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There’s a new name in town–although we’re still not sure what Land Rover is supposedly going to use it for. Still, with a trademarked name like “Road Rover,” a lot of things come up and stir our imaginations. First, it might be something of a car-type model. Everyone knows that …

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“Motor shows are dead. They are a product of the 1960s and they are not as relevant anymore. They’re not delivering what we want and they’re not delivering what car buyers want.” That just about sums up what Volkswagen Group Chairman Herbert Diess thinks about the tradtional auto show platform–where …

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Mercedes-Benz decided to expand its model line-up as it revealed the first official images of the 2019 A-Class Sedan. Yes, this car is basically the compact sedan counterpart of the A-Class hatchback, a delightful news for individuals who wants a car with a trunk. The 2019 A-Class Sedan looks and …

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Daimler announced a new corporate structure on Thursday, July 26 that will give its three divisions (cars, mobility services, and trucks) better leverage to chase growth on their own as the automotive industry in general heads towards better autonomous technology. Under the new structure, Mercedes-Benz AG (cars and people carriers), …

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McLaren Speedtail

In March, McLaren Automotive revealed that it was working on its fastest-ever car that has “the capability to exceed the 243mph (391 kph) peak speed of the legendary McLaren F1 road car.” At that time, it only bore the code name BP23. Well, the British carmaker has finally revealed the …

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There is a rumor going around lately, saying that the popular subcompact car, the Mitsubishi Mirage, will be replaced by an entirely new model. The good news is it will retain its Mirage name; the bad news is it will get a slightly uncomfortable growth spurt as it morphs into a …

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Riding a motorcycle involves a lot of risk. A slight error could lead to an awful ending, which is why riders need to be fully aware of its surroundings. As such, companies are continuously developing technologies that would improve motorcycle road safety–and Ducati is one of them. We previously reported …

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Sergio Marchionne

Only four days after Fiat Chrysler Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Sergio Marchionne resigned from his post due to complications from a surgical procedure he recently underwent, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) has announced his passing at 66 years of age. Marchionne recently celebrated his birthday a little over a month ago …

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The Honda Civic Type R continues to smash front-wheel drive (FWD) lap records. Honda’s high-performance hatchback managed to set the fastest lap times in Nürburgring Nordschleife circuit, Magny-Cours, Spa-Francorchamps, and Silverstone. Now, the Civic Type R’s latest victim is the Estoril circuit in Portugal. The Civic Type R has set …

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They say change is good, and for the updated Ford Ranger, change primarily means making its engine lighter than before. And just how light is it? As light as the engine of its cousin, Ford Everest and long-lost sibling, Ranger Raptor–a biturbo 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine. Replacing its previous 3.2-liter, this …

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There’s a new Toyota 86, but it’s not that different from the outgoing model. Say hello to the 2019 Toyota 86 TRD special edition, a car that’s designed with an improved look but the same 2.0-liter engine. This 86 is exclusively painted in ‘Raven’ black along with a TRD tricolor …

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Sergio Marchionne, who is regarded as a legend by most people in the auto industry, has stepped down as Fiat Chrysler’s (FCA) CEO due to complications from surgery. FCA said in a statement that “unexpected complications arose while Marchionne was recovering from surgery.” The company goes on by saying that …

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We all know that Tony Stark, a.k.a. Iron Man, drives an Audi R8. However, it seems that Mr. Stark wants to add a crossover into his car collection. As such, he contacted Hyundai and asked the Korean automaker to make an Iron Man inspired Kona. Who can say no to …

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Mazda CX-5

The 2018 Mazda CX-5 has been named by the United States’ Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) as a “2018 Top Safety Pick+” when equipped with the Adaptive Front Lighting System built after March 2018. To qualify for the IIHS’s Top Safety Pick+ award, a vehicle must earn good ratings …

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Kiichiro Toyoda

As the saying goes, better late than never. In what may be considered a long overdue honor, Kiichiro Toyoda, the founder of what would eventually become Toyota Motor Corporation, has been inducted into the Automotive Hall of Fame in Dearborn, Michigan. “Kiichiro Toyoda embodied the foresight and innovation that few …

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