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Classic clip: the boys take on their Australian counterparts in a series of ENTIRELY FAIR challenges… http://www.TOPGEAR.com/uk/videos/the-boys-take-on-tg-australia-in-their-version-of-the-ashes-part-1-series-16-episode-2

Sebastian Vettel helped develop the new Infiniti Q50, but is it a proper rival for the BMW 3-Series? TG finds out… http://www.TOPGEAR.com/uk/car-news/infiniti-q50-first-drive-2013-10-11

Another classic road trip to herald the onset of winter: TG mag go piste-bashing. In a KTM X-Bow… http://www.TOPGEAR.com/uk/photos/ktm-x-bow-r-piste-2011-01-28

Knives, swords, machine guns and a crossbow: meet the rather unfriendly Hyundai Santa Fe built for the zombie apocalypse… http://www.TOPGEAR.com/uk/photos/hyundai-santa-fe-zombie-killer-2013-10-11

The most-watched video on TopGear.com this week? It’s The Stig’s Digital Cousin in action for the first time… http://www.TOPGEAR.com/uk/car-news/stig-digital-cousin-forza-motorsport-5-top-gear-2013-10-10

The most popular story on TopGear.com this week? It’s a whole new and rather terrifying form of motorsport: 205mph toy car tether racing… Watch the video at the link http://www.TOPGEAR.com/uk/car-news/Watch-a-toy-car-do-205mph-2013-10-08

It's 8pm, it's Sunday, so here's some Top Gear for you. We drove the new V12 Vantage S this week, so here's Jeremy's classic ode to its predecessor… http://www.TOPGEAR.com/uk/videos/aston-vantage-v12

Paganis, Ferraris, rare classics and Stig on a 130mph lawnmower… Head to the link for a huge selection of TopGear.com wallpapers, and make your requests for more below… http://www.TOPGEAR.com/uk/tags/wallpapers

From Riva, a Lamborghini-powered pleasure craft

The Lamborghini dictum quite clearly states that more is more. Which is why, 45 years ago, company owner Ferruccio Lamborghini commissioned a company called Riva to build him an Aquarama sports boat with two – two – 350GT V12 engines. And it's just been restored.<p>Yep, this bonkers one-off 700hp boat …

Lamborghini

It's a meeting of the minds in the MA Garage. Which would you choose: Ford Focus ST or Nissan GT-R?

1975 Porsche 911 Carrera 2.7

This 1975 Porsche 911 Carrera 2.7 is another example of the similar bright green car we featured recently. Like that car, this one’s essentially a …

The Continental: Ursula Likes Bears, Benz and GM Tidbits, and Audi Shies Away from a Big RS

<i>Each week, our German correspondent slices and dices the latest rumblings, news, and quick-hit driving impressions from the other side of the pond. His byline may say Jens Meiners, but we simply call him . . . the Continental.</i><p>At the Frankfurt auto show, two heavy, aggressively styled Audi …

Detroit Auto Show

2014 Jaguar XJR

<i>Jaguar In Its Purest Form</i><p>Jaguar has spent a lot of time, money and engineering effort refocusing itself for the modern world. In 2006, the current XK replaced the former XK8 and introduced a new aluminum-intensive chassis architecture to Jaguar's portfolio, and two years later, the XF whipped up a …

2014 Cadillac CTS

<i>Fixated By Europeans, GM Ensures The Third Time Is A Charm</i><p>Few things are better for consumers than competition raising the bar. And no campaign seems fiercer than the one currently underway in the midsize sport-sedan segment now that Cadillac has introduced its all-new 2014 CTS to go head-to-head …

2014 Mercedes CLA250 nets 38 mpg highway

One of key reasons that small cars are popping up in luxury automakers' lineups is to help boost fleet fuel economy numbers. For Mercedes-Benz and its new 2014 CLA-Class, mission accomplished. Although Mercedes has yet to release final numbers for its new small car set to go on sale early next …

What's really going on with the 2014 Jeep Cherokee's transmission issues?

On September 23, <i>Automotive News</i> reported that Chrysler had idled the second shift workers it hired just five weeks prior at its Toledo Assembly Complex to build the 2014 Jeep Cherokee. At the time, Chrysler said it had "built the critical number of vehicles we need to stock dealerships once …

Need for Speed movie gets first trailer

We've already seen the hero car Ford Mustang and had a sneak peek, but now we've got the first official trailer for Dreamworks' <i>Need for Speed</i> movie. Stop us if you've heard the story before: guy gets double-crossed by rich associate, goes to jail, gets out of jail, seeks revenge. There's your movie.<p>…

2014 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG

<i>For Chief Execs In One Hell Of A Hurry</i><p>We've finally calmed down from thrashing the all-new, front-wheel-drive-biased, 4Matic A45 and CLA45 from Mercedes-Benz's AMG performance division. Our driving experiences were good and, above all, more responsive than any mainline AMG model in memory – both …

2014 Audi RS7 vs. 2014 BMW M6 Gran Coupe, 2014 Mercedes-Benz CLS63 AMG S-model | Comparison Test

TESTED<p>We’ve watched two Gulfstreams and a Learjet touch down in a span of 30 minutes, taxi along the stretch of pavement we’re using as our provisional test track, and tuck into spotless hangars. Only the flight crews disembark from these planes. The nondescript southern German village of …

Forza 5 confirms 21 more cars

You've now got something new and exciting to look forward to for the next several weeks. Every Wednesday, Turn 10 Studios will release a list of cars that will be in available in <i>Forza Motorsport 5</i>. And while we won't be covering each week's reveals, you'll be able see them on the <i>Forza</i> Facebook …

2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Coupe

A Lancia Stratos for the rest of us.<p>A Ferrari engineer once told me his company obtained a C6 Corvette a few years ago to see what the fuss was about. Assuredly, the foreigners pummeled the poor thing down to a grease spot. The Vette is big, loud, and fast, the engineer concluded, but “a little bit …

2014 Ram 1500 Diesel

2014 Subaru XV Crosstrek Hybrid priced from $25,995* [w/video]

Subaru revealed its 2014 XV Crosstrek Hybrid at the New York Auto Show earlier this year, and with the high-riding hybrid hatchback arriving at dealers by the end of this year, pricing has finally been set. Starting at $25,995 (*not including at least $825 for destination charges, which may vary in …

2014 Mazda 3 s Hatchback 2.5L Automatic

Like the first-gen 3, this one moves the line in the compact-car sandbox.<p>TESTED<p>If a car’s goodness could be determined from something as mundane as a single bit of switchgear, you likely wouldn’t need us to weigh in on the latest rides. Luckily for our job security, proper analysis can rarely be …

2014 Infiniti Q50S Hybrid

Cable Car: Infiniti's heavily electrified Q50S hybrid visits the Copper Country where it all began.<p>The first great electrification of America tripped a breaker a century ago when 15,000 miners walked off their jobs in northern Michigan’s Copper Country. The largest labor strike in the history of …

2014 North American Car and Truck/Utility of the Year Award short list released

Although the domestic auto season is not yet upon us, the picture for the 2014 model year is well established, with many models already on sale at dealerships. Likewise, the jurors of the North American Car and Truck/Utility of the Year awards are already in the thick of their new vehicle …

Watch a stock 2014 Porsche 911 Turbo S top out at 207 mph --> http://bit.ly/GM5ppb