Ending a long-standing rumor, Volkswagen has confirmed plans to put the retro-inspired I.D. Buzz concept (pictured)... READ STORY
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The man who conceived of the EV retro racer talks about what inspired him.
The scheme allegedly redirected $4.5 million in funds that were intended to be used for worker training but instead paid for a $2,000 shotgun, $37,000 pen and other items.
The executive suggests vehicles will not be capable of autonomously driving "anywhere, anytime" by 2021.
Consolidating the pilot projects is presumably aimed at creating a more competitive rival to established ride-hailing companies such as Uber and Lyft.
Federal regulators appear to be reviewing the technology to determine if the louder exhaust modes run afoul of noise regulations.
The wheels are crafted using the world's largest carbon braiding machine with a diameter of nearly 30 feet.
Details are beginning to trickle out about the next Land Rover Defender. Land Rover told Automotive News the off-roader needs to adopt unibody construction in order to meet global safety and emissions regulations, so it won't retain the last model's body-on-frame construction. The lineup will include a two-door soft top model and a four-door hard top wagon.
Chevrolet's Colorado ZR2 is going racing. A slightly modified version of the truck will participate in this year's edition of the Vegas to Reno race, which takes participants across 550 miles of Nevada's roughest terrain.
Audi has introduced CNG-powered variants of the A4 and the A5. Named g-tron, the models use a turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder engine rated at 170 horsepower and 199 pound-feet of torque. Neither model will be available in the United States.
Mazda will launch a plug-in hybrid drivetrain built around its ground-breaking Skyactiv-X technology in 2021, according to British magazine Autocar. The Skyactiv-X engine will be the gasoline-burning compression-ignition unit the company will launch soon, while the hybrid components will come from partner Toyota.