2016 Chevy COPO Camaro debuts at SEMA

The 2016 Chevrolet COPO Camaro is the drag-racing version of the all-new 2016 Camaro, and the latest COPO iteration since Chevy revived the name in 2012. You'll need access to a drag strip to drive one.

Will the next Nissan GT-R be a self-driving track monster?

In a recent interview, Nissan’s Global VP for research and advanced engineering said future GT-Rs and 370Zs will feature autonomous capabilities. He also hinted that major improvements to the GT-R are coming next year.

Will the updated 2017 Scion FR-S get a power bump from a new electric turbocharger?

A top Toyota engineer has provided insight into what we can expect from the updated 2017 Scion FR-S. The coupe will boast upgrades inside and out, and its 2.0-liter flat-four will get a bump in power that might come from an electric turbo.

Fresh accusations drag Porsche into VW emissions cheating scandal

There's more trouble for VW as the Environmental Protection Agency on Monday accused the company of rigging emissions tests on thousands of six-cylinder diesel engines in Porsche, Audi, and VW vehicles.

Volvo could challenge the performance crossover market with an XC90 Polestar

Volvo is reportedly considering a high-output version of its new XC90 crossover to wear the Polestar badge. The growth of the performance SUV market could spur the brand to greenlight its entrant.
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Yamaha's motorcycle-riding robot calls out Valentini Rossi to a challenge on the racetrack

Motobot is a motorcycle-riding robot designed to operate motorcycles in the same way humans would so it can test new safety features and bike systems. Yamaha hopes to beat MotoGP legend Valentino Rossi on the racetrack, but…

Subaru’s breathtaking VR rally car video takes you on a ride with champion driver

While there are plenty of POV rally car videos already doing the rounds, Subaru's high-speed 360-degree offering lets you also check out the views to the side and behind, though you might feel a little queasy if you do.