Bugatti gives final tease of Divo hypercar ahead of August 24 reveal

Bugatti gives final tease of Divo hypercar ahead of August 24 reveal

Follow Viknesh Bugatti has a track-focused hypercar coming. It’s called the Divo, and we’ll see it for the first time on August 24 at the The Quail, A Motorsports Gathering in Monterey, More »

How does a V-8 engine work?

How does a V-8 engine work?

[embedded content] V-8 engines are one of the most common styles of engine across the entire automotive industry, especially when the goal is to produce a lot of power with a smooth More »

Here's how Ford trains high-performance test drivers

Here's how Ford trains high-performance test drivers

Follow Jeff [embedded content] Being a test driver sounds like a pretty cool job. Automakers need people to log miles at every level of vehicle produced. Of course, this means that some More »

2018 Ford Mustang Cobra Jet, 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata, SSC Tuatara: This Week's Top Photos

2018 Ford Mustang Cobra Jet, 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata, SSC Tuatara: This Week's Top Photos

Follow Viknesh 2018 Ford Mustang Cobra Jet drag race car Ford rolled out a new Mustang Cobra Jet this week. The drag special comes 50 years after the original and packs a More »

Unique Mercedes Gullwing worth $1.9M stolen from outside Nürburgring hotel

Unique Mercedes Gullwing worth $1.9M stolen from outside Nürburgring hotel

Follow Joel A unique custom 1955 Mercedes 300SL Gullwing coupe was stolen a few days ago from outside a hotel near the famed Nürburgring race track in Germany. Police told British newspaper More »

 

Pininfarina launches own hypercar brand with an electric Bugatti fighter

If you’re a storied brand waiting to break free, your best strategy is to make a big splash. Such is the situation of Pininfarina, which plans to launch a range of four new cars under its own name between 2020 and 2025, company executives told Motor Authority in a private meeting in New York on

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McLaren lineup will go all-hybrid by 2025, 18 cars in the pipeline

Electrification has swept across the auto industry, and McLaren is the latest to commit to an electrified future. McLaren Thursday announced an expansion of its previous Track22 business plan, fittingly called Track25. The updated vision calls for all McLaren cars to feature a hybrid system by 2025, up from half of its cars by 2022

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McLaren P1 GT Longtail by Lanzante revealed

Follow Viknesh Having already built a modern successor to the McLaren F1 LM based on the P1 hypercar, the folks at British motorsport and engineering company Lanzante have turned their sights on another legendary F1: the F1 GT Longtail. Lanzante is the same company that fielded the F1 GTR that won overall at the 1995

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The road to the muscle car was paved after World War II

1949 Oldsmobile 88 and its Rocket 88 engine. | Flickr photo by Greg Gjerdingen cropped and published Enlarge Photo Although the term “muscle car” wouldn’t become a widely used nickname until a decade or more later, Detroit automakers got into the act shortly after World War II, producing some very muscular machines. Midway through the

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Report: Jaguar Land Rover mulls Lynk & Co. rival with Chinese partner

Jaguar Land Rover may have plans for a new brand in China with its local joint venture partner, Chery. According to a report from Autocar published Thursday, JLR is keen to improve its presence in China and may do so with a new brand to rival Volvo and Geely’s Lynk & Co. While Lynk &

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BMW adding SUV production in China, increasing prices on US-built SUVs in response to Trump’s tariffs

BMW X7 pre-production at plant in Spartanburg, South Carolina Enlarge Photo BMW said on Monday that it will add production of some of its SUVs in China and increase prices on vehicles built in its Spartanburg, South Carolina, plant sold in China, according to a report from The Post and Courier. A BMW spokesman told

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