Tag Archives: Track Cars

Report: Aston Martin will release a conversion kit to make the Vulcan road-legal

When Aston Martin revealed the racetrack-only Vulcan over a year ago, it certainly wooed and wowed the crowd because it looks spectacular. But the semi-sad thing about the Vulcan was that it’s a track toy and is not certified for legal road use. So despite coughing up around $2.59 million USD, or 1.8 million GBP […]

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Report: GM restricts the number of Camaro Z/28s by restricting the sale of 35 parts

Chevy is only interested in rolling out 500 Z/28s this year and only 2,500 for 2015. And they mean it. According to a report from Motor Trend, GM is restricting the sale of things like the 4-pot Brembo brakes offered on the car, the seats, front splitter, wheels, rear diff, and rear axles. Some parts […]

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Report: Track-focused McLaren 650S in the works

As if the existing car weren’t good enough, the folks in Woking are working on something lighter, fleeter, and faster than the existing supercar. According to McLaren, only 12% of 650S owners use their cars on the track, so the production numbers for this track only limited edition will not likely be too high. As […]

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Report: Porsche 911 GT3 recall details surface

The motor has got to come out. That’s the word coming from a letter that has surfaced (allegedly) from Porsche about the latest, fire preventative recall. Sadly the reports point to loosened piston rod screws that may have done evil witchcraft to the crankcase. Given this new information, Porsche has conservatively gone ahead with replacing […]

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Subaru WRX and WRX STI dyno-ed; E30 comparisons ensue

Hats off to the folks at Road and Track who gave this a try: what happens when you use a dyno to compare the Subaru WRX and STI?  Interesting things. Note: a dyno can be a less than perfect measure of wheel horsepower but manufacturers often test using perfect conditions and the measurement takes place at […]

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Report: Porsche stops selling GT3s, as more of them catch fire

Temporarily at least, the Germans have halted the sale of their street legal track day car, the GT3. After 5 copies caught fire, the automaker suggested that they were launching an investigation into what appeared to be engine fire issues. The current car comes with a 3.8 liter, naturally-aspirated flat six chucking out 475 horsepower […]

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Report: 2015 Porsche GT3 RS due this summer, no stick option, new performance figures

Standard Porsche 911 GT3 pictured. Though it many not come as a shock to most in Europe, Zuffenhausen’s latest will only come with the 7 speed PDK automated manual. Expected to best the existing 2014 GT3 in several ways, the RS version will feature improved aerodynamics and a 3.8 liter flat six producing 475 horsepower. […]

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Audi R8 GT850 by Prior Design Shift Gate

Prior Design tunes Audi R8 GT3 for some serious track performance

A new kit has been released that focuses on visual upgrades for the Audi R8 by Prior Design. Fashioned to mimic the design of the R8 GT3, the kit is aptly named the GT850, and comes with a new front fascia with a carbon fiber splitter, revised intakes, a roof mounted scoop, aerodynamic side skirts, […]

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Mountain Bike Cycling Biking Trail Single Track Sticker Car Laptop Decals
Mountain Bike Cycling Biking Trail Single Track Sticker Car Laptop Decals  picture
Mountain Bike Cycling Biking Trail Single Track Sticker Car Laptop Decals
Mountain Bike Cycling Biking Trail Single Track Sticker Car Laptop Decals  picture
Mountain Bike Cycling Biking Trail Single Track Sticker Car Laptop Decals
Mountain Bike Cycling Biking Trail Single Track Sticker Car Laptop Decals  picture
Mountain Bike Cycling Biking Trail Single Track Sticker Car Laptop Decals