Kurt Ernst, Contributor

Kurt has been fascinated by anything with wheels and a motor for a long time. Growing up, he spent his spare time turning wrenches and pumping gas in the family garage, back when hand tools were used to tune cars. After college, he spent a year racing cars, only to learn that he was neither fast enough to get rich nor rich enough to get fast. These days, he spends his time as an automotive writer and a self proclaimed "Cro-Magnon Renaissance Man".

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The GMC Syclone Visits Jay Leno's Garage: Video

The GMC Syclone Visits Jay Leno's Garage: Video

If someone ever invents a time machine, we’re inclined to head back to 1991. The Cold War was over, the U.S economy was healthy, real estate still appreciated in value and the quickest car in America was a pickup truck. We’re not sure why we count that in the plus column, but we do...

July 28, 2015
 
Claire Williams - image: Williams F1 Team

Williams F1 Appoints Claire Williams As Deputy Team Principal

The Williams F1 Team has announced that Claire Williams, daughter of Team Principal Sir Frank Williams, has been appointed to the newly-created position of Deputy Team... read more March 29, 2013


 
Supercharged 2013 Lexus GS 350 F Sport concept

Lexus Trademarks "GS F" With US Patents And Trademark Office

Rumors of a Lexus sports car carrying the GS F banner have been circulating since 2010 or so, at times producing details like “it will come to market with a... read more March 29, 2013


 
2015 Volkswagen Golf, at 2013 New York Auto Show

2013 World Car Of The Year Winners Announced In New York

Every year, an international panel of automotive journalists selects the best cars in the world under various categories, handing out its awards at the New York Auto Show... read more March 29, 2013


 
Mark Martin - image: Michael Waltrip Racing

Mark Martin To Sub For A Recovering Denny Hamlin

When Denny Hamlin’s number 11 Toyota hit the inside wall of the Auto Club Speedway in Fontana, California, following contact with Joey Logano, it was clear that the... read more March 29, 2013


 
2012 BMW 335i live photos, 2012 Detroit Auto Show

BMW M Performance Wants To Make Your 2012+ 335i Faster

BMW’s M Performance bits can help enhance the driving experience for owners of late model BMW vehicles. Previous M Performance offerings have included suspension... read more March 28, 2013


 
Subaru WRX Concept, 2013 New York Auto Show

2013 Subaru WRX Concept: New York Auto Show Live Shots

We’ll warn you in advance that the 2013 Subaru WRX Concept displayed at this week’s New York Auto Show may or may not be what the final product looks like. Subaru... read more March 28, 2013


 

 
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