Posts Written by Paul Strauss

January 19, 2014

Top Gear Does a Barrel Roll

Top Gear Does a Barrel Roll
A few seasons back, Top Gear attempted to recreate the famous barrel roll stunt from James Bond’s The Man with the Golden Gun. They failed quite spectactularly.…
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January 19, 2014

Jaguar XJ220 Country Joyride

Jaguar XJ220 Country Joyride
TaxTheRich takes us on another unexpected ride in a supercar – this time tearing through grass and dirt of the countryside with the classic Jaguar XJ220.…
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January 19, 2014

First 2015 Ford Mustang GT Raises $300K for Charity

First 2015 Ford Mustang GT Raises $300K for Charity
If you’re patient and can wait until the end of 2014, you’ll probably be able to pick up a production 2015 Ford Mustang GT for under $40,000.…
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January 18, 2014

Radical RXC Turbo

Radical RXC Turbo
While most of us don’t think about track-day cars when we hear the words “Ford EcoBoost,” you might just change your mind after reading about this sweet ride from British automaker Radical.…
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January 17, 2014

Riding Shotgun in the Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3

Riding Shotgun in the Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3
What happens when Godzilla starts taking steroids? The Nissan GT-R NISMO GT3, that’s what. Just imagine taking what is one of the fastest accelerating vehicles on the road today and stripping about 1,000 pounds from its weight, improving its aerodynamics and downforce, and turning it into a rear-wheel drive (per FIA GT3 regulations).…
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January 17, 2014

Flashback: 1984 Chevy Corvette

Flashback: 1984 Chevy Corvette
While today we can enjoy Chevy’s impressive C7 generation Corvettes, let’s take a ride back to 30 years in the past to see how Chevy was pimping their then brand new C4 ‘Vette.…
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January 17, 2014

Jaguar C-X17 Concept Sees Red

Jaguar C-X17 Concept Sees Red
We’ve seen the Jaguar CX-17 SUV concept before, but we have to say it looks better than ever in the candy-like red color as it heads to the Brussels Motor Show this week.…
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January 16, 2014

Longest Powerslide Ever

Longest Powerslide Ever
We recently stumbled onto this video clip from a couple of years back, in which stunt driver Mauro Calo managed to put a Mercedes-Benz  C63 AMG sedan into an insanely long powerslide.…
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January 16, 2014

Mercedes-Benz Concept S-Class Coupe

Mercedes-Benz Concept S-Class Coupe
The new S-Class is already a beautiful, elegant and powerful car, but for those of us who prefer something a bit less hefty, this two-door S-Class Coupe concept looks even better.…
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January 15, 2014

2015 Ford Mustang: Inside the Design

2015 Ford Mustang: Inside the Design
We recently had the opportunity to visit with the design team behind the 2015 Ford Mustang, and learned about the process behind the design of the car, as well as some of the amazing craftsmanship in the design, modeling, and prototyping process.…
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January 14, 2014

Bentley Continental GT V8 S

Bentley Continental GT V8 S
Bentley’s new Continental “S” models hit U.S. shores at this week’s 2014 NAIAS in Detroit. Available in both coupe and convertible variants, each model has received an updated 4-liter twin-turbo V8 with 521hp, capable of producing 502 lb-ft.…
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January 14, 2014

Nissan Sport Sedan Concept

Nissan Sport Sedan Concept
We previously got a gander at a tiny bit of Nissan’s promised Sport Sedan Concept, and now we’ve seen the full vehicle up close and personal at the 2014 NAIAS show in Detroit.…
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January 14, 2014

2015 Chevy Corvette Z06

2015 Chevy Corvette Z06
Chevrolet extends its reach into supercar territory with the new 2015 Z06. This bad boy gets its get up and go from an intensely powerful supercharged 625hp LT4 6.2-liter V8, and cranking out 635 lb-ft.…
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January 12, 2014

Test Drive: BMW i3 Electric

Test Drive: BMW i3 Electric
During the recent 2014 International Consumer Electronics Show (CES), I had the opportunity take BMW’s new i3 electric vehicle for a spin, and thought I’d share some of my experiences here.…
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January 11, 2014

2015 Jaguar F-Type Coupe R Hits the Track

2015 Jaguar F-Type Coupe R Hits the Track
If the looks and specs of the upcoming Coupe version of the Jaguar F-Type V8 aren’t exciting enough, just wait until you get a load of this video of the beastly 542bhp F-Type V8 R.…
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