Book it: Amazon delivers millions to Tesla-rival Rivian to build electric SUVs, pickups

Book it: Amazon delivers millions to Tesla-rival Rivian to build electric SUVs, pickups

Rivian inched closer to prime time on Friday with the announcement it had received $ 700 million in the latest round of equity investment. Online shopping and technology giant Amazon was the More »

Land Rover Discovery SVX cancelled, SVX name to live on

Land Rover Discovery SVX cancelled, SVX name to live on

Land Rover’s Special Vehicle Operations team has less to do than initially planned. Land Rover scrapped plans for an ultra-opulent Range Rover SV Coupe in late January, and now we learn that the More »

Artcurial hits $47.8 million at Retromobile auction

Artcurial hits $47.8 million at Retromobile auction

Artcurial Motorcars completed its three-day Retromobile auction in Paris on Sunday, reporting total sales of $ 47,804,169, a 31 percent boost compared with the 2018 sale. The Paris-based auction company noted that More »

2019 Ram 1500 Classic Warlock arrives without oak sideboards of yore

2019 Ram 1500 Classic Warlock arrives without oak sideboards of yore

The Ram 1500 pickup may be redesigned for 2019, but the previous-generation Ram 1500 lives on as the 1500 Classic. On Thursday, the brand injected a bit of life into the older More »

2019 Red Bull Racing F1 car revealed, fires up Honda engine at Silverstone

2019 Red Bull Racing F1 car revealed, fires up Honda engine at Silverstone

This year marks a major shift for Red Bull Racing and its Formula One team: a switch to Honda engines. On Wednesday, the team unveiled the Aston Martin Red Bull Racing RB15, More »

 

Bugatti celebrates 110th anniversary with special-edition Chiron

Bugatti is 110 years old this year, and to celebrate, the hypercar maker revealed a special-edition Chiron. Appropriately called the Bugatti Chiron 110 Ans Bugatti, French for “110 Years of Bugatti,”  the hypercar is all about honoring its French heritage. Although the exterior color is finished in a rather subdued matte Steel Blue, accents pop

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FCA paid $77 million in U.S. fuel economy penalties in 2018

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Fiat Chrysler, which is lobbying the Trump administration to revise fuel economy requirements, said Thursday it paid $ 77 million in U.S. civil penalties late last year for failing to meet 2016 model-year mpg targets.   Section Page News – Automotive News Share This:

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Co-creator of the HANS device, Dr. Robert Hubbard, dead at 75

One of the main developers and co-creator of the Head And Neck Safety (HANS) device, Dr. Robert Hubbard, passed away Tuesday after a long battle with Parkinson’s Disease. He was 75 years old. Hubbard’s work to create the HANS revolutionized motorsports safety, and today, a HANS is the global standard for amateur and professional racing

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2020 Toyota Sequoia joins the TRD Pro off-road gang

It’s not only American brands offering full-size off-roaders these days. Having already joined the fun with a Tundra pickup packed with off-road goodies engineered under the TRD Pro banner, Toyota is now giving the Sequoia SUV the same treatment. Making its debut on Thursday at the 2019 Chicago Auto Show, the 2020 Toyota Sequoia TRD

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Life before Supra: Toyota's Gazoo Racing restored a 1966 Sports 800 and it's awesome

Toyota will always be synonymous with the Supra name, but even before the Supra was a twinkle in some engineer’s eye, there was the Sports 800. Toyota’s Gazoo Racing motorsports division undertook the task of restoring this Sports 800 because it holds a special place in Toyota racing history—it won the first Suzuka 500-kilometer race

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Roush updates F-150 SC, Nitemare performance pickup trucks for 2019

The Roush F-150 SC and F-150 Nitemare return for another model year with a few minor upgrades, the company revealed on Monday. Namely, both trucks receive an optional Roush Active Exhaust System, which unlocks the ability to select between four pre-determined modes. Drivers can use a console-mounted selector in both the F-150 SC and F-150

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