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Jeff Zwart Pikes Peak Run, 2014 - /DRIVER'S EYE

Independence on wheels

Your car is more than a conveyance—it's freedom.<p>Today we celebrate our independence as a nation with parties, parades, fireworks, and all the attendant fun. Chances are, you'll drive to one or all of the aforementioned events.<p>You will take that drive for granted. You shouldn't.<p>July 4th is a great …

If you can change your own oil, you can adjust your valves

You can do a better job than your shop can. Here's how.<p>Adjust your own valves and you become a man. When you go forth into the world, lesser souls shall part before you like the Red Sea. Women will sense your well-oiled, mechanically capable aura and entice you into back rooms with a trail of …

It takes a sort of madness to race someone else's Ferrari F40

John Pogson of the UK's Italia Autosport tells his tale to XCAR.<p>John Pogson is a noted and successful independent Ferrari mechanic in the UK, proprietor of Italia Autosport, specializing in the F40. He also occasionally raced it, almost by happenstance. And the wild part of it is, to him …

Watch Sabine Schmitz pass 40 cars in just 2 laps

Those are not typos. And yes, Sabine is our hero.<p>If you had any doubt about Sabine Schmitz's complete mastery of the Nürburgring, watch this video of her in a Frikadelli Racing Porsche 911 absolutely shaming the 40 drivers in front of her by passing all of them. And, occasionally, waving at them as …