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This 2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 nearly lost it on the 'Ring

Nearly uncamouflaged, and nearly binned.<p>This is what it looks like when a test driver almost bashes up an expensive prototype. The Ford test driver was whipping the 2016 Mustang Shelby GT350 around Nordschleife to dial it in, when suddenly the back end stepped out to the right, and the driver …

Sports Cars

Luxury Submarine Hotel Offers Romantic Undersea Getaway

Lovers Deep is a luxury submarine offered by Oliver's Travels for couples to go on a romantic getaway, deep in the ocean, and perhaps join what they're coining as the “Mile Low Club” (an undersea alternative to the Mile High Club that so many have participated in on airplanes). Each watercraft in …

Luxury

Celebrity portraits by Terry O'Neill – in pictures

Terry O'Neill is one of the greatest celebrity photographers of the 20th century, and a key member of the group of portrait-takers that defined the 1960s. An exhibition at The Little Black Gallery features some of his most famous images. It can be seen at 13A Park Walk, London SW10 from 14 January …

Polaris ATV gets novel non-pneumatic tires [w/videos]

For the ultimate doomsday prepper, let us officially introduce you to the Polaris Sportsman WV850 H.O. Not only was this ATV inspired by the MV850 military vehicle, but it truly is an <i>all</i>-terrain vehicle with its trick non-pneumatic tires.<p>Starting at $14,999, you too can ride the same ATV as our …

The Ten Worst Electric Cars Ever Made

Building an electric car isn't easy, and even the best have to struggle with concerns about weight, cost, and range. These ten zero-emissions …

Japan - 2014 Honda Jazz (Fit) outsells Prius to become the nation's best seller

Ever since it went on sale in Japan on September 5th, the <b>2014 Honda Jazz</b> (<b>2014 Honda Fit</b>) has brought many cheers for the Tokyo-based carmaker. We …

iOS in the Car to be in 50% of infotainment systems by 2018

Apple has been moving in the automotive industry at a clipped rate, having, for example, just recently launched iTunes Radio in-vehicle via an …

2014 Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid First Drive

When you see chunks of ice floating across the hood of the hybrid you're fording across a frozen river, the typical reaction is to freak out. Water over the hood is never a good thing, and in this case if the car gets stuck your escape is a particularly wet and cold one. Our Icelandic guides assure …

Subaru

Nissan BladeGlider Concept to Smash Barriers at 2013 Tokyo Motor Show

Inspired by Nissan‘s radical Le Mans race car the DeltaWing, the Nissan BladeGlider could be the most outrageous concept car at the 2013 Tokyo Motor Show. Without the revolutionary DeltaWing — the one shaped like a rocket — the BladeGlider would not have been possible.<p>But there is one big …

Electrifying Formula One

Formula One drivers have always needed physical stamina to endure crushing turns and long races. Now they’ll need to be good sprinters, too. That’s …

The 10 Best Buys in 2014 Motorcycles

The colder weather might signal the end of the riding season in many parts of the country, but that's no reason to stop hunting for your next bike. Many of the 2014 motorcycles have already hit dealer lotsand there are plenty of bargains no matter w<p>The colder weather might signal the end of the …

DIY: How to Turn an Old Nikon D80 Into a Permanent IR Camera in Four Easy Steps

Here’s a DIY project for infrared photography enthusiasts who have a few hundred dollars and some time to spend this weekend. Instead of taking the …

2014 Chevrolet Camaro Convertible

As sure as the sun will rise tomorrow, the refreshed Camaro yields a topless variant.<p>When Chevrolet debuted the refreshed-for-2014 Camaro coupe at the New York auto show earlier this year, the updated convertible version was nowhere to be found. Chevy, of course, was just waiting to reveal that …

2015 Mercedes-Benz S500 Plug-In Hybrid

Same S-class opulence, less S-class consumption.<p>At one point during its development, Mercedes-Benz had contemplated offering the new S-class solely with hybrid powertrains. That didn’t happen, but it doesn’t mean that Benz isn’t pushing forward with that technology. At September’s Frankfurt auto …

