Mitsubishi Says It Overstated Mileage for More Vehicle Models

TOKYO – Mitsubishi Motors Corp said on Tuesday more of its vehicle models were involved in a mileage cheating scandal than initially stated, and that it would certainly temporarily stop domestic sales of affected vehicles and compensate owners. Earlier in the day, Japan’s transport ministry said its investigation had shown the automaker had overstated the…

Piëch v. Winterkorn Row Triggered By VW Dieselgate Scandal: Report

Former Volkswagen chairman Ferdinand Piëch resigned his position a month after questioning and failing to get answers from ex-CEO Martin Winterkorn about the company’s defeat devices, an internal probe revealed. The finding from the investigation by U.S. law firm Jones Day was published in the German newspaper Bild am Sonntag, Bloomberg reports, shedding light on the…

This is what the rear of the Bumblebee Camaro from Transformers 5 looks like

The Chevrolet Camaro is reprising its role as the vehicle mode for Bumblebee in the upcoming fifth installment of the Transformers movie franchise, known as Transformers: The Last Knight and set to land in theaters June 23, 2017. Director Michael Bay has actually already given us a consider the vehicle. It’s a Camaro SS and…

In Defense Of: A Review Of The 2016 Chevrolet Spark LS

I could live along with this car … under a couple of conditions. Air conditioning is a should have, and I may have told you about the need for an aftermarket shifter solution. But GM Canada’s $9,995 2016 Chevrolet Spark LS, which lacks A/C and a tolerable shifter, is nevertheless an acceptable place to spend time. Though it…

Koenigsegg brings out the bling for first Agera RS delivered in Europe

Koenigsegg used August’s 2016 Monterey Automobile Week to deliver its initial Agera RS to the United States. The Automobile was a bright orange example that went to Kris Singh, owner of the initial Lamborghini Veneno in the country. Now Koenigsegg has actually revealed the initial Agera RS to be delivered to a customer in Europe….

This is the motorcycle Zagato designed for MV Agusta

We’re used to seeing Zagato churn out stunning concepts, though these typically feature four wheels. The latest creation from the Italian design estate features simply two, however. Zagato has actually partnered along with fellow Italian firm MV Agusta to design a concept motorcycle, revealed today ahead of its September 4 formal debut as the MV…

Report: Audi A9 approved for production

Having looked on along with envy at the sales racked up by Mercedes-Benz along with its expanded S-Class family, rivals are now racing to launch their own offerings to cater to the strong demand for high-end cruisers. Lexus will certainly start selling its brand-new LC flagship coupe in early 2017 and BMW has actually confirmed…

Aston Martin prepping DB11 with twin-turbo V-8 from AMG?

Aston Martin is eager to celebrate the arrival of its latest DB beauty, the DB11. That automobile comes packing serious heat in the form of an all-brand-new 5.2-liter V-12 breathing through a pair of turbochargers to crank out 600 horsepower. Still, some prefer the glorious wail of eight cylinders at full strength, and Aston Martin…

What’s the difference between steel and rubber brake lines?

Your car’s brakes are very darn important. If you have actually lousy pedal feel, you ought to do something about that, right? Stopping is at least as important as going. So as soon as you’re looking to fix or upgrade your brake system, ought to you go along with rubber lines or jump up to…

Aston Martin prepping twin-turbo V-8 from AMG?

Aston Martin is eager to celebrate the arrival of its latest DB beauty, the DB11. That auto comes packing serious heat in the form of an all-brand-new 5.2-liter V-12 breathing through a pair of turbochargers to crank out 600 horsepower. Still, some prefer the glorious wail of eight cylinders at full strength, and Aston Martin…

Street FX swaps a monster GT-R engine into a Toyota 86

The Toyota 86 is a wonderful little machine. It’s a rear-wheel-drive sports car that’s affordable, approachable, and a ton of fun. Still, it could use a bit more power. As soon as I say a bit, I mean yet another 50 horsepower and it would certainly be perfect. As soon as Street FX Motorsports of…

Tesla Will Tweak Autopilot to Reduce Crashes, Liability, Bad Press: Report

Earlier this summer, headlines flew fast and furious around Tesla’s semi-autonomous Autopilot driving system, and the often hazy crashes associated along with it. Now, the electric automaker plans to tweak the system to cut down on driver misuse, according to a report in Elektrek. The May crash that put Tesla’s technology under a microscope was…

