Mustang Mach 1: A Deep Dive

June 29, 2020 at 7:00 AM

Everything you want to know about the latest pony in the Ford Performance stable

2021 Mustang Mach 1 Design and Engineering

June 16, 2020 at 8:30 AM

The 2021 Mustang Mach 1 is meant to carve tracks and provoke jealousy in all those who didn’t get one of these limited-edition vehicles

Inside Story on Seats: New Designs, New Tech

April 01, 2020 at 10:52 AM

Here’s a look at some of the latest in seating developments for the industry

Adient Refocuses on Core Seating Business

January 31, 2020 at 10:13 AM

Restructures joint ventures with Yanfeng, divests Recaro unit

Australia’s Bolwell Plans Lightweight Supercar

April 03, 2019 at 3:38 PM

Australia’s Bolwell Corp. is developing a new supercar to unveil at the Motorclassica classic car in Melbourne this autumn.

2019 Cadillac ATS-V Coupe

March 06, 2019 at 7:12 AM

The Cadillac ATS-V couple is a small(ish) car with a big engine. As in a 3.6-liter twin-turbocharged V6 that produces 464 hp @ 5,850 rpm and 445 lb-ft of torque @ 3,500 rpm.

Caddy Puts Performance on a Pedestal

October 25, 2018 at 11:10 AM

General Motors Co.’s Cadillac unit is launching “Pedestal” editions of the V-Series performance versions of its ATS coupe and CTS sedan.

Raptor Gets Real-Time Damping Control

May 29, 2018 at 6:36 AM

“Not many trucks need sensors to detect when you are midair.” That’s Hermann Salenbauch, global director, Ford Performance vehicle programs.

F-150 Raptor Gets Performance Shocks, Off-Road Tech

May 24, 2018 at 1:22 PM

Ford Motor Co. has added several performance features and other upgrades to the F-150 Raptor pickup truck.

New Turbo Camaro Launched

April 09, 2018 at 8:18 PM

According to Al Oppenheiser, chief engineer for the Chevrolet Camaro, “We have a lot of engineers who come to our company because they want to work on the Corvette and the Camaro.” Speaking of the development of the Gen 6 Camaro, which is the current version, “My Camaro team worked very closely with the GT4 Camaro team.” Meaning that there was a whole lot of racing technology thought of even for Camaros that will go no faster than a few miles per hour above the speed limit on a freeway.

2019 Camaro Gets a New Face

April 09, 2018 at 10:59 AM

General Motors Co. is giving the Chevrolet Camaro a midcycle update that includes an updated front-end and expanded availability of the track-focused 1LE performance package.

Mustang Bullitt to Start at $47,500

March 30, 2018 at 12:21 PM

Ford Motor Co.’s new Mustang Bullitt will carry a $47,500 sticker when it arrives at U.S. dealerships this summer.

Tofino: Another EV Under Development

March 30, 2018 at 6:39 AM

A car company based in Vancouver, Canada?

“Drive Me to the Moon. . . .”

November 08, 2017 at 6:32 AM

While this snappy hounds-tooth checked seat may look like something that might have been in one of Frank Sinatra’s pads back in the day it is actually the Recaro Rallye, which is said to be the world’s first shell seat: there is a seat shell of fiberglass-reinforced resin formed to the contours of a body.

Spain’s Gestamp Opens Michigan R&D Center

May 30, 2017 at 9:21 AM

Madrid-based Gestamp Automocion SA has opened a research and development center —the metal parts supplier’s first such facility in the U.S.—in Auburn Hills, Mich.

Spanish Stamping Company to Open Michigan R&D Center

August 23, 2016 at 11:29 AM

Spain's Gestamp Automocion sl plans to open a research and development center in Auburn Hills, Mich., later this year.

Designing the 2017 Fiat 124 Spider

August 01, 2016 at 4:20 PM

When your task is to create a car for the 21st century that had its legendary debut during the “Swinging Sixties” of the last century, you keep the flair and add the contemporary.

Ford Powers Up Fiesta ST Hot Hatch

February 29, 2016 at 10:53 AM

Ford Motor Co. says its new Fiesta ST200 is the most powerful Fiesta in history with the car’s turbocharged 1.6-liter 4-cylinder engine tuned to make 197 hp and 213 lb-ft of torque.

V-6 Added to Camaro Track Package

February 10, 2016 at 10:45 AM

General Motors Co. will offer a track-ready performance package for V-6-powered Chevrolet Camaro LT coupes for the first time, starting with 2017 models late this year.

Ford Unleashes Focus RS Hot Hatch in North America

March 28, 2015 at 9:52 AM

Ford Motor Co. is finally bringing its high-performance Focus RS five-door hatch to North America.