Cool Animation Explains How The Nissan Titan Diesel Has So Much Torque

The 2016 Nissan Titan XD's 5.0 Cummins diesel V8 is designed for longevity and low-noise output. But the M² "two-stage" two-turbo setup is where that beastly 555 lb-ft of torque figure, and theoretically robust powerband, come from. Here's how it works. » 1/28/15 2:33pm Yesterday 2:33pm

Here's How Much It Costs To Fix Dents On The Aluminum 2015 Ford F-150

Yesterday gave their pristine 2015 Ford F-150 some enthusiastic thwacks with a sledgehammer, putting two dimples in the quarter panel and cracking the taillight. Today they got the bill, and they're saying it cost four times as much to repair the aluminum bed versus old-school steel. » 1/27/15 1:34pm Tuesday 1:34pm

2015 Land Rover Discovery Sport: Do They Have Soccer Practice On Hoth?

There's something pretty magical about finding yourself, just one hour off a plane, two hours' sleep stored in your body, behind the wheel of an SUV with studded tires, driving blindly into a white wasteland where you can't even discern the divide between sky and land. The SUV is the Discovery Sport, the land is… » 1/26/15 12:00pm Monday 12:00pm

Watch What Happens When You Sledgehammer An Aluminum 2015 Ford F-150

The editors of have finally posted what skeptics of the aluminum-bodied 2015 Ford F-150 have been demanding: An independently sanctioned bludgeoning of the truck's quarter panel. Here's how it held up. » 1/26/15 11:43am Monday 11:43am

How Do We Feel About Decorative Puddle Lamps On Fancy Cars?

The 2014 Range Rover Sport throws this pompous batsignal on the sidewalk every time you unlock it. I think it's great Land Rover can still think up ways to tell plebeians I'm better than them. My girlfriend says it's more embarrassing than my matching Land Rover socks and belt. What do you think? » 1/26/15 10:16am Monday 10:16am

​The 2015 Jeep Renegade Is Just As Good As You Hoped It Would Be

If any automaker is going to inject some enthusiasm into the clinical appliances that pass as small CUVs it's Jeep. Who else would make a passable off-roader with not one, but two removable roof panels and then slap a freaking yeti on the trunk lid? Jeep would, because Jeep people are kinda nuts. And nuts is what the… » 1/23/15 12:00pm Friday 12:00pm

Build Your Own Land Rover Discovery Sport: 'Cheap' Luxury Off-Roader?

With a starting price of about $37,000, a tidy look and decidedly impressive off-road specs, the 2015 Land Rover Discovery Sport is poised to outclass the crap out of the small premium SUV market. The online configurator just went live; put one together and let us know how you'd spec it! » 1/23/15 11:44am Friday 11:44am

Ken Block's Snow-Slaying Off-Road RaptorTRAX Looks Even Cooler Up Close

Ken Block was lucky enough to have been given an F-150 Raptor as a gift from Ford, and what'd he do with it? Hack the thing up into an unholy frankentruck with a supercharged heart and claws of a snowcat. Here's our first closeup look at the insane rig while it's standing still. » 1/22/15 4:24pm 1/22/15 4:24pm

What It's Like To Drive Off-Road With Robby Gordon When He's Winning

When the last stage of the 2015 Dakar Rally was cut down to a short off-road sprint due to weather, it was finally Robby Gordon's time to shine. Hear what his team had to say at the end of the epic rally, and try to hang on to your lunch through these cockpit-view clips from the last bit of the race. » 1/22/15 3:26pm 1/22/15 3:26pm

The 2015 Jeep Renegade Is A Six-Speed Manual 4x4 For Under $20,000

Looks like the 2015 Jeep Renegade's official price tag has leaked with the base Sport trim starting at $17,995 and the Trailhawk ringing up at $25,995 before options. 4WD is worth $2,000; that means you'll be able to get a three-pedal four-wheelin' version for just under twenty grand. » 1/22/15 2:45pm 1/22/15 2:45pm

Looks Like Mitsubishi Is Bringing The Montero Name Back

"The return of a legend." That's what the teaser image says, with the image of a distinctly SUV-like vehicle sitting atop a sand dune. What else could it be besides the Montero, the rugged sport utility vehicle from the days when Mitsubishi's lineup was actually kind of awesome? » 1/22/15 2:11pm 1/22/15 2:11pm