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Jul 2, 2012 8:21PM on Exhaust NotesBy Sam Smith

It's been fun, folks. Thanks for listening.

Jun 28, 2012 2:35PM on Exhaust NotesBy Sam Smith

America's second-oldest continuously run motorsports event takes a momentary breather.

Jun 26, 2012 6:32PM on Exhaust NotesBy Sam Smith

Felix Wankel's charismatic, imperfect engine loses its biggest supporter. For now.

Jun 21, 2012 7:32PM on Exhaust NotesBy Sam Smith

Ashton Kutcher sues the DMV, speed cameras may come to New York, and Ford opens a lab in Silicon Valley.

Jun 19, 2012 11:52AM on Exhaust NotesBy Sam Smith

Subaru's rear-wheel-drive sports car was the fastest-selling car in the nation in May.

Jun 12, 2012 5:27PM on Exhaust NotesBy Sam Smith

The Austrian motorcycle company's track-day car may soon be available stateside. Question is, what would you do with it?

Jun 7, 2012 11:29AM on Exhaust NotesBy Sam Smith

Patent drawings show a gearbox with an 'electromechanical shift actuator,' meaning it would require no driver skill to operate.

Jun 5, 2012 5:32PM on Exhaust NotesBy Sam Smith

The German brand's branding is forever in flux. Proof: We may get an M-badged 7 Series.

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  • Cliff Atiyeh

    Clifford Atiyeh has spent his entire life driving cars he doesn't own. Raised in Volvos, he has grown to love fast, irresponsible vehicles of all kinds. He is the senior news editor at MSN Autos and also reports for Car and Driver, Road & Track, The Boston Globe and other publications.
    In the garage: 21-speed Iron Horse, 2002 Jeep Wrangler X (not his)

  • Doug Newcomb

    Doug Newcomb has covered car technology for over 20 years for outlets ranging from Rolling Stone to Edmunds.com. In 2008, he published his first book, "Car Audio for Dummies" (Wiley). He lives and drives in Hood River, Ore., with his wife and two kids, who share his passion for cars and technology.
    In the garage: 1996 Chevrolet Impala SS, two 1984 Chevrolet Blazers, 2008 Honda CR-V

  • James Tate

    James Tate learned to drive stick at age 13 in a 1988 Land Cruiser - in La Paz, Bolivia. He's since been a mechanic, on a pit crew and has wrenched on every car he's owned since his first 1989 Honda CRX Si (and won't stop until the car is a 1973 Porsche 911 RS). His work has appeared in Car and Driver, Popular Mechanics, Automobile and others.
    In the garage: 1995 Porsche 911 Carrera, 1988 BMW M5