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Next Honda Civic to get 1.5L turbo

Next Honda Civic to get 1.5L turbo

Filed under: Plants/Manufacturing, Honda, United States, Emerging TechnologiesHonda is reportedly using its upcoming 1.5-liter turbocharged four-cylinder engine as the base choice in the next-gen Civic. It’s possible that they could both be fully unvei…

Why GM’s stock buyback may be very bad news

Why GM’s stock buyback may be very bad news

Filed under: Earnings/Financials, GMAn editorial in the Harvard Business Review heavily criticizes GM for bowing to a group of activist investors and buying back $8 billion in stock. The piece rails against the idea of these buybacks in general.Continu…

Porsche GT division rules out AWD, SUVs

Porsche GT division rules out AWD, SUVs

Filed under: Porsche, Crossover, SUV, PerformancePorsche’s GT division discounts the possibility of going after rival automakers’ performance crossovers with hardcore versions of the Cayenne or Macan. In fact it wants nothing to do with all-wheel drive…

Delphi plans automated-driving journey across the United States

Delphi plans automated-driving journey across the United States

Filed under: Emerging TechnologiesDelphi is attempting to become the first company to pilot an automated car across the United States.Continue reading Delphi plans automated-driving journey across the United StatesDelphi plans automated-driving journey…

Halfway through debut season, Formula E finds its foothold

Halfway through debut season, Formula E finds its foothold

Filed under: Green, MotorsportsFive races into a frenetic first season, the CEO of Formula E racing was ready for a victory lap Tuesday afternoon.Continue reading Halfway through debut season, Formula E finds its footholdHalfway through debut season, F…

2015 Ford F-150’s aluminum body not expected to hurt resale value

2015 Ford F-150’s aluminum body not expected to hurt resale value

Filed under: Green, Ownership, Ford, Car Buying, Auto Repair, Maintenance, United States, TruckThe resale value for the 2015 Ford F-150 is expected to be even higher than the 2014 model. This comes despite the potential for higher repair costs for the …

Porsche to expand range, Ferrari fighter a possibility

Porsche to expand range, Ferrari fighter a possibility

Filed under: Porsche, Luxury, PerformancePorsche boss Matthias Müller says the German performance brand plans to launch a seventh model series in the near future, and it might be the much-speculated Ferrari fighter or even the rumored Tesla challe…

Mini JCW Convertible spied looking cold

Mini JCW Convertible spied looking cold

Filed under: Design/Style, Spy Photos, MINI, Convertible, PerformanceThe Mini Convertible John Cooper Works looks ready to hit showrooms in a fresh set of spy shots during cold weather testing. The body kit comes directly from the JCW version of the tw…

What’s it like to live without a driver’s license?

What’s it like to live without a driver’s license?

Filed under: Etc., Ownership, Read ThisThere are people that go their entire lives without a driver’s license or a car. How quaint.Continue reading What’s it like to live without a driver’s license?What’s it like to live without a driver’s license? ori…

208k Kia Soul models recalled over broken pedals

208k Kia Soul models recalled over broken pedals

Filed under: Green, Recalls, Kia, Hatchback, ElectricThe Kia Soul – in both gasoline and electric variants – is being recalled due to accelerator pedals that may bend or break. A total of 208,858 vehicles are affected.Continue reading 208k Kia Soul mod…

2016 Nissan Titan endures more torture testing

2016 Nissan Titan endures more torture testing

Filed under: Design/Style, Videos, Nissan, United States, Truck, DieselThe latest entry in Nissan’s Titan Truckumentary series goes behind the scenes to show the torture tests the next-gen pickup must endure before arriving at dealers later this year.C…

2015 Porsche Panamera S E-Hybrid

2015 Porsche Panamera S E-Hybrid

Filed under: Green, Porsche, Quick Spins, Hatchback, Hybrid, Luxury, PerformancePorsche’s plug-in hybrid gets every adjective we expect of a successor from Stuttgart: more complex, more efficient, more powerful, and faster. We put the 2015 Panamera S E…

Global buyers prefer red, black Ford Mustangs

Global buyers prefer red, black Ford Mustangs

Filed under: Ford, China, Europe, Convertible, Coupe, PerformanceFord may be selling the 2015 Mustang around the globe, but it’s finding out that regardless of region, color choice for the pony car is interestingly uniform.Continue reading Global buyer…

2016 Chevy Malibu exhaustively tested with four decades of data

2016 Chevy Malibu exhaustively tested with four decades of data

Filed under: Videos, Chevrolet, SedanChevy didn’t take the easy route when it came to developing the upcoming all-new Malibu, and has given us a sneak peek at the new sedan ahead of its New York debut next month with this video shot during its developm…

Marchionne open to combination with Ford or GM

Marchionne open to combination with Ford or GM

Filed under: Chrysler, Fiat, Ford, GMSergio Marchionne called a partnership with Ford or GM “technically feasible,” before adding that “nothing substantive” was in the works.Continue reading Marchionne open to combination with Ford or GMMarchionne open…

Sauber loses appeal against Giedo van der Garde

Sauber loses appeal against Giedo van der Garde

Filed under: Government/Legal, Hirings/Firings/Layoffs, Motorsports, AustraliaAfter losing three court rulings, the Sauber F1 team is going to have to put its former test driver Giedo van der Garde in the cockpit at the upcoming Australian Grand Prix -…

2016 Chevy Camaro teased as current-gen car prepares to hit 500k sales

2016 Chevy Camaro teased as current-gen car prepares to hit 500k sales

Filed under: Videos, Chevrolet, GM, Convertible, Coupe, PerformanceJust as Chevrolet prepares to launch the sixth-generation Camaro, the current, fifth-generation car is about to hit a major milestone: 500,000 units sold in the United States.Continue r…

Toyota teaches weather reporters not to get their forecasts wrong

Toyota teaches weather reporters not to get their forecasts wrong

Filed under: Humor, Marketing/Advertising, Videos, Toyota, Europe, HatchbackToyota is marketing the Aygo X-Wave in Europe with a humorous ad that forces TV meteorologists to have a lot of trust in the accuracy of their weather forecasts. If they’re wro…

What you missed on 3.12.15

What you missed on 3.12.15

Is Top Gear canceled forever? How good is the 2015 Ford Edge? And is this the 2017 Ford F-250 Super Duty? All that and more in the recap of auto news from Thursday, March 12, 2015.Continue reading What you missed on 3.12.15What you missed on 3.12.15 or…

Grand Theft Auto inspires TV drama from BBC

Grand Theft Auto inspires TV drama from BBC

Filed under: Toys/Games, TV/Movies, UKThe BBC has announced it is working on a drama depicting the making of the popular Grand Theft Auto video game series. Think along the lines of The Social Network, only based in Scotland.Continue reading Grand Thef…