Mazda Motor Corp will recall 190,000 of its CX-7 sport utility vehicles from model years 2007 to 2012 in the United States because of an issue that may cause a loss of steering control, U.S. safety regulators said on Friday.
Lexus' styling is polarizing, but when outfitted for high-level racing in its home country, the effect on a car like the LC500 is transformative. Continue reading Lexus dumps RC F Super GT in favor of stunning LC 500 racer Lexus dumps RC F Super GT in favor of stunning LC 500 racer originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 26 Aug 2016 12:55:00 EDT. Show More Summary
Dump truck dumps driver, goes on rampage. Continue reading Runaway dump truck smashes up vehicles in SoCal traffic Runaway dump truck smashes up vehicles in SoCal traffic originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 26 Aug 2016 12:21:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
SINGAPORE, Aug 26 (Reuters) – Chinese shipbuilder Yangzijiang Shipbuilding Holdings Ltd said it plans to cut 2,000 additional jobs, just under 10 percent of its current workforce, stepping up efforts to cut costs as new vessel orders slide amid a volatile global economy. Show More Summary
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Actions by Iranian vessels in several encounters with U.S. warships in the Gulf this week are cause for concern and increase risks of miscalculation, the White House said on Friday.
A prototype for BMW’s new race car based on the M4 has been spotted for the first time. The race car is being developed in line with FIA GT4 regulations and will make its competition debut in 2018. To keep costs and reliability in check, the M4 GT4 race car will be closely aligned with its road-going counterpart, which is set to receive a...
It didn’t take long for sources to squeal about the size of the settlement forged yesterday between Volkswagen and its ornery U.S. dealer network. According to people familiar with the deal, 652 VW dealers will share about $1.2 billion to offset losses from unsold vehicles and sunk costs, Bloomberg reports. Show More Summary
Hyundai creates the Voltron of connected-car apps, and Nissan offers free SiriusXM services for three years.
Who doesn't like free stuff, especially when it can improve your commute?
HAMBURG, Aug 26 (Reuters) – German container shipping line Hapag-Lloyd expects to reap a third of targeted annual synergies of $400 million from its planned merger with Arab rival UASC next year, and realise them fully from 2019, its CEO said on Friday. Show More Summary
By Sarah Syed and Kiel Porter (Bloomberg) — Norwegian cruise operator Hurtigruten ASA has attracted interest from buyout firms EQT Partners AB, Bain Capital and TPG, according to people familiar with the situation. The company’s owner, TDR Capital, is working with Goldman Sachs Group Inc. Show More Summary
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He chatted with us about supercars, the Urus SUV, and the future of the company. Continue reading Lamborghini CEO Stefano Domenicali talks doubling production and saving the V12 Lamborghini CEO Stefano Domenicali talks doubling production and saving the V12 originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 26 Aug 2016 12:00:00 EDT. Show More Summary
Date: circa 1974 Location: Eighth and Westlake, Seattle, Washington Source: Don Kincl What do you see here?
The fundamental idea of Lotus cars is to be made as cheaply as possible. No wait, that’s not it. To have as old an engine as possible. No, wrong. Oh right, it’s to be as light as possible. And a new limited-edition Elise does that perfectly, weighing in at 1,982 pounds. Read more...
Sales of midsize trucks are heating up, and General Motors doesn’t want its slice of the pie to grow stale. Changes are coming to the 2017 Chevrolet Colorado by way a host of powertrain updates aimed at squeezing better performance and fuel economy out of its volume model. Show More Summary
Easily add a bit of nighttime visibility with this simple modification. Continue reading Increase Door Visibility With Reflective Tape | Car Hacks Increase Door Visibility With Reflective Tape | Car Hacks originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 26 Aug 2016 11:20:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
European version of the Chevrolet Bolt electric vehicle prepares for its unveiling across the Pond. Continue reading Opel's version of the Chevy Bolt will confuse people at Paris Motor Show Opel's version of the Chevy Bolt will confuse people at Paris Motor Show originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 26 Aug 2016 10:10:00 EDT. Show More Summary