Nerds Love The Light Cycles


At a Thursday midnight showing, I sat in a theater filled with nerds waiting for the start of Tron Legacy in 3D. Why were we all there? Light cycles, of course. » 12/18/10 8:00pm 12/18/10 8:00pm

Nissan Team Diary At The 25 Hours Of Thunderhill


A lone and scrappy Nissan Sentra SE-R run by LeMons / ChumpCar alumni ran against Honda and Mazda factory efforts at the 25 Hours of Thunderhill. Here is how they Survived the 25. » 12/12/10 2:00pm 12/12/10 2:00pm

Western Endurance Racing Championship Decided During 25 Hour


The final race of the 2010 NASA Western Endurance Racing Championship (WERC) season was completed during the first six hours of the 25 Hours of Thunderhill. See which teams came out on top. » 12/11/10 4:00pm 12/11/10 4:00pm

Mercer Motorsports/Porsche Win The 25 Hours Of Thunderhill

It took 25 long hours and nearly 2,000 miles of racing but Mercer Motorsports won the 2010 25 Hours of Thunderhill. Mercer Motorsports won the event last year and wanted to come back to repeat. They did just that by completing 628 laps, winning the ES Class and the event overall. » 12/05/10 10:30pm 12/05/10 10:30pm

The Sun Finally Came Up At The 25 Hours Of Thunderhill

After endless hours of darkness, hard racing and fatigue, the sun rose at the 25 Hours of Thunderhill making things easier to see. With the morning light, and the end of the race nearing (but still 6 hours away), teams started to pick up the pace on a wet track. This combination led to the following great shots of… » 12/05/10 10:00pm 12/05/10 10:00pm

Rain And Darkness Consume The 25 Hours Of Thunderhill


The sun is down and the rain has arrived at the National Auto Sport Association (NASA) 25 Hours of Thunderhill. The weather has kept crews busy throwing on rain tires. » 12/05/10 12:10am 12/05/10 12:10am

Green! Green! Green! At The 25 Hours Of Thunderhill

The National Auto Sport Association (NASA) 25 Hours of Thunderhill is underway. Drivers, crews and these poor cars have just started the longest two days of their lives. » 12/04/10 11:30pm 12/04/10 11:30pm

Grid For The 25 Hours Of Thunderhill


The 25 Hours of Thunderhill is about to begin. We know that 82 cars will see the green flag but after 25 hours of racing, how many will actually see the checker? » 12/04/10 1:15pm 12/04/10 1:15pm

Jalopnik-Featured Car Now In Nissan Motorsports Calendar

If you walk into the parts department of your local Nissan dealership you might see a calendar hanging on the wall. For the month of November the car displayed is a prior Jalopnik-featured car. » 11/27/10 2:30pm 11/27/10 2:30pm

California Dreamin’ November Road Rallying In A Convertible


Even though it's November, the weather is great in California so we dropped the top on the appropriate car, a Ford Mustang GT/CS (the CS stands for California Special) and ran a road rallye. » 11/13/10 11:00am 11/13/10 11:00am

Western Endurance Racing Championship Points Battle

Five of six rounds of the NASA Western Endurance Racing Championship (WERC) are in the history books and some of the class championship chases are very close. Here is the breakdown before the finale. » 10/30/10 11:00am 10/30/10 11:00am

The Art Of Racing (Soap Box) In The Rain

NASCAR drivers go running for the garages like pansies the moment they see one spot of precipitation hit their windshields. Ten year old kids racing All American Soap Box Derby run rain or shine. » 10/24/10 11:30am 10/24/10 11:30am

Love Racing But Suck At Driving? Waaagh! You’re On The Pit Crew


Automobile racing is a lot of fun, a very expensive, time consuming, amount of fun. But just because it can be ridiculously expensive doesn't mean you can't be involved in motorsports. Join a pit crew. » 10/16/10 11:30am 10/16/10 11:30am

Glowing Rotors In The Night: Western Endurance Racing Championship…


The National Auto Sport Association (NASA) Western Endurance Racing Championship (WERC) held Round 5 at Buttonwillow Raceway Park. Drivers punished their brakes in the midst of a dark three hour on-track battle. » 10/10/10 6:30am 10/10/10 6:30am

NASA National Championship Results

The National Auto Sport Association (NASA) National Championships, presented by Toyo Tires, were held at last weekend at Miller Motorsports Park in Tooele, Utah. Check out which cars (and drivers) became champions. » 9/25/10 11:30am 9/25/10 11:30am