Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo gets 680-HP Turbo S E-Hybrid range-topper

Porsche Panamera Sport Turismo gets 680-HP Turbo S E-Hybrid range-topper

Follow Viknesh The most powerful Porsche in regular production is actually a hybrid. The car is the Panamera Turbo S E-Hybrid whose plug-in hybrid powertrain dishes out a meaty 680 horsepower and More »

First details on next-generation Mercedes-Benz Sprinter revealed

First details on next-generation Mercedes-Benz Sprinter revealed

The Mercedes-Benz Sprinter has been a long-time favorite for commercial fleets around the world, and the United States has been the number two market behind Germany for parent automaker, Daimler. Ahead of More »

Next Audi RS7 to gain 700-hp hybrid variant

Next Audi RS7 to gain 700-hp hybrid variant

Hybrid technology hardly came from performance-oriented beginnings. The first mass-market hybrids’ sole goal was to improve fuel economy and curb emissions. While that remains their primary goal today, brilliant engineering minds have More »

Ken Okuyama gives Jay Leno the ins and outs of the Kode 57 supercar

Ken Okuyama gives Jay Leno the ins and outs of the Kode 57 supercar

Follow Viknesh [embedded content] Ken Okuyama is the designer of some impressive cars, most notably the models during his time at Pininfarina such as the Ferrari Enzo and Maserati Birdcage 75th anniversary More »

Subaru teases sporty sedan concept for 2017 Tokyo Motor Show

Subaru teases sporty sedan concept for 2017 Tokyo Motor Show

Follow Viknesh Teaser for Subaru Viziv Performance Concept debuting at 2017 Tokyo Motor Show Enlarge Photo Subaru will make its presence felt at next month’s 2017 Tokyo Motor Show with the unveiling More »

 

Report: McLaren working on all-electric supercar

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An inside source says that McLaren is embracing electric powertrains by developing an all-electric supercar that will arrive after the marque’s F1 successor, the codenamed BP23. Autocar reports the electric supercar was initially meant to be a development mule for future McLaren technology but a well-placed source has confirmed a production model is a part

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Toyota patent shows device that can make car pillars transparent

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Long gone are the days of narrow roof pillars that not only looked good from the outside but provided optimal visibility from inside the cabin. Safety standards, while necessary, have enlarged car pillars to sizes that sometimes make it pretty difficult to check surroundings. Toyota may have something to counter the annoyance of massive pillars,

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New VW bus is coming; cargo van, hatchback also due by 2022

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Volkswagen has been hinting at a return of its Microbus for years. VW first teased it in 2001. It then appeared as a concept car called the Bulli at the 2011 Geneva motor show, again as the electric Budd-E Concept at the Consumer Electronics Show in 2016, and finally as the I.D. Buzz Concept at

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Someone asked for a fuchsia McLaren 720S, so the brand made it

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Pebble Beach hosts hundreds of outrageous automobiles, but we doubt there will be any other car finished in a hue quite like this fuchsia McLaren 720S. McLaren Special Operations (MSO) undertook the project to build this bespoke 720S commissioned by enthusiast Michael Fux. Fux is an entrepreneur with a serious penchant for one-off cars. He’s

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Can U.S. follow through on tough NAFTA talk?

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WASHINGTON — The U.S.’s aggressive opening statement heading into the first round of the North American Free Trade Agreement talks raised eyebrows for its directness, but the content came as no surprise to auto industry officials seeking to block massive rules changes that could force a restructuring of their business strategies. U.S. Trade Representative Robert

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Faraday Future considers leaving Formula E to save money

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Follow Jeff Faraday Future isn’t going to have much of a future if it doesn’t start producing vehicles and taking in serious amounts of cash. The electric upstart has been in a seemingly endless spiral of will they-won’t they with regards to creating a production ready vehicle, keeping its factory plans alive, and generally reminding

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