Cars
Nov 11

Cars: The 2013 Porsche Boxster S — A True Sports Car

Porsche Boxster S

The Boxster S, arguably the purest expression of what a mass-produced sports car can and should be. (Photo: Tom Jensen)

I’ve read a lot lately about how Millennials supposedly hate .

Fortunately, modern science has come up with an antidote that for automotive antipathy: It’s called the Porsche Boxster S, arguably the purest expression of what a mass-produced sports car can and should be. And it will make your heart race, knees weak and the inside of your mouth wet.

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Nov 10

Not Your Average Minivan: This Bisimoto Odyssey Packs 1000+ Horsepower

This 1,029-horsepower 2014 Honda Odyssey was on display at the SEMA Show in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo: Instagram - @Bisimoto)

This 1,029-horsepower 2014 was on display at the in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo: Instagram – @Bisimoto)

Running late to soccer practice? No problem.

The folks at Bisimoto have tricked out and tuned up this “Power-Van” to boast an enormous 1,029 horsepower. It’s still your standard seven-passenger 2014 Honda Odyssey, but with a massive overhaul done to the powertrain.

A look under the hood. (Photo: Honda)

A look under the hood. (Photo: Honda)

The minivan has achieved the four-figure horsepower feat through a number of changes under the hood – including but not limited to – AEM electronics, an Infinity ECU, Arias pistons, Turbonetics BTZ7265 twin turbochargers, Bisimoto’s custom 360 degree oil cap, a cat-back exhaust system, Deatschwerks 2200cc injectors, an upgraded Magnafuel 750cc fuel pump, R&R custom steel rods, a wastegate and blowoff valve.

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Nov 8

What To Watch: Your Weekend Racing Schedule

What To Watch: Your Weekend Racing Schedule

Repsol Team’s Spanish rider Marc Marquez takes part in the first Moto GP free practice of the Valencia GP. (Photo: Getty Images)

Friday, November 8

On Demand – FIA European Rally | San Remo (www.Speed2.com)

Saturday, November 9

On Demand – F3 Open | Italy Race 1 (www.Speed2.com)

7:20 a.m. – | Valencia GP Qualifying (www.Speed2.com)

Sunday, November 10

On Demand – F3 Open | Italy Race 2 (www.Speed2.com)

8 a.m. – MotoGP | Valencia GP Race ()

3 p.m. – MotoGP Moto 3 | Valencia GP Race ()

4 p.m. – MotoGP Moto 2 | Valencia GP Race (FOX Sports 2)

5 p.m. – MotoGP | Valencia GP Race (FOX Sports 2) *Replay

8 p.m. – FIA World Touring Car Championship | Slovakia (FOX Sports 2)

9 p.m. – FIA GT1 World Championship | Belgium (FOX Sports 2)

**All times Eastern Standard

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Nov 1

Breaking The Law: Bolian And Crew Go From NYC To Cali In Under 29 Hours

Ed Bolian (center), his co-driver Dave Black (right) and support passenger Dan Huang (left) traveled from New York City to California in 28 hours and 50 minutes. (Photo: Edbolian.com)

(center), his co-driver (right) and support passenger (left) traveled from New York City to California in 28 hours and 50 minutes. (Photo: Edbolian.com)

Ed Bolian and his two friends have shattered the record time for a New York City to California road trip, evading police and traffic to make the 2,800-mile trek in under 29 hours.

“I’ve wanted to break the record since I was 18 years old,” Bolian told Jalopnik.com. “This was always to me sort of the holy grail of American automotive culture.”

The 27-year-old Lamborghini sales director from Georgia was joined by co-driver Dave Black and support passenger Dan Huang.

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Nov 1

What To Watch: Your Weekend Racing Schedule

F1 Grand Prix of Abu Dhabi - Practice

Lewis Hamilton of Great Britain and Mercedes GP prepares to drive during practice for the Abu Dhabi GP. (Photo: Getty Images)

Friday, November 1

All Day – Auto GP | Czech Republic Race 1 (www.Speed2.com)

5 a.m. –  | Abu Dhabi GP P1

9 a.m. –  | Abu Dhabi GP P2

Saturday, November 2

All Day – Auto GP | Czech Republic Race 2 (www.Speed2.com)

6 a.m. –  | Abu Dhabi GP P3

9 a.m. –  | Abu Dhabi GP Qualifying

Sunday, November 3

All Day – Bike Road Racing | Scarborough (www.Speed2.com)

8 a.m. –  | Abu Dhabi GP Race

2 p.m. – Lucas Oil Off Road Racing | Reno ()

3 p.m. – Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt | Knoxville (FOX Sports 1)

4 p.m. – Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt | Dixie National (FOX Sports 1)

8 p.m. – Australian V8 Supercars | Gold Coast ()

11 p.m. – FIA World Touring Car Championship | Morocco (FOX Sports 2)

**All times Eastern Standard

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