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No One Could Touch This Toyota Yaris All Weekend Long In The WRC No One Could Touch This Toyota Yaris All Weekend Long In The WRC

Toyota Yaris driver Ott Tänak dominated this weekend’s Rallye Deutschland after a hard fight for the overall lead with former teammate Sébastien Ogier, now at Ford. I was there, and, if I’m honest, I’m a little disappointed that I didn’t get to help shove a car back on the road.

Making a Cayman Into a Rally Car Is the Best Thing Porsche Has Done in Years Making a Cayman Into a Rally Car Is the Best Thing Porsche Has Done in Years

A new Porsche race car is hardly news when it goes to the track. They have to do absurd things like break 35-year-old Nürburgring records to get our attention. Now, when a Porsche is built for off the track—that’s special. The rally Porsche Cayman GT4 Clubsport was the true highlight of Rallye Deutschland, and it…

Rebuilding an Alfa Milano Verde So It Won't Burn Down the Garage Like the Last One Did Rebuilding an Alfa Milano Verde So It Won't Burn Down the Garage Like the Last One Did

Graham Blyth suffered the ultimate heartbreak: He lost his entire garage after his 1989 Alfa Romeo Milano Verde caught fire while trying to diagnose an ignition issue. Instead of shunning Alfas forever, Blyth bought another Milano Verde less than two months after the fire, and completely rebuilt it to (hopefully!)…

I'm At Rallye Deutschland To Watch WRC Cars Fly I'm At Rallye Deutschland To Watch WRC Cars Fly

Believe it or not, I have never been to a stage rally. I’m all but surrounded by various drivers and codrivers, but I haven’t seen them rally. Naturally, my first trip to a rally should be a full World Rally Championship round. That’s why I’m finally here at Rallye Deutschland. I want to see loud cars shoot flames and…

One Man's Quest To Prove That Mazda RX-7s Really Aren't That Tough To Work On One Man's Quest To Prove That Mazda RX-7s Really Aren't That Tough To Work On

Mention the rotary engine, and you’re bound to get an entire peanut gallery promising apex seals going boom. Ryan Gilbert wasn’t scared away when his girlfriend’s family 1979 Mazda RX-7 was up for grabs. In fact, he’s well on his way to returning it to the drag nights and autocrosses it used to do.

What Do You Want to Know About the Volkswagen Amarok? What Do You Want to Know About the Volkswagen Amarok?

Let me get this out of the way right now: the Chicken Tax is bad and dumb for preventing us from getting good little trucks like the Volkswagen Amarok. It should die. I’m spending the week in an Amarok, camping out at the Nürburgring and flooring it on the Autobahn like a maniac. What would you like to know about a…

The Absurd Things People Do to Just Get One Shot to Race Up Pikes Peak The Absurd Things People Do to Just Get One Shot to Race Up Pikes Peak

Volkswagen’s big-budget, record-breaking I.D. R may have dominated the headlines from Pikes Peak this year, but it was far from the most interesting story at the mountain. Every year, there are dozens of smaller teams whose road to Pikes Peak includes everything from last-minute thrash-wrenching to driving the car…

Rally Chicken Roosts In A Good Engine Bay Rally Chicken Roosts In A Good Engine Bay

I like E30s. Chicken likes E30s. This was an absurdly fast E30 at Pikes Peak.

This Nissan 240SX Convertible Was a Legendary Rip-Off From Hell But Is Now Part of the Family This Nissan 240SX Convertible Was a Legendary Rip-Off From Hell But Is Now Part of the Family

Matthew Cox’s 1993 Nissan 240SX convertible looked fine enough in the eBay photos. It was his chance to own a rare version of a car he loved, and it was fine on the outside! Then he got a good look under the car’s shiny pearl white paint, and discovered that he may have bought one of the biggest rip-offs of all time.

