Hennessey’s 10,000th car is an 808-horsepower Ford Mustang

The folks at Hennessey Performance Engineering based in Sealy, Texas have been building fast cars since 1991. They’ve now unveiled their 10,000th build: the 2019 Hennessey Heritage Edition Ford Mustang. It features Hennessey’s HPE800 upgrade designed for the current Mustang GT, but this special edition, limited to just 19 units, also comes with a number […]

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Ram is recalling 1.1 million pickups because their tailgates might open unintentionally

Ram is recalling 1.1 million pickups in the U.S. because their tailgates may fly open while the trucks are in motion. The safety campaign affects 2015 to 2017 model year Ram 1500, 2500 and 3500 trucks equipped with power locks. Trucks with manual locks or 8-foot beds are excluded. An additional 300,000 trucks are being […]

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New York motorcyclist crashes and dies trying to outrun police

A motorcyclist trying to outrun a police officer who was trying to pull him over for speeding crashed and died outside Buffalo on Thursday night. Nathan J. Knab and another rider were spotted by a state trooper as they were going over 100 mph on Route 100 just after 10 pm, according to police. When […]

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$4.5 million classic car fraud scheme shut down by FBI

As classic cars become more than just aspirational items and more investment pieces, buyers should always stay vigilant. Today, it’s easy for criminals to scam would-be buyers out of a sale with a little creativity and the Internet. Many enthusiasts found that out the hard way over the past two years. The FBI and the United States […]

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F1 legend Niki Lauda has emergency lung transplant at 69

Three-time Formula One World Champion Niki Lauda is recovering from an emergency lung transplant Thursday at age 69. The Vienna General Hospital said the procedure was needed due to a “serious lung illness” that The Österreich reported came after an infection the Austrian picked up while on vacation in Ibiza, Spain. Lauda was severely burned in an […]

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1958 Bentley stolen by Saddam Hussein and destroyed in Iraq War restored in USA

Of all the perfectly turned-out classics we saw gracing the lawn at the Inn at St. John’s for this year’s Concours of America, none could top the backstory of this 1958 Bentley S1 Continental. Rescued by Jim and Patty George of Clinton Township, Michigan, this sporting four-place convertible coupe was originally sold to an Iraqi […]

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2018 Ford Mustang EcoBoost First Test: Chip On Its Shoulder

We’ve tested nearly half a dozen first-gen EcoBoost Mustangs around here, so we’re pretty familiar with how the car drives and performs. The 2018 model, a midlife refresh, has picked up a 10-speed automatic, an extra 30 lb-ft of torque, and a whole lot more attitude. View all 27 PhotosSee nearly 300 images of the […]

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Ford Really Wants This Focus Sedan Prototype to Be Seen

It has been about seven years since Ford redesigned the Focus, and despite receiving an update for 2015, it feels a little outdated. Past spy shots have shown that Ford is hard at work developing a new Focus, but it hasn’t been clear when the car would officially be revealed. Based on these photos, that date is probably […]

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2018 Lamborghini Huracán Performante Put to the Test on Ignition

Get ready to go fast—really, really fast. On this new episode of Ignition presented by Tire Rack, raging bull believer Jonny Lieberman sets out to convince doubting Jethro Bovingdon that the wind-cheating Huracán Performante really is as good as Lamborghini says it is. Remember, Lambo showed the world a Nürburgring lap time of 6:52.01, at […]

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Footwear company Nine West files for bankruptcy and will sell some brands

U.S. footwear and apparel company Nine West filed for bankruptcy on Friday and said it would sell its Nine West and Bandolino footwear and handbag business to Authentic Brands Group. Nine West, which owns brands such as Anne Klein and Gloria Vanderbilt, said it had received $300 million in debtor-in-possession financing and had entered a […]

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