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The Mercedes-AMG team questioned Ferrari's 'tactics' after first-lap spin

The Mercedes-AMG team questioned Ferrari's 'tactics' after first-lap spin.

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Vettel bumps off Hamilton heading into British Grand Prix

Vettel bumps off Hamilton heading into British Grand Prix.

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Part of its plans to issue a stock IPO, double its workforce

Part of its plans to issue a stock IPO, double its workforce

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GT Academy winner and Nismo driver Jann Mardenborough steers the GT-R/C from a helicopter.

There's nobody inside the full-size, remote-control GT-R.

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He drives a sensational lap: "I always try to leave the best to last."

But Sebastian Vettel is right on his tail.

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Honda sets front-wheel-drive records in the hot hatch's homeland.

Honda sent the Civic Type R on a campaign to set front-drive lap records at five European Grand Prix circuits.

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Demonstrating just how challenging endurance racing can be, defending champion Brendon Hartley crashed his 919 Hybrid into another Porsche at Silverstone this weekend.

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Three used Lamborghinis are estimated to each be worth an Aventador.

Each of these Lamborghini Countaches on the docket for next month's Silverstone auction is anticipated to sell for as much as a new Aventador.

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Jaguar Land Rover has moved another step closer to buying the Silverstone race track from the British Racing Drivers' Club for the automaker's new HQ. BRDC members now get to vote whether to take negotiations further.

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Jaguar Land Rover might buy the Silverstone Circuit as a new company headquarters and turn the track into a celebration of the brand with a museum and hotel. Racing would continue there, though.

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Jaguar brings the 2016 XJR out to Silverstone to meet its spiritual progenitor in the 1988 Le Mans-winning XJR9-LM and its driver Andy Wallace. The differences are many, but Wallace is fixated on the headlights.

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The Ferrari LaFerrari, McLaren P1, and Porsche 918 all line up on the same track, at the same day, with the same driver behind the wheel. Which is fastest?

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The FIA World Endurance Championship is no longer going to have grid girls standing by the cars at the beginning of each race starting from the Six Hours of Silverstone in April.

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The Nissan GT-R LM Nismo will not make its competition debut until the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Nissan is withdrawing the racer from the first two events of the World Endurance Championship to focus on testing.

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Of all the changes in store for next year's Formula One World Championship, few are as hotly anticipated as Honda's return as an engine supplier to the McLaren team. And with the current season drawing to a close, Honda has tweeted two images of the current car running its new engine.

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Racing is all about finding the little advantages over competitors that allow you to get ahead. Sometimes those are legitimate means – like being able to take advantage of a better line through a corner – and other times drivers get a little more creative for a leg up over opponents. Sometimes things might even go a little too far. Case in point: just watch the opening of this Mazda MX-5 Cup race from Silverstone in the UK.

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Could there be anything more infuriating than making a million-plus-dollar investment in a vehicle like the McLaren P1, only to take it to a track and find you're unable to outrun a car that costs, without options, about 96,000 pounds ($159,000 at today's rates)?

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The name MG hasn't often appeared on our radar screen in the decades since the British automaker stopped producing the little roadsters beloved by so many, and it hasn't been equated with "excitement" in about as long. These days it's owned by Chinese automaker SAIC and makes budget hatchbacks wearing the stoic MG badge. But it still races from time to time.

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Gamers know that you can't get much closer to the action than in the latest installment of Polyphony Digital's Gran Turismo simulator series for the PlayStation. But just how close is that virtual reality to actual reality?

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Recreating the famous chase scene from Bullitt has become almost an art form in its own right. We've seen it done in a music video, with scale models and even in commercials. There are few films that are as defined by a single scene as the 1968 classic. Even if you don't know a single beat of the plot, the Highland Green Ford Mustang racing a Dodge Charger through the hilly streets of San Francisco is famous. It's so well known that the Silverstone Classic has created a homage to promote its cel

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