The first set of optional LED headlights are arranged in a new design and employ LEDs for high and low beams. A more feature-filled LED option includes adaptive headlights that can turn and adjust their brightness and throw automatically, and auto high-beam dipping. The new rear LED taillights come
Kia filled its press release for the HabaNiro concept with so much bombast hoisted aloft by adjectives and acronyms that we don't know what to make of the actual concept. Conceived and designed at the Kia Design Center America (KDCA) in California, the HabaNiro's labeled "a whole new category
This year will be the 145th running of the Kentucky Derby horse race at Churchill Downs, an event and a track Ram has sponsored for the past 10 years. To celebrate the milestones, Ram's unveiled a Kentucky Derby Limited Edition of the recently introduced 2500 HD and 3500 HD.
Mercedes-AMG only put a 4.0-liter twin-turbo V8 in the GLC compact SUV less than two years ago, and has made steady design changes to the line ever since. This year is no different, the entire AMG-touched GLC lineup getting the aesthetic tweaks revealed on the standard GLC at last month's Geneva
It does so with an appearance package that recalls the SCCA National Championship years in the #46 BRE 240Z. The accent color goes on the hood, trunk, A-pillars, and side mirrors, and an accent stripe runs the length of the coupe to terminate in a triangle just behind the side glass.
Hyundai-Kia Group design honcho Luc Donckerwolke already confirmed Genesis will bring an electric concept to the New York Auto Show. On top of that, Genesis overseer Manfred Fitzgerald told Roadshow that said concept "will push the envelope definitely further.
At last, the production Aston Martin Rapide E is ready to dance. Developed in conjunction with Williams Advanced Engineering, the carmaker and the Formula One engineering firm did their best to make the most of an aged platform that was last combined with a 595-horsepower V12. In place of the 6.0-liter
In China, Mexico, the Middle East, and Russia our Volkswagen Atlas is known as the Teramont. Volkswagen used Auto Shanghai to introduce the Teramont X, a five-seater version that will cross the Pacific with near-identical looks. Previewed by the Atlas Cross Sport Concept at the New York Auto Show last
First came the Audi AIcon concept in 2017, a Level 5 autonomous EV luxury sedan with a 500-mile range. While Audi makes the understandable point of tying the AI:ME's design to the AIcon, we think the AI:ME slots in perfectly as the visionary successor to the Luc Donckerwolke-designed A2 compact
Mazda boss Akira Marumoto said last year there'd be no Mazdaspeed version of the new Mazda3 because the hot hatch segment wasn't a priority for the carmaker. Then Mazda engineer Dave Coleman told Road & Track that without "an engine on the shelf that would fit properly," an MPS variant
Mercedes-Benz debuted the Concept GLA at Auto Shanghai 2013 and the Concept GLC Coupe two years later. What's good for those svelte geese has got to be good for this chunky gander known as the Concept GLB, which will slot between the aforementioned high-riders. As with those previous two reveals
First Tesla had to figure out how to profitably manufacture a mass-market car. Now, as might be expected, Tesla's still working out how to profitably price a mass-market car. CEO Elon Musk tweeted Saturday, April 13, "Please note that the price of the Tesla Full Self-Driving option will increase
The R8 V10 Performance, which changed its name from R8 V10 Plus, doesn't add any more puissance, staying on 602 hp and 413 lb-ft. They open the bidding at $198,450 for the coupe and $210,650 for the Spyder. As the two additional members in the lineup's 200-mph club, the coupe will do 205 mph
Fiat Chrysler CEO Mike Manley said last year that it was a mistake to pair Maserati with Alfa Romeo because it suggested Maserati was a mass-market brand. The Ghibli, Quattroporte, and GranTurismo Convertible will be on hand, but focus rests on the Levante SUV for the New York Auto Show. One of One
There's been a long-sustained rumor that the C7 Chevrolet Corvette would continue to sell alongside the mid-engined C8 Corvette for a spell. Chevrolet announced it would auction the final production front-engined Corvette, a black 2019 Z06, at the Barrett-Jackson Northeast sale in Connecticut on
The Audi S6, S6 Avant, and S7 have made their official internet debuts, and the old car's turbocharged V8 engine is no longer on the menu. Power for models headed to the United States will come from a 2.9-liter TFSI gas engine with 450 hp and 443 lb-ft of torque, using the same engine as in our
GMC revealed the Sierra 1500 with the optional CarbonPro bed on March 1, 2018. You can't buy it now, either, but it will hit dealerships with limited availability after production starts in early June, exclusively for the Denali 1500 and AT4 1500 trims.
Hyundai and Kia have a full docket planned for the New York Auto Show. Seems Kia has something else besides: Just Auto says Kia's NY debuts will include the Habaniro concept, and Carscoops caught a photo of it in a NY show newsletter. The misspelling of Habanero, from the same company responsible
Infiniti's shown off a bit of the Qs Inspiration concept before debuting the creased contrivance at Auto Shanghai next week. The concept serves a few purposes, the first to reimagine a future for sports sedans on a planet of crossovers and SUVs. The Japanese luxury maker is all about sedans, the
Before that, though, Car magazine says "a crossover-influenced sports car" is only waiting for sign-off from Volkswagen Group execs. As far as we can tell, the phrase "crossover-influenced sports car" is a way to escape calling this reported product an SUV. Remember, brand CEO Stephan
Aston Martin showed the as-yet-unnamed Project 003 hypercar at the 2019 Geneva Motor Show. Now that the English carmaker is accepting deposits for the coupe, it has provided dealers with brochures for prospective customers. Two of those prospective customers let Carscoops and Diario Motor flip through
A month ago CarsDirect reported the Nissan Versa Note could be going away. Having got confirmation from Nissan, CarsDirect can now report that Versa Note is definitely going away this year. Automaker spokesman spokesman Jeff Wandell told the outlet, "Starting with the introduction of the redesigned
Infiniti has the third installment of its Q concept lineup ready for Auto Shanghai in a couple of weeks. The 2018 Detroit Auto Show saw the Q Inspiration concept, a slinky pearlescent sports sedan. This year's Detroit show welcomed the QX Inspiration concept, an ivory electric crossover that previewed
Know what's crazier than finding out on April 1 that General Motors filed trademark applications for "Cavalier" and "Chevrolet Cavalier?" Finding out that this is the second time GM has done so in 3.5 years. GM let those first requests lapse before approval, but now the carmaker
It's official, the entire Hyundai Group has plans for the New York Auto Show. During the Hyundai Sonata press launch in South Korea, design head Luc Donckerwolke told Roadshow "You'll have an electric show car for Genesis." This year will be the charm for Genesis and EVs, after showing