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Video: Audi’s Piloted Driving Concept is meant to make the Tyrannosaurus Rex happy

This is probably one of the most brilliant car ads in a while. Life must be pretty hard as a Tyrannosaurus Rex. As Audi exemplified melodramatically, life with extremely short hands, a hunched posture, and a protruding schnoz can make doing things difficult. Especially driving. How can the T-Rex even reach the pedals or the steering […]

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Video: This 1959 Cadillac Sedan DeVille on an autocross is one of the craziest things you’ll see today

Whenever you think of cars to bring to track days, or even autocrosses, you would probably think of ones with ample power and good handling characteristics. You’d also think cars with a small- to medium-sized footprint would increase the chances for better performance to keep maneuverability and weight low. Cars like a Volkswagen GTI, or even a Porsche 911. But not […]

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2016 August Car Pack – Forza Horizon 3

Forza: Here’s the latest list of cars you can now obtain on Forza Horizon 3

If you were getting bored of the current set of cars available on Forza Horizon 3 for Xbox, even with all of the expansion packs available on top of the extensive list released with the game, no worries, because Forza has another pack for you to download. This time, the pack comes jammed with a […]

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Video: Watch this motorist’s shocking encounter with lightning

It’s summertime in the U.S. of A., which means storm season is in full effect throughout North America, with chances of strong and severe thunderstorms that are as frequent as sweating and swamp ass. So it shouldn’t be shocking–no pun intended–to find yourself caught in any of these storms during your commute or time on the road. […]

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Report: Nürburgring claims a Koenigsegg One:1, could be ‘Ring’s most-expensive crash ever [UPDATED w/ video]

Photo Source: MotorAuthority Some sad news is hailing in from the Nürburgring over in Germany where crashes happen all the time. Although crashes occur on the regular there, leading to many sad and frowned, but albeit lucky faces of surviving crash victims, this one isn’t so lucky. Sure, no humans were lost in this crash, but […]

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2016 Bastille Day Attack

BREAKING: Truck plows through crowd killing many in Nice, France, during Bastille Day [UPDATED]

Photo Source: Nice-Matin on Twitter Some tragic reports are ringing in from numerous sources that several tens of people are dead after a truck plowed through a crowd of people celebrating Bastille Day, in the affluent city of Nice, France. As of this post, Reuters and CNN reports at least 30 people were killed with over 100 injured […]

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Report: Dud bomb from World War II discovered during Volkswagen HQ renovations

Things almost went from zero-to-100 real fast for construction workers and Volkswagen AG employees when crews taking on renovations at the company’s HQ in Wolfsburg discovered a 551-pound dud bomb from World War II. It was found to be located 18-feet underground from where many of Volkswagen’s employees moved about to make Jettas, Golfs, Passats, […]

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Oscar-winning actress Dame Helen Mirren to join cast of Fast 8

Hollywood’s automotive love child, the Fast and Furious franchise, is already confirmed to have three additional movies, on top of the seventh installment that was released last year and so far, new reports have filed in to showcase what’s in store for the next three movies. We know that Oscar-winning actress, Charlize Theron was added to […]

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Video: Watching a BMW 1-Series M Coupe destroy itself on the ‘Ring makes you want to cringe

There’s a reason why the Nurburgring Nordschleife is colloquially referred to as “The Green Hell.” It’s the world’s most daunting, most difficult, and most complex closed race circuit in the history of mankind and puts everyone who chooses to tackle it to the test–even professional race car drivers. So as you’d expect, when lesser experienced […]

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2016 – Guinness World Record for Longest Queue of Ford Vehicles

The longest queue of Ford vehicles sets Guinness World Record in Bulgaria, none were found on road dead

I couldn’t believe it myself until I saw it, but a new Guinness World Record was set for the longest queue of Ford vehicles, besting the one previously held in North America. This time, it took place in Bulgaria, where believe it or not, none of them were found on road dead. In fact, more […]

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