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1991 BMW M5

BMW explains what to look for when buying an E34 5-Series

The BMW 5-Series has long been a beloved uber sedan. In its most basic form, it represents a powerful and moderately upscale entry in the mid-size luxury sedan segment. At the upper end of the scale you have the mighty M5, which remains the measuring stick by which other sports sedans are measured... read more

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Subaru Impreza WRX rally car

The Subaru WRX changed the US automotive landscape

Before the Subaru WRX landed in the United States, there wasn't much of a market for affordable and practical performance cars. Think about it for two seconds. Before the... read more November 7, 2017 by


 
Jay Leno drives his 1918 Model 66 Pierce Arrow

Jay Leno shows off his 1918 Pierce Arrow Model 66

Fancy birdcages. That's how the Pierce-Arrow company got its start. Actually, it was called Heinz, Pierce and Munschauer back then before George Pierce acquired the whole... read more November 6, 2017 by


 
This is an Audi S1 on tracks

This is an Audi S1 on tracks and it looks like fantastic fun

When Audi decided to take its diminutive A1, it probably figured that an S variant would soon follow. The automaker probably never considered, however, that someone would buy... read more November 5, 2017 by


 
A BMW E30 with an E46 engine catches air during a hill climb event

E30 M3 does hill climb with screaming 440-HP E46 M3 engine

You'll often find builders of hot rods and muscle cars talking about upping the displacement on a given engine. Taking a Ford 390 and turning into a 428, for example. Are... read more November 3, 2017 by


 
Larry Kosilla walks us through his concours-level paint job on his Porsche 911 964

Watch this Porsche 911 get a concours-level paint job

Larry Kosilla is our favorite type of automotive mad man. Without his obsession to detail, he wouldn't be a detail king and the person bringing Ammo NYC cleaning products to... read more November 3, 2017 by


 
Crown Victoria-based Dodge Charger General Lee

Watch how a Ford Crown Vic is transformed into a General Lee Dodge Charger

This bright orange Dodge Charger sure looks like the General Lee from the iconic "Dukes of Hazard" TV show, doesn't it? Actually, it's not even close. That's because car is... read more November 2, 2017 by


 
1971 Lamborghini Miura SV pre-production restored by Polo Storico

Lamborghini was started because Ferraris were too unreliable

It's one of the greatest rivalries of the automotive industry: Ferrari vs. Lamborghini. Actually, it's not just a rivalry, Lamborghini was a direct result of Ferrari... read more November 2, 2017 by


 
Will you use less fuel during engine braking or simply by coasting?

What uses less gas: coasting or engine braking?

Getting the most of your vehicle, with regards to fuel economy, is to play a game of efficiency. You have to find the most efficient manner of driving in a given situation... read more November 1, 2017 by


 
How Koenigsegg destroyed the Bugatti Chiron

Here's how Koenigsegg destroyed Bugatti's 0-248-0 mph world record

The name of the game here is power-to-weight ratio. That's how you can have one car out perform another. As you climb to higher and higher speeds, you're going to need more... read more October 31, 2017 by


 
The Barn Find Hunter unearths a C1 Corvette

Yes, there are still amazing barn finds out there

Tom Cotter is hard at work on the hunt. That hunt is for rare old cars, and he's often poking his nose into overgrown yards, dust-filled sheds, and yes, into the odd barn... read more October 31, 2017 by


 
Watch a drawing of a Porsche 911 GT2 RS come to life

Sit back and watch this Porsche 911 GT2 RS drawing timelapse

Porsche's high-intensity 911 GT2 RS is a 700-horsepower rear-drive sports car that recently lit the Nürburgring on fire. Now, thanks to artist Ronan Miah, it can light... read more October 30, 2017 by


 
Why engines lose power over time

10 reasons why engines lose power over time

Ever driven a brand new car and then the same model but one with much higher mileage? They don't often feel the same. In fact, the older car might even feel like it has less... read more October 26, 2017 by


 
Dodge Demon vs Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk

Why is the Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk faster than the Dodge Demon?

Dodge has unleashed a mighty machine upon the world. It's not the 707-horsepower Challenger or Charger SRT Hellcat siblings, but rather the more powerful Challenger SRT Demon... read more October 24, 2017 by


 
Jay Leno welcomes Jonathon Ward and his 1958 Rolls-Royce Silver Cloud Derelict

Sleeper 1958 Rolls-Royce Silver Cloud stops by Leno's Garage

Icon turns out fantastic works of automotive art. The company revisits classic cars and gives them a modern spin, though mostly under the sheet metal. You're most likely... read more October 23, 2017 by


 
A homemade water trike that can hit 160 mph in four seconds

Homemade water-powered trike can do 0-160 in under 4 seconds

Water is an incredibly powerful thing. Most of the time we observe it still, be it sitting in your drinking glass or while staring at a vast calm ocean. When put to work... read more October 22, 2017 by


 
 

 
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