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Paul Newman’s national-champion 1979 Datsun 280ZX is for sale

One of the coolest Z-cars ever ANTTI KAUTONEN It’s one thing to appreciate the Bullitt Mustang. That Highland Green silver screen legend, or one of the cars that served as Steve McQueen’s hero car, surfaced some time ago to great rejoicing, every bit of the attention absolutely deserved. But along with movie cars are actors’ cars […]

Nine-Fourteenage Dream: Porsche CEO Says Turbo Four-Cylinder Boxster/Cayman Will Appear Next Year

The last four-pot mid-engined Porsche was the 914, briefly replaced by the rear-engined 912E, an impact-bumper-clad 911 with Weissach’s 2.0-liter rework of Volkswagen’s humble Type 4 engine. We mention this because, according to Porsche chief Matthias Müller, Porsche’s new turbocharged four-cylinder boxer motorwill begin appearing in the Boxster and Cayman next year. And it could […]

Test Drive: The All-New 2016 Volvo XC90

The highly capable seven-seater SUV draws on Scandinavian design heritage and delivers on expectations An hour outside of Barcelona in a sleepy seaside town that only sees action a few months of the year sits the culmination of an $11 billion dollar investment. Volvo‘s2016 XC90 is the product of not just the global investment that […]

2001 Audi Allroad Quattro New Transmission

“I have a 2001 Audi Allroad. My transmission had a damaged reversed gear. The local Audi dealer stated that I would need to purchase a new transmission or go to a junk yard for a used one. The used one could have been problematic. I knew of a local person who raced Audi’s, who referred […]