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Matt LeBlanc, Chris Evans and the Stig

'Top Gear' host Chris Evans resigns amid dismal ratings

New Top Gear frontman Chris Evans has called it quits after just six episodes. Evans, who has starred on both radio and television, confirmed the news via Twitter. “Gave it my best shot but sometimes that's not enough,” Evans said in a Twitter post. “The team are beyond brilliant...

July 4, 2016 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 near a General Motors Company... read more July 4, 2016 by


 
2016 Elemental RP1

F1 aerodynamics mean no big wings on British sports car

The British company Elemental revealed its RP1 sports car at last weekend's Goodwood Festival of Speed. The RP1 is built around a carbon composite tub, and buyers have a... read more July 3, 2016 by


 
Tesla Autopilot Test

Fatal crash in Florida is first reported Tesla Autopilot death

An Ohio man is dead after the Tesla Model S he was riding in crashed into a semi-truck on May 7, Florida Highway Patrol officials confirmed. According to witnesses and... read more July 2, 2016 by


 
24 Hours of Lemons Colorado BFE 2016

Grassroots racing, 2017 Dodge Viper Snakeskin ACR Edition, 2018 Porsche 911 GT2: This Week’s Top Photos

The 24 Hours of Lemons and race series like it just may be what saves motorsports. The competitors place fun above competition, and they get dirty building their own cars... read more July 2, 2016 by


 
This Week on the Forums: 07.01.2016

F1 sound on the cheap, ugly history, Evo vs. Focus RS and more: This Week On The Forums

Eating a meal with young children is seldom a relaxing or enjoyable experience. But feeding wee ones after they've seen a personified potato have its skin peeled off and baby... read more July 1, 2016 by


 
A most unexpected drag race

Funny Car and off road champs swap rides (sort of) in new video

You might think that car racing is all the same, regardless of the type of vehicle. Well, we sure hope you don't, but if you needed any proof, this video released by the... read more July 1, 2016 by


 
Mercedes-AMG GTR runs up the hill at Goodwood

Mercedes-AMG GT R sounds glorious tearing up the Goodwood Hill

You may be saying to yourself that you've heard enough about the new Mercedes-AMG GT R. You've seen plenty of shots of its flat-green Green Hell Magno paint. You know all the... read more July 1, 2016 by


 
2017 Porsche Panamera

2019 mid-engine C8 Corvette, 2018 Porsche 911 GT2, 2017 Panamera: The Week In Reverse

We spied the 2019 mid-engine C8 Chevrolet Corvette; Porsche revealed the new 2017 Panamera; and we caught the new 2018 Porsche 911 GT2 testing. It's the Week in Reverse... read more July 1, 2016 by


 
Pagani Huayra Pearl

Pagani shows off new Huayra Roadster at private event

Don't worry. We didn't get the invite to check out Pagani's new droptop version of its Huayra, either. The Italian sports car builder held a very private event for some of... read more July 1, 2016 by


 
The world's first Shelby Cobra: CSX 2000

A new special edition Dodge Viper, Porsche 911 GT2 spy shots, first Shelby Cobra up for auction: Car News Headlines

The Dodge Viper hasn't been a big seller, but Dodge has seemingly found a formula for selling its powerful snake: kill it and announce a bunch of special edition models. Four... read more July 1, 2016 by


 
Utah highway

Turning pig poop into asphalt

A group of students and researchers in North Carolina have come up with a remarkably good idea for reducing costs and environmental impact for road construction: paving roads... read more July 1, 2016 by


 
McLaren P1 LM at 2016 Goodwood Hillclimb

McLaren P1 LM car breaks Goodwood Hillclimb record

One of the Goodwood Festival of Speed's major attractions is its renowned Hillclimb, a sprint up Lord March's driveway. It might not be as challenging as, say, the Pikes Peak... read more July 1, 2016 by


 
The world's first Shelby Cobra: CSX 2000

World's first Shelby Cobra headed to auction

There's only one CSX 2000, Carroll Shelby's first-ever Cobra. RM Sotheby's is set to offer the very first Shelby Cobra ever built, and easily one of the most valuable, for... read more July 1, 2016 by


 
2017 Dodge Viper Snakeskin Edition ACR

Viper special editions sold out, Snakeskin Edition ACR added

Dodge has had a devil of a time selling its Viper supercar. Now it looks like the answer was to offer a bunch of special edition models, then to kill off the car. The company... read more July 1, 2016 by


 
2017 Porsche Panamera

2017 Porsche Panamera to start at $100,950

Porsche released information about the second generation of its flagship sedan just this week and now we have pricing information. The 2017 Porsche Panamera lineup will have... read more July 1, 2016 by


 
 

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