Autos: News

Spied! BMW Z4 Caught Looking Nearly Production-Ready on the 'Ring

Friday  17:40,   20 april 2018
Motor Trend

Expect an official reveal sometime this summerToyota certainly disappointed fans when it brought a Supra race car concept to the Geneva Motor Show, only to announce we won't see the road car until next year. But according to the latest rumor, BMW[...]

California Launches New Probe Into Tesla After Damning Report

Friday  17:40,   20 april 2018
Jalopnik

California regulators on Tuesday launched a new investigation into Tesla, a day after the automaker called an investigative news outlet an “extremist organization” for reporting a story on worker conditions at its factory in the state. Tesla[...]

The Volvo XC90 Hasn't Killed Anyone In Britain In 14 Years

Friday  17:40,   20 april 2018
Jalopnik

The current generation of the XC90 might be the safest car of all time, or at least the safest model that doesn’t come with a roll cage, five-point harness, and racing seats. And according to new research, the XC90 hasn’t killed anyone after 14[...]

Spied! BMW Z4 Caught Looking Nearly Production-Ready on the 'Ring

Friday  17:39,   20 april 2018
Motor Trend

Expect an official reveal sometime this summerToyota certainly disappointed fans when it brought a Supra race car concept to the Geneva Motor Show, only to announce we won't see the road car until next year. But according to the latest rumor, BMW[...]

The Volvo XC90 Hasn't Killed Anyone In Britain In 14 Years

Friday  17:39,   20 april 2018
Jalopnik

The current generation of the XC90 might be the safest car of all time, or at least the safest model that doesn’t come with a roll cage, five-point harness, and racing seats. And according to new research, the XC90 hasn’t killed anyone after 14[...]

Mazda Skyactiv-X wins Innovation Award

Thursday  21:30,   19 april 2018
Wheels.ca

Mazda Motor Corporation has been awarded Gold at the Edison Awards for its breakthrough Skyactiv-X compression-ignition engine. Skyactiv-X, the world’s first commercially available compression-ignition engine, took top honors in the Engine[...]

Cadillac President Johan de Nysschen Is Out

Thursday  20:31,   19 april 2018
Jalopnik

After nearly four years leading General Motors’ luxury brand, Cadillac president Johan de Nysschen is leaving the company. He’s been replaced by Steve Carlisle, who most recently was president and managing director of GM Canada. Replacing Carlisle[...]

Walmart to double EV fast-charging stations at stores

Thursday  20:31,   19 april 2018
Autofile

Electrify America signs deal to add DC 350-kW fast chargers at 100 stores 1/6 SLIDES © Provided by Autofile 2018 Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV port 2/6 SLIDES © Provided by Autofile Electrics charging at UQTR stop 3/6 SLIDES [...]

Pininfarina Teases 250-MPH Electric Hypercar Ahead Of 2020 Launch

Thursday  20:31,   19 april 2018
motor1

Blink and you'll miss it: 0-62 mph in under 2 seconds. Much like Italdesign has been transformed by Audi into a car manufacturer, Pininfarina is becoming an automaker with the help of Mahindra. The Indian automotive giant launched last Friday in [...]

Mazda Says Diesel Still Has A Future; Rules Out Smaller Car

Thursday  20:31,   19 april 2018
motor1

SUVs are the main reason why companies need modern diesels, company exec claims. Yet another manufacturer has announced it remains strongly committed to the diesel engine. After Mercedes-Benz, Porsche, and a couple of other automakers, Mazda has[...]

Lexus shows the 2019 ES before Beijing debut

Thursday  20:31,   19 april 2018
Autoblog

After revealing the grille of the 2019 Lexus ES last week, Lexus posted a single photo of the whole shebang this morning. Only two sentences accompanied the image: "The all-new ES springs from a reimagined luxury equation. Engaging design, athletic [...]

Tesla factory goes 24/7 to hit 6,000 Model 3s per week by June

Thursday  18:19,   19 april 2018
CNET

In an apparent leaked email, Elon Musk goes into detail about Tesla's plan to get out of Model 3 production hell and into profitability.In an email to Tesla employees obtained by Jalopnik on Tuesday, Musk outlines plans for an added shift,[...]

Tesla factory goes 24/7 to hit 6,000 Model 3s per week by June

Thursday  18:19,   19 april 2018
CNET

In an apparent leaked email, Elon Musk goes into detail about Tesla's plan to get out of Model 3 production hell and into profitability.In an email to Tesla employees obtained by Jalopnik on Tuesday, Musk outlines plans for an added shift,[...]

2019 BMW M2 Competition revealed: The ultimate little M car

Thursday  18:19,   19 april 2018
Autoblog

Last week, we posted some leaked images of the new BMW M2 Competition, accidentallyThe 3.0-liter twin-turbo inline-six produces 405 horsepower and offers 406 pound-feet of torque from 2,350 to 5,230 rpm. There's also good news for fans of manual[...]

Aston Martin to revive legendary Superleggera badge for new DBS

Thursday  18:19,   19 april 2018
CNET

In an attempt to pay homage to the great Astons of old, the new top-rung sports car from Gaydon will be called the DBS Superleggera.Ironically, there are few words in the supercar lexicon that carry as much weight as Superleggera, a name that during [...]