• Covering the Lazier Burns Racing Team at the 100th running of the Indy 500

    Indy 500

    This is the 100th running of the Indianapolis 500. Very few automobile races have the history and excitement this race produces, fewer still have a history that dates back over 100 years. Starting in 1911, the Indy 500 represented one of the most challenging races in the world. Some scoffed at

    How Safe Is Your Muscle Car? 2016 Chevy Camaro vs. Dodge Challenger vs. Ford Mustang

    2016 ford mustang iihs small overlap test

    How safe is you new muscle car? Are all of them created equal as far as crash worthiness is concerned? Insurance Institute for Highway Safety (IIHS) conducted a thorough battery of crash tests to get to the bottom of this. They selected a 2016 Chevy Camaro, 2016 Dodge Challenger, and a

    The 2016 Chevrolet Malibu finally Spices its Rum [First Drive]

    2016 Chevrolet Malibu

    Usually a fleet-car regular, the all-new 2016 Chevrolet Malibu is vastly improved in every measurable way. General Motors has been quietly stiffening and reducing weight on many of their vehicles. It weighs less than 3,200 pounds despite feeling rigid and planted. It's a lovely design that, when paired with a sprightly 1.5-liter turbo,

    2016 BMW M2, Chevrolet Camaro SS, Ford Mustang Shelby GT350R: The Golden Age of Performance [Review]

    BMW M2 - Ford Mustang Shelby GT350R - Chevrolet Camaro SS

    With all the talk these days about self-driving cars and diesel emission scandals, it’s easy to forget that we live in the golden age of performance. An average mid-size sedan can drop a 6 second 0-60 time, and almost supercar levels of speed are now attainable for well under $100k. We

    Jeep Renegade Continues to Be the Top-Selling Subcompact Crossover [Sales Report]

    2016 Jeep Renegade

    The Jeep Renegade, the cutest of the cute-utes, continues to pull away from the pack as it again dominated the subcompact crossover sales charts in April. Renegade sales were up a mildly inflated 131 percent for the month and a very inflated 514 percent for the year, as it only just

    Hyundai Accent Surges to Take April Subcompact Car Sales Title [Sales Report]

    2016 Hyundai Accent

    When a market segment is dominated by two cars for a long time, it's big news when another one leapfrogs them both to snatch victory. Such is the case with the subcompact car segment, which has been dominated by the Kia Soul and Nissan Versa for as long as it matters to

    Toyota RAV4 Leads Compact Crossover Sales, but Is the Segment Cooling Off? [Sales Report]

    2016 Toyota RAV4 Limited

    Toyota's RAV4 led compact crossover sales again in April, but a surprising amount of negative numbers might mean the segment is cooling off. The RAV4 had nearly a 32 percent increase in sales for the month and an 18 percent increase for the year to extend its lead over 2015's leader, the