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2014 Aston Martin Vanquish

A Carbon-Fiber Successor To The Flagship DBS A terrible wave of sadness engulfed me from the driver’s seat of the Aston Martin as its speedometer needle crept towards 130 miles per hour. My anguish only grew as the upcoming corner … Continue reading

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2013 Audi S5 Coupe

It’s hard to believe, but 2013 marks the sixth model year for the Audi S5 (it launched as a 2008 model). I’ve loved this coupe since the day it debuted, but if I’m honest, the thing that really made the … Continue reading

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2013 Aston Martin V8 Vantage Roadster

A Proper Argument for Ignoring the Performance Specifications Sheet Handcrafted in Gaydon, England, the Aston Martin V8 Vantage Roadster is a convertible variant of the fixed-roof V8 Vantage Coupe. The soft-top made its world debut on the heels of its … Continue reading

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2014 Audi R8 V10 Plus

Refreshed Icon Is An Alpine Star When it comes to something as inherently outrageous as the supercar segment, you might think that it would never really need shaking up. But that’s not the case – every once in a while, … Continue reading

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2012 Audi TTS

  Learning To Love The TT Middle Child Before we get started down this rabbit hole, I feel obligated to come clean. I love the Audi TT RS. I love the top-tier TT the way nose bleeds love blow. The … Continue reading

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2012 Lamborghini Gallardo LP 550-2 Spyder

Rear-Wheel Drive Is Key To The Enthusiast’s Soul Lamborghini has created so many Gallardo models over the past eight years that it appears to be peddling more flavors than Baskin-Robbins. The Italian automaker has mixed and matched engines, powertrains, paint … Continue reading

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Alex Wurz gets behind the wheel of the Lexus LFA

We can attest to the joys of driving the Lexus LFA, having spent several days this past fall becoming addicted to the 4.8-liter V10 and race-bred suspension. We aren’t the only ones who have developed an affection for the $400,000 … Continue reading

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Artega to unveil new roadster in Geneva

The Artega GT has no lack of fans in the ranks of the Autoblog editorial staff. With a shape that shows the likes of the Lotus Evora and Porsche Cayman how things ought to be done and a 3.6-liter V6 … Continue reading

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Fisker Karma: The World’s Most Interesting Car

The $100,000 Fisker Karma luxury plug-in hybrid isn’t perfect, but it’s perfectly fascinating in its ambition and execution. Dan Neil has a review on The News Hub. This car might be your worst nightmare. A plug-in hybrid electric luxury sedan … Continue reading

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Huet Brothers announce Coupe RR and Race models

The Huet Brothers original HB Special, released three years ago, was based on the aging mechanicals of a Triumph TR6. The new HB Coupe should have stronger bones: it starts its life as a BMW 1 Series Coupe. Buyers can … Continue reading

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McLaren MP4-12C takes America by storm

Give us your tired, your poor, your huddled masses yearning to breathe free. But most of all, give us your supercars. There have been far too many that were never homologated for the American market, but thankfully the new McLaren … Continue reading

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Jaguar considering track-focused XKR-S

Items like the thick, cross-stiched leather, touchscreen navigation and a Bowers & Wilkins stereo hide just how wild the Jaguar XKR-S is. Without them you’d be overcome by the scent of a feral carnivore with blood on its breath, which … Continue reading

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2013 Bentley Continental GT V8

The Red Badge Of Courage When it comes to high-end automobiles, there exists a surprisingly large group of well-heeled buyers seemingly only too happy to plunk down the vast sums required to buy the most expensive model in a given … Continue reading

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Jaguar gears up to produce small run of turbine-powered C-X75 supercars

Jaguar has a bit of a tricky history with supercars. The only previous example it actually built was the XJ220, which remains an impressive specimen even 20 years later, even though it never quite lived up to what the original … Continue reading

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Ferrari to unveil new F620 in Geneva

It’s not every day that Ferrari unveils a new model. And most of the time, when it does, it’s a variant of an existing one. But when the doors open at the Geneva Motor Show next month, word has it … Continue reading

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