This clip of the 2016 Bentley Bentayga running ‘round the Nürburgring has been circulating with disparaging commentary. I thought, come on it’s a Bentley, how bad could it look? Then I watched it. »
With the exception of the New Jersey Motorsports Parks and the Circuits of the Americas of the world, most race tracks were designed before the Internet was a thing. This is a huge problem when you’re trying to report anything from said race track, or send cool pictures of your car back to Mom.
Some things, such as the low likelihood of making a ton of money by owning a race track, never change. Others definitely do. Here's a glimpse back into the opening of Oulton Park in England, complete with a tour of the facility. »
You don't get to see many BMW i3s on a race track so coming across a video showing the electric car tracking with other cars was bound for sharing. Only one other time we have seen the i3 on the track and that was Chris Neff paired up with Erin Crocker, Nascar driver, to race track the i3. »
Let's make it simple! If you're on a racetrack that's not a drag strip and you don't need to shift down to second while completing a lap, you're either in the car with the most torque on the planet, or you're on the wrong track. Corners make life better and keep tire companies alive. »