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2023 BMW 3-Series receives nip and tuck with upgraded technology

Motor Authority - Tue, 05/17/2022 - 6:15pm
The seventh-generation 3-Series has been tweaked and upgraded to keep up with the newer competition. On Tuesday, the 2023 BMW 3-Series was revealed with larger screens, revised styling, and a new place or origin for U.S. models when they arrive in July. Pricing has yet to be announced. BMW said every U.S. 3-Series will now be built at the...

2023 Acura Integra: What Do You Want to Know?

Jalopnik - Tue, 05/17/2022 - 6:00pm

It’s finally here: The return of the Acura Integra. We’ve watched with bated breath as details trickled out, and we’ve debated whether or not it truly deserves the Integra name. But there’s one thing we’ve never been able to actually do: Drive it. This week, that changes.

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A Detroit Bridge Collapsed Under a Man's Feet, Sending Him Falling 15 Feet and Nearly Landing on a Freeway Below

Jalopnik - Tue, 05/17/2022 - 5:31pm

A man on his way to a Tigers game in Detroit earlier this month fell 15 feet after the pedestrian bridge he was using to cross the M-10 Lodge Freeway collapsed beneath him.

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Biggest Automotive Flops

Jalopnik - Tue, 05/17/2022 - 5:15pm

America's First Electric Fire Truck Joins the Los Angeles Fire Department

Jalopnik - Tue, 05/17/2022 - 5:00pm

Two of the things I most enjoy reading and writing about here at Jalopnik are new electric vehicles and fire trucks. EV design is full of creative solutions for the future of transportation, while fire trucks are, arguably, the coolest utility vehicles out there. So, you can imagine my excitement when the Los Angeles…

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Audi Gives the RS 5 Coilovers With a New Competition Package

Jalopnik - Tue, 05/17/2022 - 4:35pm

In an effort to make the RS 5 more of a driver’s car — and more competitive with BMW M and Mercedes-AMG machines — Audi is giving the RS 5 a new Competition package. You get some serious performance goodies — but it all comes at a serious price.

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Researchers Break Into a Tesla and Drive Away Using Bluetooth Vulnerability

Jalopnik - Tue, 05/17/2022 - 4:13pm

Researchers have found a flaw in Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) that allows an unknown device to be treated as familiar. This is a problem because many smart devices use BLE to recognize a trusted device as a key. The researchers even demonstrated the effectiveness of their Bluetooth-busting device by opening a locked…

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These Are the Cars You're Sick of Seeing

Jalopnik - Tue, 05/17/2022 - 3:15pm

Yesterday, we asked you what car you’re just sick of seeing everywhere, and man oh man did y’all let loose with over 400 comments about what vehicles you just hate looking at. You folks sure are angry about a lot of stuff, but I do suppose that is par for the course for Kinja comments.

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Ken Block reveals Hoonipigasus: 1,400 hp, AWD, Pikes Peak race car

Motor Authority - Tue, 05/17/2022 - 3:00pm
Ken Block will race at the 2022 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb (PPIHC) in a purpose-built Porsche 911 called "Hoonipigasus." Built by BBi Autosport, the latest Hoonigan vehicle is mid-engined, all-wheel drive, and boasts 1,400 hp, according to a press release from Block's Hoonigan Racing Division. It also features a specially designed...

Chinese Boeing 737 Crash May Have Been Intentional: Report

Jalopnik - Tue, 05/17/2022 - 2:49pm

Investigators have been analyzing the flight data recorder from the Boeing 737 that crashed in China in March. Now, it seems we’re closer to an answer as to what happened on that tragic day. Data from the black box seems to indicate that the plane was purposefully put into a nose-dive, which could mean the crash was…

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Mercedes-Benz G-Class EV will use silicon battery tech increasing energy density

Motor Authority - Tue, 05/17/2022 - 2:33pm
Mercedes' electric G-Class will use a new battery chemistry from American firm Sila, the automaker confirmed Tuesday in a press release. Founded in 2011, Sila has developed a high-silicon anode material the company claims can boost energy density by 20% to 40% over current lithium-ion battery chemistries, to more than 800 wh/l at the cell level...

