Fantasy WRC Preview: Finland

Christ, we're up to Finland already? Alright then! Finland is the wet dream of every rally driver and co-driver around the world. Ridiculous speed, ridiculous jumps, ridiculous roads, and with half a million people showing up for the rally (in a country with a population of just five million) ridiculous fans. If… » 7/28/14 6:00pm Monday 6:00pm

What It's Like To Race, Crash, And Fix A 300 Horsepower BMW Rally Car

BRAKIM Racing isn't the craziest team in American rallying. There are plenty of madcap Irishmen for that. But the high-flying Brakim guys are one of the fastest teams in their class, and they might just be the most entertaining team in the field. » 7/27/14 3:32pm Sunday 3:32pm

Red Bull Global Rallycross Race Preview: The Dirt Track at Charlotte

Seems that racing on dirt ovals is all the rage now in the Jalopnik community, which is why we're bummed out that we couldn't get some folks to come down to The Dirt Track at Charlotte to see how we roll here. No worries, though—we won't hold it against you (too much). :) » 7/26/14 9:27am Saturday 9:27am

How To Pass In Red Bull Global Rallycross

With only 10 laps or less to work with, every lap of a Red Bull Global Rallycross race is crucial—there's no time to waste in your march up the field, especially if you're not able to grab the holeshot. At Volkswagen Rallycross New York on Sunday, Scott Speed demonstrated how to make the best of a second-row starting… » 7/25/14 4:48pm Friday 4:48pm

The Helsinki Battle: War, Finnish Style

Finland is a nation with a very proud and very extensive motorsports culture, and this year they decided to remind the world but putting up a challenge. Tomorrow (July 26), as part of the run-up to the 2014 running of the Neste Oil Rally Finland, four of the nation's greatest rally legends will take on six of the… » 7/25/14 4:46pm Friday 4:46pm

One of the longest held 0-60 records of all time

Think back and remember all the greatest supercars; the McLaren F1, the original Koeniggsegg, Ferrari F40 and F50, the Saleen S7 and so on. Now think of how quickly they can reach 60mph; blistering fast, most in the low 3-4 second range. Of all these cars and of all the supercars that you could get, which do you… » 7/15/14 3:32pm 7/15/14 3:32pm

Hey, We're Red Bull Global Rallycross

Greetings, Kinja-sphere! We're Red Bull Global Rallycross. For those of you who are aware of us already, yes, this is our official blog within the Kinja network. We're incredibly grateful to Gawker Media, and especially our friends at Jalopnik, for helping us get set up here. » 7/14/14 3:19pm 7/14/14 3:19pm

Burning Brakes In A Van Down The Highest Mountain In The Northeast

Every car that drives up and down the road to the top of Mount Washington gets a bumper sticker celebrating the car's achievement. I didn't really understand what that meant until I found myself smelling roasting brakes in a church van loaded with a couple hundred pounds of fuel onboard. » 7/11/14 7:45pm 7/11/14 7:45pm

How To Turn A Porsche 911 Into A Rally Car

What does it take to make a Porsche 911SC into a rally car, capable of running the East African Safari rally? Not much, apparently. All it took was some rear-suspension upgrades, extra body protection, additional front lights and a Martini livery. » 7/09/14 3:02pm 7/09/14 3:02pm

Launch Control: 24h Nürburgring and RedBull GRC

In the shadow of our nation's capital, Sverre Isachsen and Bucky Lasek of the Subaru Rallycross Team, fight for ever corner in the grueling Redbull Rallycross Series. Meanwhile, in Germany, Subaru Technica International is looking to take a class win with the new 2015 Subaru STI (you have to admit, it looks pretty… » 7/09/14 1:48pm 7/09/14 1:48pm