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Volkswagen releases Pikes Peak onboard footage from I.D. R

See Romain Dumas do his record run up the mountain

VW Pikes Peak record drive onboard footage is released.

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VW shifting its racing focus to rallying and other production-based series

Will the Beetle still be VW's rallycross car in America?

Volkswagen's Motorsport division has announced that it's going to focus more on production car-based racing. This means its long-standing Formula 3 commitment will be ending after the 2018 season, resulting in more attention given to circuit racing and rallying.

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Volkswagen is leaving World Rally Championship at the end of this season

As Audi withdraws from Le Mans, VW does the same in WRC.

After a string of successful years, Volkswagen Motorsport will be leaving WRC.

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Check out this guy's amazing car soundtracks made with his mouth

Mastering an impression is hard enough – even if you're trying to do a person with highly recognizable tendencies, like Christopher Walken or Al Pacino – but getting the sound of vehicle just right by using nothing but your own vocal anatomy is on a whole different level. That's what makes people like Daniel Jovanov so impressive. The former Australia's Got Talent contestant doesn't just do a generic car or truck, he has honed his skill down to specific models.

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Jost Capito leaving Ford SVT for Volkswagen Motorsport

Few know performance and racing like Jost Capito. The speed-obsessed auto exec started out developing high-performance engines for BMW, then headed the motorsport department at Porsche before taking up senior management positions with the Sauber Formula One team.