You'll Probably See Honda HR-Vs All Over The Place So Get Used To It

Recently, Honda seems to have woken up from the torpor that comes along with bloating every car in its lineup and realized that it somehow stopped making genuinely small cars. The Civic ballooned up to Accord size, so they brought over the Fit. Now they realized how big the CR-V has gotten, so they're giving us the… » 11/19/14 9:03pm 11/19/14 9:03pm

This Is Your First Look At The Future Of Audi Style

Though it may look like Audi's been making gradual styling changes just like everyone else, they've actually come a long way in the past few years. The cars look sharper and less bulbous, like they were actually built for speed over down-blanket comfort. In that vein, this concept teaser might just be Audi's new… » 10/14/14 11:40am 10/14/14 11:40am

New Mini Cooper Teased With Classic Italian Job Music

I have to hand it to Mini on this one. Rather than tease us with closeups (which is annoying in and of itself, automakers) of the 2015 Mini Cooper using some generic whatever music, they did it with a tune from the most famous Mini Cooper movie ever: The Italian Job. » 11/11/13 2:20pm 11/11/13 2:20pm

Honda FCEV Concept Previews Magic Fuel Cell Car No One Will Drive

Oh hey look, another fuel cell car is on its way from Honda! That should be exciting news for the two dozen people who enjoy the FCX Clarity on a daily basis. Neat-o! » 11/11/13 12:54pm 11/11/13 12:54pm

Mini joins the B-Spec class that will save auto racing

If you haven't heard about B-Spec racing yet, you will. Every major racing sanctioning body in the U.S. — SCCA, Grand Am, NASA and World Challenge — will host B-Spec races in 2012. Honda, Mazda, Kia and Fiat are already in. And now, so is Mini. » 11/16/11 10:30am 11/16/11 10:30am

Barely disguised 2012 Porsche 911 caught on video at German gas station

A quick moving witness managed to capture this video footage of a lightly disguised 2012 Porsche 911 prototype. Codenamed the 991, this new 911 was spotted in Stuttgart, Germany, the home of all things Porsche. We won't get to see the final version of the new Porsche until next month's Frankfurt Auto Show. » 8/07/11 5:00pm 8/07/11 5:00pm

2009 LA Auto Show Round-Up: Let's Get Small

What made the 2009 LA Auto Show a big deal? Small cars. The onslaught of big SUVs and green marketing seems to have passed. The full wrap-up of the 2009 LA Auto Show is a click away. » 12/04/09 7:00pm 12/04/09 7:00pm

Dodge Sends Off Viper With Two Limited-Edition Models, More On Way

Dodge unveiled two limited-production Viper ACRs at L.A.. One is designed to commemorate the car's recent record-breaking lap of Laguna Seca; the other is just there to remind you that the Viper has a bigger pants bulge than you do. » 12/04/09 4:00pm 12/04/09 4:00pm

Is That An Undertray In Your Pocket, Or Are You Just Happy To See Me?

A while back, Wert noted that underbody plastics serve a glorious and wonderful purpose. We found an example of this sort of thing in L.A., and it just happens to look awesome. Five bucks says you can't guess the car. » 12/04/09 3:00pm 12/04/09 3:00pm

14 Things To Do At The LA Auto Show

Tired of looking at Lincolns bolted to walls? Done with the shiny new hotness? Because we love you, we've put together this list of what to do when the show gets boring. (Hint: It helps if you're not sober.) » 12/04/09 12:30pm 12/04/09 12:30pm

Chevy Caprice Police Car Busts Heads In LA

The Chevy Caprice Police Cruiser is a big step forward for GM police cruisers. Seriously, it's so giant and imposing we saw more than one press flack run the other way. Dude, hide the nose candy! » 12/04/09 12:00pm 12/04/09 12:00pm

Guess That Engine: LA Auto Show Edition

Come one, come all: It's time for a rousing edition of Guess That Engine. Know a piston skirt from a pressure sender, a con rod from a cap screw? Here's a slew of chances for you to prove it. » 12/04/09 11:00am 12/04/09 11:00am

Dirty Love: The Baja 1000 Toyota 4Runner

Toyota built a 2010 4Runner for last month's Baja 1000. The truck finished second in the Stock Mini class, and the Big T brought it to L.A. still covered in Mexican dirt. Amen. » 12/04/09 10:00am 12/04/09 10:00am

BMW 5 Series GT Has Some Positive Elements

In case you were wondering, there are some redeeming characteristics to the BMW 5 Series GT. First, it's got frameless windows, which are always cool in our book. Also, with the half-hatch open, it looks like a giant guppy. » 12/03/09 6:40pm 12/03/09 6:40pm

Scion Kogi xD Mobile Kitchen: Insert Iron (and Steel) Chef Joke Here

Hello, Kitchen Car. Hello, built-in grill; hello, mini fridge; hello, ice chest and sink. Will you be my friend? Can I cook in you? Are you the cutest little mobile cookspace that ever was? I think so! » 12/03/09 6:20pm 12/03/09 6:20pm

2010 Subaru Impreza WRX STI Special Edition: Because…

Subaru's STI Special Edition is essentially an ordinary STI with the suspension of the Japanese-market STI Spec C and the longest vehicle name in all of creation. Details, gallery, and press release below. » 12/03/09 4:30pm 12/03/09 4:30pm

2010 Hyundai Tucson: Swoopy Comes To Compact SUVs

The 2010 Hyundai Tucson is an attempt for the brand to emerge from also-ran status in the compact SUV battle with flowing lines, better materials and more competitive equipment. Will it do the job? Well, maybe. » 12/03/09 1:00pm 12/03/09 1:00pm

2011 Kia Sorento: Signed, Sealed, Delivered

Yep, those are signatures. Hundreds and hundreds of signatures. Every single person who helped build the first Kia Sorento scrawled their name on its sheet metal. Pride, thy name is brand-new (and surprisingly attractive) Korean SUV. » 12/03/09 10:00am 12/03/09 10:00am

BMW 7-Series Hybrid Priced At $103,125!

BMW announced pricing yesterday for the hybrid version of its 7-series sedan. For just $103,125, you can place one of these fat, green, and powerful babies in your driveway. That'll show the Joneses. Gallery and press release below. » 12/03/09 8:30am 12/03/09 8:30am

2011 Hyundai Sonata: 'Bama-Bound And Down

Many wonderful things hail from Alabama: Good barbecue. Funky soul music. In 2011, the Hyundai Sonata will join that list. America, say hello to crimson-colored, mid-size Korean luxury. Roll kimchi tide! (It looks better in person. Promise.) » 12/02/09 4:40pm 12/02/09 4:40pm