The Southwestern Sojourn - Day 48: Gila Bend Museum and other sights

This morning, I rode Scarlett the 25 miles or so to the nearby highway junction town of Gila Bend after a pretty good sunrise: The town, as I understand it, has basically been the junction point of travel technologies over the history of the region.  From wagons, to trains, and now auto highways, Gila Bend, has functioned as a meeting point.I got some groceries and then toured the museum at the city's visitor center.It's a small museum, basically contained in one large room that is part...
Tags: Mexico, US, Alaska, Motorcycles, Arizona, Sunrise, Bulls, Martha, Scarlett, Gila Bend, Oatman, Scarlett Rides, RV Trips, Oatman Mountain, Gadsen Purchase, Sisson Road

2020 Porsche 911 Carrera S & 4S Cabriolet: More Ponies, More Fun!

The 2020 Porsche 911 Carrera S and 4S Cabriolet get a boost in engine performance. Night Vision Assist, a manual transmission, and the Sport Chrono Package are optional.  Hey, the new 911 Cabrios are here! Specifically, the 2020 Porsche 911 Carrera S & 4S Cabriolet. What do you get? What’s so special this time around? Oh, this and that; gizmos and fender flares; a better soft top; improvements to stuff that lives on the dash. Those sort of things. But all you’re really going to care about is t...
Tags: Nasa, Porsche, Autos, Carrera, Porsche Cars North America Inc, Car News, Carrera S Cabriolet, Porsche Communication Management PCM, Tony Borroz, Carrera 4S Cabriolet

Ghosn Investigation Leads Top Nissan Exec to Bolt

Nissan’s chief performance officer, José Muñoz, has resigned from the company amid an broadened investigation into former chairman Carlos Ghosn’s alleged financial misconduct. Muñoz, 54, who also headed up Nissan’s Chinese business, previous had his hand on the tiller of the company’s North American operations. Muñoz’s sudden departure, which comes just days after the exec […] The post appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: People, Investigations, Autos, Law And Order, Nissan, Carlos Ghosn, Munoz, Jose Munoz, News Blog, Renault-Nissan Alliance, Ghosn Investigation Leads Top Nissan

Add futuristic AR to your bike helmet with the Argon Transform

Singapore-based startup Whyre have a simple way to make any bike helmet smart, using an attachment which can overlay AR information on a helmet's visor. They showed off the Argon Transform at CES 2019 this year. The post Add futuristic AR to your bike helmet with the Argon Transform appeared first on Digital Trends.
Tags: News, Singapore, Cars, Trends, Augmented Reality, Motorbike, CES 2019, Argon Transform, Motorbike Helmet, Whyre

Lexus’ LC Convertible ‘Concept’ Is More Like a Halo in Waiting

Late last year, Toyota Motor North America CEO Jim Lentz suggested the automaker, after taking stock of its inventory, might cut some struggling product from its store shelves. It now seems on the verge of adding a new one. Bound for a Detroit debut, the company’s Lexus LC Convertible Concept is not a way-out pipe […] The post Lexus’ LC Convertible ‘Concept’ Is More Like a Halo in Waiting appeared first on The Truth About Cars.
Tags: Lexus, Autos, Detroit, Jim Lentz, Toyota Motor North America, News Blog, Future Vehicles, Lexus Lc 500, Product Planning, Lexus LC, Concept Vehicles, Lexus LC Convertible Concept, Lexus LC Convertible

2020 Mercedes-Benz CLA Coupe: Just Call Me “Mercedes”

The 2020 Mercedes-Benz CLA is like a personal assistant on wheels. The MBUX interface can recall the latest football scores and stock prices. An overhaul in the suspension department should make for a smoother ride too.   Mercedes is still making these things, eh? The latest iteration of the CLA “Coupe” is here, and it seems to be just as nice as its predecessor, which is good, considering Merc has been getting grief from some quarters. The only real complaint I have with the 2020 Mercedes-Ben...
Tags: Apple, Amazon, Texas, Microsoft, Autos, Mercedes Benz, Mercedes, Stuttgart, Alexa, Mercedes Benz CLA, Merc, CLA, Car News, Tony Borroz, CLA Coupe, Mercedes Benz CLA Coupe

