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DRIVING INTO FALL • ROAD & TRACK’S HUDSON QUATTROCENTO IS THE ULTIMATE GUIDE TO FALL IN THE NORTHEAST.
Backfires • The joyful noise of the commentariat, rebutted sporadically by Ed.
LETTER OF THE MONTH
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Bare Bones • As exotic as the Czinger 21C looks outside, the real artistry is in the computer-printed parts within.
LUKAS CZINGER ON WHY THE BEST PROOF OF CONCEPT IS A HYPERCAR
Motor Muse • Warhol found inspiration in a soup can. These artists are finding it in cars.
Getting Hammered • Jonathan Hodgman isn’t afraid of a challenge, and his shop, Blue Ridge Mercedes, specializes in the difficult task of repairing early AMGs.
AFFALTERBACH MECHANIC GABS
Now Hear This • Automakers are going to new lengths to create the sounds of modern cars.
Time Machines • A trip to Duncan Imports prompts an unexpected rendezvous with cars from my past. And I want them all back. Well, except maybe the Ram.
How to Winch in a Pinch • We head out into the Utah wilderness with the Cameron Advanced Mobility team to learn to off-road like military special forces.
The Strong and Silent Type S • IF YOU’VE EVER WONDERED WHAT A MORE GROWN-UP HONDA CIVIC TYPE R WOULD BE LIKE, THE INTEGRA TYPE S PROVIDES THE ANSWER.
STRUT YOUR STUFF
DOWN TO EARTH • AMID THE CURRENT MAELSTROM OF OVERPRICED AND OVERSIZE TRUCKS AND SUVS, TODAY’S REMAINING CROP OF MID-SIZE SEDANS LOOKS MORE SENSIBLE THAN EVER.
7 vs. 7 • IF YOU COULD HAVE THE SAME LUXURY SEDAN WITH EITHER GAS OR ELECTRIC POWER, WHICH ONE WOULD YOU CHOOSE? THE 7-SERIES HELPS ANSWER THAT QUESTION.
TWO SOON • IN THE 1980S, THE LAMBORGHINI LM002 ACCURATELY FORETOLD THE RISE OF EXOTIC SUVS, FOUR-DOOR PICKUP TRUCKS, AND LAMBORGHINI’S OWN BESTSELLING MODEL, THE URUS.
YOU’RE INVITED • Join Road & Track and Car and Driver editors as they put 2024 vehicles to the ultimate test of p performance, speed, and driving experience.
2022 GENESIS GV70 • THE TEAM MVP.
Rants and Raves
2023 RIVIAN R1T
2023 TOYOTA TUNDRA
ZR2 Steps Forward • With the underlying truck much improved, the 2023 Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 reaps the dividends.
Wicked Wagon • Sharper, quicker, and louder, the RS6 Avant Performance gives wagon buyers more of what they crave.
Have It Your Way • Ford’s heavy-duty pickup has broad range.
THREE’S A PARTY
Higher-Purpose Hybrid • Forget electric range. This plug-in hybrid delivers 791 horsepower.
The Illusion of Choice • The Crown’s powertrains may differ, but the surrounding car is largely the same.
THE CROWN’S JEWEL
12-Cylinder Salute • Bentley makes 18 Continental GT–based Baturs as a send-off for its W-12.
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