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Honda CR-V Tops 300,000, Takes CUV Sales Crown in 2013

It’s been a tug-of-war between the Honda CR-V and Ford Escape for the top spot in 2013. And although it was a close race at times, the Japanese CUV clinched the title as the best-selling CUV in 2013, making it the second consecutive year it’s been the sales king of the segment. For the first time …

Recall

General Motors is recalling certain 2012-2013 Chevrolet Silverado HD and GMC Sierra HD pickups for a potential issue with the diesel fuel transfer pump, while Land Rover is recalling certain 2013-2014 Range Rover models for a potential issue with the side seat airbags.<p><b>2012-2013 Chevrolet Silverado</b> …

I Know What Michael Schumacher Is Going Through: Road & Track’s Robin Warner on Surviving a Head Trauma

<i>This story was originally posted on January 2 by our sister publication,</i> Road & Track<i>. For more from</i> R&T<i>, head to roadandtrack.com.</i><p>Michael Schumacher can heal. I hope and believe that he’ll make a full recovery and that he will do so at astonishing speed. Right now, the biggest concern is the …

Michael Schumacher

Infiniti Q50 Eau Rouge a Malleable Liquid-Metallic, Partial Formula 1 Car, According to Video

The melding of digitized fantasy worlds and reality shows no sign of abating, and automakers and their marketing departments are thrilled about it. Take for example the narration-free video from Infiniti promoting its forthcoming Q50 Eau Rouge concept, which discloses more in 30 seconds of …

Auto Racing

Stop press! Kia has produced yet another sports car concept hinting at a different direction for the burgeoning Korean car

Stop press! Kia has produced yet another sports car concept hinting at a different direction for the burgeoning Korean car company.<p>For the past …

Japanese luxury car manufacturer Infiniti has removed the silk sheets from its upcoming Q50 Eau Rouge concept, a car that the company says, "represents design vision for high-performance

Japanese luxury car manufacturer Infiniti has removed the silk sheets from its upcoming Q50 Eau Rouge concept, a car that the company says, …

Luxury Cars

Spied! We spotted this 2016 Jaguar crossover mule undergoing testing with a hacked together XF body. Is it just us, or do you wish we could just have a lifted XF after seeing this? Spy shots --> http://bit.ly/1cAWNO7

Noticias del Motor y Revista de Coches

Compactos<p>Por Javier López<p>El nuevo Volkswagen Polo GTi está disponible desde 23.200 euros con descuentos. Esta cifra lo hace competir directamente con …

Un Audi RS6 Avant muy invernal. Jon Olsson por fin encuentra su “coche de empresa” ideal

David Villarreal | @davidvillarreal |<p>Jon Olsson es un esquiador sueco, pero también un tipo interesante al que seguimos los amantes del motor y al …

Lamborghini Aventador LP988 Edizione GT, por DMC

<b>DMC</b> es un preparador alemán especializado en vehículos de Lamborghini, Ferrari, Maserati y Aston Martin. Su próxima creación se basa en el …

2015 Cadillac Escalade Mini-Configurator Reveals Trims, Colors

For those wanting to spec out their new 2015 Cadillac Escalade and Escalade ESV, a new mini-configurator is live on the automaker’s consumer site. Although Cadillac hasn’t revealed pricing for the 2015 Escalade, the luxury SUV will be available in three trim levels, three interior combinations, …

The Big Picture: My Favorite Toyota

I suspect Toyota‘s U.S. management team would be happy if <i>Motor Trend</i> — and the other members of what it calls “the enthusiast media” — would just quietly go away. Of course, they are way too PR savvy to say so out loud, but the distinct vibe you get these days at Toyota’s U.S. headquarters in …

TOTD: What’s Your List of Top 10 Cars of 2013?

