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  • The Guide to Road Racing, Part 15: The Elusive Rain Line (1882 views)

    By Corey Rueth on August 11, 2020 9:13 a.m.

    As a young racer I found myself listening to more seasoned drivers discussing rain lines at the track with great curiosity, like they belonged to a secret club. I read and asked questions but found a myriad of answers that never worked that well for me. Ultimately, I determined that my own aggressive research was my best hope for a rain strategy that produced consistent results. I have a short attention span and sports that can't kill me do little to keep my interest. I guess that's why I found racing so appealing - specifically road racing.

  • Review: 2020 Honda Civic Si HPT Coupe -- Does It Live Up To The Si Badge? (449 views)

    By Peter Nelson on August 07, 2020 11:52 a.m.

    Does this latest 10th generation, 2020 Honda Civic Si 2-Door Coupe live up to the legendary Si badge? We think so.

  • Gordon Murray Automotive Debuts the T.50: The Ultimate Driver's Car, In The Purest Form (624 views)

    By Peter Nelson on August 04, 2020 2:48 p.m.

    Highly-acclaimed designer/engineer and creator of the McLaren F1, Gordon Murray, has debuted his ultimate creation, a car designed from the ground-up to be the ultimate driver’s car: the T.50. The design, specifications, and attention to detail are absolutely astonishing.

  • Review: 2020 Ford Mustang BULLITT -- A Solid Upgrade To The GT, And Still Relevant (922 views)

    By Peter Nelson on July 31, 2020 1:02 p.m.

    We had a ton of fun with the 2020 Bullitt. It handled and rode well enough, its engine was genuinely entertaining, inputs were great, and we found it to be a good, flexible performance car that one could live with day-to-day quite easily. Even if a lot of Bullitts will probably get squirreled away for a Barrett-Jackson event in 30 years.

  • What’s The Inside Of A Tire Look Like Under Load? (94 views)

    By Peter Nelson on July 31, 2020 11:52 a.m.

    It’s pretty cool when we can get a glimpse of something that at first might seem a little mundane, but is actually quite fascinating, especially when it comes to never-before-seen characteristics of a car’s components.

  • Dog Days Of COVID Summer: Five Entertaining Automotive YouTube Channels Worth Subscribing To (134 views)

    By Peter Nelson on July 30, 2020 4:11 p.m.

    During this dog-days-filled COVID Summer, a good amount of us are probably still in a place of having a tad more time on our hands than usual. Luckily, it seems like there are more YouTube channels than ever that focus on entertaining automotive content, which can help keep us occupied.

  • Benevolent Briton Takes Brief Break To Bust Knuckles (73 views)

    By Peter Nelson on July 23, 2020 12:52 p.m.

    It’s pretty cool when we hear stories of drivers, crew members, etc., swapping roles or going the extra mile to help each other out in the pits.

  • Skiing And Motorsports Go Hand In Hand, Er, Glove In Glove (81 views)

    By Peter Nelson on July 22, 2020 6:25 p.m.

    We recently happened upon an article by high-end haberdasher Alps and Meters which lists several enthusiast platforms that owe a bit of their cred to confidently climbing up snow-covered mountain roads.

  • Beautiful Form Following Function: How The Maserati MC12 Was Designed (82 views)

    By Peter Nelson on July 22, 2020 12:58 p.m.

    World-renowned car designed Frank Stephenson has a YouTube channel, and it’s a treasure trove of fun facts for us car nerds. One car he designed that’s especially near and dear to our hearts is the low-production, homologated sibling to the Ferrari Enzo: the Maserati MC12.

  • Spec MX-5 SimRacing Challenge Driver Profile: #42 Michael Borden (241 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on July 21, 2020 12 p.m.

    Michael is a returning driver with a solid record of top-10 finishes in 2019 and finished 6th overall in the 2019 Spec MX-5 SimRacing Challenge season. He's a hard-charger and is not afraid to put his elbows out and fight for a position. With a single win in the 2020 season, he's sitting in 3rd, only 8 points behind 2nd place with one regular season event to go.