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2020 BMW 8-Series spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2020 BMW 8-Series spy shots and video

BMW is working on a flagship coupe that will revive the 8-Series name, and we have fresh spy shots and video of prototypes. BMW confirmed the 8-Series coupe last May with the reveal of the 8-Series concept (shown below). The automaker also confirmed an M8 coupe with the reveal of a prototype. Also...

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Should you start in second gear?

Should you start from a stop in second gear?

Drivers have various reasons for starting in second gear, especially with a manual transmission. Perhaps first gear is too short, or snowy road conditions require lighter... read more April 20, 2018 by


 
Porsche Mission E concept electric car

Porsche plans for network of fast chargers for Mission E in US

Porsche will come out next year with an electric car based on its Mission E concept from the 2015 Frankfurt auto show. The automaker doesn't want potential owners to worry... read more April 20, 2018 by


 
Jay Leno drives a Chinese-made Hongqi

Byton could help revive brand that built Chairman Mao's limo

A historic Chinese brand could come back to life with help from Byton, the electric car startup based in the country. China's state-owned FAW Group said it's working with... read more April 20, 2018 by


 
2019 BMW M2 Competition

2019 BMW M2 Competition, 2019 Lexus ES, 2020 Volkswagen Golf: The Week In Reverse

BMW revealed the 2019 M2 Competition; Lexus showed a picture of the 2019 ES before its debut in Beijing; we spied the 2020 Volkswagen Golf testing. It's the Week in Reverse... read more April 20, 2018 by


 
2019 Porsche 911 GT3 RS with Weissach package

Porsche's Weissach package likely to expand to more models

The Weissach package from Porsche turns a good sports car into focused track machine, usually by reducing the weight or improving the aero, or both. Typically, this is a... read more April 20, 2018 by


 
Jaguar Land Rover self-driving car

Jaguar Land Rover developing system that lets cars 'see' around corners

Thanks to modern communications and sensor technology, it will soon be possible for cars to know what's immediately around them even when the line of site is blocked, in a... read more April 20, 2018 by


 
Vision Mercedes-Maybach Ultimate Luxury concept leaked ahead of 2018 Beijing auto show

Cadillac XT6 spy shots, Maybach concept leaked, 911 GT3 RS 'Ring time: Today's Car News

Cadillac's three-row crossover SUV has finally been spotted. The Lincoln Aviator-rival is expected to go by the name XT6 and reach showrooms by the middle of next year... read more April 20, 2018 by


 
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Report: Porsche powertrain boss arrested in relation to diesel scandal

Jörg Kerner, who was promoted to the head of powertrains at Porsche in 2011, was arrested in relation to the Volkswagen Group's diesel scandal, a person familiar with... read more April 20, 2018 by


 
2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 pace car for the  2018 Indianapolis 500

2019 Corvette ZR1 is most powerful pace car in Indy 500 history

The 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 has been named the official pace car of the 2018 Indianapolis 500, and with 755 horsepower on tap it will be the fastest, most powerful car to... read more April 20, 2018 by


 
2019 Porsche 911 GT3 RS at the Nürburgring

2019 Porsche 911 GT3 RS sets 6:56.4 Nürburgring lap time

It's a Porsche RS so you know it's going to be fast but we bet you'd have never guessed that the latest Porsche 911 GT3 RS could lap the Nürburgring in under seven... read more April 20, 2018 by


 
Vision Mercedes-Maybach Ultimate Luxury concept leaked ahead of 2018 Beijing auto show

Mercedes-Maybach SUV concept leaked ahead of Beijing debut

The first photos of the Vision Mercedes-Maybach Ultimate Luxury concept have surfaced ahead of next week's debut at the 2018 Beijing auto show. The photos were published... read more April 20, 2018 by


 
2019 Volvo XC40 First Drive

Could Volvo get its engines from Daimler?

Mercedes-Benz parent company Daimler supplying engines to Volvo could be just one area of cooperation following the February deal that saw Li Shufu, the owner of Volvo parent... read more April 20, 2018 by


 
2020 Cadillac XT6 spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2020 Cadillac XT6 spy shots

It's been the subject of rumors since at least 2011 but Cadillac's long-awaited three-row crossover SUV has finally been spotted. Expected to go by the name XT6, the new SUV... read more April 19, 2018 by


 
2020 Ford Focus

Honey, I shrunk the platform: Ford Focus introduces new small car skeleton for automaker

The new Ford Focus doesn't only represent the next step for the compact car, it also opens a new chapter for Ford small cars. The 2020 Focus ushers in Ford's new scalable... read more April 19, 2018 by


 
Nissan Armada Mountain Patrol

Custom Nissan Armada Mountain Patrol wants to be the best overlanding SUV

Off-roading draws a dedicated following that pursues a variety of enthusiast avenues. Nissan wants to capitalize on that love affair and plans to show off a pretty wild... read more April 19, 2018 by


 
Volvo On Call

Volvo trials car pickup and delivery service

Volvo wants to expand the number of luxury services it offers. The Swedish luxury brand recently completed its first trial of a car pickup and delivery service in California... read more April 19, 2018 by


 

Go see the original Bullitt Mustang in D.C.

If you're a fan of Steve McQueen and the 1968 film "Bullitt," you have a soft spot in your heart for a certain Highland Green machine. The 1968 Ford Mustang used during... read more April 19, 2018 by


 
Volkswagen ID Buzz concept, 2017 Los Angeles auto show

Volkswagen to install 2,000 fast chargers across US by end of 2019

Volkswagen and its Electrify America unit announced plans to install 2,000 fast chargers at 500 stations across the country by the end of 2019. VW's announcement on Wednesday... read more April 19, 2018 by


 
Teaser sketch for Classic Recreations 1969-1970 Ford Mustang Boss 429

Classic Recreations ready to churn out original Boss and Mach 1 Mustangs

It's been a while since we last heard from the folks at Classic Recreations, but they've been busy. It turns out the Oklahoma-based company has secured a license from Ford to... read more April 19, 2018 by


 
2018 Volkswagen ID R Pikes Peak race car

Presidential limos, Brabham supercar, VW ID R electric racer: Car News Headlines

Both President Trump and Putin are set to receive their respective presidential limos this summer. Details are scarce for security reasons but we already have a good idea of... read more April 19, 2018 by


 
 

 
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