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Cadillac CTS A Performance Win Compared To Hyundai Genesis [Video]

Cadillac CTS

There was a time when comparing a Cadillac with any Hyundai was the gear-head version of a cocktail party joke, but once Hyundai pulled out all stops and built the luxury-market Genesis, the laughing stopped (well, sort of). The 2015 Cadillac CTS clearly is the front runner as far as performance goes, but for overall… Read more »

Gen Six Camaro: Lighter, More Powerful, More Advanced Technology

2016 Camaro

The sixth-generation Chevy Camaro was revealed Saturday in Detroit at Belle Isle Park. Consumers can expect higher levels of performance and technology, according to General Motors. General Motors stated in its press release that the Gen Six Camaro provides a faster, more nimble driving experience, enabled by an all-new lighter architecture and a broader powertrain… Read more »

Volvo To Make History With New Factory In South Carolina [Video]

Volvo to Open Factory In South Carolina

In an effort to boost its American sales, Volvo will make history by building a new factory in South Carolina — making it the first Chinese-owned auto maker to build a factory in the United States. Volvo will invest $500 million into a new factory that will be based in Berkeley County, South Carolina, outside… Read more »

2016 Ford F150 Will Run On Natural Gas And Propane


Even though Ford still doesn’t have an electric car on the market, they’ll soon offer a hybrid F150 of a different sort. Ford announced at the Alternative Clean Transportation Expo that starting with the 2016 F150 full-size pick-up truck, buyers can choose an option that will allow the 5.0-liter V8 engine to run on compressed… Read more »

George Clooney Buys Porsche 911 GT3 RS: 2016 GT3 RS To Be Unveiled At Daytona

2016 Porsche 911 to Debut at Daytona

George Clooney got himself a little birthday present this year: a brand new Porsche 911 GT3 RS. Starting at a measly $175,000, the Porsche 911 GT3 RS is a top-of-the-line performance car that keeps racing fans drooling. George Clooney Gets Porsche 911 GT3 RS Birthday Present from Amal — Automotive News (@AutoNews18) May… Read more »

Fiat Chrysler Recalls 703,000 Vehicles To Fix Ignition Switch Defect

Fiat Chrysler product recall

Fiat Chrysler has announced a massive recall involving over 700,000 vehicles after it was found that they could be affected by an ignition switch issue. According to Tech Times, over 703,000 SUVs and minivans made by Fiat Chrysler are affected by the issue. In a statement issued by the company, they claimed that the exact… Read more »

Volvo To Release Self-Driving Cars In Two Years


Volvo unveiled Thursday its plans to release self-driving cars in two years, joining Google, Tesla, and other tech industries in their ambitious quest to turn roads driver-free. According to, the Swedish car maker has already proposed designs for the self-driving cars, which they claim is already ready for consumer consumption within two years time…. Read more »

Apple Car Rumors Indicate Full Automation

Is Apple really working on an automated car?

Electric cars are on the rise, but the next big thing to hit the street may be automation. As predicted, car makers, like Tesla Motors Inc., have been building prototypes for self-driving cars. According to the Wall Street Journal, though, other less expected companies are looking into the automated car market. One such company is… Read more »

Ford Focus RS Is Latest Super-Sports Car In Ford Lineup

Ford Focus RS

The Ford Focus is the best-selling car in the company’s lineup, globally, and is known for its low cost of entry, sporty handling, and customizable exterior. Now, hoping to woo the fast-growing rally crowd and add to the company’s lineup of sports-focused vehicles, Ford has unveiled the new Focus RS, an all-wheel drive, sport-tuned Ford… Read more »

IIHS Says No Deaths In Collision For Record 9 Car Models


The Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) has released a new study which shows that nine vehicle models have recorded no deaths in collision reports since the vehicles entered the market in the 2011 model year. The IIHS says that this sets a record for the number of vehicles with no deaths in collision. The… Read more »

NHTSA Fines Honda A Record $70 Million For Under Reporting Safety Issues

NHTSA fines Honda $70 million

In a landmark decision, Japanese car maker Honda Motor Co. has been fined a record $70 million by the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA). According to Bloomberg, the hefty fine was imposed after it became clear that Honda had under-reported warranty claims, deaths and injuries that have been linked to defective parts in their… Read more »

New Audi A7 Drives Over 500 Miles By Itself From San Francisco To Las Vegas

piloted car

With a final destination of the Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, the Audi A7 Sportback drove from San Francisco to Las Vegas “mostly on autopilot.” The test of what’s being called a “piloted driving concept” was followed intensely by members of the media. Professor Ulrich Hackenberg, an Audi Board Member for Technical Development, talked… Read more »

Roadster Sees Range Increase To 400 Miles, Merry Christmas Tesla Fans

Tesla announces Roadster upgrade kit to increase range to 400 miles

This Christmas, Elon Musk of Tesla had an interesting Christmas present to offer Roadster owners on Twitter — an increase to a range of 400 miles between charges. Roadster upgrade will enable non-stop travel from LA to SF — almost 400 mile range. Details tmrw. Merry Christmas! — Elon Musk (@elonmusk) December 25, 2014 The… Read more »

The 1965 Corvette Serial No. 001 Is Up For Grabs And It Could Be Yours

1965 Corvette 001

Just about any classic Corvette lover would jump for the chance to own the serial number 001 1965 Stingray model. Not only is the 1965 Corvette serial number 001 a beautiful classic car, it’s a piece of Corvette history. Zora Arkus Duntov, chief engineer, wanted to overhaul and improve the developing Corvette, and the brake… Read more »