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With the Discovery SVX, Land Rover proved that not only the Defender is worthy of the full-on off-road treatment. Presented at the 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show and hiding 5.0 liters of supercharged V8 under its hood, the SVX also happens to be the most powerful Land Rover currently available. And guess what? The company won’t stop here,
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Is there anything nicer than a sweet older gentleman who still has his Porsche 914-6 after 45 years? Well, if that man is Pikes Peak legend, filmmaker and Porsche nut Jeff Zwart, you can bet there’s some burnouts and donuts involved—and we’re not talking about a run out to Krispy Kreme, either. It’s a car Zwart’s
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It’s no secret that the M550i xDrive incarnation of the current BMW 5 Series can leave the retired F10 M5 trailing in its wake when it comes to a drag race (there’s a twist, though). However, nothing can prepare you for the moment when you actually see such a straight line battle and we’re here
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We all know that it’s a bad idea to buy someone else’s project, but what about buying your own project? Today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe TR6 is just that opportunity, that is if its price proves project oriented. You know, I really don’t get certain holiday songs. I mean, I’m totally down with Wham’s Last Christmas—it’s my jam.
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The current BMW X1 generation brought two things for the smallest of the Bavarians sports activity vehicles. One was well received, the other a bit frowned upon but ultimately harmless. We’re talking about the very welcome change in size and design. The previous X1, the E84 model, was extremely cramped inside and it didn’t offer
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Just a month after announcing that every new car after 2020 will be electrified, Land Rover has announced its first-ever production plug-in hybrid for the U.S. with the new Range Rover Sport. The 2019 Range Rover Sport will be available with four power options; either a supercharged V6, supercharged V8, turbo V6 diesel and now a
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Four days ago, Finnish rally driver Kalle Rovanperä turned 17 and, with a special permit, he was allowed to take a driving exam to get his license one year early. Why? Well, the clip will speak for itself. If you find Kalle’s surname a bit familiar, that’s because, like most of us, he shares it
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As if the new Audi RS4 Avant and RS5 Coupe weren’t insane enough, Audi is coming out with Carbon Editions of both cars. According to Carscoops, Audi engineered the special variants to shed 176 pounds in the RS4 and 132 pounds in the RS5 thanks to the addition of a whole lot of carbon fiber. The mirror housings, interior accents, door
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Have you ever been joking around about something, and somehow, though you didn’t intend it at all, the joke you made turned out to be a better idea than whatever the hell you were trying to make fun of? I think that’s sort of what’s happening here in this late ‘80s Dodge Ram 50 commercial.
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With nearly 200,000 Teslas roaming the streets, at least a few of their owners are bound to want to personalize their vehicles beyond what the manufacturer allows. If they say that your car says a lot about you, then it’s only natural to want to control that in greater detail. There are several body kits
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Deliver enough packages in the Volkswagen Caddy, and you might find yourself tempted to turn one into a drag racing machine. This one was made to produce 500 horsepower by one Caddy R Gibbo (real name Stephen Gibbons). It’s clearly a labor of love. What started out as a 2006 Caddy van can be seen here
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What you’re looking at here is a humble car vlogger’s adventures in automotive maintenance and modification. This YouTuber on The Rusty Toolbox documents some things he’s done to an LS-swapped BMW E36 3 Series (is that a basement vent grate on the hood?) and sets to installing a strut bar. At four and a half minutes in,
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