Remie Bastiaansen

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Hear The Bugatti Vision GT Concept’s Engine Start Up And Rev: Video

If you’ve ever seen a Bugatti Veyron in real life and were lucky enough to actually see and hear it driving, you may have been impressed, but you …

Xbox One Elite Controller Release Date Revealed by Retailers

<b>[UPDATE]</b> Microsoft has now confirmed that the Xbox One Elite controller will launch on October 27.<p><i>The original story is below.</i><p>It looks like the new Xbox One Elite controller will release on October 27. While Microsoft has yet to officially confirm the date, it's listed to launch then on a variety …

Xbox

2015 Dinan M235i First Drive

Dynamic Perfection Comes In A Small Package<p>The first rule you learn about playing hide-and-seek is to wait until the seeker is out of sight before you move on to your next position. That feeling comes back to us as we're sitting in the Dinan-tuned 2015 BMW M235i on the twisty stretch of Route 152 …

BMW M6 GT3 racer and M6 Coupe Competition Edition revealed

BMW has revealed two very sexy and fast versions of the M6 coupe. One of the cars is a pure race version set for future GT racing called the BMW M6 …

2015 Mercedes-Benz E400 4MATIC Coupe

Elegant proof that massive horsepower isn't everything.<p>Well, this is refreshing, a Mercedes coupe that’s actually a coupe—with two doors. It’s one of four available E-class body styles, joining a traditional four-door sedan, a station wagon, and a convertible. It’s an extensive lineup with a number …

Electrical Engineering

2016 Porsche Cayman GT4 Put to the Test on New Ignition (W/Video)

Conspiracy theorists will tell you that Porsche has been trying to keep the Cayman down since day one in order to protect the precious 911. Whether or not that’s true, the Stuttgart-based automaker has finally endowed the mid-engine sports car with 911 power. But is the limited-production Porsche …

2017 Mercedes-AMG C63 Coupe: 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show Live Photos & Video

Mercedes-AMG’s new C63 Coupe based on the C-Class Coupe has finally landed, debuting this week at the 2015 Frankfurt Auto Show. As expected, the car …

2016 Ferrari 488GTB

Fantastic and sublime.<p>Turbos! Two of them—two big snails of <i>swoosh</i>—have invaded the holy sanctum of a Ferrari engine compartment, and life will never be the same. Next thing you know, the future CEO of a publicly traded Ferrari, one Juan Wang Lipschitz or somebody, will pull the sheet off an SUV …

Sports Cars

Meet the 1,000-horsepower family hauler

Jon Olsson is one of those annoying people who lives an Instagram lifestyle so good it doesn't need a filter.<p>For the uninitiated, Olsson is a professional skier renowned for his choice of cars. Not content with rubbing shoulders with the proletariat on the ski bus, in the past he's slapped a roof …

Las Vegas

Subaru STI Concept BRZ - The Official Photos

Subaru calls this the "STI Performance Concept", but we call it a BRZ wearing a whole ton of JDM goodies.<p>Subaru calls this the "STI Performance Concept", but we call it a BRZ wearing a whole ton of JDM goodies.

McLaren 570S live: The “practical” British supercar

McLaren promised something special for the New York Auto Show and the company delivered with the 570S, as close to an entry-level model as you can …

It's a Subaru BRZ STI, sure, but it's not that simple

The Subaru STI Performance Concept is a toe dipped daintily into the waters of a performance BRZ variant. How deep it'll go is an open question.<p>Subaru wants to crowd out its third-party aftermarket tuning parts, sold as Subaru Performance Tuning (SPT) at dealers, and get serious about letting …

Pininfarina Ferrari Sergio updated for very limited production [w/video]

We first met the Pininfarina Sergio concept at the 2013 Geneva Motor Show. And while we figured it'd just be a purely conceptual creation, the Italian design house, in collaboration with Ferrari, have worked to bring it into production, albeit with a very, very, very limited run.<p>The road-going …

2016 Koenigsegg Regera: 1500 Horsepower, Single-Speed Gearbox

It don't need no stinkin' multi-ratio transmission.<p>Koenigsegg has built fewer cars during its entire existence than Ferrari produces in a single week, and yet the Swedish hypercar manufacturer has become disproportionally adept at winning headlines. Take for example the Regera, the company’s …

Koenigsegg

Your first look at the 1,160-hp Koenigsegg Agera RS

Nearly 1,200 horsepower moving 3,000 lbs. This is just insane.<p>Koenigsegg hasn't officially unveiled the Agera RS yet—that's coming tomorrow at the Geneva Motor Show.<p>But intrepid YouTuber Marchettino got the chance to walk around the to-be-announced hypercar just now, camera in hand, and, uh, …

Samsung Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge: 13 things to know

