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2019 Genesis G70 First Drive Review | Less bark, more bite

Will American consumers see this silent assassin coming?<p>CAPE NEDDICK, Maine — <i>Autoblog</i> has already driven the version of the Genesis G70 that will be sold on the automaker's home peninsula, and found it to be a compelling alternative to the likes of the the BMW 3 Series, Audi A4, and Mercedes-Benz …

New Hampshire

2018 Mercedes-AMG E 63 S Wagon Quick Spin Review | Master of all trades

One car to do everything you need<p>Beyond the numbers, the engine is a hoot, even more so with the optional AMG performance exhaust that costs $1,250. When put into its sportiest modes, it lets out a deep, fierce growl that punctuates downshifts with a multitude of pops and cackles. The frequency of …

Mercedes-Benz

2018 Nissan Kicks First Drive Review | Cheap and cheerful

It packs more appeal than the old Juke — and with a killer Bose stereo<p>Colin Chapman's famous catchphrase — "simplify, then add lightness" — referred to his philosophy of making his Lotus road and race cars faster by removing weight rather than adding power. I can't help but think Nissan drew …

Here are the 17 coolest new trucks and SUVs coming to market this year

Trucks and SUVs dominate the top of the sales charts these days. And this dominance is reflected on the show floor at the 2018 New York International Auto Show.<p>This year, the biggest story in New York is the slew of new crossover SUVs that made their world debuts at the show. This includes heavy …

Ford Baby Bronco comes alive in these exclusive renderings

Our digital artist unwrapped the teaser image of this baby off-roader<p>Ford is brining the Bronco back in 2020. And, as part of its larger mission to take the fight to Jeep directly, the Baby Bronco will compete with Jeep's smaller offerings, like the Renegade and even, to a lesser degree, the Subaru …

Off-roading

Auto Showdown: 2019 Toyota RAV4 vs. 2019 Subaru Forester

Which compact crossover makes the biggest splash in New York?<p>The Toyota RAV4 is unstoppable. Not only is it Toyota’s best-selling model, it’s also the best-selling non-pickup in the U.S. Debuting at the New York auto show, a new fifth generation signals the RAV4 is evolving to keep up with the …

Subaru

Saga #50: How an improbable comic has shaped the industry

An R-rated space opera longer than most superhero standbys<p>Reaching fifty issues is an impressive milestone for any comic. It’s much more impressive for titles that don’t have a famous character or inter-connected universe to draw in readers. And it’s especially rare to do with a single consistent …

Graphic Novels

Alphabet will operate a fleet of 20,000 Jaguar cars for its driverless ride-hail service by 2022

This will be the first part of a long-term partnership between the two companies.<p>Alphabet’s self-driving arm Waymo is introducing a new vehicle into its fleet of driverless rides, an all-electric car produced by Jaguar Land Rover.<p>Waymo unveiled the new vehicle, called the Jaguar I-Pace, at a press …

Electric SUV

The 2019 Toyota RAV4 is aiming straight at Subaru

1 of 29The 2019 Toyota RAV4 debuted at the New York International Auto Show this week.<p>2 of 29The 2019 Toyota RAV4 debuted at the New York …

Auto Shows

2019 Subaru Forester: Refined by evolution

It rides on a new platform, with lots of little changes throughout<p>Here it is, the all-new 2019 Subaru Forester, a lot like it was before, and a lot different. Spy shots clued us in to evolutionary exterior on this fifth generation, which Subaru dubs "a more rugged style." Taking cues from the …

Subaru

2019 Cadillac CT6 V-Sport Twin Turbo V-8 First Look: Northstar 2.0

Cadillac births its very own hot-V AMG/RS/M-slaying V-8<p>Although the CT6 flagship sedan has been making do with the same four- and six-cylinder engines that power its lesser siblings, Cadillac has been itching to go toe-to-toe with the best A-list German sport sedans. Boss-man Johan de Nysschen or …

Autos

Ford’s LTE dongle makes 2010-17 cars connected

Ford recently pledged that all its new vehicles would have 4G LTE baked in by 2019, and now it’s offering existing drivers a way to get their cars …

