All Blogs / Lifestyle / Vehicles / New


Automotive Hall of Fame Moving from Dearborn to Detroit, Wants to be More Than a Museum

The Automotive Hall of Fame thinks it can better tell the history of the automobile if it makes a move to the Motor City. William Chapin, the museum’s president, wants to expand the facility’s scope and become part of Detroit’s resurgence, so he’s looking for space near downtown, according to the Detroit Free Press. Show More Summary

Honda builds wacky 'Sonic'-themed Civic for Comic-Con - Roadshow

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Car Tech

The car was built to help celebrate the game franchise's 25th anniversary, or perhaps to scare small children.

If humans evolved to survive car crashes

No, you’re not looking at a prop from the 1980s sci-fi classic The Thing. This is Graham, a sculpture that’s meant to represent a human being evolved to survive car crashes. It was created by a team of artists and researchers as part of a safety campaign run by the Transport Accident Commission of the Australian state of Victoria. The...

2017 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport first drive review

The Corvette is the king of American sports cars, but which one reigns supreme? If smashmouth acceleration and take-no-prisoners grip are your thing, the only Corvette on the menu is the Z06. Check, please. If you favor a subtler approach--maybe just a roundhouse to the jaw, with a donkey-kick chaser--there's this: the 2017 Chevy Corvette Grand...

2017 Chevy Corvette, 2017 Genesis G80, Mercedes-AMG GT C: Car News Headlines

Chevrolet’s Corvette spawns a Grand Sport model for the 2017 model year. With the Z06 now packing a supercharged heart and numerous add-ons to the body, the Grand Sport is looking like the option for purists. Find out what it’s like behind the wheel in our first drive review. Another new addition for 2017 is the Genesis G80. The car is...

Mercedes roadmap reveals plans for GLA Coupe, GT C Roadster

Mercedes-Benz has slipped some information about upcoming product launches in a presentation slide forming part of its half year financial results released on Thursday. The slide, reproduced above, shows various product launches for calendar years 2016 and 2017. Most of the vehicles are already known but there are also some surprises. It should be...

Almost 1 in 3 McLarens are sold in North America

McLaren has revealed that North American buyers snapped up 519 of its cars in 2015, which represents almost a third of the 1,648 the sports car marque delivered that year. McLaren still only delivers a fraction of the cars that Ferrari [NYSE:RACE] does (7,664 in 2015 for the Italian), but it expects numbers to grow substantially in coming years as...

Porsche 911 R selling for almost $1.3 million on used car market

There appears to be no slowdown in the collector car market with limited edition models from prestigious marques continuing to skyrocket in value. And one of the most sought after is the 2016 Porsche 911 R, which in the United States retailed for $185,950, including destination, but on the used car market is fetching prices of almost £1...

2017 Genesis G80 preview

Hyundai’s new luxury brand Genesis is launching its second model in the form of the G80 sedan. The G80 isn’t a completely new model as it is essentially a rebadged version of the second-generation Hyundai Genesis, which has been on sale since the 2015 model year. It’s now serving as the mid-size entry at Genesis, as opposed to...

Mixing It Up: A Suzuki GS 550 cafe racer from Poland

We all know that the cafe racer originated in Britain—but these days, the bikes themselves are just as likely to be Japanese. And one of the best Japanese cafe racers we’ve seen lately comes from…Poland. This fine example of cross-pollination comes from Lukas and Sylwester of Eastern Spirit Garage. Show More Summary

Salvors Prepare to Refloat MV Benita in Mauritius

The salvage of the MV Benita continues in Mauritius more than a mont after it ran aground following an incident involving a rogue crew member. International salvors Five Oceans Salvage reported Thursday that the vessel remains hard aground and in stable condition with no significant changes. Show More Summary

The 2017 Infiniti QX30 Nails The Stereotypical Millennial Checklist

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

The new 2017 Infiniti QX30 is too straightforward for its complex situation. It’s an Infiniti and a Mercedes, a hatchback and a crossover. There are three different options with only a few inches of ride height between them. It’s aimed...Show More Summary

The New Porsche 911 GT2 RS Looks Like It Wants To Kick Your Teeth In

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Our friends over at Bridge to Gantry spotted the new Porsche 911 GT2 RS testing on the Nürburgring. Based on the 991.2 generation, it appears to follow the same formula we know, love and fear: put a wicked fast turbocharged drivetrain into a GT3 RS body and chassis, and hope the owner doesn’t spin it into a wall. Read more...

What It Was Like To Buy And Own A Car In The USSR

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

When you think of Soviet vehicles, what word comes to mind? Probably “shoddy.” Or “terrible.” Or “unreliable.” Maybe “garbage.” Read more...

Apple car delayed until 2021 or later?

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Leftlane

The rumored 2020 launch target had been viewed as optimistic and arguably unlikely.

Quick spin: 2016 Land Rover Defender 110

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Leftlane

Join us as we take a spin in one of Land Rover's most iconic models.

Volvo to sell self-driving car by 2021

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Leftlane

Volvo is getting into the autonomous vehicle game.

Bennington, Vermont, 1973

Date: August 1973 Location: Hicks Avenue and Northside Drive, Bennington, Vermont Source: University of Vermont’s Landscape Change Program What do you see here?

Mitsubishi teases ‘crossover MPV’ concept ahead of August debut

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Car Advice

Mitsubishi will unveil yet another SUV concept next month, inspired again by the new styling language that first appeared with the GR-HEV concept in 2013. Apart from its recently facelifted Outlander and an even milder refresh for the compact ASX in overseas markets, Mitsubishi has yet to bring its new look to market. This latest […]

California Highway Patrol powers up with Charger Pursuits

Look out. There's a new Mopar sheriff in town. Continue reading California Highway Patrol powers up with Charger Pursuits California Highway Patrol powers up with Charger Pursuits originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 22 Jul 2016 11:34:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments

Copyright © 2015 Regator, LLC