Category: automotive

Toyota diesel hybrids under development – report

Toyota is working on at least one diesel-hybrid powertrain, according to a report coming out of Japan’s Best Car. According to that title’s well-placed sources, the cleaner electrified diesel setup is destined for commercials and off-road 4x4s. It doesn’t take...

/ August 3, 2021

Acura NSX to end production in blaze of glory with Type S

Production of the Acura NSX is coming to an end after the 2022 model year. Before it goes, though, Acura is promising one last hurrah, in the form of a Type S variant. Said to have performance improvements and limited...

/ August 3, 2021

Is It Time To Celebrate The R33 Skyline GT-R?

<!– Is It Time To Celebrate The R33 Skyline GT-R? – Speedhunters SHARE Is It Time To Celebrate The R33 Skyline GT-R? Perhaps we took things for granted; cars had a certain value and we accepted it. We knew what a...

/ August 2, 2021

2022 Honda NSX Type S spied and teased – UPDATE

A Honda NSX with new front and rear fascias has been snapped in camouflage in the US – and new teasers confirm it will wear the Type S nameplate. UPDATED, 3 August 2021: Honda’s US luxury brand Acura has confirmed...

/ August 2, 2021

Toyota Gazoo Racing to reproduce 40 Series LandCruiser parts

Happy 70th birthday to the Toyota LandCruiser, you made it! To celebrate, Toyota Gazoo Racing has announced it will reproduce spare parts for the popular four-wheel drive model. The parts produced will be specifically for the 40 Series LandCruiser, which...

/ August 2, 2021

Esteban Ocon wins chaotic Hungarian GP as Hamilton takes the F1 lead

BUDAPEST, Hungary  — Frenchman Esteban Ocon won a chaotic Hungarian Grand Prix on Sunday while an exhausted Lewis Hamilton finished third to take the Formula One championship lead from Max Verstappen by six points heading into the midseason break. Hamilton...

/ August 1, 2021

Cars Are Supposed To Be Fun: K-Swapping A Ferrari 308

<!– Cars Are Supposed To Be Fun: K-Swapping A Ferrari 308 – Speedhunters SHARE Cars Are Supposed To Be Fun: K-Swapping A Ferrari 308 our recent catch-up story, that doesn’t mean I think the car isn’t deserving of discussion. Quite the contrary....

/ August 1, 2021

2021 Formula One Hungarian Grand Prix: Round 11 wrap

Ocon wins while Vettel gets disqualified in one of the most chaotic and unpredictable races we’ve witnessed. The 2021 Formula One Hungarian Grand Prix began with Lewis Hamilton on pole position, unsurprisingly – but tension was high all weekend, especially...

/ August 1, 2021

Badge histories: British brands part 2

This piece is a followup to part 1, which you can check out here. Today, Rolls-Royce is held in such high esteem that it is a standard even for industries that have nothing to do with cars. Tell someone that...

/ July 31, 2021

Lewis Hamilton fueled by boos from crowd after Hungary pole

BUDAPEST — Seven-time Formula One champion Lewis Hamilton said booing from the crowd only fueled his determination after he took pole position in qualifying for Sunday’s Hungarian Grand Prix. The Mercedes driver is locked in a fierce battle with Red...

/ July 31, 2021