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2011 Grand Cherokee

2011 Grand Cherokee

Sitting on the same RWD unibody platform as Mercedes Benz’s ML, the 2011 Grand Cherokee also features a new air lift suspension system, sculpted exterior and an improved interior.

2010 Mercedes S-Class

2010 Mercedes S-Class

Mercedes-Benz’s flagship S-Class gets a modest refresh for 2010, both in terms of redesigned front and rear fascias, upgraded safety systems and a hybrid S400 that gets 29 mpg.

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2010 Range Rover Sport

2010 Range Rover Sport

Debuting at the New York Auto Show, Land Rover’s 2010 Range Rover Sport not only gets a revised exterior but a 510hp, 5.0L supercharged V8 courtesy of the Jaguar XFR.

Acura ZDX

Acura ZDX

A shot across the bow of BMW’s X6, we think the new Acura ZDX crossover is more car than ute; it sports the enormous schnoz of the Acura TL as well as a V-6 and 6-speed auto SH-AWD.

Nissan 370Z Roadster

Nissan 370Z Roadster

Nissan’s 370Z finally drops its top with the 2010 Roadster, which sports a one-touch fabric cover with automatic latching; it also features a glass wind blocker to minimize noise.

Zero S Motorcycle

Zero S Motorcycle

Lean, mean and green, the Zero S is a one-speed, clutchless all-electric bike with a top speed of 60mph and a range of 60 miles; it’s good for 31 hp and 62.5 lb-ft of torque.

USD Mallett Z03

USD Mallett Z03

One horse short of a grand, the USD Mallett Z03 is a 999hp beast wrapped in Italian-flavore, Uger Sahin Design sheet metal and a Mallett Cars-massaged twin-turbo V8 Z03.

GTA Concept Supercar

GTA Concept Supercar

Launching later this month, the GTA Concept finally has numbers to back up its drool-inducing looks: a V10 with 780hp and 678 lb-ft torque, 0-60 < 3s and a top speed of 217 mph.

BMW X5 M / X6 M

BMW X5 M / X6 M

BMW’s twin terror-utes, the X5 M and the X6 M both pack a 4.4L V8 twin-turbo engine with 555hp and 500 lb-ft torque; both of them will also sprint from 0-60mph in 4.5 seconds.

Derringer Cycles

Derringer Cycles

A modern version of 1920s board track racing bikes, Derringer Cycles are moto-hybrids which can be pedaled like a bicycle but also sport a 49cc 4-stroke Honda engine.

Concept: Kia VG

Concept: Kia VG

Kia is one of the last manufacturers we’d go to for inspiration, but this KND-5 concept actually looks sweet; it’s Kia’s version of the Hyundai Azera and will likely hit US shores next year.

Viral Vid: Mini Clubman

Viral Vid: Mini Clubman

This viral video for BMW’s Mini Cooper Clubman has CG written all over it, but we’re always up for auto acrobatics; the self awareness (“I think we’re in a viral!”) is a nice touch, too.

Hennessey HPE550 Camaro

Hennessey HPE550 Camaro

It’s not as powerful as the HPE700, but Hennessey’s HPE550 Camaro keeps the aggressive styling of its big bro while upping output to 562 hp and 556 lb-ft torque, with a 0-60 of 3.9s.

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V Neck Wave Jacket

V Neck Wave Jacket

An evolution of Dainese’s motorcyclist-oriented Wave Safety Jacket, the V Neck Wave Jacket increases neck cervical support, thereby protecting against wind and jerky movement.

Spoke POV Bike Kit

Spoke POV Bike Kit

Whatever your bike–road, mountain or BMX–Spoke POV lets you customize your wheel using 30 LEDs; you’ll get a kit with software for using your own bitmap images.

2010 Mercedes E63 AMG

2010 Mercedes E63 AMG

Although horsepower only increases modestly to 518 and torque stays the same, the 2010 Mercedes E63 AMG uses 12% less gas thanks to 7-speed gearbox ported from the SL63.

2010 Subaru Legacy

2010 Subaru Legacy

The 2010 Subaru Legacy is official: the new look is bigger in nearly every dimension, CVT gets thrown into the mix, and the 2.5GT gets a power bump to 265hp and 258 lb-ft torque.

Greenbird Wind Vehicle

Greenbird Wind Vehicle

Part aircraft, part Formula 1 car and part racing yacht, the Ecotricity Greenbird recently broke the world land speed record; it’s the fastest wind-powered land vehicle at 126.1 mph.

Bordo Folding Bike Lock

Bordo Folding Bike Lock

Bike locks are often portable and flimsy or solid and unwieldy, but Abus’ Bordo is an innovative foldable linkage lock made from hardened steel, giving it the strength of a U-lock.

SL 63 AMG Safety Car

SL 63 AMG Safety Car

With a transmission capable of 100ms gear changes, new exhaust system and a slew of weight-reducing mods, this SL 63 AMG definitely earns the title of official Formula 1 Safety car.

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Hotelicopter

Hotelicopter

With 18 guest rooms, gardens and more, the Hotelicopter smells like an April Fool’s joke, but we’ll play along: it makes its maiden flight 6/26, so get those fictional boarding passes ready.

Honda: Let It Shine

Honda: Let It Shine

Like Samsung’s viral Sheep LED Art ad but for auto enthusiasts, this “Let It Shine” ad uses the headlights of Honda Insights lined up in a grid to create a gigantic LED screen.

Concept: Innovation Truck

Concept: Innovation Truck

Daimler Trucks’ Innovation Truck saves fuel with a wicked aero kit, a BlueTec diesel powerplant, air bladders that lower ride height and wireless tire pressure monitors.

Tesla Model S

Tesla Model S

Tesla’s long-awaited all-electric Model S sedan is official, and it’s a looker: 300 mile range, 45 min. QuickCharge, 0-60 in 5.6s, a 17″ touchscreen and seating for 7, all for under $50k.

Sector111 Lotus Exige

Sector111 Lotus Exige

The S260 is more powerful, but Sector111’s Lotus Exige comes close with 240+ hp, upgraded brakes and nearly all-carbon fiber bits that turn it into a track-ready, flat-bottomed supercar.

Hyundai BLUE-WILL

Hyundai BLUE-WILL

The fascia for Hyundai’s hybrid concept is more blue whale than BLUE-WILL, but we’re intrigued by the tech: roof solar panels and a Li-poly battery that plugs into a wall socket.

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