Future Cars: Ford’s 2017 Fiesta Grows In Size And Matures In Style

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It’s hard to believe the basic design of the current Fiesta dates back to Ford’s Verve concept car from 2007.

Place Your Bets: Honda Civic Type R Vs BMW M135i

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This is a close battle between FWD and RWD as both of these contenders are fairly evenly matched.

The Very First Shelby Cobra Up For Auction At Monterey [60 Pics + Video]

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“When it comes to American sports cars, CSX 2000 is without peers. Its historical significance and impact on the global sports car scene cannot be overstated.” Those are not our words, but those of Shelby Myers of leading automotive auction house RM Sotheby's.

New Bugatti Chiron Is Like A Caged Beast On Goodwood’s Hill Climb

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Goodwood’s narrow and twisty hill climb is definitely not the best place to sample one of the world’s most powerful hypercars but it’s certainly entertaining to watch.

Tesla Driver Dies After Fatal Crash In Autopilot Mode, Raises Questions On Autonomous Systems

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A self-driving Tesla Model S was involved in an accident that occurred on May 7, resulting in the death of the driver. While semi and fully-autonomous cars have crashed before, this is believed to be the first death related to a vehicle with a semi-autonomous driving feature engaged.

Lewis Hamilton Drives AMG GT R Out Of The Track Jungle [w/Video]

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Mercedes finally released the AMG GT R from the wild enclosure it was bred aka the Green Hell, and now it’s showing off all the vehicle’s performance add-ons.

Watch An Aston Martin DB11 Pursue Vulcan On Goodwood Hill Climb

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With around 1,400 HP between them, the new Aston Martin DB11 and the Vulcan track-beast were unleashed on the famous hill climb at the 2016 Goodwood Festival of Speed.

Brabus Mercedes 500 4x4 G-Wagen Shows Off Flashy All-Blue Interior

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Even when stock, the Mercedes-Benz G500 4x4² is one seriously potent offroader thanks to its AMG-powered 422 PS twin-turbo V8 engine.

Porsche Cayenne Pushes Smart Into Canal

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At first glance, the footage appears to depict a race, between a Porsche Cayenne and a speedboat, that turns out horribly wrong – the kind of dash we’re used to seeing from three particular middle-aged men.

2004 Ford GT Prototype Up For Auction

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Can't get your hands on the new Ford GT? There's only so many to go around, and they're in high demand. But there's always an example of the previous one going up for sale or auction. And this one stands out from the crowd.

Ford Now Chasing Tour De France Victory To Duplicate Le Mans

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Back in 1966, Ford ran two very successful French campaigns, winning at Le Mans with the GT40, but also in the Tour de France as the official support vehicle of the Ford-France-Hutchinson cycle team.

2016 Renault Talisman Driven: Is It A Player In Mid-Size Saloon Class?

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Finding a nameplate is anything but easy for any manufacturer as it has to be catchy, not offensive in any language (Mitsubishi Pajero, anyone?) and, of course, not trademarked or used by anyone else.

Canadian Inventor Demonstrates Omni-Directional Wheels

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Living in congested cities can be a drag, especially for motorists, who not only have to deal with constant traffic, but with parking too.

Ferrari Testing New 'Halo' Design Ahead Of Austrian GP

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Ferrari will initially carry out static tests for their revised halo cockpit protection system, followed by Sebastian Vettel completing an installation lap with the updated design at the beginning of the first practice session on Friday morning.

The Blackout Edition Is A Sinister BMW X3 From Japan

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We’ve seen many special edition BMWs to come out of Japan, but this is one might raise some eyebrows.

Mario Kart Meets Grand Theft Auto In Bizarre Oakland Police Chase

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Just when you think that you’ve seen it all when it comes to police chases, along comes a man riding a go-kart on a freeway in Oakland with an undercover cop on his tail.

