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    Followup: Ford F-150 EcoBoost finishes Baja 1000 in 38 hours
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    2011 Ford F-150 Ecoboost – Click above for high-res image gallery
    When it comes to the Baja 1000, simply crossing the finish line is reason enough to bust out the champagne. Ford has announced that its 2011 F-150 Ecoboost race truck has managed to cover the entire 1,061 mile course in 38 ...

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    First Drive: 2011 Porsche Cayenne sports a 300-hp V6, but its engine isn't the focus
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    2011 Porsche Cayenne V6 - Click above for high-res image gallery
    The Porsche Cayenne wears many hats. It masquerades as both the automaker's entry-level vehicle and as its flagship turbocharged SUV. Broad-shouldered in stature, one variant can blast to 60 mph in less than five seconds and top ...

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    First Drive: 2011 Porsche Panamera conceals a V6 but gives up little else in the transplant
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    2011 Porsche Panamera V6 - Click above for high-res image gallery
    We're the lone vehicle in the far left lane of the Autobahn outside of Köln, Germany. The traffic has lightened, so we mash the accelerator to the floor. While we pull strongly up to about 200 km/h (about 125 mph), the ...

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    Review: 2010 GMC Terrain - a tale of two engines
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    2010 GMC Terrain – Click above for high-res image gallery
    GMC's "Professional Grade" tagline works best when it's being used to upsell truck shoppers into Sierras instead of Chevy Silverados, but even wider mass-market success comes from snaring folks who couldn't care less about payload. ...

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    USA Today: Four-cylinder engines powered nearly half of all new car sales last month
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    Along with eight-cylinder engines and manual transmissions, six-cylinder motors appear to be on the outs, relatively speaking. In the first quarter of this year, USA Today notes that four-cylinder lumps made up 46.5 percent of new car sales, almost a five percent jump over the same period ...

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    So it begins, again: Ford reveals DUB Edition 2011 Mustang V6
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    2011 Ford Mustang V6 DUB Edition – Click above for high-res image
    Limited edition Mustangs were all-too-common with the last generation pony car, and Ford has teamed up with DUB magazine and Roush Industries to get the party restarted with the 2011 model. Based exclusively on the 305-hp V6 ...

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    Inside Line runs the numbers on 2011 Ford Mustang and Chevy Camaro V6 models
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    2011 Ford Mustang V6 – Click above for high-res image gallery
    Before your palms get all sweaty, let's be clear – the boys and girls at Inside Line have put the 2010 Chevrolet Camaro LT and the base 2011 Ford Mustang toe-to-toe. This isn't the big bad SS vs GT throwdown the world has ...

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    Report: EcoBoosted Ford Mustang not in the cards... for now
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    2011 Ford Mustang V6 burnout – Click above to enlarge
    We just wrote about the report that General Motors is developing a 3.0-liter twin-turbo V6 to challenge Ford's 3.5-liter EcoBoost V6, and that the GM version might – just maybe, possibly, perhaps – go into the Camaro. Ford, ...

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    Report: GM developing twin-turbo 3.0L V6 to fight EcoBoost
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    These are the days when V6 engines are getting all the love, and the reasons are obvious. Chrysler has finally got its Phoenix Pentastar V6 on, and down under General Motors recently rolled out the facelifted Commodore line with its 3.0-liter SIDI V6. The point is to provide solid power and go ...

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    Chrysler kicks off production of Pentastar V6 engine, formerly known as "Phoenix"
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    Chrysler Pentastar V6 engine begins production – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The artist engine formerly known as Prince Phoenix has officially hit the assembly lines at the Chrysler Group's plant in Trenton, Michigan. The first version of the mill, which now bears the Pentastar ...

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    Ferrari chief reportedly admits V6 a possibility
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    Purists who've given up hope with Porsche amidst their sedan and SUV shenanigans aren't going to like this one bit. After all but completely phasing out even the option of a manual transmission in Ferrari road cars (in favor of robotized sequentials and dual-clutch gearboxes), Ferrari's management ...

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    REPORT: 2011 Hyundai Sonata won't offer a V6
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    2010 Hyundai Sonata - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Just a few days ago we saw the first images of the all-new Hyundai Sonata as it was introduced in South Korea. The Korean press release only mentioned two powertrain options, a 2.0-liter four cylinder and a 2.4-liter direct-injected ...

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    REPORT: Porsche working on harder Panamera
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    2010 Porsche Panamera - Click above for a high-res image gallery
    Porsche plans to expand its Panamera line-up to include three new powerplants – a Volkswagen-sourced V6, a diesel and some manner of hybrid – but in addition to offering new engines, the automaker may offer a harder, more ...

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    REPORT: 2011 Ford Mustang to finally get new 3.7-liter DOHC V6
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    2010 Ford Mustang GT - Click above for high-res image gallery
    When the 2010 Mustang was unveiled at the LA Auto Show last November, a collective groan arose from the crowd when it was revealed that the 2009 engine lineup was essentially being carried over. This was particularly true for the base ...

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    Rumormill: Next Lotus Esprit could be powered by Lexus V10
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    Lotus' relationship with Toyota could extend beyond supplying drivetrains for the Elise, Exige and Evora, with three new engines sourced from Lexus rumored to be fitted to the 2012 Lotus Esprit. According to EVO, a choice of three Esprits will be available for any (thick) wallet, including a 300 hp ...

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    The Joy of Six: 2010 Chevy Camaro V6 RS
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    2010 Chevy Camaro V6 RS – Click above for high-res image gallery
    The V6 Chevrolet Camaro. This is supposed to be a joke, right? The bent-six Camaro was Detroit's version of the triple-white Volkswagen Rabbit Cabriolet – only girly-girls needed apply. In the case of the ...

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    Chrysler's flexible new Pentastar V6
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    While the 2011 Jeep Grand Cherokee wowed the crowds in New York, what lies beneath could be a key to Chrysler's recovery. The new 3.6-liter V6, called Pentastar after the company's five-pointed-star logo, replaces seven – count 'em, seven – of Chrysler's aging engines, and stands as the ...

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    Brand new 1988 Pontiac Fiero GT on sale, just $35k!
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    Click above for a gallery of the 1988 Pontiac Fiero GT that time forgot
    So you're a Pontiac diehard, but you don't need the space of the G8 GT GXP and the Solstice GXP is just a bit too "me too." So what's a Big Chief enthusiast to do? Well, if you've got $35,000 kicking around in your automotive ...

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    Porsche Panamera image and details leak out
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    According to AutoTelegraaf, the image above is the first official picture of the Porsche Panamera, showing the new four-door "coupe" in all its oddly proportioned glory. The Dutch pub released the image and details on the sedan after Auto Motor und Sport supposedly broke the Monday embargo. More ...

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    BMW slashes V8 engine production in favor of fours
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    The new BMW 7-Series has just stepped out from behind the curtain, and it's taken the stage to a house only half full. Demand for BMW's big engines has dropped so low that the house of the roundel says it can make enough 8-bangers to satisfy the world's demand using just one shift for four days.A ...

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