Lincoln will present the production version of the Continental concept early next year at the Detroit Motor Show. The Continental's design will only be toned down slightly in its transition from a show car to a production model.
Chicago-based tuner Blood Type Racing will introduce a tricked-out Hyundai Veloster Turbo during the SEMA show. Dubbed R-Spec, the hatchback gains a full body kit and a re-engineered turbo four that pumps out over 500 horsepower.
Luxury retailer Neiman Marcus has introduced a limited-edition Ford Mustang Convertible powered by a 700-horsepower V8. Limited to just 100 examples, the roughly $100,000 Mustang can reach 60 mph from a stop in 3.5 seconds.
At a congressional hearing on Thursday, Volkswagen Group of America CEO Michael Horn apologized for the recent dieselgate scandal. He also said many older TDIs will need a costly retrofit, while newer 2015 models will get a software fix…
Volvo, Google, and Mercedes-Benz all have stated they will accept full responsibility in self-driving car accidents. By acknowledging responsibility, these automakers could push regulation along for autonomous vehicles.