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2015 Bentley Flying Spur V8: Earth-Conscious Plutocrats Rejoice

A bit less powerful, a lot more efficient.<p>A year ago, Bentley gave us a new Flying Spur. Ditching the “Continental” moniker that it previously shared with the British luxury-car maker’s two-door models, the Flying Spur flaunted new and unique sheetmetal to further differentiate it from its …

Next Ford Focus RS May Pack Mustang Four-Cylinder, Still May Never Show Up in U.S.

We like Ford’s fastest Focus so much that we’ve got a red ST in our long-term fleet. But that 252-hp hot hatch is more like the mild appetizer to what we really want to drive: a U.S.-spec Focus RS. With the refreshed 2015 Focus revealed before its full debut at the Geneva auto show next week, the …

2016 Jaguar XE Sedan Spied In Production Body, Will Fight 3-series, A4, C-class

Jaguar takes aim at Germany's iconic entry-luxury sports sedans.<p><b>What It Is:</b> Jaguar’s long-awaited compact sports sedan. It will be called the XE. Here, it’s caught wearing roofline-obscuring camouflage but what’s more important is that it’s testing in what appears to be its final sheetmetal.<p><b>Why It</b> …

Arrivederci, Grand Cherokee: Levante SUV to Be Built on Maserati Platform

In an interview with <i>CNN Money</i>, Maserati CEO Harald Wester stated that the automaker’s upcoming Levante SUV will not be based on the Jeep Grand Cherokee. Wester continued, adding that taking Maserati any further downmarket in pursuit of sales is not in the cards, driving the sentiment home by saying …

Meyers Manx Kick-Out S.S. Dune Buggy

Speed Buggy lives via this modern Manx created by Bruce Meyers himself.<p>From the March 2014 issue<p>“I don’t know what I was thinking or why I was thinking it when I did it,” Bruce Meyers exhales while standing next to his Manx Kick-Out S.S. “But here it is. And here I am.”<p>What it is, is a dune buggy—a …

Rolls-Royce’s Drone Shipbots Will Rule Tomorrow’s Oceans, Shipping Containers

If you’re rooting for the drone team, then chalk up another win: Rolls-Royce is working on unmanned cargo ships that would roam the Earth’s oceans packed with crates of goods, controlled by captains safe on shore using virtual reality facilities to pilot their fleets. In other words, tomorrow’s …

The Continental: No AWD Aston Martins, Ford's Diesels, and the Mercedes V-class

<i>Each week, our German correspondent slices and dices the latest rumblings, news, and quick-hit driving impressions from the other side of the pond. His byline may say Jens Meiners, but we simply call him . . . the Continental.</i>