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Super Trofeo: Antinucci, Piscopo Run Away from Field for Victory at VIR

posted by on 26 August 2015 in Motorsport News

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Lamborghini’s Super Trofeo North America stormed into Virginia International Raceway this past weekend, with the Lamborghini Beverly Hills/O’Gara Motorsport-backed Huracán LP 620-2 Super Trofeo of Richard Antinucci and Edoardo Piscopo capturing victory at Round 6 of the North American championship.  The next round of Lamborghini Super Trofeo North America competition takes place in Austin, TX […] More…

WRC 2: Win at Rally Germany Makes it Three in a Row for Skoda

posted by on 26 August 2015 in Motorsport News

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Škoda Motorsport has continued their streak with an overall victory at Rally Germany, making it three in a row for the brand-new Fabia R5.  Making the victory just a bit more special, pilot Jan Kopecký drove the Fabia R5 to its first ever victory on asphalt, leading the WRC2 pack by more than four minutes […] More…

BTCC: Title Race Blown Wide Open at Knockhill

posted by on 24 August 2015 in Motorsport News

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It was a tough weekend at Knockhill for Team BMR, with team drivers failing to reach a single podium result and losing valuable points in the overall championship standings.  Jason Plato still clings to the points lead despite losing five points to his nearest challenger, but said he’s still quite happy with the results.  “From where […] More…

Volkswagen Motorsport International Newsletter

posted by on 24 August 2015 in Motorsport News

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With Volkswagen participating in so many forms of Motorsport around the world, it’s often difficult to keep track of their performance. Luckily for us, Volkswagen Motorsport goes through the trouble of rounding up all of the key information from their various race series, and puts it all in one press release. Let’s get started. FIA […] More…

Spotlight: Bilstein’s In-House Suspension Rebuild Service

posted by on 21 August 2015 in Aftermarket & Industry News

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Just a few short months ago, the northeastern United States was in the unrelenting grasp of old man winter.  Months of absolutely brutal temperatures, wind and record snowfall took their toll on our roads, our bodies, and our vehicles.  In the middle of one stretch of below-freezing temperatures, my own car developed a loud knock […] More…

Video: HGP’s 700hp Golf R Test Drive and Drag Race

posted by on 20 August 2015 in Videos

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The HGP-tuned 700hp Golf R that Dragtimes helped make famous is back on their YouTube channel, this time for a quick test drive before lining up head to head against a Lamborghini Huracan.  And while the engine has been heavily updated, the owner has decided to keep the exterior completely stock, right down to the […] More…