A recent episode of Jay Leno’s Garage featured a segment on a uniquely customized Mazda RX-3. Owned by professional MMA fighter Savant Young, the Japanese vehicle features a modified version of the RX-7’s rotary engine with around 400 horsepower.
Ford has released a report on the buying choices U.K. customers have made when selecting the newly available Ford Mustang. Mustang specialty tuner Shelby has also recently begun making plans to follow the muscle car’s popularity overseas.
Mercedes-Benz could be preparing to launch an updated version of the B-Class Electric Drive, its only EV. The hatchback will get a new electric motor developed in-house and a more potent battery pack that will give it a much improved 310-mile range.
Daimler's CEO believes there are many potential areas of collaboration between his company and Google and Apple. The firms could build software for self-driving cars, but Daimler isn't interested in selling Apple components for its rumored car.
The Mercedes-Benz S-Class Cabriolet drops its top ahead of the 2015 Frankfurt Motor Show, offering a peek at the interior. Expect the big convertible to have the same tech features as other S-Class models.
HSV could send off the iconic GTS by launching what's shaping up to be Australia's most powerful muscle car. Set to arrive as a limited-edition model, the tuned GTS will allegedly pack a Corvette ZR1-sourced V8 engine tuned to make 638 horsepower.
Mercedes-Benz has obtained the naming rights to the new Atlanta Falcons stadium. The venue, which will also hold Atlanta United soccer games and the NCAA Men's Final Four, is set to be completed in 2017.
The Cooper tire and rubber company is currently developing a tire based on the natural rubber from the guayule plant. The fast growing desert shrub is native to the U.S., reducing dependence on imported natural rubber as well as petroleum-based synthetics.