Mercedes SLS AMG Black Series Obliterated by F1 Car in Drag Race

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It’s always shocking to see a drag race between a Formula One car and a production car, no matter how powerful and fast the latter may be.

Ford to Inject $5 Billion Into Lincoln to Compete Against BMW, Mercedes

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Ford wants to restore Lincoln to its former glory and is willing to spend big in order to turn its luxury brand into a worthy competitor for Cadillac and other premium automakers.

Obese Crash Test Dummies Are the Way forward for Car Safety

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Crash test dummies currently come in three major flavors: male, female and child. However, while these do offer some diversity and give context and nuance to results, they don’t cater for the special needs of other (quite numerous) categories such as the obese and elderly.

New Audi TT Gets the Positive Nod from XCar

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Audi needed to do something significant with its next-gen TT, since the competition it was going to face was more diversified than ever.

It retained the familiar shape, but infused it with the kind of sharp lines it never really had – it still doesn’t look as good as the Sport Quattro concept, but it’s not bad either.

Ford Reportedly Softening 2015 Mustang’s Suspension for Europe

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Can you imagine European customers asking for a softer suspension on a US model 20 years ago?

Chrysler Recalls 33,443 Light Trucks Over Tire Pressure Monitor Problems

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Judging by the number of recalls in 2014, it seems that many automotive suppliers have lots quality control problems that seriously affect car companies.

OMG! Attention Seeking News Reporter Almost Dies!

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Now this was some factual reporting from ABS-CBN video journalist Don Tagala who claims he almost died while covering the Ebola epidemic in New York City.

Koenigsegg One:1 So Powerful That it Blocked Germany’s Registration Computer!

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With 1,360PS (1,341hp) the Koenigsegg One:1 supercar has managed to crash the computers used to register it in Germany as they are not capable to process such a big figure.

No Hot RS Version for New Skoda Fabia for the Time Being

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It’s not exactly a surprise that the new Skoda Fabia will not offer an RS (or vRS in the UK) high-performance variant, as rumors about this have first emerged more than a year ago.

2015 Ford Expedition SUVs Pimped for SEMA

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Ford is bringing three distinct custom Expedition SUVs to SEMA this year, built by a trio of aftermarket specialists: Tjin Edition, DUB Magazine and Vaccar.

I Want To Play Racing Paintball Too!

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You know about paintball and you surely know about racing, but have you ever heard of a challenge named "Hacker's Pursuit"?

Jaguar Land Rover Opens New Engine Plant in the UK

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Jaguar Land Rover has inaugurated its new £500 million ($800 million) Engine Manufacturing Centre in the UK, the brand’s first in-house engine production facility in a generation.

Fiat Strada Turns Into the Ram 700 for Mexico

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Do you live in Mexico and feel that Fiat's badge isn't manly enough for a pickup truck?

The Fiat-Chrysler (FCA) group has you covered with the launch of the sheep-badged Ram 700.

Which Premium-Feeling Hatch Would You Have: Mazda3 or VW Golf?

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Just like the larger Mazda6, the 3 also impressed when it was launched, taking the Japanese hatch to new and previously unheard of heights.

It’s now seen as more of a sub-premium model than a regular mainstream hatch contender, which is why AutoGuide pitted it against the other car that fit that criteria (long before the Mazda did), the VW Golf.

This 1973 Suzuki Jimny Has a 360cc Two-Stroke Two-Pot Engine

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As far as light vehicles for off-roading go, there are probably very few if any that are smaller and lighter than the first generation Suzuki Jimny (1969 – 1981).

The LJ20 variant features a 360cc twin-cylinder two-stroke engine with 28 hp, is 51 inches (~1.3 meters) wide and tips the scales at just 1,300 lbs (~590 kg) - top speed is almost sixty...

Lincoln MKZ and MKC Start from $51,660 and $55,590 in China

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One has to be a really big fan of Lincoln to buy its products in China, as the MKZ sedan and MKC crossover are priced more than 50 percent higher than in their home market.

Lincoln has officially launched the MKZ and MKC in China, with prices starting from 315,800 yuan ($51,660 at today’s exchange rates) for the MKZ and 339,800 yuan ($55,590) for the MKC.

