2014 BMW M6 Gran Coupe: It's Official, And We Still Want One

A few days ago, just hours after we showed you the new BMW M6 Gran Coupe, the Bavarians issued a rather long press release about their newest pride. It's not what you would call an exciting read, and we hadn't gotten around to posting the official news because we correctly guessed most of the stats then. Still, we… » 12/17/12 9:30am 12/17/12 9:30am

Listen To The Endless Growling Of The Jaaaaag F-Type's Supercharged V8

Jaguar's F-Type has undergone its first dynamic challenge outside of Jaguar's internal development programme, and three lucky chaps called Martin Brundle, Christian Danner and Justin Bell were flown to the Snetterton 300 circuit with a helicopter to give it a go in both the supercharged V6 and V8 versions. You might… » 12/14/12 10:30am 12/14/12 10:30am

Cummins powered 1960 Cadillac belches black smoke with style

Considering vintage Cadillacs are rarely the first choice for a hot rod platform, it's hard to believe this is the second old Caddy sedan we've seen with a Cummins diesel where it's factory V8 once was. While the other diesel Cadillac sedan we saw was a SEMA show car, this 1960 Cadillac currently listed on Ebay is… » 10/15/11 2:00pm 10/15/11 2:00pm

Beautiful 1964 Ford Fairlane sells for $700,000 to benefit charity

The star of this weekend's Barrett-Jackson auction in Las Vegas was this 1964 Ford Fairlane K-code which sold for an amazing $700,000 with all proceeds going to charity. This very red Fairlane was originally constructed by Rousch Industries as a promotional vehicle for the auction company. Last night it was auctioned… » 9/25/11 5:00pm 9/25/11 5:00pm

Proof that Volvos and twin-turbo Chevy V8s belong together

Swedes were apparently longing for big American V8s while we were longing for their boxy, well-sorted RWD sedans. Now an enterprising group has bridged the two cultures with a Volvo 740 powered by a Chevy 350 stroked to 383 with a pair of Garrett GT42 turbos. Genius. It'll run a 9.44 1/4-mile on slicks. » 8/09/11 1:00pm 8/09/11 1:00pm