2018 Honda Civic Type R Finally Coming To The United States

The United States hasn’t had a real performance Honda since the S2000 got the axe in 2009, something fans of the H have lamented for the past 8 years. Late last year, in Paris, Honda put the prototype Civic Type R out there, telling people that this new hot hatch would be the first Honda Type R ever sold in the United States, but wouldn’t … Continue reading 2018 Honda Civic Type R Finally Coming To The United States

In A Sea Of Four Door Coupes Can The New VW Arteon Make Waves?

The four-door coupe look is all the rage these days. From the awkward-looking BMW Gran Coupe to the Tesla Model S, it feels like the market is flooded with long, four-door liftbacks. That market saturation has had its casualties as the field gets more and more diluted. Sales of Volkswagen’s CC have slid south since they first introduced the car in 2008, peaking in 2011, … Continue reading In A Sea Of Four Door Coupes Can The New VW Arteon Make Waves?

Jaguar Enhances Its Lineup for 2018

If you have been eyeballing a new Jaguar, but didn’t think the brand’s wares were competitive enough, maybe head back to that dealer. The British marque announced that starting in May they are offering upgrade 2018 versions of the F-Pace, XF, and XE models. The biggest upgrade on offer is more power and performance thanks to a new 2.0-liter engine. Instead of taking the 2.0-liter … Continue reading Jaguar Enhances Its Lineup for 2018

Chevy Cruze Diesel EPA-Rated At 52 MPG

The diesel engine is the king of mass-market fuel economy. Hybrids have become some pretty incredible machines in the last decade, but if you want fun, power and fuel economy, you still can’t beat the old oil-burning engine. Now that Volkswagen is essentially shut down on the diesel production front, General Motors has stepped in to take the crown of compressive combustion. In a show … Continue reading Chevy Cruze Diesel EPA-Rated At 52 MPG

Infiniti Unveils New F1-Inspired Project Black S Concept In Geneva

Not long after Infiniti joined technical forces with the Renault Sport Formula One team they began teasing us with hints of what was to come. All that foreplay has led to the unveiling of the Infiniti Project Black S concept in Geneva this week. While the shape suggests a dressed up Q60 coupe, the new concept is a significant departure from Infiniti’s past hot rods. … Continue reading Infiniti Unveils New F1-Inspired Project Black S Concept In Geneva

Sexy McLaren 720S Unveiled In All Its Aerodynamic Glory

I never thought anything could make the McLaren 650S look frumpy, but McLaren’s newly revealed 2018 720S just turned the 650S into the dowdy little sister that nobody talks about. Unveiled in Geneva, the new 720S is everything we had hoped ever since the early teaser photos, culminating in a camouflage-free picture leaked in January. It has the unmistakeable shape of a McLaren and, in … Continue reading Sexy McLaren 720S Unveiled In All Its Aerodynamic Glory

Aston Martin’s New Hypercar Gets The Best Name Ever

Aston Martin has just unveiled the official name of its upcoming hypercar collaboration with Red Bull. The new Adrian Newey-design beast is no longer the AM-RB 001, instead it will be called Valkyrie. Because awesome cars deserve equally amazing names. To show off the name, and equally killer badge, Aston has unleashed a small clip into the wild world of the internet. The video is … Continue reading Aston Martin’s New Hypercar Gets The Best Name Ever

Nissan Adds New King Cab Model To Titan Lineup

If you prefer the Goldilocks’ lifestyle of always taking the middle path, Nissan wants to talk to you about buying a new pickup truck. At the Chicago Auto Show, the Japanese auto-maker showed off the latest variation of its Titan pickup family, the King Cab. This new middle-sized body joins the larger Crew Cab and smaller Single Cab to complete the lineup. The new Crew … Continue reading Nissan Adds New King Cab Model To Titan Lineup

Toyota Adds A Bit Of Ruggedness With New Model Trims

If you really want to have a cute-ute like the RAV4, but would prefer it to look a little less like a mall-machine Toyota’s new 2018 RAV4 Adventure might be what you are after. Opting for this new package will net owners large fender flares, black 18-inch wheels, black lighting surrounds, and lower body guards. Matching all this visual grunt is a few usable mechanical … Continue reading Toyota Adds A Bit Of Ruggedness With New Model Trims

Hyundai Elantra GT Is The New Korean Hot Hatch

If there is one thing I love in the automotive world, it’s a good hatchback, and Hyundai has just released and exciting new one. The new 2018 Elantra GT is an all-new model based on the Euro-spec i30. That means aggressive new styling, a nicer interior, and plenty of space in the rear. The Europeans demand a lot from their hatchbacks, so I expect a … Continue reading Hyundai Elantra GT Is The New Korean Hot Hatch