Let's Stop F1 + IMSA Screwing Up Racing

F1 and IMSA provide the foundation for details on how to make Racing NOT suck. The 2014 Formula 1 debut in Melbourne, Australia ended with an Infiniti Red Bull disqualification over fuel flow. The TUDOR United SportsCar Championship at the Sebring 12hr was Round 2 of the new series and the 2nd straight race of… » 3/23/14 2:06pm 3/23/14 2:06pm

Jackie Stewart's Fellow F1 Racers Had A 67 Percent Chance Of Death

Sir Jackie Stewart never spilled a drop of blood in the name of racing, but he lost 57 friends and colleagues to the sport. A staggering number. "It was very raw, very dangerous," he says about his time in F1. "There was a two out of three chance you were going to die if you lasted a five-year period." » 11/16/13 11:01am 11/16/13 11:01am

Here's How To Go Racing Even If Your Parents Aren't Rich

It's an age-old problem for aspiring racecar drivers: How to accumulate enough money to race without either 1.) Writing a massive check (and it actually clearing), 2.) Asking your parents to write a massive check, or 3.) Doing some sort of drug deal to get the money (it's happened.) » 10/26/13 12:01pm 10/26/13 12:01pm

IndyCar / ALMS Crashes And RedBull F1 Tech Should Change Racing. But...

/ShakeDown on /DRIVE has Leo Parente, Mike Spinelli, and Ian Whalen discussing * How much Danger is enough in Racing , * If high-tech RedBull F1 KERS traction control and low-tech Pirelli tires will change GP rules, * If / When IndyCar will ever be relevant, again. Then, YOU comment. » 10/12/13 4:46pm 10/12/13 4:46pm