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April, 2018

  • 5 April

    ROADM8 Concept is a Jeep Wrangler with a Coffee Maker and Mini-Fridge

    I’ve stayed in plenty of cheap motels over the years and even slept in a car or two—but never spent time in anything as funky as Super 8’s ROADM8 Concept Jeep. The bright yellow and red ride mimics the hotel’s color scheme and has a built-in coffee maker, mini-fridge, and …

  • 4 April

    BMW Tests Vehicle Subscription Service and It Starts at $2,000 a Month

    BMW is testing out a monthly vehicle subscription service in Nashville, Tennessee. In the pilot program that begins today, drivers can request vehicles through a mobile app, and there is no limit to how often they can switch cars in a given month. The program, called Access by BMW, is …

  • 3 April

    2019 Toyota RAV4 with a Three-Row Variant Could Make a Comeback

    Toyota offered a three-row variant of its third-generation RAV4, but that option quickly went away when the next generation arrived. Now, Toyota has revealed the fifth iteration of the RAV4, and there’s a possibility that Toyota will bring back the additional row. Speaking with Australia’s GoAuto, Jack Hollis, Toyota group …

  • 2 April

    The Portland Art Museum’s ‘Shape of Speed’ Exhibition Opens in June

    If you were waiting for a reason to plan a road trip to Portland, Oregon—here’s a good one. The Portland Art Museum’s “The Shape of Speed: Streamlined Automobiles and Motorcycles, 1930–1942” exhibition will open this summer. The show will feature at least 18 streamlined cars and motorcycles from Europe and …

  • 1 April

    Tune for the Honda Civic Type R Unlocks Up to 47 HP for $695

    Not everyone’s been happy to see automakers drop naturally aspirated engines from their lineups, but these new turbocharged engines certainly have one advantage: They’re incredibly easy to tune. More power is often a simple ECU tune away, and those tunes usually cost only a few hundred dollars. In this case, …

March, 2018

  • 31 March

    Six Things You Need to Know About the Audi R8 V10 RWS

    NEW YORK, New York — Alongside the RS 5 Sportback, Audi Sport had another North American debut at the 2018 New York Auto Show: The rear-wheel-drive version of the Audi R8, which we first saw at the Frankfurt show last September. We talked to product manager Anthony Garvis about this …

  • 30 March

    Classic Mini Cooper EV Looks Fab

    Usually, the cars you see at auto shows are either newly revealed production models or some sort of concept. This year, however, Mini decided to take a slightly different approach to the New York auto show. Instead of creating a concept car or revealing a new vehicle, it built this: a …

  • 29 March

    2018 Rolls-Royce Wraith Luminary Collection Draws Star Power

    For 2018, the Rolls-Royce Wraith Luminary Collection literally takes aim at the stars with a limited edition of 55 bespoke coupes. The Wraiths are packed with all the usual luxurious niceties including the cabin’s starlight headliner, which you can not only order with your favorite constellation—now you can get one with …

  • 28 March

    Five Cool Things About the 2019 Nissan Altima

    Sedans don’t have the same hot-ticket cachet as crossovers these days, but that’s no reason not to like them. If you do like them—or even if you don’t—the 2019 Nissan Altima is worth checking out. Why? Well, here’s a list of good reasons. Once you’re done here, go dig into …

  • 27 March

    Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport Concept Previews Two-Row Midsizer

    Volkswagen is aggressively expanding its sport/utility lineup in North America with the addition of the two-row midsize Atlas Cross Sport set to begin production in Chattanooga, Tennessee in 2019. A concept version of the Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport will officially be unveiled at the 2018 New York International Auto Show …