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  • Lamborghini Gallardo Bursts Into Flames At 200 MPH: Video
    Lamborghini Gallardo Bursts Into Flames At 200 MPH: Video

    Italian cars have, not unfairly, developed a reputation for catching fire from time to time, despite sporadic incursions from the Germans. But when they're modified, you can't blame the brand.MUST …

    Lamborghini Gallardo Bursts Into Flames At 200 MPH: Video

    Italian cars have, not unfairly, developed a reputation for catching fire from time to time, despite sporadic incursions from the Germans. But when they're modified, you can't blame the brand.MUST SEE: 2005 Ford GT Prototype PB1-3 Ford Sale, Priced At Just $400,000

  • Land Rover Isn't Worried About Bentley's Plan To Make An Ultra-Luxury SUV
    Land Rover Isn't Worried About Bentley's Plan To Make An Ultra-Luxury SUV

    Bentley has entered the SUV market, and it promises to "change the way the world looks at cars of this kind" with "the most luxurious and powerful" offering in the segment. That sets up a battle between …

    Land Rover Isn't Worried About Bentley's Plan To Make An Ultra-Luxury SUV

    Bentley has entered the SUV market, and it promises to "change the way the world looks at cars of this kind" with "the most luxurious and powerful" offering in the segment. That sets up a battle between Bentley and Land Rover, which arguably makes the best SUV on the market: the Range Rover. Pricing for the new Bentley …

  • Five Classic Cars You Can Still Buy For $5,000 Or Even Less
    Five Classic Cars You Can Still Buy For $5,000 Or Even Less

    The perception of where the entry-level to the collector car hobby seems to rise every week (or at least with every rerun of the Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale auction). But for patient bottom-feeders, there’s …

    Five Classic Cars You Can Still Buy For $5,000 Or Even Less

    The perception of where the entry-level to the collector car hobby seems to rise every week (or at least with every rerun of the Barrett-Jackson Scottsdale auction). But for patient bottom-feeders, there’s still a wealth of sub-$5K collectible cars out there in nice (albeit not spotless) condition. Here are five to con …

  • Ford Could Name Mark Fields As CEO By Next Month

    It’s no secret that Ford Motor Company CEO Alan Mulally is looking to retire soon and Mark Fields is waiting to in the wings to fill this role, but Bloomberg is reporting that the move could have much …

    Ford Could Name Mark Fields As CEO By Next Month

    It’s no secret that Ford Motor Company CEO Alan Mulally is looking to retire soon and Mark Fields is waiting to in the wings to fill this role, but Bloomberg is reporting that the move could have much quicker than initially planned. Originally, Mulally had said he was going to stay on through the end […]

  • 2015 Subaru Outback Preview

    The 2015 Subaru Outback is redesigned, retaining what has made this a popular SUV alternative for two decades while adding new levels of refinement.

    2015 Subaru Outback Preview

    The 2015 Subaru Outback is redesigned, retaining what has made this a popular SUV alternative for two decades while adding new levels of refinement.

  • Racing Your Mustang Will Void Its Warranty, Despite Line Lock

    The 2015 Ford Mustang holds a lot of promise: independent rear suspension, a turbocharged four-cylinder engine option, and a completely new structure--all huge boons to the sports car fan. But if you …

    Racing Your Mustang Will Void Its Warranty, Despite Line Lock

    The 2015 Ford Mustang holds a lot of promise: independent rear suspension, a turbocharged four-cylinder engine option, and a completely new structure--all huge boons to the sports car fan. But if you should choose to drag race your 2015 Mustang, know that you'll void the warranty. Brian Cotter, global Mustang communications …

  • 2015 Acura TLX Preview

    The 2015 Acura TLX is a new midsize luxury sport sedan that replaces both the TSX and the TL in Acura's lineup. Dubbed a "red carpet athlete" by Acura, the new TLX slots between the entry-level …

    2015 Acura TLX Preview

    The 2015 Acura TLX is a new midsize luxury sport sedan that replaces both the TSX and the TL in Acura's lineup. Dubbed a "red carpet athlete" by Acura, the new TLX slots between the entry-level ILX and flagship RLX.

