Georgia Residents Pay the Most to Drive
août 21, 2013 – 5:44 | Commentaires fermés

« The devil went down to Georgia; he was lookin’ for a soul to steal, » Charlie Daniels recounted in his famous song. By the time the devil left Georgia, however, he might’ve been the one who …

Report: Porsche has doubled US sales to women [w/videos]
août 21, 2013 – 5:10 | Commentaires fermés
Report: Porsche has doubled US sales to women [w/videos]

Filed under: Car Buying, Etc., Marketing/Advertising, Videos, Porsche, Luxury

Porsche is having a good sales year in the US, with 25,129 vehicles delivered year-to-date coming off the automaker’s best July sales ever. That’s a 31-percent increase …

Dunlop and PistonHeads at Britcar 1000km
août 21, 2013 – 5:00 | Commentaires fermés

Join us for a very special weekend of activities at Silverstone

Subaru BRZ tS full spec
août 21, 2013 – 5:00 | Commentaires fermés

STI goes to work on the BRZ at last, seemingly forgets the most important bit

Report Says BMW M4 Won’t Offer a Manual Gearbox, Plus New Videos of Concept
août 21, 2013 – 4:55 | Commentaires fermés
Report Says BMW M4 Won’t Offer a Manual Gearbox, Plus New Videos of Concept

Could it be that new BMW M4 Coupe will come exclusively with a dual-clutch transmission breaking a long tradition (the name may be new, but the M4 is in spirit and in essence the M3 …

Video: Armadillo-T electric car folds for easy storage
août 21, 2013 – 4:42 | Commentaires fermés
Video: Armadillo-T electric car folds for easy storage

Filed under: Etc., Technology, Videos, Specialty, Design/Style, Electric, South Korea

We’ve seen folding cars before, but a group of researchers from the Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST) have designed an electric vehicle that …

Official: Ford looks to space robots to improve car-to-car communications [w/video]
août 21, 2013 – 4:10 | Commentaires fermés
Official: Ford looks to space robots to improve car-to-car communications [w/video]

Filed under: Technology, Videos, Ford, Russia

Ford has partnered with St. Petersburg Polytechnic University for three years to research various kinds of connected vehicle communications. The university tie-up is part of its study of space robots, …

Official: Lexus IS to get Deviant at SEMA
août 21, 2013 – 3:50 | Commentaires fermés
Official: Lexus IS to get Deviant at SEMA

Filed under: Aftermarket, Concept Cars, SEMA Show, Sedan, Lexus, Luxury

It’s time to start gathering intel on SEMA, and it starts with this drawing of a modified 2014 Lexus IS. Lexus ran a competition on DeviantART, …

BMW Concept X5 eDrive Tries To Put The SAV On The Plug-In Hybrid Map
août 21, 2013 – 3:50 | Commentaires fermés
BMW Concept X5 eDrive Tries To Put The SAV On The Plug-In Hybrid Map

Hybrids, even plug-ins, can be fun these days. But can they also be useful for more than ripping off righteous ‘Ring laps and waddling back and forth from the grocery store? Say, perhaps, some …

Report: Jaguar envisions future without V8 engines
août 21, 2013 – 3:16 | Commentaires fermés
Report: Jaguar envisions future without V8 engines

Filed under: Performance, Jaguar, Luxury

With tighter emissions and fuel economy regulations looming, Jaguar may have to do more than make a small, fuel-efficient hatchback to lower its model range’s consumption figures – it also might …

Diesel-Electric Range Rover and Range Rover Sport Revealed [2013 Frankfurt Auto Show]
août 21, 2013 – 3:05 | Commentaires fermés
Diesel-Electric Range Rover and Range Rover Sport Revealed [2013 Frankfurt Auto Show]

Land Rover has plans to send a handful of Range Rovers and Range Rover Sports on a nearly 10,000-mile journey from the manufacturer’s headquarters in Solihull, England, to the base of its parent company, Tata …

Report: Google shacking up with Continental on self-driving cars
août 21, 2013 – 2:41 | Commentaires fermés
Report: Google shacking up with Continental on self-driving cars

Filed under: Frankfurt Motor Show, Safety, Technology

Google, well known tester of self-driving cars, may have just come one step closer to making its sci-fi tech a widely realistic proposition. Along with IBM, it’s inked a …