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    Report: Chicago Auto Show leaks 2016 Mazda MX-5 Miata to produce 155 hp

    UPDATE: Mazda wasn't willing to confirm or deny the figures cited by the Chicago Auto Show, although we're betting the 155-horsepower figure is a bit on the low side. As for the CAS page, a Mazda spokesman told Autoblog that they "aren't sure where they got that number." The horsepower estimate ...

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    Report: Porsche 911 going all-turbo this year save for GT3 and GT3 RS

    The coming Porsche 911 GT3 RS will represent another high-water mark for the brand, and another milestone. Its 500-or-so horsepower and extreme aero are predicted to lop more than five seconds off the 7:20 Nürburgring lap time of the current GT3, making it "comfortably less" than 7:20. ...

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    Quick Spin: 2015 Mercedes-Benz SLK 350

    Introduced in 1996 as a 1997 model, the Mercedes-Benz SLK was a car that took the industry by surprise. It was one of the first two-seat roadsters widely available with a retractable hardtop for a reasonably affordable price. With keys to the latest SLK350 in hand, we pondered over the bright ...

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    Official: Shelby celebrates with Cobra 427 50th Anniversary special edition

    They don't build 'em like they used to, you say? Well you're right. They don't. Not exactly, anyway, but there are more companies making replicas of the original Shelby Cobra than we'd care to count. But only one of them still comes from The House That Carroll Built. That, of course, would be ...

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    Detroit: Refreshed BMW 6 Series sports an understated redesign in Detroit, just look hard to see it [w/video]

    BMW is keeping its refresh for the 2015 6 Series family very subtle. The tweaks amount to an understated nose job for the luxury models and some new standard tech, as well. The Bavarian brand is definitely not going too far with this redesign for the vehicles, and they even remain mechanically ...

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    Detroit: Porsche 911 Targa 4 GTS caters to a very specific customer [w/video]

    Porsche is happy to cater to some very specific buyer demographics, and the brand's newly unveiled 911 Targa 4 GTS at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show is the perfect example of that tendency. The sports coupe is aimed at the customer who wants open-air driving without a full convertible, all-wheel ...

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    Detroit: Alfa Romeo 4C Spider brings roofless Italian performance to the well-heeled masses

    Following through on its Geneva concept and year-end rumours, Alfa Romeo has introduced a roofless version of its mid-engine 4C at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show. Like the Lotus Elise, the canvas top on the 4C Spider isn't some fancy automatic roof. Instead, owners will need to manually sort things ...

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    Official: 2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Spider doffs its cap in Detroit

    With the debut of the 2015 Alfa Romeo 4C Spider the Italian company's North American lineup has officially doubled. Cosmetically, it makes most of its changes up top and out back, starting with its exposure to the sky. The 4C's 236-pound carbon-fibre monocoque was already engineered for open-air ...

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    Detroit: 2016 Buick Cascada convertible isn't afraid of Detroit's snow

    It's the great irony of introducing a convertible at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show – while the assembled media might look at the car and imagine warm weather and clear skies, the atmosphere outside is anything but. Such was the case in the snowy Motor City as Buick rolled out the 2016 Cascada ...

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    Video: Xcar celebrates 100-year anniversary with Model T tribute

    Never mind the fact that XCar hasn't been making videos for the last 100 years, the British duo have gone all silent-moving-pictures in order to make their centenary case for the Ford Model T, a car that was already seven years old in 1915. It's not a review, but a mostly sepia-tinged look at ...