Coming to a touring car series near you.
Ford used the Los Angeles Auto Show to unwrap their newest entry into the touring race car world—the rather generically named Focus Race Car Concept. (more…)
The world's most stylish muscle car grows stronger.
Whenever Mercedes-Benz brings out a new model these days, you know it won't be long until the AMG version shows up, but the six weeks between the world premiere of the regular CLS at the Paris Motor Show and the L.A. Auto Show debut of the CLS63 AMG seems shorter than usual to us. (more…)
Like a Superleggera, just topless. Who doesn't like topless?
Our love for the Lamborghini LP 570-4 Superleggera is well documented (you can read 658 words of praise to it right here
, in fact), so when we received word from the company this morning that they're bringing a de facto convertible version to market, our brains quickly began whirring with gleeful thoughts of mashing the gas and hearing the exhaust's scream reverberate off the walls of the 1.6-mile long acoustic chamber known as the Holland Tunnel. (more…)
This can only end in awesomeness.
In a move we never saw coming but feel confident will bring a little extra joy into our lives somewhere down the line, Mercedes-Benz's AMG performance division and motorcycle manufacturer Ducati have announced a strategic partnership to work together. (more…)
Camaro rumble replaces opening bell.
Even though our office is a mere three miles from Wall Street, we don't normally follow the stock market or the financial world very closely (we leave that to our accountants...by which we mean the tellers at Citibank). (more…)
Tanner Foust on Top Gear USA (starting Nov. 21st), whether electric cars are cool, why mechanics lie and what we can expect in the future from him.
A few weeks back
, we ran a video Q&A with Formula Drift whiz-kid/RallyCar pilot/Top Gear USA host, Tanner Foust, on a smörgåsbord of topics (mostly Top Gear USA though). We're not gonna lie, Tanner did admirably. But we had a LOT of questions—enough that we actually have a part 2 to our video Q&A. (more…)
More power, less weight, more pirate jokes.
Much as we suspected, Porsche's new mid-engined sports car debuting at the Los Angeles Auto Show is a new version of the Cayman—but just because it's a variant of an old model doesn't mean we're not excited to see it. (more…)
The Ultimate Telling-You-To-Use-Mass-Transit Machine.
Over the last decade, BMW hasn't shown much reluctance to pack new technology into their cars, and it appears the next-generation 3 Series will be no exception. (more…)