California rejects Volkswagen's recall plan for 3.0-liter diesel vehiclesWed, 13, Jul 2016
California's chief air regulator on Wednesday rejected a proposed recall plan from Volkswagen to fix 16,000 3.0-liter diesel Volkswagens, Audis and Porches in the state that are equipped with devices designed to cheat emissions tests.
Porsche's new V-8 engine will power Bentley, Audi modelsWed, 13, Jul 2016
Porsche will supply its new V-8 gasoline engine to Bentley and Audi. The engine debuts in the new Porsche Panamera later this year.
Ford hikes horsepower, torque on 2017 F-150's 3.5-liter EcoBoost engineTue, 12, Jul 2016
When the 2017 Ford F-150 arrives at dealership lots this fall, the new 3.5-liter EcoBoost V-6 engine under the hood will have more power. The second-generation engine will have 50 more pounds-feet of torque and an additional 10 hp, raising the numbers to 470 pounds-feet of torque and 375 hp.
Honda develops hybrid motor without key rare-earth metalsTue, 12, Jul 2016
Honda has developed a new electric motor for hybrid vehicles that tackles two top challenges in manufacturing the critical drivetrain component: The high cost and uncertain supply of the rare-earth metals used in their powerful magnets.
V-8-powered Mercedes-AMG GLC crossover in the worksMon, 11, Jul 2016
Daimler has a V-8-powered version of its Mercedes AMG GLC crossover in the cards, company sources say.
2nd-gen Vantage's biggest change is the engineMon, 04, Jul 2016
With U.S. deliveries of Aston Martin's next-gen DB11 slated to begin later this year, work on the car's little brother is well underway.
Why VW owners get $10,000 in U.S., but a bit of pipe in the EUWed, 29, Jun 2016
If you own a Volkswagen with a diesel engine in the U.S., the company will buy back your car and give you as much as $10,000. If you drive one in Europe, you may only get a piece of pipe. The reasons for the wide disparity is the big differences in legal and regulatory structures in each region.