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Watch paralyzed IndyCar driver Sam Schmidt race hi-tech Corvette at Goodwood

The quadriplegic is back behind the wheel thanks to technology

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W Series to become team-based championship as sponsors rush in

The second season opens in Austria this weekend

The Black automotive pioneers who helped reshape the automotive world

These men laid the groundwork for many automotive inventions we use today

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Removing highways could improve cities without increasing traffic

But doing so equitably can be tricky, and it can take a while

IndyCar courts Black fans, drivers, crews in push to diversify

Only two Black drivers have competed in the Indy 500 in over a century

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Simona de Silvestro and Beth Paretta make history at the Indy 500

The team, driven, run and staffed by women, earned the final qualifying position on the grid

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Bond stunt driver Jessica Hawkins joins Aston Martin as 'driver ambassador'

'I enjoy sending cars sideways almost as much as I do racing' the W Series driver said

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British F1 drivers join social media boycott against online abuse

'There is no place in our society for any kind of abuse'

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Female car repair shop owner blazes a trail in UAE

'Most of my family are surprised ... because this project, this business, it's not easy for ladies'

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Bubba Wallace's new NASCAR team gets Netflix documentary series

The series will follow the 23XI Racing team throughout the 2021 season

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GM commits to doubling ad spending with Black-owned media

'This action plan will transform our engagement model with diverse media in a sustainable way'

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On International Women's Day, honoring Helene Rother, pioneer of car interior design

Automotive Hall-of-Famer changed the way we think about car interiors

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Mercedes F1 team shows off Lewis Hamilton's new ride

It's back in black livery as he redoubles his efforts toward social justice

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Cherokee Nation calls on Jeep to stop using its name

The principal chief did so in a statement to Car and Driver

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Saudi rights activist Loujain al-Hathloul freed

She became famous — infamous to the regime — for challenging ban on women driving

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Lewis Hamilton signs new contract with Mercedes to chase eighth F1 title

Includes a joint commitment to promote diversity and inclusion in racing

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This is why there was no 420-series Nissan Pickup

We almost had a Datsun 420 pickup in the 1960s

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C.R. Patterson and Sons was the first Black-owned car company

Charles Patterson freed himself from slavery and built his company from the ground up

C. R. Patterson and Sons was the first Black-owned car company in the U.S. It competed directly against Ford in 1915 with the Patterson-Greenfield automobile.

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