Simon Moore

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Next GT-R? Nissan unveiling new supercar in Gran Turismo 6

Mystery ride will be revealed on June 10, 2014.<p>You think of car culture, and you think the Friday-night cruise at the local DQ, or Cars & Coffee, or test-and-tune nights, etc. All are real-life experiences that let you celebrate that shared passion with other like-minded car nuts. But the culture …

The Euro-spec 2015 Volkswagen Golf R, by the numbers

It blows away the last Golf R in every performance metric. Boom.<p>Right as the 2015 Golf GTI is going on sale, Volkswagen gave us a quick ride in what's coming next: the Golf R. Rated at 300 PS (290 hp), the car we drove was a European-spec R with a manual transmission, DCC adaptive dampers, and a …

The naturally aspirated Ferrari V8 is dead; the 458M will go turbo

Forced induction is the new reality, and Ferrari's just living in it.<p>As Chris Chilton let on in his drive of the California T, the 458 successor will be turbocharged. It's been an open secret for a while, but it's not even an open secret anymore. Ferrari has confirmed that the next two-seat, …

Drag Queens: Aerodynamics Compared – Comparison Test

Like a thief in the night, wind resistance is a stealthy intruder that saps your speed and murders your mileage without leaving fingerprints. The gentle murmur of air streaming over, under, and through your car belies the wind’s heinous ways.<p>Even if there’s no alternative to driving through Earth’s …

Andy Green

Watch an Inside Look at the Dubai Police Force’s Fleet of Supercars

Dubai is a strange and moneyed place, so it makes sense that its police department is quirky and willing to spend cash. Italy might have a cute Lamborghini cop car, but Dubai has an entire <i>fleet</i> of supercars. Vocativ has gone inside the city’s police force to take a closer look at the cars and the …

Sports Cars

British supercar manufacturer McLaren has confirmed that there will be a successor to its forthcoming P1 hypercar. Speaking to Autocar Magazine, McLaren head of sales and marketing Greg Levine stated that it would be at least ten years before a

British supercar manufacturer McLaren has confirmed that there will be a successor to its forthcoming P1 hypercar.<p>Speaking to Autocar Magazine, …

Supercars

Britain's love affair with hot hatches stretches back decades and one manufacturer has consistently been at the forefront of the pocket rocket phenomenon &ndash; Ford. From the legendary Escort XR3 to the Focus RS and fiery Cosworth models,

Britain's love affair with hot hatches stretches back decades and one manufacturer has consistently been at the forefront of the pocket rocket …

We just drove the 887-hp hybrid Porsche 918 Spyder. Would you buy one over the Ferrari LaFerrari and McLaren P1? http://oak.ctx.ly/r/54cb

Head to head: Porsche 993 Turbo v 997 C4 GTS

15 May<p>News<br>• |<br>• Lee Sibley<br>• |<p>However controversial the 996 was, there’s no denying the 997 represented a real return to form for Porsche. By perfecting the …

An ultra-exclusive Lamborghini model &ndash; oddly named the Pregunta &ndash; which was first unveiled at the 1998 Paris motor show, has gone up for sale at French dealership Autodrome Paris sporting a price tag of &pound;1.3 million.

An ultra-exclusive Lamborghini model – oddly named the Pregunta – which was first unveiled at the 1998 Paris motor show, has gone up for sale at …

Clarkson has been busy scribbling about all things car related for 20 years now so it really wasn't difficult to find a few motors he really didn't like. Part 2 of his automotive ranting features the much-detested Chrysler Ypsilon and an

Clarkson has been busy scribbling about all things car related for 20 years now so it really wasn't difficult to find a few motors he really didn't …

If you hang off every word the fuzzy-haired Top Gear presenter says you may want to steer clear of this batch of stinkers. We have raided Clarkson'

If you hang off every word the fuzzy-haired Top Gear presenter says you may want to steer clear of this batch of stinkers.<p>We have raided Clarkson's …

