We've long said that the GTI strikes perhaps the best balance between everyday drivability and all-out performance car thrills; that's one of the reasons why the car is a hot commodity in the Autoblog Garage. Someone's always eager to grab the switchblade GTI key for the weekend, even in the dead of winter.
Cadillac ELR gets big price drop for 2016
Cadillac has announced a series of updates to the ELR for 2016 that promises to make the plug-in hybrid luxury coupe a more desirable proposition. Perhaps chief among them is a price drop of $9,005 compared to the slow-selling 2014 model. The news follows an announcement yesterday that the Chevy Spark would get a $1,500 price drop.
James May starts cooking show on YouTube
Can someone please head over to Hammersmith and check on James May? Please. We're a bit worried about the (not officially) former host of Top Gear, who has started a new YouTube cooking show. We're not kidding.