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2020 Honda e First Drive Review: Electrified Object 2020-09-18 18:15:25The 2020 Honda e and the original Acura NSX have a few things in common. They are both rear-wheel drive. They both roll on a staggered tire setup, the

2022 Jeep Wagoneer: What We Know About the 2020-09-18 17:00:44The Jeep Wagoneer is coming back—a legendary name from the brand’s back catalog, previously used on the ancestors of today’s mainstr

Report: VW Group Considering Selling of Bugatti to 2020-09-18 15:30:36Reports from several sources out of Europe point to a Bugatti sale to Croatian automaker Rimac in the near future. The details are yet to be confirmed

NASCAR at Le Mans: When a Dodge Charger 2020-09-18 14:29:00"They're going to run what? Where? For how long?" The post NASCAR at Le Mans: When a Dodge Charger and Ford Torino Raced in Europe appeared first o

Jaguar’s Late 20th Century Woes: From Failed Le 2020-09-18 14:00:10The 1955 Le Mans race is grimly remembered for Mercedes driver Pierre Levegh’s horrific crash on the pit straight, which claimed the lives of mo

A Brief History of Overlanding—Aussie Style 2020-09-18 13:00:43Overlanding has become a thing in America. Before the coronavirus pandemic tapped the brakes, people all over the country were jumping into their 4x4s

What Happens When Your Free Cadillac Super Cruise 2020-09-18 10:30:29General Motors is preparing to push its Super Cruise driver-assist tech to more of its brands in the coming model years. For now, though, the hands-fr

2020 Porsche Cayenne Turbo Coupe vs. 2021 Mercedes-AMG 2020-09-18 09:00:40For decades, Porsche has established the benchmark in many (if not all) vehicle classes that it competes in. From the 911 to the Macan, every Porsche

Jaguar’s XJR9 Is a Bonkers British Racer and 2020-09-18 09:00:27Sir John Egan, the man who pulled Jaguar out of the state-owned morass that was British Leyland, was a shrewd salesman. He knew Jaguar had enough mone

2020 Cadillac CT6 4.2TT AWD: We Test the 2020-09-18 08:00:02This should’ve been it. The American luxury/performance flagship sedan to finally stand up to V-8-powered German sedans like the Mercedes-AMG E

2021 Jeep Gladiator EcoDiesel First Drive: Diesel Makes 2020-09-11 21:00:18No one would blame you for thinking adding a diesel engine to a vehicle’s lineup is a bad idea these days—not after VW’s emissions-c

Suzuki Jimny You Want Now Available in Two-Seat 2020-09-11 19:42:06If you’ve got a small business with moderate hauling needs, the closed-bodied choices in this country are…meager. There’s the Nissa

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Audi R8 Green Hell Edition will make US New! 2020-09-22 14:00:00A motorsports-inspired Audi R8 special edition is coming, but we won't get it in the U.S. Audi announced the R8 Green Hell Edition on Tuesday to cele

2021 Acura RDX PMC Edition arrives with NSX's New! 2020-09-22 13:00:00The 2021 Acura RDX is the latest recipient of Acura's exclusive PMC Edition treatment. The name comes from the Performance Manufacturing Center, Acur

2021 Ford Bronco Raptor (or Warthog) spy shots: 2020-09-22 11:45:00The Ford Bronco has returned as a family of off-roaders, but there’s room for more. In July, the 2021 Ford Bronco was revealed in two- and four-

Aston Martin drops price on DBX, Vantage 2020-09-22 11:30:00The Aston Martin DBX hasn't reached dealers yet but the starting price of the long-awaited SUV has already been dropped. The new 2021 DBX when it arr

Michael Jordan NASCAR team, BMW X7 spy shots, 2020-09-22 11:00:00NBA superstar Michael Jordan has teamed up with racing driver Denny Hamlin to form a single-car NASCAR team, with Bubba Wallace signed as the driver.

