Winning: The Racing Life of Paul Newman

A documentary that traces the actor-turned-racer's love for the sport

Paul Newman appeared in 62 films and spent 50+ years as a respected and renowned actor, but his true joy was car racing. Newman the racer (and owner) is the subject of Adam Carolla’s new documentary “Winning: The Racing Life of Paul Newman,” a film based on Matt Stone’s 2009 book of the same name, which explores Newman’s racing career—which he began at 48 years …

A Full-Throttle Formula 1 Adventure

Behind the wheel at Pirelli GP Experience for an exhilarating, once in a lifetime lap around the racetrack

“OK, we are changing things a little,” says Jean-Paul Libert, owner and founder of the Pirelli GP Experience. Fog has settled over the track and the rain is pouring down at the Circuit of the Americas (COTA) in Austin, Texas and the Formula X cars are not taking to the precipitation. Instead, Libert is rushing us off in the Mercedes AMG sports cars, shouting “more …

The Mint 400, Las Vegas

The historic and colorful race isn't just a competition, it's a showcase of off-roading innovations

This weekend, Las Vegas is going to be louder and dustier than ever, as this year’s The Mint 400 (aka “The Great American Off-Road Race”) rolls into town. The race—which started back in 1967 to promote the former Mint Hotel (now part of Binion’s Horseshoe)—has had a colorful history that includes Hunter S. Thompson dropping LSD and creating “Fear and Loathing” to a vast collection …