Phillip Évan Pikwane

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2016 Ferrari 488GTB Revealed! The 458 Successor Goes Turbo

A smaller engine, but it brings more power and more speed.<p>Can you feel the generational shift? That change in the supercar game comes from Ferrari, which has unveiled its new eight-cylinder, mid-engine sports-car standard-bearer, and the successor to the much-loved 458 Italia sees the …

Sports Cars

ZF 9-speed Automatic Problems Mount, Chrysler Releases Third Update for Cherokee

Problems with the ZF-designed nine-speed automatic transmission are continuing to pile up, with customer complaints continuing to roll in regarding new Jeep, Chrysler, and Acura models.<p>A recent report from <i>Automotive News</i> said Fiat-Chrysler would be updating software for the transverse-mounted 9HP …

Autos

Analysis: Cadillac Escalade Commercial Marches to a Different Drummer

<b>What We See:</b> We open on a classical, over-the-top Hollywood depiction of ancient Egypt, replete with golden pyramids and big-ass Tutankhamen statues. To a driving beat worthy of an FSU drum major, David Bowie’s urgent “Fame” provides a compelling soundtrack (even if the song’s meaning is a bit …

Red Sea

Rumor Has It The New Nissan GT-R Is Coming in 2018

The current Nissan GT-R is still a monster. With a 545-hp twin-turbo, tenacious all-wheel-drive, and a zero-to-60 time that can dip below three seconds, it earned the “Godzilla” nickname long ago. But it has been on sale in the U.S. since 2008, and while the car has received plenty of mild updates …

Automotive Design

Buy Your Own Experimental Navy Warship for Just $180K

This is the <i>Sea Slice</i>, an experimental Littoral Combat Ship (LCS) and perhaps the coolest craft currently available to civilians. No one else in Monaco or even Lake Havasu will have one, and for a craft that cost $15 million in the late 1990s, the current price is a steal at just $180,000.<p>Lockheed …

Boats

Land Rover Defender Bows Out with Three Final Editions

The venerable Land Rover, launched in 1948 and renamed the Defender by marketing types in 1990, will reach the end of the road this December. Although it has been gone from U.S. shores for more than a decade, the Defender has been plugging along in other markets. With its gutless four-cylinder …

Land Rover