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Inside the Koenigsegg. Drive. Part 3. Carbon fi...

RoadWednesday, April 23rd, 2014

Christian von Koenigsegg walks drive through the carbon fibre wheels on the monstrously powerful One:1 So far Koenigsegg namesake Christian (von) has walked us through the transformation from a ‘standard’ Agera...

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Celebrating 10 years of Aston Martin Racing. In...

RaceMonday, April 21st, 2014

We celebrate Aston Martin Racing’s 10th anniversary with some awesome images.  Four Vantage GT4s lined up for the first round of the FIA World Endurance Championship at Silverstone this past weekend,...

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Turbo Volkswagen Beetle cabriolet hits quarter...

RaceMonday, April 21st, 2014

Yes. It’s a Volkswagen Beetle Cabriolet. On the quarter mile. And it’s quite fast. One of the problems with Volkswagen Beetle cabriolets (any generation) is that over the years they’ve unfortunately...

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BMW Vision Future Luxury

RoadMonday, April 21st, 2014

BMW unveils the future for the 7 Series (maybe): the Vision Future Luxury This rather angry looking creation could spell the future for the BMW 7 Series, although you wouldn’t necessarily...

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VIDEO. Mercedes-Benz Coupé SUV. ‘How ver...

RoadSunday, April 20th, 2014

Mercedes-Benz unveils the new ‘sporty’ Coupé SUV It seems the in-vogue thing for manufacturers at the moment is ‘fun’/sporty SUVs, designed to inject some colour into our otherwise drab lives and...

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Twin turbo Gallardo SuperTrofeo Stradale loses ...

RaceSunday, April 20th, 2014

It’s all gone horribly wrong for this Heffner Twin Turbo Lamborghini Gallardo LP570-4 SuperTrofeo Stradale driver on the quarter mile… What we have here, rolling up to the starting line of...

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A day with some Morgans. 3 Wheeler and Plus 8.

RoadSaturday, April 19th, 2014

Having just finished a tour of the Morgan factory in the UK, we’re invited to take the company’s legendary 3 Wheeler for a spin. We don’t need to be asked twice....

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Behind the lens with Arnaud Taquet

LifestyleFriday, April 18th, 2014

Arnaud Taquet, bored with schoolwork, began his own commercial photography business aged just 17 years old. Since then he has worked with some of Europe’s biggest automotive publications and manufacturers, including...

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1964 Pontiac Catalina Safari. /BIG MUSCLE

RoadFriday, April 18th, 2014

If you haven’t worked it out by now, the team at crankandpiston love a good wagon. Whether we are talking ultimate sleeper German weapons like the monster Audi RS6 we had...

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F1 Preview. Chinese Grand Prix. 2009 – Re...

RaceFriday, April 18th, 2014

Sebastian Vettel takes Red Bull Racing’s first Formula 1 victory in appalling conditions at the 2009 Chinese Grand Prix. Of his 39 victories (a total that places him fourth on Formula...

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Awesome images from 2014 Abu Dhabi Desert Chall...

RaceThursday, April 17th, 2014

With the help of our new friends at MCH Photo, crankandpiston selects its favourite images from the 2014 Abu Dhabi Desert Challenge. We’ve been scouting the internet again for awesome rally...

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Can you name 60 car brands in 60 seconds? XCAR

LifestyleThursday, April 17th, 2014

Can you name all 60 manufacturers in this 60-second video? It’s Thursday and it’s past 5pm. And the fact that you are reading this means the working day is ekeing to...