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Peugeot 208 T16 Pikes Peak's Next Challenge is Goodwood

Peugeot 208 T16 Pikes Peak's Next Challenge is Goodwood

Sebastien Loeb will not drive it up the Goodwood Hill

The Peugeot 208 T16 Pikes Peak is on its way right now to the Goodwood Festival of Speed where it will take on the Goodwood hill. At the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb nine-time WRC Champion Sebastien Loeb broke the course record by over a mi...
05.07.2013 | 1299 views | 0 comments
Ford Builds One-Off Mustang for U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds

Ford Builds One-Off Mustang for U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds

It celebrates the groups 60th anniversary

Ford has built a one-off Ford Mustang celebrating the 60th anniversary of the U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds. The 2014 car will be sold in a charity auction on August 1 to benefit flight training for young people. The car is also the first 2014 model...
03.07.2013 | 5917 views | 0 comments
Toyota Reaches 10 Million Sales of Camry and 3 Million Sales of Prius

Toyota Reaches 10 Million Sales of Camry and 3 Million Sales of Prius

It took the Camry 30 years to reach the milestone, 16 years for Prius

Toyota has reached two very important milestones for two of its key models in July. The Toyota Camry has hit 10 million sales since being introduced to the US in 1983, and the Prius has sold three million cars worldwide since it was introduced in ...
03.07.2013 | 750 views | 0 comments
New Featurette Reveals More About 'Rush'

New Featurette Reveals More About 'Rush'

It is schedule for release in September

If you are a fan of motorsports, especially Formula 1, and not looking forward to "Rush," you must be crazy. The film tells the story of James Hunt and Niki Lauda during the 1976 season, specifically the rivalry between the two men. ...
01.07.2013 | 696 views | 0 comments
Transformers 4 Offering a Mix of American Muscle and European Performance

Transformers 4 Offering a Mix of American Muscle and European Performance

It is scheduled to debut in theaters on June 27, 2014

We might be living in a new Renaissance for car films. Between franchises like "The Fast and the Furious" and "Transformers," plus more intellectual fare like "Drive," it is a great time to see cars on screen. ...
01.07.2013 | 7732 views | 0 comments
Japanese Watch Will Tell You If You're Too Drunk to Drive

Japanese Watch Will Tell You If You're Too Drunk to Drive

Includes a breathalyzer to measure blood alcohol content

Nobody should drive drunk ever. There is absolutely no excuse for it, and apparently the Japanese agree. Watchmaker Tokyoflash has created the Kisai, the world's first Breathalyzer watch. The watch comes with all sorts of ways to test your...
28.06.2013 | 5115 views | 0 comments
Qatari Royal's Glow-in-the-Dark Aventador Impounded in UK

Qatari Royal's Glow-in-the-Dark Aventador Impounded in UK

The driver did not have a UK license or insurance

Occasionally, it feels good to know that even if you drive a glow-in-the-dark Lamborghini Aventador, things are not always perfect. Nasser Al-Thani, a member of the Qatari ruling family, had his Aventador towed on June 27 outside of Harrod’s...
27.06.2013 | 22238 views | 0 comments
Top Gear UK Begins 20th Series on June 30

Top Gear UK Begins 20th Series on June 30

It begins on July 8 in the US

Since Top Gear's relaunch in 2002, it has become the world's premiere automotive TV show. Its 20th series begins on June 30 in the UK and will premiere in the US a week later on July 8 in the US. While the show certainly has its biases...
26.06.2013 | 5112 views | 0 comments
Peugeot Creates High Concept GTi Surfboard for Goodwood Festival

Peugeot Creates High Concept GTi Surfboard for Goodwood Festival

It will be on display with the RCZ and GTi at Goodwood

The Peugeot Design Lab, which does contract design work for company’s worldwide, has created a GTi Surfboard Concept for the Goodwood Festival of Speed that will be on display with the GTi, RCZ R and Onyx Concept. There will also be a surf m...
26.06.2013 | 9451 views | 0 comments
World's Largest Group of Mazda's Ever Meet in the Netherlands

World's Largest Group of Mazda's Ever Meet in the Netherlands

Mazda's European CEO led the procession

Mazda set a new world record on June 15 in Lelystad, Netherlands, when 683 Mazda MX-5s met in a procession around the RDW Test Center. It is a new Guinness World Record. The previous record was set in Essen, Germany in 2010 with 459 cars. Pres...
18.06.2013 | 1677 views | 0 comments
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