Gin palaces, majesty and the Parthenon: What people are saying about the Rolls-Royce Cullinan
Rolls-Royce is the latest ultraluxury automaker to join the SUV fray, with the Cullinan. Powered by the same 571-hp, 6.75-liter, twin-turbocharged V-12 gasoline engine as the Phantom, the Cullinan is also built on the same Rolls-developed aluminum platform that underpins the flagship sedan and all future vehicles. Here's a roundup of initial reaction to the Cullinan.
Subaru plans plug-in hybrid Crosstrek
Subaru of America plans a plug-in hybrid version of the hot-selling Crosstrek subcompact crossover.
Cadillac scraps ATS sedan
General Motors will discontinue the Cadillac ATS sedan after the 2018 model year, just six years after introducing the small car as a worthy rival to the strongest German competitors.
Porsche's Cayenne hybrid gets more power, longer range
Porsche plans a faster, more powerful version of the Cayenne E-Hybrid SUV for 2019.
Is a motorcycle/car hybrid in Ford's future plans?
Ford has filed for a patent that features a motorcycle integrated into what looks like a Focus or Escort wagon.
2019 Lexus ES: 7 things to know
A new engine, new hybrid powertrains and a first for the ES -- a 350 F Sport model -- highlight the changes Lexus is making to the redesigned midsize sedan for 2019.
Infiniti readies platform for electrified vehicles
Infiniti says it will introduce a platform for its entire range when it shifts to exclusively electrified powertrains in 2021.
Japan brands' EVs for China appear strikingly familiar
If the first wave of Japan-brand electric vehicles for China looks familiar, it should. Toyota, Nissan and Honda are simply rolling out EV versions of existing nameplates.
Can Nio entice Americans to use phones to buy cars?
Nio, the Chinese electric vehicle startup that uses swappable batteries and puts a bobblehead digital assistant on the dashboard, wants to launch a global model in the U.S. by 2020.
Nissan to bring Sentra EV, Leaf to China in electrification blitz
Nissan is accelerating its global electrification blitz by adding a full-electric version of the Sylphy small car in China as it chases global sales of 1 million electrified vehicles in five years.
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.