As General Motors announced its decision to pull the pin on Holden yesterday, on the other side of the world, it was making another important decision; replacing its Chief Executive Officer. Mary Barra, 51, will become GM’s first female CEO in mid-January 2014 when current CEO and chairman, Dan Akerson, retires. Show More Summary
Following the crash that claimed the lives of Fast and Furious star Paul Walker and Roger Rodas, we reported on the effect that Walker's death may have on the latest installment of the wildly successful (and profitable) movie series. At...Show More Summary
Kia offered an extra large spiff to dealers to clear out its 2013 Souls - but only for one day last month.
A Porsche, a Mustang and an Ultra four buggy walk into a bar… That sounds like the beginning of a good joke right? Unfortunately, the outcome is pretty much as you’d expect, but that doesn’t mean shouldn’t click through and check it out ’cause the following video is actually quite enjoyable! Source: MotorTrend.com
Proposed Lotus F1 rules for 2014: "Any driver beating Sebastian Vettel will get a double at the bar." Read more...
VOLVO XC COUPE CONCEPT Volvo promised earlier this year that its "vanilla days" are over, and now the carmaker has teased another new flavour on its overhauled menu. The second of Volvo's three new concept cars has been previewed online today, with the carmaker handing down a trio of new teaser images. Show More Summary
In the modern industry, there's a clear distinction between Ferrari and its parent company, Fiat. Confusing the two is virtually impossible, although that wasn't always so. In the 1960s, the line between Fiat and Ferrari was still there,...Show More Summary
Posted on 12.10.2013 12:00 by Kirby Garlitos With all of the teasers we’ve been seeing the past few days, it’s easy to drown in all of the intrigue and suspense. But this particular teaser really caught our attention, in part because we’ve heard next to nothing about the company that sent it out. Show More Summary
Akerson himself previously noted that a female CEO at one of the Detroit Three was "inevitable." Mary Barra is set to become the first woman to lead a global automaker. The executive will succeed General Motors' Dan Akerson, a former private equity bigwig who was appointed in 2009 to help lead the company out of bankruptcy. Show More Summary
With winter kicking off, people across the country are coming to grips with that horrible white substance we call snow. And while we, as motorists, might be sick of the stuff already, some college students in Oregon saw it as an opportunity...Show More Summary
We're months away from the Geneva Auto Show, but that's not stopping Hyundai from teasing the Hyundai Intrado Concept
Look, I don't know how my commentary could make this better. It's classic GT-Rs and NSXs at Suzuka. Come. On. Read more...
Anyone thinking about swapping a container ship engine into your '86 Celica? Better think again — these things are huge. You'd probably need something with more room, like a Toronado, or if you're thinking of the 25,480L, 14 cylinder Wärtsilä RTA96-C, maybe something even bigger. Like a vacant lot. Read more...
Despite an aging design and low sales, Honda has remained committed to its Ridgeline pickup truck. Now, in its first official confirmation of a next-gen Ridgeline, Honda has released a teaser sketch (click to enlarge) of the new truck...Show More Summary
Icon’s design director Kurt Walter is one of the most inspired bike builders operating in the USA today. Working with a tight-knit crew in the company’s Portland headquarters, he creates machines that are bombastic, aggressive and refreshingly unorthodox. Show More Summary
For the first time, a woman will lead one of the Detroit Three as General Motors names Mary Barra to the top post today. Currently senior vice president of global operations, she succeeds outgoing CEO Dan Akerson according to Bloomberg. Read more...
2015 Ford Mustang GT. Images courtesy of Ford Motor Company. As a general rule, we don’t cover new cars on the Hemmings Daily; after all, there are plenty of interesting cars from years past to discuss, as well as plenty of media sites that cover the latest rolling smartphones in as much detail as you’d […]