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James Bond's lethal vehicles

From the iconic Aston Martin to an underwater Lotus and a jet pack, a new exhibition lets you spy on 50 years of James Bond's rides, from "Dr. No" to "Skyfall".<p>No, Mr. Bond, I expect you to drive.... Britain's deadliest secret agent needs suitably lethal wheels fully stocked with extras, from …

James Bond

Dodge delaying Challenger Hellcats ordered with satin black hood

The new Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat is one of the most formidable muscle cars on the planet. And it looks the part, too – especially with the optional satin black hood. But if you were one of the first customers to place an order for the 707-horsepower Mopar muscle car and specified the black hood …

Watch the Rocket Engine for the 1,000-Mph Car Test Fire

Bloodhound static tests the SSC hybrid rocket in Norway.<p>Norway isn't the place I'd expect to find a specialized facility used to test a powerful rocket, but that's exactly where Nammo is located. Nammo makes munitions and rocket motors for the arms industry. There's a reason that Road & Track is …

Corvette Will Influence Design of Mainstream Chevrolets

It doesn’t get talked about much in a sea of “OMG-cheap-supercar-America-vs.-the-World” fawning, cooing, and general superlative-hurling, but one of the very best things about the Corvette Stingray is the view over the hood. The fender peaks help you place the car on the road, diminishing its …

Sports Cars

Aston Martin Works 60 features recycled metals inside

Say the name Aston Martin and chances are many of us think about James Bond and car chases. Aston Martin has been the vehicle of choice in many Bond …

2015 Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG Coupe

Star Wars VII - Vector Sketch

We have featured Orlando Arocena a few times here on Abduzeedo, his illustrations are full of character with striking colors and gradients. You can …

Ferrari reveals LaFerrari-based FXX K in Abu Dhabi

Ever since Ferrari revealed the latest evolution of its flagship hypercar series with the debut of LaFerrari at the Geneva Motor Show last year, the question on everyone's mind – aside from how it would stack up against rivals like the McLaren P1 and Porsche 918 Spyder – is what it would look like …

What a 28.5-liter LSR engine sounds like firing up for the first time in 100 years

Racecars seem to keep getting quieter these days, and if electric vehicles and fuel cells ever fully take over motorsports, then the bang, pop and growl of internal combustion engines may be gone for good. This clip of a Fiat S76 land speed record racer awaking after over a century of being dormant …

Next BMW 6 Series, M6 to take aim at Porsche

Since BMW reintroduced the 6 Series line back in 2003, the big two-door has happily sat as the brand's de facto grand tourer. That will allegedly change come 2017, as <i>Car</i> is reporting that Munich will put its coupe on a diet with the so-called G15 generation, allowing the 6 to go after the likes of …

2017 Maserati GranTurismo will only come with a hard hat

If you've been waiting for the next generation of the Maserati GranTurismo to come along before you place your order for a four-seat convertible, you'd better change your plans and act fast. Because the latest report coming in from across the pond confirms what we long suspected: that the next …

Honda UK closes pre-order books on NSX, opens for Civic Type R

Most of us would probably deliberate pretty carefully before buying a new car – do a little research, read the reviews, take it for a test drive, compare it to the competition. But that's not everyone. Some buyers will order a new car sight unseen. Some will even place their order – for a …

This Week in Motoring: December 1, 2014

<b>Lotus F1 Jumps One of Their Cars With a Truck</b><br>Now that the 2014 F1 season is over, the teams have a little more time on their hands to play around. …

Cadillac CT6 will ape the Germans as it ignores them

Cadillac will reveal its new CT6 range-topping luxury sedan in April at the New York Auto Show, kicking off an ambitious relaunch that will see the …

Ferrari at the Crossroads

Following a 23-year reign that elevated Ferrari from a decaying Italian sports car company to one of the brightest constellations in the automotive firmament, Ferrari Chairman Luca Cordero di Montezemolo was forced to step down in September after clashing with Sergio Marchionne, CEO of Ferrari’s …

Mercedes-Benz SL 63 AMG - World Championship 2014 Collector's Edition

Author:<p>John Kim<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>99<p>99<p>SHARES<p>Having clinched its first Formula 1 constructors' championship -- with Lewis Hamilton and Nico …

The Car Every Rapper and Investment Banker Wants for Christmas

The new Mercedes-Maybach S600 will be exclusive, extravagant, expedient, and expensive: the interior is laden with endangered wood inlays and skins from extinct animals, the engine is powered by a twin-turbocharged V12 that would better serve a NASA mission, and the price tag starts at $225,000, …

2016 Jaguar F-Type Debuts With All-Wheel Drive And Manual Transmission

Jaguar’s F-Type has only been on the scene since the 2014 model year but the vehicle has come in for some substantial updates, which are being …

Jaguar Cars

More details emerge on hotter BMW i8S coming next year

The BMW i8 recently won the <i>Autoblog</i> Technology of the Year award, and it's going to get even better. In October, <i>Automobile</i> magazine reported that BMW's i brand is working on an i8S that would be stiffer and more powerful, and celebrate the marque's centenary in 2016. At the time, one of two power …

Tesla May Tap BMW For Carbon-Fiber, Exchange Battery Tech

Through cynical eyes, BMW’s i division is a hyper-costly experiment that hedges against strict emission laws, all so Munich can keep building cars that actually make a profit. While this is true, there are many tangible benefits to BMW’s advanced carbon fiber manufacturing—such as driving down the …

Tesla

Reiter Gallardo Extenso stretches Lamborghini FL2 GT3’s prowess

Reiter Engineering, Lamborghini‘s official Gallardo GT3 partner, has just unveiled what it dubs the Extenso R-EX. As the name suggests, this car …

2015 Lexus RC F

Lexus's new F-er looks like Gundam, moves like Rerun.<p>From the December 2014 Issue of <b>Car and Driver</b><p>Typically, when full-line car companies set out to develop a coupe, they start with a sedan from the current lineup, trim two doors, and rewrap the package in a sleeker body. A shorter wheelbase is …

Hot Rods

Priced: 2015 Dodge Viper GTS Costs $112,090

Now that inventories of unsold 2013 and 2014 Dodge Viper models have begun to dwindle, the automaker has opened up the books for customers to place orders for the 2015 Viper GTS and the TA 2.0 Special Edition performance coupes. Both will go on sale in the first quarter of 2015 with price tags well …

Chris Harris does road and track work in the LaFerrari

Yes, we know, we <i>just</i> saw Chris Harris smoking it up around Anglesey Circuit in a Porsche 911 GT3 and a Ferrari 458 Speciale, and here he is again. But this is Harris in one of the (three!) era-defining supercars, and we simply can't miss that.<p>Harris celebrates every aspect of the Ferrari LaFerrari …

Back to the Future Flux Capacitor Watch

<i>Back to the Future</i> is, in my opinion, the greatest movie trilogy ever made. I could quote all three films line by line, but I’ll save you the …