  • $75,000 Camaro Z/28 is Already Sold Out, But Chevy May Build More

    If you were in the market for a $75,000 Chevy that wasn’t a Corvette, you may have missed your opportunity. The new Camaro Z/28 — which Chevy says is the most high-performance Camaro ever built — is already …

    $75,000 Camaro Z/28 is Already Sold Out, But Chevy May Build More

    If you were in the market for a $75,000 Chevy that wasn’t a Corvette, you may have missed your opportunity. The new Camaro Z/28 — which Chevy says is the most high-performance Camaro ever built — is already sold out for 2014. All 500 units of it. According to Autoguide, who spoke with chief engineer […]

  • New Project CARS Trailer Released... And It's Awesome: Video

    In today's world of digital diversions, magnificently-rendered racing games have become the norm rather than the exception. Yet when a new version comes along, it's always unbelievable.MUST READ: …

    New Project CARS Trailer Released... And It's Awesome: Video

    In today's world of digital diversions, magnificently-rendered racing games have become the norm rather than the exception. Yet when a new version comes along, it's always unbelievable.MUST READ: High-Tech Self-Cleaning Paint Coming To A Car Near You Soon?

  • Redesigned Audi A3 returns as a sharp sedan

    Audi has redesigned the Audi A3 for the 2015 model year, focusing on a sedan variant for this generation. From the outside, the recast A3 is almost indistinguishable from its more expensive A4 si...

    Redesigned Audi A3 returns as a sharp sedan

    Audi has redesigned the Audi A3 for the 2015 model year, focusing on a sedan variant for this generation. From the outside, the recast A3 is almost indistinguishable from its more expensive A4 si...

  • Dubai Roadster To Rival Hardcore Track Specials

    The United Arab Emirates is very much known for its wealth and love of automobiles, but has no great tradition of actually building cars. You can be sure though, given the first criterion, that any car …

    Dubai Roadster To Rival Hardcore Track Specials

    The United Arab Emirates is very much known for its wealth and love of automobiles, but has no great tradition of actually building cars. You can be sure though, given the first criterion, that any car emerging from the Emirates would offer high performance and striking looks--just as this Dubai Roadster does.DON'T …

  • Nissan May Have Created First-Ever Self-Cleaning Car

    Unless you own a truck (and do REAL work with it) or are a member of the off-roading community, you probably dislike the sight of dirt on your vehicle. If that’s the case, you can either hose your car …

    Nissan May Have Created First-Ever Self-Cleaning Car

    Unless you own a truck (and do REAL work with it) or are a member of the off-roading community, you probably dislike the sight of dirt on your vehicle. If that’s the case, you can either hose your car down yourself, or go to one of the many car washes out there. But could a […]

  • High-Tech Self-Cleaning Paint Coming To A Car Near You Soon?

    Yet that's exactly what engineers at Nissan Technical Centre Europe say they have created. They applied a new super-hydrophobic and oleophobic (it repels water and oil) paint to a Nissan Versa Note hatchback, …

    High-Tech Self-Cleaning Paint Coming To A Car Near You Soon?

    Yet that's exactly what engineers at Nissan Technical Centre Europe say they have created. They applied a new super-hydrophobic and oleophobic (it repels water and oil) paint to a Nissan Versa Note hatchback, transforming it into what the company claims is the world's first self-cleaning car. The coating is called Ultra-Ever …

  • Will GM Offer A Five-Seat Hybrid Or Volt To Target Prius V, Ford C-Max?

    With the anticipated launch of the revised 2016 Chevrolet Volt range-extended electric car now less than a year away, expectations are that it will be a compact hatchback similar to the current model. …

    Will GM Offer A Five-Seat Hybrid Or Volt To Target Prius V, Ford C-Max?

    With the anticipated launch of the revised 2016 Chevrolet Volt range-extended electric car now less than a year away, expectations are that it will be a compact hatchback similar to the current model. The challenge in adding a fifth position lies in the Volt's current T-shaped battery pack, which fits inside a wide tunnel …

  • 'Staggered' car redesigns are becoming the norm

    Everything old is new again, as the famous saying has it. This is especially true for carmakers and their marketing departments, which strive to offer vehicles that consistently pull in the big p...

