The 2021 Ford Bronco was teased with a video of a mule blasting across the desert this week. While the mule wasn't a full prototype with a production-intent body, the running gear and suspension were mostly likely production-spec. With big, knobby, all-terrain tires, short front and rear overhangs, and—we expect—Fox shocks, the Bronco will be...
The Megane Renault Sport Trophy has a brutally firm ride, so is the RS280 with the standard 'Sport' chassis the answer?
It's not all about the Supra. Toyota has been doing a really good job on all the other fronts too, particularly sedans. I remember the old Camry was 100% a rental car, but this new generation looks so cool that one YouTube artist once rendred it as a dragon.
Comparing these two cars is perhaps pointless. I can tell you how each Porsche drives as I was treated to two days with em both, on the road and raceway.
Fresh news from Bavaria, as BMW announces several new electrified powertrains at the beginning of 2020. Like many European automakers, it needs to do whatever it can to keep selling lots of cars while keeping CO2 emissions at a low level.
Hyundai, for the most part, is making really interesting cars right now. But the European i30 hatchback, which comes to America as the Elantra GT, doesn't fall under that description.
We get the keys to a preproduction 1991 Acura NSX and drive to it to the raddest car show in Orange County, Radwood.
Roughly 160 million years ago, dinosaurs and the Nissan 370Z roamed the Earth together, in harmony. The dinosaurs have since died out, but the 370Z persevered. But its time might soon also be drawing to a close. New rumors have emerged about its successor, which Im still personally doubtful will actually happen. But I digress!
A 600+HP all-electric rallycross car? Say hello to the STARD ElectRX
At the time of writing, the weather in Boston is rather chilly at 18 degrees Fahrenheit. These temperatures are the reason Toyota decided on all-wheel-drive exhibits at the New England International Auto Show, starting with the 2020 Highlander.
A little over ten days ago we were talking about how Mercedes-Benz refuses to shed even a tiny bit of camouflage from prototypes testing the upcoming 2021 C-Class W206, leaving most of the car's looks to the viewer's imagination.
An anonymous tipster sent Motor1 a list of MSRPs for all six trims of the 2021 Kia Seltos.
Swedish electric surfboard manufacturer Awake is back with the release of its newest electric surfboard model, the Awake RVIK_S Awake launched the company’s original RVIK electric surfboard in the summer of 2018. The Awake RVIK wasn’t the first electric surfboard on the market, but its high performance design helped revolutionize the industry. Now the company …
DETROIT The U.S. government's auto safety agency is looking into allegations that all three of Tesla's electric vehicle models can suddenly accelerate on
Owners of Tesla models eligible for in-app upgrades claim that they've been charged for purchases they didn't make, prompting CEO Elon Musk to intervene
Powered by a 3.0-liter turbocharged V6, the A8 60 TFSI e further features an electric motor housed within the torque converter of the eight-speed automatic transmission. The plug-in hybrid model is now available to order in the United States, but as expected from Audi, this luxobarge isn’t cheap.
IONITY, a European EV charging network owned by BMW, Daimler, Ford, Hyundai, Kia, and VW Group (with Audi and Porsche) has announced that prices will be going up over 500% starting January 31 as they transition to a pay-per-kWh system. Previously, IONITY charged a flat, fixed rate of 8 for a DCFC charging session. This …
The U.S. agency that can mandate vehicle recalls, the NHTSA, is evaluating Tesla drivers' complaints of sudden unintended acceleration.
Ford says a third of its vehicles will be electric by 2030. Volkswagen plans to sell a million EVs annually just two years from now. At Volvo, half its offerings will be electric by 2025. ( Russ Mitchell/Los Angeles Times)
Auto analysts forecast the vehicles will not be obscure green compacts, but the meat of GMs big-vehicle lineup: GMC Sierra, Cadillac Escalade and a return of the Hummer. (Henry Payne/The Detroit News)
Whether or not you think EV battery swapping is a good idea, Beijing likes it. More importantly, the Chinese government can make it happen
Daimler has announced an upcoming new truck called eEconic, a garbage truck based on the all-electric Mercedes-Benz eActros. The German automotive company announced the vehicle today: “The eEconic will at first be offered in the configuration 6×2/N NLA and is mainly in demand as a waste-collection vehicle. Battery-electric trucks are very well suited for urban …
With more than 200-mile ranges, here is a list of the top performers that should take you where you need to go.
