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Destiny Update Arrives With Crota’s End Raid Fixes

Iron Banner returns Tuesday, January 13 at 1:00 a.m. PST.<p>Bungie rolled out a Destiny-Hot-Fix---01122015/en/News/News?aid=12485" target="_blank" …

Playlist

This is what the Ford GT will sound like at Le Mans

Ford's EcoBoost V6 has already gone racing, and it sounds incredible.<p>Ford's new GT features a 3.5-liter twin-turbo V6 that started life as an option for its F-150 pickup—and has evolved <i>far</i> beyond its humble origins.<p>The potential of the mid-sized EcoBoost engine was recognized by privateers and …

Sports Cars

Designers' Night: The Annual Detroit Bash – Auto Show

When Ford Motor Company unveiled the Ford GT40 concept at the 2002 North American International Auto Show, the designer Camilo Pardo became an auto-industry star. Pardo was already a local Detroit legend, and his reach extended beyond his day job at Ford. He led something of a dual life—designer by …

Sports Cars

Local Motors 3D-Printed a Car at the Detroit Auto Show

Local shows off the Strati by printing one right on the showroom floor.<p>Local Motors is joining the Detroit maker movement: The company 3D-printed an electric car at the North American International Auto Show, the three-part printing process ushering in the company's midcycle refresh of its Strati. …

BMW i Electric Car Sales Surge For 2014; More To Come, Company Says

Introduced in Germany late in 2013, and on sale in North America starting last May, the BMW i3 electric car has produced sales figures higher than …

Audi's Virtual Reality Shows You Every Car Configuration

Checking out cars at the dealership is a crapshoot: You’re forever at the mercy of the inventory on the lot, and if you’re looking for a rare options combo, you’re probably out of luck. But what if you could peruse every possible variant of the car you’re interested in, virtually, from the comfort …

Virtual Reality

Ford Reserving Aluminum Construction for Light-Duty Trucks

Despite spending billions to transform the 2015 F-150 into the strongest beer can on wheels, Ford doesn’t think it can profit from aluminum-intensive passenger cars. According to executive vice president Joe Hinrichs, the automaker is limiting aluminum development to the light-duty truck …

Fuel Efficiency

BMW Teases New 1-Series Hatchback, Reveal Coming Tomorrow: Video

BMW is set to reveal a new model tomorrow, and from what we can ascertain from this teaser video the new model will be the updated 1-Series Hatchback …

Hyundai Sonata's slow sales start to trigger more daring redesign

On paper, the latest Hyundai Sonata has been a winner. The sedan sold 216,936 units in 2014, around 13,000 more than the previous year, and the new model posted healthy year-over-year gains in both December and November. However, according to a report from <i>Wards Auto</i>, the Korean brand isn't happy …

5 Trends That Will Shape the Car World in 2015

Why horsepower, plug-in hybrids, and the Ford Motor Company will dominate this year.<p>Why horsepower, plug-in hybrids, and the Ford Motor Company will dominate this year.

Daimler CEO Zetsche answers 'Most likely' to question of a Maybach SUV

When Dieter Zetsche was asked about the possibility of getting Maybach, the reimagined Mercedes-Benz ultra-luxury sub-brand, into the premium SUV game, the Daimler CEO reportedly told <i>Auto Express</i>, "Most likely."<p>Those two little words aren't a firm answer – let alone an indication of timing – but we …

BMW Swoops Into Super Bowl With 60 Seconds For i3 EV

BMW has decided to re-join the Super Bowl advertising family with a 60-second spot for its i3 all-electric vehicle. By buying space on one of the world’s biggest advertising platforms for as much as $9 million, the German luxury-car leader is trying to gain more ground on Tesla and the vaunted …

Electric Vehicles

1857 Renault 4CV

This 1957 Renault 4CV is described as a barn find, though the ad does include a before photo of the car covered in dust in an actual barn. Paint …

What you missed on 1.15.15

<b>Highway To Hellcat: The 2,000-hp journey</b><p>Senior Editor Steven Ewing embarked on an epic road trip recently – a 1,600 mile drive through the American southwest. To make it even better, the cars driven were super fast SRT creations: the Dodge Charger Hellcat, Challenger Hellcat, and Viper. It was an …

