Lucid Teases Second Entry: Gravity SUV

Lucid Teases Second Entry: Gravity SUV

It can be difficult to defy gravity – or so Lucid Motors is hoping. Even as it formally unveils its first battery-electric vehicle, the California start-up is teasing a second model, the Lucid Gravity. And, in an SUV-crazed market, the company is betting this is where...
Taking Flight: Lucid Launches its Air EV

Taking Flight: Lucid Launches its Air EV

Blindingly fast, stylish and unexpectedly roomy, with a range of at least 20% more than any new battery-electric vehicle on the market, the new Lucid Air appears to have a lot going for it. But is it the first all-electric model that might finally pose a serious...
General Motors, Honda Strengthen Existing Partnership

General Motors, Honda Strengthen Existing Partnership

General Motors and Honda are taking their relationship to the next level — in North America, at least. The two automakers have been working together on several fronts for some time now, an under the terms of a new memorandum of understanding, they’ll seek to pair up...
First Look: 2021 Mercedes-Benz S-Class

First Look: 2021 Mercedes-Benz S-Class

No car has better defined the Mercedes-Benz brand than the flagship S-Class, and few have so clearly set the bar for the rest of the auto industry. So, with a new version of the sedan coming next year, the challenge the German marque faced was where to go next. As it...
Ford, Bosch Partner on Autonomous Parking Technology

Ford, Bosch Partner on Autonomous Parking Technology

There are plenty of studies that show that most people aren’t ready to turn over responsibility for driving from place to place to their vehicle — but what about just the parking? Ford, Bosch and Bedrock, a Detroit-based commercial real estate development firm, are...
Hyundai and Aptiv Name AV Venture: Motional

Hyundai and Aptiv Name AV Venture: Motional

Most parents don’t take nearly five months to name their new “child,” but it’s taken Hyundai and Aptiv, the big automotive supplier, that long to come up with the right one for the collaboration in autonomous vehicles they launched in March — Motional. The two words...
Lucid Claiming 517 Mile Range for Air EV

Lucid Claiming 517 Mile Range for Air EV

The debut of the production Lucid Air is still a month away but the EV startup has been ramping up its pre-launch PR campaign – and the latest news is enough to get us to sit up and pay attention. There has been a steady ramp up of range as manufacturers work to push...
First Drive: 2020 Tesla Model Y Performance

First Drive: 2020 Tesla Model Y Performance

To say that Tesla’s been turning the industry on its ear for the past 18 months might be an understatement. It’s Model 3 sedan has been nothing short of a success and the new Model Y seems to be following it its footsteps. Of course, this makes sense since the two...
First Look: 2021 Nissan Ariya

First Look: 2021 Nissan Ariya

Nissan is singing a new tune. With the arrival of the 2021 Ariya, Japan’s second-largest carmaker hopes to rebuild its once-lofty position as an innovator in the emerging market for battery-electric vehicles. The automaker was, in fact, the first to mass market a BEV,...