Tesla

Call me crazy, but I’d take this over a Model X any day of the week… and not just because these rear doors will never need maintenance. Volvo’s styling has been given high praise ever since it moved to its latest iteration, and it appears a man who helped capture that magic might be giving …

Mustang Combines 808 HP

It was back in 1991 when Hennessey started modifying cars and in this interval, the Texas tuner has been able to deliver more than 6.5 million horsepower based on an average of 650+ hp per each vehicle modified. Celebrating the company’s 10,000th car, this new Heritage Edition Mustang is well above the average as it …

Toyota Tacoma TRD

For years, the Toyota Tacoma ruled the midsize truck roost. Sure, the Chevy Colorado, GMC Canyon and Nissan Frontier had some success, but they were mostly bit players. The Taco was king in both performance and sales figures. That’s not the case anymore. Since Chevy introduced the second-gen Colorado and variants like the Colorado ZR2, …

2019 BMW X4

Few things drain your energy like the heat and humidity on a sunny spring day in the South, even when the A/C is on full blast. There’s an intenseness to the warmth that hits you like a wave the moment you step outside. The air feels thick and wet and heavy. Heat waves radiate from …

2019 Nissan 370Z

In the classic-car world, Z-cars are red hot. Interest is high, and there has been a surge in values over the last 10 years, as baby boomers and Gen-Xers, fueled by their inner high-schooler, are paying up for top-quality, well-preserved examples. First-generation Datsun 240Zs, sold from 1970 to 1973, and twin-turbo Nissan 300ZX models from …

Suzuki Ignis

Suzuki has yet to come back to the United States, which is a shame knowing how its new Jimny looks like it’ll be the best compact off-roader we’ve seen in years. But the brand introduced its very well-received new retro design language more than three years ago, with a 4WD concept car called the Suzuki …

2019 Ferrari 488 Pista

Ferrari’s special-edition V8s have a long history of delivering more than the sum of their individual parts. The 360 Challenge Stradale (2003), 430 Scuderia (2007), and 458 Speciale (2013) each leapfrogged the capabilities of their donor cars to cement their notoriety in supercar history. The latest in that lineage is the Ferrari 488 Pista, a …

2019-hyundai-ioniq

Hyundai’s Ioniq line-up continues to improve its product offering for the 2019 model year, with new and broader applications of active safety features, enhanced voice-recognition features and standard remote charge management for Plug-in and Electric models. Hyundai’s approach for the Ioniq line delivers an uncompromising design and driving experience coupled with the latest in safety …

Hyundai Cradle Invests

Hyundai CRADLE, Hyundai Motor Company’s corporate venturing and open innovation business, today announced it is investing in Metawave Corporation to build intelligent radars for autonomous vehicles. Hyundai is closely evaluating new technologies, such as Metawave’s high-performance radar capable of 3-D imaging, for future autonomous platforms. “Next-generation radar technology can use advanced algorithms for object detection …

Safety

New cars are safer than old cars. Yeah, we know. Obviously. But the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration just released a report highlighting the added safety of newer cars and trucks over older cars and trucks, and attaching real data to an otherwise assumed theory is always a good idea. There’s an entire PDF worth …