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Record-setting 215-mph Bill Thomas Cheetah heads to auction

Record-setting, Shelby-fighting 215-mph Cheetah to be auctioned

The Shelby Cobra gets all the love, but it's Bill Thomas' Cheetah that deserves plenty of praise and adulation as well. One example is heading to auction, and it's a prime example of a rare racing machine. In fact, this is probably the cleanest unrestored example out there and just 11 original cars...

May 8, 2018 by
 
2018 Jaguar F-Type SVR and XJR575 Nürburgring Race Taxi

Jaguar XJR575 registers for 'Ring taxi duty

For $236, you can take a thrilling ride around the Nürburgring in the passenger seat of a high-performance Jaguar. The British automaker has been offering the service... read more May 8, 2018 by


 
Nissan Leaf battery

Japanese automakers partner on solid-state batteries in EV race

Japan's major automakers and battery manufacturers have teamed up with their government to fast-track the development of solid-state batteries. The automakers include Toyota... read more May 8, 2018 by


 
Lava flow from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano consumes a Ford Mustang

Watch lava from Hawaii's Kilauea volcano melt a Mustang

Lava and hot gasses have spewed out of the Kilauea volcano on Hawaii's Big Island since Thursday, causing the evacuation of thousands of residents in the surrounding area... read more May 8, 2018 by


 
Lotus Esprit concept

Lotus Esprit supercar may get reprise in sports car company's latest plans

Lotus is in the process of developing two new sports cars and an SUV. The sports cars will come first and one of them is tipped to be an Elise replacement. The other, Lotus... read more May 8, 2018 by


 
Teaser for Rolls-Royce Cullinan debuting on May 10, 2018

Rolls-Royce Cullinan SUV teased ahead of May 10 reveal

Rolls-Royce is set to enter the SUV game this year with a new model called the Cullinan, the name borrowed from the largest diamond in the British Crown Jewels. It was in... read more May 8, 2018 by


 
2019 Mercedes-AMG GT 4-Door Coupe 63 S Edition 1

2019 Mercedes-AMG GT 4-Door Coupe gets Edition 1 treatment

Mercedes-AMG's new super sedan, the GT 4-Door Coupe, is ready for its market launch and to mark the occasion the Affalterbach tuner has revealed a special launch edition... read more May 7, 2018 by


 
Volvo to embed Google in future infotainment system

Volvo plans to embed Google services in next-generation infotainment system

Volvo's next-generation infotainment system may look a lot more like a smartphone. The Swedish luxury brand announced on Monday that it plans to embed Google's connected... read more May 7, 2018 by


 
Third Lamborghini Centenario US delivery

Lamborghini is recalling all 11 Centenarios in the US

Lamborghini Centenario owners have first-world problems. The prized rare machines are being hit with a recall notice, and the cars must be repaired immediately. This is a... read more May 7, 2018 by


 
'Revenge of the Electric Car' premiere: Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk on red carpet

Elon Musk "super serious" about starting candy company

Perhaps we'll soon see yet another ambitious project from Tesla and SpaceX CEO, Elon Musk. The outspoken executive recently took to Twitter to announce he's "super serious"... read more May 7, 2018 by


 
Putin takes delivery of his new presidential limo

Putin takes delivery of his new presidential limo

In March, Russian President Vladimir Putin was once again elected President of his nation, and he took the oath of office on Monday. With that title came a swanky new set of... read more May 7, 2018 by


 
2018 Ford Focus Electric

Ford might turn Detroit eyesore into self-driving, EV hub

Ford has its eye on a landmark building nestled in Detroit's Corktown neighborhood. The automaker revealed it has plans to purchase the rotting Michigan Central Station and... read more May 7, 2018 by


 
1955 Mercedes-Benz 300SL owned by Nico Rosberg

Nico Rosberg takes us for a spin in Monaco in his Mercedes-Benz 300SL

Nico Rosberg has been quite busy since stepping down from Formula 1 at the end of the 2016 season, the same season in which he secured his first and only world title driving... read more May 7, 2018 by


 
2019 Mercedes-AMG G63

2019 Mercedes-Benz G550 and AMG G63 first drive review: flying bricks and off-road tricks

We’re far off charted roads, somewhere in France’s L’Occitanie region, on some family estate where wine and off-roading are baronial hobbies, when I first... read more May 7, 2018 by


 
2020 BMW 8-Series (M850i xDrive) prototype

Aston Martin Rapide AMR, BMW 8-Series, Kia Niro EV: Car News Headlines

Aston Martin is out testing a new version of its Rapide sedan. The new version is a more-focused offering from the automaker's AMR performance sub-brand, and it looks... read more May 7, 2018 by


 
2018 Aston Martin Rapide AMR spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2018 Aston Martin Rapide AMR spy shots and video

It's hard to believe it's been almost a decade since the Aston Martin Rapide went on sale, as even to this day the sexy fastback sedan remains one of the best looking... read more May 7, 2018 by


 
2019 BMW M2 Competition M Performance Parts

BMW M2 Competition sharpened with M Performance parts

BMW already has a full assortment of performance upgrades for the new M2 Competition due in showrooms later this year. Munich's latest creation is near perfect straight out... read more May 7, 2018 by


 
Volvo Cars and Volvo Trucks  Connected Safety hazard-alert service

Volvo cars and trucks can now inform each other of hazards

A new cloud-based service called Connected Safety will allow Volvo cars and trucks to automatically alert each other to hazardous traffic situations. Volvo Cars and Volvo... read more May 7, 2018 by


 
2019 Kia Niro EV

2019 Kia Niro EV revealed with 280 miles of range

Kia on Friday gave us a first look at a new electric version of its Niro compact crossover SUV. Called the Niro EV and taking inspiration from a concept of the same name... read more May 7, 2018 by


 
Toyota at the 2018/2019 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps

Alonso tastes victory with Toyota at 2018/2019 6 Hours of Spa

It's been five years in the making but Fernando Alonso on Saturday finally tasted victory again in top-level competition. Driving for Toyota, the Spaniard won the opening... read more May 7, 2018 by


 
BMW 8-Series leaked - Image via Instagram user Wilco Blok

BMW 8-Series leaked...again

A new photo showing an undisguised version of BMW's modern 8-Series has hit the web. It was posted to the Instagram account of Wilco Blok on Sunday and reveals the interior... read more May 6, 2018 by


 
 

 
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