Meet The Female Palestinian Racers Empowering Women In The Middle East

Motorsports has been a male dominated world since forever, but some pioneering women called the Speed Sisters are chipping away at that status quo with determination to develop their talents behind the wheel and make car racing more accessible to other females who will follow them. » 5/09/14 3:50pm 5/09/14 3:50pm

Watch Anthony Bourdain Go For A Drive With Palestine's 'Speed Sisters'

Like all Americans of taste, we can't get enough of Anthony Bourdain, so we were especially pleased to see his new CNN show "Parts Unknown" didn't skip the Speed Sisters all-female racing team when he went to the West Bank. "A car doesn't know if you're a woman or a man." » 9/18/13 2:34pm 9/18/13 2:34pm

The Speed Sisters Trailer Debuts, And It Looks Awesome

Almost exactly a year ago we first heard about Speed Sisters, the documentary about Palestinian female racing drivers and drifters. It was just an announcement really about a documentary, and sometimes these things fizzle out. Now though, it seems like it's actually on track, and it looks great. » 6/09/13 4:18pm 6/09/13 4:18pm

Meet the Speed Sisters, Palestinian Race Car Drivers Intent on Winning

Pictured above is Noor Daoud. She was born in Texas, likes fast cars, but also was on an Olympic swim team and on the Palestinian national soccer team. Right now, though, she's focused on racing Formula 3. According to reports, Daoud is the first Palestinian, male or female, to participate in and win an Israeli race.… » 1/13/12 3:00pm 1/13/12 3:00pm