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October, 2016

  • 21 October

    SEMA 2016: Five Focus Builds and a Feisty Fiesta

    Tricked out Ford F-150s, check. Modified Mustangs, check. And now for the hot hatch crowd at this year’s SEMA show, Ford Performance is rolling out a pure white Fiesta ST, two fast Focus STs, and three wild Focus RS concepts at the Las Vegas Convention Center next month. First up and ...

  • 20 October

    All New Tesla Models Will Feature Level 5-Capable Autopilot Hardware

    Tesla has announced that going forward, all of the automaker’s vehicles will come with the hardware necessary for full autonomous driving. The current Autopilot system is capable of Level 2 autonomy, but Tesla CEO Elon Musk said in a conference call that the new hardware will be capable of Level 5 ...

  • 18 October

    Audi Le Mans Program to End by 2018: Report

    In June, Porsche put an end to Audi’s streak of never losing two years in a row at Le Mans. After 16 successful years racing in the top class at Le Mans, Audi is rumored to be calling it quits after the 2017 season. A report from Auto Motor Und ...

  • 17 October

    2017 Nissan Rogue Pricing Announced, Begins at $24,760

    The 2017 Nissan Rogue has been priced to start at $24,760, including $940 destination charge. Compared to the 2016 Nissan Rogue, the refreshed 2017 Rogue is $635 more expensive and includes mild styling tweaks, more available safety technology, and a new hybrid powertrain option (pricing for that model comes later). ...

  • 16 October

    Confirmed: Audi R8 e-tron Bites the Dust

    Amidst numerous reports of the Audi R8 e-tron’s death, a spokesperson from Audi has confirmed that the all-electric supercar has officially reached the end of the line. The R8 e-tron was revealed at the 2015 Geneva auto show after previously being canceled for its high cost, weight, and limited range. ...

  • 15 October

    SEMA 2016: Ford Teases Custom Mustangs and Fusions

    You can always count on the Ford Motor Company to go big at the SEMA show and 2016 is no exception. Four of the tricked out F-150s that they will be showcasing at this year’s show made the rounds last week and now it’s time for a peek at some ...

  • 14 October

    Formula Thunder 5000 Testing Waters Down Under

    When Formula 1 axed the glorious high-strung naturally aspirated V-8 in favor of the heavily boosted turbocharged V-6; fans knew that the aural pleasures of the glory days of F1 were over. Turbochargers mean less noise, and less noise means less of the overall Formula 1 experience. The possible return ...

  • 13 October

    Toyota Supra Could Offer Le Mans-Inspired Hybrid Powertrain

    It’s still not clear what will be under the hood of the upcoming Toyota Supra. Enthusiasts are crossing their fingers for an inline-six as special as the one that powered the fourth-gen model, which is highly possible considering Toyota’s technical partnership with BMW. But a new report further solidifies rumors ...

  • 11 October

    Lincoln Taps Annie Leibovitz for New Continental Campaign

    Lincoln has hired renowned portrait photographer Annie Leibovitz to shoot a campaign promoting the Continental. Although it’s her first venture into car photography, her pictures provide a unique perspective on Lincoln’s flagship car and the experiences it could help create. In the making of the campaign, Leibovitz drew inspiration from ...

  • 9 October

    Ford Shows Off Special F-150 Trucks for SEMA

    Ford has previewed four different F-150 trucks it will reveal at the Specialty Equipment Market Association show in Las Vegas next month. From unique custom paint jobs to power upgrades and action sports accessories, these four trucks offer a little something for most Ford F-150 fans. First up is the ...