2022 Mercedes-Benz EQS spy shots: Electric sedan's interior 2020-09-22 10:00:00Mercedes-Benz is committed to launching at least 10 electric cars by the end of 2022. The first has been revealed as the EQC small SUV, and others in

Dreaming of doing a restoration? Read this to 2020-09-22 09:00:00Let me set the stage. You are looking at the car you always dreamed of owning, let’s say, just for example, it is an Austin Healey 3000 and it s

Reimagined Detroit auto show pushed back to September 2020-09-22 08:00:00Organizers of Detroit's annual North American International Auto Show said Monday the show's next running has been pushed back to fall 2021. They or

Michael Jordan and Denny Hamlin form NASCAR team 2020-09-22 07:00:00NBA superstar Michael Jordan and current NASCAR driver Denny Hamlin announced Monday plans to field their own team in the 2021 NASCAR Cup Series, with

2023 BMW X7 spy shots: 7-Series styling in 2020-09-22 06:00:00The BMW X7 seems like it's only just arrived but a major facelift is already on the way for the flagship SUV, as evidenced by the recent sighting of

Driveable F1 car raced by Takuma Sato up 2020-09-21 15:00:00About a month after Takuma Sato's 2020 Indianapolis 500 win, one of his old Formula 1 rides will head to auction. The car in question is a 2002 Jorda

Hot damn! Rivian says RT1 electric pickup tows 2020-09-21 14:00:00On Friday, Rivian released a video of its R1T electric pickup truck undergoing testing on the Davis Dam Grade—the Nevada road used by the Societ

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Tesla battery boost not till 2022 2020-09-22 09:51:00Tesla CEO Elon Musk said improvements to be unveiled at the electric-vehicle maker's Battery Day event today (22 September) would not reach "se

TomTom to provide Maserati maps 2020-09-22 07:56:00TomTom said it would provide Maserati with maps, navigation software and connected services for the Intelligent Assistant (MIA) infotainment system.

UK rush hour traffic levels up 2020-09-22 07:52:00Traffic levels during the morning rush hour in Britain have returned to those last seen in January, before the coronavirus pandemic hit, according to

Skoda introduces plasma-coated cylinder blocs for lower friction 2020-09-22 07:43:00Skoda says its new EA211-series 1.0 TSI petrol engines now feature an ultra-thin plasma coating instead of cast-iron cylinder liners. It claims the re

BYD sells electric buses to Finland 2020-09-22 07:19:00BYD has made its first Finnish sales to Nobina, a public transport operator.

2021 motor show calendar - month by month 2020-09-22 07:08:00The announcement that the NAIAS will move permanently to an autumn slot means next year will see some new traditions being established when it comes t

Enevate reaches 300 Li-ion battery patents milestone 2020-09-22 06:50:00Silicon lithium-ion battery technology for electric vehicles company, Enevate, says it has reached a milestone of more than 300 patents issued and in

Scottish Council takes 141 Renault Zoe EVs 2020-09-22 06:27:00Scotland's South Lanarkshire Council has taken delivery of 141 all-electric New Renault Zoes.

Japan to conduct AV bus demonstration experiment 2020-09-22 05:57:00Sotetsu Bus, Gunma University and Japan Mobility are to conduct a demonstration experiment of autonomous driving by remote monitoring and operati

Kia launches 'rent from dealer' service 2020-09-22 05:56:00Kia has launched a new mobility service, 'KiaMobility'. To start, it is being launched in Italy and Russia.