Choosing The Correct Brake Booster With Tuff Stuff Performance

Corvettes Online News Feed - Tue, 05/17/2022 - 2:19pm
Brake boosters and disc brakes developed almost hand-in-hand. Boosters and more from Tuff Stuff can have you braking better.

A Drone Exploring Civil War Shipwrecks in the 'Graveyard of the Atlantic' Is Oddly Relaxing to Watch

Jalopnik - Tue, 05/17/2022 - 2:00pm

Relaxation, learning about history, and deep sea exploration don’t normally mix, but this livestream of a drone exploring shipwrecked vessels somehow manages the feat. There’s just something so soothing about watching fish go about their business while roaming the giant, rusting hulks of sunken warships.

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Finally, A James Bond-Edition Car You Can Actually Afford

Jalopnik - Tue, 05/17/2022 - 1:40pm

Throughout six decades on the silver screen, James Bond films have featured all kinds of amazing cars, motorcycles, and even airplanes. Some of these vehicles — along with watches and other luxury accessories — have been given their own “James Bond” special editions. Usually these things are way more expensive than a…

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Corvettes for Sale: Ultra-Rare 1991 Shinoda/Mears Corvette ZR-1 with Only 1K Miles

Corvette Blogger - Tue, 05/17/2022 - 1:38pm

For sale on Bring A Trailer is a rare 1991 Shinoda Mears Corvette ZR-1 with this 1 of 14 special editions featuring additional customizations by former Corvette designer Larry Shinoda.

Continue reading Corvettes for Sale: Ultra-Rare 1991 Shinoda/Mears Corvette ZR-1 with Only 1K Miles at Corvette: Sales, News & Lifestyle.

This Mid-Engine Porsche 911 is Ken Block's New Pikes Peak Machine

Jalopnik - Tue, 05/17/2022 - 1:34pm

Ken Block and Hoonigan have done it again. How do you follow up stuff like the most outrageous hillclimb Mustang the racing world has ever seen, or an electric homage to the Audi S1 Quattro? Witness the newest Hoonicorn, the Hoonipigasus, a next-level machine that’s lightly based on a Porsche and ready to take on…

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Jalopnik is Live on Twitch at 4 p.m. ET Playing the Greatest Need for Speed Ever Made

Jalopnik - Tue, 05/17/2022 - 1:25pm

It’s Tuesday, and you know what that means: time for a bunch of automotive writers to get into passionate arguments over inconsequential nonsense as a random racing game is played poorly in the background. It’s (almost) time for a stream over at twitch.tv/jalopnikdotcom at 4 p.m. ET. The centerpiece of today’s…

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The Indianapolis 500 Used to Be Part of the Formula 1 Season

Jalopnik - Tue, 05/17/2022 - 12:16pm

The Indianapolis 500America’s premier racing event — used to be a Formula 1 race. Yes, you read that right: For 11 whole years, the Indy 500 was a points-paying race on the F1 calendar. As we approach the 106th running of the iconic race, which is running in tandem with a meteoric rise of American interest in F1,…

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2023 Corvette Owner’s Manual Appears to Confirm that the Z06 will be a 200+ MPH Super Car

Corvette Blogger - Tue, 05/17/2022 - 12:05pm

One of the unanswered questions for the new 2023 Corvette Z06 is its official top speed, but a transmission table in the 2023 Owner's Manual gives us a clue.

Continue reading 2023 Corvette Owner’s Manual Appears to Confirm that the Z06 will be a 200+ MPH Super Car at Corvette: Sales, News & Lifestyle.

Review: 2023 Genesis GV60 puts a more luxurious spin on the Ioniq 5 and EV6

Motor Authority - Tue, 05/17/2022 - 12:00pm
The new 2023 Genesis GV60 represents the first EV for the Korean luxury automaker as it transitions towards an all-electric lineup by 2030. While the company’s gas-powered lineup has taken on new platforms that have given it some distance from its Hyundai counterparts, the new electric SUV heads back in the opposite direction and becomes the...

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