The last time some of the Autosport Labs’ team members headed to Thunderhill Raceway our reverie of racing was impinged by the news that the car we had helped to prepare and planned to compete would not be joining us. Since then the Autosport Labs’-sponsored, Cheese Eating Surrender Monkey’s, $500 Crapcan, Peugeot 505 Turbo S…

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A 24 hour LabRat!

We Finished! After months of preparation we completed the inaugural ChumpCar Halloween 24 hour endurance race at Portland International Raceway! A fast and durable little LabRat was assembled by our crack team of Miata-owning autocrossers.  In the weeks leading up to the race we were faced with the disappointment of having one of our drivers…

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Welcome to ChumpCar!

Friday After months of blood, sweat, tears, and plenty of rivets, one tech inspection could make or break our weekend. Would they declare that the LabRat is a cheater car and give us 500 penalty laps? Would we have spent all this time building a car just for a “nice” weekend at the raceway, watching?…

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