How is the coronavirus affecting global air traffic?

Since countries around the world have gone into lockdown to prevent the spread of Covid-19, flight and passenger numbers have made a steep downward plunge. But not all planes are grounded. We’ve taken a look at the available data to find out who is still flying. How much is air traffic down f

Watch What It's Like To Drive With Other Planets' Gravity

The bigger they are the harder they fall?Many who have been on YouTube in the past will recognize BeamNG Drive. For the uninitiated it is a physics based game that simulates how materials deform in crashes. Along with material deformation it can be used to simulate different gravity levels. The Acti

VW Tiguan And Arteon Plug-In Hybrids Announced For 2020 Release

Tucked away in a press release talking about how popular the GTE version of the Passat is following the facelift, Volkswagen is announcing two additional plug-in hybrid models are due to come out in 2020. Without revealing any technical specifications, the peeps from Wolfsburg are promising the Tigu

Ford Delays North American Production Restart Indefinitely

Ford manufacturing in North America is now on indefinite hold due to the continual spread of Coronavirus. In a press release from March 31, the automaker announced it was suspending planned openings of certain plants in Mexico and the United States, with no new dates scheduled at this time. Instead,

Drive-In Church Services Turn Parking Lots Into Pews

Drive-ins aren’t relegated to fast-food joints or big-screen movies, especially these days with Coronavirus keeping much of the world isolated from one another. Drive-in church services are becoming a thing for folks to gather and engage in Sunday worship, all while still maintaining social di

Rare Lancia Hyena By Zagato Based On Delta Integrale Can Be Yours

The Lancia Hyena by Zagato is an ultra-rare coupe handbuilt by Zagato and based on one of the world’s great hot hatches, the Lancia Delta Integrale. This unique car was the result of a passionate car enthusiast Paul Koot who spearheaded the production of this unique coupe. Today you have the o

Watch Corvette C8 Pushed Hard At COTA By SCCA Champ John Heinricy

There are already lots of videos showing what the 2020 Chevrolet Corvette C8 can do on the drag strip, but this clip is our first view of how the car does around a race track, specifically the Circuit of the Americas. Hennessey took its C8 there and put John Heinricy behind the wheel. He has earned

Does The Tesla Model Y Already Have Paint Issues?

The Tesla Model Y emerged under huge expectations. It would have advanced manufacturing methods. It was also supposed to be the car with the least wiring harnesses ever made. When it was finally released, we discovered it is the first Tesla with a heat pump. Paint must also be better, right? Accordi

AUD OF ORDER! Audi A3 diesel voted the least reliable second hand car while Lexus CT hybrid wins most trusted

It came bottom in reliability ratings — which were dominated at the other end by Japanese used motors with seven in the top ten.The 2003-2013 Audi A3 diesel scored just 40 per cent in the What Car? survey. Some 37 per cent of diesel A3s developed a fault — and 22 per cent of those were

2021 Ram Rebel TRX Allegedly Has Adjustable Suspension And Steering

nformation about the 2021 Ram Rebel TRX continues to leak from the automaker. While there’s little official info coming from the company, plenty of insiders are talking, giving us a peek behind the development curtain. The latest report from suggests the hopped-up, off-road-ready TR

Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk Drag Races BMW X4 M To Surprising Finish

Nearly three years after its original debut, the Jeep Grand Cherokee Trackhawk is still one of the meanest performance crossovers someone can buy. In this video from South Africa's, there's a chance to see how the SUV stacks against the more recently introduced BMW X4 M. To make things fa

Automakers to Close Factories in North America

With fear of infection rising among factory workers, and few customers shopping for cars, several automakers on Wednesday decided to idle their plants in the United States, Canada and Mexico for at least a week. The decisions will put tens of thousands of people out of work and add to the coronaviru

VW Wanted New Golf R With 5-Cylinder Engine, But Audi Said No

It was almost six years ago when Volkswagen took the Beijing Motor Show by storm with the unveiling of the R400 concept. It was supposed to evolve into a production model based on the facelifted Golf Mk7 with around 420 horsepower. However, it never happened as VW pulled the plug to cut non-essentia

2021 Hyundai Elantra Debuts With Bigger Size, Upmarket Tech

Hyundai has been busy lately. Recently, the company revised its lineup with more crossovers, then debuted the new 2020 Sonata, and now it unveils the 2021 Hyundai Elantra compact sedan. Among a segment replete with hallmark options like the Toyota Corolla, Honda Civic, and Mazda3, among others, the

The Incredible Shrinking Automaker - The Big Picture

Daimler may have invented the automobile, and Ford may have invented the automobile factory, but General Motors invented the modern automobile company. When GM was founded in 1908, there were 253 automakers in the United States, all with entrepreneurs and engineers, dollar-men and dreamers, vying to

Punch Group Acquires General Motors Propulsion Engineering Center in Turin, Italy

Punch Group and General Motors announced today that Punch Group has acquired GM’s propulsion engineering center in Turin. The transaction between the two companies includes an engineering services agreement to support GM’s global product programs through the end of 2021. The agreement e

PLUG & PLAY The new battery Cooper SE is the Mini we know and love…but it still has a mini range

You just won’t know it unless you hear it drive past. Or in this case, don’t hear it drive past because it’s electric.Everything else about it is pure Mini: go-kart handling, cute looks, snug cabin, made in Britain. And with a £24,900 price tag, the battery Cooper SE is only

Cadillac cancels debut of electric model in a blow for GM’s Mary Barra

The arrival of the all-electric future that General Motors Co.’s Mary Barra touted last week will have to wait because of the new coronavirus. The automaker on Monday called off the early-April unveiling of the Cadillac Lyriq crossover, the first of several battery-powered models Barra has sa

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