VW Says it’s Nearing Decision on Production Site for 7-Seater Crossover
août 5, 2013 – 2:43 | Commentaires fermés
VW Says it’s Nearing Decision on Production Site for 7-Seater Crossover

In the beginning of the year at the Detroit Auto Show, Volkswagen presented the CrossBlue Crossover Concept for a three-row model with up to seven seats. The study looked more production ready than usual, something …

Report: Cadillac’s Butler announces surprise departure
août 5, 2013 – 2:38 | Commentaires fermés
Report: Cadillac’s Butler announces surprise departure

Filed under: Hirings/Firings/Layoffs, Cadillac

The Detroit Free Press is reporting that Cadillac’s vice president of global strategic development, Don Butler, has resigned. Butler has held the position since April, after a term as vice president of …

2013 Volkswagen Scirocco R Tested: Lighter, More Powerful, and More Front-Drive than Our Golf R
août 5, 2013 – 2:18 | Commentaires fermés
2013 Volkswagen Scirocco R Tested: Lighter, More Powerful, and More Front-Drive than Our Golf R

Dig Volkswagen’s excellent Golf hatchback, but yearn for something a little less practical and a lot saucier? Light-bulb moment: It exists and it’s called the Scirocco. Enthusiasts know the car’s deal: The first- and second-generation …

Video: Rare Isdera Imperator 108i flexes its considerable muscles
août 5, 2013 – 2:00 | Commentaires fermés
Video: Rare Isdera Imperator 108i flexes its considerable muscles

Filed under: Motorsports, Classics, Coupe, Performance, Videos, Mercedes-Benz, Racing

The Isdera Imperator 108i is a remarkably rare supercar from the late 80s and early 90s. Born of a Mercedes-Benz concept car, it’s powered by a range …

Ferrari slams replica makers following the arrest of 8 people in Spain [video]
août 5, 2013 – 2:00 | Commentaires fermés
Ferrari slams replica makers following the arrest of 8 people in Spain [video]

They say imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, but Ferrari begs to differ as they’re fed up with unlicensed replicas.

Official: Toyota Matrix discontinued for 2014
août 5, 2013 – 1:42 | Commentaires fermés
Official: Toyota Matrix discontinued for 2014

Filed under: Car Buying, Hatchback, Toyota

Between its slow sales and the upcoming redesign of the closely related Corolla sedan, things haven’t been looking good for the Toyota Matrix (for some time now). After 10 years …

Report: BMW i8 headed to Frankfurt
août 5, 2013 – 1:09 | Commentaires fermés
Report: BMW i8 headed to Frankfurt

Filed under: Frankfurt Motor Show, Coupe, Hybrid, Performance, BMW, Electric, Luxury

According to Edmunds, BMW will reveal its production i8 hybrid sports car at the Frankfurt Motor Show next month. The i8 is the second vehicle …

Report: Cadillac ATS failing to command BMW 3 Series-like pricing as hoped
août 5, 2013 – 12:37 | Commentaires fermés
Report: Cadillac ATS failing to command BMW 3 Series-like pricing as hoped

Filed under: Car Buying, Sedan, Cadillac, Luxury

The BMW 3 Series has long been the benchmark for small and sporty luxury vehicles, but the Cadillac ATS has come on strong in its short time on the …

Do You Own America’s Most Embarrassing Car?
août 5, 2013 – 12:20 | Commentaires fermés
Do You Own America’s Most Embarrassing Car?

There are more than a few cars that I cringe at when I see them rolling down the road, always wondering “WTF were they thinking when they made that monstrosity?” But the fact that people …

Cars.com Reviews the 2013 Chrysler 300
août 5, 2013 – 12:17 | Commentaires fermés

As the full-size-sedan segment continues to find its way back into favor with car buyers, the 2013 Chrysler 300 may just find itself leading the caravan. That’s according to Cars.com reviewer Mike Hanley, who calls …

Video: Take a peek inside Tim Allen’s garage
août 5, 2013 – 12:09 | Commentaires fermés
Video: Take a peek inside Tim Allen’s garage

Filed under: Classics, Videos, Celebrities

Jay Leno might be the celebrity that’s known for an impressive car collection, but there’s no shortage of big names stars that enjoy picking up new rides. Tim Allen, star of …

Official: New entry-level Caterham Seven to get turbo’d Suzuki 3-cylinder
août 5, 2013 – 11:20 | Commentaires fermés
Official: New entry-level Caterham Seven to get turbo’d Suzuki 3-cylinder

Filed under: Convertible, Performance, MISC

Caterham is lowering the price and adding lightness to its newest entry-level Seven, with a sub-17,000-pound ($26,061) window sticker and a new engine from Suzuki, a 660cc turbocharged three-cylinder mill that …