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Ogle Suzuki’s Jimny 4×4—Because It’s Not Coming to 2020-01-17 21:41:13You’re forgiven for not knowing exactly what the Suzuki Jimny is—or for calling it the “Jimmy,” which was a GMC SUV in the &ls

GMC Shot a Freaking Sofa (and Lots of 2020-01-17 18:30:37Carbon fiber is strong and lightweight, making it a favored component in race cars and exotic road vehicles, and GMC is out to prove the material&rsqu

500,000 Teslas Being Investigated Over Unintended Acceleration Claims 2020-01-17 16:22:34The U.S. government is looking into claims that certain Tesla vehicles suffer a defect that can cause sudden unintended acceleration. According to a p

Watch Out, NASA, Forget SpaceX—Lexus Is Designing Vehicles 2020-01-17 14:40:40It seems Lexus’s design department has grown a little bored with designing vehicles for Earth. The company recently released a series of design

2020 Jeep Gladiator North Edition Is Ready to 2020-01-17 12:08:30Jeep is introducing a host of North Edition models to take the sting out of the coldest months of the year. Offered across the entire lineup, from the

Four-Cylinder Toyota Supra Coming to Europe; Is the 2020-01-17 10:20:06The Toyota Supra is as synonymous with the inline six-cylinder engine as Seth Rogen is to marijuana. Or is it? While the 2020 GR Supra is sold exclusi

Just a Reminder That the 1975–1980 Oldsmobile Starfire 2020-01-17 08:00:14For some, the so-called Malaise era, loosely defined as the automotive period between 1973 and 1983, was an irredeemably dark time in American automot

Peek Inside Football Star Ronde Barber’s Garage Full 2020-01-17 04:00:47Quick Stats: Ronde Barber, Analyst for Fox NFL, Super Bowl champion Daily Driver: 2017 Ram 2500 (Ronde’s rating: 8 plus on a scale of 1 to 10) O

1964 Porsche 901 vs. 1986 Porsche 959: Who’s 2020-01-17 04:00:31October 22, 1964 proved to be a fateful day. The 53rd, 54th, and 55th Porsche 911s were built that day, only they weren’t called 911s. See, a ye

Rare 1967 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 “Little Red” 2020-01-16 17:52:18Two years ago, this gleaming Candy Apple–red, one-off 1967 Ford Shelby GT500 EXP prototype dubbed “Little Red” was wasting away in a

Are Jeep Wranglers Safe? We Look at the 2020-01-16 04:00:49The Jeep Wrangler is unmistakably cool, but is it safe in an accident? It does things no other SUV can do, but does that make a difference in whether

2020 Mazda CX-30 vs. 2020 Hyundai Kona: Which 2020-01-16 04:00:37Automakers crank out subcompact crossovers by the bushel, but you can’t accuse them of copying each other. Proof: the Mazda CX-30 and Hyundai Ko

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Feds Are Content to Let Cars Drive, and 2020-01-09 15:03:42 A new Transportation Department policy on self-driving cars is long on boosting the industry and short on ensuring its safety.

Sony's Concept Car Puts Entertainment in the Driver's 2020-01-08 19:44:47The Vision-S showcases big screens, sensors, and a supremely comfortable ride.

There Are Too Many Lidar Companies. They Can't 2020-01-08 09:00:00A few years ago, scores of startups promised to build the hardware that grants self-driving cars the gift of sight. Now comes the shakeout.

Bell and Hyundai Soar Into the Air Taxi 2020-01-07 20:16:58At CES, the helicopter maker and the global manufacturing giant unveil their concepts for flying urban mobility.

A Strange New Decade, Tesla's Strong Sales, and 2020-01-05 09:00:00Tesla delivered 367,500 cars last year, a 50 percent jump from 2018. The company’s stock also surpassed $420, a symbolic figure for CEO Elon Mus

The Former CEO of Nissan Was Likely Smuggled 2020-01-04 08:00:00The Japanese government still doesn't know exactly how Carlos Ghosn, who was under house arrest, managed to flee to Lebanon.

Now the Courts Will Decide Whether Uber Drivers 2020-01-03 13:43:16A California law aimed at requiring gig economy companies to classify workers as employees took effect January 1. That hardly settled the matter.

Segway's S-Pod Brings the Hoverchairs From 'WALL-E' to 2020-01-03 09:00:00You'll soon be able to scoot around town—at 24 mph—without even having to stand up.

Cities Struggle to Boost Ridership With ‘Uber for 2020-01-02 08:00:00Helsinki, Los Angeles, Shanghai, Singapore, and other metros have been experimenting with on-demand buses—and not seeing a lot of success.

