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Long Beach Grand Prix 2010: Reflecting on America's Monaco

2010 Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach Grid Girls – Click above for high-res image gallery

Long Beach Grand Prix 2010: Toyota Pro/Celebrity race never flops [Spoilers]

2010 Long Beach Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race – Click above for high-res image gallery

Long Beach Grand Prix 2010: Lone caution makes for fast IndyCar action [Spoilers]

2010 Toyota Grand Prix of Long Beach – Click above for huge high-res image gallery

Rhys Millen gets first Formula Drift podium for Hyundai Genesis Coupe [w/video]

Rhys Millen drifting primer – click above to watch the video

Patrick Dempsey to race at Long Beach... but not in the Toyota Pro/Celebrity Race

Actor Patrick Dempsey is no stranger to racetracks, nor to the pages of Autoblog. We've run into the Gray's Anatomy star at various races and automotive events over the past few years, most recently piloting a '90s Mazda RX-792 LeMans racer in t

Tesla looking at Long Beach and Downey for Model S electric vehicle plant

Tesla Roadster Sport - Click above for high-res image gallery

Tesla Motors buying Long Beach Boeing building?

Might the corporate logo of the world's best known electric car maker one day grace the roof of the former "Home of the Boeing 717"? Despite sealed lips from officials, rumors abound that Domenick Yoney

Long Beach study shows gas/hybrid buses get lower mileage than diesel

The National Renewable Energy Laboratory has just completed a two-year study of the hybrid buses being operated by Long Beach Transit in southern California. Unlike most transit systems using hybrid buses, Long Beach has been using a system that combines a gasoline engine with a series hybrid system. The ISE ThunderVolt hybrid uses a Ford 6.8L V10 running at constant speed to turn a generator that provides juice to a pair of electric motors. Only the motors drive the wheels. Instead of batteries

Long Beach K9 Officers Association Car Show

Click above for more photos of classic cars and dogs

Long Beach Grand Prix: Final Champ Car race gallery

Click above for huge high-res gallery of Champ Car action from Long Beach

Long Beach Grand Prix: People Gallery

Click above for high-res gallery from this weekend's LBGP

ALMS at Long Beach

Click above for high-res gallery of ALMS action from Long Beach

Two busiest U.S. ports pledge to clean up diesel emissions

The busiest ports in the nation, Los Angeles and Long Beach, announced an aggressive air pollution control plan, which would make them the cleanest in the world. The $2-billion, five-year plan expects to reduce sooty diesel pollution from cargo ships, trains and trucks by more than 50%, which might result in some loss of business. The plan aims at reducing health risks to dockworkers and communities around the docks and loading facilities, and the region's congested freeways and railroads. The s

Motorsports this Weekend: April 15-16

Easter weekend is traditionally an off-weekend for most racing series, providing TV-watchers a chance to catch up on some taped broadcasts from the supporting series that we often miss in the busier weekends.