The number of actual and potential Tesla Model S variants exploded with the launch of the "D" dual motor all-wheel drive system but to simplify its assembly process and boost production rates, Tesla Motors is making some cuts.
Tom Magliozzi and 'Car Talk' were infectious and incessantly funny – enough to pull in listeners who didn't give a hoot about cars otherwise. Magliozzi, who died Monday, was MIT educated, a former college professor, and co-owner of a do-it-yourself repair shop, among other things.
BMW cars had a big reveal ahead of the 2014 Los Angeles auto show. BMW's new X5 M and X6 M performance SUVs are finally here, bringing even more power, extra gears, and a host of other technological updates with them.
BMW cars' highly-anticipated model, the M2 will debut at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show in January. There is much debate over where the M2 will fit into the lineup of BMW cars.
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles started trading on the New York Stock Exchange yesterday, marking an important step in CEO Sergio Marchionne’s efforts to turn the company into one of the world's leading automakers. Fiat Chrysler shares fell slightly in their first day of trading.
Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk’s big announcement regarding the 'D' turned out to be a new dual-motor option for the Model S that provides it with the extra traction of all-wheel drive. The dual-motor option also increases the driving range of the Tesla Model S by about 10 miles.
The Mustang EcoBoost sports a sound generator, which enhances the tones of the engine. Other versions of the Mustang, including the V-6 and GT,
China's luxury car market is booming, with automakers including BMW, Infiniti, and Lexus joining the fray. Tuesday, Infiniti announced that it is partnering with Chinese automaker Dongfeng to grow its operations in the China Luxury car market.
Cadillac is making some major changes: it will no longer call Detroit home, instead moving to New York City and becoming its own business unit. With the move to the Big Apple, Cadillac hopes to reclaim its place as a pre-eminent luxury brand.
The 2014 Paris Auto show kicks off Oct. 2 and will play host to more than 250 makes from over 18 countries. Here are the highlights you can expect from the Paris Auto Show this year, including new concept, performance, and luxury models.
Mercedes-has received a license from the state of California that allows testing of self-driving car prototypes on public roads. Mercedes joins fellow German automaker Audi as the first two companies to receive the license.
The new Batmobile has been revealed in its entirety by Zack Snyder, the director of the upcoming film 'Batman v. Superman: Dawn of Justice'. The lastest Batmobile is definitely more of an athletic buggy than the famous Tumbler from Christopher Nolan’s Dark Knight trilogy.
2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 comes with supercharged LT4 V-8 engine. Two performance packages can add another $10,000 to the cost of the 2015 Chevrolet Corvette.
Corvette valet camera, part of the 'valet mode' on the 2015 Corvette, lets owners keep tabs on how other drivers are behaving in their cars. Once the car is returned, the Corvette valet camera allows owners to watch video of its time away and review vehicle data including speed, engine rpm, gear position, and g-forces.
A 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO sold for over $38 million yesterday, setting a new record for the highest price paid for a car at auction. The Ferrari 250 GTO sale beats the previous auction record, set by a 1954 Mercedes-Ben W196 race car that went for $29.6 million.
Charger Hellcat, which made its 2015 debut today in Detroit, is officially the world's most powerful sedan. The 2015 Dodge Charger Hellcat packs a supercharged 6.2-liter V-8, 707 horsepower, and 650 pound-feet of torque.
Ford and General Motors is reportedly being sued by the Alliance of Artists and Recording Companies over royalties.The AARC says that Ford's "Jukebox" GM’s "Hard Drive Device" can save audio files to a hard drive and that neither of those devices uses copyright protection software.
A 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO could be the world's most expensive car. A seller in Germany placed an ad for the 1962 Ferrari 250 GTO at 47.6 million euros, or $62.7 million.
A 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat will be auctioned off for charity in Las Vegas in September. Auction proceeds will go to benefit the Opportunity Village, an organization that helps people with intellectual disabilities.
The 2015 Challenger Hellcat is powerful, easy to handle, and quick. What's more, the 2015 Hellcat, along with the rest of the 2015 Challenger lineup from Dodge, is getting electric power steering.