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Classic Cars

The 33 Best Cartoon Men in TV History

<b>It seems silly to say,</b> but we will: A man watches cartoons. Not watched. Watches. He watches for nostalgia. Or to appease his kid. Or because they're made for him and not the kid (which is why a good many nowadays air after bedtime). No matter the reason, cartoons have informed how nearly all of us …

Cartoons

A tale of two Lambos

Veneno, meet your elder, the one and only 350 GTV.<p>Exactly 50 years ago, Lamborghini debuted its first-ever prototype at the 1963 Turin Auto Show. The car was called the 350 GTV, and aside from the fact that Lamborghini's genesis was on display in Turin that year, its auto-show debut is probably …

Sports Cars

Filmcast Ep. 240 - Kick-Ass 2 (GUEST: Matt Singer from The Dissolve) – /Film

Dave, Devindra, and Matt Singer from The Dissolve discuss the brilliance of <i>The Act of Killing</i>, and praise the second season of <i>The Killing</i>. Be sure to …

War Thunder available at PS4 launch

<i>War Thunder</i>, the military MMO from Gaijin Entertainment, will be released on PlayStation 4 alongside the console's launch, Sony announced during its Gamescom 2013 press briefing today.<p>Ryan also debuted a trailer showing off the World War II-era game, which will let players battle it out in the sea …

Three pre-order deals unveiled for DriveClub

Sony has released details of three pre-order packages for its social racing game <i>DriveClub.</i><p>The deals are specific to retailers, each offering different luxury car packs, liveries and level hosts.<p>Buyers who pre-order the PlayStation 4 game from Amazon will receive a Mercedes SLS AMG Coupe Black …

Sony announces line-up of PlayStation 4 games

Sony has announced a line-up of 33 games that will be available for the PlayStation 4 before the end of the year.<p><b>Sony has announced a line-up of 33</b> …

Scoop: The all-new Lexus RC and RC F

For the RC F, 455 HP and 8 Speeds Wrapped in Carbon Fiber<p>Ever since spy pictures surfaced of this new Lexus coupe testing at the famed Nurburgring in late July, rumors have been swirling that this is the new IS coupe.<p>Not so.<p>It’s the all-new RC, Lexus‘ challenge to the new BMW 4 Series. We cornered …

Lexus

Trademark trolls cause headache for Tesla in China

It happened to Apple when it first tried to enter the Chinese market, and now it's happening to electric vehicle maker Tesla: the automaker's name has already been registered in China by trademark trolls, reports <i>Want China Times</i>. Trademark trolls are people or organizations that register company …

A Manufacturing Lesson From Tesla Motors

The rise of Tesla Motors is as much about tech innovation as it is about manufacturing excellence, something that Tesla is trying to improve and serves as a good case study for other green tech businesses.<p>Tesla is seeing more demand than it could handle partly because its suppliers haven’t been …

Infiniti supercar due within five years?

Infiniti's halo supercar could be on sale by 2018.<p>Infiniti's halo supercar has been penciled in for launch in 2017–2018, while the Nissan luxury brand decides whether it should have a front- or mid-engined layout.<p>"We are still evaluating the layout," Infiniti's European boss, Fintan Knight, told</i> …

Red Bull Racing

Tesla to introduce all-wheel-drive Model S in 2014?

The Model X sport utility vehicle may not be the first all-wheel-drive Tesla to hit the market. According to <i>The Verge</i>, Tesla is working on an AWD version of its Model S sedan. Currently, the Model S is only available with rear-wheel drive, but sources in the know at Tesla reportedly have said that …

Comparison: Ford Taurus SHO vs. Ford Taurus Police Interceptor Sedan

With the death of the Panther platform, a premature or at least poorly planned one in my opinion, Ford was left without a dedicated workhorse …

Ad Analysis: 2013 Volvo XC60 “Rearview” Commercial – Feature

Shortly after I started my career in advertising, a wise Mad Man told me, “When you write a commercial, talk to people like they’re your friends because when you make friends, you make customers.” It looks like Volvo’s agency channeled my old mentor when it came up with this spot, which is clearly …

