In "Triple Caution! Loose Surface! Flying Finish!" (October 2003), Preston Lerner explores the thrills, dangers, and cool auto tech of rally racing, America's fastest-growing motor sport. There's no shortage of sites dedicated to rallying, but the following Web guide should at least get you started.
World Rally Championship events, photos, rankings, results:
The Sports Car Club of America's rally program
Daily updates on North American rally racing teams and events
California residents and rally neophytes can check out upcoming races
Rallying in good old England
Learned enough that you feel like talking, rather than reading about rallying? Check out these discussion forums.
Five amazing, clean technologies that will set us free, in this month's energy-focused issue. Also: how to build a better bomb detector, the robotic toys that are raising your children, a human catapult, the world's smallest arcade, and much more.