Meet The Female Palestinian Racers Empowering Women In The Middle East

Motorsports has been a male dominated world since forever, but some pioneering women called the Speed Sisters are chipping away at that status quo with determination to develop their talents behind the wheel and make car racing more accessible to other females who will follow them. » 5/09/14 3:10pm 5/09/14 3:10pm

Watch Anthony Bourdain Go For A Drive With Palestine's 'Speed Sisters'

Like all Americans of taste, we can't get enough of Anthony Bourdain, so we were especially pleased to see his new CNN show "Parts Unknown" didn't skip the Speed Sisters all-female racing team when he went to the West Bank. "A car doesn't know if you're a woman or a man." » 9/18/13 1:38pm 9/18/13 1:38pm

The Speed Sisters Trailer Debuts, And It Looks Awesome

Almost exactly a year ago we first heard about Speed Sisters, the documentary about Palestinian female racing drivers and drifters. It was just an announcement really about a documentary, and sometimes these things fizzle out. Now though, it seems like it's actually on track, and it looks great. » 6/09/13 1:30pm 6/09/13 1:30pm

Female Palestinian Race Car Drivers Documented In Speed Sisters Film

In January, we read about a woman named Noor Daoud — born in Texas, former member of the Olympic swim team, former player on the Palestinian national soccer team — currently racing cars in Formula 3. » 6/22/12 2:28pm 6/22/12 2:28pm