Autos: News

Heavier Metal: 2018 Ram Limited Tungsten Editions Add Heft to Prices

Wednesday  00:28,   28 june 2017
Car and Driver

<p>Tungsten!</p>[...]

Tesla Could Start its Own Music Streaming Service

Wednesday  00:28,   28 june 2017
Motor Trend

<p>EV automaker reportedly in talks with record labels</p>Currently, Tesla offers Spotify in global markets like Europe and Australia, but in the U.S. and Canada, it only has Slacker."We believe it's important to have an exceptional in-car[...]

Trump May Eliminate Warning Noise Mandate for Hybrids and Electric Cars

Wednesday  00:28,   28 june 2017
MSN

<p>In its push for deregulation, the Trump Administration may eliminate a controversial rule for electrified cars.</p>In fiscal year 2018 budget documents provided to Congress, the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA) said it [...]

Dodge Challenger Demon: So Fast, You Have To Sign A Waiver To Buy It

Wednesday  00:27,   28 june 2017
Automobile

As we explained when Dodge debuted the Challenger Demon, a street-legal drag car, its performance isn’t exactly straightforward.The waiver states: "The 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon (the "Vehicle") is the automotive industry's first and only[...]

Report: Lamborghini Considering Four-Seat Sports Car

Wednesday  00:27,   28 june 2017
Motor Trend

<p>Miura successor is possible</p>At this year's Automotive News Europe Congress, Lamborghini CEO Stefano Domenicali said he could see a four-seat sports car arriving "in the 2025 to 2030 horizon." Pointedly, he said, "We are already thinking[...]

NPR Stations Begin Canceling "Car Talk"

Wednesday  00:27,   28 june 2017
Road & Track

Some regional NPR stations have begun removing "The Best of Car Talk" from their schedules ahead of the show's end of production in September.Editor's Note: This post originally stated that "Car Talk" was going off the air nationwide[...]

2018 Lincoln Navigator Long-Wheelbase SUV Debuts

Wednesday  00:25,   28 june 2017
Motor Trend

<p>Stretched to provide even more cargo space</p>The extended-wheelbase Navigator features an additional 15 cubic feet behind the third row. Here, you'll also find a storage compartment underneath the floor for extra utility. Meanwhile, the[...]

World's First $2.3 Million Lamborghini Centenario Roadster Has Been Delivered

Wednesday  00:21,   28 june 2017
MSN

<p>The stunner arrived today at Lamborghini Beverly Hills.</p>The Centenario project has been a big one for the Lamborghini team at Sant'Agata Bolognese. It was developed to commemorate the 100th anniversary of founder Ferruccio Lamborghini's[...]

Fiat Chrysler Files Trademark For 'Cuda' Name in America

Wednesday  00:21,   28 june 2017
MSN

<p>Rumors are circulating that FCA has a brand-new Barracuda cooking.</p>Although the Plymouth marque was discontinued well over a decade ago, rumors are afloat that Fiat Chrysler Automobiles could introduce a brand-new Barracuda, likely with[...]

Watch How A Wounded Vet Daily-Drives His Porsche 911 With Just His Hands

Wednesday  00:21,   28 june 2017
MSN

<p>Turns out, a disassembled wheelchair can fit in a 997's rear bench.</p>In a video by Motormouth Canada, host Zack Spencer gets to ride along with Paul as he talks about his car, how he's able to drive it with just his hands, his story,[...]

Car buyers aren’t thrilled about semi-autonomous features

Wednesday  00:21,   28 june 2017
Autoblog

JD Power's latest research into the likes and dislikes of car owners has two big takeaways: people love Kia and are pretty lukewarm about self-driving technology. Or, at least those components that most drivers can gain access to right now,[...]

Hummer Plant Sold to Make Electric Cars

Wednesday  00:20,   28 june 2017
Popular Mechanics

How times have[...]

Study shows correlation between legal pot and more car crashes

Wednesday  00:20,   28 june 2017
Autoblog

There was a 3 percent increase overall.This number came from comparing the three weed-friendly states with the control group. When each state with legal marijuana was compared with its direct neighbors, the increase in crash frequency was even[...]

Cyber attack at Honda stops production after virus strikes

Wednesday  00:20,   28 june 2017
Forbes

Honda said this week that it was forced to halt production at its Sayama plant near Tokyo after finding the WannaCry ransomware in its computer network. This virus is the same one that infected over one million machines worldwide after taking[...]

Dodge Says Don't Drive the Demon Below 15 Degrees

Wednesday  00:20,   28 june 2017
Road & Track

Those drag radial tires come with some serious weather limitations.Over at Jalopnik, Jason Torchinsky got his grubby, unsettling hands on the legal document that Fiat Chrysler will require every Demon buyer to sign before taking delivery of their[...]