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Audi Takes A Stand On Electric Driving In Geneva

In a first for Vorsprung durch Technik the Audi stand at the 2019 Geneva Motor Show will be exclusively occupied by electrically powered models. The world premiere of the Audi Q4 e-tron concept and the European reveal of the Audi e-tron GT concept will take place on the stand in Hall 1 at the Audi […]

Hyundai Kona EV

Hyundai Says It’s Been Overwhelmed By Demand For The Kona Ev

When Hyundai announced that it would build an electric version of its Kona subcompact crossover, we had a feeling it would be a hit. It offers an impressive 258 miles of range, a relatively affordable $37,495 MSRP, and better-than-expected driving dynamics. But as it turns out, the Kona EV ended up being even more popular than […]

Mercedes-Benz S-Class

Spied! Next-Gen Mercedes-Benz S-Class Caught With Massive Touchscreen

The Mercedes-Benz S-Class is still the best full-size luxury sedan, but considering it has been on sale since the 2014 model year, it’s time for a redesign. From what we’ve heard, it will go on sale next year as a 2020 model, potentially with an SAE Level 3 driver-assistance system. Now, thanks to our spy photographer’s […]

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2020 Ford F-Series Super Duty Engines And Transmission: 11 Power(Train) Points

Ford’s Super Duty midcycle refresh actually completes the fourth-generation redesign of the model that started with a redo of everything you see and now ends with a redo of the major mechanical systems—two new engines and a new 10-speed automatic transmission. For the 2020 Ford F-Series Super Duty, we’ll start with the newest of the […]

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Audi promotes EEBUS Standard For Intelligent Connection Of Electric Cars And Buildings

Audi is actively involved in shaping the digital energy world of the future. The brand with the four rings is involved in the EEBUS initiative to promote networking across manufacturer and industry boundaries. The Audi e-tron is the first electric car whose charging system uses the new communication standard. At the “Plugfest E-Mobility” at the […]

Lamborghini Huracan Evo

Here’s Why The Lamborghini Huracan Evo Ditches The Lp Naming Scheme

The addition of Evo to the Huracan name reflects the ongoing debate within the auto industry over real words versus alphanumeric vehicle naming conventions. For years, Lamborghini has used the LPXXX-X convention as shorthand for describing its models. For instance, the vehicle the Evo replaces was called the Huracan LP610-4. L and P stand for […]

Cadillac XT6

Cadillac’s XT6 Is Not, For Better Or Worse, A Mini Escalade

In its latest attempt at reinvention, Cadillac has created a trio of admirable sedans — the ATS, CTS, and CT6 — cars that challenge or beat the competition on their own terms, and do so with audacious exterior styling rendered in a distinctly American idiom. “I guess we had so many priorities and had to […]

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Mercedes-Benz EQC makes US debut in Las Vegas

At CES 2019 in Las Vegas the first Mercedes-Benz vehicle from the EQ brand is celebrating its U.S. premiere. The EQC symbolizes the beginning of a new mobility era at Daimler. With its seamless, clear design and color highlights typical of the brand, it is a pioneer for an avant-garde electric look while representing the […]

572 Chevrolet Engine

Why Don’t We Just Run Internal Combustion Engines On Hydrogen?

We know we need to find a replacement for fossil fuels. Automakers are working hard to find solutions to the dilemma. Most of those solutions seem to involve getting rid of our beloved internal combustion engines. But couldn’t we just redesign the typical piston engine to run on something cleaner, like hydrogen? If only it […]

Hydrogen rotary-powered RX-8.

Here’s How Hydrogen Engines Actually Work

You might not think much about hydrogen-engines, but they’re actually similar to gas-powered motors in a lot of ways. They both use a four-stroke design for intake, compression, ignition, and exhaust, and both make the same sorts of sound. But, as, Jason Fenske of Engineering Explained shows us, there are some pretty big differences. The […]