It may have been William Faulkner who once said--and we're paraphrasing--"The horsepower wars aren't even dead; they're not even past." Or maybe not Faulkner. Maybe us? In any case, Hellcats are still rolling, Ford's working on a new Shelby GT500 with ridiculous horsepower, and Chevrolet's about to unchain the new Camaro ZL1. Bragging rights are...
Filming on the first 12-episode season is 90 percent complete, Executive Producer Andy Wilman told media in Edinburgh, but we still don't know when the show will officially debut. Continue reading Jeremy Clarkson will visit Game of Thrones...Show More Summary
Today’s carbon fiber twin charged hybrid electric supercars offer the highest top speeds and the quickest acceleration runs in the history of the commercial automobile. And yet they may be the slowest cars ever sold. Read more...
By Susan Gourvenec and Erika Techera, University of Western Australia (The Conversation) – The global offshore oil and gas industry has installed a wide variety of infrastructure throughout our oceans, including tens of thousands of wells, thousands of platforms and many thousands of kilometres of seabed pipelines. Show More Summary
The new Fiat 124 Coupe will channel its grandfather, the original 124 Coupe, and wear a notchback roofline based roughly on the 124 Abarth Rally Concept from Geneva. Continue reading Fiat 124 Coupe could join Spider line next year Fiat 124 Coupe could join Spider line next year originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 24 Aug 2016 12:40:00 EDT. Show More Summary
A Virginia woman mistook a standard new car test drive for a demolition derby when she destroyed six brand new Benzes, including the one she was driving, in a dealership parking lot. Continue reading Woman flips Mercedes six secondsShow More Summary
Either dreams do come true or Mazda has been manipulating us all along. Four months after the automaker’s global director and senior managing executive officer Yuji Nakemine doused rumors of an RX sports car, a new report from Japan’s...Show More Summary
Volkswagen teased the world with its CrossBlue concept at the 2013 North American International Auto show in Detroit, but little news has come from the German automaker about the three-row SUV. That’s no longer the case since these spy shots surfaced of an early pre-production mule first reported by the Chinese auto website Autohome. Show More Summary
Sharper looks, higher levels of luxury, more performance and large list of tech features should help bring even more new customers to Kia.
When it comes to major auctions, it’s pretty common to find various Ferrari models at the top of the list. This year, the auctions taking place during Monterey Car Week were wild as usual. Mecum auctions turned out some amazing vehicles...Show More Summary
At Roadshow, we're all about driving, but our friend Lindsay Bjerregaard of Robb Report knows it's good to be pampered, too. She's picked out 10 of the swankiest ways to get chauffeured, and we're all in.
One of the most important features of the Ford Focus RS is its Drift Mode, which Ford engineers apparently created by accident. It turned out to be a stroke of genius for the Blue Oval and now, the automaker is capitalizing on the hot...Show More Summary
Researchers discover how to recycle carbon fiber, and Volvo built a truck solely for smashing speed records.
The retail site is running a limited-time campaign with Hyundai that will allow Prime users to have a vehicle delivered to their home
When Tesla announced the Tesla Model S P100D yesterday, the big headline was that it’s the “quickest production car ever” with a claimed zero to 60 mph time of 2.5 seconds. But is it actually the quickest production car ever? As always, that depends on what you mean by “production.” Read more...
Almost everything is known about the upcoming three-row Volkswagen crossover SUV at this point--everything except its name and what the front, rear, and interior look like. That changes today courtesy of leaked photos of the new vehicle via Auto Sina. Said to be named the Teramont, the design of the new VW utility vehicle clearly is in line with...
Automatic emergency braking is finding its way into more and more cars (and automakers have a pact to make it standard equipment by 2022), but most drivers don’t know the technology’s limitations. AEB systems slow or stop a vehicle in...Show More Summary
It’s one of those numbers that I’ve got in the back of my head for no reason: 2.75 seconds. That’s how long it takes a car dropped out of a plane to accelerate to 60 miles per hour. When I saw the hilarious new Tesla Model S P100D did 0-60 mph in 2.5 seconds it was a reminder that Elon’s electric sedan was now faster than gravity. Read more...
By Matt Siegel and John Irish SYDNEY/PARIS, Aug 24 (Reuters) – French naval contractor DCNS said on Wednesday it may have been the victim of “economic warfare” after secrets about its Scorpene submarines being built in India were leaked. Show More Summary