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    Report: Supercars seized from African dictator's son sold for over $4M in Paris auction
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    Corruption is a big problem around the world, but perhaps nowhere more than in African dictatorships. Proof? Despite living in one of the wealthiest countries on the African continent, the citizens of Equatorial Guinea live in abject poverty. Clean drinking water is available to less than half ...

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    Motorsports: V8 Supercars rumble Circuit of the Americas at the Austin 400
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    In case you missed it, Australia's V8 Supercars racing series - think of it as a cross between ALMS GT and NASCAR - roared through Texas this past weekend providing entertainment for more than 68,000 fans who were in attendance at the Austin 400 held at the impressive Circuit of the Americas ...

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    Read This: Why Italians are no longer buying supercars
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    Italy is the wound that continues to drain blood from the body financial of Italian supercar and sports car makers. The wound was opened by the country's various financial police who decided to get serious about superyacht-owning and supercar-driving tax cheats a few years ago, by noting their ...

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    Report: Chinese bus companies tell drivers not to hit supercars
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    Being a bus driver in China must be awful. Lots of traffic, lots of people, no tipping. And the job has just gotten worse in Jinghua, where a bus company has instructed its drivers to please stop hitting expensive supercars. To illustrate the point, drivers were shown a poster with supercar logos ...

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    Report: Financial police targeting European supercar owners due to Euro crisis?
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    Italy is dealing with a financial crisis that placed it just behind Greece on the list of dangers to the stability of the euro, and with €1.9 trillion in public debt the country hasn't hesitated to turn over its couch pillows searching for every contribution. It started a couple of years ago ...

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    Video: England presents the world's most exciting traffic jam
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    When you put on a car show, you can expect a little bit of traffic as people rumble into the appointed lot when the gates open. When your car show is called the Wilton House Classic Rendezvous and Supercar Day, you might expect a few more folks to show up. That's just the case here, for the third ...

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    Official: V8 Supercar Series coming to Austin in 2013
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    It's official – Australia's V8 Supercars series is set to bash fenders in Austin, Texas in 2013. The news comes hard on the heels of the Austin city council approving the United States Grand Prix Formula One race at the Circuit of the Americas. The FIA-sanctioned touring car series has ...

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    Drivers wanted: Repairacar offers car nut's dream job
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    Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport – Click above for high-res image gallery
    For most of us, the opportunity to drive a rotating assemblage of the world's finest cars, from the Ferrari 458 Italia to the Bugatti Veyron to the Bentley Mulsanne, is an unattainable dream. For one person, though, ...

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    Oh, Canada: De Macross GT1 supercar is welcome to come across the border
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    De Macross GT1 – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Just when you thought all Canada was good for was affordable health care and civil political discourse, our neighbors to the north surprise you with a creation like the De Macross GT1. The brainchild of Jahong Hur, the supercar ...

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    Sultan of Brunei's exotic car collection up for sale?
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    Cizeta V16 among the 25 Ferraris and more for sale – Click above for image gallery
    There are many prominent and wealthy collectors of exotic supercars on Earth, but few can rival the secretive collection of the royal house of Brunei. The collection has been the subject of much conjecture, ...

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    SEMA 2010: Where supercars go to get new wheels
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    Supercars at the 2010 SEMA Show - Click above for high-res image gallery
    We've showcased many of the major automakers' one-off customizations specifically for the tuner crowd here at SEMA, but the vast majority of the show is populated by companies specializing in technology, performance ...

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    Video: Cadillac CTS-V drifts its wheels off at Monticello
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    Cadillac CTS-V is the new smoke monster – Click above to watch video after the jump
    The 2011 Cadillac CTS-V Coupe is a lot of things. It's a luxury two-door that's also a muscle car. It's a supercharged beast with a fire-breathing LSA mounted under the hood. And it's also a smoke machine. ...

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    Spy Shots: New Saker GT supercar caught track testing
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    Saker's latest supercar has been caught testing and by the looks of things, the New Zealand-based sports car company has a new contender on its hands. For the uninitiated, Sakar was founded in 1992 by engineer Bruce Turnbull and named for the Saker Falcon. In the intervening years, Sakar has been ...

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    Race the Base fundraising event pits supercars against military jets
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    Supercars and airstrips go together like Corvettes and gold chains. There are simply few other locations on this blue marble we call Earth that allow owners to legally and somewhat safely tickle the upper limits of their speedometers. That's exactly why Zahir Rana, the owner of ZR Auto, has ...

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    Autoblog Podcast #191 - With the supercar love!
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    Chris, Sam and Dan asked for your thoughts on under-appreciated supercars since 1990, and you came through with plenty of ideas. We spend the hour and twenty minutes of Episode #191 of the Autoblog Podcast offering our ...

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    Vote for your favorite obscure supercar for Episode #191 of the Autoblog Podcast!
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    For Episode #191 of the Autoblog Podcast, we thought we'd hand it over to the audience. Your topic: Forgotten (and wholly awesome) supercars since 1990. There are, of course, the cars that made a splash: Ferrari's F40, the McLaren F1, ...

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    Salon Privé 2010 fires up as Europe's largest luxury and supercar show
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    Jaguar D-Type at the 2010 Salon Privé – Click above for high-res image gallery
    We can officially add the Salon Privé to the gearhead bucket list. The fifth annual automotive exhibit at London's tony Hurlingham Club has established itself as a mecca of high-end metal, old and ...

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    Shelby SuperCars to Bugatti: Oh, it's on!
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    SSC Ultimate Aero – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Despite radically different approaches, Shelby SuperCars and Bugatti have been playing a high-speed game of one-upmanship for years. First the Veyron took the prize with a 253.8 mph top speed run in 2005. SSC stepped in and bested ...

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    Hulme CanAm supercars said to be struggling to find investors
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    Hulme CanAm – Click above for high-res image gallery
    It seems like every day, a new startup flashes a rendering on the interwebs claiming to be the next big thing in the automotive world. Maybe it's a mid-engine supercar or an all-electric savior that's come to deliver us from dino juice. ...

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    Video: Pagani Zondas assemble in Italy for 6th annual "Vanishing Point" reunion
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    6th Annual "Vanishing Point" gathering of Pagani Zondas – Click above to watch the video after the jump
    How much is too much? When it comes to Paganis, we doubt such a point exists – at least not in the company's limited production run so far – but in any event, we've yet to ...

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