Porsche CEO expects boost from retooled PanameraWed, 29, Jun 2016
Porsche expects the retooled, second-generation Panamera to give a boost to the weakest performing model in its portfolio. Porsche is targeting luxury car buyers with a sportier, sleeker version of the four-door coupe-styled sedan that lands in U.S. dealerships early next year.
Aston Martin puts next Vantage through the pacesMon, 27, Jun 2016
New spy shots of the second-generation Aston Martin Vantage coupe have surfaced, showing it testing at Germany's famed Nurburgring track. The car, due in 2017 as a 2018 model, will retain much of the character and styling that made the original a savvy Porsche 911-fighter.
Jeep Compass, Patriot replacement due early next yearThu, 23, Jun 2016
The single vehicle replacing the Jeep Compass and Patriot will debut in late September in Brazil and will retain one of the two names, Jeep brand head Mike Manley said Thursday. The vehicle, known internally as the C-SUV, is not delayed and will be shown in the U.S. at the L.A. Auto Show in November. It will go sale in the U.S. in early 2017. Jeep has also set a hard date for the introduction of a long-awaited Wrangler-based pickup: Early 2018.
Range Rover readies rival to BMW X6, Mercedes GLE CoupeTue, 14, Jun 2016
A new Range Rover -- bigger than the Evoque and with coupe styling -- is taking shape at Land Rover. Recent spy photographs taken in Scotland show a longer version of the Range Rover Evoque code-named L560. Body cladding on the Range Rover mule appears to be concealing a coupelike rear end.
Mercedes preps extreme G550 4x4 for U.S.Tue, 14, Jun 2016
Mercedes-Benz is bringing a rugged, towering variation of the venerable G-class SUV to the United States. The G550 4x4² shares the 4.0-liter biturbo V-8 engine and 7G-Tronic transmission found in the G550. However, at 88 inches tall, the G550 4x4² has 11 inches on the regular G550.
Volvo will pack S90, V90 with Polestar performance gearTue, 14, Jun 2016
The redesigned Volvo S90 sedan and V90 wagon have just jumped off the drawing board, and Volvo already is giving the models some oomph with the availability of its Polestar Performance Optimization package.
Mercedes reshapes GLE for new platformTue, 07, Jun 2016
When Mercedes-Benz introduces the redesigned GLE crossover, likely in 2018, the automaker also will be showcasing its new MHA vehicle architecture. New spy shots of the next-generation GLE prototype reveal a much different body design, with wider wheel arches and a lower, sleeker profile.