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Lewis Hamilton Didn't Win His Fifth Championship This Weekend, But He Was On The Daily Show And That's Kind Of The Same Thing Lewis Hamilton Didn't Win His Fifth Championship This Weekend, But He Was On The Daily Show And That's Kind Of The Same Thing

In an extended nine-minute interview with The Daily Show’s Trevor Noah got to the basics of what makes Lewis Hamilton who he is. Lewis has a tradition of touring the American talk show scene during the week prior to the U.S. Grand Prix, including a visit to Jimmy Kimmel Live two years ago, and Ellen last year. He is a…

This One-Of-Two Consulier GTP Sport Was The Ugliest Way To Go Really Fast In The '90s This One-Of-Two Consulier GTP Sport Was The Ugliest Way To Go Really Fast In The '90s

The absolute holy grail of Turbo Dodge performance, this Shelby-upgraded 2.2-liter turbo featherweight track car remains the best car to ever be built in Florida. Weighing just under 1900 pounds and flaunting over 225 horsepower thanks to a rare 16-valve Shelby cylinder head, a big T3 turbo, and a fifth fuel injector,…

The New Formula E Cars Are Already Way Faster Than Last Season The New Formula E Cars Are Already Way Faster Than Last Season

The somewhat awkwardly named BMW i Andretti Motorsport team set the fastest times in Formula E pre-season testing at Valencia this week, some five seconds per lap quicker than the pre-season testing at the same circuit a year ago. The team’s lead driver Antonio Felix da Costa posted the best lap with a 1:16.977s time,…

This Coachbuilder Will Make Your Ferrari GTC4Lusso Look Like A New 412, And That's Totally Rad This Coachbuilder Will Make Your Ferrari GTC4Lusso Look Like A New 412, And That's Totally Rad

Back in 1984, legendary U.K. motoring journalist L.J.K. Setright called the Ferrari 412—and by extension its 365 GT4 2+2 and 400i siblings—“one of the few most beautiful, and one of the two most elegant, bodies ever to leave the lead of Pininfarina’s pencilling vision.” Many would disagree with such a hot take, but I…

Watch Daniel Abt Drive An Electric Audi RS3 To A Reverse Land Speed Record

Schaeffler Group is an incredibly large automotive components conglomerate. It owns companies which produce everything from tires and belts to wheel bearings and EV motors. It is also title sponsor of the Schaeffler Abt Audi Formula E team. As a way of activating that sponsorship, the team built a wild all-wheel drive…

Here's All The Action From Friday At The U.S. Grand Prix Here's All The Action From Friday At The U.S. Grand Prix

Formula One is racing in the U.S. this weekend, and Kurt Bradley is there to capture amazing photos for the express purpose of posting them on this very internet web page. He spent today braving the wet Texas weather to bring these monster open-wheel hybrid racers to your computer screen. Get your scrolling finger…

You Need To See This Guy Evading Police By Driving Through A Russian Airport You Need To See This Guy Evading Police By Driving Through A Russian Airport

It’s a cold day in Mother Russia, but of course it’s always cold. 2016 is nearly over, Christmas is days away, and you’ve been stopped by police. You’re there to meet your girlfriend, but if you’re stopped, she’ll think worse of you. She’d bet you a Snickers bar that you would be to her terminal on time. You think…

This is What it Looks Like to Make a Last Second Pass on the Grass at Petit Le Mans This is What it Looks Like to Make a Last Second Pass on the Grass at Petit Le Mans

Imagine for a moment that you are Spencer Pigot. The 2018 IMSA season has been one piece of bad luck after another, but there have been moments of brilliance. The Mazda RT-24 prototype you’re sitting in, entered by Mazda Team Joest. You qualified in third place, but the ten hour endurance race has worn on both driver…

Comment of the Day: Wise Guy Edition Comment of the Day: Wise Guy Edition

Test dummies are an integral part of keeping cars safe for ourselves and our families. Companies spend millions in testing to make sure their products are safe for consumers, and it isn’t a joking matter. That is, until earlier today when Auto Guy found a way. We all need a bit of laughter in our day when there are…

