Hyundai Is Making Interesting Concepts: A Slick Little Hatchback SUV

I’ve been more impressed with Hyundai’s ideas since we saw their small-truck Santa Cruz concept at the Detroit Auto Show. Now, they’ve just shown an interesting concept at the Seoul Auto Show, called the Enduro. It’s a little hatchback on big tires, sort of like a super-sleek Lada Niva from the future, which I’m sure… » 4/01/15 8:35pm Yesterday 8:35pm

Here's What It's Like To Race A Motorcycle Up Tight Stairs and Sidewalks

I'm sure there are some steps or sidewalks in your city you've walked thinking; "it would be so cool to tear that up on a dirt bike." Here's what it's like to live out that fantasy, in an "off-road race" that looks like a James Bond chase scene. » 11/10/14 1:34pm 11/10/14 1:34pm

Going Out In a Blaze of Glory: Banger Racing

In the US of A, we got good wholesome enduro racing, with your Monte Carlos and your Camaros and whatnot. Over in the UK, however, they call it "banger racing" and they'll put just about anything on the track. Rolls-Royces, Jensen Interceptors, and a whole bunch of big American cars end their lives in banger racing,… » 12/19/07 1:30pm 12/19/07 1:30pm

Project Car Hell, Enduro Edition: Monte Carlo or Camaro?

Since our last Choose Your Eternity poll featured a 50.6% to 49.4% virtual dead heat at the time of this writing, with the 1976 De Tomaso Longchamp just barely ahead of the three Bitter SCs, and with the Jaloppers all fired up over the Pumkpin Smash enduro race, we figured it would be a good time to do a PCH… » 10/29/07 5:30pm 10/29/07 5:30pm

30 Second-Gen Camaros and an Escort!


Most of the cars here in the Altamont Pumpkin Smash- which features smashed pumpkins all over the track, not to mention soapy water- are 2nd-gen GM F-bodies and mid-70s Monte Carlos, but we've got a couple of Cadillacs, a pink '76 T-Bird, and a lone Ford Escort. Survive, little Escort, survive! » 10/27/07 9:15pm 10/27/07 9:15pm

Welcome To Pumpkin Smash!

I'm here at Altamont Motorsports Park for the second weekend in a row, this time covering the Pumpkin Smash Enduro race for your metal-crunching, Detroit-V8-powered enjoyment! The Loverman has rolled up in his gleaming new Lexus, and we're meeting up in Belvedere Adrian's Serro Scotty trailer for beer and sausages… » 10/27/07 8:30pm 10/27/07 8:30pm