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HSV could give the GTS a ‘Vette ZR1-sourced V8 … will Chevy do the same with the SS?

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 Stadium: Automaker inks naming rights to Atlanta’s $1.2 billion venue

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.


Future Cooper Tire tires could spring from a desert shrub

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.


Click to climb: Toyota's Tacoma TRD Off-Road conquers all with crawl control

Toyota’s tough mid-size pickup gets revamped for 2016, but does all-new tech soften the reliable off-roader?

  • Pros: Capable, built-tough mid-size truck , Handy crawl control…
  • Cons: Not more than meets the eye , Limited seat adjustments…

Road trip! Garmin’s new GPS is made for RVs, so we drove it hundreds of miles this summer to test it

Most navigation programs fail to account for the special needs of highway caravans. That’s where Garmin's $330 RV 660LMT comes in, which is designed to address the particular…

  • Pros: Excellent lane assist directions , Clear, concise graphics…
  • Cons: Missed some RV obstacles , Suggested dirt roads without…

Audi shows a mysterious last-gen A3 Cabriolet with six doors and eight seats

Audi has published images of a mysterious last-gen A3 Cabriolet that has been stretched and fitted with two extra sets of doors. The car asks more questions than it answers, but odds are it was built by a team of young Audi apprentices in Germany.


Jeep Wrangler Popemobile to ferry Pope Francis on U.S. Trip

A Jeep Wrangler will reportedly be used to transport Pope Francis on his upcoming U.S. trip. a Wrangler was previously used on a visit to Ecuador, and could be the perfect vehicle for a U.S. visit.


Will a new modular platform be the basis for nearly all future Ferraris?

Ferrari may use a new modular platform to underpin most future production models, potentially saving development costs. The Italian carmaker may also reshuffle its engine lineup to increase fuel efficiency.


Toyota drifts the hydrogen-powered Mirai during the ADAC Rally Deutschland

Toyota has built a custom-designed Mirai that's being used as a stage opener during the ADAC Rally Deutschland. The hydrogen-powered sedan is fitted with performance brake pads, rally tires, bucket seats for the front passengers, and a roll cage.


Audi’s next A7 will get a more emotional look and it could spawn a four-door sedan

Audi says the A7 is positioned too close to the A6, so the company has major changes in store for the next-gen model. Set to arrive in 2017, it will be bigger, more high-tech and more distinctive-looking, and it could spawn a four-door sedan.


Henrik Fisker is ready to try his hand at a new automotive company targeting millennials

Henrik Fisker, the designer behind iconic Aston Martin designs and Fisker Automotive's Karma EV says he's ready to start a new automotive company. The focus of his new company will be on millennials.


Dodge said to be forced to give up its HEMI V8s in favor of smaller turbocharged engines

Due to emissions regulations, Dodge may be forced to give up its HEMI V8 engines in favor of smaller, more frugal turbocharged ones. By 2019, supercharged and naturally-aspirated V8's will be replaced.


Stories you missed this week: An Apple Music festival, bizarre bike pedals, and more

It can be challenging to keep track of everything that happens in the tech world. That's why, we have compiled a list of the top 10 tech stories from this week — just for you.


Apple’s latest hire is another piece in the jigsaw for the Apple Car

The rumors that Apple is building something that fits in with self-driving car technology refuse to go away, and the company's recent hires are a good indication of its future plans.