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2016 Chevrolet SS

Chevrolet SS: the sport sedan that could, but never caught on

It was a common practice of American automakers decades ago. Take a family sedan, swap out the plain-Jane engine, drop in a big V-8, and you have a muscle car. The Chevrolet SS was one of the final examples of such a practice, albeit not a very American one from the start. For those unaware, the...

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1993 Toyota Supra

The history of the Toyota Supra

The Toyota Supra is an iconic Japanese sports car with humble beginnings. Unlike Nissan, which took until 2009 to offer the really cool GT-Rs in the United States, the Supra... read more September 1, 2017 by


 
A 1968 Porsche 911 T/R is driven around Mazda Raceway by Patrick Long

Patrick Long piloting a 1968 Porsche 911 T/R at Laguna Seca is vintage racing magic

Are you ready for 13 minutes of Patrick Long flogging an old Porsche 911? You should be because it's wonderful and the man knows what he's doing in the car. The particular... read more September 1, 2017 by


 
This 1/3-scale V-10 engine actually works

This hand-made 1/3-scale V-10 actually runs

As much as we love full-size engines, it's sometimes the smaller scale stuff that sets our hearts aflutter. Working in the smaller scale allows us to get up close and... read more September 1, 2017 by


 
This is a full-scale Ferrari Formula One race car

It took 350,000 Lego bricks to make this F1 Ferrari race car

We love Lego. You and/or your kids can craft the stuff of dreams in scale from random bricks or from one of the kits following the directions. Sometimes, however, a team... read more September 1, 2017 by


 
2018 Rolls-Royce Phantom

Rolls-Royce is the most popular brand in music

Musicians love to spout off all sorts of brand names in their songs. It's most common in the pop, rap, and hip-hop worlds, but all sorts of musicians will mention some brand... read more September 1, 2017 by


 
Mazzanti Evantra Millecavalli prototype tests

Mazzanti has been testing an Evantra Millecavalli prototype

Italy's most powerful road car has finally hit the road. Mazzanti announced it has spent the summer months testing the 1,000-horsepower Evantra Millecavalli on the winding... read more September 1, 2017 by


 
Ryan Tuerk drives his Ferrari-powered Toyota 86 on the street

Ryan Tuerck's Ferrari-powered Toyota 86 hits the streets

Ryan Tuerk is creating a new definition for "daily driven race car." Of course, we're talking about his insane Ferrari-powered Toyota 86, which he took out on public roads to... read more August 31, 2017 by


 
Travis Pastrana sits down to talk about NASCAR

Travis Pastrana thought NASCAR was boring, learned it's intricate

Travis Pastrana has been pretty damn good at nearly everything he tries. He's best known for being a pioneer of freestyle motocross and winning motorsports events on two... read more August 31, 2017 by


 
2012 Terradyne Gurkha

Terradyne Gurkha is a wild armored SUV, and it's for sale

There's a market for off-the-wall, armored, luxury SUVs. Just ask Dartz, which revealed its latest Black Alligator SUV at the 2017 Gumball 3000 rally. It's nearly... read more August 31, 2017 by


 
Rolls-Royce Phantom 2JZ engine swap

This Rolls-Royce Phantom is Supra powered

Rolls-Royce released it's seventh-generation Phantom in 2003. In just five years, the automaker produced nearly 5,000 cars. The one above is most likely the only one you'll... read more August 31, 2017 by


 
2019 Audi A8

US House putting self-driving cars on road to wider testing, availability

The U.S. House will likely approve a bill next week that would make available more self-driving cars for testing and sales, as well as standardize state rules for easier... read more August 31, 2017 by


 
McLaren documentary

McLaren could return to top level of Le Mans, but wants budget capped at $20M

The World Endurance Championship's top-level LMP1 class is in trouble. Porsche decided to leave LMP1 after the 2017 season and Audi left it after the 2016 season. That leaves... read more August 31, 2017 by


 
Stephan Winkelmann

Report: Audi Sport boss set to depart and become new head of Bugatti

After a short stint with Audi Sport, Stephan Winkelmann will reportedly leave his position as chief of the performance division and be named president of Bugatti. With this... read more August 31, 2017 by


 
De Tomaso Nuova Pantera concept unveiled in 1999

De Tomaso's final car is heading to auction

De Tomaso has an incredible history that was cut short much too soon. Although plans to revive the Italian sports car marque have been carried out a couple times, nothing has... read more August 31, 2017 by


 
Detroit Electric headquarters in Leamington Spa, United Kingdom

Flush with cash, Detroit Electric to announce full vehicle lineup in September

Flush with cash from a major Chinese investor, Detroit Electric is on the verge of announcing a full lineup of electric cars the company plans to launch in the coming years... read more August 31, 2017 by


 
Teaser for 2018 BMW M8 race car

Mercedes-Benz EQ concept, BMW M8 racecar, Dodge Viper farewell: Car News Headlines

Mercedes-Benz has a handful of world premieres pegged for next month’s 2017 Frankfurt auto show. One of them will be a concept previewing a compact electric car from... read more August 31, 2017 by


 
2019 Mercedes-AMG C63 Coupe facelift spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2019 Mercedes-AMG C63 Coupe spy shots

Prototypes for various versions of an updated Mercedes-Benz C-Class range have been testing for a while. Only a week ago we saw the updated C63 from Mercedes-AMG. Today... read more August 31, 2017 by


 
2017 Dodge Viper

With production over, take a look back at the Dodge Viper’s highs and lows

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles this month built its final Dodge Viper, and despite the ramblings of CEO Sergio Marchionne about a possible successor, it looks like the 2017 model... read more August 31, 2017 by


 
Teaser for 2018 BMW M8 race car

2018 BMW M8 GTE racer to debut at 2017 Frankfurt auto show

BMW has confirmed it will unveil the racing version of its upcoming 8-Series at next month’s 2017 Frankfurt auto show. The version to be shown will be the M8 GTE... read more August 31, 2017 by


 
Hot Volkswagen Tiguan R at the Nürburgring

Hot Volkswagen Tiguan is likely an Audi RS Q3 test mule

Over the past week, a Volkswagen Tiguan has been seen hurtling around the Nürburgring. And most curiously, the engine note emanating from it was very similar to that of... read more August 31, 2017 by


 
 

 
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