Christopher Hodges

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The 10 most offensive mistakes that got Top Gear in trouble [w/videos]

Clarkson is so recognizable a figure, anything and everything he says or does reflects on Top Gear, whether good or bad.<p>We happen to fancy ourselves as pretty good at taking a joke. In this day and age of political correctness and walking on eggshells so as not to offend anybody, it's almost …

New Toyota Supra, 2016 Jaguar XE, 2016 Cadillac ATS-V: Today’s Car News

A report out of Japan claims the new Toyota Supra based on the FT-1 concept car will make its debut in 2017. The platform underpinning the car is …

Cadillac considering more engines, Vsport model for Escalade

Want to roll in the latest Cadillac Escalade? You can get it with a 6.2-liter V8... or a 6.2-liter V8. Cadillac only offers the one engine option. But that may soon change.<p>According to the latest from <i>Automotive News</i>, Cadillac is contemplating a couple of new powertrain options for its blingin' big …

2016 Cadillac ATS-V Sedan hits the Nurburgring

Ignore the snaggletoothed Buick grille you see on this Cadillac ATS-V Sedan; that's classic misdirection. Everything else has popped out of its heavy camo and been laid bare for the world to see.<p>For us, this is the most exciting Cadillac in a hot minute. The ATS is the perfect platform to stuff a …

2016 Cadillac ATS-V Coupe drops body cladding for 'Ring run

The recipe for the 2016 Cadillac ATS-V Coupe is the same as the sedan: a 400+ hp twin-turbocharged 3.6-liter V6, beefy tires, a harder-core suspension, and big, fat flares. There's virtually no chance it'll be anything less than awesome. Check out 6 pics.<p>The recipe for the 2016 Cadillac ATS-V Coupe …

Cadillac Ponders Twin-Turbo V-6, Vsport, and Turbo-diesel Options

Before the end of the year, Cadillac will restore the uplevel Platinum version to its Escalade lineup of luxury SUVs. Moreover, the brand is considering a sporty derivative, a V-6 turbo-diesel, and a twin-turbocharged gasoline V-6. The new engines would complement the model’s 6.2-liter small-block …

Automotive Design

2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350 Spy Photos

Ford takes the wraps off its Boss 302 successor and sprinkles on some Voodoo.<p><b>What It Is:</b> The Shelby GT350 iteration of the new-for-2015 Ford Mustang, caught lapping the Nürburgring during development testing. If you’re wondering what makes this hot-looking Mustang a GT350 instead of, say, the 2016 …

Sports Cars

The Nissan Frontier Diesel Runner Has Tire-Scorching Torque And Top Fuel Efficiency. But Will It Be Built?

Nissan is seriously considering adding a Cummins diesel engine to the next generation of its Frontier midsize pickup truck, the gasoline version of which is expected to arrive within a year or so.<p>A test drive in a prototype with the new 2.8-liter four-cylinder diesel engine left a good impression, …