October, 2015

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KTM Ion: Part Electric Motorcycle Part Bicycle

The KTM Ion is part of Daniel Brunsteiner‘s bachelor’s thesis in industrial design. Originally named Taurus, the project blurs the lines between motorcycles and fixie bicycles. With support from KTM and Kiska (KTM’s go-to industrial design firm), Brunsteiner created a product meant to appeal to urban commuters. Built around KTM’s electric engine poweringRead More

New Mercedes GLS SUV leaks in brochure shots

News 30 Oct, 2015 Merc's 2016 GLS replaces the GL-Class in the range, with updated styling and a revised engine range Latest

Need A Place Near Texas Tornado Boot Camp?

Why not buy the Texas Tornado’s digs for maximum convenience? For sale in Montgomeryville, Texas and only $ 2.4 mil. http://www.har.com/110-april-breeze-st/sale_20163724   Need A Place Near Texas Tornado Boot Camp? appeared first on Motorcycle.com News. Motorcycle.com

Opinion – The Jaguar C-X75, and why a Bond film is where it should be

A full gallery of the Jaguar C-X75 supercar and other Bond cars, and why the big-hitting spy movie makes a great motor show I was intrigued by the choice of Bond cars used in the latest Great British spy spectacular. Did it really make sense for both lead cars –Read More

KTM RC16 MotoGP Racebike Hits the Track

KTM‘s getting ready to race, with its much anticipated RC16 MotoGP prototype undergoing its first shakedown test at the Red Bull Ring in Spielberg, Austria. Retired MotoGP racer Alex Hofmann was given the honor of taking the RC16 out on the track. Here he is screaming down the start/finish straight:Read More

Car News in 90s: new Audi RS4, Mazda MX-5 SEMA concepts, and kangaroos

Videos 30 Oct, 2015 Our regular car news videos round-up the week's biggest car news stories in about a minute and a half… Latest

Mustang Vs. M4, VW Strategy 2025, 2017 Mercedes GLS: What’s New @ The Car Connection

From The Car Connection: Ford Mustang Vs. BMW M4: Compare Cars At face value, the Ford Mustang and BMW M4 probably don’t appear to have a whole lot in common. The Mustang is the quintessential pony car—an American icon by almost any definition—while the BMW M4 builds on decades ofRead More

2016 Kawasaki Z800 ABS First Ride Review

2016 Kawasaki Z800 ABS Editor Score: 82.0% Engine 17.0/20 Suspension/Handling 12.0/15 Transmission/Clutch 7.5/10 Brakes 8.0/10 Instruments/Controls 3.5/5 Ergonomics/Comfort 9.0/10 Appearance/Quality 8.5/10 Desirability 8.0/10 Value 8.5/10 Overall Score 82/100 I have a confession to make: I rode the Kawasaki Z800 in 2013, long before its U.S. introduction in Palm Springs, CaliforniaRead More

Porsche Cayman GT4 versus Honda NSX and Ferrari 355 – comparison

Just how good is the barnstorming new Porsche Cayman GT4? We measure it against two past masters, the Honda NSX and Ferrari F355 The Porsche Cayman GT4 has already left an indelible mark on our motoring year. We’ve weighed it, measured it, done road and track miles aplenty and, five-starRead More

Jeep Grand Cherokee, Jeep Liberty, Dodge Journey Recalled: 757,000 Vehicles Affected

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles has issued two recalls affecting more than 757,000 vehicles worldwide. Most are registered in the U.S. The 2004 Jeep Grand Cherokee and 2003 Jeep Liberty may suffer from an electrical problem that could cause airbags and other safety systems to deploy without warning, while a water leakRead More

Suzuki XE7 Turbocharged Engine

How do you frustrate moto-journalists around the world? Casually mention “turbo engine for motorcycles” at the bottom of a long press release and then say absolutely nothing else about it. That’s what Suzuki did with its new turbocharged XE7 engine prototype, on display at the 2015 Tokyo Motor Show. We’veRead More

2017 Audi A7 spied testing

A test mule for the second-generation Audi A7 has been spotted testing. It’s expected to get a lighter chassis and styling from the Prologue concept car A chassis mule for the second generation 2017 Audi A7 has been spotted testing, ahead of an expected launch in 2017. The next versionRead More