Audi will electrify the next RS 7, according to a British media outlet. The second-generation RS 7 will receive a brand-specific... READ STORY
The Fun Adventure is a more rugged take on the XV, while the Future Sport further enhances the Impreza's street-performance aesthetics.
The US represents the largest single market for the XC90.
Despite a recent focus on growing in the SUV segment, Jaguar promises to keep developing new sports cars.
Tesla's chief executive argues a billion is ''not a lot of money for a giant like Daimler/Mercedes.''
Nevada officials said they're not upset over Faraday Future's canceled factory near Las Vegas. At least four well-known companies are interested in turning the land into something productive, though additional details haven't been released yet. "We're pretty confident that something pretty significant will move forward in the very near future," said an official in an interview with The Nevada Independent.
Audi is making large investments in electrification, but hydrogen-powered drivetrains aren't necessarily included in those plans. Volkswagen Group boss Matthias Mueller said Audi would build a hydrogen car "one of these days," Instead, the company prefers focusing on pure electric cars and plug-in hybrid models.
The Jaguar XF Sportbrake is currently only available with a 380-horsepower engine. Autoblog has learned the British brand will soon expand the lineup with more powerful (and more affordable) models. Expect a 180-horsepower turbodiesel, and a 340-horsepower version of the V6.
BMW will offer three variants of its upcoming 8 Series. The basic version will be a coupe, like the 8 Series Concept (pictured). It will be joined by a convertible, and by a fastback-like sedan named 8 Series Gran Coupe. All three body styles will be eligible to wear the M8 nameplate.
Faraday Future has canceled plans to build a massive factory on the outskirts of Las Vegas, Nevada. It sent the state a $16,200 check to refund the incentives it received. The electric car startup is focusing on a new facility in California. http://bit.ly/2fqeRWu
High-performance Toyota products wear the Gazoo name in overseas markets like Japan. Don't expect to see a Gazoo-badged Prius in the United States, however. Automotive News reports most of the brand's American executives hate the name, so Toyota Racing Development (TRD) will stick around in the foreseeable future.
Vaccar and WD-40 have teamed up to build a custom 1966 Ford Bronco. It gets a yellow and blue paint job, a black hard top, aftermarket wheels wrapped by off-road tires, and blacked-out headlights. It's also got a modern twin-turbocharged EcoBoost engine, though performance specifications haven't been published yet. The custom Bronco will be on display at SEMA this year, and it will head to auction after the show.