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2020 Nissan Titan Review: Minor Updates Pay Big 2019-11-15 07:00:47There was no question the 2016 Nissan Titan was a monumental improvement over the 12 year-old truck it replaced, but it was the truck Nissan should&rs

Is the Mercedes A-Class Worthy of the Three-Pointed 2019-11-15 04:00:43Pros: Slick interior Next-gen voice control Content rich, well priced Cons: Coarse, non-premium ride Cut-rate sound system Hidden cheap materials The

2020 Toyota Supra Review: Why the Supra Is 2019-11-15 04:00:42Pros: Paparazzi attention getter Thrilling to drive Competitive price Cons: Polarizing design Needs smooth roads It’s OK, just not great First t

Review: How the New Audi A8 Treats its 2019-11-15 04:00:38Pros: Quiet, plush ride Sumptuous executive rear seats Crisp infotainment Cons: Engine needs more power Light, numb steering Screens show fingerprints

Review: What the 2020 Subaru Legacy Can Offer 2019-11-15 04:00:20Pros: Supremely comfortable ride Strong on value and features Improved interior Cons: Zero fun factor Bland, anonymous styling Merely adequate engines

Overhaulin’ Is Back and Only On MotorTrend 2019-11-15 04:00:11If, like a number of dedicated Chip Foose fans, you were bummed when Overhaulin’ went away for a second time in 2015, you’re in luck. Foos

Large Hybrid SUVs for 2020: Which Have the 2019-11-14 16:55:17If you need a vehicle that offers a balance of good fuel economy and ample interior space, the big hybrid SUVs on this list fit the bill. Most of them

EV Startup Files Explosive Patent for a Self-Destruct 2019-11-14 14:09:26What if your car knew that it was about to suffer a catastrophic meltdown, the kind that might cause harm to you and other occupants, or perhaps nearb

The 2021 Ford Mustang Mach-E Is an Electric 2019-11-14 10:51:55Ford has decided that today, an unassuming Thursday in November, seemed like a good day to drop the stunning news that its soon-to-be-revealed el

Ford v Ferrari Movie Review: MotorTrend’s Take on 2019-11-14 09:50:43There are facts, and then there are Hollywood films inspired by facts. Ford v Ferrari, whose release date is November 15, is an example of the latter.

2021 Toyota Avalon Borrows AWD System From the 2019-11-13 07:00:33The Toyota Avalon has always been something of a stealthy, value-priced luxo-barge. But it’s never been a vehicle with the means to confidently

2020 Toyota Camry Is the First to Offer 2019-11-13 07:00:26Toyota fans, your all-wheel-drive Camry sedan prayers have finally been answered! If you’ve been harboring fevered excitement for a possible red

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Bike Safety Means Having New Lanes and Helmet 2019-11-08 09:07:03A government panel wants officials to build better cycling infrastructure, but its call to mandate helmets is already rankling cyclingadvocates. 

Paris Ends an E-Scooter Melee With New Rules 2019-11-08 08:00:00France is moving to crack down on scooter sharing, but questions linger about how micromobility affects cities and citizens.

A Mind-Boggling Uber Oversight, a Firefox Scam, and 2019-11-06 17:42:50Catch up on the most important news from today in two minutes or less.

Uber’s Self-Driving Car Didn’t Know Pedestrians Could Jaywalk 2019-11-05 21:22:42The National Transportation Safety Board releases hundreds of pages related to the 2018 crash in Tempe, Arizona, that killed Elaine Herzberg.

The Polestar 1 Is a Powerful Throwback Treat—Like 2019-11-05 03:01:00The pricey plug-in hybrid is a little retro and a whole lot of fun to drive.

Drones That Work for Food, a Self-Landing Plane, 2019-11-03 09:00:00Uber Eats unveils its latest drone, which may begin deliveries next summer, and our reporter lands a $2 million plane with the help of new tech. 

Need to Run Errands *Really* Quickly? Try This 2019-11-02 07:00:00That is, if you have $200,000. With the Urus, Lamborghini joins the rush to luxury SUVs, while staying true to its sports-car heritage.

Uber and Lyft Fight a Law They Say 2019-10-31 20:06:26The ride-hail companies are backing a ballot measure to overturn a California law intended to transform gig-economy workers from contractors to employ

Cirrus' $2 Million Vision Jet Now Lands Itself, 2019-10-31 13:41:07The Safe Return Emergency Autoland System lets passengers hit a big red button to bring the plane to safety if the pilot's incapacitated.

