Car Reviews

2015 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 2WD LS Review

Redefining the words entry-level pickup.

2015 Audi S3 Review

A hero in a half-shell.

2015 Range Rover HSE Review

Conspicuous consumption done right.

2015 Toyota Highlander Hybrid Limited Review

From good to slightly more good.

The Daily Driver

Our auto journalists give daily impressions of the cars they drive.

2015 Volkswagen Golf

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Let's see what's new in automotive recalls this week.

Notice a theme with this week's recall roundup? This is a big week for the Takata recall, which began because some of their airbag inflators started exploding in clouds of shrapnel, rather than, you know, inflating an airbag. Now, Takata's finally issued a recall of its own. The company is still compiling the full list of vehicles; all we know for now is that this recall will affect a staggering 34 million vehicles in the United States.

Minor Speed Bump: Google's Self-Driving Vehicles Were Involved in 11 Accidents

Google states self-driving cars were never the cause of the accident.

Equipped with cameras, radar, and copious amounts of sensors, self-driving cars are better drivers than the humans operating them. Driver error causes 94 percent of crashes, so, in a self-driving car, the margin of error is greatly reduced using state-of-the-art modern technology. However, though self-driving cars have the potential to be more competent drivers than we are, they're not immune to the realities of human error.

Cars Ready To Go the Distance: 10 High Performance GT Vehicles #CarPorn

These Grand Tourers travel in comfort and style.

For those of you who like to drool over ridiculously good-looking cars, you are not alone. Car Porn is's weekly series where we bring you 10 swoon-worthy automobiles every Wednesday that will always be easy on the eyes and get you through the rest of the week!

5 Unavoidable Auto Mechanic Services You Never Want to Attempt Yourself

Even DIY owners should plan on skipping these services.

Even with a garage full of tools, there will inevitably come a time when all but the most experienced of shade-tree mechanics will have to seek the help of a professional. If you've forgotten what it's like to shell out huge dollars for your car, here's a reminder. These are five services for the pros.

BMW's New M6 Competition Package Will Satisfy Your Need for Even More Speed

Adding more power to stay ahead of the, um, competition.

Do you like fast cars? Do you like it when those fast cars are made even faster, without any harm to the precious factory warranty? Of course you do. So does BMW; the automaker announced a new version of its Competition Package on all variants of the M6 super-coupe, and it's all about making this fast car even faster. It's also about making your wallet ever so slightly lighter.

2010 vs 2015: The Dodge Charger Has Morphed from Muscle-Car Throwback to Something New Entirely

Slimmed-down trim offerings make for unusual comparisons.

What have the last five years done to our favorite rides? If you're in the market for a new vehicle, it might be prudent to take a look at some previous model years. We all know that saying about cars depreciating as soon as they're driven off the lot, but how much do they depreciate after half-a-decade? Are there options you simply can't live without today, that weren't available five years ago?

These Are the 10 Coolest Cars Under $18,000, According to Kelley Blue Book

Shopping for value doesn't mean you have to be boring.

When you're looking for a new car on a budget, some folks think that you need to sacrifice some degree of personal preference to find a vehicle that suits your wallet; in essence, they assume that cheap cars lack the same intrigue that their more expensive counterparts have. That's about as far from the case as it gets; as many auto writers have noted, small, inexpensive cars can still be very fun to drive, and they're pretty easy on the eyes, too.

The 2016 Chevrolet Camaro Sticks to Its Guns, but Those Guns Are Bigger than Ever

Actually, its guns come in a wide variety of sizes now.

This ain't no stinkin' refresh. The 2016 Chevrolet Camaro is an all-new car, marking the venerable nameplate's sixth generation. With the Ford Mustang receiving a hefty update in the past year, the pony-car wars are once again in full swing. For 2016, the Camaro brings all sorts of updates - new engines, new tech, you name it. The next year is going to get very interesting as we await the arrival of this beast.

Bang for Your Buck: 2015 Lexus GS 350 vs. the Used-Car Market

Checking out a new car's competition from the used-car market.

It's no surprise that buyers often compare both new and used cars. For a given price point, the market for potential cars explodes once you start looking away from new cars alone. Yes, you might give up the warranty, but if you're looking for something unique, used cars provide a good value ... provided you pick the right one. Bang for Your Buck takes a look at five used cars you could get with the money you'd spend on the new car we've tested recently.

Following Their Tracks: 10 Legendary Women of NASCAR Racing

These stunning speedsters paved the way for females in racing.

While traditional school of thought has viewed racing to be a man's sport, females comprise 38 percent of viewing audiences. Throughout the years, the world of auto racing has seen several impactful women rise through its ranks, encouraging more to do so. Racing is one of the few sports where men and women are able to compete side-by-side. In its 66-year history, NASCAR has seen 40 female drivers. We pay tribute to 10 of these greats.

GALLERY: Porsche 911 GT3 R: $500,000 Worth of Awesome

The new legit racer brings less weight, better speed, and more safety.

We've already told you how pants-soilingly awesome the 911 GT3 RS is - even though it's got a freaking automatic transmission, so it should come as no surprise that the genuine race car version - the 500-plus hp 911 GT3 R - is a car for which you might want to head to Costco for some Depends.

Audi Announces 2016 Lineup and Pricing: New Engines, New Colors, New Screens

VW's luxury brand has big things in store. Big car things.

Audi has been slowly teasing news about its 2016 lineup for a few weeks now, releasing bits about the '16 TT and the '16 A8, but the luxury automaker, part of the Volkswagen group, recently announced details of its entire 2016 fleet. Audi (and VW) is struggling mightily to gain a foothold in the U.S. market, and things are going well so far.

New Billion-Dollar Uber Suit Alleges Its Founders Stole the Technology

The evidence against the ride-sharing pioneer is mounting

Kevin Halpern, owner of Celluride Wireless Inc. just slapped Uber Technologies Inc. with an uber-lawsuit, to the tune of $1 billion. Halpern is alleging that he began his Celluride concept back in 2002, creating a peer-to-peer service allowing passengers to summon drivers using their cell phones and to track the drivers using GPS technology.

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Top Five (truly) Kick-Ass Car videos for May 15th

It is no less than an exciting week in the world of car videos - from the serious and precautionary to the downright fun. From Dallas to Dubai and back again, Web2Carz brings you another installment in our weekly Top Five (truly) Kick-Ass Car Videos.