Author Archives: Danny Boss

The 250-MPH Slap Fight: Bugatti Claims Fastest Convertible Title After Losing World Record

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This week has proved to be one of tribulation and triumph for Bugatti. Its multimillion-dollar Veyron Super Sport lost its 267.8-mph world record this week after Guinness World Records found out the car is electronically limited to just 258 mph for the buying public. That ...

Race Recap: 2013 Indianapolis 500 better than Bollywood; all the emotion, none of the music [spoilers]

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If the 2013 Indy 500 were a movie it would be the one expected to win all the little statues come awards season, and if it were an athlete it would have made spectators watch in awe as it broke record after record. And this kind of talk comes after last year's race was considered ...

2014 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra Pickups Priced: No Change for Chevy, Small Bump for GMC

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GM’s latest full-size pickups—the redesigned 2014 Chevrolet Silverado 1500 and GMC Sierra 1500 (pictured above)—go on sale this summer, and, right on schedule, the company has revealed how much the rigs will cost. The good news, besides the trucks getting all-new engines with more power and better fuel economy, is that prices barely budge relative to ...

Report: GM Readies Lifestyle-Oriented Midsize Pickups

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No, this isn’t an April fool’s joke: General Motors says it’s working on a pair of mid-size pickup trucks that will bow some time in 2014 or 2015. The topic of a smaller American pickup truck has been a controversial one: Ford killed the Ranger and Chrysler killed the Dodge/Ram Dakota in 2011, and the GMC ...
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