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Ford GT Supercar’s Design Detailed, Possible Racing Version Teased: Video

22 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Motor Authority

It’s safe to say that the Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] pretty much stunned everybody at the recent Detroit Auto Show with the reveal of its all-new GT supercar, which is scheduled for launch in 2016. It was amazing that Ford was able to keep the car away from prying eyes prior to the reveal, so that we were left with one of the best surprises...

Elliott Smith – 'Alameda'

22 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Traffic sucks, so why not start your morning off with some music? You provide the toast and we'll provide the jams. Read more...

Tech Tuesday: Autonomous Vehicles

22 hours agoVehicles / Cars : TopSpeed

Anyone who dares to take a quick survey of the press surrounding autonomous vehicles, alternatively called driver-less cars, will come away with a pleasant, gooey, hopeful sensation dripping down the back of their brain stem. That’sShow More Summary

For $15,000, This 2003 Audi S8 Will Let You Stick Around

23 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Do you remember the movie Ronin and how crazy everyone drove in it? For reasons that will become evident, today's Nice Price or Crack Pipe S8 is emblematic of both that film and the lone warrior mythos. Will its price however, prove more of a bonin'? Read more...

Mitsubishi Teases New Crossover Concept For 2015 Geneva Motor Show

23 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Motor Authority

Mitsubishi will be bringing a new plug-in hybrid crossover concept to the 2015 Geneva Motor Show, which the automaker says hints at its future direction, both in terms of styling and technology. Apart from a pair of teaser images, the only information we have is that the concept will come with two-wheel drive, a plug-in hybrid setup and a...

Should I sell my vintage car?

23 hours agoVehicles / Cars :

Since I wasn’t smart enough to take photos of my Cameo White, red/orange/yellow-striped W50 Formula Appearance Package-equipped 1979 Formula at the time, these press photos from the dealer brochure (color) and the press kit (black and white) will have to suffice. Setting aside economic conditions, market trends and fluctuating collector car values, my kneejerk reaction […]

Mitsubishi teases Geneva-bound concept

23 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Leftlane

The concept could be an evolution of the XR-PHEV concept.

2015 Chevrolet Colorado: Car Seat Check

The 2015 Chevrolet Colorado is having a good year. It was recently named's Best Pickup Truck of 2015. This midsize pickup truck is built on an all-new platform and has a redesigned exterior and interior. The Colorado comes in...

Production MINI Rocketman Back On The Table Due To Possible Tie-Up With Toyota: Report

MINI’s Rocketman concept from 2011 is an odd homage to the brand’s minicar roots. While modern MINIs, like the Countryman crossover, have stretched in both dimensions and weight, the Rocketman concept returns to what the original Alec Issigonis-designed Mini was intended to be: a diminutive car ideal for urban environments. Everything...

2015 Alfa Romeo Giulietta QV : Pricing and specifications

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

The 2015 Alfa Romeo Giulietta QV has arrived in Australian showrooms with a host of new features and the first-time option of an automatic transmission. The updated Giulietta Quadrifoglio Verde six-speed manual is priced at $39,000 before on-road costs, $150 less than before, while the six-speed dual-clutch (TCT) automatic version costs $3000 more at $42,000. [...]

2015 Audi S8 Review

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

Luxury limousines don’t come much more luxury or limousine-like than the Audi S8. With a history dating back to the 90’s, the S8 derivative has always offered an excellent balance between luxury and performance. Fast forward to 2015 and Audi has ditched the previous-generation ‘D3? S8’s 5.2-litre naturally aspirated V10 (which was based on the engine from [...]

Honda Australia overhauls hybrid range : Accord Hybrid in; CR-Z, Civic and Jazz Hybrids out

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

Honda Australia is overhauling its hybrid car line-up, confirming plans to introduce the Accord Hybrid before the middle of the year and axing ageing petrol-electric models such as the CR-Z and Civic Hybrid. Honda Australia public relations manager Melissa Cross confirmed the local division is currently running out its hybrid range ahead of the introduction of [...]

2015 BMW 2 Series Convertible : Pricing and specifications

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

The first-ever BMW 2 Series Convertible range will launch locally in February, with pricing kicking off below $55K. The new entry-level BMW drop-top will be offered in three model lines – the 220i Convertible (priced at $54,900 plus on-road costs), the 228i Convertible ($68,900 plus costs) and the M235i Convertible ($85,800 plus costs). It replaces [...]

Infiniti Q50 Eau Rouge, Nissan IDx and Nissan BladeGlider projects on hold – report

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

Flagship projects such as the Infiniti Q50 Eau Rouge, Nissan IDx and Nissan BladeGlider are reportedly on hold, according to a report from Automotive News. According to the report, the Japanese brands have “mellowed in their message” when it comes to introducing new products, instead aiming to improve sales of volume models.   The GT-R-powered Infiniti Q50 [...]

Holden Commodore SV6 Lightning special edition here in March

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

Holden has confirmed its new special edition Commodore will be badged SV6 Lightning when it goes on sale in about two months’ time. The Lightning name was selected from more than 4000 entries and amid vigorous online debate as part of Holden’s ‘Name that Commodore’ Facebook competition earlier this month. Holden says the Commodore SV6 Lightning will [...]

Nissan to focus on females in Japan

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

In a move aimed at attracting more female car buyers in Japan, Nissan has revealed plans to hire more female salespeople and establish a greater number of dealerships tailored for women. Nissan already has what they term ‘ladies first’ dealerships and that number is set to triple. The Japanese carmaker aims to have 300 female friendly [...]

2015 Volkswagen Beetle Review: R-Line

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

I’ve got a confession to make. As with a disturbingly high number of motoring journalists, I have something of a problem with old Volkswagens. By that I mean I’ve owned numerous examples, and spent far too much money and time restoring/modifying them. That might be why I’ve been handed the keys to this 2015 Volkswagen Beetle [...]

What You Need to Know About the 2015 BMW i3

BMW takes a giant leap into the electric-vehicle game with this little city car. Here's a quick reference guide: Snapshot Starting price: $43,350, including a destination fee Competes with: Chevrolet Volt, Nissan Leaf, Kia Soul EV On sale: Now What...

Peugeot RCZ R Bimota boasts 224kW 1.6-litre turbo engine

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

Developed in conjunction with Italian motorcycle maker Bimota, the Peugeot RCZ R Bimota has been unveiled at the Motor Bike Expo in Verona, Italy. Changes under the bonnet include a new ECU and a new bypass valve for the turbocharger. In concert with a new exhaust system, the RCZ R Bimota manages to squeeze 224kW [...]

Audi restores one of two remaining DKW Schnellaster electric vans

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

Only around 100 or so electric versions of the DKW Schnellaster vans were ever produced, and Audi has restored one of the two remaining vehicles. Between 1955 and 1962 DKW produced roughly 100 EV versions of its front-wheel drive Schnellaster van, primarily for electric companies, utilities and battery makers. Regular production versions of the DKW [...]

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