Cities Race to Slow Climate Change—and Improve Life 2020-01-01 08:00:00Mayors across the world say we all need to consider how urban planning and climate intersect with well-being.

When the Transportation Revolution Hit the Real World 2019-12-26 08:00:00Ten years ago, they promised us self-driving cars. We got a scooter surge, clashes with regulators, and the brutal realities of mobility.

Car Share Shrinks, a Tax Break Vanishes, and 2019-12-22 09:00:00Share Now says it is leaving North America, and Tesla buyers will no longer get help from Uncle Sam for their EVs (and GM buyers are next).

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Ford 'Europe 20' sales dip in 2019 2020-01-17 07:04:00Ford sold about 1.33m vehicles in 2019 in what it calls is "traditional European 20 markets", achieving 7.4% market share.

Grey again most popular UK car colour 2020-01-17 06:50:00Grey remained the UK's favourite new car colour in 2019, having reached the top spot for the first time in 2018, according to the Society of Motor Ma

Stoneridge appoints Kevin Heigel as operations VP 2020-01-17 06:33:00Stoneridge has appointed Kevin Heigel as its new vice president of operations.

Lada sales in Russia edged up in 2019 2020-01-17 06:20:00AvtoVAZ's Lada brand sold 362,356 cars in Russia in 2019 - a gain of 1% on the previous year (and in a market that was down by 2.3%). Lada says its m

Hella Bhap Electronics starts Zhenjiang production 2020-01-17 06:00:00Hella Bhap Electronics has started production in Zhenjiang.

Magna forecasts sales growth to 2022 2020-01-17 05:50:00Magna says its outlook to 2022 anticipates continued growth in total sales and improvement in EBIT Margin, both as compared to 2019, despite an expect

Subaru targets 11% rise in global output in 2020-01-17 05:23:00Subaru Corporation is targeting an 11% increase in global vehicle production to a record 1.1m vehicles in 2020 from 987,000 units last year, driven by

Volkswagen China sales lifted by new SUVs in 2020-01-17 05:09:00Volkswagen Group China and its local joint ventures sold 4.23m vehicles in mainland China and Hong Kong in 2019, a 0.6% increase on the previous year,

Meritor acquires TransPower 2020-01-17 05:05:00Meritor has announced that it has acquired all the outstanding common shares of Transportation Power Inc. Terms of the transaction were not discl

Verizon, Audi partner to enhance connectivity 2020-01-17 05:04:00Verizon Business Group and Audi of America, Inc., have partnered to deliver advanced connectivity and embedded in-vehicle Wi-Fi beginning with the nex

StreetScooter provides electric vans for Amazon 2020-01-17 05:00:00Amazon has ordered 40 StreetScooter WORK Box electric vans which will be deployed at its distribution center in Munich Daglfing. Complementing the veh

Audi and Cromodora working on new wheel factory 2020-01-17 04:58:00Audi and wheel maker Cromodora have struck an agreement for a long-term cooperative undertaking that will include Cromodora building a new wheel plant

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1963 Modena Spyder California from "Ferris Bueller's Day 2020-01-18 08:00:00The Barrett-Jackson collector car auction company announced Friday that it was adding another celebrity car to an auction docket that reportedly had b

2021 Ford Bronco, 2022 Chevrolet Corvette Z06, 2021 2020-01-18 06:00:00The 2021 Ford Bronco was teased with a video of a mule blasting across the desert this week. While the mule wasn't a full prototype with a production

2021 Genesis GV80, 2021 GMC Yukon, 2022 Chevrolet 2020-01-17 14:31:00The 2021 Genesis GV80 broke cover and we drove it; the sheet came off the 2021 GMC Yukon and we took a spin in the snow; and the 2022 Chevrolet Corvet

Plug-in hybrid Lamborghini Urus on its way, race 2020-01-17 13:00:00Lamborghini will bookend its high-performance SUV with a race-ready version and a plug-in hybrid variant soon, Autoblog reported last week. The two mo

Paul Walker’s star-power sells cars at a premium 2020-01-17 11:45:00Four of the Paul Walker Collection cars went across the block Thursday at Barrett-Jackson, and got a premium at the hammer, proving that star-power pr

Tesla vehicles scrutinized for sudden acceleration defect 2020-01-17 11:30:00Some Tesla vehicles may accelerate unintentionally and crash, according to a petition filed to NHTSA on behalf of consumers, Reuters reported Friday.

