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Jaguar's 2004 F1 Car Is a V-10-Powered Masterpiece

V-10s forever.

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This Lifted Ford Bronco Is Actually a Pre-Runner Underneath

The suspension is all new, meaning this truck is ready to hit any sand dune you throw at it.

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The "$100,000 Engine" in Johnny Tran's S2000 Was Really Only Worth $8000

That $100,000 engine was one of many things the film exaggerated to pull off the Race Wars scene in The Fast and the Furious.

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McLaren's First-Ever Road Car Makes a Wonderful Noise

The M6GT wasn't McLaren's most popular model, but it still has a great soundtrack.

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This Airplane-Shaped Car Has Four Wheels, But the Law Only Recognizes Three

If you buy this Pulse autocycle, you'll get to register it as a three-wheeler—despite the fact that it's got four wheels.

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Even the All-Electric Porsche Taycan Has Fake Motor Noise Enhancement

Porsche Electric Sport Sound augments the noise emanating from the car's nearly-silent electric motors.

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The Ford Sierra RS500 Is a Fire-Spitting Fun Machine

Cosworth engines make everything better.

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Watch a Le Mans Winner Push This Original Shelby Cobra to the Edge

Three-time Le Mans winner and current Formula E driver Andre Lotterer shows us exactly how fast an original Cobra can be at Goodwood.

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You Can Drive the Same Car As the First Man in Space
The Matra Djet was the first production car to feature a rear mid-engine layout. Yuri Gagarin drove one. Now you can too, thanks to an …
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The 20 Best Factory Customer Race Cars

Want to go racing? These are the factory-built cars for you.

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Hop Inside This Supercharged M3 Time Attack Car as It Gets Pushed to the Limit

600 horsepower on a wet track? That's a recipe for fun.

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The Bugatti Chiron Can Hit 226 MPH in the Standing Mile

That is remarkibly quick.

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All The Ways the Lamborghini Diablo Is Better Than the Countach

The Countach is an icon. But its replacement, the Diablo, had a whole lot of improvements.

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Owning a Land Rover From the Camel Trophy Is a Special Privilege

This one's been partially restored, and it's still used to traverse harsh landscape to this day.

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This Alfa Romeo Was Saved From the Crusher and Turned Into a Time Attack Car

A wrecked GTV-6 gets a second lease on life.

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The Original GMC Yukon Was a Major Influence on America's Love for the SUV

A refined on-road presence meant the original Yukon, introduced in 1992, could actually be your only car.

Goodwood Revival 2018 - Day Two
Watch the 2019 Goodwood Revival Right Here

The world's greatest historic race weekend is here.

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Heavy Duty Upgrades Means This Charger Police Car Is Perfectly Prepped for Rally Duty

Being a police car is hard work. So is rallying.

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This 1967 Camaro Trans Am Car Is Vintage Muscle Taken to 11

The ultimate '60s Chevy race car.

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The 20 Best Hillclimb Videos on the Internet

Some of the greatest racing clips online are hillclimb videos. Here are your favorites.

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BMW Is Planning a Standalone M Car

M boss Markus Flasch says there are "some very concrete plans" for something new.

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The Bugatti Chiron Super Sport 300+ Briefly Went Airborne During Its Record Run

Driver Andy Wallace describes the moment the Chiron prototype left the ground at 277 mph.

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Listen to the Sound of This 600-HP Cosworth-Powered Mk1 Escort

Vintage Escorts are most popular at rally events across Europe. But they make fine drag cars as well.

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Painted Racing Stripes on the Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Cost $10,000

And that's not even the most expensive option.

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Flyin' Miata's Latest Race Car Is a V-8-Swapped NB Hillclimb Beast

It comes complete with all-terrain tires and a set of massive mudflaps. We're interested.

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Someone Please Take This Never-Raced 944 Turbo Cup Car to the Track

This Porsche has been deprived of racing all its life. Whoever buys it needs to change that.

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The 18 Best German Supercars Ever Made
We mostly think of German performance cars in terms of sport sedans, but some of the greatest supercars ever made hail from this nation…
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Laguna Seca Says Tesla's Model S Record Lap Isn't Official
A Model S sporting a prototype version of the company's new "Plaid" powertrain set a four-door record in Monterey. Problem is, there wa…
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Tesla Could Attempt a Nurburgring Lap Time on September 21st

From tweet to reality.