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Katech 416 ci LS3-based V-8 short block.

Katech 416 is a short-block V-8, long on 600-plus-horsepower

Most car enthusiasts are well aware that a project car comes with a whole lot of baggage, namely in picking and sourcing appropriate parts. The engine is especially important, and depending on the individual's goals, making a lot of horsepower can get really expensive, really quickly. Enter Katech...

October 17, 2017 by
 
A Ferrari 330 P4 RCR kit car

Would you daily that? RCR-built Ferrari 330 P4 replica

Let's get this out of the way first: Yes, we know it's a kit car. This Ferrari 330 P4 RCR is a pretty good kit though, and it looks like it would be a lot of fun to thrash... read more October 17, 2017 by


 
2020 Porsche ‘Mission E’ electric sedan spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2020 Porsche 'Mission E' electric sedan spy shots

Behold the production version of Porsche’s Mission E concept. The car is a small sport sedan with an electric powertrain. Don’t worry, those exhaust tips are... read more October 17, 2017 by


 
McLaren F1 - Image via Tom Hartley Jnr

Audi A7 reveal, Ram 1500 spy shots, brand-new McLaren F1: Car News Headlines

Audi will unveil its second-generation A7 on Thursday. A teaser suggests that the current model’s shapely form, including the arresting Kammback rear, will transition... read more October 17, 2017 by


 
Polestar 1

Polestar 1 is a carbon-fiber bodied 600-horsepower hybrid coupe

Volvo was among the first automakers to announce intentions to phase out the internal combustion engine and move to a purely electrified portfolio of cars. In the process... read more October 17, 2017 by


 
2018 BMW Alpina XD3 spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2018 BMW Alpina XD3 spy shots

BMW has just launched a new generation of its X3 and soon there will be a hotter version cooked up by Alpina. Alpina is a semi-official BMW tuner that’s been in the... read more October 17, 2017 by


 
2017 Tokyo Motor Show logo

2017 Tokyo Motor Show preview

The Tokyo Motor Show isn’t on the same scale as some other events on the auto show circuit, which means it tends to miss out on many of the brands that typically... read more October 17, 2017 by


 
Brendon Hartley

Le Mans-winner Brendon Hartley to make Formula 1 debut

Brendon Hartley is only 27 but he’s already a 24 Hours of Le Mans winner and World Endurance Championship title holder. Now the New Zealander is about to get his first... read more October 17, 2017 by


 
Teaser for 2019 Audi A7 debuting on October 19

2019 Audi A7 teased ahead of October 19 reveal

Audi has confirmed plans to unveil its second-generation A7 on October 19. The vehicle has been out testing for months and in just a matter of days the covers will finally... read more October 17, 2017 by


 
2019 Ram 1500 spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2019 Ram 1500 spy shots

Ram’s popular workhorse, the 1500, is coming in for a redesign for the 2019 model year. The next generation of the full-size pickup truck, code-named the DT, will debut... read more October 17, 2017 by


 
Toyota Concept-i series, 2017 Tokyo Motor Show

Toyota tackles future mobility with Concept-i trio

Toyota at next week’s 2017 Tokyo Motor Show will preview a potential future for mobility with a trio of concepts. The automaker’s vision for the future is one... read more October 17, 2017 by


 
McLaren F1 - Image via Tom Hartley Jnr

There's a brand-new, never-registered McLaren F1 for sale

If you’re looking for an example of extreme restraint, you won’t find a better example than the person that took delivery of a McLaren F1…and then never... read more October 16, 2017 by


 
Richard Branson with Virgin Hyperloop One executives

Hyperloop One rebrands as Virgin Hyperloop One following sizable investment

The CEO of both Tesla and SpaceX, Elon Musk, may have initially proposed the idea of the Hyperloop, but the legendary entrepreneur only began work on his own Hyperloop system... read more October 16, 2017 by


 
2019 Volkswagen Jetta spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

Next-gen Jetta will have a manual; new Jetta GLI arriving quickly

The next-generation, 2019 Volkswagen Jetta will launch with a manual transmission and a higher-performance Jetta GLI will quickly follow, Volkswagen leadership told Motor... read more October 16, 2017 by


 
Dale Earnhardt Jr. receives his father Monte Carlo stock car Photo: Amy Earnhardt

Dale Earnhardt Jr. receives fitting NASCAR retirement present

The 2017 NASCAR Cup Series will be Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s final season after he announced his retirement earlier this year. Through Earnhardt Jr.'s 18 seasons and more than 600... read more October 16, 2017 by


 
Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk at Tesla Store opening in Westfield Mall, London, Oct 2013

Elon Musk is "full of crap" with self-driving car promises, says GM exec

Automakers and technology companies from around the world continue to press forward with their autonomous-driving technologies, but a handful remain standouts. Arguably... read more October 16, 2017 by


 
Land Rover Discovery SVX concept, 2017 Frankfurt auto show

A hardcore SVX Land Rover Defender might be in the works

It's unclear what the next-generation Land Rover Defender will bring when it finally arrives—Land Rover says it's "not far away"—but we do know the brand is... read more October 16, 2017 by


 
Engineering Explained walks us through self-healing paint protection

How protective car film works

Most people aren't willing to grab a brass brush and drag it across a body panel on their fresh, clean car. Jason Fenske from Engineering Explained is here to do just that to... read more October 16, 2017 by


 
Believed to be a re-creation, ’26 Ford Frontenac will cross the block at Branson Auction

When Chevrolet made Ford a better car for racing

Henry Ford may have put the world on wheels, but, as strange as it may seem, it was Louis Chevrolet who made Ford’s Model T’s into winning racing cars. One such... read more October 16, 2017 by


 
2018 Audi R8 V10 RWS

Audi's future might not include V-10, W-12 engines; V-8 safe for awhile

Audi, like many other automotive brands, will focus on electrification and self-driving technology in the future. But, a shift in thinking will likely come at the expense of... read more October 16, 2017 by


 
2019 Volkswagen Jetta spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2019 Volkswagen Jetta spy shots

Volkswagen’s Jetta is about to be redesigned, as evidenced by the recent sighting of a prototype. The current Jetta, the nameplate's sixth iteration, has been on sale... read more October 16, 2017 by


 
 

 
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