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Full Specs Revealed for Crazysauce Nissan GT-R LM NISMO Le Mans Racer

We’ve already learned a smattering of details about Nissan’s GT-R LM NISMO endurance racer that’s set to debut at Le Mans. It’s kind of a weirdo: A twin-turbo V-6 powers the <i>front</i> wheels, and a spate of very outside-the-box design decisions give it a shape unlike anything else. Now Nissan is tipping …

Sports Cars

2015 Lamborghini Aventador LP 700-4 Roadster Review

The Antidote To The Everyday Supercar<p>"Lamborghini Murcielago." That's what I would tell anyone who asked what my favorite car was. Yes, there were easier cars to drive than the wailing wraith from Sant'Agata Bolgnese, and that was partly why I liked it so. It was impossible to see out the back – …

Roadsters

Kahn Vengeance has Aston Martin's blessing

Last week we brought you the first renderings of a coachbuilt Aston Martin DB9 called the Vengeance that's being developed by Kahn Design. The emergence of the project raised a valid question: if Aston Martin quashed a similar venture by Henrik Fisker, wouldn't the Kahn Vengeance suffer a similar …

Aston Martin

The 2016 Shelby GT350 suspension is an engineering nerd's fantasy

Ford Performance showed us the hidden tweaks they used to create the ultimate Mustang.<p>Deep in the bowels of the Roush/Ford Performance building near Dearborn, a Mustang Shelby GT350 was up on a two-post lift, its underbits exposed for all gathered to gawk at. It's good that Ford had invited us here …

Sports Cars

This Virtual Reality Project Promises To Bring Dead Loved Ones Back To Life

Project Elysium offers a new way to grieve in the 21st century.<p>Imagine that you could see your late grandmother again. Or your mother who passed away from cancer. Or your brother who died in a car accident. The longing to reconnect with the people we’ve lost is as basic as breathing, so it’s no …

Respected Apple blogger shares his wish list for iOS 9

At a glance, iOS 7 and iOS 8 don’t look all that different. Many of the changes were granular or internal, although new features like iCloud Drive …

Listen to Ferrari's new turbo-powered 488

The naturally-aspirated 458 is kaput. This is how the future will sound.<p>We've already heard some brief snippets of what the 488 sounds like—a slickly-produced video out of Maranello itself, and a dark spy video, for starters—but this is the first good listen we've gotten of the car outside of …

Ferrari

Drive Flashback: 1990 Chevrolet Corvette ZR-1

Let the record show that after easing off the line at about 1500 rpm to avoid wheelspin, the ZR-1 goes from 0 to 60 in 4.9s and gets to the quarter-mile marker in 13.4s.<p><i>This article</i><p>They get no respect, this American-made sports cars. Especially in Europe where performance, handling and …

Sports Cars

Ultra-rare Pontiac Banshee could bring $600k at auction

Two Banshees survived: this silver coupe and a white convertible, stashed away by Pontiac employees who later bought the cars in 1973.<p>For all Pontiac's performance-driven success in the 1960s, the division never built a true sports car—at least not until the Fiero in the 1980s or, if you don't …

Classic Cars

Comcast Will Offer Ultra High-Def 4K Video This Fall

The cable company's rolling out a set-top box, but you'll still need a 4K TV<p>Now that we've all gotten used to our high-definition video, it's time to take it up a notch. While TV manufacturers have already started rolling out sets that support the new 4K resolution, native 4K content has been in …

By the Numbers: Audi vs. Ferrari, Lamborghini, McLaren – Feature

Audi<br>R8 V-10 Plus<p>Ferrari<br>488GTB<p>Lamborghini<br>Huracán<p>McLaren<br>650S<p><b>Base Price:</b><p>$190,000<p>$250,000<p>$240,000<p>$270,000<p><b>Power:</b><p>610 horsepower<p>661 horsepower<p>602 horsepower<p>641 horsepower<p><b>Torque:</b><p>413 pound-feet<p>561 pound-feet<p>413 pound-feet<p>500 pound-feet<p><b>Curb Weight:</b><p>3550 pounds<p>3400 pounds<p>3500 pounds<p>3050 pounds<p>Prices and curb …

Sports Cars

Astronomers discover real Galaxy Far, Far Away

If George Lucas was a prophet with Star Wars, this week’s galaxy discovery might be what he was talking about. A set of scientists have used a set of …

Universe

Lamborghini Huracan ‘Superleggera’ spyshots: is this the go-faster V10?

Do these new spy photos provide our first proper look at a new Lamborghini Huracan ‘Superleggera’? Our sources suggest it is the go-faster V10 - …

Sports Cars

2015 Lamborghini Huracan LP 610-4 Review

The Everyday Supercar<p>For seven years, Lamborghini sold the Gallardo alongside the Audi R8. And despite sharing more with the Audi than most Italians would like to admit, the Gallardo was a true Lamborghini. Meanwhile the Audi R8 was every bit the stoic German. How did the Gallardo do it? Emotional …

Audi R8

CH-Auto flaunts China's first electric sports car » YugaTech | Philippines Tech News & Reviews

China has been known to make almost anything, and just recently Beijing-based <b>CH-Auto</b> made its first-ever electric vehicle. The environment-friendly …

Reimagining The American Muscle Car

Chevy's 2015 Corvette Z06 is luxurious as well as badass<p>For decades, the Chevrolet Corvette tempted drivers with a simple proposition: lots of power in a light, well-balanced, and totally badass package. That was enough to make it one of the most iconic American cars ever built, rivaling any import …

Sports Cars

The Weird Shifter That Made Audi's R8 Sports Car a Legend

Most journalists long ago stopped discussing the Audi R8. It's a danger that comes with the car business: Focus on the Next Big Thing, you can lose …