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Subaru Forester tS with STI Performance Upgrades

www.ZerCustoms.com - Subaru revealed today the Forester tS, which comes with a long list of STI perfo... [...]

Midsize Aston Fusion Is Ford’s Bright Car Light

Ford division car sales in the United States are down 4% in 2014. The automaker’s eight-nameplate passenger car lineup, including two Lincolns, is down 3.8% over the last ten months. Imagine how much worse it would be without the Fusion, sales of which have risen 6.2% to 263,431 units this year. Show More Summary

Skoda Fabia R5 Rally Car

www.ZerCustoms.com - Skoda revealed today the Fabia R5 rally car, which is going to have its world de... [...]

Online Publication Believes Tesla Is Under SEC Investigation

Tesla may be under investigation by the Security Exchange Commission, if the tin-foil hat crowd can be believed, anyway. AutoblogGreen reports an online publication called Probes Reporter filed a Freedom of Information Act request with the SEC about Tesla, along with a number of corporations the publication is interested in learning more about. Show More Summary

Read This: GM Futurliner No. 10 gains National Historic Vehicle Register status, finds home

We couldn't even begin to count all the concept cars that General Motors has made over the years, but what we do know is that few have carried the kind of legend that the Futurliners have. Of the dozen such buses GM made, No. 10 (similar...Show More Summary

Piston Slap: Take My (Suspension) Abuse And Like It?

  Sam writes: Hello, I have a 2006 Mazda 3 S with 120,000 miles on it. I live in Oakland Ca, where the pot holes shoot back. I blew out a front strut a last year and had both front struts replaced. After replacement, one of the struts squeaks like a rusty spring at slow […] The post Piston Slap: Take My (Suspension) Abuse And Like It? appeared first on The Truth About Cars.

Audi Exclusive RS4 Avant

www.ZerCustoms.com - Audi Exclusive, which the Ingolstadt carmakers personalization division, reveal... [...]

Mitsubishi Confirms Mirage Sedan For US Market

Looking for a cheap new car that isn’t a hatchback? Mitsubishi might just have what you need. According to Motor Trend, Mitsubishi Motors North America executive vice president Don Swearingen proclaimed that the Mirage sedan — already on sale in Thailand as the Attrage — would arrive in U.S. Show More Summary

Audi Prologue Concept

www.ZerCustoms.com - Audi revealed the Prologue concept at the end of last week, during the opening o... [...]

EFF: ECU Modification May Result In DMCA Notice

Planning to work on your new car? Pray you don’t receive a DMCA notice upon opening the hood. Per Autoblog, the Electronic Frontier Foundation says modifying the ECUs’ code could be seen as an act of copyright violation should the automaker and/or the supplier decide to make it so. Show More Summary

Video: What's it like to wakeboard behind a Ferrari F50? Glad you asked

Peons. Peasants. Plebians. Ohioans. You think the videos that show you water skiing or wakeboarding behind pickup trucks are cool? They aren't. Wakeboarding behind a Ferrari F50, though, is most assuredly awesome. Those over-wealthyShow More Summary

U-Turn: What you missed on 11.25.14

We drive the 2016 Smart Forfour The redesigned Smart Fortwo is a better offering than ever before, what with its fully reworked, Renault Twingo underpinnings. And while the diminutive two-door will be headed to the US relatively soon, the Forfour isn't currently on the docket for American sales. Show More Summary

Watch Xcar go Razor Cart Crazy

Working at Autoblog is a lot of fun. Working at Xcar, though, seems like it's somehow even better, if this video is any indication. Xcar's Alex Goy and Drew Stearne have apparently been wreaking havoc in their UK offices with their avid use of Razor's hoontastic Crazy Cart. Show More Summary

Report: Bentley to call its upcoming crossover Bentayga?

Development of Bentley's forthcoming utility vehicle is almost complete, and the British automaker has painted a vivid picture of what to expect: otherworldly luxurious, a range of powertrains including a twelve-pot and a hybrid, and a price tag that is sure to eclipse any other SUV or crossover on the market. Show More Summary

Podcast: Autoblog Podcast #407

Episode #407 of the Autoblog Podcast is here, and this week, Dan Roth, Steven Ewing, and Sebastian Blanco talk about the Michelin Challenge Bibendum, the Toyota Mirai, and the BMW 3 Series falling off the Car and Driver 10Best list.Show More Summary

Video: Here's why you shouldn't try to drift a Jeep Cherokee

There are many reasons why an XJ-generation (or really any other) Jeep Cherokee doesn't make for a good drift machine. It's tall, it's four-wheel-drive... it's a Jeep, okay? But someone apparently forgot to tell that to this guy. Uploaded...Show More Summary

Report: Ferrari 458 Speciale buyers told to spec options to secure orders

Want to get your hands on a Ferrari 458 Speciale? You're in good company, because demand for what could be the last naturally aspirated V8 supercar from Maranello is apparently soaring. As a result, some buyers who've already placedShow More Summary

Report: Lotus Evora update coming, new models still on hold

The trials and tribulations at Lotus over the past several years haven't put the company in best financial position, and after the dismissal of Dany Bahar as CEO, the automaker seemed rudderless. Jean-Marc Gales (pictured above) is the new captain at the helm of the British sports car brand, and he seems like the complete opposite of Bahar. Show More Summary

TTAC AMA: I Own An Alfa Romeo 4C

This week, TTAC reader vaujot from Frankfurt am Main chimes in. To start, you may wonder why I bought this car. Two reasons: Firstly, I am an Alfista. I have memories of sitting in my uncle’s Giulia sedan as a five-year old and the unusual...Show More Summary

Featured: Will copyright law stop you from working on your car in the near future?

Plan on repairing or modifying a car in the garage this weekend? You might want to first consult a copyright lawyer. "It gives manufacturers the power to control secondary markets by leveraging the copyright law, if it doesn't include...Show More Summary

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