Autos: News

Carbon Monoxide Leaks Still Seem to Be Plaguing Ford Interceptor Utility Cop Cars

Friday  13:04,   26 may 2017
msn

The Ford Interceptor Utility may be the number one selling police car in the country, with 32,213 sold in 2016, but it doesn't come without flaws. The Ford Interceptor Utility may be the number one selling police car in the country,[...]

New leaked Tesla chart reveals Model 3 details

Friday  13:04,   26 may 2017
msn

A chart, which comes from Tesla sales, shows details of the upcoming Model 3 electric car compared to its big brother, the Model S.The chart (below), which first appeared on the Tesla Model 3 Owners Club, compares the existing Model S with the Model [...]

Beware the Deadliest Holiday Weekend to Be on the Road

Friday  13:04,   26 may 2017
msn

Memorial Day weekend has the greatest number of fatal car accidents -- and this year, it brings additional bad news.That’s according to an analysis by ValuePenguin. Seeking to determine which holidays saw the greatest number of fatal car accidents,[...]

Rumor: I-4 Turbo to Replace Pentastar V-6, I-6 Turbo to Replace 5.7 Hemi in FCA Lineup

Friday  13:04,   26 may 2017
trucktrend

Big Changes Possibly Coming for FCA PowerplantsThe site is claiming that the well-regarded Pentastar V-6 is headed into its golden years, and at best has another 6-10 years left in it before it’s replaced by a turbocharged I-4 across the FCA lineup. [...]

Dodge Challenger Demon's Drag Radial Tires Are Too Wide for the Production Line

Friday  13:04,   26 may 2017
msn

<p>So the drag-ready rubber and massive rims are affixed to the axles at the upfit center.</p>But those grippy tires and the wheels that wear them come with a caveat: They're too damn big for the Challenger's production[...]

Ford Claims the 2018 Ford Expedition Can Tow 9,300 Pounds

Friday  13:02,   26 may 2017
msn

<p>That is enough towing capacity to pull Airstream's largest trailer and then some.</p>According to Ford, the 2018 Ford Expedition has a best-in-class towing capacity of 9,300 pounds, more than enough to drag around anything a normal[...]

Ford Funds Scholarships for Texas High School Students

Friday  13:01,   26 may 2017
msn

Ford Motor Company has announced that it has raised over $400,000 for scholarships for Texas high school students. This is the American car manufacturer's third year of funding college tuition, having already raised millions of dollars since[...]

Police Want to Remind You 'Help Me!' Signs in Cars Aren't a Joke

Friday  13:01,   26 may 2017
msn

There are lots of ways you can amuse yourself on a long road trip. You can turn to backseat classics like the license plate game or 20 Questions, settle in with a nice long book, or spend the whole time checking Twitter on your phone. Putting a sign [...]

Why Ron Hornaday made the NASCAR Hall of Fame Class of 2018

Friday  13:01,   26 may 2017
foxsports

It was a contentious discussion and had to be settled by a tiebreaker for Hornaday to be voted in.The short answer is simple: Hornaday absolutely belongs. It’s the NASCAR Hall of Fame, not the Monster Energy Cup Series Hall of[...]

Erik Jones tops opening Coca-Cola 600 practice at Charlotte

Friday  13:01,   26 may 2017
foxsports

Check out the fastest drivers in the opening Coca-Cola 600 practice.And when it was all said and done, it was a strong showing for the Toyota contingent, led by Erik Jones at 192.713 miles per hour. Jones’ speed was the best of[...]

All-Star champ Busch seeks to snap Cup points drought at CMS

Friday  13:00,   26 may 2017
ap.org

Kyle Busch proved last week he could win a Cup race at Charlotte Motor Speedway in the exhibition NASCAR All-Star race. Now he's out to prove he can win a Cup points race and put an end a long drought.''It felt good to get that out of the way, so[...]

Dale Jr. on help from the No. 48 team: 'We are leaning on them pretty hard'

Friday  13:00,   26 may 2017
foxsports

Dale Earnhardt Jr. says his No. 88 Hendrick team can learn lots from Jimmie Johnson's No. 48 crew.CONCORD, N.C. — Dale Earnhardt Jr. continues to search for answers in this, his final Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series[...]

The thrill of winning the Indy 500 never wears off: ‘This place is magical’

Friday  13:00,   26 may 2017
ftw.usatoday

Winning the Indy 500 is hard to describe or even believe it was real.Regardless of how many years they've had to process it, some still can't believe it happened, and they struggle to explain the emotions that followed crossing the finish line[...]

F1 teams asked to revise cars after Monger crash

Friday  13:00,   26 may 2017
reuters

<p>Formula One teams have been told to change the rear jack points on their cars for safety reasons after a recent Formula Four accident that cost British teenager Billy Monger his legs.</p>International Automobile Federation (FIA) safety[...]

Fernando Alonso showing he’s no Indianapolis 500 rookie

Friday  12:57,   26 may 2017
sbnation.com?utm_source=MSNbanner

The notation seems like a typo. Like a mistake that someone initially made, then forgot to amend so it just became an afterthought. It is there in every official practice report and qualifying recap pertaining to Sunday’s Indianapolis 500 (noon ET, [...]