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2015 VW Golf GTI Initial Impressions

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We’ll be driving the all new 2015 VW Golf GTI for the next week. The reigning hot hatch champ of all time (until the Focus RS arrives to destroy all) is finally here for us to review. The Night Blue Metallic GTI is equipped with a 2.0 liter turbo, cranking out ...

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Is Acura Planning an NSX GT Racer? We Sure Think So.

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Acura has been hinting at a GT racing version of its NSX Sports car since its launch. In an article from sportscar365, Honda Performance Development Vice President and Chief Operating Officer Steve Eriksen said they’re evaluating the GT3 or GTE platform for the car, which is targeted to launch for ...

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Kia Could Still Make The GT4 Stinger A Reality

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According to a report by Autoblog, we may get something from Kia that we’ve hoped for ever since we saw it for the first time. The GT4 Stinger was a total shocker when the Korean automaker dropped it at the 2014 Detroit Auto Show, also known as the North American ...

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Lexus Likely to Delay RC-F GT3 American Debut

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As many of our more loyal readers know, I drive a Lexus. Specifically a ‘02 IS300 filled with straight 6, 2JZ, RWD goodness. Complete with the correct number of pedals (3). However, I can’t really get excited about their current model range, less the spectacular LFA. Sure they look and ...

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10 Reasons to Stop on RED

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The National Coalition for Safer Roads (NCSR) has been warning drivers about the dangers of running red lights through their “Stop On Red Week” event. The week-long awareness program occurs yearly during the first week of August and is dedicated to sharing different aspects of safety, driving statistics, and other information. They’ve released ...

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Mitsubishi: It Was Fun While It Lasted

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Mitsubishi Motors Corporation has decided to begin shutting down its plant in Normal, Illinois, concluding its 27 year production run in the U.S. with the 2015 Outlander Sport this coming November. Mitsubishi will instead focus its production out of Japan, Russia, and ASEAN countries where its pickup trucks are widely popular. The shuttering of the ...

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Project Titan: Lovechild of BMW & Apple?

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Apple’s CEO, Tim Cook, has been in meetings with BMW for a collaboration on the development of a new all-electric car. Apple’s electric car project code-named, Titan, is rumored to use the BMW’s i3 as the basis for the new pure electric car. The project has been in the works for more ...

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Full Review: 2015 Scion FRS

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Let me spin you a yarn. A few years ago, in a land far far away in Japan, Toyota and Subaru got together in what I can only imagine is a tall, glass covered building in Tokyo and had a brief conversation. If I were to speculate, I think it ...

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Is Project Cars A Viable Option For Racing Game Fans?

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The year was 2002.  Eminem was losing himself at the top of the Billboard Charts.  Nerds were flocking to see Star Wars Episode 2.  I was a Freshman In college and like most college freshmen, I focused primarily on school, girls, College Baseball, girls, and video games, not necessarily in that ...

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Is Aston Martin Looking To Get Back Into F1?

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According to multiple reports (Source 1, Source 2) Adrian Newey is getting into bed with Aston Martin and helping with the design of a new road car. For those of you who don’t know who Newey is, he’s the mastermind behind Red Bull F1 as their chief technical officer. Newey ...

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The 2015 Scion FRS: Will It Reddit?

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A few weeks ago I posted this thread on Reddit (r/cars sub) to see if anyone was interested in helping me figure out what to do with the Scion FRS that Scion so wonderfully gave us to drive around for a week. Many people responded with some great suggestions, and ...

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Mazda Is Unlikely To Build A Faster Miata

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According to a report cited by multiple sources (here and here) yesterday, the new ND Mazda Miata is more than likely not going to get a more powerful MAZDASPEED variant anytime soon. Top Gear spoke to the head of the new Miata’s development team, Nobuhiro Yamamoto, at the Goodwood Festival ...

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