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Paulo Acoba is the head editor for Tire Meets Road. If it has wheels and moves, he'll blog some words about it.
RX8 Rotary

Mazda Hints That Rotary Engine Will Make A Comeback But Not Like You Imagine

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The 2017 Spring Issue of ZoomZoom magazine makes a couple of hints at a rotary revival to celebrate 50 years of rotary technology. Anniversaries of...
Alonso Indycar

Watch Alonso’s qualifying laps here: Overboost issue might’ve cost him pole

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Alonso qualified for fifth in today's fast nine shootout, but not before enduring those mysterious gremlins that have plagued the McLaren-Honda racing teams. All eyes...
Super GT Round 3 Finish

Super GT Round 3 photo finish in GT300: Less than .1 sec between VivaC...

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This photo finish in the GT300 class of Super GT saw both finishers in an all-out drag race to the checkered flag. If you haven't...

Hype Alert: Craigslist Reseller Lists His 2017 Honda Civic Type R Spot For $85,000

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A Craigslist ad appeared earlier today listing an opportunity to buy a 2017 Honda Civic Type R from a private party for $85,000. Since Honda released most...
PRL Motorsports

10th Gen Civic: PRL Motorsports Downpipe Front Pipe Combo Adds 10 HP and 14...

PRL Motorsports is ready to sell and introduce the first full 3" (76mm) downpipe / front pipe assembly for the 10th Gen Civic equipped...

This Australian Dash Cam Vid Showing Dangers Of Driving Tired Has Got Drivers Shook

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An Australian Dash Cam owner showed just how dangerous driving tired can be.  With no alcohol or drugs involved, drowsy driving is one type of...
Honda Hatch SR20

This SR20 Swapped Honda Civic Hatch Has Got All The Fanboys Having Mixed Feelings

Video has surfaced of a Honda Civic Hatchback in Thailand running an SR20 swap...from a Nissan! *Gasp* We love pretty much most of the automotive...
Honda Turbo

Hondata FlashPro Update: New 10th Gen Civic 1.5T Base Map Adds 35 HP and...

Hondata has updated their popular Flashpro for the 10th Gen Honda Civic 1.5 L Turbo with a new base map and full-throttle shifting.  The leaders...
GRC Honda

It’s Lit: Honda and Olsbergs MSE unveil their 2017 Honda Civic GRC Liveries

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Honda, Olsbergs MSE and Redbull unveiled their new livery for the 2017 Global RallyCross Season. After a successful debut season in Global Rallycross, Honda is back...
Dodge Demon

For $325 You Can Maybe Drag Race A Dodge Demon 19 Months From Now

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An Indiegogo campaign claims that for $325 you can possibly drive a Dodge Demon down a dragstrip by December 2018. Dubbed the Dodge Demon Experience,...
Takata

Breaking: Takata Filing For Bankruptcy Operations To Be Bought by Key Safety Systems

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Trading suspended for shares of Takata after report claims Takata is filing for bankruptcy protection. -Takata reportedly will be sold to Key Safety Systems for $1.8B The...
Civic Type R

Nurburgring FWD Record Smashed: 2017 Honda Civic Type R Is Your Ring King

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Honda announced that their 2017 Honda Civic Type R took the has once again retook the FWD Nurburgring record. Two years ago the FK2 Honda Civic...
F1 Interior

McLaren open to the idea of a 2+2 GT but only if the market...

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AutoExpress was bold enough to ask McLaren if a four-seater was in the mix and McLaren replied with a big, "Maybe." When you've got McLaren's...
autopilot

Tesla Model S Saved His Life: Footage pulled from wrecked Tesla that collided with...

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"Footage" has come to light pulled from a wrecked Tesla Model S that caught the nation's attention back last year.  Earlier last year, Michelle Scott,...
Civic Si

2017 Honda Civic Si: Lower redline lighter weight and colors leaked

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A Honda sales training document has unveiled a couple of important details on the 2017 Honda Civic Si.  Although Honda already formally introduced the 2017...
Japanese Taxi

Taxi Touring 898: Yokohama’s new tire is made especially for heavy duty taxi use

Even Taxi's need a bit of aftermarket love. Yokohama has released a special tire just for taxi use.  Every car enthusiast worth their salt knows...
Civic Type R

Unofficial Driving Impressions: 2017 Honda Civic Type R in California

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When your brother is a Product Technical Specialist for Honda US, you get to bring home some pretty cool toys.  NOTE: These driving impressions are...
ZR1

Spy shots: 2018 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 sports huge spoiler and trick aero

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The newest spy shots taken of the 2018 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 show emphasis on aero with hints at a big supercharger underneath the hood. We're...
Honda Civic Type R

2017 Honda Civic Type R: Sales bro offering up CTR with zero markup over...

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It's hard enough getting any information on when the Civic Type R will be for sale but this Honda sales rep says "DM me...
Ferrari 458

Picking up a Ferrari 458 from public impound makes for one surreal video

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POV video shows what it's like picking up your exotic Ferrari 458 Italia from a common police impound lot.  One minute you're cruising along on...