The GR Yaris is amazing, epic, easily the most exciting hot hatch of 2020. Toyota hasn't made another AWD turbocharged performance car since the days of the iconic Celica GT-Four. But it's also kind of weird.
Toyota will stop making its Tacoma small pickup in San Antonio next year as it shifts production to Mexico
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Volkswagen AG is set to take a 20% stake in Chinese electric vehicle battery maker Guoxuan High-tech Co Ltd, two sources told Reuters, as the German firm accelerates its electric push into the world's largest auto market.
The return of the 2012 GT86 was a baby step in the right direction and the 2018 Corolla hatchback signaled of Toyotas return to form, but the GR Yaris could be worth more to Toyota than even the 2020 Supra.
Forget the consumer market for electric vehicles. It turns out delivery vehicles could be the Trojan horse for electric to really take off. Korean auto giants Hyundai and Kia put over $110 million in UK startup Arrival, which emerged from relative stealth today. The investment immediately makes Arrival one of Britain’s most valuable startups, valuing […]
The 2021 Toyota GR Yaris hatch is a real homologation special, built withAkio Toyoda's blessing.
Toyota says it has invested $394 million in Joby Aviation, a Santa Cruz, California startup that has developed an all-electric vertical takeoff and landing aircraft.
The Japanese automaker invested nearly $400 million in the company.
Toyota just invested $349 million in the flying taxi startup Joby Aviation. The two companies say they will work together, Joby sharing its all-electric vertica...
Agreement accelerates Hyundai and Kia's clean-mobility transformation 100 million investment enables co-development of eco-friendly vans and other products...
In her new book, A Women Makes a Plan, Elon Musk's mother, Maye Musk, revealed a set of old photos of the Tesla CEO from his childhood in South Africa and more recent days in North America.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk jokingly tweeted about a "bulletproof" t-shirt guaranteed to make the wearer buff, a nod to his recent Tesla Cybertruck press conference.
Tesla is expected to report earnings on Jan. 29 and the stock will swing up or down depending on what is revealed. Those thinking of buying in should be aware they are signing up for a head-snapping ride
Jack Dorsey asked Elon Musk how to fix Twitter. Heres what he said.
Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey reportedly asked Tesla CEO Elon Musk how he should fix the social media platform, Musk reportedly told Dorsey that "bots and troll armies" were the issue to focus on.
"Give us some direct feedback, critique. What are we doing horribly?" Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey asked Telsa CEO Elon Musk in a video of what appears to be a company event. "If you were running Twitter, what would you do?" Here's what Musk said.
Tesla thinks it would be "super cool" to design a vehicle in China for the global market, and it has started laying the groundwork for an engineering center in the world's largest electric car market. It released a sketch that suggests the model might take the form of a city car positioned below the Model 3.
Do you know that Tesla sold more electric vehicles in 2019 than in 2018 and 2017, combined? Increased production capacity of the Model 3 and streamlined deliveries have helped the Palo Alto-based automaker reach 367,500 units in a single year, but Elon Musk has even greater ambitions for 2020 and beyond.
While Tesla first made a splash with the original Roadster, it was the 2012 release of the Model S that truly put the company on the map. The Model S proved that an electric car could also double as a luxury sedan, and the vehicle would go on to win a seemingly endless number of awards.
Elon Musks Boring Company is currently building its first commercial project, a “loop” underground electric transport system in Las Vegas, and the first 0.8-mile-long tunnel is almost halfway done already. Last year, we reported onthe Boring Company announcing a new proposed “Loop” system of tunnels for approval in Las Vegas. The project was initiated by …
Slated to enter production in 2021, the Cybertruck is – without a shadow of a doubt – a controversial design. It’s also different from your typical F-Series through the unibody construction that Tesla refers to as an exoskeleton. And don’t forget about the ultra-resistant body panels and glasshouse!
The Morgan Plus 4 70th Anniversary Edition will complete the car's 70-year run in gold and platinum splendor.
From a de-facto built-in gun safe to a feature that lets the vehicle spin in place, GMC's newest Yukon and Yukon XL benefit from some clever engineering.
