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Ferrari Celebrates 70th Birthday With LaFerrari Aperta (W/Video)

Anniversary celebrations kick off with gusto<p>On March 12, 1947, just a few years after World War II, Enzo Ferrari test-drove the first car to bear his name, the Ferrari 125 S. The test run through the mountains and hills surrounding Maranello, Italy, would eventually launch the company into the …

The 2017 Audi S3: one step closer to virtual reality

Information overload<p><i>Cars have become expensive</i><i>,</i> <i>rolling gadgets</i> <i>that</i> <i>are full of screens, speakers, and sensors — but are they actually good gadgets?</i> <i>In our new series, ScreenDrive</i><i>, we'll review cars just like any other device, starting with the basics of what they’re like to use.</i><p>A giant turtle flanked …

The Pagani Zonda Roadster is still a looker, almost 15 years later

And wow, that is yellow<p>The Pagani Zonda S Roadster is more than a decade old. It was the first roadster from the Italian supercar maker, and just 40 were built. But, even though it was introduced in 2003 — kids born that year are starting high school this fall — it's still a gorgeous piece of …

Lamborghini Huracan Performante: 0-62mph in 2.9sec and an asking price of £213,000

It’s no surprise that the Huracan Performante looks more like the Super Trofeo racer, since Lamborghini says the front end is ‘much more aggressive …

Is This Ferrari LaFerrari Worth $3.3 Million?

Hypercar prices are always insane, but come on.<p>Romans International<p>Christian GilbertsenView Christian Gilbertsen's …

Mercedes' new supercar will be like an F1 racer, but not necessarily in a good way

Formula One-inspired supercars are becoming a trend. Aston Martin is working with Red Bull Racing to develop its Valkyrie, and Mercedes-AMG is …

McLaren 720S is spotted on the street already

A Redditor spots a supercar at a Carolina Hurricanes hockey game.<p><b>UPDATE:</b> We got an answer late Tuesday about the mystery 720S. McLaren's North American press contact let us know that the car is a prototype undergoing final engineering signoff. It will be here in the US only for a few weeks. …

Is gold overvalued or undervalued? Depends on how you look at it

<b>Where is the price of gold headed? Well, consider this: One closely followed statistical model concludes that bullion is 46% overvalued, while</b> …

Watch out, Elon: Porsche’s Mission E will arrive in 2019 with up to 590 horsepower

It doesn’t take a genius to conclude that Porsche is targeting Tesla’s Model S with its upcoming Mission E electric vehicle. It might take a genius …

Opinion: This is what gold bugs want to hear

Sentiment conditions in the gold market have improved markedly over the last three weeks.<p>What’s required for contrarian-minded investors to trigger a …

Lamborghini Huracan Performante's active aero is the secret to its speed

The most revolutionary real technology at this year's Geneva Motor Show didn't look like it on the show stand. If you squint at the Lamborghini Huracán Performante, it merely looks like a Huracán with a big wing. Up close, you can see the fractal texture of the forged-composite aerodynamic add-ons, …

Is the 2018 Lexus LC500 the Japanese Aston Martin?

AD test drives the 2018 Lexus LC500 to see how it competes with some of the world's fastest cars<p>When we named the Lexus LC500 to our list of cars we were most excited to test drive in 2017, it wasn’t just because we have a propensity to get excited about high-output, futuristically styled, …

Aston Martin

Some people buy Lamborghinis because they can't get their hands on a Ferrari, says CEO of Ferrari

Marchionne is concerned about the long waiting period for Ferrari models and wants to boost production.<p>Italian car makers, Ferrari and Lamborghini …

Sold! The Most Expensive Collector Cars at the 2017 Amelia Island Auctions

Classic Cars

Esprit de Car: This Lotus Evora Sport 410 Nods to Iconic James Bond Esprit

The James Bond film franchise has featured innumerable vehicles across its many installments, but few have been as memorable as the Lotus Esprit S1 that famously launched off a pier straight into the open sea in <i>The Spy Who Loved Me</i>. The car/submarine remains one of the most iconic movie vehicles …

