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It's A Shame This Mid-Engined, AWD Sports Car Of The 80s Never Happened

The MG EX-E promised to be fast, pretty and stuffed with technology, but it never progressed from the concept stage

That Time The Ford Mustang Almost Went Front-Wheel Drive

If not for a massive outcry from loyal enthusiasts, the front-wheel-drive coupe we know today as the Ford Probe could have become the fourth-generation Mustang

Bugatti Built Two Factory EB110 Racers, And This Is Their Story

Forget the rubbish on TV tonight and check out this beautiful documentary charting the incredible story of the only two race-spec Bugatti EB110s ever made

Let’s Remember How Bonkers The 2010 Lotus Esprit Concept Was

As the Lotus leadership changes shape again, we take a look back at the most surprising, dramatic and ultimately doomed concept car in recent memory

The 242 GTC Turbo Is As Obscure And Awesome As Volvos Get

This Volvo coupe was intended to be a sportier alternative to the 262 C, but it never made it past the prototype stage

That Time Nissan Built A Turbocharged And Supercharged Micra

The Nissan Micra, or March, has at times through history been a boredom-fest, a glorified mobility scooter and a safe, sensible first car option, but once upon a time it was also a bit unhinged...

That Time Toyota Made Its Own Humvee And Called It 'Mega Cruiser'

Toyota designed the Mega Cruiser for the Japanese military in the 1990s, and it shares more than a passing resemblance to the American Humvee...

That Time Isuzu Made A Formula One Engine And Put It In A Pickup

What happens when you put a 3.5-litre V12 race engine into a ute? You get this - the Isuzu Como F1 Super Truck

That Time AMC Tried And Failed To Build A Ferrari Killer

AMC may be best known for building strange-looking economy cars and years of financial hardship, but their AMX/3 prototype was one of the most exotic sports cars of the 1970s

That Time Ford Tried To Turn The Mustang Into A Luxury Car

Although the Ford Mustang will be forever associated with brash American muscle, the Mustang Grande prioritized comfort and luxury over power and speed

Mazda Once Made A 2.25L V6 And It's Spectacularly Complex

The Miller cycle V6 in the Mazda Millenia S is one of the most fascinating engines ever made. Here's how it works

7 Successful Examples of Automotive Co-Branding

Sometimes, automakers form marketing alliances with companies that have nothing to do with cars. Here are seven brand partnerships that worked brilliantly

That Time A Paper Mill Was Blamed For A Massive Highway Crash

This is the story of how a paper factory played a perceived role in a devastating 99-car pileup in southeastern Tennessee

That Time A Bridge Failed Just 42 Days After Opening To Traffic

Less than two months after opening to traffic, one of the most important bridges on the Trans-Canada Highway failed. Here's how a state-of-the-art design succumbed to a basic engineering blunder