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RM Sotheby’s Listed This Ultra-Rare McLaren F1 Through Its New Private Sales Division

RM Sotheby’s has long been revered for listing exceptional vehicles — if not some of the rarest automobiles the world has ever seen. With that in mind, the acclaimed auction house recently received an ultra-rare McLaren F1 to flip, however, not through its internal auction process but rather via its new Private Sales division. With […]

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Audi CEO Arrested Over Volkswagen Emissions Cheating Scandal

Audi’s CEO Rupert Stadler was arrested on Monday, making him the highest-ranking official to be taken in over the Volkswagen emissions scandal. Audi is the luxury part of the German carmaker’s company and Munich prosecutors have stated that he was detained because they’d feared he’d hinder the ongoing investigation. A statement from the Munich prosecutor’s […]

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Fuel Motorcycles’ BMW Motorrad “Coyote” Custom Debuted at Waves Festival

A custom BMW Motorrad debuted at the Wheels and Waves Festival this year that completely diverges from the vehicle it’s based on. Transformed into a scrambler and dubbed the “Coyote” by Fuel Motorcycles, the customized R nine T urban G/S was inspired by the wild canine animal and the builder’s aspirations to reproduce bikes from the ’50s […]

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BMW Unveils the 8 Series Coupe

A month after introducing its “most powerful sedan ever,” the 2019 BMW M5 Competition, BMW has officially unveiled plans for the new 2019 8 Series Coupe. The new 8 Series Coupe boasts 523 horsepower, all-wheel drive, a turbocharged 4.4-liter V8 engine and other eye-catching features. Notably, the car is capable of going from 0 to […]

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Tesla Will Be Cutting Workforce by 9%

Tesla will be cutting its work force, according to an email sent by Elon Musk to his employees. The document explained his reasoning for the cuts, saying that it was primarily about trimming the amount of duplicate positions at the company and that production targets wouldn’t be altered. CNBC reports that the cuts also won’t […]

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This Gorgeous 1956 Maserati A6G/2000 Berlinetta Zagato Is Set for Auction

Set for the RM Sotheby’s Monterey sale is an extremely rare Maserati A6G/2000 Zagato Berlinetta from 1956. Originally intended for racing, the A6G/2000 was completely hand-built at the time, requiring the coachbuilders at Zagato to hand-hammer each of its aluminum panels. Powered by an alloy 2-liter, inline-six engine, this particular A6G/2000 has over 7000 hours invested in […]

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Audi’s New Q8 Model Offers Hints at What Lies Ahead for the Brand’s SUV Series

Audi’s signature Q series is on the verge of a creative overhaul, fusing sleek coupe-like sensibilities to its rough and tumble SUV lineup. In comparison to its Q7 predecessor, the new Q8 can be described as a wide-bodied five-seater that sits considerably lower than the former, boasting an octagonal single-frame grille and a conjoined light […]

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You Can Strap a GoPro to This New Hot Wheels Car and Ride Along on All Your Dangerous Stunts

Watching a race from the sidelines is never as fun as being in the driver’s seat, and with that obvious wisdom in mind, Mattel has partnered with GoPro to create a new camera-compatible Hot Wheels car that lets kids and grownups experience what it’s like to careen down those iconic orange plastic tracks. It’s also […]

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A Ferrari FXX-K Evo Is Up for Sale

Ferrari limits particular hypercars to its XX client program, but British broker Knight International has the latest FXX-K Evo track car up for sale. This 2016 model has upgraded Evoluzione specs and was originally inspired to be a track-ready hybrid LaFerrari. Under the hood is a 6.3-liter V12 with 848 horsepower with the electrical component […]

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