August, 2015

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Hyundai Elantra Vs. Kia Forte: Compare Cars

The Hyundai Elantra and Kia Forte, two compact sedans, have common roots, but some very striking differences in styling and interior comfort that makes one the better choice. Comparison-shopping these two vehicles together helps serve to underscore that Kia and Hyundai are run as different automakers, product-wise. No doubt, it’sRead More

Weekend Awesome – Macklemore, Mopeds and a Royal Enfield Chariot

Grammy Award winners Macklemore & Ryan Lewis have released a brand new track with motorcycle-themed lyrics and video called “Downtown”. The musical duo, best known for chart-topping songs “Thrift Shop” and “Can’t Hold Us” are joined by hip hop legends Melle Mel, Kool Moe Dee, Grandmaster Caz and Foxy ShazamRead More

Facelifted DS4 leaked ahead of Frankfurt motor show debut

The first pictures of DS’s updated DS4 have hit the web ahead of a scheduled unveiling later this month These are the first leaked images of the facelifted DS4, which have surfaced online ahead of the car’s planned unveiling at the Frankfurt motor show later this month. The images, whichRead More

Ford Escape Vs. Honda CR-V: Compare Cars

Growing families on a budget will find two very impressive daily drivers in the Honda CR-V and Ford Escape. But they’re quite different in many ways—and pretty much the polar opposites of this vehicle class. Which is the better pick? As we tease, there are plenty of ways in whichRead More

We drive bold vision of Peugeot’s future

News 28 Aug, 2015 On the road in striking plug-in Quartz SUV and Exalt saloon concept cars Latest

Ford Ranger Comeback, CRV Vs. RAV4, Dodge Barracuda Coming: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: 5 Reasons To Bring Back The Ford Ranger ASAP Remember the Ford Ranger? The often-maligned pint-sized pickup that disappeared from U.S. showrooms around 2011? According to the latest reports, it could be poised for a comeback, and the timing couldn’t be better. Toyota RAV4 Vs. HondaRead More

Top 10 Things To Check When Your Bike Won’t Start

You know the old saying: There are motorcyclists who have gone down, motorcyclists who are going down, and motorcyclists who are going to go down again – down to their garage only to find that their bike won’t start. Even with today’s improved batteries, if it hasn’t happened to youRead More

“Maybe if UK had someone like Trump, MG Rover wouldn’t have crashed & burned”

Opinion 28 Aug, 2015 Mike Rutherford can’t get a straight answer on official view on Brit-based car makers building plants overseas and hiring workers there Latest

Ford Bronco Comeback, 2016 Subaru BRZ, 2016 BMW 7-Series: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: Holy Crap, The Ford Bronco May Make A Comeback, Too It’s been a week of highs and lows for Ford fans. On Monday, the company’s stock took a nosedive, thanks largely to fears about China and Ford’s future there. But that bad news was balanced outRead More

MO Interview: Yamaha Roadracing Champion Rich Oliver

It’s probably an unfair thing to think, but a lot of people blamed Rich Oliver for the AMA dropping the 250 class from the program after the 2003 season. Watching the five-time 250 champ win on his TZ250 screamer was about as dependable as the sunrise, both things similarly glorious.Read More

VW Golf Cabriolet gets new engines & bumpers

News 28 Aug, 2015 Despite the Mk7 Golf being on sale for two years, VW is trying to keep the Mk6 Cabriolet fresh with some small tweaks Latest

Study: Autonomous Vehicles Will Go Mainstream In 5 – 10 Years

Auto enthusiasts and analysts have been debating autonomous cars for years. Some critics think they’re decades away from becoming a reality, and at least one survey has shown that a majority of motorists don’t want to be anywhere near them (despite the fact that autonomous cars are better drivers). OnRead More