Sports Cars

Best Cars for a Netflix and Chill

By Matt Schmitz on February 8, 2016


CARS.COM — Back in the day, when a frisky fella wanted some alone time with his best girl, he'd just drive up to Blueberry Hill for some "necking" or "parking," in the parlance of the times. Nowadays, the youngsters call… Read More

Best Cars for a Netflix and Chill

By Matt Schmitz on February 8, 2016

CARS.COM — Back in the day, when a frisky fella wanted some alone time with his best girl, he'd just drive up to Blueberry Hill for some "necking" or "parking," in the parlance of the times. Nowadays, the youngsters call… Read More

DeLorean Releases First Commercial for Revived DMC-12

By Matt Schmitz on February 5, 2016

CARS.COM — After announcing just last month that limited production of the '80s-fabulous DeLorean will resume, the boutique automaker isn't wasting any time spreading the news. DeLorean Motor Co. today released the first commercial for the resurrected DeLorean DMC-12, the… Read More

Best of the 'Bowl: Cars.com's Favorite Super Bowl Ads

By Matt Schmitz on February 5, 2016

CARS.COM — Last Year's Super Bowl attracted an estimated 114 million viewers, which is why CBS, the game network this year, can charge advertisers a reported $5 million for the amount of time it takes to reheat your coffee in… Read More

2016 Porsche Macan S Review

By Joe Bruzek on February 4, 2016

CARS.COM — The 2016 Porsche Macan S SUV delivers high performance in an unlikely shape. You can spend similar money on larger SUVs, but they can't rival the Macan's combination of driving experience and luxury interior. Find out more in my… Read More

Audi R8 Stars in Astronaut-Themed Super Bowl Ad

By Matt Schmitz on February 3, 2016

CARS.COM — While many automakers' Super Bowl commercials go for laughs, Audi's shoots for the moon. In its minutelong TV spot, "Commander," set to air during the first quarter of the big game on Sunday, Volkswagen's luxury division draws a… Read More

Recall Alert: 2011-2016 Dodge Charger

By Matt Schmitz on February 3, 2016

CARS.COM Vehicles Affected: Approximately 440,000 model-year 2011-16 Dodge Charger sedans The Problem: Fiat Chrysler Automobiles is conducting a voluntary recall to supply wheel chocks for the affected vehicles. Per instructions in the vehicle's owner's manual, the chocks are employed when… Read More

Acura's Super Bowl Ad Gets Engines Running ... With the Devil

By Matt Schmitz on January 29, 2016

CARS.COM — Throw up your devil horns and hide the brown M&Ms 'cause Van Halen will be rocking Super Bowl 50 in a commercial for the 2017 Acura NSX. The devilishly clever 60-second TV spot features the iconic rock band's… Read More

Video: Five Cool Things About the 2016 McLaren 570S Coupe

By Kelsey Mays on January 28, 2016

CARS.COM — We got up close and personal with the 2016 McLaren 570S supercar at Roebling Road Raceway outside Savannah, Ga., and found several cool things beyond its track performance — like those "dihedral" doors, for example. Watch the video… Read More

DeLorean Comes Back for the Future

By Matt Schmitz on January 27, 2016

CARS.COM — A blast from the past is coming back for the future. More than three decades after its ignominious ending, the DeLorean, a gull-winged, stainless-steel sports car — iconic thanks to the "Back to the Future" film series —… Read More

2017 Porsche 718 Boxster and 718 Boxster S: First Look

By Aaron Bragman on January 27, 2016

CARS.COM Competes with: BMW Z4, Mercedes-Benz SLC-Class, Chevrolet Corvette Looks like: A more muscular take on the Boxster Drivetrains: 300-horsepower, turbocharged 2.0-liter four-cylinder or 350-hp, turbocharged 2.5-liter four-cylinder (S models); six-speed manual or dual-clutch automatic transmission; rear-wheel drive Hits dealerships:… Read More