2013 Lexus GS 350

Toyota CEO Didn't Initially Want To Build 2013 Lexus GS

The Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance is in full swing. With concept reveals and new product debuts, there is no shortage of news. And although seeing the 2013 Lexus GS 350 unveiled at Pebble Beach didn't surprise us, hearing Akio Toyoda tell the crowd that he was initially opposed to the... read more

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Sony PlayStation sponsored Audi R8 LMS race car

Audi Unveils R8 LMS Racing Simulator At Gamescom 2011

This week saw the unveiling of a new racing simulator at the annual Gamescom video games trade fair, which took place in Cologne, Germany. While this isn’t particularly... read more August 18, 2011 by 

The McLaren MP4-12C GT3. Image: McLaren Automotive

McLaren Announces Teams Running The MP4-12C GT3 In 2012

Orders for the first McLaren MP4-12C GT3 race cars have been filled, and, like the MP4-12C road car, demand was higher than available inventory. Initially, McLaren will... read more August 17, 2011 by 

Thorium could be used as car fuel

Thorium Powered Cars: A Million Miles Without Refuelling

It reads more like a 1950s space race vision of the future than a pragmatic 21st Century theory, but we could now be a step closer to driving a nuclear-powered car. In light... read more August 17, 2011 by 

2011 Lotus Evora GTE Road Car Concept

Lotus Evora GTE Road Car Concept: 2011 Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance

UPDATE: Lotus has released more images of its striking Evora GTE Road Car Concept. Stay tuned as the MotorAuthority team is headed to the 2011 Pebble Beach Concours... read more August 17, 2011 by 

2011 Lexus IS F

2012 Lexus IS F Gets A New Set Of Wheels, Interior Option

Last year Lexus mildly revised the IS F's suspension, and this year, the 2012 car gets a new set of 19-inch wheels and a red leather interior package that replaces the... read more August 16, 2011 by 

2012 Smart ForTwo Electric Drive

2012 Smart ForTwo Electric Drive: 2011 Frankfurt Auto Show Preview

When it comes to cars that are fully electric, the Tesla Roadster and Nissan Leaf seem to grab all the attention, but there are a handful of other zero-emission cars... read more August 16, 2011 by 

2010 Ferrari 458 Italia

Ferrari 458 Italia Under Construction: Video

If you've ever wondered what it's like to work at Ferrari's factory, building cars like the 458 Italia, well, the company has posted a video that can give you an idea. The... read more August 15, 2011 by 

2013 BMW 6-Series Gran Coupe with M Sports Package spy shots

2013 BMW 6-Series Gran Coupe Spy Video

Ever since the reveal of the Concept Gran Coupe back at the 2010 Beijing Auto Show it was obvious BMW was never going to leave its striking concept car sitting idle. The... read more August 12, 2011 by 

Chevrolet Camaro airbags deploy during drift event

Chevy Camaro's Airbags Deploy While Attempting To Drift -- Update: GM Responds

Update: Chevrolet's director of communications, Michael Albano, has responded with the following: "It is unusual to have this occur. However, it is possible for a driver to... read more August 12, 2011 by 

1964 Aston Martin DB5 from Goldeneye

James Bond's 50th Anniversary: Largest Exhibition Of Bond Movie Cars Ever

Next year, starting in January, the U.K.'s National Motor Museum will host the largest exhibition of James Bond movie cars ever assembled. Some of the highlights include the... read more August 12, 2011 by 

SSC Tuatara supercar concept

Cadillac Converj, Audi R8 Spyder Recall, Infiniti JX: Today's Car News

The Cadillac Converj has once again received the green light for production. [GreenCarReports] Shelby Supercars officially debuts its Tuatara in Asia. [MotorAuthority] Ken... read more August 12, 2011 by 

2012 Lexus CT 200h

2012 Lexus CT 200h Preview

The Lexus CT 200h was introduced as a brand new model only last year so for 2012 the updates have been kept to a minimum. However, we're glad to report that the F Sport range... read more August 12, 2011 by 

2011 Audi Q7

2013 Audi Q7 Getting Aluminum Body, Shedding 650 Pounds: Report

With all of its rivals currently in their second generation or later, the Audi Q7 is starting to get very long in the tooth and is in desperate need of a makeover. Not to... read more August 12, 2011 by 

2011 Hyundai Equus

2012 Hyundai Equus Loses iPad Manual, Goes Back To Paper

We're so used to seeing carmakers taking leaps forward in in-car technology and mobile innovations that it comes as a shock when progress takes a step back. When the 2011... read more August 11, 2011 by 

2011 Audi R8 Spyder

2011-12 Audi R8 Spyder Recalled For Fuel Leak

Earlier this week Volkswagen and the NHTSA opened an investigation into TDIs that faced recall for a possible fuel leak. Today, the 2011-12 Audi R8 Spyder gets its own fuel... read more August 11, 2011 by 


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