Jay Leno can't quit smiling while driving Icon's latest Derelict, based on a 1948 Buick Super Convertible. It might look beat on the outside, but underneath there's a custom chassis and and Corvette ZR1 engine. Continue reading Jay Leno...Show More Summary
Unless they're obscenely fast or do something new and innovative and amazing, the small crossover segment isn't one we care too much about at Jalopnik. I don't like writing about them and you probably don't care that much to read them,...Show More Summary
There are no anomalies in the Honda Accord hybrid. No surprises. Honda has honed the Accord for nearly 40 years and it’s clear they’re doing something right. This standard four-door midsize sedan is a perennial choice of the car magazines’ 10 best lists and this year, the Accord hybrid is the top choice of U.S. […]
The 2016 GMC Terrain, the brand-new Lincoln Continental Concept and New York City's Vision Zero safety program makes headlines on Tuesday, March 31, 2015. Continue reading What you missed on 3.31.15 What you missed on 3.31.15 originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 31 Mar 2015 19:31:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
A walkaround is a crossover and sport utility vehicle.
Jon Olsson consistently creates the most ridiculous all-weather machines on the planet. The skier-slash-designer has thrown a box on top of a modified Audi R8, a Lamborghini Gallardo, and now another RS6 that's been DTMified and boosted to nearly 1,000 horsepower. Read more...
Two crew are lucky to be alive after narrowly escaping a capsized tug just before it sank Monday night in strong winds and poor visibility near Southampton, England. RNLI and the [...] The post Two Men Narrowly Escape Capsized Tug in Southampton appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.
While we’re still waiting on powertrain specs for the Golf Alltrack, we know this – it will have AWD. The Haldex system and a 20mm raised ride height are they key specs we know right now. Jalopnik is claiming that a DSG will be mandatory but both gasoline and diesel engines will be offered. Show More Summary
Subaru is doing something very interesting with the BRZ at the New York Auto Show, as a clandestine photo from the yet-to-open show floor makes clear. Continue reading Racey Subaru BRZ spied on New York Auto Show floor Racey Subaru BRZ spied on New York Auto Show floor originally appeared on Autoblog on Tue, 31 Mar 2015 19:20:00 EST. Show More Summary
Jaguar has trimmed up to 265 lbs of fat, slashed the sprint to 60 and is promising an improvement in fuel economy for its new XF. Oh, and it's gorgeous, too. Continue reading 2016 Jaguar XF to hit 60 mph in 5 seconds, lead with cutting-edge...Show More Summary
Volkswagen brings four special-edition Beetles to the 2015 New York auto show to celebrate 60 years in the American market.
Each episode of Car Tech Video has car nut and tech afficianado Brian Cooley taking you for an inside look at a new car and it's cabin tech, as well as the technology that lies underneath the hood.
The latest-generation Escalade is the biggest application of Cadillac's Art and Science design school yet.
Chevy's newest SUV and its smallest.
If you thought you could see more than a little Bentley in this week’s newly unveiled Lincoln Continental concept, you’re not alone. While most designers might feel it prudent to keep grievances of imitation to themselves, Bentley design...Show More Summary
The launch film for the Wraith was admitted into the National Archive of the British Film Institute, prompting Rolls-Royce to put out this special edition at the 2015 New York Auto Show. Continue reading Rolls-Royce gets Inspired byShow More Summary
On the eve of the 2015 New York Auto Show, Volkswagen has taken the wraps off four Beetle Special Edition concepts, and announced the production of the Golf SportWagen Alltrack. Golf SportWagen Alltrack Confirmed for production, Volkswagen has committed to produce the all-wheel-drive Golf SportWagen Alltrack for the U.S. market in 2016. Volkswagen...
Meet the Sportwagen Alltrack. VW’s lifted wagon is finally coming to America. Read more...
New Zealand used-car ‘grey import’ model recommended for Australia. Among the 56 Recommendations of The Final Report of the Competition Policy Review, chaired by Professor Ian Harper, is this chestnut: Recommendation 13. Viz: that "parallel import restrictions on (...) second-hand cars should be removed”. Show More Summary
Volkswagen showcases four special conceptual takes on the Beetle at the 2015 New York Auto Show: the R-Line and Pink Color Edition hatchbacks and the Wave and Denim edition convertibles. If enough people like them, it could put any or all of them in showrooms in the near future. Show More Summary