Autos

Refreshing or Revolting: 2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1

The ultimate C7 Corvette<p>This month, Chevrolet showed off the long-awaited 2019 Corvette ZR1. Making 755 hp and 715 lb-ft of torque from a 6.2-liter supercharged V-8, the new ultimate Corvette can hit a top speed of 210 mph, according to Chevy. At the moment, there’s no official price, but …

Sports Cars

Tesla Semi's price is surprisingly competitive

Starting at $150,000 with a 300-mile range.<p>When Tesla unveiled its Semi electric truck last week, everyone agreed that it looked cool, but some actual truckers weren't necessarily sold on its functionality. Most observers will be impressed with the pricing if it holds, though. Tesla has listed …

Car Tech

Full Stop: These Are the Cars That Won’t See 2018

Trucks

“All-Weather” Tires Explained: Merging All-Seasons and Winter Tires

If you live somewhere north of the Mason-Dixon line, cold weather is an annual reality. And in places like our home state of Michigan, the beginning of fall often means thinking about getting one’s car (or in our case, our long-term test fleet) ready for snow, i.e., new winter tires. But not …

Trucks

Tesla Model 3 owner’s manual leaks in full

We have seen bits and pieces of Tesla’s Model 3 Owners Manual before, but it has now leaked in full just as Tesla finally opened up Model 3 orders to regular reservation holders.<p>Generally, Tesla makes its user manuals available online, but it hasn’t been the case for Model 3 yet.<p>A Redditor on …

Tesla

Norway is already abandoning its plan for a “Tesla tax” on electric cars

Norway is miles ahead of the rest of the world in its adoption of electric cars, thanks to a series of generous government subsidies. But policymakers have often worried that the subsidies are too good amid criticism that they simply allow rich households to buy expensive electric cars on the cheap.<p>…

Technology

Of Course Ken Block's Favorite Road Car Is One Of The Craziest Homologation Specials Ever

Ken Block may be known for the endless madness in his Hoonigan race cars, but his road car is just as worthy. It’s a 1986 Ford RS 200 Evolution—a …

Electric Vehicles

Tesla Is Reportedly Spending Almost $500,000 Every Hour, Could Go Broke Next Year

It seems it’s not all glitter and unicorns in Tesla land. According to a recent report by Bloomberg, Tesla is spending an utterly insane amount of …

Tesla

Devel Sixty Is an SUV to Storm the Gates of Hell

After wowing us with the Devel Sixteen, the automaker gave us a follow up with its monstrous SUV<p>Devel<p>The age of ridiculousness is upon us my friends, …

Trucks

Genesis GV80 concept Photo Gallery

Theology

2019 Infiniti QX50 Revealed Ahead of 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show

It's the first application of VC-T tech<p>The Infiniti QX50 gets an all-new platform and a VC-Turbo variable compression ratio engine for 2019.<p>The crossover looks similar to the concept that was unveiled at this year’s Detroit auto show. This one sports more conventional headlights, wheels, and less …

Trucks

65 Cars from Citroën's Historic Collection Are up for Sale

Due to its planned relocation of Citroën's Conservatoire, some rare cars and parts are looking for a new, private home.<p>Citroën keeps around 400 cars in its collection, ranging from the pre-war machinery to one-off prototypes and motorsport vehicles. Now, due to the planned relocation of <i>La</i></i> …

All electric UTV from Nikola Motor is a beast with more energy capacity than a Tesla

While Tesla currently leads the EV segment, no one is likely to take their Model S or Model X off-roading. That’s where the Nikola Zero electric UTV …

Tesla Model S

Effect of Trump's attempts to end U.S. climate-change efforts: Twitter poll results

By now it's clear that the Trump Administration is doing everything it can to end U.S. government efforts to address climate change.<p>Climate-science …

Climate

Netflix's Wheelman Is An Intriguing Experiment And The Cars Are Great

If you’ve got some time this Thanksgiving weekend and you’re not interested in participating in the gross consumer-capitalist feeding frenzy that …

Car Reviews

Formula 1 Bans Shark Fin Bodywork for 2018

McLaren denied the proposal for the shark fin's reinstatement, leading to an eventual ban of the equipment.<p>© Richard (Rip) Shaub. All Rights …

Formula One

‘Exclusive’ doesn’t begin to describe the Bentley Mulsanne Grand Convertible

It looks like Bentley will transform its Mulsanne flagship into a convertible after all — but there’s a catch. Tentatively named Grand Convertible, …

Luxury

2019 Mercedes-Benz A-Class interior revealed, looks impressive

BMW is closing in on the released of the upcoming 1 Series Sedan, the car’s first switch to front-wheel drive. Along with the global release of the …

Mercedes-Benz

1985 Mercedes-Benz 300CD Turbo Diesel

This 1985 Mercedes-Benz 300CD Turbo Diesel was originally purchased in California, then spent time in North Carolina, and currently resides in Maine. …

Classic Cars

Here's The Scientific Difference Between Summer And Winter Tires

We’re in it. The time is now. The <i>scary</i> time. That time of year when it’s just a little too cold for summer tires, but just a little too warm for …

Electric Vehicles

X-Matik's LaneCruise add-on kit brings self-driving tech to older cars

If you want to experience the benefits of autonomous driving technology, you need to shell out for a late model car, right? Not so, if Toronto-based …

Transportation

Denim Hunting in Colorado in a Volvo XC60

The timing could not be better when Volvo asked me to join them in Colorado to test drive the all-new XC60. I was in the midst of getting deep into …

Transportation

Lamborghini Urus: The First Uncamouflaged Look

While showcasing the Corsa driving mode, the clip briefly showed off the Super SUV in its entirety.<p>YouTube<p>Lamborghini is set to debut the …

Lamborghini

Gas Station TV Must Die

It was late. I was already having a bad day. Worse traffic than usual caused me to miss picking up the trailer I had arranged to borrow for the 24 …

Electric Vehicles

Williams F1 Confirms Robert Kubica Will Drive Abu Dhabi Test

The worst-kept secret in F1 this year has been acknowledged by the team at last.<p>NurPhoto, via Getty Images<p>James GilboyView James Gilboy's …

Auto Racing

Kia looks to bury past perceptions with the 2018 Kia Stinger GT

BURBANK, Calif. For Kia, the 2018 Kia Stinger is as much a marketing exercise as it is a product launch; a vehicle meant to close one chapter while opening a new one for the brand.<p>"You know for years we built so-so quality products that were really nondescript. They were low-priced vehicles with …

This gamer raced past the competition to become McLaren’s F1 simulator driver

For serious gamers who love racing simulators, entering McLaren’s contest to become its official Formula One simulator driver for the 2018 season was …

Auto Racing

Volvo XC40 is a stylish BMW X1-competitor for youths

Premium automakers are currently, seemingly, obsessed with attracting millennials and more youthful buyers. BMW, Mercedes-Benz, Audi and everyone …

Tesla Semi and Roadster innovations that could make it to Tesla’s other vehicles

The new vehicles that Tesla unveiled last week featured some design details and technologies that we have seen before in Tesla’s vehicles, but it also featured some incremental improvements and apparent technological leaps that surprised us.<p>It opens up the question: are we going to see some of …

The FBI Investigated Sports Car Legend Preston Henn To Block The Film Deep Throat

In the 1970s, the Federal Bureau of Investigation futilely expended significant resources to block the landmark porn film <i>Deep Throat</i> from being …

Electric Vehicles