Watch an 850-hp GT-R-powered Ford Focus attack Pikes Peak

We're calling it a Ford Focus, but that's like calling Robocop a man. There are bits and pieces of him left in the machine, but he's way more cybernetic bits than Alex Murphy human parts. The Focus here essentially takes the A-pillar and front glass from the former economy car, and swaps everything...

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All Maseratis to be electrified after 2019

Volvo seems to have set a precedent. The Swedish luxury marque announced plans for all of its future cars to feature some sort of electrification, whether it be a dedicated battery-electric or a plug-in hybrid powertrain. Now, Fiat-Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne has announced a similar initiative...

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Formula 1 Hungarian Grand Prix preview

After 10 rounds of the 2017 Formula 1 World Championship, there's just one point separating the top two drivers. This means you can bet those drivers, in this case Ferrari's Sebastian Vettel and Mercedes AMG's Lewis Hamilton, will be giving it their all at this weekend's...

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Audi TT RS first drive review: overcoming imbalance

If you were going to design a sports car, you wouldn't start with the layout of the Audi TT. You wouldn't choose a front-wheel-drive architecture. You wouldn't turn the engine sideways, and you damn sure wouldn't locate it ahead of the front axle. Instead, you'd start...

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The Dodge Viper ACR just ran the ‘Ring in an unofficial 7:03.45

Just ahead of the doors closing forever on the Dodge Viper, a new lap record attempt is being undertaken at the Nürburgring. A number was just set, and it's not slow: 7:03.45 was run by a white-with-blue-stripes 2017 Dodge Viper ACR, an uber-rare Viper GTS-R Commemorative Edition ACR to be...

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New Cadillac CT5 to fill void left by departing XTS, CTS and ATS

It seems there was some credibility to recent reports that Ford and General Motors would be shedding some of their large sedans in the United States. In particular, Cadillac President Johan de Nysschen on Thursday confirmed that the XTS, CTS and ATS won't spawn direct replacements. Speaking...

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