2016 Ford Focus RS

Australian anti-fun police want Ford Focus RS drift mode disabled

Ford Motor Company’s [NYSE:F] new Focus RS that’s just gone on sale comes with a number of driving modes, one of which is an industry-first drift mode that makes it easier for you to go sideways. The drift mode works by modifying the torque distribution of the car’s... read more

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Lamborghini Ad Personam Studio in Sant’Agata Bolognese, Italy

Lamborghini factory gets personalization studio

Lamborghini’s Ad Personam personalization department has been up and running since 2006 but is only now getting a dedicated studio. Located at Lamborghini’s... read more July 14, 2016 by

Petter Solberg pranks people in a 2015 Mercedes-AMG C63 Wagon

Disguised as a senior, rally driver Petter Solberg pranks people in a Mercedes-AMG

Perhaps once his rallying days are over Norway’s Petter Solberg could start up a career in comedy. He’s certainly good at it as you’ll discover in this... read more July 14, 2016 by

Jackson Gilmore first in United States with Ford Focus RS

First American takes delivery of Ford Focus RS

Ford Motor Company’s [NYSE:F] Focus RS is finally being delivered to customers across the country, and the first to be handed the keys is Californian resident Jackson... read more July 14, 2016 by

Nissan GT-R with turbochargers as headlights

Yes, this Nissan GT-R has turbos for headlights

Nissan’s GT-R is one of the most popular cars for modifying, and with good reason. But there’s such a thing as taking things too far. Case in point is this GT-R... read more July 14, 2016 by

2018 Audi RS 3 spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2018 Audi RS 3 spy video

Audi’s RS 3 has been off limits for the United States for a long time, but that’s set to change with the arrival of a new sedan variant on these shores in... read more July 14, 2016 by

2017 Mazda 3 (Japanese spec)

2017 Mazda 3 debuts with G-Vectoring Control technology

The Mazda 3 has received a nip and tuck for the 2017 model but beyond the visual tweaks there is an interesting bit of new technology. So far Mazda has only announced the... read more July 14, 2016 by

2017 Ford GT in the wind tunnel

Ford details how it wind tunnel tested its new GT

Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] is hoping to deliver its first GT supercars to consumers by the end of the year, but the Michigan automaker says it isn't quite done fine-tuning... read more July 13, 2016 by

Jason Fenske explains how to launch a FWD car

The physics of launching a front-wheel-drive car

Hot on the heels of his recent video showing us just how to best accelerate in a rear-wheel-drive car, Engineering Explained pro and Motor Authority friend Jason Fenske is... read more July 13, 2016 by

Behind the scenes at Bentley’s assembly plant in Crewe, England - Image via AutoEmotionenTV

Behind the scenes at Bentley: Mega gallery

Few can match the bespoke offerings of the skilled staff at Bentley. For the brand that has long prided itself on its willingness to, say, match your new Continental GT's... read more July 13, 2016 by

Jaguar Land Rover connected car and autonomous car technology

Jaguar Land Rover to start real-world testing of connected cars

One of the vital steps towards the full automation of cars is the development of a communications network where cars aren’t only linked with other cars but also the... read more July 13, 2016 by

2018 Lamborghini Huracán Superleggera at the Nürburgring

2018 Lamborghini Huracán Superleggera spy video

Lamborghini’s Huracán is probably the best-driving car ever launched by the Italian marque, and in rear-wheel-drive trim it’s even bordering on reasonable... read more July 13, 2016 by

Wrecked Porsche 918 Spyder - Image via Copart

After failing to sell, wrecked Porsche 918 Spyder starts new auction

You may recall a Porsche 918 Spyder with just 92 miles on the clock was involved in a major crash and subsequently put up for sale via a salvage auction. That was back in... read more July 13, 2016 by

Traffic light

Stopping at intersections could be a thing of the past with autonomous cars

The traffic light's nearly 150-year run—which predates motor vehicles by about 30 years, since they were also used for horse carriages—may be coming to an end... read more July 12, 2016 by

Dynamoto motorcycle stand

Omni-directional stand lets you easily move your motorcycle around the garage

Working on your motorcycle, or simply moving it around a tight garage, may never get easier than this. An Australian firm has created what it bills the "omnidirectional"... read more July 12, 2016 by

2016 Mazda CX-3

IIHS blasts small SUVs over subpar headlights

The independent, insurance industry-sponsored institute that evaluates new cars for their crashworthiness has less-than-positive things to say about the headlights in more... read more July 12, 2016 by


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