Soviet-era ekranoplan

NHRA's Big Go - Only the Beginning

NHRA’s Countdown to One got off to a rollicking start at the 56th Mac Tools US Nationals on the O’Reilly Raceway Park dragstrip last weekend. This is the first of six races to crown champions in the Top Fuel, Funny Car, Pro Stock and Pro Stock Motorcycle (five races) categories. With... read more

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2010 Lotus Evora

Inside Line Suggesting Lotus Esprit To Get LFA V-10

 The Lotus Elise and its siblings are probably the closest thing to street-legal go-kart that can be driven every day. The bigger Evora is a great grand tourer offering... read more August 27, 2010 by 

1998 Nissan Maxima SE

College Car Guide's Car Buying 'Cliffs Notes': The Negotiation

This is getting too exciting. Not only have you found the perfect car, but it drives even better than you think. Not only can you see your reflection in the paint, but you... read more August 27, 2010 by 

1999 Toyota Camry

College Car Guide's Car Buying 'Cliffs Notes': The Test Drive

You've come this far. Here you are sitting at the end of a stranger's driveway in their car. Palms sweating, you indicate a right turn. You are just about to begin the first... read more August 27, 2010 by 

2010 Lotus Evora 414E Hybrid Concept

Lotus 414E Prototypes Waiting On U.K. Funds

 If any car company that can make a decent hybrid sports car, Lotus would be the one. Their cars are light and compact, making them perfect for the simplified and... read more August 26, 2010 by 

2010 Cadillac CTS-V

GM Releases CTS-V Nürburgring Commercial Behind The Scenes

 It seems that American manufactures realize that in order for their performance cars to get a world-class rating, they need to do some development at the Nürburgring. The... read more August 25, 2010 by 

2010 Mercedes-Benz SLK-CLass

Fun In The Sun - 2011 Mercedes-Benz SLK (ADTKTC Series)

On paper, the 2011 Mercedes-Benz SLK and the 2011 BMW Z4 have a lot in common. Like its Bavarian rival, the Merc also comes in three different variations, which vary in... read more August 25, 2010 by 

Dario Franchitti

Momentum For Dario Franchitti In Sonoma

Fresh off his victory two weeks ago at Mid-Ohio Sports Car Course, 2007 and 2009 IndyCar Series champion--and two-time Indianapolis 500 winner, including this year--Dario... read more August 22, 2010 by 

1960 Austin-Healey 3000

Sports Car Classics: The “Big” Austin-Healeys

 In the early 1950s, there were really two choices when it came to a British sports car in the ripe United States import market. Buyers could pick between the affordable but... read more August 22, 2010 by 

Formula One Experience In New York

Formula One Racing In New York

The hairpin turns. The wind in your hair. The jumpsuit with your sponsors’ logos on it. Yes, you had a pretty good time on your road trip this weekend. And now that... read more August 22, 2010 by 

Teen driving

Your Phone Can Be Your Friend

After my insane rant about how everyone else in the world needs to put down their phones on the road, I realized it really isn't that easy.  Thankfully, like a good... read more August 22, 2010 by 

Texting while driving, by Flickr user ericathompson

How Dangerous Is Texting And Driving?

The shameful thing about using cellphones while driving is Generation Y is most guilty for it. We grew up with cellphones around us constantly, and some of us started texting... read more August 19, 2010 by 

Porsche 918 Spyder Concept

Jay Leno Gets A Look At The Porsche 918 Spyder

It was a well known fact that Porsche was bringing out the 918 Spyder to Monterey and allowing potential buyers an up-close and personal look at the concept car. And while... read more August 18, 2010 by 

2004 Hyundai Tiburon

Big Fun, Little Cash: Hyundai Tiburon GTV6

Hyundai has had a pretty strong run the past few years. It started with the Genesis, then went to the Genesis Coupe, and continues with the new Sonata. All are low cost... read more August 17, 2010 by 

2008 Maserati GranTurismo

Mel Gibson Crashes A Car And We're Supposed To Care?

Mel Gibson crashes a Maserati on Malibu Canyon Road at 8:30 p.m. on a Sunday night and the world stops?  Maybe a tour with the Bob Bondurant Driving School would help? ... read more August 16, 2010 by 

Autopia poster

Progress Is Killing The Sweet Stench Of Autopia

Few things are better than the plethora of aromas that fill your home when there are a few too many cooks busily working in the kitchen. But, there is one other scent that... read more August 15, 2010 by 


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