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24 Hours of Le Mans 1970-2015 - 45 Porsche stories (18)

The 961 was a racing extrapolation of the 959 sports car. The idea for the 961 burgeoned at the 1983 Frankfurt Motor Show when Porsche exhibited a …

Le Mans

Elon Musk’s Space Dream Almost Killed Tesla

By Ashlee Vance | May 14, 2015

Illustrations by The Red Dress

SpaceX started with a plan to send mice to Mars. It got crazier from there.

In late …

Refuelling, faster cars among F1 plans for more thrilling racing

The Strategy Group, which comprises FIA President Jean Todt, Formula One group CEO Bernie Ecclestone and six teams (McLaren, Mercedes, Ferrari, Force …


17 Photos Of Classic Cars Next To Their Modern Version

Here's a roundup of some beautiful classic cars sitting next to their beautiful modern counterpart. It's amazing to see side-by-side.

Land Rover

Porsche 911 RS Lightweight

Porschephiles around the world will often point to the Porsche 911 Carrera 2.7 RS Lightweight as the perfect iteration of the model – its profile, …


A Look at a Vintage Ferrari 250 GT SWB California Spider

While the cost of a new Ferrari might be steep, you might want to prepare yourself for the price tag on this vintage beauty. The Ferrari 250 GT SWB California Spider is one of only 56 ever made — just 16 of which had open headlights — and has a storied history: Delivered new within Italy, it …


David Hasselhoff — True Survivor

David Hasselhoff

In Compton, Boogie Just Wants To Empower His Neighborhood

On the surface, Boogie's got the kind of backstory often told in hip-hop: The child of a single mom and an absent father, a high-school dropout, a former gang member. He's from Compton, Calif., home to N.W.A, The Game and Kendrick Lamar. It's the birthplace of gangsta rap, but for Boogie, "It's …


Lancia Stratos

The Lancia Stratos, or more correctly, the Lancia Stratos HF (HF standing for High Fidelity) is a car developed by Italian design house Bertone for …


Aston Martin Vantage GT12 roars in new video

It's beautiful, it's powerful, it sounds incredible.

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The new "don't call it a GT3 or Porsche's lawyers will take umbrage" Aston Martin Vantage GT12 is all the things that usually apply with any Aston.

It is beautiful to look at.
• It has balls.
• It sounds like it …

The Coolest Sneakers of the '80s and '90s, Charted

Pop Chart Lab just dropped a graphic compendium of the best sneakers of the past 35 years.

If you're anything like us, you probably think the '80s and '90s were the golden era of sneakers. There was no such thing as sneakerheads, let alone the Internet, which allowed Nike, Reebok, and others to …

On driving a car (1925)

The bulk of this year’s recruits to the ranks of motorists have now come in. There will be additions, of course, before the summer is out, but most of the new-comers are enrolled in time to be on the road for Easter, and by taking out a licence in the second quarter of the year they have saved, …