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April, 2017

  • 26 April

    Self-driving testing center gets $15 million from Michigan

    The additional state funding comes after President Donald Trump’s visit to the site in March. Photo credit: Reuters A Michigan state government fund on Tuesday approved an additional $15 million for the construction of the American Center for Mobility at Willow Run in Ypsilanti Township, Mich. The additional funding comes ...

  • 22 April

    Toyota to Launch Social Network for Its Cars

    By Jim Sharifi Posted: May 24, 2011 11:22 a.m. Social networks are evolving, and while you may currently be using Facebook or Twitter to keep in touch with family and friends, soon it might be possible to keep tabs on your car as well. Toyota and Salesforce.com announced yesterday in ...

  • 9 April

    2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon Can Run on Two Types of Fuel

    The end is in sight for the seemingly endless barrage of 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon teasers. The second-to-last teaser before the Demon is finally revealed in New York is live, and it reveals the coupe will have two engine tunes for two types of fuel. Dodge says the Challenger ...

  • 9 April

    Aston Martin Will Produce DBX Crossover in Former Aircraft Hangers

    Aston Martin has announced that it will begin producing the DBX crossover in 2019 at its newly acquired St Athan facility in Wales, United Kingdom. The automaker originally announced the selection of the plant as its next production facility a little over a year ago. Phase one of the acquisition started ...

  • 9 April

    The 2018 Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk is an SUV That Runs 11-Second Quarter Miles

    Can your SUV run a quarter mile in 11.6 seconds? How about 0-60 mph in 3.5 seconds and a top speed of 180 mph? Can it tow up to 7,200 pounds as well? Well, if you have a need for speed and are in the market for a power wagon ...

  • 8 April

    Ford Ranger to Launch in China in 2018

    Ford believes that the rapidly changing Chinese market is about to develop a hunger for pickups and is moving to position itself to capitalize. The Blue Oval announced today that the Ranger midsize truck will go on sale in 2018 – a year ahead of its U.S.-market re-launch. “China is ...

  • 7 April

    David Brown Automotive Reimagines Classic Mini Coopers

    Reimagining vintage cars is all the rage these days. Artisans like Singer and Icon have made a name for themselves redesigning and overhauling classic cars and trucks into their own image, retaining the original soul of the car while adding in a healthy dose of their own aesthetic. Now, it ...

  • 6 April

    2017 Ram 1500 Rebel Spiced Up With New Delmonico Red Paint

    If you thought the Ram 1500 Rebel and Ram Limited pickups had enough appearance options, the truck manufacturer just announced some additional choices that should keep these trucks turning heads. Delmonico Red is a new, no-charge seventh exterior color option for the 2017 Ram Rebel. The deep red color joins ...

  • 5 April

    Dream Theater: Audi Sport Quattro S1 E2 Replica Lets Its Owner Live Out Group B Rally Fantasies

    When Audi introduced all-wheel drive to the World Rally Championship, the sport would never be the same. Yet, after the Quattro’s introduction, the sport changed so drastically and so quickly that soon Audi’s own entrants were getting beat. To get back to the top of the World Rally Championship arms ...

  • 4 April

    March 2017 Auto Sales: The Shift to Crossovers Continues

    Despite analyst projections, the automotive market is not seeing signs of a sharp slowdown — at least not yet. What is being seen, however, is a continuation of the shift from sedans to crossovers, with the Nissan Rogue once again taking firm hold of the non-truck sales crown and growing ...