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Detroit Electric SP:01 electric sports car final design unveiled

Detroit Electric is a company that was founded back in 1907 and was revived to build pure electric cars in Detroit. The company started talking up …

Detroit Electric shows new fastback style for SP:01

There's been a proud history of basing electric sports cars off of the Lotus Elise. Its lightweight architecture has formed the basis for the original Tesla Roadster, the PG Elektrus, the Rinspeed sQuba concept, the Zytek Elise prototype and the Dodge Circuit EV show car. But those projects have …

Toyota i-Road Electric City Car: Here's How It Leans

Toyota might not be planning to invest in a mainstream electric vehicle for the U.S. anytime soon, but now, globally, it has this oddity: the …

PHOTOS: 2015 BMW X5 M

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Audi to unveil limited-edition R8 competition car at L.A. Auto Show

Audi will bring a limited-edition R8 to the Los Angeles Auto Show next month, one that highlights the strengths of the dramatic, mid-engine sports car that has been around since 2007.<p>With a naturally-aspirated V-10 engine making 570 horsepower, all-wheel-drive and a seven-speed dual-clutch …

Next-gen Chevy Volt gets bigger engine and more range

All-new Voltec drivetrain boosts acceleration and efficiency, cuts weight.<p>The second generation Chevy Volt is set to launch in the second half of 2015, but the company is already giving us a peek at what will be under the hood(and passenger compartment): Next year's model will squeeze a 20 percent …

Electric Vehicles

Chevy showcases four concepts at Sao Paul

Chevrolet has rolled in to Sao Paulo this year with not one, not two, but four new concept cars. Only by concept cars, in this case we mean concept versions of existing production models.<p>Arguably the most exciting among them is the Onix Track Day concept. It's based on the Onix hatchback which GM …

2015 Audi A3 TDI Diesel: Best Car To Buy 2015 Nominee

The first of our five nominees for Green Car Reports' 2015 Best Car To Buy award is the new 2015 Audi A3 TDI, the diesel version of Audi's new …

6 Automaker Performance-Driving Schools Detailed – Feature

2014 Ford Fiesta ST<p>We think every performance-car buyer should go to driving school. And we’re not talking about the type that the judge sentences you to for speeding. What we’re talking about is a high-performance driving class that teaches you how to tap a vehicle’s true performance. Such schools …

New Audi R8 Competition: Fastest, Most-Powerful Audi Ever Built

Do you find the “regular” Audi R8 just a bit too pedestrian? Looking for something with a little extra oomph and exclusivity? Audi just unveiled the answer for you: The R8 Competition, a 570-hp tribute to Audi’s R8 LMS race cars—and it’s the fastest, most-powerful, and most-limited version of the …

Cars Coming to an Auto Show Near You

The best place to see the newest sheetmetal is at an auto show, and while not everyone is able to make it to the venues on the international circuit, you can still catch the latest and greatest at your local auto show. Here are some of the cars you might see at a show near you, and a few to watch …

Introducing The Most Powerful Audi Ever: R8 V10 Competition

Audi R8 “competition” is the most powerful Audi production vehicle ever made, with a factory-certified 0-60 MPH time of 3.2 seconds and a top speed of 199 MPH. That alone should be enough to lure 60 US buyers to Audi dealers to place orders in the next ten days. This car is the final flourish, the …

What you missed on 10.29.14

<b>2015 Dodge Charger SRT Hellcat</b><p>What's black, white and red all over? Not sure? Okay, what's black, white and red all over, boasts a stonkin' 707-horsepower supercharged V8 underhood, four doors with plenty of room for a party of five and a trunk big enough for all their stuff? That's right: It's the …

2015 Ford Mustang: Best Car To Buy Nominee

A completely new Mustang doesn’t come along very often. In fact, in 50 years of the original pony car, there have only been five generations until …

Sports Cars

New Ford Monitoring System Keeps Tabs On Cops

Have you ever slammed on the brakes at the sight of a police car and wondered what it would be like to turn the tables on the people with the radar …