Autos: News

Here's Another Leaked Picture Of The Jeep Wrangler Pickup

Friday  17:57,   18 august 2017

We’ve seen pictures of the disguised Jeep Wrangler Pickup before, but it’s an exciting thing, so I’m happy to show more leaked pictures of it when we get them. This picture is from inside an FCA facility, which is why I’ve obscured some of the[...]

How to avoid crashing your car during the eclipse

Friday  17:57,   18 august 2017
The Verge

The last time a total solar eclipse crossed the US coast to coast, there were only 6.2 million registered motor vehicles in the entire country, according to the Federal Highway Administration (FHWA). Automobiles were still a relatively new fad in[...]

2018 Nissan 370Z: Pricing and Changes Announced

Friday  16:46,   18 august 2017

The venerable 370Z in coupe and Roadster body styles, on sale in their current form since 2009, pursue their career in 2018 with a few styling tweaks, a new intermediate trim level and an unchanged base price of $29,998 before freight and delivery[...]

Chevrolet considering a cheaper Camaro SS

Friday  16:06,   18 august 2017

Chevy wants to tighten the price gap between the Mustang GT and the Camaro SSThankfully, according to GM’s Mark Reuss, the automaker is looking to change that. Reuss hinted we might see a cheaper Chevrolet Camaro with V8 power, aimed at those who[...]

The McLaren 720S is Reportedly Sold Out Through 2018

Friday  15:58,   18 august 2017

It’s no secret that the McLaren 720S is an incredible performance car. With 710 hp and 568 lb-ft of torque, it can do a 10.3-second quarter mile and accelerate to a top speed of 212 mph (341 km/h). Surprisingly, it’s also easy to drive and[...]

BMW Roadster Concept for Pebble Beach Teases Front End

Friday  15:58,   18 august 2017
Motor Trend

BMW is getting ready to show off a new roadster at this year’s Pebble Beach festivities. The shapely sports car, whose identity is still shrouded in mystery, debuts August 17. At this point, it’s unclear what this new vehicle is. But it’s likely to[...]

Volkswagen teases intro of new T-Roc SUV

Friday  15:58,   18 august 2017

Compact crossover T-Roc expected to rival Nissan Juke and Toyota C-HRNot much is known about the new crossover, except what can be speculated from the sketches and what was presented three years ago as the T-Roc[...]

Aston Martin Debuts Vanquish Zagato Speedster, Teases Vanquish Zagato Shooting Brake

Friday  15:57,   18 august 2017

Following a series of spy photos of the Zagato Speedster caught running the Nurburgring and many of the B-roads in Germany, Zagato and Aston Martin have finally revealed the group’s latest stunning creation. The Vanquish Zagato Speedster is based on [...]

Continental Invents Better Brakes for Electric Cars

Friday  15:57,   18 august 2017
Motor Trend

This week, tire manufacturer and major automotive supplier Continental officially introduced the New Wheel Concept that we first learned about at a preview event last month. Aimed at improving braking in electric vehicles, Continental says it not[...]

BMW Z4 concept leaks ahead of Pebble Beach reveal

Friday  15:56,   18 august 2017

Concept precursor to the next BMW roadster shows the car’s styling, albeit with some concept car styling touchesA full set of images of the BMW Z4 Concept have leaked onto the internet, revealing the look which the 2018 Z4 will[...]

Tougher than steel: Wood pulp could make lighter auto parts

Thursday  18:11,   17 august 2017

A plastic that includes wood-pulp nanofibers can weigh one-fifth of steelJapanese researchers and auto component makers say a material made from wood pulp weighs just one-fifth of steel and can be five times[...]

Mazda expands Takata airbag recall by 80K vehicles

Thursday  17:42,   17 august 2017

Mazda is calling back some 80,000 cars and SUVs – some for a second time – for a permanent airbag inflator replacementThe recall covers front passenger inflators on certain 2007 through 2009 and 2012 CX-7, CX-9 and Mazda6 vehicles. The recalls vary[...]

Completely uncovered 2018 Jeep Wrangler reveals evidence for folding windshield

Thursday  16:50,   17 august 2017

Look at that red[...]

2018 Ford GT ’67 Heritage Edition Honors Le Mans-Winning Past

Wednesday  16:56,   16 august 2017
Motor Trend

<p>A tribute to Dan Gurney and A.J. Foyt</p>Painted in glossy Race Red with white stripes and exposed carbon fiber, the '67 Heritage Edition also gets white No. 1 graphics on the hood and doors. The wheels are 20-inch one-piece forged aluminum [...]

Steady dealerships selling fewer cars: report

Wednesday  16:11,   16 august 2017

Dealership and product numbers are stable, but fewer sales are being madeThe number of retail auto outlets has remained stable since the beginning of the year, but they are moving fewer vehicles, according to the 2017 mid-year Automotive Franchise[...]