Lachlan McGalahad

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2018 BMW 540i: Business before pleasure

<b>There is much to learn</b> about the 2018 BMW 5-Series sedan, but its drivability is a quick study. The large-midsize 5-Series was redesigned for 2017, …

BMW 530e might be worth buying over 530i

Such a sentiment is heresy to most car enthusiasts. “Buy a hybrid over a normal combustion engine? Madness.” However, at least in the case of the BMW …

Electric Vehicles

BMW's fifth-generation of electric architecture

BMW may not have been the first automotive company to develop electric vehicles. Actually, it certainly wasn’t. It also might not be the most popular …

Electric Vehicles

Rendering: Care for a BMW M5 Convertible?

The BMW M5 made its debut in Safety Car guise last weekend at the last race of this year’s MotoGP championship in Valencia, Spain. The car brought …

Lincoln Continental

BMW 5 Series is Motor Trend Car of the Year contender

Motor Trend recently had the BMW X4 as an SUV of the Year contender, a car they didn’t like very much. Considering how they felt about the X4, it’s …

BMW

The new BMW 6 Series Gran Turismo

BMW is presenting an extensively updated successor to one of the most creative vehicle concepts of recent years. The new BMW 6 Series Gran Turismo …

Mercedes marks new G-Class by recalling top 9 moments in G-Wagen history

The next-generation Mercedes-Benz G-Class goes primetime at the 2018 Detroit Auto Show. Intel so far points to four inches of additional width and a wider track, some extra length, electromechanical steering, independent front suspension, a new instrument panel and infotainment controls, and nearly …

2018 Mercedes-Benz S-Class Review: Half-Measure?

Facing down stiff Audi A8 competition with a major S refresh<p>Mercedes-Benz last put the world’s luxury-car peddlers on notice with its new-for-2014-model-year, W222-generation S-Class. It featured automated parking, Magic Body Control air suspension with Road Surface Scan, six programmable seat …

Luxury Cars

Mercedes AMG celebrates its golden anniversary

JOHANNESBURG - Mercedes-AMG is celebrating 50 years of this iconic brand.<p>To celebrate the milestone, the automaker has added new models to the AMG GT …

Mercedes-Benz

2018 Mercedes-Benz E400 4Matic Coupe First Test: Ooooh, Look at That!

Mercedes' midsize coupe is filled with special details<p>Did you look at the taillights? No, really, how closely did you check out the 2018 Mercedes-Benz E-Class coupe’s lit up taillights? The superficially satisfying taillight design is said to have a crystal look, which is fitting from the same …

Android Auto

Mercedes-Benz Will Unveil This $2.4 Million Hypercar With 1100 Horsepower Soon

Even Tesla's (TSLA) Elon Musk should be impressed by a new Mercedes-Benz hypercar coming to market soon.<p>Mercedes will unveil its Project One hybrid …

Mercedes-Benz will use What3words geocoding system to help drivers navigate to any point on Earth

Mercedes-Benz has announced a new navigation feature is coming to its cars next year, one that’s designed to help drivers find their way to very precise points on the planet that are difficult to find through conventional directions.<p>While many of the places you’ll ever want to visit are easy to …

Want a V6? In a 2018 Two-door Mercedes-Benz S-Class, You Can't Have One

Want a six-cylinder engine?<p>Don’t buy a two-door Mercedes-Benz S-Class.<p>For the 2018 model year, Mercedes-Benz will offer a S450 sedan with a …

The New BMW Z4 Is The Most Promising Car From BMW Since The 2 Series

After years of sitting in the shallow end of BMW’s lineup as a sort-of also-ran, the German roadster is back with the new Z4, and it’s the most …

Watch Atlanta’s Robo-Stadium In Action For The First Time

When the Atlanta Falcons decided to move into a new stadium, they wanted the architecture to be so dynamic that it would “provide a game-day spectacle that can’t be experienced at home or in a bar,” lead architect Bill Johnson told <i>Co.Design</i> in 2016 when the project was an Innovation by Design …

Atlanta Falcons

Big body retrospective: 8 generations of the Mercedes-Benz S-Class

The S-Class, or <i>Sonderklasse</i> (aka, "special class") is the top dog of the Mercedes-Benz sedan lineup, representing the leading edge of the German brand's luxury and tech offerings. Though "S" badge designations officially started in 1972 (and have since sold 4 million cars), these flagships trace …

Mercedes-Benz

2018 Mercedes-Benz S500 European-Spec First Drive: ICE, ICE Baby. Too Cool, Too Cool

America Gets "Or Nothing." For Now<p>There’s no doubt the electrification of the automobile is well under way. However, the tipping point—that inflection point when more consumers choose to buy an electric vehicle over a gasoline powered one—is still a ways away. There are many reasons for this, but …

Internal Combustion Engine

The Mercedes-Benz X-Class Luxury Ute Has Officially Arrived

After months of teasing, the covers have finally been pulled off the Mercedes-Benz X-Class ute (pick-up for those outside of Australia).<p>The bold …

From Priyanka Chopra to Katrina Kaif, these are Bollywood's favourite luxury cars

You are, after all, only as good as your ride<p>Priyanka Chopra goes red carpet hopping in her Rolls Royce, Parineeti Chopra poured her life savings …

Tesla shifts into reverse after weak sales spark Model 3 fears

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) shares have come under pressure this week after the electric car maker reported weaker sales than expected, just as it prepares to launch the highly-anticipated Model 3.<p>Earlier this week, Tesla said it delivered about 22,000 Model S sedans and Model X sport-utility vehicles in …

Mercedes-Benz X-Class Getting Closer to Launch. Will BMW Follow?

The SUV craze that has taken over the world right now doesn’t seem to be slowing down. A number of factors lead to this outburst that had some …

Mercedes-Benz Teases The Arrival Of The X-Class Ute

A different breed of Mercedes is about to be unleashed on the world and this time it’s not just a concept.<p>After doing the promotional rounds earlier …

Mercedes-Benz

Photo Comparison: BMW X3 M40i vs Mercedes-AMG GLC43

BMW fans have been waiting for a hot X3 for a long time. Of all the brand’s SUVs, the BMW X3 is the one best suited for performance. It’s rear-wheel …

BMW

2018 BMW X3: Price starts at 47,000 euros for X3 xDrive20d

The new 2018 BMW X3 is sold in Germany at a price of at least 47,000 euros. At this price, the best-selling model in Europe is the BMW X3 xDrive20d …

BMW

Why the electric BMW X3 rather than BMW i5?

BMW’s plans for the upcoming i5 seem to have vanished in the past year, with the next true BMW i vehicle seemingly being the iNEXT, slated for 2021. …

BMW

The all-new BMW 5-Series has just been launched

The all-new BMW 5-Series has just been launched<p>The all-new BMW 5-Series has just been launched and the folks at BMW are (justifiably) chuffed about …

BMW

BMW May Reveal an Electric 3-Series

According to a report, the 3-Series EV will have a range of 248 miles.<p>BMW, in an effort to combat Tesla's affordable Model 3 electric car, will introduce an electric version of its flagship 3-Series sedan at the Frankfurt Auto Show this September, according to German business news site</i> …

Autogefühl gets track/off-road ride along in new BMW X3

We’ve seen quite a lot of the brand-new G01-generation BMW X3 in the past few days. As one of BMW’s best-selling models, the new X3 is quite a big …

Off-roading