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Ford GT’s carbon fiber wheels

Close look at Ford GT’s carbon fiber wheels

Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] has finally confirmed its new GT supercar will be coming with carbon fiber wheels. However, they won’t be standard like on the Mustang Shelby GT350R. Instead, the GT will come with forged aluminum wheels standard and the carbon fiber set available as an option. The...

May 17, 2016 by
 
1/18 scale Ariel Atom 500

Scale model Ariel Atom 500 now available

A scale model manufacturer has managed to do what many before have failed at: Creating a scale model of the V-8-powered Ariel Atom 500. Stretching 134 inches from head to... read more May 16, 2016 by


 
Sang Yup Lee

Hyundai snags another Bentley designer

Having already lured former Bentley design boss Luc Donckerwolke, Hyundai has now managed to snag Bentley’s designer in charge of exteriors, the talented Sang Yup Lee... read more May 16, 2016 by


 
Engineering Explained talks about the Rotary engine

How the rotary engine works

You're a master of all things LS. You completely understand the Ford FE big blocks. Those Honda B16 engines are no match for your knowledge base. At their core, these engines... read more May 16, 2016 by


 
Jay Leno's Garage: 1961 Dodge Polara CHP

Jay Leno looks for perps in '61 Dodge Polara police car

It's the one kind of car you'll see every single day that we guarantee you wouldn't pass up the chance to drive: A police car. There's no question that Jay Leno is living... read more May 16, 2016 by


 
2017 Mercedes-Benz SL450  -  First Drive

German court turns off Mercedes' Airscarf over patent dispute

Mercedes-Benz has been banned from selling convertibles and roadsters equipped with its innovative Airscarf system in its home market of Germany over a decades-old patent... read more May 16, 2016 by


 
Jay Leno on The Simpsons

Jay Leno, Citroën DS, Morgan 3 Wheeler guest star in "The Simpsons"

While the writing staff of The Simpsons may not have many gearheads on staff, arguably the best-known car nut in the world joined the crew for a recent episode. That's right... read more May 16, 2016 by


 
2015 Volvo S60 and V60 Polestar

Volvo offering hefty discount on 345-horsepower S60, V60 Polestars

Looking for sensible performance? Volvo could make your decision a little easier by offering a hefty discount worth up to $7,500 off of its sport-oriented S60 and V60... read more May 16, 2016 by


 
Zolland Design retro conversion for the fifth-generation Mercedes-Benz SL

C8 Chevy Corvette, NextEV supercar, Zolland Design Mercedes SL: Car News Headlines

Chevrolet is thought to be working on a mid-engine layout for its next-generation Corvette, and according to a report we’ll see the car at the 2018 Detroit Auto Show... read more May 16, 2016 by


 
1997 Porsche 911 GT1 Evolution - Image via RM Sotheby's

Street-legal Porsche 911 GT1 Evo racer sells for $3.14 million

One lucky enthusiast now has a very special Porsche among his or her collection. This is the only Porsche 911 GT1 race car to be converted for street use, and it was just... read more May 16, 2016 by


 
NextEV TCR (Team China Racing) competing in the Formula E Championship

More details on Chinese firm NextEV’s electric supercar plans

There’s no shortage of Chinese-backed startups attempting to be the next Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA]. A few that have been reported on here at Motor Authority include... read more May 16, 2016 by


 
2018 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28 spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

Will the new Camaro Z/28 come with a 7.0-liter V-8?

Chevrolet has been out testing a new version of its Camaro on the Nürburgring. The car is clearly a track-focused model of some sort, leading most, including us, to... read more May 16, 2016 by


 
Toyota FT-1 concept

Report: New BMW and Toyota sports cars to be built in Austria

BMW and Toyota have been collaborating on a new sports car platform since 2011. The new platform is to spawn successors to the BMW Z4 and Toyota Supra. A prototype for the... read more May 16, 2016 by


 
Zolland Design retro conversion for the fifth-generation Mercedes-Benz SL

Zolland Design comes out with retro “Pagoda” conversion for 5th-gen Mercedes SL

Remember Zolland Design’s retro conversion for the latest Porsche 911? The Swedish design skunk works now has a new, much more ambitious conversion, this time for the... read more May 16, 2016 by


 
Red Bull Racing’s Max Verstappen after winning the 2016 Formula One Spanish Grand Prix

Verstappen enters record books with Formula One Spanish Grand Prix victory

It was a miracle start for new Red Bull Racing driver Max Verstappen yesterday at the 2016 Formula One Spanish Grand Prix. The Dutch youngster now enters the record books as... read more May 15, 2016 by


 
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Report: Mid-engine C8 Corvette to bow at 2018 Detroit Auto Show

It’s been a while since we last heard about alleged plans for a mid-engine Chevrolet Corvette. A test mule for what appeared to be a mid-engine model of some sort was... read more May 15, 2016 by


 
 

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