Cadillac’s Booking It From BOOK

Book, also known as “BOOK by Cadillac,” is General Motors’ entry in the burgeoning luxury car subscription market, though the fledgling service’s first cities — New York, Los Angeles, and Dallas — will soon have to get used to going without. According to a report in the Wall Street Journal, GM’s pulling the plug on […]

Pontiac? General Motors’ New Vehicles Need a Name

Not to be outdone by Ford Motor Company’s Bay Area bikeshare program, General Motors has unveiled two new, two-wheeled vehicles that are sure to get any Camaro ZL1 owner’s pulse racing. We’ve poked fun at the Blue Oval’s non-car efforts of late, but entering the pedal-powered field is serious stuff for companies — stagnating new […]

Volkswagen Might Put Audi on the Back Burner, Spend More Time With Ford: Report

According to sources who spoke to Reuters, Volkswagen Group has more interest in pursuing technological relationships with new partners, especially Ford, than continuing on with Audi as its main development hub. At least for a while. VW CEO Herbert Diess will reportedly unveil a 10-year plan to his company’s board later this month, part of an […]

Why Are Fatal Hit-and-run Accidents At an All-time High?

Roadway fatalities have been on the decline relative to population since the 1970s. However, the safest year on record since car ownership became commonplace was actually 2014. Deaths spiked in the following two years, with a very modest decline in 2017. While some of the increase can be attributed to more people driving more miles […]

Migrating Bowtie: Chevy’s New NASCAR Camaro SS Is Yet More Evidence of Second Thoughts

When Chevrolet rolled into last month’s SEMA show with a vivid, one-off Camaro SS show car, our attention was drawn to its new “concept” face. It seemed like the bowtie brand had read Matthew Guy’s mind, swathing the grille’s horizontal crossbar in body color and moving the Chevy emblem to its rightful, slimming place between […]

Watch the carbon-fiber-bodied Polestar 1 crash into a wall

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Filed under: Videos,Volvo Does it meet the Volvo’s rigorous standards? Continue reading Watch the carbon-fiber-bodied Polestar 1 crash into a wall Watch the carbon-fiber-bodied Polestar 1 crash into a wall originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 02 Nov 2018 16:35:00 EDT. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink |  […]

After week of tragedies in 5 states, a reminder about school bus safety

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Filed under: Government/Legal,Safety In week of tragedies, NHTSA reminds drivers of the sanctity of school buses. Continue reading After week of tragedies in 5 states, a reminder about school bus safety After week of tragedies in 5 states, a reminder about school bus safety originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, […]

Severe Weather Obliterates Hundreds of New Maseratis in Italy

Mother Nature took out her anger on Fiat Chrysler earlier this week, using floodwaters to set hundreds of new vehicles ablaze at the Port of Savona. Italy has been subjected to savage weather this week, putting just about all of Venice underwater and blasting the rest of northern region of with extreme winds and precipitation. According […]

Porsche 911 GT2 RS retakes Nurburgring lap record, with an asterisk

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Filed under: Aftermarket,Porsche,Coupe,Performance The car was road legal, but not stock. Continue reading Porsche 911 GT2 RS retakes Nurburgring lap record, with an asterisk Porsche 911 GT2 RS retakes Nurburgring lap record, with an asterisk originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 02 Nov 2018 04:00:00 EDT. Please see our terms […]