Nick Jaynes

Nick Jaynes

Former Digital Trends Contributor
Nick Jaynes is the Automotive Editor for Digital Trends. He developed a passion for writing about cars working his way through Journalism School as a Volvo mechanic. In his free time, Nick enjoys hiking with his Treeing Walker Coonhound, Ruger.
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An aviation-themed interior gives the Mercedes-AMG GT first class seats

Mercedes-AMG teased the interior of its forthcoming sports car, the GT, ahead of its debut later this year. Despite limited details, Mercedes promises the car will “set the driver's and front passenger's pulses racing even while at a…
Cars

Lamborghini ‘Nazionale’ Aventador LP 700-4 set for unveil in Beijing

Lamborghini is reportedly set to unveil the ‘Nazionale’ Aventador from its new Ad Personam program. The new bespoke building program is perfect for raging bull buyers who don’t think having 691 horsepower is showy enough.
Cars

Meet the Romanian teen who built a self-driving car … for $4,000

Intel has made a short film about Lonut Budisteanu, the 19-year-old Romanian teen who built a $4,000 autonomous car. For his work, he won a $75,000 scholarship from Intel.
Cars

Joy ride: 2014 Infiniti QX70

The 2014 Infiniti QX70 might be getting on in years – especially compared to its rivals – but what the crossover lacks in refinement it more than makes up for in sports car-like road handling.
Cars

Mercedes-Benz previews future BMW X6 rival in Concept Coupe SUV form ahead of Beijing

Mercedes-Benz will be unveiling a new Concept Coupe at the Beijing Motor Show later this month. The car, when sent to production, will likely be called the MLC and rival the BMW X6.