Michele T

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Ford Racing Offering Its Own EcoBoost Reflashes

Ford is putting EcoBoost engines in just about everything it builds, and Ford Racing wants you to modify them. Or, at least, tweak the software with Ford-developed calibrations loaded into the ECU with a Ford Racing ProCal handset, which plugs into the diagnostic port and controls the typical …

You Can Buy the Miami Vice Ferrari Testarossa for $1.75 Million

Crockett's supercar can be yours for a fat stack of ill-gotten cash.<p>Miami Vice introduced an entire generation to the world of exotic supercars, getting nascent gearheads hooked on the powerful combination of straked air intakes under pastel neon light. Now you can turn your Crockett fantasy into a …

Supercars

2015 Dodge Challenger SXT, R/T First Drive

Still Wild and Fun, Even Without the Hellraiser<p>Let’s get the obvious out of the way — the 2015 Dodge Challenger is here and the model to covet is the SRT Hellcat, which churns out 707 hp from a supercharged V-8 and is priced right, with an MSRP of nearly $61,000 (including destination and …

In China, Tesla Model S is missing one basic feature

Company Says Google Is To Blame For Lack Of Nav System<p>There were questions about the nav system in the Tesla Model S when the vehicle launched in the US, and there are still people who don't like it. But here's the thing: the US version at least <i>has</i> a nav system. With the luxury electric vehicle now …

2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray Z51 Convertible

Same sting, more rays.<p>Pop open the electronically actuated door of any new Corvette Stingray and the odor of plastic resin greets you. Smelling like a martini made with counterfeit Chinese vodka, the C7 coupe can’t go al fresco quickly enough—via its standard removable roof panel—when it’s been …

Toyota and BMW sports car collaboration detailed in new leak

In late 2013, Toyota and BMW teamed up to create a joint sports car platform, something that was later tipped to kick off with a BMW Z4 replacement …

Sports Cars

First Look: McLaren unveils P1 GTR race track car

The British race car company McLaren has unveiled a first look at its new P1 GTR track-focused supercar, due to officially debut at the upcoming Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance auto show.<p>The GTR is a closed-course, non-street-legal version of the company's flagship McLaren P1. It is scheduled to …