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NHRA Pro Stock Motorcyclist Angie Smith Breaks 200-mph Barrier

NHRA Pro Stock Motorcyclist Angie Smith Breaks 200-mph Barrier

Racer Angie Smith roared into motorsports history Saturday as the first woman to break the 200-mph barrier in NHRA's Pro Stock Motorcycle class. ... Continue reading

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV make history with electrifying podium finish in 2020 Rebelle Rally

Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV make history with electrifying podium finish in 2020 Rebelle Rally

Outlander PHEV becomes the first plug-in hybrid electric vehicle ever to complete the rugged 10-day, 2,000 km off-highway navigational event Nonprofit-based team of U.S. Army combat veterans Rachael Ridenour and Kristie Levy maintain tradition of ... Continue reading

Hot Hot Smokin' Hot WRX From The Folks That Bring You Outback

Hot Hot Smokin' Hot WRX From The Folks That Bring You Outback

Drawing on Subaru’s championship-winning rally and rallycross experience, this one-off STI throws out the rule book with the sole objective of taking Gymkhana to the next level. ... Continue reading

Sato Wins as Honda Dominates the Indianapolis 500

Sato Wins as Honda Dominates the Indianapolis 500

SPEEDWAY, Ind., Aug. 23, 2020 -- Takuma Sato passed a previously dominant Scott Dixon with just 15 laps remaining in today's Indianapolis 500, and went on to score his second win at the famed "Brickyard" in a race dominated by Honda teams and drivers. ... Continue reading

First-Ever Ford GT Heritage Edition to Celebrate Storied ’66 Daytona Win, Plus 2021 Studio Collection Graphics Package

First-Ever Ford GT Heritage Edition to Celebrate Storied ’66 Daytona Win, Plus 2021 Studio Collection Graphics Package

The Ford GT is America’s only Le Mans-winning supercar, and taking this pinnacle of Ford Performance even further for 2021, Ford is revealing two new enhancements today – the first-ever Heritage Edition inspired by the original model’s first endurance win at the 1966 Daytona 24 Hour Continental race, plus an all- ... Continue reading

70th Anniversary Grand Prix 2020 - Sunday

70th Anniversary Grand Prix 2020 - Sunday

Mercedes-AMG Petronas F1 Team sign off from Silverstone with a double-podium finish Lewis made two late passes to finish P2, with Valtteri completing the podium in P3 Lewis recorded the 155th podium finish of his career, to move equal with Michael Schumacher for the all-time podium record Lewis (107 points) leads the D ... Continue reading

Nutsons Weekly Automotive News Roundup - August 2-9, 2020

Nutsons Weekly Automotive News Roundup - August 2-9, 2020

Last week's important, controversial or pithy automotive news, opinions and insider back stories presented as expertly crafted easy to digest news nuggets. The auto market continues to recover July SAAR topping 14.5 million; Ford President Leaves Company; Cadillac's LYRIC EV revealed; Paint Color Choices; ADAS Imperfec ... Continue reading

Jere Starks Inducted Into Sonoma Raceway Wall of Fame

Jere Starks Inducted Into Sonoma Raceway Wall of Fame

Photos of Jere Starks attached. [PR_Header_Gen] Jere Starks Inducted Into Sonoma Raceway Wall of Fame SONOMA, Calif. ... Continue reading

"THE LAST OPEN ROAD" Audiobook Wins AARWBA Best Motorsports Book of 2019!

"THE LAST OPEN ROAD" Audiobook Wins AARWBA Best Motorsports Book of 2019!

The American Auto Racing Writers and Broadcasters Association have named the audiobook version of Burt Levy’s cult-classic motoring novel, The Last Open Road, as the best motorsports book of 2019. It is the first time either an audiobook or a work of fiction has won that award. ... Continue reading

Nissan e.dams wins final round of ABB Formula E Race at Home Challenge

Nissan e.dams wins final round of ABB Formula E Race at Home Challenge

Nissan e.dams driver Oliver Rowland took his second series win in the final round of the ABB Formula E Race at Home Challenge, securing him third in the drivers' championship and helping Nissan e.dams to second in the teams' championship. Rowland's dominant lights-to-flag win from pole position rounded off the eight-ra ... Continue reading

Save the date - Presentation of the 2021 Dakar

Save the date - Presentation of the 2021 Dakar

The first presentation of the 2021 Dakar in digital format. Go to www.dakar.com or www.facebook.com/dakar/ on Thursday 11 June starting at 12:30 French time You will discover an outline of the course and the new sporting features. ... Continue reading

TACH Automotive News Library Indexed By Single Topics (1993-2020)

TACH Automotive News Library Indexed By Single Topics (1993-2020)

Single Topic Automotive Content Index ... Continue reading

2020 HENNESSEY CORVETTE TESTED TO 205.1 MPH

2020 HENNESSEY CORVETTE TESTED TO 205.1 MPH

The team at Hennessey Performance Engineering (HPE) has a long history of testing their cars to over 200 mph. When the C7 Corvette was introduced in 2013, John Hennessey drove their modified Vette with 700 hp to a top speed of 200.6 mph – on a newly built Texas toll-road, the Grand Parkway, near Houston. ... Continue reading

Motorsport Flashback: NASCAR WCUP: Fans Mourn Loss Of Dale Earnhardt At Martinsville Speedway

Motorsport Flashback: NASCAR WCUP: Fans Mourn Loss Of Dale Earnhardt At Martinsville Speedway

Less than an hour after the news, they started filing into Martinsville Speedway. Some brought flowers. Some brought candles. All brought tears. For more than 24 hours now, they have been streaming into the track, some just slowly driving down Speedway Road and circling on out. ... Continue reading

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