China is Accusing Mercedes of Being a Monopoly(15 hours ago)Lol... It's just China Government being .cheepo,even their state own ( copy) cars don't sell as well,The Chinese people want Quality & gladly pay for it,and they get Penalized for it ,while their cheap junk floods our markets .. Lol
SVT Cobra At The Strip Gunning For A 9-Second Pass(Aug 19, 2014)Always a loss of performance @ higher Altitudes regardless , but as pointed out the forced induction suffers less.. Got to love a manual shift drag cars!!! The skill in not over spinning !! Personally for me ,just more Entertaining to watch...
Dodge Charger Hellcat Eats up the Track(Aug 15, 2014)Engine sounds so off sync... Doesn't look like it likes changing directions too quickly. Understeers.but it has an awesome sound track,don't think you buying this car for an all round driving experience , just straight line bursts,
Camaro Still Outselling the Mustang(Aug 05, 2014)Both camaro & mustangs top sellers are v6s with manual option ,the fact that Fiat will not address the manual option in the v6 challenger & slowness to respond,they loose out, when the +300hp direct injection v6 Genesis was released,GM&Ford responded
Pirelli Previews 18-Inch Tire Concept(Jul 15, 2014)All I heard was bla bla bla 18 inch bla bla bla ... From a Spectator point of view will it be better?? And that's the whole point that the F1 Community is missing. Not tire saving, fuel saving ,drone sounding v6 engines.
CJ Bynum Shows His Skills Behind The Wheel(Jun 27, 2014)Pretty Awsome!! But if you wanna see real extreme rock/mountain climbing , those hillbillies from Iceland in Formula off road with upto 1600hp buggies , https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=BzKshx36h1g
Don't Buy That Crossover; Get a Wagon or Minivan(Jun 24, 2014) Buy what you like, I like my car based(well wife's) awd SUV I live in the snow Belt & like the xtra ground clean clearance, it's 3500lbs Max tow&it's Stiff Suspension for all the pot holes, if I lived in Sweden I would drive a Volvo stationwagon
Ford Australia to Build Monstrous Farewell FPV GT F 351(Jun 11, 2014)To be replaced by Ford Taurus's !!??? Can someone please explain the logic. Talk of Ford making a rear wheel drive sedan based on the Mustang.. Who knows .. They more happy to talk about their 3 cyl 1000cc ecoboost
Really, GM? Recall Notices Sent to Victims’ Families(Jun 05, 2014)If this was hyundai or Honda Toyota would of been a different case .Remember toyota's faulty gas pedal a few back? 1 billion fine, the floor mat was catching onto pedal, here the faulty ignition is immobilizing the vehicle's safety features?!!!
Biker Survives Sliding Under Honda Civic in Road Crash(Jun 05, 2014)Well protected from proper full bike protective gear.. Get to Live another day, pretty sure the driver of the car feels the same. Now the R6 rider knows next time to take that bend 10mph less and perhaps to develop your skills on the track days.
Really, GM? Recall Notices Sent to Victims’ Families(Jun 05, 2014)They will have to pay for this!Loss of life,America has become so Sensitive and Politically correct&when the Boundaries are over step, be it racial,religious or sexual pref,full force of action is taken,& GM can get away with such negligence???
This One-Off Opel GT Has a Corvette LS3 Engine(Jun 04, 2014)Yep!! Correct sky came first even as a concept car.. Regardless they were all made @ same location in Delaware and distributed according as per market Opel , Saturn and Pontiac , they all GM
This One-Off Opel GT Has a Corvette LS3 Engine(Jun 04, 2014)Actually it's 100% Saturn Sky, concept car debuted in 2005 @ a US car show. All three versions were made on North American soil in Wilmington,Delaware
the Opel Gt ,Sky & the Solstice in left hand drive only, wasn't sold as a vauxhall nor a Holden.
