Monthly Archives: March 2011

World Car Awards winners announced in New York, April 21

Nissan Leaf vies for two trophies World Green Car award sponsored by Bridgestone Corporation The top three finalists in each World Car Awards category (World Car of the Year, World Performance Car, World Green Car and World Car Design of … Continue reading

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Test driving the Lexus LFA Nurburgring 24-hour race car at Fuji Speedway

Downtuned, maybe, but still damn quick The car we drove was a detuned version of the LFA race car which won its class in the 2010 Nurburgring 24-hour race. One engineer estimated power at around 480hp, down from the race-spec … Continue reading

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Groundbreaker: Fisker Karma

FISKER KARMA Could this luxury EV be a game-changer? First Drive – at LA Speedway Photos: Courtesy Fisker Automotive Faster than a Quattroporte, leaner than a Prius! LEONARDO DICAPRIO, LISTEN UP. Cameron Diaz, pay attention. It’s time for you guys … Continue reading

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Taking a break in Perth

Quake decision On March 11, 2011, a magnitude 9.0 earthquake and tsunami hit Japan. This is what the Fukushima Nuclear Power Plant looked like….before.

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