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BuzzThis Special-edition Subaru Forester Has a Dubious Acronym
Automakers sometimes choose vehicle names that sound funny or weird in certain languages, but it’s not like they do it on purpose. This time, it’s different. At the Singapore Auto Show this week, Subaru presented a number of concepts and modified cars including one that’s officially known as “Forester Ultimate …
BuzzTesla Roadster Re-imagined in Cybertruck Guise
What would happen if you crossed the upcoming Tesla Roadster with the newly unveiled Cybertruck ? It’s a question no one has ever asked (we think), yet the answer can be found in this rendering posted on Twitter earlier this month. A modern take on the famous DMC DeLorean? We …
BuzzHere’s a Mazda RX-7 with Four Rotors, 1,000 Hp and Mad Sound Effects
Hoping to relive the magic of the LeMans-winning 787B race car, a Mazda RX-7 owner by the name of David Mazzei has completely transformed the powertrain by using the iconic, four-rotor R26B engine from the Japanese automaker. This extremely high-revving 2.6-litre mill originally produced 700 horsepower, but Mazzei somehow managed …
BuzzThis Nissan LEAF is a Rolling Christmas Tree
Do we need to remind you what a bad year Nissan has had? Fraud scandals involving some of its top officials, freefalling profits, 10,000 jobs to be cut around the world, cars being dropped from the lineup. In the U.S., Nissan will even suspend operations for two days in January …
BuzzAcura Restores its First SUV and it is Subtly Awesome
Remember the old Acura SLX? Maybe not. The Japanese luxury brand’s first SUV was sold exclusively in the U.S. in the late 1990s as a clone of the Isuzu Trooper. It was replaced at the turn of the century by the MDX —arguably one of the smartest decisions Acura has …
BuzzNew Record: From New York to Los Angeles in 27.5 Hours
Driving across America from coast to coast in the shortest amount of time has been an obsession of many drivers for decades, especially since the advent of the Cannonball Run. Officially, this “race” no longer exists as it involves speeding on public roads and other traffic violations. But that doesn’t …
BuzzThis Winter-busting Civic has Tracks and Four Turbos
The Honda Civic has been the best-selling car in the country for more than 20 years. Canadians love driving this Japanese compact, perhaps as much as playing in the snow. Kyle Williams, a gearhead better known for his YouTube channel Boosted Lifestyle , found a spectacular way to combine both—and …
BuzzLEGO Unveils its Own Version of Cybertruck
Everyone has an opinion on the new Tesla Cybertruck . Ever since the polarizing electric pickup was unveiled to the world last Thursday, a lot of people have been mocking it or questioning its abilities on social media. Even rival automakers from BMW to Ford have chimed in, the latter …
BuzzThor 24: The Most Epic Big-rig Truck Ever Built
As founder and president of Caribou Industries based in California, Mike Harrah is an avid racer, helicopter stunt pilot and designer of custom exotic cars and big-rig trucks. His latest and ultimate creation, which took seven years and about $10 million to build down in Arizona, is just out of …
BuzzHere’s How to Get a Manual Toyota Supra… With 1,000 Hp
European Auto Group, which is based in Texas but specializes in the repair, restoration and customization of European cars from all makes and models, has a unique project that involves the very Japanese and automatic-only 2020 Toyota GR Supra . Many fans were disappointed when the car’s chief engineer confirmed …
BuzzDartz Prombron Black Stallion is Mean and Scary
No, this monster is not going to terrorize children during trick-or-treat night. But it’s somewhat fitting that we’re hearing about it on Halloween. Latvian tuner Dartz, which prides itself on offering “bulletproof opulence trusted by billionaires, tzars, superstars, generals and dictators since 1869,” is following up its Chinese-market 2014 Prombron …
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