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Tesla Model 3 design prototype  -  March 2016

Elon Musk says almost everyone will be able to buy next Tesla

Although about 400,000 people have already raised their hands to buy the not-yet-on-sale Tesla Model 3, company founder Elon Musk has an even wider audience in mind for his company's next act. Speaking last week at the Future Transport Solutions conference in Norway, a small market that has...

April 28, 2016 by
 
2016 Cadillac CT6

Update: Cadillac compact sedan won't borrow Chevy Cruze platform

Update: Cadillac spokesman David Caldwell has confirmed that rumors of Cadillac’s planned compact sedan being based on the front-wheel-drive D2XX platform of the... read more April 28, 2016 by


 
New Audi R8 LMS race car wins 2015 ADAC Zurich Nürburgring 24 Hours

Report: Russian billionaire acquires rights to Nürburgring

The speed limits that have dogged the Nürburgring for the last 12 months are now a thing of the past, but there’s already new drama surrounding the famous German... read more April 28, 2016 by


 
Lamborghini CEO Stefano Domenicali, 2016 Beijing Auto Show

Stefano Domenicali makes first presentation as Lamborghini CEO

It was only in February that Stephan Winkelmann relinquished his role as CEO of Lamborghini after 11 long years. Replacing him was Stefano Domenicali who made his first... read more April 28, 2016 by


 
2017 Porsche Cayenne E-Hybrid Platinum Edition

2017 Porsche Cayenne gets Platinum special edition trim

Porsche plans to enhance its Cayenne range with new Platinum Edition models. Arriving in showrooms later this year, the Platinum Edition models are based on the base Cayenne... read more April 28, 2016 by


 
2017 Mini John Cooper Works Countryman spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2017 Mini John Cooper Works Countryman spy shots

Mini is out working on a new generation of its Countryman crossover and today we have new shots of a prototype for the high-performance John Cooper Works version. The new... read more April 28, 2016 by


 
Porsche 959

Porsche 960 mid-engine supercar back in the spotlight

It was in 2011 that we first heard Porsche was investigating a new mid-engine supercar to fill the gap between the top 911 variants and the 918 Spyder hypercar. Thankfully... read more April 28, 2016 by


 
2016 DS 4S

PSA’s luxury brand DS debuts DS 4S at 2016 Beijing Auto Show

DS, the new luxury brand of French auto giant PSA Group (formerly PSA Peugeot Citroën), used this week’s 2016 Beijing Auto Show to launch its latest model. The car... read more April 28, 2016 by


 
2016 Cadillac Escalade Lexani Sky Captain Piano

Lexani unveils piano-inspired ultra-plush Cadillac Escalade

If the already luxurious (not to mention ostentatious) Cadillac Escalade isn't quite enough, California coachbuilder Lexani Motorcars has a new option: The piano-inspired... read more April 27, 2016 by


 
Engineering Explained discusses wireless charging

How electric cars can charge wirelessly

If you have an electric vehicle, it's a given that you'll have to find an outlet so you can regain those precious electrons. Your car runs on electricity, after all. How else... read more April 27, 2016 by


 
Superformance Shelby Daytona Coupe CSX9000

Driving the Superformance Shelby Cobra Daytona Coupe

Believe it or not, it's possible to get a bit jaded with all of today's automotive machinery. When you drive all manner of new automobiles, they start to blur together. Don't... read more April 27, 2016 by


 
Extra Gear will follow Top Gear.

BBC planning Top Gear spinoff: Extra Gear

What's one more gear than the top gear? If you're the BBC, it's Extra Gear, a new spinoff of the network's wildly popular car show. Extra Gear won't have the dynamic trio who... read more April 27, 2016 by


 
Google's autonomous Lexus RX450h

Google, carmakers, ride-sharing services team up to expedite autonomous cars

The list is a who's who of autonomous driving: Google, Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F], Volvo, Uber, and General Motors Company-backed [NYSE:GM] Lyft have all banded together to... read more April 27, 2016 by


 
FCA engineer Ken Hardman's Bonneville streamliner

FCA engineer sets out to break land speed record

A powertrain engineer from Fiat Chrysler Automobiles [NYSE:FCAU] will head to the Bonneville Salt Flats in a few months in an attempt to break yet another land speed record... read more April 27, 2016 by


 
2017 Smart ForTwo Brabus

Smart ForTwo gets more power thanks to Brabus

Smart used this week’s 2016 Beijing Auto Show to roll out some Brabus-enhanced versions of its ForTwo and ForFour minicars. We’re not talking about the simple... read more April 27, 2016 by


 
Mercedes-Benz Style "Silver Arrow of the Seas"

Mercedes tests waters with new yacht concept

Mercedes-Benz has dropped the anchor on a new concept—only it isn't meant to storm an autobahn. The Arrow460-Granturismo, which is referred to as the "Silver Arrow of... read more April 27, 2016 by


 
 

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