Mike Thibodeaux

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Pirelli Is Launching Smart Tires That Can Monitor Wear and Load

Future tires will communicate to the cloud as well as your palms.<p>As more household objects gain sensors and computing power, Wi-Fi–connected refrigerators and Bluetooth toilets will ensconce us in the all-knowing cloud. We’ll never need a text to tell us that we’re low on beer or TP. But the one …

Automotive Industry

1969 McLaren M6GT Coupe

Before the legendary McLaren F1 and current offerings like the 720S and Senna, there was the M6GT coupe. The first road-legal car made by McLaren, …

Sports Cars

Porsche Does Not Know How Spy Shots Work

Porsche, the German automaker that makes performance cars for watch collectors, has sadly become confused on the meaning of words and the industry …

Automotive Industry

2019 Toyota Supra Confirmed To Offer A Four-Cylinder Option

This revelation also leaves us with some new questions.<p>It seems like we learn something new about the forthcoming Toyota Supra almost every day. The …

Sports Cars

Toyota Confirms a Four-Cylinder Supra

MY FRIENDS. I come bearing good tidings. After friend-of-Jalopnik Bozi Tatarevic found documents detailing two separate Supra powertrain options, …

Sports Cars

Polestar 2 Likely To Boast 350-Mile Range, Tesla Model 3 Price

Polestar’s COO Jonathan Goodman revealed that the upcoming all-electric Polestar 2 is expected to boast a range of 350 miles (563 km).<p>Volvo’s …

Tesla Model 3

This Peugeot Rally Car Might Have the Best-Sounding Rotary Engine

Don't believe us? Just listen.<p>This 20B triple-rotor Peugeot buggy makes an incredible shriek at full-throttle. It might just be the best-sounding rotary there is.<p><i>Welcome to Better Than Coffee, your daily dose of car sounds designed to help you kick that caffeine habit.</i><p><i>If you can't see the YouTube</i> …

Peugeot

Here’s how a Tesla Model S holds up after 400,000 miles in 3 years

Tesla’s vehicles are becoming increasingly popular with taxi and shuttle services, which are pushing their vehicles a lot over short periods of time – giving us a good glimpse at how the cars hold up with high mileage.<p>Tesloop, a Tesla-only shuttle service based in Southern California, recently had …

Electric Vehicles

Porsche 908 Short Tail heads to Monterey Car Week auction

The vintage Porsche market is hot right now. From 964's reimagined by Singer to even older 911s, people are prepared to pour primo cash for an old …

Classic Cars

See This Pagani Convoy Led By Horacio Himself In His HP Barchetta

So many AMG engines, yet no Mercedes cars.<p>Pagani set up shop in Modena back in 1992, but it wasn’t until 1999 when the Zonda was launched as a …

Supercars

Tesla Model 3 Dual Motor and Performance versions get official EPA ratings

Tesla Model 3 Dual Motor and Performance versions got their official EPA ratings last night, which is generally the last step enabling the automaker to start deliveries of the vehicles to customers.<p>Last weekend, we had already caught a glimpse of the Monroney sticker revealing that the Tesla Model …

Tesla Model 3

Ever Wonder How McLarens Are Built?

Wonder no more as this video shows how the supercars are hand-assembled at the McLaren Production Center in Woking.<p>3,340. That’s how many cars …

Carbon Fiber

The New Porsche Macan Teased Ahead Of Launch

The new Porsche Macan will be made official later this month and now Porsche has started teasing their refreshed SUV ahead of its launch.<p>Porsche has …

Sea Level

Here's How Your Kids Can Build Lego Models Digitally and Then Buy Their Own Creations

The best way to get your kids into Legos is to hand them a tub of Lego bricks and say, “Here, go wild.” But eventually, they may want to think even …

Lego

Biturbo Lamborghini Huracán Has 850+ HP And No Rear Bumper

It’s a high-powered piece of art.<p>It’s hard to hate on someone else’s idea of the perfect car. You may not like or endorse what others want, but so …

Sports Cars

Unique Porsche Carrera GT signal yellow demands £937,000

Its chassis number plaque reads 911. We're not sure what to feel about it.<p>When talking about Porsche, it’s hard not to mention the Carrera GT. It was …

Porsche

Watch To Find Out What’s Inside A Tesla Tire

Ever wonder what’s inside a tire? How about a “Tesla” tire?The family over at <i>What’s Inside</i> recently got a nail in their Tesla Model X tire. Easy fix …

runflat

Bruno Senna Rips An Awesome Burnout In A Senna At Goodwood

The lightweight McLaren Senna supercar made a run up the Goodwood hill this weekend with Bruno Senna at the wheel. The nephew of Formula One’s …

Sports Cars

Nio EP9 sets fastest time for street-legal cars at Goodwood Festival of Speed

Nio EP9's electric hypercar has set the fastest time for a street-legal car in the Goodwood Festival of Speed's famous hill climb.<p>The car ran a time …

Electric Vehicles

BMW 8 Series walk around at Goodwood Festival of Speed

There are some pretty stunning and historic grand tourers at the Goodwood Festival of Speed. From classic Aston Martins to Jaguars to Ferraris, it’s …

BMW 8 Series

Porsche 911 Speedster Brings Its Retrolicious Body To Goodwood

Hopefully, Porsche will follow up with a production car.<p>Porsche is putting on quite a show this weekend at the Goodwood Festival of Speed to …

cars

IndyCar Pending Approval to Return to Laguna Seca in 2019

The series last raced at the Monterey, California track in 2004.<p>Getty Images<p>Caleb JacobsView Caleb Jacobs's Articles<p>twitter.com/calebjacobs0611<p>Recent …

Motorsport

Goodwood recreates iconic Bullitt car chase scene

The original Ford Mustang and Dodge Charger from the 1968 Steve McQueen movie go head-to-head at the Goodwood Festival of Speed

Sports Cars

1990 Porsche 911 reimagined by Singer interior shots

1 of 9<p>The 1990 Porsche 911 "reimagined by Singer" has a parallax white exterior and a Norfolk yellow interior.<p>2 of 9<p>The 1990 Porsche 911 "reimagined …

Parallax

Maserati Levante GTS debuts with Ferrari V8 and 550hp

If you’ve had your eye on the Maserati Levante Trofeo SUV but the $170,000 price tag was a bit too much for your budget, consider yourself lucky. At …

Levante

Can midengine ‘Vette halt skidding sales?

Can the highly anticipated midengine Chevy Corvette help the sports car accelerate in the showroom? Plus, why putting ‘cars on carpet’ is not enough …

iTunes

Pininfarina's Back With a $2 Million Electric Hypercar

Author: Jack Stewart<p>07:00 am<p>Tesla can take credit for proving to the world that electric cars can be fun, and faster than their internal combustion …

Internal Combustion Engine

Maybe there is a job for you in Formula 1 right now

<b>Landing a job in Formula 1 has been and will always been the dream of many and with staff turnover in teams increasing plus growing demands of the</b> …

Employment

Top 10 Movie Cars

We pick ten of the best – or at least the most memorable – cars ever to feature on the silver screen

Comic Books

New Nissan GT-R aims to be ‘fastest super sports car in the world’

It's years away, but next-gen Godzilla will be ‘world's fastest brick’<p>The automotive press has spent five years hypothesizing about the next-generation Nissan GT-R, and the prognostications won't stop soon. <i>Autocar</i> spoke to Nissan head designer Alfonso Albaisa, who revealed that the design team …

Nissan GT-R