Autos: News

Rahal goes from 34th to 1st during Indianapolis 500 practice

Friday  05:30,   18 may 2018
ap.org

Graham Rahal posted the fastest lap during practice for the Indianapolis 500 while JR Hildebrand hit the wall in the first crash of the week. Now he needs to prove it wasn't a[...]

Adam Stevens: 'Almost impossible to predict' All-Star Race strategy, rules package

Friday  05:20,   18 may 2018
nascar

If Kyle Busch, last year’s winner of the Monster Energy NASCAR All-Star Race, wants to defend his victory, he’ll have to do it by conquering a plethora of new circumstances in this year’s marquee exhibition event. Saturday night’s Monster Energy[...]

Keyless Ignitions Could Be a Secret Killer, Report Says

Friday  02:40,   18 may 2018
msn

People are dying from carbon monoxide fumes in their homes after neglecting to turn off their cars.The modern convenience of keyless ignition systems may have an unintended consequence, reports the New York Times. Drivers are forgetting to turn off[...]

Tesla Might Need $10 Billion To Fund All Of Its New Projects: Analyst

Friday  01:56,   18 may 2018
jalopnik

Tesla has a new crossover, a semi, and a Roadster in the pipeline, but CEO Elon Musk is adamant the automaker doesn’t need to raise new capital to fund those projects. An analyst from Goldman Sachs disagrees, and suggested Tesla needs a big round[...]

This 2017 Ford GT Is Mysteriously Up For Auction And Ford Has Questions

Thursday  23:50,   17 may 2018
jalopnik

A silver 2017 Ford GT with black racing stripes is on the front of the Mecum Auctions website as of this writing, with a “main attraction” banner across its photo. But that auction could be a breach of Ford’s customer agreement on the GT, which got[...]

Cause of Tesla Autopilot Crash Into Fire Truck Cause Determined: Report

Thursday  22:30,   17 may 2018
msn

A 28-year-old Utah woman broke her ankle after her Tesla walloped the back of a stationary fire truck at 60 MPH. Investigators now know what happened.Powered[...]

The 911 on Six New BMW Emergency Vehicles

Thursday  21:07,   17 may 2018
automobilemag

On the scene at RETTmobil 2018For this year's extravaganza, the new BMW X3 is presented for the first time as a fire service command vehicle and an emergency ambulance. The BMW 2 Series Gran Tourer is also converted for ambulance duty and a BMW X1[...]

Hailie Deegan's championship fire earns her return spot in NASCAR Next class

Thursday  18:32,   17 may 2018
sportingnews

The 16-year-old driver comes from a motorsports family, but her famous dad didn't think she was intense enough to be competitive on the track. Laid-back Hailie is proving him wrong.With his eldest son, Haiden, sure. He's only 12 years old, but[...]

Honda outlines key factors in Red Bull F1 talks

Thursday  18:21,   17 may 2018
msn

The "pressure" and "responsibility" of supplying Red Bull with a Formula 1 engine are key to Honda's discussions with the team for next season. Listings New Used New & Used Make Acura Alfa Romeo AMC Aston[...]

Martin Truex Jr. Foundation provides $1.2 million gift

Thursday  17:51,   17 may 2018
nbcsports

Money will fund children's emergency department and integrative medicine oncology clinic.The announcement was made during the 9th annual Catwalk for a Cause fundraising event Truex and partner Sherry Pollex[...]

Kenseth to pay tribute to Martin in All-Star Race

Thursday  06:00,   17 may 2018
nbcsports

The throwback paint scheme will signify team owner Jack Roush's first victory in the event.The No. 6 Ford will sport the iconic black, red, orange and yellow livery that Martin drove to the win that[...]

NASCAR takes teeth out of Furniture Row’s massive power saw

Thursday  05:45,   17 may 2018
nbcsports

Equipment used to repair Martin Truex Jr.'s Toyota at Talladega likely won't be allowed in future pit stops.Perhaps too inventive for[...]

Marco Andretti leads field on 2nd day of Indy 500 practice

Thursday  04:15,   17 may 2018
ap.org

Marco Andretti led four Honda drivers atop the speed chart on the second day of practice for the Indianapolis 500. After ending Wednesday as the fastest driver of the day, Andretti promptly asked for rain to wash out the next few days at[...]

Ford resuming F-150 truck production on Friday after supplier fire

Thursday  03:55,   17 may 2018
autoblog

Ford said on Wednesday that production of its popular and highly profitable F-150 pickup trucks would resume.Powered[...]

Hyundai Reportedly Developing a Sport-Tuned Kona N SUV

Thursday  03:45,   17 may 2018
motortrend

Potentially with 247[...]