2021 Jaguar E-Pace Gets “Thorough Freshening”

2021 Jaguar E-Pace Gets “Thorough Freshening”

There was a time when the corporate suits wouldn’t even consider a station wagon, never mind an SUV – but these days, Jaguar sales are dominated by its three utility vehicles, starting with the E-Pace that is getting a significant update for the 2021 model year. Among...
A Week With: 2020 Volvo XC40 T5 AWD R Design

A Week With: 2020 Volvo XC40 T5 AWD R Design

Volvo has built its reputation around safety and security. The effort to put out some of the world’s safety vehicles doesn’t wane regardless of the size of product either. This is important with the popularity of the smallest of Volvo’s family of three sport-utility...
NEVs Will be 20% of New Vehicles Bought in China by 2025

NEVs Will be 20% of New Vehicles Bought in China by 2025

The push by the Chinese government to get more zero-emissions vehicles on the road is well-known, but a new estimate shows those efforts will result in 20% of all new vehicle sales by 2025 being NEVs. The country has long touted new energy vehicles as the way to...
Prosecutors End Probe into Former VW CEO Winterkorn

Prosecutors End Probe into Former VW CEO Winterkorn

German prosecutors in Stuttgart are dropping an investigation into former Volkswagen CEO Martin Winterkorn and any role he may have played in manipulating the market by covering up the automaker’s emission’s scandal. Winterkorn was being investigated for possibly...
Hyundai Posts Third Quarter Loss of $277.4 Million

Hyundai Posts Third Quarter Loss of $277.4 Million

South Korea’s Hyundai Motor Co. reported a third quarter operating loss of $277.4 million despite a 2.3% increase in revenue during the quarter — a result that confounded analysts who expected nearly $1 billion in operating profits. The loss was driven primarily...
Uber, Lyft Lose Again on California Contractor Issue

Uber, Lyft Lose Again on California Contractor Issue

Uber and Lyft suffered another setback in their fight against having to classify drivers as employees in California and are now the two companies are counting on a ballot initiative to block the full implementation of a new state law, which limits employers’ ability...
First Drive: 2020 Land Rover Defender 110 SE

First Drive: 2020 Land Rover Defender 110 SE

The phrase, “automotive icon,” is frequently overused, but there are a few models to which it naturally and accurately applies, products like the Volkswagen Beetle and the Ford Mustang – and the Land Rover Defender. That rugged SUV has been missing in action for quite...