Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo gets 680-HP Turbo S E-Hybrid range-topper

Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo gets 680-HP Turbo S E-Hybrid range-topper

Follow Viknesh The most powerful Porsche in regular production is actually a hybrid. The car is the Panamera Turbo S E-Hybrid whose plug-in hybrid powertrain dishes out a meaty 680 horsepower and More »

First details on next-generation Mercedes-Benz Sprinter revealed

First details on next-generation Mercedes-Benz Sprinter revealed

The Mercedes-Benz Sprinter has been a long-time favorite for commercial fleets around the world, and the United States has been the number two market behind Germany for parent automaker, Daimler. Ahead of More »

Next Audi RS7 to gain 700-hp hybrid variant

Next Audi RS7 to gain 700-hp hybrid variant

Hybrid technology hardly came from performance-oriented beginnings. The first mass-market hybrids’ sole goal was to improve fuel economy and curb emissions. While that remains their primary goal today, brilliant engineering minds have More »

Ken Okuyama gives Jay Leno the ins and outs of the Kode 57 supercar

Ken Okuyama gives Jay Leno the ins and outs of the Kode 57 supercar

Follow Viknesh [embedded content] Ken Okuyama is the designer of some impressive cars, most notably the models during his time at Pininfarina such as the Ferrari Enzo and Maserati Birdcage 75th anniversary More »

Subaru teases sporty sedan concept for 2017 Tokyo Motor Show

Subaru teases sporty sedan concept for 2017 Tokyo Motor Show

Follow Viknesh Teaser for Subaru Viziv Performance Concept debuting at 2017 Tokyo Motor Show Enlarge Photo Subaru will make its presence felt at next month’s 2017 Tokyo Motor Show with the unveiling More »

 

UAW-FCA deal dooms Tier 1 if passed

No bridge for Tier 2 signals lower wages the norm Ford this year promoted 865 workers from Tier 2 to Tier 1 after it exceeded its Tier 2 cap. CONTRACT NEGOTIATION DETROIT — In a few years, there will be only one pay tier for UAW members at the Detroit 3 — just as they

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West Virginia engineer presented VW emissions findings a year ago

Daniel Carder: “The testing we did kind of opened the can of worms.” Related Stories David MorganSeptember 23, 2015 – 6:44 am ET MORGANTOWN, W.Va. (Reuters) — Daniel Carder, an unassuming 45-year-old engineer with gray hair and blue jeans, appears an unlikely type to take down one of the world’s most powerful companies. But he

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Honda's stop-motion ad pitches no ordinary carmaker

EJ SchultzAd AgeSeptember 20, 2015 – 1:00 pm ET Honda is fueling its long-running “Power of Dreams” campaign with a major new investment. A new two-minute ad that spans the marketer’s products — from cars to boat motors — debuts Sunday during NFL games on CBS. The spot, called “Paper,” weaves together roughly 3,000 hand-drawn

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Despite settlements, GM still faces exposure in civil suits

CEO Mary Barra: “I have said many times how sorry I am for what happened.” Photo credit: GM photo/Steve Fecht September 17, 2015 – 3:16 pm ET (Bloomberg) — General Motors’ potential liability over flawed ignition switches isn’t over yet, and billions of dollars remain at stake. GM agreed today to pay $ 575 million

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Porsche, Audi EVs zero in on Tesla

VW brand to offer plug-in hybrids across the board Porsche’s Mission E concept car unveiled Monday in Frankfurt. Photo credit: REUTERS Future Product Pipeline Andreas CremerReutersSeptember 14, 2015 – 5:50 pm ET — UPDATED: 9/1/15 7:16 pm ET – adds details on VW brand FRANKFURT — The high-performance electric car market is shaping up to

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Honda's redesigned 2016 Civic breaks cover

  Honda’s 2016 Civic — with an extended hood and quasi-hatchback styling — spotted in Michigan. Photo credit: CIVICX.COM Future Product Pipeline New spy photos of the 2016 Honda Civic sedan show that the redesigned compact car won’t repeat the mistakes of the past. The last time Honda reworked the small sedan — the 2012

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