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December, 2017

  • 17 December

    2019 Chevrolet Silverado Revealed via Helicopter in Texas

    Amidst the Chevy Truck Centennial celebrations down in Fort Worth, Texas, Chevrolet dramatically helicoptered-in the all-new 2019 Chevrolet Silverado for a sneak peak ahead of its Detroit debut next month. Technical details are scant, but from the looks of things, this is the slimmest, most streamlined Silverado design to date. ...

  • 16 December

    Toyota Gazoo Racing Teases the GR Super Sport Concept

    A few months ago, Toyota officially launched a new sporty sub-brand, the GR Sport Series, in Japan. Built in partnership with Gazoo Racing, Toyota’s motorsports division, the GR Sport Series is supposed to inject a much-needed dose of fun into Toyota’s mostly dull lineup. But at next year’s Tokyo Auto Salon, we’ll ...

  • 15 December

    500th McLaren Senna Sells for $2.68 Million at Charity Auction

    Well, that was quick. Just three days after the big reveal, McLaren announced that it had sold the last copy of the Senna supercar at a surprise auction. At an annual event for McLaren devotees, guests learned that there was one more copy of the Senna up for grabs. The ...

  • 14 December

    Toyota and Panasonic Reportedly Developing Advanced Battery Technology

    Twenty years after Toyota introduced the first Prius in Japan and 17 years after it arrived in the United States, hybrids are practically synonymous with Toyota. Tesla may be the young, hot EV startup, but when you think “hybrid,” you picture a Prius. But as demand for electrified vehicles increases, Toyota needs ...

  • 13 December

    Catching Up With: Head of Jeep Design Mark Allen

    Mark Allen, Fiat Chrysler’s Head of Jeep Design, would tell you he has the best job in the world. He also has the least enviable job in the world, because redesigning the iconic Jeep Wrangler is as rewarding as redesigning the Porsche 911. How do you completely redo an icon ...

  • 12 December

    Mercedes-Benz X-Class Gains New Widebody Kit from Prior Designs

    Like passing by the neighborhood holiday party without an invite, we’ve been eyeing the forbidden Mercedes-Benz X-Class pickup with intense jealously. As tuners and design houses get their hands on the Benz truck, our envy only burns brighter—especially in the case of Prior Design’s new widebody kit. Despite utilizing a ...

  • 11 December

    Updated Alfa Romeo 4C Arrives in 2019

    The Alfa Romeo 4C will get a significant refresh for 2019, according to a new report from Autocar. The carbon fiber-intensive sports car will receive revised suspension and steering, and might even get a new engine. But sadly, no manual transmission is in the cards. Roberto Fedeli, chief engineer for ...

  • 10 December

    McLaren Senna is Brand’s New 789-HP Ultimate Series Model

    McLaren has revealed the latest car in its Ultimate Series: the McLaren Senna. While not quite a successor to the P1 hybrid hypercar, the Senna is a limited-production, track-focused coupe packing 789 hp and named after one of the greatest Formula 1 drivers of all time. The McLaren Senna, of ...

  • 9 December

    Wildest Rides from Galpin’s Hall of Customs in L.A.

    Need a new ride or some custom car ideas? The 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show is winding down this weekend and it’s your last chance to check out all of the latest models in town. If you can’t make it to the big show, here is a look at some of the wildest custom ...

  • 8 December

    BMW May Introduce iX-Badged Crossover EVs

    BMW is preparing to expand its line of “i” vehicles with an electric version of the X3. According to Automotive News Europe, the new crossover is expected to wear the iX3 badge. “In 2020 we will launch the fully electric X3. In it, X and i come together,” BMW CEO ...