Autos: News

Line Lock and Two Smoking Tires: Ford Adds Line-Lock Feature to All 2018 Mustangs

Thursday  22:00,   29 june 2017
Car and Driver

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2018 Toyota Camry Begins Production

Thursday  21:13,   29 june 2017
Motor Trend

<p>First vehicle built in U.S. with TNGA</p>To prepare for the big launch, the automaker spent$1.33 billion earlier this year preparing the plant to manufacture vehicles on the Toyota New Global Architecture. The Camry is the first Toyota[...]

New Hampshire State Police Stop Minivan For Leaning Tower of Luggage

Thursday  21:13,   29 june 2017
MSN

<p>No kids, this is not a good idea.</p>As you can see in New Hampshire State Police's Facebook post below, someone took the popular vacation movie to heart and stacked a one-bedroom apartment on the roof (and sides) of their Honda Odyssey.[...]

Ford May be Making an Off-Road Version of the Ranger

Thursday  21:12,   29 june 2017
MSN

<p>What would you even call something like that? The Ford Ranger Baby Raptor?</p>The Ford Ranger is already projected to be released in late 2018, but new spy shots obtained by Car & Driver show a possible off-road version of the mid-sized [...]

2018 Dodge Durango Lineup Gets Some SRT Attitude

Wednesday  21:46,   28 june 2017
Motor Trend

The 2018 Dodge Durango SRT that was shown for the first time in February at the Chicago auto show looks almost as fast and fierce as it is. It drew attention—and not just because it promised 475 hp from its 6.4-liter V-8. So the execs at Dodge have[...]

Challenger SRT Hellcat Gets a Widebody for 2018

Wednesday  18:47,   28 june 2017
Automobile

<p>Price starts at $72,590 and includes a day of driving school</p>Starting in July, Dodge is offering a Challenger SRT Widebody that adds 3.5 inches of overall width to the beast. It comes with a new electric power steering (EPS) system with[...]

Aston Martin DB11 Gets New Twin-Turbo V-8 Engine Option

Wednesday  18:46,   28 june 2017
Motor Trend

<p>First engine sourced from Mercedes-AMG now available</p>The engine has been tailored to fit with the DB11's bespoke wet-sump lubrication system, air intake, and exhaust system by Aston Martin's engineering team. Aston Martin also changed[...]

July 4th Holiday Travel to Set New Record

Wednesday  18:46,   28 june 2017
Motor Trend

<p>Majority of travelers will drive</p>With 44.2 million Americans expected to venture at least 50 miles away from home, this upcoming weekend is poised to become the most traveled July 4th holiday ever. An additional 1.25 million travelers[...]

From Castroneves to Newgarden, chemistry helps power Penske

Wednesday  18:46,   28 june 2017
Associated Press

As usual, Helio Castroneves took charge. Research Research New Used New & Used Make (e.g. Cadillac) Model (e.g. ATS Sedan) Castroneves and Simon Pagenaud came in early for their news conference after a good practice at Road[...]

This Weirdo Tie-Dye Sponge Is Michelin's Dream Tire

Wednesday  00:31,   28 june 2017
Popular Mechanics

The Vision is an airless tire with a whole slew of other strange features.The tire would be made from bio-sourced and biodegradable materials, including natural rubber, paper, tin cans, wood electronic and plastic waste as well as a handful of other [...]

Why Are Datsun 240Zs Shooting Up in Value?

Wednesday  00:31,   28 june 2017
MSN

<p>The affordable sports coupe of the 1970s sure is expensive now.</p>UK auction website ClassicCarAuctionResults recently noticed a rise in prices for Datsun 240Zs and is trying to figure out exactly why that's the case. Prices stayed low and [...]

Today, Toyota Unveiled 'The Safest Car In The World.'

Wednesday  00:31,   28 june 2017
Forbes

Toyota deemphasizes autonomous, puts the spotlight on safetyWhen it comes to leading-edge technology, one of the world’s smallest, and one of the world’s biggest automakers don’t share the same opinion. Tesla thinks technology should allow cars to[...]

Chevy and Ford Race to Join Ram in the Half-Ton Diesel Pickup Segment

Wednesday  00:30,   28 june 2017
MSN

<p>Spy shots of the diesel-powered 2019 Chevy Silverado 1500 and Ford F-150 have been spotted around the Internet.</p>We already know Ford plans to release the F-150 diesel in the spring of 2018, but the deadline is a little foggier for the[...]

New Land Rover Defender Is "Not Far Away," Says Design Boss

Wednesday  00:30,   28 june 2017
Motor Trend

<p>Will appeal to a new generation of buyers</p>At the Automotive News Europe Congress last week, McGovern talked about the much-hyped successor, which will bring back to life the original model that ended production in 2016 after a run of[...]

Dodge Durango SRT lends its look to R/T model for 2018

Wednesday  00:30,   28 june 2017
MSN

You can also get the SRT's hood on the GT model, and every Durango adds new standard equipment.Starting with the 2018 model year, Dodge will offer the Durango SRT's aggressive front end -- comprising the front fascia, hood, lower valence and fog [...]