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2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06: One Part ZR1, One Part Throwdown for Porsche

The track-worthiest Vette gets forced induction and gobs of race-car tech.<p>To introduce Chevrolet’s third-generation high-performance Corvette Z06, we seriously considered publishing the car’s spec sheet and letting it speak for itself. We haven’t driven the car yet—and likely won’t for another year …

Toyota FT-1 Concept: Waku-Doki-ous

Heart-palpitating design destined for virtual reality.<p>Is it the next Supra? Is it the next Lexus LFA? Is the Toyota FT-1 anything at all besides an ersatz styling concept meant to show that Camrys Incorporated is finally getting serious about instilling more passion in its designs? The answers to …

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Cosworth Says Performance Data Recorder Could Be Sold Elsewhere

Chevrolet has rolled out one of the neatest performance features we’ve seen in some time with the new Performance Data Recorder on the 2015 Corvette. Developer Cosworth, though, says the technology could show up on other cars in the future.<p>While this technology is exclusive to the Corvette right …

2015 Mercedes-Benz GLA45 AMG First Look

One Swift CUV<p>At the 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show, Mercedes-Benz North America president and CEO Steve Cannon said he expects the new GLA crossover will “appeal to younger buyers who want to indulge in their appetite for style and their appetite for adventure.” While the GLA250 may be fine for some, …

2014 Porsche Panamera 4S First Test

It Coulda Had A V-8, But V-6 Is Just Dandy<p>Portland to San Francisco. “Easy-peasy,” I mumble behind the wheel of a 2014 Porsche Panamera 4S. It’s just me and my Rhodium Silver ($790 extra) steed sitting in the middle of the Allison Inn and Spa’s front lot. My rear end is loving the 14-way power …

We Survived Godzilla (And Possibly Set a New 'Ring Record): Our Wicked Ride in the 2015 Nissan GT-R NISMO Track Package

From the February 2014 Issue of <b>Car and Driver</b><p>Rally-car navigators know that when the inevitable crash happens, the driver will make sure it takes place on the navigator’s side of the car. If you’re along for the ride, all you can do is prepare for impact and try to avoid any large metal objects …

Matt Prior and Stuart Broad rescue man from edge of Sydney bridge

<b>Stuart Broad has praised team-mate Matt Prior after the England players rescued a man who was preparing to jump off a bridge in Sydney, Australia.</b><p>The pair found the man on the edge of a bridge in Darling Harbour and Prior spoke to him for about an hour before managing to talk him down.<p>Broad said …

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TOTD: 2015 Mercedes GLA45 AMG vs. CLA45 -- Which Would you Pick?

The Mercedes-Benz CLA45 AMG didn’t have much time to itself in the small AMG spotlight before the 2015 GLA45 AMG arrived on the scene. Now, with two pint-sized, turbo-four-powered, all-wheel-drive Silver Arrows to choose from, we wonder which will be the more popular model. Pricing has yet to be …

Audi Head of R&D Commits to Laser Headlights

The 2014-spec R18 e-tron Quattro will make use of Audi’s laser-lighting technology at this year’s 24 Hours of Le Mans.

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Valcke comments on 2022 World Cup timing stir controversy | Reuters

LONDON (Reuters) - An announcement from FIFA secretary general Jerome Valcke that the 2022 World Cup in Qatar would not be played in the summer created yet more controversy around the finals on Wednesday.<p>Qatar Football Association general secretary Saoud Al-Mohannadi (5th L), FIFA representative …