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2016 BMW M2

2016 BMW M2 video road test

BMW built a fearsome reputation for speed with its M cars. But you're forgiven if the last generation of Ms left you a little wanting. They're high-performance demons--but they can feel brittle and digital. There's one M car that captures the best of BMW and puts it all in a reasonably priced... read more

November 4, 2016 by
 
Ryan Tuerck's Toyota 86 with Ferrari 458 Italia engine swap, SEMA 2016

Toyota 86 with Ferrari 458 V-8 is an insane rev machine

Remember the Toyota 86 / Ferrari [NYSE:RACE] 458 mashup from drifter Ryan Tuerck? Well, he and the crew at Huddy MotorSports have given a little taste of what’s to... read more November 1, 2016 by


 
2016/2017 Formula E Hong Kong ePrix

'Engineering Explained' explores sensor strategy in motorsports

A critical component of a successful racing team is its ability to accumulate and understand many points of data. Motorsports engineers thrive on racing data, as it helps... read more November 1, 2016 by


 
2016 Ford F-150 Raptor Baja 1000 racing truck

Virtually stock Ford F-150 Raptor to tackle 2016 Baja 1000

The Baja 1000 is one of the most punishing races in the world. It’s also the breeding ground for Ford Motor Company’s [NYSE:F] F-150 Raptor pickup trucks, with... read more November 1, 2016 by


 
Engineering Explained goes for a ride-along in a Subaru STI Rallycross race car

Let's go for a ride along in a 600-hp Subaru Rallycross car

Jason from Engineering Explained sits in the passenger seat for this ride along. He's accompanied by David Higgins (yes, brother of the also crazy-talented Mark) and the pair... read more November 1, 2016 by


 
Jay Leno checks out the 1964 Pontiac GTO convertible

The original muscle car pulls into Jay Leno's Garage

In the early 1960s, the top brass at General Motors Company [NYSE:GM] put a stop to any of its motorsports programs. There was to be no involvement with racing from any of... read more October 31, 2016 by


 
McLaren P1 LM on the Nürburgring

986-horsepower McLaren P1 LM goes hunting on the 'Ring

McLaren withdrew from Nürburgring lap time attempts in 2013 after claiming its P1 hypercar recorded a sub-7:00 time, albeit without providing the obligatory video of the... read more October 31, 2016 by


 
SolarCity roof tile-replacing solar panels

Tesla CEO unveils Powerwall 2.0 and solar roof

Tesla [NSDQ:TSLA] CEO Elon Musk on Friday unveiled two new products, one from Tesla and another from SolarCity, the solar home installation firm Tesla is hoping to acquire... read more October 30, 2016 by


 
Vaughn Gittin Jr in his Forever Drift at Catalunya

Vaughn Gittin, Jr. lays down massive drift at Catalunya

Vaughn Gittin, Jr. has a serious amount of control over his Ford Mustang RTR. That RTR stands for Ready to Rock, and that's what Gittin gets to doing. In this video, he's... read more October 28, 2016 by


 
Man sets fastest speed on two wheels in an automobile

Finn sets new speed record for car on 2 wheels

If you research the topic on YouTube, riding on two wheels in a car is seemingly the normal way to commute on the highways in the Middle East. Still, those Middle Easterners... read more October 28, 2016 by


 
Nissan Tsuru

Circa-1990 Nissan Sentra to finally cease production in Mexico

While Nissan in the United States is busy promoting its new turbocharged Sentra SR, the company's counterparts down in Mexico are marking the end of an era: the Nissan Tsuru... read more October 28, 2016 by


 
Frame from video showing Tesla Model S after it hit Mercedes dealership  [source: RatDog on YouTube]

Tesla Model S mangles Mercedes E-Class, British dealership in crash (video)

Somewhere in the U.K., a group of Mercedes-Benz employees has learned just how much of a threat electric-car maker Tesla poses. Except in this case, the threat was literal... read more October 28, 2016 by


 
Teaser for Faraday Future electric car debuting at 2017 Consumer Electronics Show

Faraday Future teases electric car ahead of 2017 CES debut

Faraday Future has given us our best look yet at its first production model, which was recently confirmed for a debut at the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show. The... read more October 28, 2016 by


 
Teaser for 2017 Opel Insignia Grand Sport debuting at 2017 Geneva auto show

Opel Insignia Grand Sport to debut at 2017 Geneva auto show

On Wednesday we received confirmation that the next-generation Opel Insignia will be sold in the Australian and New Zealand markets as a Holden Commodore. A version of the... read more October 27, 2016 by


 
Race of Champions is coming to Miami

2017 Race of Champions is bound for Miami

The Race of Champions has been thrilling motorsports fans for decades. The first ROC event was in 1988 and it was held in Paris with a lineup of drivers that would make your... read more October 26, 2016 by


 
Gas Station safety technology

What happens underground at your local gas station

Pumping fuel is something you've been doing for years now (unless you're one of those people in New Jersey), and it's something you probably don't put a lot of thought into... read more October 26, 2016 by


 
 

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