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The Week That Was: Mitsubishi Triton, Holden Colorado, BMW Active Tourer

Mitsubishi’s all-new 2015 Triton has been unveiled, ahead of an Australian arrival midway through next year. A new 2.4 litre four-cylinder turbo-diesel engine will power the new model in Australia, with power and torque rated at 133kW and 430Nm. Show More Summary

2015 Mazda2 Sedan Revealed, Australian Re-Launch Possible

Mazda has pulled the covers from its new Mazda2 Sedan, ahead of an official unveiling at the Thailand Motor Show. Reports earlier this month correctly predicted the unveiling, which follows the hatch’s local arrival last month. The ‘2’...Show More Summary

2014 Nissan X-Trail TS Review: 1.6 Diesel 2WD CVT Auto

Vehicle Style: Medium SUV Price: $35,380 (plus on-roads) Engine/trans: 96kW/320Nm 1.6 turbo diesel 4cyl | CVT auto Fuel Economy claimed: 5.3 l/100km | tested: 6.1 l/100km OVERVIEW It's been a six-month wait between the launch of Nissan’s new X-Trail, and the arrival of the diesel models to complete the range. Show More Summary

Rocket Through The Majestic Cascade Mountains In An F-15E Strike Eagle

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

This is quite possibly the best F-15E Strike Eagle video of all time. F-15E cockpit videos are rare to begin with, but one that shows the 'Mud Hen' in its natural, low-level environment in brilliant HD is even rarer. Amazing. Read more...

Official: Watch Ford build a Mustang atop Burj Khalifa, world's tallest building

In 1965, a Ford Mustang Convertible proudly went on display at the top of the Empire State Building, the world's tallest building at the time. Earlier this year, the Blue Oval recreated the stunt by bringing the latest droptop 'Stang to the sky-high structure during the New York Auto Show. Show More Summary

Volvo Celebrates V8 Supercar Launch Year With S60, V40 'Sprint' Specials

Volvo has launched a pair of special-edition models into the Australian market this week, celebrating its first year in the local V8 Supercars championship. Based on the S60 T4 Kinetic midsized sedan and the V40 T4 Kinetic small hatch,...Show More Summary

Racing Legendary Pikes Peak In A Vintage 1971 Plymouth Cuda? Yes Please

Pikes Peak in Colorado Springs is the home of the is the second oldest auto race in the U.S, where cars of all classes... The post Racing Legendary Pikes Peak In A Vintage 1971 Plymouth Cuda? Yes Please appeared first on Classic Nat...

Your Ridiculously Awesome LA Auto Show Wallpapers Are Here

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Earlier this week I visited the 2014 Los Angeles Auto Show with the specific objective of taking pictures of cars until my camera's shutter exploded. Out of the thousands of shots that we took, here are some that desperately need to be on your desktop. Read more...

‘X-Car’: X-Men Kia Sorento To Be Unveiled At 2015 Australian Open Tennis

Kia has put a new slant on its Sorento SUV, revealing a one-off 'dream factory' special ahead of an official unveiling before the Australian Open tennis tournament in January. Dubbed the ‘X-Car’, the unique Sorento was a joint effort from Kia and Twentieth Century Fox Home Entertainment. Show More Summary

Report: Will states start to prevent you from registering cars that have pending recalls?

The impact of 2014 - henceforth known as Year of the Recalls - will have long-ranging consequences on the auto industry. One of the biggest changes, though, might not be in the way manufacturers inform the government of pending recalls...Show More Summary

Loading An AH-64 Apache's 30MM Cannon Can Be A Pain In The Ass!

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

Arming and Refueling Points are places where combat aircraft can get gassed up and reloaded with weaponry, without shutting down. This allows them to get back into the fight fast with a low chance of breaking during restart. Like a pit crew but with high explosives. Show More Summary

See How This Team Actually Jumped A Big Rig Over A Speeding F1 Car

yesterdayVehicles / Cars : Jalopnik

If you haven't seen the unbelievable feat of this semi truck with a trailer jump over a speeding F1 car, go watch it right now. Then check out this great behind-the-scenes clip and see how Mike Ryan broke the barrier of what looks possible. Read more...

Sailor Killed, Two Others Injured in Apparent Lifeboat Accident Off Germany

One sailor was killed and two others were seriously injured Friday in an apparent lifeboat accident while off the coast of Germany near the Elbe River. The post Sailor Killed, Two Others Injured in Apparent Lifeboat Accident Off Germany appeared first on gCaptain Maritime & Offshore News.

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