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Weekly Recap For 10.9.15

FCA avoids a worker strike, a former Top Gear host teases us with a picture from Amazon's new car show, and Toyota predicts autonomous cars by 2020. Autoblog senior editor Greg Migliore reports on this edition of Autoblog Minute Weekly Recap.


Manual transmissions are becoming scarcer by the day, making rev matching a rare talent. But with manufacturers beginning to automate the process, will the practice be lost forever?


A tweet by Jeremy Clarkson shows the former Top Gear crew filming again for its new Amazon show. No expense is being spared with the Porsche 918 Spyder, Ferrari LaFerrari, and McLaren P1 heading onto the track with a big crew for support.


The new downsized, turbocharged Porsche 911 is now being rolled out with all-wheel drive, with three body-styles, and 0-60 times as low as 3.6 seconds.


The Porsche Cayman GT4 Clubsport racer is set to debut at the LA Auto Show next month.


Volkswagen continues to investigate the source of the evasive diesel engine software internally, but it's reportedly not turning up evidence against three suspended top engineers.


Jay Leno heads to The Quail during Monterey Car Week to chat with super car bigwigs like Christian von Koenigsegg and Rob Dickenson from Singer. He also takes a drive in a Mercedes-AMG GT S.


Former VW Chief Still Chairs Porsche SE, Audi, Scania, Truck & Bus GmbH

Though he may have resigned as CEO of the Volkswagen Group, Martin Winterkorn retains four senior positions - including head of the company's largest shareholder Porsche SE, and three of its business units.


Porsche has released a new, "exclusive" Black Edition of its entry level Cayman, upping the equipment level over the base car for an extra $7,600.


Plus: We Answer Your Questions About The 2017 911 Carrera

Autoblog wraps up coverage of the Porsche Rennsport Reunion V with a walk though 40 years of Porsche Le Mans cars and a full day of races.


As its current chief executive Matthias Muller steps up to run the entire Volkswagen Group in the wake of the diesel emissions scandal, Porsche has named production and logistics chief Dr. Oliver Blume as its new CEO.


Paul Walker's 16-year-old daughter, Meadow, has filed suit against Porsche, blaming a lack of safeties and a bad seatbelt design for her father's death.


On the second day of Porsche Rennsport Reunion V Autoblog wanders the Chopard Heritage Display for closer looks at some of the racing cars that made the brand's reputation.


Porsche is celebrating its fans by unveiling the 911 GTS Rennsport Reunion Edition, limited to 25 units and exclusive to North America.


A Closer Look At Porsche's Latest Turbocharged Beating Heart

Autoblog speaks to Porsche engineers at Rennsport Reunion to get details on the new turbocharged 3.0-liter flat-six in the 2017 911 Carrera and Carrera S.


Porsche aims to support private owners of its classic racing cars with a new restoration and repair service, highlighted by this Spa-winning 917k that'll form part of the Rennsport Reunion at Laguna Seca this weekend.


Supervisory Board Announces Massive Corporate Restructuring

Matthias Muller is officially the new VW Group CEO, but the company's supervisory board is instituting sweeping changes to the corporate structure. Michael Horn remains the boss in the US, but North America is now organized into a new business unit under the current Skoda chairman.


Confirmation Expected At Friday Board Meeting

Porsche chief executive officer Matthias Muller is expected to be named CEO of Volkswagen AG, according to reports.


Matthias Muller Will Reportedly Succeed Winterkorn

VW fired three more execs as its diesel scandal deepens.


Volkswagen admits that 11 million diesel vehicles worldwide could have software capable of avoiding emissions compliance. The EPA is now checking the 3.0-liter V6 in Porsche and Audi models to make sure it's not affected as well.


When stopped by police after racing against a Porsche 911 GT3 through Beverly Hills, the driver of a yellow LaFerrari claimed diplomatic immunity and has since fled the country with his supercars.

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