Autocross 101 with the Chevrolet Sonic - The Downshift Episode 29

On this episode of The Downshift, Motor Trend's Jessi Lang dives head first into the world of competitive autocross racing with the Chevrolet Sonic. First, she trains with Motor Trend road test editor Scott Mortara, who teaches her the rules of autocross and helps her establish the performance limits of the Sonic on the Motor Trend Figure 8 course. Then Jessi heads to El Toro Marine Base to finally compete in her first official SCCA autocross race. The Downshift appears every Tuesday on the new Motor Trend channel. http://www.youtube.com/motortrend Facebook - http://facebook.com/motortrendmag & Twitter - http://twitter.com/motortrend Google+ - https://plus.google.com/101867967859016552744/posts Website - http://www.motortrend.com Subscribe now to make sure you're in on all the action! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=motortrend Facebook - http://facebook.com/motortrendmag Twitter - http://twitter.com/motortrend Google+ - https://plus.google.com/101867967859016552744/posts Website - http://www.motortrend.com

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917, 959 and 718! Touring the Porsche Museum - The Downshift Episode 28
On this episode of The Downshift, Motor Trend's Jonny Lieberman visits the official Porsche museum in Zuffenhausen, Germany to gaze at Porsche's shrine of speed. Jonny singles out out a few of his personal favorites on display, including the 718 RS 60 Spyder, the 904 GTS, an early long wheelbase Porsche 911 concept, the 928 GTS, the Carrera GT, the still amazing 959 and the legendary Porsche 917 race cars. The Downshift appears every Tuesday on the new Motor Trend channel. http://www.youtube.com/motortrend Facebook - http://facebook.com/motortrendmag & http://www.facebook.com/automobilemag Twitter - http://twitter.com/motortrend & http://twitter.com/automobilemag Google+ - https://plus.google.com/101867967859016552744/posts Website - http://www.motortrend.com & http://www.automobilemag.com Subscribe now to make sure you're in on all the action! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=motortrend Facebook - http://facebook.com/motortrendmag Twitter - http://twitter.com/motortrend Google+ - https://plus.google.com/101867967859016552744/posts Website - http://www.motortrend.com





RallyCross in America - The Downshift Episode 26
On this episode of The Downshift, Liam Doran, Travis Pastrana, Bryce Menzies and Ken Block discuss the history as well as the future of RallyCross in the United States. Bryce Menzies also describes the challenges of crossing over from a 850hp 2WD Pro 2 truck to a 650hp 4WD rallly car for the first time, what its like having X Games legend Travis Pastrana as a teammate, and the thrill of driving a rally-prepped Dodge Dart at the 2012 Summer X Games. The Downshift appears every Tuesday on the new Motor Trend channel. http://www.youtube.com/motortrend Facebook - http://facebook.com/motortrendmag Twitter - http://twitter.com/motortrend Google+ - https://plus.google.com/101867967859016552744/posts Website - http://www.motortrend.com Subscribe now to make sure you're in on all the action! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=motortrend Facebook - http://facebook.com/motortrendmag Twitter - http://twitter.com/motortrend Google+ - https://plus.google.com/101867967859016552744/posts Website - http://www.motortrend.com





MV Agusta F3 vs Triumph Daytona 675R! Three-Cylinder Smackdown - On Two Wheels Episode 15
For years, any reference to a "675" meant you were talking about Triumph's Daytona 675. But now that the 675cc MV Agusta F3 is available, the Triumph isn't the only three-cylinder sportbike on the block. On this episode of On Two Wheels, we run the new F3 on the Dyno, down the dragstrip and around Buttonwillow Raceway to see how it performs, and then we bring in the Daytona 675R to see how it stacks up against it's Italian three-cylinder counterpart. On Two Wheels appears every other Wednesday on the new Motor Trend channel. http://www.youtube.com/motortrend Subscribe now to make sure you're in on all the action! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=motortrend Facebook - http://facebook.com/motortrendmag & http://www.facebook.com/motorcyclistmag Twitter - http://twitter.com/motortrend Google+ - https://plus.google.com/101867967859016552744/posts Website - http://www.motortrend.com & http://www.motorcyclistonline.com/index.htm





Barn Find '66 Buick Hits the Autocross! - HOT ROD Unlimited Episode 18
On this bonus episode of HOT ROD Unlimited, it's the return of our '66 Buick Special convertible. In episode 5, we showed you how this car had been abandoned in an Arizona backyard for 33 years with the top down. Freiburger and Finnegan flew into town, got the car running with the help of Rick Pewe from 4-Wheel & Off-Road magazine, and drove it home to Los Angeles. Watch that original episode here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hLWndk3-tuk) The car proved to be a ton of fun, so now we are turning it into a daily driver. In this video, Freiburger and Camaro Performers magazine's Nick Licata bring you along for the autocross, slalom and brake testing of the car's all-new performance suspension from Classic Performance Products (CPP). It's a sight you won't soon forget. HOT ROD Unlimited appears every other Friday on the new Motor Trend channel. http://www.youtube.com/motortrend Subscribe now to make sure you're in on all the action! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=motortrend Facebook - http://facebook.com/motortrendmag & http://facebook.com/hotrodmag Twitter - http://twitter.com/motortrend Google+ - https://plus.google.com/101867967859016552744/posts Website - http://www.motortrend.com & http://www.hotrod.com




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