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RWD & V8 Swapped: 2001 Ford Focus

This 2001 Ford Focus ZX3 (VIN 3FAFP31321R191394) has been converted to RWD with a widely available kit and now runs a built Fox body Mustang Cobra …

Classic Cars

Car Sing-A-Long Turns Into Blown Tire Ride-A-Long: Video

You've been there before... you're in the car with some good friends, and one of your favorite tunes comes on. What do you do? You all sing along and …

Watch a 300-HP Kawasaki H2R Race a Veyron, McLaren 12C, 1350-HP GT-R

Although the 2015 Kawasaki H2R is a track-only offering, the crew over at <i>Super Street</i> were eager to find out how well the supercharged sport bike would fare against three supercars including the McLaren MP4-12C, a 1200-hp Bugatti Veyron, and SP Engineering’s 1350-hp Nissan GT-R.<p>Powered by a …

Motorcycles

UV-Coated Aston Martin DBS Glows and Goes in Gumball 3000 Rally

The Gumball 3000 Rally brings together swarms of unique supercars, so it can be hard to make a statement, unless your car literally glows. That’s what the owner and driver of an Aston Martin DBS thought before taking his car to Nevana Designs to have it completely covered in a special UV …

Aston Martin

This Lancia Delta Evo is an angry 600 hp rally box

Watch it spit flames, bark, and fly up this hillclimb course north of Venice.<p>Need an anti-lag fireball to the face? Watch Fulvio Giuliani's claimed 600 hp Lancia Delta Evo hillclimb car rocket up this hillclimb course in the hills north of Venice, near the Slovenien border. It's allegedly able to …

FCA Italy

Hinchcliffe stable after wreck at Indy [w/video]

IndyCar Series racer James Hinchcliffe is in stable condition following surgery after a serious crash on May 18 in practice for the 99th running of the Indianapolis 500. While going through Turn 3, his car suffered a right-front suspension failure that sent the driver into the wall.<p>Hinchcliffe …

Motorsport

Afghan cops sentenced for not protecting woman killed by mob

<b>(CNN) —</b> A judge in Afghanistan sentenced 11 police officers on Tuesday to one year in prison for failing to protect a 27-year-old woman from being killed by a mob earlier this year after she was accused -- falsely -- of burning the Quran.<p>The killing, on March 19, was recorded in a video that …

2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 Sounds Brutal In Engine Rev Video

The 2016 Chevrolet Camaro may just have landed but it’s going to have some tough competition out of the blocks thanks to the Ford Motor Company’s …

Sports Cars

Sikh Man Breaks Religious Rule and Removes His Turban to Save a Child

A Sikh man broke strict religious protocol on Friday and removed his turban to help a child who’d been hit by a car outside his home in …

Religion

Jon Olsson's Audi RS6 DTM wagon is the best Uber ever

The ultimate car guy's ski-mobile turns into the best Uber taxi the world has ever seen. Watch some lucky fares catch a lift.<p>Before you watch the video below, here's some background on the Audi RS6 Avant that pro skier and well-known car nut Jon Olsson is driving for Uber. After taking deliver of …

Carbon Fiber

The mutant machines of Mad Max

Nicely Prepped Datsun 240Z Historic Rally Car

This Datsun 240Z was built for rally duty and runs an L28 tuned to 250 plus dyno verified horsepower. It still looks very fresh in photos and is …

Why Helio Castroneves' IndyCar flipped over yesterday

Marshall Pruett, motorsport contributor for R&T, clears the air about how, and why, Castroneves' car went airborne during Indy 500 practice yesterday.<p>Questions regarding the cause of the crash that sent Team Penske's Helio Castroneves flipping backwards through the air during practice for the Indy …

Motorsport

All Swedish: 427 RWHP 1989 Volvo 240 Wagon

This 1989 Volvo 240 wagon (VIN YV1AX8851K1822201) has been heavily modified and looks great, the seller noting that car served as a prototype test …

SUPER GALLERY: 2015 Indy 500 Day 1 and 2 Photos

While today has been dominated by Helio Castroneves' dramatic crash, there has been plenty else to see in practice. Our motorsport guru is there covering all the action.<p>The run-up to the Indianapolis 500 has begun. While today has been dominated by Helio Castroneves' dramatic crash, there has been …

Helio Castroneves Flips Car in Indy 500 Practice, Walks Away (W/Video)

Three-time IndyCar champ Helio Castroneves is lucky to be alive after he spun out and flipped his car on a practice run for the Indianapolis 500.<p>The Team Penske driver was in the South Chute of Indianapolis Motor Speedway when his Chevrolet spun out 180 degrees and hit the wall. The car’s rear end …

