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2019 Corvette ZR1 Supercar Reveal | Chevrolet

The Corvette ZR1 has returned, this supercar wields a supercharged V8 engine with 749.9 horsepower.

Kuhl Racing Engraved Nissan GT-R Revealed

The most visually-complex Nissan GT-R ever created was unveiled by Kuhl Racing ahead of the Tokyo Auto Salon 2016. You'd might be surprised but this isn't Kuhl's first engraved GT-R, as the Japanese tuner already has a chrome variant of the Godzilla in its curriculum.

Porsche Panamera: 2018 Motor Trend Car of the Year Finalist - Motor Trend

We Like: Sports car performance and handling, limousine room, and luxury inside We Don't Like: Tire noise on some surfaces; radar cruise control and keyless entry are optional Porsche's Panamera looks like a four-door sports car. It drives like one, too.

Kia Stinger: 2018 Motor Trend Car of the Year Finalist - Motor Trend

We Like: Stunning design, stirring performance, strong value We Don't Like: Porpoises a bit, noisy over rough roads, interior doesn't match snazzy exterior Kia's Stinger was one of six all-new contenders for COTY this year, and other than the Model 3, it was the most anticipated.

Lexus LC: 2018 Motor Trend Car of the Year Finalist - Motor Trend

We Like: Bold exterior, gorgeous interior, and the car's overall audacity We Don't Like: Bizarre hybrid powertrain strategy, pathetic infotainment system If Car of the Year were awarded solely on the basis of design, the Lexus LC would drive off with this year's Golden Calipers.

2017 SEMA Show and the Q50/Q60 AMS Red Alpha Is Finally Live!!!

Toyota brings 600-hp monster-slayer CH-R to SEMA

The star of the Toyota stand at SEMA this year was a lowly crossover SUV. OK, not a stock crossover SUV. This one was a one-off creation that was about as built as built can be. The team stripped the ...

2017 SEMA Show: Extreme Hyundais

Korean automaker's impressive 4-car showcase in Las Vegas.

NASCAR drivers invade SEMA with fleet of custom...Camrys

Cup drivers like custom cars, too. And when you drive a Toyota Camry in NASCAR's headlining Monster Energy Series, part of the job is customizing your own Camry every year for the SEMA show.

Inside the Quad-Turbo, 12.3-Liter, 5007 HP V16

This week, video surfaced of something truly outrageous: A giant 12.3-liter V16 engine, wearing four turbochargers, maxing out an engine dyno at an indicated 4515 horsepower. The video was astonishing, but the skepticism was almost instantaneous: Internet folks couldn't figure out if the feat was a fake, a fluke, or a fantasy.

Why So Many Ford Focus RS Owners Are Freaking Out About Failing Head Gaskets

The Ford Focus RS is a magnificent 350 horsepower all-wheel drive drift machine, so you can imagine how thrilled folks were to be able to actually drop the $35,000 to own one of their own. You can also imagine, then, how upset those same folks were when their engines started failing after only a few thousand miles.

Scalper Is Selling a Mercedes-AMG Project One Reservation for $5.22 Million

The Drive 2 days ago Chris Tsui Considering the level of anticipation that surrounded the unveiling of Mercedes-AMG's Project One hypercar, we'd be lying if we didn't see this coming. Research Mercedes-Benz's latest models on MSN Autos Spotted on German marketplace Mobile is an AMG Project One for sale.

INFINITI Q50/Q60 Red Alpha Tune with Ecutek Bluetooth Module - AMSPerformance.com

Bluetooth Module NOW AVAILABLE! By precisely adjusting camshaft timing, boost output and air/fuel ratios, your 3.0L twin turbo equipped Q60 and Q50 will produce over 400 wheel horsepower and a pavement shredding 460+ ft/lbs of torque with just the Red Alpha Tune!