Month: December 2018

For 50 years, the International Motor Sports Association has been sanctioning, promoting, and nurturing sports-car racing in America and beyond. We’re celebrating IMSA’s golden anniversary with a series of stories looking at important eras, cars, drivers, and more. Audi R10 TDI In December 2005, Audi unveiled this prototype race car powered by a 5.5-liter twin-turbo
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Don Panoz never saw a sports-car race until he was 62, and even then, he often left before it ended. The on-track action wasn’t what drew him to racing; rather, Panoz loved the art of the deal. As a youngster he sold tomatoes by the roadside next to his home in Ohio. Circuitously, Panoz ended
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<meta itemprop=”width” content=”1170″> <meta itemprop=”height” content=”1170″> 2018 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Cars.com photo by Aaron Bragman I know firsthand the desire of wanting a Jeep Wrangler. The image of the iconic off-roader is strong, and it’s a big factor for a lot of buyers. You want to be seen driving something visibly capable, something macho and
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The “Options Action” traders share three options trading strategies to kick off the week. Mike Khouw recommends a call spread in Disney. Carter Worth recommends the Russell 2000 small-cap ETF. Brian Kelly recommends shorting the U.S. Dollar. Trader disclosure: Brian Kelly is long AMD, CBOE, CME, GCAP, GS, HIVE, IBM, MCB, MSFT, MU, NVDA, OSTK,
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Another year has disappeared in the rearview mirror, and here at Automobile our 2018 included experiences with a mind-blowing roster of amazing machines. Over the past 12 months, we found ourselves behind the steering wheels of stuff as diverse as the all-new 2019 BMW 3 and 8 Series, SUVs from Rolls-Royce and Lamborghini, and a 755-hp Corvette—and as always, we endeavored to put
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Check out the companies making headlines before the bell: Amazon.com – Amazon is planning a significant expansion of its Whole Foods grocery stores, according to The Wall Street Journal. The paper said Amazon is scouting new locations in more suburbs, and in areas where Whole Foods is already growing in popularity. Deutsche Bank – Deutsche
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I’ll keep this short and sweet. When your key brand value is the ability to go anywhere at any time, the fact that you still have two-wheel-drive Jeeps on the road (and likely stuck every winter) is an affront to the brand’s legacy.—Christian Seabaugh Automakers: Bring back front bench seats View 11 Photos Car makers
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With a blip, rip, and a snarl of its exhaust note on startup, the BMW X3 M40i has entered our long-term fleet for a year of amassing miles. This tuned and tweaked version of BMW’s mainstream SUV is the performance offering for the third-generation X3. Press the start button, and it’s immediately obvious this is
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