Jul 20

Aleshin Uninjured After Montoya’s Car Lands On Top Of Him (VIDEO)

The Series doubleheader weekend in has been filled with drama and it continued on Sunday at the start of Race 2. When a rain shower hit the circuit 12 laps into the feature, a massive pileup occurred at Turn 8.

The slick track caused to slam into the tire barrier as the field barreled into the turn behind him. Several drivers managed to miss the Colombian, but that wasn’t the case for hometown hero and rookie .

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Jul 19

Watch The 1,340-Hp Koenigsegg One:1 Race Around An Abandoned Airstrip (VIDEO)

The Koenigsegg One:1 can go from 0-248 mph in just 20 seconds. (Photo: Koenigsegg)

The can go from 0-248 mph in just 20 seconds. (Photo: Koenigsegg)

The world’s fastest production car on (Guiness) record – the Bugatti Veyron Super Sport – produces 1,183 horsepower and weighs more than 4,000 pounds.

Now take the Bugatti, crank up the horsepower, lower its weight and you have the all-new Koenigsegg One:1.

The Swedish manufacturer calls its newest invention the world’s first production ‘megacar’ because of its 1,000-kilowatt power rating, which converts to approximately 1,340 horsepower. Equally impressive is that the Koenigsegg machine carries a 1:1 power-to-weight ratio – hence the ‘One:1′ branding – meaning the car weighs in at just 1,340 kilograms (2,954 pounds).

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Jul 16

F1 video: Burti’s damaged helmet returned 13 years after terrifying accident

SPA-FRANCORCHAMPS, BELGIUM - SEPTEMBER 02:  GP von BELGIEN 2001, Spa Francorchamps; AUTOWRACK von Luciano BURTI/BRA - PROST -  (Photo by Sandra Behne/Bongarts/Getty Images)

’s wrecked Prost is towed away after a high-speed accident at the 2001 Belgian Grand Prix. (Photo: Sandra Behne/Bongarts/Getty Images)

Luciano Burti’s career came to an abrupt end on the fifth lap of the 2001 Belgian Grand Prix, after an attempted pass on Eddie Irvine in the blanchimont turn led to a head-on collision into the tire barriers.

Now, 13 years later, the helmet that helped save his life has been returned to him, with the mud and dirt from the accident still plastered over it.

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Jul 15

F1 video: Mercedes drivers preview German GP as competition prepares to pounce

during the British Formula One Grand Prix at Silverstone Circuit on July 6, 2014 in Northampton, United Kingdom.

(From left) Mercedes drivers and during celebrations after the 2014 British GP. (Photo: Getty Images)

The talk in the paddock ever since left Silverstone last Sunday has been over the ‘FRIC’ system and whether it will be banned prior to the upcoming German GP.

Whether it will or not remains a mystery, and talk is that the dominant Mercedes W05 Hybrid may be the car that suffers most if the system is deemed illegal. However, as far as the Silver Arrows crew is concerned, its business as usual as they get set for the team’s home Grand Prix.


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Jul 15

Formula E: Di Grassi helmet cam records full-power lap at Donington

’s rode around Britain’s last week with a GoPro camera attached to his helmet.

Above speeds of 200kph (124mph), the sound of the wind rushing by overcomes the sounds of the car, but it still remains the first time a onboard lap has been recorded at full power in dry conditions.

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