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With just 77 examples scheduled for production, the Aston Martin One-77 ( www.one-77.com ) might be...
When the Lotus Evora arrives in the United States next summer, the car will introduce an element of...
As I short-shift out of the Porsche Curves toward the start-finish straight at Le Mans, I uncork a...
Early 100 years ago, Charles Rolls, the cofounder and bankroller of Rolls-Royce Motor Cars, became...
Phantom II Continental Streamline Saloon by Park Ward Though known for its conservatively styled...
1947 Triumph 1800 Roadster. Shortly before the end of World War II, Standard Motor Co. acquired the...
Most Porsches, even the steroid-enhanced 911 GT2, display an air of Teutonic reserve—not sterility...
Huge and heavy, and about as green as offshore drilling, the $341,000 Bentley Brooklands ( www...
Finally, a Jaguar that embraces the purity of its past and just might rekindle devotion to a brand...
A street-only adventure motorcycle, the $11,000 Triumph Tiger 1050 is an intoxicating blend of...
When Sean Connery tore up a few European switchbacks in a DB5 in 1964’s Goldfinger , the Aston...
This summer, Rolls- Royce Motor Cars will begin production of the Phantom Coupé ( www.rolls-...
Gently prod the start button and it glows red, then pulses, like a beating heart. Touch it again...
The Brooklands, the new high-performance coupe from Bentley, is mechanical eye candy. The vehicle’s...
The Morgan Motor Co. will ensure the exclusivity of its new aeroMax, essentially a fixed-head...
Soft and Dry. A car of far less power, heft, and acceleration than even its own factory mates,...
More Bucks, More Bang. The Bentley Continental GT—our 2004 Car of the Year winner—may be a bit long...
Break from the Routine. Judging from the way that the Drophead Coupé’s teak tonneau cover flips up...
The birth of Aston Martin’s expressive and explosive DBS was an interesting, maybe even high-risk,...
In 1923, Walter Owen Bentley, founder of the car company that bears his name, determined that...
At various times in the previous century, Rapide —an exotic and evocative word—has denoted a fabric...
Nearly a decade has passed since BMW paid £40 million (about $65 million) for the rights to the...
With the notable exceptions of hearses and London taxicabs, everything on wheels seems to travel...
‘‘Now throttle! Fool! Fool! Fool!” Driving instructor Thierry Bouillon erupts as I slide a Bentley...
As a prototype convertible made the rounds from one Bentley showroom to another last summer, Robb...
It was a majestic, if meandering, beginning, an elegant yet extended passage. But now, after four...
The complete Lotus motorist is a 5-foot-tall gymnast who wears size 8 driving shoes, sleeps...
Some see Jaguar’s latest as a lovely luxury grand tourer that is to the British manner born, with...
Among the millions of tales concerning the Emerald Isle is the one about the Aer Lingus captain,...
The second Rolls-Royce model line to be built at the new Goodwood, England, factory will be a...

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