In celebration of Presidents’ Day, Feb. 15, our founding fathers would probably prefer you to actually pay attention to the issues in our next election. But buying a car is more fun, and you will do much better if you start your shopping in advance. Read more...
One could probably trace the entire length of the now-demolished Third Avenue El as it ran through the Bronx thanks to the photos in the Historic American Engineering Record – which, if you think about it, was sorta the purpose of the HAER. For example, yesterday’s street scenes included a shot of the 183rd Street […]
The Canadian government said on Friday it was lifting some sanctions against Iran, including the broad ban on financial services, imports and exports, making Canadian
The Panama Canal Authority (ACP) announced that sill reinforcements in the new locks have been completed this week, bringing the Panama Canal Expansion closer to inauguration.
I had the opportunity this week to visit United States Fleet Activities Yokosuka, a U.S. Navy base in Yokosuka, Japan originally established in 1866 by the Japanese Imperial Navy. The facilities are currently used to support and repair U.S. Show More Summary
A ruptured side-airbag inflator sent shrapnel into an occupant's arm.
On Episode #465 of the Autoblog Podcast, we talk about the end of Scion, our favorite forgotten cars, and finish up with your questions. Continue reading Scion shuts down, best forgotten cars | Autoblog Podcast #465 Scion shuts down, best forgotten cars | Autoblog Podcast #465 originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 05 Feb 2016 12:30:00 EST. Show More Summary
We've been on the edge of our seats for the 347-hp, turbo, all-wheel-drive Ford Focus RS. Does it live up to our expectations? Continue reading 2016 Ford Focus RS First Drive 2016 Ford Focus RS First Drive originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 05 Feb 2016 11:59:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink | Email this | Comments
Tesla's Model X is a technological marvel that Elon Musk should be proud of, but it contradicts his core business strategy and hurts the Model 3. Continue reading Let's Face It: Tesla's Model X was a mistake Let's Face It: Tesla's Model X was a mistake originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 05 Feb 2016 11:30:00 EST. Show More Summary
The Fonz's 1949 Triumph Trophy 500 from the sitcom Happy Days is now for sale on eBay Motors, but the $100,000 price might make you say 'ayee.' Continue reading Buy Fonzie's motorcycle on eBay, jump a shark with it Buy Fonzie's motorcycle on eBay, jump a shark with it originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 05 Feb 2016 11:02:00 EST. Show More Summary
Top Gear’s new American presenter got a 1984 Nissan pickup truck from his dad as a first car, but since then he’s been stepping up his game, going through a couple of Ferraris before settling for a very scary Porsche. He also finds rear-engined cars to be the fastest. Read more...
Chevrolet’s sixth-generation COPO is a very loud answer to Ford’s Cobra Jet Mustang and Mopar’s Dodge Drag Pak racers. And in usual fashion, they only build 69 this year. Read more...
It wasn't that long ago that 300 horsepower was exceptional, 400 was the domain of Corvettes, and 500 was reserved for supercars. Then we saw a 662-horsepower Mustang and 707-horsepower Hellcats, and soon the 600-horsepower club had double-digit members. Add two more cars to that club for the 2016 model year as Audi has upped the output of its...
British coachbuilder Kahn Design has a developed a brutal-looking sports car based on the bones of the Aston Martin DB9. It’s called the WB12 Vengeance, and it’s set for a debut at next month’s 2016 Geneva Motor Show. We’ve just driven Lamborghini’s new Huracán LP 610-4 Spyder. The coupe was already one of our...
Vehicles made by automakers including Honda, Fiat Chrysler and Mercedes-Benz will be recalled to fix a defect in an airbag component from the German supplier Continental Automotive Systems.
FSL Trust Management Pte. Ltd., as the trustee-manager of First Ship Lease Trus, announced that the Trust has completed the disposal of Ever Radiant and Ever Respect
Veritas Petroleum Services (VPS) expressed reservations about some of the proposed revisions to the international ISO 8217 specifications of marine fuels. Areas
The Princeton Review’s annual college rankings place State University of New York Maritime College among the top 10 in the nation for career placement after graduation.
Since the introduction of its fifth generation, the Toyota 4Runner has been sold in three flavors: the base SR5, the loaded Limited, and the off-road focused Trail. But Toyota has a history of making small batches of special edition models and, for 2015, the carmaker showed off the Trail-based TRD Pro. Show More Summary
The CSCL Indian Ocean, one of the world’s biggest containerships, is still stuck on the Elbe River after the giant containership ran aground on its approach to the port of Hamburg late Wednesday night. Germany’s Central Command for Maritime...Show More Summary