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Here Is the Ford F-150 Raptor SUV That 2020-07-10 19:25:10Custom shops often take, shall we say, artistic liberties when building unique cars, and the results aren’t always good (for evidence, take a ga

Swede Emotion: The Koenigsegg Regera Takes the Spotlight 2020-07-10 18:00:30Christian von Koenigsegg is clearly in need of a new creative outlet. The founder of the hypercar company that bears his name is seemingly so bor

How Roadkill Happened, and Why It’s Must-See TV 2020-07-10 14:53:58“I’m Freiburger. That’s Finnegan. This is the show where we play with cars and you point and laugh.” And with that, David Frei

2021 Jeep Gladiator Diesel Now Available to Order 2020-07-10 14:01:12Jeep said it would introduce a diesel-powered version of the Gladiator this year, and despite the world’s state of affairs, the automaker is kee

The Lincoln Corsair, Nautilus, and Aviator Catch Mono 2020-07-10 12:10:05Lincoln brings the stylish Monochromatic package to its smaller Corsair, Nautilus, and Aviator crossover and SUV models for 2021—2020, in the Na

2021 Subaru Crosstrek First Look: More Power + 2020-07-10 10:40:28We’ve reported for some time the 2021 Subaru Crosstrek small SUV would receive a bigger, more powerful optional engine. That is now official tha

Hyundai Introduces Manual Transmission Without a Clutch Pedal—Is 2020-07-10 10:23:49It’s hard to put a finger on exactly why driving a car with a manual transmission is so much fun. Is it the control you feel selecting your own

Genesis G70 Long-Term Update: And on the Seventh 2020-07-10 04:00:52(Editor’s Note: Normally, editor-in-chief Mark Rechtin’s long-term update would appear in this space. However, after Jethro Bovingdon, sta

2020 Polaris Slingshot R First Drive 2020-07-10 04:00:38Everything about the Polaris Slingshot invites a reaction. What it is, what it looks like, who buys one, and how they accessorize it all produce hot t

Toyota RAV4 Prime vs. RAV4 Hybrid: 5 Reasons 2020-07-10 04:00:16Until now, the Hybrid was our clear favorite in the popular Toyota RAV4 lineup. Not only is it much more fuel efficient than the regular RAV4, it also

Mil-Spec Creates a Hummer H1 Alpha in a 2020-07-07 19:15:34Mil-Spec Automotive, a company specializing in high-end bespoke custom builds located in Birmingham, Michigan, is at it again with another luxuriously

Audi Q4 E-Tron Sportback Shows the Sleeker Side 2020-07-07 17:01:51At the 2019 Geneva Auto Show a little over a year ago, Audi showed us the Q4 E-Tron concept, a preview of its upcoming compact electric SUV. We’

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Toyota Alabama plant passes two expansion milestones 2020-07-09 12:20:00Toyota Motor Manufacturing, Alabama (TMMAL) said its factory achieved two significant milestones in July 2020 as part of its US$288m expansion, origin

GM names new EVP and president for North 2020-07-09 10:32:00General Motors named Steve Carlisle, 58, as executive vice president and president, North America, effective from 1 September.

Tesla 'very close' to level 5 autonomous driving 2020-07-09 09:50:00Tesla is "very close" to achieving level 5 autonomous driving technology, chief executive Elon Musk was quoted as saying on Thursday.

BMW sources 'sustainable cobalt' from Morocco 2020-07-09 08:42:00BMW Group says it has signed a cobalt supply contract with Moroccan mining company Managem Group.

Delphi Technologies awarded new power electronics business in 2020-07-09 08:30:00Delphi Technologies says it has secured strategically important new power electronics business wins in the second quarter of 2020 with 'thr

Royal Mail trials electric taxi van in UK 2020-07-09 08:27:00Royal Mail in the UK is partnering with London Electric Vehicle Company to trial its new VN5 prototype electric van for parcel and letter deliver

British Gas orders 1,000 Vauxhall Vivaro e-vans 2020-07-09 08:10:00British Gas has ordered 1,000 all-electric Vauxhall Vivaro-e vans for its engineers.

PowerCell Sweden joins EU REVIVE project 2020-07-09 07:27:00PowerCell Sweden is to participate in European Union project, REVIVE (Refuse Vehicle Innovation and Validation), which will develop and

Union slams JLR logistics worker job cuts 2020-07-09 07:24:00Two in five workers employed by DHL on a JLR logistics contract face redundancy, across full time, salaried and agency staff, auto workers union Unite

EU launches 'clean hydrogen alliance' 2020-07-09 06:40:00The EU is launching a new initiative - The European Union The European Clean Hydrogen Alliance - aimed at increasing the deployment of hydrogen techno

Coop to deploy Scania electric truck in Denmark 2020-07-09 06:28:00Danish retail company, Coop, is to deploy a battery electric Scania truck in its city distribution operations.

