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NBA apologizes for calling Palestinian territories ‘Palestine — occupied’

The National Basketball Association’s website is a mishmash of things: “Old school” power rankings. LeBron James retrospectives. Box scores. And a helping of international political incidents.<p>The controversy comes courtesy of a list of nations tucked deep in the NBA website.<p>On the site, fans can …

Israel

Kyrie Irving tells fan to 'suck my d—' after LeBron James heckle

Kyrie Irving stole the offseason when he demanded a trade from the Cavs, essentially saying he wanted to step out of the shadow of LeBron James. So, …

Mercedes' $2.7 million hypercar will arrive in 2019 — and it's a high-tech marvel

On Monday, Mercedes-Benz and its AMG performance division unveiled their new Project ONE hybrid hyper car. As promised, the car is an absolute technical marvel.<p>After dominating in the world of Formula One racing for the past three years, Mercedes-AMG is finally putting its race know-how into a true …

The TVR Griffith Is Finally Back With A 500 HP V8 And A Manual Gearbox

Listen: 2017 has been a bad year. When was the last time you woke up to any good news? Well, today is your day: after an eternity of delays, TVR, the …

Mercedes teases hybrid supercar with Formula 1 tech

You've seen hybrid supercars before, but likely nothing quite so exotic as this. Mercedes-Benz is teasing the debut of the Mercedes-AMG Project One, a hybrid "supersports showcar," at the Frankfurt International Motor Show beginning September 14th. While the preview image doesn't show much besides …

Auto Shows

Angry Brake-Checking Racing Driver Couldn't Even Find Where To Serve His Penalty

Sage Karam <i>really</i> wanted to keep his position ahead of Katherine Legge during today’s WeatherTech Sports Car Championship race at Virginia …

Sports Cars

The New Mercedes-AMG GT R Is A Beast On Off The Track This Hot Lap Proves Just That

It's a statement of intent, a sign, that one will not settle for the ordinary and in the pursuit of excellence, will go the extra mile just to feel …

Nissan GT-R vs Audi TT RS: all the stats from our drag race

Hopefully you’ll have watched the drag race between the Audi TT RS and Nissan GT-R by now. Because this relates to that. For this new series of drag …

Nissan GT-R

Dodge Viper ACR Posts Slightly Better Nurburgring Lap Time

<b>The crowdfunded initiative run by Dodge Viper fans saw the car posting a slightly better lap time at the Nurburgring, compared to the previous</b> …

Sports Cars

Acura NSX GT3 Race Car Is For Sale Globally At $543,000

<b>The hardcore Acura NSX GT3 race car will be made available to customer racing teams around the world. Starting price is an eye-watering $543,000.</b><p>The …

NSX

Anyone Interested in a $9.4 Million Lamborghini Veneno?

Home » Cars & Bikes » Anyone Interested in a $9.4 Million Lamborghini Veneno?<p>I’m sure anyone would love nothing more than to drive this beast home; …

2019 Bentley Continental GT First Look

626-hp W-12 allows for 0-60 mph in 3.6 seconds<p>It’s been almost 15 years since we first got a chance to drive the Bentley Continental GT, and more than five since Bentley let us loose behind the wheel of its refreshed luxury grand tourer. In that time, Bentley has tweaked and updated the Continental …

Bentley Motors

Sainz: F1 drivers risk looking like idiots with Monza slipstreaming

Carlos Sainz Jr believes there is a risk of Formula 1 drivers looking like "idiots" if teams attempt slipstreaming tactics during this weekend's …

Auto Racing

This Is What Happens When You Put 300,000 Miles On A Tesla Model S

If you live on the West Coast, the company Tesloop can give you a ride if you’re traveling around California. As you can expect, the company’s cars …

2017 Porsche 911 Targa 4 GTS First Test: Performance, Value, and Style

20 seconds to drop the top, 3 seconds to drop an Audi R8 V10<p>In the world of Porsche, the letters GTS mean <i>Gran Turismo Sport</i>, and they first made their debut in 1964 on the 904 Carrera GTS—one of the brand’s most iconic street-homologated race cars. In 1966, the word Targa entered Porsche’s lexicon, …

