Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo Crashes in Mojave

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It appears that Virgin Galactic’s SpaceShipTwo, a six-passenger suborbital spacecraft backed by Virgin founder Richard Branson, has crashed in California’s Mojave Desert following what the company is calling “a serious anomaly” during tests. Continue Reading »

Vorsteiner Turned the BMW M4 into a 550HP Monster

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BMW purists might recoil at the sight of brand new M4 getting cut up and put under the angle grinder. But let them whimper. Vorsteiner has taken the already naughty BMW M4 Coupe and turned the aggression knob up to 11 with its special edition GTRS4.

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3 Spooky Stories of Haunted Cars

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When it comes to inanimate objects being haunted, houses seem to get all the glory. Psychologists say this is because homes are supposed to represent safety and security in people’s minds. Thus nothing could be more disturbing than the very thing that’s supposed to provide sanctity being a repository of evil.

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Interactive Honda Ad Shows You the Naughty Side of Civic

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If you only accomplish one or two things today, make sure one includes watching this thriller of an ad from Honda.

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5 Reasons the Dodge Hellcat Duo is Completely Scary

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Happy Halloween guys and ghouls, the time has come to consume horrifying amounts of candy and/or get terrifyingly drunk. But before you do, take a look at two of the scariest cars on the market— the Dodge Charger and Dodge Challenger Hellcat.

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Le Mans Class-Winning Ferrari 275 GTB Competizione Up For Auction

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In 1966, Ferrari introduced a version of its 275 GTB for GT-class racing, with a lighter and stronger chassis, wider wheels, twin fuel tanks, an alloy body and a reworked 3.3-liter V12 engine. Twelve examples of the Ferrari 275 GTB Competizione were built. This one is the 11th of them and its claim to fame is that won its class at Le Mans in 1967.

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Long Forgotten Tucker Torpedo Concept Rising from the Dead

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Preston Tucker wanted to build cars like no one had ever seen before. But his hopes were crushed under the heels of a fraud investigation by the Securities and Exchange Commission. Although Tucker won his case, the company never recovered and only 51 examples of the Tucker 48 were built.

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Shield Your Eyes from this Mutant McLaren P1

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Beauty may be in the eye of the beholder, but that little bit of vomit in my mouth? That’s all due to what one Chinese owner did to his 2014 McLaren P1. It’s just frightening, which is fitting on Halloween. Continue Reading »

Scion Made an FR-S Targa Turbo That’s Almost Perfect

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This year’s SEMA show can’t come soon enough, especially when Scion is bringing something as cool as this. That, my friends, is a turbocharged, targa-fied FR-S that’s probably as perfect as you can get in a pure sportscar.

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6 Weirdest Trucks from Around the World

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We’ve been featuring some pretty weird trucks lately— a Unimog, a Fiat. And it got me thinking about other weird trucks out there. To save you the trouble of searching, I’ve come up with 5 of the weirdest trucks from around the world.

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CONTRIBUTORS

  • George Kennedy

    As BoldRide’s Managing Editor, George Kennedy helps bring forth his voice and perspective of the automotive landscape. Before joining the BR team, George has been a senior writer at WheelsTV, a feature writer for Hemmings Classic Wheels and an associate editor at Autoblog.com. He is also a featured contributor for the Boston Globe.

  • Jeff Perez

    Miami born BoldRide Content Director, Jeff began writing and attending auto shows while still in high school. As much as he loves the run-of-the-mill Italian supercar, his dream would be to compete in a bare-knuckle rally stage behind the wheel of a Lancia Stratos. If the classic Lancia ever does make it's way back into production he will be giving up his soul to own one.

  • Michael Prichinello

    Michael co-owns the Manhattan Classic Car Club. His idea of a dream vacation is flying somewhere to drive for a few thousand miles and, accordingly, he's racked up close to 500,000 miles driven in his lifetime. That includes five trips to the Nurburgring, and countless other races. While he's piloted more than 400 different types of cars, his first was a 1991 Trans Am.

  • Bill Wilson

    Bill was born with grease under his fingernails and a socket wrench in his hand. Okay, maybe that’s a slight exaggeration. But he has nurtured a passion for both writing and for all things automotive during most of his 46 years on the planet. He lives with his wife and a motley crew of dogs, cats, and other furry creatures near Asheville, NC. In his spare time he can usually be found at car shows.