The Viper is history, and now the Conner Street plant where the sports car was hand-built will house the automaker’s history. FCA is converting the 51-year-old Detroit plant into a space to house its collection of about 400 historic vehicles, concepts, prototypes, show cars, and some new cars. Most will be stored, but at any given […]
After Hyundai redesigned its compact crossover, the Tucson, for 2016, we wanted to add one to our long-term fleet. We’ve liked it well enough so far, but perhaps we should have waited. Today, Hyundai announced a new mid-level Sport trim for the Tucson that drops our long-termer’s unrefined dual-clutch transmission while offering a more powerful engine. Priced starting at […]
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Hyundai entered the competitive and smile-making world of hot hatches with the i30 N that is slated for other markets and the Veloster N that is coming to North America. Both vehicles—which share the same powertrain—come equipped with an enthusiast-preferred six-speed manual but a dual-clutch transmission could be offered later in production. The i30 N will […]
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Today, BMW released a report that recaps 2017 and outlines its plans for the next several years. Expect more details to come, but for now, it sounds like BMW’s future will include a lot of autonomous technology and electric vehicles. By 2025, BMW says it will have expanded its hybrid and electric lineup to include 25 different models. Its […]
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Here’s a cool dream gig—driving the official Mercedes-AMG GT R FIA Safety Car for the current 2018 Formula 1 season. The sporty silver and black coupe will make its debut at the World Championship at the Grand Prix in Melbourne, Australia this week. You’ll see this car on all 20 race weekends, says Mercedes. The […]