Ford Celebrates 1 Million F-150 EcoBoost Trucks Sold

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More than 1 million Ford F-150 EcoBoost trucks were sold since 2011, attracting over 60 per cent of the F-150 sales mix.

Renault Pulls The Wraps Off New Alaskan Pickup Truck

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The French company’s first global one-tonne pickup truck was finally unveiled today in full production form.

Opel GT Concept To Influence Future Models, Starting From New Insignia [w/Video]

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Opel/Vauxhall’s compact RWD coupe concept is still a possibility for production, but its styling cues will definitely find their way into future models.

Lyft Offering Ecto-1 Rides In Select Locations Across US

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If you're even slightly familiar with the Ghostbusters, then you've also probably heard about their very popular means of transportation, the Ecto-1.

Ford Recalls Focus Electric, Explorer, F-150, Transit Connect Over Three Separate Issues

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The Ford Motor Company is conducting three different safety campaigns in North America, which cover just over 8,000 vehicles.

Has Pagani Unveiled The Huayra Roadster?

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Well, according to an alleged leaked image, the answer is yes, Pagani did show the new Huayra Roadster to a few customers last night.

2017 Kia Forte Detailed, Gains 147HP 2.0L Entry-Level Model

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Following its debut at the Detroit Motor Show, the refreshed 2017 Kia Forte gains a new base engine and a host of new driver-assistance systems.

Kimi Has To Earn New Ferrari Contract, Says Marchionne

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If Kimi Raikkonen wants to continue driving in Formula 1 for Ferrari, he's going to have to show that he deserves it. And that's quoting chairman and chief executive Sergio Marchionne.

Extremely Low-Mileage 1990 Ferrari 348 TB Wants To Go Home With You

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One of the 60 pre-production Ferrari 348 TBs supplied to dealers will hit the auction block in less than a month.

Celebrate 40 Years Of The Honda Accord With 40 Photos

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The Honda Accord is 40 years old and few cars currently in production can say that; even less have left as indelible a mark on the American car landscape.

Takata Airbag Recall Expands In Japan By 1.3 Million Vehicles

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The automotive industry's biggest recall is getting even worse, as automakers will start sending notifications letters for more than one million vehicles in Japan.

New Audi S5 Puts Its Sunday Clothes On, Becomes An RS

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More muscle, more growl and the ability to corner better than before is what will help the Audi RS5 rival the likes of the BMW M4 Coupe and Mercedes-AMG C63 Coupe.

China May Lift Joint Ventures Restrictions For Foreign Carmakers

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The government of the world’s biggest automotive market has, so far, imposed restrictions on foreign automakers in order to protect its own industry, but it has now expressed its desire to lift the cap.

Skoda Fabia R5 Looks Boss In Retro Black Livery

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From classic stripes to matte finishes, there's no shortage of racing liveries that leave us a little weak in the knees... and in a good way. But if there's one thing we love, it's a racer decked out all in black. Shame we don't usually get to see them in that state, but that's what Skoda has in store for its upcoming home rally.

Volkswagen Launches Touareg Executive Edition In Europe

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European customers of the Volkswagen Touareg looking for something a little special may be enticed by the new Executive Edition.

Rich Kid Tells Cops His Shoes Are Worth More Than Their Wages After Pulling Over His Lambo

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‘Lord’ Aleem Iqbal, a ‘Rick Kid of Instagram’ and one of many affluent youngsters flashing their own or their buddies’ posh toys on YouTube lately, was filmed insulting police officers after being pulled over in his new Lamborghini.

Rapide Redemption: Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato 4-Door Concept

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Seeing how Aston Martin's Vanquish Zagato could work really well as a Roadster, let's go ahead and consider another alternative.

Can Your Mom Really Drift A Ford Focus RS?

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With so much power channeled to the rear wheels and a special electronic mode designed specifically for tail-happiness, the Ford Focus RS is one of the easiest cars to drift.

