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Porsche 911 Reimagined by Singer First Drive [w/video]

A Magnificent, 4.0-Liter Ode To Porsche's Icon<p>"There's still a couple hundred rpm left," coaxes the voice from the passenger seat. Though I'm wailing down a mercilessly knotted up Southern California canyon road in someone else's half-million dollar coupe, my manic pace apparently isn't sufficient …

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You Only Need 4 Ingredients For This Delicious Ice Cream Bread! Great Recipe To Make With Kids!

Save<p>So here’s a recipe we found that took us completely by surprise. It’s an easy bread made with ice cream and flour. Once we heard of this concept, …

The first Porsche 911 Targa restored by Singer

We Sit Down With Rob Dickinson To Talk Targa<p>We love Singer. Frankly, if you're a Porsche guy, or just a car guy, and have seen any of the Porsche 911s that have been restored and "reimagined" by the Californian company, you probably do too. So you can imagine our excitement in getting an exclusive …

Ride with Matt Farah in a 1000-hp Nissan Skyline GT-R

Matt gets the giggles and explores 9,000 RPM worth of tuned insanity.<p>As Matt Farah himself will tell you, he's jaded. It takes a lot to impress him. Well, consider him impressed by Faizal Ramzan's 1,000-wheel-horsepower R34 Nissan Skyline GT-R.<p>It's not even close to stock, but the interesting thing …

Kyle Busch breaks leg in crash, will miss Daytona 500

Compound fracture to right leg will knock him out for months.<p>Now there will be no Busch brothers racing in the 2015 Daytona 500.<p>On Friday, Kurt Busch was suspended by NASCAR in the wake of domestic violence allegations, and on Saturday, Kyle Bush suffered a compound fracture to his right leg and a …

Here's How Many Intelligent Alien Civilizations Might Live In Our Galaxy

BI Answers: How many planets in the universe have intelligent alien life?<p>More important than finding life on another planet would be communicating with those life forms. Do aliens engage in practices like philosophy, religion, mathematics, medicine, and war? The only way to truly find out is to …

Must Watch Video: Amazing Porsche 918 Spyder Being Assembled

Having already told you about the 15 things we learned on the Porsche 918 Spyder factory tour, we now have an in-depth video look at the facility where highly precise technicians use highly precise tools to assemble the highly precise hybrid hypercar. (Those recalled axle fasteners are clearly the …

Ultra-Rare Ferrari Discovered Among 100 Classic Cars Forgotten in a French Garage

Fewer than 60 Ferrari 250GT SWB California Spyders were ever built, making the model one of the most prized and pricey classic cars in the world. The lineage of each surviving example is as obsessively researched as the bloodline of a world-class race horse. Which is why the discovery of a …

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Lotus F1 Team World Record Truck Jump

Do you ever recall that feeling of finishing your final exam and proclaiming you’d burn all your books in celebration?<p>Well we’re assuming the Lotus …

BMW Does 10 Donuts Around a MINI to Set the Guinness World Record

There's a Guinness world record for everything<p>Wanna get in the Guinness Book of World Records? All you've gotta do is beat these guys, who took a BMW M4 and blasted 10 donuts around a MINI in one minute. Oh, but the MINI was balancing on two wheels the entire time. Maybe this one isn't quite as …

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Ferrari 458 Speciale vs Porsche 911 GT3 shows what Chris Harris does best

After a brief trip behind a pay wall, British auto journalist Chris Harris is back posting videos for free online, and shorts like this one are the perfect example of why his return is so welcome. Showing up at the damp Anglesey Circuit on the Welsh coast with the Ferrari 458 Speciale and Porsche …

How to evade a police helicopter in 19 easy steps

Mouth-breathers of the world, unite.<p>It's happened to all of us: you're riding along with a couple dozen of your buddies, minding your own business doing wheelies and rolling burnouts across multiple lanes of traffic when out of nowhere, the police come to ruin your fun.<p>Fortunately, the video below …

Watch Alpinestars' new Tech-Air self-contained airbag in action

Airbags are getting a bit of a bad rap at the moment from Takata's recall, but as we all know, the devices can be lifesavers. Even motorcycles are getting into the tech with companies finding ways to mount the bags on the bike or attaching them to riders. The latest innovation comes from cycle …

Meet the man behind the cars of Fast and Furious 7

After seeing the recently released trailer, we're sure many are looking forward to the mindless automotive excitement that <i>Fast & Furious 7</i> promises. The film looks to be going to even crazier extremes in this seventh installation of the franchise, with cars parachuting out of planes, a bus …

Watch the Car Freaks Come Out at Night in Tokyo

There are way more neon Lamborghinis strobing away with their scissor doors open in this video than there are RAUH-Welt Begriff Porsche 911s, but it's still gorgeous in 4K.<p>There are way more neon Lamborghinis strobing away with their scissor doors open in this video than there are RAUH-Welt Begriff …

