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  • 2019 New York International Auto Show highlights

    The 2019 New York auto show will open to the public Friday with a clear message from automakers: luxury for buyers comes first. It's no coincidence that the biggest debuts of the show were either from luxury automakers—or mainstream automakers that offering features typically reserved from luxury makes. From tablet-sized touchscreens and advanced plug-in powertrains to limited editions and the avant garde sedans, the future is high-tech. And fast. The 2019 Porsche 911 Speedster felt like the last blast for for the 991 generation, with an eye-watering price. Not nearly as...

  • Qiantu K50 by Mullen, 2019 New York auto show
    Qiantu K50 electric sports car starts US production in 2020

    A new Chinese EV brand by the name of Qiantu is using a sleek, carbon fiber-bodied sports car to spearhead its launch in the United States, which kicked off on Wednesday with the debut of the K50 at the 2019 New York International Auto Show. The Qiantu K50 was first shown in China in 2016 and has...

  • 2020 Toyota Land Cruiser Heritage Edition
    Toyota "committed" to Land Cruiser for U.S.

    The dinosaur of the Toyota lineup won't go extinct anytime soon, one of the automaker's top North American-market executives told Motor Authority Wednesday at the 2019 New York International Auto Show. "We are fully committed to the Land Cruiser for the foreseeable future," Toyota senior vice...

  • Tobias Moers with the 2020 Mercedes-AMG GT R Pro at the 2018 LA Auto Show
    Mercedes-Benz AMG boss: Black Series already testing, on the way

    The wait for the latest installment in Mercedes-AMG's world-beating skunkworks series Mercedes-Benz AMG boss Tobias Moers said Wednesday that a range-topping AMG Black Series would arrive sometime next year. "A GT Black Series is going to happen, for sure. We have a run...cars are on the road and...

  • 2019 Kia Stinger GTS, 2019 New York International Auto Show
    2020 Kia Stinger GTS coming to punish more tires with new AWD hardware, Drift mode

    The Kia Stinger's arrival two years ago vaulted the South Korean automaker into the performance realm with its potent turbocharged engine and capable chassis partly developed at the Nürburgring Nodrschleife. The 2020 Kia Stinger GTS that arrived Wednesday at the 2019 New York International...

  • 2020 Hyundai Venue, 2019 New York International Auto Show
    2020 Hyundai Venue is Korean brand's smallest SUV yet

    Get ready for a Hyundai crossover SUV even more affordable than the Kona which starts at $20,000. The Korean brand on Wednesday unveiled a new entry-level SUV dubbed the Venue at the 2019 New York International Auto Show and confirmed the showroom appearance will follow in the fourth quarter of...

  • 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLS, 2019 New York International Auto Show

    Sales of big SUVs are booming and Mercedes-Benz will look to get a jump on the competition with a redesigned version of its GLS full-sizer. The covers came off the third-generation model on Wednesday at the 2019 New York International Auto Show, where Mercedes confirmed the handsome brute will land in showrooms in late 2019 as a 2020 model. Billed as the S-Class of SUVs, Mercedes has worked to improve the quality and luxury in the GLS. This will be taken to the extreme with a Mercedes-Maybach version in the pipeline, though the regular GLS is nothing to sneeze at. The wheelbase is about 2.4...

  • 2019 Audi Q3, 2019 New york International Auto Show
    2019 Audi Q3 preview

    Sales of compact crossover SUVs are booming and Audi looks to have one of the strongest offerings in the form of its redesigned 2019 Q3. The new Q3 was unveiled last October at the 2018 Paris International Motor Show and on Wednesday was shown in the United States for the first time, at the 2019...

  • Volkswagen Tarok Concept
    VW sounds serious about adding pickup to its US lineup soon

    Is there pent-up appeal for a pickup smaller and cheaper than the Chevrolet Colorado, Toyota Tacoma, and Ford Ranger? The question's a real one for many automakers, but VW may be one of the first to have come up with an answer, or at least a clue, with the Tarok. The Tarok is a Brazil-bound truck...

  • 2019 Alfa Romeo Giulia and Stelvio Quadrifoglio NRING
    2019 Alfa Romeo Giulia and Stelvio Quadrifoglio NRING celebrate track prowess

    Alfa Romeo is celebrating the track prowess of its Giulia and Stelvio Quadrifoglio models with special NRING editions. The cars were developed exclusively for North America and just 55 examples of each will be built. NRING, of course, is an abbreviation for Nϋrburgring, the legendary German...

  • Genesis EV Concept, 2019 New York International Auto Show
    Genesis unveils Mint EV concept at 2019 New York auto show

    Genesis on Wednesday unveiled the Mint Concept at the 2019 New York International Auto Show. The concept is an electric city car that attempts to demonstrate how luxury in the automotive sense doesn't always have to mean big and powerful. Think of it is a more upmarket Smart Fortwo or Mini Hardtop...

  • 2020 Lincoln Corsair, 2019 New York International Auto Show
    2020 Lincoln Corsair debuts in New York as the MKC replacement

    Say goodbye to the MKC and hello to the 2020 Lincoln Corsair, which the luxury automaker presented on Wednesday at the 2019 New York International Auto Show. The name, which Lincoln parent company Ford has used on a handful of models sold outside the United States, is in keeping with the nautical...

