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One Millionth Porsche 911 is an Irish Green Carrera S

The one-millionth Porsche 911 has rolled off the assembly line in Zuffenhausen, 54 years after the first of the now-iconic rear-engine coupes.

Roof Racks Waste 100 Million Gallons of Gas Nationwide

Anyone with an active lifestyle will likely own a vehicle with roof racks prepped to carry bicycles, cargo boxes, and other outdoor toys. There have …

McLaren 650S Crashed 10 Minutes After Owner Takes Delivery

A newly-minted McLaren owner in England became a little over-excited following the delivery of his brand-new supercar.Telegraphreports that the owner …

Driving the New Hot-Hatch King - 2016 Ford Focus RS

Suddenly, Ford has become cool again, if not the coolest. First, they gave the masses the new Mustang featuring the neat Line Lock burnout feature. …

You Can Buy the Only Street-Legal 1997 Porsche 911 GT1 Evo

Manufacturers love to claim their stripped-out, powered-up track-day specials are "race cars for the street." Street-legal cars like the Dodge Viper …

Endless Japan's Time Attack Mazda RX-7

Launched during a great era for fast Japanese cars, the FD-generation Mazda RX-7 quickly and rightly earned a reputation as an excellent driving …

Rauh-Welt Begriff Porsches - Rough Worldwide

<i>Super Street</i> has come a long way since '96. On our very first cover was a '93 Integra GS-R with Mugen side skirts, nitrous, and Racing Hart wheels. …

AutoCon 2016 Toyota Car Spotlight

If you want to see SoCal's heavy hitters, Autocon is the place to be. This year the guys at Autocon really stepped up their venue game and moved to …

Vin Diesel Reveals Poster for “Furious 8” on Facebook

Actor Vin Diesel has teased the next installment of the "Fast and Furious" series on Facebook with a new movie poster, which confirms the film's …

Movies

MKO CS M5 - Best of Both Worlds

That's exactly what Michael Oberhauser of the German garage MKO did, joining the legendary E9 CS looks with the characterful E39 M5 powertrain to …

First 2017 Grand Sport Corvette and 50th Anniversary Camaro bring big bucks for charity at Palm Beach Auction!

Chevrolet figures out a way to promote their new cars while helping out some great causes!<p>The first of anything is pretty cool, and the first C7 …

Sports Cars

There's a One-Mile Lamborghini Diablo For Sale in Montreal for $500,000

Just a half a million dollars for this as-low-as-you-can-possibly-get-mileage 1999 Lamborghini Diablo SV.<p>All of a sudden, the web seems to be awash in sellers offering low-mileage automotive icons at truly outrageous prices. First, there was the listing offering a 2003 BMW M5 for just $150,000, or …

FD3S Mazda RX-7 with Hardcore JDM Parts & Style

Ever heard of the phrase, "built not bought"? Of course you have, because it's one of the most overused phrases in the car industry, especially when …

Automotive Industry

Go ahead, race your heart out in Aston Martin’s track-ready Vantage GT8

The Aston Martin Vantage will be replaced by an all-new model next year, but that doesn’t mean the current car will slowly fade away into the history …

Sports Cars

Ford Accepting Ownership Applications For GT This Week

If you want to own one of the 500 Ford GTs scheduled for construction over the next two years, the applications queue opened yesterday at www.Ford.com. Ford has repeatedly stated they will produce 250 GTs per year, but to help meet initial demand, Ford is offering the first two years’ production in …

Formula D Long Beach ’16 – The Euros

It used to be professional drifting was just about JDM cars and their Japanese pilots, but that’s no longer the case. Among the top ranks of the …

General Motors

Toyota's uBox concept was designed for entrepreneurial Generation Zers

Toyota is already about marketing cars to Generation Z long before most of them can even drive.<p>Graduate students from Clemson University’s …

Koenigsegg’s $2 Million Bugatti Killer Strikes With Over 1,500 Horsepower

At the New York Auto Show on Thursday, Koenigsegg showed its $2 million Regera "hypercar" for the first time ever in the United States.<p>It’s a big …

Hennessey Venom GT Spyder sets speed record at 265.6 mph

Behold, the world's fastest convertible.<p>The Hennessey Venom GT Spyder holds the new record as the world's fastest convertible after reaching 265.6 miles per hour down the 2.9-mile runway at Naval Air Station Lemoore in California. The engineers at Racelogic were there to certify the incredible …

Ford Mustang dominates Germany, BMW starts car-share program

Looking for a roundup of the latest and most important news from the automotive world? You’ve found it in the Daily Drive-Thru. Check it out every …

1986 Toyota Corolla AE86 with Nissan SR20DET Power

Daniel Lynch knows his Japanese sports cars and sub-compacts. NSXs and WRXs: He'd worked on them for nearly 12 years. Evos and Supras: He knows just …

Autos

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