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2011 Kia Optima at Road Atlanta

2011 Kia Optima Quick Drive

We just got back from driving the 2011 Kia Optima at Road Atlanta, and unfortunately, we don't have much to report. Why? Because we only got a handful of very reduced-pace laps around the track with the car. But we did spend enough time with Kia's latest sedan to give you the 10,000-foot overview... read more

September 1, 2010 by 
 
McLaren MP4-12C

Plenty Of Unveilings At Monterey Last Weekend

 The week of Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance and the Monterey Historic Races are a time for remembering the past. People get to see long-dead marques on a golf course or... read more August 16, 2010 by 


 
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Hyundai Veloster June Testing Caught on Video

Hyundai seems to be on a roll: The Genesis Coupe and Sedan offer great competition for their classes, and the new Sonata 2.0T looks great and will have some Toyota Camry and... read more July 13, 2010 by 


 
2011 Buick Regal 4-door Sedan CXL RL3 Front Seats

Car Seat Nudges Drivers To Keep Them Alert

Active safety features are becoming old new in the car industry, but this one is a little unusual. It is designed to interact with the driver in a rather... intimate way. Its... read more July 13, 2010 by 


 
Paolo De Giusti's Egochine

The Most Unique Concept Car You Have Ever Seen: 'Egochine'

  If I told you to imagine a future car, what would it look like? Would it have four wheels, no wheels, wings? Would it look small, slow, and dorky, or impossibly fast? When... read more July 12, 2010 by 


 
BMW X5 Parking Fail

Take The Pain Out Of Parking!

 I don't want to pay to park my car somewhere. You don't want to pay to park your car somewhere. No one does. The fact is, if you're in a busy city, there's almost no way... read more July 12, 2010 by 


 
2010 Chumpcar Nashville 9, Part Deux

2010 Chumpcar Nashville 9, Part Deux

An hour before the checkered flag, we had the lead by four laps. Our final driver was in the car, fueled and back on course, running what would prove to be some of the... read more May 17, 2010 by 


 
Oshawa Camaro Plant Photo

The Four Best Things About The Alfa Romeo 8C Spider

Fiat Family Car Acquired by Fiat in 1986, Alfa Romeo has been able to produce some of the hottest and most desired vehicles on the market today. Surrounded by a family of... read more May 16, 2010 by 


 
Audi R8 LMS

Pay Audi, Drive A R8 LMS In Actual Competition

 Those who long to go beyond the grassroots level of motorsports, like track days or autocross events should look towards Audi. Quattroholic.com is reporting that the... read more May 6, 2010 by 


 
Chumpcar

Chumpcar Nashville 9 Race Report

I'd just scarfed down a hot-off-the-grill bratwurst when the car came zooming into the pits from its second stint on the rain-drenched Nasvhille Superspeedway a few minutes... read more May 3, 2010 by 


 
2010 Chumpcar Nashville Superspeedway, Round 1

2010 Chumpcar Nashville Superspeedway: Weather 1, Racers 0.5

Racing isn't a fair-weather sport. It's easy to love a good summer day's lapping, sticky tires and hot tarmac rewarding good driving with plenty of grip and feedback. But... read more May 1, 2010 by 


 
Chumpcar

Motor Authority Heads To Nashville Superspeedway For Chumpcar

We weren't all born with a silver dipstick in our engine bays, and that's just fine. But what's a regular Joe to do when he's been bitten by the racing bug? Even the most... read more April 30, 2010 by 


 
Mercedes SLS AMG Carrera Panamericana drive

Panamericana Reborn: Puebla To Oaxaca In The 2011 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG

As you round the bend, a single solid yellow line dividing the two-lane stretch of smooth, undulating blacktop stretched along the side of a Oaxacan canyon, you flick the... read more March 26, 2010 by 


 
1000 Lap Challenge Mustang

Ford Attempts To Go 1000 Laps In The 2011 V-6 Mustang

Ford is not being shy about the 2011 V-6 Mustang. The 4.0L in the 2010 mustang is a dinosaur, being based on the Cologne engine that has been produced since 1968. The new... read more March 22, 2010 by 


 
Rally in the 100 Acre Wood 2010, photos by Vance Green

Rally In The 100 Acre Wood 2010: The Cars, The Competitors, The Craziness

As the driver slams the shifter into fourth--a rock bent the shift linkage a few miles back--and you race toward 80 mph on a tight, rutted, rocky and occasionally jump-strewn... read more March 1, 2010 by 


 
2010 Dodge Challenger SRT8

Car And Driver Goes Back To 1970 To Review A 2010 Challenger

Being in the business since 1955, Car and Driver magazine has a vast archive of reviews from the past. When it was time to review a 2010 Dodge Challenger SE, they found many... read more February 17, 2010 by 


 
 

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