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Real-life James Bonds: spooks reveal the truth about MI6

It’s slick, it’s fast-paced and it’s sexy. But that’s the cinema. SPECTRE, the latest James Bond thriller starring Daniel Craig opens in cinemas on Monday to critical acclaim. Pure fantasy? Or are there any similarities with the work of a real-life operative in Britain’s Secret Intelligence Service …

Tesla's new autopilot system lets electric car change lanes by itself

Company excited about semi-autonomous system but warns that drivers will still have to keep their hands firmly on the wheel<p>The electric carmaker Tesla Motors hopes to overtake competitors with a new autopilot system that lets cars change lanes by themselves.<p>Like other semi-autonomous systems …

567-HP Jaguar F-Type Project 7 Production Model Revealed

Jaguar teased that it would bring a new vehicle from Jaguar Land Rover Special Operations to Goodwood, and now it has revealed that car to be a production version of last year’s Project 7 concept. The special model will be limited to just 250 units, and is claimed by Jaguar to be the fastest, most …

Carbon Fiber

2015 Ford Focus ST Diesel Announced at Goodwood

Just a day after Ford showed the refreshed 2015 Focus ST at the Goodwood Festival of Speed, the Blue Oval has also revealed the rumored diesel Focus ST. The oil-burning hot hatch is powered by a turbocharged I-4 that displaces the same 2.0 liters as the standard Focus ST, with fuel type being the …

This 2015 Ford Mustang Aerobic Dance Battle "Ad" Is Tragically '80s

If it’s even possible to make the 2015 Ford Mustang seem uncool, this video at least comes close. Seeking to answer the question “What would you do #InaMustang?” that Ford posed to Mustang fans in a new contest, the clip is seriously weird.<p>We like that fans can submit Mustang-related ideas to Ford, …

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BMW i8 review - the new king of supercars?

Top Gear's Jeremy Clarkson Accused of Racism, Issues Video Response

The Mirror, a British tabloid, posted an unused clip from Season 19, Episode 6 of Top Gear, in which Jeremy Clarkson mutters something that the newspaper interprets to be the N-word. The incident occurs as the outspoken 54-year-old host recites a familiar nursery rhyme in order to choose between …

One diesel sports car to rule them all

Back in 2006, boutique British carmaker Trident announced a plan to build a 200mph diesel-powered supercar. It was an audacious promise, to be sure, but the company followed through, building a running prototype in 2008 – right around the time Audi unwrapped a version of its R8 supercar with a …

Sports Cars

Watch the first two trailers for Star Wars Rebels

Happy Star Wars Day! To celebrate May the Fourth, Lucasfilm has given us our first two trailers from the upcoming “in canon” animated series <b>Star Wars</b> …

X-Men: Days of Future Past character art

There’s less than three weeks to go before the arrival of the third superhero movie of the year in <b>X-Men: Days of Future Past</b>, and with the marketing …

Five new clips for 24: Live Another Day

Jack Bauer is back on the screen tomorrow, and FOX has been counting down to his return over the past week with a series of short clips from the …

HUGH JACKMAN, MICHAEL FASSBENDER & JAMES McAVOY's Blurred Lines Dance - The Graham Norton Show BBCA

Dissecting the new Star Wars cast

<i>Gavin Logan dissects the new Star Wars cast for Episode VII….</i><p>It seems like an age ago when Disney announced the acquisition of LucasFilm for a …

Lucasfilm confirms new Star Wars canon, rebooting the Expanded Universe

It was expected – and hinted at by Simon Kinberg recently – but now it’s official: J.J. Abrams’ <b>Star Wars: Episode VII</b> and Disney’s subsequent entries …

Exclusive: Porsche 991 GT3 RS spy shots

16 Apr<p>News<br>• |<br>• Josh Barnett<br>• |<p>The Porsche 991 GT3 RS has been spotted testing at the Nürburgring Nordschleife and <b>Total 911</b> can bring you exclusive spy …

TOTD: Which Convertible Supercar Would You Own?

The 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06’s supercharged 6.2-liter LT4 V-8 is rated at least 625 hp and 635 lb-ft of torque. With today’s leaked details of the Corvette Z06 convertible making the same power, we want to know which convertible supercar you would own on today’s Thread of the Day.<p>While the …

Sports Cars

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Dodge Charger Police Car Enforces the Law on World’s Fastest Car Show

On this episode of the World’s Fastest Car Show, host Justin Bell proves that it’s probably a bad idea and a losing battle attempting to run from a 2013 Dodge Police Charger.<p>Bell starts off by explaining that police vehicles like the Charger are much more than a civilian car with a few simple …

Sports Cars

Dodge Launches Innovative New 2015 Charger and Challenger Lease

Selling ‘last year’s model’ when the hot-new version is available across the dealership lot is often a big problem for automakers. With the 2015 Dodge Charger and 2015 Dodge Challenger debuting this week at the New York auto show, Dodge has come up with a new lease deal to avoid the sales hit. …

Autos

Porsche 918 Spyder Beats Prius Plug-In; 2015 VW Golf GTI Fuel Economy Released

A handful of 2015 Volkswagen group vehicles have just received their EPA ratings. The 2015 Porsche 918 Spyder has just received its official certification from the EPA, with a figure that’ll make Toyota Prius Plug-In drivers jealous, while 2015 Volkswagen Golf GTI fuel economy figures have also …

Fuel Efficiency

2015 Mercedes-Benz SL63 AMG Gets More Power, Torque ¬

We recently reported that Mercedes is adding the twin-turbo six-cylinder SL400 at the bottom of the convertible’s lineup, and now news comes in regarding the SL63 AMG at the other end of the spectrum.<p>According to a report from <i>Jalopnik</i> and confirmed to us by Mercedes, the SL63 AMG will pack 47 more …

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Using Black Holes to Measure Dark Energy, Like a BOSS

Thanks to something called “dark energy,” our Universe is expanding. We don’t understand much about it yet, but a project called BOSS is aiming to …

Vader's Home Run: Japan Pacific League Baseball and Star Wars

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William Shakespeare’s Star Wars, A Book by Ian Doescher

<i>William Shakespeare’s Star Wars</i> is a book by Portland-based creative director and author Ian Doescher that reimagines the story of <i>Star Wars</i> in the …

In pictures: Star Wars art

6 of the Most Expensive Pieces of Star Wars Memorabilia

Last week was a big one for Vectis auction house in the small town of Thornaby, Teesside, UK, where one of the rarest pieces of <i>Star Wars</i> memorabilia …

Topher Grace Edited The 'Star Wars' Prequels Into One 85-Minute Movie and We Saw It – /Film

Last month I received a cryptic e-mail inviting me to a private screening of a new <b>Star Wars</b> film edited by <b>Topher Grace</b> — which is funny because I had …

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