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2016 Bentley Continental GT Speed

2016 Bentley Continental GTC Speed First Drive

Before the Internet became the refuge of the world's trolls, Norway was their spiritual home. We contend they're mythical creatures, but lots of Norwegians to this day believe trolls really exist. Spooky, Blair Witch-style trolls, if you take YouTube at face value. And why wouldn't you? Rich in... read more

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2016 Jaguar F-Type R AWD Coupe

2016 Jaguar F-Type Quick Drive: Manual And AWD Join The Party

If you’ve been hankering for some F-Type action, but just have to have a three-pedal setup, Jaguar now has an answer for you. Same for those snowbelters who just... read more June 6, 2015 by 


 
2015 Ferrari California T

2015 Ferrari California T Joy Ride

Swimming pools, movie stars, things that end in the number 5. California means a lot of things to a lot of people but to Ferrari, it means grand touring. In the latest... read more June 3, 2015 by 


 
Bentley Continental GT3-R, 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed

Bentley Continental GT3-R Quick Drive

I was on hand—briefly—at the 2014 Goodwood Festival of Speed when the Bentley Continental GT3-R made its debut in the stomping grounds of perennial rival... read more June 2, 2015 by 


 
2016 Lamborghini Aventador SuperVeloce (SV)

2016 Lamborghini Aventador SuperVeloce First Drive Video

Medical science tells us that neck strain is something to be avoided. It can compress nerves, bulge discs, and can lead to numbness and tingling. Okay, science. We hear you... read more June 2, 2015 by 


 
2016 Range Rover Sport SVR first drive

2016 Range Rover Sport SVR First Drive

It’s already claiming the fastest production SUV lap time around the Nürburgring. It’s been sideways on video showing its chops. But now it’s been in... read more May 27, 2015 by 


 
2016 Audi Q7 first drive

2017 Audi Q7 First Drive

Don’t worry, America, it’s not a wagon. It just drives like one, is as useful as one, and, if you squint at it the right way, kinda looks like one. But it’s... read more May 20, 2015 by 


 
2016 Chevrolet Camaro, Belle Isle reveal

2016 Chevrolet Camaro Preview And Prototype First Drive

Happy, muscle-car fans? Just this past year you've been gifted a 707-horsepower Challenger Hellcat and a brand-new Mustang, with a 500-plus-horsepower Shelby GT350 waiting in... read more May 17, 2015 by 


 
2016 Mazda CX-3 first drive, Phoenix, May 2015

2016 Mazda CX-3 First Drive

So, you’re growing up. That two-seat sports car was a great companion for many years, but there’s just not enough space for your stuff, your friends, your dog... read more May 1, 2015 by 


 
2016 Cadillac ATS-V

2016 Cadillac ATS-V First Drive Video

First things first: yes, this newfangled V car is better than the Germans. For me, anyway. Maybe for you, too. Already half of you are flabbergasting and chuffing, the... read more April 25, 2015 by 


 
2016 Cadillac ATS-V first drive preview

2016 Cadillac ATS-V First Drive Preview: Video

The 2016 Cadillac ATS-V is no stranger to the hearts and minds of enthusiasts, even though it hasn’t yet officially hit the streets. Does it live up to the hype? DON'T... read more April 13, 2015 by 


 
2015 BMW X6 M

2015 BMW X6 M First Drive

BMW's X6 M is a venomous cane toad of an SUV, one with some obvious warts. Even so, it's made friends and set trends, spawning imitators in the Acura ZDX (extinct: mercy... read more April 11, 2015 by 


 
2015 Ferrari FF  -  Quick Drive, February 2015

2015 Ferrari FF Quick Drive

Will actual Ferrari FF owners truly load up the back with groceries? Will they throw their hiking/climbing adventure gear in the back, or their rifle and hunting dog? Will... read more March 21, 2015 by 


 
2016 Bentley Mulsanne Speed

2016 Bentley Mulsanne Speed First Drive

Whipping three tons of steel, wood, and glass through the corner, I settle the wheel, straighten the car, and press the brakes—hard. Coming to a stop, I press and hold... read more March 19, 2015 by 


 
2015 Infiniti Q50

2015 Infiniti Q50S 3.7 Quick Drive

We're doing final drives of new and updated vehicles from the 2015 model year, and one we've been keen on revisiting is the Infiniti Q50. Our first drives were in... read more March 2, 2015 by 


 
2015 Mercedes-AMG C63 S first drive, Portugal

2015 Mercedes-AMG C63 S First Drive

The whole world seems to be going turbo. That’s mostly a good thing. In the case of the Mercedes-AMG C63 S, it’s a very good thing. While it’s impossible... read more February 23, 2015 by 


 
 

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