Auto Shows

Will Rallycross go electric? Michael Andretti on why series is perfect for EVs

Rallycross has become a sensation in motorsport relatively quickly: similar to autocross, a single car races against the clock on a set course or …

Autos

GM's Maven may compete with Lyft and Uber in ride services

(Reuters) - General Motors Co's (GM.N) Maven car sharing and rental unit could wind up competing with two of its biggest customers, Uber Technologies and Lyft Inc, with an ambitious expansion plan that could take it eventually into ride and delivery services.<p>Maven already has begun to pull away …

Uber

[VIDEO] Sound and Fury: The 2018 Corvette ZR1 on the Nurburgring - Corvette: Sales, News & Lifestyle

There is a new video uploaded today from the YouTuber named Carspotter Jeroen that shows the big-wing variant of the 2018 Corvette ZR1 on the track …

Sports Cars

Why a sale of Fiat Chrysler to a Chinese buyer could happen

Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>CLOSE<p>In today's political environment, a sale of Fiat Chrysler, the Italian-American automaker, to a Chinese company seems far-fetched. …

Detroit

Summerfest: 60th Annual Auto Show In New Hope

Philadelphia

X-tra Hype: BMW Releases “Spy Photos” of Forthcoming X2 Crossover

BMW’s not done splitting crossover hairs. After introducing the shapely X4 and X6 crossovers as counterparts to the boxy X3 and X5, the company will next bring the X2 to market. Essentially, it’s a comelier BMW X1 by another name. Previewed as a concept at last year’s Paris auto show, the German …

Autos

Continental wireless charging system to debut at Frankfurt motor show

German technology and tyre company, <b>Continental</b>, will unveil a wireless charging system at next month’s <b>Frankfurt motor show</b> that could spell the end …

Electric Vehicles

Vintage Celebration plays big role in Pocono IndyCar weekend

LONG POND — In one week, Pocono Raceway will welcome the nation and some of the world’s best open wheel racers when the Verizon IndyCar Series gets …

Motorsport

Intel Corp. teams up with Toyota Motor Corp. to take on big data in self-driving cars - Silicon Valley Business Journal

Brian Krzanich, CEO of Intel Corp., speaks at the 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show. Intel is… more<p>Patrick T. Fallon | Bloomberg News<p>Santa Clara-based Intel …

Big Data

Spy Video: 2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class Headlights Look Like Snake Eyes

Respecting the German tradition of looking like it has only the tiniest of facelifts, the revamped 2018 Mercedes-Benz C-Class W205 will play the …

Trucks

Hyundai will bring self-driving cars to the 2018 Winter Olympics

Why it matters to you<p>This may be one of the largest, and most public, deployments of autonomous vehicles yet.<p>The 2018 Winter Olympics in Pyeongchang, …

Transportation

Racier Volkswagen Passat GT moves from concept to production

It could hit dealerships by the end of the year.<p>When Volkswagen unveiled the Passat GT concept at the 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show, it looked pretty well prepared for production. As it turns out, there was a reason for that.<p>The Passat GT will make the leap from concept to production vehicle in the …

Trucks

Classic car show thrown off course after council tells them to find new home

Sign up to our Daily newsletter<p>Preparations for a popular car show have been thrown into chaos after Moray Council told them to find a new home – …

BMW i8 Roadster May Debut at L.A. Auto Show

The wait is over<p>After numerous engineering setbacks, BMW is finally set to debut a convertible version of its plug-in hybrid i8 sports car at this year’s L.A. auto show, according to a report from <i>Automotive News</i>.<p>BMW first hinted at the roadster in a presentation to investors, where one slide …

Autos

Project Car SOTU: A Tale of Two Unicorns

After many, many years of kinda looking, then serious looking, I had acquired my high school dream car. Then after a few months, I sold it. The …

Cool Stuff

Ford repairs police SUVs, but questions remain about civilian Explorers

Ford Motor Co. has begun repairing Ford Explorer SUVs in Austin, Texas, that were pulled off police duty because exhaust containing carbon monoxide was seeping into them. But the company faces lingering questions about the safety of thousands of other Explorers on the road.<p>Ford is repairing police …