The Corvette Stingray Will Get Even Better This September(Jun 02, 2014)German company ZF Friedrichshafen AG makes the 8 speed tranny that's aready available in the BMW , fiat-Chrysler ,and some VW models , ZF themselves don't even claim it's faster than a dual clutch,even BMW uses their own DCT in their M cars
Why is this Maniac Throwing Rocks at an Aventador?(May 30, 2014)Really ?!!! Lol so 2 wrongs make a right?? Most of us have kids .. So lets leave that out for Justification ,Its better judgement that Prevails. Lol. Big deal he opened it up on a clear Stretch. Go try and throw rocks @ bikers and see what happens...
Check Out This 1,100-HP Rolls-Royce-Powered Super Yacht(May 22, 2014)Massive Engine, it produced so much thrust from the gases exiting the exhausts that they were turned in the opposite direction to harness that Energy in the spitfire good for 10mph more, the Equivalent of +70hp.
2017 E-Class: Larger, Lighter and Powered by New Engines(May 20, 2014)V6, i6? Who knows with carbuzz these days,their researchers don't bother to get it right anymore nor their final publicist. Some of the things you read?? Especially for real gear-heads.you don't get such slip ups from motortrend,Drive or topgear
Jaguar is Reviving its Classic Lightweight E-Type(May 14, 2014)I can see this happening with these new cars , Compromise with new Emissions standards , electric steering . Hybrid , slush boxes/ paddle shifts which are all the future but not ideal for the Purist. Why not make brand new limited classics
Saved by China, More Saabs Coming Soon(Apr 29, 2014)But they did try, they just started to bring the opels and Holden and rebadged them Pontiacs. If my understanding was correct Pontiac was gonna be to us what vauxhall is to the UK an extension of Opel .
Mazda Had an Awesome Year, Despite America(Apr 29, 2014)Maybe stop holding up North America on the Diesel engine we have been promised that's being delayed over and over again. Great looking cars!!! Hope to see the diesel soon
Nissan is Finally Killing Off the Murano CrossCabrio(Apr 19, 2014)Then get a car based Convertible. You think a Wrangler buyer is gonna look @ this? This is why this failed,low sales. Buyers in this Category just get the proper thing. I Rather have an iconic Convertible off roader over Comfort.
The TLX May Be Acura's Last Hope for Relevance(Apr 17, 2014)Forced induction , beats Vtec for a better spread torque curve. Can't be redlining the thing to go all the time ? Coming out of slow turns a turbo gonna just haul outta there, bye bye , lol
The TLX May Be Acura's Last Hope for Relevance(Apr 17, 2014)Their twin clutch tranny is a slush box with a Torqueconverter. Nothin like a bmw's SMG Vw's DSG which are Essentially have input shafts with gears with Automatic Actuated clutches.its like putting 2 clutches in your trunk & calling it a twin clutch
Next-Gen Mitsubishi Evolution Could be a Crossover(Apr 16, 2014)Fire CEO Yorihiko Kojima his killing this brand! The whole racing Heritage image is being destroyed by him Dakar & WRC.The Lancer EVo Defied the laws of Physics with its clever diffs. U Don't see Subaru bailing on a winning formular
Next-Gen Mitsubishi Evolution Could be a Crossover(Apr 16, 2014)Mitsubishi seriously needs a new CEO somebody with the right direction, shame to see car manufacture loose direction.Look @ Hyundai and Mazda,they giving the people what they want ,sporty,slick& affordable. They Wound up on that EV crap.its not 2085
Regular Car Reviews: 2013 Audi S4(Apr 12, 2014)Beginning to grow on to Regular Car Review's reviews , lol my fave to date are their Dodge Ram review and this comes in second. ...No Clutch paddle!!! Lol
Flame Battle: McLaren 12C vs Lamborghini Aventador(Apr 12, 2014)Think the 12c owner better in timing , has had more practice. The turbos help too . Different color flame too. The Lamborghini got that blue flame that just looks cool @ night,Sure the 12c flames are bigger but that lambo sounds sweeter !!!
