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2022 Porsche 911 GT3 pricing starts at $161,100

2022 Porsche 911 GT3 pricing starts at $161,100

Porsche debuted the 2022 911 GT3 last February, but the German carmaker failed to disclose the entry price for its track-inspired, road-legal 911 sports car. But now, it’s finally been revealed. The 2022 Porsche 911 GT3 has base prices starting at $161,100 (not including $1,350 destination fees), and it costs significantly more than the outgoing GT3 model.

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Mini Electric Pacesetter inspired by JCW debuts as Formula E’s new safety car

Mini Electric Pacesetter inspired by JCW debuts as Formula E’s new safety car

It’s official. The Mini Electric Pacesetter inspired by JCW is debuting as the new safety car for the ABB FIA Formula E World Championship series. It will debut at the Rome E-Prix on April 10, 2021, at Race 3 of the 2021 Formula E season. Continuing upon the storied racing history of the John Cooper Works (JCW) name, this Mini Electric Pacesetter is a harbinger of the brand’s electric future.

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McLaren ends legendary Sports Series lineup with final deliveries of 620R supercar

McLaren ends legendary Sports Series lineup with final deliveries of 620R supercar

Production for British automaker McLaren's Sports Series ended in December 2020 with the final builds of its 620R supercar. The 620R commemorates the McLaren Sports Series's final chapter, which began in 2015 with the 570S coupe. After six years and seven brilliant models, the last production examples of the 620R are now making their way to owner garages across the Middle East, Europe, and Africa.

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2021 Aston Martin Vantage F1 Edition commemorates return to Formula 1 racing

2021 Aston Martin Vantage F1 Edition commemorates return to Formula 1 racing

Aston Martin is back in the racing paddocks for the 2020 Formula 1 season. Celebrating Aston’s return is the 2021 Vantage F1 Edition model featuring similar upgrades to the official Aston Martin Vantage F1 safety car, including an upgraded V8 motor with more power and a plethora of aerodynamic upgrades.

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Pagani Huayra R is a $3.1M sendoff with an 838HP V12 engine

Pagani Huayra R is a $3.1M sendoff with an 838HP V12 engine

Premier Italian automaker Pagani is back on the radar with a fitting sendoff to its magnificent Huayra mid-engine supercar. First introduced in 2012 as a successor to Pagani’s wildly successful and award-winning Zonda, the Huayra R is unlike any Huayra before it.

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McLaren 720S GT3X takes race-ready to another level

McLaren 720S GT3X takes race-ready to another level

The standard McLaren 720S is as extreme as a road-ready supercar should be, but the newest 720S GT3X is taking the word ‘extreme’ to a whole new level. Based on the track-only 720S GT3 competing in numerous GT3 championship races across Europe, the Middle East, and the USA, the GT3X is breaking free from the constraints of racing guidelines by offering more power, more speed, and more excitement in the racing class.

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Lordstown Motors shows off Endurance race truck concept

Lordstown Motors shows off Endurance race truck concept

As electric vehicles have become more common on roads around the country and the world, we've learned that being emissions-free doesn't mean giving up performance. Lordstown Motors is a company that will be producing an electric truck, and the company recently showed off a rendering of a concept Endurance racing truck that the company plans to enter in the San Felipe 250 off-road race in April.

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With a morphing body and all-EV power the Lotus E-R9 is a racer piloted like a jet

With a morphing body and all-EV power the Lotus E-R9 is a racer piloted like a jet

Lotus has promised big changes as it revamps its entire sports car range, but we weren't quite expecting anything like the new E-R9 all-electric racer. Described by the British automaker as "a next-generation pure electric endurance racer," it's a vision of what performance EVs for motorsport might look like come 2030.

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Honda Performance Development is selling limited-edition Type R engines for racing applications

Honda Performance Development is selling limited-edition Type R engines for racing applications

Honda Performance Development (HPD) has been selling Type R crate engines exclusively to racing teams and Honda Racing Line members. But in recent news, it seems HPD is opening its doors to a limited number of Type R crate engines to anyone with a fat wallet.

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Jaguar C-Type Continuation model celebrates 70 years of racing glory

Jaguar C-Type Continuation model celebrates 70 years of racing glory

The original Jaguar C-Type won the Le Mans 24 Hour race in its first attempt in 1951. After retiring in 1952 due to overheating issues (after modifying the cooling system to enhance the aerodynamics), it came back to Le Mans in 1953 and took the checkered flag. Seventy years onwards, Jaguar Classic is reliving the past by reviving the original C-Type Le Mans racer.

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Toyota GR010 Hybrid racer rumored to spawn a street version

Toyota GR010 Hybrid racer rumored to spawn a street version

Toyota has a new racing car for the 2021 FIA World Endurance Championship. The vehicle is called the GR010 Hybrid and what's more exciting than a new racing car is that reports claim a street-legal version will launch in the near future. The vehicle seen below is the 2021 GR010 Hybrid racing car, but it's unclear what exactly the street-legal version might look like.

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Zyrus LP1200 Strada is a modified Lamborghini Huracan Performante

Zyrus LP1200 Strada is a modified Lamborghini Huracan Performante

A company out of Norway called Zyrus Engineering has taken an already impressive performing car, the Lamborghini Huracan Performante, and made it perform better. The car the company created is known as the LP1200 Strada and results from two years of testing. Over those two years, the company spent 3728 miles on race tracks.

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