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Stellantis integrates SRT engineering team into R&D department

Stellantis has broken up the Street & Racing Technology (SRT) engineering team that created over a dozen high-performance vehicles, including the Dodge Charger Hellcat, but the situation isn’t as dire as it sounds. The newly-formed company assigned SRT’s former engineers to different positions, where they’ll continue to make hot rods. “All of the core elements …

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2021 Kia K5 GT First Drive | What’s new, performance, features, specs

To understand the 2021 Kia K5 GT, think of it as a front-wheel-drive Dodge Charger Scat Pack. It’s an immature, OK-handling, affordable performance sedan that burns rubber like it wants to shake its Pirellis right off the rims. Kia might eschew some of the fundamentals of a good performance car with the K5 GT, but …

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Nissan is ‘not in talks with Apple’ to build an autonomous car

TOKYO — Nissan said on Monday it is not in talks with Apple, following a report that the iPhone maker approached the Japanese company in recent months about a tie-up for its autonomous car project. The Financial Times said the companies had had brief discussions that faltered over Nissan’s reluctance to become an assembler for …

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2022 Chevrolet Bolt EUV and Bolt EV revealed with new styling, interiors and lower prices

Chevrolet always tried to market its Bolt electric car as a crossover, but the tall, skinny hatchback wasn’t fooling anyone. Now, the brand is making more of a go at it with the reshaped and slightly embiggened 2022 Chevrolet Bolt EUV. Except it’s not a replacement for the old car – it’s an addition to …

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A pink Bugatti Chiron Sport is one of the most outrageous Valentine’s Day gifts we’ve ever seen

Valentine’s Day is coming up, and while you may have something special planned for your significant other, it’s probably not as wild as what one Bugatti customer has done (though, depending on your significant other, that might be a good thing). The supercar builder revealed the pink Bugatti Chiron Sport above, which is a gift …

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Restored 1979 Ford Bronco is a big SUV with a big asking price

With restored and resto-modded examples of K5 Chevy Blazers now bringing big bucks, could the collector-car community’s embrace of full-size Ford Broncos be close at hand? Looks that way. As evidence, check out the near-$80,000 asking price for this 1979 Ford Bronco Ranger XLT, on offer here on eBay by a classic car dealer in …

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