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Honda CB550 by Eastern Spirit

Charlie Trelogan’s insightful piece on café racer design emphasized the importance of good lines. No one understands this concept more than Poland’s Eastern Spirit Garage: They helped build the Honda CX500 that Charlie used to illustrate his point. Now they’ve turned their keen eye to another …

Motorcycles

The gyro cam makes this Nurburgring bike lap even more insane

A 'Ring run that will give you goosebumps.<p>This is not a new video, to get that out of the way. In fact, it's not even the record lap for a motorcycle at the Nürburgring—this record was crushed in 2012 by an amazing 20 seconds. But, more so than many other bike clips, this one just makes your hair …

MotoGP

The 12 Best Games For 3DS And 2DS

It’s been years since the original 3DS launched. There’s an updated version with better 3D , improved controls, and of course, a wealth of excellent …

Retrogaming

The Maserati MC12 at wide-open throttle is better than coffee

This video doesn't look like a Super Bowl ad, but it sounds a lot better.<p>You can go vote for which company won the Super Bowl XLVIII ad war, but frankly, we're not surprised Maserati's "Strike" is in the lead. Hell, the 1 minute, 30-second spot caused enough of a viral stir to overwhelm the …

Supercars

The LA Road That Tricks Bad Motorcyclists Into Crashing

Author: Damon Lavrinc. Damon Lavrinc Gear<p>Date of Publication: 02.03.14.<p>Time of Publication: 6:30 am. 6:30 am<p>Mulholland Highway is an amazing road, a …

Bruce Canepa in a Gurney Trans-Am Mustang is better than coffee

It's good to be Bruce.<p>If you haven't heard of Bruce Canepa, he's the man who billionaires turned to in the 1990s when they wanted to buy a Porsche 959. Since 1980, his company Canepa Design has been restoring, modifying, racing, and displaying cars of all types.<p>Bruce is a quintessential car guy. He …

Sports Cars

1000 HP Sleeper: 1966 Chevy Nova Two Door

This 1966 Nova two door looks nearly 100% stock in and out, right down to the bench seat and column-mounted gear selector, and with a 1,000 HP …

Happy birthday to Keiichi Tsuchiya, the Drift King

We honor Dorikin on the occasion of his birthday.<p>Drifting has become a cultural phenomenon that has long outgrown its status as a niche motorsport and entered the mainstream zeitgeist. We can thank a man named Keiichi Tsuchiya for this, and today happens to be his birthday. Nicknamed "Dorikin," or …

Le Mans

Barrett-Jackson 2014: Ring Brothers 1964 Ford Fairlane 'Afterburner' brings in $247,500

The 1964 Ford Fairlane you see above is anything but stock. It originally debuted at the 2009 SEMA Show in Las Vegas, and it's one of the vehicles that helped cement Ring Brothers as a force in the custom car world. Underhood is a fuel-injected, 427-cubic-inch V8 engine from Roush that puts out a …

Ex-Kankkunen: 1994 Toyota Celica GT-Four Group A

This 1994 Toyota Celica GT-Four ST185 (chassis TC 357-575) is a Group A WRC car campaigned by Toyota Team Europe. It’s said to have been piloted by …

Download 1998 Ferrari F1 Wallpapers

Photographer Blair Bunting did a spectacular job capturing these images. We're lucky to be able to share them with you. While you're downloading, head over to Blair's blog to read about how he came to shoot Schumacher's 1998 F300, or check out more of his automotive work on his website.<p>DOWNLOAD HERE<p>…

Ferrari

McLaren F1 GTR Longtail sells at Gooding for $5.28 million

Last month we reported on a very rare McLaren being put up for auction under the auspices of Gooding & Company. One of only 106 examples of the McLaren F1 ever made, one of only 28 made in GTR competition spec, and one of just ten longtail versions, chassis number 021R won FIA GT Championship races …

Kit out your Bonneville: The Metisse cafe racer

If you’ve got a recent model Triumph Bonneville, Thruxton or Scrambler in your garage and want to upgrade it, you’re in luck. You’ll find a dizzying array of options to choose from, with full cafe racer kits at the top of the tree.<p>One of the best kits we’ve seen comes from the German accessory …

