02 Jul 2015

feedAutoblog

Xcar shows off Twisted's take on Land Rover Defenders

Filed under: , , , , , , ,

Twisted specializes in taking the venerable Land Rover Defender and turning it into friendly on-road machines with more power, better brakes, improved handling, and an upgraded interior. The company is the focus of the latest video from Xcar.

Continue reading Xcar shows off Twisted's take on Land Rover Defenders

Xcar shows off Twisted's take on Land Rover Defenders originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 01 Jul 2015 20:02:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink | Email this | Comments

02 Jul 2015 1:02am GMT

Autoblog Podcast #437

Filed under:

Episode #437 of the Autoblog Podcast is here, and this week Dan Roth and Mike Austin are joined by Mike Magrath to talk about the Edmunds long-term Yugo, the cars of Murder, She Wrote, the arrest of French Uber executives, the Alfa Romeo Giulia, and more.

Continue reading Autoblog Podcast #437

Autoblog Podcast #437 originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 01 Jul 2015 19:31:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink | Email this | Comments

02 Jul 2015 12:31am GMT

01 Jul 2015

feedAutoblog

Electric cars can be dirtier than traditional gas cars

Filed under: , , , , , ,

Some electric vehicles cause so much more environmental damage than traditional gas engines that they should be hit with more taxes, not subsides.

Continue reading Electric cars can be dirtier than traditional gas cars

Electric cars can be dirtier than traditional gas cars originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 01 Jul 2015 18:45:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink | Email this | Comments

01 Jul 2015 11:45pm GMT

Dukes of Hazzard reruns dropped amid Confederate flag controversy

Filed under: , , ,

Those Duke boys are in a mess of trouble again, and TV Land announced Wednesday that it is dropping the classic 1980s action-comedy from its roster.

Continue reading Dukes of Hazzard reruns dropped amid Confederate flag controversy

Dukes of Hazzard reruns dropped amid Confederate flag controversy originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 01 Jul 2015 18:00:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink | Email this | Comments

01 Jul 2015 11:00pm GMT

June 2015: Cheap Gas Moves More Metal Edition

Filed under:

If auto sales continue at their current and projected levels, more than 17 million new cars will be sold in 2015. And if that does indeed happen, it will be just the third time new-car sales in the United States will have hit that lofty peak.

Continue reading June 2015: Cheap Gas Moves More Metal Edition

June 2015: Cheap Gas Moves More Metal Edition originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 01 Jul 2015 17:15:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink | Email this | Comments

01 Jul 2015 10:15pm GMT

VW worker killed in robot accident

Filed under: , , ,

A man installing a robot at the the Volkswagen factory in Kassel, Germany, was killed when he was hit in the chest by the machine.

Continue reading VW worker killed in robot accident

VW worker killed in robot accident originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 01 Jul 2015 16:31:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink | Email this | Comments

01 Jul 2015 9:31pm GMT

2016 Subaru BRZ and STI get Hyper Blue for new limited special editions

Filed under: , , , ,

Subaru is giving the 2016 BRZ and WRX STI a new splash of color with the Series Hyper Blue editions coming this fall. They both wear contrasting, black trim on the outside and bring the cerulean hue for some portions of the interior, as well.

Continue reading 2016 Subaru BRZ and STI get Hyper Blue for new limited special editions

2016 Subaru BRZ and STI get Hyper Blue for new limited special editions originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 01 Jul 2015 15:43:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink | Email this | Comments

01 Jul 2015 8:43pm GMT

Giant robot with car-destroying guns ready for 4th of July

Filed under:

MegaBots, Inc. previews the MkII, a 15-foot-tall, 12,000-pound robot with paintball guns capable of wreaking havoc on junker cars and celebrating Independence Day in all-American style.

Continue reading Giant robot with car-destroying guns ready for 4th of July

Giant robot with car-destroying guns ready for 4th of July originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 01 Jul 2015 15:01:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink | Email this | Comments

01 Jul 2015 8:01pm GMT

Mercedes-AMG promises something fast is coming

Filed under: , ,

Mercedes-AMG released this video accompanied only by the short message that "something fast is coming." Just what that is, we don't know - but we can venture an educated guess.

Continue reading Mercedes-AMG promises something fast is coming

Mercedes-AMG promises something fast is coming originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:15:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink | Email this | Comments

01 Jul 2015 7:15pm GMT

First batch of 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miatas lands in US [w/video]

Filed under: , ,

Mazda North American Operations has received its first shipment of 2016 MX-5 Miatas, arriving by the hundreds from Hiroshima at the port of San Diego.

Continue reading First batch of 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miatas lands in US [w/video]

First batch of 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miatas lands in US [w/video] originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 01 Jul 2015 13:30:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink | Email this | Comments

01 Jul 2015 6:30pm GMT

Distracted driver jumps car over drawbridge

Filed under:

A Florida man achieved every aspiring stunt driver's dream when he accidentally jumped a drawbridge this week.

Continue reading Distracted driver jumps car over drawbridge

Distracted driver jumps car over drawbridge originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 01 Jul 2015 12:45:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink | Email this | Comments

01 Jul 2015 5:45pm GMT

feedLatest

Jag's baby F-Pace to be built in Austria

Baby Jaguar F-Pace rear detail

News 2 Jul, 2015

Jaguar's smallest SUV will be built overseas thanks to new agreement with Magna Steyr

01 Jul 2015 4:29pm GMT

feedAutoblog

TVR already taking deposits

Filed under: , , , ,

Barely a month since bringing the big names on board, TVR is already opening the order books for its upcoming new sports car - which prospective customers are eager to buy, sight unseen.