    'Staggered' car redesigns are becoming the norm

    Everything old is new again, as the famous saying has it. This is especially true for carmakers and their marketing departments, which strive to offer vehicles that consistently pull in the big p...

  • Watch An Open-Wheel Racing Pit Stop Then And Now [Video]

    There’s no denying how far open-wheel racing has come in the last 60 years, but it’s still pretty amazing to watch video evidence of its advancements. Take this video for instance, which shows the comparison …

    Watch An Open-Wheel Racing Pit Stop Then And Now [Video]

    There’s no denying how far open-wheel racing has come in the last 60 years, but it’s still pretty amazing to watch video evidence of its advancements. Take this video for instance, which shows the comparison between a pit stop from the 1950 Indy 500 and a more recent pit stop during the 2013 Formula One Australian Grand …

  • Oklahoma Adds Fee For Homes To Connect Solar, Wind Power To Grid

    Renewable-energy advocates have cranked up the outrage machine at a surcharge imposed by Oklahoma on homes that connect rooftop solar panels or wind-turbine generators to the grid. Ten days ago, the Oklahoma …

    Oklahoma Adds Fee For Homes To Connect Solar, Wind Power To Grid

    Renewable-energy advocates have cranked up the outrage machine at a surcharge imposed by Oklahoma on homes that connect rooftop solar panels or wind-turbine generators to the grid. Ten days ago, the Oklahoma House passed S.B. 1455 without debate, and Governor Mary Fallin is expected to sign it. The bill provides that …

  • Lykan Hypersport Revs Its Twin-Turbo Flat-Six For the Crowd [Video]

    For $3.4 million, you could buy a whole heluva lot of things. But would you buy a hypercar that you’ve never even heard of? Maybe this video will entice you to write a check that you obviously can’t cash. …

    Lykan Hypersport Revs Its Twin-Turbo Flat-Six For the Crowd [Video]

    For $3.4 million, you could buy a whole heluva lot of things. But would you buy a hypercar that you’ve never even heard of? Maybe this video will entice you to write a check that you obviously can’t cash. It’s the Lykan Hypersport, and it’s the very first Lebanese supercar ever built. Under the hood […]

  • 2015 Volvo V60 Plug-In Hybrid R-Design: Forbidden Fruit

    Volvo’s first plug-in hybrid model in the U.S. will be based on its next-generation XC90 SUV and is still more than a year away from reaching showrooms, but overseas the Swedish automaker has been selling …

    2015 Volvo V60 Plug-In Hybrid R-Design: Forbidden Fruit

    Volvo’s first plug-in hybrid model in the U.S. will be based on its next-generation XC90 SUV and is still more than a year away from reaching showrooms, but overseas the Swedish automaker has been selling a plug-in version of its V60 station wagon for a couple of years. Called the V60 Plug-In Hybrid, the eco-friendly wagon …

  • BMW i8 Still Working Out The Kinks At The Nürburgring [video]

    Just because the 2014 BMW i8 is a plug-in hybrid doesn’t mean BMW has any plans of limiting its performance, which is evident in the fact that the car was still being tested and fine-tuned at the Nürburgring …

    BMW i8 Still Working Out The Kinks At The Nürburgring [video]

    Just because the 2014 BMW i8 is a plug-in hybrid doesn’t mean BMW has any plans of limiting its performance, which is evident in the fact that the car was still being tested and fine-tuned at the Nürburgring earlier this month. Based on this video, though, there could still be a few kinks to work […]

  • Electric-Car Buyers Vs Hybrid Buyers: Younger, Wealthier, And More Options

    If you were to make assumptions about hybrid and electric vehicle owners--and we're sure many do, for good or bad--how do you see them? Generally though, you'd expect electric and hybrid vehicle buyers …

    Electric-Car Buyers Vs Hybrid Buyers: Younger, Wealthier, And More Options

    If you were to make assumptions about hybrid and electric vehicle owners--and we're sure many do, for good or bad--how do you see them? Generally though, you'd expect electric and hybrid vehicle buyers to be fairly similar. Well, that's more or less what Experian's latest electric and hybrid vehicle analysis has revealed--though …

  • Student Wins $5,000 In 2015 Corvette Z06 Convertible Photo Contest

    To help introduce its 2015 Corvette Z06 Convertible, Chevrolet gave three New York-based college students the rare opportunity to shoot the car before its world debut at the recent 2014 New York Auto Show …

