Just A Reminder: '60s Car-Rocketeers Turbonique Were Batshit Insane

Roughly two years ago, as part of his effort to completely break down the history of everything Volkswagen Beetle, Torch drafted a post referencing a rocket-turbine-powered Bug with north of 750 horsepower.

We just wanted to remind you that that's Hellcat-shaming batshit insane. And that Turbonique, the folks behind… » 7/21/14 10:24pm 7/21/14 10:24pm

This Massive Microcar Rally Is Absolutely Adorable

When the engines burst to life in a parking lot a stone's throw from the Tacoma Dome, it doesn't sound like the firing of angry pistons. Instead, it's a popping, spluttering, clattering noise, as if three dozen Jiffy-Pops have started lighting off at the same time. » 7/16/14 12:18pm 7/16/14 12:18pm

What You Learn Driving Every Generation Of M3 Back-to-Back

Sometimes asking nicely yields huge returns. Like when Autofocus' Matt Bubbers asked BMW very nicely if he could drive their museum-piece M3 collection while on a press trip in Portugal. And they said yes. » 6/29/14 9:26pm 6/29/14 9:26pm