Nissan Titan Surfcamp Automotive News Featured Nissan 

The Nissan Titan Surfcamp is the Perfect Summer Vehicle

OK, before we get anyone’s hopes up, we should note that the Nissan Titan Surfcamp is just a concept designed to attract some attention at the annual International Convention of Allied Sportfishing Trades show in Orlando, Florida. Unlike some totally over-the-top concepts, however, if you’re determined — and have plenty of cash set aside for accessories — you should be able to put together something almost as cool without too much trouble. To build the Surfcamp, Nissan started with a Titan XD Diesel Midnight Edition Crew Cab, and added a slew…

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Supra Goodwood Automotive News Featured Toyota 

Watch the Toyota Supra Storm the Hill at Goodwood: Video

We’ve written about the forthcoming Toyota Supra plenty over the last year or so, and this morning, we got the first official view of the car in motion. The setting was the gearhead paradise of Lord March’s driveway at the legendary Goodwood Festival of Speed, and race driver Herwig Daenens was joined by the project’s chief engineer Tetsuya Tada for the brief jaunt. This is the part where we remember that one of the coolest automotive events in the world, which attracts some of the craziest hardware on the planet, is held…

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Ford Fusion Automotive News Featured Ford 

Report Says Next Ford Fusion Will be an Outback Competitor

Ford sent shock waves through the industry when it announced it was going to pull virtually all its cars from the domestic market. But a new report from our friends at Bloomberg says the Ford Fusion won’t disappear, and will become a Subaru Outback competitor. According to unnamed sources inside the company, the reason is that the Blue Oval spent boat loads of cash developing and marketing the Fusion nameplate, and isn’t all that keen on seeing it wasted. We actually think a Subaru fighter this is a great idea,…

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Volkswagen ID R Automotive News Featured Volkswagen 

The Volkswagen ID R is the King of Pikes Peak: Video

The Pikes Peak Hill Climb is held every year in Colorado Springs, and it’s one of the oldest races in the United States. The timed run up the twisting, 12.42-mile road to the 14,115-foot summit at  is contested by teams from around the globe, and this year, Volkswagen bested them all. Driver Romain Dumas piloted the company’s electric ID R race car up the mountain in just 7:57.148, which was quick enough to not only break the record for an electric car by nearly a minute, but the overall record as…

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Supra NASCAR Automotive News Featured Toyota 

Toyota is Bringing the Supra to NASCAR’s Xfinity Series: Video

There’s been a lot of speculation  about whether the forthcoming Supra would get a manual transmission. And now we know there will be at least one version that has three pedals — because Toyota is bringing the Supra to NASCAR. The new competitor will take to the track for the start of the 2019 season, at the legendary Daytona International Speedway in Florida. Previous generations of the Supra raced in Japan’s Super GT Series and at the 24 Hours of Le Mans, but as race fans know, the NASCAR machine will…

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