It has been a couple of months since we saw the Mercedes-AMG GLC43 making its debut at the New York Auto Show, so it’s no surprise that Mercedes has been caught testing the upcoming GLC63 in the wild yet again. This time around, the car has shed most of its camo and is now much closer to being production ready than before. Show More Summary
Paul Simon has been busy promoting his first album in five years titled Stranger to Stranger. Recently, he teamed up with Fred Armisen of Portlandia fame at the New York Auto Show to talk about it for a short sketch. The odd duo of Simon and Armisen starred in a Saturday Night Live sketch that... Show More Summary
May 11--Atlantic Avenue in East New York, a Brooklyn neighborhood not far from John F. Kennedy International Airport, isn't exactly picturesque or inviting. It's a six-lane road carrying heavy trucks past auto dealers, fast-food restaurants and
NEW YORK -- The latest generation of Night Vision from Swedish auto safety-system supplier Autoliv can detect and highlight large animals such as deer, a big real-life improvement over earlier systems, which could pick up pedestrians but not animals. Another big improvement, at least potentially: the company is also working to [...]
Mercedes' high-flying AMG performance division is on top of its game these days. The company unveiled a series of new models at the 2016 New York Auto Show in March. They range from a C63 Cabriolet to more practical models like the E43...Show More Summary
New York police could soon be equipped with “Textalyzers,” devices that scan drivers’ phones to detect whether they were texting, and thus driving with distraction, in the moments leading up to an auto accident. What do you think?
“An account of a tour though East New York reads like a Dickens parody. Walk the streets and you’ll pass scrapyards; junkyards; auto dismantlers; methadone clinics; prostitution motels that charge by the hour; seventeen mental health facilities; fifteen drug-treatment facilities; twelve homeless shelters; half-way houses and three-quarter houses.”
Alan Reynolds The New York Times reports the auto industry “will be hard pressed to meet its [federal government] target of 54.5 miles per gallon in 2025,” despite spending billions on fuel-saving technologies. Average mileage for vehicles...Show More Summary
It looks like the makers of three-wheelers are trying hard to get the attention of car and light-truck consumers. Last month, at the Chicago Auto Show, Polaris had a couple of trikes on display. Immediately adjacent to the Slingshot display, Campagna was showing its T-Rex and newly introduced Harley-Davidson-powered VR13R. Show More Summary
Funny or Die correspondent Kady Ruth Ashcraft visited the 2016 New York International Auto Show where she tried to touch every car on display.
The new Spyker C8 Preliator has had its North American debut at the New York auto show. First revealed at this year’s Geneva motor show, the C8 Preliator is powered by a 4.2-litre Audi V8. Fitted with a supercharger, the German engine now produces 386kW of power at 6800rpm and 600Nm of torque at 3500rpm. […]
The 2017 Mercedes-AMG E43 is the first high performance variant of the new, 10th generation E-Class. It has been on display at 2016 New York International Auto Show. What’s New The Mercedes-AMG E43 is a step above the regular E-Class, which debuted earlier this year at the 2016 North American International Auto Show. Unlike the […]
At the 2016 New York Auto Show, Chevy's Al Oppenheiser confirmed that if you take your new Camaro SS and have an issue, GM will have your back. Continue reading Camaro chief: If your car breaks on track, GM will fix it Camaro chief: If your car breaks on track, GM will fix it originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 01 Apr 2016 16:15:00 EST. Show More Summary
On Episode #472, we talk about highlights from the 2016 New York International Auto Show, and how Toyota developed the Prius Prime through customer feedback Continue reading NYIAS Top Picks, Prius Prime | Autoblog Podcast #472 NYIAS Top Picks, Prius Prime | Autoblog Podcast #472 originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 01 Apr 2016 14:01:00 EST. Show More Summary
Just when you think you’ve heard all of the news from the New York Auto Show, something jumps out to surprise us. In this case, it is a video of a Porsche 911 Turbo that evidently caught on fire Thursday morning at the Sprawling complex. Show More Summary
A 911 Turbo Porsche that is worth more than $100,000 burst into flames on Thursday at the New York International Auto Show, local media reported. The speedster that can go 180 mph (290 kph) caught fire as it was being put into place for an exhibit at the annual car show that runs until Sunday, the...
A Porsche just caught fire while being moved around at The New York International Auto Show. What?! The car in question was a Porsche 911 Turbo, and it was "modified" — meaning this wasn't just any old Porsche from a dealership. It happened...Show More Summary
The 993 was in the Javits Center for the DUB Show Tour.
NY Auto Show: How Many Cars Can I Touch? 2:12 Car shows are all about one thing: touching cars! Submitted by: Funny Or Die Regular Keywords: cars car auto automobile car show nice cars auto show new york auto show motor show car model...Show More Summary