Autos: News

2016-2017 Toyota Tacoma Recalled for Leaky Differential

Thursday  14:12,   05 october 2017
Truck Trend

More than 200,000 Vehicles Subject to RecallToyota Motor North America is voluntarily recalling 2016 and 2017 Tacoma pickups for an issue with rear differentials that may have an oil leak. An estimated 228,000 vehicles are affected. Vehicles[...]

VW expands Porsche Macan fuel leak recall to 240K Audi models

Thursday  14:11,   05 october 2017
MSN

Isn't cross-brand component sharing great?Less than two weeks ago, we reported on a recall affecting approximately 52,000 examples of the Porsche Macan crossover. Now, Volkswagen Group has expanded that recall to include 240,487 examples of the[...]

Perez feared illness would force him out of Malaysian GP

Thursday  14:11,   05 october 2017
MSN

Sergio Perez feared at one point that he would be forced out of the Malaysian Grand Prix weekend when he was struck down by a virus, prior to him battling through to score points. The Mexican was struck down with an illness ahead of last weekend’s[...]

Castroneves to move to Team Penske sports car program

Thursday  14:11,   05 october 2017
Associated Press

The youth movement officially hit IndyCar on Wednesday when Team Penske said three-time Indianapolis 500 winner Helio Castroneves will move to its new sports car program next season. The decision, expected all year, brings to an end the[...]

Kurt Busch unloaded his frustration during Dover race before playoff elimination

Thursday  14:11,   05 october 2017
For The Win

"We're just screwed."Sunday's NASCAR Cup Series race featured tension a bit higher than usual because the Apache Warrior 400 was the first playoff elimination race of the[...]

Denny Hamlin: 'NASCAR drivers should be making NBA, NFL money'

Thursday  14:10,   05 october 2017
Sporting News

According to Hamlin, NASCAR drivers risk their lives each time they race, so they should be making the millions that NFL and NBA players do.While at a charity event in Charlotte, N.C., Hamlin said because there is a significant danger to racing[...]

ESPN acquires US television rights for Formula 1

Thursday  14:10,   05 october 2017
Associated Press

Formula One will return to its original U.S. television partner with a move next season to ESPN. All 21 events will be televised next year on ABC, ESPN or ESPN2, with the new deal calling for more than 125 hours of F1 programming.The first F1 race[...]

Passenger car plowed over stock car during NASCAR parade in Charlotte

Thursday  14:10,   05 october 2017
For The Win

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Newman comes up short in bid to advance in playoff

Thursday  14:08,   05 october 2017
MSN

The postmortem on the run that eliminated Ryan Newman from the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series Playoff boils down to three simple words.DOVER, Del. -- The postmortem on the run that eliminated Ryan Newman from the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series[...]

Ferrari to make changes after engine failures

Thursday  14:08,   05 october 2017
Reuters

Ferrari will make changes to improve the quality of components after both of the Formula One team's cars suffered engine failures in Malaysia at the weekend.Title contender Sebastian Vettel lined up in last place after problems in qualifying[...]

No more teen sensation: F1's rising star Verstappen turns 20

Thursday  14:07,   05 october 2017
Associated Press

The days of Max Verstappen being a teen sensation are officially over, as Formula One's rising star celebrated his 20th birthday Saturday. Research Research New Used New & Used Make (e.g. Cadillac) Model (e.g. ATS Sedan) [...]

Malaysia signs off from F1 with a larger turnout

Thursday  14:06,   05 october 2017
Reuters

<p>Malaysia gave Formula One a rousing send-off on Sunday.</p>Organizers said a total of 110,604 spectators went to Sepang International Circuit near Kuala Lumpur's international airport over the three days of practice, qualifying and[...]

Earnhardt won't judge athletes who don't stand for anthem

Thursday  14:02,   05 october 2017
Associated Press

Two NASCAR team owners who said they would fire employees who do not stand for the national anthem do not speak for the sport, star driver Dale Earnhardt Jr. said Friday. Several owners and executives said last weekend they wouldn't want anyone in[...]

Watch A 2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Drive Itself Off The Assembly Line

Wednesday  03:00,   05 july 2017
MSN

<p>Production of the new, facelifted S-Class has begun in Sindelfingen.</p>In a brief video, Mercedes-Benz production and supply chain board member Markus Schäfer talks up the new flagship Benz and takes it for a ride from the end of the[...]

Rolls-Royce Is Not Interested in Hybrids or Autonomy. Got it?

Tuesday  21:10,   04 july 2017
MSN

<p>All-electric or bust, says the British luxury automaker.</p>Speaking to Autocar at the Goodwood Festival of Speed, Rolls-Royce CEO Torsten Müller-Otvös concedes that electricity is the way of the future, but will only be adopted by[...]