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Andre Lotterer Replaces Kobayashi at Belgian Grand Prix

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Yes, that’s right. Audi’s resident Le Mans badass, Andre Lotterer, is headed to to the Belgian Grand Prix by way of Caterham F1. The team didn’t cite a specific reason for the driver change in their statement, but did say that Kobayashi will remain part of the team.  We can’t wait to see Andre flat out through Eau Rouge in the Caterham CT05. Read the Caterham F1 Team statement after the jump. Read More

Driven: 2014 Lexus IS 350C F-Sport

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Introduced as a 2010 model, the hardtop convertible version of the Lexus IS isn’t yet “old” by industry standards. Still, a replacement looms on the horizon in the form of the upcoming RC coupe and likely convertible spin-off. Its main competitor from the land of the rising sun, the Infiniti Q60 (nee G37), is also nearing replacement, though neither of these cars could be called dated from an aesthetic perspective. I drove the IS 350 and Q60 convertibles back to back to find out what makes these two hardtops tick.

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Dodge Unveils the 204mph Charger SRT Hellcat

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Dodge pulled the covers off the fastest sedan in the world today with the introduction of the 2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat. The Charger SRT Hellcat has the same 6.2-liter HEMI Hellcat engine from the SRT Charger Hellcat and produces 707 horsepower and 650 lb.-ft of torque. Dodge says that the Charger SRT Hellcat has an NHRA certified 1/4 mile time of 11.0 seconds on street tires, and a top speed of 204 mph. We’ve got the full tech rundown and 69 photo gallery after the jump. Get ready to pick your jaw up off the floor. Read More

2014 Toyota Camry Hybrid – Positive Reinforcement

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We’re testing the 2014 Toyota Camry Hybrid this week and love the positive reinforcement it gives you for driving efficiently. A full write-up will follow soon!

Driven: 2015 Cadillac ATS Coupe

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Winning and confidence go hand in hand, but Cadillac’s new 2015 ATS Coupe is missing one of those attributes. Like a perpetual podium finishing runner, Cadillac honed its skill by emulating the perpetual champion, BMW, and produced the wonderful ATS Sedan. Where the ATS Sedan made its mark in stents versus the competition, a champion it is not. The ATS Coupe runs a new race with another year’s worth of refinement. Is the refinement enough to produce a winner? Cadillac invited us to Virginia’s wine and horse country to find out.

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