Harrison Freear

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'Halo 5' pushed Xbox One sales past the PS4 in October

No matter how you feel about the single-player experience for <i>Halo 5: Guardians</i>, its place as the Xbox family's standard-bearer is secure. NPD data reveals that its release last month not only topped software sales charts in the US, but also drove Xbox One to a victory over the rival PlayStation 4. …

VW design legend Walter de Silva is retiring. Here are his best moments

Sad news for fans of pretty cars: design legend Walter de Silva has announced he is to retire from his position as Head of VW Group design at the end …

Randy Grubb meets the Polaris Slingshot

<i>“I’ve built some pretty crazy things. I call myself an automotive artist: I’m into styling and function.” Randy Grubb</i><p>With the three-wheeled Polaris …

Jay Leno

Production Toyota/Scion C-HR Crossover Confirmed

As soon as Toyota mentioned that the latest iteration of the C-HR concept, which debuted at this year’s Frankfurt auto show, sat on the company’s newest architecture, we assumed any production model would do the same. Now, following the Tokyo auto show, we have confirmation of both: the production …

Subaru Impreza Sedan Concept Teased Ahead of L.A. Auto Show

Let's hope it looks like this for production.<p>Subaru has previewed a stylish Impreza sedan concept ahead of the Los Angeles auto show later this month.<p>The Subaru Impreza sedan concept features a flat grille, narrow headlights, and bold new character lines across its body. But considering that Subaru …

autos

Hyundai Teases New Genesis G90 Luxury Sedan

Fare thee well, Horsey O’Luxewagon, for your replacement is nigh. Hyundai’s LS-baiting Equus shall shortly gallop off into the sunset, to be supplanted by the Genesis-branded G90, part of Hyundai’s new effort to take on Mercedes-Benz, Audi, and BMW. Hyundai—excuse us—<i>Genesis</i>, refers to the design …

This special edition McLaren 650S has actual gold in its paint

The name translates as ‘desert gold’, and references a very unique McLaren supercar built for the Middle East. Welcome everyone, to the 650S Spider …

BMW Working on Plug-in-Hybrid Prototype with 588-mpg Target

BMW is working on an ultra-efficient hybrid electric vehicle, reports German outlet <i>Auto Motor und Sport</i>, quoting an initial story by <i>Automobilwoche</i>. At an electric-vehicle conference, the Bavarian carmaker spoke about a concept with a rear-mounted, turbocharged two-cylinder range-extending engine …

Livin’ in the U.A.E.: Fenyr SuperSport Is a Homegrown, 900-hp Supercar

With the Middle East such a major market for supercars, it was inevitable that the region eventually would birth its own supercar company. Now it has. W Motors, which bills itself as the first Arabian brand of high-performance luxury sports cars, was established in Lebanon in 2012 and moved to the …

Bond special: behind the scenes at SPECTRE's big Rome car chase

It’s 9pm on 5 March, and as most Romans are settling down to their <i>secondi</i>, we’re heading out in a nondescript van with B24 displayed in the window. …

Filmmaking

Spied! Next-Gen BMW X3 Caught Testing in Germany

The X3 mule shows off production features.<p>The next-generation BMW X3 was caught testing in full camouflage, but even that wasn’t enough to hide its production body. Early prototypes of this model seemed to use the current model’s body panels, but new details show through on this prototype.<p>The mule …

Nextgen

Watches 2015: the best watches you can buy between £250 and £500

Elliot Brown Canford<p>When Ian Elliot and Alex Brown left surf brand Animal to establish Elliot Brown, they had a specific aim: to create honest, …

2016 Nissan Versa Note Gains “Color Studio” Personalization Options

Popular option for Juke now offered on subcompact hatchback.<p>Following the introduction of the Nissan Juke “Color Studio” at the 2014 Los Angeles auto show, the automaker is introducing the personalization program on the subcompact 2016 Nissan Versa Note hatchback at the 2015 Los Angeles auto show …

Los Angeles

Say no to gloves: why I want my sushi prepared with bare hands

When I was in college, I went on a study abroad program to India. The morning we arrived at our YMCA hotel in New Delhi, most of my 12 fellow travellers went to bed immediately. Three of us, though, too excited to stay still, set out to explore.<p>We’d been warned repeatedly not to drink tap water, or …

Cherry-Ginger Scones

Makes 16 Servings<p>March 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>2 cups all-purpose flour plus more for surface<p>1 1/2 cups light rye flour<p>3/4 cup plus 1 tablespoon sugar<p>1 tablespoon baking powder<p>1 teaspoon kosher salt<p>3/4 cup coarsely chopped thawed and drained frozen pitted cherries<p>1 cup coarsely chopped crystallized …

Set Yourself Up for Flawless Turketta With Our Step-By-Step Butchering Guide

What's better than Thanksgiving turkey? Thanksgiving turkey wrapped in bacon. Here's how to prep your turkey breast for rolling.<p><i>The most celebrated meal of the year shouldn't also be the most nerve-racking. Prepare to be prepared with updated classics, no-bake desserts, and more in our Thanksgiving</i> …