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Awesome images from FIA/FIM European Drag Racin...

RaceTuesday, September 9th, 2014

Long-time crankandpiston.com supporter Adam Pigott takes in action at a round of the FIM/FIA European Drag Racing Championship. We choose our favourite images from an awesome night. Coverage from a round...

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Behind the scenes with the 2015 Chevrolet Tahoe

RoadTuesday, September 9th, 2014

Almost 12 hours behind the scenes with a 2015 Chevrolet Tahoe on our recent McLaren 650S photoshoot gives me time to consider ‘the big SUV’ as an entity. I’ve gone on...

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Jaguar unveils new XE S

RoadTuesday, September 9th, 2014

After months of teasing, Jaguar has finally unveiled its BMW 3 Series/Mercedes C-Class rivalling mid-sized saloon, the XE. At an event in London’s Earl’s Court, Jaguar revealed the range-topping XE S,...

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Aston Martin Teases… something.

RoadMonday, September 8th, 2014

Aston Martin threatens to unleash ‘Dark Forces’ on the 10th of September. But what is it? When Aston Martin dropped a new ‘coming soon’ teaser video we all assumed it would...

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2014 FIA Formula E. Beijing Teaser. Michelin

RaceMonday, September 8th, 2014

FIA Formula E is being hailed as the new generation of motorsport. Will you be watching the first race in Beijing? The first round of the new FIA Formula E series...

F1 Preview 2004 Italian Grand Prix Juan Pablo Montoya-01

F1 Preview. Italian Grand Prix. 2004 – Th...

RaceSunday, September 7th, 2014

Juan Pablo Montoya sets the fastest average speed ever recorded in a Formula 1 car at the 2004 Italian Grand Prix. Climb aboard… Such was the dominance of the Ferrari F2004...

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It takes 95 words to make an aluminium Jaguar X...

LifestyleSunday, September 7th, 2014

Jaguar begins global launch of its XE mid-sized saloon by unveiling the Word Cloud aluminium sculpture When it comes to teasing an upcoming model, manufacturers across the globe have pretty much...

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Lotus Evora S. It’s finally here. Should ...

RoadFriday, September 5th, 2014

British sports car manufacturer Lotus opens it first dealership in the UAE this month. We took out the flagship car, the Evora S, to see what local customers can look forward...

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Divine DS concept. Citroen’s VW Golf rival?

RoadFriday, September 5th, 2014

Will Citroen’s Divine DS concept eventually rival the Volkswagen Golf? Concept sparks rumour mill ahead of its Paris Motor Show debut. Turns out the French revolution is in full effect once...

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Guy Allen artwork. Motoring legends in print

LifestyleThursday, September 4th, 2014

Guy Allen – Octane’s Felix Patrol – releases a limited edition run of high quality limited edition prints. A little over 18 months ago (where has the time gone, right?), crankandpiston.com...

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Peugeot Exalt Concept. Lion ready to roar in Pa...

RoadThursday, September 4th, 2014

Ahead of the model’s Paris Motor Show debut, Peugeot has released new ‘dynamic’ images of its Exalt Concept, hinting at a potentially juicy direction for its ailing design department. Unveiled in...

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Cool & Vintage ’71 Alfa Romeo 1750 GTV

RoadThursday, September 4th, 2014

crankandpiston’s #GoodMorning series goes digital – of sorts – with the help of the Alfa Romeo 1750 GTV Fast forward past the scantily clad ladies in the shower (y’know, if you...