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Video: Matt Farah drives the one-off Art Morrison 3G 1960 Corvette

Our friend Matt Farah at The Smoking Tire recently had the chance to live out every little boy’s dream by getting behind the wheel of the one-off Art Morrison 3G 1960 Corvette. Matt headed to Spring Mountain Motorsports Ranch to test the Gran Turismo Award-Winning SEMA car, which cost Morrison $400,000 to build. Is this […]

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Video: The Smoking Tire reviews the BMW M3 Competition Package

For the 2011 model year, the BMW M3 received some upgrades including standard Auto Start / Stop technology that helped reduce the average fuel consumption and CO2 levels of the BMW M3 by up to 8 percent. Nice – but when it comes to a vehicle like the M3, we could care less about fuel-efficiency. Click here […]

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Video: Smoking Tire takes on the best Cali roads with 760-hp Lamborghini Gallardo

With a a 5.2-liter V10 with 552 horsepower allowing for a 0 to 60 mph time in 3.9 seconds with a top speed of 202 mph, the Lamborghini Gallardo LP560-4 is anything but slow. However, tuners love to get their hands on the Gallardo LP560-4 and throw in massive amounts of power… well, we guess that’s because […]

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Video: The Smoking Tire drives the 710-hp STaSIS Audi R8 Spyder

At the 2010 SEMA Show in Las Vegas last month, Audi attended with a R8 Customer Spyder by STaSIS Engineering. The R8 Custom Spyder is powered by a supercharged 5.2 FSI V10 making 710-hp… yes, you read that right 710-hp. How does 710-hp feel down with the top down? We can’t comment on that since […]

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Video: The Smoking Tire drives the 550-hp Audi R8 Raptor

Remember Garage419 with Matt Farah? Well, after the finale form the last season, the show closed its doors. Nonetheless, our friend Matt Farah didn’t give up and is now back with a new show called The Smoking Tire. In the latest episode of The Smoking Tire, Farah gets behind the Audi R8 Raptor, created by […]

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