VW Golf beats Lamborghini Murcielago, sets new Nordschleife record

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Battle for front-wheel drive supremacy is heating up, as Volkswagen release a new special-edition for the seventh generation Golf GTI.

VW Golf GTI Clubsport S has 310 metric horsepower which is on par with other "super-hatches".

The sub-50 second laptime places it in unfamiliar landscape, normally inhabited by far more powerful rear-wheel drives, like the Mercedes SL65 AMG Black Series or Lamborghini Murcielago.

It is commonly known that when a manufacturer gets involved with ...more


12 Tesla Model 3 might just be the most revolutionary car since Ford Model T

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On March 31st, at the SpaceX Los Angeles headquarters, extraordinary event took place with, potentially, profound effect on entire transportation industry. Tesla CEO Elon Musk unveiled the final piece of Tesla's "4 piece trilogy" - the the Tesla Model 3.

With a base price of US $35 000 and EPA range of "at least 215 miles", Model 3 will completely change the economics of owning electric car.

Historically, electric cars were always ...more


1 Formula 1 and MotoGP fastest laps on FastestLaps.com

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Starting with the 2016 season, all fastest laptimes from Formula 1 and MotoGP championships will be published on FastestLaps.com.

This requires slight changes to the terms of service, allowing limited set of non street-legal vehicles to be added to our catalog. This limited set will be Formula 1 cars and MotoGP bikes.

Since exact weight and horsepower output of most racecars is subject to change, existing guidelines for determining which cars or ...more