• Renault Clio RS220 Trophy v Renault Megane RS265 Cup: Comparison Review

  • 2017 Subaru XV preview to debut at Geneva motor show

  • 2016 Volvo S60, V60:: Australia drops Polestar models, cuts prices

  • This modernized Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint looks great, sounds even better

  • 2016 Iveco Daily pricing and specifications

  • F1 considers adding canopy to ‘Halo’ closed cockpit design

  • 2016 Mazda 6 gets safety update, price cuts

  • 2017 Rolls-Royce Phantom spy photos

  • The General’s Motorsports Skunkworks: Inside the GM Performance Racing Center

  • Hyundai’s Super Bowl ads score on Ad Meter

  • The 7 New Rules of Car Buying: How to Shop in Today’s World

  • 2016 Ford Falcon XR8 Sprint, XR6 Turbo Sprint Revealed: Limited build run, big power hikes

  • 2017 Ferrari GTC4Lusso: The Four-Place Ferrari

  • 2017 Ferrari GTC4Lusso Revealed! – Official Photos and Info

  • World’s fastest mobility scooter hits record 107.6 mph

  • Ferrari GTC4 Lusso unveiled:: FF given comprehensive makeover

  • Car and Driver Tested: The Quickest Cars from the 1950s to Today

  • Is It in ‘Park’? NHTSA Investigating Confusing Gearshift in Chryslers, Dodges, Jeeps

  • 2017 BMW Alpina B7: The 600-hp 7-series that Still Isn’t Called an M7

  • Jay Leno meets The Beast

Renault Clio RS220 Trophy v Renault Megane RS265 Cup: Comparison Review

Intra-brand rivalries can be fun. Comparing the top-spec variant of one model in a manufacturer’s line-up with the entry-level version of another, can often deliver interesting outcomes. And when the gap between them, in sheer dollar terms anyway, is rather close, things can be even more interesting. So, with $4000 separating the Renault Clio RS220 […]

2017 Subaru XV preview to debut at Geneva motor show

A next-generation preview of the Subaru XV crossover will debut at next month’s Geneva motor show, the Japanese car maker has confirmed today. Little else has been revealed about the new concept’s coming, although a shadowy teaser image that accompanied the announcement offers a hint of what we can expect from the show car’s look. […]

2016 Volvo S60, V60:: Australia drops Polestar models, cuts prices

The turbocharged six-cylinder Volvo S60 Polestar and V60 Polestar models that began life as an Australian experiment have now been wiped from the range as the Swedish carmaker prepares for its exclusively four-cylinder future. Around 40 examples of the Polestar models remain in local stock, Volvo has confirmed, with no more examples of the current […]

This modernized Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint looks great, sounds even better

Filed under: Aftermarket, Videos, Alfa Romeo, Coupe, Classics, PerformanceCharles Morgan drives a tuned Alfa Romeo Giulia Sprint from a UK company that specializes in turning these classic coupes into better performers.Continue reading This modernized …

2016 Iveco Daily pricing and specifications

The Iveco Daily van and cab-chassis models have been updated for 2016, with extra safety equipment and different body styles now on offer. Iveco – which is better known for its trucks than it is for its commercial vans – offers the Daily model in its ranks as an alternative to the likes of the […]

F1 considers adding canopy to ‘Halo’ closed cockpit design

Filed under: Design/Style, Motorsports, Safety, Technology, RacingFormula 1’s plans for a new ‘Halo’ closed cockpit, which is coming in 2017, may include the addition of a clear panel for even more driver protection.Continue reading F1 considers adding…

2016 Mazda 6 gets safety update, price cuts

The 2016 Mazda 6 mid-sized sedan and wagon range is now better value than before, and safer, after the company made a suite of active and preventative anti-crash features standard across the board. From now, every Mazda 6 variant will come with blind-spot monitoring, rear cross-traffic alert, an auto-dimming rear-view mirror and low-speed laser-driven forward autonomous […]

