Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 concept, 2016 Monterey Car Week

Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6 concept is a mega electric coupe

Mercedes-Benz unveiled a new concept for its Mercedes-Maybach sub-brand on Thursday in Monterey, California as part of the ongoing Monterey Car Week. The concept is called the Vision Mercedes-Maybach 6, and it’s in the form of a streamlined coupe with a large grille, slit-like lights and... read more

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Icon Reformer Chevrolet Caprice Classic

Icon made a six-figure Chevy Caprice, and it's glorious

One of my dream machines isn't a new Ferrari [NYSE:F]. It's not the latest Porsche. It's not even something like a Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] Shelby GT350, or other modern... read more August 17, 2016 by

Engineering Explained discusses the damage you can cause by lugging your engine

Here's why you should never lug your engine

To start, let's talk about what it means to lug your engine. This is the term used to describe when you're puttering along in a higher gear than you need to be in and the... read more August 17, 2016 by

Bugatti Chiron in Cannes, France

Saudi Bugatti fan shows up in Cannes with his new Chiron

On August 2 Bugatti confirmed it had delivered its very first Chiron, in this case to a fan from Saudi Arabia with the Instagram handle b14. Believed to be a member of Saudi... read more August 17, 2016 by

Tesla Model S, Rimac Concept_One and Ferrari LaFerrari drag race

Rimac Concept_One destroys Ferrari LaFerrari, Tesla Model S in acceleration test

We all know electric cars are quick off the line but it seems even the quickest internal combustion cars don’t hold a candle to the new generation of battery-powered... read more August 17, 2016 by

W Motors Fenyr Supersport en route to Monterey, California

W Motors brings 900-hp Fenyr Supersport to Monterey

Dubai-based supercar marque W Motors has confirmed its presence at this week’s Monterey Car Week. The company has brought its two models, the original Lykan Hypersport... read more August 16, 2016 by

Traffic intersection

New Audis will tell you when traffic lights are about to turn green

Audi is set to become the first automaker with vehicle-to-object (V2X) communication technology available in its cars. V2X enables cars to communicate with surrounding... read more August 16, 2016 by

Engineering Explained teaches us about the Charge Motion Control Valve

How the charge motion control valve balances fuel economy and power

We love horsepower. We love torque. We also need to embrace fuel economy, and that's a tricky line to toe for producers of automobiles with large engines that make loud... read more August 15, 2016 by

Teaser for Cadillac concept car debuting during 2016 Monterey Car Week

Cadillac to preview new tech, design themes with concept in Monterey

Cadillac has dropped a teaser video for a new concept car it plans to unveil on Thursday as part of its Monterey Car Week schedule. The concept is thought to preview new... read more August 15, 2016 by

Jay Leno driving a 1967 Ferrari 275 GTB/4

Ferrari collector reveals plans for Steve McQueen-inspired brown F12

Ferrari’s [NYSE:RACE] 275 was the successor to the automaker’s hugely-successful 250 series, and to many it’s still the definitive Ferrari. The cars were... read more August 15, 2016 by

Mercedes-AMG E63 mule thought to be a Black Series

Possible Mercedes-AMG E63 Black Series spied

It’s been a while since Mercedes-AMG last had a Black Series in its lineup but a new one could now be brewing. A prototype for AMG’s new E63 Wagon is featured in... read more August 14, 2016 by

Livemap augmented-reality helmet is in the prototype phase

Is an augmented-reality motorcycle helmet still forthcoming?

The augmented-reality helmet seems to be today's great white whale of motorcycle technology. A number of companies claim to be close to bringing one to market, yet no one has... read more August 12, 2016 by

Project Underdog 1972 Ford Maverick

Ford Maverick serves as Fast and Furious star Sung Kang’s latest project car

After wowing crowds with his custom 240Z at SEMA in 2015, Fast and the Furious star Sung Kang has a new project car in the works for this year’s show, and this time... read more August 11, 2016 by

Karma Revero

Karma Revero: First look at reborn extended-range electric sedan

The long road to getting the Fisker Karma back in production is approaching its end. It was in early 2014 that China’s Wanxiang bought the remains of Fisker, including... read more August 11, 2016 by

Tesla Model S P90D runs 10s at the drag strip

Tesla Model S P90D runs 10s at the drag strip

A YouTube channel with the name of Tesla Racing Channel has posted a video showing a Model S breaking into the 10-second range at a quarter-mile drag strip. The car is a... read more August 10, 2016 by

2018 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2018 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 spy shots and video

Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] is out testing the next step in performance for the sixth-generation Mustang. The new model will fill the void left by the previous... read more August 10, 2016 by


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