Robb Holland Jumps at the Knockhill Circuit!

This is Robb Holland attacking Knockhill circuit during BTCC practice this weekend. Robb is the first American in decades to compete in the British Touring Car Championship and I think is the first American to ever run the full the season. He's definitely the first American to score points in the BTCC since the great… » 8/24/14 5:42pm 8/24/14 5:42pm

Tudor Race at Road America: Action Express earns its third win of the…

Action Express drivers Christian Fittipaldi and Joao Barbosa powered the No. 5 Corvette Daytona Prototype to their third overall race win of the Continental Tire Road Race Showcase at Road America, part of the 2014 Tudor United Sports Car Championship, stretching their points lead. » 8/12/14 11:54am 8/12/14 11:54am

"Lost a wheel...so I deployed the passenger side wing"

Obviously the passenger side door won't keep the right side in the air but it would be cool if it did!

And while we are joking about the wing being a door, this is actually a result of the serious accident at the Spa 24hr last weekend that sent a driver to the hospital. He was later released and is apparently doing… » 8/05/14 12:08am 8/05/14 12:08am

24hrs of Spa and The Brickyard Grand Prix

Last weekend was awesome for motorsport fans. The 24hrs of Spa was going on in Belgium and the Brickyard Grand Prix was taking place at the Indianapolis Motorspeedway. Build Race Party was at both events and had great time documenting the two races and meeting some of the teams in person.

Below are a some pictures of… » 8/01/14 12:09pm 8/01/14 12:09pm

Shifter Karts and Electric Cars Invade Laguna Seca

A little over a week ago Laguna Seca hosted shifter kart racing and the all electric Refuel time trial on the same weekend! Michael Korody pictured above and Michael Bream pictured below had great days on the track.

Korody finished 2nd in the support race and 4th in the main race driving a Tony Kart while Michael… » 7/29/14 3:16pm 7/29/14 3:16pm

Live Streaming of Today's Continental Tire Challenge Race!

Bored at work? At 2:35 EST, the Continental Challenge Race from the Brickyard Grand Prix is live on the web! Click on this link to watch. It won't start broadcasting till race time so here is a link to the main page. Matt bell with Stevenson Motorsports(pictured above) is on pole for Continental race which should be… » 7/25/14 10:24am 7/25/14 10:24am

Needs a giant Jalopnik sticker on the side glass! Maybe a Do You Oppo? or something like that on the rear glass. And probably a designated sober driver (intern?) with a kegerator in back... Then you can play games like: will the toilet fill before you can empty the keg? » 7/25/14 10:20am 7/25/14 10:20am

Four ways to get your kart to the race track

I wrote an article a short time ago, about the ease of getting started in karting compared to other motorsports. Although the majority of the readers agreed, some of the first comments that came up where about how challenging it would be to get transportation, in order to get the kart to the track. » 7/22/14 5:50pm 7/22/14 5:50pm

Midwest Drift Union - Photos from Round 3

Midwest Drift Union round 3 was held on a 26 acre skid pad in the middle of Heartland Parks Raceway's road course. As the weekend approached and the layout was announced, there were rumors of a 100 mile a hour entry speed. This is one of the really cool parts of drift is that you can run the same track twice and the… » 6/20/14 12:29pm 6/20/14 12:29pm

Inside A Race Team - Bimmerworld at the Grand Prix of Kansas

We see the race results and press releases covering the physical events at the track, but what happens behind the scenes? Build Race Party went inside Bimmerworld for the Grand Prix of Kansas and tried to answer those questions. » 6/17/14 10:02am 6/17/14 10:02am

Be very careful when you get past paris. There is speed camera with cops lined up on bikes past it to grab all the foreign plates that don't have to pay and they won't let you leave till you find an ATM and pay the fine on the spot. » 6/10/14 1:48pm 6/10/14 1:48pm

Susquehannock Trail Performance Rally 2014

This past weekend was Round 4 of the Rally America National Championship and there were some pretty cool stories going on behind the actual racing and stage times. Like Nick Roberts, who's car burned to the ground a few weeks ago at the last rally. The team built a brand new car in record time and Nick Roberts and… » 6/03/14 2:59pm 6/03/14 2:59pm

Susquehannock Trail Performance Rally This Weekend!

If you live near Pennsylvania and are free this weekend you should go check out the Susquehannock Trail Performance Rally in Wellsboro, PA. The rally starts tomorrow and runs through saturday evening. Check out their site for spectator details, grab your friends, and road trip to a rally. » 5/29/14 12:43pm 5/29/14 12:43pm