Valencia Orange BMW M135i On Display At Abu Dhabi Showroom

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While the M135i is far from being BMW's fastest car, it can still easily call itself one of the world's top hot-hatchbacks.

U.S. States Are All Over The Map On Autonomous Cars, Volvo Says

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New Yorkers and California residents are most ready to get autonomous cars in their lives. You know, the drivers who are likely spending most of their time sitting and waiting to get to a borough or out of a valley.

New Porsche Panamera Turbo Is As Fast As Lexus' LF-A Around The Nurburgring

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Are you wondering why Porsche keeps calling the brand-new Panamera “the fastest luxury sedan on earth”? Well, here’s why.

2017 Alfa Romeo Stelvio SUV Scooped, Gets Giulia Dashboard

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Even if Alfa Romeo's Giulia turns out to be the commercial success the Italians hope for, the brand cannot survive on it alone, especially at a time when SUVs are eating away on traditional saloons.

Niki Lauda Leads BMW M1 Procar Return

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Formula One won't be the only attraction during the Austrian Grand Prix this weekend. The Red Bull Ring in Spielberg will also host the return of the BMW M1 Procar series. And what's more is that Niki Lauda will headline the revival.

Bugatti Chiron Will Attempt To Break Veyron SS' World Speed Record

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Ever since Bugatti lifted the veils off the new Chiron earlier this year, enthusiasts have been wondering if it is indeed faster than the most extreme Veyron, the Super Sport.

Alfa Romeo Giulia 2.2 MultiJet Acceleration Test

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With plenty of already-established competitors waiting for their shot at the 2017 Giulia, Alfa Romeo's new sports sedan has its work cut out.

Goodwood Festival of Speed 2016 Shootout In 44 Pictures

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While the recently concluded Goodwood Festival of Speed 2016 was hit by rain across three of the four days, the event proved exceptional as always, highlighted by the final shootout late Sunday afternoon.

Carlos Sainz Retained By Red Bull For 2017 F1 Season

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Spanish F1 driver Carlos Sainz will continue driving for Toro Rosso for a third consecutive year after Red Bull picked up the option on his contract.

New Mercedes-AMG GT Roadster Caught For The First Time

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We suspected it was coming and now, after Mercedes-AMG boss, Tobias Moers, confirmed the launch of a GT Roadster earlier this week, a camouflaged tester of the open-top supercar was spied on the German Autobahn.

Chevy Rolls Out Special Captiva Perfect Black Edition For $60k In Japan

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American automakers don't sell nearly as many cars in Japan as Japanese automakers do in America. But General Motors is aiming to move at least fifteen more Chevy Captivas in the Land of the Rising Sun with the special edition you see here.

Rezvani Beast Alpha Coming Soon With Creature Comforts

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Rezvani is preparing to add a new model to its lineup. Called the Beast Alpha, it promises to be a more comfortable version of the bare-bones Beast roadster.

NASCAR's Kurt Busch Calls For F1 Race In Las Vegas

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If Formula One is going to make it in America, it's going to need a race in Las Vegas. That's not our opinion, but that of Kurt Busch – a Vegas native who knows a thing or two about racing.

Akrapovic Launches Custom Exhaust System For New Mercedes-AMG C63

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Built from specially developed ultra-lightweight titanium alloys and finished with matte carbon-fiber tailpipes, the new Akrapovic exhaust system for the Merc-AMG C63 & C63 S also boosts performance by roughly 8 HP and 28 Nm (21 lb-ft) of torque.

Supercharged 2000 Dodge Viper GTS ACR Shows Up On Ebay

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A rare ACR edition of the original Viper GTS is offered for sale, looking to seduce its next buyer with its drop-dead gorgeous looks and its supercharged 600hp.

Cadillac ATS & CTS Receive Key Refinements For 2017

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By upgrading their styling, technology and even their trim levels, Cadillac are hoping to further emphasize that both the ATS and CTS belong in the same conversation as their all-new CT6 sedan and XT5 crossover.