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Porsche Taycan Turbo S performs safety car duties in 2022 Formula E races

Porsche Taycan Turbo S performs safety car duties in 2022 Formula E races

The Porsche Taycan safety car for Formula E is equipped with a fire extinguisher and a high-tech communication system. Through HT Autodesk | Updated on: Jan 19, 2022, 11:01 am The Porsche Taycan’s distinctive paintwork features the colors of all eleven teams participating in the championship, as well as the colors of the FIA ​​and …

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Drag racing and reckless driving are hard to sue in Shelby County

Drag racing and reckless driving are hard to sue in Shelby County

Shelby County’s top prosecutor appeared before Memphis City Council on Tuesday to unravel the myriad factors that must be reconciled before her office can charge an offender with drag racing — a societal risk that has been around nearly as long as automobiles. Like other parts of the United States, Memphis is undergoing a wave …

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How off-road drivers train for peak performance

How off-road drivers train for peak performance

Tasha Krug, an engineer at Honda, spends nearly six months a year customizing a Honda Ridgeline pickup to prepare for the grueling eight-day Rebelle Rally. The women-only off-road navigation race covers 1,500 miles of unforgiving desert in California and Nevada. The catch? No GPS or cell phones are allowed. Contestants must find their way using …

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GEN3 – “START TO FEEL MUCH MORE LIKE A RACING CAR”

GEN3 – “START TO FEEL MUCH MORE LIKE A RACING CAR”

By Dan McCarthy with Mick Reynolds Posted Date: January 18, 2022 Following their public debut at last year’s Bathurst 1000, the Gen3 Ford Mustang and Chevrolet Camaro complete two days of testing at Queensland Raceway, with drivers reporting to AA that the machines have made a step forward. Yesterday, Triple Eight Racing drivers Shane van …

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Eastern Motorsport Press Association holds 49th convention Media, drivers, car owners and others praised during annual affair

Eastern Motorsport Press Association holds 49th convention Media, drivers, car owners and others praised during annual affair

The Eastern Motorsport Press Association (EMPA) held its 49e convention at the Genetti Best Western Hotel & Convention Center in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., the weekend of January 14-16. The three-day affair is highlighted by a Saturday night awards dinner featuring entrants to the prestigious EMPA Hall of Fame, as well as a number of other special …

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Why Britain needs to speed up to stay in the electric car race

Why Britain needs to speed up to stay in the electric car race

Whether Britain will have enough “depends on how quickly we can scale the supply chain here in the UK,” said Matt Windle, director of sports car manufacturer Lotus, owned by Geely – one of China’s largest car companies. About three quarters of automotive lithium batteries are made in China, benefiting Lotus, although tariff rules make …

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Toronto-area motorsport team heading to Daytona for 24-hour race

Toronto-area motorsport team heading to Daytona for 24-hour race

Pfaff Motorsports mechanics put the finishing touches on their plaid-painted Porsche 991.2 GT3 R race car on Saturday at an auto workshop in Vaughan, Ontario. They refined the suspension, checked the aerodynamic settings, and adjusted the wing angle, all before loading the car into a long-haul truck for the trip to Daytona Beach, Fla. – …

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