Articles in Automobiles

Bimota’s newly released DB6R is being hailed as the “more aggressive version of the successful...
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Mustang with the Most Horses. Although I cannot quite put my finger on it, something about the...
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Happy Hour. It is late and dark at the end of a 16-hour workday. Home and the nearest martini are...
Just as it did with the Ferrari that participated in our Car of the Year competition, mechanical...
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As contrasts go, this one was a doozy. In the green corner was the Napa Valley Reserve, 80 acres of...
Charles Banks co-owns Napa’s Screaming Eagle Winery and is a member of CSI Capital Advisory Board,...
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Prancing and Preening Horse. The Car of the Year’s 14 entrants are an elite bunch, and yet when the...
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Impulse Purchase. After 40-odd years of refining the 911, Porsche has created automotive perfection...
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Soft and Dry. A car of far less power, heft, and acceleration than even its own factory mates,...
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More Bucks, More Bang. The Bentley Continental GT—our 2004 Car of the Year winner—may be a bit long...
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Downshifted. To anyone who has driven BMW’s M6 Convertible, it may come as a surprise that the car...
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Speed Demon. Among its fellow contestants, the Dodge Viper is probably the fastest around a...
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What's in a Name. Dissecting its alphanumeric model name reveals everything you need to know about...
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Great Expectations. It is built by Mercedes, one of the world’s oldest and finest carmakers. Its...
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Break from the Routine. Judging from the way that the Drophead Coupé’s teak tonneau cover flips up...
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All Revved Up. Lamborghini does not simply build high-powered exotic sports cars; it creates...
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In It for the Long Haul. The suave, Pininfarina-penned shape of the Maserati GranTurismo coupe...
It has been more than 10 years since the first time I jumped out of an airplane, but I still recall...
The birth of Aston Martin’s expressive and explosive DBS was an interesting, maybe even high-risk,...
The three-wheeled Piaggio MP3 400 (www.piaggio.com) might look odd, but you will appreciate its...

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