Dealership Goes The Extra Mile To Rip Off Elderly Woman

Some stealerships really go out of their way to make sure customers are stuck with a bad deal. One Florida car dealer went so far as to block an elderly woman's driveway to force her to take a car she didn't want. » 9/30/14 10:58am 12 minutes ago

The Psychotic 300-HP Kawasaki Ninja H2R Is A Hellcat On Two Wheels

Yes. Three-hundred horsepower. That's what Kawasaki's absolutely deranged Ninja H2R is putting out. They say it was made "to offer the kind of acceleration most riders had never experienced." Apparently you have to qualify that statement with "most" because of the handful of riders that also pilot SR-71 Blackbirds. » 9/30/14 10:52am 18 minutes ago

FIA does something useful, creates the R-GT Rally Cup

I've been ranting about the Jean Todt and his way to lead the FIA for quite some time. Weak is the best word to describe his efforts in F1, where he doesn't really make an impact and is unable to solve their financial problems. He also doesn't seem to have an answer to the constantly falling fan numbers. And yes,… » 9/30/14 10:16am 54 minutes ago

Mercedes Is Reportedly Doing A Baby G-Class So You Can Ball On A Budget

Wanna roll like a Kardashian/NBA player/Russian gangster but can't afford the lease payments? Mercedes-Benz may soon have you covered, friend. The automaker is reportedly prepping a baby Mercedes G-Class, but it won't be a rugged SUV like its big brother — it will be a crossover. » 9/30/14 10:09am Today 10:09am

The 2015 Honda CR-V Has More Safety, More Power, Still Boring

The Honda CR-V, like most Honda products are default choices for many car-buyers. They don't shop around, they just buy a Honda. That's not to say they are bad products, they are just "safe bets." But the CR-V was lacking some of the advanced safety features of its rivals. The 2015 model fixes that in addition to a… » 9/30/14 9:48am Today 9:48am

Why Ford's Lower Profits Are Actually A Good Sign

This is The Morning Shift, our one-stop daily roundup of all the auto news that's actually important — all in one place every weekday morning. Or, you could spend all day waiting for other sites to parse it out to you one story at a time. Isn't your time more important? » 9/30/14 9:38am Today 9:38am

For $6,500, Do You Think This 1974 Ford Courier Will Deliver?

Today's Nice Price or Crack Pipe candidate is a little different. It's not from Craigslist or eBay, or even that weird KiJiJi. Instead, it's a little Ford that I found at my local Cars & Coffee last Saturday. Let's see if this Courier is worth going to the show. » 9/30/14 8:00am Today 8:00am

We 'Drag Raced' The 2015 F-150 2.7 EcoBoost: Little Lag, Then A Big Boot

I just spent my first two minutes in the 2015 Ford F-150, with the brand-new 2.7 twin-turbo V6. As you're about to see; the power did catch me by surprise. Enjoy my unedited initial impressions on this brief ride-along. » 9/29/14 11:47pm Yesterday 11:47pm

2016 Chevy Volt Camouflage So Secret That GM Issues Press Release

The styling of the next-generation Chevy Volt is one of the automotive world's best-kept secrets, and this I know because that is the exact first line of Chevy's press release concerning the styling of the 2016 Chevy Volt, complete with picture. And they want you to know all about the styling, and how it's camouflaged. » 9/29/14 9:33pm Yesterday 9:33pm

Man Tries To Evade Cops But Can't Evade His Own Awful Stench

The suspect was long gone. Nothing but some faint treadmarks on the ground, a whirl of dust in the air. But the old cop knew something was up. His lip curled, his nostrils widened. "That, Jimmy," he told his young deputy, "is not the smell of fear. It's the smell of Axe. Really, terrible Axe. Seriously, it's awful." » 9/29/14 9:03pm Yesterday 9:03pm