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2009 Motor Trend Best Driver's Car Competition - Overview

Find out which car Motor Trend named the best driver's car of 2009. Editor At Large Arthur St. Antoine takes us through the competition and explains how we picked our winner.


 


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ZR1 Vette vs Jet! - Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 Races A U.S. Navy Fighter Jet
MT Editor at Large Arthur St. Antoine pits Chevy's awesome "Blue Devil" -- the Corvette ZR1 -- against its toughest adversary yet: a Blue Angels F/A-18 Hornet fighter jet. Shot By: Jim Gleason & Terren Lin Edited By: Jim Gleason Read the story here: http://www.motortrend.com/features/performance/112_0908_chevy_corvette_zr1_ vs_fighter_jet_race/index.html





Picking the 2014 Best Driver's Car!
This is it! Come ride shotgun with Motor Trend's Carlos Lago and race car driver Randy Pobst as they test ten of the most exciting, high-performance vehicles in the world in search of Motor Trend's 2014 Best Driver's Car Powered by Mobil 1 (https://www.youtube.com/user/OfficialMobil1) The contenders for this year's competition are: Alfa Romeo 4C, BMW i8, BMW M4, Chevrolet Camaro Z/28, Ford Fiesta ST, Jaguar F-Type R Coupe, Nissan GT-R Nismo, Porsche 911 turbo S, Subaru WRX STI & Volkswagen Golf GTI. Read the full story here: http://www.motortrend.com/features/performance/1409_2014_motor_trends_best_ drivers_car/ Subscribe now to make sure you're in on all the action! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=motortrend Facebook - http://facebook.com/motortrendmag Twitter - http://twitter.com/motortrend Google+ - https://plus.google.com/101867967859016552744/posts Website - http://www.motortrend.com





Picking the 2011 Best Drivers Car - Part 1 - The Downshift Episode 4
On this special episode of The Downshift, Jonny Lieberman and Justin Bell give you an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at Motor Trend's 2011 Best Driver's Car competition. Find out what happens when eleven of the world's greatest sports cars hit the road and hit the track in a battle for ultimate automotive glory. Part 1 of 3. Watch Part 2 here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mTCmNjHGzl0 Watch Part 3 here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=10BinitNxwk The Downshift appears every Tuesday on the new Motor Trend channel. http://www.youtube.com/motortrend Subscribe now to make sure you're in on all the action! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=motortrend Facebook - http://facebook.com/motortrendmag Twitter - http://twitter.com/motortrend Google+ - https://plus.google.com/101867967859016552744/posts Website - http://www.motortrend.com





World's Greatest Drag Race 3!
It's back! The World's Greatest Drag Race returns with twelve of the world's best supercars and sports cars for 2013 facing off in an epic quarter-mile sprint for glory... and ultimate bragging rights! This year's field includes all twelve contenders from Motor Trend's 2013 Best Driver's Car Powered by Mobil 1 (https://www.youtube.com/user/OfficialMobil1). We have the Nissan GT-R Track Edition, SRT Viper, Jaguar F-Type V-8 S, Aston Martin Vanquish, Mercedes-Benz E63 S AMG, Bentley Continental GT Speed, Porsche Cayman S, Audi R8 V-10 Plus, Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Black Series, BMW M6, Ford Focus ST and Porsche 911 Carrera 4S -- all gathered together on an abandoned airstrip at El Toro Marine Base to find out which car is the fastest. Obviously these twelve competitors display a wide range of power and performance, not to mention price tags. So why are we lining them all up again for one gigantic, over-the-top drag race? It's simple... Because We Can! World's Greatest Drag Race 3 concludes our special 2013 Best Driver's Car Week here on the Motor Trend youtube channel (http://www.youtube.com/motortrend) and on MotorTrend.com (http://www.motortrend.com). We hope you've enjoyed all of this week's videos and we look forward to rolling out an all-new batch of amazing cars and amazing videos for you next year for Motor Trend's 2014 Best Driver's Car. Read the full story on Motor Trend's 2013 Best Driver's Car Powered by Mobil 1 (https://www.youtube.com/user/OfficialMobil1) here: http://www.motortrend.com/features/performance/1311_2013_motor_trend_best_d rivers_car Subscribe now to the Motor Trend youtube channel to make sure you're in on all the action! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=motortrend Facebook - http://facebook.com/motortrendmag Twitter - http://twitter.com/motortrend Google+ - https://plus.google.com/101867967859016552744/posts Website - http://www.motortrend.com





Top 5 small off-road worthy Crossovers reviewed
( http://www.TFLcar.com ) Wikipedia says, "a crossover is a vehicle built on a car platform and combining, in highly variable degrees, features of a sport utility vehicle (SUV) with features from a passenger vehicle, especially those of a station wagon or hatchback." We simply like to say that the crossover is the new family truckster. Here are the Top 5 off-road worthy crossovers that we've driven in 2011.





Top 5 mid-sized luxury sedans reviewed
( http://www.TFLcar.com ) What's the best mid-sized luxury sedan that you can buy today? We at TFLcar are lucky to drive a different car every week so we've had the chance to drive many (if not most) the best mid-sized luxury sedan on the market. Here are the top 5 mid-sized sedans that we've driven in 2011.





Porsche GT3 RS 4.0 v BMW M3 GTS v Mercedes C63 AMG Black Series - /CHRIS HARRIS ON CARS
You know the form by now: driving on road and track. Carving the neat, fast line. Then pulling mahoooosive slides, and telling it how it really is with all three cars. Doubt we'll have more fun in 2012.





