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Ford Focus ST Attracting Surprisingly Young, Affluent Buyers to Brand

Hot Hatch Shatters Sport Compact Customer Stereotypes<p>The typical stereotype of sport compact drivers are males in their young twenties, many living at home, and deserved or not, a “Pizza Hut” or “Domino’s” light-up display on the roof. But for the Ford Focus ST, the Euro-inspired hot hatch is …

Pizza Hut

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Ken Block Releases Gymkhana 6, But Is It Better than Gymkhana 5?

Ken Block has made Gymkhana very nearly a household term with his silly and skill-filled YouTube videos in which he wrangles a highly modified Ford Fiesta around tricky obstacle courses, and his latest effort has just hit the interwebs. But, like all things, middle age eventually sets in. We’re not …

The Physics of Diffusers: How to Make a Car Really Suck

Gettin' down with downforce.<p>Finessing the Flow <br>The diffuser acts as an expansion chamber to manage the air as it exits from underneath the car and reintegrates it with higher-pressure ambient air. Smoothing this transition reduces turbulence and drag in the car's wake and improves airflow under the …

2015 Chevrolet Tahoe PPV Introduced

Don’t you just love irony? Chevrolet wants to showcase its latest police-pursuit machine, which is based on the 2015 Tahoe, so, where does it drop this news? Into the biggest hot-rod, performance-car, what’ll-it-do-to-60? display on earth, the SEMA show in Las Vegas. Gee, officer, didn’t I see you …

The week in pictures

Ferrari 458 Speciale - the most extreme 458 yet - official teaser video

2014 Porsche Cayman Manual

On the joys of rolling your own.<p>TESTED<p>Sink the clutch and squeeze the brake pedal. Float the weighty stick through the gears from third to second without so much as brushing the gate. Foot cocked like a pigeon-toed toddler, your heel drops, your ankle rolls, and the outside of your right sole jabs …

World’s Greatest Drag Race 3!

The Greatest Yet!<p>Two years ago, we had an idea. Why not take the contenders in our Best Driver’s Car competition and line them all up for a drag race? After all, what would be cooler than 11 of the hottest cars in the world, racing head to head? We unabashedly called it the World’s Greatest Drag …

Sports Cars

200mph in a Bentley Continental GT Speed | INSIDE evo

Scoop: The all-new Lexus RC and RC F

For the RC F, 455 HP and 8 Speeds Wrapped in Carbon Fiber<p>Ever since spy pictures surfaced of this new Lexus coupe testing at the famed Nurburgring in late July, rumors have been swirling that this is the new IS coupe.<p>Not so.<p>It’s the all-new RC, Lexus‘ challenge to the new BMW 4 Series. We cornered …

Carbon Fiber

2013 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT Coupe and Roadster

GTs in name only.<p>TESTED<p>Before marketers hijacked them, before BMW slapped them on an awkward hatchback, and long before you could buy a Mitsubishi Outlander GT, the letters “GT” defined a very specific type of automobile. A grand tourer, or <i>gran turismo,</i> was a swift, athletic car that placed equal …

Ten Things You Need to Know About the BMW i8

BMW’s i8, which will go on sale late next spring, was designed from a clean sheet of paper to be the company’s first plug-in hybrid. Its mission is to deliver equal measures of performance and efficiency, using unusual and unexpected technology and materials to do so. So, with us only just getting …

Plug-in Hybrid EVs

2015 BMW i8

Hardly a supercar, but it's quick, sexy, and brimming with technology.<p>Some cars defy easy classification. BMW has referred to its i8 as “the most progressive sports car of our time,” extending “sustainability to a new vehicle segment.” BMW North America president and CEO Ludwig Willisch has said …

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iDoorCam shows you who's at your door, helps you hide from unwanted visitors

If you've ever gone on a long vacation (or hidden from someone at least once in your life) there's a chance you'll find high-tech doorbells useful. A new device called iDoorCam, in particular, claims to be able to notify you via iPhone or iPad whenever there's someone at your door -- even if you're …

Pagani Huayra | Richard Hammond reviews | Top Gear Series 19 | BBC

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Lamborghini Sesto Elemento | Behind the scenes | Top Gear Series 20