Alonso: Indy 500 is “the main priority”

Fernando Alonso says that trying to win the Indianapolis 500 is top of his list of priorities but until his inaugural attempt at the Dakar Rally is out of the way, he won’t be seeking to close any deals among IndyCar teams. While his long-standing ties with McLaren would suggest

Ferrari ‘happy’ Hamilton is available for 2021

Ferrari team boss Mattia Binotto says current Mercedes star Lewis Hamilton’s availability for 2021 “can only make us happy”, with several top Formula 1 drivers out of contract next year. Six-time world champion Hamilton’s current deal with Mercedes expires at the end of 2020, and although he said he was

The New Popemobile Is A Dacia Duster Cheap SUV

The Romanian manufacturer donated the new car this week. Dacia has gifted the Pope a new car – a brand new Dacia Duster. Not just any Dacia Duster though, this one will be used as the new Popemobile. The famous vehicle of the Catholic church’s leader has been around in

This Is The World's Longest Hot Wheels Track

Every car-loving kid’s dream. As a kid who played with Hot Wheels, I always wanted to make the biggest track possible. Sadly, a lack of space, track pieces, and fun parents prevented me from realizing that dream. I’m probably not the only car guy who grew up with such aspirations

The Kia Telluride is the 2020 MotorTrend SUV of the Year

The Kia Telluride’s achievement as winner of MotorTrend‘s 2020 SUV of the Year award is more inevitability than incongruity. It’s been a long time coming for a company that was founded in 1944 and for decades has lived with the backhanded compliment of building “cheap and cheerful” transportation for buyers

Karma Is Latest To Tease A Futuristic Electrified Truck

The company isn’t offering many details about the truck yet. It’s probably not a coincidence that Karma introduces a teaser for an upcoming plug-in hybrid electric pickup on the same day as the unveiling of Tesla’s Cybertruck. The company isn’t saying when this model might arrive but refers to building “proof

Volkswagen is Going to Baja in this Rad Atlas Cross Sport R

Automakers are tripping over themselves to put performance stickers on their SUVs. But Volkswagen has come up with an R SUV that I think we can all get behind: the Atlas Cross Sport R. Volkswagen will take this race truck to the Baja 1000 next November where it will be

Toyota RAV4 Prime Is The Most Powerful And Most Efficient Ever

Japanese automaker managed to join the best of both worlds in its plug-in hybrid version. Power and efficiency always seem to be in opposites when it relates to the automotive world. Anyway, Toyota has discovered a way to join both extremes in an apparently simple way: just adding a plug