We took the latest BMW M5 for a spin on the track and found it to have loads more feedback than its numb predecessor. We also found out that it's lighter than its predecessor despite the addition of an all-wheel-drive system.

Ford's announced some 2019 model year updates for the Mustang, and among them is the return of the California Special. It's available exclusively in GT trim and includes a stripe down its side just like the 1968 original.

Hyundai's i30 Fastback will be the next model in the Korean automaker's lineup to receive the N treatment. We won't see it here, but we have a worthy alternative in the form of the Veloster N.

You'll find these stories and more in today's car news, right here at Motor Authority.

2018 BMW M5 video road (and track) test

Ford Mustang GT California Special returns for 2019

2019 Hyundai i30 N Fastback spy shots

2019 Kia Sorento first drive: a subtly better crossover

Volvo drives new cars over rocks before you do

How 2019 Volkswagen Jetta inched up its EPA fuel economy ratings

BT62: First Brabham in 26 years to be unveiled on May 2

FCA ups destination charge on Alfa Romeo, Chrysler Dodge, Fiat, Jeep, and Ram new cars

Porsche first to bring blockchain to auto industry

India plan for converting to electric cars by 2030 may get trimmed, a lot