News

 
2018 Chevrolet Corvette Grand Sport Carbon 65 Edition

Chevrolet will only build the 2018 Corvette for four months

The 2018 Chevrolet Corvette's model year will be one of the shortest in nameplate's history. After the Corvette's Bowling Green, Kentucky, assembly plant went offline in August 2017, production of the 2018 Corvette will restart next month. But the plant will stop building the 2018 model year not...

5 hours ago by
 
2019 Audi A7 Reveal

2019 Audi A7 preview

The 2019 Audi A7 finally broke cover Thursday in Germany, the second generation for the sleek luxury sedan that set the world on fire with its daring silhouette. The 4-door... read more 8 hours ago by


 
Teaser for McLaren P15 supercar debuting in first quarter of 2018

McLaren P15 debuts early 2018, will be brand’s most extreme road car yet

McLaren is working on a new addition to its flagship Ultimate Series range, and Wednesday we received the first details from the company along with a teaser shot of the... read more 10 hours ago by


 
Hennessey Venom F5

Hennessey Venom F5 coming Nov. 1; might hit 300 mph, destroy Chiron?

Just over three years ago Hennessey Performance Engineering announced to the world it was beginning work on a world-beating hypercar called the Venom F5. On Thursday, the... read more 10 hours ago by


 
2019 Aston Martin Vanquish spy shots - S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

Aston Martin Vanquish, Nissan electric SUV, Toyota Fine-Comfort Ride: Car News Headlines

The first prototypes for Aston Martin’s next-generation Vanquish have been spotted. So far the car resembles the DB11 grand tourer, albeit with loads of extra... read more 11 hours ago by


 
Teaser for Volkswagen’s entry for 2018 Pikes Pike International Hill Climb

VW to return to Pikes Peak with radical electric racecar

It appears Volkswagen’s motorsport division has been busy since ending its dominant run in the World Rally Championship at the close of the 2016 season. The German... read more 12 hours ago by


 
2017 Honda Civic Type R

Motor Authority Best Car To Buy 2018 nominee: Honda Civic Type R

Honda fans in America have wanted patiently. As other countries got four generations of Civic Type Rs, we looked on longingly. Now it's our turn. The 2017 Honda Civic Type R... read more 13 hours ago by


 
2015 Jaguar XKR

Jaguar design boss proposes new XK

Sports cars are great for making a statement but they don’t often make good business sense. That’s why you’re seeing strange partnerships like the one... read more 14 hours ago by


 
Teaser for Nissan concept debuting at 2017 Tokyo Motor Show

Nissan hints at electric SUV concept for 2017 Tokyo Motor Show

Nissan has released a video teasing a new concept car set to debut next week at the 2017 Tokyo Motor Show. The concept will embody Nissan’s Intelligent Mobility... read more 15 hours ago by


 
Teen converts truck to resemble emergency vehicle - Image via Seven News, Australia

Teen builds own emergency truck, responds to distress calls

Many kids dream of joining the police force or becoming a firefighter, though most normally wait until adulthood before fulfilling it. That isn’t the case for a... read more 16 hours ago by


 
Toyota Fine-Comfort Ride concept, 2017 Tokyo Motor Show

Toyota hints at luxury car of the future with fuel cell concept

Toyota’s first volume fuel cell vehicle, the Mirai, is an econo sedan priced like a luxury one. Understandably, the car hasn’t proven a hit, with Toyota moving... read more 20 hours ago by


 
Mazda NA Miata Restoration Program

Evolution of virtue: How Mazda Miata became purist's sports car

The Mazda Miata remains a go-to choice for those seeking a no-frills driving experience today. Over four generations, the Miata may have gained and lost various facets of... read more October 18, 2017 by


 
Thrust SSC world land-speed record run

Learn what it takes for a car to break the sound barrier

In 1997, the Thrust SSC team landed a world record when its car set the world land-speed record of 763 mph. But, taking a car like the Thrust SSC to speeds above 700 mph... read more October 18, 2017 by


 
Engineering Explained's Honda S2000 on the dyno

Why dyno numbers might not be something to boast about

Taking your car to a dyno is often a great way to produce bragging rights, especially after installing various aftermarket modifications. Following the results owners often... read more October 18, 2017 by


 
What a self-driving car sees

Say, what can you see? How self-driving cars view roads

When a self-driving car boots up and takes in the world around it, its vision is nothing like what a human driver finds familiar. Instead, a self-driving car uses data... read more October 18, 2017 by


 
Polestar 1

Polestar 1 flagship could cost as much as $177,000

The upcoming Polestar 1 flagship performance coupe will launch as a subscription-only vehicle, but Polestar said on Wednesday that if it does eventually decide to sell the... read more October 18, 2017 by


 
NYPD shows off its vintage patrol cars - photos by Benjamin Preston

NYPD shows off its vintage patrol cars

It’s been years since the New York City Police Department painted its cars with the classic black and green livery, but the memory is still alive among a few. The NYPD... read more October 18, 2017 by


 
2018 Rolls-Royce Phantom

Rolls-Royce doesn't do half steps; EVs in the future, no hybrids

It's all or nothing at Rolls-Royce. The maker of some of the most opulent cars on the road today says it will not equip its vehicles with plug-in hybrid systems, but... read more October 18, 2017 by


 
Lamborghini Urus

Lamborghini has shown us parts of the Urus

Lamborghini's set to unveil its new Urus SUV on December 4 on its home turf Sant'Agata Bolognese, Italy,, but it seems the Italian automaker is simply too excited to keep its... read more October 18, 2017 by


 
2018 Ford F-150 Outlaw WJ750

This Ford dealer’s Shelby-enhanced F-150 offers up 750 horsepower

Those with a serious thirst for power no longer need to turn to aftermarket shops since there’s a growing trend where dealers are actually offering new vehicles... read more October 18, 2017 by


 
2018 Nissan GT-R Nismo spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

Nissan GT-R Nismo update, Polestar future, next Land Rover Defender: Today’s Car News

Nissan looks like it’s about to introduce some updates for its GT-R Nismo flagship. One of the cars was spotted at the Nürburgring sporting a few modifications on... read more October 18, 2017 by


 
 

 
© 2017 MotorAuthority. All Rights Reserved. MotorAuthority is published by Internet Brands Automotive Group. Stock photography by izmostock. Read our Cookie Policy.