http://jalopnik.com - You wouldn’t think the Chevrolet Bolt could compete against the Volkswagen GTI, but they’re more similar than you maybe want to believe.
http://www.businessinsider.com - Ford's GT supercar was revealed at the Detroit auto show in 2015 and, a little over a year later, the racing version won the 2016 24 Hours of Le Mans and notched a second in the 2017 race. That meant that the race car and the road car had to be developed at the same time.
http://www.carscoops.com - Do you own a Chevy SS? You're in rare company, because GM sold fewer than 11,000 of them in the United States in four years. And now the majority of them are being recalled.
http://www.businessinsider.com - Cadillac rolled out the CT6 to much fanfare at a spectacularly ambitious party at the 2015 New York auto show. A year later, the full-size sedan — Cadillac's "flagship" vehicle — hit dealerships.
http://www.businessinsider.com - Nissan is trying to return its all-electric Leaf to its former state of glory. The Nissan Leaf is the world's best-selling electric car, but that's largely been a product of it being a very early, affordable contender in the electric vehicle space.
http://www.motortrend.com - The 2017 Chevrolet Bolt has earned a Top Safety Pick award from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety. It’s the first and only all-electric vehicle to earn an award from the agency so far this year.
http://www.hybridcars.com - The Nissan and Renault alliance will be joining the race to provide automated shared rides, but it won’t be anytime soon. These self-driving car rides will be based on its electric cars – which could include the Nissan Leaf and Renault Zoe – but the self-driving cars and mobility services will come after 2020, and “certainly within 10 years,” said Ogi Redzic, head of Nissan-Renault’s connected vehicles and mobility services division.
http://www.businessinsider.com - Lyft has been trying to position itself as a socially-conscious, ride-sharing solution long before Uber was rocked by a string of scandals that ultimately culminated in CEO Travis Kalanick's forced resignation. But Lyft has the most potential to take on Uber by playing the long game with self-driving cars.
http://www.businessinsider.com - •Uber's CEO departed and Tesla's head of Autopilot left in the same week. •The leading disruptors of the auto industry are experiencing severe challenges.
http://www.motortrend.com - After so many years of utter market domination, it’s hard to remember a time when “Camry” was a weird sounding, unfamiliar, meaningless word (it’s a globalization of the Japanese word kanmuri, which means crown). But way back when the first 1983-model Camry sedans and liftbacks washed up on our shores to relieve the old-school rear-drive Corona sedan, hatchback, and wagon (that name, in Latin, also means crown), its future was by no means certain.