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  • Best Race Cars: Spec MX-5 (1278 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on June 13, 2018 11:35 a.m.

    There are many ways to assess road racing cars. The obvious way is sheer pace, where lap times, ideally across a range of tracks, are used to determine merit.

  • Video: POV Canyon Drive In Acura NSX (821 views)

    By Bradley Iger on June 13, 2018 11:29 a.m.

    In this Point-of-view video we take a ride in the hybrid NSX through some California canyons

  • The Best Alternative To Spec Miata (4437 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on June 13, 2018 11:19 a.m.

    Presumably you're reading this article because you're tired of all the Spec Miata love, but before we leave the topic, we feel obligated to suggest that, if you are new to road racing, you consider the joys of SM.

  • Speed Secrets: What's Really Driving Your Car? (590 views)

    By Ross Bentley on June 13, 2018 10:31 a.m.

    What percentage of your driving is mental and what percentage is physical? Whether you're racing wheel-to-wheel, doing track days or driver education events, autocrossing, or whatever, how much of it is mental and how much physical?

  • Need To Know: 10 Reasons Your Racing Should Begin In A Simulator (1608 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on June 06, 2018 11:17 a.m.

    We talk to lots of drivers who have an interest in track activities. But they often are slightly confused about how to get started. On one level, we say "just do something" because getting experience and getting in the habit of doing track activities is how you get comfortable and begin to develop some skill. That isn't sufficient, though...

  • Is Racing Missing Some Obvious Changes? (960 views)

    By Tom Martin on June 06, 2018 11:04 a.m.

    The funny thing is, sports car racing is a lot like opera, only in some ways it is less appealing. What I want to suggest here is that it doesn't have to be this way, but some things big and small would have to change.

  • Video: POV Drive In 1988 Porsche 911 Outlaw (1309 views)

    By Chris Amos on June 06, 2018 10:59 a.m.

    Here Tedward take us for a look at, listen to and ride in his 1988 911.

  • Speed Secrets: What Makes a Great Driver? (761 views)

    By Ross Bentley on June 06, 2018 10:53 a.m.

    What makes a great driver? And don't say, "Greatness!" Before I begin to give you my answer, I want dispel the myth that great drivers are born great, that they popped out of the womb with natural driving talent.

  • Video: POV Track Drive In Focus RS At Road America (666 views)

    By Winding Road Staff on May 30, 2018 11:10 a.m.

    Here Chris Ostberg takes us on a lap of a wet Road America in the Ford Focus RS.

  • The Best Low-Cost Helmet For Road Racing (2366 views)

    By Shawn Stout on May 30, 2018 10:56 a.m.

    We talk to track day/HPDE enthusiasts and sports car racers every day who are looking for a great helmet at a price that won't break the bank.