  • 2020 Mercedes-Benz EQC Edition 1886

    Contrary to popular belief, it was the company today known as Mercedes-Benz that put the first automobile into production. The year was 1886, and it would be a few more decades before Henry Ford implemented mass production that made automobiles a common sight. Nevertheless, 1886 is an important date for Mercedes and cars in general, and it's a date that defines the Mercedes-Benz EQC Edition 1886. Like the revolutionary automobile the company produced in the 19th century, the EQC, the brand's first volume electric car, marks a new milestone—one that begins the transition to an electric...

  • Kia Habaniro Concept, 2019 New York International Auto Show
    Hot and spicy: Kia serves up HabaNiro electric crossover concept in New York

    Kia envisions a future where electric cars aren't appliances, but instead, they're a do-it-all kind of vehicle. The Kia HabaNiro concept aims to be just that, and in fact, the brand even coined a new term for the concept car: the "ECEV," or "everything car electric vehicle." The HabaNiro concept...

  • 2019 Mazda CX-5
    Long-awaited Mazda CX-5 diesel arrives in New York

    It's been three years since Mazda promised Americans a diesel-powered CX-5, and on Wednesday, the Japanese brand fulfilled said promise. The 2019 Mazda CX-5 diesel was revealed at the 2019 New York International Auto Show and the company provided power specifications, fuel economy, and availability...

  • 2020 Nissan 370Z 50th Anniversary Edition, 2019 New York International Auto Show
    2020 Nissan 370Z 50th Anniversary Edition is a meaningful sticker pack

    It's been 50 years since the first Z car took to U.S. roads, and the 2020 Nissan 370Z 50th Anniversary Edition has bowed to honor the sports car's lineage. Nissan will use this week's 2019 New York International Auto Show to showcase the 50th Anniversary Edition car, which was revealed on Tuesday...

  • 2020 Cadillac CT5, 2019 New York International Auto Show
    2020 Cadillac CT5 coming with big shoes to fill

    Somewhere between Cadillac's inability to convince buyers it's a luxury brand on par with the Germans and buyers' increased preference for crossover SUVs, the Cadillac ATS and CTS have languished as great sport sedans that can't seem to find an audience. At the 2019 New York International Auto...

  • 2020 Mercedes-Benz GLC63 Coupe, 2019 New York International Auto Show
    AMG reveals updated 2020 GLC63 ahead of New York auto show

    While Mercedes-Benz's star at this week's 2019 New York International Auto Show will be a redesigned 2020 GLS, the automaker will also show off updated versions of the smaller GLC and GLC Coupe. More importantly, the Mercedes-AMG division will show its high-performance GLC63 and GLC63 Coupe models...

  • 2020 Nissan GT-R NISMO, 2019 New York International Auto Show

    The Nissan GT-R is now entering its middle-age years, and like any superstar it needs a little bit of plastic surgery to keep its look, and performance, fresh. Ahead of its formal debut at the 2019 New York International Auto Show, the 2020 Nissan GT-R NISMO roared into the Big Apple on Tuesday. With more carbon fiber, less weight, and a new turbocharger, the 2020 GT-R NISMO is meaner, lighter, and ready to attack the street or track. ALSO SEE: 2020 Nissan 370Z 50th Anniversary Edition is a meaningful sticker pack It's all in the details. At first glance, the 2020 GT-R NISMO looks like the...

  • 2020 Nissan GT-R 50th Anniversary Edition, 2019 New York International Auto Show
    Nissan rolls out 50th anniversary GT-R with Bayside Blue paint

    Nissan's Z and GT-R line of sports cars both turn 50 in 2019 and the automaker is celebrating with the reveal of new 50th anniversary 370Z and GT-R models at this week's New York International Auto Show. The cars will be presented as part of a “Dream Garage” highlighting previous...

  • 2020 Subaru Outback, 2019 New York International Auto Show
    2020 Subaru Outback debuts with available turbo power

    On the heels of the reveal of its redesigned 2020 Legacy at February’s 2019 Chicago Auto Show, Subaru has unveiled the sedan’s tougher, more capable cousin: the Outback. The covers came off on Wednesday at the 2019 New York International Auto Show, where Subaru also confirmed that the...

  • 2019 Infiniti Q50 Signature Edition
    2019 Infiniti Q50 Signature Edition bundles the best of the sedan

    Infiniti is celebrating its 30th anniversary this year, and as part of the celebrations it unveiled the 2019 Q50 Signature Edition sport sedan on Wednesday at the 2019 New York International Auto Show. The rather non-descript special edition isn't about anything particularly fancy, but instead...

  • 2020 Toyota Highlander, 2019 New York International Auto Show
    Toyota reveals bigger, bolder 2020 Highlander

    Toyota unveiled a bigger and bolder Highlander for 2020 and improved the economy, too, with a more efficient hybrid powertrain. The redesigned fourth-generation Highlander made its debut on Wednesday at the 2019 New York International Auto Show and is due on sale in December as a 2020 model. The...

  • 2019 Porsche 911 Speedster, 2019 New York International Auto Show
    2019 Porsche 911 Speedster revealed: A topless sendoff

    The outgoing 991 generation has a few more parade laps left. Ahead of the 2019 New York International Auto Show, Porsche on Tuesday took the wraps off one of the last 911 models based on the 991 generation before the recently revealed 992 arrives to take the full mantle. The 2019 Porsche 911...

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