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Latest Ford GT Info: Big-Time Computing Chops, Maybe 700+hp

The test mules are rolling and we expect the endurance-racing version of Ford’s GT supercar to be presented next month (June) in Paris shortly before the 83rd running of the 24 Hours of Le Mans. Until then, here are some tidbits of information—some new, some merely reminders—dribbled from Ford’s …

Can Destiny's 'House Of Wolves' Bring Back A Lapsed Player?

Destiny, Activision and Bungie’s shared-world shooter, is one of the strangest beasts in the AAA market right now. It’s something like an MMO, something like a normal shooter. Activision advertised it like it was the second coming. It cost an absurd amount of money to make and yet it was bizarrely …

Three Ultra-Rare Mercedes-Benz SLR McLarens Spotted in Stuttgart

Such is the pace at AMG these days that in the six years since the 2009 Mercedes-Benz SLR McLaren Stirling Moss came and went, we’ve been treated to the be-gullwinged SLS AMG plus the more conventionally doored AMG GT S. In 2005, we clocked a 617-hp hardtop SLR to 60 in 3.6 seconds. This year, we …

Six Takeaways From April 2015 U.S. Car Sales

Car dealers are very happy the snow and ice have melted off their inventory. So were car buyers, who celebrated spring’s first full month by snapping up 1.45 million vehicles, a nearly five-percent jump from last year. We’ve focused this month’s sales analysis on the luxury segment, primarily …

Is This V-10–Powered E30 BMW M3 Worth $225K?

If you’ve been waiting for the world’s most exotic, insane, and expensive BMW E30 M3, look no further. It’s on eBay right now—and it will only cost you about as much as a Ferrari 458.<p>First things first, though: Can we even call this an E30 M3? Under the hood sits a 5.7-liter V-10, a bored and …

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