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Honda Civic Type R blitzes five iconic European circuits

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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2017 Nissan GT-R First Drive

Godzilla goes to finishing school.

The Nissan GT-R's appeal has always stemmed from its violent acceleration and singular focus on forward motion. For 2017, it also learned some manners.

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Watch a Ford GT get chewed up at Spa-Francorchamps

Probable tire failure sends number 66 into tires at Eau Rouge/Raidillon complex.

According to the team, driver Stefan Muecke was described as "conscious and relatively okay" following the wreck during hour five of six at Spa.

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Snowboarding around Spa-Francorchamps behind a Nissan GT-R

Grab a tether behind a Nissan GT-R and slide around a snow-covered Spa-Francorchamps in this fun video.

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Aston Martin to demo Vulcan at Spa 24 Hours

The Aston Martin Vulcan will show what it can do around Spa during demo laps prior to this weekend's 24-hour race.

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Alex Zanardi talks new challenge at 24 Hours of Spa with BMW

Double CART champion and Paralympic gold medal winner Alex Zanardi will line up at Spa for BMW this weekend. We ask the double amputee how he'll cope with the rigors of a 24-hour race and sharing a car with two able-bodied drivers.

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Koenigsegg One:1 sets 2:32.14 lap record at Spa

Despite noise restrictions and a busy track, the Koenigsegg One:1 managed to whittle its own lap record at the Spa-Francorchamps circuit down by another second.

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Evo blasts around in a Spa 24H-winning Mazda RX-7

Evo's Richard Meaden hops into a racing-winning, first-generation RX-7 and shows why these coupes are an important part of Mazda's performance legacy. They sound great, too.

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Racers spark up the night at Spa 24 Hours

Nismo shows why the Spa 24 Hours race deserves some respect. This video features beautiful nighttime shots of the racecars as they shoot sparks at Eau Rouge.

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Nissan withdraws from two races to focus on Le Mans

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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Flat through Eau Rouge for two decades

This weekend the Formula One circus returned from its summer break and dove head-first into the Belgian Grand Prix. And you know what that means... that's right: Eau Rouge.

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Infiniti moves to trademark Eau Rouge

With Formula One taking to Belgium and the famous Spa-Francorchamps circuit this weekend – boasting a reputation as one of the most beautiful courses on the calendar – all eyes will likely be on the tricky Eau Rouge corner, which challenges drivers' high-speed car control over a rolling, tree-lined hill. Infiniti played on the turn's iconic legacy for its ruby red Q50 Eau R

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Volvo details upcoming XC90's new scalable platform

In two weeks' time, we'll be boarding a flight for Stockholm for the live reveal of the new Volvo XC90. But before we do, Volvo has revealed another round of salient details regarding not only its new crossover, but a whole range of new vehicles to share its architecture.

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Watch Top Gear's McLaren P1 segment being made

Let's get one thing straight - we don't just watch Top Gear for the powerslides or the antics of its three hosts, we watch it for the cars, and the way TG's crack film team makes said cars look. Put in the simplest terms possible, Top Gear has the chops to elevate its reviews a form of art. It's easy to forget when watching the finished product, though, that those gorgeous films wouldn't be possible if it weren't for a car, s

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Rare Isdera Imperator 108i flexes its considerable muscles

The Isdera Imperator 108i is a remarkably rare supercar from the late 80s and early 90s. Born of a Mercedes-Benz concept car, it's powered by a range of AMG-developed V8s, with five to six liters of displacement, depending on the engine. The example shown here, lapping the legendary Spa-Francorchamps circuit, features the most pote

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Watch Sabine Schmitz race Ron Simons at Spa in a BAC Mono throwdown

Last month, RSR Nürburgring put the Queen of the Nürburgring, Sabine Schmitz, up against Ron Simons, an instructor a

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Back from vacation and straight to the Spa for the 2012 Belgian Grand Prix [spoilers]

We know it's been barely over a month, but it sure seems like a lot longer since the last Formula One race. At the end of July, Fernando Alonso lead the standings ahead of Mark Webber, Sebastian Vettel, Lewis Hamilton and Noah Joseph

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Watch nine McLaren MP4-12Cs get ready for Spa

This weekend there will be nine English visitors to the 24 Hours of Spa endurance race, all of them with the surname MP4-12C GT3. The nine cars are being fielded by six teams, one of which has already been victorious in GT races with its McLaren racer.

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Audi Sport scoops up ex-Peugeot driver Marc Gené for reserve role

When a major automaker shuts down its racing program like Peugeot did at Le Mans, it leaves a big gaping hole for everyone involved. The French automaker's departure from endurance racing left the series organizers scrambling for another team to take its place just as it was preparing to inaugurate the new FIA World Endurance Championship. It l

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