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Shell V-Power loop at AutoRAI 2011 in Holland

2012 Fiat 500 Attempts The Loop: Video

The AutoRAI is an auto show held annually in Holland and is typically present to a number of luxury car unveilings, wild tuner cars and the obligatory auto event babes, but at this year’s show, Fiat together with oil-giant Shell is showcasing something a little out of the ordinary. Thanks to... read more

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Remains of a 1974 Lamborghini Espada that exploded

Video: Lamborghini Explodes, Destroys House

The owner of a 1974 Lamborghini Espada received quite a shock when he attempted to start his car on Friday morning. The car belonged to a Bloomfield Township resident in... read more March 27, 2011 by


 
Lexus uses a 2011 LS 460 in its latest champagne glass ad

Video: Lexus Recreates LS Champagne Glass Ad From 1989 Following Owner's Attempt

Back in 1989 Lexus ran a television commercial highlighting the refinement of its LS 400 luxury sedan by sitting a tower of champagne glasses on its bonnet while it attempted... read more March 21, 2011 by


 
Audi R8 Spyder epic parking fail

Audi R8 Spyder Epic Parking Fail

We’ve seen some pretty bad attempts at parking before, including this BMW X5 that drove up on another car, or this Bugatti Veyron, whose driver curbed one of its... read more March 12, 2011 by


 
Ferrari 599 GTO crashes on German autobahn

Ferrari 599 GTO Crashes On German Autobahn

The Ferrari 599 GTO is without doubt already one of the greatest cars of all time and is, in fact, Ferrari’s fastest ever road car. And, with only 599 examples destined... read more March 8, 2011 by


 
1977 Peugeot 504

Iran President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad’s 1977 Peugeot 504 Sells For $2.5 Million

An old 1977 Peugeot 504, similar to the one pictured above and belonging to Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad, has sold at auction for a staggering $2.5 million. As we... read more March 2, 2011 by


 
David Beckham’s new 2011 Chevrolet Camaro

David Beckham Trades Porsche 911 Turbo For Chevrolet Camaro

You may recall our story last month about soccer star David Beckham selling his modified Porsche 911 Turbo. We can now reveal why: it appears Beckham is using part of the... read more February 28, 2011 by


 
2010 Chevrolet Camaro spotted with 30-inch wheels

Video: Chevrolet Camaro Spotted With Ridiculous 30-Inch Wheels

Call it a Hi-Riser, or Donk, or Bubble, but whatever it is it looks down right stupid. Nevertheless, one owner of a 2010 Chevrolet Camaro has decided to install these 30-inch... read more February 28, 2011 by


 
Cy Waits presents Paris Hilton with her birthday LFA

Paris Hilton Gets Lexus LFA For 30th Birthday

File this in the "life just isn’t fair” pile--millionaire heiress and socialite Paris Hilton has received a brand new 2012 Lexus LFA for her upcoming 30th... read more February 16, 2011 by


 
Jerry Seinfeld’s 2004 Porsche Carrera GT

Jerry Seinfeld Selling His Porsche Carrera GT

Actor and comedian Jerry Seinfeld, a well-known Porsche aficionado, is selling his beloved 2004 Porsche Carrera GT after having put only 3,176 miles on its odometer... read more February 10, 2011 by


 
Aston Martin One-77 spotted on the streets of Monaco

First Aston Martin One-77 Delivered To Monaco Customer

The first deliveries of the much-hyped Aston Martin One-77 supercar have quietly started, with the first example of the limited edition beauty being delivered to a customer... read more January 30, 2011 by


 
26 people squeeze into MINI Cooper

Video: 26 People Squeeze Into MINI Cooper To Set New World Record

If you thought 19 teenage girls squeezing into a Smart ForTwo was impressive, wait until you watch this video of 26 girls hopping inside a MINI Cooper. The previous record... read more January 27, 2011 by


 
Thieves use oversized forklift to steal Ben Ali's Ferrari 599 GTB

Video: Man Steals Ousted Tunisian President’s Ferrari 599 Using Forklift

Here’s something you don’t see every day. Driving down a highway in Tunisia, a news team happened to film a man allegedly stealing a bright yellow Ferrari 599 GTB... read more January 19, 2011 by


 
David Beckham’s 2008 Porsche 911 Turbo

David Beckham’s Porsche 911 Turbo Fetches $217,100 At Auction

An unnamed buyer has just dropped $217,100 on a used 2008 Porsche 911 Turbo Cabriolet and, to make matters worse, the car was extensively modified. Normally, this would seem... read more January 16, 2011 by


 
Max Motors Sniper for Viper deal

Missouri Dealer Launches ‘Sniper For Viper’ Promotion

Buy a new Dodge Viper and get a free .50 caliber Barrett sniper rifle as part of a deal being offered by Missouri car dealer Max Motors. Yes, you read that correctly. In a... read more January 7, 2011 by


 
Sabine Schmitz tests the Chevrolet Corvette Z06

Sabine Schmitz Describes Corvette As “Castrated”

Before we get into the specifics of the Sabine Schmitz comment, it should be noted that we don’t know what exactly about the Corvette irked her nor what context the... read more January 6, 2011 by


 
 

 
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