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This 1500 HP Nissan Hatchback Looks Super Sketchy To Drive, But It’s Damn Fast

A few times a year some crazy German drag racers gather at Airport Neuhardenberg for some half-mile top speed challenge racing, and the high level of stuff that shows up to this event is truly spectacular. Just like runway racing here in the States, there’s plenty of exotic and high-end sports car metal with big…Read […]

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The Designer Of The Original Countach Wants Nothing To Do With The New One

When the Lamborghini Countach LPI 800-4 debuted earlier this year, reactions were… mixed. Some called it a cynical cash grab, others called it “no way to honor the original.” Now Marcello Gandini, designer of the original LP500 Countach concept, has made his opinion of the revival known — and it’s not exactly kind.Read more… Continue […]

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Have Your People Talk To Bugatti’s People, Chiron Orders Are Closing

We at Jalopnik understand that our readers have a discerning, sophisticated palate for automobiles. Nothing but the best will do, no price too high and no curb weight too low. Thus, we find it our solemn duty to inform you: Production of the Bugatti Chiron is ending. Place your final orders now.Read more… Continue Reading […]

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Here Are All The Cars That You Missed From Radwood Greenwich

We’re big fans of Rad-era cars here at Jalopnik. The ‘80s and ‘90s saw the auto industry take some truly incredible steps in technology, performance and design. So when Radwood announced a 2021 show in Greenwich, CT, just a quick train ride from our NY office, making the trip out was a no-brainer. Read more… […]

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Here Are All The Cars That You Missed From Radwood Greenwich

We’re big fans of Rad-era cars here at Jalopnik. The ‘80s and ‘90s saw the auto industry take some truly incredible steps in technology, performance and design. So when Radwood announced a 2021 show in Greenwich, CT, just a quick train ride from our NY office, making the trip out was a no-brainer. Read more… […]

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The Best Rental Cars You’ve Driven

From compact city cars and luxury sedans, to off-road machines and supercharged sports cars, rental cars can take many different forms.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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The Best Rental Cars You’ve Driven

From compact city cars and luxury sedans, to off-road machines and supercharged sports cars, rental cars can take many different forms.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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Lamborghini Sinks Into Lake After Owner Forgets How To Drive

Driving cars can be confusing; there’s all the controls to think about, hazards to avoid and, if its a supercar, you’re always on edge that you might scuff your precious paintwork. But for one luxury car driver in Austria, they failed at the fundamentals of driving and plowed their Lamborghini into a lake.Read more… Continue […]

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I Need A Stylish Sports Car That Can Fit A Tall Driver! What Should I Buy?

Chris is looking to treat himself to a sports car, but he is 6’6” so fitting comfortably is a high priority. He also wants something with timeless style and ideally a manual transmission. He has a pretty healthy budget for this two-door; what car should he buy?Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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Even The SL 65 AMG Black Series Is Not Safe From The Pandemic Sales Bump

I don’t have to tell you that car prices are absurd right now. That said, if you’re looking for a snapshot of the market’s twisted ways in 2021, you can find evidence in the unlikeliest places. Like an 11,000-mile 2009 Mercedes-Benz SL 65 AMG Black Series that just went for $405,000 on Bring a Trailer. […]

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Watch The Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 RS Set A 7:09 Nürburgring Lap

Porsche loves to set blistering Nürburgring lap times. The 911 GT3 and GT2 RS each hold a spot among the top ten fastest production cars around the circuit, and the 918 Spyder and previous-generation 911 GT3 RS barely miss the cutoff. Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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This Acura NSX Has Covered 400,000 Miles And Experienced Just One Mechanical Failure

Do you ever scroll through Bring A Trailer, shaking your head at the impossibly low-mileage cars that seem to be the site’s bread and butter? All those 44,000-mile BMWs, 28,000-mile Porsches, or 10,000-mile Honda Elements have never really been given the chance to be cars — they’re garage furniture, a decoration to…Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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Hear The Gordon Murray T.50 Wail Its Way Around Goodwood

The GMA T.50 is one of the most exciting cars in the world right now. It’s got an incredible Cosworth engine, a striking design, and it marks Gordon Murray’s return to the center-seated sports car concept that brought us the McLaren F1. As it turns out, it also sounds fantastic. Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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Here Are The Cars You’d Pay To See In A Museum

Be it in their design, cultural impact, or both, some vehicles leave a lasting impression. Good or bad, an impression is an impression. And some are good enough that a museum should hold them so future generations can look at them and see why they have the significance that they do.Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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How Would You R8 This Toyota MR2-Based Audi-Inspired Kit Car?

The Toyota MR2 and Audi R8 share an unlikely kinship when you think about it. Both are sports cars with the important parts situated immediately behind the driver’s seat; both were designed with daily driving civility in mind; and both have been celebrated for their ability to shame the pants off far pricier machinery.Read more… […]

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What Made Up Cars Deserve A Chance At Reality?

Picture this: you’re re-watching The Flintstonesm and you wonder, “How fast could I get the The Flintmobile to go?” We’ve all been there, right? But, The Flintmobile isn’t the only fictitious vehicle created exclusively for the realms of TV, film, and video games. With that in mind, we want to know, what is the one…Read […]

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This Hayabusa-Powered Track Machine Looks Like A Three-Wheelin’ Good Time

If your goal is to build a lightweight car devoid of purpose save going quickly and excitedly around a race track, it makes a lot of sense to remove as much superfluous ephemera as you can from the get go. That’s what the Corso Concepts team have been doing for the last two and a […]

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Lotus Is Determined To Make A Lightweight EV To Succeed The Elise

Electric vehicles tend to be heavy. Lotus’ cars have historically been light. The British brand has already announced it won’t produce another internal combustion-powered car after the new Emira. As you can imagine, this poses a bit of a conundrum, especially as Lotus is working on an all-electric spiritual successor…Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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The Fantastic ‘Lo-Res Car’ Looks Like A WiFi Router And Is Begging For A Drivetrain Swap

Have you ever wondered what the low-polygon cars of a video game played with a crappy graphics card would look like in real life? Wonder no more because the United Nude Lo-Res Car is here to show you what a Lamborghini Countach looks like in very low resolution. It’s for sale, and it’s just begging […]

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