Autos: Auto Shows

Refreshed 2018 Ford F-150 Adds Power Stroke Diesel, More Tech

Monday  05:05,   09 january 2017
Automobile

Ford’s perennial cash cow, the F-150, is celebrating 40 years as America’s best-selling pickup truck. This fresh set of bragging rights will be kicked off with a refreshed 2018 model, which sees fairly significant upgrades across its extensive[...]

2018 Mercedes-Benz GLA First Look: Refresh Time Already?

Monday  04:50,   09 january 2017
Motor Trend

Small Crossover Gets a Mild UpdateMore from the Detroit Auto[...]

Volkswagen I.D. Buzz Concept First Look: Gratefully Undead

Monday  04:40,   09 january 2017
Motor Trend

We’ve been teased with the Microbus Concept 2001, Bulli (2011), and at last year’s CES, the BUDD-e—all were takes on Volkswagen’s iconic original air-cooled, rear-engine Type 2 bus. Each troweled on plenty of design cues to evoke the hippy original, [...]

Jeep Pickup, Wagoneer, Grand Wagoneer Investment Confirmed

Monday  04:40,   09 january 2017
Motor Trend

Putting speculation to rest, FCA announced today it is spending $1 billion to retool plants in Michigan and Ohio to make the Jeep Wagoneer, Grand Wagoneer, and a Jeep pickup by 2020. The move adds 2,000 jobs in the U.S. at plants in Warren, Mich.,[...]

U.S.-Spec 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan Revealed in Detroit

Monday  04:36,   09 january 2017
Motor Trend

Volkswagen revealed the all-new long-wheelbase 2018 Volkswagen Tiguan SUV for the U.S. at the 2017 Detroit auto show today. A third-row is now available for the Tiguan for the first time. We’ve already driven the Euro-spec long-wheelbase Tiguan,[...]

Why You Should Care About Auto Shows

Sunday  21:35,   08 january 2017
U.S. News & World Report - Health

You might think that car shows don't matter to you, but every car model on the road earned its stripes on the auto show circuit. Even if you're not a car enthusiast, the concepts, models and technologies that car makers highlight at auto[...]

Audi Q8 Concept Headed to Detroit Auto Show

Sunday  16:50,   08 january 2017
Motor Trend

Audi confirmed last year that it would add a Q8 model to the top of its utility vehicle range. But before it launches the new vehicle, a concept version will debut at the Detroit auto show next month. Audi calls the concept a “near-production study” [...]

2018 Ford F-150 Adds Its First Diesel

Sunday  15:00,   08 january 2017
Car and Driver

2018 Ford F-150 Adds Its First Diesel Power PrinciplesConsiderable attention has been focused on the F-150’s powertrain lineup. A new direct-injected 3.3-liter V-6 replaces the previous 3.5-liter V-6 and is expected to produce the same 282[...]

Honda Just Invented a Self-Balancing Motorcycle That Never Falls Over

Friday  20:20,   06 january 2017
Road & Track

The Honda Riding Assist concept motorcycle keeps itself upright at a stop or during low-speed maneuvers.Honda Riding Assist was first demonstrated today at the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas. The system is brilliantly simple: When engaged,[...]

2017 Ram 1500 Rebel Black Special Edition Bound for Detroit

Friday  17:21,   06 january 2017
Motor Trend

The off-road powerhouse Ram 1500 Rebel already has a bold and aggressive look that demands attention, and Ram is turning that up a notch with the Ram Rebel Black special edition debuting at the Detroit auto show next week. The Rebel Black will be[...]

2017 Bentley Continental Supersports Pumps Out 700 HP

Friday  17:21,   06 january 2017
Motor Trend

 Debuting on the eve of the 2017 Detroit auto show is the 2017 Bentley Continental Supersports, which churns out a whopping 700 hp and 750 lb-ft of torque. Research bentley continental gt See All Model Years See Pricing [...]

Toyota Concept-i looks weird, will be fun to drive, and comes with a Disneyfied AI

Friday  03:26,   06 january 2017
Autoblog

The future is shiny and white, according to Toyota."Basically, this is our futuristic vision of what driving a Toyota means in the year 2030," says Ian Cartabiano, the veteran studio chief for the brand's CALTY advanced design atelier in southern[...]

Mopar Brand Turns 80 Years Old, Will Celebrate With Special Models

Friday  03:25,   06 january 2017
Motor Trend

The Mopar name has become a catchall term to describe any muscle car under the Chrysler Group umbrella, but what is today a parts and service brand offering more than 500,000 products in over 150 markets began life as a line of antifreeze. That[...]

2018 Volkswagen Atlas R-Line Performance Package

Friday  03:25,   06 january 2017
Automobile

Volkswagen’s all-new 2018 Atlas SUV won’t go on sale until the spring, but a R-Line performance package is already being teased. The latest trim package for SE and SEL models will make its official debut at the Detroit auto show next week,[...]

Bentley Teases the Most “Extreme” Car Ever to Wear the Flying B

Friday  03:25,   06 january 2017
Automobile

Oh, you thought Bentley couldn’t go any more hardcore than it did with the recent GT3-R? The mighty GT3-R was quite the departure for the brand, who is known for big, cushy cruisers with an overabundance of metal, leather, and wood. The[...]