Are you watching Le Mans this weekend? If you aren’t, congratulations on being a terrible person. But even if you are, with approximately 7,000 different cars on the grid, this race can sure get confusing. Fortunately we have the only spotter guide you need.
We debate the best and worst race car liveries–the decorative schemes that make race cars look distinctive and give visibility to sponsors—to the point where punches are thrown and tears are shed. But how are they made? To answer that question, we asked graphic designer Andy Blackmore to take us through the process.
Have trouble telling all the different Formula One cars apart when each car has an evil twin on the same track? Never fear, Andy Blackmore is here with yet another brilliant spotter guide.
How are the very best racing helmets designed? This video on American Le Mans Corvette driver Tommy Milner's pretty fantastic lid gives a full explanation.
CJ Wilson Racing driver Patrick Gallagher is a mechanical engineering student at The Ohio State University. Naturally, he's a devoted Buckeyes fan. Later this month, when he races in front of the hometown crowd at Mid-Ohio, he'll be wearing a very special helmet.