Lexus ES redesign goes sportier with F Sport edition
Lexus is so confident in the performance chops of its redesigned ES sedan that it is giving the remake of one of its frumpiest nameplates an F Sport version for the first time.
Infiniti readying new platform for electrified cars
Nissan's Infiniti luxury brand will introduce an all-new platform for its entire range when it shifts to exclusively electrified powertrains in 2021.
Toyota Avalon gets price bump after redesign
The fifth-generation Toyota Avalon that goes on sale next month as a 2019 model shares almost nothing with the previous generation, including the pricing.
Cadillac polishes all-new, 3-row SUV
Cadillac's next all-new vehicle -- the XT6 -- is taking shape and taking to the road for testing.
Toyota looks for a breakthrough with reworked cars
The relatively low-volume Avalon and Corolla hatchback offer a preview of stablemates that are more critical for Toyota North America: the reworked Lexus ES, which will debut this week in Beijing, and the coming Corolla sedan.
Ford claims 30 mpg F-150 diesel wins pickup mileage crown
The first diesel F-150 will get 30 mpg highway, 22 mpg city and 25 mpg combined, according to EPA estimates, making it the most fuel-efficient full-size pickup when it hits showrooms in May.
Ford revives Mustang Cobra Jet for 50th anniversary
The automaker said the new Cobra Jet will be the fastest Mustang to ever come from the factory, with a quarter-mile time of about 8.5 seconds and a top speed of more than 150 mph.
Lexus' next-gen ES sports new contours, tweaked spindle grille
The next-generation Lexus ES sedan, which debuts at the Beijing auto show next week, will feature a more stylized body with a prominent version of the brand's polarizing spindle grille.
GM, in electric push, sets Buick Velite 6 PHEV, EV for China
The first vehicle announced under General Motors' ambitious effort to introduce at least 20 electric or fuel cell vehicles by 2023 will be the Buick Velite 6 for China.
New 1.5-liter Ford engine can run on just 2 cylinders
For the first time in more than a century, Ford will offer a vehicle in the U.S. with an engine that can run on two cylinders.
'Holy grail' platform coming into Focus
The new Focus compact that rolled out in London and China last week debuts Ford's global version of Volkswagen's much acclaimed MQB modular architecture, a central element of Ford's stated aim to achieve $4 billion in engineering efficiencies over the next five years.
Crossovers, EVs will rule Beijing show
When global automakers descend on Beijing next week for Auto China, they will be focused on two white-hot vehicle segments: crossovers and EVs.
Chevy to launch all-new 2020 Silverado HD in fall 2019
With profits from pickups more important than ever as sales of cars fade, Chevrolet is making sure one of its biggest cash cows won't ever get old. The brand said the next-generation Silverado HD will debut next year as a 2020 model.
Aeronautics, baby Navigator and better grip: What people are saying about Lincoln Aviator
Here is a roundup of initial Aviator reaction from the automotive media.
Chevy refreshes 2019 Camaro, expands 1LE track package
Chevrolet is expanding the availability of its popular 1LE track package and 10-speed transmission as part of a refresh of the Camaro for the 2019 model year.
Chevy Sonic's exit would make way for GM's EV, autonomous plans
GM could use the Orion Assembly plant as a proving ground for the production of EVs and AVs before the techniques roll out to other facilities.
Next Defender likely to stick to boxy roots
During the opening of Jaguar Land Rover's new U.S. headquarters in Mahwah, N.J., the company peeled the curtain back just a little on the iconic off-road vehicle.
Unibody bones, Yanks and bluster: What people are saying about the VW Atlas Tanoak
Here are some snippets of reactions to the Volkswagen Atlas Tanoak concept from the automotive media.
Baby 4Runner, homely and adventure: What people are saying about '19 Toyota RAV4
Here's a roundup of initial reaction from the automotive media on the 2019 Toyota RAV4.
BMW iNext, i4 coming; i3, i8 futures in doubt
BMW will introduce the i4 and iNext EVs in 2020 and 2021, but the cars that kicked off BMW's i electric subbrand — the i3 and i8 — may not have a future beyond their current generation.
Cadillac 'halo vehicle' not coming until after 2022
Cadillac will realign its product portfolio and get operations in order before releasing a "halo vehicle."