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Crave giveaway: Kisai Blade Wood Link wristwatch from Tokyoflash Japan

This handsome, minimalist wristwatch from Tokyoflash Japan also packs some smartwatch functions. And you can score it for free.<p><b>Editors' note:</b> <i>The Crave giveaway will be on vacation Friday, July 17, and back with a tan on Friday, July 24.</i><p>Congratulations to Arthur N. of Glendale, Ariz., for winning …

Puerto Rico

Upcoming British sale offers smorgasbord of rare and uniqu

<i>1942 Harley-Davidson WLA. Photos courtesy Bonhams Auctions.</i><p>A collection of 60 rare motorcycles stored away in Italy at the private museum of Tiberio …

Lifeboat Ferraris make millions at auction | Classic & Sports Car

The 1960 Ferrari 250GT SWB and 275GTB/4 pair bequeathed to the Royal National Lifeboat Institution by collector Richard Colton has sold for …

My First Car: Jay Leno

We sat down with the legendary comedian to talk about the birth of his obsession with cars Read Full Article

Jay Leno

NFL's tone-deaf reaction to DeAngelo Williams should come as no surprise

Steelers running back DeAngelo Williams, who has lost his mother and four aunts to breast cancer, apparently ran afoul of the NFL’s uniform policy …

Breast Cancer

Toyota Kikai is a mechanical curio in a digital age

Tourists to Tokyo like to dive into the strangeness of the culture, venturing to Harajuku to gawk at outrageous fashion, or to Kabukicho to eat mediocre bento while watching robots fight. But every two years, the real weirdness happens in the Tokyo “Big Sight” International Exhibition Center, home …

Digital Age

Dodge Viper might not live past 2017

The Dodge Viper might be running out of venom because the muscle-bound sports car could be on the road to being cancelled in just a few years. According to <i>Allpar</i>, the proposed deal between the United Auto Workers and FCA US would close the Connor Avenue Assembly plant, which produces the Viper, in …

More Details On Porsche’s 911 For Purists

Earlier in the year we heard that Porsche was planning a 911 for purists, one equipped with a naturally aspirated engine and a conventional manual …

Auto Shows

Colossus: Maria’s mighty custom Yamaha XJR1300

The XJR1300 is hot property right now, and it’s all Yamaha’s fault. First they reissued the iconic model line, and then fed it into the prolific Yard Built program. Interest in the four-cylinder brute has never been higher.<p>Custom XJRs of both the new and old variety are now streaming onto the …

Is Dodge Killing the Viper?

The new UAW contract could spell the end for Viper.<p>Could the iconic, but slow-selling, Dodge Viper be headed for its final off-ramp? That's the implication buried in the proposed FCA/UAW contract, which has the boisterous muscle car's Detroit assembly plant shutting down in 2017.<p>The news about the …

Hear the Shelby GT350’s Flat-Plane Crank V-8 on the Dyno

2016 Shelby GT350 Has a Big V-8 With Ford’s First Ever Flat-Plane Crankshaft<p>A flat-plane crank is one of the great mysteries of the world, or so it would seem. It gets its name from its physical appearance, but you’re not going to see the Voodoo engine’s crank any more than you’ll see the regular …

Porsche 911 R might be manual-only with a GT3 engine

The Ultimate Sleeper 911 For Sportscar Purists?<p>Two of Porsche's best cars only come with two pedals and a PDK transmission. That automatic is inarguably one of the very best on the planet, but it's still not the same. The debut of the latest Porsche 911 GT3 was met with much moaning and groaning …

Sports Cars

Polestar Cyan Racing enters FIA WTCC Series with S60 Polestar racers

Polestar Cyan Racing has announced that it plans to enter into the FIA World Touring Car Championship racing series in 2016. The race team will enter …

Motorsport

Watch the Lotus 3-Eleven Lap the 'Ring (W/Video)

Lotus talks about the track star's development process.<p>Lotus announced last month that its 3-Eleven track car lapped the Nürburgring Nordschleife in a blisteringly fast 7 minutes, 6 seconds. Now, the automaker is giving us a look behind the scenes at what happened when the 3-Eleven spent two weeks …

Seven Modified 2016 Ford F-150 Pickups Coming to SEMA

High-performance street trucks and off-road rigs.<p>Seven highly-modified 2016 Ford F-150 pickups will be shown at the 2015 SEMA Show in Las Vegas next month. The trucks will be among more than 50 vehicles at the automaker’s display, making it the largest OEM stand at the show.<p><b>MRT 2016 Ford …

See Pics of Beatles, Stones, U2 and More From Japan's Top Rock Photographer

When Koh Hasebe became a rock photographer in the 1960s, the word "rock" didn't even exist in Japan. "It never even came to mind to try to become a …

Japan