    Student Wins $5,000 In 2015 Corvette Z06 Convertible Photo Contest

    To help introduce its 2015 Corvette Z06 Convertible, Chevrolet gave three New York-based college students the rare opportunity to shoot the car before its world debut at the recent 2014 New York Auto Show to create entries for a photo contest. The students--none of whom had ever photographed a vehicle--had one day to create …

  • Living with the 2014 Mazda3, the long-term test

    It’s little secret that we’re fans of the new, zoom-zoomy 2014 Mazda3, seeing that we gave it the award for Best Compact Car of the Year. Will those affections last if we live with it day in and day out? …

    2014 Mazda 3 sedan

    It’s little secret that we’re fans of the new, zoom-zoomy 2014 Mazda3, seeing that we gave it the award for Best Compact Car of the Year. Will those affections last if we live with it day in and day out? To answer that, Mazda has loaned us a fully loaded model as a one-year long-term tester.

  • 2014 Mitsubishi Mirage: Quick Drive Of A Not-So-Quick Car

    The 2014 Mitsubishi Mirage is a disappointing car. It doesn't offer anywhere close to today's standards of refinement or performance, when we compare it not to cars that are much more expensive …

    2014 Mitsubishi Mirage: Quick Drive Of A Not-So-Quick Car

    The 2014 Mitsubishi Mirage is a disappointing car. It doesn't offer anywhere close to today's standards of refinement or performance, when we compare it not to cars that are much more expensive but to those that are of the same price range. And those inadequacies can't mask any of its positives. This Thai-built …

  • 10 best and worst vehicles for preventing passenger injuries

    Insure.com analyzed insurance rates for Personal Injury Protection (PIP) and Medical Payments (MedPay) – the coverage that pays for injuries to your passengers in a crash. Using insurance rates for more …

    Insure.com analyzed insurance rates for Personal Injury Protection (PIP) and Medical Payments (MedPay) – the coverage that pays for injuries to your passengers in a crash. Using insurance rates for more than 750 vehicles in our annual car insurance comparison study, we identified the vehicles with the lowest and highest …

  • 2015 Chevrolet Trax Preview

    Already offered in other markets such as Mexico and China, the 2015 Chevrolet Trax now makes its U.S. debut, where it will compete with the Nissan Juke and other compact crossover SUVs.

    2015 Chevrolet Trax Preview

    Already offered in other markets such as Mexico and China, the 2015 Chevrolet Trax now makes its U.S. debut, where it will compete with the Nissan Juke and other compact crossover SUVs.

  • Big Block Smart Car Defies All Stereotypes: Video

    The Smart ForTwo is the butt of many jokes, often for good reason. Recently, it's even become the target of some malicious practical jokers in San Francisco. This is one Smart car that's not taking …

    Big Block Smart Car Defies All Stereotypes: Video

    The Smart ForTwo is the butt of many jokes, often for good reason. Recently, it's even become the target of some malicious practical jokers in San Francisco. This is one Smart car that's not taking any guff, however.ALSO SEE: Audi 200 Turbo Tears Up A Snow-Covered Mountain: Video

  • Audi 200 Turbo Tears Up A Snow-Covered Mountain: Video

    If you've ever wanted to replicate some of the supercar ski-slope antics you've seen online, but haven't had the supercar, good news: you don't need one. Just get yourself an old Audi 200 …

    Audi 200 Turbo Tears Up A Snow-Covered Mountain: Video

    If you've ever wanted to replicate some of the supercar ski-slope antics you've seen online, but haven't had the supercar, good news: you don't need one. Just get yourself an old Audi 200 Turbo and hit the slopes.Consider yourself warned about some off-color subtitles to the  Finnish narration, but do enjoy …

  • Ducati Has Made An Airbag Jacket For Motorcycle Riders

    To make riding a bit safer, Ducati Motorcycles and apparel firm Dainese have teamed up to introduce what they say is the world's first wireless airbag jacket. Available on the $19,995 Ducati Multistrada …

