Five-Point Inspection: 2015 Dodge Viper GTS

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Five-Point Inspection: 2015 Dodge Viper GTS
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It’s big, it’s bad and it’s a Dodge once more! The Viper is a mean machine from the folks in Auburn Hills. But what’s it like driving this SRT-tuned super snake? Hit the jump for more. Continue Reading...

Top 10 Torque Titans of America

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Top 10 Torque Titans of America
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On American Independence Day, better known as the 4th of July, we celebrate everything to do with the United States of America, and where would this nation be without its cars.  Continue Reading...

2014 Mercedes S63 AMG 4Matic a 577-HP Luxo-Bruiser

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2014 Mercedes S63 AMG 4Matic a 577-HP Luxo-Bruiser
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Its lighter, more powerful and ridiculously luxurious. Mercedes officially unveiled its 2014 S63 AMG 4Matic today ahead of its in-person debut during the Frankfurt Motor Show in September. There won’t be any mistaking the 2014 S63 AMG when it reaches showrooms, even with its handsome new sheet metal. And while the brand’s biggest and newest… Continue Reading...

Under the Hood: What is Torque? What is Horsepower?

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Under the Hood: What is Torque? What is Horsepower?
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Automakers are always looking for an edge over the competition. Any spec-sheet advantage, no matter how insignificant, is fair game. Engine output is often something they brag about. One vehicle may have more horsepower but a competing car could offer more torque. What’s the difference between these two measurements? What do they mean? Surprisingly these… Continue Reading...

2014 Mercedes B-Class Electric Drive Revealed in NYC

2014 Mercedes B-Class Electric Drive Revealed in NYC
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The Mercedes-Benz B-Class Electric Drive just made its world debut at the New York International Auto Show. It’s an ohm-inous reveal, especially for died-in-the-mohair enthusiasts who will no doubt find the car re-volt-ing and have amp-le things to complain about. Continue Reading...

2015 Ford Mustang 4-Cylinder Turbo Confirmed for U.S.

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2015 Ford Mustang 4-Cylinder Turbo Confirmed for U.S.
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Earlier reports that the 2015 Ford Mustang will get a turbocharged 4-cylinder EcoBoost exclusively for the European market have turned out to be false. That turbo 4-banger is headed to America too. Continue Reading...

2015 Mustang to Gain Turbocharged 4-Cylinder

2015 Mustang to Gain Turbocharged 4-Cylinder
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It’s no secret; the next-generation Ford Mustang is going global. The iconic American ponycar has finally applied for a passport, but in order to get visas for some countries it needs to make a few changes, namely what’s under its long, bulging hood. Continue Reading...

MINI John Cooper Works GP Officially Revealed

MINI John Cooper Works GP Officially Revealed
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Despite the information leaking early, as it so often does, the MINI JCW GP was just officially released, confirming the specifications that leaked yesterday. Continue Reading...

Why Buy a Diesel Car? Get the Facts, Know Your Options

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Why Buy a Diesel Car? Get the Facts, Know Your Options
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Price, looks and size… these are the few factors that used to decide what vehicle you’d park in your driveway. Looking for a cheap and small car? A Toyota Corolla or Honda Civic will do. Need something bigger, perhaps a mid-size Hyundai Sonata or an SUV. Things used to be pretty easy. With increasingly high… Continue Reading...

Diesel Preview: Five New Diesel Models Coming to America

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Diesel Preview: Five New Diesel Models Coming to America
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For what seems like forever, North America has been left behind when it comes to diesel cars. Sure there are a few options, but nowhere near as many as our friends in Europe. In fact, according to the Automotive Industry Data Newsletter, 52% of all new car sales last year in Western Europe were diesel… Continue Reading...

Jeep Wrangler Recalled for Drivetrain Issues

Jeep Wrangler Recalled for Drivetrain Issues
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The 2010-2011 Jeep Wrangler has been recalled over improperly torqued front and rear axle fasteners, which could degrade steering abilities and cause an accident. NHTSA says the 19 improperly adjusted fasteners could result in “noise, or ultimately, degradation in steering and handling characteristics.” Anytime there are loose bolts in the drivetrain is a problem, so… Continue Reading...