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2014 Rolls-Royce Wraith

<i>Wafting In The Fastest And Most Powerful Vehicle RR Has Ever Made</i><p>It is said that Rolls-Royce co-founder Sir Henry Royce once proclaimed: "Take the best that exists and make it better: When it does not exist, design it." The second part of that quote is most curious, as the century-old automaker …

Holy crap! The driver who set the blistering 6:57 Nürburgring lap time in the Porsche 918 Spyder says the car still has more to give. It could do it even faster?! More -> http://bit.ly/184TJr6

Bad news: Porsche tuners 9ff and speedART have both filed for bankruptcy. More -> http://bit.ly/1eM59Wk

V.I.S.I.T.- “Is It Real?” Edition

Welcome to the inaugural edition of VISIT’s “Is It Real?” game show. Today we will attempt to determine if three cars are real, or replicas. Are you …

Our Typical Goodness, Only More Apple-y – Feature

Come, creatures of the internet, and bask in <i>Car and Driver</i>‘s monthly print issue in iPad-friendly digital form! The iPad edition covers everything from each print issue, but adds videos, interactive graphics, and a slick layout for all the viewing you can handle. See three German super-sedans …

2014 Acura TSX Priced at $31,530, Wagon Survives Through 2014 MY

View 10 Photos<p>The 2014 Acura TSX will carry a starting price of $31,530 in what's likely its final model year, while the TSX wagon now starts at $32,880. All 2014 Acura TSXs get a $125 price increase; the sedan goes on sale today while the 2014-model-year wagon officially goes on sale September …

Watch not one, but two Ferrari LaFerraris blast around the track at Fiorano -> http://bit.ly/1dlHcRw

If you like the Jeep Wrangler

To crawl over rocks, stay above gullies and straddle ruts, a Jeep Wrangler’s suspension needs to be tall.<p>The Wrangler also needs big tires with thick sidewalls that absorb abuse and aggressive treads that can trudge through mud. And of course it needs to be capable of bouncing across brutal terrain …

GT-R driver walks away from terrifying dragstrip accident

With all-wheel drive, launch control and a dual-clutch transmission, the Nissan GT-R may be easier to manage than most supercars. But that doesn't mean that dragging one on a wet strip is a good idea.<p>Filmed at the Unlimited 500+ drag race in Moscow, Russia, this video depicts a pair of GT-Rs going …

GM Exploring Attainably Priced Long-Range EV

Chevrolet Volt in GM Battery Laboratory in Warren, Michigan.<p>At an event yesterday announcing the expansion of GM’s Battery Laboratory in Warren, Michigan, the company’s VP of global product programs, Doug Parks, let slip that the General is looking into an affordable long-range electric vehicle. …

Nuvolari's 1935 Alfa Romeo sells for $9.4 million [w/video]

Economic downturn? What economic downturn? You certainly wouldn't know it from looking at the ever-escalating prices classic cars are fetching at auction. Just ask the people at Bonhams. The noted auctioneers recently set the record at $29 million for the most expensive car ever sold at auction …

In London, black is back

London’s iconic black cabs are rolling again – off the production line, that is.<p>After sitting idle since an October 2012 bankruptcy filing, the London Taxi Company’s factory in Coventry, England, reopened on 11 September, and production of its sole product, the neo-classical TX4 hackney carriage, …

Watch a Tesla Model S crank out 428 horses at the wheels on a dyno -> http://bit.ly/15ANzyH

Indian Chief Classic

The new Indian Chief Classic is a pure, powerful cruiser featuring iconic styling. like valanced fenders, leather saddle, classic tank-mounted instrumentation, tear-drop fuel tank design and sculpted and lighted front fender war bonnet.

Classic Cars

An Interview With Steve Menneto, Vice President Of Indian Motorcycles

As Forbes Staff Writer Joann Mueller has reported, Indian Motorcycle recently released details about its new 2014 Indian Chief family of motorcycles. When Indian unveiled its new engine earlier this year, I interviewed Gary Gray, Indian Motorcycle’s Product Director. The details were tantalizing, …

Two New Next-Gen Airliners Fly for First Time

Earlier today the second new airliner in as many days took off on its maiden flight. After yesterday's successful first flight of the Bombardier …

Chevy Silverado edges Ram 1500 in Consumer Reports two-truck shootout

Forget Corvette versus Viper. When it comes to important head-to-head comparisons, fullsize trucks are where domestic automakers really care. And until the redesigned Ford F-150 makes its debut, the Chevrolet Silverado is going to have plenty to brag about thanks to a new <i>Consumer Reports</i> shootout …

17-year-old NASCAR prodigy Kwasniewski chronicled in new reality series

On the outside, life as a top-shelf racecar driver seems ideal. Driving fast for a living, getting paid boatloads of money for wins and sponsorship deals, traveling around the country – if not the world – all seems to have the making of a dream life. What many of us on the outside don't realize, …

Lamborghini on fire — Top Speed Record, 402 kph (250 mph) on one mile

Humorous docu-vid makes strong case against 'artificially' low speed limits

Road safety is not to be taken lightly. Each year, thousands die on American roads, with driver error as a leading cause. Throughout motorized history, one of the prime ways used to curb deaths has been through speed limits. But are today's speed limits too low? We see both sides of the argument, …

1963 Toyota Land Cruiser FJ45LV

This 1963 Toyota Land Cruiser FJ45LV was sourced by the seller in Wyoming and looks like the kind of scruffy but capable trucks we often see …

Autoblog Podcast #350 goes LIVE at 10PM Eastern!

We're almost ready to record Episode #350 of the Autoblog Podcast! Check out the topics below, add your own to the Q&A and join us live via UStream, as well. Keep reading for our embedded UStream player, and thanks for listening!<p><b>Discussion Topics for Autoblog Podcast Episode #350</b><p>2014 Rolls-Royce …

Daily Inspiration #1555

This post is part of our daily series of posts showing the most inspiring images selected by some of the Abduzeedo's writers and users. If you want …

Graphic Art: Historical Fragments by Chad Hagen

Historical Fragments.<p>A graphic art series of digital photo manipulations by Chad Hagen. Chad Hagen is an art director and graphic designer based in …

Moon Landing

Small Animals See The World In Slow Motion

This is why it's so hard to catch a fly bare-handed.<p>Ever wonder how a fly or a chipmunk can evade your clumsy human grasp so easily? A new study published in Animal Behavior finds that, generally, the smaller the animal, the more information it can see in a small amount of time. That means certain …