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Steven Tyler at the auction of his 2013 Hennessey Venom GT Spyder - January, 2017

Steven Tyler’s Hennessey Venom GT Spyder raises $800K for charity

Steven Tyler was the first in the world with a Hennessey Venom GT Spyder but at the January 20 Barrett-Jackson auction in Scottsdale, Arizona, the Aerosmith front man passed the car over to a new owner who bid $800,000 on it. The winning bid also included a guitar signed by the complete Aerosmith...

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2019 Chevrolet Corvette (C8) spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

Mid-engine Corvette spied, Saab 9-3 back in production, Ferrari’s banned F1 tech: Car News Headlines

The mid-engine car everyone thinks will be the C8 Chevrolet Corvette has been spotted again. The latest shots show a prototype testing alongside the mystery C7 Corvette... read more January 31, 2017 by


 
McLaren Production Center in Woking, England

McLaren to partner with BMW on next-gen engine tech

The last time McLaren and BMW collaborated on an engine, the result was the world-beating McLaren F1. Now the two firms are joining forces again to develop next-generation... read more January 31, 2017 by


 
Final seventh-generation Rolls-Royce Phantom

7th-gen Rolls-Royce Phantom production ends after 13 years

A new, eighth-generation Rolls-Royce Phantom is due in 2018 but production of the current model has already wound up. Rolls-Royce on Tuesday revealed the final... read more January 31, 2017 by


 
General Motors Brownstown Township factory for assembly of Chevrolet Volt battery packs

GM, Honda form joint venture for mass production of fuel cells

General Motors and Honda on Tuesday announced plans to produce a next-generation hydrogen fuel cell system together starting around 2020. The two automakers are making equal... read more January 31, 2017 by


 
2019 Chevrolet Corvette (C8) spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2019 Chevrolet Corvette (C8) spy shots

It looks like all the rumors are about to prove true: a prototype for what appears to be a mid-engine Chevrolet Corvette has been spotted once again. The latest shots show... read more January 31, 2017 by


 
Saab 9-3 EV electric prototype shown by NEVS, 2014

Saab 9-3 production to live on… in China

Production of the Saab 9-3 sedan will restart for the second time, only this time around the cars will be sold under the NEVS brand, feature electric powertrains and be... read more January 31, 2017 by


 
2016 Volkswagen GTI Clubsport S

Could next VW GTI get a hybrid horsepower boost?

For Volkswagen, the diesel engine is dead here in the United States. The automaker knows it needs to bring a steady stream of electrified options to our shores to help keep... read more January 30, 2017 by


 
Engineering Explained talks about the banned F1 tech used by the LaFerrari

How Ferrari's banned F1 technology works on the LaFerrari engine

Anytime you get to use the term "banned F1 technology" you know you're going to be talking about something very interesting and very cool. That's the case today because the... read more January 30, 2017 by


 
2017 Kia Optima

Kia's Georgia plant is making a Super Bowl-sized run of Optimas

The Atlanta Falcons may have new allies in helping stop the New England Patriot's edge-rushing talent for the Super Bowl this weekend. A new offensive line with a combined... read more January 30, 2017 by


 
2018 Porsche Panamera 4 E-Hybrid

Report: Porsche planning more potent, V-8-equipped Panamera hybrid

Porsche’s Panamera already comes as a hybrid but there are reports claiming a second, more potent gasoline-electric option will be offered, this one throwing a V-8 into... read more January 30, 2017 by


 
2018 Mercedes-AMG E63 S

Learn the 50-year history of Mercedes-AMG

Mercedes-AMG has earned quite the name for itself over the years as Mercedes-Benz's performance arm, and for those who have forgotten the past—or never really knew it... read more January 30, 2017 by


 
2017 Maserati Levante, 2016 Geneva Motor Show

Maserati: What’s new for 2017

Maserati’s plans to boost sales to 50,000 units annually has hit a snag. The automaker is facing slowing demand in the key market of China and plans for a redesigned... read more January 30, 2017 by


 
2017 Dodge Challenger GT, Media drive, Portland, Maine, January 2017

Dodge Challenger GT driven, Mercedes-AMG GLC63 spied, Toyota Supra rendered: Today’s Car News

Dodge’s Challenger now comes in all-wheel-drive flavor. We found it to be a big, spacious coupe with killer retro looks, and genuinely fun to drive in the snow. Another... read more January 30, 2017 by


 
2018 Volkswagen Tiguan

Despite scandal, VW is now world’s biggest automaker

The Volkswagen Group has overtaken Toyota to become the world's biggest automaker by volume, with its sales for 2016 coming at 10.31 million vehicles. That compares to... read more January 30, 2017 by


 
2019 Toyota Supra rendering - Image via SupraMkV

2019 Toyota Supra rendered

Toyota’s new sports car based on a platform developed with BMW is nearing completion. The car, which many predict will revive the Supra name, will reportedly be... read more January 30, 2017 by


 
 

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