Toyota debuts new Corolla Cross in Thailand 2020-07-09 05:55:00Toyota Motor launched the new Corolla Cross compact SUV in Thailand on Thursday (9 July) in what was the global debut for the model. It has also

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Lamborghini Sian Roadster, Audi Q4 Sportback E-Tron, BMW 2020-07-11 08:00:00Lamborghini launched an open-top version of its 807-horsepower Sian supercar, and with just 19 destined for production the aggressive roadster is even

No street-legal car will be able to catch 2020-07-11 06:00:00The Lotus Evija battery-electric hypercar hasn't entered production yet, but it already appears to have broken at least one record. The Evija (pronou

2020 Polaris Slingshot R, Dodge Challenger Super Stock, 2020-07-10 14:00:00We drove the 2020 Polaris Slingshot R; Dodge talked Challenger Super Stock and Demon; and the 2021 Ford Bronco family took shape. It's the Week in Re

Who were the best drivers who never got 2020-07-10 13:00:00“Imagine,” suggests Goodwood Road and Racing, “that you had the talent to compete in (Formula 1) yet were denied the opportunity. Or

2021 Jeep Gladiator EcoDiesel ready to deliver efficiency 2020-07-10 11:45:00For its second year on the market, Jeep is enhancing the Gladiator pickup truck by making a diesel powertrain available. The diesel is the familiar 3.

2021 Mercedes-AMG GT Black Series, 2021 Audi A7 2020-07-10 11:00:00Mercedes-AMG has provided a first look at its upcoming GT Black Series in a teaser video. The hardcore sports car is coming with over 700 horsepower,

2020 Formula One Styrian Grand Prix preview 2020-07-10 10:00:00Round two of the revised 2020 Formula One World Championship will be held this weekend at the Red Bull Ring in Spielberg, Austria, the same circuit wh

2021 Mercedes-Benz S-Class spy shots and video 2020-07-10 08:45:00Prototypes for Mercedes-Benz’s next-generation S-Class have been spotted again. The car is due for a reveal in September and should be available

Mugello and Sochi added to revised 2020 Formula 2020-07-10 08:00:00The 2020 Formula One World Championship was set to host a record 22 rounds but then the Covid-19 coronavirus pandemic came and threw a spanner in the

2021 Audi A7 55 TFSI e is a 2020-07-10 07:00:00Audi is introducing a new model for 2021 aimed at buyers who don’t want to sacrifice style in the name of eco-friendliness. It’s called th

Lincoln's monochromatic styling theme now available across SUV 2020-07-10 06:00:00The monochromatic color scheme Lincoln made available on the 2020 Navigator last fall is now being introduced across the brand's SUV lineup, and it'

2021 Porsche 911 Turbo with ducktail spoiler spy 2020-07-10 02:30:00Porsche has a new 911 Turbo on its hands based on the 992 generation of its sports car icon. Right now there's only the Turbo S but a slightly tamer

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Lucid Motors Plots 20 Storefronts By 2022 2020-07-09 17:34:00On Wednesday, Lucid Motors announced plans to open 20 retail locations and service centers across North America by the end of 2021. They’ll be c

Market Magic: Fisker Considers Going Public While the 2020-07-09 16:17:42Fisker Inc. is reportedly in talks to go public after seeing how well other electric vehicle manufacturers (prospective or otherwise) have performed o

Little Big Truck: 2021 Nissan Frontier Spied 2020-07-09 15:31:41As Nissan flings an old truck with a shiny new powertrain at midsize truck buyers, a top-down replacement waits in the wings. To say a successor for t

Elon Musk: Level 5 Autonomous Driving ‘Very Close’ 2020-07-09 13:54:07Tesla is reportedly “very close” to achieving complete driving autonomy, according to CEO Elon Musk. “I’m extremely confident

Rare Rides: The 2003 Lancia Thesis – Questionable 2020-07-09 12:48:35Rare Rides occasionally features vehicles that have somehow slipped through the 25-year importation net and exist in this country as illegal immigrant

Carlisle Jumps From Cadillac Prez to GM North 2020-07-09 12:19:10Cadillac President Steve Carlisle just got a promotion. Following the announced departure of General Motors North America President Barry Engle, GM ta

Game Over: Judge Tosses GM Lawsuit Against Fiat 2020-07-09 10:26:52General Motors’ racketeering lawsuit against rival Fiat Chrysler is dead in the water after a federal judge dismissed the case on Wednesday. The

Meet the Toyota Corolla… Cross 2020-07-09 09:22:12A strange new animal has appeared overseas, bearing a name that’s very, very familiar to American drivers. Corolla Cross, by Toyota. It’s

QOTD: Care to Let It All Out? 2020-07-09 08:19:40The Twitterverse — which is a horrible place, by the way — finds itself rocked this week, torn asunder and factionalized by the mass signi

Continental Predicts Worst Financial Quarter Since World War 2020-07-08 16:41:12Parts supplier Continental says the extended lockdown protocols that closed countless automotive factories and dealerships will result in the wor

Report: Looking for a More Expensive Way to 2020-07-08 15:46:57The G70 has thus far proven to be the most popular model in the Genesis lineup, attracting new buyers in the premium compact passenger car space since

Best-laid Plans, and All That: Daimler Cuts Likely 2020-07-08 15:16:19Daimler plans to turn up the volume on cost-cutting measures due to operating losses in the second quarter that haven’t officially manifest

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GM cuts shift at pickup plant for absenteeism 2020-07-11 13:03:02The production pullback, which is likely to result in about 1,250 temporary layoffs, is related to worker absenteeism, not low demand for the Chevy Co

A frame job: Morgan moves to a new 2020-07-11 00:00:01The company last week built its last steel-framed sports car, after a run with the rugged platform that set a world record.

