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2012

 
Former F1 ace David Coulthard and Golfer Jake Shepherd in SLS AMG world record attempt

Mercedes Breaks World Record By Catching Golf Ball With SLS AMG

UPDATE: Mercedes-Benz has released a video of the amazing stunt, which you can watch by clicking here. Formula 1 legend and AMG brand ambassador David Coulthard has managed to catch a golf ball using a 2012 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Roadster, and in the process set a new Guinness World Record... read more

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Tesla's retail store concept

Tesla Expands Dealer Network In Preparation For Model S Launch

Last Friday, Tesla opened its first new retail outlet of 2012 in New York’s affluent Westchester County. Tesla Westchester will boast a Model S Design Studio, a... read more May 29, 2012 by 


 
The Nissan Juke-R

Nissan’s 545-Horsepower Juke-R Crossover Hits The Ice: Video

Before heading to the Nürburgring to compete at the German circuit’s 24 hour endurance race last weekend, Nissan’s original GT Academy winner Lucas Ordonez... read more May 24, 2012 by 


 
Proof that the new Ford Focus can do a proper burnout

Why Yes, The Ford Focus Can Do A Two Minute Burnout: Video

If you assume that a V-8 engine or even a lot of horsepower is necessary to do a proper burnout, you’d be incorrect. As this video demonstrates, all you need is a... read more May 23, 2012 by 


 
Ferrari 458 Italia crashes on Laguna Seca's infamous corkscrew

Ferrari 458 Italia Crashes In Dramatic Fashion At Laguna Seca

Last weekend California’s Laguna Seca race track played host to the American leg of the Ferrari Racing Days, an event where avid race fans, including those in... read more May 23, 2012 by 


 
Rietow and Townsend at the finish of the Nevada Open Road Challenge

Buick Regal GS Takes Second In Nevada Open Road Challenge

Last week, we told you about Bill Rietow and John Townsend, a pair of Buick engineers who believe in practicing what they preach. Rietow and Townsend have a hobby that may... read more May 22, 2012 by 


 
The Franca Sozzani designed MINI Roadster, created for Life Ball 2012

MINI Roadster Designed For 2012 Life Ball Makes Its Debut

MINI has been a part of the Life Ball charity event since 2001, and a string of designers have given various MINI models a high-profile make over. Through the years, MINIs... read more May 22, 2012 by 


 
2012 Tesla Model S beta vehicle, Fremont, CA, October 2011

2012 Tesla Model S Delivery Date Announced: June 22

Palo Alto-based electric car company Tesla has announced the first examples of its upcoming 2012 Tesla Model S will reach customers on June 22. Tesla revealed a few weeks... read more May 22, 2012 by 


 
2012 BMW 3-Series

2012 BMW 3 Series Sedan, 2013 Acura RDX Get IIHS Top Safety Pick Awards

If you’re looking for an Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) “Top Safety Pick” compact sedan or compact crossover, your shopping list just grew by... read more May 21, 2012 by 


 
Audi Sport Team Phoenix and its winning R8 LMS ultra at the 2012 Nürburgring 24 Hours

One-Two Finish For Audi At 2012 Nürburgring 24 Hours

Despite the somewhat erratic weather that plagued this past weekend’s Nürburgring 24 Hours, a pair of Audi R8 LMS ultra GT3 race cars managed to secure a one-two... read more May 21, 2012 by 


 
The Cadillac CTS-V wagon laps Monticello in the rain

Big Muscle Shows Off Modern Family Haulers: Video

The family hauler has come a long way since the days of the Oldsmobile Vista Cruiser and the Ford Country Squire. In fact, big station wagons are all but relics of the past... read more May 18, 2012 by 


 
2011 Lexus HS 250h

Slow-Selling 2012 Lexus HS 250h Hybrid Killed, Very Softly

Beware, green luxury shoppers: If you like the Lexus HS 250h hybrid sedan, get one now—and you might even score the rare discount on a Lexus. Lexus has confirmed that... read more May 17, 2012 by 


 
2012 Maserati GranTurismo MC Trofeo race car

Maserati Trofeo MC World Series Back For Another Year

Maserati’s single-make race series, the Trofeo MC World Series, is back for its third year and to kick off the start of competition a new version of the GranTurismo MC... read more May 17, 2012 by 


 
The Buick Regal GS, competing in the Silver State Classic

Buick Engineers Seek Second Regal GS Open Road Rally Victory

Last September, a pair of Buick Regal GS engineers drove the car to a class win in the Silver State Classic Challenge, which allows drivers to compete in various... read more May 15, 2012 by 


 
Tony Hawk jumping over an LFA supercar loaned to him by Lexus

Lexus Fan Tony Hawk Uses Skateboard To Jump Over LFA: Video

Longtime Lexus fan and professional skater Tony Hawk was recently loaned a brand new 2012 Lexus LFA for his birthday. Rather than simply drive the car around for a couple... read more May 15, 2012 by 


 
Ferrari California Handling Speciale package

Ferrari Recalling 2012 California And 458 Italia Models

If you've recently purchased a 2012 Ferrari California or a 2012 Ferrari 458 Italia in the United States, heads up: Ferrari is issuing a voluntary recall for 35 California... read more May 14, 2012 by 


 
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