1,200 HP PORSCHE 911 TURBO!

MADMAX: 1,200 HORSEPOWER PORSCHE 911 TURBO!
Record-breaking racer Zef Eisenberg and the MADMAX Race Team return to Pendine Sands, South Wales this weekend (18-19 May 2019) to attempt set the highest speed ever achieved by a wheel-powered vehicle. Eisenberg, better known for racing motorbikes, makes a switch to four wheels in hope of hitting the 200-mph barrier and beyond in a specially built, road legal 1,200 HP Porsche 911 Turbo! The record will not only supersede The Wire star Idris Elba's Flying-Mile speed record (180.361 mph) set at ...
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GORDON MURRAY: ONE FORMULA!

Gordon Murray: One Formula!
A virtual exhibition of Gordon Murray’s 50 years of automotive design & engineering, immortalized in an online showcase where fans can ‘sit’ in Senna’s Formula One car; examine detail of a McLaren F1. Gordon Murray has unveiled a fully immersive, internet-based virtual exhibition of 40 different iconic race and road cars produced during the past 50 years of his illustrious career in vehicle design and engineering. The online exhibition, GORDON MURRAY: ONE FORMULA!, brings to life the p...
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2019 QUAIL MOTORCYCLE GATHERING: UNWRAPPED!

2019 QUAIL MOTORCYCLE GATHERING: UNWRAPPED!
They say four wheels move the body; two wheels move the soul. Now in its 11th year, The Quail Motorcycle Gathering proved once again to be a vital force that attracts passionate motorcycle enthusiasts from around the world, to the emerald lawns of Quail Lodge & Golf Club in Carmel, CA. They come to celebrate the history, the beauty, the power and the future of all things two-wheels. To unwrap the essence of this annual gathering I arrived a day early to explore & learn as the exhibitors...
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PART V: REBUILDING MY TOTALLY-NOT-COLLECTIBLE MUSTANG!

PART V: REBUILDING MY TOTALLY-NOT-COLLECTIBLE MUSTANG!
Stephen Cox wraps up his mini-series and blogs about the performance improvements after the installation of a new Windsor racing engine and transmission.  The ‘80 Mustang is arguably the least desirable of any Ford pony car ever built and is certainly not worth the money and effort for a restoration. But the car has tremendous sentimental value for my family and me. I bought the car in early 1982 as the second owner. My wife and I dated in this car and I've since put over 240,000 miles on the o...
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BALDWIN-MOTION: HERITAGE & HORSEPOWER!

BALDWIN-MOTION: HERITAGE & HORSEPOWER!
A celebration of more than a half-century of horsepower & heritage and kick-ass, road & track big-block Chevy Supercars. BALDWIN-MOTION: HERITAGE & HORSEPOWER! Randy Leffingwell wrote in American Muscle Cars in 1990,“Motion (Performance) and Baldwin (Chevrolet) got together to provide enthusiasts a faster car than any manufacturer could offer.” Motion Performance’s Joel Rosen was the driving force behind the creation of Baldwin-Motion in 1967. His calling card was a 427 Camaro...
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‘19 FORD EDGE ST: ECO-BOOSTED CROSSOVER!

‘19 FORD EDGE ST: ECO-BOOSTED CROSSOVER!
The Ford Edge ST is quick, fairly agile and very usable. But this is no Mustang GT. Instead, it’s a way to carry the family; then drive home on the back roads you used to take that Mustang on before two kids and a dog, blogs Dan Scanlan. The idea of a really sporting crossover isn’t new. BMW has had the X5 for 20 years, while the Porsche Cayenne is 16 years’ strong and Jaguar has its new F-PACE. But if I say Ford Edge, most folks think of a rounded crossover that’s more suited to the school ...
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LAMBORGHINI MIURA P400: THE ITALIAN JOB!

LAMBORGHINI MIURA P400: THE ITALIAN JOB!
Fifty years from the release of the film The Italian Job, Lamborghini Polo Storico has certified the Miura P400, chassis #3586, as the original car used in the 1969 film. The Arancio Miura P400 with white/black leather interior has been the most pursued Miura in recent decades: it appears at the start of the film, driven by the Rossano Brazzi on the Great St Bernard Pass. In the movie plot the car is destroyed, but nobody would have really ruined what was the most desired car of the moment. In ...
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GREAT DRIVES: ONE NIGHT AT TEXAS WORLD SPEEDWAY!

GREAT DRIVES: ONE NIGHT AT TEXAS WORLD SPEEDWAY!
Most of racing's great stories (and some of its great drivers) are not on radio or TV. You gotta go see it for yourself, blogs Stephen Cox. Al Unser, Sr. used a hotel lobby display car to win at Indianapolis in 1987. Juan Fangio at 46 years old broke and re-broke the Nurburgring lap record three times during his miracle Formula One victory in 1957. Every motorsport enthusiast can recite a list of the great driving performances in auto racing history. But many of the sport's truly amazing drives...
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PORSCHE 911 SPOTTER’S GUIDE!

PORSCHE 911 SPOTTER’S GUIDE!
A new Porsche 911 spotter’s guide features many of the interesting design shifts made to the iconic sports car over the generations. The graphic gives insight into how to identify which model you’re looking at. “We all know that Porsche 911s have been updated over the generations,” says Adam Dangleman, CEO at RimBlades USA. “But the updates were sometimes subtle. We wanted to point out two or three changing features anyone could spot with a little attention. To all the enthusiasts out there, we...
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SOLVANG DATSUN ROADSTER CLASSIC!

SOLVANG, CA: DATSUN ROADSTER CLASSIC!
What started out as a California couple’s honeymoon get-away in their Datsun Roadster 32 years ago has turned into a must-attend annual celebration for Datsun lovers from the U.S. plus Mexico and Canada. ‘Small Cars + Small Town = Big Fun’, says our intrepid correspondent, Jim Palam. Kerry and Jeannie Dehmel had such a good time celebrating their honeymoon in Solvang, CA that each anniversary they would return to Solvang in their Roadster, and each year more and more of their Datsun-owning frie...
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