Ford's Group Five Capri Is All Wings And Exhaust Flames

FIA Group 5 class racing went through four distinct generations from the early touring car races of the late 1960s through the off-the-wall bonkers silhouette racers that dominated the international sports car scene from about 1975 to about 1983. Perhaps the most iconic and dominant racer developed for this series was…

Tesla Had Employees 'Renew Their Vows' In Response To Media Leaks: Report Tesla Had Employees 'Renew Their Vows' In Response To Media Leaks: Report

Tesla may be the leader in electric vehicles at the moment, but its model of disruption has run afoul of union advocates and, potentially, labor laws. The latest: a document facing a challenge from the National Labor Relations Board in response to alleged leaks, that led one Tesla official to have employees—in his…

Pictured: Me on my way to Radwood Philadelphia this Sunday.

Here's The New BMW 3 Series Wagon Before You're Supposed To See It Here's The New BMW 3 Series Wagon Before You're Supposed To See It

BMW launched their newest 3-series sedan at the Paris Motor Show last week, which is a pleasant, but not overly dramatic evolution of the outgoing car. Recently, found in design registration documents filed with the Brazilian government by QuatroRodas, the 3 Series Touring wagon was leaked to the world. It’s an…

Here's Where Manual Transmission Cars Sell Best Here's Where Manual Transmission Cars Sell Best

The folks over at CarMax have put together some interesting data regarding the popularity of manual transmission automobiles sold through their pre-owned dealership network. What they found has certainly been sobering, as just 3.7% of their nationwide sales are manually shifted. Interestingly, CarMax’s own data also…

Let's Go For A Jaunty Ride Around A Park On A Honda Zook Let's Go For A Jaunty Ride Around A Park On A Honda Zook

If you aren’t already following the Honda Japan on YouTube, you really ought to be, because they occasionally post some nifty little videos from the Honda Collection Hall museum. The videos often feature an obscure Honda ride—like the Zook here—that you may not have even heard of. While all of this is clearly going…

The Maserati MC12 Versione Corse Is A Track-Only Car So Pretty It Makes An Enzo FXX Look Boring The Maserati MC12 Versione Corse Is A Track-Only Car So Pretty It Makes An Enzo FXX Look Boring

Back in the heady days of pre-recession 2007 the economy was going gangbusters and Maserati had no problem selling people on the idea of a $1.5 million track day car that they didn’t actually have to own. Back when the car was fresh, Maserati would store, prepare, and transport the racer to the track for you during…

Post-Rennsport Reunion thought; Have we reached peak Porsche yet? It seems like the German sports car maker has been on everyone’s lips for the last 10 years or so, but has the enthusiast market been saturated? I know I’ll never give up my love of the brand’s incredible history, but it’d be cool if we could all just…

This EV Nut Built A Range-Extending Battery Pack Trailer  This EV Nut Built A Range-Extending Battery Pack Trailer 

One of the major complaints people make about EVs is that they have short ranges and long charging times. The second generation Toyota Rav4 EV sold from 2012 to 2015 was no stranger to that complaint, seeing a range of just 103 miles. The Rav4 EV was built in a partnership between Toyota and Tesla, and a total of…

Whoever Buys Paul Newman's Championship Winning Datsun 280ZX Should Race It Immediately Whoever Buys Paul Newman's Championship Winning Datsun 280ZX Should Race It Immediately

How did it come to pass that Steve McQueen was bestowed the title of “King of Cool” when Paul Newman was infinitely more badass, arguably more talented on the race track, and unequivocally more talented on the silver screen? Besides, he had to be the baddest mother in the land to finesse this Bob Sharp Racing-prepared…

The Best Honda Odyssey Was A '70s Off Road Go-Kart The Best Honda Odyssey Was A '70s Off Road Go-Kart

Many years before Honda built their now legendary Accord-based four-slamming-door high-roof miniature van, the Odyssey name was used by Honda’s Powersports division for a minimalist single-seat off-road go-kart. It weighed just under 400 pounds, and used a 250cc two-stroke ripper of an engine for personal off-road…

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