Land Rover Discovery Sport 01

VIDEO. Land Rover Discovery Sport. A preview

RoadWednesday, August 20th, 2014

Land Rover teases the new Discovery’s cabin ahead of the vehicle’s debut on 3 September. Just when you thought the Virgin Galactic spacecraft theme at the New York Motor Show was...

Renovo Motors Coupe-10

The ‘quickest rear-wheel drive production...

RoadMonday, August 18th, 2014

‘The quickest rear-wheel drive production electric vehicle on the planet’ is a re-designed Shelby Cobra Daytona. At a time when electric supercars are all the rage, Silicon Valley car company Renovo...

1967 Porsche 911S. Pat Long

1967 Porsche 911S. Patrick Long. RACER

RaceSunday, August 17th, 2014

Visor Cam footage of Pat Long hustling a 1967 Porsche 911S at Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca during the 2014 Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion. The modern day Porsche 911 is an engineering...

McLaren P1 Yas Marina-01

Behind the scenes with the McLaren P1 and Chris...

RoadSaturday, August 16th, 2014

crankandpiston.com lurks in the background of a super exclusive McLaren P1 track session, and chats with chief test driver Chris Goodwin about how it handles on-track and why Nürburgring times aren’t...

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McLaren P1 GTR unveiled at Pebble Beach

RaceSaturday, August 16th, 2014

Turns out the brand new 650S Sprint didn’t even get a look in at Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, due largely to the unveil of this, the brand new P1 GTR. I’ll...

McLaren MP4-12C Saudi Arabia-01

VIDEO. Driving Saudi Arabia with a McLaren 12C

RoadFriday, August 15th, 2014

What’s the best car to drive across the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia? Why, A McLaren 12C of course. We cover more than 2000 kilometres looking for motoring nirvana. On paper, it...

Porsche Heroes-01

Porsche 935 hot lap. Hockenheim. Meeting the he...

RaceFriday, August 15th, 2014

crankandpiston.com takes a hot lap in a 1977 Martini Racing Porsche 935/77 at the Hockenheim Circuit after spending time with a Porsche 917, a Porsche 956/962, a Porsche 936 and a...

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VIDEO. Presenting the Toyota FT-1 Vision Gran T...

RaceThursday, August 14th, 2014

The Toyota FT-1 Vision Gran Turismo breaks cover “The design brief was simple. Take the FT-1 concept car and turn into the most kickass, badass super racecar you could imagine.” Ta-dah!...

Chevrolet Trax Middle East-17

VIDEO. Chevrolet Trax. Seeking an urban adventu...

RoadThursday, August 14th, 2014

crankandpiston.com takes the all-new Chevrolet Trax for a spin customary to ‘urban adventure seekers’ in the Middle East. The new Chevrolet Trax is currently only available in the United Arab Emirates...

2014-National-Hot-Rod-Association-Highlights-01

When drag racing goes wrong. In slow motion

RaceThursday, August 14th, 2014

Beautiful slow motion action from the 2014 NHRA Mello Yello Drag Racing season. Including shunts. And fire. And explosions. Take a gander at crankandpiston’s illustrious history, and you won’t find too...

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Audi RS6 Avant. Road trippin’ across Austria

RoadWednesday, August 13th, 2014

In his latest piece of pseudo journalism, deputy editor James takes in more than 400km of Germany and Austria with an Audi RS6 Avant, en-route to a round of the Deutsche...

Jaguar Lightweight E-Types-20

VIDEO. Lightweight Jaguar E-Type. The Missing S...

RoadTuesday, August 12th, 2014

Jaguar’s final Lightweight E-Types finally break cover, more than 50 years after the original 12 made their debuts. Back in 1963, Jaguar figured it would be ambitious, and make the E-Type...