Category Archives: Auto & Travel Gate

We ride along with Shut Up and Drive

Filed under: , ,

The premise of TV show Shut Up and Drive is simple: find a great road, close it down, and let two hot shoes try to set the fastest time from one end to the other. We hop in the passenger seat and see just what it takes to make television magic, at speed.

Continue reading We ride along with Shut Up and Drive

We ride along with Shut Up and Drive originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 01 May 2015 15:01:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink | Email this | CommentsAll images and written content is property of the listed RSS FEED if you would like more on this story and images please click the listed feed. http://www.autoblog.com/rss.xml

Yep, there’s a Fast & Furious theme park ride

Filed under:

Universal Studios Hollywood announces the June 25 opening of its Fast & Furious Supercharged theme park ride as the finale of its Studio Tour.

Continue reading Yep, there’s a Fast & Furious theme park ride

Yep, there’s a Fast & Furious theme park ride originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 01 May 2015 14:15:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink | Email this | CommentsAll images and written content is property of the listed RSS FEED if you would like more on this story and images please click the listed feed. http://www.autoblog.com/rss.xml

Nissan’s Le Mans prototype V6 to power next GT-R

Filed under: , , ,

The relatively tame 3.0-liter twin-turbo V6 in Nissan’s radical Le Mans prototype is earmarked to power the next iteration of the road-going GT-R. Just don’t expect the same 700-horsepower hybrid assist.

Continue reading Nissan’s Le Mans prototype V6 to power next GT-R

Nissan’s Le Mans prototype V6 to power next GT-R originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 01 May 2015 13:30:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink | Email this | CommentsAll images and written content is property of the listed RSS FEED if you would like more on this story and images please click the listed feed. http://www.autoblog.com/rss.xml

Watch Audi R8 give Birth to RS3

Filed under: , , , , ,

In a great commercial from Audi, an R8 deforms to give birth to an RS3 Sportback.

Continue reading Watch Audi R8 give Birth to RS3

Watch Audi R8 give Birth to RS3 originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 01 May 2015 12:45:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink | Email this | CommentsAll images and written content is property of the listed RSS FEED if you would like more on this story and images please click the listed feed. http://www.autoblog.com/rss.xml

Former chairman Piech opposing his nieces’ VW board nominations

Filed under: , ,

Recently ousted VW supervisory board chairman Ferdinand Piech is opposing the appointment of two of his nieces to the newly vacant seats. He claims they don’t have enough industry experience.

Continue reading Former chairman Piech opposing his nieces’ VW board nominations

Former chairman Piech opposing his nieces’ VW board nominations originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 01 May 2015 11:31:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink | Email this | CommentsAll images and written content is property of the listed RSS FEED if you would like more on this story and images please click the listed feed. http://www.autoblog.com/rss.xml

Lotus to produce new crossover in China

Filed under: , ,

A new partnership with Goldstar will reportedly see a lightweight crossover from Lotus built in China for local consumption, targeting the Porsche Macan and stretching the Lotus ethos to the max.

Continue reading Lotus to produce new crossover in China

Lotus to produce new crossover in China originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 01 May 2015 10:58:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink | Email this | CommentsAll images and written content is property of the listed RSS FEED if you would like more on this story and images please click the listed feed. http://www.autoblog.com/rss.xml

Aston Martin announces $306M in funding to build DBX, ‘other new luxury vehicles’

Filed under: , , , , , ,

Aston Martin has just obtained over $300 million for production of a DBX Concept-based crossover, courtesy of a stock issuance to its key investors.

Continue reading Aston Martin announces $306M in funding to build DBX, ‘other new luxury vehicles’

Aston Martin announces $306M in funding to build DBX, ‘other new luxury vehicles’ originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 01 May 2015 10:15:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink | Email this | CommentsAll images and written content is property of the listed RSS FEED if you would like more on this story and images please click the listed feed. http://www.autoblog.com/rss.xml

Ford expands door-latch recall to 156k more vehicles, nearly 550k total

Filed under: , , , , , , ,

Ford is expanding its door-latch recall to an additional 156,000 vehicles in North America because the doors might not close, or could open while driving. The affected models include certain years of the Fiesta, Fusion and Lincoln MKZ, and the majority are in the US.

Continue reading Ford expands door-latch recall to 156k more vehicles, nearly 550k total

Ford expands door-latch recall to 156k more vehicles, nearly 550k total originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 01 May 2015 09:32:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink | Email this | CommentsAll images and written content is property of the listed RSS FEED if you would like more on this story and images please click the listed feed. http://www.autoblog.com/rss.xml

2015 VW Beetle GRC packs 553 rallycrossing horsepower

Filed under: , ,

Behold the Volkswagen Beetle that Tanner Foust and Scott Speed will be driving in the 2015 Global Rallycross Championship, packing a bigger engine with more power.

Continue reading 2015 VW Beetle GRC packs 553 rallycrossing horsepower

2015 VW Beetle GRC packs 553 rallycrossing horsepower originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 01 May 2015 08:45:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink | Email this | CommentsAll images and written content is property of the listed RSS FEED if you would like more on this story and images please click the listed feed. http://www.autoblog.com/rss.xml

Audi on Demand pilot program launches in San Francisco

Filed under: , ,

With the launch Audi on Demand, customers will be able to order a new Audi from their smartphone to their door on a day-by-day basis… at least in San Francisco where it’s being rolled out initially.

Continue reading Audi on Demand pilot program launches in San Francisco

Audi on Demand pilot program launches in San Francisco originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 01 May 2015 08:00:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

Permalink | Email this | CommentsAll images and written content is property of the listed RSS FEED if you would like more on this story and images please click the listed feed. http://www.autoblog.com/rss.xml