Chris Perkins

Chris Perkins

Web Editor

Chris Perkins is the Web Editor for Road & Track magazine. He spends his free time tending to a 1996 Mazda Miata and explaining the merits of the Porsche 996 to anyone who'll listen.

Watch the Bloodhound LSR Break the 600-MPH Barrier
The team has reached its goal of cracking the 500-mph mark during its two-week-long South Africa test session. Now, it's pushing the ca…
Bugatti's Next Car Could Reportedly Be a Four-Seat EV Under $1 Million
Bugatti CEO Stefan Winkelmann thinks the brand needs a more affordable higher-volume car to ensure future health. And it might be elect…
Watch the Fastest Tire Change in the History of Formula 1

Max Verstappen's pit crew changed all four tires in 1.82 seconds at the Brazilian Grand Prix, setting a new world record.

BMW's First Electric Sedan Will Have More Power Than an M3

With 530 hp, the upcoming BMW i4 will outmuscle the old M4 GTS.

Peugeot's First Le Mans Winner Was This V-10 Stunner

In the early 1990s, Peugeot produced the 905. You need to hear it run.

Small Improvements to the 2020 Honda Civic Si Make a Great Car Better

Minor tweaks for 2020 serve to highlight what we always loved about Honda's sporty coupe and sedan.

How the C8 Corvette's Dual-Clutch Has Changed Since We Drove the Car
The new Corvette has an eight-speed Tremec DCT. We weren't crazy about it in the pre-production C8 we drove, but engineers tell us the …
How the Mid-Engine Corvette Helped Chevy Make a Better Small Block
We went to GM's racing headquarters in Pontiac, Michigan to learn all about the C8 Corvette's LT2 V-8, and how it improves on the legen…
19 of the Fastest Four-Doors Around the Nürburgring

These days, sedans, hatchbacks, and even SUVs are laying down seriously fast 'Ring times.

Tesla Model S Plaid: Everything We Know

A three-motor track-ready version of the big Tesla sedan is on its way. Here's what to expect.

2021 BMW M3 and M4: Everything We Know

New versions of BMW M's most iconic cars are on their way. Here's what to expect.

Alfa Romeo's Cool Sports Car Plans Are Reportedly Off
Now that Fiat Chrysler is set to merge with the owner of Peugeot, Alfa's 8C mid-engine sports car and GTV hybrid coupe will reportedly …
Everything We Think We Know About the 2020 Ford Bronco

Ford is bringing back the beloved 4x4 SUV. Here's what to expect.

1999 FedEx Championship Series
Remembering Greg Moore, 20 Years Later
The rising CART star was killed two decades ago today. Dario Franchitti, Paul Tracy, Max Papis, and Mike Zizzo share their memories of …
The New Fiesta ST Is the Best Ford You Can’t Buy

To drive the newest version of one of our favorite hot hatches, we went to Wales. It didn't disappoint.

Fiat Chrysler to Merge With Owner of Peugeot

If the merger goes through, the combined FCA and PSA will become the fourth biggest automaker in the world.

The Manual 2020 Porsche 911 Is Here, but the Base Model Will Be PDK-Only
A Porsche spokesperson confirmed the company doesn't have plans for a manual-transmission Carrera. If you want a clutch pedal, you need…
Here's Your Chance to Own One of the Jaguar C-X75s From Spectre

Jaguar never put the C-X75 into production. But it did build a handful of prototypes and stunt cars for Spectre. This is one of them.

The De Tomaso P72 Will Get a 700-Plus-HP Supercharged V-8 and a Six-Speed Manual

De Tomaso partnered with Roush for a Ford-based powerplant for the P72. And no, you can't have an automatic.

A Bachelor-Party Subaru Outback Limousine Is Exactly as Silly as It Sounds
Here's what happens when you want to give a friend a good time, have a couple of old Subarus lying around, and don't want to drive a va…
If You Want Your Child To Be a Great Racing Driver, Name Them Sébastien

Sébastiens are fast. Just look at Loeb, Bourdais, Vettel, Ogier, and Buemi.

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When Honda Brought a 1.5-Liter V-12 to Formula 1

Just one year after putting its first road car on sale, Honda entered Formula 1 with a piercing shriek. Here's the story.

The Jaguar Vision Gran Turismo Is an Electric Video-Game Futuremobile

To create a car for Gran Turismo Sport, Jaguar looked to its past, but the result is anything but retro.

Rivian R1S and R1T: Everything We Know
The Plymouth, Michigan startup quickly became one of the hottest things in the automotive world. Here's what to expect from its first t…
GM Could Bring Hummer Back With Electric SUVs

When Hummer died, it was a poster child of pre-recession excess. Now, rumor says it could return as a zero-emissions 4x4 brand.

Mark Donohue - 1975 Talladega WCC Record
When Mark Donohue Set a World Record at Talladega in a Porsche 917

And why his 221.16-mph lap speed will probably never be topped.

The Ford Focus ST Is Finally as Delightful as the Fiesta ST
Ford made the new Focus ST feel lighter and more nimble, traits we've always loved in the Fiesta. Sadly, the new one won't come to the …
The Mercedes-AMG C63 Could Ditch Its V-8 For a Hybrid Four-Cylinder and All-Wheel Drive
The next-gen C63 will still make more than 500 horsepower, but a report suggests it'll come from a turbo four-cylinder with hybrid assi…
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Formula 1 May Hold a Race at the Miami Dolphins Stadium In 2021

After aborting an attempt to hold a Miami street race, F1 is aiming to race at Hard Rock Stadium.

Every Wagon On Sale In the US Today

Want practicality but don't want an SUV or crossover? Great! Start here.