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You Can Get A Nissan Juke That's Painted Just Like My Beetle!

3 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

I did a massive spit-take all over the back of the journalist in front of me when I saw this one. Nissan's making a Juke that's in what I always considered to be my own, personal livery? I asked the spit-upon journalist to pinch me to see if I was dreaming, but the dude just slapped me. Read more...

Pair of ASD Tugboats Delivered to Keppel-Smit

The ASD tugs KST Passion and KST Pride were were delivered to their owner, Keppel-Smit Towage Pte. Ltd of Singapore in October 2014. The two vessels are the first

2014 Los Angeles Auto Show What You Missed: Day Two

3 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Kicking Tires

Welp, another year, another Los Angeles Auto Show on the books. As we speak, our on-the-scene team in sun-soaked L.A. is blowdrying their board shorts in the hotel bathroom, shaking the sand out of their suitcases and chucking their sunscreen...

Los Angeles: 2015 Lexus LS gets tiny tweaks to try to keep up in LA

The 2015 model-year updates for the LS are certainly minor, but at least Lexus isn't letting its flagship sedan languish completely. The biggest change for the revised model is an improved infotainment system with an updated navigation and dynamic guidelines for the backup camera. Show More Summary

Ask A Mitsubishi Exec Anything You Want

3 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Mitsubishi brought out its Concept XR-PHEV to the LA Auto Show, the latest hint that an all-wheel-drive, hybrid crossover is definitely in our midst. But we think Mitsubishi is up to more, so we cornered their executive veep here at the show to answer your questions. Read more...

Here's What A 2015 Cadillac Escalade EXT Monster Pickup Would Look Like

3 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

The 2015 Cadillac Escalade doesn't have an EXT pickup truck variant, but the hoonigans over at Monster Energy have gone ahead and slapped the Daddy Caddy's face on a full-size Chevy pickup to make their own. It's kind of awesome. Read more...

Los Angeles: 2015 Nissan Murano and Juke priced, Color Studio to breed bad ideas

Nissan has released basic pricing information on its upcoming Murano, as well as detailed pricing on the refreshed Juke crossover at the 2014 LA Auto Show. The Japanese company also announced a new "color studio" for the Juke, which just reeks of bad ideas. First, let's talk money. Show More Summary

Honda HR-V

4 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Car Tech

Honda jumps into the red hot mini crossover market with utility and style.

Stena Line Ferry Converts to Green Methanol Fuel

Stena Line is taking Stena Germanica out of service for 6 weeks in early January for conversion to clean and green methanol fuel. Here's the video from ShippingTV: The post Stena Line Ferry Converts to Green Methanol Fuel appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.

Los Angeles: Audi A7 Sportback H-Tron Quattro packs plug-in hydrogen powertrain

If you think a plug-in diesel hybrid is an expensive proposition, just wait until you hear details about the just-revealed Audi A7 Sportback H-Tron Quattro. The "H" in H-Tron, as you might guess, stands for hydrogen, so say hello to a new concept that combines a plug-in battery system with a hydrogen fuel cell. Show More Summary

Mitsubishi XR-PHEV Is A Statement That The Company's Here To Stay

4 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Mitsubishi brought this angular plug-in hybrid crossover XR-PHEV to the LA Auto Show to showcase the brand's new design direction. But it's also here to make a statement: "Mitsubishi is here to stay in the United States." Read more....

US Sets Import Duties on Containers from China

The U.S. Commerce Department on Thursday set duties on imports of rail and road transport containers from China after finding the goods were sold below cost in the United States.

New Portable Power System from SWE

Southwest Electronic Energy announced the launch of POW-R Tote, a rugged, lightweight, 12V/117Ah portable power system which provides compact-convenient energy

Report: Ford, GM still doing new business with Takata amidst airbag crisis

Lengthy vehicle development times make it difficult for automakers to cut and run from the supplier. You might expect automakers to be fleeing any connection with beleaguered supplier Takata in the wake of the company's exploding airbag inflator crisis. Show More Summary

Nissan Prices 2015 Murano SUV

4 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Kicking Tires

The third-generation 2015 Nissan Murano has made quite a splash, slated to arrive in showrooms early next month with its show-car styling and high-tech, luxurious interior. And now, Nissan has announced pricing for its premium SUV: The new model will...

Austal USA Cited for Health and Safety Violations at Mobile Shipyard

Austal USA has been cited by the U.S. Department of Labor officials and may have to pay more than $40,000 in penalties related to 12 safety and health violations uncovered the company's facility in Mobile, Alabama. The post Austal USA Cited for Health and Safety Violations at Mobile Shipyard appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.

Rejoice! The Volkswagen Golf R Will Get A Manual In The U.S. After All

4 hours agoVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Volkswagen can be really tricky sometimes. They make some amazing machines, but for us Americans, the questions are always "Will we get it?" and "Will it have a manual?" The good news is that despite earlier confusion, the Volkswagen Golf R will have both in America. Happy dance! Read more...

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