Articles about Car Racing

A stunning victory in Abu Dhabi
Like father, like son. Nico Rosberg, son of 1982 Formula 1 world champion Keke Rosberg, has just become the 33rd driver to win F1's coveted crown. He placed second in the Abu Dhabi Grand Prix which concluded the 2016 season. The
Thailand did not disappoint
Last week, we were fortunate enough to be invited by Nissan Philippines to Buriram, Thailand, to witness round 7 of the 2016 Super GT season. The weekend at Chang International Circuit was filled with all the right ingredients that make motorsport events
Yes, Arci Muñoz pics are included
We hope you were able to drop by Leg 2 of the 2016 Vios Cup, held last weekend in Filinvest, Alabang. After all, it's not often Metro Manila residents get to witness a car-racing event live.For this leg, Toyota
In time for this weekend's race
The results of the second leg of the 2015 Toyota Vios Cup held in Cebu shook things up in a big way, so we walked the pit lane after the race to ask the drivers about the results and how the weight-
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As you know, the third leg of the 2015 Toyota Vios Cup is going to be staged this weekend--September 5 (Saturday, qualifying) and September 6 (Sunday, race proper)--at the SM Mall of Asia Bayside grounds.If you're into car
Exercise is the breakfast of race drivers
So you think you've got what it takes to be a racing driver? Perhaps you've completed the latest edition of Gran Turismo, including all the 24-hour races. Maybe you're hot stuff in online races as well. But racing
Know which roads will be closed
SM Mall of Asia has released updated details regarding the rerouting of traffic within the MOA territory for the upcoming Toyota Vios Cup activities on September 5 and 6 (this weekend). As per the memo, motorists should expect heavy traffic within the
In partnership with Puma
BMW and Puma have just revealed what is probably the racing suit to rule all racing suits. Seriously, this thing is reminiscent of Tony Stark's computer-assisted power armor--minus the armor, that is.The two German companies have created a
Pinoy driver beats international rivals
A few weeks ago, Nissan Philippines asked us to fly to Silverstone in the UK to cover the Asian race camp of the Nissan GT Academy, where six Filipino hopefuls were to compete against rivals from Japan, Thailand, Indonesia and India for
On his 20th death anniversary
In 1911, in the small Argentinian town of Balcarce, a legend was born. Juan Manuel "The Maestro" Fangio was undoubtedly one of the greatest racers to man the wheel of an Formula 1 car. Maybe it was only fitting that he was
In memory of a promising F1 driver
By now, it has been widely reported that Jules Bianchi, who had been severely injured at the 2014 Japanese Grand Prix in October, passed away on July 17th after being in a coma for nine months. The former driver for the Marussia
A crash course in modern-day F1
Finally decided to give Formula 1 a try? At the very least, you know it's a racing series with open-wheel cars. Maybe you happened to catch Marlon Stockinger driving such a machine at the recent "Slipstream 2.0" event, or
A film about Filipino racing legends
Hardcore motorsport fans often wonder why car racing isn't really big in the Philippines. There are events, sure, but the coverage doesn't seem significant enough to even attract sponsors. Well, those fans will be pleased to know that there was
See if you like the livery
Keen racing enthusiasts know that the original Ford GT40 was a product of the rivalry between Henry Ford II and Enzo Ferrari. In the early '60s, Ford was in talks to buy Ferrari, but things went sour when it came to who
Its 17th victory in the historic race
The 24 Hours of Le Mans is the most demanding and intense motor race in the world. Hundreds of drivers from around the world arrive in France to race at the legendary Circuit De La Sarthe, located in Le Mans. The 13.
Inspired by classic Toyota race cars
The Toyota 86 is arguably one of the most sought-after sports cars of our time. For roughly P1.6 million, you get a car that is fun to drive, offers balanced handling, and looks really good. And in typical Toyota tradition,
In GT and touring car series
Remember Philippine Touring Car Championship titleholder Edwin Rodriguez--the guy who used his Mazda 2 race car last year to pay tribute to Enzo Pastor during the "Beat Michele Bumgarner" event at the SM Mall of Asia open grounds? Well, his hard
Watch wheel-to-wheel racing down south
Toyota Motor Philipines is fulfilling its promise to stage its one-make race outside Luzon. This weekend, May 16-17, the second leg of the 2015 Vios Cup will be held in Cebu. At a custom-built track created just for this
It's all about car upgrades this weekend
After three weeks off, Formula 1 resumes the 2015 season by kicking off the European leg in Spain this weekend. This is the 25th Spanish Grand Prix to be held at the Circuit de Catalunya, which also sees a lot of activity
Do you have what it takes?
We know you have been waiting for this since Nissan Philippines announced that it was officially bringing the Nissan GT Academy virtual-to-reality driver training program to the country.Just two weeks after it kicked off the Philippine leg of the
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