October 9

911 Carrera GTS

Porsche has just released the new 2015 911 Carrera GTS. GTS models get the 430-horsepower version of the Carrera S' 3.8-liter flat-six with the Power kit, which also includes the Sport Chrono package and the sport exhaust. If equipped with the PDK dual-clutch transmission, the GTS will hit 60 miles per hour in just 3.8 seconds. All GTS models are based on the Carrera 4 body, with the wider track and flared wheel arches. The ride height has been lowered by 10 millimeters compared to the standard 911, as well. Standard kit includes Xenon headlamps, an Alcantara interior, 20-inch wheels painted in gloss black and a customized GTS air intake.  The GTS should arrive in dealerships by the end of the year.

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October 8

Marchionne to Retire from Fiat After 2018

According to Bloomberg, Sergio Marchionne, Fiat SpA’s chief executive officer, plans to step down after completing the five-year strategic plan to expand the brand and its other automotive holdings.

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October 7

Lincoln MKC is Killing Cadillac SRX

According to The Motley Fool, the new MKC is taking away buyers from Cadillac. Is Lincoln on the road to a comeback?

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October 6

The Not So Average Bugatti Veyron Owner

According to Bloomberg, the average owner of the ($1.85 million) Bugatti Veyron has 84 other cars, 3 jets and a yacht. To put this in perspective, Bentley owners only average 8 cars.

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