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Sleazy Presidential Scandal Leads to Restructuring Rumors at Hyundai

Hyundai Motor Group has received added attention from investors this week over expectations that the family-run business could undergo a major reorganization into a public holding, with the same separate, multifaceted structure as Hyundai Heavy Industries. Show More Summary

German Prosecutor Launches Daimler Diesel Fraud Investigation

In a developing story, the Stuttgart prosecutors’ office has launched an investigation into employees of Daimler, parent company and manufacturer of Mercedes-Benz BlueTEC engines. At issue is the (lately) very common Germanic malady of diesel infidelity. Show More Summary

Fuel Regulation Compliance Costs Could be 40% Lower Than EPA Estimate

An economic assessment conducted by the International Council on Clean Transportation found that, due to recent improvements in technology, the Environmental Protection Agency’s rationale for its 2025 fuel efficiency standards may have overestimated the cost for automakers to comply. Show More Summary

2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee TrackHawk shows off its hellish supercharged V8

Yup, this Jeep is blown. Continue reading 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee TrackHawk shows off its hellish supercharged V8 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee TrackHawk shows off its hellish supercharged V8 originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 23 Mar 2017 12:50:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments

2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon’s Teaser Shows ‘TransBrake,’ License Plate Mystery

The 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon’s teasers continue, with this week’s spot showing yet another way the Demon will launch like a bat out of… well, hell. The new Demon will sport a new feature that Fiat Chrysler Automobiles calls TransBrake. Show More Summary

Rare Rides: Is This 1988 GMC S15 Jimmy Worth $15,000?

There was a time when just about every day of the week you’d see one (or several) S10/S15 Jimmy/Blazer examples driving around, doing middle-class America things because the Explorer didn’t exist yet. But on account of salt, rust, neglect,...Show More Summary

Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 owners sue company over 'track-ready' claim

Transmissions and differentials overheated, triggering limp mode. Continue reading Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 owners sue company over 'track-ready' claim Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 owners sue company over 'track-ready' claim originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 23 Mar 2017 12:10:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments

The syrupy sweet tale of the Pink Cadillac Margarita

The mysterious origins of this suspiciously pink drink have surprisingly little to do with Detroit. Continue reading The syrupy sweet tale of the Pink Cadillac Margarita The syrupy sweet tale of the Pink Cadillac Margarita originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 23 Mar 2017 11:28:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments

Road rage causes car to flip four times at high speed

This is why we don't screw around on the freeway. Continue reading Road rage causes car to flip four times at high speed Road rage causes car to flip four times at high speed originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 23 Mar 2017 08:50:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments

Overheating Shelby GT350 Mustangs Spark Class-action Lawsuit

Calling the blistering Shelby GT350 Mustang “track-ready” has led to unexpected consequences for Ford Motor Company. As of late yesterday, the automaker finds itself the subject of a class-action lawsuit. Owners of 2016 models are turning...Show More Summary

How a 2017 Bentley Bentayga ended up in a salvage yard

Too good to be true? Continue reading How a 2017 Bentley Bentayga ended up in a salvage yard How a 2017 Bentley Bentayga ended up in a salvage yard originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 23 Mar 2017 10:50:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments

A roadside memorial, a grieving father, and a company that helped

I'm not crying! You're crying! Continue reading A roadside memorial, a grieving father, and a company that helped A roadside memorial, a grieving father, and a company that helped originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 23 Mar 2017 08:27:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments

The 18-Year-Old Auto Upgrade: Jim’s 1999 Acura TL

Some of you have asked us to tell you more about the Acura that inspired this series about updating an older car with new tech. I’m more than happy to oblige, especially if doing so might inspire one of you to tender an offer. The Acura...Show More Summary

Honda Civic Type R sounds as angry as it looks

This new teaser video shows what the Type R is about. Continue reading Honda Civic Type R sounds as angry as it looks Honda Civic Type R sounds as angry as it looks originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 23 Mar 2017 10:07:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments

FenSens smart license frame and parking app | Autoblog Minute

FenSens makes parking safe and simple with a smart license frame & automated hands-free mobile app experience. This aftermarket device adds parking sensors to any vehicle. This product is patent pending, expected May of 2017. Continue...Show More Summary

Clutch Performance? Even BMW Is Eliminating The Manual Transmission

The manual transmission isn’t dead. But it appears to be dying. Now Munich is making sure everybody knows BMW has a hand in the demise of the third pedal. At the traditional core of BMW’s U.S. lineup, the manual transmission 7 Series disappeared three decades ago. Show More Summary

Automotive Foster Child: The Fate of a Texas Bronco

It was 2011. I’d just lost my job working in the lower 48 while on a TN visa. Uncle Sam has some strict rules when it comes to trying to find another job when you’ve lost your sponsored “NAFTA” ride, so I needed to get out of Texas in a hurry and back to my homeland […] The post Automotive Foster Child: The Fate of a Texas Bronco appeared first on The Truth About Cars.

Junkyard Gem: 1983 Buick LeSabre Estate Station Wagon, Rocky Mountain High Edition

This 1983 Buick LeSabre Estate is just what you need for snowboarding trips in the Mountain Time Zone! Continue reading Junkyard Gem: 1983 Buick LeSabre Estate Station Wagon, Rocky Mountain High Edition Junkyard Gem: 1983 Buick LeSabre Estate Station Wagon, Rocky Mountain High Edition originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 23 Mar 2017 09:00:00 EDT. Show More Summary

Every Bolt in GM’s First Shipment to Korea was Reserved Within Hours

General Motors began taking pre-orders in South Korea last week for the all-electric Bolt. In under two hours, the entirety of the first shipment was spoken for. By the end of that day, March 17, more than 2,000 additional orders had...Show More Summary

Dodge Challenger SRT Demon TransBrake eliminates the need for torque braking

A new system is installed to help launch the Demon. Continue reading Dodge Challenger SRT Demon TransBrake eliminates the need for torque braking Dodge Challenger SRT Demon TransBrake eliminates the need for torque braking originally appeared on Autoblog on Thu, 23 Mar 2017 08:00:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments

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