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World Land Speed Record Attempt

Jul 19, 14 World Land Speed Record Attempt

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Ever since I was a child watching my dad race around the local track in his stock car, power and speed has had a soft spot in my heart. Seeing cars go as fast as they can in a circle was exciting, but as I got older and dad didn’t race anymore, my attention focused on the drag strip.

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King Cobra Prototype, 1970 Ford Torino

Jul 15, 14 King Cobra Prototype, 1970 Ford Torino

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I grew up in the 1960s and 1970s and owned quite a few cars of that era as a young adult. Although I owned a Torino once, I’ll have to say that I never saw a Ford Torino King Cobra, let alone heard of one, until today.

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History Was Made At Daytona In The Coke Zero 400

Jul 13, 14 History Was Made At Daytona In The Coke Zero 400

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To a true race fan, attending a NASCAR Sprint Cup event is quite a rush -- especially at one of the super speedways like Talladega or Daytona. The 43-car field race at speeds over 200 mph, bumper to bumper and door handle to door handle. Personally, I’ve been to Talladega and it is a rush.

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Audi Dominates 24 Hours At Le Mans

Jun 24, 14 Audi Dominates 24 Hours At Le Mans

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In the world of racing, dominance and consistency are the key factors to winning races and championship,s as well as having a successful career. This holds true from the Saturday night events at the local track to the professional series of NASCAR, Indy, Grand Prix and Le Mans.

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Lap Time Record Broken At Isle Of Man TT Road Course

Jun 13, 14 Lap Time Record Broken At Isle Of Man TT Road Course

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When we think of record setting top speed, quickness and track lap times from vehicles, what comes to mind is Porsche, Lamborghini, Ferrari, and American muscle cars like Mustang, Camaro and Challenger. But what about Subaru?

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A World Record Attempt For The Fastest Blindfolded Driver

Jun 07, 14 A World Record Attempt For The Fastest Blindfolded Driver

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“Records are made to be broken” is a saying that lingers in everyone’s mind that attempts to break these astounding feats. However, some records that have been attained are on the verge of being insane, not to mention extremely dangerous.

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Silent But Violent

May 16, 14 Silent But Violent

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With the high cost of gasoline, more and more electric vehicles are being produced theses days. They are getting faster, quicker and have a longer travel range than when they first came on the scene.

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NASCAR Legend In The Making

Apr 17, 14 NASCAR Legend In The Making

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For all of you hardcore NASCAR fans, you know what I am talking about. However, for the remaining bunch that occasionally watch a race or don’t watch any at all, there is an up and coming racing star.

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Top Speed Record Broken, But Not Allowed

Mar 04, 14 Top Speed Record Broken, But Not Allowed

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The current speed record for a production vehicle was set by the Bugatti Veyron Super Sport back on June 26, 2010 at 267.857 mph. But not without controversy.

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Tony Stewart Ready To Race

Feb 19, 14 Tony Stewart Ready To Race

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Tony Stewart missed almost half of the season’s races due to a severe leg injury in August. However, he is now 20 pounds lighter, has a titanium rod implanted in his leg and is ready to race.

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