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Jay Leno with the Local Motors Rally Fighter

Local Motors Brings Its Rally Fighter To Jay Leno’s Garage: Video

If you asked us to describe what Local Motors’ Rally Fighter was, we’d have a hard time filling in the blanks after the phrase “a coupe.” While it’s designed primarily for off-road fun, it’s still plenty capable on road, and it can be licensed in all 50 of the... read more

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Fiat 500 Turbo ‘Cattiva’ concept, 2013 Detroit Auto Show

Fiat Unveils Racy 500 Design Concepts: 2013 Detroit Auto Show

Fiat isn’t making a big deal of this week’s 2013 Detroit Auto Show but the Italian brand, now in control of Chrysler, hasn’t forgotten the show altogether... read more January 14, 2013 by 


 
Felipe Massa and Fernando Alonso help inaugurate new sculpture

Ferrari Extends Dates For Sergio Pininfarina Exhibition Due To Record Crowds

Since late October Ferrari has been running an exhibition at its official museum in Maranello, Italy dedicated to the late Sergio Pininfarina, a legendary designer... read more January 3, 2013 by 


 
Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo concept

Porsche Details The Development Of Its Panamera Sport Turismo: Video

Porsche’s latest video gives us a rare behind-the-scenes look at the development of one of its concept cars, in this case the Panamera Sport Turismo that turned out to... read more December 28, 2012 by 


 
Jay Leno and Ed Welburn and a 1953 Corvette

Jay Leno And Ed Welburn Check Out Some Vintage ‘Vettes: Video

Next month, a brand new generation of the Chevrolet Corvette will be launched, the seventh generation of the iconic sports car, in fact. While we wait for the reveal of this... read more December 28, 2012 by 


 
McLaren F1 clay model

A Look Back At The Original Clay Models For The McLaren F1

Next year will see the launch of the McLaren P1, the spiritual successor to a supercar that turned the performance car world on its head when it was launched more than two... read more December 23, 2012 by 


 
The Buckminster Fuller designed Dymaxion - image: National Automobile Museum

Buckminster Fuller’s Dymaxion Heads Home Following Its Restoration

In terms of design, the early 1930s were a time of promise, when people weren’t afraid to dream big. Buckminster Fuller is a perfect example, and his... read more December 20, 2012 by 


 
Jay Leno and the Lamborghini R485

Jay Leno Shows Us A Different Kind Of Vintage Lamborghini: Video

If you know your Italian sports car history, you probably know that Lamborghini built farm tractors long before a falling out between Feruccio Lamborghini and Enzo Ferrari... read more December 19, 2012 by 


 
The Ford Gyron design study - image: Wright Auctions

Ford Gyron Design Study Scale Model Sells For $40,000: Video

In the late 1950s and early 1960s, it seemed like a future filled with flying cars was inevitable. Automotive designers and engineers weren’t afraid to push the... read more December 18, 2012 by 


 
Rinspeed microMAX concept car

Rinspeed microMAX Concept Revealed Ahead Of 2013 Geneva Motor Show

Each year Swiss design firm Rinspeed unveils a wacky concept at the Geneva Motor Show in order to demonstrate its talents and preview its take on the future of automotive... read more December 10, 2012 by 


 
2014 Porsche Macan teaser

Porsche Macan Being Redesigned To Look Bolder

Porsche’s upcoming Macan compact crossover, due for a reveal late next year ahead of a sales launch in 2014, will adopt a bold new look the automaker has no qualms of... read more December 4, 2012 by 


 
Subaru's SHARC, winner of the 2012 Los Angeles Auto Show Design Challenge

Subaru’s SHARC Wins L.A. Auto Show Design Challenge

In the future, highway patrol vehicles are likely to look a lot different from the police cruisers of today. This year's Los Angeles Auto Show Design Challenge asked... read more December 3, 2012 by 


 
Bodie Stroud's 1969 Mustang

Bodie Stroud Builds 'The Real Thing' 1969 Mustang: Video

When it comes to pro-touring cars, some enthusiasts love the idea of taking a vintage muscle car and bringing it up to modern performance standards. Others feel this is... read more November 30, 2012 by 


 
2013 Honda Civic sedan range live photos, 2012 L.A. Auto Show

2013 Honda Civic Preview

Automotive critics, it seems, are a hard bunch to please. We look at things in a different light than most consumers, paying careful attention to details like the material... read more November 30, 2012 by 


 
Classic Lincolns on display in Los Angeles - image: Ford Motor Company

To Illustrate Its Future, Lincoln Honors Its Past

If all you know about Lincoln automobiles comes from what you’ve seen in its dealer showrooms over the past two decades, it would be easy to write the brand off as a... read more November 29, 2012 by 


 
Mercedes-Benz Ener-G-Force Concept, 2012 Los Angeles Auto Show

Mercedes-Benz Ener-G-Force Live Photos: 2012 L.A. Auto Show

For its entry for the 2012 Los Angeles Auto Design Challenge, a contest that challenges the world’s top automotive designers to come up with the best concept car for a... read more November 29, 2012 by 


 
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