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Volkswagen Group Sedric concept, 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show

VW self-driving car edges closer to reality with Aurora deal

The Volkswagen Group will use next week’s 2018 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas to formally announce a strategic partnership with a self-driving company by the name of Aurora Innovation. You may not have heard of Aurora but you’ll definitely know of the key people behind it if...

January 4, 2018 by
 
Flat lithium-ion battery back for next-generation Mercedes-Benz electric cars

Self-driving electric cars will need stronger batteries to cope with extended use

In a future with autonomous cars, batteries must be more resilient to operate constantly and serve multiple masters. That's Akira Yoshino's belief. He's the man who invented... read more January 3, 2018 by


 
Ferrari LaFerrari's 6.3-liter V-12 engine for sale on eBay

This Ferrari LaFerrari V-12 can be yours for $385,000

If you have $385,000, you have your choice of just about any car on the market. Or, you can buy one particularly expensive engine, the Ferrari LaFerrari's 6.3-liter naturally... read more January 3, 2018 by


 
Volkswagen Amarok Power concept

VW trademarks Amarok name, but will a VW pickup come to the US?

Since 2010, Volkswagen has offered a vehicle for those who need the utility of a pickup truck. It's called the Volkswagen Amarok, and it's a name you likely haven't heard... read more January 3, 2018 by


 
Upgraded 2015 Nissan GT-R LM NISMO LMP1 race car

Nissan thinks its failed LMP1 program will help strengthen its Formula E campaign

Nissan is set to return to top-level motorsports as it prepares to replace Renault as the Renault-Nissan-Mitsubishi Alliance's brand of choice in Formula E. It will be the... read more January 3, 2018 by


 
2019 Porsche 911 Cabriolet spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

Infiniti Q Inspiration, next-gen Porsche 911, HSV’s final Commodore: Car News Headlines

Infiniti finally seems serious about giving us a replacement for the Q45. The Japanese firm has unveiled an impressive flagship sedan concept that will likely be powered by... read more January 3, 2018 by


 
Aptiv self-driving car prototype

Lyft users will able to sample a self-driving taxi service at CES thanks to Aptiv

Once the stuff of science fiction, the idea of a self-driving taxi service is fast becoming a reality. Boston, Massachusetts-based self-driving car startup nuTonomy made... read more January 3, 2018 by


 
Infiniti Q Inspiration concept

Infiniti previews new design language, potential flagship sedan with Q Inspiration concept

Infiniti on Wednesday gave us our first look at a sedan concept the brand plans to unveil on January 15 at the 2018 North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Called... read more January 3, 2018 by


 
Nissan Brain-to-Vehicle (B2V) technology

Nissan developing technology to read your thoughts

Imagine a world where you can send instructions to your car with your thoughts alone. It might sound like science fiction but Nissan is actually attempting to develop such a... read more January 3, 2018 by


 
Jannarelly Design-X1

Help get the electric Jannarelly Design-X1 into production

Dubai-based Jannarelly has revealed it is considering an electric version of its Design-1 retro sports car. To be called the Design-X1, Jannarelly on Tuesday released a... read more January 3, 2018 by


 
2019 Porsche 911 Cabriolet spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2019 Porsche 911 Cabrio spy shots

Porsche is working on a new generation of its 911 and today we have a new set of spy shots of the convertible body style. The prototype is for the Carrera S Cabriolet though... read more January 3, 2018 by


 
HSV’s final Holden Commodore-based model is a 2017 GTSR W1

HSV builds its final Holden Commodore-based super sedan

Australia’s semi-official tuner to Holden, HSV, has made a name for itself over the past three decades by churning out meaty muscle cars based on successive generations... read more January 2, 2018 by


 
Do vehicle exhaust systems need back pressure?

Do vehicle exhaust systems need back pressure?

When we have an automotive concept that involves complex science, we know just who to turn to for a proper explanation. That would be Jason Fenske from Engineering Explained... read more January 2, 2018 by


 
1991 Jaguar XJR-15 for sale

Now's your chance to buy one of 53 road-legal Jaguar race cars

The year is 1990. You're a higher up at Jaguar and you want to get folks to start talking about your road cars more often. One obvious way to achieve this is by making a... read more January 2, 2018 by


 
1975 Barris George Barris SnakePit

1975 George Barris SnakePit with 6 Ford V-8s surfaces for sale

George Barris, perhaps best known for creating the 1966 Batmobile, built many wild vehicles in his career, some crazier than others. The 1975 George Barris SnakePit is... read more January 2, 2018 by


 
Mercedes-AMG Project One concept, 2017 Frankfurt Motor Show

Mercedes-AMG designers share their insights about the Project One

The Mercedes-AMG Project One was potentially one of the most hyped supercars of 2017. The brand didn't disappoint when the car was revealed at the 2017 Frankfurt motor show... read more January 2, 2018 by


 
Jay Leno invites Jeff Dunham and his 1970 Plymouth Superbird into the garage

Jeff Dunham's 1970 Plymouth Superbird visits Jay Leno's Garage

The Plymouth Superbird is basically the king of all muscle cars. Many other muscle cars sold in greater numbers, and many are more revered by fans. But the Superbird and it's... read more January 2, 2018 by


 
Byton concept, 2018 Consumer Electronics Show

Startup Byton teases electric SUV ahead of CES debut

The Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas has become more than a place for technology companies to show off their latest smartphone or gadget. Now, automakers and auto... read more January 2, 2018 by


 
Teaser video for 2019 Mercedes-Benz G-Class debuting at 2018 Detroit auto show

Get ready for the Mercedes-Benz G-Class debut on January 15

The mighty Mercedes-Benz G-Class is in for its first major redesign since the vehicle was introduced in civilian form in 1979, and the new version of the iconic Gelandewagen... read more January 2, 2018 by


 
2018 KTM X-Bow GT4 race car

Ford Mustang Shelby GT500, KTM X-Bow GT4, SSC Tuatara: Today’s Car News

You didn’t think Ford was just going to sit back and let Chevy and Dodge enjoy all the bragging rights in the muscle car world with their respective Camaro ZL1 1LE and... read more January 2, 2018 by


 
Jia Yueting

Jia Yueting defies order to return to China to stay in US and help Faraday Future

Despite being ordered to return to China by the country’s securities regulator, not to mention having his assets seized by the court system, embattled Chinese... read more January 2, 2018 by


 
 

 
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