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Castrol EDGE Blackout: Racing into Darkness

Castrol EDGE Blackout: Racing into Darkness
A while back we told you about Blackout, a promo clip for Castrol EDGE motor oil, in which Ken Block and a team of drivers would be challenged to race in total darkness. Well, the clip just dropped, and while it wasn’t really shot in complete darkness, it’s still great fun to watch.
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Racing a Rally 911 Through Tasmania’s Suburbs

Racing a Rally 911 Through Tasmania’s Suburbs
The Australian Targa Championship is a five-day tarmac rally race that goes through the streets and along the highways of the Australian island that’s home to Tasmanian Devils and, maybe, a few Tasmanian Tigers. But it’s also one of the only rally races we know of that goes through cities and neighborhoods; past homes, driveways, trash cans, and front lawns.
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A Porsche 356 Climbs a Snowy Pikes Peak

A Porsche 356 Climbs a Snowy Pikes Peak
Jeff Zwart is a Pikes Peak legend. He’s been a rally driver for over 20 years, and has won the Pikes Peak Hill Climb – in a Porsche. In this beautifully photographed short film he collaborated on with director Will Roegge, Jeff takes us on a trip down memory lane as he drives a rear engine, rear-wheel drive 1953 Porsche 356 Pre A out on the snow-covered route.
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Subaru WRX Rally POV

Subaru WRX Rally POV
We’ve always thought of the Subaru WRX as a great car for drag racing and drifting, but it’s great for rally racing when properly outfitted. In this video from The Smoking Tire, ride along with driver John Burke and co-driver Tom Morningstar for a breakneck rally stage in a modded WRX.
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13 Year-Old Rally Driver Can Outdrive You

13 Year-Old Rally Driver Can Outdrive You
Most of us don’t even get behind the wheel of our parent’s SUV until we’re 16 or so. And when we’re 8, we’re still playing with our Hot Wheels. But in the case of one Finnish boy, he got his first real rally car at that age, and has been honing his skills for the last five years.
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Catch the Rally America Series on NBC Sports

Catch the Rally America Series on NBC Sports
NBC Sports is bringing the Rally America National Championship to television this year with full coverage of eight of the series races. The first trailer for the series sets the tone, with edge-of-your seat racing over varied terrain from across the U.S. 
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Global RallyCross 2013 Highlight Reel

Global RallyCross 2013 Highlight Reel
A thrilling highlight reel captured on GoPro cameras, showing off the chaotic and aggressive Global RallyCross series from last year. There’s just something so fun about a motorsport in which nudging each other to pass is not only acceptable, it’s encouraged.
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Ford’s Rallycross Drivers Train on a Frozen Lake

Ford’s Rallycross Drivers Train on a Frozen Lake
Ford’s rallycross team is preparing for the 2014 Red Bull Global Rallycross Championship and FIA World Rallycross Championship seasons on the frozen lakes of northern Sweden. Ford’s Olsbergs MSE drivers Andreas Bakkerud and Patrik Sandell put their tricked-out 600 horsepower, four-wheel drive Fiesta ST to the test over ice and snow and even over a couple tiny snowmen.
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Pakistan’s Cholistan Jeep Rally 2014

Pakistan’s Cholistan Jeep Rally 2014
The annual Cholistan Jeep Rally is Pakistan’s largest motoring event, with more than 100 drivers and almost 100,000 spectators taking part each year. The first Rally was held in 2005 in the 16,300 square-mile Cholistan Desert near the city of Bahawalpur.
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WRC Rally México 2014 Ride Along

WRC Rally México 2014 Ride Along
Go for a thrilling ride with Volkswagen Polo driver Andreas Mikkelsen and co-driver Mikko Markkula in this first-person footage of their dizzying, dirt- and gravel-covered rollercoaster ride through the hills of Guanajuato. Be sure to watch it in full screen HD for the maximum experience. 
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Intense Ride with Simon Pagenaud at Rally Vienna

Intense Ride with Simon Pagenaud at Rally Vienna
Simon Pagenaud may be more comfortable behind the wheel of his Indy Car, but he’s got to keep busy during the off season and he’s certainly more than capable behind the wheel of a Peugeot 207 rally car.
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Rally Driving Lessons from Colin McRae

Rally Driving Lessons from Colin McRae
Colin McRae was a legendary Scottish rally driver who was awarded the title of Britain’s first World Rally Champion in 1995 and an MBE from The Queen for his outstanding achievement who, sadly, was killed in a helicopter crash back in 2007. 
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FY Racing: Rallying with the Big Dogs

FY Racing: Rallying with the Big Dogs
Led by driver/owner Adam Yeoman, the small team at Michigan’s FY Racing are working their butts off to compete at the level of national rally drivers who usually spend millions of dollars on their cars and teams, but on a shoestring instead.
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Watch Ken Block’s Crash Footage from LSPR Rally

Watch Ken Block’s Crash Footage from LSPR Rally
Ken Block and his co-driver Alex Gelsomino had a race-ending crash in the 2013 Lake Superior Performance Rally back in October. Block has just released the incredible in-car footage of the crash along with his and Gelsomino’s explanation of what caused the crash. 
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Rally Monte Carlo 2014 in Slow-mo

Rally Monte Carlo 2014 in Slow-mo
Rally Monte Carlo 2014 was held on some snowy, wet roads late this past January. This video puts together some terrific action from the race from the Volkswagen, Hyundai Motorsport, Citroen Racing and Ford teams. There are a bunch of hairpin turns and great drifting through the snowy mountain roads, all captured in glorious slow motion.
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