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The Ultimate Private Jet: A 787 Dreamliner

With the cost of private jet travel coming down, largely via the introduction of private jet subscription services, you could be forgiven for …

Lamborghini Huracan Super Trofeo Evo revealed as new GT racer

Lamborghini has pulled the wraps off its latest racing car, the Huracán Super Trofeo Evo.<p>An evolved version of the Huracán LP 620-2 Super Trofeo, …

The 2017 Jaguar F-Type SVR Is A Mean Masterpiece

It’s easy to get enamored with the Jaguar F-Type SVR’s deadly-beautiful design. Wrestling with the car’s complex personality and 575 horsepower is a …

Future Dodge Chargers and Challengers May be Based on Maseratis

Not the Giorgio platform like we thought<p>It’s been more than a decade since Dodge brought back the Charger, and in that time, it’s received several major updates but no complete redesign. The story’s been the same with the Challenger, too: continual updates but no all-new car since its introduction. …

Best Driver’s Lap: Slot Car Seca

Turning 2017 BDC contenders' track performance into a simultaneous slot car race<p>No, Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca hasn’t been widened and stripped into a 12-lane road (thank goodness). But it’s fun to look at each 2017 Best Driver’s Car contender’s single best lap as if it were a simultaneous slot car …

Choosing the 2017 Motor Trend Best Driver's Car - Motor Trend

A dozen definitions of the Best Driver's Car ... but only one winner<p>Patron saint of literary cool Joan Didion—who stalked the steamy, smoggy canyons of Los Angeles in a Daytona Yellow 1969 Corvette Stingray—once said, “Rationality, reasonableness bewilder me.”<p>If only Didion were along for this …

Here's What I Listened To Driving The 575-Horsepower Jaguar F-Type SVR

The 2017 Jaguar F-Type SVR has one of the best organic soundtracks of anything on the road blaring from its twin exhaust pipes. But every interesting …

Music

2018 Porsche 911 GT3 Delivers A Desirable Dilemma

There’s something magical about a stratospheric 9,000 rpm combustion engine at redline. The mechanical symphony of whirling precision components, being propelled by thousands of perfectly harnessed explosions titillates the human body both physically and audibly. The effect evokes a rush of …

Supercars

2018 Acura MDX Starts at $45,175

Updated tech and two new color options for the lux SUV<p>The 2018 Acura MDX luxury SUV gets a small price bump of $150 over last year’s model—the base front-wheel-drive model now starts at $45,175.<p>A loaded MDX with Super Handling-All Wheel Drive (SH-AWD) with an Advance Package will now set you back …

McLaren's Gran Turismo Car Uses Central Seating Position—with a Twist

Practice your plank, work that core, and pray that in the next 13 years you’ll be fit and rich enough to race a McLaren. By 2030, fat billionaires who lap their P1 GTRs won’t be able to squeeze inside the Ultimate Vision Gran Turismo.<p>Available to “drive” in the latest <i>Gran Turismo Sport</i> video game, …

2017 Porsche 911 Carrera 4 PDK Automatic – Instrumented Test

2017 Porsche 911 Carrera 4 PDK Automatic

Bugatti's next model could have 4 doors, electrified powertrain

It could come around 2024.<p>Back in 2009, Bugatti showed a four-door concept called the Galibier, and it seemed like it would make it to production. That project stalled out, though, sidelined during the development of the Chiron. The idea of a four-door Bugatti hasn't been completely discarded, …

BMW M Doesn’t Need a Halo Car, Says CEO

There also won’t be an AMG GT rival<p>BMW isn’t intimidated by the Mercedes-AMG Project One and its $2.7 million price tag. Frank van Meel, boss of BMW M, says his brand won’t introduce an ultra-expensive halo car, or even a bespoke car rivaling the Mercedes-AMG GT.<p>M will stick to offering a fleet of …

This Limited Edition Audi R8 V10 RWS Promises Rear Wheel Fun

<b>Audi R8 V10 RWS</b> – this is the name of the latest supercar to join Audi’s impressive R8 family. Produced in a very limited run, the special RWS …

Video suggests Bugatti Chiron can hit 273 mph

The Bugatti Chiron recently set an astonishing performance mark by making a run from 0 mph to 248.548 mph (400 kmh) and back to 0 mph in under 42 seconds, but that may not be the only thing the 1,500 hp coupe can do better than any other car.<p>Road & Track noticed that in the end of the video Bugatti …

All-New 2019 Audi A8: What You Need to Know

Audi Prepares to Launch a New Flagship<p>The 2019 Audi A8 sedan is set to arrive on U.S. shores next year. Beyond its over-the-top luxury features, it …

Ferrari's new entry-level car packs a whopping 590 horsepower

When the cheapest Ferrari packs almost more horsepower than the McLaren F1 did you know you live in a glorious time.

This $3.3 million Japanese electric supercar could be the fastest in the world

<b>The 2017 Frankfurt Motor show has thrown up some weird vehicles, but none come more intriguing than the confusingly named "Aspark Owl" from …

Porsche Cayenne Coupe Could Happen, CEO Says

Automaker is "thinking about" such a model<p>SUV coupes make absolutely no sense, but that hasn’t stopped BMW and Mercedes from introducing these vehicles to satisfy a niche market. And according to a new report, Porsche may join the fray with a coupe version of the Cayenne.<p>Speaking with <i>Autocar</i>, …

Watch Subaru WRX STI's ripping record run at Nurburgring

Videos show the seriously fast 6:58.9 lap<p>As expected, Subaru had a bunch of cameras rolling when they gunned for a Nürburgring lap record attempt. The car they used was a specially honed (deep breath) WRX STI Type RA NBR Special, and it proved to be good for a 6:58.9 lap around the Nordschleife, in …

Porsche's next hypercar has to beat the 918's 'Ring time, will probably be electric

Porsche's plans for a successor to the 918 are indefinitely on hold until the next technological breakthrough, which will likely involve batteries. …

Supercars

2017 Mercedes-AMG GLC43 Coupe – Instrumented Test

Singapore proves McLaren's capabilities - Alonso Q&A

<b>Q: Fernando, it was a very promising qualifying for McLaren today! What's your guess for tomorrow – is a double points finish on the cards?</b><p><b>Fernando</b> …

Practice results:

Toyota set the pace in final free practice for this weekend's Austin round of the FIA World Endurance Championship.<p>Sebastien Buemi went fastest in …

All-New 2018 BMW M5: What You Need to Know

<b>BMW Brings the “M” Back</b><p>The BMW M5 has been around for over 30 years, and each generation has been drastically improved compared to the last. As the …

Spied: New Lamborghini Aventador Variant Incoming, Could Be The Performante

The Huracan Performante may be the pride and joy of Lamborghini as far as track tools are concerned. With the Spyder currently under wraps, the …

Where's Your Sports-Car Depreciation Sweet Spot?

An affordable sports car almost sounds like an oxymoron, like fast traffic or entry-level luxury. Behind those zero-to-60-mph time and skidpad ratings, there’s an equally body-shaking reversal that takes place over just a few years: the cost to buy that same sports car. In some cases, the market …

Michael Cooper dominates Pirelli World Challenge GT Round 8 at Sonoma

Young Michael Cooper of Syosset, New York, drove to a dominating victory Saturday at Sonoma Raceway in the No. 8 Cadillac Racing Cadillac ATS-V.R. …

Motorsport

Massa "supporting McLaren" in the Singapore GP

Williams' Felipe Massa says he will be supporting McLaren in Sunday's Singapore Grand Prix in the hope it can take points off its Formula 1 rivals in …