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2019 Lamborghini Urus shows off its drive modes

Is this a worthy successor to the LM002? Continue reading 2019 Lamborghini Urus shows off its drive modes 2019 Lamborghini Urus shows off its drive modes originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 21 Nov 2017 12:27:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments

Car names were code for FIFA bribes to soccer officials, witness testifies

"Honda" and "Fiat" were major beneficiaries on financial manager's spreadsheet. Continue reading Car names were code for FIFA bribes to soccer officials, witness testifies Car names were code for FIFA bribes to soccer officials, witness testifies originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 21 Nov 2017 00:00:00 EST. Show More Summary

Who Will Design the Cars of the Future?

To paraphrase former editor of GOOD, Cord Jefferson, we Millennials are cold-blooded killers. Whether it’s due to lack of income or interest, few industries have been unaffected by our non-traditional spending habits. The auto industry...Show More Summary

Complaints Over Stalling Chrysler Pacificas Flood NHTSA

Back in June, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles faced a problem with its Chrysler Pacifica Hybrid. One so significant, in fact, that it briefly stopped production of the vehicle. After recalling all models sold to date to replace faulty inverter diodes, production resumed, ending the problem of hybrid minivans suddenly going dark while underway. Show More Summary

Rare Rides: The 1981 BMW M1, Where BMW Had All the Problems (Part I)

BMW presently sells the hybrid i8 to the eco-conscious performance driver. It is mid-engined, has butterfly doors and what have you, and it’s quite striking. But did you know that it’s not the first mid-engine BMW? No, that title goes to our Rare Ride today — the M1, from all the way back in 1981. Show More Summary

2018 Hyundai Accent First Drive – Comfort Can Be Cheap

Selling a car in the subcompact/compact classes is an exercise in balance. For one thing, car buyers will no tolerate a penalty box, even at cheap price points (the Mitsubishi Mirage notwithstanding). There’s a baseline of expectations that’s higher than it once was. Show More Summary

Fiat Chrysler to Guangzhou: Swipe Right

Seven years ago, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles and China’s Guangzhou Automobile Group entered into a joint venture, forming a 50/50 partnership between the companies. Currently selling three locally produced Jeep models – the Cherokee, Renegade, and Compass – the JV also imports the Grand Cherokee and Wrangler. Show More Summary

No Fixed Abode: Why Be a Wacker?

It’s one of the great scenes in modern cinema: Kevin Costner as Eliot Ness and Sean Connery as Malone, the beat cop who requires no proof of Eliot’s claim to be a Treasury Agent because, “Who would claim to be that, who was not?” Yet...Show More Summary

Face-off: 2019 Lincoln MKC Boldly Goes Where Several Lincolns Have Gone Before

As part of its effort to align all of its products under the same general styling umbrella, Lincoln’s smallest crossover, the MKC, undergoes a significant facelift for 2019. Well, significant when viewed from a head-on angle. The mid-cycle...Show More Summary

QOTD: If You Could Turn Back Time…?

Every last one of us remembers sitting in a restaurant, wondering if we’d made a horrible mistake by choosing salad over the potentially superior soup of the day. Soup is unpredictable; salad is a safe choice. But what if the soup, as...Show More Summary

2019 Lincoln MKC crossover dials up the luxury perks

Premium 'Black Label' personalizations inspired by the arts, travel, fine food and culture. Continue reading 2019 Lincoln MKC crossover dials up the luxury perks 2019 Lincoln MKC crossover dials up the luxury perks originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 21 Nov 2017 00:01:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments

2019 Jeep Cherokee and Cherokee Trailhawk spotted in Pittsburgh

It's still on a front-wheel-drive-based platform. Continue reading 2019 Jeep Cherokee and Cherokee Trailhawk spotted in Pittsburgh 2019 Jeep Cherokee and Cherokee Trailhawk spotted in Pittsburgh originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 20 Nov 2017 17:50:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments

Ghosn: Suppliers Essential to Nissan’s Future Success

Carlos Ghosn, CEO of the Nissan-Renault-Mitsubishi Alliance, says automakers are going to have to get comfortable with suppliers doing more of the work as the industry evolves. With in-car technologies progressing more rapidly than ever...Show More Summary

Faulty Electronics Force Toyota to Recall C-HR, Plug-in Prius Hybrids

Late last week, Toyota announced it will conduct separate U.S. safety recalls of around 28,600 C-HR crossovers from the 2018 model year and approximately 39,900 Prius Plug-in Hybrids from 2012-2015. For the affected C-HRs, there’s a possibility that the electronic parking brake might not operate properly. Show More Summary

Junkyard Gem: 1989 Ford Thunderbird Super Coupe

Ford's supercharged Thunderbird for 1989 came with all sorts of high-performance hardware. Continue reading Junkyard Gem: 1989 Ford Thunderbird Super Coupe Junkyard Gem: 1989 Ford Thunderbird Super Coupe originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 20 Nov 2017 15:30:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments

Yet Another Stakeout: Ford Positions Its Plug-in Fusion As the Cure for Idling Cops

If Lennie Briscoe were alive today, it’s hard to say how the fictional.38-packing NYPD detective would view this break from tradition. He might dryly wonder aloud whether the force faced an easier time cleaning up its fleet than cleaning up the streets, and went with the path of least resistance. Show More Summary

Nissan Mulls Extra U.S Manufacturing Capacity

Earlier this year, the big bosses at Nissan expressed their desire to grab a full 5 percent of pickup truck market share in the United States. However, chasing arbitrary targets has now fallen in favor of smart growth. Still, lighting...Show More Summary

Watch former Formula One driver Mark Webber audition for ‘The Grand Tour’

Poking fun at rival Mercedes, but maybe sabotaging his audition. Continue reading Watch former Formula One driver Mark Webber audition for ‘The Grand Tour’ Watch former Formula One driver Mark Webber audition for ‘The Grand Tour’ originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 20 Nov 2017 13:29:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments

Rare Rides: A 1955 Citroën Traction Avant – the Front-Drive Car That Started Everything

The car you see here is quite possibly the most important vehicle to ever come out of France. Pioneering no less than three major advances in technology, it would effectively set the stage for passenger cars of the future — continuing to this day. Show More Summary

2018 Volkswagen Golf GTI First Drive – Nothing to Anger the Faithful

The formula for the Volkswagen Golf GTI is simple; take a good car, add horsepower, add styling flourishes, and make something special. For the past 35 years in the United States, the GTI has done this more often than not. Sure, there...Show More Summary

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