Elektroauto: German EVs are coming — and Germans are interested

Filed under: Green,Audi,Mercedes-Benz,Porsche,Volkswagen,Electric It's generational, but even oldsters are intriguedContinue reading Elektroauto: German EVs are coming — and Germans are interested Elektroauto: German EVs are coming — and Germans are interested originally appeared on Autoblog on Sat, 12 Jan 2019 10:00:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds. Permalink |  Email this |  Comments
Tags: Electric Vehicle, Featured, Autos, Ev, German automakers, Elektroauto

Porsche 911 Carrera T Review: In Search Of The Perfect 991

Ahead of the launch of the 992, I spent some time with a Carrera T to see if it's the pinnacle of the 991.2 generation, or just a little too cynical for its own good
Tags: Porsche, Autos, Carrera T Review

Tokyo Auto Salon 2019 Companions A Glorious Spectacle

Vehicle-centric event Tokyo Auto Salon 2019 has once again put numerous automobiles on display to seduce attendees into making future purchases, though perhaps the many sultry companions present were been doing the most seducing given their tempting attire. Photographs of the event and its gorgeous companions:
Tags: Japan, Marketing, Cars, Events, Tokyo, Anime, Cosplay, Tokyo Auto Salon, Image Gallery, Race Queens

7 Upcoming Sedans in India in 2019 - Honda Civic to VW Vento facelift

There are at least six new sedans that will launch in India within a year. Our...
Tags: India, Autos

Custom 1973 Vespa by IAB owner wears a Douglas Kit and we want one

Not only was this 1973 Vespa restored, but it was also given a unique look with...
Tags: Autos, Vespa, Iab, Douglas Kit

13 Upcoming SUVs in India in 2019 - Tata Harrier to new Renault Duster

The calendar year 2019 promises some exciting new car launches for the Indian...
Tags: India, Autos, Renault

Upcoming motorcycles, Part 5 - Benelli Leoncino 500, Hyosung Mirage 250..

The Indian two-wheeler market is opening up to premium motorcycles, and new and...
Tags: Autos, Hyosung, Benelli Leoncino

Next-gen Nissan Frontier “almost finished” - Report

The aged second generation Nissan Frontier is continuing for MY2019, but this...
Tags: Autos, Nissan Frontier

Audi sales witness an 18% decline in India in 2018

Audi sold 6,463 vehicles in India in 2018. Compared to 2017 (7,876 units), the...
Tags: India, Autos, Audi

BSVI-compliant Force Gurkha spied testing

Force Motors has started testing the BSVI-compliant Gurkha on the roads, a spy...
Tags: Autos, Force Motors, BSVI

Custom painted TVS Apache RR310 gets Carbon Fibre Hydrographics & Akula tag

The TVS Apache RR310 started its journey as the Akula concept at the Auto Expo...
Tags: Autos

The Only Lexus GS F For Sale Right Now Is Rarer Than Many Supercars

Thanks to sales figures of just 73 cars in the space of three years in the UK, the excellent V8-powered GS F is a desperately rare and usually underappreciated curio
Tags: UK, Autos

Upcoming motorcycles, Part 4 - Yamaha MT-15, KTM RC 250..

There's a wide range of motorcycles that will be launched in India in the...
Tags: India, Autos, Yamaha, KTM

Top 10 Most Fuel Efficient Cars in India - Maruti Swift to Renault Kwid

While the government is pushing carmakers in 2019 to standardise a handful of...
Tags: Autos, Renault Kwid, India Maruti Swift

show more filters
March - 2019
April - 2019
May - 2019