Automotive news, photos and videos – October 15th 2020

Sinroja Motorcycles Remind Us They’re Pros with This Custom BMW R80/7

2020-10-14 / Personally, I’ll never get tired of bespoke two-wheelers. If you feel the same, I’ll have the pleasure of inviting you to witness yet another stunning project

 

RodSpeed’s Custom Mercedes-AMG E53 Coupe Crawls on Vossen Wheels
RodSpeed’s Custom Mercedes-AMG E53 Coupe Crawls on Vossen Wheels

2020-10-14 / Vossen’s unmistakable products have been for many a tuner’s weapon of choice for breathtaking projects. This E53 definitely wears them with pride

 

LeBron James’ New Whip Is MVP-Worthy: A Mercedes-Maybach G650 Landaulet
LeBron James’ New Whip Is MVP-Worthy: A Mercedes-Maybach G650 Landaulet

2020-10-15 / Only 99 luxury SUVs were made since 2018 and The King now has one of them, probably bought to celebrate his fourth NBA Finals MVP

 

Audi TT RS “40 Years of Quattro” Has Collector Vibe for RS 3 Plus RS 5 Money
Audi TT RS “40 Years of Quattro” Has Collector Vibe for RS 3 Plus RS 5 Money

2020-10-15 / If we did the conversion in U.S. dollars for the German pricing, you could buy a 2020 RS 3 Sedan and a 2019 RS 5 Coupe or Sportback and still have spare change

 

UPDATE: Lamborghini Gundam Is a V10 Mobile Suit with Thrusters
UPDATE: Lamborghini Gundam Is a V10 Mobile Suit with Thrusters

2020-10-13 / While Japan has recently unveiled its real-life Gundam Robot, this rendering portrays the Lamborghini Huracan as a Mobile Suit Gundam machine

 

Entry-Level $70K Lucid Air Comes with DreamDrive, Largest Frunk Ever
Entry-Level $70K Lucid Air Comes with DreamDrive, Largest Frunk Ever

2020-10-15 / Lucid Air’s entry level electric sedan to be priced at $77,400 before U.S. Federal Tax Credit, still packs tons of features.

 

This App Monitors the Way You Drive, Helps Get Cheaper Insurance
This App Monitors the Way You Drive, Helps Get Cheaper Insurance

2020-10-15 / Sygic and Triglav join forces for the creation of a mobile app that keeps an eye on how you drive to help get insurance discounts

 

BMW Joins Expanding List of Automakers Recalling Electrified Cars Over Fire Risk
BMW Joins Expanding List of Automakers Recalling Electrified Cars Over Fire Risk

2020-10-15 / After Ford and Hyundai, the German premium automaker is the latest to reportedly have issues (that could lead to fire hazards) with electrified models

 

This Abandoned 1964 Chevrolet Impala Is Living Proof Age Has No Mercy
This Abandoned 1964 Chevrolet Impala Is Living Proof Age Has No Mercy

2020-10-15 / Checking out this abandoned ’64 Impala is a painful experience for car aficionados, but the good news is that this legend could soon be back on the road

 

The Duck Vehicle From "Batman Returns" Could Be Your Cheap Ticket Into the Club
The Duck Vehicle From “Batman Returns” Could Be Your Cheap Ticket Into the Club

2020-10-15 / Seller says he has one of the seven amphibious electric vehicles used for The Penguin’s ride in the 1992 film, is selling it for $16,000

 

This is How BMW's LaserLight Technology Works
This is How BMW’s LaserLight Technology Works

2020-10-13 / The technology which revolutionized headlights was first produced in 2014. Since then many have tried to top BMW’s technology but it remains the best out there.

 

2021 Hyundai Veloster N's New 8-Speed Transmission Explained
2021 Hyundai Veloster N’s New 8-Speed Transmission Explained

2020-10-10 / The hot hatch is getting new features and among them, an 8-speed wet dual-clutch transmission that improves the car’s overall performance.

 

This One-Owner 1970 Pontiac GTO 455 HO Is an Uncut Diamond
This One-Owner 1970 Pontiac GTO 455 HO Is an Uncut Diamond

2020-10-15 / A rare Pontiac GTO went on auction on eBay, and at first glance, it looks like a project car that’s worth taking home during these awful times

 

2020 SSC Tuatara Allegedly Snatches the Title of World's Fastest Production Car
2020 SSC Tuatara Allegedly Snatches the Title of World’s Fastest Production Car

2020-10-15 / There’s no word on the actual top speed achieved, but a local news outlet reports it’s the exact same stretch of U.S. highway used by Koenigsegg previously

 

2020 Harley-Davidson GMC Sierra Gets Goliath Supercharger, Hits 700 HP
2020 Harley-Davidson GMC Sierra Gets Goliath Supercharger, Hits 700 HP

2020-10-15 / 2020 Harley-Davidson GMC Sierra lands in Texas over at Hennessey, is treated with the Goliath 700 upgrade and now develops 700 hp

 

1967 Chevrolet Camaro RS/SS Looks Like It Was Ripped Apart by a Horde of Zombies
1967 Chevrolet Camaro RS/SS Looks Like It Was Ripped Apart by a Horde of Zombies

2020-10-15 / Anyone looking for a project car to restore should check out this Camaro; but be warned, bringing it back to tip-top shape won’t be an easy business

 

Refreshed 2022 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross Is First for Oceania, Second for U.S.
Refreshed 2022 Mitsubishi Eclipse Cross Is First for Oceania, Second for U.S.

2020-10-15 / America will be getting the facelifted crossover later during the first quarter of 2021, and unfortunately there’s even more unwelcome news

 

Catch of the Day: Man Fishes Stolen 1987 Chevrolet Camaro From Lake
Catch of the Day: Man Fishes Stolen 1987 Chevrolet Camaro From Lake

2020-10-15 / Not your regular bar find: stolen Camaro spends 32 years at the bottom of the lake, emerges in terrible condition and isn’t reunited with the owner

 

Google Releases a Highly Anticipated YouTube Music Feature on Android Auto
Google Releases a Highly Anticipated YouTube Music Feature on Android Auto

2020-10-15 / The Mountain View-based technology company has promised to improve YouTube Music in the car, and a queue button seems to be the first step

 

Here’s Yet Another Android Auto Bug That Nobody Knows How to Fix
Here’s Yet Another Android Auto Bug That Nobody Knows How to Fix

2020-10-15 / A new bug that prevents phones from casting Android Auto to head units inside the car is now hitting several devices with nobody being able to figure out a fix