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Michael Fassbender May Be My New Favorite Actor Because He Doesn’t Suck At Racing

Michael Fassbender already seemed like a likeable enough guy. I mean, he starred in a delightful movie about huntin’ Nazis, for Pete’s sake. But at Lone Star Le Mans last weekend, Fassbender was competing in the Ferrari Challenge support races, and surprise: he’s just getting started but already pretty decent at…Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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The Final Lone Star Le Mans Went Out With A Hell Of A Ride

With the recent massive changes for the World Endurance Championship, there will only be one stop in America for us to enjoy next year, and that will be at Sebring. Austin’s Circuit of The Americas has hosted WEC each of the past five years, and I am probably not the only person who is sad […]

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Toyota Was Prepared For The Texas Heat And Brought Their Own Pool

If you race in Texas and it’s not the dead of winter, you should probably pack a kiddie pool in with your car, spares, tools and other race weekend things. It’s always hot and muggy, and if you just drove a sweaty stint in a six-hour endurance race, why not hop in the pool afterwards […]

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If You Miss Gloriously Loud F1 Cars You Have To See A World Series Formula V8 3.5 Race

When Formula One switched to a smaller, quieter engine, many fans reacted as if they had just switched to spec Toyota Priuses. The message was loud and clear: we love noise. Fortunately, one of F1's main feeder series still brings the roar loud and clear: the World Series Formula V8 3.5. Holy crap, it is […]

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If You Miss Gloriously Loud F1 Cars You Have To See A World Series Formula V8 3.5 Race

When Formula One switched to a smaller, quieter engine, many fans reacted as if they had just switched to spec Toyota Priuses. The message was loud and clear: we love noise. Fortunately, one of F1's main feeder series still brings the roar loud and clear: the World Series Formula V8 3.5. Holy crap, it is […]

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The Porsche 919 Proves It’s The Fastest In Its Last Qualifying Run In America

If there’s one thing I’ve gathered from trying to badger various Porsche LMP1 team personnel about what they’re doing next year, it’s that all their energies are focused on going out with another championship until they figure all that out. And holy crap, they are quick. Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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We’re At Lone Star Le Mans All Weekend Hoping The Prototypes Never Leave

One of our favorite racing series on the planet—the beautifully high-tech World Endurance Championship—is about to make some big changes. Lone Star Le Mans is the last chance in America to enjoy things as they are, with Porsche and Toyota battling each other in the top LMP1 class. We’re here at Circuit of the…Read more… […]

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