Lexus UX concept, 2016 Paris auto show

Lexus UX concept is a tiny luxury SUV with big tech

Lexus is using the 2016 Paris auto show to present a concept car that hints at a new SUV positioned below the automaker’s NX. The concept is called the UX and was shown for the first time on Thursday. The UX hasn’t been confirmed for production but senior Lexus executives have said such... read more

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Volkswagen I.D. electric car concept

VW ID concept to spawn 300-plus-mile electric hatch in 2020

The Volkswagen Group in order to shed any vestiges of its diesel emissions cheating scandal is embracing vehicle electrification with open arms. The automaker is committed to... read more September 29, 2016 by

2018 Mercedes-AMG GT C Roadster, 2016 Paris auto show

2018 Mercedes-AMG GT Roadster gets Paris auto show debut

It's been rumored, suggested, hinted, even teased—now, the Mercedes-AMG GT roadster is reality. (Insert your own "topless" buff-book pun here.) The roadster arrived at... read more September 28, 2016 by

SpaceX concept for multi-planetary civilization

Tesla CEO Elon Musk makes case for colonizing Mars

Speaking at the International Astronautical Congress in Mexico on Tuesday, Elon Musk, this time with his SpaceX cap on, made the case for colonizing Mars. He talked about the... read more September 28, 2016 by

2017 Jeep Compass Trailhawk (Brazil spec)

2017 Jeep Compass Trailhawk and Limited revealed

Jeep on Monday unveiled its 2017 Compass, the replacement for both the existing Compass as well as the Patriot. Jeep only released a handful of photos following the unveiling... read more September 28, 2016 by

2016 Electric GT Championship Tesla Model S race car

Tesla Model S-based Electric GT racing series launched in Ibiza

In March we brought you news about an electric car racing series being developed for production-based cars, namely the Tesla [NSDQ:TSLA] Model S. At a ceremony held at Ibiza... read more September 27, 2016 by

Teaser for Mercedes-Benz electric car concept debuting at 2016 Paris auto show

Mercedes teases electric car concept debuting in Paris

Mercedes-Benz has been offering electric cars for several years but these have all been niche products limited to a handful of markets. The list includes the Electric Drive... read more September 27, 2016 by

1967 Mercury Cougar (#001)

Say hello to the first Mercury Cougar... ever

UPDATE: Cougar No. 1 owner Jim Pinkerton helped us sort out the details on his car's history, which we've corrected below. Next year will be a milestone for a car that's no... read more September 26, 2016 by

Bloodhound SSC

China’s Geely is new partner for Bloodhound land speed record team

The United Kingdom’s Bloodhound has secured vital funding from Chinese automaker Geely in order to complete its attempt on the world land speed record, scheduled to for... read more September 26, 2016 by

Mercedes-Benz Urban eTruck concept, 2016 IAA Commercial Vehicles

Mercedes-Benz drops more details on its 124-mile Urban eTruck concept

Mercedes-Benz in July previewed a truck concept featuring an electric powertrain, and on Thursday we saw the concept formally unveiled at a trade event in Hannover, Germany... read more September 26, 2016 by

2016 Tesla Model S P100D on the drag strip

Tesla Model S P100D does 0-60 in 2.5 s, quarter-mile in the 10s

The 100-kilowatt-hour electric car has arrived in the form of the Tesla [NSDQ:TSLA] Model S P100D, and boy is it quick. The folks from DragTimes got access to one of the... read more September 25, 2016 by

BMW M6 on ice

A behind-the-scenes look at the Pennzoil BMW 'Joyride' video

Well, at least they call it a behind-the-scenes look. This is more of a quick peek at why Pennzoil came out to the Northern Canadian Rockies to sling a BMW M6 coupe around on... read more September 23, 2016 by

1999 BMW 528iT with a 427 V-8 swap

This might be the best BMW wagon ever, and it's for sale

The E39 generation of the BMW 5-Series is one of the all-time great vehicles. It has strong looks, a few great engine options, and it comes from a time when BMW still built... read more September 23, 2016 by

Pagani Huayra BC seen testing at the Nürburgring

Is Pagani gunning for a new Nürburgring record with its Huayra BC?

Everyone loves a good Nürburgring record run, right? You might remember when McLaren took its P1 to the famed German toll road and aimed for a time of 6:33.26. You might... read more September 22, 2016 by

Mill Blackbird can become nearly any car for film production needs

The Mill Blackbird can be whatever car you need it to be

A video production can quickly turn into a very expensive endeavor. This is especially true when you're dealing with a shoot that calls for certain vehicles driven in certain... read more September 20, 2016 by

Teaser for seventh-generation BMW 5-Series

BMW to outsource some 5-Series production to Magna Steyr

BMW is gearing up for the start of production of its seventh-generation 5-Series. Already spied extensively in prototype form, the new sedan and wagon adopt the carbon... read more September 15, 2016 by


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