Taiwan sales jump 45% in August 2020-09-22 05:39:00New vehicle sales in Taiwan expanded by over 45% to 34,846 units in August 2020 from weak year earlier sales of 23,964 units, according to local repor

Detroit Show shifts dates again - to September 2020-09-22 05:35:00The organisers of the Detroit Motor Show (NAIAS) have announced it will move the next event, originally planned for summer 2021, to September 28 - Oct

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See You Next Fall: NAIAS Moves Again 2020-09-21 17:00:13The North American International Auto Show, aka the Detroit Auto Show, is moving. Again. It never even had a chance to take place in summer, due to CO

Ford Maverick Spied: Ranger’s Baby Brother Narrower and 2020-09-21 15:30:34More spy shots of the upcoming Ford Maverick small pickup truck have surfaced over on Autoblog. These shots show the Maverick (in FX4 trim) parked alo

Nissan Maxima Turns 40, Gets the Birthday Treatment 2020-09-21 14:21:53Nissan’s Maxima turns 40 this year. “This year” is a tricky statement, of course, since the year of production isn’t necessari

Woosh, the Money’s Gone: Garrett Files for Bankruptcy 2020-09-21 13:01:57U.S. auto-parts manufacturer Garrett Motion filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy over the weekend. The announcement comes as ex-parent Honeywell Internatio

Chevrolet Silverado Multi-Flex Tailgate: Here It Is 2020-09-21 12:08:01Chevrolet teased it last week, and now it’s here: The Multi-Flex tailgate that will be available on the 2021 Chevrolet Silverado. In other news,

Trevor Milton Steps Down From Nikola, Stock Sinks 2020-09-21 11:02:55It’s been a wild ride for Nikola, from being highly valued – perhaps overvalued – by Wall Street, to partnering with GM, to being ac

It’s Official: Ford Bronco Sasquatch to Get a 2020-09-21 10:00:22We wrote last week about rumors that Ford was testing a Bronco with the Sasquatch Package and a manual transmission. That was remarkable because Ford

Junkyard Find: 1989 Lincoln Mark VII LSC 2020-09-21 09:00:18Ford began selling Lincoln Mark Series cars starting in 1956, with the hand-built Continental Mark II, then mass-produced the first go-round of the Ma

Toyota’s Apex Corolla Priced, Only 6K to Be 2020-09-18 17:00:52If you desire more sport from your Corolla, act fast. Toyota has announced pricing for the Corolla Apex, but only 6,000 will be made. The car was anno

Ford Shows Its American Pride, Part II 2020-09-18 15:03:45Hot on the heels of our post about Ford touting the F-150 as one of the most valuable consumer goods built by an American company comes more patriotic

Ford Teases Electric F-150 2020-09-18 13:57:04We’re as tired of teasers as you likely are, but Ford nevertheless slipped one into its other news from earlier this week. Matt noted that Ford

Life in the Fast Lane: A Week with 2020-09-18 12:30:06I didn’t plan for it to happen. It just did. I had requested a Shelby GT500 loan because I’d driven the car on the launch but wanted to se

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CarMax to pay $119,440 for alleged Clean Water 2020-09-21 16:02:54The used-vehicle retailer agreed to pay the fine after "thousands of gallons of gasoline" were discharged into a nearby creek because of a corroded

Detroit auto show moves to fall 2021 2020-09-21 15:22:56The change comes weeks after organizers for the Los Angeles Auto Show said they would move the 2020 show from November to May 2021, wedging itself in

Rivian, other startups face ban from Mich. dealers 2020-09-21 14:24:18A bill introduced in the Michigan legislature would block any manufacturer other than Tesla from selling cars to customers without a dealer as an inte

Ford gives Bronco Sasquatch package a manual option 2020-09-21 14:09:56The automaker reversed course after enthusiasts grumbled that the off-road package only was available on Broncos with a 10-speed automatic transmissio

Musk says Tesla has 'shot at record quarter' 2020-09-21 10:32:39“We have a shot at a record quarter for vehicle deliveries, but will have to rally hard to achieve it,” Musk wrote in an internal email Su

Musk gets chance to deliver on tantalizing 'Battery 2020-09-21 09:24:00The “Battery Day” presentation, which follows the annual shareholders meeting, is expected to showcase innovations designed to keep the co

China ride-hailing giant Didi to partner with BYD 2020-09-21 09:09:11Didi flagged as early as 2018 its intention to team up with car manufacturers to produce customized EVs for its ride-hailing service, which dominates

Hyundai, S. Korean union agree to freeze wages 2020-09-21 08:43:50Hyundai said the pace of recovery would be slow after a 33 percent drop in global sales in the second quarter following the coronavirus pandemic.

