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This terrifying E30 BMW is better than coffee

If BMW built weaponry...<p>Before you watch today's video, you should unplug your headphones, crank the volume, and then press the play button. If you happen to work as a sky marshal, or are around anyone armed, please leave the headphones plugged in. Once you've hit play, the only thing you need to …

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First McLaren P1 Delivered to Customer, 0-62 MPH in 2.8 Seconds

With the first customer delivery of the McLaren P1, the automaker has released official performance estimates. The first production P1 was delivered at the company’s Woking, England headquarters; only 375 McLaren P1 supercars will be built.<p>McLaren estimates the 903-hp hybrid supercar can accelerate …

The Greatest Automotive Flops of the Last 25 Years

Bad cars come and go, but flops are forever.<p><i>“Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.” ­—Truman Capote</i><p><i>“My other Maserati is also a piece of shit.” —bumper sticker seen on a Chrysler’s TC by Maserati in Berkeley, California</i><p>As nouns go, “flop” is a good one—short, peppy, and to the …

Watch this Slovakian flying car take its first flight

When it comes to flying cars (or driving planes), the recent vehicle that most often comes to mind is the Terrafugia Transition. But that street-legal flying car has experienced years of delays, and the Aeromobil 2.5, a much sexier-looking flying car designed and built in Slovakia, recently made …

Are you the Canadian-born Magnum MK5 sports car

A few days ago, we brought you news of the upcoming Magnum MK5, a Canadian-built "high performance two-seater lightweight supercar" that is scheduled for an official debut on October 30. Short of that description and timeframe for viewing, we didn't know very much at all about the curious new …

Aston Martin committed to V12 power, downplays hybrids

Aston Martin will not be joining the performance hybrid club currently being championed by the likes of Ferrari, Porsche and McLaren. As evidence, Dr. Ulrich Bez, CEO of Aston Martin, has made some very pointed remarks about the supercar segment's move to hybridization, telling Australia's <i>Drive</i>, …

Zombie defenders, F1 simulators and Adventure Time! The cars of Comic Con

Cars, comics, and a little bit of crazy.<p>This past weekend, Comic Con descended on Gotham - er, New York City. For those who've never attended one of these conventions, it's a come-as-you-are celebration of comics, cartoons, characters, technology, art, and some seriously badass cars you won't see …

Take 3: A gold-plated Cadillac, Porsche RSR and Superformance Daytona from this weekend's auctions

A threeway fantasy in flashiness<p>No boats this week, but that doesn't mean we're not going to get weird. It's a big auction weekend, although northern events are slowing down and are now mostly limited to indoor spaces. We're hitting Europe hard this week before we start to look into the …

Pagani Huayra options list reveals big-ticket extras

Anyone who has ever bought a new car knows that the base price is just that: the base price. Start checking off boxes on the options list and the price will quickly skyrocket. And if that's true of ordinary cars that people like us would buy, it's that much more so with six- and seven-figure …

Nissan ZEOD RC - Photo Gallery

Don't call it a DeltaWing...do call it awesome. Have a closer look at Nissan's hybrid Garage 56 Le Mans entry.<p>Don't call it a DeltaWing...do call it awesome. Have a closer look at Nissan's hybrid Garage 56 Le Mans entry.

Erik Buell Racing unveils the 1190RX

V-twin power and some impressive numbers. Looking good, EBR.<p>Erik Buell is no stranger to the game. He started as a racer, worked his ass off, and became a successful engineer, designer, andmanufacturer. Currently, he heads Erik Buell Racing<p>, which threw the covers off its newest creation, the 2014 …

Audi reveals special A5 DTM Champion edition

For this year's DTM touring car championship in Germany, Audi switched (at least in appearance) from the A5 to the more muscular look of the RS5. But now that it's won the title (the driver's title anyway), it's the base A5 that's getting the celebratory treatment.<p>Limited to just 300 units, the new …

2014 Chevrolet Camaro SS Convertible

Slideshow: Road Couture! Ferrari F12 vs. Lamborghini Aventador

Ferrari F12 or Lamborghini Aventador? Two made-to-measure Italian suits show us that the right fit comes down to personal preference.<p>Two made-to-measure Italian suits show us that the right fit comes down to personal preference.

2006 SAAB Aero X and 2011 SAAB Phoenix Concepts

The last two major concepts before the fall of SAAB would have informed its roster of new cars going forward. They were beautiful. Let's revisit them.<p>The last two major concepts before the fall of SAAB would have informed its roster of new cars going forward.

Money Can't Buy Taste

Just because you can, doesn't mean you should.<p>Designers go out of their way to create in-car living spaces that meet many different needs. You have to see where you're going, you must easily find the controls at your disposal, and you must be able to use said controls to change the A/C temp without …

The Mercedes-Benz C11 is better than coffee

Is this fun, or entirely terrifying?<p>While Audi and Peugeot have been the unrivaled kings of Le Mans for the better part of a decade, the cars that came before were maybe even a bit more over the top. Don't believe me? Check out today's video from inside the Mercedes-Benz C11 prototype as it runs a …

Reader Submission: 1982 Toyota Hilux Zombie Apocalypse Rescue Vehicle

Are you in the market for an economical, reliable, zombie apocalypse rescue vehicle? As it so happens, we have the perfect truck for you. Take a jump …

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BaT Exclusive: 1959 Devin/Renault Special Vintage Racer

<b>10/24/2013 Update:</b> This Devin has been sold. Thanks for all the interest!<p><b>From 10/21/2013:</b><p>This 1959 Devin-bodied Renault special was purchased by the …

BMW M3 Pickup Drifting!!

Local Motors 'Active Lifestyle Vehicle Challenge' is getting good [w/video]

<i>Carspondent</i> has held the Active Lifestyle Vehicle of the Year awards for the past 10 years, celebrating the cars that best fit people who live active lives. But this year, the Active Lifestyle Vehicle Challenge hosted by Local Motors was added to the mix, which featured vehicle designs submitted by …

The One With The Lamborghini Gallardo LP 570-4 Super Trofeo! - World's Fastest Car Show Ep 3.22

Yamaha SR400 by Deus

The man behind the kick-ass customs coming out of Deus’ Sydney headquarters is Jeremy Tagand. Although he’s had a huge impact on the modern-day custom scene, relatively little is known about Jezza himself. So here goes—he’s from Annecy, France; he’s an avid surfer and snowboarder; and his nickname …

Tiny, minimalist, fast, and beautiful: Is the Alfa Romeo 4C the perfect truly modern interpretation of the supercar? More --> http://bit.ly/15UClVs

Elon Musk has bought the James Bond Lotus submarine. Oh, and he plans to update it with a Tesla powertrain along with modifying it to transform into an actual submarine. More --> http://bit.ly/H4PuSW

We are just going to say it: The 2014 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28 wipes the floor with every current mustang you can buy. Yes... even the Boss 302 Laguna Seca. More --> http://bit.ly/1gXqxGy

Lamborghini unveils AU$4.67m Veneno Roadster - Roadshow

2014 Pagani Huayra: World Beating Hyper Car or Just Plain Hype? - Ignition Ep. 89

McLaren P1 hits 62 mph in 2.8 seconds, 186 in 16.5

With over 900 horsepower on tap from its 3.8-liter twin-turbo V8 and electric motor, there was never any question that the McLaren P1 would be quick. Just how quick, we didn't know, but with the first example now in its customer's hands, McLaren Automotive has given up the vital stats on its new …