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2021 Koenigsegg Gemera

2021 Koenigsegg Gemera

1,700 horsepower and seating for four. Where do we sign up?

The 2021 Koenigsegg Gemera is a two-door, four-seat hypercar developed by the Swedish company that gave us the Agera, Regera, and Jesko. But unlike its siblings, and despite having only two doors, the 2021 Gemera offers seating for four. And it does so via four equally comfortable seats, so it’s not just a regular grand tourer. The 2021 Gemera boasts a hybrid drivetrain under the skin, comprising three electric motor and a three-cylinder engine. As shocking as it may sound, the three-cylinder generates 600 horsepower, making it the most powerful of its kind in production, and works on a variety of fuels, including CO2-neutral methanol. Overall, the hybrid drivetrain pumps out an amazing 1,700 horsepower and 2,581 pound-feet of torque. Let’s find out more about the world’s first practical megacar - aka Mega GT - in the review below.

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Watch The Genesis GV70 Put Up A Good Fight Before Being Incarcerated By The Tesla Model Y

Watch The Genesis GV70 Put Up A Good Fight Before Being Incarcerated By The Tesla Model Y

Standing up against EVs is a big task, but the Genesis GV70 did a fair job

The GV70 is Genesis’ first compact-luxury SUV, and it is a fantastic package overall. It is based on the G70 sedan, which means it has a sporty cred to it. And, Genesis being a luxury brand, you get all the bells and whistles as well. There are two engine options on offer, one being a four-pot turbo engine, and the other, a twin-turbo V-6.

Sam from Sam ‘CarLegion’ brought in a V-6 GV70 to take on a Tesla Model Y for a couple of drag races and a rolling race. The Model Y, being an EV, was going to be the winner for sure, but did the GV70 put up a good fight before going down? Let’s find out.

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2023 Mercedes-AMG EQE

2023 Mercedes-AMG EQE

The future of AMG is definitely electric

Times are definitely changing, and that includes how we view what a high-performance German luxury sedan should be. In the past, that would mean a big-displacement V-8 or even a V-10, and now we come at a time when silence doesn’t just mean a yes, but also breathtaking speed. This new Mercedes-AMG EQE is no exception, and it’s essentially a Mercedes-AMG E 53 and E 63 for the future.

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Bob Maddox's Jet Engined Go-Kart Is All Kinds Of Crazy

Bob Maddox’s Jet Engined Go-Kart Is All Kinds Of Crazy

Watch as the exhaust glows orange in real-time on a short two-minute dash across the desert

This is Bob Maddox aka Rocketman, who recently took his jet-engined go-kart dubbed the ’Beast’ for a test drive out in the desert.

Growing up in the 60s Bob was fascinated with rockets. I mean, it was the jet age after all and the space race was on at the time. He also grew fond of jets fighters that flew close to his homes in Phoenix and Oregon. This rocket-bug bit the man early in life, and by age 10, Bob was building rocket-powered balsa wood airplanes that had Jetex rocket motors. By age 17, he began to focus his attention on building pulse-jet engines. The man is now known for creating some of the most outrageous jet-powered machines in the world.

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2022 Ferrari Roma by Mansory

2022 Ferrari Roma by Mansory

No other tuner was able to make the Roma look this good and this aggressive

Ferrari Roma was introduced back in 2019 as a 2+2 grand tourer based on the Portofino. It was placed under the 812 Superfast and was the most affordable Ferrari at the moment. You can imagine this made the Roma a very successful supercar. But, while it can easily stand against models from Porsche or Aston Martin, the Roma is not at all a very powerful supercar. But, thanks to tuners like Mansory, this can be sorted.

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Acura's Focus Falls a Little Outside the Norm, and That's Okay

Acura’s Focus Falls a Little Outside the Norm, and That’s Okay

Acura has no interest in following traditional EV naming schemes, nor is it focused on a sub-compact crossover

What in the world is Acura doing? Every automaker under the sun is pushing out SUVs like it’s all they know how to do, and here’s Acura with its current lineup that includes two sedans, two crossovers, and a supercar known as the NSX. Another SUV is on the cards, right? Wrong – Acura just revealed the all-new Integra, and it’s planning to focus on that for a while. Even better yet, the rest of the world is focused on shifting to EVs and Acura has little concern. There’s a new one coming in 2024, but we don’t know anything about it, and at this point, it seems Acura might not either. Acura’s strategy here is a little weird, and the future is certainly going to be interesting, and Acura’s plan for the Integra is, well, unexpected.

