Super SLR

If the 617 horsepower run-of-the-mill Mercedes-Benz SLR supercoupe, hand-built by McLaren, doesn't measure up to your idea of the ultimate in performance and luxury, how about moving up to the '722 Ed

VW resurrects Scirocco

VW will bring back the Scirocco in 2009. Expect prices to start at around $28,000 for a base 4-cylinder model, while the range-topping version could feature a 3.6-litre, 280 hp V6 with all-wheel-drive

Visions of F1 for VW?

According to those in the know within the Grand Prix Manufacturers Association (GPMA), the Volkswagen Group has been in talks with Cosworth (which supplies V10 power for the Williams and Toro Rosso te

F1 Honda hits 400

Bonneville's famous salt flats isn't where you'd expect to find a F1 Honda hard on the gas.

Hot Hatch

Volvo took the wraps off its little C30 hatchback, one of the year's most talked about new cars, at the recent Paris Motor Show.

OnStar calling

all Bell Mobility customers will be able to call-forward their cell phones or PDAs to their OnStar-equipped vehicle and enjoy hands-free operation.

Toyota takes on Williams

It's been an open secret for some time that Toyota and the Williams F1 team were on the cusp of an engine supply agreement. Now it's official.

Worst case, best case

Personal mobility or the wherewithal to travel when and where we want, something that most people today take for granted, will go one of two ways within the next 50 years, predicts a report from a Bri

Slow and steady reduces accidents

Graduated driver licensing is proving to reduce fatal crashes, according to recent reports by the U.S. National Highway Traffic Safety Administration (NHTSA).

Better late than never

A British motorist who was nabbed for speeding during a vacation in the United States finally paid his ticket -- 52 years later.

"Carrera Cadillac" rides again

Cadillac engineers have just put the finishing touches to a unique restoration of a car that starred in one of the world's toughest auto races more than 50 years ago.

Peace breaks out in the tire wars

Italian tire maker Pirelli says it will quit its involvement in the World Rally Championship (WRC) at the end of the 2006 season, after 34 years of design, development and support for Subaru and other

A greener Mercedes

Sources say Mercedes-Benz is planning to jump onto the hybrid bandwagon with a hybrid S-Class in 2008.

MG returning to N.A.

Chinese automaker Nanjing Automobile Group Corp. recently announced plans to revive the fabled British MG brand in North America, with sales to start in the U.S. by 2008.

E-Class road trip

To celebrate the year of the E-Class Mercedes-Benz is sending 33 of its diesel-powered sedans on a 26-day journey from Paris to Beijing beginning October 21.

M6 convertible unveilled

BMW has released details about its much-anticipated M6 convertible, due to hit showrooms later this year.