Diesel V-8 Could Make Next-Gen Nissan Titan a Real Player

After several years of middling sales, a breakup with Dodge, and an eleventh-hour return to square one, Nissan’s Titan program has often seemed just an “i” and a “c” short from a more fitting name. And then Nissan announced that the next-generation Titan will be available with a 5.0-liter …

2015 Audi Q7 Rendered, Detailed

Lean and mean-looking.<p><b>What It Is:</b> The second generation of the Audi Q7 full-size crossover. With three-row seating and a large cargo area, it’s a full-size SUV by every standard except North America's. The next Q7's angular, metallic grille is directly inspired by the Crosslane concept the brand …

2014 Nissan GT-R Track Edition

Warn the villagers. Godzilla's here again.<p>TESTED<p>Thank goodness Japan has a wild side. Interspersed among boatloads of politically correct Toyota Priuses comes the occasional Lexus F hot rod. And over at Nissan, punctuating the truckloads of morbidly thrifted Versas is the random GT-R. The muscular …

Infiniti Q30 Concept

Stylishly combining Mercedes components with Infiniti flash.<p>Infiniti has released the first image of its Q30 concept, a premium-compact-previewing show car set to debut in Frankfurt next month. Nissan’s luxury division is in the midst of a major re-branding effort focused on elevating its image to …

Ford S-Max Concept

You can (probably) bet Ford's global portfolio won't include this hot van.<p>Ford’s increasingly globalized product lineup has brought the U.S. market previously off-limit gems like the (European-market and wonderful) Focus and the Fiesta, the high-performance ST variants of both those cars, as well …

2014 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 LTZ Z71 vs. 2013 Ford F-150 Lariat, 2013 Ram 1500 Laramie Longhorn | Comparison Test | 

TESTED<p>You know who simply <i>loves</i> Texas? Swine, that’s who.<p>Well, feral swine to be more specific. Oh, and pickup-truck drivers, of course. They also love Texas. The one-time independent republic is overrun with both. Truckmakers can’t seem to agree on exactly what proportion of pickups sold is …

Bumblebee’s new look for fourth Transformers film

Bumblebee, the bravest little Autobot in Michael Bay’s cartoon-inspired Transformers movies, gets a new look in the series’ fourth instalment.<p>Revealed by Michael Bay, the films’ director, on his personal website, the yellow Chevrolet Camaro concept completes the collection of the Transformers robot …

Mercedes-Benz reveals S63 AMG

577hp. 664lb-ft of torque. 0-62mph in 4.4 seconds. An electronically limited top speed of 155mph. A technological tour-de-force coated in luxury. Welcome, everyone, to the fastest way to escape from Interpol: it's the brand-new Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG.<p>Seems AMG has been busy of late, what with the …

The US Fords that Britain wants

Ford’s US operations build some great vehicles, leaving the brand’s British fans to pine for what they do not get. Wait. Surely that’s the wrong way round?<p>Traditionally it has been. American drivers have looked on impotently as Ford has rolled out one brilliant European-market Focus RS after …

Mercedes-Benz S-Class Brabus: The power of ‘B’

It was barely a fortnight ago that Mercedes revealed the brand new 585bhp S63 AMG. Clearly, Brabus looked at that figure and laughed.<p>Because what we have here is the German tuner's take on the S-Class, packing a whole lot more power. Welcome to the B63S.<p>It's the most powerful performance pack …

Mercedes-Benz

The week in pictures

Land Rover LR4, rediscovered

These are heady times at Land Rover.<p>As if the debut of the new Range Rover wasn’t sufficiently newsworthy, who can forget that endlessly looped clip of Prince William strapping the child car seat of HRH Prince George Alexander Louis in a gleaming black Rangie for the young royal’s motor trip home …

The week in pictures

Insurance Industry

Mini Cooper S Roadster: Spritely motoring from Munich

It proclaims “sporty” with tongue firmly in cheek, it’s as extroverted as a Hanna-Barbera cartoon and its leather-and-analogue cockpit looks inspired by a Jules Verne novel. But the Mini Roadster is no child’s toy.<p>Plucked from the middle of the Roadster lineup, the Cooper S variant parked outside …