Ian Buckingham

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This Photographer Combines Toys and Practical Effects

Mitchel Wu is a professional toy photographer. He combines toys, photography skills, practical effects, and imagination to create “alternative …

Boris Johnson: UK will respond robustly if Russia poisoned spy

The UK will “respond appropriately and robustly” if the Russian state is found to have been involved in poisoning the former Russian double agent Sergei Skripal and his daughter Yulia in Salisbury on Sunday, Boris Johnson has said, including reconsidering its participation in the World Cup.<p>The …

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Live from Bonneville: Guy Martin's Land Speed record attempt comes to an abrupt end

LSR Day two: Minor tumble causes further delay<p>Just as it looked hopeful for a speed run, the Streamliner fell over while being towed on the salt. …

Gallery: All the action from the Salt Flats with Guy Martin

MCN's Senior Road Tester, Adam Child, has joined Guy Martin and the Triumph Motorcycles Land Speed team for the highly anticipated Land Speed record …

Where luxury meets technology: the tech behind the Bentayga SUV

The Bentayga SUV features more technology than any Bentley ever built. It’s the way the engineering sits behind the driving experience that makes the Bentayga remarkable.<p>Some cars are remarkable for their elegant looks. Others stand out because they perform magnificently, with razor-sharp handling …

Yes, Leonardo suffered. But Debbie Reynolds had it worse

Leonardo DiCaprio’s new film, The Revenant, is about a man who goes on a miraculous journey after his life takes an unexpected turn. But Eat, Pray, Love it ain’t.<p>Instead, try Retch, Curse, Grunt. DiCaprio plays a 19th century fur trapper called Hugh Glass who’s mauled by a bear and left for dead – …

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2015 Ferrari California T First Drive

Prancing Pragmatic<p>Pragmatism gets a bad rap, seen as a cop-out in the face of adversity to one’s dogma, a submission. I tend to see it more as an acceptance of often uncomfortable facts and the willingness to make the best of things. I appreciate the passion that drives dogma, but slavish adherence …

2014 Jaguar F-type V-8 S Roadster

Loud pipes save lives. In this case, Jaguar's.<p>From the August 2015 issue<p>Sales are not always the ultimate arbiter of a brand’s outlook, at least not in the same way that failure is a ­certainty in their absence. Jaguar’s numbers, in free fall when Ford dumped the brand in early 2008 on India’s Tata …

Watch a Creepy Dude Attempt to Pick Up Women in a Lambo

There’s no denying the fact that supercars tend to draw lots of attention. One self-described YouTube prankster decided to put that to the test, using what’s likely a rented Lamborghini Gallardo Spyder to pick up girls around Los Angeles without saying a word to them.<p>The video starts with the …

Watch the Stig Steal a Lotus F1 Car and Drive a Razor Crazy Cart

<i>Top Gear</i> may be in between seasons currently, but the Stig is keeping busy. The masked racing driver was just ‘busted on a security camera at the Lotus Formula 1 team’s headquarters, eating popcorn, driving around in a Razor crazy cart, and even sneaking off for a go in the Lotus F1 race car.<p>The …

Speed Week 2014: TopGear Magazine | Part Two

We Hear: Limited-Production Aston Martin Lagonda

The limited-production Aston Martin Lagonda will debut sometime this year, according to a new report from <i>CAR</i>. That supports the intel we received when we first spied the car a few months back. While longer than the four-door Rapide S, the Lagonda sedan is based on the automaker’s Vertical …

How to Learn to Love Hills

Ready to embrace a good climb? Here are five of Coach Jenny's favorite workouts to help you become a hill lover, not a fighter.<p><i>I hear you're a hill lover. I'm trying to get there--and starting to train on more hilly terrain--but they suck the life out of me every time. Do you have any workouts that</i> …

Priceless Photo Series 'Not All Wear Capes' Pays Homage to First Responders

Heroes are all around us. Make no mistake about that, and Brandon Cawood has made it his mission to ferret out these unsung individuals who for the …