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2015 Rolls-Royce Ghost Series II

When nothing less than second-best will do.<p>If you’re truly wealthy, you’re not visiting your local Rolls-Royce dealership to buy a Ghost, but rather a Phantom, at a price that starts just above $400,000 but can require adding a seventh digit. The Ghost, while still outrageously expensive at …

Nasim Pedrad implies that she's leaving 'Saturday Night Live'

It seems we won’t be seeing Nasim Pedrad’s Kim Kardashian adjusting to married life.<p>At an ATX Television Festival panel over the weekend, Pedrad said …

X Factor revelation Ella Henderson launches debut single

She’s tipped to become one of The X Factor's biggest exports despite only finishing sixth in the talent show back in 2012.<p>Now British teen sensation Ella Henderson is launching her single ‘Ghost’ as she puts the finishing touches to her debut album.<p>The young singer-songwriter tells of life after …

Sandra Bullock's alleged stalker charged with possession of a machine gun

Prosecutors have filed felony burglary and stalking charges against a man accused of breaking in to Sandra Bullock's house while the Oscar-winning actress was at home.<p>The Los Angeles District Attorney's Office also charged Joshua James Corbett, 39, with felony possession of a machine gun, although …

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Teen fan of supercars creates YouTube business

When he was a 15-year-old schoolboy, Paul Wallace joined his father to see an exhibition of the world's most ostentatious automobiles. Wallace was entranced, and pulled out his camera to take photos.<p>The visit, taking in Aston Martins, Ferraris and Lamborghinis, would prove the beginnings of his …

GM raising Corvette prices

If you've been waiting to buy a new Chevrolet Corvette Stingray, that's going to cost you.<p>The base price of the sports car just went up by $2,000, going from $51,000 to $53,000. General Motors (GM) also increased prices for the Stingray convertible by $2,000. It now costs $58,000.<p>In addition, the …

Check out the cool new Ford Mustang - CNN Video

Alfa Romeo returns to America... at last

Following a nearly 20 year absence Alfa Romeo is returning to the United States market with the 4C, an exotic-looking two-seat sports car that made its American debut at the New York Auto Show.<p>Alfa's return has been seriously discussed ever since the brand's parent company, Fiat, rescued Chrysler …

GM reveals most powerful drop-top Corvette

General Motors officially unveiled what the automaker is calling the fastest convertible car it has ever produced at the New York Auto Show Tuesday.<p>The Chevrolet Corvette Z06 convertible is a rag-top version of the hard-top Z06 GM unveiled in Detroit in January. With at least 625 horsepower, GM …

GM reveals 625-horsepower Corvette Z06

On the same day that the Chevrolet Corvette Stingray was named North American Car of the Year at the Detroit auto show, GM unveiled a different version with 170 more horsepower.<p>The Corvette Z06 will have a 6.2-liter supercharged V8 producing at least 625 horsepower.<p>The Corvette brand represents a …

Bentley's turbocharged convertible

Bond payoff: Cash or a sports car

Spyker cars, the Dutch sports car company best known for its wild designs and its failed involvement with the Swedish automaker Saab, will allow investors to get its new car by buying bonds.<p>Investors can buy a £100,000 -- or $167,000 -- bond that's convertible into a Spyker B6 Venator. Each bond …

Porsche 918 - The future of fast

Corvette Z06 fights Lamborghini, Ferrari with 650 horsepower

General Motors' new Chevrolet Corvette Z06, expected to go on sale early next year, will produce 650 horsepower from its 6.2-liter supercharged V8 engine, the automaker announced Friday.<p>When the Z06 was first unveiled at the Detroit Auto Show in January, GM (GM) would only say that its engine would …

Alfa Romeo 4C priced at $53,900* in US, gains 342 pounds vs Euro version

We're out in California driving the Alfa Romeo 4C as we write this – which is the good news. The bad news is that we can't offer up any driving impressions of the car for another few days. On the other hand, we can provide a few interesting non-driving-based tidbits from the launch program, with …

