Autos: Reviews

2020 Nissan GT-R Nismo First Drive: The Art of Continuous Improvement

Friday  00:52,   18 october 2019

We test out the updated sports carThis latest GT-R NISMO, the third R35 model to carry the storied NISMO badge, is a case study in kaizen, the Japanese art of continuous improvement. And for 2020, the ultimate performance version of Nissan's... >>>

2020 Nissan GT-R Nismo first drive review: Better (and more expensive) with age

Friday  00:51,   18 october 2019

More than a decade on, Nissan's GT-R supercar isn't much different, but it's still damn good.This, surely, must be the last one. The usual lifecycle of a car model is about seven years, but the current R35 generation of the GT-R has been >>>

The 2019 Mazda MX-5 Miata RF Is Excellent Regardless of Its Transmission

Friday  00:50,   18 october 2019

We'll always prefer Miatas with the stick shift, but Mazda's updates for 2019 work just as well with the optional automatic.The hardtop 2019 Miata RF shares its mechanicals with the Miata roadster, including a more powerful 2.0-liter... >>>

2020 Porsche 718 Spyder first drive: A Boxster with way more bite

Friday  00:47,   18 october 2019

Porsche pumps-up the 718 Boxster with drivetrain and chassis components from the Cayman GT4.Ah, summertime. With warmer temperatures and sunny skies, it's the perfect time of year for a new convertible like the 2020 Porsche 718 Spyder. Unless, of... >>>

2020 Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 Review: Escaping the 911's Shadow

Friday  00:45,   18 october 2019

2020 Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 Review: Escaping the 911's ShadowA quick scan of the numbers supports Preuninger's theory of evolution. Compared with the old GT4, power is up by 29 horses to 414 hp at 7,600 rpm, but peak torque is unchanged at 309... >>>

The 2020 Porsche 911 Carrera S does not disappoint at the Track

Friday  00:45,   18 october 2019

How quick is the new Porsche 911? With no testable cars in the United States, we flew to Germany to find out.Our 2020 Porsche 911 Carrera S (992 generation) test car hit 60 mph in 3.0 seconds flat and tripped the quarter-mile lights in 11.3 seconds... >>>

One Glamorous Weekend with the McLaren 720S Spider

Friday  00:43,   18 october 2019

I’m not a superstar—but I did get to live like one.Nothing could prepare me for a recent weekend in a McLaren 720S Spider. The amount of attention was beyond anything else I've ever experienced, manifesting in countless gasps and exclamations hurled >>>

First Drive: 2020 Porsche Cayman GT4/718 Spyder

Friday  00:40,   18 october 2019

These two might be the best-handling production cars we’ve ever driven.All of Porsche's "GT" cars are born in Flacht, Germany, home to the Porsche Motorsport group and the brains who make the secret sauce, some of whom the automaker brought along... >>>

2020 Nissan GT-R NISMO Shows Godzilla Is Still Evolving

Friday  00:40,   18 october 2019

Nissan's technology flagship wears improved brakes and tires and more carbon fiber into its second decade in the U.S.The 2020 Nissan GT-R NISMO is the latest and greatest of the current generation, first introduced in the United States as a 2009 >>>

2019 Ford Mustang Bullitt Joins Our Long-Term Stable

Friday  00:37,   18 october 2019

Eyeing the sweet spot between performance and practicality, we wrangle possibly the best all-around Mustang for 40,000 miles of servitude. Our test vehicle wears the customary Dark Highland Green Metallic paint, though less traditional buyers also... >>>

2020 Lamborghini Huracán Evo Spyder Is Pure Open-Air Excess

Friday  00:36,   18 october 2019

Power and drama converge with Lambo's latest droptop missile.The Huracán Evo coupe and Spyder share the same powertrain, a naturally aspirated 5.2-liter V-10 that makes 631 horsepower and 442 lb-ft of... >>>

We Ride in the Wild, $3.4 Million Pagani Huayra BC Roadster!

Friday  00:36,   18 october 2019

We Ride in the Wild, $3.4 Million Pagani Huayra BC Roadster!As the lights dimmed on the piazza-style factory floor of Horacio Pagani's headquarters in Motor Valley, waves of dry ice crawled across Italian tiles while factory workers stomped to the... >>>

2019 Dodge Charger R/T Scat Pack vs. 2018 Kia Stinger GT Comparison | Big bargain bruisers

Friday  00:35,   18 october 2019

2019 Dodge Charger R/T Scat Pack vs. 2018 Kia Stinger GT Comparison | Big bargain bruisers originally appeared on Autoblog on Fri, 2 Aug 2019 >>>

On the Road: 2020 Lamborghini Huracan Evo Spyder

Friday  00:35,   18 october 2019

Spectacle has always been as integral a part of supercar experience as performance, and the Huracan Evo Spyder delivers both in equally spellbinding measure —all while allowing its occupants to openly interact with the sights and sounds of the world >>>

The 2019 McLaren 720S Spider Is a Zero-Compromise Car

Friday  00:35,   18 october 2019

With no real drawbacks compared with the coupe version, the 720S Spider is the easy choice when shopping for a $300,000-plus McLaren.Yes, the new-for-'19 McLaren 720S Spider is simply a droptop version of the familiar 720S coupe. Its introduction is >>>