Grand-Am Series Announces “GX” Class For Alt-Fuel Vehicles

While there are those who fight the notion that any fuel other than oil is a foolish notion, those who know better are working to embrace alternative fuels on every level. The world of motorsports is developing some truly unique and wonderful technologies that run cleaner and more efficiently, and manufacturers are actively seeking out racing series to demonstrate these advances. The famed Grand-Am series is the latest motorsports competition to embrace alternatives with the new GX class, which will debut in 2013.

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Video: “Toyota’s Road To Le Mans” Follows Hybrid Race Car

I’ve grown accustomed corporate sponsorships masquerading as documentaries. It is easy enough for me to tune most of these glorified infomercials out, though an upcoming show on SPEEDTV may have to make me making an exception. “Toyota’s Road to Le Mans” focuses on the Japanese automaker’s return to 24 hour endurance racing with an all-new hybrid race car.

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