Filed under: Videos, Volvo, Auto Repair, Maintenance, Autoblog MinuteVice President of Customer Service for Volvo Cars of North America, Scott Doering, explains Volvo’s new lifetime parts and labor service program.Continue reading Autoblog Minute: Volv…
As part of a rash of updates, changes, and enhancements across its lineup for 2016, Mercedes-Benz is tossing a few new options at its compact CLA-class sedan and GLA-class crossover. The CLA250 will be available in an Edition: Orange special-edition model, while both regular CLA250s and GLA250s get new Dynamic Select drive modes and a […]
Filed under: PodcastsWe’re set to record Autoblog Podcast #442 live tonight at 10:00 PM Eastern. Have a look at our rundown of topics, and sound off with your questions and comments via the Q&A module.Continue reading Submit your questions for Auto…
Most old work trucks die alone and covered in rust. Occasionally, however, they’re maintained, restored, and modified, like this 1959 Chevrolet Viking 60, at which point they become bad-ass pieces of automotive history. This truck was purchased by the city of Oak Ridge, Tennessee, sometime in the 1960s. Since then, they’ve held onto it, and while […]
Filed under: Earnings/Financials, Plants/Manufacturing, GM, TruckThe Flint plant that handles assembly of the Chevy Silverado and GMC Sierra is getting an $877-million investment, primarily for a new body shop. It’ll be the last part of the $5.4-billio…
One might recall the roughly 24-hour social-media freakout back in June when Lexus unveiled a working hoverboard. “It’s 2015,” the people rejoiced, “and hoverboards are a reality, just as Robert Zemeckis and Michael J. Fox told us they would be!” Toyota’s luxury division quickly quashed hopes that you’d be able to wander into a dealership […]
These nonconformist engines are completely off-the-wall, shirt-eating, stranger-hugging insane, created with the kind of crazy engineering that makes your brain hurt.
Overview: Freshened for 2015, the Touareg is Volkswagen’s mid-size—and largest—crossover SUV, a five-seater with luxury aspirations. With a price range that opens in the mid-$40,000 range and culminates close to $70,000, it lies beyond more mainstream two-row offerings such as the Ford Edge, Kia Sorento, Nissan Murano, and Hyundai Santa Fe Sport. But handsome appointments, […]