Watching This Crash Is Like Watching A Terrible Horror Movie For Real

There is one, universal factor that defines bad horror movies, besides Matthew Lillard. That universal factor is that you can see the terrible ending coming from just about 3000 miles away, like these guys do, when they see a drowsy driver and a crash just waiting to happen. SPOILER ALERT: It happens. » 10/23/14 10:48am 39 minutes ago

Caterham F1 Blasts Former Owner, Former Owner Says He Was Never Paid

Earlier this summer, the Caterham F1 Team was sold by reputable businessman Tony Fernandes to a group of investors. The investors are now taking issue with how the sale has gone down, as Fernandes is yet to transfer ownership. Fernandes's response? "If you buy something, you should pay for it." » 10/23/14 10:22am Today 10:22am

Bringing 'Ghost Cars' Out Of Video Games And Into Actual Driving

Anyone who's ever played a sim racer, or even Mario Kart, has encountered a "ghost" car: a vehicle that shows your fastest lap in real-time on track with you. You can see immediately where you're losing time whenever the ghost car passes you. GhostDash wants to adapt this tech for your real car in actual track driving. » 10/23/14 9:41am Today 9:41am

GM And Mercedes Beat Estimates, Hyundai Not So Much

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? » 10/23/14 9:30am Today 9:30am

Is Tesla Considering Franchised Dealers?

Michigan has become the latest battle ground in the Tesla direct sales vs. dealership franchise conflict. Awhile back I suggested that Tesla may benefit by changing the system from within. In a recent interview Musk hinted that in order to achieve his sales goals he may have to reconsider his position on direct sales. » 10/23/14 8:59am Today 8:59am

This Is Why The 2015 Mustang GT Is $7,000 More Than The Ecoboost

The Mustang 5.0 GT is 10 mph faster than the 2.3 Ecoboost in the main straight at Willow Springs International Raceway. Yes, of course there is more. There has to be. » 10/22/14 9:35pm Yesterday 9:35pm

This Talented Guy Did An Amazing Frame-Off Restoration In His Garage

Hobbies are important in life. They keep you grounded, get your mind off the less-than-perfect world, give you valuable skills, as well as one hell of a sense of accomplishment. This is exactly what we see in Ed Willson's inspiring nut-and-bolt budget restoration of his junkyard find '68 Beetle. » 10/22/14 8:05pm Yesterday 8:05pm

Toyota May Have Stolen That BB King Story Used In A Camry Ad

It's funny, when I saw this ad, my first reaction was that it was some seriously cloying made-up horseshit that I wasn't buying. Looks like I may have been dead wrong. There's an accusation that it's some seriously cloying truth. But stolen truth. » 10/22/14 7:35pm Yesterday 7:35pm

Here's The 2015 Jeep Renegade Testing Its 19 Inch Water Fording Depth

The 2015 Jeep Renegade Trailhawk is meant to make it through 19" of water "all day long." (Just watch out for that warranty!) How's it look splashing in this new commercial– graceful waterfowl or floundering fat guy? » 10/22/14 7:12pm Yesterday 7:12pm