Chevrolet Colorado Takes 2016 Motor Trend Truck of the Year

For the second year in a row, the Chevrolet Colorado has won the Motor Trend Truck of the Year award. Motor Trend called it a “Jack-of-all-trades, a Swiss Army knife.” Jack-of-all-trades. Swiss Army knife. There are many descriptors for the…

Hyundai Genesis Launches As Company’s New Standalone Luxury Brand

Hyundai has announced it is launching a brand now global luxury brand, dubbed Genesis. The rebranding will see its current Genesis lineup break off and form its own, autonomous entity. Hyundai says its new Genesis brand will compete with the…

Toyota Tacoma Gets Back To The Future Concept

The Toyota Tacoma has become Back to the Future-ized. Toyota announced this week that it would celebrate October 21, 2015 – the date introduced in Back to the Future Part II – by recreating Marty McFly’s dream truck with a…

Volkswagen Scandal Hasn’t Really Harmed Reputation in Germany

The Volkswagen emissions scandal hasn’t really harmed the company’s reputation inside its home country, a new survey finds. Nearly two-thirds of Germans said that Volkswagen still makes “outstanding cars.” From Reuters: Sixty-five percent said they either fully or largely agreed…

Ferrari 290 MM Could Sell For Over $28M at Auction

A classic Ferrari built for Formula One legend Juan Manual Fangio could pull a whopping $28 million at auction – or maybe even more. According to Sotheby’s, the 1956 Ferrari 290 MM is one of the greatest, most original, and…

Tesla Cars 2015: 11,580 Vehicles Delivered in Q3

Tesla announced this month that it has delivered 11,580 cars in Q3 of 2015. This includes the company’s initial deliveries of Model X. Tesla said that although it had a week of planned production shutdown, the delivery level represented a…

Kia Sorento Recall Affects Hundreds of Thousands of Cars

Kia is recalling hundreds of thousands of Sorentos in order to replace the brake-shift interlock mechanism. According to the car company, excessive force applied to the gear shift lever, the brake-shift interlock mechanism may chip or crack. The recall affects…

BMW M2 Inspired By Models From Motor Racing History

BMW Group unveiled the new BMW M2 Coupe. The car features a high-performance six-cylinder in-line engine, rear-wheel-drive, and lightweight aluminum M Sport suspension. The first-ever #BMW #M2 Coupé commands power and demands attention. http://t.co/KTKSO4LvE3 http://t.co/xKHM27LmKj https://t.co/AnFNQFIe20 — BMW (@BMW) October 14,…

Honda CR-V Gets A 2016 ‘Special Edition’ Upgrade

Honda recently introduced the new special edition 2016 Honda CR-V. “After a major refresh for 2015 that brought a new powertrain, significantly enhanced exterior and interior styling and a long list of new standard and available features, the 2016 Honda…

Leonardo DiCaprio Is Making a Movie About the Volkswagen Emissions Scandal

Leonardo DiCaprio, a prominent environmentalist, is taking the Volkswagen emissions scandal to the big screen. The scandal is less than a month old, but DiCaprio’s production company Appian Way has acquired the rights to a book about it. The book…