Autos

2017 Shelby Mustang Super Snake Marks a 50th Anniversary with up to 750 HP

Ford just showed us its upcoming 2018 refresh for the sixth-generation Mustang, but Shelby American isn’t done with the 2017 model just yet. To celebrate the 50th anniversary of Carroll Shelby’s original high-performance Super Snake, which was released back in 1967, Shelby American has revived the …

Engineering

A Porsche Panamera Wagon Will Go on Sale Later This Year

Look for the production long-roof Panamera to make its debut at the Geneva Motor Show in March.<p>Back in 2012, Porsche showed off a Panamera station wagon concept, called the Panamera Sport Turismo (pictured above), at the Paris Motor Show. But while it didn't head to production for that generation, …

Supercars

FIRST DRIVE: 2017 BMW 530i M Sport

What do you do when you have a fantastic-selling product that simply won’t stop selling well, despite it being old? You make small changes, update …

BMW

Here's Why We Think the 2018 Mustang GT Could Make 455 Horsepower

We've got a suspicion that the V8 Mustang will get a 20-horsepower boost, based on a sneaky little hint from Ford.<p>When we first saw the 2018 Ford Mustang last week, Ford was being coy about exact specifications. Both the GT and the EcoBoost will get horsepower and torque increases Ford said, though …

Ford Mustang

This Is A Supremely Good Video About The Jaguar XJ220

The Jaguar XJ220 is a legendary British car from the 1990s, and <i>Victory By Design</i> is a similarly legendary British show from the 1990s. Hosted by …

Jaguar XJ

2017 Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT

Still America's beast.<p>It can be argued that the propagation of crossovers and SUVs has been driven by customers’ pragmatic concerns. Automakers’ efforts to add sexiness and actual <i>sportiness</i> to the sport-utility genre has produced awesome products on its fringe, such as the bawdy, Hemi-powered Jeep …

Jeep

Bernie Ecclestone is out as head of Formula 1

Several outlets are reporting that Bernie Ecclestone, the 86-year-old dynamo who has been both a controversial and effective leader of Formula 1 for years, is officially out. The move comes as part of a leadership shuffle orchestrated by the new owners of F1, Liberty Media, reports …

Formula One

Next Subaru Crosstrek Previewed Ahead of Geneva

Time for a complete overhaul<p>Free Price Quote From a Local Dealer<p>View Special Offers<p>No Obligation, Fast & Simple Free New Car Quote<p>Change Car<p>Subaru will bring out a new version of the Crosstrek at the Geneva Motor Show in March. Judging from a teaser photo revealed today, the Crosstrek, known as the …

Concept Cars

The 550-HP Range Rover Sport SVR Is Quicker on Snow Than a '53 Corvette on Pavement

Land Rover did some acceleration runs on asphalt, grass, gravel, snow, mud and sand to show us what 550hp and all-wheel drive can do.<p>The Range Rover Sport SVR is the angry bird of Jaguar-Land Rover's lineup, an SUV with a 550-horsepower supercharged V8 and driving modes that make it quick on any …

Land Rover

‘Tesla will not stop innovating’ and introduce ‘major updates every 12 to 18 months’, says Elon Musk

Tesla doesn’t use the same annual model cycle as most automakers and it can result in some difficulties for customers trying to time their order in an attempt to get the latest features. Apparently, Tesla has no plan to conform to the industry standard despite some customers complaining.<p>Of course, …

Tesla

Bernie Ecclestone: F1 chief executive 'forced out' of role, says report

<b>Bernie Ecclestone has been forced out of his position as Formula 1 chief executive, according to a German motor sport magazine.</b><p>The 86-year-old told Auto Motor und Sport he was asked to resign by new F1 chairman Chase Carey.<p>"I was dismissed today. This is official. I no longer run the company. My …

Formula One

Floyd Mayweather’s Bugatti Veyron Fails to Meet Asking Price at Auction

A knockout in both appearance and performance, a <b>2011 Bugatti Veyron 16.4 Grand Sport formerly owned by Floyd Mayweather</b>, <b>Jr.</b>, entered the ring at …

Supercars

Arnold Schwarzenegger unveils the electric Mercedes-Benz G-Class of his dreams

Arnold Schwarzenegger, known for his action flicks and tenure as the Governor of California, loves his big, rugged SUVs (and, yes, even tanks). At the same time, he supports (in very strong words) clean energy and clean cars. As such, he teamed up with his countrymen at Austrian outfit Kreisel …

Supercars

Panasonic sees Tesla as deeper partner for self-driving cars too: CEO

Japanese electronics firm Panasonic has been a close partner of Tesla Motors for many years now.<p>It is the Silicon Valley automaker's sole battery …

Tesla

Tesla Limits Newest Vehicles to a Maximum Self-Driving Speed of 45MPH

Your brand-new Tesla is missing some self-driving features that were available last year, but that's promised to change.<p>Last October, Tesla rolled out a more advanced hardware suite for its Autopilot semi-autonomous driving program. This hardware will eventually allow for full autonomy, Tesla …

Tesla

BMW's chief designer is reportedly quitting the company

Automotive News has confirmed that BMW chief designer Karim Habib is quitting the company. It is not known where Habib will end up.<p>Habib, 46, has been the chief designer for the BMW brand since 2012. He started at BMW in 1998 and worked there since, with the exception of a two-year stint at …

BMW

When Is a Porsche Not Really a Porsche?

