Porsche 917 from Steve McQueen’s “Le Mans” heading to auction

Porsche 917 from Porsche's 917 is an iconic racer that planted the automaker as a force to be reckoned with in endurance racing decades ago. With that said, it's easy to understand why the cars are so sought after, and when they do surface for sale, it's a big deal—that makes this 917 extra special. This Porsche 917 was the star car of Steve McQueen's "Le...
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Why is a Bugatti Chiron testing at the Nürburgring?

Bugatti Chiron at NürburgringBugatti has descended upon the famed Nürburgring Nordschleife with a Chiron. However, it's unclear why the exotic marque is testing the car car at all. We know it's a prototype because it was spotted during an industry day and is finished in matte black paint. It's also devoid of any badges. The Chiron seems to be holding back...
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Jack Roush drives his Ford GT for the first time

2017 Ford GT owned by Jack RoushEveryone knows the feeling: your first drive in a brand new car or even a car that's new to you. Now, take that feeling and imagine what it must be like to step into your very own Ford GT supercar for the first time. Roush Performance captured the moment when founder Jack Roush got behind the wheel of his 2017 Ford GT for his first spin. We can...
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New flying car concept seeks to revolutionize personal transport

Neva Air Quad One flying carWhile some automakers look towards today's infrastructure of roads for the future of transportation, multiple companies are instead looking towards the sky. One of these is Neva Aerospace which used last week's 2017 Paris auto show to reveal its take on the future of transportation, and it's yet another flying car. It's called the Air Quad One, an...
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Famous Ferrari collector denied LaFerrari Aperta

Ferrari LaFerrari ApertaA healthy bank balance can buy you a lot of things, but it can't always get you behind the wheel of the most exclusive Ferraris. That has long been the case when it comes to purchasing an exclusive, limited-run model Ferrari, but one collector's dilemma exemplifies how stringent the Italian marque can be. David Lee, a multimillionaire watch and...
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New Land Rover Defender “not far away,” automaker says

Last Land Rover Defender is built at famous Solihull plant in the United Kingdom - January 29, 2016The beloved Land Rover Defender was sent to the automotive graveyard in early 2016 after decades of production. But, Land Rover will produce a follow-up act and it's coming very soon. Land Rover design boss, Gerry McGovern, told Automotive News Europe the new Defender is "not far away" and it will appeal to faithful Defender enthusiasts. However...
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Tesla in talks with Shanghai to build cars in China

Tesla factory, Fremont, CaliforniaTesla may be adding another facility beyond its NUMMI California facility and assembly plant in Tillburg, Netherlands. The automaker has confirmed it is working with the Shanghai government to take the necessary steps to begin producing cars in China. Right now, Tesla is plagued by the country's 25 percent import tariff when it brings cars from...
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2018 Nissan Leaf will arrive ProPilot Assist self-driving capability

2018 Nissan Leaf ProPilot AssistThere's a new nugget of information surrounding the 2018 Nissan Leaf, but it doesn't have to do with its battery, range, or its powertrain at all. Instead, it's all about self-driving capability. The 2018 Nissan Leaf will arrive with what the brand calls ProPilot Assist, a semi-autonomous driving system. At launch, the system will be capable of...
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Report: Harley-Davidson eyes Ducati

Ducati's Diavel CarbonMore evidence has emerged suggesting that the Volkswagen Group is about to sell Ducati. Following a report in April that the VW Group had hired an investment to explore options for Ducati, which it purchased in 2012 for approximately $935 million, Harley-Davidson is now in the headlines about a potential bid for the Italian sport bike brand...
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First Lamborghini Centenario Roadster lands in US

First Lamborghini Centenario Roadster in US, Photo from duPont RegistryAll four Lamborghini Centenario coupes slated for the United States have officially arrived in the country. Now the first Centenario Roadster has arrived, too. duPont Registry reports that the first of the open-top Centenarios in the country has been delivered to (shocker) Lamborghini Beverly Hills, and it looks delightful finished in exposed...
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3,000-HP Nissan GT-R goes 255 mph to claim half-mile world record

World's fastest Nissan GT-R with 3,000 HPThe Nissan GT-R has become a beloved vehicle by many performance shops to push big horsepower numbers and break records. On June 19, another GT-R claimed yet another record. In fact, it became the world's fastest Nissan GT-R in the process. With 3,000 horsepower, the Extreme Turbo Systems Nissan GT-R was able to clock a 252 mph trap speed in the...
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2018 Porsche 911 GT2 RS limited to 1,000 cars, sold out

2018 Porsche 911 GT2 RS on the cover of “Forza Motorsport 7”Last week, Porsche revealed what is poised to be the most powerful 911 ever: the 2018 911 GT2 RS. Ahead of an assumed official reveal at the 2017 Frankfurt auto show this September, Porsche showed off the 911 GT2 RS at E3, where it was revealed as the "Forza Motorsport 7" cover car. Exciting times indeed. So, when can you get one? That's unclear...
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Next Subaru WRX and WRX STI likely not here before 2020

2018 Subaru WRX STIThose hoping to see an a redesigned WRX and WRX STI will have to wait a little longer. Subaru is in no hurry to rush its next performance nameplates; in fact, it's going to be at least a couple of years. Subaru Australia Managing Director Colin Christie told Motoring that a new WRX and WRX STI are two to three years away from launching. That's...
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John Hennessey explains how to order an Exorcist Camaro ZL1

Hennessey The Exorcist Chevrolet Camaro ZL1The term "muscle car" doesn't begin to describe what the Chevrolet Exorcist Camaro ZL1 is capable of. With 1,000 horsepower—959 hp at the rear wheels—the Exorcist Camaro should even give the 2018 Dodge Challenger SRT Demon a run for its money. So, how can you buy one? John Hennessey of Hennessey Performance Engineering is here to tell...
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Tesla talks to rivals about use of its Supercharger network

Tesla Motors Supercharger station in Oxnard, California.Owners of non-Tesla vehicles may someday find themselves using one of Tesla's Supercharger stations if the "active talks" the Californian firm has disclosed lead anywhere. Yes, Tesla is discussing the possibility of opening up its Supercharger network to rival automakers. The comments come from Tesla Chief Technology Officer JB Straubel. During...
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Bugatti Chiron can’t go over 300 MPH because no tire can handle it

Bugatti Chiron first driveThe Bugatti Chiron had big shoes to fill when it arrived to replace the beloved Veyron. So far, it's showed it has the credentials to be a proper follow-up act. However, no one has been able to fully experience the true speeds the 1,480-horsepower hypercar is capable of. That's because no tire is capable of handling the car at speeds in excess of...
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