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Think of the 2017 Lexus RC350 F Sport as James Bond without his trademark marksmanship or Frank Sinatra sans his famous low notes. It’s handsome, but handsome only takes you so far. Key to the Lexus RC350’s character is its Frankenstein’s Monster chassis that’s made up of pieces from three different Lexus models: The front …

2017 Ford GT

The Ford GT is the most clutch car ever made, even though it has an automatic transmission. It was built for one reason: to win the top production class at the last year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans and mark the 50th anniversary of the company’s legendary victory over Ferrari with another. We’re talking about …

Lotus Exige S 260 Sport

A 2009 Lotus Exige S 260 Sport purportedly once owned by the comedian is being auctioned at the Dan Kruse Classics event in Midland, Tex., on Memorial Day weekend. The extremely lightweight coupe was the hottest version of the Exige when new. It features an aluminum chassis, composite bodywork, six-speed manual transmission and an awesome-looking …

NIO-EP9-Nurburgring Lap

Today, the NIO EP9 set a new lap record at the Nurburgring Nordschleife, achieving a lap time of 6 minutes and 45.9 seconds. “In October 2016, we aimed to set a new lap record for an electric vehicle with our NIO EP9. In the inclemental weather that the Nurburgring Nordschleife is known for, the EP9 completed …

2017 Hyundai Elantra

The 2017 Hyundai Elantra Sport offers plenty of value for the money, confident handling, and a smooth ride. Even in its most expensive form, the Elantra Sport is a bargain, and what you get is a compact car that’s entertaining yet refined enough to drive daily. Here are the seven key features that elevate the …

Ford Mustang

For 50 years and counting, the Ford Mustang has reigned as one of the most iconic vehicles to ever come from America. But apparently, it’s not just Americans who appreciate the muscle car, but there are also a serious amount of ‘Stang lovers around the world. To prove that, Ford announced in a press release …

Chevy Camaro

How do you beat a Dodge Demon? With The Exorcist, of course. That’s the word according to Hennessey Performance, at least, which has vested the Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 with power and Christian iconography in its effort to best Dodge’s upcoming single-seat drag racing special. The tuning house has prodded the ZL1’s 650 hp 6.2-liter V8 …

2017 Ducati SuperSport

Ducati’s SuperSport is back, aimed at plugging a gap in Ducati’s lineup missing since the model was discontinued back in 2006. The revival is positioned as a more accessible cousin of its Panigale line ― something you could take to the track on Saturday, tour with on Sunday, and ride to work on Monday without …

2017 Ford GT

It may not look like it, but the Ford GT was designed in many ways to be an everyday supercar. Or at least a practical one. To ensure it can perform in any condition, Ford equipped the GT with five drive modes that alter the throttle response, ride height, damping, aerodynamics, and a host of …

Spyker's Koenigsegg Engine

At the Geneva Motor Show, I chatted with both Spyker CEO Victor Muller and Christian von Koenigsegg, Spyker’s freshly announced engine supplier to talk about the specifications, future collaborations and their plans in general. But the first thing you need to know is that the silver Spyker lettering on the displayed engine was hand-painted by …