Fiat Chrysler Kamal 2017

Fiat Chrysler Trademarks Kamal, Likely For Small Alfa CUV

We have Alfa Romeo news to share, and for once it’s not about a product delay. Fiat Chrysler has trademarked the name Kamal and we think it will be used on one of two crossovers planned to follow the (delayed) Stelvio. Fiat Chrysler trademarked the name Kamal last month. Because trademark filings are intentionally vague, there […]

Audi A6 and A7

Audi A6 And A7 Get A Fresh Face And Upgraded Equipment

It’s been six years since the introduction of the Audi A6 and A7, but the automaker isn’t ready to replace them just yet. So, in order to keep up with fresher competition, Ingolstadt has given its mid-range lineup a bit of a refresh. That includes not only a subtle facelift, but some new equipment, as well. The refreshed […]

This new Renault

This New Renault Would Make A Great Nissan Maxima Wagon

A new Renault station wagon wouldn’t ordinarily show up on our radar. But this one gets us thinking. It’s the new Talisman Estate, and we can’t help but wonder if it wouldn’t make a good addition to Nissan’s North American lineup. If you recognize the name, you may recall that Renault launched the Talisman sedan on the other side of the […]

2016 World Green Car of the Year Finalists

2016 World Green Car Of The Year Finalists Announced

The Road to the 2016 World Car Awards continues with today’s announcement of the finalists in all five award categories. This release kicks off the countdown for the 2016 World Car Awards (WCA) prize-giving ceremony to be hosted by the New York Auto Show on Thursday, March 24, 2016. Winners of the 2016 World Car of the […]

Mercedes C450

Brabus Gives Mercedes C450 AMG Sport A Little Extra oomph

Between the base C300, the warmed-over C450 AMG, the full-speed-ahead AMG C63, and the C63 S, there are a lot of choices for go-fast C-Classes. Whether it helps with the decision or just makes it more complicated, Brabus is here with another option. The venerable Benz tuner is now offering an aftermarket package that further closes the gap […]

Hydrogen deal between GM

Hydrogen Deal Between GM, Honda Getting Factory Real

Honda and General Motors may take their cooperation on hydrogen fuel cell technology to the next level by opening a joint factory to produce the components. If the plan comes to fruition, the two automakers could open the plant by 2025 at the latest. “By cutting costs with General Motors, we hope to increase our […]

Volvo XC90 2016

Volvo XC90 Named 2016 North American Truck Of The Year

Fifty-three automotive journalists from the United States and Canada voted for the luxury SUV for being a benchmark in its segment, based on factors including innovation, comfort, design, safety, handling, driver satisfaction and value for the dollar. “We are absolutely thrilled that the Volvo XC90 has won this prestigious and most respected award,” said Lex Kerssemakers, President […]

Jaguar F-Type

Jaguar F-Type Gets Even More British With Design Edition

Short of maybe driving a Morgan while wearing tweed and smoking a pipe, automobiles don’t come much more quintessentially British than a Jaguar. But now the F-Type is going to be even more so with the launch of the new British Design Edition. It’s based on the six-cylinder F-Type S, but upgrades with a series of special touches […]

BMW-i8-Mirrorless

CES 2016: BMW i8 Mirrorless Concept

BMW i is showcasing BMW i8 Mirrorless at the CES 2016 in Las Vegas. This is the first time a camera monitor system has been launched that offers BMW drivers a pioneering form of rear view with the potential to replace conventional exterior mirrors. Although different versions of driver assistance cameras are used, there has so far been […]

Mercedes-Benz to Launch

Mercedes-Benz to Launch Four Electric Vehicles Starting in 2018

Mercedes-Benz will introduce four new electric vehicles, according to a story in the UK’s Car Magazine. According to the report, there will be two sedans and two crossover SUVs, all using the new electric vehicle architecture called EVA. The first of four electric cars will be introduced in 2018, and will reportedly be a sedan with […]