Autos: News

Land Rover Celebrates 70 Years With Restoration of 1948 Series I

Friday  18:53,   12 january 2018
MSN

Pre-production launch vehicle was a garden-findLand Rover is taking advantage of the chance to bring the discovered classic back to life as the first project of its 70-year anniversary celebration. The Jaguar Land Rover Classic Works in Coventry is[...]

Jeep Wrangler 'Scrambler' truck spied again, our best look yet

Friday  18:52,   12 january 2018
Autoblog

Here's what we know so far.Unfortunately, FCA is still being very careful with camouflage, and as a result, there isn't much to see here. We can definitely tell that from the C-pillar forward, the truck is practically identical to the 2018[...]

Hyundai Starts Level 4 Autonomous Testing

Friday  18:52,   12 january 2018
Wheels.ca

Hyundai and Aurora, a leader in autonomous vehicle technology, have announced a strategic partnership to bring self-driving Hyundai vehicles to market by 2021. This partnership will incorporate Aurora’s self-driving technology into Hyundai[...]

Spied! Mercedes-Benz GLB Shows off Boxy Proportions

Thursday  18:10,   11 january 2018
MSN

Recent trademark filing confirms nameOur spy photographers caught a new Mercedes-Benz crossover winter testing in Europe. And unless the camouflage is deceiving us, it receives a much boxier design than the GLA, GLC, and[...]

Aston Martin Reportedly Considering Going Public

Thursday  18:09,   11 january 2018
MSN

Seeking a $6.8 billion USD valuationBack in 2015, Ferrarifiled for an initial public offering, receiving a valuation of about $9.8 billion USD. For the first few months, the stock price slid, but eventually, it recovered and has been steadily[...]

Winter Weather Transforms Knoxville Bridge into a Curling Rink

Thursday  18:09,   11 january 2018
MSN

Twitter user posts video of one vehicle managing to get through without hitting others piled up on icy overpass in Tennessee.Bridges typically become icy before the roads leading to them, as elevated structures don't get the warmth from the ground[...]

Homeowner's Association Enacts Insane Policy Forcing Residents to Keep Garage Doors Open

Wednesday  20:16,   10 january 2018
MSN

"This will just be an open door policy and saying, 'Welcome, take what you want,'" a resident told a local reporter.Video: See the cars in Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson's garage (provided by AutoMotoTV) Your browser does not support[...]

Toyota shows off future of commercial vehicles

Wednesday  19:56,   10 january 2018
Autofile

Open concept autonomous electric vehicle to be available in three sizesThe e-Palette Concept is a fully autonomous, battery electric vehicle with an open-control interface to allow partner companies to install their own automated driving and vehicle [...]

Alfa Romeo To Electrify Future Large SUV

Wednesday  17:07,   10 january 2018
autoTRADER.ca

Alfa Romeo says it's working on a large SUV model that will be the brand's first vehicle to use an electrified powertrain. Roberto Fedeli, the Italian brand's chief technical officer, told the UK's Auto Express that Alfa Romeo says[...]

2019 Chevrolet Silverado 4500HD and 5500HD to Debut in Indianapolis

Wednesday  17:06,   10 january 2018
MSN

Big reveal planned in[...]

Ford Launches Subcompact EcoSport Crossover To Little Fanfare

Wednesday  17:06,   10 january 2018
autoTRADER.ca

We knew the 2018 Ford EcoSport, the brand's first subcompact crossover, was set to arrive here around the time Canadians flipped their calendars to begin 2018. What we didn't know what what it would cost -- until now. We knew the[...]

Hyundai to unveil next-gen FCEV at CES

Tuesday  20:21,   09 january 2018
Autofile

Debut coincides with partnership with autonomous technology firm AuroraThe yet-unnamed crossover will move up from the current Tucson FCEV (Fuel Cell Electric Vehicle), but it is not yet known if Hyundai will keep the name or create something[...]

Ford nixes Fusion redesign, report claims

Tuesday  19:12,   09 january 2018
Roadshow

It doesn't mean the car is dead in the water, though.Ford has canceled a planned 2020 redesign of its midsize Fusion sedan, The Detroit News reports, citing a confidential letter to suppliers that the outlet obtained. It does not mean that the[...]

Will Audi Offer a New Coupe to Rival the BMW 8 Series?

Tuesday  19:11,   09 january 2018
MSN

Design boss talks about the possibility of a new two-doorSpeaking with Autocar, Marc Lichte indicated that Audi may produce a rival to the BMW 8 Series. However, low demand could pose problems for green-lighting such a car. "I love the shape of a[...]

Nissan Prepares Cars to Read Your Brain Waves

Tuesday  19:11,   09 january 2018
MSN

“Brain-to-vehicle” tech will debut at CESIn recent years, CES has hosted a number of autonomous vehicle concepts and technologies, and this year should be no different. But Nissan is taking things one step further with technology that can interpret[...]