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Insane Rezvani Beast Alpha X Blackbird Looks Ready to Fly

Some people prefer their cars to be straightforward and sensible. Others love the idea of driving something truly insane. If you happen to be one of the latter, meet your new dream car. It’s called the Rezvani Beast Alpha X Blackbird, and it’s the 700-hp version of the already absurd Rezvani Beast Alpha. When we say the Beast Alpha is absurd, ...

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Tesla-Only Race Series is Ready to Get Ludicrous

Thanks to its, well, ludicrous acceleration, the Tesla Model S P100D has seen plenty of success on the drag strip. It’s also the quickest car we’ve ever tested, and it will probably at least hold that title until we can officially test the Dodge Challenger Demon. But soon, you’ll also be able to watch the Model S race on a legitimate ...

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January 2018 Auto Sales Winners and Losers

January 2018 auto sales are looking up and Toyota was the biggest winner with a 17 percent gain over last year’s sales figures. Fiat Chrysler was the biggest loser dropping a whopping 13 percent over last year’s sales numbers. “We are off to a great start with strong customer demand for light trucks, including RAV4, Highlander, and 4Runner, setting best-ever records ...

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2018 Hyundai Kona Priced Starting at $20,450

Although a bit late to the game, Hyundai will soon introduce a new subcompact crossover to the U.S. market. The 2018 Hyundai Kona goes on sale in March with a starting price of $20,450. All-wheel drive tacks on $1,300 to the price of any trim. At that starting price, the Kona undercuts the Toyota C-HR, Mazda CX-3, and Honda HR-V. ...

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Tech Takedown: Separating the Vaporware from the Software and Hardware at CES

The annual Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas is always a potpourri of the present and future, practical and fantastical. It’s where pragmatism and aspiration collide in a torrent of ones and zeros, where automakers unveil technologies destined for your next car with those that might never see the light of day—sometimes at the same booth. I’ve canvassed the expansive ...

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BMW Reportedly Considering an X2 Convertible

Last year, BMW introduced the X2 (shown above), a crossover that’s very closely related to the X1 (which, in turn, is closely related to the Mini Countryman), only slightly smaller and sportier looking. Granted, it will soon be available in front-wheel drive form, so we don’t expect the X2 to be that much sportier performance-wise, but it will probably appeal to those stylish, ...

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Honda Renews Passport for 2019?

We knew Honda planned to bring back the Passport name, but now a new report claims to have some details on the upcoming model. The new two-row crossover is expected to slot in between the CR-V and the Pilot to compete with the likes of the Nissan Murano and Ford Edge. A person familiar with the matter told Automotive News that the automaker will show ...

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Tesla Roadster to Launch into Space

Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk announced the launch of the Falcon Heavy rocket on Twitter back in December. He also revealed that his cherry red Tesla Roadster will serve as payload for the test flight. Just in case we didn’t believe him, he went so far as to post a picture of a Roadster mounted to a pedestal inside ...

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Eight Ford Performance Vehicles Battle in Barcelona

Back when it was founded in 2014, Ford Performance promised 12 models by 2020. So far, there are eight Ford Performance-tuned vehicles worldwide, and new models like the 2019 Ford Edge ST and upcoming 2019 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 are right around the corner. To celebrate, Ford Performance gathered most of its current offerings plus the Chip Ganassi Racing Ford GT on ...

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