Want A Job In Formula One? Marussia F1 is hiring!

Jalopnik posted an article titled How To Get A Job In Formula One Right Now. Every boy- (and girl-) racer dreams at one point about working in Formula 1. Now is your chance to get a job with Marussia F1. Jalopnik highlights one job, Partnership Manager, but if you head to the Monster job posting (Monster.com is one of their partners) you'll see … [Read more...]

How to Park a $300k Audi R8 Spyder in the Reichstag – a Double German Whammy

Today we have a special guest post from Taylor Moore on how he parked an Audi R8 Spyder in one of Berlin's most famous landmarks, the Reichstag. Follow his advice and you too can be parking supercars in the landmark of your choosing.   Hello Car People, While in the amazing city of Berlin it is hard not to be overwhelmed by the … [Read more...]

High School Senior builds “700 HP” electric Honda S2000

Yogi Berra once said: "In theory there is no difference between theory and practice. In practice there is.” Juan Ehringer, a high school senior, is undertaking the ambitious project of converting his Honda S2000 to 100% electric power, and is putting both theory and practice to the test. Purchased for $6000 in running condition with a few … [Read more...]

McLaren P1 photos released, to be revealed in Paris

[singlepic id=209 w=320 h=240 float=none]The McLaren P1, McLaren’s newest supercar, is set to be revealed September 27th at the Paris Motor Show, Mondial de l'Automobile 2012. Twenty years have passed since McLaren released the iconic F1 road car and much has changed in that time. Government regulations concerning emissions and safety are more … [Read more...]

Lingenfelter Performance Nationals this weekend!

Looking for something to do this weekend? The Lingenfelter Performance Nationals presented by Royal Purple synthetic Oil is taking place at the Summit Racing Equipment Motorsports Park in Norwalk, Ohio from September 21-23. There are activities for enthusiasts of all ages and interests including drag racing, autocross, a car show, tech seminars and … [Read more...]

Top Gear Defies Aston, drives $2M Aston Martin One-77

Hugely popular Top Gear has gotten their hands on the 220 mph, $2M (£1.2M) limited edition (77 built) Aston Martin One-77. Given its price tag and exclusivity, it's not surprising that they had to fly to Dubai to drive it. Dubai after all is where owners will abandon Ferrari Enzo's without raising an eyebrow. As Top Gear explains the … [Read more...]

Spy photos reveal turbocharged 2014 BMW M3

Autoblog, thanks to some spy photos from Brenda Priddy & Co., has revealed some details about the 2014 BMW M3. The photos appear to confirm that 2014 BMW M3 is moving away from the current high-revving (414 hp @ 8300 rpm, 8400 redline) V8 in favor of a twin-, or perhaps, tri-turbocharged I6. Previously Autoblog reported that the third … [Read more...]

The McLaren MP4-12C sounds simply delectable

Henry Catchpole, from the UK's best automotive magazine EVO , shares his epic 3-day road trip in a McLaren MP4-12C. Some stunning photography and great video can see seen in the EVO article and Henry's blog post. The most impressive aspect of the video is the great soundtrack from the Ricardo-built M838T 3.8 litre twin-turbo V8 engine. It's … [Read more...]

Did Mother Nature decide rear-wheel drive is best?

The BBC has an interesting article about animals that is relevant to the age-old question debated by automotive enthusiasts. What’s better, rear-wheel drive (RWD), front-wheel drive (FWD), or all-wheel drive (AWD)? The cheetah, capable of 0-60 mph in under 3 seconds, is the world’s fastest land mammal. There are few street-legal cars capable of … [Read more...]

World’s quickest custom Subaru BRZ from Accelerated Performance

[We've created a profile of this custom turbo Subaru BRZ. Click the link to see more information.] http://youtu.be/aBdFiFOWGms Accelerated Performance out of Toledo, Ohio claims to have the world's quickest Subaru BRZ (sister car to the Scion FR-S and Toyota 86 / GT-86). Having run the ¼ mile in 11.3 s at 127 mph this Subaru BRZ appears to be … [Read more...]