Ecuador's Downhill Soapbox Street Racing Is Verifiably Bananas

Soapbox cars are often seen in the United States as a lowly form of racing, one with which we can entrust children. Down in rally-crazed Ecuador, however, they seem to take their motorless-sport seriously, sprinting down mountainsides or urban courses in purpose-built prototypes, often exceeding 60 mph under the pull

Hyundai Tucson to Get More Room, More Power, More Sensuous Sportiness

Hyundai revealed more details on its coming 2022 Tucson crossover, arriving in the first half of next year, and they look like they’ll move the humble utility closer to segment juggernauts Toyota RAV4 and Honda CR-V. The Tucson is Hyundai’s largest-selling vehicle in the U.S., accounting for 21 percent of

Chevy Corvette C8 With Full Custom Exhaust Sounds Properly Aggressive

Now that sounds like a real corvette. The C8 Corvette is an exciting machine in stock form, but like every other Corvette before it, owners are excited to modify their new mid-engined sportscar. One of the most popular modifications is an exhaust system that improves performance, presence, and adds character.

Daniel Ricciardo agrees pay cut, 2021 talks yet to begin

Daniel Ricciardo has agreed to slash his Renault wages to help the Enstone team survive the financial crisis. The Formula 1 teams are on the ropes with the 2020 season yet to get underway and the start being pushed back on an almost weekly basis. To date nine grands prix

2020 Nissan Rogue Sport: Slow, Small but Fun in the Snow

This little runabout was built to serve the proletariat that thinks the Nissan Rogue is just too cool and too big for regular driving. I’m kidding, no one thinks that, but this subcompact crossover market is huge, so why not capitalize? Nissan already had the platform in the Qashqai, so

Bygone Video Shows the Glory That Was Japanese Dirt Oval Stock Car Racing

Foreign reinterpretations of American inventions are always fascinating. Australia’s cult following for baseball, John Frum-style cargo cults among Pacific Islanders… and stock car racing of any kind. Invented by Moonshiners during Prohibition, stock car racing (NASCAR) has found success worldwide, with healthy race series operating in South America, Australia, Europe,