Researchers identify VW defeat device
Computer scientists have identified the precise line of code that Volkswagen used to cheat on emissions. "We found evidence of the fraud right there in public view. We were able to find the smoking gun," said researcher Kirill Levchenko.
BMW 8 Series concept leaked
A leak has prematurely revealed the BMW 8 Series concept. Built to preview a new coupe, the design study is scheduled to make its debut tomorrow night at the Villa d'Este Concours d'Elegance. http://bit.ly/2rk1hIs
Landslide buries Pacific Coast Highway near Big Sur
A quarter-mile stretch of highway is said to be buried by up to 40 feet of dirt and rocks, potentially causing up to $1 billion in damage to the iconic route. http://abcn.ws/2riORAm
V8 Miata meets fiery demise in burnout competition
The drift car ignites as the clutch experiences a rapid unscheduled disassembly, but luckily the nonchalant fire-suppression team manages to quench the flames before they reach a cooler full of beer behind the driver's seat. http://bit.ly/2riBpwH
Shelby shows wide-bodied Ford Mustang
American tuner Shelby has released its first concept in a decade. It's a wide-bodied, 750-horsepower version of the Super Snake built to explore the Ford Mustang's handling capacity. It's still a concept, but it will spawn a production model before the end of the year.