Watch A Pontiac Trans Am And A Mitsubishi Evo Run The Same Autocross

When the folks at OPTIMA sent me over a preview of the Ultimate Street Car Invitational running on SPEED last month I was amused to see two of the very different cars running were a Bandit Trans-Am and a 2003 Mitsubishi Evo. Few competitions would pair those cars together, least of all on an autocross. » 4/01/13 10:30am 4/01/13 10:30am

The Slickest Car Vs. Motorcycle Race Ever

The car-against-motorcycle racing trope has been around for a while, with now- predictable results: Motorcycles are straight-line monsters, while the stability of four wheels gives the cornering advantage to cars. Leave it to France's Moto-Journal to ponder whether this is still true on snowpack in the middle of… » 3/09/12 3:30pm 3/09/12 3:30pm

Vet gets face broken on Pearl Harbor Day for vandalizing Japanese car

Just when you thought no one was celebrating or remembering the 70th anniversary of Pearl Harbor, there's this: a Navy veteran spray-painting "12-7 USN" on a Japanese car, like a racist jerk, and then two young men beating the crap out of him on camera, like roid-raging jerks. America! » 12/07/11 11:20pm 12/07/11 11:20pm

Watch a rear-wheel drive Nissan GT-R outrun a 400-hp Evo

One would think that a 400 hp Mitsubishi Evo IX would have little competition when pulling away from a traffic light. Certainly not the kind of competition that leaves it standing like a sloth observing a Saturn V. Yet that is exactly the kind of competition offered by a certain rear-wheel drive GT-R in this video,… » 11/30/11 1:00pm 11/30/11 1:00pm