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Faraday Frozen: CEO's Ownership Stake and Mansions On Freeze Pending Lawsuit Faraday Frozen: CEO's Ownership Stake and Mansions On Freeze Pending Lawsuit

A Chinese company alleging that Faraday Future CEO Jia Yueting owes it $11 million for an overdue loan from 2016 convinced a California district court judge to freeze his ownership stake in the electric car startup, as well as four of his U.S. mansions, The Verge reports.

Another Day Another 1956 Ferrari 290 MM Selling For $22 Million Another Day Another 1956 Ferrari 290 MM Selling For $22 Million

A 1956 Ferrari 290 MM sold at a Los Angeles auction for $22 million. Unlike some of the other old Ferraris that sold at auction for a lot of money, this one was special because it had most of its original period parts and was restored by Ferrari itself. How neat is that?

This Kia Stinger Drag Racing a Tesla Model S 75D Is a Great Lesson in Torque

On paper, the Kia Stinger and Tesla Model S 75D have fairly similar power figures, which means it should make for an interesting contest in a short drag race. Yet the result is just another example of how important torque can be when trying to show off.

The Mid-Engine Corvette Delayed Six Months Over Last-Minute Overhaul: Report The Mid-Engine Corvette Delayed Six Months Over Last-Minute Overhaul: Report

While we’re fairly certain that a mid-engine Corvette is coming soon, we don’t really know when to expect it. The camouflaged cars we’ve been spotting suggests it could be soon, but GM Authority is reporting that the car has been delayed over an issue with its wiring harness.

This Video Proves NASCAR Would Be A Lot Better If Drivers Had to Drift the Roval

The 2019 Ford Mustang will race in NASCAR next year with Monster Energy NASCAR Cup champion Joey Logano behind the wheel, and to celebrate, Logano particiapated in some tandem drifting with Formula Drift champion Vaughn Gittin Jr. This has given me an idea.

Here's What a Porsche Taycan Sport Turismo Could Look Like Here's What a Porsche Taycan Sport Turismo Could Look Like

The same forums that brought you a great rending of what a production 2019 Porsche Taycan could look like have now used their skill and power to render a Porsche Taycan Sport Turismo. They even threw in a Targa render for the fun of it.

The Engineers Behind the 2019 Volvo S60 Recreated a Cute Photo of the Original 1956 Volvo Amazon The Engineers Behind the 2019 Volvo S60 Recreated a Cute Photo of the Original 1956 Volvo Amazon

Back in October, I was in California to check out the new 2019 Volvo S60, which I really liked. At a dinner with some of the folks at Volvo, a very kind, very tall Swedish man shared a photo of the car surrounded by people with bowler hats and umbrellas, and I’ve been trying to figure out why ever since.

The Updated 2020 Volkswagen Passat Is Basically Still the Same Car From 2011 The Updated 2020 Volkswagen Passat Is Basically Still the Same Car From 2011

Most of Volkswagen’s latest cars have shifted over to its MQB platform—which affords them plenty of powertrain and technology upgrades—but not the “new” 2020 Volkswagen Passat coming to the Detroit Auto Show. Nope, the new Passat is instead just a reskinned version of the same car introduced back in 2011, and VW isn’t…

The 2019 BMW 3 Series Is Back to Being a Great Driver's Car Even Without the Manual  The 2019 BMW 3 Series Is Back to Being a Great Driver's Car Even Without the Manual 

Where the outgoing car was dinged for a harsh ride, tight interior, vague steering and diminishing appeal, the all-new 2019 BMW 3 Series has an overhauled suspension, is stretched longer and wider, features reworked steering and has boosted both power and torque.

Giant Spools of Wire Attack Houston Highway Three Times in Two Months

A giant industrial spool for fiber optic cable fell off a truck and went cruising down the Houston highway yesterday. Strangely, it’s the third time a spool has fallen off a truck in the last two months, so get your conspiracies ready.

That Weird Notch on the 2019 BMW 3 Series Is Actually a Nod to the Iconic E46 That Weird Notch on the 2019 BMW 3 Series Is Actually a Nod to the Iconic E46

The world fell to silence on October 2 when BMW revealed the first awkward press photos of the seventh-generation 2019 BMW 3 Series. Why did the back end look like a Lexus? Why does the front have a weird notch in the headlights? Has BMW lost its mind? Well, no, it’s just the Germans trying to be cute.

Elon Musk On Losing Chairman Title, $20 Million Over a Tweet: 'I Do Not Respect the SEC' Elon Musk On Losing Chairman Title, $20 Million Over a Tweet: 'I Do Not Respect the SEC'

Elon Musk trash-talking the SEC on national television, Ghosn and Nissan indicted, China’s car sales are still slipping, and more in The Morning Shift for Monday, Dec. 10, 2018.

Hero Flies Aerial Banner Over Ford Headquarters Asking For a Ford GT Hero Flies Aerial Banner Over Ford Headquarters Asking For a Ford GT

Now that the application process for the Ford GT is open again, somebody has gone to great lengths to get the company’s attention by flying an aerial banner over Ford’s headquarters in Dearborn, Michigan at lunch time.

What Do You Want to Know About the 2019 BMW 3 Series? What Do You Want to Know About the 2019 BMW 3 Series?

It’s time again for a new BMW 3 Series. We do know the manual gearbox is pretty much dead this time, and we also know a lot of the engineering behind its new chassis. What we don’t yet know is what it’s like to drive. I’m about to find out, and I’m curious what you would like to know.

New Mystery Key Indicates We May Get Two Mid-Engine Sports Cars From GM New Mystery Key Indicates We May Get Two Mid-Engine Sports Cars From GM

Earlier this month, Jalopnik received an anonymous tip with two photos of what looked to be the key of a future mid-engine sports car from General Motors, the only snag is the car is supposed to be a Corvette and the key had a Cadillac badge. Now another key has cropped up, which is virtually identical except for one…

Here’s How the 2020 Porsche 911 Is Different From the Old One

The 2020 Porsche 911 Carrera S is all-new, and it’s bigger, faster and a little more awkward-looking. Here are the major differences between the new 992 generation and the outgoing 991.2.

The 2020 Audi E-Tron GT Concept Is an Incredibly Handsome 590 HP Electric The 2020 Audi E-Tron GT Concept Is an Incredibly Handsome 590 HP Electric

The 2020 Audi E-Tron GT Concept electric sedan is finally completely uncovered, showing off a stunning design and boasting 590 horsepower, an electric range of 248 miles, and a recharge time to 80 percent capacity in just 20 minutes with the same 800-volt system from the upcoming Porsche Taycan.

Here's More of the Gorgeous Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato Shooting Brake In Case You Forgot Here's More of the Gorgeous Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato Shooting Brake In Case You Forgot

I know we’re all busy studying the minute differences of the new 2019 Porsche 911 and enjoying the very early accidental reveal of the 2019 Jeep Gladiator pickup, but if you want to cleanse your palette with something British and beautiful, this Aston Martin Vanquish Zagato Shooting Brake in cool gray’s got you.

Get In Boys, We're Going K-Popping Get In Boys, We're Going K-Popping

Hyundai will win the hearts and minds of Americans with the upcoming 2020 Hyundai Palisade, and also K-Pop sensation group BTS.

Porsche Isn't Even Trying to Hide the New 911 Anymore

Porsche has yet to officially reveal the new 2020 Porsche 911, saving it for this week’s LA Auto Show, but they’ve gone ahead and uploaded a video of Mark Webber driving it without camouflage on its website, so here’s that.

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