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Porsche Strongly Considering Making 991-Generation GT3 RS Available with a Stick

The RS version of this 991-gen GT3 will look similar but with more aero madness.<p>Porsche’s 911 Turbo and Turbo S models are monsters, in a good way, but we’ve typically preferred the purist approach of the naturally aspirated GT3 models. And the current GT3 is no exception; it’s the most desirable …

Chris Harris drives a Porsche, Aston, and AMG all in one video

What would you do with 26 cylinders at your disposal?<p>If you and two of your friends could take any three cars on a road trip, you probably wouldn't do much better than the Porsche 911 GT3, Aston Martin V12 Vantage S, and Mercedes C63 AMG Black Series. This episode of <i>Chris Harris on Cars</i> finds …

2015 Ford Mustang, Tape, and the Automotive Design Process

The automotive design process may have changed over the years, moving from mechanical tools to digital, but there’s one thing that hasn’t changed: tape. Ford has just released a new video showing off its vehicle design process for the 2015 Mustang and highlighting just how important low-tech tape …

2015 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Coupe: 2014 Geneva Motor Show Live Photos

The Mercedes-Benz S-Class sedan has already put the world on notice, from its standard stance on opulence in the S550 to the impeccably impressive …

2017 BMW 3-series eDrive Spy Photos

BMW is prepping a plug-in hybrid 3-series.<p><b>What It Is:</b> A plug-in hybrid variant of the 3-series expected to be called the 3-series eDrive. While there are no major visual discrepancies between the test mule we’ve spied versus the standard car, we can make out what appears to be a camouflaged …

Dubai Wants To Ban Poor People From Owning Cars To Clear Traffic

In a land where supercars like the Ferrari Enzo are often abandoned at the roadside or in police impound lots and the police cruise around in …

2016 Audi A5 Rendered and Detailed: Expect a Beautiful Evolution

Reshaping an instant design classic.<p><b>What It Is:</b> A detailed look at the second generation of the gorgeous Audi A5, the better-looking brother to the four-door A4. Audi will continue to offer the A5 in coupe and cabriolet forms in the U.S., while Europe will again be treated to the five-door …

TOTD: Which Automakers Should Launch Off-Road Models Next?

Toyota made waves at the Chicago auto show when it unveiled its new 4Runner, Tacoma, and Tundra TRD Pro off-road models. While not as extensively upgraded as Jeep’s Wrangler Rubicon or Ford‘s F-150 Raptor, the TRD Pro models are certainly enough to get the casual off-roader excited, with Bilstein …

Workday at the raceway -- with 2015 Subaru STI.

Ferrari California T is a topless turbo turismo [w/video]

As expected, Ferrari has today officially pulled the covers off the latest version of its front-engined California grand tourer ahead of the car's impending live debut at the Geneva Motor Show. The headline news, again as expected, is a new 3.9-liter turbocharged V8 engine. Ferrari promises zero …

Natalie Portman's directorial debut criticised by orthodox Israeli protesters

Oscar-winner Natalie Portman has been accused of mounting a "foreign invasion" by protesters from Israel's ultra-orthodox community after arriving in Jerusalem to shoot her directorial debut, reports the Times of Israel.<p>Portman is in the city to work on a film adaptation of Israeli novelist Amos …

Actor Shia LaBeouf's foray into 'art' has some scratching heads | Reuters

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - After wearing a paper bag on his head to a red carpet premier and walking out of a press conference for his new film, actor Shia LaBeouf’s latest bizarre antic was to reveal an art project on Tuesday.<p>LaBeouf, 27, a former Disney star who later became known as the lead of the …

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Cruciaal debat Plasterk

Even voor half drie vannacht zegt een groot gedeelte van de oppositie het vertrouwen in de minister op. Maar een meerderheid steunt Plasterk. Hij …

Het bungelen van Plasterk

Adjunct-hoofdredacteur Pieter Klein over wat hem opvalt in het nieuws en in zijn privéleven.<p>Zo, dat was een daverende oorvijg voor de minister van …

Plasterk houdt steun van coalitie | NU - Het laatste nieuws het eerst op NU.nl

Plasterk (PvdA) stelde aan het eind van het urenlange debat over de afluisterzaak NSA dat hij "het vertrouwen van de oppositiepartijen wil herwinnen".<p>…

Pakkertje mag niet meer, alleen nog tikkertje

Iedereen heeft het wel eens gedaan vroeger op het schoolplein: pakkertje. Maar voor leerlingen van de Verhoeff-Rollmannschool in Bodegraven is het …

The Ultimate Lamborghini Aventador Sounds!

Corvette Stingray From New Captain America Movie Bows In Chicago

Chevrolet’s stand at this week’s 2014 Chicago Auto Show has been graced by one very special Corvette, a black-on-black 2014 Corvette Stingray used by …

Captain America

Epic Drive: 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Visits Legendary NASA Space Sites

Apollo's Chariot<p>The tourists have no idea who’s walking among them. As the crowds gape at the towering missiles and wedgy capsules on display at Florida’s Kennedy Space Center, about an hour east of Orlando, a trim elder statesman in jeans and a polo shirt gazes unnoticed at a gargantuan, …

2014 Audi RS 5 vs. 2014 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG 507 Comparison

All Eight Up: With 957 Horsepower Between 'Em, These Teutonic Foes Battle for V-8 Supremacy<p>If you’re a keen reader of Motor Trend, you might have noticed two Easter eggs we placed in the November 2013 issue, “hidden” on a one-page addendum to our annual Best Driver’s Car feature. There, nestled …

Next Mercedes C63 getting convertible version

Mercedes-Benz launched its latest generation C-Class in January at the Detroit Auto Show, with the new sedan taking on the styling of the latest S-Class and shrinking it down to a more nimble, affordable size. Even though the new sedan is not going on sale here until September, the German luxury …

2016 XE Will Be The Most Fuel-Efficient Jaguar Ever Thanks To Aluminum Construction

Jaguar’s all-new 3-Series and C-Class fighter, the XE, is set for a reveal on September 8 but the British automaker simply can’t help itself from …

Building The BMW M235i Racing: Video

Follow Antony<p>BMW's odds'n'evens naming scheme isn't as logical as it once was, but most gearheads are prepared to forgive the German marque provided …

Review: 2014 Land Rover Range Rover Sport HSE – Winter Test

Range Rovers are dime-a-dozen in northeastern United States. People just can’t seem to get enough of them; the status, the looks, and the comfort. …

The 4.5 Hottest Corvettes at the 2014 Chicago Auto Show – Feature

With all of the space the Chicago auto show’s McCormick Place venue affords automakers, it’s no surprise that Chevy filled a good portion of its area with a gaggle of new Corvettes. While none of the Vettes were making their in-the-metal debuts in Chicago, it was nice to see more or less every …

Sports Cars

Jaguar Land Rover Push Tata Motors To New Heights

Land Rover and Jaguar sales helped Tata Motors post solid third quarter earnings on Monday, with share prices gaining 5.55% during intra-day trade on the NYSE.<p>The Indian auto company reported an almost three-fold rise in net profit to 4.8 billion rupees ($76.9 million) versus a 1.62 billion rupee …

Your Pick: 2014 Audi RS 5 or Mercedes C63 AMG 507? (W/Poll)

The 2014 Audi RS 5 coupe was a bit of an underdog in a recent comparo against the 2014 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG 507 edition. While both coupes pack sweet-sounding and powerful naturally aspirated V-8s, the RS 5’s is a bit smaller and makes less power from a 4.2-liter eight-cylinder making 450 hp and …