2020 Range Rover Evoque

2020 Range Rover Evoque: A Deeper Dive And Quick Off-Road Drive

Evolution? Or revolution? It’s the conundrum every automaker faces when redesigning a best seller. You want to keep your loyal customers happy, but you don’t want to make them feel like they’re driving yesterday’s car. Evolution? Or revolution? The 2020 Range Rover Evoque answers with an each-way bet. The exterior is a smoother, sleeker, more […]

2019 Mercedes A-Class Sedan AMG

Check Out the New AMG-Powered Mercedes A-Class Sedan Lap the Nurburgring

When Mercedes finally unveiled the new A-Class sedan set to go on sale in the US next year, the only thing I was left wondering is, where’s the AMG version? Well, this spy video taken at the Nurburgring could be giving us our first look. Taken recently at the Green Hell during an industry test […]

Mercedes-Benz Launches GLC F-Cell

Mercedes-Benz Launches GLC F-Cell — It’s A Hydrogen-Phev Hybrid

Mercedes-Benz says it has made its first deliveries of the GLC F-Cell, a fuel cell and battery-electric  SUV that can run on hydrogen and also as a plug-in hybrid. Government agencies and other organizations in select markets in Germany get it first, with businesses and private customers able to rent the vehicle starting next spring. The […]

2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio

2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio Drivers

The 2018 Alfa Romeo Stelvio Quadrifoglio is a performance crossover that goes head-to-head with models like the Porsche Macan and Mercedes-AMG GLC 63 S. It takes the Giulia’s 2.9-liter twin-turbo V6 and stuffs it into a slightly more practical package. Crossovers are all the rage, and Alfa needs the Stelvio to be a hit if […]

Chevy Blazer hybrids

Ecocar 4 Tasks Students To Build Autonomous Chevy Blazer Hybrids

Earlier this year, we got a chance to get behind the wheel of some Chevy Camaro hybrids. The cars were designed and built by groups of college students from 16 universities in both the United States and Canada. The program, EcoCAR 3, was supported by GM and the U.S. Department of Energy. At the end […]

2019 Toyota Camry

2019 Toyota Camry, Avalon Getting Trd Models

Toyota is trying to make interesting and fun cars again, from the 86 to a manual transmission-equipped Corolla hatchback, plus the Supra that will finally be revealed soon. The next models to get a dash of excitement are perhaps a little more unexpected. The company revealed on Twitter that it will be adding two new […]

Model-3

Plug-In Sales In The Us For Q3 And Ytd 2018

232,500 plug-in vehicle have been delivered in the first nine months of 2018, an increase of 63 % compared to the same period of 2017. 63 % were pure electric (BEV) and 37 % were plug-in hybrids, according to EV sales database and consultancy EV-Volumes.com. The plug-in share of the total light vehicle market was 1.8 % to […]

2019 Ford Edge ST

2019 Ford Edge ST First Drive

Can a crossover ever be a true performance car? A quick check of the Motor Trend inbox would suggest the answer is a resounding no. If we had a nickel for every “Maybe it’s just me, but SUVs should only be body-on-frame off-roaders like the Jeep Wrangler” email that came in, we’d probably be able […]

Kia Niro EV

Kia Niro Ev Confirmed For The U.S., Arriving Early Next Year

The Kia Niro family of eco-friendly vehicles will soon be complete with the arrival of the electric version to complement the existing hybrid and plug-in hybrid models. Previewed by a concept car a few months ago, the Niro EV appears to be making a quick transition to the showroom floor, and it will go on […]

2017 Geneva

Infiniti Project Black S Prototype Will Bring Functional F1 Tech To Paris

At the 2017 Geneva Motor Show, Infiniti unveiled the Project Black S design study, which gauged consumers’ reaction to a potential trim line that merged Infiniti’s road-car tech with Renault’s Formula 1 tech. This year, a Project Black S prototype is headed for Paris, and it’s apparently functional. Infiniti announced that it will bring the […]