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Nissan Leaf "Sparky"

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : TopSpeed

Needing the right tool for the job often requires ingenuity. That’s exactly the case at Nissan’s Stanfield, Arizona proving grounds. The team of engineers needed a truck-like vehicle to haul test gear, but something that got great gas mileage around the 3,050-acre complex. Show More Summary

Ford Cutting European Fiesta Output On Weak Demand

As one of Europe’s most popular vehicles, the Ford Fiesta’s sales is an interesting datapoint when it comes to looking at the strength of the overall European car market. So it’s interesting that despite a supposed rebound of Europe’s new car market, Ford is cutting Fiesta output at its plant in Cologne, Germany. Show More Summary

The Tesla Model S Raises The Suspension Based On Location

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Tesla is out with one of its more elaborate software updates to the Model S, and among the list of features is a new location-based air suspension setting that remembers when you need additional ground clearance and lifts the car automagically. Neato! Read more...

Peugeot Quartz Concept is sinister 500-hp hybrid crossover

The Peugeot family might be going back to their pepper mill business since losing a big stake in the company, but the automaker itself is still hard at work with a new concept for the Paris Motor Show. Its latest creation is the Peugeot...Show More Summary

2014 Formula One Singapore Grand Prix Weather Forecast

The weather is difficult to track in Singapore, and being the tropical location that it is heavy rain is always a possibility. Predictably, the weather forecast for this weekend’s 2014 Formula One Singapore Grand Prix says we can expect thunderstorms for both tomorrow’s qualifying session and Sunday’s race. As always, humidity...

The Kustom Kommune’s Harley Sportster 48

What could be more fun than having your own well-stocked workshop, with all the tools and space you need to work on your bike? In the company of like-minded folks, who also enjoy throwing the occasional party? That’s the thinking behind The Kustom Kommune, Australia’s… Read more » The post The Kustom Kommune’s Harley Sportster 48 appeared first on Bike EXIF.

NHTSA Tool Makes It Easier for Parents to Find Right Car Seat

Buying the correct child-safety seat for a child can be an overwhelming task for parents, especially if it's for their first child. For Child Passenger Safety Week, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration has just launched its Car Seat Finder...

[Here's Lotus founder Colin Chapman, an Esprit, and his John Player Special-liveried private plane.

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

[Here's Lotus founder Colin Chapman, an Esprit, and his John Player Special-liveried private plane. Amazing. Photo Credit: Lotus] Read more...

Hey Metal Heads: Slayer-Inspired Scion to Stalk SEMA

As long as there has been heavy metal, teenagers have sought out bands with which to frighten their parents. Now there's a car to really drive 'em nuts. In November, Toyota-owned Scion will unleash a special-edition car perfectly suited for...

?Keanu Reeves Wants To Sell You A $78,000 Motorcycle

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Stars! They're just like us. You walk into a shop looking for a custom set of handle bars and a few years later you're selling a custom bike that costs more than a new Porsche. Read more...

This $300 Dodge Charger Was The Perfect First Car

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

The first car I owned was a 1969 Dodge Charger. I got it the summer before my senior year of high school and it meant that I no longer had to drive to school in my mother's green 1974 Gremlin. Read more...

Video: Ballistic BJ Baldwin Recoil 2 Unleashed In Mexico

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : TopSpeed

In the land of the Interwebz where exaggeration is the norm and idiocracy runs rampant, there lies this video: Monster Energy’s Ballistic BJ Baldwin Recoil 2 – Unleashed in Ensenada, Mexico. I kid you not; this video contains the most ridiculous driving I’ve ever seen. Show More Summary

Are newer guardrails making roads less safe? Federal investigation pending

As if its name doesn't make it clear, the whole purpose of a guardrail is to prevent vehicles from leaving a roadway and veering into potentially even more dangerous territory. However, at least one type of guardrail may not be doing its job, according to a recent study. Show More Summary

Dutch startup Vencer finally building Sarthe supercar

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Leftlane

Production model adopts 622-horsepower blown V8, no computer assistance to ruin the fun.

2015 Dodge Challenger Review

"If a retro-styled American muscle car is what you crave, you don't have to spend Hellcat money to get Hellcat fun — the 2015 Dodge Challenger R/T Scat Pack costs less but is easily as entertaining," said Cars.com reviewer Aaron...

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