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A Stock Drag Race Between Two Unlikely Muscle Cars Ends With David Beating Goliath

A Stock Drag Race Between Two Unlikely Muscle Cars Ends With David Beating Goliath

This classic muscle drag race between a 1965 Chevrolet Chevelle Malibu SS and a 1967 Dodge Coronet R/T Convertible proves even the base muscle cars were fast enough

Classic car drag races never get old as we are always curious to see how different versions of 1960s and 1970s muscle cars perform on the drag strip 50 years after their production. This Cars and Zebras drag race is between two unlikely cars. We say that because both the 1967 Dodge Coronet and 1965 Chevrolet Chevelle Malibu SS are relatively base versions so, naturally, we were curious how they would perform over a quarter-mile.

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2022 Ferrari F8 Spider By Mansory

2022 Ferrari F8 Spider By Mansory

880 horsepower is a more appropriate number for a supercar

Launched in 2019 as a convertible version of the F8 Tributo, the Ferrari F8 Spider is a car that needs no presentation. And, if you ask us, a car that needs no performance or exterior upgrades either. Mansory’s latest creation, however, proves us wrong.

The tuner is offering a "soft kit" for the F8 Spider that will completely change the look of the supercar. It includes design updates, a new set of wheels, and, of course, performance upgrades.

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This Custom Chopper Is A Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 Under The Skin

This Custom Chopper Is A Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 Under The Skin

Sponsored by Enfield themselves, the Neelkantha showcases the versatility of the 650cc platform

Royal Enfields are popular with custom bikemakers and from scramblers to cafe racers, we’ve seen them all. But TNT Motorcycles, based out of India has taken the road less traveled and has come up with a one-off custom bagger motorcycle based on a Royal Enfield Interceptor 650

Dubbed the Neelkantha, which translates to blue neck (this explains the color), the project was sponsored by Royal Enfield themselves. The whole project costs north of $26,000 and comprises loads of custom parts made by TNT Motorcycles.

Let’s take a closer look at this chopper.

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An Old-School Chevelle Wipes The Floor With A Jeep SRT For Supremacy

An Old-School Chevelle Wipes The Floor With A Jeep SRT For Supremacy

It’s not often that you see an old-school muscle car take on a performance SUV

Old-school vs Modern muscle car face-offs are not that uncommon and people really dig them. But, when was the last time you saw a 60s brute take on a proper performance SUV. Well, this duel between a classic Chevelle and a modern-day performance family hauler is sure worth your time.

As ever, this video by the Wheels Channel on YouTube didn’t have the exact numbers so I’m going to run with the baseline specs to give you some context.

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2022 Volvo XC40 Recharge

2022 Volvo XC40 Recharge

The Volvo XC40 Recharge is the all-electric version of the funky, compact SUV from Sweden, and it’s much better than you think

Volvo, like many other carmakers, has taken steps towards a fully-electric lineup. While this mostly refers to Polestar – Volvo’s sub-brand – since January 2021, the first EV with a Volvo badge is a fact. The 2022 Volvo XC40 Recharge is an all-electric take on the funky, compact SUV (CUV), and there’s a lot to like about it.

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A Dakar Flavoured Grom? Bring It On!!

A Dakar Flavoured Grom? Bring It On!!

This bodykit by TTR Transforms your Honda Grom into an aspirational North African dune-basher

The Dakar Rally is one of the world’s most gruesome competitions in the world where participants have to endure all kinds of terrains and conditions. Now, regular people like you and me will probably never get to witness a full-spec Dakar bike in action, let alone ride one, but what we can do though is to try and replicate those kitted-out rally monsters to a certain degree.

This is where the Honda Grom’s Dakar bike body kit comes into play. It may not give you the same capabilities or make you think that you can jump over anything and everything, but it will surely make you look and feel super cool.

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Alpina and BMW Are Officially A Couple – Here's What It Means

Alpina and BMW Are Officially A Couple – Here’s What It Means

BMW has taken the plunge and acquired Alpina, opening a new path into the future

BMW M models are great – they provide awesome performance, outrageous handling, and hard-to-rival on-track performance. But, if you want something that’s over the top and tuned more toward luxury and comfortable driving, that’s where Alpina comes in, at an added cost, of course. Alpina has made a name for itself by catering to people who want an ultimate driving machine but spend 99-percent of the time on well unmaintained public roads and not on the track. Alpina’s special tuning turns any BMW into a magic carpet that floats seamlessly down the road, generally looks better on the outside, and has a few extra luxury bits on the inside. Up until this point, Alpina has worked closely with BMW and even had the ability to access vehicles before they were released to the public but worked independently. All of this, however, will change in the near future as BMW just acquired Alpina, something that secures the latter’s long-term future but calls into question what it all means for the Alpina brand.