Lotus Cars

The fallacy of Trump’s “send in the Feds” fix for Chicago

Trump wants to do something about Chicago gun violence. But experts say his likely approach would make things worse.<p>The Facebook Live video, recorded on Tuesday, opened with what looked like a happy family enjoying a car ride, singing along to a song by rapper Chief Keef as it played on the …

Ta-Nehisi Coates

The Most Oddball Ferrari We've Seen Is Heading to Auction

Named after the Italian word for egg, Uovo, this 1950 Ferrari is yours for around $5.5 million.<p>If you bought a Ferrari in the early days of the company, you could have bodywork from virtually any coach builder you like. That led to some gorgeous creations from Milan's Touring and Turin's …

Teens Who Vandalized Historic Schoolhouse With Swastikas Get Sentenced to Reading

Since the advent of Donald Trump, hate crimes in the U.S. have had a rapid rise, his rhetoric having emboldened racists to display their bigotries …

The Production Process Of The Bugatti Chiron Is Insanely Intricate

by Martin Bigg<br>86,413 reads<p>Share on Facebook Share on Twitter<p>It takes nine months from configuration to delivery to produce a Bugatti Chiron with …

The Roots of American Segregation

Half a century ago, the Supreme Court's <i>Brown v. Board of Education</i> ruling declared segregated schools unconstitutional in America. That decision set off a wave of interest to identify the origins of segregation in America, tracing the Civil Rights movement back to the Civil War and the abolition of …

Black History

Indonesian illegal gold mining – in pictures

Indonesian miners painstakingly sift through the waste for scraps from the largest gold mine in the world: the Grasberg mine in West Papua

London Classic Car Show preview

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Le Mans

The Jaguar XJR-15 is a 215 mph, barely-legal road car that's for sale

One is on sale now in the UK.<p>The late 1980s and early 1990s were awash with supercars from automakers across the globe. Classic Driver in the UK is selling one of the rarest of all of these supercars, the road-going racecar that is the Jaguar XJR-15.<p>The XJR-15 is the lesser known sibling of the …

Le Mans

Five Supercars We Are Looking Forward To At The Geneva Auto Show 2017

The 2017 Geneva Auto Show will take place from 7th to 19th March (7th and 8th are press days). Like all other media publications, BMWBlog considers …

Zayn Is Now Defending Himself After Gigi’s “Racist” Snapchat Fiasco

<b>UPDATE, 2/8/17 3 p.m.:</b> Following a flurry of less-than-impressed responses to his "trust me.. she likes asians ;)" defense, Zayn Malik has taken to Twitter again to vent about "people's nerve to call me ignorant, when any chance they get I'm a terrorist! To be a racist goes against my very …

Zayn Malik

Watch A 10,000 RPM Ferrari Flat-12 Shoot Fire

The 3.0-liter era of Formula 1 and endurance racing in the 1960s and ‘70s produced some of the most greatest engines in car history. This Ferrari …

Sports Cars

Amicus briefs against Trump's travel ban: the strongest arguments

Tech companies, politicians and universities are among the US groups citing religious bias, immigrant achievements and national security as reasons to overturn the ban, which has been temporarily suspended<p>Several groups and businesses have waded into the dispute over Donald Trump’s travel ban, …

Republican Congressman Says White Terrorism Causes “Good Things”

Sean Duffy believes in a glass half full mentality when it comes to white supremacy<p>Former <i>Real World Boston</i> cast member and current Republican congressman from Wisconsin, Sean Duffy, was interviewed on CNN about Donald Trump’s demonstrably false claims that the media isn’t reporting Islamic terror …

2017 BMW M760i xDrive

Enhanced V-12 unreality.<p>BMW still hasn’t built an M7, but here is the M760i xDrive to almost satisfy that craving. Think of it as the epidermis of an M5 stretched thin over a big, twin-turbo V-12–powered, all-wheel-drive 7-series. It’s a translucent layer of M over a car optimized for transporting …

Extreme Sports

Uncovering the roots of racist ideas in America

Opening our hearts to patriotism will not solve the problem of racist ideas<p>Donald Trump proclaimed during his inaugural address, “When you open your heart to patriotism, there is no room for prejudice.”<p>Opening our hearts to patriotism will not solve the problem of racist ideas. Some of the nation’s …