Cars and Concepts
At $78,000, Tesla moves mass-market Model 3 beyond massesMay 21
Tesla CEO Elon Musk unveiled specifications for a faster and more powerful version of the Model 3 in tweets over the weekend. It will cost $78,000, more than double the $35,000 base-model starting price.
Downsized engines a test for GM pickupsMay 21
That's one accessorized Nissan Armada ... or PatrolMay 21
Subaru, Toyota team up for Crosstrek HybridMay 21
Turbo is key for Subaru's big new crossover AscentMay 21
Mercedes to make compact EV in FranceMay 18
Daimler plans to invest $589 million into its plant in Hambach, France, to start producing a compact electric car for Mercedes. The new car, which will be part of Mercedes' EQ electric subbrand, will be built alongside the battery-powered Smart ForTwo.
GM will equip big '19 pickups with I-4 turbo in mpg battle vs. Ford, RamMay 18
GM is doubling the number of engines available on the retooled 2019 Chevrolet Silverado and GMC Sierra, including a new four-cylinder turbocharged engine that can run on two cylinders to increase fuel economy. The 2.7-liter, I-4 turbo is a milestone for the company and industry.
BMW bets on iNext in autonomous race with MercedesMay 17
Gin palaces, majesty and the Parthenon: What people are saying about the Rolls-Royce CullinanMay 15
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.