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Modern vs. Vintage: Horsepower through the years

Today's horses must be Clydesdale-class, at least when compared to the horses we were saddling up back in the 1960s and early '70s. How else can you explain the real-world performance figures of yesteryear, when muscle cars were routinely pushing out well over 400 horsepower and quarter-mile …

Lamborghini confirms Veneno Roadster is coming

As it turns out, there might just be more than three lucky souls on the planet who will be able to claim ownership of a Lamborghini Veneno. While Lamborghini still plans to make triplets out of the winged and vented hypercar, we hear that there is a Veneno Roadster in the works.<p>Early yesterday, our …

2014 Aston Martin Vanquish Hot Lap! - 2013 Best Driver's Car Contender

2014 Ferrari 458 Speciale

Maranello gives the 458 special treatment.<p>If you ask Ferrari, there are too many people who love the 458 Italia but are put off by its measly 562 horsepower and piddling 202-mph top speed. At least that’s what we assume the thought process is, as the gang in Maranello pulls from the oven the 458 …

2014 Audi R8 V-10 Plus Hot Lap! - 2013 Best Driver's Car Contender

2014 Nissan GT-R Track Pack Hot Lap! - 2013 Best Driver's Car Contender

2014 Jaguar F-Type V8 S Hot Lap! - 2013 Best Driver's Car Contender

BMW Vision Gran Turismo: One Sexy Bimmer Not for this World

There has been speculation that BMW will release a proper supercar for some time now, and that car is finally here. At least, a car that <i>looks</i> like it could be that car is here, and by here, we mean it soon will appear in a video game. You might have heard of it—it’s called Gran Turismo, and BMW’s …

2014 Chevrolet Camaro Convertible

As sure as the sun will rise tomorrow, the refreshed Camaro yields a topless variant.<p>When Chevrolet debuted the refreshed-for-2014 Camaro coupe at the New York auto show earlier this year, the updated convertible version was nowhere to be found. Chevy, of course, was just waiting to reveal that …

Motor Trend holds World's Greatest Drag Race for the third time

As part of <i>Motor Trend</i>'s Best Driver's Car competition, the buff book has held its third iteration of the World's Greatest Drag Race. With an airfield and a dozen of the world's finest performance cars at its disposal (oh, and a helicopter), the MT team did what any good group of enthusiasts would …

Chevy C7 Corvette gets dyno'd

<i>Edmunds</i> has gotten a crack at the 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray, and has done what many of us have been aching to do since the sharp new sports car debuted on a frigid Detroit night – put it on the dyno. Using a Blade Silver Metallic Stingray, complete with the seven-speed manual transmission …

2014 Porsche Cayman Manual

On the joys of rolling your own.<p>TESTED<p>Sink the clutch and squeeze the brake pedal. Float the weighty stick through the gears from third to second without so much as brushing the gate. Foot cocked like a pigeon-toed toddler, your heel drops, your ankle rolls, and the outside of your right sole jabs …

Is the 2014 Aston Martin Rapide S the best four-door in the world? We found out -> http://bit.ly/12tAmWy

2014 Chevy Camaro Convertible revealed ahead of Frankfurt debut

You might expect an American automaker to reveal its latest muscle car at an American auto show. But Chevy isn't waiting around until the LA show in November to reveal the new Camaro convertible, it's bringing it to the Frankfurt Motor Show for its public debut.<p>Bearing the same upgrades applied to …

2014 Nissan GT-R Track Edition

Warn the villagers. Godzilla's here again.<p>TESTED<p>Thank goodness Japan has a wild side. Interspersed among boatloads of politically correct Toyota Priuses comes the occasional Lexus F hot rod. And over at Nissan, punctuating the truckloads of morbidly thrifted Versas is the random GT-R. The muscular …

Does the 2014 Porsche 911 Turbo/Turbo S duo compete with the Ferrari 458 Italias and McLaren MP4-12Cs of the world? We found out-> http://bit.ly/17pgjs8

The 2014 Chevrolet Corvette Has Some Of The Best Seats Of Any Car Right Now

The Chevrolet Corvette used to have some of the lightest seats in the industry, which matters a lot for sports cars because every last ounce counts.<p>So why did engineers decide to give the highly anticipated 2014 Corvette new seats that weigh 11 pounds more?<p>“We felt like we had to do it,” says Tadge …

Meet the main man behind the 2014 Porsche 911 GT3

We have yet to catch our breath from our first drive of the 2014 Porsche 911 GT3, but if you're still not sold on the fact that this track-ready 911 is only offered with a PDK transmission, then you should take it up with Andreas Preuninger. Preuninger is the guy who led the team responsible for …

Watch Jay Leno drive the Porsche 918 Spyder -> http://bit.ly/18bO0xt