Porsche to replace chassis components in 918 Spyders

January 15, 2015 - Filed under: Green, Recalls, Porsche, Hybrid, SupercarsPorsche is repairing 205 units of the 918 Spyder around the world for problems with unspecified "chassis components" on the hybrid supercar. The company discovered the problem during quality checks, a...

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8 cars we’re most looking forward to driving in 2015

January 14, 2015 - Filed under: Acura, Chevrolet, Ford, Jeep, Mazda, Mercedes-BenzNow that 2014 is officially in the books, it's time to look ahead. We're now setting our sights at the hot new metal that's coming our way in 2015, and here are the cars we're most looking for...

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Mercedes expected to announce US HQ relocating to Atlanta today

January 14, 2015 - Filed under: Mercedes-BenzMercedes-Benz USA is expected to announce shortly that it's moving from its current home in Montvale, NJ, to a new facility in Atlanta, after the governments of both states offer financial incentives to claim the German automaker...

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Porsche’s high-tech ‘mirror’ turns every car into a Macan

January 14, 2015 - Filed under: Marketing/Advertising, Videos, Porsche, Crossover, LuxuryPorsche calls it the "Magic Mirror," but it's less a reflective device and more 12 high-def screens that track drivers pulling into the valet area at a mall in Los Angeles. As they pass...

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A car writer’s year in new vehicles [w/video]

January 14, 2015 - Filed under: Acura, Alfa Romeo, Audi, Bentley, BMW, Buick, Cadillac, Chevrolet, Dodge, Fiat, GM, Honda, Jaguar, Kia, Lamborghini, Land Rover, Lexus, Lincoln, Maserati, Mazda, Mercedes-Benz, Mitsubishi, Nissan, Porsche, Rolls-Royce, Subaru, Volkswagen, Vol...

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What you missed on 12.15.14

January 13, 2015 - Filed under: Porsche, Volvo, RacingPorsche 911 GT3 Cup ANDIAL track testWhat you missed on 12.15.14 originally appeared on Autoblog on Mon, 15 Dec 2014 19:32:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.Permalink | Email this | Comme...

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McLaren, Red Bull and Ferrari call for unfreezing F1 engines

January 12, 2015 - Filed under: Motorsports, Ferrari, McLaren, Mercedes-BenzAfter Mercedes dominated the 2014 Formula One World Championship, rival teams Red Bull, Ferrari and now McLaren - each of them more accustomed to winning - are calling on the FIA to open up engine d...

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Mercedes previews sleek concept for CES

January 12, 2015 - Filed under: CES, Mercedes-Benz, Technology, Concept CarsThis silhouette foretells of a potentially self-driving prototype which Mercedes evidently plans on presenting at the CES next week.Continue reading Mercedes previews sleek concept for CESMercedes p...

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Translogic 166: Porsche 918 Spyder

January 12, 2015 - Filed under: Translogic, Videos, Porsche, Convertible, Hybrid, Performance, SupercarsIn the same month that Porsche announced that its 918 Spyder is sold out, Translogic is getting its first (and likely last) shot at the plug-in hybrid hypercar. Our drive...

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Mercedes may be working on a new electric car dubbed ‘Ecoluxe’

January 11, 2015 - Filed under: Green, Audi, BMW, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche, Tesla, Crossover, Sedan, Electric, LuxuryA report in Autobild claims that Mercedes-Benz is throwing more then $2 billion at an electric car family of vehicles with a program called "Ecoluxe." It would...

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