The VLN racing championship is one of the most notorious series in German motorsport. Among others, the legendary 24h Nürburgring race is one of ten events held by the Verein Langstreckenmeisterschaft Nürburgring. That’s why all eyes lay one the first event of the season, which will give you a pretty solid prediction of who will […]
A couple months ago I heard that Ken Lingenfelter was having an open house at his collection. It’s been a few years since my last visit, so I decided it’d be a good time to catch up on what’s new. Since this collection is probably the best car collection in Michigan, it attracts a pretty decent […]
Every year I’ve looked forward to two races at Road America: the Grand Am Rolex Series race and the American Le Mans Series race. In 2013 the two series shared the weekend; with Grand Am on Saturday and ALMS on Sunday; this year they arrived for the first time as the combined Tudor United SportCar […]
Ninety years ago some clever men decided that the rural area of the Eifel needed a race track so the local races would no longer need to be held on public roads in the dangerous Eifel Mountains. The 28.265 km long race track around the town of Nürburg quickly became Germany’s most famous racetrack.
Another year is coming to an end, but of course no racing season would be complete without spending 25 cold hours chasing race cars around the three mile course that is Thunderhill Raceway. The Ehret Porsche GT3 team would be return to defend its title, and the Rotek Audi TT team was returned, determined to […]
Starting next year, American Le Mans and Grand Am will combine into one major series called the United SportsCar Racing Series. The first official race will be the 24 Hours of Daytona in January 2014, but Road America held the first “Double Header” weekend to bring the two together.
If you’ve never been to a long endurance race before, you’re missing out. At 25 hours, NASA’s annual enduro at Thunderhill is the longest in the world. Though it’s mostly amateur teams running, there’s no shortage of excitement, skill, determination, perseverance, hard work, and hard decisions.