• Weekly Recap: Ford Ranger, ‘Dodge’ Barracuda poised for returns?

  • China’s BAIC looks to invest in Daimler

  • 2016 Toyota Prius photographed completely undisguised before debut

  • Hyundai launches i20 N in South Africa

  • JE MotorWorks introduces 475-hp Land Rover Defender

  • Volkswagen Golf cabriolet update unveiled

  • Autoblog In Cuba: Streets of Havana in hyperlapse

  • August sales may struggle because of Labor Day

  • 2015 Hyundai Veloster SR Turbo :: The Correspondent driver training weekender

  • Chrysler 300 SRT dead in US, updated elsewhere

Weekly Recap: Ford Ranger, ‘Dodge’ Barracuda poised for returns?

Filed under: Government/Legal, Motorsports, Rumormill, UAW/Unions, Dodge, Ford, SUV, Truck, Military, RecapWe curate the week’s events with a focus on the return of the Ford Ranger and other famous car names. Plus, other news and notes from around the …

China’s BAIC looks to invest in Daimler

Filed under: Earnings/Financials, Mercedes-Benz, China, GermanyReuters reports that Chinese conglomerate BAIC is in talks to take ‘a major stake’ in Daimler. If a deal is done, BAIC will be one of Daimler’s largest shareholders.Continue reading China’s…

2016 Toyota Prius photographed completely undisguised before debut

The fourth-generation Toyota Prius has been photographed completely undisguised prior to its debut next week. These photos, which seem to have been taken while the next-generation hybrid hatch was strapped in for a trans-oceanic flight, were first published by the Toyota Prius Club of Malaysia. They show an all-new car that, stylistically at least, is […]

Volkswagen Golf cabriolet update unveiled

The Volkswagen Golf cabrio has been given a mild visual makeover and upgraded mechanicals, and will debut in the flesh at the Frankfurt motor show next month. On the outside, Volkswagen says that the revised Golf cabrio is “easy to identify by [its] considerably sportier front bumper, the striking side sills and sporty accents on […]

Autoblog In Cuba: Streets of Havana in hyperlapse

Filed under: Videos, ClassicsWe take an hour’s worth of Havana street-side footage and boil it down into a two-minute snapshot of Cuban driving.Continue reading Autoblog In Cuba: Streets of Havana in hyperlapseAutoblog In Cuba: Streets of Havana in hyp…

August sales may struggle because of Labor Day

Filed under: Earnings/Financials, Car BuyingLook for disappointing August sales figures next week, but try not to worry too much – September will likely be dynamite.Continue reading August sales may struggle because of Labor DayAugust sales may struggl…

2015 Hyundai Veloster SR Turbo :: The Correspondent driver training weekender

Two weeks ago, my typical Sunday involved sleeping in until 11am and watching movies all day in my Minion onesie – pretty intense stuff. Now, it’s 8am and I’m sitting in the passenger seat of a turbocharged Hyundai Veloster on my way to Sandown Raceway to take part in a Driver Dynamics advanced driver training […]

Chrysler 300 SRT dead in US, updated elsewhere

Filed under: Design/Style, Chrysler, Sedan, PerformanceThe Chrysler 300 might be dead in the US, but it lives on abroad with a new refresh that gives the car a more modern look.Continue reading Chrysler 300 SRT dead in US, updated elsewhereChrysler 300…