What do an early Porsche 911 and the original Acura NSX have in common? If you lift off the throttle in a corner, you'll most likely crash, as the editors of Car And Driver found out twice in the 1990s.
I never bought comic books. I wasn't too much into Cowyboys and Indians, though I did have horses and was a pretty good rider. I didn't play football. But I scraped every nickel I had together to buy the latest Car and Driver, Road and Track, and other car magazines. I'm not sure why, my Dad liked cars, but it drove…
So Spin magazine is going out of print. You're sad, I know, but hey, your subscription isn't up yet, maybe you'll get a nice refund to make up for the loss of music news.
Morgan is one of the most old school car manufacturers in the world. They still make cars with ash wood frames.
Name all of the Italian supercars that you can currently buy with a proper manual gearbox. Do it. Now.
There has typically only been room for one top dog in the Porsche empire, and traditionally, that car has been the 911 Carrera.
Although it's not yet up online, thanks to the continued inability of ink-and-paper publications to time when they can shoot their story load on the public, we've got the Car & Driver's 2012 10Best list before it's even up on their website. The winners will likely not in any way shock and/or amaze you.
David E. Davis, Jr., former editor and publisher of Car and Driver and founder of Automobile magazine, died today following cancer surgery in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Davis was 80.
We've just received Car and Driver's 10Best list for 2011. A quick perusal tells us this year's big magazine marketing listicle includes some of the usual
suspects... and one or two electrifying twists. You know, for kids!
Audi's stand at the Frankfurt Auto Show resembled a small city and likely cost over $20 million. The newly energized art team at CarandDriver's broken it down for this info-porn graphic. Only thing missing? Pounds of white sausage served. [CarandDriver]
January's issue of Car and Driver magazine sees what many would term a "major" redesign. We've asked Eddie Alterman, the new C/D editor-in-chief, to walk us through some of the layout changes of the newly-redesigned buff book. — Ed.
Car and Driver's annual list of the "10Best" cars sold in America includes the BMW 3-series and the Honda Accord (as usual). Except this year the Ford Fusion Hybrid joins the Cadillac CTS/CTS-V in representing America.
...and here it is. You're looking at the future of CarandDriver, or as it'll soon be known...CarandInches. We hear Eddie's working up draft copy as we speak. [via The Daily Show]
CarandDriver included the above shot of a BMW X6M beating out a hopped-up Chevy Nova II at Michigan's Milan Dragway for their review of the Bimmer. The only problem is it never happened. C&D's response below.