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Electric Power Steering: We Ask An Insider Where It’s Headed

Get into any new car—okay, well maybe not a Smart Fortwo—and you’ll find power steering. Power steering systems have, for the most part, become so good, so transparent in a way, that we tend to forget that they exist. Yet we should keep in mind that for the typical driver, to... read more

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Bloodhound Land Speed Car Gets First Record (In Scale Speed)

If you've been following the race for the Land Speed Record you'll be familiar with Bloodhound SSC. The U.K-based team headed by Royal Air Force pilot Andy Green hopes to... read more June 2, 2011 by

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Results For The 24 Hours of Le Mans

 Le Mans is one of the premiere motorsports events in the world, more so than others. It’s one of the best places for manufacturers from all over to show off their... read more June 13, 2010 by

2011 Porsche Boxster Spyder

TPC Racing To Turbocharge A Boxster Spyder

The Porsche Spyder is a car enthusiasts dream.  Only the truest of car lovers would lust after a vehicle that considers door handles and a folding roof as luxuries. Instead... read more June 3, 2010 by

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Video: Lotus-designed electric vehicle demonstrates potential of city-car concept

A highly-refined, all-purpose city-centric electric vehicle is a concept familiar to popular culture, but to date, nothing in the real world has proven up to the task. To see... read more July 21, 2009 by

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Video: BMW cuts ribbon on new high-tech Aerodynamic Test Center

BMW is celebrating its Technology Day today, and as the central feature of the event, the carmaker is launching a new Aerodynamic Test Center (ATC), where future cars will be... read more June 22, 2009 by

Corvette ZR-1

GM CEO Henderson says Corvette is safe despite restructuring

When General Motors disbanded its High Performance Vehicles unit in February, a ripple of fear shot through the automotive press over the future of the Corvette. GM was quick... read more May 6, 2009 by

2010 BMW X6 M

BMW reveals U.S. pricing for X5 M and X6 M performance SUVs

We bet there are still thousands of BMW M fans out there reeling from the fact that the performance division is launching its first ever SUV model, and a turbocharged one at... read more April 24, 2009 by

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Student designers tapped for Audi 'Intelligent Emotion' project

The future of automotive mobility is a question that has always captivated the mind of the carmaker and the driver alike. Today Audi takes its turn to give us a glimpse into... read more April 22, 2009 by

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Ferrari founds Mille Chili design lab at University of Modena

Ferrari's work in pushing the world of motoring to new heights can hardly be underestimated. From the Formula 1 World Championship to the street, the Prancing Horse has been... read more February 17, 2009 by

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Spy shots: BMW X5 M performance SUV

Currently sitting atop BMW’s X5 range is the 4.8is but recent news from the boss of BMW’s M division, Ludwig Willisch, has confirmed that performance variants of... read more February 13, 2009 by

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Video: Behind the scenes of BMW's X6 M development

Last week BMW gave us a behind-the-scenes look at the development and testing of the 2010 Z4 roadster, and this week we get a look at what's going on in the X6 M... read more January 5, 2009 by

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Race car inspired Gallardo GT3 Strada by Reiter Engineering

German racing and engineering firm Reiter Engineering has unveiled a road-going variant of its Lamborghini Gallardo racing car called the GT3 Strada. Reiter Engineering is... read more December 27, 2008 by

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Reiter Engineering unveils road-going Lamborghini Murcielago R-GT

German racing and engineering firm Reiter Engineering has unveiled a road-going variant of its Lamborghini Murcielago R-GT racing car. Reiter Engineering is the... read more December 11, 2008 by

2011 Chevrolet Volt

Volt development costing GM $750 million

As set out in Maslow's hierarchy of needs, basic survival must first be established before one can move on to worry about the esoteric concerns of philosophy, morality or... read more December 9, 2008 by

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Ford plans new model onslaught to fight sales slump

General Motors announced last week that it would be delaying development work on several new models to help cut costs in the near term, but Ford has a different idea for... read more November 13, 2008 by


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