Colin Mcrae

Gift Guide: Video games

Mojo Motors Blog 2011 Gift Guide Video GamesBefore buying a video game for car fanatics, first find out if they already own the game and secondly, if they actually want the game you’re about to buy. Gamers are a tough bunch to please but we’re here to help. First off, remember not to buy games based on trailers alone because they make games, even bad ones, look amazing. Secondly, keep reading this post for the Mojo Motors Blog top picks of racing video games.

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Putting it into park: Weekend Linkage

Here is a roundup of auto links from the past five days to welcome in the first weekend of December.

Nascar champions week logo

- The 2011 Sprint Cup Series Award Ceremony is on Speed tonight at 9PM

- Young drivers are waiting longer to get their driver licenses

- The 25 Greatest Audis ever compiled by Complex Mag

- GM will loan Volt owners with recalled batteries Corvettes (if they want)

- Autoweek is giving away a whole bunch of video game schwag

- The personal car collection of late-rally legent Colin McRae


Photo credits: Nascar

The best paint jobs in motorsports

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Henry Ford said, “any customer can have a car painted any color that he wants so long as its black.” That was back in 1909, a time when indoor plumbing was still a luxury and during scraps people yelled, “put up your dukes!”  These days, black is still a respectable color, but in the world of motorsports, flashy wins out every time. Unless, that is, the car belonged to the legendary Dale Earnhardt Sr. who is known for his black #3 Goodwrench stock car. Even though seemingly all of our Facebook fans favorite paint jobs involve an Earnhardt car, both Senior and Junior, we were able to muster up some other unique paint jobs from motorsports. Check them out below and be sure to let us know what we missed.

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