Autos: News

Mitsubishi Plans to Increase Sales by Offering More Vehicles

Friday  21:16,   20 october 2017
Motor Trend

Compared to what it was in the 1990s, Mitsubishi‘s automotive lineup is a shadow of its former self. Here in the U.S. it only sells the Outlander, Outlander Sport, and Mirage. Oh, and technically it still sells a few Lancers each month, too. But[...]

Here's Why Tesla Is Furious With Consumer Reports Over Its Average Model 3 Reliability Score

Friday  19:36,   20 october 2017
Jalopnik

Consumer Reports released reliability scores on Thursday for a number of new cars, many of which they haven’t seen yet, like the new Kia Stinger.Consumer Reports released reliability scores on Thursday for a number of new cars, many of which[...]

We just got our best look yet at what it's like to drive a Tesla Model 3 (TSLA)

Friday  19:24,   20 october 2017
Business Insider

The Model 3 is Tesla's first mass-market car with a starting price of $35,000.The Tesla Model 3 is still a rare[...]

2019 Audi A7 First Look: Four-Door Fastback Gets Techier

Friday  19:21,   20 october 2017
Motor Trend

Revealed at an event in Audi’s hometown of Ingolstadt, Germany, the 2019 A7 hatchback is packed with a full array of semi-autonomous driving tech and the same multimedia system from the recently revealed A8 full-size luxury sedan. Like its[...]

VW to demonstrate its electric future in 2018 Pikes Peak race

Friday  19:21,   20 october 2017
CNET

Volkswagen announced it will field an electric car, which it teased with an image, in the 2018 run of the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. In 2015 the overall winner, beating the times of even combustion engine cars, was driver Rhys Millen in a [...]

The Last 65 Mercedes-AMG G65s Will Be Special

Friday  19:21,   20 october 2017
Jalopnik

The Mercedes-AMG G65 is an amazing 5,600 pound anachronism of an SUV, with a 6.0-liter V12 putting out what Mercedes says is 630 horsepower. And while the G-Class, as introduced in 1979, will live on, Mercedes-AMG says the G65 will not. On Thursday, [...]

Scandal-hit Nissan suspends production for Japan market

Friday  17:59,   20 october 2017
AFP

Nissan said Thursday it was suspending all production destined for the local market, as Japan's number-two automaker grapples with a mounting inspection scandal that has already seen it recall some 1.2 million vehicles. The announcement comes[...]

Toyota recalls 350,000 Siennas that could roll away

Friday  17:07,   20 october 2017
Autofile

Recall affects Sienna minivans from model years 2005-07 and 2009-10The recall affects 347,120 Siennas from model years 2005, 2006, 2007, 2009 and 2010, with 24,000 of those reportedly in[...]

Ford Starts European EcoSport Production

Friday  17:07,   20 october 2017
Wheels.ca

Ford has started production of the new European Ford EcoSport small crossover at its Craiova, Romania, assembly plant. The decision to build the new EcoSport in Europe rather than continue to import the vehicle from Ford’s plant in Chennai, India,[...]

Jaguar's Design Director Wants to Do a New XK

Friday  17:06,   20 october 2017
MSN

<p>A new XK would reportedly use an updated F-Type platform.</p>A report suggests that the next-generation, hybrid Jaguar F-Type may be joined by another two-door Jag offering: the return of the[...]

Almost A Third Of All New Cars Don't Have Spare Tires: Report

Friday  17:06,   20 october 2017
Jalopnik

It used to be that if tire grievances happened to you on the road, you simply pulled over, got out the jack and spare tire and changed the the thing yourself. Then you’d be back on the road once more. Easy. But this isn’t the case anymore for an[...]

Ultra Rare Superbird Goes on the Block at the Toronto Fall Classic Car Auction

Friday  15:52,   20 october 2017
Wheels.ca

<p>With nearly 400 entries and thousands in attendance, this is the largest classic car auction in Toronto</p>With nearly 400 entries and thousands in attendance, this is the largest classic car auction in[...]

Here’s a closer look at Apple’s secret self-driving car

Thursday  21:26,   19 october 2017
The Verge

<p>That’s one top-heavy SUV</p>Going to need more than 140 characters to go over [...]

2019 Chevrolet Corvette Will Enter Production on January 29, 2018, Report Says

Thursday  19:07,   19 october 2017
MSN

<p>Is the mid-engined Corvette's arrival just three months away?</p>The news came tucked away deep in a longer story regarding the Bowling Green factory's imminent November 6th reopening, after a multi-month reset designed to retool the[...]

2018 Porsche 718 Boxster / Cayman GTS: The Usual Formula, Now for Fours

Thursday  16:51,   19 october 2017
Car and Driver

2018 Porsche 718 Boxster / Cayman GTS: The Usual Formula, Now for FoursThat means rumors that Porsche will bring a naturally aspirated flat-six back to the Boxster and Cayman models are running out of possibilities to become reality. We can still[...]