2019 Mercedes-Maybach S560 Manufacturer image Vehicles Affected: Approximately 9,800 model-year 2018-19 Mercedes-Benz and Mercedes-Maybach S560 luxury sedans equipped with 4.0-liter V-8 engines The Problem: Two engine oil plugs may not withstand high engine loads while driving, possibly resulting in an engine oil leak that can cause slippery road conditions. Additionally, if the engine runs out of…

1939 De Luxe Ford This ClassicCars.com Marketplace featured listing is a 1939 De Luxe Ford for sale in Aviston, Illinois. This is begging the question, when is a Ford not a Ford?  America in the late thirties was nearly a decade past the devastating stock market crash and economic tailspin of 1929. The peak global unemployment…

New look, touchscreen, and standard AEB for Mitsubishi’s price-leading city car The Mitsubishi Mirage has been given an update to make it more competitive with fellow bargain-basement city cars such as the Kia Picanto and MG 3. This facelift of Mitsubishi’s only conventional passenger car (non-SUV or pickup) includes a redesigned front end with a…

1956 Listr-Maserati originally raced by Archie Scott-Brown tops auction-turned-private sale | Bonhams photos Bonhams had to turn its anticipated Goodwood Members’ Meeting auction into a “private sale” because of the coronavirus pandemic. As a result, only 9 collector cars and 1 boat were sold. Nonetheless, said Tim Schofield, head of Bonhams Collectors’ Motor Cars department,…

The rise of autonomous vehicles could halt drink driving but enable binge drinking, a new study has found. New research has found one third of Australians would drink more alcohol if they had access to an autonomous (self-driving) car. In a study published on March 2020, researchers from Perth’s Curtin University surveyed 1334 Australian adults…

In an interesting but unsurprising twist of events, Honda has called time on production of the BR-V in India due to the implementing of the tighter BS6 emissions regulations and poorer than expected sales. According to indianautosblog.com, the BR-V, which went on sale in 2015 as a replacement for the Mobilio, has struggled to achieve…