BMW said its launching an effort to consolidate the number of platforms that the company's vehicles - which include models under the MINI and Rolls-Royce brands - are based upon.
VW enters a 560-hp Beetle to race in the Global RallyCross Championship later this year. Turbocharged and direct-injected four-cylinder engine will power the more than 560-hp Beetle, which will come with all-wheel drive.
A car from the personal collection of legendary Formula One racer Ayrton Senna is up for auction.
Volkswagen's ubiquitous Beetle first came to US shores 65 years ago. In the decades since, the car has taken a unique place in American pop culture with its distinctive looks and association with "flower power."
For tech-minded car fans with access to a 3D printer, Honda is offering downloadable plans to make small replicas of some its concept cars.
After a nearly 30-year absence, British automaker Aston Martin will return to the starting line of the Rolex 24 At Daytona race this weekend. Aston Martin will have three cars -- all based on the Vantage design -- ready for the competition.
Luxury automaker Jaguar Land Rover reported that its 2013 sales were up 19 percent over the company's 2012 figures. According to the company, the bulk of the 425,006 vehicles sold were under the Land Rover brand.
Toyota FT-1 concept introduced at the Detroit Auto Show will be a treat for car enthusiasts who have been clamoring for a replacement for Toyota's iconic Supra. The Toyota FT-1 steps away from the automaker's more eco-friendly concepts of late.
The new V-12-powered S600 offers just as much in the way of luxury, style, and competence along with the knowledge that there’s a brute of an engine waiting to be unleashed at every turn.
Eco-conscious truck fans rejoice-- 2015 Ford F-150 packs a powerful punch without guzzling gas. With turbocharging and direct-injection technologies combined with up to 30 mpg highway fuel economy and a light aluminum body, this may make Ford a contender with gas-conscious car consumers.
2015 Corvette Z06 has at least 625 horsepower and 635 pound-feet of torque, according to details released at the Detroit Auto Show. The 2015 Corvette Z06 is the top-performance variant of the latest C7 Stingray and could shake up the roster of top production-car performance numbers.
The most powerful Golf yet has finally been confirmed-- Volkswagen says the Golf R will be available in early 2015.
The new Volvo system enables drivers to set destinations through their mobile device, get information about their surroundings through Wikipedia, and even stream Pandora, among other app-enabled options.
Mercedes has taken on the initiative of equipping vehicles with scannable tech as a way of allowing first responders at accidents to analyze details of the very car they're responding to. It's part of the German automaker's push to equip all new vehicles with so-called QR codes.
GT4 Stinger from Kia will debut at the Detroit auto show. The GT4 Stinger boasts a turbocharged 315 horsepower four-cylinder engine with a carbon-fiber front splitter.
Michigan has approved self-driving car research on its highways, making it the fourth state to do so. Florida, California, and Nevada have also allowed testing of self-driving cars.
Lamborghini Huracan will make its global debut at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show next March, Ireson writes, but in the meantime, the company is planning over 130 private previews of the Lamborghini Huracan in 60 cities around the world.
BMW i8 plug-in hybrid sports car is one of next year's most anticipated cars, and now it appears a convertible version is also on the cards. The BMW i8 coupe will be introduced in 2015, and the convertible model could arrive two years after that.
Prompted by strong luxury vehicle sales in South America, BMW has announced it has started construction of its own Brazilian plant, which is expected to come online by the fall of 2014.
A Tesla Model S has been purchased directly with Bitcoin, the electronic currency. The Tesla was purchased from a Lamborghini dealer in Longbeach, Calif.