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The Mustang GT’s V8 Is the Most Under-Appreciated Engine Out Right Now

The GT is constantly overshadowed by its Shelby sibling. Let's take a second to appreciate the newest Coyote engine.<p>When the current Mustang was introduced, one of the biggest upgrades was the more powerful V8 engine. Eager to rev and fantastic to listen to, it was only overshadowed by the …

Sports Cars

Mazda Actually Listened and Gave the Next MX-5 More Power

When Mazda introduced the latest generation MX-5, some saw it as bittersweet. On the one hand, Mazda shaved a couple of hundred pounds off relative …

Mazda

Review: The all-new Nissan Kicks is a compact crossover built for urbanites

The 2018 Nissan Kicks, a compact crossover built and bred for urban life, is just that. It makes no grand illusions about what else it may actually do.<p>There’s no all-wheel drive or even a fancy engine cover under the hood, nor is there a huge amount of power in that engine. Forget about an optional …

Nissan

The 2019 Honda Insight is the anti-Prius

The 2019 Honda Insight looks inoffensively normal, and in hybrid terms that makes it odder than most. At a time when you can typically spot a hybrid …

Electric Vehicles

New, American-Made 2019 Volvo S60

The new 2019 Volvo S60 sedan, unveiled today, wears fresh, dramatic sheet metal wrapped around a modern platform shared with several recent Volvo …

Made in America

The 2019 Mazda Miata Is Doing The Dang Thing And Bringing 181 HP To America

Just over a week ago, Mazda Japan announced its 2019 Mazda Miata—the light, little car everyone either loves (or hates because everyone else loves …

Mazda

The 2019 Volvo S60 Is Slick As Hell

Volvo unveiled the third-generation, 2019 Volvo S60 today, and, I have to say, it’s a silver fox of a sedan. It also represents a bold bet on the …

Volvo

MX-5 Is Getting More Power for 2019! - Official Photos and Info

Mazda

Why Volkswagen and Ford are Teaming Up

Volkswagen AG and Ford announced on Tuesday that they will be looking into organizing a partnership that could include projects such as a joint …

Cardiff University

Five Things You Should Know About Your Front-Wheel Drive God King, The Honda Civic Type R

Were you aware that the Honda Civic Type R uses a Mitsubishi Heavy Industries TD04 turbocharger, running up 23 pounds of boost to make all of the …

Honda Civic

Watch Tesla build a giant tent for its new Model 3 assembly line in three weeks

Tesla needs a bigger factory. The electric carmaker’s Fremont, California plant was already “busting at the seams” last year to produce the luxury Model S and Model X SUV. Now with the company aiming this month for Model 3 production to reach 5,000 cars a week—and annual production to hit 500,000 …

Tesla

The 2019 Audi A1 Sportback Is the New Face of Premium Tinyness

If it were sold here, it’d give the Mini Cooper a run for its money.<p>In the Old World, the mantra “bigger is better” does not hold true. Europe’s roads are jam-packed, parking spaces are scarce. There, luxury and premium cars can be small. The best example is the Audi A1; loosely based on the …

Audi

2019 Mercedes-Benz C300 Sedan gets a little more style, a lot more tech

Mercedes-Benz

Tesla’s Model 3 Could Destroy Elon Musk’s Company

It won’t hit the road for two years, it won’t be as cheap as promised, and it will be plagued with problems.<p>Way back in 2006, Tesla Motors CEO Elon …

Tesla

Confirmed: Mazda MX-5 Miata gets more power for 2019

The rumors were true: Mazda's darling MX-5 Miata is getting a number of updates for the 2019 model year.<p>The biggest update is found under the hood, where the Miata gets a nice increase in power. Though it uses the same 2.0-liter Skyactiv-G engine as before, the 2019 MX-5 makes 181 horsepower -- an …

Smart Cities

The Most Expensive Cars to Insure - This List May Surprise You

When you're shopping around for a car, you might think that the budget for your car insurance premium will be relative to the price of the car, but …

Personal Information

2017 Mazda CX-5 Review - Long-Term Update 5

Mazda

2018 Honda HR-V: Initial details for Australia, here in August

<b>Honda Australia</b> has released preliminary information for the updated <b>2018 HR-V range</b>, headlined by the standard fitment of autonomous emergency …

Honda

Reminder: The Honda Civic Type-R Is Very Quick

Honda just set a new front-wheel drive production car lap record at Spa, which it's already done at the Nürburgring and Magny-Cours.<p>Following the tradition started with the previous-generation (non-U.S.) Civic Type-R, Honda is trying to score as many front-wheel drive lap records as its press …

Honda Civic

Honda has Seven of 12 KBB.com Best Buy Ratings, But Still Climbing Out of Quality Problems

Ford is getting out of the sedan business. FCA is barely still in it. General Motors and Ford bailed out on minivans many years ago. There are segments of the car market, it seems, that Detroit just can’t figure out in the new century.<p>That problem does not appear to live at Honda headquarters. The …

General Motors

Chevy Offers Loaner Bolt To Couple Who Lost Tesla Model S To Fire

Chevrolet has graciously stepped forward to offer the owners of that Tesla Model S that recently caught fire while in motion a loaner Chevy Bolt …

Electric Vehicles

The 2019 Volvo V60 Is Even Cooler Than Its Plaid Seats

I love the way the 2019 Volvo V60 layers luxury car fanciness with station wagon usefulness. It might look a little faster than it is, but what the …

Luxury Lifestyle

2019 Honda Insight

1 of 30<p>The new Honda Insight shares 80 percent or so of its chassis with the Civic, but its hybrid drivetrain garners 52 mpg combined.<p>2 of 30<p>Honda …

Honda

Why Did Tesla Shutdown Model 3 Production Again?

Street Insider is reporting that Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) Model 3 production has restarted after the most recent shut down – this time for about a week - …

Tesla

2019 Volvo S60 sedan gets teased one last time before tomorrow's reveal

The wraps will come off the first U.S.-built Volvo<p>Volvo is getting ready to unveil its new S60 sedan tomorrow in Gothenburg, Sweden. New teaser shots are cropping up on Instagram and elsewhere, with familiar modern Volvo details visible under the sheet, including the "Thor's Hammer" headlights and …

Siblings

Honda Civic Type R Sets New Record at Spa-Francorchamps

Video shows the record run<p>The Honda Civic Type R has been breaking lap records left and right. This time, the hot hatch clocked a time of 2 minutes, 53.72 seconds at the Spa-Francorchamps circuit in Belgium, a new record for a production car with front-wheel drive.<p>The new time chips away at the …

Honda Civic

Kia Niro crash test, first Tesla Model 3 Performance AWD, and falling battery prices: Today's Car News

The Kia Niro (mostly) aced the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety's crash tests. Tesla has built the first Model 3 Performance AWD variant. …

Tesla Model 3

Tesla Model 3: Elon Musk Reveals Surprising Method to Reach Production Goal

Elon Musk is using some unconventional means to ship the Tesla Model 3 in big quantities. Aerial shots show the company’s Fremont plant is using a …

Tesla

Jimny crickets, Suzuki's small new SUV is totes adorbs

Suzuki

2019 Audi A1 images leaked

It appears the fearsome premium brand battle ground is shifting to the smaller end of the markets, with leaked images of Audi’s new A1 baby showing a …

Audi