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Watch An Indianapolis 500 Car Drive Out Of The Pits On Fire And Put It Out With Speed

The “greatest spectacle in racing” just one-upped itself in one pit stop. The No. 26 pit stall and car of Zach Veach burst into flames after a fueling mishap during today’s Indianapolis 500, but his crew yelled at him to drive off anyway. Fortunately, the wind blowing over his car put out the flames in […]

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Danica Patrick Wrecks Out Of The Indianapolis 500, Her Final Race 

When Danica Patrick lost her Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series ride at the end of the 2017 season, she said she’d compete twice more, in two of America’s biggest racing events, before retiring from the top levels of the sport in 2018—the Daytona 500 and Indianapolis 500. Both of those attempts ended in a wreck.Read […]

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You Can Live In This Scout-Based Camper, But You Can’t Drive Your House

With an International-Harvester Scout like this Winner Boats-built Camper model, you’re free to live out your hipster overlanding fantasies in something distinct and unique. If you’re the winning bidder on this Bring A Trailer auction, you can go see the world. You can live in WalMart parking lots and KOA campgrounds…Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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Daniel Ricciardo Wins Monaco Grand Prix With A Broken Car

Ricciardo has never won in Monaco, and he’s never won a race from pole position, either. That is, until today. The Australian ace absolutely dominated the streets of Monte Carlo all weekend, leading every session and every lap of the race to come across the finish line several seconds ahead of Ferrari driver Sebastian…Read more… […]

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Put These New Race-Inspired Wheels On Everything You Own

While perhaps the BBS mesh wheels were perhaps more representative of the era, the MOMO 6-spoke centerlock race wheel was perhaps a more attractive, and certainly simpler design. Inspired by this design, MOMO worked closely with Porsche guru Rod Emory to develop a road-going wheel for era-appropriate sports cars to…Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Daniel Ricciardo Set The Fastest-Ever Lap At Monaco And It Will Break Your Brain

In Formula One, Monaco is as difficult as it is beautiful. It’s hard to pass, so seeing that happen is impressive but rare. It’s the spectacle of modern F1 cars hustling through a course where they barely seem to fit at speed. That’s why Daniel Ricciardo’s pole position lap—which set a new record there—is a…Read […]

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Grab Some New Shades For Under $10 With Sunglass Warehouse’s Memorial Day Sale

Sunglass Warehouse has some of the best pricing out there, but they’ve amped it up for Memorial Day with 40% off sitewide with promo code GRILL40. A bunch of options, even polarized ones, are only about $15 before the discount, so we’re really talking about impulse pricing here.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Formula E Is Going To Saudi Arabia Which Is Both An Incredibly Bold Move And An Incredibly Bad Idea

As Formula E coalesced from vague rumors, carbon fiber mock-ups and promising press releases into an actual, real life racing series, it looked like the series of the future. Not only were they turning electric cars into something exciting, but they were paying attention to social cues, too. There were two women…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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Brooklands’ Sweetheart Was The First Female Works Driver Who Almost Nailed A Grand Prix Season

It’s 1934. The driver that has just set the fastest Women’s Outer Circuit record at Brooklands parks her car and emerges, triumphant. At only 4'10", she’s dwarfed next to her 10.5 litre V12 Delage, a vehicle that she has almost effortlessly mastered. The adoring press captures her radiant smile as she removes her…Read more… Continue […]

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This Toyota Prius Has Been Vasty Improved With An 800-Horsepower Hellcat Engine

I don’t have a problem, fundamentally, with the Prius. It does what it sets out to do, I guess. But it’s far from perfect. It can be improved. You can, for example, stuff a 800-horsepower supercharged V8 out of a Dodge Challenger Hellcat in there, making it fast enough to pretty much rip your face […]

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