Elon Musk says that the company is handing over the first examples of the Tesla Model X at its factory in Fremont, CA, on September 29. Continue reading Elon Musk confirms September 29 delivery for first Model X EVs Elon Musk confirms September 29 delivery for first Model X EVs originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 03 Sep 2015 11:15:00 EST. Show More Summary
Yesterday we got our first look at Tesla Motors’ [NSDQ:TSLA] highly anticipated Model X electric SUV thanks to some leaked shots taken from a special configurator set up for early bird customers that reserved the Model X Signature launch edition. The Signature cars are the first to come off the line and they’re equipped with the...
For 90 minutes this morning, Long Island Rail Road service was suspended coming into and going out of Penn Station due to “signal trouble.” For 90 minutes this morning, LIRR riders inundated the E, 7, and 2/3 subway lines, as the MTA cross-honored their LIRR fares. Show More Summary
Fiat Chrysler has revealed an upgraded Pentastar V6 engine, which will debut later this year in the US under the bonnet of the revised Jeep Grand Cherokee. For the updated 3.6-litre motor, the company has added a new intake manifold with longer runners, increased the compression ratio to 11.3:1 from 10.2:1, installed new eight-hole fuel […]
The heavy-lift vessel Zen Hua 19 arrived in Los Angeles carrying two new gantry cranes for the West Basin Container Terminal at the Port of Los Angeles. According to the Port of LA, the cranes cleared the Vincent Thomas Bridge by just...Show More Summary
One of our readers, Gareth Webber, pointed out a strange looking aircraft stored at AMARG, the Pentagon’s aircraft boneyard in Tucson, AZ. I immediately noticed it from an article that ran a year and a half ago in Aviation Week about a stealthy F/A-18 Hornet concept that was photographed sitting along the AMARG fence-line. Show More Summary
Toyota touts the new 2015 Lexus NX as a compact crossover that offers a utility-focused alternative to a sport sedan. It’s one size smaller than the popular RX model and is designed with a younger generation of buyer in mind built to compete with the BMW X3, Mercedes GLK and Audi Q5. This week we’ll […]
The UAW is disseminating a message of hope on its YouTube channel, letting the members know the negotiations are going to be rosey, everyone is getting a pony, and you absolutely totally shouldn’t question their ability to negotiate better contracts. Show More Summary
Oregon is an absolutely underrated state for awesome motorcycling. Outside of Portland you have canyon carving, an FIM road racing circuit, trail riding, and Instagrammable beach routes about an hour each way. Read more...
For the very special final episode of What Car Should You Buy, we’re featuring Doug DeMuro’s very own Nissan Skyline GT-R. Think of it as the video version of Doug’s more thorough post on how to legally import a car. What would you import under the 25-year rule? Read more...
When the news broke two years ago, it felt like the music died. Panasonic had done the unthinkable. Citing waning demand, the company stopped production of the iconic Technics 1200 turntable, the legendary deck which is as much a part of hip hop culture as beats and rhymes. But this week brought news that vinyl's renaissance has convinced the...
The next-gen Honda Civic has been spotted testing yet again, and this time it's a sporty variant that could preview the future Type R. The newest shots still show an odd, three-exit center exhaust, but now Brembo brakes are obvious, too. Show More Summary
Jaguar-Land Rover might be looking to expand their manufacturing operations, but it isn’t because the car side of the business is booming. Out of the 36 brands sold in the United States, Jaguar is seeded 32nd year-to-date with 10,221...Show More Summary
Just like love and cuisine, when it comes to custom motorcycles no one does it quite like the French. Builds from the likes of Clutch Custom and Ed Turner constantly wow us—and now we’ve added another name to our watch list. Bad Winners is the workshop of Frenchman Walid Ben Lamine. Show More Summary
May the Charger be with you.
Marking its return to the diesel outboard market, engineering company Yanmar Marine International (YMI) has reached an agreement for exclusive distribution rights
U.S. energy firms cut 13 oil rigs for the first time in seven weeks, as a renewed slump in prices this summer forced drillers to make a second round of cut-backs.
If you’re a Star Wars fan and an Uber user in New York City, you’re in luck. Get ready to pull out your phone and wait reluctantly by it for a #branded Dodge Charger Hot Wheels Storm Trooper Hellcat Uber to come your way. Read more....
Honda is less than two weeks away from revealing the all-new Civic, yet testing continues unabated, as shown by these new spy photos. Continue reading 2016 Honda Civic Coupe spied inside and out 2016 Honda Civic Coupe spied inside and out originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 04 Sep 2015 13:28:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
Shell Alaska has deployed a wide range of vessels in support of its 2015 exploratory drilling at the Burger Prospect in the Chukchi Sea off the northwest coast of Alaska. The fleet consists of two drilling rigs and 29 vessels, including...Show More Summary