How the ’90s Inspired the New Bugatti Centodieci

Unveiled at this year's Pebble Beach, a new machine that pays homage to one of the brand's icons

In March 2019 Bugatti sold a car for $18.9 million to an undisclosed buyer. At the time, La Voiture Noire (or The Black Car) set the record for the most expensive new automobile ever sold. With nods to the Type 57, La Voiture Noire is seductive, but it’s not nearly as visually interesting as the latest from the brand: the Bugatti Centodieci, which was unveiled at …

Interview: Design General Manager at Lexus, Koichi Suga

Inside the bold, dynamic, and invigorating lineage of Lexus vehicles

It’s tough to stand out in the automotive marketplace these days. Just ask Lexus Design Department General Manager Koichi Suga, who says, “At first, nobody gave Lexus a second look.” True enough, the brand flew under the radar for years when it came to design, instead building a customer base that liked their vehicles because they were reliable and a good value. These days, design …

Test Drive: Lamborghini Huracan EVO

The company's smartest iteration yet blends masterful performance with intelligent design

Just 2.5 miles of asphalt make up the road circuit known as Big Willow at the classic high desert track, Willow Springs, but they’re certainly not for the faint of heart. Affectionately dubbed the “fastest track in the west” and revered for its demanding old-school layout, Big Willow features not one, but two sweeping double apex corners, each with undulations that must be respected. It …