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Monday, August 18th
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Hyundai Makes a Comeback

World Rally Championship Finland, An Underdog Returns to Racing

The old-wood pine forests and gravel roads of the Neste Oil WRC Finland made for gorgeous scenery in early August. And Team Hyundai, plus two of their Finnish drivers, made for a great story.

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Bring the rugged past to the present

Want This, Get This: Land Rover Defender 110 or Jeep Grand Wagoneer

The Land Rover Defender 110 and the Jeep Grand Wagoneer are two of the finest classic SUVs on the market; both are as capable as they are classy. The only question is: how much money are you willing to throw at these bad boys?

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This week's news on wheels

This Week In Motoring: August 18, 2014

This Week in Motoring: the most expensive car ever sold, plenty of eco-cars, the science behind Tony Stewart’s tragic sprint car accident, Motor Trend‘s awesome drag race and much more.

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Big guns for those haulin' runs

5 Great 7-Passenger SUVs

It’s no longer enough for a big SUV to transport seven; it has to look good and feel good (for both driver and passengers) while doing it. Our intrepid Octane crew drove five of the best seven-passenger SUVs out there and found a flavor for just about anyone. While none of these five SUVs are perfect, each is grand in its own right by virtue of style, quality and utility.

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What's New, Now

Today in Gear: August 18, 2014

Today in Gear: Toyota’s shiny new FT-1, a custom motorcycle that’s moving art, a handsome mid-century reading chair and more.

Sunday, August 17th
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The Week's Best Writing

In Case You Missed It: August 10 – 17

Our best articles from the last few weeks. Just in case, ya know, you missed them: from learning how to make absinthe cocktails to our latest timekeeping series on affordable watches.

Saturday, August 16th
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The Gear You Missed

This Week in Gear: August 16, 2014

This Week in Gear: British performance cars, classy shoes, high-end audio gear and much, much more.

Friday, August 15th
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High-Voltage Connections

On the Scene: Outside Lands Music and Arts Festival

GP was on the scene at Outside Lands 2014. We interviewed the members of Brothers Comatose, Local Natives, Tycho, Typhoon and Warpaint.

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Three days in Golden Gate Park

Photo Essay: Outside Lands

Kanye wore a mask. Wayne Coyne (The Flaming Lips), a bodysuit. There was lots of denim, leather, and a handful of Chucks. Some sang the blues, some beat a drum. Big Freedia got white booties poppin’, and Kacey Musgraves left hearts to swoon. GP reports from Outside Lands 2014.

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The inaugural game at Levi's Stadium

Inside the World’s Smartest Stadium

By MATTHEW ANKENY
Photo by MATTHEW ANKENY

Levi’s Stadium, the new home of the San Francisco 49ers, is a 1,850,000 square-foot engineering marvel. Plus, they’ll deliver beer and wine to your seat. Is this the world’s smartest stadium? Matt Ankeny made the visit to find out.

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Cuban salsa, Canadian bluegrass, Welsh folk rock

Road Notes: The Rainforest World Music Festival

Where the South China Sea meets the rainforest in Malaysian Borneo, there’s a music festival unlike anything in the West. GP contributor Will McGough visited to dance, bang on drums and hear some of the best music of his life.

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Hook, Line and Sinker

The Fishing Issue

By JEREMY BERGER

“All Americans believe that they are born fishermen,” Steinbeck wrote. “For a man to admit a distaste for fishing would be like denouncing mother-love or hating moonlight.” We love our mothers and the soft light reflected by the moon — and at the risk of sounding presumptuous, we like to think we were born to fish. Our relationship with the sport is rooted in a primordial struggle of man versus nature, of course, but that just scratches the surface. We like the quiet time. We like packing a cooler of beer. We like the rods and reels and lures. Sometimes we like eating the damn things and other times we like throwing them back. We’re 50/50 on bucket hats. In the spirit of this great American pastime, Steinbeck’s “piscatorial religion”, we’ve put together the Fishing Issue, a collection of stories that take us from an airboat in the Florida Everglades to the Verrazano-Narrows in Brooklyn to the docks of Seattle’s Foster Island.

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Follow the beer, sleep here

Stay: Dogfish Inn

Today craft beer enthusiasts have even more cause to visit the Delaware: they have a place to stay. Dogfish Head has opened a beer-inspired hotel, in Lewes, Delaware, 11 miles away from their brewery: the Dogfish Inn. Designed in Brooklyn, the inn has 16 rooms available to rent, each decked out in beer-centric amenities. It’s modern, but doesn’t feel fancy; it’s a place where, after a day of sweating, screaming and laughing at the day’s adventures and misadventures, guests enjoy a cool craft-brewed reward, and bounce back out in the morning for more.

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What to See, Read and Hear

This Week in Culture: August 15, 2014

This Week in Culture: rent Rory McIlroy’s former house, Discovery Channel deceives, Illegal downloads, remembering Robin Williams, Ferraris and more.

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Get Your Glass in Order

The GP Guide to Beer Glassware

From the Archives: There are serious benefits to matching your glass to your beer. Here’s our guide to the different types of glasses and the brews you should sip out of them.