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Aschenbach Wins GTS Class at Pirelli World Challenge Season Opener in St. Petersburg

Blackdog Speed Shop drivers Lawson Aschenbach and Tony Gaples finished 1st and 9th, respectively, in the Pirelli World Challenge season opener at the Firestone Grand Prix of St. Petersburg.

After inclement weather caused a cancellation of race one during the double header weekend,…

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Added by Michael Taylor on April 2, 2014 at 10:00am — No Comments

PIRELLI WORLD CHALLENGE DEBUTANT REITER ENGINEERING WINS GRAND PRIX OF ST. PETERSBURG

AT THE OPENING ROUND OF THE NORTH AMERICAN RACE SERIES IN ST. PETERSBURG THE REITER GALLARDO GT3 RACE CARS CAUGHT THE COMPETITION BY SURPRISE:

Reiter Engineering made a perfect start to the new season and really made its mark as newcomer on its first outing in the North American Pirelli World Challenge…

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Added by Michael Taylor on March 31, 2014 at 11:15am — No Comments

CTCC Unveils its 2014 Season Schedule

With the Canadian Touring Car Championship (CTCC) presented by Continental Tire preparing for its eighth season of competition, title hopefuls will again this year face the challenges of racing in seven doubleheader weekends, played out on six of Canada’s most…

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Added by Michael Taylor on March 22, 2014 at 12:36pm — No Comments

Two new top models with higher performance: Porsche Boxster GTS and Cayman GTS

The two most powerful and fastest mid-engine sports models from Porsche are ready and raring to go: with uprated engines and excellent PASM chassis the Boxster GTS and Cayman GTS set new benchmarks for sportiness in their segment. The independent front and a modified rear end, blackened bi-xenon…

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Added by Michael Taylor on March 19, 2014 at 9:30am — No Comments

McLAREN NAME TO RETURN TO RACING IN NORTH AMERICA AS 12C GT3 CONFIRMED FOR 2014 PIRELLI WORLD CHALLENGE

The McLaren name will return to race tracks across North America next month, with confirmation that K-PAX Racing will enter the 12C GT3 into the 2014 Pirelli World Challenge (PWC). This will mark the North American competitive debut for the 12C GT3, which has enjoyed success in each country it has…

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Added by Michael Taylor on March 17, 2014 at 10:00am — No Comments

Porsche 911 Race Drivers Capture Both GT Classes in Classic Sebring Win

Factory drivers Patrick Long (USA), Michael Christensen (Denmark) and Joerg Bergmeister (Germany) win the 62nd Annual Mobil 1 Twelve Hours of Sebring GT Le Mans (GTLM) class in the No. 912 Porsche North America Porsche 911 RSR.



The victory gives the new…

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Added by Michael Taylor on March 16, 2014 at 12:30pm — No Comments

TEAM CHEVY AT SEBRING: First Victory For Camaro Z/28.R

Liddell, Davis score landmark win for Stevenson Motorsports at Sebring

The new Chevrolet Camaro Z/28.R is a race-winner in just its second start in the IMSA Continental Tire Sports Car Challenge. Stevenson Motorsports’ Robin Liddell and Andrew Davis took a victory Friday in the No. 6 Camaro Z/28.R at Sebring International…

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Added by Michael Taylor on March 16, 2014 at 12:01pm — No Comments

Antoine L'Estage dominates the Rallye Perce-Neige

Quebec driver Antoine L’Estage (of St-Jean-sur-Richelieu) and his co-driver John Hall, an Alberta resident, won Rallye Perce-Neige, the first round of the 2014 Canadian Rally Championship. Antoine L’Estage has held the record number of wins at this event since 2012 and this victory now…

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Added by Michael Taylor on March 14, 2014 at 11:07am — No Comments

KOBAYASHI HAILS CATERHAM SEVEN 620 R AS “PURE CAR”



Caterham F1 Team driver tries out a Seven for the first time.

Caterham F1 Team new boy, Kamui Kobayashi, warmed up for the first Grand Prix of the season in Australia by taking his first ever drive in the legendary Caterham Seven.

