Auto Shows

Co-op to Spotlight Electric Cars at Auto Show

You’ll find one at the 2016 Twin Cities Auto Show in Minneapolis, where the new Electric Room will be sponsored by Great River Energy. It’ll feature not only the latest and greatest electric and hybrid vehicles, but also some knowledgeable folks from the Maple Grove, Minn.-based G&T who can chat with you. “We are thrilled that Great River Energy will ... Read More »

If You’ve Got the Money, You Can Now Own a Piece of Group B’s History

The iconic piece of automotive history that is going up for sale at the Coys auction at Autosport International is a Rothmans liveried MG Metro 6R4 in perfect condition and with just 3,100 miles covered. This particular car was built in 1985 and its perfect condition and very low mileage are down to the fact that it was never raced, ... Read More »

Lamborghini Huracan Updated for 2016, RWD Model Rumored for Debut at L.A. Auto Show

Wild though they are, Lamborghini’s current crop of four-wheeled raging bulls are mannerly by comparison to their cantankerous predecessors. And alas, updates to the 2016 Huracán suggest that they’ll be even more genteel henceforth. While the rip-snortin’ 602-hp V-10 adds no more power for 2016, it does get off-throttle cylinder deactivation to save fuel—as if owners give a snot about ... Read More »

New Cars To Look Out For At The L.A. Auto Show

Auto show season in the U.S. begins with the Los Angeles Auto Show in November, wrapping up with the New York Auto Show in April 2016. The L.A. event will feature about 50 introductions, including global launches from Buick, Mazda, Honda, Fiat, Scion, Jaguar, Mercedes-Benz , Ford, Lincoln, Subaru, Volvo and Honda. North American introductions are planned from Alfa Romeo, Cadillac, ... Read More »

2017 Cadillac XT5 shows off its new metal in LA

Cadillac is in the midst of a comprehensive production overhaul, and few of its new arrivals will be as pivotal as the new XT5. Replacing the old SRX, the XT5 was revealed in the metal here on the floor of the 2015 LA Auto Show. Joining the new CT6 under Caddy’s new naming scheme, the XT5 represents GM’s assault on ... Read More »

This Week’s Top Photos: The 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show Edition

Our coverage on the 2015 Los Angeles Auto Show is now complete, so now it’s time for a quick recap on some of the stars. One of the crowd favorites this year was the rear-wheel-drive Lamborghini Huracán LP 580-2. It’s amazing what the designers have achieved with just a few tweaks to the styling and a new coat of paint. ... Read More »

BMW Previews New Compact Sedan At 2015 Guangzhou Auto Show

The dust is just starting to settle on the floors of this week’s Los Angeles Auto Show but over in China things are heating up as the country’s Guangzhou Auto Show gets underway. It’s at this event that BMW unveiled the Compact Sedan concept, which previews a new sedan from the German automaker that we’ve already spied testing in prototype ... Read More »

Batman v Superman Trailer Shows Villain Spoilers, Wayne Driving Aston and Batwing

A brand new trailer for the first 2016 major blockbuster Batman v Superman is out, and this time, we get to see how Bruce Wayne meets Clark Kent for the first time. As the billionaire playboy arrives at a party organized by Lex Luthor, the two comic book heroes share their conflicting ideas about world politics. While the trailer poses ... Read More »

Baja! Got You All in Check: Honda Shows Baja-Racing Ridgeline at SEMA

When most folks think of Honda and racing on Mexico’s Baja California peninsula, they think motorcycles. After all, Big Red has 24 two-wheeled victories in the grueling SCORE Baja 1000. Four-wheelers came into the mix only a decade ago, with a Ridgeline entered in the Stock Mini Class. Gavin Skilton wheeled it to class victory in 2008 and 2010. In ... Read More »

Cases of Celebrities Dying in Car Accidents Show There Is No Judge After Death

Paul Walker passed away in a fiery accident that even to this day, two years after it happened, remains a mystery for his close ones. Porsche is facing four lawsuits, all accusing the carmaker of the actor’s death. The past decades, however, show us that many other personalities have perished in similar car accidents, yet it almost never was the ... Read More »