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Cézanne unmasked: the shattering portraits that blew Picasso and the Paris avant garde away

He painted his wife without lips. He painted his friend with a spinal deformity. And he painted himself as a ghost in a top hat. Paul Cézanne’s unflinching portraits, coming to Britain this autumn, didn’t just astonish Picasso and his disciples. They changed art for ever<p>In Paris at the dawn of the …

Art

BMW M4 GTS vs Mercedes-AMG GT R vs Porsche 911 GT3 RS

BMW’s most hardcore car, the M4 GTS, seems to have come at a bad time, considering that its competition has never been this good. The mightiest BMW …

Carbon Fiber

Williams review – F1 boss profile a cut above the usual petrolhead documentary

The story of the remarkable rise and horrific disasters that befell motor racing supremo Sir Frank Williams is told with unusual sensitivity and openness<p>Here is a documentary profile of celebrated Formula One team owner Frank Williams that, while covering all the bases that its …

Motor Racing

Porsche 911: a celebration

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Here's your guide to all 22 versions of the Porsche 911

There are few vehicles in the automotive universe more iconic than the Porsche 911.<p>Over the years, the rear-engine sports car has gotten bigger, faster, and more technologically advanced. But its spirited driving dynamics and on-track capabilities have continued to make it a favorite among …

Automotive Design

Porsche Won’t Acknowledge That The 2018 911 GT2 RS Exists

You know the 2018 Porsche 911 GT2 RS? The one that’s supposed to be the most powerful 911 ever? Apparently it’s sold out, but if you ask the folks at …

Los Angeles

Porsche wins 24 Hours of Le Mans for third straight year

For most of the 24 Hours of Le Mans, Porsche and Toyota were dueling blows, both being the two largest favorites to win, especially after last year’s …

Porsche Unleash Their Most Powerful 911 Ever With The Turbo S

The good people over at Stuttgart have been tinkering away again and this this time they’ve released their most powerful 911 model ever.<p>Dubbed the …

Porsche

Porsche 911 GT2 RS to Get Water Injection, More than 640 HP

Ever since Porsche confirmed the development of an all-new 911 GT2, we’ve been on the edge of our seats waiting for it to make its debut. The last GT2 RS was a rear-wheel-drive ball of fury that could sprint from 0 to 100 mph in 6.6 seconds and monster through any circuit with brutish force.<p>U.K. …

Automotive Design
Daredevils

At Auction: 1993 Porsche 911 Carrera RSR 3.8 - Gear Patrol

The Evolution Of The Porsche 911 (Video)

Porsche announced recently that they had built their one millionth Porsche 911 and now the company has released a video which shows the evolution of …

8 Favorite Bikes from the Quail Motorcycle Gathering

The <b>9th Quail Motorcycle Gathering</b> took place last weekend, and I was finally lucky enough to attend for the first time. Despite the cold weather, the …

Masterclass: 25 legendary cars that prove beauty is more than skin deep

Duesenberg Model J<p>Duesenberg isn't around anymore, but it once stood for unmatched luxury and excess in the motoring world. The Model J was designed …

Luftgekühlt, the Annual Porsche Gathering, Is Heaven - Gear Patrol

Sunday, Jan 21, 2018<p>The Story of Luftgekühlt 4<p>35 Photos from the Gathering of the World’s Coolest Porsches<p>By Andrew Maness | Photo by Andrew …

A coup in real time? Historian Timothy Snyder says the Comey firing is Trump’s “open admission of collusion with Russia”

Yale historian says Trump has now admitted guilt; former intelligence officer says Flynn was a Russian agent<p>Has the other shoe finally dropped? Is this the beginning of Donald Trump's attempted coup?<p>Trump is a plutocratic authoritarian. As I have previously argued, it is fair to call him a fascist. …

Donald Trump

The One-Millionth Porsche 911 Is Exceedingly Lovely

It’s a 2017 Porsche 911 Carrera S, painted in Irish Green and designed to mirror some details from the very first 911 from 1963. And when it rolled …

Porsche

1958 Porsche 356 A 1600 Super Speedster

Reading time: about 4 minutes.<p>Cars<br>• German<br>• Porsche<br>• Rare<p>A Short History of the Porsche 356 Speedster<p>The Porsche 356 Speedster is a car that Porsche was …

Classic Cars

The Porsche 911 GT3 has blitzed the Nürburgring in 7m 12s

Stop what you’re doing. Porsche has posted a ‘Ring time for the new 911 GT3, and it’s quick. 7 minutes, 12.7 seconds, set by Porsche test driver Lars …

Horse Racing

The 2018 Porsche 911 GT3's Launch Control Sounds So Good

Porsche's GT department is sticking with natural aspiration while everyone else goes turbo. Based on the noise the new GT3 makes, we're happy about this.<p>All current-generation 911s use some sort of turbocharged flat-six engine, except the GT3. The new turbocharged 911s sound pretty good, but they …

Supercars

20 of the world’s most beautiful cars

Every fifteen years or so, Autocar staffers past and present assemble to decide on the undecidable: a list of most beautiful cars ever made.<p>Hundreds …

Le Mans

Lithium-ion creator helped develop a better battery technology

At 94 years old, John B. Goodenough isn't done changing the landscape of battery technology. The University of Texas at Austin professor who's widely credited for the invention of lithium-ion batteries has developed a better alternative. Goodenough, Cockrell School senior research fellow Maria …

Middleweight 600cc Supersport Shootout - COMPARISON TEST

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The Porsche 911 R Is a Half-Million-Dollar Car—Already

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The Porsche 911 Carrera is everything a sports car should be

We don't lack for sports cars in this world. If you want some affordable thrills behind the wheel, you can buy a Mazda Miata for less than $30,000 (and you can buy a well-loved one for less than $5,000).<p>From there, the sky's the limit: The Ferrari 488 GTB, for example, will set you back $360,000. …

Porsche

How Scientists Are Tracking the Dangerous Weakening of Earth's Magnetic Field

<i>This article originally was published on</i> The Conversation.<p>The Earth is blanketed by a magnetic field. It’s what makes compasses point north, and …

Are Earth's Magnetic Poles About to Flip?

<i>This article was originally published at The Conversation. The publication contributed the article to Space.com's Expert Voices: Op-Ed & Insights.</i><p>The …

2017 Porsche 911 GTS

The peak of the power-to-price curve.<p>Porsche has perfected the art of scheduling the launch of new variants of its 911 range to keep something fresh and new in the lineup throughout a model generation. Case in point: This 2017 911 GTS model of the platform launched in its initial 991 form at the …

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