2016 BMW M8: 25 Cars Worth Waiting For 2014–2017 – Future Cars

What It Is: The BMW M8 is the first supercar from the blue-spinner crew since 1981, when the last of the 453 BMW M1s were sold. The M8 coupe will feature a few retro design cues, but also state-of-the-art gasoline-powertrain technology. The structure and body  will use lightweight materials, such …

Mercedes-Benz

2017 Porsche 960: 25 Cars Worth Waiting For 2014–2017 – Future Cars

What It Is: A mid-engined supercar positioned between the 911 Turbo megacar and the 918 hybrid hypercar. The 960 conceptually and stylistically resembles a slightly bigger and far more powerful Cayman, but with an extra zero added to the price.<p>Why It Matters: Porsche is weak in the world of …

Supercars

Volkswagen has taken the wraps off an insane version of its critically acclaimed hot hatch at this year's Worthersee VW fan festival in Austria. Loosely based on Golf underpinnings, the Design Vision GTI has 279bhp more than the standard model

Volkswagen has taken the wraps off an insane version of its critically acclaimed hot hatch at this year's Worthersee VW fan festival in …

News broke last week that John Lennon's first car is coming up for auction and it's set to fetch nearly &pound;200,000. The reason for that whopping sum is because A) it belonged to one of the most famous pop singers of all time and B)

News broke last week that John Lennon's first car is coming up for auction and it's set to fetch nearly £200,000.<p>The reason for that whopping sum is …

The name could still use some work, but Ferrari put plenty of effort into picking the LaFerrari's shape. We explore the designs that didn't make the cut: http://cardrive.co/6034XSuQ

2016 McLaren P13: 25 Cars Worth Waiting For 2014–2017 – Future Cars

What It Is: An "entry-level," mid-engined McLaren two-seater with aspirations of taking on the Porsche 911. Its code name is P13.<p>Why It Matters: The company that built the benchmark F1 supercar nearly 20 years ago, the sublime 12C, and dozens of F1 racers over the decades has created rather lofty …

Nissan GT-R

How to utilise your old alloys?

Are Those F-Type Coupe Patent Drawings For The Car Or The Concept?

Those patent drawings of the Jaguar F-Type Coupe that showed up on the Internet are mighty sexy, aren't they? But now there's some doubt as to …

Apple wants to embed iOS in your dash

In a move that will likely forever change the relationship between handheld wireless devices and automotive infotainment systems, reports say that Apple is working closely with multiple automakers to integrate its iOS Maps and Siri voice-activated systems seamlessly into vehicles. According to …

Gran Turismo 6 Release Date, Cover Art Leaked

Armchair racers all around the globe, this is the moment you have all been waiting for; <i>Gran Turismo 6</i> will be released on November 28, 2013.<p>The date …

Sports Cars

1995–98 Porsche 911 Carrera Buyer’s Guide [Econo-Exotics]

Porsche’s version of the Goldilocks tale is the 993-generation 911, the one many Porschephiles agree that the company got just right. It’s an ideal blend of technology and classic 911 air-cooled heritage. Today, a naturally aspirated 993 is a fantastic way to score a legendary sports car for …

2014 BMW M5 and M6 to Receive 575-hp Competition Package

On the track and on the autobahn, BMW is testing the face-lifted M5, which will be launched this summer as a 2014 model. It will continue to be offered with its 560-hp, twin-turbo 4.4-liter V-8, but there also will be an optional performance pack—first brought to our attention by bmwblog.com, who …

We drive the 560-hp 2014 BMW M6 Gran Coupe. Could this be the best M money can buy? Find out here: http://oak.ctx.ly/r/4bii

Hirnant Pass, North Wales, UK

18 Apr<p>Great Roads<br>• |<br>• Lee Sibley<br>• |<p><i>This Great Road was initially published in issue 91 of Total 911.</i><p>A good driving road for a 911 will often be open, with …

Hiking

Jaguar F-type vs Porsche 911 - autocar.co.uk

Now....this is how a truck can jump. 100ft. Yes. A truck. #motorsport http://t.co/mhbWfFCmaR