Elio Motors shows off three-wheel test vehicleThu, 30, Jun 2016
Elio Motors provided a look at its first test vehicle, in what the company calls one of its “most important milestones” before the planned 2017 launch of its three-wheeled vehicles.
Limited editions mark Viper's final yearMon, 27, Jun 2016
The Dodge Viper will head into the paddock permanently in 2017 but not before the brand offers five limited editions of the hand-built sports coupe.
Glimpses of the redesigned Volvo XC60Mon, 27, Jun 2016
Spy photos of next year's redesigned Volvo XC60 show the midsize crossover with heavy cladding, making it difficult to tell whether the vehicle will look radically different from today's version.
GM plans $290 million upgrade for Corvette plant as rumors swirlFri, 24, Jun 2016
General Motors plans to spend $290 million on its Corvette plant in Kentucky, just as rumors about GM's plans for the next generation of its iconic sports car heat up. GM today said it will “upgrade and modify” the Bowling Green plant's vehicle assembly operations for “technology upgrades and manufacturing process improvements.”
Audi bets on experience in EV challenge with TeslaFri, 24, Jun 2016
Audi is preparing to challenge Tesla in making electric cars, betting that its decades of experience in designing traditional automobiles will help it trump the Silicon Valley startup.
Next-generation Toyota Prius has solar roof for Europe, JapanThu, 16, Jun 2016
The solar panels on the roof of the upcoming Prius plug-in hybrid in Europe and Japan may also be coming to the U.S. version of the car if Toyota can overcome U.S. rollover regulations.
Karma Automotive to open engineering and sales center in Mich.Thu, 09, Jun 2016
Karma Automotive, the Chinese-owned automaker created by the purchase of bankrupt Fisker Automotive, plans to establish an engineering and sales office in suburban Detroit with 150 new jobs.
Daimler to unveil long-range electric car in OctoberMon, 13, Jun 2016
Daimler will unveil a long-range electric car from its Mercedes brand at the Paris auto show, as the automaker gears up to compete with the Tesla Model X SUV.
Ford challenges German luxury cars with Fusion Sport sedanThu, 09, Jun 2016
Ford says it’s taking aim at German luxury cars -- not with its upscale Lincoln brand but with the new Fusion Sport sedan. Ford today said the 2017 Fusion Sport’s 2.7-liter twin-turbocharged EcoBoost engine produces 380 pounds-feet of peak torque.
Tesla revives smaller-battery Model S with lower priceThu, 09, Jun 2016
Tesla is bringing back a 60 kilowatt-hour version of the Model S that costs less than the one it discontinued last year. The new Model S 60 begins at $66,000 before federal or state incentives and can travel 208 miles per charge.
Hyundai plans electric car under Genesis luxury brandFri, 03, Jun 2016
Hyundai plans to launch a luxury all-electric vehicle under its Genesis marque to expand the lineup of its new premium brand, Senior Vice President Manfred Fitzgerald said.
Nissan bets on Datsun again to crack India's small car marketTue, 07, Jun 2016
Nissan today launched a compact hatchback from its Datsun stable in India -- its third attempt to crack the country's small- and low-cost car market where it has struggled to make a dent.