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Tesla Model S sets record as best-testing car in history

The 2015 Tesla Model S is the best-testing car in history.

Consumer Reports has announced what other automotive publications have also determined in other models of the high-end Tesla. The electric vehicle has tested better than any car in history of the magazine’s respected ratings systems. Specifically, the all-wheel drive the 2015 Model S P85D sedan tallied 103 points in the magazine’s system that by definition ...

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Rare Bugatti Veyrons at auction, rare pedal car an option

The first Bugatti Veyron is set for auction and could sell for more than $2 million.

The first and last hardtop Bugatti Veyron supercars made, numbers #001 and #300, went up for aution in RM Sotheby’s auction Thursday night, Aug. 13 during Monterey Auto Week. It will be nteresting to note what prices the two rare cars attract as well as the difference between the selling points the two iconic vehicles. ...

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Sandra Button: Queen of the Concours d’Elegance

Sandra Button the chairwoman of the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance.

The Concours d’Elegance was doing fine 30 years ago. It had honored the 100th anniversary of Mercedes-Benz and celebrated milestones of many others carmakers along the way — Bugatti to Ferrari to Maserati. Sandra Pruin (now Button) had also been hired as special events coordinator for Pebble Beach Company to help organize dog shows and ...

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Hyundai among 14 concept cars at Concours d’Elegance

A Hyundai concept car will makes in debut at the Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance

Concept cars, sometimes called prototypes or dream cars, are made for many reasons. At car shows, they can attract vast attention as one-of-a-kind, far-fetched machines never to be driven by the public or even seen again. But concept vehicles can also allows manufacturers’ to gain public reaction to vehicles just before they’re launched. The vehicles ...

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