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  • Gear Spotlight: The Alpinestars Alloy Mechanic Shoe (233 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on May 16, 2019 1:34 p.m.

    The new Alpinestars Alloy is a shoe meant for comfort, support, and durability. This might be the first time a major motorsports safety equipment manufacturer has designed something with techs’ foot comfort in mind.

  • This Weekend In Racing: May 17th - May 19th (217 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on May 16, 2019 1:05 p.m.

    There’s a lot to watch this weekend in the racing world, including practice and qualifying for this year’s Indy 500 (scheduled for May 26th)!

  • One Of The Best Seats For Tall Folks: Sabelt GT 3 Racing Seat (75 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on May 16, 2019 12:46 p.m.

    The Sabelt GT 3 racing seat is a great candidate for holding you tight while carving between the cones, diving into corners, or any other performance driving scenario.

  • Video: 2003 Porsche Owners Club Tribute to Le Mans (418 views)

    By Peter Nelson on May 14, 2019 8:45 p.m.

    Porsche Owners Club is having their 26th annual Tribute to Le Mans endurance race this weekend at Willow Springs International Raceway, just in time before it gets too hot for a weekend of events at Southern California’s legendary high desert track.

  • F1 Vs. IndyCar: Round 1 (1832 views)

    By Tom Martin on May 14, 2019 7:18 p.m.

    F1 and IndyCar ran on the same weekend for the first time this year on May 11-12. This inspired us to comment on the relative success of each series in providing racing entertainment.

  • This Generation's BMW Art Car? Jason Whipple's Berg Cup-Inspired 1980 Volkswagen Scirocco (439 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on May 14, 2019 6:52 p.m.

    Donut Media recently posted an episode of their show Bumper 2 Bumper on a vehicle that we have a great appreciation for: The Mark I Volkswagen Scirocco.

  • Video: Watkins Glen Walls + Light Rain + Slicks = "Interesting" (320 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on May 14, 2019 12:32 p.m.

    All of the recent rain in Austin and Southern California has had us thinking about our experiences racing and running HPDE in the wet. The significant changes to balancing the car in corners, increased braking distances, being even more tender with our inputs; it’s a real set of challenges that demands a lot of focus and nerves.

  • 2019 Lexus LX 570 2 Row - POV Test Drive (132 views)

    By Chris Amos on May 13, 2019 11:31 a.m.

    2019 Lexus LX 570 2 Row - POV Video Test Drive

  • 13-Year-Old Designs Tyrrell-Inspired Go-Kart (166 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on May 08, 2019 4:51 p.m.

    In recent years, the Mercedes-Benz G 63 AMG 6x6 has been the talk of the town for all things 6-wheeled. While the 6x6 might be really capable off-road and a bunch of fun to drive, we’d still prefer the original 6-wheeled performance machine: the Tyrrell P34 from 1976.

  • Speed Secrets: How to Practice (656 views)

    By Ross Bentley on May 07, 2019 5:48 p.m.

    Your mental approach to testing and practice is important. You want to simulate the competitive spirit and environment as closely as possible. You want the same intensity and aggressiveness in practice as you do in the race. If you practice at 99%, that's how you will perform in the race. It's very difficult to get back to 100%.