Autos: Auto Shows

A bluffer's guide to the 2016 SEMA show

Thursday  10:21,   03 november 2016
autoblog

Looking forward to this year's SEMA Show? Me too. Here's a novice's survival guide and some of theStarting November 1st, this will be my fourth SEMA show that I've been to. For the first, in 2013, I went as a buyer with my partner Sean,[...]

Ford preps a wild stable of Mustangs for SEMA

Thursday  10:14,   03 november 2016
autoblog

Ford adds to its extensive list of cars for SEMA.Ford continues to tease its SEMA lineup and is previewing at least six Mustangs and two Fusion Sports before the show. In regular SEMA fashion, a different aftermarket company has customized each of[...]

Zero to 60 Designs creates a fusion of Ford GT and Mustang

Thursday  10:14,   03 november 2016
autoblog

If you like it, we have good news for you.This car, which Zero to 60 Designs has produced for this year's SEMA show, is called the GTT, for Gran Turismo Tribute. It takes some of the most iconic design cues of the Ford GT supercar and incorporates[...]

Le Mans-Winning GT40 and GT to be Displayed at SEMA 2016 #TENSEMA16

Thursday  10:14,   03 november 2016
hotrod

RK Motors Charlotte and Rare Drive are showing the recently restored #2 GT40 that won Le Mans in 1966 along with the class-wining Ford GT that raced Le Mans in 2016. The winning pair will be shown alongside the Ford GT Heritage Prototype in Ford’s[...]

SEMA 2016: BMW Unveils a Bundle of OEM Performance Parts Ahead

Thursday  10:07,   03 november 2016
automobilemag

If you didn’t get your order in for the limited BMW M4 GTS before dealers got a chance to add eye-watering markup, BMW will soon offer a consolation prize. If you have an M3/M4 and a handful of cash, BMW will sell you the performance parts your need [...]

SEMA 2016: A Radical Raptor and Some Sick Super Dutys

Thursday  10:07,   03 november 2016
automobilemag

More is an understatement at the SEMA show in Las Vegas and Ford is rolling out another round of over the top, after market trucks. Tuners and gear heads got their hands on a 2017 Ford F-150 Raptor and a couple of monster-sized Super Duty trucks for [...]

Seven Things We Learned About Alfa Romeo’s Future at the L.A. Show

Thursday  10:00,   03 november 2016
motortrend

We learned seven new things about Alfa Romeo's future after speaking to an executive at the L.A. auto show.1. The next new Alfa is still set for a debut on June 24, 2015, just in time to celebrate Alfa’s 105th anniversary. The launch event will[...]

Four Things We Learned from BMW Head of Product Planning

Thursday  10:00,   03 november 2016
motortrend

We caught up with BMW's head of product planning who shared info regarding cars like the i3 and Active Tourer.The product offensive is far from over: According to Ferraiolo, the BMW product offensive which has seen just about every conceivable[...]

Confirmed: Next-Gen Hyundai Elantra Scheduled for L.A. Debut

Thursday  09:56,   03 november 2016
motortrend

It's true. The next-gen Hyundai Elantra is destined for the LA auto show.While we don’t know any details about the all-new Elantra, we can speculate that it may undergo a transformation similar to newer Hyundais in the lineup, including the[...]

SEMA Sneak Peak: The Ringbrothers' Twin-Turbo 1948 "Madam V" Cadillac #TENSEMA16

Thursday  09:56,   03 november 2016
hotrod

Jim and Mike Ring have kept their lips tight about Madam V, the newest build from the Wisconsin-based Ringbrothers! They’ve brought their eye for melding modern performance and styling with vintage sheet metal to a 1948 Cadillac Series 62. The Madam [...]

FCA Teases 2016 SEMA Concepts – Power Wagon, Wrangler Among Them #TENSEMA16

Thursday  09:56,   03 november 2016
trucktrend

Debut Will Be Livestreamed from ShowNo specific details were given on any of the concept vehicles. If we had to guess, at least one of them is going to have a version of the Hellcat supercharged 6.2L V-8, possibly more than one. The SEMA Show is[...]

Chevrolet Chaparral 2X Gran Turismo Concept is a Virtual Rocket

Thursday  09:56,   03 november 2016
motortrend

The Chevrolet Chaparral 2X Gran Turismo concept will be available for download for owners of the Gran Turismo 6 video game this holiday season.The concept, designed with input and inspiration from Jim Hall and the innovative Chaparral race cars he[...]

The Galpin Rocket Super Mustang Is Here

Thursday  09:56,   03 november 2016
hotrod

The Galpin Rocket Super Mustang Designed by Henrik Fisker Is Here Called the “Rocket” Galpin’s super Mustang is touted as the “Ultimate American Muscle Car”. It is planned for limited production by early 2015. Not bound by corporate identities and [...]

Bentley Grand Convertible Concept Takes the Stage in L.A.

Thursday  09:42,   03 november 2016
motortrend

The Bentley Grand Convertible concept is based on the Bentley Mulsanne Speed including the 530-hp 6.75-liter twin-turbo V-8 with 811lb-ft of torque.Bentley insiders confirm the Grand Convertible’s rear quarter panels, stamped using relatively[...]

2016 Acura ILX: Now More Millennial-Friendly

Thursday  09:35,   03 november 2016
motortrend

The 2016 Acura ILX features more technology than before as well as a new 2.4-liter I-4 and eight-speed dual-clutch[...]