Category Archives: Motorsport

1800kW drift truck attacks Pikes Peak

With 1,800kW of power and roughly 6,800Nm of torque the Banks Super-Turbo Freightliner is a thing of mechanical beauty. And terror. Sheer, sphincter-clenching terror. With a supercharger, a turbocharger, methanol-injection and Hollywood stuntman (read: insane, crazy person with no fear who will do anything) Mike Ryan driving it, there is clearly no more insane way to head up Pikes Peak. (Bonus points for the “NZ” carved into the snow bank at the 3 minute 20 second mark!) ...

A tree-crushing rally truck…

A tree-crushing rally truck…
The GIF is awesome enough, but check out the on-board video of this Soviet-era GAZ truck competing in the Rally of Estonia! Note at about the 1.45 mark he drives off the road, but instead of crashing into the trees, simply drives over them. That is the way to rally…

Speedshow photo gallery

Speedshow photo gallery
The CRC Speedshow was on this past weekend and, as with previous years, just keeps getting bigger and better every ...