Eric Jensen

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2016 Hennessey CTS-V is properly ridiculous with 1,000 horsepower

We truly live in a halcyon era of automotive performance with models like the latest Shelby GT350 Mustang and 707-horsepower Challenger Hellcat. And now Hennessey Performance Engineering is bringing something with absolutely obscene power to the world with its tuned 2016 Cadillac CTS-V that packs a …

Sports Cars

Comparison: Honda CBR650F vs. Kawasaki Ninja 650 vs. Suzuki SFV650 vs. Yamaha FZ-07

We spend plenty of time drooling over the latest and greatest technology, whether it’s traction control, GPS, or electronic suspension, but nobody …

V-Twin

New drum, same Beat: Honda S660 launches in Japan

Honda's most exciting new mid-engine sports car isn't the NSX, it's this 64-hp roadster.<p>It's officially called S660, but Honda should have just called its new kei roadster the Beat. On sale right now in Japan, the S660 is indeed the Beat's spiritual successor—tiny, two seats, mid-engined, …

Roadsters

Can't get enough Porsche GT3 RS? Good, here's 3 videos

The Porsche 911 GT3 RS is the all-motor monster that haunts Ferrari dreams, and sounds every bit the part.<p>The new Porsche 911 GT3 RS is lighter, quicker and more focused than ever. No, you still can't get a stick, but hey, for you, they made the Cayman GT4.<p>In the end, Porsche's purest all-motor …

Porsche

Why 0.5-Liter Cylinders Will Soon Dominate Automotive-Engine Design – Feature

From the February 2015 issue of <b>Car and Driver</b><p>A decade or so ago, a team of German university scientists settled on 500 cubic centimeters as the ideal per-cylinder displacement for internal-combustion engines. A 500-cc cylinder with a stroke length larger than its bore diameter, these forgotten …

16 Valves: LS1 Swapped Chevrolet Cosworth Vega

This 1975 Chevrolet Cosworth Vega has had its Cossie head twin cam swapped out for an LS1 mated to what sounds to be the original 4-speed manual. …

How to Parallel Park Perfectly, Every Time

The recipe for a one-move parking job is pretty simple.<p>Rules of thumb and experience help, but we prefer repeatable experiments. And if you see this and laugh, you're probably not as good as you think you are. Thankfully, the recipe for a one-move parking job is pretty simple.<p><i>Pull alongside the car</i> …

University of London

Archive Dive: 1986 Ford RS200 Rally Car

Yes, that RS200.<p><i>Back in 1986, someone thought it was a great idea to toss us the keys to a boat load of Group B stars. We had our way with them and cranked out a massive WRC comparison. We pulled the text below from that article, because of all the monsters we played with, the RS200 still holds a</i> …

Factory Five Racing’s 818 Kit Car Now On Sale: Video

Remember Factory Five Racing’s competition to come up with a design for a new kit car based on the underpinnings of a Subaru WRX? Well, the winning …

The 51 Coolest Trucks Of All Time

Theres just something we all like about a pickup, man.<p>There's just something we all like about a pickup, man.<p><i>[Editor's Note: Our list is not ranked from 51 to 1. These are just our favorite trucks.]</i>

Drag Racer Makes Awesome Save When 250-MPH Car's Chutes Fail: Video

There are times in racing when you know things have gone wrong, but there's no time to worry--you just have to jump in and deal with it, or end up …

LAPD Adds Lamborghini Gallardo To Its Fleet

Apparently it's not just the Dubai Police force that has the best toys (although their fleet is insanely impressive). Los Angeles just stepped up its …

Photos: Wooden Sculptures of Race Cars

Sculpture

Here are all the highlights from WRC Rally Mexico 2014

Ogier gets some new footwear.<p>After glacial contests at Rallye Monte-Carlo and Rally Sweden, the World Rally Championship rolled into the dusty, furnace-like conditions of Léon this weekend for Rally Mexico 2014. Between northern Guanajuato's high altitudes and nasty elevation changes (and an …

The Story Behind The World's Fastest Nissan GT-R: Video

AMS Performance is in the business of making fast cars much faster. More specifically, they're best known for taking the Nissan GT-R and tuning it to …

Nissan GT-R