Continue reading TVR already taking deposits

TVR already taking deposits originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:29:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink | Email this | Comments

01 Jul 2015 4:29pm GMT

Project Trail Force Jeep Wrangler goes to SEMA, then to a lucky winner

Filed under: , , , ,

Extreme Terrain worked with Barricade Off-Road, Rock Krawler, Rugged Ridge, and Kevin Tetz to create the Project Trail Force Jeep Wrangler Rubicon. They're going to take it to SEMA and give it away.

Continue reading Project Trail Force Jeep Wrangler goes to SEMA, then to a lucky winner

Project Trail Force Jeep Wrangler goes to SEMA, then to a lucky winner originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 01 Jul 2015 11:01:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink | Email this | Comments

01 Jul 2015 4:01pm GMT

Alfa Romeo shows off Giulia, new logo in latest video

Filed under: , , , ,

"Alfa Romeo is back," the title of this video defiantly declares, and based on what we've learned about the new Giulia, we have every reason to believe them.

Continue reading Alfa Romeo shows off Giulia, new logo in latest video

Alfa Romeo shows off Giulia, new logo in latest video originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 01 Jul 2015 10:15:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink | Email this | Comments

01 Jul 2015 3:15pm GMT

This new F1 2015 video game trailer is awesome

Filed under: , ,

Codemasters released a second teaser trailer for the F1 2015 video game. Updates include a brand new game engine with new physics and more realistic tire performance.

Continue reading This new F1 2015 video game trailer is awesome

This new F1 2015 video game trailer is awesome originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 01 Jul 2015 09:31:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink | Email this | Comments

01 Jul 2015 2:31pm GMT

Julie Hamp leaves Toyota in wake of drug smuggling arrest

Filed under: , , ,

After having been arrested for allegedly trying to smuggle Oxycodone into Japan, Julie Hamp has stepped down from her post as Toyota's Chief Communications Officer and most senior female executive.

Continue reading Julie Hamp leaves Toyota in wake of drug smuggling arrest

Julie Hamp leaves Toyota in wake of drug smuggling arrest originally appeared on Autoblog on Wed, 01 Jul 2015 08:30:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink | Email this | Comments

01 Jul 2015 1:30pm GMT

feedLatest

“Our winners highlight the pace of progress in the car business”

Opinion awards

Opinion 1 Jul, 2015

The Auto Express New Car Awards have highlighted just how impressive new cars are and how fast-paced the car industry is, says Steve Fowler

01 Jul 2015 12:09pm GMT

Suzuki introduces entry-level Celerio SZ2

Suzuki Celerio SZ2

News 1 Jul, 2015

Suzuki's dinky Celerio city car can now be yours for less than £7k thanks to new SZ2 model

01 Jul 2015 11:46am GMT

Kia adds Picanto Chilli and Sportage Axis special editions

kia sportage axis

News 1 Jul, 2015

Kia has announced two new range additions, with satnav on the Picanto for first time and extra kit for Sportage SUV

01 Jul 2015 11:13am GMT

SEAT hybrids on the road by 2020

SEAT 20V20 drive front

News 1 Jul, 2015

SEAT will offer plug-in hybrid versions of its cars by 2020 according to chairman Jürgen Stackmann

01 Jul 2015 10:56am GMT

Win a car warranty from Warrantywise

Warrantywise logo

Articles 1 Jul, 2015

We've teamed up with Warrantywise to offer one lucky reader the chance to win a car warranty for a whole year!

01 Jul 2015 10:44am GMT

30 Jun 2015

feedLatest

Jaguar F-Pace hits Tour de France

Jaguar F-Pace Team Sky Tour de France

News 1 Jul, 2015

The Jaguar F-Pace will act as Team Sky's Tour de France support car for Stage One this weekend

30 Jun 2015 4:30pm GMT

Bentley Continental GT Speed Breitling - pictures

30 Jun 2015 1:51pm GMT

Rise in untaxed vehicles following death of tax disc

Tax disc

News 1 Jul, 2015

Figures show increase in drivers caught without tax; ignorance of law being blamed

30 Jun 2015 9:26am GMT

29 Jun 2015

feedLatest

Car of the Year 2015: Volvo XC90

Volvo XC90 COTY header

Awards 30 Jun, 2015

12 years since the first generation model took the crown, the new Volvo XC90 is the 2015 Auto Express Car of the Year

29 Jun 2015 11:30am GMT

Hall of Fame 2015

 Alan Batey

Awards 30 Jun, 2015

We've inducted GM's Executive Vice President and President for North America Alan Batey into our hall of fame, plus the Land Rover Defender

29 Jun 2015 11:17am GMT

Driver Power Award 2015: Lexus

Lexus IS 300h - front tracking

Awards 30 Jun, 2015

Lexus has long been a force to be reckoned with in our Driver Power survey. This year the brand scoops the Driver Power Award

29 Jun 2015 10:52am GMT

Car Advertising Campaign of the Year 2015: Honda Civic Type R 'The Other Side'

Honda Civic Type-R - ‘The Other Side’

Awards 30 Jun, 2015

Honda is known for its inventive and captivating adverts, and the latest Civic Type R is no different

29 Jun 2015 10:45am GMT

Social Media Award 2015: Toyota

Toyota GT 86 - All six

Awards 30 Jun, 2015

Social media is all about interacting with your audience, and we've named Toyota the best social media brand of 2015

29 Jun 2015 10:39am GMT

Technology Award 2015: GM OnStar

GM OnStar

Awards 30 Jun, 2015

GM's OnStar service wins the Auto Express 2015 Technology Award

29 Jun 2015 10:31am GMT

Readers' Design Award 2015: Jaguar XF

Jaguar XF S - front static

Awards 30 Jun, 2015

We asked you what your favourite car design is for 2015, and the new Jaguar XF has taken the crown

29 Jun 2015 10:16am GMT