BMW M3 Battles A Hill And Wins: Video

When you watch someone who possesses an expert set of car control skills, you know you're in for something special. Garo Haroutounian is one such …

A reminder that an LMP2 Porsche RS Spyder is better than coffee

The engine went into the 918 Spyder, and the team is back this June.<p>It's been three years since a Porsche competed in LMP2. That car was the RS Spyder, which was eventually outmoded by a rules change in 2011—but an evolution of that engine found a new home in the now infamous ring runner, the …

Le Mans

Truck Thursday: F250 4×4 Camper Needs to be Part of My World

Look at this truck: isn’t it neat? I need it so my collection’s complete. I know you’d say I’m a hoon, a hoon who has everything. Look at this yard, …

Adiós, Radical Ducati

News has just broken that Radical Ducati is no more. The Madrid workshop run by Pepo Rosell and Reyes Ramon has suddenly shut down, despite a string of high-profile customs and critical acclaim.<p>A brief statement on Radical Ducati’s Facebook page signaled the end. “It has been more than 15 years of …

V.I.S.I.T. – Hakosuka Highway

Positioned as it is on the eastern edge of the Pacific Rim, California has always been a hot bed of cars of Asian-origin. As far back as I can …

Celebrate Carroll Shelby's birthday with Road & Track

91 years later, his legend lives on.<p>Carroll Shelby is the reason Great Britain has speed limits.<p>As the story goes, the then-new Shelby-powered Cobra was being put through its paces on the M1 freeway in the mid-1960s. Numerous reports of the car blitzing down straight sections at 180 mph sent the …

Caddy Power: 1934 Ford 3 Window Coupe Hot Rod

This 1934 Ford three window coupe is a beautiful, period style hot rod running a rebuilt Cadillac 331 CI V8. The car is said to be completely uncut, …

Ex-DTM 1995 Alfa Romeo 155

This ex-DTM 1995 Alfa Romeo 155 (chassis SE 062 – 007) was originally driven by Nicola Larini and is said to have raced at Donington, Magny Cours, …

WRC driver Jari-Matti Latvala rallying a broken MkII Escort is better than coffee

Just try not to get car sick.<p>Jari-Matti Latvala is Volkswagen Motorsport's WRC pilot and our new favorite rally driver. When he's not climbing podiums in Portugal or Argentina, the 28-year-old Finn keeps busy at vintage events like the Lahti Historic Rally. His weapon of choice? The Ford Escort …

Motorsport

This hill-climbing Mitsubishi Evo VIII is better than coffee

Watch Swiss driver René Laubscher fly up the hill at Hillclimb Gurnigel.<p>Every year, hundreds of fast, loud cars, trucks, and motorcycles head to the Gurnigel Pass in Switzerland for Hillclimb Gurnigel. Back in October, we showed you some vintage motorcycles flying up the hill, and you can now feast …

Mitsubishi

Deus Ex Machina: Sibling Rivalry

Two new Deus Ex Machina motorcycles have just rolled out of the Venice, California workshop. Affectionately called Sibling Rivalry, these custom Hondas are high-performance variations on the same theme: turning a street-legal enduro bike into a badass ‘super single.’<p>‘Boodaak’ (above and below) and …

BaT Alumni: Jägermeister 1973 BMW CSL Race Car

This 1973 BMW 3.5 CSL (chassis 2275204) was originally featured here on BaT back in 2008 and has been raced all over the west coast ever since. The …

2014 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Test Drive And Review: Fast Fun

Five hundred eighty.<p>I don’t mean to get caught up in the numbers, but this one means something. Five hundred eighty horsepower. This number is the overwhelming figure that defines the 2014 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1, and it’s the one that begins and ends every interaction.<p>“That’s a gorgeous car, that …

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Ram thinks monster trucking needs more Mopar

It's gigantic, powerful, and it'll be driven by a guy whose son's name is Hemi.<p>For the first time in over a decade, there's a brand new monster truck on the Monster Jam scene, fittingly called "Mopar Muscle." The Mopar-sponsored truck stands 10 feet high, weighs over 10,000 lbs, and is based on the …

Mopar