Honda has released a spate of details on the all-new, third-generation Pilot. We've now learned that the 3.5-liter Earth Dreams V6 will make 280 horsepower, and the Pilot will have a new Intelligent Traction Management system.
Concerns surface over license plate reader proposal
A Homeland Security plan to use a national database of license-plate reader data for investigative purposes is drawing criticism from the American Civil Liberties Union, which says the proposal doesn't do enough to protect the privacy of law-abiding Americans.
Lexus ES debut confirmed for Shanghai
Lexus will debut a new version of its ES sedan at the Shanghai Motor Show later this month. Don't expect it to be a total redesign, however – with the sixth-generation ES having just gone on sale in late 2012, we're only expecting a mid-cycle refresh.