Is the new 718 Boxster S worthy of its Stuttgart badge? We brought one to a Porsche-only track day to find out.<p><b>Base price</b> $69,450 (Boxster S)<p><b>Zero to 60</b> 4.3 seconds<p><b>Engine</b> Horizontally opposed four-cylinder<p>The car I've brought to Carolina Motorsports Park deserves the skepticism it's getting. …

Supercars

Arnold Schwarzenegger will now drive a new custom all-electric Mercedes G-Class made by Kreisel Electric

Over the past few years, Arnold Schwarzenegger has been on a mission to address climate change and that’s a big change for a guy who used to have a Hummer collection and who is credited to being partly responsible for the commercial version of the gas-guzzling monster.<p>He still likes big off-road …

Electric Vehicles

Bernie Ecclestone reaches end of the road as Formula One chief executive 'forced out' by Chase Carey

Bernie Ecclestone appears to have confirmed that his reign at the head of Formula One is over.<p>Last week, in the week of the sport's governing body approving the sale of its commercial rights to Liberty Media, Ecclestone cast doubt over his role as chief executive.<p>And although there has been no word …

Formula One

You can own one of the rarest and coolest BMW M3 Ever Built

<i>PinstonHeads</i> has listed on their website one of the rarest BMWs ever built. BMW made only 67 BMW E90 M3 CRT models and they all sold out before they …

BMW

Tesla VP wants to 'accelerate the path to cars being appliances'

Chris Lattner isn’t a car guy. In fact, Tesla’s new VP of Autopilot software wants cars to be a little more like your refrigerator.<p>“I want to accelerate the path to cars being appliances that solve people’s problems,” he told Accidental Tech Podcast, an Apple-centric tech show.<p>Before coming to …

Tesla

Electric utilities are seeking to expand electric vehicle infrastructure with 10,000+ new charging stations in California

On the heels of the California Air Resources Board’s Midterm Review of the Zero-Emission Vehicle Program, the state’s electric utilities are seeking to expand electric vehicle infrastructure with thousands of new charging stations.<p>Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E), Southern California Edison …

Electric Vehicles

The Leftovers: Chevrolet Camaro 1LE vs. BMW M2 vs. Ford Focus RS vs. Fiat 124 Spider Abarth vs. Porsche 718 Boxster S vs. Toyota 86

Fighting the Sin of Omission with a Second Performance-Car Shootout<p>Share this article<p>No Obligation, Fast & Simple Free New Car Quote<p>Change Car<p>Be honest. You can spend a week with one of two cars: the Ford Focus RS or the Ford Mustang Shelby GT350R. Or for Europhiles, it’s a decision between a …

Engineering

Tesla Model S 100D

Most headlines focus on Tesla's 0-60 times. Yet range is far more important on a daily basis — which is why the new Tesla Model S 100D is so …

Tesla

Faraday Future has only locked down 60 pre-orders for its FF91 production car

Why it matters to you<p>Faraday Future promised it was making the future of automotive transportation, but now it looks like it's making its own …

Tesla

Ferrari and Jaguar dominate the 2017 Arizona Auctions

The 2017 Arizona Auctions took place this past weekend, and one look at the results should be a reminder that big-name auto auctions are no place for mere mortals. Aside from the fast paced nature – seven auction houses moved 3,486 vehicles across the auction block – the rarest and most desirable …

Jaguar Cars

Tesla's Autopilot Has Reduced Car Crashes, Government Agency Finds

According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA), Tesla's Autopilot-enhanced vehicles crash 40 percent less often than cars …

Tesla

Formula 1: Nico Rosberg expects 2017 F1 rule changes to 'shuffle things up'

<b>Reigning 2016 Formula 1 world champion Nico Rosberg expects the new 2017 rules to "shuffle up" the pecking order.</b><p>The German driver announced his …

Formula One

How the Scion FR-S Became the Toyota 86

With Scion dead, the FR-S lives on as the 2017 Toyota 86. Here's an in-depth look at all the little differences between the two.<p>Almost a year ago, Toyota made the decision to finally pull the plug on its struggling Scion brand. But while that decision did kill off the underwhelming tC, Toyota …

Sports Cars

Ferrari California and Marcus Wareing: a perfect recipe

Autumn in North Wales seems to suit this journey. The Ferrari California T I’ve taken to visit a supplier is a vivid red on the inside, but the exterior is black and I prefer it that way. I love Ferraris, there’s no other marque like it, but I’d rather not shout about it. The desire to blast around …

Ferrari