Neil Desai

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The Audi Ur-Quattro never stops sounding awesome

No matter how old this noise is, it never truly gets old.<p>Audi's famed Sport Quattro is one of the stars —perhaps <i>the</i> star—of 1980s rallying, and the sounds of the turbocharged straight-five are part of the car's identity.<p>Every pop, throttle jab, and overrun cackle is particularly delicious to hear, …

CRTC Wireless Code Now Live: 20 Rights You Need to Know About

December 2 is here, and that marks the implementation of the CRTC Wireless Code, which establishes basic rights for wireless customers and forces …

Audi has confirmed it will produce a Q1 crossover in 2016 to compete with the Buick Encore and MINI Cooper Countryman. Details --> http://bit.ly/18b0Ui0

BMW Claims That i8 is "Sold Out" Based on Projections, Not Orders

In developing the i3 and the i8, BMW has placed a rather large wager on the future of electric mobility. The premium automaker says that engineering costs have been “written off” and “we will make money with the first car sold.” This creative accounting is bolstered by what appears to be good news …

Watch the Lamborghini Veneno haul ass around a wet track --> http://bit.ly/1iQf2lm

BMW M235i Racing restores our faith in 'M'

Based on the upcoming BMW 2 Series and aimed at amateur and semi-professional racers, the 2014 BMW M235i Racing is a stripped-down, race-spec coupe ready to take on the Nürburgring in the VLN Endurance Championship race series against cars from Audi, Porsche and Toyota.<p>Obvious in the image above …

2014 Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG 6X6 vs 2014 Mercedes-Benz G63 AMG! Head 2 Head Ep. 46

Hot Wheels creates ultimate test track for dads

There have been some really crazy Hot Wheels tracks created over the years, from home-grown masterpieces like this to 'official' versions such as the "highest" wall track. But the folks at the diecast-car company have outdone themselves with this latest track, which was designed for dads, not …

Polaris ATV gets novel non-pneumatic tires [w/videos]

For the ultimate doomsday prepper, let us officially introduce you to the Polaris Sportsman WV850 H.O. Not only was this ATV inspired by the MV850 military vehicle, but it truly is an <i>all</i>-terrain vehicle with its trick non-pneumatic tires.<p>Starting at $14,999, you too can ride the same ATV as our …

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Lamborghini Aventador vs Ferrari 599 GTO Sound!

Trackday Weekend Edition – Cars at Ahvenisto, part II

This post shows you more of the randomness that was present at the track last Saturday. I did say the previous sightings have been eclectic, but here …

Mercedes-Benz CLA gets personal

With a starting price of under $30,000 in the US, one might be wondering how Mercedes-Benz plans to eke out a profit on its new entry-level CLA-Class. The answer, as with most other German offerings, will almost certainly be found on its long options list. And while there will be typical creature …

Mansory La Revoluzione shows at least a little restraint

Mansory has, yet again, taken a supercar and turned the dial up to 11. Or maybe 12 or 13. This time the base car is none other than the Ferrari F12 Berlinetta, a V12-powered GT car. Compared to Mansory's previous Ferrari GT-based creation, the Rambo-inspired Stallone that had used both the 599 and …

Audi A3 Cabriolet drops top ahead of Frankfurt

Little Audi lets in big sky.<p>Audi's second-generation A3 Cabriolet launches at the Frankfurt motor show on Monday as a pure front-wheel drive machine.<p>Initially, the A3 Cabriolet will come with a 138-hp, 1.4-liter turbocharged four-cylinder, a 177-hp, 1.8-liter turbocharged four-cylinder, or a …

Corvette ZR1 Hannessey Performance — best rides Unlim 500+

Connected vehicle test granted another six months

The Department of Transportation and eight major automakers have spent a year testing vehicles equipped with dedicated short range communication (DSRC) systems in Ann Arbor, Michigan, but they have decided to extend the test for another six months, <i>Automotive News</i> reports.<p>With a focus on safety, …

/DRIVE CENTRAL - September 1, 2013

Please be safe this holiday weekend.