Watch A Showdown Between The Best Track Cars You Can Buy Right Now

If there's one thing Evo's Track Car of the Year 2014 video proves, it's that British car enthusiasts are the luckiest devils in the universe. » 2/12/15 8:00pm 2/12/15 8:00pm

Ariel Nomad: Beast Off-Road Buggy With Superlight Sports Car DNA

The very same company responsible for that ass-hauling skeletal structure that is the Ariel Atomis turning their attention building a blazing off-roader. On January 6, the rear-drive Honda-powered Ariel Nomad sport buggy will be revealed to the public, carving trails near you shortly after that. » 12/25/14 1:06pm 12/25/14 1:06pm

This Is What Happens When You Drive An Ariel Atom 3.5R In The Wet

If there's one car that wasn't designed with English summer rain in mind, it's the 350 horsepower Ariel Atom 3.5R. Then again, if you happen to have one on a rainy day, what can you do? » 7/16/14 7:55am 7/16/14 7:55am

The Ariel Ace Is Basically The Adult Lego Set Of Your Motorcycle Dreams

"That's not the motorcycle I want," you think, about the new Ariel Ace. "That's rubbish, it's got the wrong forks and the wrong seats, and the wrong handlebars, and the wrong wheels. It's wrong, wrong, wrong." Well, good news, because Ariel has another bike for you. And it's also called the Ariel Ace. » 6/25/14 9:28am 6/25/14 9:28am

​The Ariel Atom Of Motorcycles Won't Be Like The Ariel Atom At All

Good news: Ariel will show off its long-awaited motorcycle at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. Bad news: It won't be anything like the two-wheeled Atom we expected. Worse news: Automatic transmission. » 6/08/14 4:44pm 6/08/14 4:44pm

​Ariel's First Bike Since The '70s Is Finally Coming

When Ariel dropped its cop-spec Atom, no one seemed to mention the bigger news: Ariel is finally going to build its long-rumored motorcycle in a return to its two-wheeled roots. » 6/04/14 2:03pm 6/04/14 2:03pm

The Ariel Atom Cop Car Is The Most Ridiculous Cop Car

The cops in Dubai might have Bugatti Veyrons, McLarens, and random assorted Lamborghinis and Bentleys. But they have nothing on the Avon and Somerset Constabulary, who can now lay claim to the title of nuttiest police vehicle in the world. Because they just got an Ariel Atom 3.5R. » 6/04/14 11:41am 6/04/14 11:41am

First 180-Degree Spherical HD Gaming Simulator Costs $18,000

If you have that magic combination of wealth, lots of open space in your home, a non-existent or very understanding partner, and maybe a touch of agoraphobia, today's a great day. Ariel, makers of the skeletal Ariel Atom and simulator maker Motion Simulation have joined forces to produce what is likely the finest… » 5/01/12 1:30pm 5/01/12 1:30pm

Two Of The Scariest Cars You Could Drive On The Nürburgring

What's the more terrifying car to drive full-bore on the Nürburgring Nordschleife, the 1,200-lb, 475hp Ariel Atom V8 or the 2,800-lb, 650hp Noble M600? Let's ask Chris Harris. » 4/19/12 3:30pm 4/19/12 3:30pm

Wait, What Size Is Your Penis Again?

This Texan Ariel Atom used to roll with a license plate that said L8RH8R. Now its owner's moved on to something a bit more self-deprecating. The result? Something straight out of Conan O'Brien. » 3/09/12 2:30pm 3/09/12 2:30pm

Belgian Auto Journalist Killed In Test Drive Crash

Belgian automotive journalist Michael Cornette was killed in a test drive of the Ariel Atom — a street-legal track car — yesterday. The 35-year-old writer for the newspaper Krant Van West-Vlaanderen was killed when the sports car lost control and crashed into a silo. » 1/03/12 12:30pm 1/03/12 12:30pm

Who Wants to Race an Ariel Atom?

I do, you do, we all do. All we need is $32,000 each and a couple hundred bucks a race, and we can all join the new Spec Racer Atom series. C'mon, let's do it. » 12/14/10 2:00pm 12/14/10 2:00pm

Race Car Races Inkjet Printer Around Track

Following on the success of their papercraft NSX, Epson bolted one of their inkjet printers shotgun in an Ariel Atom to see if they could print a racetrack out via Wi-Fi faster than the car could drive it. Who wins? » 10/15/10 10:30am 10/15/10 10:30am

The Ariel Atom, Revisited

Last year, we drove the Ariel Atom at Lime Rock Park. It’s time for another rendezvous on an abandoned Soviet airfield where we've found the Atom is still the sharpest and simplest driver’s car ever made. » 9/14/10 1:00pm 9/14/10 1:00pm

Ariel Atom 500: A V8-Powered Mirth Machine

The standard has been raised in the world of bonkers motoring. Behold, the Ariel Atom 500. The Honda inline-four is replaced by a naturally-aspirated 500-hp 3.0-liter V8. Considering the Atom's slightly heavier than an eyelash, this will be spectacular. Updated. » 9/07/10 3:30pm 9/07/10 3:30pm

A Supercharger, A Turbocharger And A 430 HP Ariel Atom

We like nothing better than to see technology originally developed to save polar bears perverted for the purposes of performance. Such is the case with the DDMworks Ariel Atom and its twincharged engine. » 1/26/10 4:30pm 1/26/10 4:30pm

Ariel Slashes Entry-Level Atom 3 Price to $49,980

Getting your hands on one of the most scary-awesome track-ready, street-legal cars in the world just got easier. TMI Autotech, American purveyor of all things fast and scaffolding-like, has just announced a cheaper version of the Ariel Atom 3. » 1/20/10 4:00pm 1/20/10 4:00pm

A Morning at the Classic Car Club of Manhattan

On our way to drive the Ariel Atom at Lime Rock Park, we stopped by the Hudson Street headquarters of the Classic Car Club of Manhattan. At 6 AM on a Sunday, nobody was around—except the cars. » 9/11/09 9:00am 9/11/09 9:00am

Ten Worst Cars To Have Sex In

Earlier this week, the masculoids at Ask Men released their list of the ten best cars to have sex in — complete with positions. After careful deliberation we're prepared to warn you off these ten worst, complete with reasons. » 9/10/09 2:30pm 9/10/09 2:30pm

Ariel Atom 3: First Drive

Super cars don't come much more dedicated than the Ariel Atom 3, a car that's fast becoming a legend. And if you're a dedicated driver they don't come much faster, as we found out at rainy Lime Rock last weekend. » 9/02/09 12:00pm 9/02/09 12:00pm