Skip to main content

motor

  • 0
    Montreal Auto Show: 2007 T-Rex bears its teeth
    1169767560

    Click on the image above to see our 24-image high-resolution gallery The Quebec-built T-Rex has been on the market since 1996, and at the recent Montreal auto show the wraps were taken off the newly-revised model. For 2007, the T-Rex ditches the old carbureted 1200cc, 152-hp engine for a bigger, ...

  • 0
    VIDEO: Lexus IS-F revving it up
    1169591400

    We have voiced our distaste over the tuner styling treatment of the IS-F, the high-performance version of the Lexus IS-Series that debuted earlier this month at the 2007 North American International Auto Show in Detroit. Despite our preference to look away in its preference, our ears perk up at ...

  • 0
    Montreal Auto Show: Callaway unveils production C16
    1169567760

    Click on the image above for our 12-image high-resolution gallery from the Montreal launch. Legendary Corvette tuner Callaway's latest creation, the C16, was unveiled in pre-production guise at the LA show back in November, but the final production version made its debut at the Montreal auto ...

  • 0
    Behold the cam-less future
    1166812440

    Mechanically actuated valves may soon be a thing of the past. We've made over a century's worth of improvement on the same basic combination of a camshaft, followers (or lifters), a poppet valve and a spring. We've gone from using pushrods and rocker arms to actuate the valvetrain to direct-acting ...

  • 0
    Detroit Preview: Volvo XC60 concept
    1166041620

    Volvo's giving us a little treat in releasing these pictures of the XC60 concept SUV, which they'll be showing in a few weeks at the Detroit show. While strictly dubbed a concept show car, the kid brother to the XC90 is expected to go into production in 2009. How closely it mirrors this shapely ...

  • 0
    VIDEO: from the floor of the Beijing show
    1164152820

    The automotive industry in China has been growing faster than a pubescent teenager, which may not be far off when you look at some of the quirky copycat cars China's been producing and the way foreign automakers have been lining up to woo the debutant. Unfortunately, even we at Autoblog can't be ...

  • 0
    Fiat 500 to come with two-cylinder turbo engine
    1163638980

    Not since the Citroen 2CV has a car been sold to the mass market with a two-cylinder engine. That will change next year when Fiat begins selling its hotly anticipated revival of the 500 with a 0.9-liter turbocharged two-cylinder engine that Auto Express reports will produce between 90 and 110 bhp. ...

  • 0
    VIDEO: the internal combustion engine, in all its 3D glory
    1161628260

    Although simple in concept, the complexity of the internal combustion engine is mind-boggling. Most of the time we take it for granted when we turn the ignition key, shift into gear and step on the gas, but a marvel of mechanics, managing thousands of little explosions each minute, keeps us ...

  • 0
    Paris Motor Show: Delta HPE concept and the future of Lancia
    1160329440

    Our Latin friends over at Autoblog Spanish report that the Lancia Delta HPE concept car was one of the biggest disappointments of this year's Paris show. From the initial photos we received, we were looking forward to an exciting revival of the Lancia and Delta names, but unfortunately it was one ...

  • 0
    Paris Motor Show: Ford iosis X - pics and info
    1159445520

    Our man Eric Bryant has reported in from Paris with an exciting and unexpected new concept from Ford: the isosis X. Picking up where the gorgeous iosis four-door coupe left off from the Frankfurt show in 2005, the iosis X applies Ford of Europe's new "kinetic design language" to a five-door ...

  • 0
    Paris Motor Show: Chevrolet WTCC Ultra pics and info
    1159436100

    Our man John just reported in from the floor of the Paris Motor Show with images and info on the Chevy WTCC Ultra concept car. Described as "a Chevrolet muscle car reinvented for Europe", the WTCC Ultra takes its name and inspiration from the World Touring Car Championship, Europe's version of ...

Loading

Loading
Autoblog iPhone App
Shop for a vehicle