JJ Lehto at Petit Le Mans, 2004. Image: Wikipedia user Tomh009

Appealing Lehto's Verdict, Attorney Arrested For Money Laundering

On the night of June 17, 2010, JJ Lehto and a friend were aboard a speedboat in a canal near Raasepori, Finland. Both had been drinking, and the boat was apparently traveling too fast for the narrow confines of the canal. In the dark, the speedboat hit a bridge piling at high speed. The resulting... read more

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The Worst British Celebrity To Take On A Road Trip? Clarkson, Of Course

Let’s say you had the chance to drive a Hummer over 1,000 miles across the Sahara Desert. As part of an organized group, you wouldn’t need to worry about things... read more February 1, 2012 by 

2005 Chrysler 300C once leased by Barack Obama

Ex-Obama Chrysler 300C Appears On eBay: Start Bid $1 Million

It's not often you get to sit in the same seat once used by a United States President. Statistically, you're pretty unlikely to find yourself behind the desk in the oval... read more January 27, 2012 by 

Bernard Tomic pulled over by police in Australia

Tennis Star Bernard Tomic Involved In Police Standoff For Driving His M3

Australian tennis star Bernard Tomic was recently involved in a bizarre incident with police near his home in the Gold Coast, on the East Coast of Australia. The 19-year old... read more January 27, 2012 by 

Kia spokeswoman Adriana Lima

Supermodel Adriana Lima Pitches For Kia This Super Bowl: Video

Kia’s upcoming Super Bowl ad is called “Drive the Dream,” and it’s based on the idea that our true desires are revealed in our dreams. In a rather... read more January 25, 2012 by 

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Jay Leno Takes Delivery Of His McLaren MP4-12C

Comedian and uber-car-guy Jay Leno can’t tell you what his favorite car is, since there are simply too many in his collection to pick from. His favorite manufacturer... read more January 24, 2012 by 

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Miami Area Dealership Gives NBA Star A New McLaren MP4-12C

When Tom Brady stacked his Audi-supplied A8 in 2010, the German automaker found itself with some explaining to do. Inquiring minds wanted to know why Audi would provide a... read more January 18, 2012 by 

Bob Marley's Land Rover. Image: The Jamaica Star

No Land Rover, Know Cry: Bob Marley's Ride Heads For Restoration

While reggae star Bob Marley owned more than one ride, his reported favorite was a 1976 Land Rover that Marley used to travel rural Jamaica. Following Marley’s death in... read more January 16, 2012 by 

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Michael Andretti Vies On Celebrity Apprentice

So Michael Andretti is now going to be part of the Celebrity Apprentice television show driven by Donald Trump, who was initially named as pace car driver for the 100th... read more January 10, 2012 by 

Natalie Wood's Mercedes-Benz 300SL

Natalie Wood's Mercedes-Benz 300SL Heads To Amelia Island

Movie buffs traveling to this year's Amelia Island Concours d'Elegance will be in for a pleasant surprise: among all the classic rides on display will be Natalie Wood's... read more January 5, 2012 by 

Simon Cowell

X Factor Judge Simon Cowell Swaps Bugatti Veyron For Smart

We know he has a Bugatti Veyron. And he’s also been spotted in a Rolls-Royce Ghost and probably a dozen or so Range Rovers over the years. But X Factor judge and former... read more January 4, 2012 by 

Bret Michaels' cars hit the block in Scottsdale.  Image: Barrett-Jackson

Bret Michaels' Cars Up For Grabs At Scottsdale Auction

Barrett-Jackson calls Bret Michaels a “rock star, entrepreneur, philanthropist & survivor,” but he’s also a bona fide car guy. Last year... read more December 29, 2011 by 

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The Very First 'General Lee' Charger Hits The Auction Block

Perhaps the most-recognized car to ever grace the small screen will be headed to the auction block at next month’s Barrett-Jackson auction in Scottsdale, Arizona... read more December 28, 2011 by 

R34 Nissan Skyline GT-R replica used in Fast and Furious 4

Fast And Furious Nissan GT-R Replica Sells On eBay For $30k

The Fast and Furious franchise has had much success over the years despite the movies consistently being knocked by critics. And while the movies have managed to launch the... read more December 28, 2011 by 

2012 Land Rover Range Rover Evoque

Inside Hollywood's Range Rover Obsession

By now, you've probably noticed we're impressed with the 2012 Range Rover Evoque. In fact, it was a Best Car to Buy 2012 nominee right here on Motor Authority. We're not... read more December 28, 2011 by 

Steve McQueen's Nomex suit from "Le Mans."  Image: Profiles In History

Steve McQueen's Nomex Suit From 'Le Mans' Sells For $984,000

Last month we told you that the Nomex suit worn by Steve McQueen during the filming of Le Mans was headed to the block in mid-December. Pre-auction estimates provided by... read more December 27, 2011 by 


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