https://blog.caranddriver.com - In 1934, the Australian Ford Coupe Utility was born of a farm wife’s protest that there was no vehicle suitable for doing work around the family homestead that could also ferry herself and her husband to church. It thus kicked off a fascination with car/truck hybrids that persists to the present day—even if today’s hybrids seem to have grown the wrong way ’round.
https://blog.caranddriver.com - Lacking a plug-in powertrain and not as efficient as competitors, the C-Max hybrid clings to relevance.
https://www.youtube.com - Video roadtest review:
https://www.motorauthority.com - German automaker Opel recently revived its GSi performance trim with a hot version of its Insignia sedan and wagon.
https://www.autocar.co.uk - A third of Vauxhall dealerships in the UK could be closed as part of an aggressive efficiency-boosting strategy laid out by the brand's new parent company, the PSA Group. An anonymous source has told Automotive Management that more than 100 of the company’s 324 UK retailers could go within a year, putting 3800 jobs at risk.
http://www.motorweek.org - Cadillac is adding a big dose of performance to luxury. The company has announced the CT6 V-Sport.
http://www.thedrive.com - Last week, the hilarious Jason Calcanis excerpted a chapter from Angel, a book he wrote about investing in Silicon Valley and about why he passed on Theranos, the blood testing company whose technology was recently revealed to be fraudulent garbage. He explains how investors were tricked and placated by great public relations, and the whole farce wasn't exposed until one skeptic went to a Walgreens to find that the machines didn't work at all.
http://www.thedrive.com - Taking a Winter Dip With the 2018 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon Like a lot of northerners this time of year, I’ve been praying that winter has petered out, and that New York’s sidewalks—disgusting enough at any time—have seen their last snowfall of the season. And then the 2018 Jeep Wrangler Rubicon showed up at my door, like a brat in a bright-red snowsuit, begging me to come outside and play.
https://www.youtube.com - LS1 Swap, Bro. .
http://www.motorweek.org - Vital Statistics Engine: 2. 0 liter Horsepower: 250 Torque: 260 lb.