The Evening Rush for Nov. 13, 2015

Your nightly cull of automotive, gear and lifestyle news, all in one place.

Lexey Swall For the Washington Post

The Evening Rush is your daily roundup of auto, gear, and lifestyle news, all in one place. Less time searching, more time driving. Motor on.

Automotive

Ford will be upgrading the 5.2L V-8 in the Shelby GT350, according to a United Auto Worker’s agreement.

Mazda has revealed the Limited Edition Mazda Miata MX-5 Sport Recaro, with everything from an aero kit to Bilstein shocks and a limited-slip differential. Only 600 of these puppies will be produced, and stock is limited to the U.K. We can’t have nice things.

Mazda

The handsome 2017 Mercedes-Benz SL leaked online, just in time for the L.A. Auto Show.

Gear

SpareOne has created an emergency cell phone that runs off AA batteries. The phone is capable of holding a charge for over a year and has a tracking function to ensure rescuers can find you.

AT&T

No matter what outdoor activity you do, stay hydrated. The folks over at Outside Online have picked out three packs to keep that H2O at the ready.

Lifestyle

Time to put some real artwork on your walls. Ex-racing vinyl layer Joel Clark is now taking his talent to the masses with a limited-edition run of Speed Icons prints and original collages.

Traverse City Beer Week starts today. If anyone finds themselves in the Lake Michigan region, we highly recommend you get involved in TCBW.