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    Report: Ford Fiesta banned from SCCA autocrossing because of rollover risk

    Autocross can be a great way to break into motorsports, especially at SCCA events that allow run-of-the-mill, street-legal vehicles to be run through the cones in parking lots across the country. But while a wide array of vehicles are eligible, not every one is. And now the Ford Fiesta has been ...

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    Quick Spin: 2015 Jeep Renegade Trailhawk [w/video]

    There are two avenues to the world of off-roading. Arguably the more popular is to pick up a second- or third-hand Jeep, Land Rover or pickup truck and go wild with the aftermarket. The opposite approach, though, is to simply buy new, which brings a warranty along with the most up-to-date ...

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    Video: Nissan Maxima sleeper car surprises Porsche 911 Turbo in drag race

    It's always awesome seeing the underdogs get ahead. In this case, the moustached man driving the living hell out of his boosted Nissan Maxima. Watch as this Japanese sleeper car leaves the driver of a bright yellow Porsche 911 (996) Turbo scratching his head and eating his dust. That's got to be ...

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    Spy Shots: 2016 Kia Sportage spotted testing in Germany

    We spotted Kia testing a pair of crossover prototypes in Germany, foreshadowing the arrival of the fourth-generation 2016 Sportage. Though the first-generation Kia Sportage stuck around for a whopping eleven years, its successor was on the market for six years before the current model was ...

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    Official: 2016 Mazda2 officially revealed ahead of Montreal Auto Show

    With the Detroit Auto Show still underway and dozens of new car debuts planned at the 2015 Montreal Auto Show this weekend, it seems Mazda Canada beat everyone to the punch by revealing the all-new 2016 Mazda2 at a private event last night in downtown Montreal. Naturally, we were on hand to bring ...

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    Detroit: 2015 Jeep Renegade gets Mopar makeover at Detroit Auto Show

    In a uncommon move, Jeep has found itself with customized versions of a car we've become quite familiar seeing on auto show floors well before it's actual on-sale date. But that's okay – we're pretty fond of the little Jeep Renegade, and we're even more keen to get behind the wheel, ...

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    Detroit: Chevrolet Bolt EV Concept foreshadows affordable electric car future [w/video]

    Confirming numerous reports and rumours, Chevrolet introduced the Bolt EV Concept, "a vision" of a 200-mile (320-kilometre) electric car with an entry price of around $30,000. Those lofty promises ride atop a funky crossover that made its global debut today at the 2015 Detroit Auto Show. "Form ...

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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 ...

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    Video: VW Jetta GLI, Peugeot 505 are MotorWeek's 1986 Euro sport sedan alternatives

    Video reviews have become a mainstay of automotive journalism, but long before every publication turned on its video cameras and started uploading to YouTube, there was one program that was blazing the trail. That, of course, was MotorWeek, the television car program produced by Maryland Public ...

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    Report: Seniors accidentally lock themselves in Mazda3 for 13 hours, nearly die

    It's an over-played trope that senior citizens are bad with technology. Its regular use as a comedic device, though, overshadows a more dire circumstance that comes when elderly citizens are paired with gizmos and gadgets they don't fully understand. A couple from New Zealand spent the night in ...