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Listen To A 1990 Benetton Ford Play Its F1 Symphony: Video

Just in case you’ve never seen an F1 race in person or on television, we’ll warn you in advance: the unmuffled engines of Formula One cars are loud. They’re also extremely high-strung, which is why teams go through as many engines as FIA rules allow in the course of a single... read more

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Vroominator engine sound generator

The Vroominator: At Least Your Slow Car Will Sound Fast...

Want a sports car or muscle car but don't want the expense of higher fuel bills and insurance costs? Want to enjoy the rumble of a big V8 but don't want to wake the neighbors... read more May 10, 2011 by

Aston Martin V8 Vantage N420

Aston Martin V8 Vantage Drops Weight With The N420 Edition

 The Aston Martin V8 Vantage is a great looking car, and perfect for Porsche 911 buyers who dislike seeing themselves coming and going every day. Now Aston Martin is... read more July 6, 2010 by

Hennessey HPE700 Camaro

Video: Hennessey's LS9-Powered HPE700 Camaro Takes To The Track

Exactly one year ago Texas-based tuning firm Hennessey Performance Engineering (HPE) first announced plans for a highly modified 2010 Chevrolet Camaro that the company plans... read more January 6, 2010 by

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Arden Works Over The 2010 Jaguar XKR Convertible

German tuner Arden has a penchant for taking British cars and tuning them into performance powerhouses, and we've already seen the work it’s engineers have done on Land... read more August 9, 2009 by

2011 Jaguar XJ configurator

Build your own Jaguar XJ with new configurator

Jaguar has launched a dedicated website for its new 2010 XJ sedan, with a number of interesting features to keep potential customers and the curious interested in the car... read more August 1, 2009 by

2010 Hennessey Z700 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1

Hennessey working on 705hp ‘Z700’ Corvette ZR1 for 2010

The world's fastest and most powerful production Corvette, the 638hp (476kW) ZR1 has become the pinnacle of American sports cars. After all, for most ZR1 owners, having a car... read more July 6, 2009 by

2010 Jaguar XF Supercharged

Jaguar expands lineup with 470hp XF Supercharged

Jaguar today announced the introduction of the fourth and newest member of its acclaimed XF lineup, the 2010 XF Supercharged sedan. Joining the 4.2L and 5.0L naturally... read more June 29, 2009 by

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Next-gen BMW M5 could get KERS hybrid, up to 600hp

No one that's driven the current BMW M5 is likely to complain about a lack of power or technology, but BMW is fixing to up the ante on both accounts, according to the latest... read more June 25, 2009 by

2010 Chevrolet Corvette Z06

Chevrolet releases full specs and pricing for 2010 Corvette Z06

The 638hp (476kW) ZR1 and brand new Grand Sport models may be getting all the limelight but the race-bred Corvette Z06 supercar is still tearing up pavements around the... read more June 21, 2009 by

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Fornasari announces 610hp Racing Buggy for series production

It's hard to pin down the qualities of the 'ultimate' vehicle, but the new Racing Buggy from Fornasari looks to be a fair attempt. Its design, however, is as extreme as its... read more June 17, 2009 by

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GM bumps price of 2010 Corvette ZR1 up $2,910 to $107,830

Supercar performance from a 638hp supercharged V8 engine, carbon fiber bodywork and sharp styling should all add up to a price tag in the $200,000+ range if you look to the... read more June 16, 2009 by

2010 Ford Mustang GT

Report: Ford to put new Duratec V6, 400hp V8 into 2011 Mustang

Despite all the excitement over Ford's EcoBoost twin-turbo six-cylinder engine lineup, the company has yet to drop it into the most likely candidate: the Mustang. That's... read more June 16, 2009 by

Ferrari turbo patent diagram

Ferrari patent for turbocharged V8 surfaces online

Earlier this week we saw leaked Ferrari patents for a new AWD hybrid system that were filed with the European Patent Office. Today, a new patent diagram for a turbocharged... read more May 29, 2009 by

2009 Aston Martin Vantage V8

Driven: 2009 Aston Martin Vantage Roadster

What do you do with a supercar on the traffic-clogged streets of Los Angeles when the valet tosses you the keys to a $152,465 2009 Aston Martin Vantage? Hint: the answer... read more May 28, 2009 by

2010 Ford Mustang

Ford exec confirms development of 5.0L ‘Coyote’ V8

Ford’s iconic Mustang was given an update for the 2010 model year to keep it fresh alongside strong new competitors such as the Dodge Challenger, upcoming Chevrolet... read more May 18, 2009 by


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