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Hennessey shows off Mammoth TRX Overland Edition, a 1,000hp beast of a truck
The market for vehicles to help driver and passengers get out and explore the world continues to expand - this time with another model from Hennessey.
Look how Honda produces Civic Type R, most powerful car it has offered in the US
The 2023 Honda Civic Type R is the most powerful Honda production car available in the United States, and the automaker recently shared how it's assembled.
2023 EarthRoamer SX off-road motorhome running on a Chevrolet Silverado 6500 HD
The 2023 EarthRoamer SX is ready to help you experience the outdoors in style and luxury, built on a 4-wheel Chevrolet chassis - but it'll cost you.
Owner restores converted 1967 VW Microbus, replacing EV motor with gas engine
This converted 1967 Volkswagen Type 2 microbus has gone through a lot since it was first released - and now it successfully switched from EV back to gas po.
Vietnamese automaker VinFast announces VF 6 and VF 7 EVs for the US market
Even though VinFast might not be an automaker you've heard of, the company announced two more EVs for the US market, the VF 6 and VF 7 SUV models.
27North's Ascender 30A expedition truck appears ready to handle the apocalypse
Well, it definitely isn't cheap, but the expedition truck from 27North is an absolute beast - for anyone with deep pockets trying to explore the outdoors.
General Motors believes EVs will be profitable by 2025, with lots in pipeline
General Motors is moving aggressively in the EV market, expecting models to be profitable in a few years, while the GM EV portfolio greatly expands.
A closer look at the 2024 Chevrolet Trax, a revamped SUV with $21,495 price tag
Chevrolet appears to have made an interesting decision moving forward with a new 2024 Trax, which closely mimics the Trailblazer.
Introducing the Drako Dragon, a $290,000 luxury EV with a whopping 2,000hp
The Drako Dragon SuperSUV from Drako Motors is super expensive, but the powertrain pumps out 2,000hp to get you places in a really fast time.
Ford shows off Bronco Sport Black Diamond Off-Road Package for rugged driving
The Ford Bronco Black Diamond Off-Road Package is designed to help provide Bronco Sport owners with added capability to handle the off-road environment.
Real-world look at the 2023 Porsche 911 Dakar, a pricey car for some fun driving
The 2023 Porsche 911 Dakar is a car made for driving on the road - or off road - but it's extremely limited and costs a lot of money.
Volkswagen ID. family tops 500,000 delivered, one year sooner than expected
The ID. series of vehicles from Volkswagen has delivered 500,000 vehicles since its launch in late 2020 - as Volkswagen reveals plans for the future.
Genesis X Convertible completes X concept trilogy, showing off shiny convertible
We aren't sure if we'll ever actually see it on the road, but Genesis has introduced the X Convertible concept to finish its trio of X concept vehicles.
2023 Toyota Prius hybrid is the auto giant's slickest looking Prius it has made
The 2023 Toyota Hybrid shows the automaker's continued dedication to hybrid vehicles, though this year's model does look better than the past.
Taycan Turbo S Cross Turismo shows off driving ability alongside monster truck
The Porsche Taycan Turbo S Cross Turismo recently shared the same track as a Monster Jam monster truck... just because it's one hell of a marketing push.
Unique Electric Moke Californian will arrive in the United States for $41,900
It has been a long time, but the Moke Californian is coming back to the US, with a few hundred units available of the blast from the past model.
Lamborghini can't keep up with production demand, sold out until mid-2024
Lamborghini wants to prove it could be recession proof, with the luxury automaker already sold out until mid-2024 - a rather unique problem to have.
Sen. candidate Herschel Walker: US has gas-guzzling cars with 'good emissions'
Herschel Walker isn't a fan of the Green New Deal ... and doesn't want to talk about EVs, while promoting gas-guzzlers - but auto industry doesn't care.
Maserati Grecale SUV gets a special Barbie bespoke edition after partnership
The limited Barbie x Maserati Grecale Trofeo SUV is a Barbie inspired luxury car that will cost a whopping $330,000 - one of two different models expected.
Bugatti Centodieci pre-delivery testing involves five-hour, 180+ mile drive
Just 10 Bugatti Centodieci units will be available, and each one is receiving a special amount of pre-delivery testing before customers receive them.
Google expands deal, Renault will receive more digital transformation help
To keep up in an auto market digital transformation, Renault expanded its partnership with Google to help provide software assistance.
BMW won't forget about lower cost cars in EV market, will make affordable models
Established auto manufacturers and small startups are jumping into EV production, but vehicles are expensive - BMW said it won't abandon lower-cost market.
2022 Land Rover Range Rover First Edition delivers luxury to affluent buyers
Drivers are beginning to share their thoughts after testing out the 2022 Land Rover Range Rover First Edition luxury SUV - and you better save your pennies.
BMW: By 2024, 1 in 3 BMWs produced in Bavarian plants will be electric vehicles
As one of the automakers extensively exploring the EV market, BMW expects 1 out of every 3 BMWs produced at Bavarian plants will be EVs by 2024.
The 2023 Lexus LX 600 ultra-luxury SUV base trim will start at $89,160
Although the 2023 Lexus LX 600 might cost a small fortune to buy, it does appear to be a luxurious SUV - with features and perks for all the passengers.