Lamborghini Reveals Reventon Roadster, Audi's A8 Gets ...
Lamborghini shows off the Reventon Roadster, Audi's upcoming flagship sedan -- the Audi A8 -- gets spied in its "skin," and Fast Lane Daily heads up to IMPA's test days for a peak at the world of automotive journalism. Hosted by Derek DeAngelis.





British Super Sedans Square Off! Aston Martin vs. Bentley vs Rolls-Royce
We head to Palm Springs with the 2010 Aston Martin Rapide, the 2010 Rolls-Royce Ghost & the 2010 Bentley Continental Flying Spur Speed to pick the ultimate British luxury sedan. Read the full story here: http://www.motortrend.com/roadtests/sedans/1008_2010_rolls_royce_ghost_2010 _bentley_cfs_speed_2010_aston_martin_rapide_comparison/index.html Shot by: Mike Suggett Edited by: Mike Suggett





2013 Subaru BRZ vs. 2012 Honda Civic Si HFP
Once upon a time the Honda Civic Si held a dominant position within the sport compact world... http://www.autoguide.com/car-comparisons/2013-subaru-brz-vs-2012-honda-civi c-si-hfp-2165.html But these days its not only been dethroned in the performance department by the Mazdaspeed3, it's in serious jeopardy of being pushed even further back in the pack by the likes of the new Ford Focus ST. And if that's not enough to make the execs at Honda flop a sweat, suddenly there's not one but two serious contenders for the sport compact title that are motivated by their rear wheels. We are, of course, talking about the Subaru BRZ and its twin brother from Scion. Subscribe! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=AutoGuideVideo YouTube - http://www.youtube.com/Autoguide Facebook - http://facebook.com/AutoGuide Twitter - http://twitter.com/AutoGuide Google+ - http://goo.gl/LBxsP Web - http://www.AutoGuide.com AutoGuide reviews the latest new cars with test drives, car comparisons and shootouts plus coverage of breaking auto industry news, auto shows, rumors and spy photos. Help shop for your new car with informative car buying tips and car recall news, and be entertained with feature stories, Top 10s and car review videos. Produced By Chris Blanchette & Adam Wood. Hosts: Colum Wood & David Pratte





Jay Leno Gets Up-Close Look at New McLaren Supercar
Comedian and consummate car guy visits McLaren's Woking, England headquarters to get a behind-the-scenes look at the all-new McLaren MP4-12C





Behind the Scenes of 2012 Best Driver's Car - Wide Open Throttle Episode 29
On this episode of Wide Open Throttle, Jessi Lang heads to Mazda Raceway Laguna Seca to give you an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at Motor Trend's 2012 Best Driver's Car competition. Find out how Motor Trend's team of editors, testers, photographers, videographers, drivers and support staff work together to tame this logistical beast. Wide Open Throttle appears every Thursday on the new Motor Trend channel. http://www.youtube.com/motortrend Subscribe now to make sure you're in on all the action! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=motortrend Facebook - http://facebook.com/motortrendmag Twitter - http://twitter.com/motortrend Google+ - https://plus.google.com/101867967859016552744/posts Website - http://www.motortrend.com





Where Eagles Dare: Cadillac CTS-V Coupe vs Audi RS 5 vs BMW
We parachute Cadillac's new CTS-V Coupe deep into German territory to battle it out with two of Germany's finest performance coupes, the Audi RS 5 and BMW M3. Read the full story here: http://www.motortrend.com/roadtests/coupes/1009_2010_audi_rs_5_vs_2011_bmw_ m3_vs_2011_cadillac_cts_v_comparison/index.html Shot by: Duane Sempson Edited by: Duane Sempson





World's Greatest Drag Race 4!
It's back! The World's Greatest Drag Race returns with 10 of the world's best supercars and sports cars facing off in an epic quarter-mile sprint for glory... and ultimate bragging rights! This year's field includes all 10 contenders from Motor Trend's 2014 Best Driver's Car Powered by Mobil 1 (https://www.youtube.com/user/OfficialMobil1). We have the Alfa Romeo 4C, BMW i8, BMW M4, Chevrolet Camaro Z/28, Ford Fiesta ST, Jaguar F-Type R Coupe, Nissan GT-R Nismo, Porsche 911 turbo S, Subaru WRX STI & Volkswagen Golf GTI -- all gathered together on an abandoned airstrip at El Toro Marine Base to find out which car is the fastest. Obviously these 10 competitors display a wide range of power and performance, so why do we continue lining them up for one, over-the-top drag race?... Because We Can! World's Greatest Drag Race 4 concludes our special 2014 Best Driver's Car Week here on the Motor Trend Channel. We hope you've enjoyed all of this week's videos and we look forward to rolling out an all-new batch of amazing cars and amazing videos for you next year for Motor Trend's 2015 Best Driver's Car! Subscribe now to the Motor Trend youtube channel to make sure you're in on all the action! http://www.youtube.com/subscription_center?add_user=motortrend Facebook - http://facebook.com/motortrendmag Twitter - http://twitter.com/motortrend Google+ - https://plus.google.com/101867967859016552744/posts Website - http://www.motortrend.com





Best driver under pressure - High speed police chase
This is the now famous spinning Mustang car chase video out of Oklahoma.





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