Nov 22

Sports Cars: Magnus Racing Releases Epic Mad Libs-Style Press Release

Magnus Racing celebrates after winning the internet. (Photo: Magnus Racing)

celebrates after winning the internet. (Photo: )

Magnus Racing recently concluded a “successful” off-season sports car test at Sebring/Daytona with “most important” driver and “unimportant” driver .

After that, their PR department won the internet.

The team released a post-test Mad Libs-style press release that was epic in every sense of the word, and for that, we are forever grateful.

Enjoy.

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Nov 22

F1: Johnnie Walker Releases Video Of Glass McLaren Car

Johnny Walker – a partner of the Vodafone Mercedes F1 Team – has released a 90-second film showing a race car made out of 1,750 whiskey glasses to help boost its Join The Pact campaign.

The short ad was inspired by the fragility of glass, beautiful and powerful, yet so easily shattered. It features a stunning CGI model of a McLaren F1 car and a breathtaking crash scene at 300 frames per second.

“Staying in control is what matters in racing,” said two-time F1 World Champion Mika Hakkinen. “Split second decisions are the difference between finishing first and finishing last — or not finishing at all.

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Nov 22

F1: Rosberg Leads Mercedes One-Two In First Interlagos Practice

Nico Rosberg looks on before practice. (Photo: Getty Images)

looks on before practice. (Photo: Getty Images)

Mercedes drivers Nico Rosberg and led the way in the first practice session for the Brazilian Grand Prix.

Rosberg set his fastest lap of 1:24.781 early in the damp 90-minute session and as conditions worsened, no driver was able to bump the German from the top spot. Hamilton finished the session 0.449 seconds off the pace in second.

Four-time World Champion ’s late surge bumped him into third, pushing and down into fourth and fifth, respectively. Vettel’s Red Bull teammate, , posted the sixth-quickest time.

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Nov 18

Video: Madman Adrian Cenni Pulls Off First Ever Barrel Roll

pulled off the first flat ground to flat ground 360-degree barrel roll this past weekend in front of a live audience at a pre-race event in Ensenada, Mexico.

“The Wildman” used a specially designed two-part ramp to complete the feat. The first part was a launch ramp that sent the Pro 4 truck airborne, while the second part – only on the left side – initiated the barrel roll.

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Nov 17

F1: Bottas Earns First World Championship Points In Austin

Valtteri Bottas drives to an eighth-place finish in the United States Grand Prix. (Photo: Getty Images)

drives to an eighth-place finish in the United States Grand Prix. (Photo: Getty Images)

Valtteri Bottas scored his first points in after finishing eighth in the United States Grand Prix.

The Williams driver enjoyed a successful weekend in Austin, making it into Q3 for only the second time this season. Then from ninth on the grid, Bottas made an impressive start and managed his tires to score four World Championship points, moving him ahead of teammate – who only has one point to his name as a result of a 10th-place finish in Hungary.

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