An exhaust makes this Volvo V8 sound like a supercar

This Polish exhaust outfit, Moto Wydech, makes the B8444S V8, a 4.4-liter unit also used in the Noble M600, sound worthy of a supercar.<p>Volvo's V8, known as the B8444S, is an odd duck. Developed during Ford's ownership of the company, both Volvo and FoMoCo swore it wasn't a Ford design. Instead, …

Volvo

2016 Mustang gets '68 style hood scoop turn signals and more

For 2016, Ford's reintroducing two famous 1960s Mustang appearance packages, those nifty hood scoop turn signal repeaters, and more.<p>The new-generation Ford Mustang already packs retro-tinged styling, but Ford is turning up the nostalgia another notch for 2016 with two new appearance packages and a …

Sports Cars

SUPER GALLERY: 2015 Indy Grand Prix Race Photos

The 2015 Angie's List Grand Prix of Indianapolis was Will Power's show from start to end. We were there capturing all the excitement.<p>The 2015 Angie's List Grand Prix of Indianapolis, on the combined road course, was Will Power's show from start to finish. We were there to capture all the excitement …

Motor Racing

Lotus wins everything with dually Mad Max F1 car

Finally, a grand prix car that Pastor Maldonado can't really damage.<p>Most of the time, movie tie-ins are lame. But in the case of this weekend's partnership between Lotus F1 and Mad Max: Fury Road, the spectacular has ensued.<p>To celebrate George Miller's apocalyptic vehicular throwdown, the team is …

Mad Max

And that's why you don't drift over speed bumps

If you're ever curious to see how a vehicle reacts if its balance suddenly gets upset during a slide, here's the answer. This driver comes careening down a roadway too quickly and realizes too late that there's a giant speed bump ahead. Things don't go well for the hatchback from there, but you can …

The 2016 Shelby GT350 suspension is an engineering nerd's fantasy

Ford Performance showed us the hidden tweaks they used to create the ultimate Mustang.<p>Deep in the bowels of the Roush/Ford Performance building near Dearborn, a Mustang Shelby GT350 was up on a two-post lift, its underbits exposed for all gathered to gawk at. It's good that Ford had invited us here …

Sports Cars

Four Ferrari hypercars, one legendary factory driver

Watch longtime Ferrari test driver Dario Benuzzi drive the F40, F50, Enzo, and LaFerrari around the Fiorano test track.<p>Since 1971, Dario Benuzzi has been a fixture at Ferrari. The factory test driver has played a key role in the development of every one of the company's roadgoing supercars since …

Sports Cars

Championship slot cars blast the fastest lap you'll ever see

Each lap is over in less than two seconds. That's just crazy fast.<p>Wanna see a form of racing where a lap takes less than 2 seconds, and where the cars scream by so fast, they become indiscernible streaks of color?<p>Welcome to championship slot car racing.<p>Our pals at Jalopnik first uncovered this …

Motorsport

Tortoise gets wheels in place of injured legs, faster than ever

Mercedes-Benz made some waves with its 2015 Super Bowl spot, showing a new take on the old race between the tortoise and the hare. Now, though, a tortoise in the UK has had its speed increased in a rather different way.<p>After a rat chewed off her front legs while she was hibernating, Mrs. T, a …

Tortoise

The 14 Wildest Vehicles in Floyd Mayweather’s Garage

Floyd Mayweather is the world’s highest paid athlete, so it’s no wonder he has some incredible cars. In fact, his personal driver says his collection is valued at $9 million — and that’s just in one of his garages. Ahead of Mayweather’s big fight with Manny Pacquiao this weekend, we pick our …

Floyd Mayweather, Jr.

Volkswagen made a cat video. It's REALLY WEIRD.

Somehow, this is about leasing. Or cat cosplay. Or maybe taking hallucinogens.<p>The internet is built on cat videos. Lots of them. So it was only a matter of time before an automaker got with the program and capitalized on this particular brand of workplace-productivity annihilation.<p>Only Volkswagen's …

Sikkim

Black-Plate 1969 BMW 1600

This 1969 BMW 1600 is described as a matching-numbers, all-original car with almost no rust. Said to run well with a good transmission and brakes, …

Classic Cars

Ford Engineer & Son Set New Hot Wheels Loop Record: Video

Take Your Child to Work Day often results in some unexpected surprises—but very few of them end up in a new world record. But for one Ford employee …

Celebrating 10 years of YouTube with our most popular video posts

Happy Birthday, YouTube! Thanks For All The Car Videos<p>Ten years ago today, YouTube was born in earnest. The company was founded in February of 2005, but its first video was uploaded on April 23 (by the founders, of course). The course of the entire Internet, and all of our lunch breaks, was forever …

Internet