1970 Chrysler 300. Image courtesy OldCarBrochures.com. Ahoy, matey! Lash the lanyard! Swab the decks! Port to quarters! Hard astern, more sailing gibberish, and full ahead! Captains of the Chrysler C-boats – make that C-bodies – have received summonses to navigate their land yachts to next year’s Chryslers at Carlisle, which has scheduled a celebration of […]
To commemorate the 10th anniversary of the Datsun 240Z’s debut in America, the Japanese automaker released a limited-edition 280ZX variant for the 1980 model year. Just 3,000 examples were produced, including 2,500 in gold and black and 500 in red and black. All came with a tinted glass t-top roof, and each came fully loaded […]
Photo courtesy Palmer Motorsport Park. Traditionally, the town of Palmer in central Massachusetts has been associated with large-scale powered transportation; it calls itself “One town, seven railroads.” The definition of powering through Palmer is bound to change, however. Show More Summary
What's a muscle car? What's a pony car? Before you dig too deeply into those car-guy Twitter fights, listen to this. It's time to stop calling the Chevy Camaro a pony car. Time to stop calling it a muscle car. It's a bona fide sports car now, and a damn fine one at that. We took to the canyons of Malibu to find out how the 2016 Chevy Camaro SS has...
Traffic sucks, so why not start your morning off with some music? You provide the toast and we’ll provide the jams. Read more...
Never before has the Mazda MX-5 come with the option of two engines, but that has changed with the fourth-generation model. For the 2016 Mazda MX-5 Australia is one of only a few select markets to get the choice of the entry-level 1.5-litre four-cylinder petrol engine or the new 2.0-litre four-cylinder petrol fitted in the […]
Huey Lewis once opined via pop song that it truly was hip to be square. VW said, well duh, having offered their Squareback for years. Today’s Nice Price or Crack Pipe Square is claimed to be a daily driver, but will its price prove to be a square deal? Read more...
Scans taken from Porsche Turbo. Say the words Porsche and turbo, and most enthusiasts will conjure up images of the 911-based Porsche 930, or its racing equivalents, the Porsche 934 and 935. The history of forced-induction Porsches goes back far earlier than this, as author Randy Leffingwell details in Porsche Turbo, his latest effort for […]
With the Mercedes AMG Petronas Formula One team and its star driver Lewis Hamilton once again the world champions, Mercedes-AMG has decided to celebrate with a special edition version of its A45 hot hatch. You may recall that the Affalterbach tuner celebrated last year’s title with a special SL63. While the special SL63 was designed by...
Buying yourself the car of your dreams can be a complicated matter. Since most of us dream of owning ludicrous machines such as the Ferrari F40, Porsche 959, McLaren P1 or the LaFerrari, getting one is next to impossible unless you’re filthy rich. Show More Summary
With the holiday season just around the corner, Volvo is introducing a new method by which Volvo owners can do their shopping online and have their purchases delivered straight to their cars. The Swedish automaker calls it the world’s...Show More Summary
The updated FF might be introduced next March in Geneva.
Faraday Future's business plan calls for the launch of seven new models in a short period of time.
Bugatti’s new supercar to succeed the Veyron will be called the Chiron. The new name was confirmed by the French automaker today, along with a 2016 Geneva Motor Show debut. Rumors of the Chiron name first emerged a year ago but Bugatti has remained tight on the name of the car until now. Chiron is the name of a centaur in Greek mythology but...
When Kia unveiled its Sportspace concept car at the 2015 Geneva Motor Show, we were told it previewed the design of the all-new Optima, which made its debut a month later at the 2015 New York Auto Show as a 2016 model. However, we were also told that the handsome concept hinted at a new Optima wagon. Well, we’ve finally got our first spy...
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While wingsuit marketing and hoverboard spin will come and go, Lexus continues to inhabit the same cosy, feature-laden, price-savvy middle ground between Euro prestige and the affordable mainstream it’s occupied for its quarter-century history. Show More Summary
Be prepared. It’s the motto held by Robert Baden-Powell’s Scout movement for over 100 years. Fitting too that it works well with the go-places nature of the 2016 Skoda Octavia Scout 4×4 wagon. As its name would suggest, the Scout is a jacked-up (by 31mm) variant of the mid-size Skoda Octavia wagon. The Scout is […]
When you think of California you probably picture sun-soaked beaches leading out to the Hollywood Hills, but just two hours west of Los Angeles you’ll find a landscape so harsh, so unforgiving and so alien that it’s become a test area for NASA’s most experimental vehicles. Where the Mojave and Colorado deserts collide, you’ll find […]
mercedes driver nico rosberg led his world champion teammate home for another 1-2, completing his first hat-trick in formula 1. hamilton and his engineers threw everything they had at the german but he was never genuinely troubled. kimi...Show More Summary