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Tesla Model S P90D Destroys Quarter Mile in 10.8 Seconds

Tesla Model S P90D Destroys Quarter Mile in 10.8 Seconds
The Tesla Model S P90D’s “Ludicrous Mode” has been around long enough that we all know the massive EV is fast. Normally the car runs somewhere in the 11-second range in the quarter mile, fast enough to get you booted from many tracks around the country if you don’t have a roll cage.
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BMW M4 GT4 is the Latest Factory Race Car

BMW M4 GT4 is the Latest Factory Race Car
If you are wealthy, and want a legit racing car straight from the factory, BMW can fix you up. The latest car in its customer racing program is this awesome M4 GT4 that will hit the track for the 2018 racing season.
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Acura NSX GT3 Looks Fantastic in Bare Carbon Fiber

Acura NSX GT3 Looks Fantastic in Bare Carbon Fiber
Acura has already shown off the NSX GT3 racecar in its white racing livery. The automaker has now released some photos of the NSX GT3 during its testing phase, and in the photos, the car is in bare carbon fiber.
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McLaren P1 LM Breaks Goodwood Hill Climb Record

McLaren P1 LM Breaks Goodwood Hill Climb Record
Each year, numerous cool and expensive cars take on the hill climb and other events at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. This time, a McLaren P1 LM turned up and proceeded to smash the record for the hill climb, claiming title as the fastest road-legal car to ever climb the hill.
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Production Tesla Model S Sets Class Record at Pikes Peak

Production Tesla Model S Sets Class Record at Pikes Peak
This past weekend, driver Blake Fuller set a new Electric Production class record at the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb in Colorado. His Tesla Model S P90D wasn’t exactly stock, but it was very close to that.
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Mark Higgins Narrates His Isle of Man TT Record Setting Lap

Mark Higgins Narrates His Isle of Man TT Record Setting Lap
By now, you know that Mark Higgins and Subaru took their new WRX STI to the Isle of Mann and dominated his own track record. A new video has surfaced from Subaru that has Higgins talking us through the entire blazing-fast lap.
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Honda Civic Type R Sets Records at Five Euro Tracks

Honda Civic Type R Sets Records at Five Euro Tracks
Honda recently unleashed the new Civic Type R on five of the most famous European racing circuits, and has walked away with what it calls “benchmark” times at all of the tracks for a front-wheel drive car.
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Ford Performance Takes us Inside Ken Block’s Focus RS RX

Ford Performance Takes us Inside Ken Block’s Focus RS RX
Ken Block is very well known driver in rallycross and other motorsports. He is perhaps best known for his often awesome Gymkhana videos, in which he tears up roads in a hopped up Ford of some sort.
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A Porsche 911 GT3 Sounds off at Targa Tasmania 2016

A Porsche 911 GT3 Sounds off at Targa Tasmania 2016
There is something to be said about racing videos of cars dominating tracks where there is no annoying music or talking over the top. All car guys and gals really want in these videos is to see the car tearing up the track and hear the beast in action.
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Targa Tasmania Driver Goes Off-Road in Lamborghini Huracan

Targa Tasmania Driver Goes Off-Road in Lamborghini Huracan
I’ve done some stupid stuff behind the wheel of a car that didn’t quite go as planned. I’ve always just laughed it off and taken the ribbings from the folks who witnessed. Driver Tony Quinn was participating in the Targa Tasmania race and took his Lamborghini Huracán into the dirt for a bit.
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Cruise Ship Gets Go Kart Race Track

Cruise Ship Gets Go Kart Race Track
Norwegian Cruise Line has been showing off its plans for a new cruise ship that will operate out of China. The ship plans to start hauling Chinese guests around in the summer of 2017. The coolest thing about the ship is also a world’s first.
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Nissan GT-R Drifts at 189 mph: El Drifto Loco

Nissan GT-R Drifts at 189 mph: El Drifto Loco
Nissan has set a new Guinness World Record for the fastest drift ever. The car that pulled off this epic drift was a heavily modified Nissan that started life as a “normal” 2016 GT-R. The car was massaged by GReddy and NISMO to make an insane 1380 hp.
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Subaru Aims for Isle of Man Record with New WRX STi Racer

Subaru Aims for Isle of Man Record with New WRX STi Racer
The Isle of Man is one of the fastest, coolest, and deadliest true road races in the world. Motorcyclists fly around closed off public roads at triple digit speeds that are so narrow they would be hard for normal drivers to navigate at low speeds.
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Roborace Series is Racing for Driverless Cars

Roborace Series is Racing for Driverless Cars
I like to think that shortly after the first two cars showed up in the same town, the first car race went down. With autonomous cars getting closer and closer to production, it’s no surprise that a racing series for autonomous cars is in the works.
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Nürburgring’s Nordschleife Speed Limits Lifted

Nürburgring’s Nordschleife Speed Limits Lifted
After an accident at the Nürburgring Nordschleife claimed the life of a spectator, speed limits were imposed on three sections of the famous racing circuit. The owners of the track have announced that those speed limits are now being lifted.
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