Automobile racing , also called motor racing , professional and amateur automobile sport practiced throughout the world in a variety of forms on roads, tracks, or closed circuits. It includes Grand Prix racing , speedway racing , stock-car racing , sports-car racing , drag racing , midget-car racing , and karting , as well as hill climbs and trials see hill climb ; see also rally driving ; gymkhana. Automobile racing began soon after the invention of the gasoline - petrol- fueled internal-combustion engine in the s. The first organized automobile competition, a reliability test in from Paris to Rouen , France , a distance of about 80 km 50 mi , was won with an average speed of In the first true race was held, from Paris to Bordeaux , France, and back, a distance of 1, km. The winner made an average speed of
For the hobbyist or amateur auto racer, there's several ways to get on a track. Which method suits you best, depends on the type of racing you're interested in, and how much money you want to spend. There is, of course, full-tilt amateur racing. You own or rent a fully prepared race car in one of numerous classifications, and you race with others for position. This is the most time and money consuming method, but it is real racing.
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