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Andretti Autosport partners with Volkswagen for Global Rallycross season

Michael Andretti and Volkswagen have both been involved in Global Rallycross for a couple of years, but not together. Andretti Motorsports Marketing organized the final round of the 2012 GRC series in Las Vegas, and there were rumors then that Andretti was going to get in. Around the same time …

Travis Pastrana puts on blue and gold Subaru jacket again

Travis Pastrana partnered with Subaru for eleven years, the relationship going especially well from 2006 to 2010 when Pastrana won four consecutive Rally America National Championships. They broke up in 2010 to give Pastrana space for his NASCAR fling and a couple of years in Global Rallycross with …

Nissan attempts the Nürburgring record with the 2014 NISMO GT-R

Watch out, Porsche, Godzilla is coming.<p>The lap record at the Nürburgring might have a new name next to it, as Nissan hopes to break it with the 2014 NISMO GT-R. The record currently stands at 6minutes and 57 seconds, set earlier this year by the Porsche 918.<p>Spy photographers spotted a new GT-R …

Next-Gen BMW M3, M4 Spotted in San Francisco

BMW‘s engineers have kept busy the past couple weeks. After catching an F30 BMW M3 testing with an M235i in Long Beach, spy photographers have spied the same next-gen BMW M3 sedan testing in San Francisco, this time with a BMW M4 coupe.<p><i>UPDATE: BMW M3 sedan and BMW M4 coupe prototypes have been</i> …

Road & Track goes to GM Heritage Center

I was once invited to the GM Heritage Center for dinner. Unfortunately my flight was delayed because it was too heavy. While some random passengers’ …

2014 BMW 435i

One 4 enthusiasts.<p>The sixth generation of the venerable BMW 3-series debuted for the 2012 model year to widespread acclaim from mommy bloggers, hypermilers, and the tech press alike, each group enthralled with the Ultimate Driving Machine’s new features. Or at least we imagine they were. …

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You Must: Rallycross

A thousand times more rewarding than playing a WRC PlayStation game, at around the same cost.<p>Brianne Corn has run up Pikes Peak on a bike, competed in international stage rallies, and built countless Subaru rally cars from scratch. She's seated next to me as I nudge her "Frankenscooby" Impreza up …

The 14 Most Awesome Convertibles Ever Built

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Galpin previews 1024-hp Ford GTR1 coachbuilt supercar

If Ford kept building the GT, maybe it would have looked like this.<p>Galpin Auto Sports is known for its long history of car customizing, and now it's getting into the supercar business. The company announced that the car you see here, dubbed the Galpin Ford GTR1, will make its debut next month in …