Time to catch up with Jay Leno’s Garage, including his Lamborghini Espada restoration

January 11, 2015 - Filed under: Celebrities, Videos, Chrysler, Ford, Mercedes-Benz, Rolls-Royce, Maintenance, ClassicsJay Leno takes viewers on a tour of over a dozen projects currently happening in his garage in this video. The work spans the breadth of the automotive hobb...

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Recharge Wrap-up: Honda FCV Concept comes to Detroit, Toyota seeks young green energy fellows

January 11, 2015 - Filed under: Green, 2015 Detroit Auto Show, Honda, Mercedes-Benz, Toyota, Electric, HydrogenHonda will bring its FCV Concept to the 2015 North American International Auto Show in Detroit in January. The hydrogen-powered concept made its Japanese debut in ...

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

January 11, 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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Porsche 911 GT3 Cup ANDIAL Edition

January 11, 2015 - Filed under: Motorsports, Porsche, First Drives, Autoblog Black, Coupe, Racing, SpecialtyThere is only one Porsche 911 GT3 Cup ANDIAL Edition on the planet, and its owner is standing patiently in the hot pits at Oklahoma's Hallett Motor Racing Circuit, wa...

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Jack Olsen built a Porsche 911 to drive every day and conquer Willow Springs

January 10, 2015 - Filed under: Videos, Porsche, Coupe, Performance, Racing, SpecialtyAlmost two years ago we wrote about the 12-Gauge Garage Jack Olsen built to house his multifarious Porsche 911 - its 1972 bodywork hides four decades of Porsche parts, like the transaxle f...

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Weekly Recap: Mercedes continues the pseudo-coupe craze with AMG-tuned CUV

January 9, 2015 - Filed under: Plants/Manufacturing, Bentley, BMW, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche, Coupe, Crossover, SUV, PerformanceBut as BMW's X6 has demonstrated, sport sells in in the crossover segment, and Mercedes is giving the people what they want.Continue reading Weekly ...

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Mercedes GLS updates Silver Star seven-seater

January 7, 2015 - Filed under: Mercedes-Benz, Crossover, SUV, LuxuryIt can be bewildering, the staggering array of crossovers and SUVs offered by Mercedes-Benz. There's the G, the GL, the GLK and the GLA, not to mention the new GLE and the ML that basically started it all....

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

January 6, 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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Here’s how Detroit is selling more luxury vehicles than Germany and Japan

January 6, 2015 - Filed under: Earnings/Financials, BMW, Chevrolet, Ford, GMC, Mercedes-Benz, Ram, Sedan, SUV, Truck, LuxuryNow there's an attention-grabbing headline, eh? Although the answer to the riddle - pickup trucks and SUVs - might be somehow deflating, the numbers ...

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Recharge Wrap-up: Shift to offer Teslas for Hire, Model S P85D beats Ferrari in drag race

January 6, 2015 - Filed under: Green, Videos, Mercedes-Benz, Nissan, Smart, Tesla, Transportation Alternatives, ElectricA company called Shift plans to provide bikes and EVs for hire. Based in Las Vegas, NV, Shift will provide chauffeured ride services like Uber, but will ...

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