×Pending Replies will be live across Kinja on Thursday, August 21. Read more.

Infiniti Press Release Warns They're About To Do Something Embarassing

Have your preferred vomit-spitoon handy? Is your valet at the ready to empty it, post-haste? Good, then you're ready to read the latest pre-Paris Motor Show press release from Infiniti. You also may want to connect some belts to your eyes to harness all the energy you'll make as you roll them. » 8/20/14 1:15pm 19 minutes ago

Infotainment Systems and iPhones- A Rant

Car radio systems used to be simple. AM radio, one or two speakers, a dial and a few knobs. Fast forward to the 80's and things start getting a little more complicated. You have digital displays, FM radio, 8 tracks, Cassettes and more speakers. Go forward another 10-15 years to the 90's and things get even more… » 8/20/14 12:56pm 37 minutes ago

Someone Made A Drake-Mario Kart Mash-Up And It's Great

You've really gotta hand it to Nintendo fans. Instead of just moping about not being able to trash talk in Mario Kart 8, they keep coming up with bigger and better ways to show off their skills. Not satisfied with taunting people in-game, one player has put his Mario Kart swagger to song: » 8/20/14 12:48pm 46 minutes ago

Lightning Can Kill You In Cars Now So We Might As Well Give Up

I will be the first to admit that I have a lightning phobia, along with heights. Both are rational, because both can easily kill you. But when it came to lightning, there was always The Car, an impenetrable metal fortress. But not anymore, as lightning can now go through windshields and melt your face. » 8/20/14 12:13pm Today 12:13pm

The Challenger Hellcat May Be The Ultimate Horsepower-Per-Dollar Deal

The Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat isn't just a 707 horsepower salute to American awesomeness and a rolling middle finger to common sense. It's also a really good deal for its price. Like, insanely good. » 8/20/14 10:05am Today 10:05am

Sonic Automotive Will Challenge CarMax With Used Car Franchises

CarMax has used some effective marketing to position itself as a "cut above" your traditional used car lot. The jury is still out on whether or not CarMax gives you the best value, but their business model is very successful. Now Sonic Automotive wants part of the action. » 8/20/14 9:53am Today 9:53am

Cadillac To Build A Big Flagship Sedan Aimed At Pummeling The 7-Series

Ever since the original Cadillac CTS debuted more than 10 years ago, Cadillac has had its sights well and truly set on defeating the titanen of luxury – Mercedes, BMW, and Audi. But it hasn't been able to do that without a big flagship. So now Cadillac is going to bring the fight to the mountaintop. » 8/20/14 9:49am Today 9:49am

Honda Calls Out Automakers For Their Stupid Bullshit

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? » 8/20/14 9:39am Today 9:39am