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2014 BMW 1-Series Gran Turismo spy shots

Front-Wheel-Drive BMW 1-Series Sedan Due In 2017: Report

The front-wheel drive BMW 1-Series is coming, even though 80 percent of current 1-Series owners think their car is already front-wheel-drive. A new report today puts a timeline on a new sedan version, aka the "New Entry-level Sedan" (NES): it should arrive in 2017. The news comes by way of... read more

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Castriota-design Saab 9-3 rendering. Image via Saab World.

The Saab 9-3 That Never Was, But May One Day Be: New Photos

The car you see above is the Jason Castriota-penned Saab 9-3--or at least what it would have looked like, had it been built. This is the car that--ostensibly--would have... read more March 25, 2013 by 

2007 Toyota FT-HS Concept

Could The BMW & Toyota Sports Car Revive The Supra & 8-Series?

Yesterday, BMW and Toyota announced a partnership to develop a new joint sports car platform concept for completion before the end of 2013. The new car will be a combination... read more January 25, 2013 by 

2013 Bentley Continental GT Speed Convertible

Bentley's SUV, Next Flying Spur, & Moving Down-Market: Interview With Christophe Georges

Despite the world's economic troubles--or perhaps, because of them, according to some economic theories--Bentley and its very wealthy clients are doing better than ever. A... read more January 23, 2013 by 

2013 Infiniti M

Infiniti Chief Confirms New 550-HP Super Sedan

Infiniti's somewhat oddball (at least at first blush) naming scheme, announced this week, will change everything in its range to either Q- or QX-prefixed models. But whatever... read more December 19, 2012 by 

2014 Porsche 918 Spyder

Porsche 960 Mid-Engine Supercar Rumors Surface Again

With the 918 Spyder getting closer to its developmental end-game, and the new 991 911 out and about in several forms, it appears it's time for the talk to turn back to the... read more October 16, 2012 by 

Audi Quattro concept - 2010 Paris Auto Show

Audi Kills Quattro Sports Car In Favor Of Crossover Coupe: Report

Since its debut at the Paris Auto Show two years ago, we've heard steady but thready rumors that the Audi Quattro Concept would go to production, if in a somewhat revised yet... read more October 3, 2012 by 

Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo Concept live photos, 2012 Paris Auto Show

Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo Concept Secrets With Michael Mauer: Video

The Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo Concept was one of our favorite cars at the Paris auto show last week, looking even better in the flesh than it does in photos. As yet, the... read more October 1, 2012 by 

2011 Volkswagen Phaeton

Volkswagen Phaeton Staged For U.S. Return: Report

An example of biting off more than a brand can chew, the last Volkswagen Phaeton was a troubled car in many ways. Nonetheless, Volkswagen appears to be bringing the... read more October 1, 2012 by 

BMW teams with Local Motors on the 'Urban Driving Experience Challenge'

BMW Teams With Local Motors On Future Urban Automotive Technology

Over the years, BMW has been an industry leader in the development of automotive technology. In 1972, BMW was the first to use a radar-based distance warning in its BMW Turbo... read more September 19, 2012 by 

2009 Mazda MX-5 Superlight Concept

Future Mazda MX-5 Rumors: Coming 2015, 200-HP 1.3-Liter Turbo

Like us, you've probably been tracing the projected path of Mazda's next-generation MX-5 for years. Whether you thought the third-gen NC MX-5 was a step in the right... read more August 28, 2012 by 

2014 Jaguar F-Type teaser

Manuals Not Dead At Jaguar: F-Type, Others To Pack Three Pedals: Report

Manual transmissions have been under fire for years now--something like 95 percent of average buyers don't want them, and that's making it harder and harder for the... read more August 22, 2012 by 

2013 Audi R8 e-tron with 8:09.099 Nürburgring lap time

2013 MINI Paceman, Ford Car-To-Car, Audi R8 e-tron: Car News Headlines

Spies have captured the 2013 MINI Paceman, MINI's new compact Countryman-style coupe, testing at the Nordschleife. Ford is moving forward with its car-to-car communications... read more August 7, 2012 by 

2014 Porsche 918 Spyder in vintage Martini Racing livery

2014 Cadillac CTS, Porsche 918 Spyder, 2013 Lexus LS: Car News Headlines

Spies have captured the 2014 Cadillac CTS on video, showing what looks to be a sleeker, lighter car than the current model, with likely turbo power under the hood. Porsche's... read more July 31, 2012 by 

Mercedes-AMG celebrates 45th anniversary

Mercedes-Benz Talks AMG Future, Celebrates 45 Years Of Performance Brand

Daimler, Mercedes-Benz's parent company, is one of the oldest names in the automotive world. Mercedes-Benz itself bears a long history. But the AMG performance brand is quite... read more June 18, 2012 by 

2014 BMW M3 Sedan spy shots

BMW Boss Allegedly Confirms Straight-Six Engine For 2014 M3

We know this much as fact: the 4.0-liter V-8 used to power the current BMW M3 goes away with the fourth-generation car, and the next BMW M3 will be powered by a... read more May 22, 2012 by 


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