A Guide through the Confusing World of GT Classes

The GT classes of sports car racing offer some of the most exciting and diverse forms of Motorsport, with many road-based cars of different specifications often sharing the track at the same time. This leads to great racing, but understanding the differences between them can be difficult. Here I will attempt to… » 2/24/14 2:31pm 2/24/14 2:31pm

2014 Liqui-Moly Bathurst 12 Hour Preview

The 2014 Bathurst 12 Hour endurance race starts today tomorrow at 2:15PM ET and it looks like it will be a properly entertaining race. You'll get to see GT3 Spec cars race on the same track as Fiat 500 Abarths, an E46 M3-GTR, and Ford Focuses with V8s at one of the most beautiful tracks in the world. But the best thing … » 2/07/14 12:04pm 2/07/14 12:04pm

Porsche 991 GT3 vs Mercedes SLS AMG Black

As you might imagine, the arrival into the office of a Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Black Series and the new Porsche 911 GT3 generated quite a bit of excitement. Especially among the luminaries that head up the company. Which is how it came to pass that we're on our way for an epic day of driving with these two behemoths of… » 1/29/14 11:15am 1/29/14 11:15am

Porsche GT3 crashes at Circuit de Catalunya, Spain

A nasty crash at approximately 160mph. Driver gets some major whiplash action as the passenger side rams into the barrier wall, he actually raises his arm in preparation of the hit. All weekend exotic race car drivers should spend quality money on safety equipment beyond a snazzy helmet and shoes. One hit like this… » 7/21/13 5:14pm 7/21/13 5:14pm

Create the next Aston Martin GT3 Livery for TRG-AMR North America

Ever wanted to have your very own personalized race car? This is the next best thing. TRG-Aston Martin Racing North America is asking fans to submit their creations for a paint scheme on its Aston Martin Vantage GT3 in the Rolex Grand-Am Series. TRG-AMR has two concepts approved but is looking for fans to submit ideas… » 2/11/13 2:40pm 2/11/13 2:40pm

The Porsche 911 Is 50 Years Of Pure Evolution

This year marks the 50th birthday of the most iconic sports car of them all, the Porsche 911. Now you can go the Jeremy Clarkson way and start bitching about how the whole idea of putting the engine in the rear was stupid, or start an argument about how it is only a tuned up Volkswagen, but no matter what you think,… » 2/08/13 3:00pm 2/08/13 3:00pm

The Lamborghini Gallardo GT3 FL2 Is A Factory-Backed Track Weapon

We have seen Diablos, Murcielagos and Gallardos pushed to their limits on the racetracks thanks to German-based Reiter Engineering for more than a decade now, and since 2007, the team scored 199 victories and 350 podium finishes for Sant'Agata's glory. » 1/29/13 9:30am 1/29/13 9:30am

Understanding GT Sports Car Racing: A Class-By-Class Guide

International sports car racing is unbelievably confusing, with a half dozen classes that all look the same and have nearly the same names. Here's a simple guide that unravels the whole tangled mess. » 10/08/12 3:00pm 10/08/12 3:00pm

Watch A Steering Wheel Fall Off In The Middle Of A Race

You can prepare for a lot of things, but how does a driver prepare for his steering wheel popping off in the middle of a race? But, that's exactly what happened at Saturday's Porsche GT3 Cup sprint race at Sebring. » 2/10/12 2:30pm 2/10/12 2:30pm