Notice a Difference with Mario Kart Video Running at 60FPS?

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Chances are, you haven't seen anything like this on YouTube before; videos running at 60 frames per second (fps) instead of the usual 24 / 30fps, with this Mario Kart clip being one of the first on the web.

BMW Says New X6M as Fast as the E92 M3 on the 'Ring

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How about that; according to a BMW official, the new X6M is as fast as the previous E92 M3 Coupe on the Nürburgring, which if true, means it obliterates the Range Rover SVR's freshly set record.

2015 Ford Transit Gets Unexpected Attention from Tuning Specialists for SEMA

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The Ford Transit is among the last vehicles that spring to mind when it comes to tuning, but that hasn’t stopped the automaker from preparing a fleet of custom vans for SEMA.

Vorsteiner's Girth-y Special Edition BMW M4 GTRS4

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If you're into thick-bodied cars with slim waists, Vorsteiner has a little something for all you BMW M4 owners with its new limited edition GTRS4 package.

Mercedes Follows Audi's Lead, Acquires Big Stake in MV Agusta

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What is it with German premium carmakers and Italian motorcycle brands? Some two years after Audi acquired Ducati, Mercedes-Benz said it will buy a 25 percent stake in MV Agusta through its AMG unit.

Ford EcoSport Gets a Raptor-Like Edition at Sao Paulo Show

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Ford is showcasing the customization potential of the EcoSport SUV at the Sao Paulo Auto Show with three concept cars created by the company’s South American design team.

Polish Paramedic Takes Extreme Driving Measures to Save a Life

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This video almost makes you want to become a paramedic or ambulance driver until, you know, you have to deal with the sad realities of people getting hurt.

New NSX Approaching Final Stages of Development

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One of the greatest sports car nameplates from Japan is returning for a second round with Honda's re-born NSX supercar back on track after a fiery incident in the summer.

Next-Gen Nissan Titan’s V8 Diesel to Feature Clever Sequential Twin Turbo Setup

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We already knew the next generation Nissan Titan, due to be revealed at the 2015 Detroit motor show, was going to get Cummins V8 diesel power. A previous report announced the availability of the 5.0-liter unit, though that’s where details about it stopped.

Toyota Explains its Most Iconic Model Names

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Toyota and the Japanese in general are known for being notoriously bad at naming their cars, though most of that's in the past now...

We’re sure you already have a dozen examples that you want to share with us. However, what are the origins of their most popular models’ names?

Revamped Veloster Reportedly Gets New 7-Speed Dual Clutch Gearbox

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Up until now, we’ve seen scoop pics of the facelifted Veloster that’s due to debut at next year's Detroit or Chicago auto show. Surprisingly, though, Hyundai had managed to keep a tight lid on any leaks regarding the car’s specs.

WhatCar? Checks Out Mercedes AMG GT in Static Preview

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While we all want to see the Mercedes AMG GT on the move and preferably sideways, we’ve still got around a month to wait before that happens.

First reviews of the car should be out in November, but before then we can contend with videos like this static preview by WhatCar?.

Miami Beach Cop Verbally Bashing Young Biker Under Investigation

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The Miami Police Department has opened an internal affairs investigation on Officer Kenneth MacLeod who was filmed screaming expletives at young motorcyclist Albert Valdes.

BMW's Baby i3 EV Puts on a New Set of Alloy Shoes

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What's the easiest and most painless way to either improve or customize your ride's look?

More Borderline Realism via Project CARS: Lotus 98T F1 Car on the Nordschleife

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Racing games are becoming desperately pretty things to look at these days, with ever increasing model details and ever more realistic textures and effects.

We’re not yet at the point where it’s genuinely hard to tell what is real and what isn’t, but judging by the quality of the Project CARS video posted below, the day is not far off.

New Cadillac XT5 is SRXs Mid-Size SUV Successor

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Spied here for the very first time is Cadillac's upcoming replacement for the SRX crossover that is believed to be called XT5 under the luxury brand's new nomenclature.