With Nissans new compact sedan, interior updates transform the Sentra from a car that felt years behind the competition to one thats far more current.
This is the car Hyundai hopes will give Genesis clout in the U.S.
Subaru America was red-faced and backpedaling this week after a lost-in-translation version of its new Forester model sparked mass hilarity. The Forester Ultimate Customised Kit Special edition grabbed attention for its Not Safe For Work (NSFW) acronym, F---S.
Last month, I went through hell trying to fix and drive home a supremely rare, 260,000 mile, manual transmission Jeep Grand Cherokee that Id bought sight unseen for $700 from the Middle Of Nowhere, Colorado. Ultimately, my friend Brandon and I pulled off a miracle, and the Jeep now sits in my backyard in Michigan. But just because it made the trip doesnt mean The Grail is without flaws. No no, this Jeep needs lots of work. Heres a look at whats still broken. <meta property=
It asked designers to take a minimalist, functional, and polished approach to creating a new generation of car interiors. The Ariya concept introduced in 2019 points the way forward with a decluttered infotainment system. It's an electric crossover expected to reach showrooms without major changes by 2021.
Up to now, Ford has had the truck-Harley coupling thing locked up. Get a load of the 2020 GMC Sierra Harley-Davidson special.
Lane keep assist and lane departure warning systems help keep drivers on the straight and narrow, but how does this tech work? We'll steer you through the ins and outs of lane-keeping tech in this primer, and call out the automakers that do it best, including Honda, Mercedes-Benz, and Tesla.
/PRNewswire/ -- Today, Genesis officially launched GV80, its first sport-utility vehicle. GV80 introduces a variety of firsts for the Genesis brand, including...
Youre lost in a wintry tundra, buried under a sheet of white. You use both of your hands to paw through the snow and ice that just cascaded down upon you, enrobing you in dark and cold. Youre disoriented from the avalanche, but you manage to discern which way is up and dig your way free to the surface, where the light is. As you regain your wits you notice two giant lumbering GMCs heading your way. Both pull up within feet of you and the driver door opens, beckoning you aboard.
Bentley is closing the latest Mulsanne chapter with 30 examples the Mulsanne 6.75 Edition by Mulliner, celebrating the 61-year-old V8 that first appeared in the 1959 Bentley S2.
Sales of M Division cars surged by 32 per cent last year, fuelled by an aggressive expansion of the range
Found wasting away in a Texas field in 2018, this one-of-one Shelby GT500 coupe prototype has been brought back from the dead.
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The famous Rolls-Royce/Bentley L-series 6 3/4-liter V8 engine was introduced in 1959 and has been in continuous production ever since. The large, expensive, and emissions heavy V8 has been slowly phased out under Volkswagens ownership of the Crewe-based luxury car brand. The engine has been dead in the Rolls-Royce brand since it was taken over by BMW in the late 1990s. For nearly a decade the engine has trudged along in the ultra-lux Mulsanne, but now even that must come to an end.
The popular racing game gets an update with new cars and small programming fixes.
Lexus designers came up with seven different concepts that imagine transportation on the moon.
Having served its purpose of opening peoples eyes to an electrified BMW future, the i8, so controversial throughout the early years of its life, is being retired
Two mouth-watering concept cars unveiled by Genesis in 2018 and 2019, respectively, could reach production with electric power. The company released a teaser image that seemingly shows the Mint, a city car, and the Essentia, a sports car, as part of a six-model lineup. Its first EV is due out in 2021.
/PRNewswire/ -- Based on the beloved classic Fiat 124 convertible, The Spider America EV is the ultimate expression of Roadster Salon technology and...
/PRNewswire/ -- As of 1st January 2020, new tighter CO2 emissions limits came into force for new cars sold in the EU. It appears that the existing pattern of...
As Lotus Cars prepares for the production of its first electric hypercar Evija, I catch up with design director Russell Carr to understand the Evija effect and how he sees the halo car and Geelys huge investment help shape the British heritage sports car brand.
As long as the variety is present, I usually try to mix it up a bit, and TAS 2020 did not fail to deliver.So Ill start with an interesting one from R31 House. Over the past few years, Shibata-san has been bringing the heat with a wide variety of projects,like his Monster Truck-inspired Suzuki Jimny …