Autos: News

Watch: Danica Patrick reveals new Wonder Woman paint scheme

Thursday  03:00,   27 april 2017
Sporting News

Danica Patrick has long been reveled as a wonder woman in NASCAR. Now she'll be driving a special car to reflect it. The No. 10 Stewart-Haas Racing driver will pilot a Wonder Woman-themed Ford Fusion at Kansas Speedway as well as the Monster[...]

NASCAR stars are no longer driving into their 50s

Thursday  03:00,   27 april 2017
Associated Press

Just a generation ago, NASCAR drivers raced until they were embarrassing themselves, the money ran out or they simply couldn't make it to the track anymore. They could compete into their mid-50s, and make a really good living. Research[...]

Self-driving cars are about to take on the worst drivers in America

Wednesday  20:26,   26 april 2017
The Verge

Self-driving car startup NuTonomy has received permission to test vehicles in two additional parts of Boston, giving it access to more complicated roads to train its software on. Research Research New Used New & Used Make (e.g.[...]

Tesla Model S Loses Top Ratings Spot

Wednesday  19:37,   26 april 2017
Consumer Reports

Consumer Reports is lowering the ratings of two Tesla vehicles because the automaker has not enabled the new models with the automatic emergency braking safety feature it said would come as stand ard. Research 2017 tesla model-s See Full [...]

Nissan to Expand NISMO Brand, Promises More Vehicles

Wednesday  17:30,   26 april 2017
Motor Trend

<p>Is the automaker diluting the NISMO name?</p>With the addition of new NISMO vehicles, Nissan expects to increase sales of performance-oriented models, which currently stands at 15,000 units per year. Nissan originally launched its NISMO[...]

Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s formidable legacy will continue off the track

Wednesday  04:30,   26 april 2017
Sporting News

The suddenness and finality of Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s Tuesday retirement announcement may have sent shock waves through the world of NASCAR racing, but from a global viewpoint, the timing couldn’t be more appropriate.And it’s not as if NASCAR’s[...]

Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s farewell tour: These tracks are No. 88's best chances to win before retirement

Wednesday  02:25,   26 april 2017
Sporting News

Dale Earnhardt Jr. is retiring after 18 seasons in NASCAR on his own terms, but he still has 28 races this season to attempt to end a winless drought which dates to 2015. Research Research New Used New & Used Make (e.g. Chevrolet) [...]

NASCAR star Dale Earnhardt Jr. to retire at end of season

Tuesday  23:20,   25 april 2017
Associated Press

Dale Earnhardt Jr. abruptly announced his retirement at the end of the season Tuesday, a decision that will cost NASCAR its most popular driver as the series scrambles to rebuild its fan base. At a news conference, Earnhardt said he "wanted the[...]

Ford Mustang Named Best-Selling Sports Car on Earth

Tuesday  21:41,   25 april 2017
MSN

<p>Ford has built more than 395,000 current-generations Mustangs since 2015.</p>In 2016, Ford recorded a growth in global Mustang sales of 6 percent from the prior year. Currently, the Mustang is sold in 140 countries and six more are also in[...]

Spied! 2018 Range Rover Velar SVR Tests at the Nurburgring

Tuesday  19:45,   25 april 2017
Motor Trend

<p>High-performance variant spotted for the first time</p>Caught lapping the Nrburgring by our intrepid spy photographers, the upcoming Velar receives Range Rover's SVR treatment in the form of larger-diameter front and rear brakes. They[...]

Ford Mustang Versus Chevy Camaro Rivalry Growing in China

Tuesday  19:43,   25 april 2017
MSN

<p>Detroit muscle is gaining popularity in the East.</p>This is happening for a few reasons. Chinese automotive tastes growing more similar to America's, and American cars are aspirational in China. That's why Buick is their number one luxury[...]

2017 Nissan Rogue Sport Starts at $22,380

Tuesday  19:41,   25 april 2017
Motor Trend

Slightly smaller crossover is $2,380 cheaper than RogueAs we reported previously, the Nissan Rogue Sport is just over a foot longer than the standard Rogue and has a 2.3-inch shorter wheelbase. Unlike its larger sibling, the Rogue Sport does not get [...]

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Will Retire With More Than $400 Million In Career Earnings

Tuesday  18:40,   25 april 2017
Forbes

Racing icon Dale Earnhardt Jr. will retire at the end of the 2017 season after 18 years on the track. His career earnings of $410 million are second most in Nascar history behind Jeff Gordon.Earnhardt made his Cup debut in May 1999 and won his first [...]

NASCAR fan picked the absolute worst time to ask Dale Earnhardt Jr. for a selfie

Tuesday  17:22,   25 april 2017
For The Win

<p>Maybe this fan didn't realize what was going on with Dale Earnhardt Jr. on Monday during the Food City 500 in Bristol, so he might deserve a pass for this failed attempt at getting a selfie with the legendary driver while he was en route[...]

Dale Earnhardt, Jr. to retire after 2017 season

Tuesday  16:41,   25 april 2017
Sports Illustrated

Dale Earnhardt, Jr. announced on Tuesday he will retire from competitive racing after the 2017 season.&nbsp;Earnhardt, 42, has won 26 times in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series during his career and has been named the sport's most popular[...]