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The 1961 Ford Gyron Concept Is Sort Of Making A Comeback Thanks To This Startup

There’s a story over at Bloomberg today that highlights the work of an engineer named Zhu Lingyun who believes, if all goes according to plan, he’ll have a two-wheeled electric pod thing on the road in two years. Always two years! Anyway, Zhu’s idea is interesting because it’s actually based off an old Ford concept,…Read […]

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This Ferrari 512S-based Pininfarina Modulo Concept Runs And Drives For The First Time Ever

Underneath this wild Pininfarina-designed body shell sits a Ferrari 512S race car chassis. Built in the early 1970s, this car was toured around the show circuit as a concept for future design elements before it was retired to a life as static art display in the Pininfarina offices. Just four years ago, Ferrari…Read more… Continue […]

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I’m Still Mad We Never Got The Incredible Subaru-Based Prodrive P2

Making a car is expensive, and nobody would want go through the process of building an entire working automobile if they’re not thinking of putting it on sale. And yet here is (or isn’t) the Prodrive P2, an all-wheel drive monster that never even was meant to be bought.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Infiniti Is Making An Electric Car Based On The Striking Q Inspiration Concept 

When we last chatted with you about the Infiniti Q Inspiration concept, we left off with the hope that it would usher in a new era of Infinti production cars. Lord knows Infiniti needs it. And it looks like we’ll be getting some electrified version of it within the next five years.Read more… Continue Reading […]

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The Subaru Amadeus Was A Flat Six Shooting Brake That Wasn’t

The Subaru SVX is one of the looniest cars ever put into production: a flat-six luxury coupe with a fighter jet canopy from a company that mostly just sold plain station wagons. But these two sides of Subaru once collided and gave us the Subaru Amadeus. Or, rather, not.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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There’s A New Short Video Of The 5,000-HP Devel Sixteen But I’m Still Not Convinced It’s Real

Over four years ago, Dubai-based Devel unveiled the Devel Sixteen at the Dubai Motor Show. We were, uh, skeptical that it would actually amount to a real, running car. Mind you, we still are, but there’s a new video that at least shows the thing appearing to run under its own power.Read more… Continue Reading […]

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This Crazy Ford Cabin Design Actually Makes A Lot Of Sense

Last week, a Ford patent application appeared on the U.S. Patent And Trademark Office’s website. It was for an interesting new seat pattern in cars, a circular, completely non-aerodynamic design that would also allow for passengers to be facing each other, as if at dinner. Is this design as crazy as it looks? I don’t…Read […]

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The Jeep Wagoneer Roadtrip Is What Happens When You Take An Old Jeep And Add Perfection

The Easter Jeep Safari concepts just debuted at the brand’s headquarters in Auburn Hills, and the star of the show—by far—is this 1965 Jeep Wagoneer with a Hemi V8 and the most beautiful and tasteful modifications ever done to an old SJ-platform Jeep.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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The Jeep Jeepster Concept Puts Modern Off-Road Tech Under 1960s Style

The Jeepster concept we’ll meet at the 2018 Easter Jeep Safari in Moab, Utah next week takes a new Wrangler Rubicon and loads it up with OEM off-road upgrade parts. But the coolest part is the raked windshield and roof, which look straight off the ’66 Jeepster.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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New Toyota Supra Engineer: Sorry We Took So Long To Bring This Thing Back

If anything could challenge the mid-engined Chevrolet Corvette for the “Most Speculated About” award in the automotive industry, it’s talk of a new Toyota Supra. And now that the new Supra is here, kind of, its lead engineer wants to apologize to everyone for taking so long to bring the famous car back.Read more… Continue […]

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