Is It Time For Booth Babes To Be Replaced With Wookies?

With the Geneva Motor Show happening as we speak, and hot on the heels of the Shanghai Auto Show banning booth babes/professionals, the time feels right for a fresh look at the question of whether or not to have sexy, slinkily-clad ladies draped over new cars. But there's one answer everyone is ignoring: should those… » 3/03/15 3:39pm 3 minutes ago

Here’s Why I Bought a Chrysler PT Cruiser

As many of you know, I've owned a series of remarkable cars in my lifetime. Porsche. Ferrari. BMW M. Mercedes AMG. Lotus. Land Rover. Cadillac CTS-V. And now, I'm adding another highly recognizable name to my unique car history: the Chrysler PT Cruiser. » 3/03/15 3:00pm 42 minutes ago

How The 1,500 HP Koenigsegg Regera Hits 248 MPH Without A Gearbox

Christian von Koenigsegg is one of the most inventive and creative automaker chiefs of all time. Just eight months ago, he came up with an idea for his first hybrid supercar, the Regera, though he refuses to call it a hybrid. But unlike every other supercar, this one has no gearbox whatsoever. How the hell does that… » 3/03/15 2:15pm Today 2:15pm

Get Brake Pads Free or Cheap with This Rebate Offer, Plus More Deals

Wagner is currently offering up to $30 cash back in the form of a mail-in rebate when you purchase new brake pads. Amazon is selling Wagner brake pads for cheap, often less than $30 for a full set. You do the math. » 3/03/15 1:45pm Today 1:45pm

Not Even Snow Can Stop You People From Buying Cars

This winter officially sucked, and everyone ended up getting dumped with more snow than should be physically possible. But somehow that didn't manage to stop the inevitable churning onslaught that is the American economy, as pretty much every automaker saw sales increases in February. » 3/03/15 1:39pm Today 1:39pm

1,000 Hard Miles In The Most Expensive 2015 Ford F-150: What We Learned

Big redesign, big stats, big money. You already know this about the 2015 Ford F-150 so we'll cut straight to beating the crap out of Ford's finest work; a $60,470 EcoBoost Platinum SuperCrew. We found out what consumers actually get out of Ford's mega redesign. » 3/03/15 1:14pm Today 1:14pm

The McLaren P1 GTR Makes The Beloved McLaren F1 Look Like A Dinosaur

McLaren brought both its new trackday special P1 GTR and its original F1 road car together to the Geneva Auto Show, and the difference between the two feels like a century apart. » 3/03/15 12:48pm Today 12:48pm

Reminder: The 'Saltwater-Powered' Quant Cars Still Seem Like Bullshit

Last year, nano_Flowcell showed the Quant E, a genuinely striking-looking gullwinged supercar that they claimed had a 300 mile range and made over 900HP. This year, they're back at Geneva showing the Quant F, which they say will have a 500 mile range and make over 1000 HP. Sadly, there's still no good proof any of it… » 3/03/15 12:05pm Today 12:05pm

What Automotive Myth Do You Wish Were True?

Cars sit in that wonderful sweet spot of being both extremely common and also complex enough that they generate a nice ecosystem of mythology around them. And there's plenty of great car myths around — Chevy Vegas had washing machine motors, VTEC is something that can kick in, yo, and overdrive is like a turbo boost.… » 3/03/15 11:45am Today 11:45am

Jim Glickenhaus Wants To Run In The Top Class At Le Mans In 2017

Could we see something very similar to the beloved Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus SCG 003 show up as an LMP1 contender in the World Endurance Championship? Maybe. According to autojourno Andrew Frankel, Jim Glickenhaus said that he wants to be at Le Mans by 2017. » 3/03/15 11:36am Today 11:36am

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