    Ducati Has Made An Airbag Jacket For Motorcycle Riders

    To make riding a bit safer, Ducati Motorcycles and apparel firm Dainese have teamed up to introduce what they say is the world's first wireless airbag jacket. Available on the $19,995 Ducati Multistrada 1200 touring bike, the safety system uses the onboard accelerometer and central computer to sense a crash. According …

  • How an NYC Taxi Driver Pocketed $28k in Unpaid Tolls

    Times are tough and every paycheck counts, so pinching pennies here and there is a reality for many Americans. Though while most people cut them from their grocery or heating bills, one New York City cab …

    How an NYC Taxi Driver Pocketed $28k in Unpaid Tolls

    Times are tough and every paycheck counts, so pinching pennies here and there is a reality for many Americans. Though while most people cut them from their grocery or heating bills, one New York City cab driver cut them from his tolls. Everyday. For nearly two years. Unsurprisingly, he was caught. Rodolfo Sanchez, 69, was …

  • Hennessey Tunes the 2015 Cadillac Escalade, Delivers 550-hp

    We were well aware that the folks at Hennessey loved to tune all things General Motors. With the recent onslaught of new vehicles, the Texas tuning house has done its thing with Corvettes and Silverados–turning …

    Hennessy Tunes the 2015 Cadillac Escalade, Delivers 550-hp

    We were well aware that the folks at Hennessey loved to tune all things General Motors. With the recent onslaught of new vehicles, the Texas tuning house has done its thing with Corvettes and Silverados–turning them into high-horsepower beasts. But this is something that we did not see coming– a Cadillac Escalade, tuned …

  • Ferrari Marks Chinese Year Of The Horse With Special Logo

    Ferrari used this week’s 2014 Beijing Auto Show to reveal a new logo marking the Chinese year of the horse. The logo combines time-honored Chinese traditions in text, calligraphy, and seal-cutting, and …

    Ferrari Marks Chinese Year Of The Horse With Special Logo

    Ferrari used this week’s 2014 Beijing Auto Show to reveal a new logo marking the Chinese year of the horse. The logo combines time-honored Chinese traditions in text, calligraphy, and seal-cutting, and is cut in the form of a stamp and dipped in Ferrari red. It featured prominently on Ferrari’s stand in Beijing and flanked …

  • BMW's New Concept Car Gives Backseat Passengers A Lot More Control

    Backseat drivers are about to have a field day, thanks to BMW. Mounted in the center console between the Vision Concept's rear seats, the detachable BMW Touch Command Tablet will also give back seat occupants …

    BMW's New Concept Car Gives Backseat Passengers A Lot More Control

    Backseat drivers are about to have a field day, thanks to BMW. Mounted in the center console between the Vision Concept's rear seats, the detachable BMW Touch Command Tablet will also give back seat occupants access to the car's multimedia systems, as well as a host of additional online entertainment content. Since the …

  • 2015 Kia Sedona Preview

    To better compete with class heavyweights, the 2015 Kia Sedona features new styling, more flexible seating, extra safety and convenience features, and added power under the hood.

    2015 Kia Sedona Preview

    To better compete with class heavyweights, the 2015 Kia Sedona features new styling, more flexible seating, extra safety and convenience features, and added power under the hood.

  • 2015 Infiniti QX80 Receives Revised Styling and Packaging, New Limited Variant

    After receiving a new name in 2014, Infiniti's full-size QX80 luxury SUV is restyled, refinished, and repackaged for 2015.

    2015 Infiniti QX80 Receives Revised Styling and Packaging, New Limited Variant

    After receiving a new name in 2014, Infiniti's full-size QX80 luxury SUV is restyled, refinished, and repackaged for 2015.

