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Nico Rosberg behind the wheel of a Nio ES8

Nico Rosberg test drives the Nio ES8 electric SUV

Formula 1 world champion Nico Rosberg was recently in China where he was able to visit electric car startup Nio and test drive the company's ES8, a twin-motor, mid-size SUV with 644 horsepower on tap. He came away impressed with the vehicle's acceleration and handling, though he wasn't a fan of the... read more

June 26, 2018 by
 
The LS3-powered Bruiser Jeep Wrangler 6x6

Bruiser Conversions made a V-8-powered Jeep Wrangler 6x6

What is it about an increased wheel count that puts a smile on our face? It must be the ridiculous idea of a road car packing six-wheel drive, not to mention all the... read more June 24, 2018 by


 
2020 Audi RS 7 test mule spy shots - Image via S. Baldauf/SB-Medien

2020 Audi RS 7 spy shots and video

A test mule for the Audi Sport version of the recently launched second-generation A7 has been spotted. Yes, you’re looking at the gestation of a new RS 7 sledgehammer... read more June 23, 2018 by


 
Underground Racing Lamborghini Huracan hits 259 mph in the half mile

Underground Racing Lamborghini broke its own half-mile speed record

The world of half-mile racing is on a continual quest for higher speeds. One of the leaders of this adventurous pack is Underground Racing, the North Carolina shop that takes... read more June 22, 2018 by


 
Richard Petty Omaze giveaway

Win a Chevy Camaro SS and have BBQ with NASCAR legend Richard Petty

NASCAR fans, open your ears and pay attention. Omaze is offering fans the chance to win a customized Chevrolet Camaro SS and a day with NASCAR legend Richard Petty. It'll... read more June 22, 2018 by


 
Elaphe in-wheel electric powertrain

Slovenian company makes in-wheel plug-and-play electric motors

Electric powertrains continue to redefine automotive engineering, but we haven't quite seen anything like Slovenian startup Elaphe has created. The company has spent 15 years... read more June 21, 2018 by


 
Jaguar Vector Racing break marine electric speed record

Jaguar breaks electric boat speed record

Breaking a speed record on land is a remarkable achievement. Breaking a speed record on water ups the ante more than a few notches because it introduces a number of dangerous... read more June 20, 2018 by


 
Nissan GT-R police car for Tochigi, Japan

Speeders beware: Nissan GT-R patrol car joins Japanese police force

Perps in Japan best watch their rearview mirrors. Nissan has donated a new GT-R police car to the Tochigi Prefectural police department. Japanese Nostalgic Car reported last... read more June 20, 2018 by


 
Toyota at the 2018 24 Hours of Le Mans

Toyota wins 2018 24 Hours of Le Mans after so many years of heartbreak

After more than a decade of heart-crushing defeats, Toyota finally won the historic 24 Hours of Le Mans on Sunday, claiming both the overall win and the LMP1 class. Piloting... read more June 19, 2018 by


 
Watch the Fisker Emotion drive under its own power

Watch the Fisker Emotion drive under its own power

Fisker is eager to show off its EMotion all-electric sedan. The company is so eager, in fact, that it posted a short drive video to YouTube on May 30 showing the car running... read more June 19, 2018 by


 
What's the difference between lead-acid and AGM car batteries?

What are the differences between flooded and AGM lead-acid batteries?

While the engine of your car might be its heart, it's the battery that provides the juice to get that engine moving. By now, you probably know plenty about how your engine... read more June 19, 2018 by


 
Volvo has created self-docking boat tech

Volvo has created self-docking boat tech

Anyone can drive a boat. Out on the open sea, you throttle up and keep the bow pointed along a given heading. Hopefully, you'll arrive at your destination with enough time... read more June 18, 2018 by


 
Why do diesel engines make more torque than gasoline engines?

5 reasons why diesel engines make more torque than gasoline engines

Horsepower is fun in its own way, but torque can be just as entertaining. If you want to rip stumps out of the ground, you'll want a whole lot of torque. That also means... read more June 18, 2018 by


 
818 kit car with Tesla motors and a Volt battery rips down the quarter mile

818C kit car packed with Tesla and Volt components is a drag racer's dream

The ingenuity of those who want to go fast is something to be admired. Take, for example, one plucky company that combined Factory Five's 818C kit car with powertrain... read more June 15, 2018 by


 
Avtoros Shaman 8x8 on the road

Russian off-roader: the Avtoros Shaman 8x8 can conquer any terrain

A number of vehicles do the job just fine off road. Land Rovers, Jeeps, and Toyotas can go most places where regular vehicles cannot. For the more adventurous set, there... read more June 15, 2018 by


 
Mercedes-Benz Generation EQ in video ad

Mercedes-Benz wants you to know the future of motoring is silent

No matter how hard automakers and engineers may try, it's impossible to turn an internal-combustion engine into a silent operator. However, as the auto industry shifts to... read more June 15, 2018 by


 
 

 
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