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BuzzWatch: This 730-hp Volkswagen Golf R is a Monster
The sensational Volkswagen Golf R did not return for 2020 and the next generation won’t hit the market before the 2022 model year. What do we know about it? Well, styling will be based on the new Golf GTI unveiled a few months ago—with some extra flair and unique touches, …
BuzzThis is What a Tesla Roadster Hitting 100 km/h in 1.1 Second Looks Like
The next-generation Tesla Roadster, first announced in November 2017 and expected to debut in 2020, has been delayed while Elon Musk and his team are busy launching and fixing quality issues with the all-new Model Y compact crossover. Do you remember the insane numbers, though? Here’s a refresher: 0-100 km/h …
BuzzTesla Model 3 Customer Accidentally Orders 27 of Them
The Tesla Model 3 is an excellent vehicle. We at The Car Guide even named it our Best Buy for 2020 in the EV segment . It’s easy to understand why many people would want one. But ordering 27 of them? That’s not normal. And yet that’s what a customer …
BuzzBack to the Future: This Toyota Pickup Sold for Over $80,000
A black 1985 Toyota SR5 pickup similar to the one Marty McFly drove in Back to the Future was recently advertised on the auction website Bring a Trailer . Now, we know how much it sold for and we just can’t believe it. Someone actually agreed to pay $58,000 USD …
BuzzThis Insane Toyota GR Supra Exceeds 2,000 Horsepower
Remember the 1,000-horsepower Toyota GR Supra developed by a Texas-based tuning company for the past SEMA Show in Las Vegas? Well, here’s one that’s twice as powerful! The team at Kanoo Performance in Bahrain recently posted a video on its YouTube channel that shows the results of dyno tests performed …
BuzzPontiac Aztek Gets a New Life as a Firebird Trans Am
No, this is not a belated April Fool’s prank. Sold from 2001 to 2005, the Pontiac Aztek was a terror on the road, but for the wrong reasons. It went down in history as one of the ugliest-looking production vehicles ever made. Styling was so bad it’s unfathomable to think …
BuzzIdiot Wrecks His Modified Porsche in Deserted NYC Streets
We have a new nominee for the worst fail of the year, folks. While the streets of New York City are mostly empty due to the lockdown measures implemented by authorities to fight COVID-19, the owner of a Gemballa Mirage GT, which is an extremely rare and highly customized version …
BuzzA Bunch of Still-new Cars Come out of 30-year Confinement
As reported yesterday, car sales are freefalling due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Dealer lots and showrooms are eerily quiet, and things might not get back to normal until a few more months. But that’s nothing compared to what happened to a bunch of Italian and French cars down in Argentina.
BuzzThese Vietnamese Fans Build Supercars Out of Cardboard
Supercars fascinate a lot of people, but very few can afford one. While half the planet is currently ordered to stay home to help fight the spread of the coronavirus, some are using the time to build their own exotic cars at a tiny fraction of the cost. The catch?
BuzzWhat if the 2020 Corvette Had Kept a Front-mounted Engine?
The launch of the new eighth-generation (C8) 2020 Chevrolet Corvette has been a successful one to say the least. Customers quickly filled the order books and the automotive media named it the North American Car of the Year . However, a certain number of fans were put off in varying …
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