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Italian roads, German wheels, American smiles

Coupe de Grace: Driving the Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG 4Matic Coupe

The brand new Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG 4Matic Coupe answers the world’s plea for an enormously luxurious grand tourer. We tested its 577 horsepower on the twisty roads of Tuscany.

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2013 Bentley Continental GT Speed

With the recent rumors of its release for the Goodwood Festival of Speed next week, the 2013 Bentley Continental GT Speed has officially been confirmed for production by Bentley Motors. But don’t think you can simply toss up side-by-side photos of the new car and the stock GT to find any significant aesthetic differences. Other…

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Sadly, Bond will probably wreck this one, too.

2013 Aston Martin Vanquish

It’s a tall order to fill the shoes of the outgoing Aston Martin DBS, a car that graced the automotive world, as well as MI-6′s garage, since 2007. In order to bring forth a worthy heir to the Aston Martin grand tourer role, the British automaker invoked a name from its illustrious past and tantalized…

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No more Alfredo sauce

2013 Ferrari California

If you’re a car nerd like some of us here at GP, you can spot mid-cycle changes made to an automobile with just a cursory overview (when sober). These mid-cycle refreshers are common in the industry but not so much for Ferrari. The Ferrari California is an exception, and the changes are welcomed. Though plenty…