No More Mr. Nice Guy, Says Canadian Detroit Three Union Boss on Strike Chances

President for the union representing Detroit Three autoworkers north of the border says he has actually learned from past contract battles, and won’t make the same mistake this time. Jerry Dias, president of Unifor, promises that no contract deal will be ratified without firm product commitments, including at General Motors’ endangered Oshawa assembly plant. If…

Maserati Hearse is your ticket to a luxurious last ride

When you leave this world, how do you want to go out? I don’t mean how do you plan on dying, however how would certainly you like your physique shuttled to its final resting place? If you’re a well-heeled fan of Italian automobiles, perhaps we’ve found merely the rigor-mortis ride for you. Say hello to…

Porsche planning coupe-like SUV based on Cayenne?

Porsche will certainly launch a brand-new generation of its Cayenne in 2017, a prototype for which is shown above, and shortly after we may see a sleek, coupe-like version targeting high-end versions of the BMW X6 and Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupe. Talk of the vehicle dates back several years yet flared up recently when a test…

Italdesign founder to help shape China’s Techrules supercar

At March’s 2016 Geneva auto show, a Chinese firm by the name of Techrules rolled out a supercar concept steered by an extended-range electric powertrain where the range-extender was a jet turbine. Few at the time believed much regarding the car, since it appears to be a trend among electric automobile startups to reveal off…

Truck Carrying Takata Airbag Inflators Causes Blast in U.S., One Killed

TOKYO — A truck transporting Takata Corp air bag inflators and propellants that are at the center of a global recall exploded in Texas earlier this month, resulting in one death and four injuries, the embattled auto parts supplier said on Monday. The truck operated by a subcontractor was travelling to a Takata plant in…

2017 Nissan Pathfinder Platinum 4WD – The CUV That Thinks It’s A Minivan

Car shoppers who need to carry more than four people ought to buy vans. Full stop. The minivan form factor is superior in nearly every manner to the SUV; from passenger comfort, to cargo room, to flexibility, the van wins. Yet American shoppers have actually largely abandoned the symbol of Eighties momness for the three-row…

Lexus LC race car, Caterham C120 sports car, Kode57 supercar: Today’s Car News

The Lexus LC isn’t even on sale yet however it’s already spawned a motorsport variant. The brand-new LC race car has actually been designed for Japanese touring car collection Super GT and will certainly be going up versus similar race cars based on the Acura NSX and Nissan GT-R when it starts running next year….

How much horsepower does the new 2018 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 need to have?

It’s no secret that current generation of the Chevrolet Corvette (C7) is going to exit along with a bang thanks to the resurrection of the ZR1 nameplate. The question now is: Exactly how much power will certainly the brand-new 2018 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 have? We’ve spied a prototype of the brand-new 2018 Corvette ZR1 entering…

BMW to Build a 7 Series Coupe Because the Sedan Ain’t Cutting It: Report

The sixth-generation BMW 7 Collection didn’t go over exactly as the automaker might have actually hoped, so it’s planning to ditch two doors and hope for the best. Sources close to the company’s plans tell Bloomberg that a coupe version of the flagship sedan is in development as BMW tries to catch up to the…

Here’s the Modern Safety Feature Motorists Hate the Most

Passenger vehicles have actually never been safer, along with a bevy of high-tech aids available to keep nervous motorists safe, and feeling safe. For the most part, we enjoy these handy driver’s aids. After all, who wants to end up in hospital, or have actually their insurance company come gathering for an arm, a leg,…

American Honda Believes Civic Hatchback Will Not Cannibalize Civic Sedan Sales

Not since the sixth-generation Honda Civic of 1996-2000 has actually American Honda made a hatchback available as a conventional part of the Civic lineup. Yes, there was the British-built Civic hatchback of 2002-2005, but it was an Si-only model along with limited appeal and little connection to the broader Civic lineup. The brand-new 2017 Honda…

Roborace organizer unveils ‘DevBot’ autonomous race car prototype

The organizers of Roborace, the world’s initial race for autonomous cars, has actually revealed one of their early stage prototypes. It’s called the DevBot, and unlike the cars that will certainly be competing in Roborace, known as Robocars, it has actually a seat and steering wheel. Section of the development of the Robocars involves a…