Read This Before You See Tom Cruise Play Ferrari-Hating Carroll Shelby

It leaked this week that Tom Cruise will likely play the hard-drinking, overalls-wearing, legendary sonofabitch Carroll Shelby in the film adaptation of A.J. Baime's great Go Like Hell: Ford, Ferrari, And Their Battle For Speed And Glory At Le Mans. Here's an excerpt from that book (which you should buy) that explains… » 10/25/13 12:00pm 10/25/13 12:00pm

Tom Cruise Could Play Carroll Shelby In The Movie Of Go Like Hell

Holy crap, 20th Century Fox is making a movie out of Go Like Hell, the story of how Ford beat Ferrari at Le Mans. Also, some possibly-insane guy named Tom Cruise is probably going to play Carroll Shelby. » 10/24/13 3:12pm 10/24/13 3:12pm

Is This Museum Selling A Fake Days Of Thunder Car Tom Cruise Never…

Remember in 1990 when Tom Cruise was in Top Gun again, but this time he was strapped into NASCAR cars instead of fighter jets? Well, that movie has its own title and story and everything— Days of Thunder. Cruise plays NASCAR racer Cole Trickle (named in tribute to racer Dick Trickle, the man with the funniest name in… » 11/13/12 12:00pm 11/13/12 12:00pm

This Is The Best Rant About An 8-Bit Racing Game Ever

Remember the very early '90s? It was like the late '80s, but for some reason everyone started thinking about Seattle. Many of us still had our Nintendo Entertainment Systems, and some of us may have been lured into playing the game based on the Tom Cruise NASCARvaganza, Days of Thunder. You know, Top Gun in racecars. » 8/15/12 3:40pm 8/15/12 3:40pm

Ryan Reynolds Is Officially Better Than Tom Cruise

British motoring show Top Gear is a popular stop on the U.K. interview circuit for two reasons: 1.) It's the most watched show... in the world; 2.) Entertainers get to measure up against their peers on a race track. In last night's episode, Ryan Reynolds takes on Tom Cruise's time. It's charming. » 2/13/12 10:30am 2/13/12 10:30am

Watch awesome Tom Cruise drive awesome F1 car awesomely

WHOOO! YEAH! Gooooood morning America! Hey, why the sad faces? You look like you're not getting your recommended daily allowance of pure awesome. Thank the volcanic aliens that Red Bull and Tom Cruise are here to top you off with America's greatest action hero doing laps in an old Red Bull F1 car on a closed circuit.… » 8/26/11 12:30pm 8/26/11 12:30pm

How Tom Cruise Earned The Nickname "See Cruise Crash Again"

Tom Cruise's crazed two-wheels-off-the-ground record-setting lap around British motoring show Top Gear's track wasn't a surprise to those who've seen him race. One of Cruise's driving instructors gave us an exclusive look into his terrifying, short-lived, and accident-prone racing career. » 8/06/10 1:20pm 8/06/10 1:20pm

Bask In The Healing Rays Of The Risky Business 928!

The Forney Museum in Denver is mostly known for having one of the world's few surviving Big Boy locomotives, which ranks among the most terrifyingly huge and powerful land vehicles ever built. But who cares about a 6,200-horsepower steam locomotive when, under the same roof, one can find the actual '79 Porsche 928… » 8/08/07 3:30pm 8/08/07 3:30pm

Tom Cruise Makes Mission Possible In Video; Opens Door Of Bugatti…

You know we kinda thought the biggest issue facing TomKat, even post-baby Suri, woulda been getting those rumors of Cruise trapped in the closet finally out of the picture. Well, problem is, now it looks like Katie's the one who's trapped — in a Bugatti Veyron. Last weekend at the star-studded opening of Cruise's…

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Tom Cruise Picks MI:3 Vehicles, Chooses Ford Over GM

We all love Tom Cruise. Well, not love like actually respect or enjoy his career any longer. But love in the fact that he makes our jobs so much easier. In a lengthy, and regurgitated, story about how cars are more involved in Hollywood than ever before we get a little gem near the end. It seems Mr. Cruise is very… » 4/24/06 1:09pm 4/24/06 1:09pm