WATCH: Interview with NASCAR’s Tommy Regan about Sonoma debut

TweetAmericaJR’s Jason Rzucidlo spoke one-on-one with NASCAR driver Tommy Regan. Born in Pleasanton, California, not far from the Sonoma Raceway, Regan will be returning to his home turf to kick off the next chapter in his NASCAR career and fulfill his lifelong dream of driving in a NASCAR Cup Series race. On June 25, 2017, the 39-year-old NASCAR driver Tommy Regan will race, against 39 of the best stock car drivers in the world, on the uniquely technical 2.52-mile Sonoma Raceway. Find out what he hopes to learn from theRead More

AeroMobil, Unique Limited Edition Flying Car, Launched at Top Marques Monaco Show

Tweet Monte Carlo, Monaco – AeroMobil, an advanced engineering company, has today unveiled the new model of the AeroMobil Flying Car at Top Marques Monaco, the world’s most exclusive supercar show. This launch fulfils the company’s commitment to deliver a commercially available flying car in 2017 and be ready to take pre-orders for the limited first edition. The unveiling of the ground breaking AeroMobil underlines its leadership in this innovative field and the company’s determination to transform travel by making the flying car a reality. The AeroMobil Flying Car hasRead More

PHOTOS: Testing underway for Detroit’s new QLine streetcar

TweetDetroit’s new QLine (M-1 Rail) streetcar is undergoing testing before its big launch on May 12, 2017. Watch as the new light rail streetcar makes its way up and down Woodward Avenue in downtown and midtown Detroit. The line will make a 6.6-mile loop around Woodward Avenue. There are 20 stops between Grand Boulevard and Larned Street. Each ride will cost $1.50 when it opens for business on May 12. Streetcars will feature modern amenities air-conditioning, heat and come equipped with bike racks and Wi-Fi. Former WDIV-TV 4 Anchor CarmenRead More

2018 Hyundai Elantra GT, 2018 Subaru Legacy premiere at Chicago Auto Show

TweetCHICAGO — One midsize sedan and a compact car made their debut at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show. That’s the 2018 Hyundai Elantra GT and the 2018 Subaru Legacy. Both were product refreshes from the outgoing models. Let’s begin with the 2018 Elantra GT. It’s based on the i30 model that is headed to Europe. Two versions of the Elantra will be offered: the GT and the GT Sport. The 2018 Elantra will be lower, wider, and longer than the outgoing model. In addition, it offers tech-savvy features like HDRead More

WATCH: 2018 Hyundai Elantra GT debuts at Chicago Auto Show

TweetAmericaJR’s Jason Rzucidlo reports from McCormick Place for the 2017 Chicago Auto Show. In this video, watch for an interview with Scott Margason, director, product planning at Hyundai Motor America. Lower, wider, and longer, the all-new Elantra GT adds a more aggressive stance and interior volume to its clean European style and driving dynamics. When the new hatchback arrives this summer, shoppers can choose between two models, the efficient, smooth running GT, or the more powerful and fun-to-drive GT Sport. Elantra GT is based on the new-generation i30 model designedRead More

2017 Ram 1500 Copper Sport, Heavy Duty Night Editions debut at Chicago Auto Show

TweetCHICAGO — FiatChrysler Automobiles introduced its the Ram 1500 Copper Sport and limited editions of its Heavy Duty Ram 2500 and Ram 3500 pickup trucks being called “Night Editions.” The unveilings took place on Thursday at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show. Let’s begin with the Copper Sport. Only 3,000 units will be produced in this new radiant Copper Pearl color. It comes with a 9-speaker Alpine® premium audio system with subwoofer and 22-inch polished aluminum wheels (two-wheel drive). “Chicago Auto Show is a great place to make truck news,” saidRead More

2017 Nissan Titan XD King Cab, 2017 Mitsubishi Outlander Sport Limited debut at Chicago Auto Show

TweetCHICAGO — Nissan took the wraps off its Titan King Cab pickup truck and Mitsubishi introduced its Outlander Sport Limited Edition on Thursday. Those were two of the debuts from the first media day of the 2017 Chicago Auto Show. Nissan has cemented itself as a serious player in the truck segment. They are looking to compete with best-selling vehicles such as the Ford F-150, Chevrolet Silverado and RAM 1500. The Japanese automaker now has five pickup trucks in its current line-up. “Our new baby is this King Cab, we’reRead More

Subaru Debuts 2018 Legacy at the Chicago Auto Show With More Elegant Styling, Upgraded Interior, New Safety Features and Advanced Multimedia

TweetCHERRY HILL, N.J. — Subaru of America, Inc., which posted its eighth consecutive year of record-breaking sales, today announced that it will debut the 2018 Legacy midsize sedan at the 2017 Chicago Auto Show on February 9th. The new Legacy features revised styling and significant upgrades to comfort, safety, and multimedia capability. In addition to major changes, myriad smaller engineering and design details throughout the 2018 Legacy enhance the driving experience. The 2018 Subaru Legacy will go on sale this summer. The 2018 Legacy, the roomiest sedan in the midsizeRead More

The Rinspeed Oasis concept is one of the must-see vehicles at the 2017 NAIAS

TweetDETROIT — Tucked away in the far right corner of Cobo Center is one of the coolest, futuristic vehicles at the 2017 North American International Auto Show (NAIAS). I’m talking about the Rinspeed Oasis concept car. It’s an electric vehicle that can be shared or owned through a ride-hailing app. The Oasis is described as “a garden plot on wheels for the urban jungle.” It features a garden area behind the windshield that has enough space for growing radishes or even little Bonsai trees. The driver or passenger can accessRead More

WATCH: Infiniti QX50 Concept revealed at 2017 NAIAS in Detroit

TweetAmericaJR’s Garrett Godwin reports from Cobo Center for the 2017 North American International Auto Show. In this video, watch for an exclusive interview with Alfonso Albaisa, Executive Design Director for Infiniti. The QX50 Concept shows how Infiniti could develop its future presence in the world’s fastest-growing vehicle segment. A ‘cabin-forward’ silhouette combines with muscular lines and flowing surfaces to telegraph its purpose as a dynamic and practical crossover. With a downsized capacity and high power and torque, the 2.0-liter VC-Turbo engine boasts an impressive specific power output – higher thanRead More