Consumer credit roiled by COVID-19 2020-07-11 00:00:01The pandemic has made it more difficult for lenders to determine credit-worthiness and harder for subprime borrowers to buy cars.

Glimmer of sales hope for luxury brands? 2020-07-11 00:00:01Luxury brand sales show signs of recovery from a pandemic-driven slump in the spring.

VW diesel scandal exec could finish prison term 2020-07-10 17:52:17Oliver Schmidt is expected to appear before a federal magistrate next week on his request to finish his seven-year prison sentence in his native Germa

Toyota says it no longer employs staff shown 2020-07-10 15:31:28The Japanese automaker would not provide details, but said in a statement that it takes allegations of workplace racism seriously and that the individ

FCA to recall 1.2 million older vehicles over 2020-07-10 15:22:03The recall covers 2007-11 Dodge Nitro SUVs and 2008-10 Chrysler Town & Country and Dodge Grand Caravan minivans.

Subaru Crosstrek, with optional bigger engine, gets modest 2020-07-10 13:50:02The Subaru Crosstrek, a top seller among subcompact crossovers, will start at $23,295 for 2021 as the segment attracts more entrants.

Industry veteran Chip Perry to helm A2Z Sync 2020-07-10 11:05:04Former AutoTrader and TrueCar chief Chip Perry has taken a new role to help dealerships transform to a single-point-of-contact model.

Rivian raises another $2.5B as EV output nears 2020-07-10 10:04:06Since last fall, Rivian has raised more than $5 billion. The electric automaker expects to launch the R1T electric pickup and R1S battery-powered SUV

Amazon plans at least $100M in stock awards 2020-07-10 07:02:23The tech giant can walk away from the $1.3 billion deal if large numbers of Zoox employees turn down job offers, Reuters reported.

Surging truck sales boost China's auto sector revival 2020-07-10 06:57:01Sales of trucks, vans and other commercial vehicles, which constitute for around a quarter of China's overall market, surged 63 percent, while sales

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Alfa Romeo "Giulia TZ4" Digitally Imagined With Striking New! 2020-07-12 07:47:04Tubolare Zagato. Two words that make Alfisti and classic car collectors alike go weak in the knees for a few reasons, starting with rarity. Two dis

The Aqueous 120 Super-yacht – Made Mostly of New! 2020-07-12 07:24:49This luxurious super-yacht is the creation of Florida’s own Facheris Design. It's just a little smaller than your average super-yacht, but no l

Longtail Bugatti Chiron Super Sport 300+ Prototype Looks New! 2020-07-12 07:04:03Despite being a single-product carmaker ever since it was taken over by the Volkswagen Group back in the late 90s, Bugatti has been on a roll developi

Michelin Tires and Maxion Wheels Bring Us a New! 2020-07-12 05:53:13If you haven’t heard about Michelin's Acorus Technology and Maxion, and what it means for your tires, you might want to finish this article.

Dodge Challenger "Mad Mopar" Looks Like a Bad New! 2020-07-12 04:20:32The current Dodge Challenger has been in production since 2008 and while the Mopar people have constantly updated the range, as if wishing to rival th

Jeep Wrangler "Rowdy Rubicon" Looks Like a Cute New! 2020-07-12 04:11:05It's no secret that a look that can be described as "cute" isn't exactly the top priority of a rat rod builder. Then again, this adjective seems t

Project TOC, the Kenworth Truck That’s the Most New! 2020-07-12 02:16:04Trucks are rarely described as “beautiful,” since their main priority is functionality. Project TOC is the exception to that rule: the mos

2009 Jeep Wrangler Gets a HEMI Engine Swap, New! 2020-07-12 01:41:43Now that the Ford Bronco reveal is just a few hours away – the official one, that is, because leaks are already popping up – we all but fo

Harley-Davidson GP-Style Is the Radical Way to Make New! 2020-07-12 01:17:59“Probably the most radical Softail who saw the light of day” - this is how the Germans from Thunderbike describe one of their builds from

Be a Part of History, Help NASA Design New! 2020-07-12 01:10:15A mission in space involves more than just building rockets and training people to be able to withstand everything that goes with space travel for lon

It May Take a While but You Will New! 2020-07-12 00:31:03Since Level 5 autonomy is basically around the corner, at least according to Elon Musk, where’s the harm in bringing cars and booze together?

Ford Mustang Driver Busted for Hate Crime: Leaving New! 2020-07-11 23:25:23In what has been described on social media as the biggest waste of resources of 2020, police in West Vancouver, Canada, launched a search for a fourth


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