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Harry Potter’s Teachers From Hogwarts: INFOGRAPHIC

Who is your favorite teacher from Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry? To shine the spotlight on this group of characters from <b>J.K. Rowling’s</b> …

Books

$7 million LaFerrari becomes this century's most expensive car sold at auction

And all proceeds go to earthquake recovery efforts in Central Italy<p>Ferrari's liveries and decorations have often shown a patriotic streak, but this year the supercar marque has expressed its love for Italy in a more material way by donating a one-of-a-kind LaFerrari to the cause of raising money to …

The McLaren F1 Is 627 Horsepower Without Any Help

During McLaren's Epic New Zealand Tour, chassis 009 spun off the road and crashed into a ditch. No biggie.<p>McLaren's all-inclusive Epic New Zealand Tour consisted of 31 cars from around the world traveling from Auckland, Bruce McLaren's hometown to Queenstown. Gourmet dining, track experiences, jet …

McLaren

Cadillac DPi-V.R, one-off LaFerrari, new Toyota Supra: This Week’s Top Photos

This week Cadillac made the surprise news it’s returning to top-level prototype sports car racing. The American luxury brand will enter the 2017 …

Nico Rosberg shakes the addiction to glory that comes with a dark side | Kevin Mitchell

Professional athletes lead a crazily short and often lucrative working life, over within a decade or so of its beginning, wreathed in success or disappointment. Memories of glory, often embellished, are revived in middle age for nostalgia or for reheating in ill-advised comebacks.<p>It is unlikely the …

Motor Racing

Apple says it is working on self-driving cars in letter to US regulators

It's the strongest official public sign that Apple is currently working on self-driving car software, an open secret that Apple has never publicly confirmed.<p>In the Nov. 22 letter, Apple Director of Product Integrity Steve Kenner wrote that Apple "is investing heavily in the study of machine …

12 Cars You Can Finally Import to the U.S. in 2017

Welcome the Forbidden Fruit, Class of 1992 to the U.S.<p>It's almost 2017, which means that, among other things, there's a whole new crop of ultra-cool cars you can finally import into the U.S. that were never sold here. Once a car turns 25, it's eligible for importation, but you'll have to pay …

Here’s Why Wealthy Expats Choose To Invest and Live in Azabu, Tokyo

The area is home to international embassies and trendy shops<p>Affluent Azabu attracts a fabulous and fashionable international crowd. Stately embassies …

Japan

Nico Rosberg drew the best from himself before bowing out as a F1 champion | Paul Weaver

For a driver who strove with such fierce diligence to win the world championship Nico Rosberg has given up its fruits very quickly; champion on Sunday, retired on Friday, he was not even a six-day wonder.<p>For many years he has been one of the more anonymous of Formula One’s leading drivers. Now, …

Motor Racing

Alphabet is now allowed to fly a swarm of 20 drones at once over US skies

What’s that buzzing sound?<p>As part of its research for Project Wing, a plan to deliver goods using autonomous drones, Alphabet’s “moonshot” research division, X, was awarded a certificate by the US Federal Aviation Administration to pilot drones in the US Nov. 25. The certification, first spotted by …

FAA

Rosberg says "horrible" Austin experience key to first F1 title

Formula 1 world champion Nico Rosberg says the "horrible experience" of the 2015 United States Grand Prix was key to him clinching his first title …

Motor Racing

The slow death of the manual transmission

I've never owned a car with an automatic transmission. From my 1969 Datsun 2000 roadster to the 2011 Mini Countryman S that currently sits in my garage, I've had a long line of vehicles that required more than just pressing on the accelerator and pointing it toward a destination. Yes, there were a …

F1 News, Analysis, Opinions & More

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5 Audi Models to Look Out For in 2017

<b>With 2017 just around the corner,</b> carmakers are working furiously to get their latest models ready for public consumption. As public demand for power …

Auto Shows

Locals Drift and Drag at San Antonio Raceway

The State of Texas Racing, Volume 2: Paul Walker Memorial Weekend at San Antonio Raceway featured drift cars, drag racing and community spirit.<p><i>San</i> …

How a Formula 1 pit team could help your doctor treat you better

When a top Formula One team is using pit stop data-gathering technology to help a drugmaker improve the way it makes ventilators for asthma …

Digital Health

The Formula 1 Podcast: What Will Mercedes Do To Lewis Hamilton?

What should Mercedes do with Lewis Hamilton, after his public act of disobedience in the season-ending Abu Dhabi Grand Prix? To us, all of it seems …

When shopping for a car, should you buy new or used?

Arian Beyzaei's dream is to own a Tesla.<p>His reality is a 2013 Honda Civic, which he bought in September, 2015, for $13,000. He put $3,000 down and is financing the other $10,000 over five years at an interest rate of about 4 per cent.<p>Mr. Beyzaei immediately ruled out buying a new car, which he …

China's New Tax Could Hurt Ferrari, Aston Martin, and Rolls-Royce

China will impose an extra 10% tax on super cars and other luxury models costing 1.3 million yuan ($188,852) and above, in a bid to rein in lavish …

Review of BMW i8 Protonic Red Edition Highlights Differences

The BMW i8 is, at the very least, a polarizing model. While some discredited what it stands for and deemed it a failed experiment from the Bavarian …

BMW

Here's your first look at Rolls-Royce's new SUV

According to Rolls-Royce, the company's first SUV prototype will begin road testing in public on Friday.<p>"This is an incredibly exciting moment in the development of Project Cullinan both for Rolls-Royce and for the patrons of luxury that follow us around the world," Rolls-Royce Motor Cars CEO …

What You Learn In A Year Of Owning A Cheap 20-Year-Old BMW M3

You’ve seen this blue BMW M3 on our site so much because its owner Alex from <i>CarThrottle</i> over in England has been pretty cool about sharing what it’s …

Top Gear

Opinion: Chinese military drones rival the best of the U.S.

Not too long ago, Chinese dollar stores could be found on almost every corner in Croatia, and everyone knew that if you couldn’t afford a quality …

chinesemilitary

Chevy beats Tesla to a sub $30,000 long-range EV

Oregon and California residents can now buy an electric car with an EPA range of 238 miles for under $30,000. Chevy's pricing configurator for its Bolt EV is now online, and as expected, the base LT model with a 10.2-inch touchscreen, Apple CarPlay (or Android Auto) and a rear vision camera costs …

Mapped: The countries that smoke the most cannabis

To mark 4/20, a day dedicated to smoking marijuana, we've mapped the world according to cannabis consumption – and the results might surprise you.<p>The top nation isn't The Netherlands, famous for its coffeeshops, or indeed Portugal, the US or Uruguay, each of which has made strides to decriminalise …

Ferrari's Head of Innovation Just Joined Aston Martin

Maximilian Szwaj, the former head of Ferrari/Maserati's innovation and body engineering division joins Aston Martin as chief technical officer.<p>Aston Martin has been very busy lately. Not only did they come up with a crazy track special and a brand new V12 for their equally fresh flagship, the …

How to Get Rich in 18 Steps, According to Best-Selling Author

In a fun infographic, best-selling author James Altucher breaks down 18 great habits that will help you have a richer career - and a richer life<p>It's interesting how many universal truths occur in business. For instance, bad customer service will almost certainly sink a company, as even a superior …

Customer Service

DriveTribe: Jeremy Clarkson Launches His Own Social Network For Car Addicts

"Like YouPorn, only with cars."<p>Not content with being back on our TV screens, The Grand Tour presenters Jeremy Clarkson, Richard Hammond and James …

Autonomous Cars