Travis Okulski

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Travis is the Site Director of He was previously the Editor-in-Chief of and is a little too fond of the Mazda Miata.

One of These 10 Cars Will Be Our 2018 Performance Car of the Year

Only one car will get the honor of being the 2018 Road & Track Performance Car of the Year. Let's break down the contenders.

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Toro Rosso Will Loan Carlos Sainz Jr. to Renault in 2018

The second-to-last domino of the Toro Rosso, Renault, Honda, and McLaren saga has fallen.

McLaren Finally, Officially, For Real, Actually, Totally, Definitely Drops Honda for Renault

The worst kept secret in F1 is finally official, with McLaren dropping Honda for Renault power. Honda will power Toro Rosso in 2018.

This Corvette Was Totaled Thanks to One Microscopic Crack

It might not look like much, but one-inch of damage was enough to write off an entire Corvette.

The Price This 1996 Nissan 300ZX Turbo Sold For Will Make Your Jaw Hit the Floor

Of course, it had just 528 miles on it since new and was in gorgeous condition, but we can't believe it.

Partnering With a Murderer Proves Racing Teams Will Take Money from Anyone
IndyCar's Schmidt-Peterson Motorsports will field an Indy 500 entry in partnership with Didier Calmels, a French businessman who shot a…
Danica Patrick Is Out at Stewart-Haas Racing After 2017

The NASCAR driver won't return to the team she's driven for the last six years in 2018.

How to Drift

And, most importantly, how to do it safely.

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The BMW M8 GTE Has Huge Kidney Grille Nostrils

BMW's newest race car that marks its return to Le Mans looks imposing. Can it beat every other competitor?

Land Rover Discovery SVX: A Supercharged V8 Off-Road Monster

As if the Discovery wasn't already capable enough.

The Porsche 911 GT3 Touring Pack Is a 911 R For the Everyman

If you take the track focus away from the 911 GT3, you get the most engaging 911 road car.

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The R8 RWS Is Audi's First Rear-Wheel Drive Supercar

Audi's first rear-wheel drive variant of a car comes straight from the department formerly known as quattro.

A Terribly Confusing Trade Will Reportedly Get McLaren Renault Engines in F1

The convoluted swap has a number of moving parts, but it should result in McLaren keeping Alonso.

What You Learn After Driving the Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk

The Hellcat is all about excess. There's no way to be more excessive.

Watch These Vintage Racers Slide All Over the Place in the Pouring Rain

This is what makes the Goodwood Revival the best motorsports event of the entire year.

How Windshield Wipers Work

Hey, who knows, maybe this is something you've wondered.

Caterham's Newest Car Is a Totally Rad Vintage-Racing Inspired Seven

The Seven SuperSprint take the low power the Seven Sprint and adds some very cool design touches.

Can You Name Every Supercar at This Ridiculous Runway Drag Race?

Carrera GT, MC12, FXXK, CLK GTR, 911 GT1, P1... and that's just scratching the surface.

Watch the Mesmerizing Restoration of this Classic James Bond Aston Martin Model

Bringing this Corgi Aston Martin DB5 back to original condition is like meditation. Sort of.

Race Team Bans Racing (UPDATE)
After a Belgian Grand Prix where Esteban Ocon said Sergio Perez tried to kill him twice, Force India has banned its drivers from racing…
We Can Confirm the Mercedes-AMG Project One Hypercar Has Headlights

It also has at least 1000 horsepower, a top speed in excess of 217 mph, and some logos.

Team Penske Hasn’t Spoken to Jenson Button About Driving in IMSA

Button has been linked to Penske's Acura DPi program, but the team hasn't talked to the driver

This Tiny 125cc V10 Engine Runs and Is an Absolute Work of Art

This home-built V10 is gorgeous and needs to be in a go-kart.

<p>The 918 Spyder has what Porsche calls "top pipes" or <a href="">top-exit exhaust pipes</a>. <a href="" target="_blank">These help the 918</a> save weight (because there's less actual pipe used) and reduce back pressure. The 918's engine is derived from <a href="">the RS Spyder race car</a> so that's why it sounds more race car than road car.</p>
Porsche Won't Build Hybrids With Manual Gearboxes

The compromise on efficiency would be too much.

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Could an Electric Car Have a Manual Gearbox and Clutch?

It's possible that three pedals aren't dead.

Here's How One Guy Saved His BMW M3s From Hurricane Harvey

Cody Crochet made sure that Hurricane Harvey's devastating floods didn't claim his BMWs.

You Seem Like the Sort of Person Who'd Like an M5 Wagon

Well, you're in luck, because here's one you can buy.