  • North America Will Have to Wait on the (Real) New Chevy Cruze

    Fans of the Chevy Cruze can breathe easy. The brand’s hot selling compact sedan is getting a facelift for the upcoming year in North America, but Shanghai GM has one-upped the U.S. by unveiling a newly …

    North America Will Have to Wait on the (Real) New Chevy Cruze

    Fans of the Chevy Cruze can breathe easy. The brand’s hot selling compact sedan is getting a facelift for the upcoming year in North America, but Shanghai GM has one-upped the U.S. by unveiling a newly redesigned generation of the Cruze that for the time being will only be offered in China. At first glance, […]

  • Subaru Decides Against A WRX Hatchback, Probably

    The saga of the Subaru WRX hatchback continues. Will they, or won’t they build the 2015 WRX with a five door option? Per latest reports — they will not. According to Motor Trend, after initial reports …

    Subaru Decides Against A WRX Hatchback, Probably

    The saga of the Subaru WRX hatchback continues. Will they, or won’t they build the 2015 WRX with a five door option? Per latest reports — they will not. According to Motor Trend, after initial reports stating a hatchback was in the works, U.S. officials called Japan to see what was up. Japanese officials shot […]

  • Land Rover Is Making A Diesel Hybrid Range Rover For China

    The first diesel hybrid cars for sale in China will be an extended wheelbase Range Rover and a Range Rover Sport, Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) announced today. China is a key market for JLR, and sales in China …

    Land Rover Is Making A Diesel Hybrid Range Rover For China

    The first diesel hybrid cars for sale in China will be an extended wheelbase Range Rover and a Range Rover Sport, Jaguar Land Rover (JLR) announced today. China is a key market for JLR, and sales in China have been excellent of late, with a 39% jump from January 2013 to January 2014. In a press release, Land Rover said …

  • 2015 Subaru WRX Quick Drive: A Grippy First Impression

    We’ve been waiting anxiously to get behind the wheel of the new Subaru WRX. It’s one of those cars that begs to be driven — and hard. Thankfully, our friends at ibeSTAMPED managed to pick one up early …

    2015 Subaru WRX Quick Drive: A Grippy First Impression

    We’ve been waiting anxiously to get behind the wheel of the new Subaru WRX. It’s one of those cars that begs to be driven — and hard. Thankfully, our friends at ibeSTAMPED managed to pick one up early from the dealership, and give us a chance to take it for a quick spin. So here’s […]

  • Study: Electric Car Shoppers Younger & Wealthier Than Hybrid Shoppers

    At first glance, you might think that hybrid and electric car shoppers would be cut from the same cloth, demographically speaking. But a new study from Experian Automotive suggests that the two are, in …

    Study: Electric Car Shoppers Younger & Wealthier Than Hybrid Shoppers

    At first glance, you might think that hybrid and electric car shoppers would be cut from the same cloth, demographically speaking. But a new study from Experian Automotive suggests that the two are, in fact, quite different. MUST SEE: 50 Years Of The Ford Mustang: Video To reach that conclusion, Experian analyzed data …

  • 19 Years of the Jaguar XK: A History in Horsepower

    The Jaguar XK turns 19 next year, and after nearly two decades of service, the brand has granted the aging grand tourer a retirement it deserves. But what’s so special about a long-in-the-tooth GT car …

    19 Years of the Jaguar XK: A History in Horsepower

    The Jaguar XK turns 19 next year, and after nearly two decades of service, the brand has granted the aging grand tourer a retirement it deserves. But what’s so special about a long-in-the-tooth GT car from the English West Midlands? More than you might think. The XK burst onto the scene in 1996 with the […]

  • 2013-2014 Lincoln MKZ Recalled Due To Faulty Seat Welds

    The latest Lincoln MKZ and a handful of other Ford products are involved in a new recall. The reason is due to sub-standard weld joints that may cause the front seats to become loose or start to lean, …

    2013-2014 Lincoln MKZ Recalled Due To Faulty Seat Welds

    The latest Lincoln MKZ and a handful of other Ford products are involved in a new recall. The reason is due to sub-standard weld joints that may cause the front seats to become loose or start to lean, which for the driver could lead to a loss of vehicle control.ALSO SEE: Hear The $3.4 Million Lykan Hypersport Start & Drive: …

  • 2013-2014 Jaguar XF, XJ, XK Recalled (Plus Two 2014 Range Rover Evoques)

    JAGUAR RECALL Jaguar Land Rover North America has issued a recall for select 2013 and 2014 models of the Jaguar XJ, XF and XK. According to a bulletin from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the …

    2013-2014 Jaguar XF, XJ, XK Recalled (Plus Two 2014 Range Rover Evoques)

    JAGUAR RECALL Jaguar Land Rover North America has issued a recall for select 2013 and 2014 models of the Jaguar XJ, XF and XK. According to a bulletin from the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration, the affected vehicles' toe links can become separated from the cars' subframe. That's important because …

