Why Paris In 2012 Is A Lot Like Detroit In 2009

Who doesn't love the Paris Motor Show? You wake up and see the Eiffel Tower through your window. You jump on the Metro outside your hotel in the 7th Arrondisement and arrive at the show's front door. If you're lucky, you can dine on lunch from a Michelin 3-star restaurant right on the show floor. » 9/26/12 10:30am 9/26/12 10:30am

The Lexus LF-CC Concept Looks Like A New IS Coupe

Right now, you can get a Lexus IS in any configuration as long as it's a sedan or convertible. Most of their competitors offer coupe versions of their luxury mid-sizers but not Lexus for some ridiculous reason probably having to do with the company's hopefully fading case of anhedonia. This image of the Lexus LF-CC… » 9/17/12 8:30am 9/17/12 8:30am

This Sketch Is Pretty Much What The McLaren P12 Will Look Like,…

McLaren may have thought they were oh so clever outlining their upcoming P12 superfatastiwonderhypercrazycar with rays of light this morning. They were actually giving us all the tools we needed to see the car in full. » 9/13/12 6:00pm 9/13/12 6:00pm

Are These The Specs Of McLaren's Ultimate Hypercar?

The worst kept secret in the entire car world is that McLaren is releasing a successor to the F1 very, very soon. At Pebble Beach, some well-to-do enthusiasts saw an image of the car, called the P12, and they're starting to leak some details. » 9/08/12 9:30pm 9/08/12 9:30pm

Is This McLaren’s 1,000 Horsepower P1 Hypercar?

Everyone knows McLaren is working on a successor to the legendary F1. Today, McLaren announced that they're going to the Paris Motor Show in three weeks. We're praying that the two are related and we're going to get our first look at the hypercar-to-be. » 9/06/12 9:30am 9/06/12 9:30am

2014 Ford Fiesta: This Is It

The Honda Fit may have started the trend of automakers bringing not-terrible small cars to the U.S., but it was the Ford Fiesta that got us excited about them again, even if sales haven't been as robust as Ford had hoped. These leaked photos of the 2014 Fiesta show a new, more aggressive face. We're in. » 9/04/12 8:49pm 9/04/12 8:49pm

Lotus Won't Return To The Scene Of The Crime In Paris

I somehow missed this news note Friday night because, well, it was dropped late on Friday night. Car And Driver is reporting that Lotus is pulling out of the Paris Motor Show in 2012. This is significant because the show is where Dany Bahar tried to kill the brand in 2010. » 7/15/12 5:20pm 7/15/12 5:20pm