Tag: Motorsport

Watch Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel And Charles Leclerc Take Each Other Out In Brazil

With only six laps remaining in the 2019 Brazilian Grand Prix, Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel and Charles Leclerc inexplicably made contact on the straight approaching the Descinda do Lago curve at the Interlagos circuit. The split-second contact ended both of their races, damaging Leclerc’s front-right wheel, before sending Vettel limping into retirement as well with a […]

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Mercedes-Benz Says Its F1 Team Is Absolutely Not For Sale

The Mercedes-AMG Petronas Motorsport F1 Team is categorically not for sale, Carscoops can confirm. Earlier this week, a sensational report surfaced indicating that Mercedes-Benz was looking to sell its F1 team and hand over daily operations while still remaining a constructor and engine supplier in the championship. However, a well-placed source who wishes to remain […]

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2020 Audi R8 LMS GT4 Is Ready To Roll Its Wheels In Anger

Coinciding with the launch of the R8 RWD, Audi Sport has also unveiled the revised R8 LMS GT4. The racer borrows about 60 percent of its components from the production version of the supercar, which a href=”https://www.carscoops.com/2018/10/2019-audi-r8-debuts-sportier-styling-familiar-v10-engine/”>received a facelift one year ago, and wants to build on the success of its predecessor that has claimed […]

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That Was Quick: 2020 BMW M2 CS Gains Racing Version For Motorsport Beginners

Following the official reveal of the hardcore M2 CS, BMW Motorsport has announced its racing sibling that’s been (somewhat unimaginatively) named the M2 CS Racing. The new M2 CS Racing is powered by the 3.0-liter straight-six S55 engine, producing between 280 HP and 365 HP, depending on the Balance of Performance or Permit B classification. […]

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Brabham BT62 Competition Spec Detailed, Costs £750,000 Without Tax

Brabham has confirmed the official pricing and details of the new BT62 Competition spec, which will be used for the brand’s endurance racing debut at Brands Hatch, on November 9-10. Offered alongside the Road Compliant Conversion and Ultimate Track Car, the BT62 Competition starts at £750,000 ($964,231/€868,737) in the UK, without tax, and is a […]

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2020 Toyota GR Supra GT4 Racer Coming To Private Racers For $195,000 Plus Taxes

Toyota Gazoo Racing will start selling the Supra GT4 to European customer teams in March 2020, with North America to follow in August and Japan/Asia in October of the same year. The new Toyota GR Supra GT4 race car is closely related to the road-going model, featuring the same 3.0-liter straight-six engine with a twin-scroll […]

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Fernando Alonso Confirmed For 2020 Dakar With Factory Toyota Hilux

Toyota Gazoo Racing has announced an all-star lineup for the 2020 Dakar Rally, which includes two-time F1 World Champion Fernando Alonso. Alonso will team up with navigator Marc Coma, with Toyota’s works team featuring three more crews: Nasser Al-Attiyah and navigator Mathieu Baumel; Giniel de Villiers and navigator Alex Haro; Bernhard Ten Brinke and navigator […]

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Screaming Fiat 850 Features An 178 HP Kawasaki Ninja ZX-12R Engine

Hillclimb competitions are home to some of the most crazed performance cars on the planet. This Fiat 850 is one of them. The rear-engined, rear-wheel drive Fiat 850 was built from 1964 until 1973 with a four-cylinder engine displacing up to 903 cc, excluding later Abarth-tuned examples. This particular 850 also features a four-cylinder engine, […]

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Acura’s Iconic Integra Type R Touring Car Returns To The Track For More Action

The legendary Acura Integra Type R race car of RealTime Racing has been restored back to its former glory, during which it dominated the Speed Touring Car Championship. RealTime Racing competed with the Acura Integra Type R from its debut in 1997 through the 2002 season in the Speed Touring Car Championship, managing to capture […]

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