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 |  Apr 16 2014, 3:29 PM

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Spreading its new philosophy of “no boring cars,” Toyota rolled out the refreshed Camry today in New York.

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 |  Mar 04 2014, 5:31 PM


In a sea of luxury and exotics that is typical at the Geneva Motor Show, Koenigsegg arguably stole the show this year with its Agera One:1.

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 |  Feb 07 2014, 8:59 AM

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Making its off-road machines more capable than ever Toyota unveiled its new TRD Pro series models at the Chicago Auto Show.

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 |  Jan 13 2014, 11:21 AM

Toyota-FT-1-Concept-01-Main-ArtToyota took the wrapper off an exciting new concept car at the 2014 North American International Auto Show. The FT-1 is a stunner! Continue Reading…

 |  Nov 25 2013, 2:01 PM


Some way, somehow, Nissan continues to find a way to improve its menacing GT-R sports car, unveiling the 2015 model along with a NISMO variant at this year’s Tokyo Motor Show.

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 |  Nov 20 2013, 12:36 PM


It’s hard to take your eyes off the new Jaguar F-Type Coupe, but its brilliant design isn’t the only story at the LA Auto Show.

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 |  Nov 20 2013, 7:39 AM

2015-Nissan-GT-R-NISMO-Main-ArtWhat happens when too much just isn’t enough? You become an addict, that’s what! Well someone call Betty Ford because Nissan’s been going through performance withdrawal and they just binged on GT-Rs!

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 |  Nov 19 2013, 10:30 PM


Much more than a closed cabin version of its new sports car, the F-Type coupe just debuted ahead of the 2013 L.A. Auto Show with a long list of upgrades.

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 |  Nov 07 2013, 11:05 AM


Amid all the tuner cars and aftermarket products, Honda took the wraps off the 2014 Honda Civic Si Coupe.

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 |  Sep 10 2013, 10:01 AM


What’s bright yellow and can haul a lot of ass? Why it’s the Audi Sport Quattro Concept.

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 |  Mar 28 2013, 2:17 PM

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Previewing what is to come to one of its most popular performance cars, Subaru unveiled the WRX Concept at the 2013 New York Auto Show.

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 |  Mar 06 2013, 9:49 AM

It’s been a decade since the Enzo launched and changed the automotive landscape, now Ferrari is hoping for a repeat with a supercar it calls LaFerrari.

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 |  Feb 07 2013, 10:40 AM

Keeping pace with Hyundai, Kia unveiled its latest production car today: the 2013 Forte 5-Door.

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 |  Jan 14 2013, 7:27 AM

Easily the star of the 2013 Detroit Auto Show, Chevrolet unveiled its seventh generation Corvette sports car last night, and because photos don’t do it justice, here’s your first look video.

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 |  Nov 28 2012, 4:58 PM

Ford just dropped its newest hot hatch on us at the 2012 LA Auto Show, in the form of the Fiesta ST. 

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 |  Oct 31 2012, 9:10 PM

Anyone familiar with Ken Block and his Gymkhana videos knows just how well he can smoke a set of tires and AutoGuide had the chance during this year’s SEMA Show to go along for a ride.

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 |  Sep 28 2012, 6:19 AM

McLaren might be a name that’s revered among auto enthusiasts but the debut of its new supercar marked the very first International Motor Show for the brand.

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 |  Apr 04 2012, 5:54 PM


The most highly anticipated reveal of the 2012 NY Auto Show did not disappoint. Sure it’s has a remarkably similar 8.4-liter V10 engine with 640 hp and 600 lb-ft of torque, but that’s hardly something to complain about.

The rest of the all-new Viper is wildly new, however, with some rather Ferrari-inspired styling (the red paint doesn’t hurt), as well as premium interior components. The car also weighs 100 lbs less thanks to carbon fiber hood, roof and trunk, not to mention carbon fiber racing seats.

GALLERY: 2013 SRT Viper


To learn more about the new SRT Viper and to get a closer look watch the video below:

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 |  Mar 06 2012, 9:27 AM


You don’t get much more extreme than a completely open top Lamborghini Aventador. And as far as cars go you don’t get much more expensive than $2.1 million.

Those are just a few of the features of the new Aventador J, Lambo’s newest and rarest supercar. Unveiled today at the Geneva Motor Show, get all the details in AutoGuide’s first look video below.

GALLERY: Lamborghini Aventador J



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 |  Feb 08 2012, 9:13 AM


First shown in concept form a month ago at the Detroit Auto Show, Acura has revealed its new entry-level ILX sports sedan at the Chicago Auto Show today.

Based on the Civic platform it certainly doesn’t look it, though it does share some very familiar powertrains. With a base 2.0-liter 4-cylinder, there’s also a 2.4-liter performance version and a 1.5-liter hybrid for the greenies.

GALLERY: 2013 Acura ILX


Get all the details on the 2013 Acura ILX in our first look video below:

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 |  Jan 10 2012, 6:58 AM


The star of the Detroit Auto Show, Acura has put itself back on the map by unveiling a concept car that will inspire the next NSX. Looking undeniably like an exotic, it’s actually quite a small machine – an indication of just how serious Acura is about keeping it light weight. For more details on the car, see here, or watch the video below:

GALLERY: Acura NSX Concept



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 |  Nov 30 2011, 8:18 AM

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Years of anticipation have all lead to the debut of Toyota‘s new compact sports car at the Tokyo Motor Show today. Referred to by many different concept names, at its word premiere company CEO Akio Toyoda called it, simply, the 86.

Powered by a direct-injection 1.6-liter 4-cylinder boxer engine it makes around 200-hp and when combined with a curb weight of just 2,700 lbs should deliver solid acceleration and a dynamic driving experience.

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GALLERY: Toyota 86

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For more on the Toyota 86, watch the video below:

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 |  Nov 29 2011, 10:52 PM

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Three years of rumors, concepts and leaks have come to this: the debut of the Toyota 86 sports car at the Tokyo Motor Show. Introduced by company CEO Akio Toyoda, a man dedicated to rebuilding Toyota’s enthusiast base, he launched an all new slogan, boldly proclaiming that the giant Japanese automakers is, “Fun to Drive, Again”.

As you no doubt have already hear the car is powered by a 2.0-liter 4-cylinder direct-injection boxer engine with a 12.5:1 compression ratio making 200-hp and 151 lb-ft of torque. It’s not a lot of punch, but with a curb weight right around 2,700 lbs, it should deliver plenty of fun.

See full details here and check out AutoGuide’s extensive 2011 Tokyo Motor Show coverage here.

GALLERY: 2013 Toyota 86

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See video of the car from it’s world premiere in Tokyo below:

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 |  Nov 17 2011, 10:00 AM


Giving us our first look at what the production BRZ will look like, Subaru has revealed a concept version of the rear-wheel drive sports car at the LA Auto Show. Sporting styling and performance additions from the brand’s STI division, it’s hard to miss some of the add-ons.

For a full-run down on the car, watch the video below and look for the production version to debut at the Tokyo Motor Show in just a few weeks time.

GALLERY: Subaru BRZ STI Concept


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