Nissan Says BladeGlider Unrelated To DeltaWing, Getting Sued Anyways

This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important — all in one place at 9:30 AM. Or, you could spend all day waiting for other sites to parse it out to you one story at a time. Isn't your time more important? » 12/02/13 9:33am 12/02/13 9:33am

The Nissan ZEOD RC Is The World's Fastest Electric Race Car

This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important — all in one place at 9:00 AM. Or, you could spend all day waiting for other sites to parse it out to you one story at a time. Isn't your time more important? » 6/21/13 9:21am 6/21/13 9:21am

The World's Strangest Racecar Gets More Power And Adds A Roof

The innovative and Batmobile-esque Nissan DeltaWing racecar took the endurance racing world by storm last year, even though it didn't finish the 24 Hours of LeMans after getting punted off the road by a Toyota. It had a much more impressive showing at Petit Le Mans in October, where it finished fifth. » 2/06/13 10:30am 2/06/13 10:30am

And Now, Completely Gratuitous Deltawing Porn

We are huge fans of the Deltawing, one of the most radical race car designs of the past five decades. Needless to say, when we get a batch of gorgeous photos of the thing, we drool over them to an almost embarrassing degree. » 12/05/12 6:00pm 12/05/12 6:00pm

Classy Race Car Driver Flips Off The Driver He Just Crashed Into

Yesterday, Green Hornet Racing Porsche driver Peter LeSaffre bashed Gunnar Jeanette in the unique DeltaWing off the track and into the air. Moments after the crash, LeSaffre driver flipped Jeanette the bird. Well played. » 10/18/12 3:00pm 10/18/12 3:00pm

Gran Turismo Gamer Will Race This Insane DeltaWing Car In The U.S.

Don't look now, but two of our favorite recent motorsports stories are combining into one peanut butter/chocolate mecha of total dominance. Nissan just announced the DeltaWing race car will compete in the U.S. under command of none other than Gran Turismo Academy racer Lucas Ordoñez later this year. » 9/17/12 3:00pm 9/17/12 3:00pm

This Video Of A Racer's Desperate Repair Effort Might Make You Cry

There's more to racing than cars and there was no more compelling moment in this year's 24 Hours of Le Mans than when driver Satoshi Motoyama tried in vain to fix his crashed DeltaWing racecar, weeping as he failed to get it back in the race. » 6/18/12 2:00pm 6/18/12 2:00pm

Top Gear Builds A DeltaWing And It’s Kind Of Brilliant

There is a massive amount of engineering involved in creating a groundbreaking car like the Nissan DeltaWing, set to either revolutionize auto racing, or fail spectacularly at the 24 Hours of Le Mans. There is remarkably less investment in Top Gear's homegrown DeltaWing, but we love it anyway. » 5/21/12 4:00pm 5/21/12 4:00pm