The Mustang built with ridiculousness.(vid)

IMSA GTP. Add one big drop of Zakspeed Capri from Germany, and add Ford USA trying to make a front engined GTP car. It was ruthless for sure. It had power, and lightness, and it took no prisoners, especially of it's own engineers. Overall, It sucked and the lead engineer said it was the worst project he ever worked… » 10/24/14 10:50am Just now

My Dinner With Some Dodge And SRT Engineers

This past week I managed to spend some time with the new lineup of Chargers and the engineers that helped make them. Though they rejected my offers to provide dinner, I did manage to sit down with them for a meal and a series of inane questions, delivered with intensity and a light mist of masticated food. » 10/24/14 10:45am 5 minutes ago

Airbus Will Help Design The Next America's Cup Yacht

Airbus has announced that it will collaborate with the defending champion of the America's Cup, Oracle Team USA to design the next yacht for the team. But why would a company that designs and builds commercial jets want to get into the sport of yacht racing? It makes more sense than you might think. » 10/24/14 10:20am 30 minutes ago

Ex Ford PR Head Says Ford Bugged Phones And Spied On Employees

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? » 10/24/14 9:57am 53 minutes ago

Next Jeep Wrangler Will Stay Body-On-Frame, Aluminum Still Possible

Rumors that the next Jeep Wrangler, slated step on the scene in 2017, will switch to aluminum unibody construction and be assembled somewhere other than the longstanding Toledo, Ohio factory, have been squashed. Mostly. » 10/24/14 9:42am Today 9:42am

Edmunds Caves To Pissed Off Dealers Over Haggling Ad

Edmund's recently released this ad that highlights how ridiculous it would be to shop for your groceries the same way you shop for a car. Many dealerships lost their collective shit and pressured Edmund's to take the ad down... and they did. » 10/24/14 8:52am Today 8:52am

Today's Microcar O' The Day Is Frisky

The golden age of the microcar, the years following WWII, provide me with endless fascination. Little cars were made in all corners of the world, and they all seem connected in some way. The auto industry today is like a web that covers the globe and the seeds of this globalization can be found in the microcar.… » 10/23/14 11:04pm Yesterday 11:04pm

F1 cars are 8 seconds slower than 10 years ago.

Even before it really started, this F1 season has been loaded with negative emotions from the fans, the teams and everyone else somewhat involved with Formula One. And yet, we have seen spectacular racing, both between the silver arrow drivers and their rivals of Red Bull, Ferrari and Williams. What we didn't see is… » 10/23/14 10:10pm Yesterday 10:10pm