Ford Is Planning A Rear-Wheel Drive Hybrid: Will It Be F-150 Or Mustang?

Ford is officially hiring a "Rear Wheel Drive Hybrid Systems Engineer, Hybrid Vehicle Team." Of all the applications I could see for a rear-drive hybrid in Ford's lineup, a lightweight pickup truck seems to be the most likely. But there are certainly other directions they could go with the technology. » 9/09/14 12:23pm 9/09/14 12:23pm

Mercedes May Bring The G65 To America, Take Their Sick Joke Too Far

The Mercedes G63 is exactly as awful to drive as you'd think a lifted Jeep with sports car tires would be, but it's only the second biggest joke the company plays on customers. The worst offender would be the G65, and rumor has it that's coming to American dealerships for 2016. » 9/02/14 7:12pm 9/02/14 7:12pm

2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata: Everything We Know

Screw the iPhone 6 unveil because September 3rd, 2014 is the day this month we'll remember. A day where the heavens will open and bestow the greatest gift that can be bestowed: The 2016 Mazda Miata will arise to save you from the burden of weighty, boring automotive conveyances. This is everything we know about it. » 9/02/14 2:04pm 9/02/14 2:04pm

Report: New Land Rover Defender Design Is Done, Looks Nothing Like DC100

Land Rover has been threatening to mess with the design of the timeless (archaic) Defender for years, and now rumor has it they've settled on a new look that we'll see in 2015. But apparently it won't look anything like the Power Wheels/FJ Cruiser lovechild "DC100" concept we saw in 2011. » 8/21/14 6:42pm 8/21/14 6:42pm

New Nissan Frontier May Be Postponed To 2018, Based On Navara After All

Rumor has it that Nissan has binned their plan to build an all-new mini-truck for the US market on an old Frontier platform, intimidated by the complication of bringing it up to modern safety standards. We might get a Navara-based truck after all, but we'll be waiting a while. » 7/31/14 1:10pm 7/31/14 1:10pm

Is BMW Cooking Up A Super i8 To Celebrate Their 100th Birthday?

In 2016, BMW will celebrate 100 years of roundels, inline-sixes, motorcycles, M-car hoonage, asshat parking jobs and other magic things. This is a special anniversary and one that merits a special celebration. Could the Bavarian automaker do that by making a hopped-up version of the BMW i8, their super-futuremobile? » 7/29/14 2:50pm 7/29/14 2:50pm