The Shelby gang's back together again. Calling themselves the Original Venice Crew, former Shelby American team members have joined forces to create an essentially new and moderately updated version of the Shelby GT350R. This crew consists of Peter Brock, Jim Marietta, and Ted Sutton—and they're channeling Carroll Shelby's spirit. Shelby hit...
Engineers at Ford have gazed into the future with the latest patent filed by the automaker. The system shows an interior dashboard that involves a removable steering wheel and pedals for self-driving cars. First discovered by Motor1, the patent states the removable driver functions would be beneficial for "development purposes" and "enables the...
We knew this day was coming, but that doesn't make it any easier. The final Dodge Viper ever built has now rolled off the Conner Avenue assembly line. Chrysler executive Ralph Gilles took to Instagram to post photos of the finals cars coming off the assembly line. In one photo, Gilles stands in front of a yellow Viper ACR with black stripes, and...
Ten lucky winners have a chance to take home a $100 Jiffy Lube gift card so you’re ready when that red light flashes at you. This sweepstakes ends August 31, 2017.
Several manufacturers will be giving the Frankfurt motor show a miss this year, including Fiat, Jeep, Nissan and Volvo, as brands shift their investments from the traditional product showcases. As reported by industry journal Automotive...Show More Summary
oyota has given its smallest fuel-sipping hybrid model, the prius c, a midlife spruce-up featuring new infotainment technology and revised styling as the star attractions. new equipment includes standard satellite navigation across the...Show More Summary
considering just how many small hatchbacks are sold on the basis of cut-price deals and large-scale fleet contracts it may surprise you to learn that volkswagen’s hot hatch range the golf gti and golf r - account for one in every four golfs sold in australia. Show More Summary
In the studio this week is Mandy Turner, Paul Maric and Dave Zalstein bringing you the latest in the car world from the past week. In car news, left-hand drive supercars will become legal in Australia by 2019, Volkswagen Golf GTi Original and Golf R Grid to sharpen prices for Australia and the Infiniti Prototype […]
BMW unveiled two concepts during its annual Monterey Car Week Press Conference at the Lodge at the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance Reviewing Stand. The first was the Concept 8 Series, originally shown at the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este in May; the second, the Concept Z4, made its world debut. The concepts are a spitting image of […]
The Volkswagen Tiguan Adventure has been announced this week, bringing a range of off-road inspired enhancements inside and out for those who more regularly venture off the beaten track. Based on the mid-spec 132TSI Comfortline and 110TDI Comfortline variants, the Tiguan Adventure starts at $43,990 plus on-road costs with the petrol engine and $45,490 for the […]
Holden has taken the wraps off its latest Australian race car… and it’s a ute! The production-based Holden Colorado SuperUte will hit Aussie race tracks in 2018 when the all-new SuperUtes Series launches as replacement for the now ageing Ford versus Holden V8 Utes category. The SuperUte Series is a production-based motorsport category for dual- […]
When it comes to deciding on new custom wheels to complement your classic car build, it is impossible not to think of American Racing... The post 3 American Racing Wheels that are a Perfect Fit for your Classic Car appeared first on Classic Nation.
The next-generation Hyundai Santa Fe has been spied going through its paces in southern Europe. Compared to the last prototype, spotted in June, the latest car wears significantly less camouflage up front, where we can clearly see the company’s now standard cascading grille. The new Santa Fe will also feature a split headlight setup similar […]
Chevy looks to prove the dirt-worthiness of the ZR2 by racing it over 550 miles of punishing terrain.
When you're going to build a car and call it "Exclusive," you're going to need to make it stand out from the other models in your lineup. Porsche is doing this with its new 911 Turbo S Exclusive Series on sale this year. Limited to just 500 units, the mighty machine takes the Porsche 911 Turbo S formula and turns up the heat. The automaker is also...
Depreciation is the ninth wonder of the world. (Compound interest is the eighth, in case you're wondering.) When it comes to picking out some of the finest automobiles, their high asking prices may not always lead to sky-high residual values. In this case of this 2006 Mercedes-Benz S65 AMG, it sold for less than 2 percent of its original MSRP...
sports cars and suvs couldn't be more different if they tried. despite both containing the s-word, the former is designed to appeal to driving enthusiasts, the while the latter seems to be a random assembly of vaguely connected words. Show More Summary
Chery will launch a new brand at the Frankfurt motor show in September, and has teased the new marque’s first model, a small SUV. The Chinese automaker says the crossover rides on an “all-new high quality platform”. Both the crossover and subsequent models using the platform will be sold in Europe under the new marque. […]
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What a week it is. Aside from the plethora of posh vehicles set to be on display at Pebble Beach, two auction houses will kick off their events on August 18, 2017. Sure, there are going to be plenty of stunning cars that cross the block, but how about this: two Ferrari F40s are up for auction. Not one, but two. Both Bonhams and RM Sotheby's have...