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Mercedes-AMG GT : Hardcore variant to rival Porsche 911 GT3 – report

1 hour agoVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

Work is well underway on a higher-performance version of the Mercedes-AMG GT to go head to head with the Porsche 911 GT3. Speaking with UK publication Autocar, Mercedes-AMG chief Tobias Moers revealed the Affalterbach-based manufacturer’s vision for the halo model of the GT range. “A street-legal version of our GT3 racecar – that sounds like [...]

Engine Cleanliness: Use High-Quality Detergent Motor Oil

Use high-quality motor oil with proper additives, and change it on schedule.

Honda Legend to feature world-first emergency steering system to avoid pedestrians

1 hour agoVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

The next-generation Honda Legend will introduce a number of new advanced driver-assist safety features, including one claimed world first, when it goes on sale in Japan later this year. Dubbed ‘Honda Sensing’, the system consists of two different types of sensors: a millimetre-wave radar located inside the front grille, and a monocular camera mounted on the [...]

Audi A4 airbag recall affects 850,000 vehicles

1 hour agoVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

About 850,000 Audi A4 models have been recalled around the world to fix faulty software that may prevent the front airbags from deploying in a crash. The recall affects current-generation Audi A4 sedan and Avant and Allroad wagon variants produced between November 2011 and this month. The issue is unrelated to the multi-million-vehicle Takata airbag [...]

Video: Driver in Iceland taught valuable lesson by parking garage

Instead of trying to come up with a witty way to explain why you should watch the video above, we'll just give you a rundown of what happened back in July of 2011 when the footage, which just hit the web recently, was captured. HereShow More Summary

Pushing, Shoving And Yelling After Martinsville NASCAR Truck Race

2 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Martinsville Speedway is a bit shorter than many other tracks on the NASCAR schedule, therefore, there will be carnage. Of course, some folks decide to get all pushy-shovey about said carnage and start yelling things like "I'll give ya all I got!" after coming back into the pitlane. Read more...

UN Orders Ship Searches Off Somalia to Find Weapons, Charcoal

The United Nations Security Council authorized naval inspections of ships off Somalia’s coast and beyond suspected of carrying illegal weapons and charcoal, a commodity that generates millions of dollars a month in revenue for militants linked to al-Qaeda. The post UN Orders Ship Searches Off Somalia to Find Weapons, Charcoal appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.

Auctions: Detroit auctioning off hundreds of surplus vehicles, including vintage trolleys

The financial difficulties facing Detroit, MI, are well known with examples including not having the funds to replace batteries in its parking meters and at least considering selling off its art collection. To make some extra money, the city is holding a public auction on November 5 where it's getting rid of what it is calling surplus vehicles. Show More Summary

Your Ridiculously Awesome Dodge Viper Wallpaper Is Here

4 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Jalopnik Reader Robert Schendorf has provided this weekend's Weekend Wallpaper. It's an amazing photo of Kuno Wittmer's #93 Dodge Viper GTS-R. I asked Robert to give us the low down. Read more...

Watch This Genius BMW Driver Drive In Bus Lane And Instantly Get Caught

5 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

And if you can't tell, "genius" is clearly sarcastic. Read more...

Watch This Genius BMW Driver Drive On Shoulder And Instantly Get Caught

5 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

And if you can't tell, "genius" is clearly sarcastic. Read more...

Daniel Riccardo's Helmet Design Is Definitely Luffy From One Piece

6 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

"I'll be King of the Pirates! Or win a double-points Formula One Grand Prix!" Something like that. I knew I recognized that huge toothy grin on Daniel Riccardo's helmet for Abu Dhabi somewhere. Read more...

Video: Kia K900 looks, sounds snarly with forced induction in SEMA preview

Kia is getting all set for this year's SEMA Show in Las Vegas, and among its vehicles is something that seems pretty mean. The Korean company is keeping details quiet about what's under the hood of what it calls the High-Performance K900, but from listening to this video it certainly sounds fantastic with quite a meaty growl. Show More Summary

Ford decides C-Max shoppers not interested in fuel economy

If you say a car - the Ford C-Max Hybrid, for example - is "fun to drive," can anyone really come up with some empirical evidence against your claim? What about calling it "versatile"? We wonder if Ford has been thinking along theseShow More Summary

Honda develops new suite of driver-assist technologies

7 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Leftlane

The system will be available on the Honda Legend by the end of the year

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