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Cooper recalls 430K truck and SUV tires due to sidewall bulges

DETROIT  — Cooper Tire is recalling more than 430,000 truck and SUV tires in the U.S. because they can develop sidewall bulges that could lead to tire failure. The recall covers certain Discoverer, Evolution, Courser, Deegan, Adventurer, Hercules, Back Country, Multi-Mile, Wild Country and Big O tires in several sizes. The company says in documents …

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2022 Infiniti QX60 gets more towing capacity thanks to new transmission

Though it hasn’t been fully revealed yet, we have reason to believe the 2022 Infiniti QX60 will be a big improvement over the outgoing model. The concept has more confident and elegant styling, and the company has announced that the unloved CVT will go away in favor of a more conventional nine-speed automatic. We’re expecting …

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Gunther Werks Speedster, Gordon Murray T.50s, 2022 Mercedes-Benz C-Class: This Week’s Top Photos

California’s Gunther Werks returned this week with another carbon-bodied stunner based on the 993-generation 911. This time the company delivered a wide-body speedster to complement its coupe from a few years back. 2022 Hyundai Ioniq 5 The first model based on Hyundai Motor Group’s E-GMP dedicated electric-vehicle platform was revealed this week in the form …

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GTO Engineering’s Moderna is like a classic Ferrari built new, and you can now order one

GTO Engineering, an expert restorer of classic Ferraris based in the United Kingdom, recently tested the waters with its own sports car matching the styling and mechanicals of Ferrari’s 250 GT SWB. Despite costing about a $1 million, still a bargain compared to the real thing, GTO Engineering’s own 250 GT SWB Revival was successful …

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Ring Brothers 1968 Mercury Cougar combines old school style with modern running gear

Wisconsin-based hot rod builders Ring Brothers are known for their resto mods. Mike and Jim Ring specialize in taking old cars and revitalizing them with modern components. Their latest project is a 1968 Mercury Cougar. The badge may say “Cougar,” but there’s a Coyote under the hood, as in Ford’s 5.0-liter V-8. It produces 460 …

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2021 Cadillac Escalade, 2022 Mercedes-Benz C-Class, Vettel’s Ferraris: The Week In Reverse

We got another shot in the 2021 Cadillac Escalade, Sebastien Vettel is selling his Ferraris, and Mercedes-Benz unveiled the 2022 C-Class. It’s the Week in Reverse, right here at Motor Authority. We spent a week with the 2021 Cadillac Escalade and learned that it has become the luxury vehicle it was always meant to be. …

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Most US buyers of the Porsche 911 GT3 are opting for the manual

While car enthusiasts are quick to profess their love for manual transmissions, sales figures often disappoint. That’s not the case with the 2022 Porsche 911 GT3, as the majority of U.S. buyers are opting for a three-pedal setup, reports Bloomberg. Globally, the take rate for the manual transmission is 30%, but in the U.S. its …

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Preview: 2021 Jeep Grand Cherokee L is an impressive 3-row SUV priced from $38,690

Jeep will go from no three-row SUVs to offering two in very short order. The new 2021 Grand Cherokee L starts sales this summer followed by the Wagoneer/Grand Wagoneer as a 2022 model in the fall. The move fills a gigantic gap in Jeep’s lineup as 75% of mid-size SUV sales are of the three-row …

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Glickenhaus 007 LMH, 2022 Infiniti QX60, 2022 Mercedes-Benz C-Class: Today’s Car News

The new season of the World Endurance Championship is nearly upon us, and this time there’s the new top class Le Mans Hypercars. There’s also an American team competing at the top level, Scuderia Cameron Glickenhaus, and it’s just shown its contender for the first time. Nissan has redesigned the Pathfinder for 2022 and the …

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