The 2015 Ford Mustang GT gets line lock as standard equipment

Not all the Mustang news this week came out of New York. At the Mustang 50 celebration in Charlotte tonight, chief engineer Dave Pericak announced that when the 2015 Mustang GT arrives this fall, it'll have electronic line lock standard as part of the track apps suite. » 4/19/14 7:54pm Saturday 7:54pm

Every journey is happy in a Tatra 603, the world's best car

I had no clue that the Tatra 603 was actually the world's greatest car until I watched this 52-year-old promotional film. (Torchinsky would probably disagree.) It's fast. It drifts. It fords streams. It tumbles down mountains. All while staying a step ahead of the cops, to boot. » 4/07/14 10:29am 4/07/14 10:29am

Formula 1's most epic duel... for 2nd place

Never stop racing. That's the lesson from the 1979 French Grand Prix. Jean-Pierre Jabouille won the race, marking the first victory for a turbocharged F1 car as well as the first F1 win for Renault. But that afternoon is remembered for the electrifying bare-knuckle brawl between Gilles Villeneuve and Renè Arnoux for the … » 3/13/14 5:19pm 3/13/14 5:19pm

Any questions for Need For Speed director Scott Waugh?

I'm talking to Need For Speed director Scott Waugh tomorrow afternoon. If you have any questions you'd like me to ask, I'll try and include at least one. If I use it, I'll make sure you get credited for it in my piece. I saw the movie today, but reviews are embargoed until next week. I can tell you that I have plenty… » 3/05/14 7:18pm 3/05/14 7:18pm

R&T's 51 coolest cars of the last 50 years

If you get the magazine this month, then you know it's all about our 51 Coolest Cars of the Last 50 Years special feature. If you're like, "Paper? What?" well, it's all online now.
As with every other list, this went through a lot of debate. Some serious cars missed the cut. You will likely be outraged, if, for example,… » 3/04/14 10:07am 3/04/14 10:07am

The sinkhole Corvettes as they looked before the museum ate them

All things considered, the National Corvette Museum sinkhole disaster could have been a lot worse. Imagine, for instance, what might have been if the earth opened up when museum patrons were in the exhibit hall? And while what the cars look like now is getting lots of attention, we figured it might be worth remembering … » 2/13/14 1:12pm 2/13/14 1:12pm