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    Report: Honda mulling CR-Z convertible?
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    2011 Honda CR-Z – Click above for high-res image gallery
    According to Road & Track, Honda may have its heart set on cranking out a new droptop sports car to keep the brand alive in the hearts and minds of enthusiasts. Unfortunately, the new racer isn't likely to be anything like the ...

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    Rumormill: 2012 Porsche Cayman Clubsport headed for LA Auto Show
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    2010 Porsche Cayman S – Click above for high-res image gallery
    According to Porsche enthusiast site Planet-9.com, a hardcore version of the Cayman, dubbed CS or Clubsport, will be shown at this year's Los Angeles Auto Show in December. This isn't the first time we've heard rumblings of a ...

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    Rumormill: Infiniti working on Euro-market front-drive hatch
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    Infiniti Essence Concept - click above for high-res image gallery
    Infiniti is reportedly set to follow Lexus into the premium compact hatchback segment with a new model for the European market. With Lexus about to launch its hybrid CT200h and the Europeans already well established with the likes ...

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    Rumormill: Audi considering A1 Allroad
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    2007 Audi Cross Coupé concept – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Apparently not content to let Mini hog the small premium crossover segment with its new Countryman, Audi is reportedly working on an Allroad version of the A1. The A1 three-door hatchback goes on sale this year ...

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    Rumormill: Mini planning larger, seven-seat Countryman?
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    When the 2011 Countryman goes on sale later this year, it will be the largest offering from Mini, boasting four doors, raised ground clearance and all-wheel drive. And while the Countryman proves that Mini isn't so, well, mini anymore, Auto Express is stirring the rumormill by reporting that the ...

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    Rumormill: TVR on the comeback trail with American V8 power?
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    TVR Speed 12 - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Hey you Anglophiles, looks like TVR is coming back. And really, it's a shame they went anywhere in the first place, but that's the British car industry for you. Nevertheless, a flurry of rumors and speculation has just cropped up, all of them ...

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    Rumormill: Next-gen Saab 9-3 to see return of five-door bodystyle?
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    Saab 9-3 Sedan - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Hopefully, and while Spyker's at it they'll bring back the 900 name. Don't count on that last bit, but according to a report by the Dutch site Auto Internationaal, Saab will be bringing back a five-door (as in hatchback) 9-3. To even the ...

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    Rumormill: Volkswagen head (kinda) confirms new entry-level Porsche 356
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    Volkswagen Bluesport Concept – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The head of the Volkswagen Group, Martin Winterkorn, spoke with Autocar about the possibility of a new entry level Porsche model. Perhaps fancifully dubbed the 356, the new model would slot into Porsche's lineup below the ...

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    Rumormill: Ford to sell Volvo to Geely for 1.8 billion on Feb. 8
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    See you in Shanghai - click above for high-res image gallery
    With all the Saab hullabaloo clogging up the virtual pipes as of late seems that folks have been neglecting the fate of the other fancy Swedish brand purchased by a pipe-dreamin', pie in the sky American car maker whose coffers were ...

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    Rumormill: 2011 BMW M3 coming with Competition Package
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    BMW M3 GTS – Click above for high-res image gallery
    As far as we can tell, there's little if anything wrong the E92 M3. However, according to a post on Bimmerfile, that small point will not be stopping BMW from offering a Competition Package on 2011 models. What goes into a Competition ...

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    Report: Jaguar green-lights the C-Type sportscar, nixes the XJ coupe
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    1952 Jaguar C-Type – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Lovers of Jaguar sports-coupes – of which there are more than a few here at Autoblog – have only had the XK to subsist on for quite some time now. And a silken cat it is, to be sure, but soon it'll have company. ...

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    Rumormill: Holden-based, RWD 2012 Chevy SS coming after all?
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    Chevrolet Lumina SS (Middle East edition) - Click above for high-res image gallery
    If it's Monday, there must be a big, rear-wheel drive Chevrolet four-door coming soon. Tuesday? We'll retract and deny everything. We know, we know. We also know we just reported that the next Chevy Impala will ...

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    REPORT: Porsche readying Carrera 4-based super 911 for 2010 intro?
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    Porsche is hard at work at things other than trying to get into bed with Volkswagen. The mill of rumors is abuzz with word that Porsche is preparing a 911 Carrera Supersport (or Sport Classic in America perhaps), a throwback to the 1984 911 Carrera Supersport. The original Supersport was a regular ...

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    Rumormill: BMW plans assault on the premium entry-level segment with X and Y models
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    BMW's equivalent of Deep Throat has divulged a host of information on the marque's coming plans for its premium entry level range incorporating the 1-Series and Z2, and a new line of Y vehicles. According to the mole, Scott26, the 1 will break into three different levels: Traditional, Lifestyle, ...

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    Rolls-Royce to build special edition Minis?
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    Gearing up for production of the Silver Ghost, Rolls-Royce recently put out the call for craftspeople good with wood, leather, and paint. If a new MotoringFile report is true, if any of you get the job, you might be making wood veneers not just for the new plutocratic sedan, but for a few special ...

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    Rendered Speculation: Honda S2000 successor rumored to get hybrid power, AWD
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    Honda is in the sea change business lately, reasserting itself in the hybrid sphere with the Insight and forthcoming CR-Z, and giving Acura the ZDX and perhaps a sleek new coupe to play with. The latest Honda rumor originating from the homeland is that the company could be working on a car that ...

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    Rendered Speculation: Honda set to release Acura coupe in 2010?
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    Rumor on two continents – Germany in Auto Motor und Sport and Japan in Holiday – has it that Acura is developing a sleek four-door to join the lexicologically questionable segment known as "four-door coupes." The various translations equate to a car built on the forthcoming ZDX ...

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    Despite denial of Fiat/Opel tie-up, critics say alliance would be "far more compelling" than Chrysler deal
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    Despite Fiat SpA chairman Luca de Montezemolo (above) denying that his company is interested in purchasing General Motors' Opel brand, a new report by The Wall Street Journal indicates that many investors and analysts apparently find the alleged tie-up to be "far more compelling" than Fiat's ...

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    Ford reportedly turning its back on production Fiesta RS
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    The Ford Fiesta RS has been canceled before – back in 2005 – and yet the rambunctious little hatchback lived to tell the story. Rumor has it that the hottest Fiesta has been canceled again, but these being changed times (and coming on the heels of news that the factory-tuned Fiesta ST ...

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    Rumormill: Obama will set a deadline for GM and Chrysler to address issues or enter Chapter 11
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    GM and Chrysler have until Tuesday to complete the financial restructuring demanded by the government under the terms of the bridge loans. It is unlikely that they will make that target. The sticking point for GM is unwillingness on the part of bondholders to agree to what's being asked: GM needs ...

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