Autos: News

Watch these tiny radio-controlled Toyotas tow a full-size Hilux

Tuesday  19:07,   28 march 2017

Just like the old Tamiya[...]

Larson can carry Team Ganassi to new heights

Tuesday  09:40,   28 march 2017

This year has the makings of a breakout season for Kyle Larson. But it could also be a defining season for his team owner, Chip Ganassi. Larson's victory on Sunday at the Auto Club Speedway kept him firmly in the points lead for the Monster [...]

The Kia Stinger GT May Cost Less Than $27,000

Monday  22:06,   27 march 2017

<p>Will the new Kia pack BMW M2 performance for the cost of a BRZ?</p>These two respective models are likely powered by the 2.0-liter turbo four and the 3.3-liter turbo V-6. Both will transmit power through an eight-speed automatic[...]

The New Honda Civic Si Makes 192 Lb-Ft of Torque

Monday  21:00,   27 march 2017
Road & Track

The Civic Si gets a slight power boost over its base-model brethren, but leaves plenty of room for the Type R at the top.This news comes to us from member "Rickyg0731" on the forums at, gleaned from an email sent to Civic fans who signed[...]

Check Out Bugatti's New $39,000 Bicycle

Monday  19:55,   27 march 2017

Will Bugatti's bike match Bugatti's super-vehicles?We drove a $2.5 million Bugatti Vitesse four years ago in Connecticut; it remains the singular most exhilarating test-drive in our[...]

The RS badge might be coming to a Ford crossover near you

Monday  19:22,   27 march 2017

People like performance. People really like crossovers. We should have seen this coming.Ford might be working on RS variants of its crossover lineup, Car Dealer Magazine reports, citing a conversation with Ford performance boffin Dave Pericak.[...]

NASCAR notebook: Bowyer won't celebrate 3rd-place finish

Monday  06:25,   27 march 2017

Even though he had just posted his best Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series finish since 2015, Clint Bowyer didn't expect effusive praise.FONTANA, Calif. -- Even though he had just posted his best Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series finish since 2015, [...]

Remembering Sprint Car driver Steele

Sunday  22:25,   26 march 2017
Sports Illustrated

A tribute to Sprint Car driver Dave Steele, who died in an accident.This story first appeared on The[...]

Vettel wins in Australia, Hamilton second

Sunday  11:30,   26 march 2017

<p>Four-times world champion Sebastian Vettel won the Australian Grand Prix for Ferrari on Sunday to dash Mercedes' hopes of extending their dominance into a fourth successive season of Formula One.</p>The German cruised to his 43rd race[...]

Ricciardo misses start, exits early at F1 Australian GP

Sunday  09:50,   26 march 2017
Associated Press

Daniel Ricciardo was slapped with a grid penalty, missed the start with a mechanical problem and retired halfway through the Australian Grand Prix as his season-opening Formula One race unfolded disastrously on Sunday. The Australian driver's day[...]

Hamilton makes NASCAR history as first black race director

Sunday  08:25,   26 march 2017
Associated Press

Jusan Hamilton grew up working on cars in his grandfather's garage, and he has been in love with motorsports ever since. He dreamed of driving all the way from upstate New York's dirt tracks to the bright lights of NASCAR. When it didn't work[...]

Larson holds off Logano, wins Xfinity Series race at Fontana

Sunday  04:50,   26 march 2017
Associated Press

Kyle Larson held off Joey Logano on the final lap to win the NASCAR Xfinity race at Auto Club Speedway on Saturday.The way this season is going for the overall Cup series points leader, it's tough to argue against[...]

NASCAR goes Hollywood with young drivers leading the way

Sunday  00:36,   26 march 2017
Associated Press

Ryan Blaney already had his Hollywood moment earlier in the week when he got a photo with actress Daisy Ridley at a Lakers game. Research Research New Used New & Used Make (e.g. Mazda) Model (e.g. CX-5) ''She had no idea who I[...]

Newman, RCR carry Phoenix momentum to Southern California

Saturday  21:05,   25 march 2017

After ending a long winless streak, Newman has momentum on his side.Consider Ryan Newman and Richard Childress Racing, the winners last weekend at Phoenix Raceway. Newman’s late-race charge to victory broke a 127-race winless streak for the driver[...]

Kyle Larson claims pole at Fontana, edging Denny Hamlin

Saturday  07:55,   25 march 2017
Associated Press

Although Kyle Larson has been in second place for most of this NASCAR season, nobody could catch him in qualifying at Fontana. Larson turned a lap in 38.493 seconds Friday in his Chip Ganassi Racing Chevrolet, hitting 187.047 mph to claim the pole[...]