GTSIX: 500PP Showdown! The Beautiful Droptop TVR Tamora Against the…

Boy do we have a good one for today! Two different 500 performance point cars, each with their own ups and downs! One is a smooth, sleek British roadster while the other is a powerful, hard-charging American muscle car. The 2002 TVR Tamora and 2013 Ford Mustang Boss 302 may look very different on paper, yet despite… » 4/23/14 3:45pm Yesterday 3:45pm

GTSIX: NBR Reviews a Cruel Beast, an Incredible Daihatsu Midget D Type …

Dear readers, it is with heavy hearts that I must tell you about a tragedy that has befallen us at the GTSIX Team (me). While out testing this 124hp Kei truck, recommended by tumblr user koten4, our test driver lost control of the car after hitting a kerbstone and rolled end over end across the track. The little car… » 4/23/14 7:52am Yesterday 7:52am

AutoX/Track Guys- In need of a helmet for a big oval head

Dear automotive racing enthusiasts, I come to you in search of assistance. You see, I have a rather large melon on my neck and my head is slightly oval shaped (front to back not all foot ball shaped like stewies) and I need some helmet recommendations. Id prefer something full faced, and preferably has an aire of… » 4/22/14 3:18pm Tuesday 3:18pm

GTSIX: NBR Reviews the Very Weird and Very Awesome Marcos Mini Marcos…

This Mini Marcos GT, recommended by Sparf is a fantastic little car. Built as an FRP coupe on top of a Mini chassis, this little car ran in the 1966 24 Hours of Le Mans, and made it to the end. (In last.) The little thing may only have 78 horsepower, but it weighs just 559 kilograms! It's insane lightness makes it an… » 4/22/14 1:30pm Tuesday 1:30pm

Gran Turismo Six Nurburgring Car Review, #1 1991 Mazda RX-7

On the first installment of my Nurburgring Nordschliefe car reviews, GT6 edition, we'll be looking at one of the best test bed tuning cars for the ring, the 1991 Mazda efini RX-7 Type R. Now, keep in mind, this one was completely stock, and just had an oil change, so it managed an 8:32.3 on sports hard tires with my… » 4/22/14 7:34am Tuesday 7:34am

An Open Letter to Sports Car “Fans” Rooting Against the Success of…

Stop it. Stop it right now. I mean it. I know you're upset that you don't get to see LMP1s racing in the regional racing series since the merger. I know that the first two races of the inaugural season of TUSCC had issues. I know that P2s haven't had much success against DPs. You've said it. You've said it a thousand… » 4/17/14 12:08pm 4/17/14 12:08pm

Trying Out a 3D-Scanner That Makes Helmets Custom-Molded to Your Head

It's not hard to find a badass-looking helmet for your adrenaline-fueled hobbies. The trick is finding one that fits correctly. For decades, that's meant buying a standard (S/M/L) size lid and rearranging the padding to conform to your noggin. Recently, I got to try out a much better way. » 4/11/14 5:26pm 4/11/14 5:26pm

Why Tesla Needs to go Racing!

Everyone knows that if you want to really test your car's capabilities, you go racing. The pinnacle of performance and durability. Car manufacturer's go racing to show how capable their cars are, whether this is rally, LeMans, F1 or stock car racing. Racing can either show the cars strengths, or provide a scale for… » 3/31/14 3:53pm 3/31/14 3:53pm

Preparing for a race...

"I've never raced at this track before, but I've spent a whole lot of time on it with my Playstation." A phrase often heard when rookie racers arrive at a track they don't know. So surely there's some value in the whole videogame racing story. Well it would appear so, just ask Jann Mardenborough. » 3/24/14 5:37am 3/24/14 5:37am