Synchronized BMW M235i Drifting Is The Best Use Of Public Roads

Why is drifting a solo sport, anyway? Here's an idea for something awesome: entire teams of people, each driving a BMW M235i, compete to see who can do the most elaborate synchronized drifting routines. It's like synchronized swimming, except on land and with turbos. » 7/30/14 10:30am 58 minutes ago

Two Women Escape Train, Death by Lying Between Tracks

Two women with an apparent death wish narrowly escaped an oncoming train crossing a bridge over Lake Lemon in Indiana earlier this month. The bridge too high up to jump from, the women had no choice but to lie down between the tracks. They survived, the Fox affiliate in Indianapolis reports, with just nine inches… » 7/30/14 10:28am Today 10:28am

Fiat Profits Drop 55% Because Making Cars Is Hard

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? » 7/30/14 9:27am Today 9:27am

Hyundai Recalls 883,000 Sonatas Because They Just Roll Away Sometimes

The Detroit News reports that Hyundai has issued a massive recall of its Sonata sedan for two separate issues. The first recall, which affects 883,000 vehicles involves the car rolling away; the other recall affecting 5,650 cars involves defective front brakes. Thankfully, no cars have both problems. » 7/30/14 8:55am Today 8:55am

Driverless Cars Will Hit UK Roads Next January

The British government gave the green light for the public testing of driverless cars and will spend $17 million on up to three cities that will be selected to host the trials. » 7/30/14 8:32am Today 8:32am

The New Land Rover Discovery Sport Comes With 5+2 Seating

As you can see from this not-so-camouflaged final stage prototype, the 2015 Land Rover Discovery Sport comes with Evoque and Range Rover Sport styling cues and the option of a third row with two jump seats. So... it's an Explorer? » 7/30/14 8:09am Today 8:09am

Evil Beaver Attempts To Kill Family By Dropping A Tree On Their Car

Oh, beavers! They're so cute, right? What with their little waffle-ironed tails and buck teeth and insatiable woodlust? Wrong. They're not cute. If beavers could, they'd murder you and everyone you love. Just like this Canadian beaver tried to do when he heaved a whole tree onto a family's car. » 7/29/14 8:02pm Yesterday 8:02pm