Motorsport

Video: Tom Cruise loops Red Bull F1 car and helicopter at Willow Springs

Aug 29, 2011

Tom Cruise was recently given the opportunity to take a Red Bull F1 car out for a spin on California’s Willow Springs race track. David Coulthard gave Cruise the rundown and after a matter of...

Video: David Coulthard in Red Bull F1 car doing max doughies in the dirt

Aug 25, 2011

Ever wanted to take an F1 car rallying? Perhaps not, but it hasn’t stopped David Coulthard taking a Red Bull F1 car onto an unfinished Circuit of the Americas dirt track to give it a...

Aston Martin V12 GT3 race car revealed

Aug 24, 2011

Aston Martin has revealed the stunning Aston Martin V12 GT3 race car. If any track car were going to get you frothing at the mouth, this would surely be one of them? The Aston Martin...

Video: ‘Monster’ Tajima’s 2011 Pikes Peak Hill Climb run – awesome HD edit

Aug 20, 2011

GoPro camera company has released a final edit HD video of Nobuhiro ‘Monster’ Tajima’s 2011 Pikes Peak Hill Climb world record run. Images were taken from up to 10 different GoPro cameras mounted on and...

Skoda Octavia vRS Bonneville special breaks 200mph barrier at Speed Week

Aug 17, 2011

A specially prepared Skoda Octavia vRS Bonneville special has cracked the 200mph (322km/h) barrier at the current Bonneville Speed Week meet in Utah, USA. The stock 2.0-litre engine hardware was made more useful by the...

Video: Ken Block Gymkhana FOUR – The Hollywood Megamercial

Aug 17, 2011

As promised, Ken Block’s Gymkhana FOUR; The Hollywood Megamercial video is out with more hoonage than ever. Ken Block is driving his several hundred horsepower Ford Fiesta HFHV (Hybrid Function Hoon Vehicle) rally car, and...

Jeff Denmeade to race at 2012 Pikes Peak with Australian made Skelta G-Force

Aug 11, 2011

Australian race driver Jeff Denmeade has his sights set on the 2012 Pikes Peak Hill Climb and will tackle the 19.99km Race to the Clouds next year in an Australia-made Skelta G-Force. The Skelta G-Force...

Video: David Higgins’ record-breaking Mt. Washington hill climb

Aug 10, 2011

A high-definition video of David Higgins breaking the record at the Mt. Washington hill climb earlier this year has just been posted up onto YouTube. Higgins broke the record in a Subaru Impreza WRX from...

2011 Superlap Australia World Time Attack winner and results

Aug 07, 2011

Tarzan Yamada and the Cyber Mitsubishi Lancer EVO were crowned the winner of the 2011 Superlap World Time Attack Challenge at Eastern Creek Raceway yesterday. Tarzan managed a best time of 1:28.851 in the Pro...

2012 Porsche 911 GT3 Cup car announced

Aug 03, 2011

Porsche has taken the wraps off the new 2012 Porsche 911 GT3 Cup car which will be raced in various Carrera Cup-style competitions around the world. The new GT3 Cup race car gets a larger,...

Volkswagen thinking of entering F1 in 2018

Aug 01, 2011

In a recent interview with Germany’s Auto Motor und Sport magazine, Volkswagen Motorsport boss Wolfgang Duerheimer has hinted VW Group could be thinking of entering into Formula One by 2018. Recent international reports have blown...

Video: Aston Martin Zagato race car review

Jul 31, 2011

Autocar has just posted up an Aston Martin Zagato race car review onto its YouTube channel. This is the first time we’ve been given a decent interpretation of the super-exotic racer. As the video describes,...