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What Happens When An Enduro Rider Takes An Africa Twin Jumping? A Backflip, That's What!

What Happens When An Enduro Rider Takes An Africa Twin Jumping? A Backflip, That’s What!

The rider even threw in panniers on the bike, because why not?

There are normal riders and then there are ace riders, the sort of people who push the boundaries of riding to new heights. YouTuber and Honda rider Kirian Mirabet Vidiella belongs to the latter. He has so far done some bonkers things with his rally-spec Africa Twin including riding on ice, jumping around, steep hill climbs and attacking trails, amongst other things.

But that wasn’t enough and Kirian wanted more. So he recently attempted a backflip on his Africa Twin and since a normal Africa Twin wasn’t crazy enough, he performed this stunt with panniers put on.

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Move Over Braptor!!! The 'Dark Horse' Bronco 6x6 Is Here

Move Over Braptor!!! The ’Dark Horse’ Bronco 6x6 Is Here

If the stock Bronco didn’t quite cut the mustard for you, the guys over at Apocalypse have got you covered

This is the ’Dark Horse’, the world’s first-ever Ford Bronco 6x6. Now, considering that the new Bronco is one of the hottest rigs on the block, frankly, I saw this one coming. Well, here we are, folks.

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The 2023 Acura Integra Specs, Revealed

The 2023 Acura Integra Specs, Revealed

Acura revealed a lot of specs about the 2023 Integra, and things aren’t looking too bad

After 22 years on the bench, the Acura Integra makes a comeback as it is scheduled to enter production later in 2022, as a 2023 model. While we already know how the 2023 Acura Integra looks, many of the specs were recently revealed in an Acura press release.

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Audi RS3 vs BMW M3 Competition – This Drag Race Had No Business Being So Interesting

Audi RS3 vs BMW M3 Competition – This Drag Race Had No Business Being So Interesting

The drag races between the Audi RS3 and the BMW M3 Competition went down to the wire

Mat Watson and his team from ‘Carwow’ brought in two hot German cars for a drag race. One’s the Audi RS3, and the other a BMW M3 Competition. The Audi RS3, in its reinvigorated avatar, is an absolute beast and punches well above its weight. It makes a lot less power than the BMW M3 Competition, but managed to keep up well in these races, especially the drag races. Can the Audi RS3 be considered as the hottest entry-level performance car today?

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Cars That Have More Than Two Turbochargers

Cars That Have More Than Two Turbochargers

When twin-turbos are not enough. These cars pack engines with more than two turbocharges

For better or worse, forced induction is becoming more and more common among internal combustion engines. This almost exclusively means turbochargers, although superchargers are not entirely phased out yet. High-performance cars in particular come with two turbochargers, which seems to be the standard. There are, however, a few exceptions that boast more than two turbochargers, and here they are.

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Old-School Pure Stock Drag Race: '69 Vette L88 Unleashes Its Fury Against The '68 Super Bee

Old-School Pure Stock Drag Race: ’69 Vette L88 Unleashes Its Fury Against The ’68 Super Bee

While the numbers seem to be stacked in the Vette’s favor, the real-world results are not what you’d expect

Pure Stock drag races are fun. As the name suggests you have some pretty tight rules in order to qualify for this class. But I’m sure that it’s the most honest way to find out about the out-of-the-box performance of these old-school muscle cars. This duel between a 69 Vette and the 68 Coronet Super Bee sure does seem to fit the bill rather well. Let’s look at the baseline figures of both these cars.

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2022 Renault Austral

2022 Renault Austral

It is a high-tech C-segment hybrid SUV with a lot of potential outside the U.S.

Renault unveils its new hybrid SUV, the Austral, which is based on the new third-generation CMF-CD platform. It portrays Renault’s “Nouvelle Vague” which means “New Wave” in the global C-segment SUV markets. If you are familiar with the Megane E-TECH Electric and the Arkana, you will find the Austral to follow similar paths, which includes Renault’s new design language and feature-proof cabin. We think that this compact hybrid/electric SUV is targeting the new Kia Sportage in a lot of ways, bringing in updated tech and multiple powertrain options to soothe your needs. Let’s dive in for a closer look into Renault’s newest addition to its Global (excluding the U.S.) lineup.

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