The 2015 Formula One season brings with it a new safety car and medical car in the form of a Mercedes-AMG GT S and Mercedes-AMG C63 S. Replacing the current gullwing Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG GT, the Mercedes-AMG GT S is powered by a 4.0-litre twin-turbocharged V8 engine that produces 375kW of power and 650Nm of torque. [...]
“…This must be one of the most anticipated inaugural speeches of all time — I apologise in advance if I don’t deliver.” This humble line was one of the first official utterances in the Upper House from the man who has undoubtedly become Australia’s unexpected Senator, Ricky Muir. The Australian Motoring Enthusiasts Party (AMEP) senator rose to [...]
The 2015 Ford EcoSport has been unveiled, with the mini SUV showing off a range of changes at the 2015 Geneva motor show. The revised model is said to “deliver significant styling, drive dynamics and equipment upgrades”, including being offered for the first time without the cumbersome rear-door-mounted spare wheel, which is currently standard. [...]
It couldn’t have worked out any more perfectly – as we concluded our six months with our long-term Mazda 3, we had done almost exactly the average number of kilometres Australians drive in the most popular privately bought car in the country. That figure is between 14,000km and 15,000km per annum, and between the collection [...]
The new more affordable McLaren Sports Series has been confirmed as one of the debutants at the 2015 New York motor show. In the video above, a camouflaged Sports Series prototype is shown haring around a snow covered test track with the rasp of the new car’s engine performing duties as the teaser’s soundtrack. The [...]
The look of the updated Toyota Corolla sedan has possibly been revealed in a video, which was shown prior to Toyota’s presentation at the 2015 Geneva motor show. In the computer animated video, a Toyota Corolla sedan is seen darting around a virtual town demonstrating various safety features, including automated emergency braking, lane departure warning, [...]
Those born in recent decades may think of Buddy Holly as the guy from that super catchy Weezer song or the waiter Steve Buscemi played in Pulp Fiction. But for those who lived through the first generation of American rock and roll, Holly was a legend, and his early, violent death was tragic. Show More Summary
Christian von Koenigsegg is also working on an engine with no cams, arriving within the next few years.
The company is still investigating the failures to determine a root cause.
Japan production spins up; first home market deliveries in June.
The Colorado is getting a new trim package for 2015.
From the same pool of Jaap van der Horst photos that the recent street scene from Solvang, California, came comes this photo of a full parking lot in some unidentified strip mall. Our best guess for the location – somewhere in Tacoma, Washington – comes after googling the business names and seeing that they all […]
The first product of Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus, the SCG003, has made its auto show debut in both road car and racing guises. We have a full gallery of the road-going version, the SCG003S, as well as a video interview with the main man behind the car, James Glickenhaus. Mercedes-AMG’s new GT sports car will replace the SLS AMG as the...
Well, our crystal ball was right. Toyota announced it is canceling the Venza, No. 6 on our list of vehicles we predicted wouldn't see model-year 2016. Part wagon, part crossover, the Venza never really found popularity; in fact, it landed...
Car culture isn't just made up of famous events that get tons of coverage, there are many lesser-known events that are just as great as the big ones. These are the best you've never heard of. Read more...
So, what is it like to drive the only McLaren 650S GT3s racing in America? Find out today at 2 PM EST. We've got K-PAX/Flying Lizard Motorsports World Challenge driver Kevin Estre here for questions. Read more...
Forget Formula 1. If you want to see real precision driving skill, check out logging truck drivers in the Alps. Read more...
The inaugural MotoAmerica series is fast approaching and as we count down the days to the season-opening race in Austin, Texas on April 10, 2015, teams that will participate in the race are doing the same, albeit in a very different and admittedly more pressure-packed manner. Show More Summary