Lotus honors F1 efforts with limited-edition Exige LF1

Lotus has announced a new, special edition of its hardcore Exige for customers in the UK and Europe. Limited to just 81 units (for the Lotus Formula One team's 81 victories), the new Exige LF1 is the ultimate accessory for fans of the British manufacturer's Formula One efforts.<p>Befitting of a car …

Porsche celebrates Le Mans return with Martini edition 911

If we've said it once, we've said it a hundred times – but we'll gladly say it again: there are few racing liveries as iconic as Martini. And while those stripes have adorned countless Lancia and Ford rally cars, grand prix racers (like the latest Williams) and even speedboats, they remain …

New 2015 MINI Cooper With Five Doors Confuses...Well, Everyone (Video)

The new 2015 MINI Cooper five-door is rolling out--at least in Europe--and it appears to be causing some problems.<p>The latest version of the …

LaFerrari, McLaren P1, Porsche 918 and Agera R take to Assen

It's the show-down (sort of) we've all been waiting for. The battle of the hybrid hypercars from the performance powerhouses of Europe: Ferrari LaFerrari, McLaren P1 and Porsche 918 Spyder. No one publication has managed to get their hands on all three just yet, but this video has – and with a …

This is the Nissan Gran Turismo Vision concept

Heralding the next GT-R, or something else?<p>The sheet's off Nissan's Vision Gran Turismo concept. Just as we thought last week, this is definitely not the GT-R LM Nismo Le Mans prototype. So what the hell is it? There's really only one conclusion to draw here: this is where Nissan's head is at for …

Batman Tumbler team blames shoddy quality for missing out on Gumball 3000

Citizens of Europe, your roads are at the same time a little bit safer and a little bit more dangerous. That's because the Tumbler, a replica of Batman's crime-fighting ride in the Christopher Nolan trilogy, won't be taking part in the nonsense that is the Gumball 3000.<p>As bad as the reputation of …

Chevy trademarks 'Zora,' is a special Corvette on the way?

Automakers trademark names all the time, whether they want to protect some part of their past or if they are considering a model even far in the future. But occasionally a trademark pops up that is much more enticing than the rest. For example, General Motors recently reserved the name Zora for …

2015 Jaguar F-Type Coupe R vs 2014 Porsche 911 50th Anniversary Edition - Head 2 Head Ep. 55

All-New 2015 Golf Represents the Future of Volkswagen in the U.S.

A casual glance at Volkswagen’s U.S. sales over the past two years would suggest the automaker is in trouble. As the new car market has recovered, with sales up 8 percent in 2013 and 5 percent so far in 2014, Volkswagen’s sales have fallen (7 percent in 2013 and 11.5 percent so far in 2014). While …

Do The BMW i3 And i8 Electric Cars Pose A Threat To Tesla?

With the 2014 BMW i3 battery-electric car now being delivered to its first buyers, and the range-extended i3 REx version to follow within several …

Electric Vehicles

Ducati 749 by Gustavo Penna

When the time comes to build a motorcycle for the next Terminator movie, it should be this one. It’s a glimpse under the skin of a Ducati 749, courtesy of Gustavo Penna—a cinematographer who shoots car commercials in Los Angeles.<p>Gustavo is a Ducati fanatic who enjoys track days. After removing the …

Motorcycles

Photos: 2014 Indy 500 opening day practice

Still warm from an exciting Grand Prix of Indianapolis, IndyCar jumps straight into opening day practice for the 2014 Indianapolis 500.<p>At the Brickyard, things are heating up.

Motorsport

Leno already piling on the miles in his McLaren P1

When you have a garage like Jay Leno's – and let's face it, few in the world do – it would take something truly special to get you to either travel far away from your prized collection, or drive any one car more than the 900 others you've got at your disposal. But the 2015 McLaren P1 is just such a …