Lexus Lashes Out at Audi, BMW and Mercedes(Apr 07, 2014)Lol!! Lexus being cheeky what goes around comes around , Toyota used to be knocked about for their Lexus rebadged Toyotas by the German big 3 , now the they offer value-picks with their premium badges on them.
VW Scirocco on Bentley Wheels is Odd but Awesome(Apr 03, 2014)Raced out?!! Lol do you see an obnoxious rear wing ,4 inch tube rear exhaust,eBay stick ons with gaps? This was clearly done right , Air suspension , 20s, brembos, skirt ,Cat back and probably with a tune. Raced? Lol there's no cheapo parts there
Brutal Accelerations at German Car Festival(Mar 28, 2014)BMW along with Benze drivers seemed a lot more funner lol, even backing up and letting the other run off, Even burning some rubber! Thought the Ferraris,maclarens were abit lame, come'on give the boys a show!! Lol,Z06 yeah buddy!!
It's Seemingly Impossible to Break a Porsche 911 Turbo(Mar 14, 2014)That Lexus is not even remotely close, 0-60 4,6 has a conventional Slush box with a torque converter ,not the same as a PDk,Mechanical with twin clutch Imagine the heat from the friction.very direct.not a like impeller driving the turbine with fluid
Harris Asks: Can the Alfa Romeo 4C Beat the Porsche Cayman S?(Mar 08, 2014)The 4C really should be compared with the Lotus Elise another light weight car,a track car. Not exactly a daily car the hood is even Sealed shut.And on the other hand the Cayman a complete sportster.Bet ya a lot future 911 buyers look @ the cayman
Harris Asks: Can the Alfa Romeo 4C Beat the Porsche Cayman S?(Mar 08, 2014)Excellent review ,Cayman for me too! So far recently,Chris H & Topgear have reviewed The Porsche 918,McLaren P1 and this 4c and Chris has had a way of putting you in the drivers seat,Jeremy was ok on the P1 but Richard H just goofs about to much
The Fastest Nurburgring Car Is... A SEAT!?(Mar 07, 2014)Funny how vw can sell the seat Leon a version of their own golf that much cheaper?and this probably applies to skoda too. Save your money and buy a Seat or a Skoda bascally vws
Honda Exposes new Civic Type R Hot Hatch Concept(Mar 05, 2014)Think most civic type R fans have grown up and moved on to cars like Gtis, Wrx,bmw 1 series etc,after dropping the ball and targeting the civic to upper 50 age group,the Koreans moved in & scooped the tight wearing jeans youngers lol
Startech Range Rover Sport Bound for Geneva(Feb 28, 2014)Lovey exhaust !!! Lol, just can't go wrong with a Range , Real Gentle man's SUV daily home work vehicle.Meet your Associates @ golf course in style on Saturday,Sunday some mild off roading with your hillbilly inlaws @ the trails!! Lol
Honda is Finally Doing Something to Fix Acura(Feb 26, 2014)This is what you call Progressive Arguing, lol,Mike knows his stuff.Perhaps someday Acura will be on Lexus level. But There's pioneering innovations(Germans) vs Developing Innovations ( Japanese )
Honda is Finally Doing Something to Fix Acura(Feb 26, 2014)Mike most Transversal Setups gonna have an Advantage over longitudinal in clearance with AWD. A Counter argument would be weight Distribution. It's pears over apples , the xdrive is still Superior with added height clearance
Honda is Finally Doing Something to Fix Acura(Feb 26, 2014)Yes I was mistaked.the prelude,didnt have AWD but it did have SH.and the AWD from other models.Two systems developed from different Honda models brought to the TL,just arguing the Exclusiveness of it only being Acura,which is not exactly so
Honda is Finally Doing Something to Fix Acura(Feb 26, 2014)I give up!!Lol someone Earlier said a 328i does 0-60 in 7s,as BMW owner am gonna be all over it with facts,now that's all I care for 0-60?no the Marvel of the xdrive with 8speed over the SH-AWD with Similar outputs already said this Is Buick class