Listen To The Sweet Sound Of Jim Glickenhaus' SCG 003 For The First Time

We've been following the build process of Jim Glickenhaus's SCG003, a lightweight, modular race car and road car that is coming from one of our favorite sport car collectors. And now they're starting it up. Prepare your earholes for deliciousness. » 12/18/14 9:09am 37 minutes ago

Ruble Crisis Forces Automakers To Stop Selling Cars In Russia

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? » 12/18/14 9:00am 46 minutes ago

Behold Infiniti's Digital Car For Gran Turismo 6

Buckle up, because here's another car Infiniti is not going to build! The Concept Vision Gran Turismo was made for GT6, and you might be able to find its blueprints later on since, well, Sony makes Gran Turismo... » 12/18/14 8:20am Today 8:20am

A Porsche 918 Spyder Crashed Into A Tree Hard In China

The great thing about mid-engined supercars is that they carry most of their important bits behind the seats, so unless you manage to crack their carbon fiber tub, they remain fixable. Let's hope this Chinese example is a survivor, too. » 12/18/14 7:12am Today 7:12am

Marco Reus Fined $670,000 For Driving Without A License

German paper Bild reports (paywall) that Borussia Dortmund star Marco Reus has been fined €540,000 after police discovered he had been driving without a license for the past three years. Apparently Reus received five speeding tickets during that time, but somehow police never figured out that he also didn't have a… » 12/18/14 7:10am Today 7:10am

Life With A Ford GT Mirage 720 And A Koenigsegg CCR On The Road

Both of these cars are as wide as a bus, come with supercharged V8s, heavy manual gearboxes and utterly useless stereos. The CCR is one of 14, while the Ford represents one third of the Mirage 720 population. » 12/17/14 10:05pm Yesterday 10:05pm

​Henrik Fisker Designed A De Tomaso Revival, But Why?

Henrik Fisker is back in action after the fall of his namesake and the launch of the 725-hp, carbon fiber-bodied Galpin Rocket. So what's next? A design for De Tomaso, the defunct sports car company that – last we checked – still didn't have a pulse. » 12/17/14 9:05pm Yesterday 9:05pm

I'm Completely Infatuated With Alaskan Backcountry Flying

The untouched rugged beauty of the last frontier tugs at my desires to get back in the air and splash down in a crystal clear glacier lake. As fall sets in the mountain tops start to gather snow and the days grow shorter showing off the golden sunset that has been missing over the long arctic summer days. » 12/17/14 8:20pm Yesterday 8:20pm

Next KTM X-Bow Will Be One Very Angry Looking 'Bargain Race Car'

KTM and high-performance automotive tuner Reiter Engineering have a new plan for the eccentric KTM X-Bow. For its second rendition the X-Bow will look less like a cereal box Hot Wheels toy and more like, well, a little of everything else. Don't laugh, it might be your cheapest ticket to a purpose-built racer. » 12/17/14 8:05pm Yesterday 8:05pm

You Can Buy This Sexy Mercedes CLS63 AMG For The Price Of A Ford Fusion

Mercedes-Benz' styling department was firing on all cylinders in the late 2000s, from their awesome SL hardtop convertible to the pinnacle of their avant-garde design: this sleek and surprisingly powerful 518 horsepower CLS63 AMG. Now yours for the price of a moderately-equipped Ford Fusion AWD. » 12/17/14 6:06pm Yesterday 6:06pm

Give Your Car a Spa Day with a $150 Visa Gift Card

Ever sit around waiting for it to rain just so you wouldn't have to wash your car? Killed off an entire weekend because you detailed your prized possession to save money? Cars aren't cheap to begin with, and making sure yours both runs and looks smooth is expensive or time consuming — or both. » 12/16/14 1:00pm Tuesday 1:00pm