Tesla Model X Crossover Is Finally Coming In "Early 2016"

Tesla Motors just quietly revealed some details about its long-awaited Model X crossover. According to the electric carmaker’s website, new orders for the family truckster will be delivered in “early 2016.”<p>A bit of chronology here: Tesla first showed the Model X concept to the world in early 2012, …

Tesla

Shelby GT350 Mustang should start around $50K

Figure $70K for the GT350R, so, cheaper than the Z/28.<p>While the leaked order guide sheds some light on the equipment packages offered for the new Shelby Mustangs, pricing for the GT350 and GT350R officially remains as much a mystery as the cars' final power numbers.<p>[embed_gallery gid='6005' …

No Reserve: V8 Swapped 1959 Austin Healey 100-6 Project

This 1959 100-6 (chassis BN6L4528) was converted to Ford 289 power in the 70’s and has been off the road since sometime shortly afterward. Though the …

'84 MotorWeek Cherokee, Bronco and Blazer comparison indulges your SUV nostalgia

These days, truck-based, full-frame SUVs are somewhat of a rarity on the auto landscape due to the rapid rise in popularity of easier-driving, car-based crossovers. Although, without the gradually building popularity of these chunky, high-riding vehicles decades ago, it's unlikely that America's …

Race Ready: 1957 Elva MkIIB

This 1957 Elva MkIIB (chassis 100/49) is described as one of 13 built, the seller adding that it retains its original aluminum body and runs a …

BMW to Show i3 Commercial During Super Bowl XLIX

BMW plans to drop big bucks on a Super Bowl ad for the first time in four years with a 60-second spot for the i3 electric car.

Media Management

Dodge Challenger Scat Pack: A Sublime Burnout Machine - Video

Sure, the Hellcat is the Dodge that makes all the headlines. And rightfully so, as the idea of a 707-horsepower coupe being offered for less than …

2017 Ford F-150 Raptor Built, Reviewed in Just 3 Minutes!

Ford’s new F-150 Raptor pickup only just debuted at the 2015 Detroit auto show, but we’ve already managed to get our hands on one. Literally—the truck, like, fits in our hands. And who knew Ford shipped its new vehicles as kits wrapped in plastic? Anyway, we sourced our truck from Ford’s show stand …

Autos

Wrong-pedal car-wash crash becomes disastrous YouTube gold

Elderly driver's wild, destructive ride was all caught on security camera<p>Sacramento's Quick Quack Car Wash suffered some sizable damage on Friday, when an elderly driver mashed the wrong pedal and tore through the automated car wash tunnel before crashing to a halt in the vacuum bay.<p>The business is …

This is how Bentley packs a W12 into the Continental

An entire W12 fits in a tiny space ahead of the front wheels.<p>Back in October, Senior Editor Jason Cammisa drove the 2015 Bentley Continental GT Speedfor the first time. He was impressed, mostly, but the important point was that he wrote the following:<p>The prodigious cornering grip is amusingly …

1943 Ford GTB-G622 "Burma Jeep"

This 1943 <i>Burma Jeep</i> is a WWII design used exclusively in the Pacific Theather and mostly by the Navy and Marines. A flathead six works through a …

One of 406: 1981 924 Carrera GT

This 1981 Porsche 924 Carrera GT (chassis WP0ZZZ937BN700150) is one of a few hundred Group 4 homologation cars made. Factory coded type 937, …

2015 Subaru WRX Manual

The fourth-generation Subaru WRX is better on pavement than ever before. But it doesn't forsake its rally-car rawness.<p>From the April 2016 issue<p>It was a fitting send-off. Michigan’s late-hitting winter finally spilled a couple of inches of snow on the December day that our 2015 Subaru WRX’s odometer …

First China-Built Car Headed To The U.S. This Year

Largely lost in the tumult of bombastic sports car and pickup truck introductions at this year’s North American International Auto Show in Detroit was the quiet news that the first “Made in China” car to be sold in the United States will debut this summer.<p>The question is not so much which one, but …

Made in China