New Cars, Used Cars for Sale, Car Reviews and News

Take a look at those seat-back pockets.<p>The paint is inspired by McLaren F1 GTRs from the '90s.<p>The Beetle tested was outfitted with a defeat device, unbeknownst to the scientists.<p>U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao says AV competition "should not be a zero-sum game."<p>"There's a very strong …

The Window: An Inside Look at the Exhaustive Tests a Tesla Passes Before It Hits the Road

Author: WIRED Video<p>09:30 am<p>We go inside Tesla’s rigorous quality testing that every Model S must undergo before hitting the road. From water and …

Ford Australia debuts Ranger-based Everest SUV concept

Ford has been in hot water in Australia ever since it announced plans to end local production of the Falcon and Territory SUV. Besides canceling a model that is to Oz what the Mustang is to America, the end of production means more than a few folks will be out of work.<p>Keen to prove that it has a …

2013 Volvo S60 T5 AWD Long-Term Update 4

Have I Got the Car for You!<p>I can’t stop recommending this car to people. As you may imagine, in my line of work I am than constantly asked by friends, family, and strangers what car they should buy. More and more, I find myself answering this perennial question by recommending the Volvo S60 T5 AWD. …

Motherhood

Gallardo: The long goodbye

Sports Cars

2013 Cadillac Elmiraj concept

Cadillac has unveiled its latest full-size luxury concept at Pebble Beach. View pictures of the new 2013 Cadillac Elmiraj at Road & Track.<p>The talk of the town at Pebble Beach.

Cadillac

Second Look: 2014 Cadillac CTS Sedan

Cadillac's new mid-size sedan is elegant, ambitious.<p>You know that fine line between confidence and arrogance? That distinction you see every time Fernando Alonso and Sebastian Vettel stand on the same F1 podium? Ask Cadillac people about the third-generation, 2014 CTS, and they flirt with and even …

BMW

2014 Golf R gets an extra 30 hp, does 60 mph in under five seconds

The meanest Golf of them all.<p>Volkswagen has managed to wring another 30 hp from the turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine in the 2014 Golf R. The hatch now shuttles a full 296 hp to all four wheels, and the company says that the extra grunt can push the car to 62 mph in 4.9 seconds when …

The Tesla Model S Is So Safe It Broke the Crash-Testing Gear

Author: Damon Lavrinc. Damon Lavrinc Gear<p>Date of Publication: 08.20.13.<p>Time of Publication: 2:12 pm. 2:12 pm<p>The Tesla Model S may be the safest …

Watch the Tesla Model S break the NHTSA crash-test scale

Head of the class.<p>The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) has released the results of the Tesla Model S crash evaluations. Typically, cars are ranked on a scale of one to five stars. The Model S earned <i>5.4</i>. Yes, like those irritating kids in school who somehow managed to earn …

Tesla Model S

Safest Car On The Road: Even Crashing Into A Wall Is Good News For Tesla

As it does with all cars, the National Highway Transportation Safety Administration crash tested a bunch of Tesla’s Model S sedans. While that’s no surprise, what might confound skeptics who still question the viability of electric vehicles is the Tesla recorded the highest score of any vehicle …

The 2015 Ford Mustang shows its face

The uncovered snout of the pony car, spied.<p>Spy photographers managed to click off a few images of the upcoming 2015 Ford Mustang with its face exposed, and the car looks far better than I could have hoped. The front fascia is appropriately menacing and manages to toe the line between the overly …

Sports Cars

2015 Volkswagen Golf R

Just a Golf. A 296-hp, all-wheel-drive Golf.<p>We’re still without the MkVII Golf in the U.S., much less the comparo-winning GTI, and Volkswagen now twists the knife a little more. Today, the company unveiled the ultimate Golf: the all-wheel-drive, 296-hp Golf R.<p>Unlike the front-wheel-drive GTI, the …

Golf

Crazy New Electric Car Folds Itself In Half To Park

An armadillo-inspired micro car from South Korea can shrink itself down to just 65 inches.<p>This absolutely awesome all-electric car, created by engineers at the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology, can fold itself completely in half when parking. Inspired by a certain leprosy-carrying …