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Next-Gen Mazda CX-9 Prototype Caught Testing With an Acura MDX

Mazda last week revealed a teaser sketch of the upcoming Koeru concept, which is likely a preview for the next-generation CX-9. Now, spy photographers caught a Mazda CX-9 prototype testing in Southern California alongside an Acura MDX.<p>The prototype features a few hints of the Koeru concept sketch. …

2016 Cadillac CTS 2.0T AWD 8-speed Automatic

If six speeds are good, then eight are great, right?<p>If any product deserves the lion’s share of credit for Cadillac’s ever-ongoing renaissance, it’s the CTS. It was a promising sports sedan when it debuted for 2003, but it took the refinements of the second generation launched five years later …

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Parting Out, Part Four: How to Sell Car Parts on eBay

After buying a 1992 SC400 to get its suspension for restoring a different car, Murilee Martin set out to make his money back by parting out the 20-year-old luxury car. In this final installment, he sells parts on eBay to see whether it's possible to come out ahead.<p>After buying a 1992 SC400 to get …

2013 Honda CBR600RR: The Power of Aero

The 2013 Honda CBR600RR doesn't claim massive mechanical updates compared to its predecessor, but the sportbike's seemingly nominal body redesign has a surprisingly significant effect on the motorcycle's function. Sure, the streetbike happens to look a whole lot like Honda's race-focused RC213V …

Detroit Electric Reveals Two-Seat, All-Electric SP:01 Sports Car in the Motor City

An old name returned to Motor City Wednesday evening, riding in on what we believe to be a re-purposed Lotus Elise chassis. Under the moniker SP:01, the first vehicle offered by the newly re-christened Detroit Electric Company was introduced to the automotive world. The Detroit manufacturer …

Elise

The Continental: The Good, the Bad, and the Ho-Hum from the 2013 New York Auto Show

<i>Each week, our German correspondent slices and dices the latest rumblings, news, and quick-hit driving impressions from the other side of the pond. His byline may say Jens Meiners, but we simply call him . . . the Continental.</i><p>Another New York auto show has come and gone, and this year’s was a good …

2013 Subaru WRX STI Special Edition 360-Degree Photos – Feature

The brightest spotlight at New York auto show may have been reserved for Subaru’s stunning WRX concept, an aggressively flared preview of the next-generation Rex and its high-performance STI stablemate. Those new cars, due sometime in the next year on their own platform, will succeed models that …

Ron Howard's New Movie Rush Recreates One of F1's Greatest Driver Battles

As F1 racing stages a comeback here in the States—this season it’s on NBC Sports, not to mention the new track down in Austin, Texas—along comes a movie about the sport that could move it closer to the forefront of the public’s mind. From none other than director Ron Howard comes a new flick, <i>Rush</i>, …

Audi Reportedly in Talks to Purchase Alfa Romeo

Alfa Romeo’s 4C will continue to look as gorgeous as it does, even if it winds up being property of Audi.

Alfa Romeo

2014 Maserati Ghibli

It really is a baby Quattroporte.<p><b>We’ve driven the Maserati Ghibli—click here and here to read our reviews!</b><p>Its hand forced by the faceless and unrepentant spoilsport known as the internet, Maserati has released the first images of the 2014 Ghibli ahead of its debut at this year’s Shanghai auto show. …

Fuel-Efficient Car News

Jaguar is the latest automaker to take on Tesla and the first to edge it on price and performance. The 2019 Jaguar I-Pace is an all-electric compact crossover starting at $69,500 (excluding the $7,500 federal tax credit and available state rebates), which is exactly $10,000 less than the only other …