Tag Archives: #racing

Fast Company


By Jim Taylor, Editor MACS ACtion Magazine It’s more than a friendly rivalry but less than an all-out war. For decades, teams in both the U.S. and the United Kingdom have taken the international Land Speed Record very seriously, and … Continue reading

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Pike’s Peak


By Jim Taylor, Editor MACS ACtion Magazine We’ve been observing the emergence of electric vehicles into competition venues for a while, and the movement continues. The Pikes Peak International Hill Climb was held last weekend and provided a class dedicated … Continue reading

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Sometimes it just doesn’t work out


By Jim Taylor, Editor MACS ACtion Magazine The long awaited battle of the racing hybrids took place in Le Mans, France last weekend during the famous 24 Hour race. What used to be a test of endurance has become a … Continue reading

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Mirror, mirror


By Jim Taylor, Editor MACS ACtion Magazine Racing, they say, improves the breed. Nonsense, say others who argue that most racing upgrades are simply based on the available technology of the times. For sure, the rigors of racing provide an … Continue reading

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Remembering some car guys


By Jim Taylor, Editor MACS ACtion Magazine Her boss described her as “the best car guy we have around here”—high praise when your mutual employer is BMW North America. Linda Gronlund was a personal friend and I met her in … Continue reading

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