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Fisker EMotion

Graphene batteries not coming to Fisker Emotion after all

Remember Fisker's promise to introduce the industry's first automotive-grade graphene batteries? That's not happening. Now, Fisker's upcoming Emotion electric car will utilize fairly standard lithium-ion battery cells. The latest information, reported by Automotive News (subscription required)...

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Ferrari F40 debut at the Civic Center in Maranello, Italy - July 21, 1987

Celebrate 30 years of the Ferrari F40 with these rare photos from the car’s debut

Ferrari’s F40 is considered by many to be the greatest supercar of all time. Not only was it the last Ferrari signed off by Ferrari founder and namesake Enzo Ferrari... read more 11 hours ago by


 
2017 Dodge Viper ACR in preparation for Nürburgring lap record attempt - Image via ViperRingKing

The Dodge Viper ACR just ran the 'Ring in an unofficial 7:03.45

Just ahead of the doors closing forever on the Dodge Viper, a new lap record attempt is being undertaken at the Nürburgring. A number was just set, and it's not slow... read more 11 hours ago by


 
A wide-body R34 Nissan GT-R hill-climb monster

900-hp R34 Nissan Skyline GT-R is a true hill climb monster

The Nissan Skyline GT-R represents a platform that is good in many facets of the motorsport world. The R35 version, which is no longer Skyline-based, is built with an engine... read more 12 hours ago by


 
2017 Ford Taurus

Report: Ford, GM consider axing non-premium large sedans

Sales of sedans from mainstream brands continue to dwindle in the United States as buyers turn to more practical crossover SUVs. It’s gotten so bad that Ford... read more 13 hours ago by


 
2018 McLaren 720S

Electric Mini, new McLaren Ultimate Series model, UK ban on gas and diesel cars: Today’s Car News

Late last decade, Mini leased electric versions of its Hardtop on a trial basis to gather feedback as well as lay the groundwork for more widespread adoption of electric... read more 14 hours ago by


 
5 things you know if you want to turbocharge your car

5 ways to prepare your car for turbocharging

Jason Fenske from Engineering Explained is once again joined by his friend Charles from Humble Mechanic in this latest informative video which looks at forced induction... read more 15 hours ago by


 
Aston Martin logo

Aston Martin open to supplying F1 power units

Aston Martin is open to supplying power units to Formula 1, the automaker’s CEO has revealed. Speaking with Motorsport.com, Andy Palmer, who has led Aston Martin since... read more 16 hours ago by


 
Mark Webber driving a 2016 Porsche 919 Hybrid in London

UK joins France in pledging to ban sale of non-electrified cars by 2040

The United Kingdom will ban the sale of vehicles powered purely by gasoline or diesel by 2040, environment minister Michael Gove said on Wednesday. “Today we are... read more 17 hours ago by


 
Bugatti EB110 prototypes testing in the snow

Rare look at Bugatti EB110 prototypes cold-weather testing

Everyone knows all about the Bugatti Veyron. The latest king of the high-speed hill is, of course, the Bugatti Chiron. Back in the day, however, it was the EB110 that wore... read more 18 hours ago by


 
2018 Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato Speedster spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2018 Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato Speedster spy shots

Remember the stunning Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato coupe unveiled last summer? Well, the car is about to spawn both a Vanquish Zagato Volante convertible and a permanently... read more 18 hours ago by


 
McLaren P1’s MonoCage carbon fiber monocoque

McLaren "P15" to be faster than P1, arrive in 2018

McLaren has just launched the 720S and it’s certainly an impressive bit of kit. But there’s a lot of white space above the Ferrari 488 and Lamborghini... read more 19 hours ago by


 
Mini E

Electric Mini Hardtop confirmed for 2019

Mini will launch an electric version of its Hardtop in 2019, the brand confirmed on Tuesday. It’s been known since October that Mini was working on an electric car, but... read more 22 hours ago by


 
American Racing Headers Hellcat-powered Prius

American Racing Headers is building a Hellcat-powered Prius because why not?

This is America: the land of the free, and the home of big displacement engines with more power than ever will be truly necessary. Can there ever really be enough power?... read more July 25, 2017 by


 
Ludwig Willisch, Head of BMW Group Region Americas

Ludwig Willisch, Head of BMW Group Region Americas to retire August 1

BMW will soon execute an executive shuffle: on August 1, Ludwig Willich, Head of BMW Group Region Americas, will retire after 21 years with the German automaker. Ludwig has... read more July 25, 2017 by


 
2018 IndyCar body Honda

2018 IndyCar revealed with modern design and nods to the past

The current corral of IndyCar bodies aren't the most attractive pieces of machinery in motorsport, and that's something the series aims to change with its new IndyCar NEXT... read more July 25, 2017 by


 
Mercedes-AMG buys 25 percent of MV Agusta

Mercedes-AMG offloads stake in motorcycle maker MV Agusta

After three years, Mercedes-AMG is letting MV Agusta ride off into the sunset with a new partner. Mercedes-Benz's performance division has officially sold its stake in the... read more July 25, 2017 by


 
Man caught going 112 mph while using Snapchat Photo: Alpharetta DPS

Georgia man caught going 112 mph 'for Snapchat'

We don't think it's a tough concept: keep off your phone while driving. Alas, it takes more than a stern tone for the message to get through to some drivers. Maybe now this... read more July 25, 2017 by


 
Robert Serwanski laps Nürburgring in Miata NC

Koenigsegg's test driver lapped the 'Ring in 7:49.74 in a Miata

What's quicker than a Lamborghini Murcielago, Ford GT, and BMW M4 around the Nürburgring? None other than a Mazda Miata, believe it or not. Well, it's not a stock Mazda... read more July 25, 2017 by


 
Robert Kubica

Kubica to test Renault’s 2017 F1 car, Ogier samples a vintage Red Bull

Strengthening rumors that Robert Kubica may make a return to Formula 1, Renault Sport has confirmed that the Polish driver will test its R.S.17 following this weekend’s... read more July 25, 2017 by


 
Jay Leno drives his 1971 Mercedes-Benz 280SE Coupe

Jay Leno takes a classic Mercedes-Benz coupe out for a spin

A classic Mercedes-Benz is a wonderful machine. The cars tend to be rock solid, and they last forever when maintained properly. Jay Leno has one in his collection, and it... read more July 25, 2017 by


 
 

 
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