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Patrick Long and the 2016 Porsche 911 R

Patrick Long teaches heel-and-toe driving on Porsche's new 911 R

We can all learn a thing or two from Porsche factory driver Patrick Long, and today the expert shows us how to properly execute heel-and-toe downshifting with the car's manual gearbox. In part three of this video series, Long uses Porsche's new, back-to-basics, track-focused 911 R to illustrate... read more

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R34 Nissan Skyline GT-R crash at the Nürburgring

R34 Nissan Skyline GT-R crashes at the Nürburgring

The R34 GT-R, the last of the actual Skyline GT-Rs, is one of the most epic cars to ever come out of Japan. Popularized through the Gran Turismo video games series and then... read more April 5, 2016 by


 
2016 Nissan GT-R NISMO

Nissan GT-R Nismo has set a new world record

Nissan’s GT-R Nismo is famous for being one of the fastest cars in production… without a price tag of more than a million bucks. Recall, the car, with its... read more April 5, 2016 by


 
2015 Aston Martin Vantage GT12

Hardcore Aston Martin Vantage GT8 in the works

Last year Aston Martin launched a hardcore version of its Vantage sports car closely aligned with the V-12-powered Vantage GT3 race car. It was called the Vantage GT12 and... read more April 4, 2016 by


 
Usain Bolt and the 2017 Nissan GT-R

Usain Bolt still a fan of the Nissan GT-R

When you've got a sports car to promote, having the "world's fastest man" on hand isn't a bad thing. Olympic gold medalist Usain Bolt is Nissan's "Global Director of... read more April 1, 2016 by


 
Spyker C12 Zagato concept

Spyker CEO hints at V-12 supercar, four-door model

When Spyker was brought back from the dead at the start of the last decade, the people behind the revived Dutch brand had plans for a trio of models. The first of these was... read more April 1, 2016 by


 
Caterham builds lighter Seven chassis using bicycle “butted tubing” technology

Iconic Seven chassis made lighter thanks to bicycle tech

Now that it’s no longer wasting effort and money on a failed Formula One program, British sports car brand Caterham has returned to what it does best: building... read more March 31, 2016 by


 
Porsche 911 GT3 RS accident in Amsterdam - Image via RS Porsche Magazine

Mechanic drops new Porsche 911 GT3 RS in waterway

Porsche’s new 911 GT3 RS is one of the most desirable cars on the planet right now. Unfortunately for one Porsche dealership in Amsterdam, a mechanic drove a Gulf... read more March 30, 2016 by


 
2017 Aston Martin DB11

Aston Martin already has 1,400 orders for DB11

It’s only been a few weeks since the reveal of Aston Martin’s new DB11 at the 2016 Geneva Motor Show but already the company has managed to rack up 1,400... read more March 30, 2016 by


 
2016 Mercedes-Benz AMG GT world debut, Affalterbach, Germany, Sept 2014

Mercedes-AMG to add 10 more models by year end, launch standalone stores

Mercedes-AMG’s product onslaught won’t be slowing anytime soon as there are plans for at least 10 more models by year end. The information was confirmed to... read more March 30, 2016 by


 
1957 Jaguar XKSS

Six decades on, Jaguar to build nine new XKSS sports cars: Video

Following the success of the six Lightweight E-Types built two years ago, Jaguar has announced another run of “continuation” models. This time it’s the much... read more March 30, 2016 by


 
2015 Jaguar XK Final Fifty edition

Jaguar cancels plans for XK successor

When Jaguar announced in early 2014 that it was ending production of the XK, there was hope we’d see a redesigned model at some point or perhaps even a large, luxurious... read more March 29, 2016 by


 
Spyker C8 Preliator, 2016 Geneva Motor Show

Spyker C8 Preliator priced from $354,990

The debut of Spyker's C8 Preliator during last week's 2016 New York Auto Show included the announcement of pricing for the Dutch firm's latest sports car in the United... read more March 29, 2016 by


 
2017 Mercedes-AMG GT R spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

Mercedes-AMG GT R faster than SLS Black Series, may top 911 GT3 RS

Mercedes-AMG engineers are working on a more hardcore version of the GT sports car, with prototypes currently being tested across Europe. The car is expected to be called a... read more March 29, 2016 by


 
2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF, 2016 New York Auto Show

2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF preview

Miata fans have wanted a coupe version of Mazda's playful little roadster for ages. While we may never actually see one, the 2017 MX-5 Miata RF could be as close as we ever... read more March 28, 2016 by


 
2017 Jaguar F-Type SVR

2017 Jaguar F-Type SVR preview

Following its world debut in Geneva earlier this month, the 2017 Jaguar F-Type SVR touched down in the United States at last week’s 2016 New York Auto Show. Available... read more March 28, 2016 by


 
 

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