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Chevrolet Bolt EV self-driving prototype

GM is testing a ride-sharing app for self-driving electric cars

General Motors envisions a future in which self-driving cars aren't simply owned personally; they also pick up and drop off individuals. Along with its Cruise Automation subsidiary that it bought last year, the automaker has begun beta testing a ride-sharing app to hail self-driving Chevrolet Bolt... read more

August 10, 2017 by
 
Volkswagen Passat GT concept, 2016 Los Angeles auto show

Sporty Volkswagen Passat GT coming in 2018

Volkswagen has mulled the idea of a sportier Passat variant for over a year. Now, a 2018 Volkswagen Passat GT has officially been given the green light. A VW spokesperson... read more August 9, 2017 by


 
2018 Jeep Wrangler Unlimited spy shots

2018 Jeep Wrangler specs leak, full-time 4WD available

The 2018 Jeep Wrangler (JL) will finally show its face at the 2017 Los Angeles auto show later this year, but leaked information has given us a few nuggets of information... read more August 9, 2017 by


 
2018 McLaren 720S

McLaren has massively underrated the power of the 720S

It happens fairly often: an automaker produces a high-performance car, and shouts its power figures to the world. It's all a bit of a game, though, because there's a chance... read more August 9, 2017 by


 
1954 Jaguar XK120 SE by Pininfarina

Is the rarest Jaguar ever made coming to Pebble Beach?

One of the all-time great Jaguar cars is the XK120. Over 12,000 examples were built between 1948 and 1954. With the 3.4-liter straight-six engine under the hood, an XK120... read more August 9, 2017 by


 
Mercedes-Maybach Vision 6

Mercedes teases new Maybach Vision concept set for Pebble Beach

On the last episode of Mercedes-Maybach meets Pebble Beach, we watched the impossibly long nose and sleek shape stop (foot) traffic. This year, Mercedes is teasing its newest... read more August 9, 2017 by


 
Hyperloop One concept drawing

Tesla CEO Elon Musk now plans to build his own Hyperloop

Although Tesla and SpaceX CEO Elon Musk originally birthed the idea of the Hyperloop, the entrepreneur was never officially tied to one particular Hyperloop project. Instead... read more August 8, 2017 by


 
2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk

2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk priced from $86,995

Arguably the most ridiculous SUV in history is about to arrive. Fiat Chrysler Automobiles [NYSE:FCAU] has announced that the new 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk will be... read more August 8, 2017 by


 
2019 Volvo XC40 spy shots

Mazda HCCI engine, Volvo XC40 spy shots, Tesla Model S record: Car News Headlines

Mazda is set to become the first automaker in the world with a car powered by an HCCI engine. According to Mazda, the engine should match or exceed the efficiency of diesel... read more August 8, 2017 by


 
Tesla Owners Italia Model S 100D sets range record

Italians drive Tesla Model S 669 miles to set record

Tesla CEO Elon Musk said it could be done, and now it has been. After once stating that the Model S was capable of traveling over 1,000 kilometers on a single charge (roughly... read more August 8, 2017 by


 
2019 Subaru Forester spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

German Gigafactory rival, Mazda 3 HCCI engine, Subaru Forester spy shots: Today’s Car News

Tesla has been in the headlines a lot for its pioneering Gigafactory battery plant. However, rival plants of similar scale will soon be cropping up. Many will be in Germany... read more August 7, 2017 by


 
Teaser for 2018 Aston Martin Vantage

Aston Martin Vantage, Audi RS 7, F22-inspired Ford F-150 Raptor: This Week’s Top Photos

Aston Martin this week gave us our first look at its redesigned Vantage, which is due out later this year. As expected, the car looks very much like the striking DB10... read more August 5, 2017 by


 
O.J. Simpson chased by police in his Ford Bronco

Nevada begins ticketing left-lane hogs

What do you think is the biggest cause of road rage? Failure to use turn signals would be up there, and seeing others talking on their cellphones or texting has to be high on... read more August 4, 2017 by


 
2018 Porsche Panamera Turbo Sport Turismo

Tesla Model Y, Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo, Ferrari utility: The Week In Reverse

Elon Musk revealed new details on the Model Y; we spent some time behind the wheel of the Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo; and Ferrari’s chairman confirmed that an... read more August 4, 2017 by


 
Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat with Demon powertrain spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

Mercedes-AMG GT 4, Demon-powered Hellcat, BMW X7 fuel cell: Car News Headlines

A prototype for Mercedes-AMG’s standalone sedan has been spotted again, and it’s wearing the least bit of camouflage gear we’ve seen yet. The new super... read more August 4, 2017 by


 
Teaser for 2018 Nissan Leaf debuting on September 6, 2017

New Nissan Leaf platform likely to spawn more electric cars

Electric cars were very much in their infancy in 2009 when Nissan first lifted the covers off the Leaf. The automaker is now just weeks away from unveiling a redesigned Leaf... read more August 4, 2017 by


 
 

 
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