The 20 Year Old Ford Escort Cosworth Is Legal And Uncrushable

In order to be legal for import, most cars have to be crash tested and given certification but one man was able to import the Ford Escort RS Cosworth with the equivalent of a video game simulation and the cars are still legal to this day. Most cars that are less than 25 years old can seized by the government and… » 3/16/15 10:35am 3/16/15 10:35am

Cosworth Scion FR-S Is A 230 HP Tuner Car That Won't Void The Warranty

Cosworth has announced they're moving away from supplying individual parts and moving towards full tuning setups. Their objective is to become an approved upgrade partner for manufacturers, and the first in line is Subaru's FA20 engine with the Stage 1 Power Package, good for 230 horsepower. » 5/30/14 12:45pm 5/30/14 12:45pm

Cosworth Is Sort Of Going To Make The Wild Toyobarus We Dreamed Of

The Scion FR-S and the Subaru BRZ have been widely hailed as some of the best (relatively) cheap, fun cars of the past few years. But they've always had one major complaint. Their engines are a bit, how shall we say, underpowered. Famed British engineering firm Cosworth aims to change that. » 5/19/14 8:00pm 5/19/14 8:00pm

Ayrton Senna da Silva - The Rally Driver from Brazil (with video)

"I know nothing about rallying. I've seen the pictures in magazines, sometimes watched it on television. And I deliberately haven't listened to anyone about rally driving. I want to find out for myself." - Ayrton Senna » 4/20/14 4:47pm 4/20/14 4:47pm

Cosworth Tuned A Hyundai Veloster For SEMA, Too

We already knew that Cosworth tuned up a very blue and very cool Hyundai Genesis Coupe for SEMA. We didn't know that they Hyundai sent them a Veloster as well. We like. » 10/15/12 3:00pm 10/15/12 3:00pm

Hyundai Genesis Coupe Cosworth Is Our Kind Of Tuner Car

Cosworth is a legendary name in performance cars, and now Hyundai has contracted them to tune up their Genesis Coupe. With 389 horsepower and 325 lb-ft of torque, the numbers gains aren't outlandish, but the package looks just right. » 10/02/12 8:45am 10/02/12 8:45am

Help us find this stolen $150,000 Escort Cosworth

James Rogers had been building his perfect car, a black Ford Escort RS Cosworth, only to have it stolen while it was getting a simple repair. Help us find a fellow enthusiast's one-of-a-kind petrolhead masterpiece. » 10/13/11 10:00am 10/13/11 10:00am

Young McLaren talent beaten by future Danish computer scientist

McLaren may not have won the F1 constructors’ championship for 13 years, but it’s certainly not for the lack of young talent. Pictured here is a pedal car race for the children of Formula One people from 1969, and the girl in the top car, team founder Bruce McLaren’s three-year-old daughter Amanda, had serious… » 8/12/11 4:30pm 8/12/11 4:30pm

Awesome vintage Ford rally footage

The Ford Sierra RS500 Cosworth has a serious reputation as a legendary rally machine. In case you've forgotten why, want to be reminded, or didn't know to begin with, watching and listening to this vintage racing footage will sum it up nicely.
[via VWVortex] » 3/06/11 11:00am 3/06/11 11:00am

For $19,900, high sierra

Canada is often marginalized as being ‘America's hat.' However, if they allow cars like today's Nice Price or Crack Pipe Sierra Cosworth up there, you might just want to change that insult to America's helmet. » 2/16/11 8:00am 2/16/11 8:00am

How To Make A Grand Exit

The Cosworth-powered Virgin Racing VR-01 is raised from the course during warm-up for this year's Monaco Grand Prix as the fabulously wealthy watch from their yachts. (Photo Credit: Paul Gilham/Getty Images) » 5/24/10 2:30pm 5/24/10 2:30pm

Why Pay $5,500 For an ’87 190E? Just Be Cosworth

The 1885 Benz Patent Motorwagon is generally considered to be the first production car. Today's Nice Price or Crack Pipe 190E Cossie represents over 100 years of evolution since then, but could its price make it potentially your next car? » 5/24/10 8:00am 5/24/10 8:00am

Rebel With A Cosworth for $25,000

William Randolph Hearst created his San Simeon castle by importing the best of Europe's ancient architecture and having Julia Morgan find ways to incorporate it. Today, Nice Price or Crack Pipe has a Ford Sierra that would make Hearst proud. » 4/05/10 8:00am 4/05/10 8:00am

Worlds Collide: Subaru Impreza WRX STI Cosworth

Yes, that's right Cosworth. The legendary English speed shop, responsible for legendary cars like the Ford Sierra Cosworth and Ford Escort Cosworth, is turning its hand to the Subaru Impreza WRX STI. Think a whale tail will fit? » 2/11/10 1:40pm 2/11/10 1:40pm

Old German Touring Cars Make Everything Better

Sixteen-valve fours, crashing, and some of the best racing ever seen. It's like NASCAR, if NASCAR were high on schnitzel and still had soul. We've watched a lot of DTM videos. This is one of the best. » 11/25/09 3:30pm 11/25/09 3:30pm

What’s a Cosworth? Oh, About $26,500!

It's Friday, and what better way to end the week than with a 1994 Escort from FORD. And Nice Price or Crack Pipe wants you to know that stands for Flying Over Roads Demonically. » 9/18/09 7:30am 9/18/09 7:30am