Walter Maria de Silva

Volkswagen Group Design Chief Walter de Silva Retires

Current Volkswagen Group design boss Walter Maria de Silva is set to retire at the end of the month, though he will continue his links with the automaker in an advisory role. The Italian designer has worked for VW for the past 17 years and been in charge of all the design teams at the automaker...

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2016 Nissan GT-R NISMO N-Attack Package

This Week’s Top Photos: The 2015 SEMA Show Edition

The official show of the Specialty Equipment Market Association has come and gone for another year so now let’s look back at some of the stars. One of our favorite cars... read more November 7, 2015 by 

Galpin Auto Sports 2016 Acura ILX & Ludacris Legend

Acura Restores The Ludacris Legend: Video

Chris Bridges is better known to the world as Ludacris. His albums have gone multi-platinum, he's a Grammy winner, and he's also an actor—most famously as Tej Parker in... read more November 6, 2015 by 

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Motor Authority's Now On Apple News

We know you need your Motor Authority fix at all times, which is why you likely already have our iOS or Android application. For those of you with iPhones running iOS 9 that... read more November 6, 2015 by 

This Week on the Forums: 11.05.2015

This Week On The Forums: 5,000-Mile Road Trip, Reverse Road Rage And More

Dating is tricky, and reading between the lines is a crucial skill. That said, you don't have to be a cryptographer to understand what an admirer means when they suggest you... read more November 6, 2015 by 

2016 Dodge Viper ACR

2017 Mercedes-Benz GLS, 2016 Dodge Viper ACR, 2016 Ford Mustang Cobra Jet: The Week In Reverse

Mercedes-Benz revealed the new 2017 GLS large SUV; Dodge announced that the 2016 Viper ACR destroyed some lap records; and Ford debuted the 2016 Mustang Cobra Jet. It's Week... read more November 6, 2015 by 

2016 Hennessey Venom GT Spyder

2016 Hennessey Venom GT Gets 1,451 Horsepower: 2015 SEMA Live Photos

It isn’t quite the Venom F5 that the company has been teasing, but Hennessey Performance Engineering has delivered an updated version of its Venom GT supercar that... read more November 6, 2015 by 

2017 Infiniti Q60 spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2017 Infiniti Q60 Spy Shots

During this year’s Detroit Auto Show, Infiniti rolled out a sexy concept previewing its next-generation Q60. The new coupe is set to arrive in showrooms next fall, as a... read more November 6, 2015 by 

W Motors Lykan Supersport

Police Car Driven, Veyron Successor Spied, W Motors Supercar Teased: Car News Headlines

What’s it like to drive a police car? We had the chance to find out thanks to Dodge and its 2015 Charger Pursuit. We even got to find out what the “Take... read more November 6, 2015 by 

2015 Porsche Cayenne Diesel

Audi, Porsche And VW Issue Stop-Sale Orders On Models With Diesel V-6

Earlier this week, the Environmental Protection Agency issued the Volkswagen Group with a notice of violation for a 3.0-liter V-6 diesel engine used in several models from... read more November 6, 2015 by 

1970 Chevrolet Camaro RS, 2015 SEMA show

650-HP Corvette Z06 V-8 Available As Crate Engine, Previewed In 1970 Camaro: Video

One of the coolest cars at this week’s 2015 SEMA show was a custom 1970 Chevrolet Camaro RS. Built by Chevrolet Performance, the classic muscle car was fitted with a... read more November 6, 2015 by 

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Tesla Plans Constraints For Autopilot System After Several Near Misses: Video

Tesla Motors [NSDQ:TSLA] recently launched a software update for its Model S enabling the car to drive autonomously in certain situations, such as along a multilane highway... read more November 6, 2015 by 

2016 Audi A3

Audi Marks End Of Year With Special Edition Models

As we approach the end of the calendar year, Audi is offering some sweeteners to help move metal. The automaker is hosting what it calls the Season of Audi Sales Event and... read more November 6, 2015 by 

1998 Mercedes-Benz CLK LM race car

Mercedes-Benz Museum Starts Selling Off Some Classics: Video

The official Mercedes-Benz Museum in Stuttgart, Germany must be brimming with classics as the museum is now starting to sell some of them off. The list of cars available for... read more November 6, 2015 by 

Teaser for W Motors Fenyr Supersport debuting at 2015 Dubai Motor Show

W Motors Bringing New Fenyr Supersport To Dubai Motor Show

Arabian supercar marque W Motors shocked the world when it first announced plans for a car with a price tag of $3.4 million. The car was the Lykan Hypersport, and its... read more November 5, 2015 by 

2015 Dodge Charger Pursuit

Driving A Police Car: Six Things You Should Know

Disclaimer: Kids, it's a federal offense to impersonate an officer. Don't try this at home. Let's be real: The 13-year-old me squealed and giggled a bit when I was handed the... read more November 5, 2015 by 


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