Uber investors pressure CEO to revamp troubled self-driving 2020-09-21 08:36:25Uber's CEO is exploring various options. One would see Uber accelerating the project by open-sourcing it to coders around the world, Bloomberg report

Supplier Garrett Motion files for Chapter 11 backruptcy 2020-09-21 07:26:07The maker or turbochargers said it entered into a "stalking horse" purchase agreement, subject to court approval, with private equity firm KPS Capit

Buy-sells are unleashed after COVID slowdown 2020-09-21 00:00:01Activity picked up sharply in June after the onset of the coronavirus pandemic in March triggered delays in closing transactions.

Next Tucson offers 2 hybrids 2020-09-21 00:00:01Hyundai's next-generation Tucson hits U.S. showrooms in the first half of 2021 in a redesign that adds bolder styling and two hybrid options.

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Conda Green 1970 Porsche 911T Targa Looks Absolutely New! 2020-09-22 16:48:39The T – which stands for Touring – wasn’t designed to thrill on the same level as the Carrera 2.7 RS that everyone dreams of owning.

JDM-Style Porsche 996 Looks Strange With Abflug Supra New! 2020-09-22 16:39:43Every car has a few generations that aren't as popular, and in the case of the Porsche 911, we're probably talking about the 996. As such, nobody is

2022 Ford Maverick Pickup Truck Spied Testing With New! 2020-09-22 16:13:39At the present moment, Ford has two workhorses to offer in the guise of the mid-size Ranger and F-Series. Coming for the 2022 model year at the earlie

2021 Acura RDX PMC Edition Is a Spicy New! 2020-09-22 15:56:51Presenting the 2021 Acura RDX PMC Edition, a weirdly named crossover that's really cool. No, really, this one is worth buying. Special editions ar

Rare 2008 Porsche Cayenne GTS Manual Is Up New! 2020-09-22 15:17:02Believe it or not, there was a time when Porsche didn’t make SUVs. Utility vehicles are the biggest sellers of the German automaker nowadays, bu

2021 BMW M3 and M4 Would Have Looked New! 2020-09-22 15:14:28BMW is just a few hours away from taking the wraps off its new nose job, but everybody knows what the M3 and M4 look like. That's because a handful o

Nissan Starts 2021 Rogue Production, Only One Engine New! 2020-09-22 14:45:39The 2021 Rogue – known as the X-Trail in other parts of the world – has started production in the United States. One of “six new Nis

2021 Audi RS6 Wagon Drag Races RS7, Obliteration New! 2020-09-22 14:43:06Audi may have three big-boy RS models listed on the American website, but they're not all in the hands of customers yet. So we thought this drag race

Doug DeMuro Reviews Very Rare Lamborghini Centenario Roadster New! 2020-09-22 13:17:53Shown in 2016 at Geneva, the Centenario takes its name from century. 100 years from the birthday of Ferruccio Lamborghini, to be more precise, and it&

Crashed C8 Corvette Looks Beyond Repair 2020-09-22 12:07:09As you know from an Insurify study, drivers of “sports car-inspired models” get more speeding tickets than others. The C8 Corvette is a pr

Volkswagen Golf GTI "Bad Rabbit" Looks Like a 2020-09-22 11:08:10Even with the automotive icon status of the original Volkswagen Golf GTI, which is credited for popularizing the hot hatch segment back in the mid-197

Subaru WRX Drivers Get Most Speeding Tickets, Study 2020-09-22 10:50:26It has happened to most of us. Speeding tickets date back to the 1890s, and since then, speeding has become one of the most – if not the most -


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