Monthly Archives: November 2011

2012 Mercedes C-300 review: The all-purpose luxury car

The snow was no problem. It was only about two inches deep and, at that level, most cars would ignore it. But the temperature kept skipping just above freezing, producing cold rain, and then heading back south, turning the white … Continue reading

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2011 Audi S5 Cabriolet 3.0 TFSI quattro Premium Review – Auto123

I just spent last week in the Audi S5 Coupe and fell in love. The only thing that could make the car better, in my opinion, is to have a topless option. My dreams have almost come true this week; … Continue reading

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2012 Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Coupe Black Series

Uncorking This Road-Legal DTM Coupe At Laguna Seca Turn Two at Laguna Seca is one of racing’s more interesting creations. Get it wrong here and the rest of your lap will get really grumpy really fast. The AMG-Mercedes people thankfully … Continue reading

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First Look: 2012 Dodge Challenger SRT8, Charger SRT8

AUTO SHOWS:  Dodge and the Street and Racing Technology (SRT) division have divulged information on two new special-edition high-performance models. The 2012 Dodge Charger SRT8 Super Bee and Dodge Challenger SRT8 392 Yellow Jacket receive a host of visual changes … Continue reading

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Mercedes-Benz reveals 518-hp ML63 AMG ahead of Los Angeles debut

Efficiency and outstanding performance November 14, 2011 – MONTVALE, NJ Making its worldwide debut at the 2011 Los Angeles Auto Show, the 2012 Mercedes-Benz ML63 AMG unites efficiency and performance, exclusivity and an outstanding driving experience. The estimated combined fuel … Continue reading

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2012 Ford Mustang Boss 302

The Pony Car‘s Best Ambassador Despite extolling their many carnal virtues for years, we know that there’s still a sizable group of enthusiasts who have never managed to wrap their heads around the idea of owning a pony car. We’ve … Continue reading

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2013 Ford Shelby GT500 delivers 650 HP and 200 MPH straight from the factory

2013 Ford Shelby GT500 Debuts as Most Powerful Production V8 in the World with 650 Horsepower, Top Speed of 200+ MPH • New Ford Shelby GT500 is powered by an aluminum 5.8-liter supercharged V8 producing 650 horsepower and 600 lb.-ft. … Continue reading

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First Look: 2013 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 Convertible

AUTO SHOWS:  If a fixed roof was the only characteristic preventing you from dubbing the 2012 Chevrolet Camaro ZL1 as the perfect muscle car, you’ll be happy to hear GM is adding a ZL1 Convertible for the 2013 model year. … Continue reading

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2012 Shelby GTS

Bringing The Shelby Name To The Masses The Shelby name doesn’t come cheap. Vintage Shelby Mustangs and Cobras can command six or sometimes even seven figure sums. The current Shelby offerings are much cheaper – the GT350 is priced around … Continue reading

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From Street Legal TV: Walking the floor at SEMA can be an unsettling experience. The first hour or two – or even longer if you don’t attend shows like this – will leave you…

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SSC previews radical Tuatara interior

Shelby SuperCars has released images and video depicting a rendering of the interior of its forthcoming Tuatara. The company says that designers have worked to integrate some of the vehicle’s exterior elements into the cockpit, which is why we’re guessing … Continue reading

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Watch Hennessey’s own CTS-V SportWagon pull a sub-11-second quarter mile

The image above is a perfect example of potential energy. What we have is famed tuner John Hennessey’s own personal daily driver, a modified Cadillac CTS-V Sport Wagon called “Hammer Wagon,” about to run down the quarter mile. Its twin-turbo … Continue reading

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2012 Porsche 911 Carrera S

The world’s most iconic sports car, the Porsche 911, is redefined about every seven years. This is no easy feat, as each new model must not only conform to ever tightening emissions, fuel economy and safety regulations, but must be … Continue reading

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HBH reveals final design for mid-engined Aston Martin Bulldog GT

    Aston Martins often prove capable of tangling with the likes of Ferraris and Lamborghinis. But one thing that sets them apart is that, while their Italian counterparts often place their engines amidship, Astons are always front-engined. Right? Well, … Continue reading

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Mercedes-Benz C 63 AMG Review

2012 Mercedes-Benz C 63 AMG: 6.3-litre V8 with AMG Performance package, AMG Speedshift MCT seven-speed sports transmission, 358kW/600Nm. Options: AMG 19-inch matt black alloys, KEYLESS-GO, rear electric roller blind, AMG locking differential, tyre pressure monitoring system: Price as tested: $177,860 … Continue reading

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