Brough Superior launches the £58,000 Pendine Sand Racer, Valentino Rossi commissions a Yamaha XJR1300 tracker, and Officine GP Design show Suzuki how to design a cafe racer. It’s all about European style this week. Suzuki GSX-S750 by Officine GP Design Despite best intentions, the 2017 GSX-S750 hasn’t set the world afire. Show More Summary
Truck platooning technology being put to the test in America could be suitable for use on Australian roads, bringing truck platoons to our highways. Speaking to CarAdvice at the International Driverless Vehicle Summit in Adelaide, Shad...Show More Summary
Mercedes-Benz doesn’t seem able to contain itself from showing us its redesigned CLS ahead of the debut in a little over a week at the 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show. The third generation of the iconic fastback sedan has been testing in the wild for over a year and now we have our first clear look at the interior. It follows Saturday's first...
From supercharged V8s to fancy electric motors and lithium ion batteries, last week was all about power. Continue reading Sunday Drive: Performance comes in many shapes and sizes Sunday Drive: Performance comes in many shapes and sizes originally appeared on Autoblog on Sun, 19 Nov 2017 15:10:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
Kia’s Stinger sport sedan offers plenty of performance and style. Now you can add value, too, as the Korean brand has confirmed a starting price for the 2018 Stinger of just $32,800, including destination. The starting price nets you a Stinger equipped with a 2.0-liter turbocharged inline-4 delivering 255 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of...
SCG will be pleased to engrave your name in the pre-order books right now, taking a $40,000 deposit against the 004S base price around $400,000. Continue reading SCG 004S opens the entry-level door at Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus SCG...Show More Summary
Tesla surprises everyone with drawings of a Tesla pickup truck that looks like a mini Tesla semi. Continue reading Tesla pickup truck looks like a mini Tesla semi with a giant bed Tesla pickup truck looks like a mini Tesla semi with a giant bed originally appeared on Autoblog on Sun, 19 Nov 2017 08:29:00 EST. Show More Summary
Endurance racing is often something you put on while you are doing another activity. As the events are far too long to devote the totality of your attention to, a typical strategy would be to enjoy the start of the race and check in whenever you hear the announcers panic. Show More Summary
It’s never easy to find out something you thought was objectively perfect has a fatal flaw. Honda is recalling over 800,000 Odyssey minivans due to faulty passenger seating that has resulted in around 46 reported injuries. According to the manufacturer, vehicles from the 2011-2017 model years may have second rows that latch improperly. Show More Summary
Did you know that the Ford Ranger now accounts for more than 50 per cent of the Blue Oval brand’s total sales in Australia? In other words, Ford’s days of being reliant on the Australia-made Falcon are long gone, but the Australian-developed Ranger has simply stepped into the breach. In fact, this workhorse is now […]
Jaguar has given its little crossover claws of its own. Continue reading 2018 Jaguar E-Pace First Drive Review | The crossover that thinks it’s an F-Type 2018 Jaguar E-Pace First Drive Review | The crossover that thinks it’s an F-Type originally appeared on Autoblog on Sat, 18 Nov 2017 19:00:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
Expect to see the new Honda Accord 2.0T on dealer showrooms very soon. Honda says this Accord variant is “more powerful and engaging” with a new 2.0-liter VTEC Turbo under the hood. The Accord lineup continues its diversity with the 2.0T, which follows on the heels of the 1.5T released just a month ago. Early next […]
There seems to be a sense of fear among petrol heads whenever the topic of autonomy is raised. Fear of handing control over to computers coupled with an overwhelming love of driving – and the dash of hubris that humans are as good as a driver can get – makes the idea of handing over […]
We now have our first look at the new sports car being developed by Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus. The American racing team and sports car manufacturer on Friday revealed a series of computer-generated renderings along with some tantalizing details, including performance specs and pricing. The car is called the 004, and the version shown here is...
Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) has taken part in in the UK’s first road tests for autonomous and connected vehicles this week, as part of the UK Autodrive project. The company has already revealed it is developing fully- and semi-autonomous technologies for future models, and these latest tests show that JLR is one step closer to […]
WASHINGTON, Nov 18 (Reuters) – A U.S. guided-missile destroyer, USS Benfold,, sustained slight damage when a Japanese tug drifted into it during a towing exercise off central Japan on Saturday, the U.S. Navy said. “No one was injured...Show More Summary
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by Phil Stewart (Reuters) The U.S. military on Friday disclosed for the first time base-by-base data on sexual assault reports, showing a higher number of reports at big military installations like Naval Station Norfolk in Virginia as well as overseas hubs like South Korea. Show More Summary
Hegarty was pronounced dead on the way to the hospital. Continue reading Massive 12-car pileup and death of Daniel Hegarty cast shadow on Macau GP Massive 12-car pileup and death of Daniel Hegarty cast shadow on Macau GP originally appeared on Autoblog on Sat, 18 Nov 2017 15:35:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
Hyundai Australia is still considering whether it should bring one or two models of its i30 N hot hatch as it gears up for the launch of its very first serious performance car in the first quarter of next year. The South Korean brand has the option of bringing in a ‘base model’ i30 N […]