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BMW R1200S by Cafe Racer Dreams

The R1200S saw the debut of BMW’s most powerful-ever boxer motor, with over 120 horsepower going to the back wheel. It was that rare breed, a sportbike with a shaft drive, and retained the classic Paralever single-sided swingarm.<p>Not what you might consider to be ideal custom material: I think this …

Motorcycles

C/D Underbelly: 2014 Maserati Ghibli S Q4 AWD System Explained

This all-wheel-drive system enhances grip and profits.<p>Compare<p>With a twin-turbo V-8 making 550 hp and 567 lb-ft, the Panamera Turbo is equal parts supercar and luxury chariot.<p>Compare<p>Absurd power and blistering acceleration on par with supercars are not the E63’s only party tricks; thanks to computer …

Maserati

Porsche announces plan to replace 911 GT3 engines

About a month back, we reported that Porsche was suspending delivery of its 911 GT3 due to reported incidents of the engine bursting into flames. A few days later, Porsche told owners of the new track-ready models not to drive their cars and had their local dealers pick up the cars in question. …

2015 Acura TLX confirmed for New York debut

Acura has announced that the 2014 New York Auto Show will see the arrival of the production TLX – the sedan that will replace both the TL and TSX in the company's lineup. The TLX was already previewed at the 2014 Detroit Auto Show as a near-production concept model, meaning we already have a very …

The Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG Coupe is the sedan's evil twin

AMG gives Big Sexy a kick in the pants.<p>A few weeks ago, Mercedes-Benz unveiled the S-Class Coupe in Geneva. AMG has already worked its magic on the car, and the result is the 2015 S63 AMG 4MATIC Coupe. I'll hold the suspense—this is one of those very special machines that can shrink continents.<p>The …

Harley Softail Slim by Rough Crafts

The Harley Softail Slim has two points in its favor: it’s a simple bobber-style bike with a vintage vibe, and it has a super-low seat height of less than 24 inches. It’s basically a Fat Boy with the fat trimmed off, and there’s ample grunt from a 103ci (1688cc) Big Twin motor.<p>This makes it the …

Retro

The Porsche Boxster GTS and Cayman GTS are coming

The mid-engine twins get tougher.<p>If you were having a hard time convincing yourself to buy a Porsche 911 over a Cayman before, then quit reading right now. Porsche has just unveiled the Boxster GTS and Cayman GTS: sharper versions of the company's mid-engine fighters. Both models get an extra 15 hp …

Porsche

Porsche close to fix for 911 GT3 engine fires

It looks like 2014 Porsche 911 GT3 drivers might actually get to drive their cars again soon. Reports of fires affecting the track-ready Germans first began about a month ago. Then, a few days later, the automaker confirmed two of the five alleged blazes and said owners shouldn't drive their cars …

2014 Porsche 911 GT3

Say hello to the new king of the Porsche mountain. The 2014 Porsche 911 GT3 ($130,000) is the new top-of-the-line sports car from the German …

Darsangi

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RWB

Nakai's "Stella Artois" RWB Porsche 911

911 vs 911

"Master Piece" RWB Porsche 911

Alleged 2016 Nissan GT-R Details: 800-Plus-hp, Hybrid Tech

An interesting couple of tidbits of next-generation Nissan GT-R information appeared on JDM tuner site 7tune‘s Facebook page the other day, and if true, would indicate Godzilla’s about to get a lot meaner. The info was accompanied by the photo of a Japanese magazine spread, which is 7tune’s cited …

Nissan GT-R

Nissan Time Attack: GT-R NISMO GT3 Vs. Leaf NISMO RC Vs. Altima V8 Supercars: Video

Three contemporary Nissan race cars, one a rolling laboratory, another from the international motorsport circuit, and a third from Australia’s V8 …

Auto Racing

McLaren P1: How I Set The Motor Trend Production-Car Record

9.8 sec @ 148.9 mph: The World's Quickest Production Car<p>What’s harder to make, an F1 race car or the road-going McLaren P1? McLaren ought to know, as it makes both. If you ask someone there, such as Mark Vinnels, the head of product development, he’ll pause for a second, think, and then say, “The …