A Week With: 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA35 4Matic

A Week With: 2020 Mercedes-Benz AMG CLA35 4Matic

AMG started life building discreet armored limousines for a few select clients, but it has evolved into Mercedes-Benz’ performance sub-brand with its distinctive attributes, such as its own subtle exhaust note, that has taken up a critical real estate inside the Benz...
Tesla Speaking Truth about its Power at Battery Day

Tesla Speaking Truth about its Power at Battery Day

After months of hype, Tesla’s long-awaited Battery Day is finally here; however, regardless of what’s unveiled or hinted at during the event, CEO Elon Musk has already warned it won’t show up in a vehicle until 2022. Musk, who seemingly decided to have Battery Day...
First Look: 2021 Kia Sorento

First Look: 2021 Kia Sorento

While it may now be playing second fiddle to the big Telluride, this year’s North American Utility Vehicle of the Year, there are plenty of buyers still checking out the Kia Sorento – and likely more will be doing so in the months to come, now that the Korean carmaker...
Detroit Auto Show Organizers Moving NAIAS Again: Fall 2021

Detroit Auto Show Organizers Moving NAIAS Again: Fall 2021

The North American International Auto Show for 2021 is moving from its projected June date to now late September in what organizers are calling a “reimagined indoor and outdoor show.” Public days for the show will now be Sept. 28 – Oct. 9, 2021 with the media preview...
Genesis Offers Closer Look at GV80, Its First SUV

Genesis Offers Closer Look at GV80, Its First SUV

Trying to launch a new brand is never easy, especially if you’re doing so with a mix of three sedans in a market absolutely crazy over SUVs. So, you can imagine the relief the folks at Genesis feel now that they’re finally set to launch their first sport-utility...
First Drive: 2021 Subaru Crosstrek Sport

First Drive: 2021 Subaru Crosstrek Sport

Say the name “Subaru,” and it’s likely to bring to mind a crossover sweeping through a curvy, back-country road, perhaps shrouded in a bit of mist. That scene came to life earlier this month when we headed down to mid-Ohio’s Amish country to check out the...
Brembo Looks to Grow Brand’s Offerings, Expertise

Brembo Looks to Grow Brand’s Offerings, Expertise

When asked what company makes the best brakes or what is the best brake company in the world, many would simply say “Brembo.” Now the Italian brake maker wants people to expand that thinking by becoming a “solutions provider.” The company launched a new effort to be...
GM Turns to its Own Ultium Drive System for Future EVs

GM Turns to its Own Ultium Drive System for Future EVs

It’s not unusual to see a mainstream automaker offer a dozen different engines and engine variants in its line-up of cars, trucks and crossovers. Going forward, however, General Motors plans to take a very different approach, sharply narrowing down the number of drive...
Hyundai Finally Pulls the Wraps Off 2022 Tucson

Hyundai Finally Pulls the Wraps Off 2022 Tucson

Like a classic fan dancer, Hyundai has been teasing the debut of the 2022 Tucson for some months. Now the new SUV finally stands naked before us and reveals the latest take on the Korean carmaker’s “Sensuous Sportiness” design language. Hyundai has a lot riding on the...