Sport compact fans have been blessed with a ton of fantastic products over the last few years, with models like the Subaru WRX, Volkswagen Golf R, Toyota 86, Mini Cooper S, Fiat 500 Sport, and Mazda MX-5 all proving that big fun can be had in small packages. Joining the party is the new Civic Type R, … read more
Organizers of the 2016 Los Angeles auto show have already confirmed at least 20 world debuts will be taking place, and now they’ve confirmed that one of these will be the new Honda Civic Si.
Honda’s tenth-generation Civic has already been revealed as a sedan, coupe and hatchback, but we’re still … read more
How does the medal count get skewed when taking cars into account? Inspired by the impressive athletes competing in the Rio Olympics, Carwow has decided to host its own Olympics. Only instead of humans it’s using cars. Only four countries are competing: the UK, Germany, Japan, and the US represented, … read more
Honda has reportedly filed a patent in Japan for a new automatic transmission with no less than 11 forward ratios and three clutches. Despite predictions from ZF Auto CEO Stefan Sommer in 2012 that nine speeds was “the natural limit” for automatic transmissions, several carmakers are continuing … read more
These are the cars that won’t be worth next-to-nothing after five years of ownership. How well a car holds its value is a very important statistic that influences the way many people buy cars. If two cars both cost $40,000 new but one will be worth $10,000 in a private party sale five years down the … read more
Once you’ve gone as far as to test which car is fastest in a reverse drag race, seeing who’s the champ when simply kicked into neutral isn’t that far fetched anymore.
With that in mind, after their unconventional drag race performed in reverse by models such as the Jeep Grand Cherokee SRT8, BMW M2, … read more
Transmission builder ZF Friedrichshafen AG is recalling about 505,000 vehicles in the U.S. which use its nine-speed automatic transmission.
In the affected cars, which come from numerous brands, the transmission can suddenly shift into neutral while driving due to a wiring harness with a faulty crimp … read more
The new Jeep Wagoneer and Grand Wagoneer are set to be luxury trim variants of a redesigned Grand Cherokee. That’s the word from Mike Manley, head of the Jeep brand.
Although the Wagoneer and Grand Wagoneer were originally expected to be completely separate models, comments from Manley suggest that … read more
If you like to buy Acura’s MDX AWD crossover but your budget just can’t swing its price, their RDX is comparable with smaller dimensions and a smaller price. And it’s loaded with the latest technological safety enhancements like its larger sister car. Actually the RDX is derived from Honda’s … read more
TOKYO — Honda Motor Co., looking to build on U.S. sales momentum, could boost North American production capacity for the HR-V by 60 percent to tap booming demand for subcompact crossovers. The Japanese carmaker will add production of the pint-sized utility vehicle to its plant in Guadalajara, Mexico, … read more