Volvo focused on electric EVs for now, taking cautious approach to its portfolio
In the push towards vehicle electrification, Volvo plans to sell EV models only by 2030 - and is taking a strategic approach to the market.
Bossi Van Conversions shows off its Artemis, modified Mercedes Sprinter van
Apparently converting vans designed for cargo or camping has become a more popular topic in the auto community - so check this one out.
2023 Honda Pilot TrailSport unveiled, most off-road capable SUV Honda ever made
The 2023 Honda PIlot TrailSport is an off-road ready SUV with customizations to help it thrive in the wild - and Honda hopes drivers will support it.
2023 Honda Accord has made its official debut, with changed look and new tech
The new 2023 Honda Accord is electrified and rocks a new look to compete in the midsize sedan market - as the Japanese automaker dabbles with EVs.
Driving tests of 2023 Fisker Ocean EV reveal happy experiences from drivers
Drivers may have to wait a while to receive the Fisker Ocean EV order, but should look forward to a positive driving experience sometime in 2023.
General Motors expanding use of its hands-free Super Cruise functionality
General Motors wants its Super Cruise system to provide drivers with advanced features and systems - and continues to roll out software-based efforts.
VW ID. Buzz vehicle packed with tech for innovative driver assistance system
The Volkswagen ID. Buzz is a vehicle designed to show what the German automaker has up its sleeve with software-based solutions to aid safety.
Porsche 911 Dakar shows what it can do on gravel, sand and snow
As part of testing, the Porsche 911 Dakar handled testing on gravel, sand and snow, with the German automaker excited for the upcoming LA Auto Show.
2024 Volvo EX90 all-electric SUV will hit the US market with an $80,000 MSRP
The fully-electric 2024 Volvo EX90 will be the automaker's flagship SUV, available with a starting price less than $80,000 to interested drivers.
Seaweed has potential to make EVs cheaper, while range improves, scientists hope
UK researchers want to find an EV battery solution besides lithium, and hope seaweed-based battery technology can be that long-term solution.
Cadillac unveils a God of War-themed CT5 car for the Chinese auto market
It looks like Cadillac has created a custom CT5 car with a God of War theme, though the car may be exclusively for China - but it does look sick.
Hoonigan's latest race featured a 1400-HP Acura Integra vs. 1300-HP Nissan GT-R
Who do you think won between a 1,400-hp 1994 Acura Integra GSR against a 1300-hp 2015 Nissan GT-R in a Hoonigan YouTube race video.
Honda debuts the incredibly sharp looking e:N2 Concept electric vehicle
The Honda e:N2 Concept car could be a future look towards the physical look and design of electric vehicles one day in the future - but who knows.
League of Legends helping Mercedes with its virtual show car, Project SMNR
It looks like Mercedes-Benz is still finding inspiration from its active esports participation with the Project SMNR virtual showcar.
Ford, Mercedes, other competitors jumping into camper vans to support van life
Camper vans and similar consumer vehicles allow owners to enjoy nature with added amenities is a growing auto market trend to pay attention to.
Mini launches new program which will teach drivers how to drive stick shift
Mini doesn't want a world where very few people know how to drive stick shift - and the car maker now has a class to help train drivers.
2023 Ford F-150 Raptor R is a 700 HP V8 engine that is 'absolute overkill'
The Ford F-150 Raptor R is an absolute beast, featuring the same 700 horsepower engine lifted from the Mustang Shelby GT500 - and it appears to deliver.
2023 BMW i7 electric car offers 7 Series luxury in a fully-electric model
The BMW i7 is the first all-electric 7 Series luxury sedan, for drivers trying to go electric and with some deep pockets - as push towards EV continues.
Interested buyers will have to wait a couple years for the GMC Hummer EV Pickup
If you're not already on the reservation list, it looks like you may have to wait a couple years before you get a GMC Hummer EV Pickup.
Mitsubishi will open up US sales of Outlander plug-in hybrid electric vehicle
The Mitsubishi Outlander plug-in hybrid will arrive at auto dealerships in the United States and Canada sometime later in October.
Volkswagen Group pauses Twitter advertising as turbulence continues
Now that Volkswagen has paused Twitter advertising, the social media platform loses several notable German brands - at least for now.
Even Dodge doesn't know if a gas-powered Charger will be released after EV model
Just because Dodge could switch between electric and its gas-powered engine in the Charger, doesn't mean it'll happen - though is still curious news.
Nissan Z GT4 450-hp race car unveiled, designed for amateurs and pros alike
Using the SEMA Show in Las Vegas as a launchpad, Nissan unveils its Nissan Z GT4 450-hp race car - although amateurs can drive it, they need to pay up.
Citroen C5 Aircross plug-in hybrid EV now has new 180 horsepower option
To woo drivers towards EVs and hybrids, Citroen offers a new plug-in hybrid engine for its C5 Aircross model, strengthening its portfolio.
Testing the Porsche 911's limits on the highest volcano in the world
If you ever wanted to know if a heavily modified Porsche 911 could tackle the world's largest volcano... apparently it can as Porsche recently proved.