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A history of experimental planes and flying machines from the 1950s - Telegraph

Kim Kardashian's Swimsuit Selfie Draws Laughs from Readers This Week

It was a family-centric week on several fronts for our readers as baby moms and dads continued to capture their attention – from a sexy snapshot that …

Sesto Elemento: Hammond drives Lambo’s carbon life form

This is like being in a cage full of vets tending a dragon.<p>A bizarre image to have in my head but, given the scene, it’s the only thing I can think of.<p>The Lamborghini Sesto Elemento. One of just 20 in existence. Two million pounds, more power to weight than a Bugatti Veyron, zero to 60mph in under …

Counting down Top Gear’s 41 most memorable moments

The Continental: Ursula Likes Bears, Benz and GM Tidbits, and Audi Shies Away from a Big RS

<i>Each week, our German correspondent slices and dices the latest rumblings, news, and quick-hit driving impressions from the other side of the pond. His byline may say Jens Meiners, but we simply call him . . . the Continental.</i><p>At the Frankfurt auto show, two heavy, aggressively styled Audi …

Carbon Fiber

2013 Lincoln MKZ Full Line First Test

Knife In a Gunfight: Consistently Lagging Behind The Rest Of The Class<p>“Warmed-over Ford” is a slur that all too often accompanies reviews of Lincoln products, but not without reason. The new 2013 Lincoln MKZ aimed to change all that, and change things it has, but is it better by far enough to be …

Driving

Name That Shifter, No. 149 - Feature

On Monday, we presented this week’s shifter and asked you to identify the make and model of the vehicle whence it came. One of the first commenters this week, Jeremy R., was also the first to correctly identify the shifter as a BMW Isetta’s stick. Jeremy will receive a Save the Manuals button and …

Car-spotting: 1973 fuel crisis

Impalas and Imperials and Mustangs, oh my!<p>What can you spot in this early-morning view of a service station in Portland, Oregon, snapped during the oil crisis of 1973? Gasoline was sold on a first-come, first-served basis, with fill-ups limited to five gallons per car. The fuel shortage began on 17 …

The 10 Ugliest Cars for Sale Today

U-G-L-Y, they ain't got no alibi.<p>Car buyers today have it made. Almost every segment and price point includes vehicles to satisfy not only the driving enthusiast but also the design aficionado. Indeed, high-end brands like Audi and Ferrari are well known for winning designs, but even mainstream …

Autos

A Gha-Whaa? Rolls-Royce Reveals Bespoke Ghawwass Phantom Coupe

Rolls-Royce’s Bespoke division is alive and kicking, and the exclusive British luxury marque now has posted its latest one-off project, a Phantom Coupe dubbed “Ghawwass.” If the name sounds strange, that’s because it isn’t an English-language word; it means “diver” in Arabic, and the car’s aquatic …

2015 Chrysler 200 Interior Bits Revealed in New Spy Photos

We’ve already had a look at a heavily camouflaged 2015 Chrysler 200, and a glance at its shadowy interior, but thanks to a new set of spy shots, we now get a much clearer idea of just how opulent Chrysler’s entry-level offering will be on the inside. Lathered on thick are components from Chrysler’s …

Cars Articles, Photos and Videos - AOL

Steve Jobs' UFO-Shaped Apple HQ Almost a Reality

Apple's new corporate headquarters has been unanimously approved by the Cupertino council just this week with only one final vote to take place in November 2014 to solidify the plans. In the meantime, a few models of the concept have been released. The UFO-like design for the new space is set to …

Week in pictures: Meet Lambo's open-air Veneno