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What Is It Like to Drive a $500,000 Rolls-Royce Convertible? Just Like You’d Imagine, Only Much, Much Better

In the Detroit of our 1970s and 1980s youth—crippled as it was by the OPEC oil embargo, new pollution-control standards, and the influx of inexpensive (and superior) Japanese cars—the number of truly lust-worthy domestic vehicles, particularly for incipient urbane brand sluts like us, was quite …

Bluebird to launch electric sports and race cars

Another day, another EV sports car concept from out of the ether? Well, yes and no – Bluebird should be a familiar name to anyone with even a passing interest in land speed record history. A series of record-breaking LSR cars and boats ran the under the Bluebird moniker in the 1920s and 1930s with …

BMW 4 Series configurator comes online

The best money in the world might be configurator money - you never run out of it and you can never spend it the wrong way. We hope you're ready to dip into your configurator savings account, because it's time to start speccing out the 2014 BMW 4 Series, the coupe having just arrived in the virtual …

2013 Ford Fusion 1.6L EcoBoost Automatic

Movie-star looks, athletic chassis, pedestrian powertrain.<p>TESTED<p>It’s no secret that the latest Fusion is the most competitive mid-size sedan from Ford in a long time, and of the many variants on offer, the combination of the 1.6-liter EcoBoost (that’s “turbocharged and direct injected” in …

"Cars And Films" celebrates our favorite movie stars: the cars

Sometimes, it's the car that makes the movie.<p>Cinema gives rise to all types of stars. From the charismatic reporter to the crazy mistress, we remember those who leave an impression—who entertain. But oftentimes, it's not the actors who steal the show.<p>Spaniard Jesús Prudencio has altered several …

Charisma

Carmakers Copy Human Bones to Build Lighter Autos

Altair Engineering learns from the secrets of the skeletal system to find the best, lightest way to build cars.<p><b>The human skeletal system is a structure</b> millions of years in the making, consisting of bones that handle all the stresses and pressures of a running or contorting human body with optimal …

2014 Audi RS7

Not just a little bit better.<p>Audi has been a sporadic player in big, fast cars and, once again, we missed out on the new RS6. Don't cry. We got the RS7 instead, and it's way better.How does 560 hp and 553 ft-lb of torque sound? Not enough? It tops out at a near-as-damn-it 190 mph. Still not …

Las Vegas

The Ford Mustang Boss 302 is dead, but the Boss 302S is alive for at least one more year. Oh, you're going to need at least $89,995. More -> http://bit.ly/16od8Pp

Slideshow: Jaguar Project 7

The Jaguar Project 7 is a one-off design study based on the F-type and inspired by the D-type. It's a runner, powered by the 550-hp V8 from the XKR-S. It'll debut at the 2013 Goodwood Festival of Speed.<p>Powerful, unique, and dead sexy.

Goodwood

9 of America's Lesser-Known Automakers

Beyond the big three giant car companies in the U.S., most people are familiar with the names of famed U.S. carmakers that no longer exist, such as Duesenberg, Studebaker, and Packard. But there are lesser-known companies, such as these, still making cars<p>Beyond the big three giant car companies in …

Sports Cars

Aston Martin recalling 689 vehicles over faulty throttle arms

There have been quite a few recalls to report lately, but as proof that no automaker is immune from the bug, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has announced a recall that affects almost the entire 2012-13 Aston Martin lineup of vehicles. A total of 689 DB9, Rapide, Virage, V8 …

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M-Sport unveils its Fiesta R5 WRC car

M-Sport became the first company to launch an R5 rally car, when the Fiesta R5 was unveiled in Cumbria.<p>The team, which prepares and runs the factory …

Apple unveils iOS for the Car

Today at Apple's 2013 Worldwide Developer's Conference, the House That Jobs built debuted iOS in the Car, an upcoming feature for iOS devices that mirrors what your iPhone can do on your car's in-dash screen. A perfect port of your iPhone's screen wouldn't work, since its dimensions don't match …

Dissected: 2014 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28

The 2014 Camaro Z/28 celebrates its road-course-conquering roots.<p>At this spring’s New York auto show, the media at Chevrolet’s press conference expected the curtain to rise on the Camaro’s mild mid-cycle face lift, which had already been revealed on a morning TV squealfest. But when a new Z/28 …

Need for Speed movie casts Mustang in hero car role [w/video]

Dreamworks Studios, Electronic Arts and Ford Motor Company announced today that the Ford Mustang will play the lead hero car role in the upcoming <i>Need for Speed</i> movie, slated to hit theaters next February. Of course, the Mustang didn't audition for the role like we imagine the film's star, Aaron …