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BMW M2 Spied - This BMW prototype, which seems to be the future M2 Bimmer, was recently spied o... [...]

Suzuki Vitara shows its face ahead of Paris debut

The death of Suzuki's American automotive operations can be chalked up to many, many things. One thing it cannot be blamed on, however, is the arguable goodness of its products. The company's criminally underrated offerings includedShow More Summary

The Latest In Extreme Sports: Driving in India - Driving or riding a bike in India could very well be the latest thing in extreme... [...]

Exclusive Capsule Review: Elio Motors P4 Prototype

Click on the settings icon to watch in 2D or your choice of 3D formats. It seems that most of the media coverage of automotive startup Elio Motors and their proposed $6,800, 84 mpg reverse trike can be sorted into two groups: general...Show More Summary

New Union Goes Up Against UAW For Chattanooga VW Plant

In response to the United Auto Workers establishing a union local in Chattanooga, Tenn., anti-UAW Volkswagen employees have begun the process of forming their own union. Reuters reports Mike Burton, who helped in the effort to defeat...Show More Summary

No Fixed Abode: The dark side of unintended consequences.

To some very large degree, the automotive world as we know it today was fashioned by two major advances. The first was the implementation of effective and reliable engine control computers, which handle everything from emissions compliance to knock control silently and competently. Show More Summary

Junkyard Find: 1971 Mercedes-Benz 250C

Mercedes-Benz W114s lasted forever and held their value pretty well, which means that plenty of them still show up in self-service yards nearly 15 years into the 21st century (though most of the time I skip photographing the sedans)....Show More Summary

Volkswagen Polo Mk1 vs Audi RS6 Avant - Throwing a Volkswagen Polo Mk1 in a drag race against the mighty Audi RS6 Avant... [...]

Renaultsport RS 01 hits the track with GT-R power

After just a bit of teasing, Renault has finally unveiled its newest racer, the Renaultsport RS 01. Destined for one-make competition in the World Series by Renault, the RS 01 features a carbon-fiber monocoque body from Dallara thatShow More Summary

BMW E30 Turbo from Hell on the Dyno - A word of advice: please take off your headphones, in case you're wearing any. T... [...]

2013 Range Rover vs The Terminator - During one of the previous episodes of Top Gear, James May races the new generat... [...]

Toyota Re-Pops The Series 70 Land Cruiser!

It’s been a while since TTAC crackled and buzzed with the latest Toyota news all the time — but this morning, we’re changing that! Toyota is producing the 1990s-era Series 70 Land Cruiser in two body styles as a year-long, Japanese-market love letter to its most ardent fans. Show More Summary

Does Racing Make Cents?

Well, clearly racing does make money for someone, at least enough to be a mini-industry. Does it though make sense for the Fords and Hondas of the world? Two students staked out roughly opposite positions on racing’s value as a technology driver; I’ll leave my thoughts to the end. Show More Summary

Kia Set To Build “Range” Of Compacts At Monterrey Plant In 2016

Kia announced Wednesday that it plans to build “a range of yet-to-be confirmed compact models” at its new plant in Monterrey, Mexico after Job 1 production begins in H1 2016. Automotive News reports the automaker is still determining...Show More Summary

Jaguar F Type V6 S vs Subaru WRX STI - The new Jaguar F-type and the new 2015 Subaru WRX STI are by no means the same c... [...]

The Mazda 5 Is Dead: Here’s Why

There are two ways of understanding why it was Mazda USA decided to extinguish the Mazda 5 from their lineup beginning with the 2015 model year. First, we could look at the root causes. Then we could check out the symptoms. The rootShow More Summary

Uber 'brand ambassadors' using burner phones, credit cards to sabotage Lyft

The ongoing war of dominance in the mobile ridesharing industry between rival services Uber and Lyft (identified by its cars' pink mustaches) is showing no signs of stopping. One recent report based on Lyft data accused Uber's contractors of booking and canceling 5,560 rides since October 2013. Show More Summary

Mercedes E63 AMG Powerkit by Loewenstein (720 hp) - The German aftermarket specialists from Loewenstein Manufaktur revealed today a... [...]

2014 Range Rover Sport and Vogue Powerkits by Mansory - Mansory revealed today their latest powerkits for the 2014 Range Rover Sport and... [...]

2015 Ford F-150 Customer Orders Delayed Until February

Did you put in your order for the new aluminum 2015 Ford F-150? If so, you may be waiting a bit longer to join the Overlord of Truck Mountain in its court. Automotive News reports all fleet and some retail consumers who put their orders...Show More Summary

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