The mid-size truck class finally gets a new entry next year, when the 2015 Chevrolet Colorado stakes a claim on some of the shoppers who'd otherwise buy an aging Toyota Tacoma or Nissan Frontier. With a maximum bed length of six feet and with its biggest engine a 3.6-liter V-6, the Colorado will barely overlap the base versions of the new 2014 Chevy Silverado and its kin, the GMC Sierra.
The Ford Edge Concept, the indicator for what will be the second generation of the mid-size crossover, was revealed today just hours ahead of its debut at the 2013 LA Auto Show. The Edge concept is the brand's next take on the family utility vehicle, set to make its way to the market for the 2015 model year.
We are rapidly approaching a new age -- one defined by the Internet of Things. If you aren't familiar with that term, don't worry: you'll hear it discussed ad nauseum very soon. It refers to a world filled with networked devices -- not just smartphones and tablets, but washing machines, eyeglasses, sweaters, refrigerators, thermostats, and lightbulbs, too.
2015 Porsche Macan SEnlarge Photo
The latest entry to the Porsche lineup, the 2015 Macan crossover, has finally been revealed, just ahead of its public debut later today at the 2013 Los Angeles Auto Show. Joining it on Porsche’s stand will be the 2014 Panamera Turbo S, 2014 911 Turbo Cabriolet and 918 Spyder.
The Jaguar F-Type Coupe has finally come, and it’s the production embodiment of the beautiful C-X16 concept in every way we’d hoped it would be—and then some. Like its convertible alternative, the F-Type Coupe gets its power from a pair of supercharged V-6 engines and a supercharged V-8, but it gets a little extra spring in its step with the V-8.
The 2015 Ford Mustang, the first completely redesigned Mustang since the 2005 model year, is widely expected to make its official world debut at the Detroit Auto Show in January, well ahead of the iconic nameplate’s 50th anniversary on April 17, 2014. However, Ford Motor Company [NYSE:F] will be giving us a little Christmas bonus this year, as the automaker has just confirmed that the new 2015 Mustang will be revealed on December 5.
Toyota Aqua Air Concept (Prius C) at 2013 Tokyo Motor ShowEnlarge Photo
The car we know as the Toyota Prius C, the smallest and least expensive member of the Prius hybrid family, has a different name in Japan: Aqua. And the Aqua has been a roaring sales success in Japan, which led Toyota to produce no fewer than four Aqua concept cars showing additional models and trim levels that could be spun out of the basic vehicle.
Not many vehicles on display at the Tokyo Motor Show will make their way to U.S. shores, but here's one that will. Honda unveiled the Vezel crossover at the show, going on sale in its home market as soon as December 20.
Ever had to keep a really big secret? Respected automotive engineer Gordon Murray has: Having known for quite some time who one of the biggest customers for his highly-efficient iStream production process was, Murray has been unable to reveal it to us all.