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  • Zenvo TSR-S

    Denmark's Zenvo unveiled the new TSR-S supercar on Tuesday at the 2018 Geneva International Motor Show. The new model is a street-legal, track-focused offering that bridges the gap between the more comfort-oriented TS1 GT and hardcore, track-only TSR in Zenvo's lineup. Power comes from Zenvo's in-house developed V-8 engine, a flat-plane design that displaces 5.8 liters and features a twin-supercharging system. In the TSR-S, output has been dialed to 1,177 horsepower and 811 pound-feet of torque. The engine is mated to a 7-speed transmission with paddle-shifters and will rocket the TSR-S to 62...

  • 2019 Bentley Bentayga Hybrid
    Luxury with a conscience: Bentley Bentayga Hybrid unveiled in Geneva

    Buyers of the Bentley Bentayga no longer need to feel guilty lugging their 2-ton-plus luxury SUVs around town as a plug-in hybrid model will soon be available. Unveiled on Tuesday at the 2018 Geneva International Motor Show, the new Bentayga Hybrid represents the British marque's first step toward...

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    2018 Geneva International Motor Show preview

    The 88th running of the Geneva International Motor Show gets underway on March 6 and organizers have confirmed a total 110 world or European premieres. More than 180 exhibitors will be present at the show, including all your favorite performance and luxury marques plus a number of newcomers...

  • 2019 Volkswagen Arteon
    2019 VW Arteon video preview

    Volkswagen splits its mid-size sedan lineup two ways. For the mainstream consumer, there's the Passat. Kinda plain, but smart. For the buyer with a sense of style, VW offered the CC, and that now gives way to the 2019 Arteon, a car that poses a challenge to the Audi A5 Sportback. It's already on...

  • 2019 Ram 1500 Big Horn Sport fitted with Mopar accessories
    2019 Ram 1500 gets Moparized at 2018 Chicago Auto Show

    Fresh from its debut last month at the 2018 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, Ram's redesigned 1500 has rocked up to the Windy City dressed in a variety of Mopar accessories that will be available to buyers when the truck goes on sale next month. Ram on Thursday took the covers off...

  • 2018 Fiat 500
    2018 Fiat 500 goes all-turbo, all the time

    To put a little more pep in the 2018 Fiat 500 lineup's step, the Italian announced Thursday at the Chicago auto show that it is making a more powerful turbocharged engine standard equipment. The new 1.4-liter turbo-4 engine represents a 33 percent increase in horsepower over last year's non-turbo...

  • 2019 Toyota Tacoma TRD Pro, 2018 Chicago Auto Show

    First unveiled in 2014, Toyota's TRD Pro lineup was born from the automaker's rich heritage of off-road performance. While vehicles like the Jeep Wrangler and Ford F-150 Raptor tend to draw the most attention in off-road circles, Toyota's TRD Pro lineup also offers highly capable, tried and tested performance for when you're ready to leave the pavement behind. The Japanese firm on Thursday presented its 2019 TRD Pro lineup at the 2018 Chicago Auto Show. Once again there are 4Runner, Tacoma and Tundra options to choose from, and this year each of them comes fitted as standard with 2.5-inch Fox...

  • 2018 Hyundai i30 N TCR race car
    2018 Hyundai i30 N racer ready for Pirelli World Challenge TCR series

    There’s a race series called the Touringcar Racer International Series (TCR), whose aim is to bring the cost of entry to motorsport down. The series is aimed at enthusiasts and up-and-coming drivers and features cars close to production-spec. In the United States, the most prominent TCR...

  • 2019 Volkswagen Arteon
    2019 Volkswagen Arteon dashes to the US with more space, more power

    The stylish successor to the Volkwsagen CC arrived stateside Thursday at the 2018 Chicago Auto Show. The 2019 Volkswagen Arteon will go on sale in the fall and replace the CC that's aging quickly from VW lots. The Arteon benefits from economy of scale, notably scalable architecture that underpins...

  • 2018 Lexus RX 450hL
    2018 Lexus RX 450hL arrives with $51,615 starting price

    Lexus was a little late to the 3-row crossover SUV party as the automaker only filled the gap last November when it rolled out the 2018 RX L, essentially a stretched version of the mid-size RX crossover with two additional seats. So far Lexus has only shown the vehicle in RX 350L guise, but on...

  • 2018 Dodge Durango SRT with Mopar accessories
    Turn up the heat on the 2018 Durango with these Mopar upgrades

    Dodge turned up the heat on its Durango with the introduction of an SRT model for 2018. Now, thanks to Mopar, you can spice things even further with a handful of accessories and performance upgrades for the popular 3-row SUV. Unveiled on Wednesday at the 2018 Chicago Auto Show, the items can be...

  • 2018 Lexus RC F
    Time flies: 10th anniversary editions of Lexus RC F, GS F coming this summer

    The "F" doesn't stand for "fast," but that's sure how it feels. This year, 10 years after Lexus launched its performance sub-brand with the Lexus IS F, the automaker is celebrating the anniversary of the F brand, named after the Fuji Speedway in Japan, where much of the development takes place...

