Porsche unlocks secrets of its mid-engine 911

June 3, 2014 - Filed under: Concept Cars, Classics, Coupe, Performance, Videos, Porsche Porsche is beginning to realize that it's sitting on a goldmine of automotive history with its secret vault full of rare cars. Autoblog toured it a few months ago, and we were amaze...

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Porsche testing new 911 GTS

June 3, 2014 - Filed under: Spy Photos, Coupe, Performance, Porsche Porsche may have one more vehicle in its stable with the GTS moniker, if these spy shots are any indication. They show off the presumed 911 GTS lapping the track - the model meant to slide in under the...

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Porsche inspecting 2,500 Euro-spec Macans for damaged brake boosters

June 3, 2014 - Filed under: Performance, Europe, Safety, Crossover, Porsche, Luxury Porsche is investigating a potential brake issue with 2,500 of its new Macan CUVs. The inspection focuses on the state of the brake systems following tests that discovered the brake boo...

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2015 Porsche Cayman GTS

June 3, 2014 - Filed under: Coupe, Performance, Porsche, Luxury, Quick Spins The Porsche Boxster and Cayman will forever nip at the heels of their big brother, the 911 Carrera, and perpetuating this tradition are the latest GTS variants, which add yet another arrow to ...

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Mercedes-Benz MLC interior snapped for the first time

June 3, 2014 - Filed under: Spy Photos, Coupe, Crossover, Mercedes-Benz, Luxury Mercedes-Benz is back testing its new MLC, the lifted, 'four-door coupe' crossover that will challenge the BMW X6 for the title of least utile utility vehicle. We've already shown you exter...

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Tier 1 suppliers call GM the worst OEM to work with

June 3, 2014 - Filed under: Plants/Manufacturing, BMW, Chrysler, Ford, GM, Honda, Mercedes-Benz, Nissan, Toyota, Volkswagen Among automakers with a big US presence, General Motors is the worst to work for, according to a new survey from Tier 1 automotive suppliers, con...

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Turbocharger tweak responsible for Mercedes AMG Petronas F1 dominance? [w/videos]

June 3, 2014 - Filed under: Motorsports, Technology, Videos, Mercedes-Benz, Racing The image above is a screenshot from a Mercedes-Benz video illustrating the workings of the power unit in its current Formula One challenger, the F1 W05. We're looking at the back of the...

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Brabus tunes Mercedes E63 to 850 horsepower

June 3, 2014 - Filed under: Aftermarket, Sedan, Performance, Mercedes-Benz, Luxury If you're in the market for a super-sedan, you could do a lot worse than a Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG - one of the most capable four-doors on the market. But if even that's not enough for you...

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Mercedes opening up new C-Class convertible

June 3, 2014 - Filed under: Spy Photos, Convertible, Mercedes-Benz, Luxury Mercedes-Benz is expanding its lineup, and not just when it comes to crossovers: it's also growing its array of cabrios. Setting aside two-seat roadsters like the SL, SLK and SLS, it wasn't that...

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Lauda irked at Red Bull for dropping circuit corner that bore his name

June 3, 2014 - Filed under: Motorsports, Europe, Mercedes-Benz, Racing Austria hasn't hosted a Formula One grand prix since the 2003 race at the old A1 Ring. Since then Red Bull bought the track, renovated it and returned it to the calendar this year as the Red Bull Ri...

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