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Toyota wins 2017 Rally Sweden, first WRC win since 1999

Feb 14, 2017

After setting a great pace at the opening round of the 2017 WRC at Rallye Monte Carlo, Toyota has come in for its first rally win since 1999 at the weekend’s Rally Sweden. The Toyota...

Chevrolet Camaro GT4.R sketch previews upcoming racer

Feb 10, 2017

General Motors has shown a sketch of its upcoming Camaro GT4.R racer that will be eligible to compete in the GT4 racing series as well as the IMSA GT3 Cup. Based on the newest generation...

2018 Holden Commodore V8 Supercar (Supercar) rendered

Jan 24, 2017

2018 will usher in a new era of Australian motorsport for many reasons. Our premier racing series, rebranded the Virgin Australia Supercars Championship, will switch from its previous V8-only policy to include V6 turbo engines...

Bernie Ecclestone no longer F1 CEO, following Liberty Media takeover

Jan 24, 2017

Formula One chief Bernie Ecclestone, 86, has been ousted from F1 altogether after a takeover bid from Liberty Media. The takeover bid, valued at just under AU$10 billion, has resulted in a confirmation from Liberty...

Toyota off to great start in 2017 WRC, 2nd at Rallye Monte Carlo

Jan 23, 2017

Toyota’s first outing in the World Rally Championship in 17 years has produced an impressive result, with its Yaris WRC car coming home with a second-place finish at the first rally of the year, Rallye...

Potential Kia Stinger V8 Supercar rendered

Jan 18, 2017

With rumours abound that Kia is set to challenge Holden, Ford, Volvo and Nissan in the V8 Supercars championship (now just ‘Supercars’) when the rules change to allow V6 engines next year, Nik of Digi-Kustoms...

Tesla Electric GT racer revealed, based on P100D

Jan 17, 2017

Tesla’s Electric GT entrant has been revealed, after the Silicon Valley-based manufacturer previously teased the race version of the world’s most popular electric luxury sedan. Using the Model S P100D (world’s quickest-accelerating sedan) as the...

Lotus Exige Race 380 revealed, ready for motorsport

Jan 14, 2017

Lotus has unveiled a race-only version of its Exige Sport 380 called the Exige Race 380; the most hardcore Exige to leave the Hethel production line. The headline stats are impressive to say the least,...

2017 Toyota Yaris WRC prototype looks crazy fast (video)

Dec 24, 2016

Footage has emerged of Toyota’s 2017 WRC entrant racing up a mountain road, not long after Toyota confirmed it is planning to introduce a road-going Yaris hot hatch to support the company’s return to the...

Citroen takes wraps off 2017 Citroen C3 WRC car

Dec 23, 2016

Citroen has unveiled the car it hopes will take out the 2017 World Rally Championship, with its 2017-spec C3 rally car. The car was unveiled at a special event in Abu Dhabi earlier this week;...

Tesla Model S P100D previewed for Electric GT racing

Dec 20, 2016

The Electric GT (EGT) racing series has announced it is opening up a separate division of the racing fixture that will accommodate the even more powerful Tesla Model S P100D. Back in September it was...

2017 Ford Fiesta WRC car revealed, looks menacing

Dec 12, 2016

M-Sport has lifted the veil on the vehicle it hopes will take out next year’s WRC title, the 2017-spec Ford Fiesta WRC. The Fiesta WRC is powered by a 1.6-litre EcoBoost direct injection engine, producing...

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