Welcome To Figure-Eight Train Racing, Your New Favorite Motorsport

The first time Erich Heuschele found himself piloting a Dodge Neon dragging another Dodge Neon behind it on a chain, he wasn’t on a race track at all. “The first time we put the cars together was actually on this dirt road near Kevin’s place,” Heuschele said, referring to his co-pilot and colleague Kevin Stepinski. […]

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The Son and the Heir: Riding Harley-Davidson’s Latest Factory Flat-Tracker, the XG750R

Much has been made recently of Harley-Davidson’s lack of youth-market penetration. Some millennials claim that the boomer-centric vibe of the company’s heavily accessorized and rather expensive motorcycles does not suit their lightweight, cash-strapped lifestyles. Pundits—as pundits are wont to do—are claiming that the Motor Company is in crisis. Some opine that perhaps it shouldn’t have killed […]

Lamborghini’s Revised Racer: The Huracán LP 620-2 Super Trofeo EVO

For such a venerable supercar manufacturer, Lamborghini doesn’t have much of a racing heritage. That’s not necessarily a fault, considering the brand has long been about ludicrous automotive pageantry over ensuring adherence to nonexistent track pedigree. But Lamborghini wasn’t willing to settle on just being difficult to ignore on the streets, it wanted something to rival Ferrari’s […]

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Drag Week: What To Watch For On The Final Day

We’re headed to the final day of HOT ROD Drag Week™ competition, right back to where the action started at Cordova International Raceway in Cordova, Illinois. We’ve seen so much incredible stuff, from Tom Bailey’s engine carnage to unthinkable roadside repairs and dramatic leader changes. So what can you expect from the final day of […]

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Festival of Cosplay: The 2017 Goodwood Revival Will Torque Your Head [Mega Gallery]

Fifty years after the first race was run on a circuit carved out of the former RAF Westhampnett, and more than 30 years after its last competition was run, Charles Gordon-Lennox—until recently the Earl of March, now the 11th Duke of Richmond—brought motorsport back to the Goodwood Circuit in 1998. As with other historic racing events, […]

I-Pace to Race: Jaguar EV to Star in Its Own Racing Series, to Run Alongside Formula E

Jaguar embraced the nebulous idea of EV racing early on, signing on to Formula E back in 2016. Now the company is further embracing the notion, with the creation of a single-marque racing series for its upcoming I-Pace battery-powered crossover. The I-Pace eTROPHY will be a 10-race support series paired with Formula E. The 30-minute […]

9 Roadkill-Approved Cars to Watch on HOT ROD Drag Week™

Next week is a Roadkill-style racing bonanza. While you’ve heard us harp endlessly about Roadkill Zip-Tie Drags at Gateway Motorsports Park on September 15 and 16, next week’s HOT ROD Drag Week™ leads right into that event. If you don’t know about Drag Week—again, it’s been everywhere—the event features more than 300 street-registered drag cars […]

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Shooting Speed Week: Photos From Bonneville

There is no place like the Bonneville Salt Flats during Speed Week. You could go there knowing nothing and you’d feel the energy, the history, the passion of men and women willing the risk it all for a momentary claim as a god of time. “I control time and space. I moved the needle up […]

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Shooting Speed Week: Photos From Bonneville

There is no place like the Bonneville Salt Flats during Speed Week. You could go there knowing nothing and you’d feel the energy, the history, the passion of men and women willing the risk it all for a momentary claim as a god of time. “I control time and space. I moved the needle up […]

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