The Japanese didn’t do things by halves either –…

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Added by Michael Taylor on March 14, 2014 at 10:11am — No Comments

OPEN-TOP McLAREN 650S SPIDER JOINS 650S COUPÉ IN GENEVA GLOBAL DEBUT

McLaren Automotive has now released images and full information for the convertible version of its latest model, the McLaren 650S, unveiled at the 84th International Geneva Motor Show. The McLaren 650S Spider is a no compromise open-top high…

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Added by Michael Taylor on March 10, 2014 at 1:08pm — No Comments

MOTRface names the all-new Ford Mustang the 2014 Car Of The Show

TORONTO, ON. February 22, 2014 – MOTRface.com, an online magazine dedicated to car and motorsports enthusiasts, has selected the sixth-generation Ford Mustang as the 2014 Car of the Show at the Canadian International AutoShow (CIAS). Previous winners include the C7 Corvette Stingray in 2013…

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Added by Michael Taylor on February 21, 2014 at 8:00pm — No Comments

All-new 2015 Subaru WRX STI debuts at North American International Auto Show

New platform offers a stiffer, more agile chassis with Active Torque Vectoring for exceptional handling.

Subaru's global performance flagship model debuts as a bold new sedan with all-new interior for added refinement.

The 2015 WRX STI model's exclusive engine, transmission, brakes and…

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Added by Michael Taylor on January 14, 2014 at 8:30pm — No Comments

The world premiere of the new Porsche 911 Targa 4S

At the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit, Porsche is introducing two new models to the 911 range: the 911 Targa 4 and 911 Targa 4S. These models are the first to combine the classic Targa concept with cutting edge, innovative roof technology. Just like the legendary…

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Added by Michael Taylor on January 14, 2014 at 6:57pm — No Comments

New 2015 Corvette Z06 revealed

Enters supercar territory with race-proven design, advanced technologies and world-class performance.

With track-focused Z07 performance package, 2015 Corvette Z06 delivers faster lap times than 2014 Corvette ZR1.

The first Corvette Z06 to offer supercharged engine, removable…

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Added by Michael Taylor on January 13, 2014 at 3:30pm — No Comments

McLAREN P1 JOINS THE EXCLUSIVE SUB-SEVEN MINUTE CLUB AT THE NÜRBURGRING

The McLaren name was born on the racetrack and, 50 years on, is the most successful name in global motorsport. That desire and determination to push for every extra tenth of a second, and obsessive focus on…

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Added by Michael Taylor on December 6, 2013 at 1:56pm — No Comments

6th WEC victory of the season for Audi and Drivers’ World Championship title at Shanghai

On clinching a title and the sixth victory of the season at the seventh of eight rounds of the FIA World Endurance Championship (WEC), Audi had two reasons to celebrate. After the success in the Manufacturers’ World Championship had been determined in Japan three weeks earlier, Loïc…

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Added by Michael Taylor on November 10, 2013 at 10:30am — No Comments

Antoine L'Estage Wins the Rocky Mountain Rally And Takes the Lead of the Canadian Rally Championship

4th Consecutive Win This Season.

Antoine L’Estage (of St-Jean-sur-Richelieu) won the Rocky Mountain Rally, the penultimate round of the 2013 Canadian Rally Championship. Accompanied by Welshman co-driver Craig Parry, this sixth victory at this western event was an important win for the…

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Added by Michael Taylor on November 7, 2013 at 11:00am — No Comments

Nicki Thiim secures title with two wins at season finale

Scoring two victories at the season finale of the Porsche Mobil 1 Supercup in Abu Dhabi, Nicki Thiim secured the title in the world’s highest class brand trophy series. After his success at Saturday’s race, the 24-year-old Dane competing for Attempto Racing followed up with victory at Sunday’s…

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Added by Michael Taylor on November 5, 2013 at 4:30pm — No Comments

BAR1 Motorsports Wins PC Class at Petit Le Mans

Team ends season with three straight victories.

It was the perfect way to end the season and mark the end of an era. BAR1 Motorsports came away from the 2013 American Le Mans Series presented by Tequila Patron Petit Le Mans Powered by Mazda with their third straight win.

The No. 8…

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Added by Michael Taylor on October 22, 2013 at 4:00pm — No Comments

Champion portrait Kévin Estre: French passion yields success

Kévin Estre is a prime example for the Franco-German friendship. The clever driver with the mischievous smile is French, but has a soft spot for Germany – he even lives here. His home is in the city of Langenfeld between Dusseldorf and Cologne. After this weekend, the city with 57,000 inhabitants can…

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Added by Michael Taylor on October 21, 2013 at 2:42pm — No Comments

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