The Porsche Cayman was conceived of as a more attainable alternative to the flagship Porsche 911, a car that would deliver almost all of the driving pleasure as its big brother at a fraction of the cost. Recently, however, the Cayman has been making a name for itself outside of
The 2015 Toyota 4Runner TRD Pro is a beefed up version of the Toyota 4Runner and comes with better suspension and a whole lot of attitude. Toyota has given the SUV a 4-liter V6 with 270 horsepower and 278 lb-ft of torque, all paired to a 5-speed automatic transmission. And,
The Dodge Viper (or SRT Viper, or whatever Chrysler Group decides to call it this week) is the company's halo super car. With being a halo car, it also comes at a halo price exceeding $100,000. Even though the economy is recovering, sales of the Viper have been slow. So
Several 2016 Mercedes-Benz GT AMG's sporting camouflage rumbled through the Mile High City during high altitude testing. The new Mercedes-Benz GT AMG is said to be powered by a 4.0-liter, twin-turbocharged V8 making between (approximately) 455 and 503 horsepower depending on the model. Mercedes-Benz is taking aim squarely at the
Crowd funding is all the rage these days. With good reason, too. Levar Burton, Star Trek's Geordie LaForge and host of the classic show Reading Rainbow, recently had an epic round of Kickstarter funding to resurrect the Reading Rainbow franchise. There are some great automotive Kickstarters out there, but there are
The seventh generation 2015 VW Golf TDI is finally here. It brings new style, design, and a thoroughly revised turbo-diesel engine. So how does the Golf TDI do in the fuel economy department? Can it still beat the EPA ratings in the real world? The answer is a resounding yes!
The redesigned 2.0L
The 2014 Cadillac ELR is an electric, sexy, new age ride for the those who like luxury and new technology. It has an electric motor and a battery that will power the ELR for up to 38 miles on a single charge, but there is backup. This Cadillac also has
Last December, Ford unveiled the 2015 Mustang to the world at launch events around the planet. I was present at the Dearborn, Michigan event and was one of the first people to peep the completely redesigned Ford Mustang. Recently, I was in Detroit for the Ford Trends conference and Mustangs
When any car enters its seventh generation, you can be sure that it has pedigree and found success. This is the case with the all-new 2015 Hyundai Sonata as it sees a full redesign. The sixth generation car came out just four years ago, so why make an all-new car
The 1970 Dodge Challenger is a classic piece of American muscle, and we had the chance to take the car for a spin at the Dodge 100th birthday celebration at Dodge manor. It was a pretty thrilling moment and the beautiful purple Challenger started out strong, but then, well, we
A few sources confirmed what was a fairly good bet: the Volkswagen Beetle Dune is going to be produced. This information has yet to be confirmed by Volkswagen, but it sounds like the VW board approved production. If it does go into production, there may be a cabriolet option.
First up, Dodge officially released the numbers on its 2015 Dodge Challenger SRT Hellcat and, whoa baby, is it a big one. This muscle car to beat all muscle cars is going to pack an incredible 707 horsepower. Read more about the Challenger Hellcat...
The Dodge Challenger wasn't the only
The 2015 Fiat 500 Abarth Cabrio is a fun little car that's perfect for cruisin' the streets with your friends. The 6-speed automatic has 157 horsepower with 183 lb-ft of torque, so it's no slouch, but how will the 500 Abarth do fully loaded with four passengers? Only one way
From day one, The Fast Lane Car has made it our policy to answer as many questions and comments as we can. We get thousands of emails and comments and feel that, as part of a tight-knit automotive community, having an open dialogue with you keeps things fresh and exciting.
The 2015 Ford Focus ST made its debut at this year's Goodwood Festival of Speed and it was put to the test by two very different drivers. At the wheel of the real deal was Ben Collins who you may not recognize at all from his stint as The Stig.
In the United States today, we are celebrating Independence Day. On July 4th, 1776 we shunned our powdered wig wearing bureaucrats across the Atlantic and said we were going to go it alone. Since then, we have used this day to do things that are wholly American. Hug bald eagles.