Samsung’s latest flagship smartphone is thinner, made of glass and metal, and has a curved screen version<p>Samsung’s new Galaxy S6 flagship smartphones have powerful processors, very high resolution screens and a new metal and glass design – but sacrifices have been made in pursuit of premium …

Phones

2016 Audi R8, 2015 Aston Martin Vantage GT3, Infiniti QX30 Concept: This Week’s Top Photos

Audi’s new R8 is just a couple of weeks away from its world debut. This week we got the first specs on the upcoming supercar as well as some …

Dodge Viper TA + Twin Turbos = 1,042 hp

See, kids? Math is fun!<p>First things first: The Dodge Viper TA is a beast. Among the cars we rounded up for the 2014 Performance Car of the Year competition, it was the one Jack Baruth would buy with his own money.<p>But you want more, don't you?<p>645 horsepower from the bone-stock Viper? Yawn.<p>Try 1,042. …

If you like the Mercedes-Maybach S600

Its mere presence announces that the boss has arrived. Or maybe it’s the boss’s boss. Or the guy who just bought the company and fired all the bosses. The 2016 Mercedes-Maybach S600 is a car that projects absolute authority, and not a negligible amount of intimidation.<p>Putting aside its misbegotten …

Automotive Design

This is the new Mercedes-AMG GT3 race car

Mercedes-AMG wants to repeat the success of the SLS AMG GT3 with the lither, lower-displacement AMG GT3.<p>Mercedes-AMG has released the first photo of their upcoming AMG GT3, a successor of sorts to the Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT3. That car was built to FIA GT3 standards, and the intent of AMG was to …

Murderous-Looking Mercedes-AMG GT3 Racer Teased

When we last spoke with Tobias Moers, the man at the helm of AMG, the charmingly gruff engineer confirmed that we would see a Black Series variant of the new AMG GT toward the end of the model run. He also noted that in two years’ time, we’ll get a variant that sounds as if it’ll be a harder-core …

Auto Shows

Lamborghini Huracan GT3 Debuts, Will Race 24 Hours of Spa

The GT3 category is really heating up, with entrants like the Cadillac ATS-V.R and Lexus RC F GT3 recently debuting. Now, Lamborghini is throwing its hat into the ring with the Huracan GT3.<p>The track-only model was developed in house by Lamborghini‘s Squadra Corse motorsport department, and utilizes …

How Renault made "the world's most beautiful race car" in 5 months

From sketch to racetrack in less time than it takes to make a baby<p>Renault's one-make racer, the Renaultsport R.S. 01, has all the makings of a serious gentleman's racer: Dallara carbon-fiber monocoque chassis, integrated roll cage, racing-certified fuel cell—oh, and a NISMO-supplied 3.8 liter …

2016 Shelby GT350R: The ultimate Mustang. Period.

The Camaro Z/28 just wet its pants.<p>And here we were, all excited about the Shelby GT350's debut back in November. Turns out, <i>that wasn't even the good one</i>. This morning, as part of the 2015 Ford Performance Mic-Dropping Festival at Joe Louis Arena, we got the Shelby GT350R.<p>[embed_gallery gid='6005' …

2015 Detroit Auto Show: Get A Look At The 2016 Acura NSX

The all-new 2016 Acura NSX has finally broken cover and, from the looks of it, the hybrid super car is going to give American and European automakers an ulcer.<p>As expected, and as we wrote about in our preview here, the NSX is powered by a twin-turbocharged V6 engine and three electric motors.<p>One …

Autos

This is it: The 2016 Acura NSX

It’s the car Acura fans have been waiting over two decades for, a new Acura NSX, and it’s finally made its debut at the Detroit Auto Show today. …

2016 Acura NSX: Here at last, and ready for production

A bold new supercar following in the 25-year-old footsteps of the original NSX.<p>It's here. Twenty-five years after Acura's original mid-engine screamer showed the world that exotics don't have to be temperamental, unlivable beasts, Acura has finally unveiled the production-ready 2016 NSX.<p>Feast your …

2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350R: Ready to Slaughter Racetracks Near You

No rear seat. No air conditioning. All business.<p>At the L.A. auto show in November, Ford unveiled the highly impressive Ford Mustang Shelby GT350. A track-focused pony, the GT350 is powered by a naturally aspirated flat-crank 5.2-liter V-8 that revs to the stratosphere, packs Ford’s first adaptive …

Sports Cars

2017 Ford GT: The Star-Spangled, 600-plus-hp Hypercar!

Holy mother of God.<p>“Engineered to keep company with exotics” is how Ford modestly refers to its bombshell 2015 Detroit auto show debut, the GT hypercar. The concept’s appearance wasn’t a huge surprise, as we learned months ago that Ford was taking a new GT to Le Mans in 2016, and such a car must be …

Sports Cars