for the car called the Clubsport Package that ups the safety factor for owners who plan on track days.
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Lamborghini Urus ST-X Concept is a Road Racing SUV Beast

Lamborghini Urus ST-X Concept is a Road Racing SUV Beast
The thought of SUVs road racing never really crossed our minds until Bentley took its Bentayga SUV to Pikes Peak this year and set a class record up the mountain. Now, Lamborghini has an idea for an awesome looking SUV designed for racing in a single marque series that it plans to launch in 2020.
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Acura is Back on Track: Race Cars and Hill Climbs and Turbos, Oh My!

Acura is Back on Track: Race Cars and Hill Climbs and Turbos, Oh My!
I’ll be the first to admit it: I’m an Acura man. My stable currently consists of a first generation TSX Tech Package, which has made for an outstanding daily beater these past five years, and a customized 2007 RDX with close to 300-horsepower and a bevy of Stage 1 bolt-ons.
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Nürburgring Record Time Crushed by Porsche 919 Hybrid Evo

Nürburgring Record Time Crushed by Porsche 919 Hybrid Evo
Any time you can lap the Nürburgring in less than 8 minutes, it’s an accomplishment, and only recently have we seen a handful of sub-7 minute laps in cars like the Porsche 911 GT2 RS. But famed race car driver Timo Bernhard just did the unthinkable – he ran round the ‘ring in less than 6 minutes. 
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