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    Motorsport: Infiniti Q50 to enter British Touring Car Championship
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    Infiniti doesn't have much in the way of motorsports heritage. Sure, its logo is currently plastered all over the open-wheelers of the Red Bull Racing Formula One team, but that's little more than a series of stickers – the turbocharged V6 hybrid still comes from corporate cousin ...

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    Video: How to turn a Pontiac Fiero into a trackday car
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    Imagine hitting the track in a mid-engine, rear-wheel drive sports coupe that's affordable and has pretty good parts availability. It might sound like a pipe dream, but it's actually quite possible, if you're willing to think a little outside the box. The Pontiac Fiero is out there just waiting ...

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    Official: Nissan Canada offers box-fresh racecar for $19,998 [w/video]
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    Nissan is seriously emphasizing its commitment to motorsports with projects like next year's GT-R LM endurance racer at Le Mans and the company's participation with GT Academy. At least in Canada, the automaker is adding another opportunity to get people onto the track with the new Nissan Micra ...

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    Motorsport: Should F1 move to closed cockpits? Alonso thinks it's worth further study [w/poll]
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    The deaths of Ayrton Senna and Dale Earnhardt revolutionized safety in top-flight motorsports. And while we continue to mourn their passing, the truth is that the safety changes made after their deaths have saved lives. Now, Jules Bianchi's severe head injury is reigniting the safety controversy ...

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    Video: History of BMW touring cars looks splendid in Adrenalin trailer
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    More high-quality documentaries about the history of motorsports are always welcome. When thinking about racing, we generally focus on moving forward to go a little faster or shave a tenth of a second off a lap. There's not much time to look backward. It's too bad, because there are so many ...

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    Rumormill: Ford GT to be revived, Le Mans battle upcoming
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    Ford dominated the 24 Hours of Le Mans from 1966 to 1969, scoring four consecutive wins. Wouldn't it be great if the Blue Oval could go back to France for the 50th anniversary of that performance and show it can still compete in international endurance racing? Actually, the latest rumors indicate ...

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    Video: Watch Travis Pastrana put on a show at Red Bull Straight Rhythm event
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    With experience competing in rallying, the NASCAR Nationwide series and other forms of motorsport, Travis Pastrana just seems to love anything with an engine that moves fast. However, he first gained popularity for his ability on a dirt bike, especially when it comes to jumping them at the X ...

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    Followup: Footage of Jules Bianchi's crash hits web as doctors update his status [w/video]
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    Last weekend's Japanese Grand Prix was overshadowed by a serious crash that left Marussia F1 driver Jules Bianchi in critical but stable condition after the French driver speared off course and struck a tractor that was attending to the stricken car of Sauber's Adrian Sutil. Now, as video of the ...

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    Video: Terrifying rally car crash is shockingly non-lethal
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    Going to most races means watching the action from behind a fence or from high up on grandstands, but rallying often gives spectators the chance to get closer to the competition than practically any other forms of motorsport. If people are willing to put themselves in danger, they're able to sit ...

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    Motorsport: Race Recap: 2014 Japanese Grand Prix is wet, woebegone
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    Typhoon Phanfone made landfall in Japan on Sunday, causing a slow start to a very wet and strategy-heavy race, all of it overshadowed by the race-ending injury to Marussia driver Jules Bianchi. Before that, Nico Rosberg made the most of two days of dry running, leading two of the three Free ...

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