Aaron Salvador

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<b>THE DAMPERS NEEDED ONE MORE CHECK.</b><p>The dampers always needed one more check. It was midmorning on June 23, 2010, and Toyota’s most senior test driver had just completed another lap of the Nürburgring in a Lexus LFA. In his 47 years at the company, Hiromu Naruse had accumulated the most Nürburgring …



<b>SASHIMONO: THE BANNERS WORN BY WARRIORS.</b> In the mael-strom of battle in feudal Japan, foot soldiers would bear the mark of the clan, while an elite samurai might carry his own insignia. So it is, centuries later, that three ronin arrived at a lonely back road branded with symbols of legend: Z, STI, …

Ann Arbor

2017 Honda Civic Type R – First Drive Review

Automotive Design

I left my corporate job, and these 8 things became clear

Nine months ago, I did it.<p>After more than two great decades at Procter & Gamble, I made the leap — a planned exit from corporate life to go all-in on my former side hustle of writing, speaking, and teaching. Now this is my full hustle and believe me, I'm hustlin' (and loving every minute of it).<p>I'm …

Procter & Gamble

The best used cars you can buy for under $15,000

Not everyone can afford to buy a new car, but that’s not necessarily a problem. The five listed here are the best used cars you can buy, and they …


Lotus Celebrates 50 Years at Hethel Test Track With Special Exige 350

The third Hethel anniversary edition Lotus<p>It’s been fifty years since Lotus first settled in at its Helthel test track, and to celebrate, it’s offering a spate of special anniversary editions. Following special variants of the Evora 400 and the Elise 250, the British sports car manufacturer pulled …

Sports Cars

2017 Subaru Impreza: Now More Fun to Drive

And it looks pretty darn good, too.<p>The 2017 Subaru Impreza is here, and we have to say we like the new, more sculpted look. Both in sedan and hatchback form.<p>Under the hood, the 2.0-liter boxer engine gets a bump from 148 horsepower to 152. That's not a large jump, but it's at least something. …


Mazda's MX-5 Miata RF is a Fastback Stunner with a Targa Heart

The MX-5 RF and its power-operated targa roof brings flying buttresses to the masses.<p>With the unveil of the 2017 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF, Mazda has built the perfect Jaguar XJS.<p>That's right—the oft-rumored "Miata coupe" now comes to the New York International Auto Show with a folding targa roof and a …


Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution Reviews | Mitsubishi Lancer Evolution Price, Photos, and Specs

From the April 2016 issue<p>The Lancer Evolution Final Edition is a compact sedan that costs nearly $40,000 and has no navigation system or backup camera. The sole USB port is hidden in the glove compartment as an afterthought. Most of the plastic panels look as if they were blow-molded by an …

Automotive Design