Morgan Plus 4, "Bullitt" Mustang, Buick GNX: Today's 2020-01-17 11:00:00After 70 years, the Morgan 4 Plus's steel chassis is being put out to pasture. To mark the occasion, the British automaker announced a 70th Anniversa

Unsold Buick GNX with 202 miles now for 2020-01-17 10:00:00The odyssey of this 202-mile Buick GNX continues in a very public manner. The car, which has never been sold, appeared on Jay Leno's Garage in Novemb

The final scene: "Bullitt" Mustang sells for record 2020-01-17 09:00:00The wait is over. The drama has reached its denouement. After being parked inside a glass display case in The Glass House where featured vehicles are

Morgan Plus 4 celebrates 70 years, leaves production 2020-01-17 08:00:00Morgan is 111 years old, and for more than half of its existence it's made a vehicle on a version of the same chassis. The steel chassis have underpi

Motor Authority Best Car To Buy 2020: The 2020-01-17 07:00:00Not every car we tested could be Motor Authority's Best Car To Buy 2020. That distinction went to the Porsche 911 alone. And we don't do participati

"Uppity" documentary examines Willy T. Ribbs' struggle to 2020-01-17 06:00:00Adam Carolla's Chassy Media has documented Ford's efforts versus Ferrari at Le Mans, Carroll Shelby, and Paul Newman's racing career, and now the p

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NHTSA Mulls Petition Seeking Tesla Recall Investigation 2020-01-17 15:57:52The National Highway Traffic Safety Administration agreed to review a petition requesting the agency formally investigate 500,000 vehicles manufacture

Rumor Mill: Next Nissan Z Car to Go 2020-01-17 14:47:45While it still makes appearances at tuner events and car shows, the Nissan 370Z has roughly the same marketing heat as a pair of secondhand shoes. Las

At Kia, Plan B Is Called ‘Plan S’ 2020-01-17 14:14:02Whether you or I like it or want it, the industry is changing — pivoting towards things that cause many readers’ blood to run cold and the

Senate Approves USMCA Trade Deal Replacing NAFTA 2020-01-17 12:55:09The U.S. Senate approved changes to the North American Free Trade Agreement on Thursday, effectively replacing the 26-year-old deal with the new 

Volkswagen Boss: Move Faster, or Go the Way 2020-01-17 12:15:10Nokia isn’t having a good day, what with Volkswagen CEO Herbert Diess likening it to an Edsel or Tucker. The VW chief contrasted the phone maker

Rare Rides: A First-generation Maserati Quattroporte From 1967 2020-01-17 11:30:51Maserati’s Quattroporte has always been a large, sports-oriented luxury sedan, though the sports part occasionally waned in its influence.

Speaking of China – Tesla’s Thinking Small 2020-01-17 10:50:29While we’re on the subject of American (or somewhat American) automakers looking to beat the Chinese at their own EV game, Tesla has announced a

Fiat Chrysler Looking to Muscle Into Chinese EV 2020-01-17 10:00:17Ram Rebels and Power Wagons are a tough fit for China’s cramped, heavily taxed new vehicle market, but “new energy” vehicles (electr

Piston Slap: Tranny Talk on Electrified Motors? 2020-01-17 09:06:22Frank writes: So, reading about the Lithium Mustang with its completely superfluous six-speed gearbox got me and some friends thinking about when you

QOTD: Building a Better Winter Beater? 2020-01-17 08:01:01Some people have it rough. Just the other day, the affordable town of Vancouver was hit by three or four inches of snow, plunging the bucolic enclave

Report: C8 Corvette Z06 to Receive Gigantic Rear 2020-01-16 16:04:35With the mid-engined C8 Corvette just weeks away from production, hype surrounding the model has died down. The same cannot be said for the Z06 varian

Fade to Pink: Dodge Changes Splitter Guard Color 2020-01-16 14:22:45The yellow front splitter guards on Dodge’s Charger and Challenger have become a major point of conflict among automotive enthusiasts. In o

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N.J. governor signs bill giving $5,000 rebates for 2020-01-17 16:58:40New Jersey, where transportation accounts for about half of greenhouse gas emissions, joins about a dozen other states that have targets for electric-

DealerSocket co-founder files suit challenging Auto/Mate deal 2020-01-17 16:14:04Co-Founder Brad Perry contends some members of the DealerSocket board, along with CEO Sejal Pietrzak, conspired with majority shareholder Vista Equity

Serpentini Auto Group acquires three Pat O'Brien dealerships 2020-01-17 15:05:27The addition of Pat O'Brien Chevrolet locations outside of Cleveland gives Serpentini a total of six Chevy dealerships in northeast Ohio.

