The SEC is actually investigating that short-seller’s claims about Nikola’s allegedly misleading tech demos now, Carlos Ghosn’s trial in Japan has started without him, and police traffic stops in Minneapolis are down to all-time lows. All of that and more in The Morning Shift for Tuesday, September 15, 2020.
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As we all know, Porsche’s 924 was originally planned to be an Audi and in the beginning used that marque’s engine. Today’s Nice Price or No Dice 924 S is at the other end of the model’s lifespan and uses a proper Porsche mill. Let’s see what that might properly be worth.
Over the weekend I was a judge at the 24 Hours of Lemons race at Carolina Motorsports Park. It was a pretty clean race overall—surprising number of fires, though. While trolling the paddock area looking for interesting cars, I came across an old mid 1970s Honda Civic, and seeing that car reminded me of a strange,…
Hyundai’s new fourth-generation Tucson is here to take on the rest of the compact CUV market with bold exterior styling and a minimalist touchscreen-heavy interior. This hugely competitive segment has been a big one for Hyundai since the Tucson first came on the scene in 2004. As usual it will slot in under the Santa…
I know that ever since the clearance was boosted on that famous 11 foot 8 inch overpass in Durham, North Carolina, many of you may have despaired that the days of enjoying big helpings of can-openery schadenfreude were over. That’s not the case! There are still plenty of low-bridge disasters to enjoy, like this…
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Over the weekend it was announced that Renault’s Enstone-based Formula One squad would change its name next year to be Alpine. Come Monday, the Alpine team announced it would also be elevating its FIA World Endurance Championship Signatech-Alpine effort from the LMP2 category where it has raced for five…
After surviving a 3,000-mile trip from California to Massachusetts in 2020, and the significantly more challenging state-mandated two-week quarantine at my parents’ house (ha, just kidding mom!) I have some insights on-road travel during these strange, sad times to share.
Lewis Hamilton won his 90th Formula One race at a crash-marred Tuscan Grand Prix on Sunday, at which Hamilton also wore a T-shirt. According to a couple of outlets, the FIA is now investigating Hamilton for said T-shirt.
South Dakota Attorney General Investigated After Claiming He Thought Hit-And-Run Fatality Was A Deer
The North Dakota Bureau of Criminal Investigation has been called into its neighboring state to investigate the fatal hit-and-run of 55-year-old Joe Boever, who died after he was allegedly struck by a vehicle driven by South Dakota Attorney General Jason Ravnsborg.
Some preproduction test models of the upcoming track-focused Cadillac CT5-V — these apparently with muscular V8 engines — showed up at a Michigan car show this past weekend, and they sounded extremely supercharged.
Following the fanfare at the reveal of the all-new 2021 Ford Bronco a few months back, it seemed increasingly likely that the automaker would bow to enthusiast interests and inevitably put a V8 engine in the new off-roader. But the Bronco’s chief engineer says it ain’t going to happen.