The upcoming Maserati SUV may not be named Kubang after all--a new report gives the nod to the much more melodious name "Cinqueporte." Buick is working on a Verano Hybrid, due by 2015, but before that, the WRC-inspired Prodrive-developed MINI Countryman should hit the streets. We also have BMW 3-Series Coupe spy shots, more Chrysler diesels on the way, and more in the links below.

Saab gets a lifeline from American firm North Street Capital.

Prodrive is working on a road-going MINI Countryman WRC.

The Maserati SUV could be named Cinqueporte.

Does the Fisker Karma's low gas mileage rating hurt the Department of Energy's car-tech loan program?

Tesla has lost its libel case against the BBC's Top Gear.

Buick's Verano Hybrid is due by 2015.

The 2013 BMW 3-Series Coupe (4-Series?) has been spied for the first time.

Chrysler is planning new diesels and hybrids to meet CAFE goals.

The 2013 Jeep Grand Cherokee will get a diesel option.

Drinking and driving is still a problem, but mostly for men.