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2024 Ford Mustang Dark Horse Sounds Very Macho on Startup and Under Acceleration
2024 Ford Mustang Dark Horse Sounds Very Macho on Startup and Under Acceleration

20 Sep 2022, 19:10 UTC / Arguably the most exciting Mustang coming for the 2024 model year, the road-going Dark Horse can be considered a GT on steroids

 
2022 Ford Bronco Raptor Acceleration Test: 60 MPH Takes 6.8 Seconds
2022 Ford Bronco Raptor Acceleration Test: 60 MPH Takes 6.8 Seconds

13 Jul 2022, 17:04 UTC / Designed to bash dunes into submission, the 2022 Ford Bronco Raptor is adequately quick to 60 miles per hour on public roads

 
New Lamborghini Huracan Tecnica Aims to See How Fast It Can Reach 124 MPH, Sounds Amazing
New Lamborghini Huracan Tecnica Aims to See How Fast It Can Reach 124 MPH, Sounds Amazing

29 Jun 2022, 20:03 UTC / The new Lamborghini Huracan Tecnica is ready to prove its worth, at least by means of a few acceleration tests at the racetrack

 
Does Hyundai N Grin Shift Mode Really Improve 0-60 Acceleration? Spoiler Alert: Yes!
Does Hyundai N Grin Shift Mode Really Improve 0-60 Acceleration? Spoiler Alert: Yes!

24 Jun 2022, 13:04 UTC / The difference between normal and N Grin Shift mode in the hands of Roman Mica? Almost half a second at a mile above sea level

 
2022 Ford Bronco Raptor Acceleration Test Concludes Rather Predictably
2022 Ford Bronco Raptor Acceleration Test Concludes Rather Predictably

20 Jun 2022, 12:59 UTC / Spoiler alert: it's not that much quicker than a Bronco First Edition, and the Jeep Wrangler Rubicon 392 also happens to brake better as well

 
Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Redeye Stock Tires vs. Drag Radials Test Reveals the Obvious
Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat Redeye Stock Tires vs. Drag Radials Test Reveals the Obvious

16 May 2022, 11:37 UTC / How much of a difference do drag radials make over bone-stock rubber boots? Road Test TV is much obliged to demonstrate using a Charger Hellcat Redeye

 
2022 Dacia Jogger Takes Acceleration Test, Exceeds Automaker’s Claim
2022 Dacia Jogger Takes Acceleration Test, Exceeds Automaker’s Claim

5 May 2022, 18:55 UTC / Dacia says the Jogger needs 11.2 seconds to 100 kilometers per hour. However, Mat Watson of carwow reached 97 kilometers per hour in 10.86 seconds

 
2023 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Turbo 2.7 Hits 60 MPH in 7.36 Seconds
2023 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 Turbo 2.7 Hits 60 MPH in 7.36 Seconds

20 Apr 2022, 19:03 UTC / Although it may seem underwhelming, the 2.7-liter turbo four-cylinder base engine in the Silverado 1500 doesn't fail to impress under acceleration

 
2023 Nissan Z Ride-Along Videos Reveal Great-Sounding V6
2023 Nissan Z Ride-Along Videos Reveal Great-Sounding V6

6 Apr 2022, 16:03 UTC / If you're curious how the all-new Z sounds from the passenger's point of view, the following ride-along videos are for you

 
New Ferrari 296 GTB Takes Acceleration Test to Prove It's a Proper Supercar
New Ferrari 296 GTB Takes Acceleration Test to Prove It's a Proper Supercar

7 Mar 2022, 20:58 UTC / "Insanely quick" is arguably the best way to describe how the Ferrari 296 GTB picks up speed from zero to 290 kilometers per hour

 
Tuned Ford Bronco Runs 13.9s Quarter Mile, Color Us Impressed
Tuned Ford Bronco Runs 13.9s Quarter Mile, Color Us Impressed

12 Feb 2022, 16:08 UTC / If you want to dip into the 13s with your Bronco, be sure to remove unwanted weight and to reflash the ECU with a JB4 tuner

 
Facelifted Alpine A110 S Takes Acceleration Test, Is No Slouch
Facelifted Alpine A110 S Takes Acceleration Test, Is No Slouch

31 Jan 2022, 17:40 UTC / The Porsche 718 Cayman and Boxster may be more popular sales-wise, but the Alpine A110 is a very fine alternative in this automotive segment

 
Volkswagen Amarok Demolishes Other Mid-Size Pickups in Acceleration Test
Volkswagen Amarok Demolishes Other Mid-Size Pickups in Acceleration Test

3 Dec 2021, 17:05 UTC / It may be the oldest pickup truck of this acceleration test, but Volkswagen's 3.0-liter Amarok still is a force to be reckoned with in a straight line

 
2022 Ford Maverick Acceleration Test: 6.33 Seconds to 60 MPH for the 2.0L Turbo AWD
2022 Ford Maverick Acceleration Test: 6.33 Seconds to 60 MPH for the 2.0L Turbo AWD

9 Nov 2021, 15:09 UTC / Almost one second quicker to 60 miles per hour than the Bronco Sport Badlands, the Maverick Lariat 2.0L turbo AWD does not disappoint

 
European C8 Corvette Stingray Z51 Takes Acceleration Test
European C8 Corvette Stingray Z51 Takes Acceleration Test

8 Nov 2021, 21:47 UTC / Over in Europe, the C8 Corvette Stingray Z51 doesn't make as much horsepower and torque as the U.S. model due to the gasoline particulate filter

 
Software Update Helps BMW M550i xDrive Accelerate Faster Than Before
Software Update Helps BMW M550i xDrive Accelerate Faster Than Before

8 Nov 2021, 14:00 UTC / A software update can go a long way in modern vehicles. The M550i xDrive, for example, accelerates to 60 miles per hour 0.6 seconds quicker thanks to an update

 
2023 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Official Quarter-Mile Time Confirmed: 10.6 Seconds
2023 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 Official Quarter-Mile Time Confirmed: 10.6 Seconds

8 Nov 2021, 12:51 UTC / The C8 Z06 is just as fast over the quarter mile as the C7 ZR1, the ultimate expression of the previous-generation Corvette

 
Video Reveals Stock 2022 Audi RS 3 Sedan Is Way Quicker Than the Ferrari Enzo
Video Reveals Stock 2022 Audi RS 3 Sedan Is Way Quicker Than the Ferrari Enzo

26 Oct 2021, 09:53 UTC / There is probably one logical explanation for the insane 0-62 mph sprint achieved in this Audi RS 3 Sedan, which is that it might be punchier than advertised

 
2022 Toyota Tundra MPG Test and Acceleration Test Reveal Impressive Numbers
2022 Toyota Tundra MPG Test and Acceleration Test Reveal Impressive Numbers

18 Oct 2021, 11:02 UTC / 19.9 miles per gallon (11.8 liters per 100 kilometers) over 150.5 miles of TFL shenanigans isn't too shabby for the non-hybrid 2022 Toyota Tundra

 
VW Polo GTI vs. Fiesta ST vs. i20 N Acceleration Test Yields Surprise Winner
VW Polo GTI vs. Fiesta ST vs. i20 N Acceleration Test Yields Surprise Winner

6 Oct 2021, 12:55 UTC / Believe it or not, the hot hatchback from the company with the least experience in hot hatchbacks is the fastest to 60 miles per hour