2017 Volvo V90 Cross Country Colorado

The 2017 Volvo V90 Cross Country is the tony wagon you didn't know you needed

Volvo unveiled Thursday its newest Cross Country model—the fourth in the company's history—in a simultaneous worldwide reveal in Sweden, Switzerland, and Vail, Colorado. The locales are no coincidence—the swank wagon is priced much higher than competitors from Subaru and Audi. The... read more

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Engineering Explained talks about the Internal Combustion Engine

Could HCCI be the future of the internal combustion engine?

The internal-combustion engine is something with which you're no doubt very familiar. Air, spark, and fuel come together over the course of four strokes to create power and... read more September 14, 2016 by

Porsche 918 Spyder takes on a Red Bull Zivko Edge 540

Porsche 918 Spyder pitted against a Red Bull Air Race plane

The car versus plane video is a thing that may have run stale. It seems that everyone watched Top Gear do it, and then proceeded to dream up ground versus air battles of... read more September 14, 2016 by

2018 Land Rover Discovery off-road testing

Land Rover shows off new Discovery’s off-road skills

Get ready to say goodbye to the aging LR4 and hello to the new Discovery. The handsome SUV makes its world debut this month at the 2016 Paris auto show and will be on sale by... read more September 14, 2016 by

A behind-the-scenes look at the amazing effects from Mad Max: Fury Road

'Mad Max: Fury Road' looks just as amazing minus the CGI

If you haven't yet seen Mad Max: Fury Road, there's a glaring hole in your life right now. You must see this film, and you must enjoy it in a dark room with the volume set to... read more September 14, 2016 by

McLaren P1 finished with color-changing carbon fiber

McLaren P1 features a chameleon carbon fiber finish

There's a new McLaren P1 roaming around Southern California, and it's owner has taken to calling it the P1 MK Edition. When you buy a car like that, you can pretty much call... read more September 13, 2016 by

Scene from Ken Block’s ‘Gymkhana Nine: Raw Industrial Playground’

Ken Block 'Gymkhana Nine' has landed, looks awesome

Ken Block is at it again. The rallycross racer and gymkhana king on Tuesday released the ninth installment in the Gymkhana series that started almost a decade ago. It’s... read more September 13, 2016 by

Engineering Explained looks at adding weight to improve traction and acceleration

Can you improve acceleration by adding weight?

Before you start shaking your head and shouting "No!" at your computer screen and preparing an angry email about how stupid we are, hear us out. Our host Jason Fenske from... read more September 12, 2016 by

VB titanium exhaust system for the Lamborghini Aventador SuperVeloce

Listen to Valentino Balboni’s exhaust for the Lamborghini Aventador

Valentino Balboni is a legend in Lamborghini circles. Having served as a test driver for the company for almost four decades, Balboni is thought to have driven almost 80... read more September 12, 2016 by

1950s Chevy NAPCO 4x4 by Legacy Classic Trucks - Image via Drew Phillips

Legacy Classic Trucks returns with 1950s Chevy NAPCO 4x4

Classic cars have never been more popular but the trend hasn’t pervaded the world of pickup trucks like it has, for instance, sports cars. That won’t be the case... read more September 12, 2016 by

2017 Nissan Rogue, 2016 Miami auto show

2017 Nissan Rogue gets hybrid option

Nissan’s Rogue has been huge hit for the automaker. Buyers in the United States snapped up 287,190 examples last year, making the compact SUV the second most popular... read more September 12, 2016 by

2017 Nissan Sentra SR Turbo

2017 Nissan Sentra SR Turbo pumps out 188 hp, thanks to the Juke

It's been forever since the Nissan Sentra SE-R was a machine to be feared--but this year, a new Sentra SR Turbo gives us hope that its tossable, rev-happy spirit lives on... read more September 10, 2016 by

Porsche Cayman with Ford Mustang 5.0-liter V-8

Meet the Porsche Cayman 5.0--yes, a Ford Mustang 5.0

We’ve seen some interesting engine swaps lately, though the latest is perhaps the most ambitious. First discovered by Road & Track, it’s a Porsche Cayman... read more September 9, 2016 by

Ferrari LaFerrari Aperta leaked - Image via Supercars All Day

First video of Ferrari LaFerrari Aperta

It isn’t meant to debut until the 2016 Paris auto show but the upcoming convertible version of the Ferrari [NYSE:RACE] LaFerrari hypercar has been spotted. The car was... read more September 9, 2016 by

2017 Alfa Romeo Giulia Quadrifoglio at the Nürburgring

Alfa Romeo Giulia reclaims 4-door Nürburgring record with blistering 7:32 lap

Following the debut of its new Giulia Quadrifoglio at the 2015 Frankfurt auto show, Alfa Romeo proclaimed the car had lapped the Nürburgring in 7:39. At the time, this... read more September 9, 2016 by

Gymkhana Nine teaser

Ken Block teases 'Gymkhana Nine' on Instagram

Rallycross racer and gymkhana king Ken Block is at it again. Today on Instagram he teased the ninth installment in the Gymkhana series that started almost a decade ago. That... read more September 8, 2016 by


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