Land Rover Defender Rolls into U.S. Showrooms

Land Rover Defender Rolls into U.S. Showrooms

It’s been a full 23 years since the last Land Rover Defender rolled into U.S. showrooms, so you might understand why plenty of folks have been getting anxious since hearing confirmation last year that the all-new version finally would make the jump across the...
2020 NY Auto Show “Unfeasible,” Organizers Decide

2020 NY Auto Show “Unfeasible,” Organizers Decide

What was the only major car show left for 2020 has now pulled the plug, organizers acknowledging that holding the New York International Auto Show this year is “unfeasible.” One of the four tier-one shows in the U.S., typically attracting close to 1 million visitors...
First Drive: 2020 Honda Civic Type R

First Drive: 2020 Honda Civic Type R

The Honda Civic has long had a special appeal to performance fans who want a small, affordable ride that readily can be customized. But, until just a few years ago, the real prize was out of reach for American buyers, the extreme machine of the Civic line-up, the Type...
Q&A: Toyota’s Hydrogen Chief Jackie Birdsall

Q&A: Toyota’s Hydrogen Chief Jackie Birdsall

The air over Los Angeles has been unusually clear over the past two months, a silver lining amidst the pandemic shutdown. But there’s hope that this becomes the norm, rather than the exception in the years ahead. Toyota has been playing a role in cleaning things up...
Mercedes Goes Online with Concours de Zoom

Mercedes Goes Online with Concours de Zoom

It’s a lousy year, let’s face it, for classic car fans. Traditional events like the Pebble Beach Concours d’Elegance, the Greenwich Concours, the Quail: a Motorsports Gathering, and other A-List events have been canceled due to the coronavirus pandemic, and others,...
Polestar Finally Provides a Precept Deep Dive

Polestar Finally Provides a Precept Deep Dive

The coronavirus pandemic has thrown the automotive world into turmoil, not only putting production on hold in many places but also shutting down the auto show circuit. This has, in turn, has delayed the debut of some critical new products like the Polestar Precept...
Beijing Auto Show Rescheduled for the Fall

Beijing Auto Show Rescheduled for the Fall

In what many will consider a bright spot, organizers of the Beijing International Automotive Exhibition revealed they are postponing the event to late September and early October. The show was supposed to be held later this month, but will now take place Sept. 26-Oct....