2017 Buick Encore

2017 Buick Encore, 2016 New York Auto ShowWhen it was new in 2013, it was virtually alone on the automotive landscape as one of the only small crossover SUVs. Today, that’s a crowded niche, with pricey and prestigious rivals like the BMW X1, Mercedes-Benz GLA, and Audi Q3 as numerous as the more affordable ones (Trax, Renegade, 500X, CX-3, and HR-V). A 2017 update aims to keep it…

Shelby GT350 named ‘Ole Yeller’ inspired by iconic P-51D Mustang aircraft, legendary pilot

Ole Yeller Ford Shelby GT350With its striking yellow paint scheme and neon green accents, this Ford Shelby GT350 isn’t your average pony car. That’s because it was inspired by one of the best-known fighter aircraft ever to take to the skies. Nicknamed “Ole Yeller,” the special Shelby GT350 is sort of a road-going version of an especially legendary P-51D Mustang fighter…

Burnt Corvette, gun-toting Porsche 928 owners, mud-bogging Harleys and more: This Week On The Forums

This Week on the Forums: 07.15.2016“Pokemon Go” will be remembered as 2016’s biggest trainwreck. Every day there’s a news story about that app that offers you another reason to lose faith in humanity. And now with reports of Pokemon-related distracted driving crashes, it seems this epidemic can only get worse. But maybe the “Pokemon Go” chauffeur service can change that. According…

2017 Nissan GT-R

2017 Nissan GT-R, 2016 New York Auto ShowThe 2017 GT-R ranks as one of the world’s top-performing production cars. With a seemingly brutish character that hides a surprising level of capability and accessible performance, it’s pretty much a class of one. For 2017, the GT-R gets its most extensive update since the so-called R35 generation debuted as a 2007 model (we received it in the…