Hyundai's Genesis nameplate will reportedly become an independent brand with several luxury-only models under the G-naming structure. The Equus, and a few other soon-to-be-built models will slot under the Genesis umbrella.
Chevrolet has introduced a resto-modded Nova that blends a period-correct look with a modern drivetrain. The Bowtie has fitted the coupe with a 2.0-liter turbo four rated at 272 horsepower, a six-speed manual transmission, and disc brakes.
Arizona-based Local Motors turned to its crowdsourcing roots for its latest project -- a road-worthy, 3D-printed car that can be built in 44 hours for $53K. The firm can produce up to 2,400 of the cars annually.
The nightmare is far from over for VW. The German automaker said Tuesday it's now uncovered "unexplained inconsistencies" regarding levels of carbon dioxide output with 800,000 of its mostly diesel vehicles.