  • In Effort To Sell RAV4 Electric SUVs, Toyota Puts 'Cash On Hood'

    The all-electric Toyota RAV4 EV, even with its Tesla-designed powertrain, isn't exactly flying out of dealerships. While it's a low-volume compliance car sold to meet California regulations, Toyota still …

    In Effort To Sell RAV4 Electric SUVs, Toyota Puts 'Cash On Hood'

    The all-electric Toyota RAV4 EV, even with its Tesla-designed powertrain, isn't exactly flying out of dealerships. While it's a low-volume compliance car sold to meet California regulations, Toyota still has to move 2,600 of them over a three-year period that began in September 2012. So Toyota is doing what all carmakers …

  • Morgan Plus 8 Speedster is Modern Power Wrapped in Vintage Styling

    Morgan is a company that we can certainly get behind. While the average buyer might be more inclined to own a sensible family sedan, Morgan is for the driver who considers vintage goggles and five-point …

    Morgan Plus 8 Speedster is Modern Power Wrapped in Vintage Styling

    Morgan is a company that we can certainly get behind. While the average buyer might be more inclined to own a sensible family sedan, Morgan is for the driver who considers vintage goggles and five-point safety harnesses “sensible.” And Morgan has just upped the ante with its latest creation. Among other three-wheeled insanities, …

  • Tesla Confirms Plans To Build Cars In China

    Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk has confirmed something we've expected for some time--the American electric car brand will build cars in China. Building cars in China offers several benefits over simply shipping …

    Tesla Confirms Plans To Build Cars In China

    Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk has confirmed something we've expected for some time--the American electric car brand will build cars in China. Building cars in China offers several benefits over simply shipping them, not least respite from the country's heavy import duties. Speaking at a conference in Beijing to mark the …

  • EPA Resets Ethanol Rules To Reflect Reality: Cellulosic Sources Don't Exist

    For many months now, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has faced a dilemma: What to do about its rules that millions of gallons of cellulosic ethanol be blended into the U.S. gasoline supply. Under …

    EPA Resets Ethanol Rules To Reflect Reality: Cellulosic Sources Don't Exist

    For many months now, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has faced a dilemma: What to do about its rules that millions of gallons of cellulosic ethanol be blended into the U.S. gasoline supply. Under the 2007 Energy Independence & Security Act, Congress required that fuel blenders incorporate increasingly large volumes …

  • 5 best car seats for your baby

    Before the big day arrives, you want to choose the safest, easiest-to-install infant car seat—and through its testing, Consumer Reports has identified the five best. These models performed well i...

    5 best car seats for your baby

    Before the big day arrives, you want to choose the safest, easiest-to-install infant car seat—and through its testing, Consumer Reports has identified the five best. These models performed well i...

  • 2014 Mercedes-Benz E 250 BlueTec Diesel: Fuel-Economy Review

    So it's all the more surprising—and delightful—that a big, comfortable luxury sedan like the Mercedes-Benz E-Class can top 40 mpg, easily. That's what we found this past week, with a drive of the 2014 …

    2014 Mercedes-Benz E 250 BlueTec Diesel: Fuel-Economy Review

    So it's all the more surprising—and delightful—that a big, comfortable luxury sedan like the Mercedes-Benz E-Class can top 40 mpg, easily. That's what we found this past week, with a drive of the 2014 Mercedes-Benz E250 BlueTec. We appreciated the all-wheel-drive confidence for the scattered slippery spots (and 28-degree …

  • 2014 BMW i3 Electric-Car Production Rises To Meet Strong Demand

    The 2014 BMW i3 electric car has represented a major risk for its maker, but at the moment, it seems to be paying off. BMW has recently had to increase i3 production to meet unexpectedly high demand, …

    2014 BMW i3 Electric-Car Production Rises To Meet Strong Demand

    The 2014 BMW i3 electric car has represented a major risk for its maker, but at the moment, it seems to be paying off. BMW has recently had to increase i3 production to meet unexpectedly high demand, Bloomberg reports. The factory in Leipzig, Germany, that builds the i3 is now churning out 100 cars per day, compared to …