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Waymo, the self-driving unit of Google parent Alphabet, is testing the crap out of its ever-growing fleet of autonomous Chrysler Pacificas. While we know the company has already mapped dozens of North American towns, the …

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Honda “Hands”: Best car ad ever?
juillet 16, 2013 – 10:30 | Commentaires fermés
Honda “Hands”: Best car ad ever?

When most people think of Honda, they think of nice, reliable cars that are good on fuel and that will get you from point A to point B with no drama. However rarely do they …

Official: Nissan announces limited-edition 2014 GT-R in Midnight Opal
juillet 16, 2013 – 10:16 | Commentaires fermés
Official: Nissan announces limited-edition 2014 GT-R in Midnight Opal

Filed under: Coupe, Performance, Nissan

Nissan has unveiled the 2014 GT-R Special Edition. Finished in Midnight Opal paint, the GT-R SE will be limited to just 100 units worldwide, with 50 earmarked for the US.
With sales …

History lesson: the Datsun name
juillet 16, 2013 – 10:10 | Commentaires fermés
History lesson: the Datsun name

The brand’s back. An auspicious time to reflect on its heritage…

    

I Wrote A Book About Cars!
juillet 16, 2013 – 10:03 | Commentaires fermés
I Wrote A Book About Cars!

Well, TTAC, the day has come: I’ve written a book. Not a real book, mind you, but rather an electronic one, which means it may, at any moment, run out of batteries.
My book is called …

Ford Fiesta ST and Focus ST get official Mountune power upgrades (2013)
juillet 16, 2013 – 10:00 | Commentaires fermés

We’re big fans of the Ford Fiesta ST hot hatch at CAR, and its Focus ST big brother has won plenty of friends here too. Now, each is available with a slug of extra power …

$3.4 Million W Motors Lykan Hypersport Gets Suicide Doors
juillet 16, 2013 – 10:00 | Commentaires fermés
$3.4 Million W Motors Lykan Hypersport Gets Suicide Doors

A new supercar is brewing in the Middle East, one that will set some hard to beat benchmarks, not only in terms of performance and technology but also in price and exclusivity. We are, …

Video: Perp steals cop car from back seat, makes dangerous getaway
juillet 16, 2013 – 9:43 | Commentaires fermés
Video: Perp steals cop car from back seat, makes dangerous getaway

Filed under: Etc., Government/Legal, Videos

In an episode that wouldn’t have been out of place on Reno 911!, a man that was on suspicion of being under the influence of drugs, alcohol or both, was picked …

Nissan Kills the Altima Coupe for 2014
juillet 16, 2013 – 9:33 | Commentaires fermés
Nissan Kills the Altima Coupe for 2014

What a damn shame. I really liked the Altima Coupe, a nice sporty mid-size alternative to the very good but comparatively boring sedan.
Last year, Nissan unveiled the new fifth-generation sedan, which was given a full …

DMC unveils the Ferrari 458 Spider Elegante
juillet 16, 2013 – 9:20 | Commentaires fermés
DMC unveils the Ferrari 458 Spider Elegante

DMC has officially unveiled their Ferrari 458 Spider Elegante. It features an upgraded 4.5-liter V8 engine with 608 HP (447 kW) and 568 Nm (419 lb-ft) of torque.

First Drive: 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class [w/video]
juillet 16, 2013 – 9:11 | Commentaires fermés
First Drive: 2014 Mercedes-Benz S-Class [w/video]

Filed under: Sedan, Technology, Videos, Mercedes-Benz, First Drives, Luxury
Technology Meets Magic In The New Standard Bearer

If you’re like us, you’ve been eagerly awaiting this car for the better part of 10 years. No, not …

Report: Maserati Ghibli pricing announced for UK
juillet 16, 2013 – 8:44 | Commentaires fermés
Report: Maserati Ghibli pricing announced for UK

Filed under: Sedan, Performance, Maserati, UK, Luxury

Maserati’s newest car, Ghibli, is a stunningly well-proportioned luxury sedan mixing the styling of the larger Quattroporte sedan and the GranTurismo coupe. We found it plenty good to in …

ETC: Volvo Pure Tension concept folds solar charging pavilion into trunk
juillet 16, 2013 – 8:13 | Commentaires fermés
ETC: Volvo Pure Tension concept folds solar charging pavilion into trunk

Filed under: Concept Cars, Hybrid, Crossover, Volvo, Diesel

Even by the ‘anything-goes’ standards of concept cars, this one is a head-spinner: the « Pure Tension » Volvo V60 Pavilion, commissioned by Volvo Italy and winner of the Pure …