Chevrolet

Jeep reveals pricing for 2018 Grand Cherokee Trackhawk

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCAU) announced the Hellcat-powered Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk, billed as the quickest SUV ever built, will cost at least $85,900 when it goes on sale this week.<p>Jeep made headlines at the New York International Auto Show earlier this year with the Grand Cherokee …

Trucks

Mercedes-AMG To Introduce '53' Line Of Vehicles

Mercedes-Benz is set to introduce a fleet of AMG 53 branded vehicles from 2018 as it looks to continue the expansion of its performance models.<br>Read …

Mercedes-Benz

Autonomous cars race narrows on doubts about clear path to profit

FRANKFURT/DETROIT (Reuters) - BMW and Daimler, the world's top luxury carmakers, have announced alliances with suppliers, talking up the virtues of having a bigger pool of engineers to develop a self-driving car.<p>But another motive behind these deals, executives and industry experts told Reuters, is …

Transportation

Ultra-rare Ferrari Sergio to fetch $6.4 million at auction

The Ferrari Sergio - named after the prancing stallion's creator himself - is just one of six models ever made. It was unveiled at the 2013 Geneva …

Australian News

Ford dispatches investigators across country to fix police Explorer SUV fume issues

Skip in<p>x<p>Embed<p>CLOSE<p>Ford has dispatched teams of investigators to help fix an exhaust fume issue reported in Explorer police SUVs. The company blames …

Detroit

Ultra-Rare Ferrari Sergio Asks $5.1 Million

A tribute to Pininfarina with a sticker worthy of a king<p>At the 2013 Geneva Auto Show, Pininfarina unveiled a radical convertible concept dubbed the Sergio. Named after the famous design house’s eponymous founder, who had passed away less than a year prior, the concept would go on to see a six-car …

Autos

2019 Ram 1500 Spied With Interior And Lights Exposed

It will debut at the 2018 North American International Auto Show in Detroit.

Trucks

Tata cancels plans for Tamo sub-brand, Racemo sports car

Efforts to reduce costs at Tata means the Indian automaker will no longer proceed with plans for the Tamo sub-brand and Racemo sports car.<p>The …

Trucks

Hyundai Kona Electric India Launch Under Consideration

The Hyundai Kona electric will debut at the 2018 Geneva Motor Show and an India launch is likely to take place.The Kona features slim and thin …

Electric Vehicles

The battery pack is half-full

Formula E finale proves an all-electric series can be a world-class motorsport championship<p>A handful of fascinating stories revolving around the world of electric cars came to light as we charged into the final weekend of July.<p>First, there was the ubiquitous Elon Musk introducing the long-awaited …

Electric Vehicles

Analysis: Toyota-Mazda plant deal shows how rivals can be buddies

For Mazda and Toyota, it's profitable to be friends as well as competitors when it comes to building a $1.6 billion auto plant in the USA.<p>The sweeping new alliance between the Japanese automakers signals an acceleration of global consolidation and collaboration as automotive companies grapple with …

Fiat Chrysler

The C7 Corvette ZR1 is Nearly Ready for its Big Debut

<b> [See image gallery at www.autoguide.com]<br>The C7 Corvette ZR1 has been spied testing on numerous occasions, however the latest photos of the</b> …

Sports Cars

Concept cars keep getting crazier

None<p>We're taking a look a crazy concept cars from the past couple of years starting with Sedric, the concept car displayed during a Volkswagen event prior to the 87th Geneva Auto Show in Geneva, Switzerland, on March 6, 2017. Jamie Keaten, AP<p>Volkswagen revels the I.D. Buzz concept at the 2017 North …

Trucks

BMW profit rises more than expected on new 5-Series sedan

German luxury automaker BMW says net profit rose 14 percent in the second quarter as earnings were boosted by the new version of the 5-Series sedan.<p>Profit rose to 2.21 billion euros ($2.60 billion) in the April-June period from 1.95 billion euros a year earlier. The profit figure beat analyst …

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