This amazing video puts your own iPhone 6 time-lapses to shame

Sure the new iPhone 6 and 6 Plus have an amazing camera with all sorts of improvements to make stunning use of in the pursuit of the perfect high-definition time-lapse or slow motion video.<p>But the video (below) is so stunning, so amazingly beautiful – there’s no way you’re going to be able to pull …

Beer Run: We Test the PedalPub, a 16-Person Alcohol-Fueled Party Bike

When bored, horses often chomp down on a fence post and suck air. One theory holds that this gives them a buzz. Another holds that this is baloney. But whether or not horses get lit, horsepower certainly can. And that is the purpose of a pedal tavern.<p>Known by a variety of names, a pedal tavern is a …

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Jaguar F-Type Burns To The Ground On The Autobahn: Video

When fast cars and fire are the topic of conversation, the Jaguar F-Type isn’t a common name to drop. In fact, it’s downright rare. But this …

2015 Lexus RC F Poses With LFA, IS F, SC 400

The idea of a Lexus performance car would have baffled enthusiasts of 20 years ago, but after a recent shift in priorities at the brand, today the words “performance” and “Lexus” are no longer mutually exclusive terms. <i>Motor Trend</i> had the rare opportunity to gather four of the cars that helped Lexus …

The sunniest Ferrari collection you've ever seen, shot for Forza mag

There's a stable of about 40 beautiful prancing horses hiding in a Tennessee garage. These thoroughbreds aren't out to win the next Triple Crown, though. Instead, this is one of the best collections of Ferraris in the world where you would probably least expect it.<p>Photographer and auto journalist …

The 12 best Hyperlapse videos on Instagram so far

Instagram’s decision to release Hyperlapse as a standalone app yesterday was a bit of surprise to users, but not adding the feature directly into Instagram certainly hasn’t seemed to hurt its rising popularity.<p>Hyperlapse was only released 24 hours ago on iOS, but grammers have been eager to take it …

Dad mows down video games and we can’t stop watching

We’ve all heard it: “Turn that TV off or I’m gonna take it and toss it out the g*dd*mn window.” Chances are, if you’re a parent, you’ve even said such a thing (I know I have).<p>That’s why after repeated watchings we just had to share this viral video from YouTuber McJuggerNuggets about a crazy family …

Inside one of America's most interesting Ferrari collections

Photographer Clint Davis visits Ferrari maven Phil Bachman.<p>Photographer Clint Davis got a plum assignment: drive to Tennessee and visit with Ferrari collectors Phil and Martha Bachman.<p>The Bachmans' collection is interesting, as it's heavy on yellow (Phil's favorite hue) and, more significantly, is …

Camaro moron does donuts on the Golden Gate Bridge

Evidently, a lawn was not available.<p>This guy is an idiot.<p>Earlier this week, he and a posse of friends went looking for Internet infamy when they, according to SFGate.com, methodically stopped traffic on the Golden Gate Bridge so that he could do donuts on the Bay Area's modern wonder.<p>Mission …

The 15 Greatest Toyota Vehicles of All Time – Feature

The storied rise of Toyota Motor Corporation from a maker of automatic textile looms to the largest and most profitable automaker in the world has been well documented. With hundreds of millions of durable, reliable workaday cars and trucks produced over a span of almost 80 years, distilling the 15 …

Mini Pineapple Lime Upside Down Cakes

Pineapple upside down cakes are fun to make and fun to eat. They’re assembled in a pan upside down, with a layer of sugar and pineapple on the bottom …

2014 Volkswagen Scirocco R First Drive

Fashion Forward. Fast-Forward.<p>Germany's automakers seem to get their jollies by watching us scratch our heads. Instead of sticking to traditional automotive bodystyles, they've been deliberately blurring the lines between them and inventing new terminology with which to classify their creations. So …

Check out this guy's amazing car soundtracks made with his mouth

Mastering an impression is hard enough – even if you're trying to do a person with highly recognizable tendencies, like Christopher Walken or Al Pacino – but getting the sound of vehicle just right by using nothing but your own vocal anatomy is on a whole different level. That's what makes people …

Toyota Takes Supra-Previewing FT-1 Concept To The (Virtual) Track With Gran Turismo

Toyota’s stunning FT-1 concept car revealed at the 2014 Detroit Auto Show may be a preview of the next-generation Supra, but it’s also the Japanese …

Even parking is weirder in Japan, especially drift parking

Watch this D1 parallel-parking drift battle.<p>Thanks to the best terrible English subtitles in history, this Japanese D1 parking battle is way more entertaining than parallel parking has any right to be.<p><b>RELATED: Chris Harris is the best drift instructor</b><p>Actually, the best way to summarize the video is …