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Mad Mike Whiddett drifts Highlands Motorsport P...

RaceSunday, November 23rd, 2014

‘Mad’ Mike Whiddett kisses the barriers as he drifts his Red Bull Mazda RX-8 around the Highlands Motorsport Park just outside Queensland, New Zealand. How close is ‘close enough’ when you’re...

Mercedes-Maybach S 600 (X 222) 2014

Maybach once again. Mercedes-Maybach S-Class

RoadSaturday, November 22nd, 2014

Maybach is back, although as part of a big, super-swanky Mercedes S600. Remember Maybach? It was a classic name in limousines revived by Mercedes-Benz for a series of super-luxurious modern cars....

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2000 Le Mans. Tom Kristensen. Audi’s first

RaceThursday, November 20th, 2014

REMEMBER WHEN…? As Le Mans legend Tom Kristensen hangs up his helmet, we take a look back at that first victory for Audi – his second outright at La Sarthe –...

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Bentley Grand Convertible. Top-down Mulsanne

RoadThursday, November 20th, 2014

Bentley unveils its new Grand Convertible at the Los Angeles Motor Show. Will they build it? Yes, probably. Want some top-down Bentley action, but the GT is too small for you?...

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The Future of Transport. Bill Ford in Dubai

LifestyleWednesday, November 19th, 2014

Henry Ford’s great-grandson warns that simply building more roads won’t help gridlock. Let’s put our serious hats on for a moment. It can’t have escaped your notice, if you live in...

2015 Ford Mustang Burj Khalifa LIVE STREAM

LIVE STREAM. Ford Mustang on top of the Burj Kh...

LifestyleWednesday, November 19th, 2014

Watch LIVE on crankandpiston.com as Ford puts a brand new ’15 Ford Mustang on top of the world’s tallest building, the Burj Khalifa Quite frankly we thought landing an Aston Martin...

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VIDEO. Audi A9…er, Prologue Concept

RoadWednesday, November 19th, 2014

Audi’s Prologue Concept – recently unveiled at the Los Angeles Motor Show – could form the basis of the company’s new A9 premium coupe, a new rival to the Mercedes-Benz S-Class....

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Red Bull Car Park Drift. SEVEN things you may n...

RaceWednesday, November 19th, 2014

This year’s Red Bull Car Park Drift season finale returns to Dubai for the second year on the bounce, just one weekend after the Formula 1 season closing Abu Dhabi Grand...

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Awesome images from 2014 WEC Bahrain

RaceTuesday, November 18th, 2014

crankandpiston.com was on the ground in Bahrain to witness Toyota teammates Anthony Davidson and Sébastien Buemi be crowned 2014 World Endurance Champions, so we thought you might like to see our...

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VIDEO. Cadillac Racing ATS-V.R. The Build

RaceTuesday, November 18th, 2014

Cadillac ATS-V.R. racer makes its inaugural run at the Circuit of the Americas ahead of 2015 race debut. Cadillac has debuted its new ATS-V.R. racer at the Circuit of the Americas,...

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VIDEO. Peugeot 2008 DKR debuts new livery

RaceTuesday, November 18th, 2014

Peugeot 2008 DKR debuts its new Red Bull/Total livery ahead of 2015 Dakar Rally debut. Peugeot has unveiled the official livery of the 2008 DKR it will use on the upcoming...

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VIDEO. Ford Shelby GT350 Mustang. ‘Most p...

RoadMonday, November 17th, 2014

Ford unveils the brand new Shelby GT350 Mustang, a tribute to the late great Carroll Shelby that boasts the most powerful naturally aspirated Ford production engine ever. Now, for those of...