Aston Martin's DB11 can be had as either a coupe or a convertible, which is referred to as a Volante by the British automaker. We recently drove the latter on the California coast to find out just how grand Aston Martin’s latest grand tourer actually is.

Porsche's latest Cayenne has spawn its first hybrid variant, a plug-in hybrid with 455 horsepower on tap. We recently took to France to test it out.

Lexus parent company Toyota has registered the LQ name with the United States Patent and Trademark Office. It's possible the name will be used for a luxury crossover based on the Lexus LF-1 Limitless concept unveiled earlier in the year.

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

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