There’s no denying that 2013 was a memorable year full of car launches and news. We’ve already shared our best and most memorable cars and experiences we’ve had in 2013, and we even listed the top 10 most popular web articles. Now it’s your turn. What’s your list of top 10 cars of 2013?<p>Feel free to …

Nissan Gets Sporty with Sedan Concept for Detroit [2014 Detroit Auto Show]

Nissan has announced its concept-car lineup for the 2014 Detroit auto show, and the automaker is putting a solid emphasis on sportiness. Alongside the pair of IDx concepts Nissan showed at the 2013 Tokyo auto show is a new, yet-unnamed concept referred to only as a “sports sedan.” The car’s vague …

Detroit Auto Show

Range Rover Hybrid takes on India's craziest roads

2013 Skoda Octavia long-term test - first report - What Car?

Audi Sport Quattro Laser Light Concept: Maintaining Audi’s Lighting Leadership [2014 CES]

Audi prides itself on what it calls its lighting leadership—essentially the automaker’s love of all things LED—what with the brand’s signature LED running-light design, and its early adoption of full-LED head- and taillights. But LEDs are becoming ubiquitous, and the tech has even begun to trickle …

Audi

Analyst Predicts GM Will Purchase Tesla This Year—We Have Our Doubts

Yra Harris, a trader at Praxis Trading, speculated in an interview with CNBC this week that General Motors might buy Tesla in 2014. Harris, known for his low-key, professional demeanor, noted that Tesla valuations are currently in “la la land,” but a purchase at a reasonable value would be a “deal …

Tesla

2014 SRT Viper TA Track Drive

Taming a 640-HP Super Serpent<p>Confession: The 2014 SRT Viper TA is the first Viper I have driven. Like its namesake, the Viper has a reputation for biting its driver at the limits. In fact, professional racer Randy Pobst said about the Viper at the 2013’s Best Driver’s Car competition, “I broke a …

2014 BMW 328i GT xDrive28 First Test

Redshift: The 3 Expands to Fit Three or More<p>Not too long ago, if you walked into a BMW showroom and wanted an entry-level family car, your choice was a 3 Series, either sedan or wagon. Today, you have your choice of a sedan, a wagon, and now the GT. But that’s not all. You also have the X3, and, if …

2014 Volvo XC90 First Test

Past Its Prime, But Still Good<p>The 2014 Volvo XC90 was the subject of many jokes around the office not because it’s an awful car, but simply because it’s old. Really old. First introduced to the market in 2004, the XC90 was a fresh take on the SUV segment with sexy and daring styling unlike anything …

Audi to Launch New TT Next Year, Trademarks Four Nameplates

SQ2 and SQ4 Among the Trademarked Nameplates<p>The third-generation Audi TT will launch sometime next year, the automaker announced today. The news comes just a few months after a TT prototype was caught roaming the streets with a number of its competitors including the BMW Z4 and the Mercedes-Benz …

Mercedes E63 AMG Wagon: Faster Than a Speeding Bullet? Just About - The Kiinote

A year ago, I described the Mercedes-Benz C63 AMG Black Series as “a track-to-street tour de force.” With a 510-hp naturally aspirated V-8, 15.4-inch brakes, and 19-inch forged wheels with R-compound Dunlops, the C Black was (and is), in my humble opinion, right there with the Porsche 911 Carrera S …

Audi SQ5: SQueal Away into the Night - Kiinote

At every Of the Year competition, there’s undoubtedly one vehicle that surprises me the most — and it’s not necessarily the vehicle that goes on to win. In 2010, the sixth-generation Volkswagen GTI blew me away with its standout style and stats. But many of my colleagues were more impressed with …

New BMW X4, Refreshed X3 Will Lead SUV Overhaul in 2014

It’s the year of the “Sports Activity Coupe” next year, as BMW is getting ready to introduce the all-new X4 crossover in addition to the next-generation X6.<p>While we’ve spied the X4 looking near production-ready a couple times before, the crossover will appear in the flesh at the 2014 New York auto …

Spied: Mercedes-Benz CLS63 AMG Shooting Brake Hides Its Face

This Mercedes-Benz CLS63 AMG Shooting Brake was caught with a few pieces of camouflage, but don’t get your hopes up too much because this special Benz variant is still not headed to the U.S. However, this tester may indicate that the CLS63 AMG four-door sedan we do get stateside might be due for a …

Audi R8 is Most Expensive Prize Awarded on ‘The Price is Right’

The long-running show “The Price is Right” has awarded many cars in its history, but this one might be the best one yet: An Audi R8 V8 Spyder. And with a value tagged at $157,300, the drop-top Audi is also the most expensive prize awarded in the show’s history.<p>News of the record-breaking win was …