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INFINITI’S NEW CONCEPT CAR IS A ROAD YACHT FOR MOVIE VILLAINS

Posted: January 17, 2018 at 7:32 pm   /   Automobile, Entertainment, Featured

The hero of the story has foiled your plan. You must make a quick escape, so you slide into the back seat of the Infiniti Q Inspiration and speed off. It’s a scene that seems increasingly plausible the more I look at the Q Inspiration up close at the 2018 Detroit Auto show. The concept […]

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The Best New Cars at the 2018 Detroit Auto Show

Posted: January 17, 2018 at 4:40 pm   /   Automobile, Entertainment, Featured, News

This was the year automakers went big in Detroit—and were told to “adapt or die.” After trying to convince the world they can beat Silicon Valley to electric cars and autonomous driving, they are crowing once again about what they do best: trucks. Each of the hometown companies (Ford Motor Co., General Motors Co., Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV) pulled the […]

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Electric Vehicles Cost Less Than Half As Much To Drive

Posted: January 15, 2018 at 1:19 am   /   Automobile, Featured

Electric vehicles cost less than half as much to operate as their gasoline-powered counterparts, according to a study of fuel costs released Thursday by the University of Michigan. The average cost to operate an EV in the United States is $485 per year, while the average for a gasoline-powered vehicle is $1,117, according to the study by […]

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Paul Walker’s Daughter Settles Lawsuit With Porsche

Posted: October 31, 2017 at 6:58 pm   /   Automobile, Featured, Hot News, News

Porsche and Paul Walker’s daughter have finally reached an agreement on the lawsuit that was filed against the carmaker. Paul Walker met with a tragic death in November 2013, when the red 2005 Porsche Carrera GT that he was driven around in crashed on the suburban streets of Valencia, CA. Walker was popular worldwide for […]

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Nissan gets 9,000 orders for the new Leaf in less than 2 months

Posted: October 27, 2017 at 8:19 pm   /   Automobile, Editor's Choice, Featured, Hot News, News

Nissan unveiled the next-generation Leaf last month and the automaker has gradually started rolling out the new all-electric vehicle to a few markets. The vehicle is apparently off to a relatively good start as Nissan confirms that it got 9,000 orders in for the new Leaf in less than 2 months. The 2018 Leaf has been available […]

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‘He was a good driver’: 10-year-old leads police on an hour-long, 100-mph car chase (VIDEO)

Posted: October 27, 2017 at 8:16 pm   /   Automobile, Featured, Hot News, News

The sedan ripped down the Ohio turnpike like a cannonball, the odometer pushing 100 mph as a dozen police and state cruisers tagged behind in pursuit. Under a cloud-streaked blue sky, the vehicle dipped in and out of lanes of morning traffic, eventually running off the highway completely. “He’s off road, driving down the ditch,” […]

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Nissan suspending all of its car production in Japan

Posted: October 19, 2017 at 8:49 pm   /   Automobile, Entertainment, Featured, News

Nissan is suspending domestic production of vehicles for the Japanese market for at least two weeks to address misconduct in its inspection procedures that led to a major recall, it said on Thursday. Japan’s second-largest automaker said it would stop production of domestic market vehicles at all six of its Japanese plants to reconfigure their inspection lines. […]

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2018 Toyota Camry XSE V-6 vs. 2018 Honda Accord Touring 2.0T Comparison

Posted: October 17, 2017 at 3:59 am   /   Automobile, Entertainment, Featured, News

What happens when the Accord and Camry get a little extra kick?     For more than three-quarters of family-sedan buyers, the base engine provides more than enough zip to get around town. Some like it hot, though, and for that remaining fraction, both Honda and Toyota offer powerful optional engines. Comparing the mainstream powertrains for these two cars, we found […]

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Jaguar Land Rover plans more hardcore SVX off-roader

Posted: October 17, 2017 at 3:40 am   /   Automobile, Entertainment, Featured, Hot News, News

Design bosses at both Land Rover and Jaguar see merit in more models wearing the new SVX badge for extreme off-roaders, following last month’s launch of the Discovery SVX. The SVX badge is the work of Jaguar Land Rover’s Special Vehicle Operations unit, which is designed to signify the most off-road-focused variants. Land Rover design boss Gerry McGovern has told Autocar that the new badge […]

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Unpatched vulnerability discovered in Subaru key fobs allowing for easy exploits and cloning

Posted: October 16, 2017 at 4:32 am   /   Automobile, News, Technology

A Dutch electronics designer named Tom Wimmenhove has discovered a vulnerability in the key fob system used by several Subaru vehicles. By exploiting the vulnerability, a thief can clone a key fob and gain access to a vehicle with relative ease. Wimmenhove says he informed Subaru of the security flaw but was not taken seriously and the […]

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