2017 Rolls-Royce Phantom spy photos

The next-generation Rolls-Royce Phantom has been spotted up near the Arctic circle doing a spot of cold weather testing. From what we can see here, the new Phantom will evolve the current car’s design, which makes no attempt to hide its grand dimensions nor its imposing road presence. Concerns related to aerodynamics and fuel economy […]

The General’s Motorsports Skunkworks: Inside the GM Performance Racing Center

Basking in the warm glow of its remarkable success at the recent Rolex 24 Hours of Daytona endurance race (see the bottom of this post), GM flung open the doors of its new Performance Racing Center in Pontiac, Michigan, to provide a look at how the pros prepare for road-, drag-, oval-, and Indy-car racing. […]

Hyundai’s Super Bowl ads score on Ad Meter

Filed under: Marketing/Advertising, Videos, Hyundai, Super Bowl CommercialsHyundai is the first automaker to top USA Today’s influential survey of Super Bowl commercials.Continue reading Hyundai’s Super Bowl ads score on Ad MeterHyundai’s Super Bowl ad…

The 7 New Rules of Car Buying: How to Shop in Today’s World

There are few truly bad vehicles for sale today, but, when there are more models boasting more whistles and bells than ever before, that doesn’t make car shopping easy. Even if you’re car savvy, you can still make an uninformed choice or get a bad deal. And the wealth of resources for information can obscure […]

2016 Ford Falcon XR8 Sprint, XR6 Turbo Sprint Revealed: Limited build run, big power hikes

Full details on the new limited-edition 2016 Ford Falcon XR6 Turbo Sprint and XR8 Turbo Sprint sedan models have been revealed this morning, just hours after first leaking onto the internet. As confirmed yesterday afternoon, the returned Sprint badge brings more power and some sharp price hikes for both variants, along with upgraded brakes and a […]

2017 Ferrari GTC4Lusso: The Four-Place Ferrari

When Ferrari’s FF made its debut for 2012, the model broke new ground by being the first Ferrari with four-wheel drive. (The four-wheel-drive system and the car’s four-place layout led to the “FF” designation.) The newly unveiled follow-up version adds four-wheel steering to the mix, but rather than adding a third “F” to the model […]

World’s fastest mobility scooter hits record 107.6 mph

Filed under: Etc., Videos, Weird Car NewsA couple mechanics from the Isle of Man decided it was a good idea to put a motorcycle engine in a mobility scooter. They earned themselves a world record.Continue reading World’s fastest mobility scooter hits r…

Ferrari GTC4 Lusso unveiled:: FF given comprehensive makeover

The Ferrari GTC4 Lusso is the new name for a facelift and upgrade of one of the most controversial, albeit one of the most practical, Ferraris of modern times, the FF. While the overall shape of the shooting brake-style coupe/hatch mashup hasn’t been altered, Ferrari has remodelled every exterior panel. Under the hood, there’s a […]

Is It in ‘Park’? NHTSA Investigating Confusing Gearshift in Chryslers, Dodges, Jeeps

This past summer, the National Highway Traffic Safety administration opened a preliminary investigation into just over 400,000 Jeep Grand Cherokees, after some owners alleged their vehicles would roll away after being shifted into Park. NHTSA has since more than doubled the number of Jeep, Dodge, and Chrysler vehicles being investigated. And the agency now blames the […]

2017 BMW Alpina B7: The 600-hp 7-series that Still Isn’t Called an M7

Similar to this year’s field of presidential candidates, the upper echelon of luxury sedans offers a plethora of establishment choices seasoned by a few outsiders. Against veritable four-door stalwarts such as the Mercedes-Benz S-class, Jaguar XJ, Audi A8, and BMW 7-series, stand fringe offerings—Porsche’s Panamera, Maserati’s Quattroporte—and special variants of more mainstream models, your AMG […]