Hardcore Dodge Viper ACR Headed to SEMA

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‘ACR’. That three-letter acronym stands for American Club Racing, and in the minds of diehard Mopar fans, occupies a space of Dodge Viper royalty. To the layperson though, ‘ACR’ has somewhat lost its verbal punch since it hasn’t adorned the rear haunches of the current generation Viper.

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Maserati MC12 Looks Stunning on the Street

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50; that’s the original number of uber rare Maserati MC12 Corsa race cars the Italian firm built between 2004 and 2005. So with such a limited amount of cars built, you wouldn’t expect to see one just hanging out on a residential street. Someway, somehow, in Northern California— I did. Scrambling to get my camera equipment, I had to go back and get a few shots of this thing.

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Brand New 1980 Lotus Sunbeam Goes to Auction, Only 193 Miles

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While there’s a handful of things that get vintage motorheads revved up, few feelings eclipse the prospect of stumbling onto an old classic car that’s never been used. It’s a sensation akin to un-boxing a Christmas gift that has been lost to the closet for three decades. Continue Reading »

Watch this Porpoise-Like Personal Submarine Dive and Fly Above the Water

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Are you like me? Do you dream of propelling through the ocean at high speeds like a a dolphin or killer whale? Well, one company wants to make all your porpoise dreams come true.

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Tesla May Sell Its 50,000th Model S By The End Of The Month

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Tesla could hit a milestone at the end of the month, selling its 50,000th Model S. This is an impressive number, even more so because back in January they sold their 25,000th Model S meaning they’ve double the lifetime sales of the model in just 9 months.

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Trion Nemesis Supercar Hopes to Bring 2,000HP to Market in 2016

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If there’s one credence that we as Americans hold dear, it’s that bigger is better. Don’t agree? Just look at our hypercars. Continue Reading »

Porsche Cayman Doubles as Sporty Shooting Brake

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Somewhere, across the Internet, there is a person who has dreamed incessantly of turning their balanced, honed Porsche Cayman into a sleek shooting brake. Today, consider your wish granted. Continue Reading »

Porsche 911 or Toyota GT86 Rally Car? You Can Drive Both

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You want to rally like a pro? You can, hypothetically. All you need is a bit of practice, some big cojones, and of course, a good car. These two new options might pique your interest.

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Meet ‘Recoil’ – A Supercharged ’66 Chevrolet Chevelle

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SEMA, which opens in short order, is a compelling mixture of classic, contemporary and future cars. Probably none will exude that better than the “Recoil,” a one-of-a-kind 1966 Chevrolet Chevelle.

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BMW is Building an Even Faster i8

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BMW is celebrating its 100th anniversary in 2016 and that celebration will include the introduction of a new high-performance version of the i8 codenamed the M100. This will be a much sportier version of the existing i8 and it will include bespoke parts to make it something even more desirable.

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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.