The car of the future: Will it still be driven by us?

Mention the phrase “autonomous cars” around most auto enthusiasts, and they’re liable to quickly see red and spout off how having these on our roads will lead to the decline of civilization…or at the very least, performance-based vehicles. Relax. Autonomous cars, or for those that are not in the know, self-driving cars…are not going to ruin…

Kia Motors sets aside $187 million for false mileage claims

In the aftermath of one of the largest “overstated fuel economy claims” in U.S. automotive industry, South Korea’s Kia Motors has announced that they will set aside 200 billion Korean won ($187.13 million), in order to compensate owners that purchased their vehicles during the affected model years. Kia Motors, and their parent company Hyundai Motors (a part of…

Well, it looks like Jeep will build vehicles in China after all

  Contrary to reports from the failed Presidential campaign of former Governor Mitt Romney (R-MA), Jeep will not be moving any domestic production of theirs overseas to China. In fact, they will be building Jeeps in China, specifically for Chinese buyers. This news comes off of the heels of a report from The Car Connection, where Chrysler,…

2014 Lexus IS

Lexus has released the details of its all-new IS sports sedan today at the North American International Auto Show. As before, it will be available in both rear and all-wheel drive, as well as with three different six-cylinder engines. More so, the F SPORT will also continue in its evolved form as well. The design…

2014 Cadillac ELR

  After many months of speculation, the Cadillac Converj concept car comes to life as the Cadillac ELR today. This coupe features Extended Range Electric Vehicle (EREV for short) technology, which is a first for a full-line luxury brand. Whatever you do, don’t confuse it with the “normal” Cadillac CTS coupe. This electric vehicle is…

Ford Atlas Concept

Ford surprisingly unveiled the Ford Atlas Concept truck today at the North American International Auto Show. It showcases the latest design and technologies that Ford plans on rolling out with all of their trucks in the near future. Since Ford aesthetically separated the F-150 from the Ford Super Duty Series back in 1998 (the F-250 still…

2014 Chevrolet Corvette Stingray: The car of the future

  The long-anticipated reveal of the Chevrolet Corvette has finally arrived, and in style.  Not only is it all-new inside and out, but a legendary moniker has returned: Stingray. The seventh generation, or C7 as it is commonly known, is the most powerful base model ever, coming in at an estimated 450 horsepower and torque….

Subaru Recalling 47,000 Self-Starting Vehicles

Yes, you read that right…Subaru has announced a massive (well, it’s massive to them) recall totaling around 47,000 vehicles. Virtually every vehicle in their lineup has been affected…more specifically: 2010-2013 Subaru Legacy 2010-2013 Subaru Outback 2012-2013 Subaru Impreza 2013 Subaru XV Crosstrek So you’re probably wondering…how on earth can cars start on their own? Simple,…