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Convicted Payday Loan Mogul Scott Tucker Has Absolutely No Remorse

American Le Mans Series champion and Le Mans veteran Scott Tucker is now more likely to be known as payday lending scam artist and convicted felon Scott Tucker. Through nefarious means, primarily deceptive undisclosed payday loan fees, was able to amass a fortune, some of which he used to fund his Level 5 Racing…Read more… […]

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All Of The Cool Little Details On The New BMW M8 GTE That Debuted At Daytona

We’ve been yearning for a new BMW 8 Series for years, and now it’s finally here, having debuted at the 2018 24 Hours of Daytona. One of the best parts about Daytona is the ability to get up close to the different cars and look at all of the interesting parts. Read more… Continue Reading […]

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No. 5 Mustang Sampling Cadillac Wins The 24 Hours Of Daytona And Sets A New Record

While there were plenty of teams that got lots of hype for superstar drivers or new cars at the Rolex 24 this year, it was the relatively low-key No. 5 Cadillac DPi-V.R of Mustang Sampling Racing that limped it in for the overall win. They didn’t just beat their own engine overheating issues at the […]

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Orlando Bloom Can’t Handle The Power Of A Formula E Car

At the recent Marrakesh round of the Formula E championship, actor Orlando Bloom was given the opportunity to drive one of the series’ electric open-wheel cars around the course solo. Bloom celebrated his 41st birthday by suiting up and strapping in. Unfortunately for him, it ended in rather humiliating fashion. In…Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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Please Do Not Buy This $30,000 Toyota MR2

I can’t legally stop you from spending 30,000 green US dollars on this beautiful 31-year-old low-mile Toyota midship runabout, but I must implore you not to. Found on Craigslist in Indianapolis is this one-owner sports car with an incredible minimalist interior, excellent handling, and the coolest angular 80s styling…Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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This Year’s 24 Hours Of Daytona Is The Most-Attended One In Years

The 24 Hours of Daytona—IMSA’s annual season-opening festival of utter vehicular masochism and pretty lights—is more alive than ever thanks to some big names and a deep field of cars. Not only did the infield sell out entirely, but the fastest prototypes are on pace to break the record number of laps ever driven at…Read […]

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Mazda Wants To Buy Your Cherry 1995 Millenia S

Mazda has one of the most esoteric collections of cars in the basement of their Southern California facility, and they’re looking to expand that collection with perhaps the strangest car they’ve ever produced: The Mazda Millenia S. With a supercharged Miller-cycle 2.3-liter V6 engine, this large front-wheel-drive…Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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I Really Hope Fernando Alonso Isn’t Cursed But He’s Having Fun At Daytona

One of the most exciting recent developments in Formula One is the reappearance of drivers driving in other series. For some reason—an unwillingness to risk getting hurt or break their focus or whatever—that hasn’t happened much recently. But as F1's Fernando Alonso and Lance Stroll have found out at this year’s Rolex…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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Last Year’s Rolex 24 Winners Already Retired Because Their Tires Kept Failing

With around three hours and 40 minutes left in this year’s 24 Hours of Daytona race, 2017 24 Hours of Daytona winners Wayne Taylor Racing already threw in the towel, citing safety concerns with their Prototype class-spec Continental tires. Tire failures have dogged an otherwise fairly standard Rolex 24, with many…Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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This Autobianchi Bianchina Cabriolet Is Packed With Italian Charm

If you were a stylish Italian who wanted a mini-car in the 1960s, and the Fiat 500 was just too ubiquitous, you likely would have ordered up an Autobianchi Bianchina. While this car was based on the same Fiat 500 platform with the same basic 17-ish horsepower, it was somehow even cheek-pinchingly-cuter than the Fiat.…Read […]

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New Lego Speed Champions Sets Include Historic Porsches, Mustangs and Ferraris

Lego’s Speed Champions line of sets already has an impressive roster of classic and contemporary race cars like the Bugatti Chiron and the original Ford GT40. According to Lego enthusiast site The Brothers Brick, Lego has expanded their garage to include at least nine new models.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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The 24 Hours Of Daytona Started With A Car Crashing On The Formation Lap

I know we like to say that the racing year in United States starts with a bang, but we meant the figurative “bang” that is one of the world’s toughest day-long races. Not a physical bang caused by crashing out on the formation lap. No. Why?!Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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