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2013 Dodge Challenger SRT8 392 HEMI

The 2013 Dodge Challenger SRT8 392 aims to offer more focused power along with even more aggressive, retro-muscular design and styling. Power The 392-cubic inch (6.4-liter) HEMI® V-8 delivers 470 horsepower (351 kW) and 470 lb.-ft. (637 N•m) of torque. The torque band is […]

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2013 Fiat 500 Abarth (USA Edition)

Trying to stay faithful to the “small but wicked” saying coined for Karl Abarth’s cars in the 1960s, the aggressively styled Fiat 500 Abarth will be hitting American streets in 2013. The car has been designed with track-day enthusiasts in mind and will only […]

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Ford 1.0-litre Ecoboost-Powered Race Car Successful at Nürburgring Circuit

Ford’s tiny 1.0-litre EcoBoost engine is the reason why a road-going Formula Ford race car has scored one of the fastest lap times ever at Germany’s famed Nürburgring Nordschleife circuit. The one-of a-kind, road-legal version of the latest Formula Ford single-seat racer completed the […]

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Automotive Art: Mercedes-Benz ‘Aesthetics S’ Sculpture

Just yesterday we published an article exploring the historicity of Mercedes’ S-Class, looking at its origin and formative development. Today, Mercedes has provided us with a glimpse into the future of its flagship saloon. With its sculpture entitled “Aesthetics S”, Mercedes-Benz is revealing what […]

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Retrospective: 1972 Mercedes-Benz ‘S-Class’ Makes its Debut

Mercedes-Benz S-Class from the W 112, W 109, W 116 and W 126 series (left to right) on the test track at Stuttgart-Untertürkheim. At the Frankfurt International Motor Show in September 1972, Mercedes-Benz premiered not only a new generation of its flagship luxury-class vehicle […]

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