4G LTE

2019 Kia K900 (spy photo) Photo Gallery

Mercedes turbocharged 3.0-liter V-6 engine Photo Gallery

Cadillac's striking Escala concept is reportedly headed for production

It'll become the brand's new flagship above the CT6<p>Cadillac is reportedly planning a new flagship four-door, and it won't be based on its alphanumeric naming system a la the CT6. It'll be the Escala, the stunning concept fastback it revealed in 2016 in Pebble Beach.<p>The news comes via <i>Autoline</i>, which …

Cadillac

2018 Lincoln Navigator L Black Label 4x4

The new Navigator reorders the American-full-size-SUV hierarchy.<p>For much of the 20th century, the Cadillac-versus-Lincoln thing mattered. It had significance well beyond quarterly earnings and the automotive industry. For many, it was about national pride.<p><i>For even deeper coverage of the Navigator,</i> …

Autos

2018 Lincoln Navigator L Black Label Photo Gallery

The Range Rover SV Coupe sacrifices some doors for more style

The 577-horsepower, less practical Range Rover will cost $295,000 — to start<p>Range Rover has become such a popular division of Land Rover that it seems to overpower the parent company. With the new Range Rover SV Coupe, Land Rover gives the impression it’s trying to return a little more exclusivity …

2019 Mercedes-AMG GT63 S 4-Door Photo Gallery

2019 Mercedes-AMG GT 4-Door: The More-Door AMG – Official Photos and Info

2019 Ram 1500 Priced from $33,340

The all-new 2019 Ram 1500 will carry a base price of $33,340 when it goes on sale later this month. That coin nabs buyers the entry-level Tradesman trim with the smaller quad-cab body style and marks a $1050 increase over a similarly equipped 2018 truck.<p>The new pickup was revealed at the Detroit …

Porsche Mission E Cross Turismo concept Photo Gallery

Porsche Mission E Cross Turismo Concept: It’s an Electric Porsche Wagon – Official Photos and Info

2018 Maserati Touring Sciàdipersia Photo Gallery

2019 Mazda MX-5 tipped for power bump to 181hp

Mazda MX-5 fans have been calling for more power for a long time, but Mazda has been hesitant to give fans what they want. Mazda has long held that …

Hyundai poaches another BMW M exec to run high-performance N division

Another first-class ticket booked from Munich to Seoul<p>Hyundai has poached a third executive for its N high-performance division from the ranks of BMW's M department. Thomas Schemera, a 31-year BMW veteran, will head the High Performance Vehicle & Motorsport Division that Hyundai just inaugurated on …

Boeing Is Getting Ready to Sell Flying Taxis

The dream of flying cars has been around longer than Boeing Co. has been making airplanes. Now a vision from the pages of Jules Verne is near enough …

2019 Jaguar I-Pace Makes 394 HP From All-Electric Powertrain

All-electric crossover headed to Geneva<p>Jaguar has revealed its first all-electric production vehicle, and perhaps the first true rival to the Tesla Model X. The 2019 Jaguar I-Pace will make an appearance at the Geneva Motor Show before heading to customers in the U.S. in the second half of the year.<p>…

Land Rover Range Rover

2019 GMC Sierra 1500 Photo Gallery

2019 GMC Sierra Revealed: Diesel Power and a Carbon-Fiber Bed – Official Photos and Info

Honda's Civic Type R Time Attack 2018 is a record-seeking circus

Jenson Button and other race car drivers attempt lap records across Europe<p>Two years ago Honda asked a few of its World Touring Car and British Touring Car Championship drivers to set self-certified lap records at five historic European tracks in a 2016 the Civic Type R. The automaker's putting …

Honda

2018 Audi RS5 First Drive Review | Harder-edged and hungry for speed

One of the quickest, fastest and best overall Audi four-seat coupes ever<p>It has taken three years for the team at Audi Sport to design and develop the 2018 Audi RS5. Three years of rethinking and reengineering Audi's A5 coupe into a high-performance machine, one that Audi says draws inspiration from …

2019 Hyundai Santa Fe First Drive Review | Trading ‘Sport’ for spiffy

From South Korea to North America, new Santa Fe has a lot to offer.<p>With the updated name comes an updated look. In the flesh, it's a handsome ute that seems more SUV than CUV: beefed up and boxy, and less overtly elegant than so many swoopy crossover profiles we see today. Its big, chiseled face …

Santa Fe