The Delicate Art—and Evolving Science—of Wildfire Evacuations 2019-10-31 08:00:00The still-burning Kincade Fire prompted one of the largest wildfire-related evacuations in California history—a legacy, in part, of two earlier

Ford Screens Go Big, a WhatsApp Hacking Case, 2019-10-30 19:08:35Catch up on the most important news from today in two minutes or less.

Ford Is Bringing Huge Screens—and Live Updates—to Its 2019-10-30 06:00:00The bigger screens can display a map, phone, and radio simultaneously. Ford says it won't be too distracting. 

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Faurecia to showcase future tech at CES 2020 2019-11-15 07:17:00Faurecia will demonstrate its Cockpit of the Future and Sustainable Mobility technologies at the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas next Jan

Brilliance cooperates with Lifan for Uruguay plant 2019-11-15 07:10:00Chinese automobile manufacturer Brilliance Auto Group says it has made an important step in tapping the South American market by establishing cooperat

Renault develops recycled fabric 2019-11-15 06:42:00Renault has co-developed fabric made from 100% recycled materials for the new Zoe.

Philippine vehicle market continued to expand in October 2019-11-15 05:57:00The Philippine new vehicle market continued to expand in October 2019, by 3.8% year-on-year to 34,397 units from 33,150 units in the same month of las

Xpeng Motors raises US$400m to fund production of 2019-11-15 05:35:00Chinese electric vehicle start-up Xpeng Motors has raised US$400m from investors for New Product Development (NPD) and is planning to bring to market

China vehicle sales fall 4% in October 2019-11-15 05:26:00New vehicle sales in China declined by 4% year-on-year to 2.3m units in October from 2.4m units a year earlier, the sixteenth consecutive monthly decl

Autonomous vehicle testing stepped up in China 2019-11-15 05:23:00A new test centre dedicated to autonomous and connected vehicles was opened this week in Xiangyang in China's Hubei province.

ZF participates in Mobility as a Service Alliance 2019-11-15 05:18:00ZF says it is the first major automotive supplier to participate in the Mobility as a Service (MaaS) Alliance.

Hyundai Mobis develops autonomous rear emergency braking system 2019-11-15 05:17:00Hyundai Mobis has announced it has developed a rear-autonomous emergency braking system (R-AEB) which prevents collisions when vehicles are rever

Pierburg develops AC for EVs 2019-11-15 05:10:00Rheinmetall subsidiary Pierburg says it has developed an air-conditioning (AC) compressor specifically for use in electric vehicles.

BMW aims to double battery energy density by 2019-11-15 05:09:00BMW has provided an update on its e-mobility strategy and its dedicated facility for developing battery technologies.

Rheinmetall to make China lightweight pistons 2019-11-15 05:07:00Kolbenschmidt Huayu Piston (KSHP), a subsidiary of Rheinmetall Automotive, is to produce lightweight pistons for an unnamed automaker in China.

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Bullitt's Broadway Revisited: The two worlds for the 2019-11-16 15:40:00Across the Nob Hill and Russian Hill neighborhoods of movie history, Frank Bullitt’s battered green Mustang Fastback bounds over hills and throu

Terlingua, Texas: Where Carroll Shelby’s rat pack let 2019-11-16 15:39:00TERLINGUA, Texas—On a scalding May afternoon, it’s not easy to see how Carroll Shelby saw dollar signs between the stubby cacti nestled am

Ford Mustang iconology: Pony car's ups and downs 2019-11-16 15:39:00The Ford Mustang might be the ultimate automotive success story. Born from humble beginnings, the Ford Mustang is an enduring icon that has had its sh

At Portland’s Cars & Coffee, the Ford Mustang 2019-11-16 15:39:00At a gas stop at a Chevron in Lakehead, California, I stop in the middle of the candy aisle to read email. “Hey! Why does your license plate say

Ford GT and Ford Mustang GT: A celebration 2019-11-16 15:39:00One’s a race car that wears almost no disguise. The other is an American icon. They’re both Fords, and they’re both GTs. But as you

History of the Ford Mustang GT 2019-11-16 15:38:00With its 460-horsepower 5.0-liter V-8, the 2018 Ford Mustang GT offers ready-made power for the masses. It’s not the top performer in the lineup