  • 2019 Ford Mustang Bullitt, 2018 Detroit auto show

    Ford pulled off a huge surprise at this past week's 2018 North American International Auto Show in Detroit by presenting the original Highland Green 1968 Mustang driven by Steve McQueen in front of the cameras during filming of the hit movie “Bullitt.” Long thought to be lost, the car is in a fully original state and is still driveable. It was shown alongside a modern Bullitt Mustang unveiled to celebrate the movie's 50th anniversary this year. Ford also used the Detroit show for the return of the Ranger nameplate. The mid-size pickup isn't exactly brand new, though. It's an...

  • 2019 Jeep Cherokee, 2018 Detroit auto show
    2019 Jeep Cherokee video preview

    Don’t call it a mistake but a mulligan. The 2019 Jeep Cherokee is the brand's second take. Jeep had a simple brief with the new Cherokee, with designer Mark Allen telling us that his team didn’t want to take all the weirdness out of it. The result is a blend of the Cherokee’s...

  • 2018 Ford F-150 Power Stroke
    2018 Ford F-150 diesel video preview

    Long haulers know that there's nothing quite like an oil-burner under the hood. The instant torque and long-legged nature of diesel trucks has endeared itself to heavy-duty buyers for a long time. But a diesel powertrain has escaped the most popular light-duty pickup in North America. Until now...

  • GAC Enverge concept, 2018 Detroit auto show
    China’s GAC returns to Detroit auto show with GA4 sedan, Enverge concept

    Chinese automaker GAC Motor returned to the North American International Auto Show in Detroit for the fourth time and brought with it three new vehicles, including an electric concept the automaker says is aimed at younger buyers. The state-owned company, which operates the Gonow and Trumpchi...

  • 2019 Toyota Avalon, 2018 Detroit auto show
    2019 Toyota Avalon debuts in Detroit

    Demand for mainstream sedans may be waning but not at Toyota it seems. A year on from redesigning its Camry, the Japanese firm has taken the covers off a redesigned Avalon. The new 2019 Avalon was presented for the first time on Monday at the 2018 North American International Auto Show in Detroit...

  • 2019 Hyundai Veloster N, 2018 Detroit auto show
    2019 Hyundai Veloster N video preview

    Hyundai has pulled off the surprise of the 2018 Detroit auto show, introducing the first North American member of its N performance line. The most-powerful Veloster ever, the N’s stats read like an enthusiast’s dream—a turbocharged 275-horsepower 2.0-liter 4-cylinder sends power...

  • 2019 Hyundai Veloster N, 2018 Detroit auto show

    Who says auto shows can't surprise anymore? After releasing the details on its redesigned 2019 Veloster, Hyundai pulled a fast one on the 2018 Detroit auto show on Monday, introducing the first member of its long-awaited N performance line. The 2019 Hyundai Veloster N is the most extreme performance vehicle from Hyundai since the Genesis Coupe, arriving with a 2.0-liter, turbocharged 4-cylinder that packs 275 horsepower and 260 pound-feet of torque. Peak torque is available between 1,450 and 4,700 rpm. Channeling the 2.0-liter's noise is a new multi-mode dual exhaust that breathes through a...

  • 2019 Ford Mustang Bullitt, 2018 Detroit auto show
    2019 Ford Mustang Bullitt video preview

    Fifty years ago a car chase on the streets of San Francisco between a Mustang and a Charger made movie history—at least for gearheads. That movie was "Bullitt" starring the ultra-cool Steve McQueen. In the years since, Ford has released two special edition Mustang Bullitt models and for 2019...

  • 2019 Ford Mustang Bullitt, 2018 Detroit auto show
    50th Anniversary 2019 Ford Mustang Bullitt cranks out 475 horsepower

    Fifty years after Steve McQueen chased a 1968 Dodge Charger in a Dark Highland Green '68 Mustang to the delight of gearhead movie fans, Ford is releasing its third special edition model to commemorate that iconic movie car. That movie was "Bullitt" and the 50th anniversary Bullitt Mustang is the...

  • Highlights from the 2018 Detroit auto show
    The best cars and trucks we saw at the 2018 Detroit auto show

    The 2018 Detroit auto show was full of trucks, Mustangs, Jeeps, concept cars, technology, and SUVs. All of the Detroit Three had full portfolios of pickups as headliners, but each had its own take on mainstream utility. Take a walk with us through the show floor to see the best of what we saw. For...

  • 2019 Ram 1500, 2018 Detroit auto show
    2019 Ram 1500 video preview

    The Ram 1500 full-size pickup changed the way we look at trucks when its big-rig style arrived more than two decades ago. Now, the new 2019 Ram 1500 sheds that butch look for a smarter, family-focused style loaded with tech and conveniences—and more room than ever. Ram has been working on...

  • 2019 Jeep Cherokee, 2018 Detroit auto show
    2019 Jeep Cherokee makeover reveals prettier face, turbocharged power

    The 2019 Jeep Cherokee is a course correct for the iconic off-road brand, softening the polarizing style introduced in 2014 for something more in line with the brand’s other offerings. In refreshing the crossover, Jeep design boss Mark Allen told Motor Authority his team “didn’t...

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