George Nicholson

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Audi, Porsche Join Forces On Autonomous EVs

“Porsches will still be Porsches.”<p>Audi and Porsche are going to work together on a new shared vehicle architecture fit for 2025: it will be …

You can't run from the Nissan GT-R Police Pursuit

Seeing the red and blue lights in your rearview mirror can cause a bit of mild terror. Were you speeding? Did you signal when you changed lanes? What did you do wrong? Now, if you're an actual serial bad person, maybe there's a serious reason for a cop to be on your tail. If that's the case, …

Spied! BMW Z5 and Toyota Supra Caught Winter Testing Together

Z5 plays topless in the snow<p>Caught with its top down, the upcoming BMW Z5 was captured winter testing in Sweden with its platform partner, the Toyota Supra. We have seen both sports cars photographed in camouflage before, but never together and not with the Z5’s soft top down.<p>While the Toyota Supra …

Porsche 718 Cayman review: Porsche's cheapest car

1/9<p>Car specifications<p><b>So it’s the basic Porsche Cayman?</b> Yes. The new Porsche 718 Cayman has a price that begins with a three (just) before options. …

Watch How Calm 250 MPH Looks From The Passenger Seat

Driving a car at 250 mph looks terrifying. It looks like hyperspace. It looks like death blurring your vision. Things look different from the …

Fuck The Dodge Challenger Hellcat

The Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat is, as <i>Regular Car Reviews</i> explains, everything wrong with Fiat Chrysler right now, everything wrong with a muscle …

The cars we loved in 2015: I can't get the BMW i8 out of my head

<i>Editorial note: Last week, Business Insider named its 2015 Car of the Year, the Volvo XC90. We also revisited our reviews of the five runners-up. As a bonus, the transportation team is recalling the cars that they enjoyed, individually, the most in the year that's almost past.</i><p>Of all the cars I've …

Audi etron quattro concept specs, features, photos

Audi<p>Audi’s tackling the electric car market in a big way.<p>At its Tuesday press event at the International Motor Show in Frankfurt, the Volkswagen subsidiary finally revealed a ton of details about its all-electric concept car, the e-tron quattro, and it looks like Tesla could be getting some serious …

Usain Bolt beats Justin Gatlin to 100m title at World Athletics Championship

• Bolt wins in 9.79sec to retain gold by 0.01sec from Gatlin • Gatlin was unbeaten in 29 races before the Beijing final<p>Under darkened Beijing skies there was a moment of blinding light. For two years Justin Gatlin has been the undisputed king of sprinting as well as athletics’ most notorious …

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Overkill, On Steroids: Porsche 934 vs. Porsche 935

Manifestations of the 911's hairiest days.<p>A Porsche 935 is basically all engine.<p>It is all engine, and then some more engine, and then more engine after that. You open the rear lid and think, No. This is wrong. That's a dishwasher, maybe, or a particularly randy sump pump. It does not look capable …

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

500HP: Mid-Engined 1975 Austin Mini Custom

This 1975 Austin Mini has been very heavily modified to run a mid-mounted, turbocharged Honda K20/6-speed. Visuals are definitely over the top, but …

The 2015 Road & Track Performance Car of the Year

Decision: Impossible<p>Style Sheet<p>THIS IS A QUIET, WOODED PLACE. There are no homes here, no driveways, no mechanical noises. A thick canopy of century-old oaks and maples shades the afternoon sun to a gentle twilight. A graceful young doe noses through the soft dirt, searching for acorns, her fawns …

2000-hp Nissan GT-R rips AWD wheelies, 7.7-sec quarter

The most monstrous Godzilla.<p>AMS Performance calls this car the Alpha Omega GT-R, and for good reason. It's built to do exactly one thing: be the fastest of its ilk down the quarter mile. The Nissan V6 under the hood has been bored out to 4.0 liters. It wears ported cylinder heads, custom camshafts, …

Incredible 1200-hp 1970 Pontiac Firebird Restomod Sells for $87K

We are but humble truth-seekers here at <i>Car and Driver</i>, bringing you answers to age-old questions like “What’s the most epic death machine on Craigslist?”, “What do the paramedics drive in Dubai?”, and “Mommy, where do Pontiac Azteks come from?” And that’s just in the last 24 hours or so.<p>Now we have …

HOLY F&*%: Check Out this 500-hp Turbocharged Go-Kart!

If you wanted to kill yourself—and I mean really, really kill yourself—there might not be a better way to go about it than to strap a hopped-up, 500-horsepower, turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder into a kart and go for glory.<p>It’s like those people who tame a cougar, live with it for four years, …

Watch VW’s Monstrous 544-hp Beetle GRC Tear It Up in New Video

To get folks stoked for the debut of the Beetle GRC at the Port of Los Angeles Global Rallycross event this weekend, Volkswagen has released a bitchin’ video of the thing in action. With well over 500 horsepower on tap, the Beetle-based machine is one of the most powerful rally cars in the …

Giro Launches High-Performance Synthe Helmet

New lid combines best of the aero Air Attack and lightweight Aeon<p>When Giro re-introduced the Air Attack as an aero offering two seasons ago, it electrified the helmet market with its industrial styling and function over form looks. Consumers were polarized, some glomming on to the aero benefits and …

10 Outrageously Expensive Bikes

Who needs a carbon or steel frame when you could go solid gold (or at least gold-plated)? We can't vouch for the speed or comfort of these bikes, but if you have caviar dreams—or just want to laugh at ludicrous price tags—check out these luxury bikes.

Sam Posey on what made Senna so fast

He was the greatest. Here's why.<p>Ayrton Senna will, for so many, be remembered as the greatest driver to ever live. He certainly was the most talented of his era. But what is it that gave him his otherworldly greatness?<p>In this short clip, legendary racer and Road & Track advisory board member Sam …

Ferrari 458 Speciale Start, Rev and Accelerations!

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James Bond's lethal vehicles

No, Mr. Bond, I expect you to drive.... Britain's deadliest secret agent needs suitably lethal wheels fully stocked with extras, from rocket launchers to ejector seats. An exhibition opening this month in London lets you spy on 50 years of James Bond's rides, from 007's iconic 1960s Aston Martin to …

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Audi reveals revised RS5 DTM for 2014

There existed an era in German touring car racing between when the DTM series was revived in 2000 and when BMW rejoined in 2012. During that twelve-season span, the wins were pretty evenly divided between Audi and Mercedes-Benz, the only two manufacturers who took part. Audi won six drivers' titles …

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2014 Audi RS 5 DTM Race Car Revealed

The 2014 DTM season is almost here, and that means it's time for Audi to unveil its latest German touring-car competitor.<p>As with last year's …

LaFerrari Duels With Ferrari Enzo On Precarious Mountain Roads - Now With POV: Video

Some of the world’s best roads are also among the sketchiest, narrow lanes clinging dangerously to the sides of steep, rocky mountains. The penalty …

Our Ideal Goat: 1965 Pontiac GTO 4-Speed

This 1965 Pontiac GTO post coupe (chassis 237275K109520) is described as a PHS-documented example with a verified 124k miles and two Southern …

RC F GT3 Concept Signals Lexus's Intent to Go Racin'

Lexus has announced it plans to go racing sometime soon in GT3 classes the world over with its new 460-hp RC F coupe. Unfortunately, the automaker has yet to show us what a GT3-ified RC F looks like. Instead, Lexus will show us a concept car previewing its GT3 race car at the 2014 Geneva auto …