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Autonomous tech will drive motorheads off the road

Leave mindless commuting to robo-taxis, driving enthusiasts will take to the track and trails

Will the 'passenger economy' come to pass?

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Upcoming Dallara road car spied for the first time at the Ring

This is the first production car from the Italian manufacturer.

No word on when this will finally hit the streets.

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Proof the Porsche 911 GT3 may get a manual transmission again

The evidence is mounting, if not iron clad.

Porsche tried hard to hide the shifting gear on this prototype.

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Silvermine 11SR is Holland's take on the track car

There are certain defined countries from which you expect to see mainstream cars emerging: the United States, Japan, South Korea, Germany, Italy, Sweden, Britain... But track cars have been coming in from all sorts of different countries. In the past few years alone, we've seen track cars coming from Portugal (LusoMotors), the Czech Republic (Praga),

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Magnum releases new teaser vid, pic of MK5

Magnum, the Canadian manufacturer of the as-yet unreveale

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Chevy pits the Camaro Z/28 against the Mustang Boss 302

As we just learned in our Deep Dive of the 2014 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28, Chevy built this car with the track-focused Porsche 911 GT3 and Nissan GT-R owners in mind, but that doesn't mean the Cama

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Radical RXC will turn your commute into a track day [w/video]

It's been well over a year since we first heard about the Radical RXC, a street-legal, Le Mans-style prototype put together by a brand that's renowned for its nimble track-day weapons. We've reported on the RXC intermittently, although that's hardly down to a lack of desire for the new car. With a red example arriving at the Frankfurt Motor Show,

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VŪHL 05 mid-engine two-seater powered by Ford EcoBoost announced

This past spring we reported on the first rumblings of a new, small performance car company starting up in Mexico, called VŪHL (which stands for "Vehicles of Ultra-lightweight and High-performance). Development of the company's first product, the VŪHL 05 seems to be moving along nicely – we now have some images, specs and pricing information from the freshly minted automaker.

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Bauer Catfish is a Miata-based trackstar in the making [w/videos]

We're not trying to make a joke here. The creation you see above really is called the Bauer Catfish, and while the name is about as attractive as your average bottom feeder, the car itself is built on a sexy notion. Take the mechanical bits of one 1990-2005 Mazda MX-5 Miata, add in a tube chassis for as little weight as possible, complete with some custom body work and go forth. Bauer says the finished product weighs in at just 1,550 pound

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Spartan V trackday racer finally ready for prime time [w/video]

A few things have changed since the Spartan V track car was announced almost three years ago. Back in 2010, the red open-top sportscar from Australia was slated to be a 661-pound apex-hugger with 170 horsepower coming from a 1,200-cc Ducati engine. The slinky red bodywork remains, but the engi

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Radical introduces new entry-level SR1

Their models may not be for everyone, but at the end of the day, Radical has a winning formula: make an LMP race car for consumers. In fact, the formula is so successful that Caterham and Lola essentially replicated it with the SP/300.R.

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BAC Mono now available in U.S.

Remember the BAC Mono? The 1,190-pound, 280-horsepower, £79,950 single-seater from the UK was inspired by Bjork's "All is Full of Love" video, a car that Autocar scribe Steve Sutcliffe called "Fan-bleeding-tastic." The Mono has a U.S. importer now, that being Sector111, t

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2012 Lotus Exige headed to U.S. as track-only car

Lotus may have something special for you if you're still mourning the loss of the Exige here in the States. According to the DuPont Registry, the British sports car maker may be planning to bring the new Exige S to the U.S. as a track-only vehicle for $85,000-$90,000. If true, that means American buyers will be able to sink their teeth into

Donto Motors P1 to take on Ariel Atom, KTM X-Bow

Donto Motors P1 – Click above for high-res image gallery

Found for sale: Lotus 11 replica track car

Lotus 11 replica track car for sale - click above for a high res image gallery

Fuoss 01 track car coming in 2009

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LusoMotors LM23: 150hp, Honda CBR-powered track car

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Lotus 2-Eleven even faster than anticipated

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0-60 in 3 Sec.: RoadRazer track-day car in the works

Ever wonder what an Ariel Atom would look like with full bodywork? Apparently somebody has. Danish owner and builder Mikkel Steen Pedersen has put together another track-day special that looks like a formula car without the stickers.