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The world's first Shelby Cobra: CSX 2000

Very first Shelby Cobra sets auction record for American cars

Carroll Shelby's first-ever Cobra, CSX 2000, set a new record high for an American car when it sold at the RM Sotheby's auction during Monterey Car Week for $13.75 million. The previous record was $11 million for the 1968 Ford GT40 Gulf/Mirage race car that sold in 2012. Shelby created what would... read more

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Jeremy Clarkson, international man of mystery

The 10 best cars Jeremy Clarkson has driven this year

As you might guess, Jeremy Clarkson drives a ton of different vehicles. We imagine he's swapping keys so often it's hard to keep track of what's in and out of his driveway... read more August 17, 2016 by


 
McLaren 570GT by MSO concept, 2016 Monterey Car Week

McLaren 570GT by MSO concept unveiled in Monterey

McLaren promised to bring a new concept developed by its MSO personalization department to Monterey Car Week currently on in Monterey, California. While we had hoped the new... read more August 17, 2016 by


 
Patent for mid-engine Honda sports car - Image via Autovisie

What should the Honda S2000 replacement be called?

It's no secret that Honda's working on a new sports car to sit below the flagship Acura NSX, but what will it be called? Many are hailing this as being the successor to the... read more August 15, 2016 by


 
Patent for mid-engine Honda sports car - Image via Autovisie

Is ZSX the name of Honda’s next sports car?

A recent trademark filing made by Honda may hint at a new sports car to sit below the flagship NSX, sold in the United States and a few other markets as an Acura. The... read more August 12, 2016 by


 
2017 McLaren 570GT

McLaren bringing 570GT, MSO concept to Monterey

McLaren is about to introduce a new model in the United States in the form of the 570GT, which as the name suggests is a car more suited to grand touring than carving up a... read more August 11, 2016 by


 
2017 Porsche 718 Cayman S

Porsche planning less powerful 718 Boxster and Cayman models for China

When it comes to sports cars, less power usually isn't a good thing. But Porsche thinks less powerful but more affordable versions of its new 718 Boxster and 718 Cayman will... read more August 10, 2016 by


 
2016 BAC Mono fitted with rear wheel arches made from graphene

BAC Mono gets ultra-strong, ultra-light graphene panels

BAC has unveiled a version of its street-legal Mono track car fitted with body panels made from graphene. The advanced material is similar to carbon fiber but consists of... read more August 7, 2016 by


 
BMW 507 formerly owned by Elvis Presley

BMW 507 owned by Elvis fully restored, heading to Monterey

Elvis Presley may have left the building, but his BMW 507 is making a comeback. Following a two-year restoration by BMW's Classic division, the sports car will appear at the... read more August 5, 2016 by


 
Nissan BladeGlider

Nissan BladeGlider prototypes point to possible EV sports car

Nissan unveiled the BladeGlider, an electric sports car, as a concept car at the 2013 Tokyo Motor Show. Today, the company showed two working prototypes in Rio De Janeiro... read more August 4, 2016 by


 
C7 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 moments before crash

C7 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 crashes leaving Arizona car meet

The owner of a C7 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 recently found out the hard way why it’s never a good idea to do burnouts and speed on public roads. His car ended up a total... read more August 4, 2016 by


 
2017 Porsche Cayman GT4 Clubsport MR

Manthey-Racing builds extra hardcore Porsche Cayman GT4 Clubsport

Porsche introduced a race car based on its limited edition Cayman GT4 for the 2016 motorsport season. Ahead of the 2017 season, there’s a new, more hardcore version... read more August 4, 2016 by


 
2016 Hyundai Genesis Coupe

Hyundai Genesis Coupe bows out, successor to be sold under Genesis brand

The 2016 model year will be the last for Hyundai’s Genesis Coupe, the automaker has confirmed. A successor is planned but will be sold under Hyundai’s new Genesis... read more August 3, 2016 by


 
2018 Mercedes-AMG GT C Roadster spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

Report: Mercedes-AMG GT Roadster to debut at 2016 Paris auto show

Mercedes-AMG is readying an al fresco version of its GT sports car, with prototypes already spotted testing in Europe. According to Motoring, the car, which will be called a... read more August 2, 2016 by


 
2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata V-8 conversion by Flyin’ Miata

Flyin' Miata’s turnkey MX-5 V-8 ready to order, Fiat 124 Spider planned

Remember that V-8 conversion for the latest-generation Mazda MX-5 Miata we told you about at the start of the year? Well, it’s ready to order and the confirmed... read more August 1, 2016 by


 
Genovation Extreme Electric car (GXE) based on the C6 Chevrolet Corvette

Electric Corvette sets new land speed record

Genovation, a startup based in Rockville, Maryland, has earned a new land speed record using a C6 Chevrolet Corvette converted to run on electric motors. The car is the same... read more July 29, 2016 by


 
 

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