Fisker targets Europe with Ocean EV 2020-01-17 14:55:16Fisker will initially target European markets where it has received the most deposits for the electric crossover.

Canadian billionaire becomes front-runner for Aston Martin stake, 2020-01-17 14:10:07Lawrence Stroll has been discussing a potential investment of about $261 million in the British luxury carmaker, Bloomberg reported.

Toyota shuffles model lineup at U.S. factories 2020-01-17 12:30:00Toyota is midway through a five-year, $13 billion plan to revitalize and expand U.S., Canadian and Mexican plants, add new capacity and improve e

Mexican auto suppliers eye fast lane after U.S. 2020-01-17 11:38:47The auto parts sector in Mexico has been resilient through a downturn in the economy. Suppliers there expect an even stronger year with the new North

CarGurus acquires vehicle listings site Autolist 2020-01-17 11:11:25Autolist will be maintained as a separate website and brand. It will remain headquartered in San Francisco and led by its founder, Corey Lydstone.

NHTSA to review petition seeking defect probe into 2020-01-17 08:26:01The petition cites 127 consumer complaints to NHTSA about unintended acceleration in 123 unique vehicles. The reports include 110 crashes and 52 injur

Inside Tesla's attack on Germany's auto establishment 2020-01-17 07:14:12The location of Tesla's first European factory near Berlin is the scene of frantic activity as workers prepare the site to to meet the automaker's a

GM to invest $40 million at propulsion plant 2020-01-16 16:10:35The investment will allow more production of the 5.3-liter V-8 engine for the Chevrolet Silverado, Tahoe and Suburban and the GMC Sierra.

Lebanon pressed Ghosn not to accuse specific Japanese 2020-01-16 15:56:22The Ghosn incident is seen as serious enough to affect relations between Japan and Lebanon. The small Middle East country is dependent on oversea

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Crossover Clash: BMW X7 vs. Tesla Model X New! 2020-01-19 16:56:42There used to be an age when people only drag raced Mustangs and Camaros. But times have changed and now you can go pretty fast in a respectable cross

Roush Supercharger Phase 2 Unleashed With 750 Horsepower New! 2020-01-19 16:51:35The Mustang GT fastback and convertible is powerful as is thanks to the 5.0-liter V8 engine that Ford calls Coyote. Owners who like the Shelby GT500 c

Can a Tesla Model 3 Beat a New New! 2020-01-19 16:13:19It's one thing to win drag races against a BMW M3 or some kind of other executive sedan turned sports car. But can the Tesla Model 3 win against a bo

Audi Prices New Q5 TFSI e quattro, Starts New! 2020-01-19 15:45:13Excluding the $995 destination charge, the Q5 TFSI e quattro will set you back $52,900 for the Premium trim level. That’s a whole lot of money w

2020 Jeep North Edition Lineup Ranges From the New! 2020-01-19 14:38:17North Edition is the name of the latest package offered by Jeep for U.S. models, and they’re not exactly cheap. The Renegade in this flavor &nda

Plug-In Hybrid Kia XCeed, Ceed Sportswagon Detailed for New! 2020-01-19 12:29:00Combining the 1.6-liter GDi four-cylinder engine with a 44.5-kWh electric motor and 8.9-kWh battery pack, the plug-in hybrid XCeed and Ceed Sportwagon

1941 Willys Street Rod Comes with a Custom New! 2020-01-19 11:36:08Willys cars of the pre-war era are to this day stunningly-looking pieces of auto engineering. Built by the same company that later manufactured milita

Richard Hammond’s Car Collection Now Includes the 2020 New! 2020-01-19 11:30:44Morgans aren’t for everyone. They’re specialty cars in the sense that not even exotica such as Ferrari and Lamborghini can hold a candle t

First C8 Corvette Grabs $3 Million at Barrett-Jackson New! 2020-01-19 10:37:11If it reads VIN 001, there’s no denying the car is desirable. Chevy and Barrett-Jackson have auctioned off the first-ever Corvette Stingray Coup

New Aston Martin DBX Proves Itself Off-Road, Shows New! 2020-01-19 09:24:27The DBX couldn’t have arrived at a better time for Aston Martin. As you might have heard, the publicly-traded company from Gaydon is currently s

Pure White 1932 Ford Coupe Street Rod Looks New! 2020-01-19 03:35:16When reading or talking about a hot rod, the last thing that comes ti mind is a wedding. These extreme machines, born on the remnants of long-dead car

Freedom Without an Engine: Tarform E-Bike Made With 2020-01-19 00:50:09Electrification is slow to come to motorcycles, but startup Tarform is hoping it will be able to change that by making more riders interested in the p


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