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How to achieve competition in racing

One of the biggest challenges in racing is achieving good competition. Many race series have seen eras in which a single team or car dominated, leading to boring racing. Broadly speaking, there are three ways that can be followed to try to achieve this. Regulations Probably the most common method. […]

Overview: Sports and Touring Car racing

The world of automobile road racing is generally divided into two areas: open-wheel or formula cars; and closed-wheel (and usually, though not always, roofed – hence the moniker “tin-top”) sports and touring cars, often based upon production vehicles. Prototypes The world’s foremost sports car racing series is the FIA World […]

Road racing in the USA

Racing in the USA is often associated with oval racing (NASCAR and Indy Car), but this overlooks the fact that the US have both a rich history in road racing and a very active scene on the many great race tracks. There are several governing bodies for road racing, this […]