Pininfarina Drops Weird Teaser Photo Promising 'Something New'

All will be revealed on July 14. Here’s an interesting tidbit to take us into the weekend. Pininfarina has something new in the works and to be completely honest, we have no idea what it’s about. To the automaker’s credit, this project has been kept well hidden from our prying

Tesla drops lumbar support feature due to ‘almost no usage’

Tesla has removed adjustable lumbar support on its Model 3 & Model Y, citing ‘almost no usage’ as the main reason. Tesla has removed the adjustable lumbar support feature from the front passenger’s seats of its Model 3 and Model Y offerings. The company CEO confirmed the development via social

Alfa Romeo Drops Giorgio Platform, Delays Model Launches

Two more crossovers are coming eventually Alfa Romeo will abandon its Giorgio platform that is currently underneath the Giulia and Stelvio. Some future Alfas will adopt the “STLA large” underpinnings, according to brand CEO Jean-Philippe Imparato, Automotive News Europe reports. The company will also delay two upcoming models. Imparato wants all future

Volvo drops new cars from 30m to train first responders

Inaugurated in 2000, the crash test laboratory at the Volvo Safety Center is designed to replicate most of the real-life traffic accident scenarios. Volvo has crashed many of their brand-new cars to train first responders. The 30m drop tests will help train the rescuers in different types of road accidents

Mercedes drops all-black livery for 2021 Formula E season

The Mercedes Formula E team has dropped the black car livery brought in for last season’s championship finale and switched back to a silver design for the 2020/21 campaign. Mercedes retained its traditional silver paint scheme for the launch of its Silver Arrow 01 car ahead of the German manufacturer’s

Arrow McLaren SP drops Askew for 2021

Oliver Askew will not be retained by Arrow McLaren SP-Chevrolet for 2021, but may still race for the team in the IndyCar finale at St. Petersburg, if given clearance by the IndyCar medical team. Reigning Indy Lights champion Askew had scored a podium at Iowa Speedway and was leading the

Ford Reportedly Drops Price Of Mustang Mach-E By Up To $3,000

It applies to all models in the range except for the GT. If the information presented on the Mach-E Forum is accurate (and it all seems legit), it looks like Ford will be dropping the price of the Mach-E electric crossover by a few thousand dollars depending on model. The

Tesla Battery Day Drops Automaker's Market Cap By $50 Billion

Apparently, the stock market was not satisfied with the promises made at the event. Tesla Battery Day began with a recap of all the company’s achievements and ended with bold promises: reducing the battery pack price in 56 percent, make the battery pack a structural component of the body, increase

Super GT star Sekiguchi drops out of Le Mans drive

SUPER GT championship leader Yuhi Sekiguchi will not race in the Le Mans 24 Hours next weekend with the CarGuy Racing Ferrari squad as planned, the team has announced. Sekiguchi had been set for his first outing at La Sarthe when he was confirmed as CarGuy’s third driver alongside Kei

Torres drops out of MIE Honda WSBK ride

Jordi Torres has dropped out of his World Superbike ride with the MIE Honda team and will be replaced for the new season by Italian rider Lorenzo Gabellini. Torres had been set to join the satellite Althea-run MIE outfit from the start of the European season on a second Honda