Bugatti Chiron Pur Sport celebrates production milestone by drifting

It’s not every day that you see a Bugatti Chiron drifting, but to celebrate reaching the halfway point of production of the Chiron Pur Sport, Bugatti sent a driver out in one to smoke some tires. On Thursday, Bugatti released the footage.  Focused more on road-course readiness than top speed, the Pur Sport was unveiled …

Rimac Nevera hits 256 mph, becomes world’s fastest production EV

The Rimac Nevera reached a top speed of 256 mph at a German test track, which the company claims is a record for production electric vehicles. Rimac chief test and development driver Miro Zrnčević accomplished that feat at the Automotive Testing Papenburg track in Papenburg, Germany, the company said in a press release. The oval …

Jay Leno remembers simpler times in a 2001 Ferrari 550 Barchetta

Jay Leno thinks the 2001 Ferrari 550 Barchetta is aging nicely, and in this episode of “Jay Leno’s Garage,” he explains why. Unveiled at the 2000 Paris auto show, the open-top Barchetta was a limited-edition version of the Ferrari 550 Maranello coupe, and one of the last Ferraris launched before the era of smartphones and …