Call The National Guard! 12 Patrol Cars Chase Slow-Moving Moped…

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Twelve - that's how many police cruisers we counted pursuing a man riding a slow-moving moped in Norton Shores, Michigan!

New VW Passat Realistically Rendered in Alltrack Clothes

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VW has confirmed that a raised Alltrack version of its Passat is on its way, but since renderings are so easy to do these days, we don’t need to wait around to see what it’s like.

 X-Tomi has stepped up yet again with one of his more realistic renderings.

Go Ahead, Press Your R Key, Say Honda's Interactive Ad

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The Civic Type R teaser we showed you earlier today was a lead up to a new interactive video that allows users to seamlessly-switch between two films.

Renault Says the Eolab PHEV Would Be Priced Similarly to a Clio dCi if Built

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Renault’s ultra fuel-efficient Eolab concept revealed at this year’s Paris Auto Show would not be more expensive than a diesel-powered Clio, a company official revealed.

What Autonomous Emergency Braking is and Why it’s Important to Have

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You probably already know what AEB (Autonomous Emergency Braking) is. It’s a system that’s now being fitted to some cars which automatically applies the brakes when it senses an imminent crash via its array of sensors.

Jeep Renegade Launches in Brazil with 2.0L Diesel, Will the US Get it Too?

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The 2015 Jeep Renegade made its Latin American debut at the 2014 Sao Paulo Auto Show, with the small SUV to be produced in Brazil for local markets.

Peugeot 308 GTi Will Reportedly Get 270PS Engine from RCZ R

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It’s not the most surprising report, but it surely is good news for fans of Peugeot hot-hatches: the upcoming 308 GTi will likely have a 270PS (266hp) engine.

US Grand Prix Will Feature the Smallest F1 Grid in a Decade

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Things in Formula 1 happen fast- real fast. Mind you, in this case we’re not talking about the speed of the cars but the fact that not one, but two F1 teams disappeared between two races.

You Won't Believe These Scenes Were Filmed on Russian Roads

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We’re used to seeing terrible things happen on Russian roads courtesy of the dash cam phenomenon there, but that doesn’t mean politeness and the basic compliance with traffic rules don’t exist.

Reborn Lister Wants to Make This Hypercar

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Only a year after it came back to life with the re-launch of the Jaguar D-type-inspired 'Knobbly', Lister has plans to build a new "hypercar" with which it hopes to return to Asian and North American markets.

Scion FR-S Gains Targa Version for SEMA

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Scion’s biggest surprise for this year’s SEMA Show in Las Vegas is by far the FR-S T1 targa top version, built by Jeremy Lookofsky of Cartel Customs.

How Your Wife Might Convince You to Get a 2015 Sedona

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We all appreciate the merits of minivans as family cars and Kia's Sedona is certainly one of the better looking people haulers in the US, but…there's always a but with these type of vehicles, isn't there…

Toyota FCV Enters Japanese Rally as Opening Car

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Toyota wants to prove fuel-cell vehicles have a racing future, so the automaker decided to enter a FCV sedan in the final stage of the Japanese Rally Championship.

Honda Powers Up 2015 Civic Type R in New Spot

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Remember the red Civic Type R with the "POW3-ROF" plates that one of our readers spotted in Croatia in September? Now, we know what it was doing there - filming a teaser spot.

China Gets Longer QX50 with Updated Styling

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As a carmaker, you can’t go to China and offer just standard wheelbase models – I mean you can, but no one will take you seriously.

Infiniti seems to have learned this lesson quickly and will introduce a long-wheelbase version of its QX50 crossover (formerly known as the EX) exclusively for the world’s largest car market.

Skoda Extends AWD Availability to Octavia Sedan

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The Skoda Octavia sedan (technically a liftback as the automaker reminds us) is also available with four-wheel drive, as up until now only the estate offered this option.

Ultra Luxurious Porsche Panamera Exclusive Series Costs €249,877

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At the Los Angeles Auto Show next month Porsche will debut the limited-edition Panamera Exclusive Series, of which only 100 units will be made.

China’s Worst Driver Doesn’t Have a Clue What He’s Doing in Parking Lot

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Not anyone can brag about hitting a car more than ten times during a 10 minute long parking maneuver.