5 6h

First drive: 2017 Jeep Compass [Review]

Jeep's new one-model assault on the compact SUV segment.

0 8h

Google's Waymo sues Uber, claims employee stole LiDAR tech

Waymo claims former employee Anthony Levandowski stole over 14,000 proprietary design files and replicated the technology for a separate startup now owned by Uber.

1 12h

Faraday Future's FF91 to compete in Pikes Peak hill climb

The FF91 will take on a Tesla Model S tuned by Unplugged Performance.

5 14h

Ford GT Competition Series loses weight, adds more carbon fiber

Engineers focused on eliminating weight high in the vehicle, shifting its center of gravity down toward the road surface.

17 15h

PSA could sell Opel cars outside of Europe

PSA is already considering expanding Opel's footprint.

14 15h

Audi has no plans to oust CEO Rupert Stadler, report claims

A former top engineer recently claimed Stadler was aware of the diesel emissions cheat years before the scandal emerged into public view.

11 17h

VW Arteon teaser shows fastback profile, new front end design

The Arteon is described as an "avant-garde Gran Turismo" in the premium midsize segment.

58 18h

2018 Audi S5 Sportback: 0-60 in 4.5 seconds

The 2018 Audi S5 Sportback is nearly as quick as the S4 sedan.

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Ford GT owners manual hints at lightweight Competition Series

The manual suggests the competition model omits a couple of convenience features to save a few pounds.


Audi CEO to keep his job in spite of Dieselgate accusations

Rupert Stadler, Audi's top executive, will keep his job in spite of new evidence linking him to the Dieselgate fiasco. One of the company's top engineers showed a letter in court that allegedly proves Stadler was aware of the cheat as far back as 2012.   http://bit.ly/2mjX1CU


Driven: 2017 Jeep Compass

"The 2017 Jeep Compass is light-years ahead of the car it replaces."   http://bit.ly/2mjUoRD


Faraday Future to tackle Pikes Peak

Faraday Future's FF 91 prototype will compete in this year's Pikes Peak International Hill Climb. Its main competitor will be a Tesla Model S P100D tuned by Unplugged Performance, according to Inside EVs.   http://bit.ly/2lMfHNW


Porsche announces Panamera Turbo S E-Hybrid

Porsche has introduced a new range-topping variant of the Panamera named Turbo S E-Hybrid. The model uses a V8 engine and an electric motor to generate 680 horsepower and 626 pound-feet of torque. It hits 62 mph from a stop in 3.4 seconds, yet it can drive on electricity alone for about 30 miles.    


Google's Waymo sues Uber over LiDAR tech

Waymo claims a worker stole 14,000 design files for its proprietary hardware systems, including a LiDAR sensor that was promoted as one of the company's key innovations in the competitive autonomous-driving business.   http://bit.ly/2lLtZOV


Jeep intros Renegade 'Desert Hawk' edition for UK

Just 100 examples will be produced, each featuring a desert-theme exterior color scheme and unique interior elements.   


Lamborghini Huracan Performante teaser shows active aero

The YouTube video demonstrates Lamborghini's new Aerodinamica Lamborghini Attiva (ALA) technology in use at the Nurburgring.<br/>   http://bit.ly/2lKsgZW


Volkswagen Arteon teased again

Volkswagen has released a new teaser image that previews the Arteon, a four-door coupe designed to replace the CC. Inspired by the Sport Coupe GTE concept, the Arteon will debut next month at the Detroit Auto Show.   


Carlos Ghosn to resign as Nissan CEO

Carlos Ghosn will step down as CEO of Nissan on April 1. He will be replaced by Hiroto Saikawa, an auto industry veteran who has worked for Nissan since 1977. Ghosn is stepping down to focus on expanding the Renault-Nissan Alliance. He remains the Alliance's CEO, the CEO of Renault, and the Chairman of Nissan.    http://bit.ly/2mfvXob


New Renault EV coming to Geneva

Renault will lift the veil off of a new electric vehicle during the Geneva Auto Show. Details are few and far between, but the automaker promises the car will be a big surprise.