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Tesla Motors has announced that its CEO, Elon Musk, won’t be paid unless its already high stock valuation blasts into the stratosphere. The executive’s compensation is now tied to a dozen operational milestones. The first …

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Autonomous cars: do you feel lucky?
novembre 13, 2017 – 5:00 | Commentaires fermés

‘Signing your life away’ for a car is about to take on a whole new meaning

2017 Porsche 911 Carrera GTS PDK Automatic Tested: Ace of the Deck
novembre 13, 2017 – 3:43 | Commentaires fermés
2017 Porsche 911 Carrera GTS PDK Automatic Tested: Ace of the Deck


Another week, another 911. If Porsche Cars North America had the budget to offer us each variant of its 911 model with each drivetrain for a weeklong loan, we would be in 911s at least …

Dealerships to Receive $335 Million In Payments Over Supplier Price-fixing Scheme
novembre 13, 2017 – 2:05 | Commentaires fermés

Roughly 8,000 U.S. dealers will share in a $335 million payday resulting from a colossal 2010 antitrust investigation. The issue? Suppliers were involved in a widespread price-fixing scheme that lasted decades, and nobody noticed until the FBI raided …

Why doesn’t the Honda Civic Type R have (much) torque steer?
novembre 13, 2017 – 2:00 | Commentaires fermés
Why doesn’t the Honda Civic Type R have (much) torque steer?

The Honda Civic Type R is an impressive little beastie. In fact, if you missed it, we named Honda’s hot hatch the Motor Authority Best Car To Buy 2018. We lauded its handling capabilities, and …

Bold and Beautiful: 2017 Infiniti QX80
novembre 13, 2017 – 12:37 | Commentaires fermés
Bold and Beautiful: 2017 Infiniti QX80

Years ago, I loaded the family into the first generation of Infiniti‘s mega-sized luxury SUV, then known as the QX56. We were headed for Pocono International Raceway, where the annual International Motor Press Association Test …

John Hennessey Drives The VelociRaptor 6×6, Says It Feels Like A Military Vehicle
novembre 13, 2017 – 12:21 | Commentaires fermés
John Hennessey Drives The VelociRaptor 6×6, Says It Feels Like A Military Vehicle

Say what you want about Hennessey’s new VelociRaptor 6×6, but you cannot overlook its level of badassery and head-turning ability. For some select consumers, those attributes alone might be worth the $349,000 that the company …

Alfa Romeo May Be Working On a 350HP Giulia Veloce To Challenge The S4
novembre 13, 2017 – 10:50 | Commentaires fermés
Why Did Chevy Unveil the Monstrous ZR1 Corvette in Dubai?
novembre 13, 2017 – 9:20 | Commentaires fermés
Why Did Chevy Unveil the Monstrous ZR1 Corvette in Dubai?


Dubai, city of cranes, is home to the world’s tallest building (the Burj Khalifa), and a premier grower of artificial islands (google Palm Jumeirah). Yesterday, this tax-free emirate on the Persian Gulf played host to …

Junkyard Find: 2005 Dodge Sprinter Cargo Van
novembre 13, 2017 – 6:00 | Commentaires fermés

The European-style vans sold by Mercedes-Benz, Freightliner, and Dodge have been with us here in North America since 2001, and have held their value very well since that time. Depreciation of even the most useful …

Honda Civic Type R: Motor Authority’s Best Car To Buy 2018
novembre 13, 2017 – 6:00 | Commentaires fermés
Honda Civic Type R: Motor Authority’s Best Car To Buy 2018

Every year at Motor Authority we drive hundreds of vehicles to tell you what’s best—swank luxury sedans to hypercars that chew through miles. This year we had a wide-ranging mix including a superb Porsche Panamera, …

2018 Ford Mustang Driven: No Horsing Around Here
novembre 12, 2017 – 10:01 | Commentaires fermés
2018 Ford Mustang Driven: No Horsing Around Here

-For the automaker teams that engineer, develop, and tweak the Chevrolet Camaro and the Ford Mustang, the pony-car war is a seemingly endless, seesawing conflagration conducted with an intensity bordering on religious fervor. The objectives …

2018 Ford Mustang first drive review: getting serious
novembre 12, 2017 – 10:01 | Commentaires fermés
2018 Ford Mustang first drive review: getting serious

Ever since Chevrolet relaunched the Camaro, it’s effectively been poking Ford, almost trying to provoke its oldest rival with cars like the SS 1LE, Z/28, and ZL1. And Ford has spent the past several years …