Learn The Techniques & Technology Of Off-Roading: Gentleman Style

This feature-length film presented by Vince Cobley, who literally wrote the book on off-road driving, does an excellent job explaining how differentials work, what "four-wheel-drive" really means, and how to get your truck through just about anything. In delightfully classy English fashion. » 9/16/14 10:37am 9 minutes ago

NHTSA Would Like To Remind You That GM Was Terrible

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? » 9/16/14 10:03am 43 minutes ago

Michigan Dealerships Agree To Stop Ads With Specific Trade-In Values

No matter where you live you have all heard something like this by some local car dealer, "We will pay over blue-book for your trade!" Astute car-buyers know that these claims are nothing more than a trick to get buyers into the dealership. The Michigan Better Business Bureau is looking to put an end to them. » 9/16/14 9:21am Today 9:21am

The Grandest Car Show You've Never Heard Of

When most people think of Vail, Colorado, the first thing that comes to mind is skiing. Maybe some mountain biking, or road biking Vail Pass, or maybe even fly fishing on the various rivers and creeks. You probably don't immediately think of the Colorado Grand, an annual charity tour now in its 26th year that winds… » 9/16/14 7:30am Today 7:30am

Why The Porsche 956/962 Is The Greatest Sports Racing Car Ever Made

The Porsche 956/962 twins won the first and the last 24 Hours of Le Mans they were entered in, twelve years apart. I'm not sure there's ever been any other sports racing car that was as successful for as long as this masterpiece. » 9/15/14 9:20pm Yesterday 9:20pm

Cadillac CEO De Nysschen: No, They're Not Gonna Get Cheaper, Shut Up

The current Cadillac lineup is full of cars that are every bit as great as the Germans they compete against, if not better in some cases. Their problem is that they're priced at the same level too, and buyers haven't seen them that way. Will that change under Johan De Nysschen, the CEO Cadillac poached from Infiniti? » 9/15/14 8:29pm Yesterday 8:29pm

200 MPH On A BMW S1000RR Looks Peaceful, Sounds Like Satan's Orgasm

Banker-turned-biker Valerie Thompson just earned a spot in the Bonneville Salt Flats "200 MPH Club;" setting a new land speed record of 208.81 MPH on her BMW S1000 RR superbike. At race pace the scenery looks halcyon as a duck pond at dawn, but the noise is the kind of fierce you hide under your covers from. » 9/15/14 7:09pm Yesterday 7:09pm