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How to watch the 6 Hours of Silverstone

Here's everything you need to know in order to get the 2014 WEC season started right.<p>What is it?<p>The 6 Hours of Silverstone is the first race of the 2014 World Endurance Championship, which includes the 24 Hours of Le Mans in June. It's independent from the United SportsCar Championship we've been …

Alfa Romeo 4C Launch Edition marks a day we never thought we'd see

Alfa Romeo has been teasing its return to the United States for <i>years</i>. Each time, it's seemingly been pushed back for one reason or another. The last time we had our Alfa fix fulfilled was when just a few hundred examples of the 8C Competizione crossed the pond late last decade. Now, though, it …

2015 BMW Alpina B6 xDrive Gran Coupe Photos and Info

The relationship between BMW and boutique tuner Alpina has been a special one for decades. Alpina, created by enthusiast Burkard Bovensiepen, acquired an excellent reputation for its tuning prowess and race cars in the 1970s. Nowadays, Alpinas enjoy BMW's full warranty, and the cordial ties remain …

Hurling

Mercedes Head: Tesla Has No Network, Limited Potential

Tesla, the darling of car guys and Silicon Valley first-adopters alike, has not charmed quite everyone, it seems.<p>Today at the New York Auto Show Mercedes-Benz USA head Steve Cannon criticized Elon Musk’s electric-powered automaker for having “no network” and “little shops that don’t have service …

2015 BMW X4 configurator is ready to get personal

The 2015 BMW X4 configurator is ready for your special touch. Starting with the 300-horsepower xDrive35i that starts at $48,925 after destination, our special touch aimed at a luxury cruiser and added $9,250 to proceedings for a final tally of $58,175. That got us the Technology, Lighting and …

2015 Dodge Challenger stays retro AND goes modern

Updated appearance, all-new-interior, and a monster 485-hp 392 Shaker.<p>Retro's not dead. It's just...modernized. The 2015 Dodge Challenger unashamedly hangs onto its old-school looks, but evolves from 1970 to 1971 visually, adopting the '71-style split grille insert and separated taillamps. Mopar's …

Sports Cars

2015 Alfa Romeo 4C finally debuts

<b>Competes with:</b> Porsche 911, Jaguar F-Type<p><b>Looks like:</b> It's stunning and resembles a smaller, sleeker version of Alfa's limited-production 8C Competizione<p><b>Drivetrain:</b> All-aluminum, 237-horsepower, turbocharged 1.75-liter direct-injection four-cylinder engine and a six-speed dual-clutch automatic …

How the Ford Mustang became a legend

Born amid exceptional hype, after 50 years the Mustang is still 'American as hell.'<p>On the morning of Wednesday, April 15, 1964, a 22-year-old schoolteacher named Gail Wise walked into a Ford dealership on Cicero Avenue in Chicago,<br>unaware that she was about to make history. She wanted a convertible. …

Talking Point: Amazon Fire TV is an Early Warning for Console Heavyweights

When the Ouya was successfully crowdfunded, its executives talked it up as a revolution in living room gaming, promising a wonderland of fun …

Wolfenstein: The New Order pre-orders open on Steam, includes TF2 armor and hat

Machinegames' alternate history first-person shooter, <i>Wolfenstein: The New Order</i>, is now available for pre-order via Steam for $59.95.<p><i>Wolfenstein: The New Order</i> will be released on May 20, but players who pre-purchase through Steam will get two exclusive <i>Wolfenstein</i>-themed <i>Team Fortress 2</i> items. The …

Sony Announces 7 Million PS4 Sales, Microsoft Still Silent On Xbox One

Sony has just announced that 7 million PS4s have been sold worldwide, five months after the console’s release. The launch has already shattered the notion that dedicated video game consoles are dead or dying, and these numbers only continue to reinforce that.<p>Sony announced the sales milestone on …

Let's Play Elder Scrolls Online: Being a Jerk to Skeletons - IGN Video

Justin and Brian kill a bunch of skeletons that were just minding their own business. Bonus discussion: zombies in San Francisco?

Hide-and-seek horror title The Flock coming to Steam

Dutch indie developer Vogelsap will release its hide-and-seek based survival horror title <i>The Flock</i> through Steam as part of an agreement with Valve, the company told Polygon this morning.<p><i>The Flock</i> is an asymmetrical multiplayer title designed for three to five players. These players because the …