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Would You Rather Watch A "Driver's Race"?

Arguably, there are two kinds of racing. There's racing that, despite increasing standardization, still pits engineer against engineer in a development contest that mirrors the on-track throwdown. Then, there's racing that pits driver against driver in identical cars, leaving the crew only to handle car/track setup.… » 5/18/12 3:30pm 5/18/12 3:30pm

Viva America! American Driver Wins Porsche Cup

Johannes van Overbeek from Flying Lizard Motorsports becomes the fifth American to win the Porsche Cup, which is given to the most successful private Porsche racer in the world. Based in San Francisco, Overbeek is currently racing in the ALMS GT2 Class with the Porsche 911 GT3 RSR above and won races in Lime Rock, Mid… » 12/11/07 3:30pm 12/11/07 3:30pm