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August, 2017

  • 17 August

    Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 Gears Up for Competition Debut

    The Chevrolet Colorado ZR2 will make its racing debut this weekend at “Vegas to Reno,” which is billed as the longest off-road race in the U.S. The formidable truck will compete in a class of stock production midsize pickups and SUVs. It retains the ZR2’s original 3.6-liter V-6 engine and ...

  • 16 August

    Bentley Brings Three North America Debuts to Pebble Beach

    Bentley rolls into this year’s Monterey Car Week with three North American debuts for the California festivities: the Continental Supersports, EXP 12 Speed 6e concept, and the latest Bentayga W12 editions. Catch the Supersports Coupe, Continental GT V8 S, Bentayga W12, Flying Spur W12 S, and Mulsanne Speed at The ...

  • 15 August

    BMW Concept 8 Series to Make North American Debut at Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance

    After debuting earlier this year at the Concorso d’Eleganza Villa d’Este, BMW’s Concept 8 Series will finally arrive on the North American shore at this year’s Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance with a yet unnamed concept roadster. The Concept 8 Series, according to BMW, is “The essence of a modern-day BMW ...

  • 14 August

    Catching Up With: GM Global Propulsion Systems VP Dan Nicholson

    SANTA MONICA, California — Earlier this year, General Motors released the company’s latest diesel engine, a 1.6-liter turbocharged four-cylinder set to slot into the brand’s Chevrolet Cruze and Equinox, as well as GMC’s Terrain. While many wondered if GM lost its mind after Dieselgate, the company is confident that it ...

  • 13 August

    BMW X7 Prototype Shows Off Production Lights

    It looks like BMW’s three-row SUV is coming together quite nicely. Our spy photographers caught the new BMW X7 testing once again, and this time it’s wearing its production headlights and taillights. Like previous prototypes we’ve seen, this X7 features tall dual kidney grilles. In its final form, the grille will ...

  • 12 August

    Five Supercars from Mecum’s 2017 Monterey Sale

    Each auction season around Monterey tends to attract a massive wave of blue-chip vintage road and race cars, some as rare and delicate as the Crown Jewels. Trust us, this isn’t the type of environment if you’re shopping for a repo’d BMW 3 Series. On the other side of the ...

  • 11 August

    Chevrolet Eyes More Competitive Price Points for Camaro

    The Chevrolet Camaro may be one of the most popular sports cars, but sales are trailing behind the Ford Mustang so far this year. To bolster sales and make the Camaro more competitive against rivals, General Motors is reconsidering build options and price points for the sports car. According to product ...

  • 10 August

    Jaguar’s Snarling XE SV Project 8 to Debut During Monterey Car Week

    Itching to have a closer look at the latest out of Jaguar’s Special Vehicle Operations? North American car enthusiasts will have their chance to get their first look at the XE SV Project 8 super sedan during Monterey Car Week on August 17. Jaguar’s most powerful and performance oriented car, ...

  • 9 August

    2018 Ford F-150 Fuel Economy Numbers Are Out

    The 2018 Ford F-150 offers updated engines for the new model year, and now we know just how efficient they are. Fuel economy has improved on F-150s equipped with the base engine, the 2.7-liter EcoBoost V-6, and the 5.0-liter V-8. The improvements come in part thanks to standard auto stop/start ...

  • 8 August

    BMW Will Field 1975 3.0 CSL #25, 1972 Alpina 2002ti at Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion

    In preparation for the 2017 Rolex Monterey Motorsports Reunion, BMW revealed it’s dusting off two vintage race cars for use in the popular event. It looks like the beloved 1975 BMW 3.0 CSL #25 will shine in the California sun once again, as will a wickedly cool 1972 Alpina 2002ti. ...