Autos: News

Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s formidable legacy will continue off the track

Wednesday  04:30,   26 april 2017
Sporting News

The suddenness and finality of Dale Earnhardt Jr.’s Tuesday retirement announcement may have sent shock waves through the world of NASCAR racing, but from a global viewpoint, the timing couldn’t be more appropriate.And it’s not as if NASCAR’s[...]

Dale Earnhardt Jr.'s farewell tour: These tracks are No. 88's best chances to win before retirement

Wednesday  02:25,   26 april 2017
Sporting News

Dale Earnhardt Jr. is retiring after 18 seasons in NASCAR on his own terms, but he still has 28 races this season to attempt to end a winless drought which dates to 2015. Research Research New Used New & Used Make (e.g. Chevrolet) [...]

NASCAR star Dale Earnhardt Jr. to retire at end of season

Tuesday  23:20,   25 april 2017
Associated Press

Dale Earnhardt Jr. abruptly announced his retirement at the end of the season Tuesday, a decision that will cost NASCAR its most popular driver as the series scrambles to rebuild its fan base. At a news conference, Earnhardt said he "wanted the[...]

Ford Mustang Named Best-Selling Sports Car on Earth

Tuesday  21:41,   25 april 2017

<p>Ford has built more than 395,000 current-generations Mustangs since 2015.</p>In 2016, Ford recorded a growth in global Mustang sales of 6 percent from the prior year. Currently, the Mustang is sold in 140 countries and six more are also in[...]

Spied! 2018 Range Rover Velar SVR Tests at the Nurburgring

Tuesday  19:45,   25 april 2017
Motor Trend

<p>High-performance variant spotted for the first time</p>Caught lapping the Nrburgring by our intrepid spy photographers, the upcoming Velar receives Range Rover's SVR treatment in the form of larger-diameter front and rear brakes. They[...]

Ford Mustang Versus Chevy Camaro Rivalry Growing in China

Tuesday  19:43,   25 april 2017

<p>Detroit muscle is gaining popularity in the East.</p>This is happening for a few reasons. Chinese automotive tastes growing more similar to America's, and American cars are aspirational in China. That's why Buick is their number one luxury[...]

2017 Nissan Rogue Sport Starts at $22,380

Tuesday  19:41,   25 april 2017
Motor Trend

Slightly smaller crossover is $2,380 cheaper than RogueAs we reported previously, the Nissan Rogue Sport is just over a foot longer than the standard Rogue and has a 2.3-inch shorter wheelbase. Unlike its larger sibling, the Rogue Sport does not get [...]

Dale Earnhardt Jr. Will Retire With More Than $400 Million In Career Earnings

Tuesday  18:40,   25 april 2017

Racing icon Dale Earnhardt Jr. will retire at the end of the 2017 season after 18 years on the track. His career earnings of $410 million are second most in Nascar history behind Jeff Gordon.Earnhardt made his Cup debut in May 1999 and won his first [...]

NASCAR fan picked the absolute worst time to ask Dale Earnhardt Jr. for a selfie

Tuesday  17:22,   25 april 2017
For The Win

<p>Maybe this fan didn't realize what was going on with Dale Earnhardt Jr. on Monday during the Food City 500 in Bristol, so he might deserve a pass for this failed attempt at getting a selfie with the legendary driver while he was en route[...]

Dale Earnhardt, Jr. to retire after 2017 season

Tuesday  16:41,   25 april 2017
Sports Illustrated

Dale Earnhardt, Jr. announced on Tuesday he will retire from competitive racing after the 2017 season.&nbsp;Earnhardt, 42, has won 26 times in the Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series during his career and has been named the sport's most popular[...]

Loose lug nut likely will result in fine for Martin Truex Jr.

Tuesday  08:15,   25 april 2017

Issue with the No. 78 Furniture Row Racing Toyota is caught in post-race inspection.NASCAR officials said they would announce later this week what that will cost Truex and his team, but all indications are that it will be a $10,000 fine with no[...]

Crashed Tesla Model X Owner Trapped by Falcon Doors, Asking for $1.1 Million

Monday  20:50,   24 april 2017

<p>Tesla says the electric crossover crashed at high-speed and is refusing to pay.</p>Tada is now asking Tesla for 8 million yuan, or over $1.1 million in today's exchange rates, for reparations, citing "serious mental harm" involving[...]

NASCAR driver Chris Buescher helps fans amid flash floods at Bristol Motor Speedway

Monday  20:50,   24 april 2017
Larry Brown Sports

Bristol Motor Speedway has been rocked with rain this past weekend. Normally, it’s not that big a deal but the short track has NASCAR and rain is the root of all evil for NASCAR and its fans. A rain delay makes everyone mad. NASCAR, the networks,[...]

Bridgestone Set to Introduce Airless Tires

Monday  17:45,   24 april 2017

<p>You can finally leave the air pump at home.</p>When it comes to tires, there are generally three things to consider-size, tread life and tire pressure. Once you've figured out the proper size needed and your new rubber has been mounted,[...]

Alonso embracing challenges of his 'Indy 500 adventure'

Monday  02:35,   24 april 2017
Associated Press

Fernando Alonso is on a personal "Indy 500 adventure" that is both a labor of love and ambition for the two-time Formula One[...]