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.

Good news, Saudi Princes! McLaren’s 650S mid-range supercar coming to Geneva

McLaren’s all-new, mid-range supercar, the 650S, will debut at the 2014 Geneva Motor Show. We had expected an entry-level McLaren, the P13, to debut. But I guess the British automaker saw room in the middle.

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Koenigsegg One:1 hypercar test drives start February 26th (and no, you’re not invited)

A new rendering of the Koengisegg One:1 hypercar has hit the Internet. Set to debut on March 4th at the Geneva Motor Show, the One:1 will first be offered to six lucky folks for a test drive on February 26th.

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Hungarian renderer does what Subaru refused: Design a 2015 WRX wagon for dog lovers

Hungarian renderer X-Tomi released two stunning Subaru wagon renderings this week. One is of a 2015 WRX wagon and the other is of a Legacy wagon. While I have long preferred the WRX sedan to the hatch-y version, this one makes me rethink my stance.

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How I (kind of) set a range record in the Chevy Spark EV

Chevy may know how far its Spark EV can go under real-world conditions, but what if you tried to get every last mile out of it? We braced ourselves for the long road ahead and took the wheel.

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For the economy-minded millionaire, Bentley planning diesel model – hopefully a V12 SUV

Volkswagen’s brass has confirmed that Bentley will be offering a diesel model in the future. We’re hoping it’s a V12 variant of the newly confirmed SUV. Sure, it could be a V8 sedan. But don't ruin my dreams, OK?

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The 1950s future is now! This robot can refuel your car while you stay behind the wheel

The Husky Fuelmatics “Automatic Refueling System” is a boxy robot that can automatically refuel your vehicle. Looking like something dreamt up in the 1950s, the ARS answers a question no one was asking.

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Michael Schumacher being lifted out of artificial coma, likely never to be the same

Formula 1 legend Michael Schumacher is being lifted out of artificial coma. However, doctors warn that the 45-year-old racing legend may never be the same as he was before the accident last December.

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