Category: Auto

Beyoncé, NAACP Launch Initiative To Support Black-Owned Businesses

Songstress Beyoncé has continually used her platform and resources to uplift and empower marginalized communities. Her latest philanthropic initiative is focused on providing support for Black-owned businesses that have been significantly impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic. Through her BeyGOOD Foundation, the Houston native teamed up with the NAACP for the creation of a grant campaign […]

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Rihanna, Jack Dorsey Address Digital Divide In Barbados

Songstress and mogul Rihanna is the queen of philanthropy. After leading several initiatives for COVID-19 relief and to combat racial injustice, she’s now on a mission to address the digital divide. According to Harper’s Bazaar, she recently donated iPads to students in need in Barbados. The donation was a collaborative effort between her nonprofit organization […]

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Hyundai i30 N Hits The Track In Facelifted Form With A DCT

<!––> <!––> The Hyundai i30 N has been a runaway success for the South Korean automaker and for 2021, it will receive a facelift and be available with a dual-clutch transmission. Following in the footsteps of the rest of the i30 range, the new hot hatch will receive updated front and rear fascias that promise […]

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Janelle Monáe And Congresswoman Maxine Waters Combat Food Insecurity In Los Angeles

Amid the coronavirus pandemic, songstress Janelle Monáe has been on a mission to combat food insecurity among vulnerable populations. The Kansas City native recently teamed up with Congresswoman Maxine Waters to provide meals for families in need in Los Angeles, UPI reported. The effort was led through Monáe’s Wondalunch food program. The initiative was designed […]

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‘Nice Little Bronco You Got There…’ – Jeep Fights Newfound Competition With Muscle

<img data-attachment-id="1727638" data-permalink="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/2020/07/nice-little-bronco-you-got-there-jeep-fights-newfound-competition-with-muscle/attachment/10705659/" data-orig-file="https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/10705659.jpg" data-orig-size="960,538" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="Jeep 392" data-image-description=" Опубликовано Jeep Суббота, 11 июля 2020 г. ” data-medium-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/10705659-450×252.jpg” data-large-file=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/10705659-610×342.jpg” class=”aligncenter wp-image-1727638 size-large” src=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/10705659-610×342.jpg” alt=”Jeep/Facebook” width=”610″ height=”342″ srcset=”https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/10705659-610×342.jpg 610w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/10705659-75×42.jpg 75w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/10705659-450×252.jpg 450w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/10705659-768×430.jpg 768w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/10705659-120×67.jpg 120w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/10705659-800×450.jpg 800w, https://www.thetruthaboutcars.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/07/10705659.jpg 960w” sizes=”(max-width: 610px) 100vw, 610px”> Having watched The Hunt for Red October last night, your author […]

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Could Lincoln Make A Ford Mustang Mach-E-Based Electric Crossover?

<!––> <!––> Had the coronavirus pandemic not hit, Lincoln and Rivian would have been working to bring an all-electric SUV to the market. However, this does not mean Lincoln is abandoning its electrification plans as it ultimately wants to release a selection of all-electric vehicles, one of which could be a compact crossover. Details about […]

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Ford Calls New Coronavirus-Related Restrictions At Mexican Factories “Not Sustainable”

Ford has taken issue with the new staffing restrictions imposed on factories building car parts in Mexico due to the coronavirus, going as far as calling them “not sustainable”. Factories in the Mexican state of Chihuahua, where Ford has an engine plant and many auto parts suppliers, are ordered to limit the employee attendance to […]

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Watch The Ferrari SF90 Stradale Accelerate Like A Bat Out Of Hell

<!––> <!––> The Ferrari SF90 Stradale was recently driven by a handful of journalists, and as we eagerly await to see the first video reviews, Motorsport Magazine has dropped this acceleration video of the plug-in hybrid supercar. Ferrari’s SF90 Stradale represents the absolute pinnacle of the Italian car manufacturer’s production car technology that promises to […]

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2011 Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG Roadster Exudes A Muscular Elegance

Production of the Mercedes-Benz SLS AMG ended six years ago, yet despite the relatively new status, it’s already a modern classic. Built in two body styles, coupe and roadster, the successor of the SLR McLaren, which was replaced by the smaller and less powerful AMG GT, had a front mid-engine and rear-wheel drive layout. During […]

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Hate Crime Or Overreaction? Mustang Driver In Trouble For Leaving Tire Marks On Pride Crosswalk

June was LGBT Pride Month and the West Vancouver Police Department celebrated the occasion by unveiling a rainbow-colored crosswalk outside the station. At the time, the department said “While our Pride flag may have come down for the year, the new crosswalk will remain as a statement of our commitment to promote inclusion, diversity, and […]

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Tesla’s Way Of Promoting Autopilot Is Misleading, Claims Lawsuit In Germany

Tesla’s much-discussed Autopilot feature will be the subject of a lawsuit in a German court that’s scheduled to rule next week. The Californian carmaker was sued by the Center for Protection Against Unfair Competition, a German non-profit organization funded by companies and industry groups, about the way the automaker is promoting their partially automated driver-assistance […]

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Mercedes-AMG GLC 63 S Coupe Is One Shockingly Fast SUV

<!––> <!––> Outfitted with a roaring 4.0-liter twin-turbocharged V8, the Mercedes-AMG GLC 63 S Coupe is an absolute beast of a thing, as Matt Farah recently found out. All AMG-badged SUVs from Mercedes-Benz are pretty special and the GLC 63 S Coupe is no different. While you may not be a fan of the ongoing […]

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Lamborghini Huracan EVO Spyder Trucked Away After Blocking EV Charger In Frankfurt

A bright green Lamborghini Huracan EVO Spyder has been craned onto a truck and driven away after parking in a spot dedicated to electric vehicles in Frankfurt, Germany. This image was shared on Twitter by the Frankfurt police department and quickly garnered quite a lot of attention. The photo reveals that a black Tesla Model […]

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Honda Buys 1% Stake In CATL, Will Jointly Develop EV Batteries

Honda is making a small investment in Chinese battery maker Contemporary Amperex Technology (CATL), as the two companies are set to jointly develop batteries for electric vehicles going forward. We’ve known since last year that CATL would develop batteries with Honda, while also supplying batteries to Tesla, Toyota and Volkswagen, according to Autonews. The carmaker […]

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2021 Porsche 911 Turbo S Puts The ‘F’ In Fast, Goes Flat-Out On The Autobahn

The impressive performance that the 2021 Porsche 911 Turbo S is capable of makes for a sports car that certainly punches above its weight. A true supercar killer with a starting price of $203,500 and $216,300 for the Coupe and Cabriolet respectively, in the United States, it was recently subjected to a top speed run […]

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Harley-Davidson To Lay Off 500 Employees This Year As Part Of Turnaround Plan

Harley-Davidson announced it will lay off 500 employees this year as part of efforts to revive the struggling U.S. motorcycle maker. According to “The Rewire” restructuring strategy laid out by the company’s new CEO Jochen Zeitz, Chief Financial Officer John Olin will leave Harley-Davidson effective immediately. He will be replaced temporarily by treasurer Darrell Thomas. […]

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