Extreme Sports

Audi RS 3, Jaguar XJR575, Rolls-Royce Phantom: This Week’s Top Photos

We’ve just driven the first-ever Audi RS 3 to be offered in the United States. It’s the base model of the high-performance Audi Sport range, but …

ROWE RACING STARTS THE 24 HOURS PF SPA FROM 11th PLACE

<b>The stage is set for a thrilling 24-hour race in Spa-Francorchamps (BEL): The 2016 winners, Maxime Martin (BEL), Philipp Eng (AUT) and Alexander Sims</b> …

Supercar company McLaren wants to do away with old-school windshield wipers for good

McLaren, the British company famous for its supercars and its involvement with Formula One racing, is focusing on fine-tuning the details: windshield wipers, to be exact. The company is reportedly working on a windshield wiper system that would make physical wipers obsolete.<p>The system is expected …

Bentley Continental GT Convertible Galene Edition by Mulliner

Presenting the Bentley Motors Continental GT Convertible Galene Edition by Mulliner, a car with nearly as many syllables in its name as examples being built. It is a hand-crafted batch of exactly 30 vehicles, and yet another luxury automaker’s ode to yachts, this time named after the Greek goddess …

2018 Ford Mustang Starts at $26,485

Mustang GT Fastback priced from $35,995<p>Pricing for the 2018 Ford Mustang has been released, revealing a starting price of $26,485 with destination for the EcoBoost fastback coupe with a six-speed manual transmission, which replaces the V-6 as the base model. That represents an increase of $400 over …

Sports Cars

The Yankees reportedly could be in the running to land Giancarlo Stanton and form MLB's most powerful lineup

According to Jon Heyman of FanRag Sports, the Yankees reached out to the Miami Marlins to discuss a possible trade for Giancarlo Stanton, whose 32 homers this year tie him for the league lead with Yankees rookie Aaron Judge.<p>According to Heyman, talks didn't go far, and it's unclear if the Marlins …

Astros' Jose Altuve is in the middle of one of the best months in MLB history

The infielder is hitting .507 in July and is having one of the best months baseball has ever seen<p>The first-place Astros routed the last-place …

Royals Get One of the Most Intriguing Players Available

Stop me if you’ve heard this one before: The Royals are overachieving. They’d probably consider that an insult — I imagine they’d say they’re …

Kershaw has back strain, not herniated disk like last season

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Braced for the worst possible news on injured ace Clayton Kershaw, the Los Angeles Dodgers tried to find some comfort Monday that …

NBA Trade Rumors: Celtics reportedly made 'obligatory call' to Cavs about Kyrie Irving

The asset-heavy Celtics are keeping their ear to the ground when it comes to Kyrie Irving<p>The Celtics are notorious when it comes to not giving up …

Maserati pulls the plug on Trofeo spec racing series [w/video]

For the past twelve years, customers looking to push their Maserati to the limit have been taking part in the Trofeo series. But the Italian automaker is pulling the plug and stepping into to GT4 competition.<p>The Trofeo World Series kicked off back in 2003 when the field was made up of spec racers …

2014 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28 Laps Nurburgring in 7:37.47 (W/Video)

No one expected GM to show a 500-hp naturally aspirated 2014 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28 coupe at the New York auto show earlier this year, but ever since the automaker did, bow-tie fans have been eagerly awaiting Nürburgring lap times. Now, Chevrolet has released a new video showing an in-car view of …

Making 'the best driver's car in the world': A closer look at McLaren's P1 hypercar

McLaren's base of operations for both car development and production lies a few minutes outside of Woking, an unassuming mid-sized town in the middle of the UK. The low-rise, stylish facilities appear from nowhere, and as I sit inside a company car, waiting to get waved through one of many security …

Ducati Monster 1200 Motorcycle

If you're looking for a bike that's built to just go fast — no frills, nothing extra — you need to check out the Ducati Monster 1200 Motorcycle …