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Record 41 Supercars for World RX of Germany

posted by on 17 September 2014 in Motorsport News

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FIA World Rallycross continues to pick up steam as it enters round nine of this year’s championship, with a record 41 top-level Supercar entries.  With so many cars taking place in what is traditionally one of the fastest events of the year, things may get a bit tricky for Volkswagen Marklund Motorsport, whose drivers are currently […] More…

Mk1 Golf GTI Kit Submitted to LEGO Ideas Website

posted by on 16 September 2014 in Choice Gear

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We’ll be honest, we’ve always found Legos fascinating. Rendering our favorite cars in LEGOs is even more intriguing and we’ve previously run stories on fan builds of cars like the Audi R18 on our sister site Fourtitude.  Some of these fan builds have found a home on LEGO’s Ideas website, a page dedicated to crowdsourcing ideas for new LEGO […] More…

Bentley Races to First Victory in North America

posted by on 16 September 2014 in Motorsport News

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Dyson Racing Team Bentley has scored the first ever victory for the manufacturer on North American soil, and their first victory of the Pirelli World Challenge season at Miller Motorsports Park.  Making the victory even more special, Guy Smith took the checkered flag on his 40th birthday and teammate Butch Letzinger finished strongly in third place. […] More…

Mishap or Calculated Attack? Audi Damaged During Run-In with Volkswagens Outside Olympia Washington

posted by on 15 September 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Late last week a report out of Olympia, Washington of three Volkswagens and a crashed Audi spread like wildfire through social media and sparked a discussion in our Regional Forum.  While it seems that there is more than one side of this particular story, we can all agree that the incident resulted in a damaged […] More…

Video: Underground Racing Lamborghini Gallardo Blitzes Standing Mile in 22.2 Seconds

posted by on 15 September 2014 in Videos

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What does the person who seemingly has everything buy for themselves?  If they are anything like us, they’d probably put a call into Underground Racing or a similar firm.  Underground Racing’s huge horsepower exotics and their accompanying videos have catapulted the company from a boutique speed shop to full-blown YouTube celebrity status, and after watching any one of the […] More…

Rendered: Volkswagen XL2 by Theophilus Chin

posted by on 12 September 2014 in Volkswagen News

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Recently, UK-based buff book Autocar Magazine reported that Volkswagen is mulling the idea of a four seat XL1 to go head-to-head with Honda’s FCV.  The idea seems to be a very plausible one, as a production version would effectively help Volkswagen to cope with tighter emissions mandates.  Auto Manipulator Theophilus Chin has taken a shot at […] More…