Teens and Driving

By: Gary S. Vasilash - August 31, 2016 at 5:02 AM

According to Chevrolet, this past month in the U.S., more than 360,000 teens became eligible for a restricted driver’s license.

Electrically Improving Powertrains

By: Gary S. Vasilash - August 29, 2016 at 5:43 AM

The good news about downsized powertrains is that they can provide greatly improved fuel efficiency compared to larger engines. The not-so-good news for many drivers of cars with these smaller engines under the hood is that they can lack performance.

How Fast Can a Motorcycle Go?

By: Gary S. Vasilash - August 25, 2016 at 5:30 AM

While we’ve noted that the Bloodhound SSC is being prepared to run for a land speed record, it is worth noting that Triumph Motorcycles has announced that next month it plans to run for a record at the Bonneville Salt Flats.

Car and Concept

By: Gary S. Vasilash - August 24, 2016 at 5:18 AM

This is the Lamborghini Centenario Roadster that was introduced this past weekend at “The Quail, A Motorsports Gathering” in Carmel, California.

Box Full of Soul

By: Gary S. Vasilash - August 23, 2016 at 5:33 AM

Michael Sprague, chief operating officer and executive vice president, Kia Motors America, makes an interesting observation about things of a boxy nature—vehicles of a boxy configuration, that is.

2016 Scion FR-S

By: Gary S. Vasilash - August 19, 2016 at 4:26 AM

Let’s face it: Scion cars have, by and large been somewhat orthopedic in their design (the exception would be the tC, the exception that proves the rule as its stylishness gave it considerable attention and even credibility outside the expected audience), as in practical, straightforward.

Genesis Rising

By: Gary S. Vasilash - August 18, 2016 at 5:07 AM

“Luxury” rhymes with “credibility,” and so it seems that every—or almost every—automotive OEM would like to point to its very own luxury marque.