What does the Ford Mustang mean to America? 2019-11-16 15:38:00A pencil-straight imaginary line connects Portland, Oregon, to Terlingua, Texas, about 1,800 miles, unbending and uninteresting between two disparate

Wild horses, part three: The land of second 2019-11-16 15:38:00Cinders from a campfire pop and explode like fireworks somewhere in the desert outside Yuma. They trace arcs toward an infinite number of stars in the

Wild horses, part one: The misfits 2019-11-16 15:38:00Mrs. Velma Johnston typed letters, filed carbon copies, and answered the phone at the insurance office where she worked as a secretary. She dressed co

Wild horses, part two: Horses with no names 2019-11-16 15:38:00Nobody needs a mustang, but the United States of America owns thousands of them. Some roam the dun-colored hills outside the indistinct suburbia that

Bugatti designer's yacht pays homage to legendary Atlantic 2019-11-16 08:00:00Bugatti designer Etienne Salomé is lending his name—and expertise—to a new yacht company. The company is Salomé Yachts, and

Ferrari Roma, McLaren Elva, Aspark Owl: This Week's 2019-11-16 02:00:00Ferrari added a new coupe to its lineup this week, and it's called the Roma. The car is related to the Portofino convertible but has a look all of it

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Calling for Clarity: Auto News Requests Revised Terminology 2019-11-15 15:40:15The terminology surrounding self-driving technologies and advanced driving aids has started to earn quite a bit of criticism in the wake of publi

New Boss for Audi: Fresh From BMW, Markus 2019-11-15 14:48:04Eleven months after making interim CEO Bram Schot a permanent fixture in the big chair, Audi AG’s board has found someone else to lead the luxur

Volkswagen Boosts Tech Spending to $66 Billion Over 2019-11-15 14:10:49Volkswagen Group has decided to increase spending on the development of electric and digital technologies over the next five years to 60 billion euros

Ask Bark: When Ask Bark Happens In the 2019-11-15 13:09:45You would think that I would know better by now, right? That after literally years of doing this whole “What Car Should I Buy” thing (whic

Where Your Author Selects an Outback Replacement, but 2019-11-15 12:08:39Recently I reached out to you, dear readers, for some suggestions on replacing a 2012 Subaru Outback. The wagon has occupied my driveway for the

As Big As It Is Ugly: Ferrari’s New 2019-11-15 11:24:07At a private event in Rome this week, Ferrari introduced its newest model — the Roma. Described by Ferrari Commercial Director Enrico Galli

Glitzier EVs Bound for Detroit-Hamtramck? 2019-11-15 10:23:48The past 24 hours has been all about electric propulsion and domestic nameplates, and this tidbit is right up the same street. Hot on the heels of Gen

QOTD: Recalling the Ignorance of Youth? 2019-11-15 09:15:09Despite what the media tells us, kids have a lot of dumb ideas. That said, plenty of youngins possess a wit and canniness that defies their years, som

Piston Slap: Windsor Torque Begets a Lordstown Diesel? 2019-11-15 08:11:08TTAC Commentator MacMcMacmac writes: Good day Sajeev, I am contemplating doing something I never thought I would… buying a GM product. A used G

Mustang Mach E Specs Leaked Ahead of LA 2019-11-15 00:56:14Your humble editor made a beeline for In N’ Out Burger upon landing at LAX, as Midwesterners are wont to do, and while I munched on my meal, I d

Report: Abandoning Small Car Segment Could Be a 2019-11-14 15:30:56A new report from Edmunds tries to make a case against Ford and General Motors placing their small- and medium-sized cars on an iceberg and setti

Buick Encore GX a Bargain Proposition? 2019-11-14 14:35:18A new Buick arrives from across the Pacific early next year, and it may be priced in a manner that relegates the hot-selling Encore to the runner-up s

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New Orleans dealer Ray Brandt dies at 72 2019-11-15 16:27:17The two-time head of the Nissan dealer council held more than a dozen import and domestic franchises in two states and was a 2017 nominee for Time mag

Nissan recalls over 450,000 vehicles for risk of 2019-11-15 16:05:44The company is recommending owners who see an ABS warning light on the dashboard park their cars outside until they can have the vehicle towed through

Renault's Delbos vies for permanent CEO post as 2019-11-15 15:16:02Delbos was propelled to the top job on a temporary basis after CEO Thierry Bollore's ousting in mid-October, as Renault and its Japanese partner Niss

