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Furlong: The near-extinct distance measurement

We know that auto races are measured either in miles or kilometers, but have you ever heard of the distance measurement called the furlong?...

‘Ring Queen Sabine Schmitz dead at 51

It's a sad day for car fans all over the globe as talented racing driving and occasional television host Sabine Schmitz passed away on...

Maria Teresa de Filippis: The first woman to race in a Formula 1

“I was either courageous or reckless, or foolhardy; Call it what you want, I just like to go at full speed.” – Maria Teresa...

An afternoon with the Schley Brothers

The Schley Brothers could have been known all over the world for their ace tuning on Fords. Paul Schley says, “We chose to race the Volkswagen...

Tom’s top-10 favorite car-related groups on Facebook

Like hundreds of millions of people on this planet, I have become part of many social media communities. Each seems to serve a different...

Restoring classic and vintage cars containing asbestos parts

You’ve finally found the classic car of your dreams. That Falcon Futura, a Corvette Stingray, the exact Shelby Mustang your dad had when you...

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