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2015 Chevy Corvette Z06 engine blown. Image via Corvette Forum.

First 2015 Chevy Corvette Z06 Engine Destroyed With Just 891 Miles On The Clock

All of those reports about power being down on early examples of the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 due to the ongoing break-in process (with full power to come just a few hundred miles down the road) aside, there are worse things that can happen with a new supercar engine. For example, they can lunch... read more

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Alfa Romeo 4C Spider seen undisguised in Motor.es video

Alfa Romeo 4C Spider Spied Completely Undisguised: Video

The Alfa Romeo 4C is Motor Authority’s Best Car To Buy 2015 not just because of its sexy style or carbon chassis, but because of the unique experience of driving the... read more December 29, 2014 by 


 
2011 Tesla Roadster 2.5

Battery, Aero Tweaks Coming For Tesla Roadster 3.0 Upgrade

Tesla Motors’ [NSDQ:TSLA] first car, the Roadster, has been out of production for a while now, but that hasn’t stopped the electric car company from offering new... read more December 26, 2014 by 


 
2012 Fiat 500 Abarth

Senior FCA Exec Confirms Mazda MX-5 Platform For New Fiat-Abarth Model

In May 2012, Alfa Romeo and Mazda made the surprise announcement that the fourth-generation Mazda MX-5 Miata would form the basis of a new Alfa Romeo Spider and that both... read more December 23, 2014 by 


 
2015 Volkswagen Golf R, 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show

2015 Volkswagen Golf R Available For Pre-Order January 8

Back at November’s Los Angeles Auto Show we told you that the 2015 Volkswagen Golf R will be priced from $37,415 with shipping, and that the first 500 examples will be... read more December 22, 2014 by 


 
2015 Audi RS 5 Coupe Sport

Audi Builds Special Edition RS 5 For U.S.

With the release of cars like the BMW M4, Cadillac ATS-V Coupe and Lexus RC F, it’s easy to forget that Audi has a formidable performance coupe of its own—the RS... read more December 22, 2014 by 


 
Puritalia 427

Puritalia Reveals 427 Roadster In Production Trim, Teases New Hybrid GT

Over the past couple of years there have been quite a few entrants in the premium sports car scene. One that manages to stand out from the crowd is Puritalia’s 427... read more December 21, 2014 by 


 
2011 Lotus Evora S

Lotus Evora Crossover In The Works?

A substantially-updated Evora is set to debut at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show in March, and this time around an open-top version is expected alongside the coupe. But beyond the... read more December 19, 2014 by 


 
Spyker logo

Spyker Declared Bankrupt, CEO Hopeful Of Electric Car Revival

After successfully filing for bankruptcy protection with a Dutch court just two weeks ago, struggling sports car brand Spyker has been declared bankrupt due to its inability... read more December 18, 2014 by 


 
2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 burnout

2015 Chevy Corvette Z06 Does Burnout, Then Runs The Quarter Mile: Video

We now have one of the first videos of the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 running down the quarter mile, and it’s every bit as epic as you’d expect for a... read more December 18, 2014 by 


 
Nissan sets record for world’s longest two-car drift

Nissan Sets World Record For Longest Two-Car Drift: Video

A stunt pulled off by Nissan in the Middle East over the weekend has seen the automaker awarded the Guinness World Record for the longest two-car drift. The drift involved a... read more December 17, 2014 by 


 
Corvette PDR captures valet doing 50 mph in parking garage. Image via Corvette Forum.

2015 Corvette Stingray PDR Camera Captures Valet Hitting 50 MPH In Parking Garage: Video

The Valet Mode of the Stingray’s Performance Data Recorder system is a cool feature—even if it has drawn some heat for its potential illegal recording of audio... read more December 15, 2014 by 


 
Aston Martin Works 60th Anniversary Limited Edition Vanquish

Aston Martin Works 60th Anniversary Vanquish Has Piston-Metal Interior Trim

Sometimes it seems there are nearly as many special-edition Aston Martins as there are Aston Martins, but then there are the truly special editions, like this, the Works 60th... read more December 12, 2014 by 


 
2015 Audi RS 3 Sportback

2015 Audi RS 3 Sportback Revealed, U.S. Launch Still Pending

Audi’s new RS 3 Sportback, the ultimate A3, has been revealed as the most powerful compact car in production, managing to edge out Mercedes-Benz’s A45 AMG and... read more December 12, 2014 by 


 
Ford Performance logo

Ford Performance Brand Promises 12 New Special Vehicles, Including Focus RS

Ford is committing itself to creating a true global performance sub-brand moving forward. The automaker just announced that it has 12 vehicles on tap, which will be rolled... read more December 11, 2014 by 


 
2016 Ford Focus RS spy shots

2016 Ford Focus RS Confirmed For U.S.--UPDATE

UPDATE: A new generation of the Ford Focus RS has been confirmed for sale in the U.S. It will form part of a new portfolio of sporty Ford products grouped under the Ford... read more December 11, 2014 by 


 
 

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