Ford documents GT Le Mans victory over Ferrari 2019-11-15 15:10:06Ford Motor Co., to mark the premiere of Ford v. Ferrari, is unearthing archives on the Ford GT program and the automaker's key victory at the 1966 Le

California, 22 states sue to block EPA from 2019-11-15 14:56:31California Attorney General Xavier Becerra, who is leading the legal challenges, said the state would aggressively fight to protect its own legal auth

Tesla will start construction of European plant next 2019-11-15 12:38:55Tesla has signed a declaration of intent with the state of Brandenburg in Germany and has an ambitious schedule to complete construction of its new Eu

A call for clarity on self-driving terminology 2019-11-15 11:53:51It's time to clean up this mess. When it comes to autonomous vehicle technology, using accurate language can be a matter of life or death.

Jerry Hirshberg, creative force behind Nissan's first design 2019-11-15 10:39:29Hirshberg, a passionate innovator and unconventional manager, left a key post at GM's Buick division and later oversaw the Japanese automaker's new

Why Tesla and Berlin are a perfect match 2019-11-15 10:05:36Berlin is not known as a car city but it does have a vigorous tech scene and Tesla is not so much a car company as a tech one.

VW Group names former BMW executive Duesmann as 2019-11-15 09:38:40Engine development expert Markus Duesmann will become Audi CEO on April 1 after current chief, Bram Schot, leaves the company. Schot, 58, is depa

GM's Detroit-Hamtramck plant expected to build electric Escalade, 2019-11-14 16:43:17The factory, with the help of a $3 billion GM investment, will build four EVs by 2023, according to LMC Automotive. The plant, which had been schedule

Ford recalls more than 135,000 F-150 pickups 2019-11-14 15:13:03The automaker issued separate recalls for Super Duty pickups and Lincoln MKX crossovers in the U.S. and Canada.

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Tesla Model X vs. Audi e-tron Drag Race New! 2019-11-17 16:28:11Over the years, Tesla has built a reputation as a maker of some of the fastest family cars in the world. Without burning a gram of gas, the Model S an

James May’s Other New Car Revealed, It’s the New! 2019-11-17 16:27:24After showcasing his all-new Tesla on DriveTribe, the one and only James May returns with another zero-emissions vehicle. The slow tease and Porsche c

Tesla’s European Gigafactory Will Begin Construction in Q1 New! 2019-11-17 13:34:23After the factory in Fremont and Shanghai, the peeps at Tesla look forward to Europe for expanding the EV company’s production. A declaration of

Lexus Tops Consumer Reports Reliability Rankings, Cadillac Ends New! 2019-11-17 11:55:18It’s that time of the year again. “Who makes the most reliable cars,” is the question that Consumer Reports can answer, and the top

Acura MDX PMC Edition Coming to L.A. Auto New! 2019-11-17 11:52:54Following the TLX sports sedan of which only 360 units will ever be produced by the Performance Manufacturing Center, Acura plans to kick into overdri

Modern Dodge Coronet Concept Looks Better Than Most New! 2019-11-17 10:46:07Mention the name of the Dodge Coronet and chances are that enthusiasts will think of the fifth-generation model. Sadly, unlike the Challenger and the

Volkswagen Will Roll Out 75 EVs by 2029, New! 2019-11-17 10:42:49The emissions scandal known as Dieselgate helped Volkswagen accelerate the German automaker’s EV offensive, and even though the ID.3 is the only

European Honda Civic Updated for 2020 New! 2019-11-17 10:20:23Even though it rolled out in November 2015 in North America, the tenth-generation Civic still feels as fresh as four years ago. The compact hatchback,

Alfa Romeo 33 Stradale "Moon Rover" Looks Better New! 2019-11-17 10:12:42While the design of the original Lunar Rover had to rely on imagination, since nobody had traveled to the moon, these days NASA isn't the only builde

2021 Audi Q5 Facelift Spied Winter Testing With New! 2019-11-17 09:53:01The Q5 is, in several important markets, Audi's best selling model. It's also one of the top players in this segment. But since competition with BMW

Split Wing C8 Corvette Looks Like a Fighter New! 2019-11-17 09:38:54Tons and tons of widebody C8 Corvette renderings - this is one of the Internet's main ways of replying to the introduction of the mid-engined 'Vette

Modern Lamborghini Countach Concept Looks Clean, Has Slim New! 2019-11-17 09:16:07"How would a Lamborghini Countach look if it was brought closer to contemporary design standards?" This is a question that pop up into more and more


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