A Puffalump In Her Natural Habitat A Puffalump In Her Natural Habitat

Here we see the noble Fluffy Bunny—species Puffalumpus Urungus—perched atop a wing. This particular Fluffy Bunny has a wild crown of white yarn upon her head and loves to nest in the wings, ducts and crannies of parked race cars, and sometimes in back seats of track cars.

This MGB GT's Jaguar V12 Engine Blew So The Owner Completely Redesigned The Car Without A Roof This MGB GT's Jaguar V12 Engine Blew So The Owner Completely Redesigned The Car Without A Roof

We thought Mark Sawatsky had the engine swap of the century when he fit a Jaguar V12 into an MGB GT. Only problem: it didn’t really work, and then that lovely V12 died. So he did what any sensible person would do: hacked the roof off, added a Buick turbo four-cylinder, designed a new tube frame and suspension, and…

What Do You Want To Know About The 2018 Nissan Titan? What Do You Want To Know About The 2018 Nissan Titan?

Maybe you forgot about it since it seems to fly under the radar, but Nissan makes a half-ton pickup: the Titan. I’m driving one with the 5.6-liter gasoline-fueled V8. There’s all kinds of clever bins and tie-downs that make me wonder why I don’t see more Titans on the road. What would you like to know about it?

Dictionary.com Now Lists Me as an Authority on Sending It and Now My Life Is Complete

All I’ve ever wanted to be is Hoon of the Day. The only reason I exist on this toilet earth and get up every garbage morning is to send it, and then go back and send it some more. Today I have reached the pinnacle of hoon achievement. Dictionary.com now quotes me as an authority on the term “send it.”

The Best Thing to Do With Your Freshly Engine Swapped 1966 Volvo Is Drive Across the Country The Best Thing to Do With Your Freshly Engine Swapped 1966 Volvo Is Drive Across the Country

Kyle Long’s 1966 Volvo 122S wagon would be cool enough on its own, given that he swapped in the more modern five-cylinder engine from a 1995 Volvo 850. The week after finishing it, he took his freshly swapped wagon on a 7,000-mile cross-country road trip, where he’s well on his way to legendary status after already…

This Time Attack Toyota AE86 Corolla Used To Live Out In A Field Full Of Goats This Time Attack Toyota AE86 Corolla Used To Live Out In A Field Full Of Goats

The AE86-generation Toyota Corolla is a highly desirable car nowadays, thanks to its starring role in Initial D, the rise of drifting in America and a general renewed interest in good ’80s cars. Colin Frost’s 1987 AE86 looks like the ultimate track weapon now, so you might not expect part of his build to include…

I Knew Austin's Rallycross Course Would Be Pure Mayhem After Riding In A 600 HP Subaru

Americas Rallycross is North America’s next big shot at bringing delightful vehicular chaos in race form to the masses. The series’ first-ever North American round is this weekend at Austin’s Circuit of The Americas, and the course is going to be a blast.

Award-Winning Puffalump Award-Winning Puffalump

From Puff’s first Lemons race.

Turns Out You Can't Remove A Jeep Engine With A Giant Tow Strap And A Tree

One poor Jeep Grand Cherokee is going to get wrecked in this at the hands of the biggest tow strap I’ve ever seen. Dry your misty eyes, for this ZJ did not crash in vain. It died for the laughs.

How To Transform A Ran-When-Parked Porsche 912 Into A Long-Distance Rally Car How To Transform A Ran-When-Parked Porsche 912 Into A Long-Distance Rally Car

Safari-style Porsches are the it-car of the moment, embraced by rally hooligans and show bros alike. Now Nico Samaras and Mark Gudaitis plan to take this 1968 Porsche 912 on the 2019 Peking to Paris Motor Challenge to prove it’s not just another pretty Instagram car.

Gil Scott-Heron — 'The Revolution Will Not Be Televised' Gil Scott-Heron — 'The Revolution Will Not Be Televised'

Traffic sucks, so why not start your morning off with some music? You provide the toast and we’ll provide the jams.

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