April 27, 2012 2:40 PM
The most loyal fans of motorsports

A look at what it takes to be a part of car racing's biggest fan clubs

A look at what it takes to be a part of racing's biggest fan clubs (© Photo: iStock)
  • A look at what it takes to be a part of racing's biggest fan clubs (© Photo: iStock)
  • NASCAR fans (© Photo: John Harrelson/Getty Images Sport)
  • Formula 1 fans (© Photo: Carlos Barria/Reuters)
  • Sports Car fans (© Photo: Jean-Paul Pelissier/Reuters)
  • Drag racing fans (© Photo: iStock)
  • Rally fans (© Photo: Massimo Bettiol/Getty Images Sport)
  • IndyCar fans (© Photo: Jonathan Ferrey/Getty Images Sport)
  • Drifting fans (© Photo: iStock)
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With the 2012 racing season just starting to come alive, there's still plenty of time left to get hooked on a new kind of motorsport and a different flavour of racing. There are all kinds of exciting prospects for on-track rivalries and stellar performances this year if you're willing to give them a chance. But, in order to enjoy, say, drag racing, if you've always only paid attention to cars turning both left and right, you'll need a few ideas about the kinds of people that are usually attracted to those various disciplines. We've done the hard work for you and after some digging, here's our very tongue-in-cheek look at motorsports' biggest fans.

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