Kit Harington (aka Jon Snow) and the 2017 Infiniti Q60

Jon Snow helps flog new Infiniti Q60

When he’s not out waging war in Westeros, it appears Jon Snow has a penchant for reciting poetry and driving luxury coupes. More accurately, Kit Harington, who plays the popular character on HBO’s hit series Game of Thrones, was been recruited by Infiniti to help promote its new Q60... read more

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Lamborghini Centenario LP 770-4 at Nardo

Watch the Lamborghini Centenario LP 770-4 at Nardo

Lamborghini’s current flagship is the Centenario LP 770-4, a 759-horsepower raging bull that’s destined to be built in a run of just 40 cars. Lamborghini has... read more August 2, 2016 by

Rotary-powered 1966 Volkswagen Beetle on Jay Leno's Garage

Jay Leno drives a rotary-powered Volkswagen Beetle

You never know what's going to turn up at Jay Leno's Garage. Leno is a fan of Wankel rotary engines and has featured a couple on the show in vehicles like a Mazda Cosmo 110S... read more August 2, 2016 by

Ole Yeller 2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350

Ole Yeller Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 raises $295k for charity

Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] in 2016 has continued its tradition of supporting the Experimental Aircraft Association and its Young Eagles youth education programs with the... read more August 2, 2016 by

Underground Racing's twin-turbo 2017 Audi R8 Plus

Underground Racing has already slapped two turbos on the 2017 Audi R8 V10 Plus

Audi's finally given the world the new, second-generation R8 for 2017. While no one would call it slow, more power never hurt, right? Clearly that's the thought over at... read more August 1, 2016 by

2017 Porsche Panamera, Technical Backgrounder, July 2016

2017 Porsche Panamera Turbo first ride

The 2017 Porsche Panamera Turbo may not hit the streets until next January, but we've already had the opportunity to go for a spin. And what a spin it was! Porsche gave... read more August 1, 2016 by

Engineering Explained talks CTVs

Are CVTs the fastest transmissions?

Nobody truly likes a Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT). They are loud, soulless, sometimes unreliable, and frankly, they often make your car sound awful. But here's... read more August 1, 2016 by

Ferrari’s Sebastian Vettel tests Pirelli’s wide tires for 2017 Formula One World Championship

Sebastian Vettel tests 2017 F1 season’s extra-wide tires

There are some radical changes coming to Formula One in 2017. The list includes longer, wider cars and much wider tires. The changes are aimed at increasing downforce and... read more August 1, 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

Switzer Goliath X Nissan GT-R

2,000-horspower Nissan GT-R crashes after 218-mph speed run

Would you be willing to pilot a Nissan GT-R modified to put out 2,000 horsepower? How would you feel at speeds exceeding 200 mph? And what would you do if it all started to... read more July 29, 2016 by

Dom's Charger from Fast 8 via Jadatoys Instagram

Vin Diesel's Dodge Charger for 'Fast 8' sounds wicked

Filming for the eighth installment in the Fast and Furious franchise is underway, and you can almost feel the testosterone. Earlier this week we found what appeared to be a... read more July 29, 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

Toyota GT86 gets a Ferrari engine transplant

Toyota 86 gets Ferrari engine transplant

When Toyota and Subaru got together to build their 86 and BRZ coupes, they weren't thinking about big power. Instead, the 200-horsepower coupe they created was focused more... read more July 29, 2016 by

A Lamborghini Murcielago used to tow goats

This Lamborghini hauls...goats

When you're looking for a good work vehicle, you have many things to consider. Interior comfort is on the list, but towing and hauling capabilities are certainly more... read more July 28, 2016 by

Engineering Explained tackles the subject of oil catch cans

What the heck does an oil catch can do?

Your engine is a violent place. It's filled with moving metal, hot oil and fuel, and a mass of moving air. All of that combines to create combustion, which is basically a... read more July 27, 2016 by

2017 Acura NSX GT3 race car

Acura's publicly testing the NSX GT3 race car at Mid-Ohio this week

Acura's enjoying the limelight with its new NSX supercar, and it's been very adamant that it will take the car racing. Back in March, Honda's luxury division announced the... read more July 27, 2016 by


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