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VW Electric Concept Looks Like A Tesla Crossed With A BMW i3

On Sunday, September 25th, 2016
VW Electric Volkswagen is moving toward electric vehicles and plans to use next week’s Paris Motor Show as the place to preview its upcoming EV. Earlier this month, VW released its first teaser images of the vehicle and now, the automaker published some revealing sketches, The electric car has a futuristic look that manages to combine Tesla’s ...


US Special Forces buying Toyota Land Cruisers, Hiluxes

On Sunday, July 24th, 2016
Toyota Land Cruisers An Ohio company will modify the vehicles with heavily upgraded mechanicals, armor, and new communications and command equipment. Great news: The Ford Ranger and Toyota Hilux are coming to the United States. Not so great news: You’ll need to enlist in the Army and pass a grueling special operations course to get behind the wheel. ...

Transformers 5’s Barricade Revealed As Ford Mustang Cop Car

On Thursday, June 16th, 2016
Barricade Director Michael Bay has revealed a new vehicle mode for one of the giant robots in the fifth Transformers movie currently under filming, Transformers: The Last Knight. The vehicle mode is for the Decepticon Barricade who in previous movies was represented by a fifth-generation Ford Motor Company Mustang police car based on a Saleen ‘Stang. For ...

Google Car Boss: Deal With FCA Is Just 100 Minivans

On Sunday, May 22nd, 2016
Google Car Google and FCA are working together to develop 100 self-driving minivans, but for now, that’s it. So says Google car czar John Krafcik. Google is still talking to other automakers about partnerships, “This is just FCA and Google building 100 cars together,” Krafcik told the wire service at an energy conference in Washington. The companies ...

Volkswagen Teases New PHEV SUV Concept For Beijing Auto Show

On Tuesday, April 19th, 2016
Teases New PHEV SUV Volkswagen revealed the first teaser images for the luxury PHEV SUV Concept which will break cover at the Beijing Auto Show next week. The press release does not mention the name of the latest concept vehicle from Volkswagen, but it does claim that it is one of the “most advanced luxury SUVs in the world.”According ...

Hyundai Motor Group Announces Roadmap For Connected Car Development

On Thursday, April 7th, 2016
Hyundai Motor Hyundai Motor Group has presented its roadmap for connected car development, paving the way for new innovations in vehicle connectivity. Hyundai Motor Group will collaborate with leading global IT and networking companies to develop its ‘Hyper-connected and Intelligent Car’ concept, with research and development focused on bringing new values and efficiencies to the lives of ...

Watch Street-Legal Electric Corvette Set World Speed Record

On Wednesday, March 9th, 2016
Genovation-GXE Genovation Cars announced a new top speed record achieved by its prototype high-performance all-electric Corvette, the Genovation eXtreme Electric or GXE. The vehicle was being tested at the Johnny Bohmer Proving Grounds/Shuttle Landing Facility in Florida, conducting research to improve vehicle performance. During the course of testing, the car broke the record for the Top ...

Tesla Model S P100D Outed By Hacker, Twitter

On Tuesday, March 8th, 2016
Tesla Model S P100D Over the weekend, a weird and intriguing exchange took place over Twitter between Tesla Motors CEO Elon Musk and a hacker named Jason Hughes. On Friday, Hughes, who is known for hacking the Model S, took to the social media site to post a cryptic note to Tesla, saying, “I know your secret.” The tweet ...

Hyundai Motor’s Santa Fe Sport Earns 2016 Best 5 All-Around Performance From Automotive Science Group

On Saturday, March 5th, 2016
Hyundai Motor’s Santa Fe Sport Earns 2016 The 2016 Santa Fe Sport was honored as BEST 5 All-Around Performance from Automotive Science Group (ASG) for achieving the highest combined social, environmental and economic performance scores. “ASG recognizes Hyundai’s continued leadership on corporate social responsibility, producing vehicles that consumers can be proud to own,” said Colby Self, managing director of ASG. “The top-rated ...