Eye candy by the seaMon, 29, Aug 2016
Head-turners at this year's Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance, the auto universe's premier beauty pageant
VW closes Santa Monica studio in design shuffleMon, 29, Aug 2016
Volkswagen Group's Design Center California in Santa Monica will close in November. Meanwhile, Audi plans to open its first U.S. design studio in Malibu, Calif.
Kia gives new Rio a sporty lookWed, 24, Aug 2016
Kia is giving its Rio subcompact hatchback a sporty look to help it compete better against rivals such as the Ford Fiesta and Peugeot 208.
What people are saying about the Cadillac Escala conceptTue, 23, Aug 2016
Cadillac took to Monterey Car Week to unveil its latest concept, the Escala. The concept is a radical departure from Cadillac's current design language but consumers could see Cadillacs with this look in 2019.
Cadillac Escala concept shows hints of the futureMon, 22, Aug 2016
After teasing the public with dramatic and unlikely concept cars in two previous years, Cadillac used this year's Monterey Car Week to glimpse into a future that will actually happen.
Cadillac readies concept for Pebble Beach showingTue, 16, Aug 2016
Cadillac plans to introduce a concept vehicle at this year's Pebble Beach Concours d'Elegance. Cadillac isn't saying if the concept is an SUV, crossover or new sporty car.
Nissan's new VC-T engine rewrites rules of small turbocharged engineSun, 14, Aug 2016
Nissan has developed a new type of gasoline engine it says may make some of today's advanced diesel engines obsolete. The new engine uses variable compression technology, which Nissan says allows it at any given moment to choose an optimal compression ratio for combustion -- a key factor in the trade-off between power and efficiency in gasoline engines.
Mercedes-Benz gives luxury coupe a spin ahead of California showThu, 11, Aug 2016
Mercedes-Benz released a sneak preview of a new ultra-luxury Maybach coupe in a sign that Daimler is continuing its push upmarket to turn up the heat on BMW, which owns the Rolls-Royce brand.
Dramatic appearanceMon, 08, Aug 2016
Spy shots of the next-generation Lexus LS suggest a toned-down version of the dramatic LF-FC concept unveiled at last year's Tokyo auto show.