Auto Shows

Are We Headed For 'Peak SUV?'

The conventional wisdom in the car business is that the days of the hallowed family sedan are numbered, soon to be replaced by all shapes, sizes, and demeanors of sport-utility vehicles.<p>To be sure passenger-car sales are sputtering. According to Autodata, they’re down by 10.3% year-to-date over the …

Trucks

Ares Project Panther: a Huracán-based, Pantera-inspired coachbuilt special

Ares, the Modena-based coachbuilder and tuner formed by ex-Lotus CEO Dany Bahar, has unveiled the design for its most ambitious car yet: the Project …

Bowers + Wilkins Bring HiFi Sound to Volvo: We visit the British audio brand factory and drive the 2018 V90 Cross Country

<i>by Andrew Maness</i><p>It was at the New York International Auto Show a few years back that we developed a keen interest in the British speaker company Bowers + Wilkins. Since getting a quick demo of their system in the then new second generation Volvo XC90, we wanted to spend more time with it to find …

2019 Audi A6 spy shots and video

A prototype for the redesigned, fifth-generation Audi A6 has been spotted again. The car has been developed alongside the new generations of the A7 …

Lincoln Continental

Monday briefing: German intelligence warns of Chinese espionage on LinkedIn

Your WIRED daily briefing. Today, China has been accused of using LinkedIn to gain influence over German politics, industry reports say Apple is …

ICAN

The 10 Most Eye-Popping Concept Cars of 2017

The future looks awesome.<p>0<p>SHARES<p>As the calendar flips to the last page of the year, the time comes for a tallying of events and activities during …

Trucks

Toyota Teases Next Generation Avalon

The redesigned four-door will make its first appearance next month in Detroit.<p>Toyota USA Newsroom<p>The Toyota Avalon has never been a best-seller; the …

Autos

Check out the Luxurious 2018 Range Rover SVAutobiography

Unveiled just a few days ago at the 2017 Los Angeles Auto Show, the new Range Rover SVAutobiography looks like a tech hub on wheels. It’s beautiful, …

Trucks

Tesla Week: Model 3 Ramps, Chevy Bolt Rises

There are signs that Model 3 inventory is starting to build for regular reservation holders while, conversely, the Chevy Bolt is now harder to get. Tesla Semi is in the news too.<p>[For the week ending Friday December 8, 2017]<p>The surest sign that Model 3 production is ramping is an uptick in cars …

Chevrolet Bolt

How Tesla Electrified Rivals at the L.A. Auto Show

The Silicon Valley carmaker cast a long shadow in Los Angeles as BMW, Jaguar and VW imitated the wily brand. Can their electric concepts hold their own next to Elon Musk’s Model 3, asks Dan Neil<p>OH, HELLO. I wasn’t expecting to see a Tesla booth at the Los Angeles Auto Show, much less meet the …

Electric Vehicles

2019 Toyota Avalon previews bold new styling

Remember the Toyota Avalon? If so, you’re probably in the minority. Toyota‘s full-size sedan could never be described as the most exciting of the …

Toyota

Infiniti’s Canadian lead designer has unique perspective

There are a lot of automobile designers in the world but there aren’t that many at the top of the heap. And when you take a closer look at that …

Mercedes-Benz

Next-gen Toyota Avalon headed to Detroit auto show

Sedans aren’t as popular as they once were, but Toyota is sticking to its guns and putting the finishing touches on the next-gen Avalon.<p>Not much else …

Autos (Canada)

Toyota will introduce Michigan-engineered Avalon at NAIAS next month

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Detroit

Toyota to announce new Avalon big car at Detroit auto show

DETROIT (AP) — Toyota will introduce a revamped Avalon full-size car at the Detroit auto show in January. The new car will arrive in showrooms in the spring. It comes at a time when full-size car sales are falling because U.S. buyers continue to favor SUVs.<p>But Executive Vice President Bob Carter …

Business

Tesla dazzles at L.A. Auto Show

Tesla (NASDAQ:TSLA) is casting a long shadow in a surprise appearance at the Los Angeles Auto Show, according to The Wall Street Journal's Dan Neil. …

Business

London Classic Car Show 2018 preview

A special section on great getaway cars is one of the major attractions of the fourth London Classic Car Show, as well as the usual selection of mouthwatering classics from all eras, as well as clubs and restoration experts.<p>The show, held at the ExCeL exhibition halls in the capital’s former …

Classic Cars

Lexus Is Bringing a New Concept to Detroit

Where will the flagship crossover slot in their ever-growing lineup?<p>Lexus USA Newsroom<p>Lexus announced not one but two shake-ups across its SUV lineup …

Trucks

Lexus teases LF-1 Limitless Concept ahead of 2018 Detroit Auto Show

Following up on the three-row RX L revealed just last week, Lexus will take to the 2018 North American International Auto Show with the LF-1 …

Autos (Canada)

Ski slopes to be built in Downtown Detroit for Winter Blast festival

The 2018 Meridian Winter Blast festival will coincide with the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) and has several new themes lined up, …

Skiing

Stylishly Camouflaged All-Electric Jaguar I-Pace Completed Its Testing in Los Angeles

This electrified beauty isn't anything like your mother's drab SUV.<p>via Jaguar<p>Despite the global reveal of Jaguar's luxury all-electric SUV being in …

Electric Vehicles

Toyota: No Supra for Detroit, SUV Lineup to Expand

Recent concepts have cues RAV4 will adopt, but could also serve as basis for new nameplates<p>If you were hoping to see the return of the Toyota Supra in January at the North American International Auto Show, you will be disappointed.<p>It’s too soon to unveil the much-anticipated sports car. …

Trucks

The Most Affordable Way to Owning an AMG Will Also Be the Most Practical

Mercedes-AMG officially confirmed that starting next year, the most affordable way to own a part of the AMG brand will be the AMG A35 hatchback. …

Shopping

Driving Arcimoto's electric three-wheeler at the Los Angeles Auto Show

Close<p>Drag<p>Autoplay: ON Autoplay: OFF<p>Want to downsize your four-wheeled vehicle but aren't quite ready to go full motorcycle? Maybe a reverse trike is more your bag. These half-moto/half-car vehicles could be your commute-problem solver, especially in crowded cities, and for good reason. They are …

Autos

The hot new cars and SUVs at the Los Angeles Auto Show

The Los Angeles Auto Show is in full swing and automakers are showing off new updates of hot-selling vehicles and the debut of a batch of sexy new cars, SUVs and trucks.<p>Take a look at some of the most interesting vehicles we have seen.<p>The updated Jeep Wrangler was shown at the L.A. Auto Show and …

Trucks

How many Model 3s will Tesla deliver by Dec 31? Twitter poll results, again

What a difference a few months makes.<p>In June, one month before the delivery of the first 30 Tesla Model 3, we polled our Twitter followers on how …

Autos

Jaguar has a fleet of over 200 all-electric I-Pace prototypes, completes 200-mile test drive in California

As we reported last week, Jaguar brought two I-Pace prototypes at the Los Angeles Auto Show – a year after first unveiling the vehicle at the same show.<p>Now Jaguar elaborates on its test program and reveals that it currently operates “more than 200 production prototypes” ahead of its launch next …

Electric Vehicles

Wait up, Jaguar! Land Rover wants to launch an electric vehicle, too

Jaguar will become the first British automaker to launch a mass-produced battery-electric car when it introduces the I-Pace (pictured). Sister …

Trucks

Spyker C8 Aileron LM85 special edition finishes off a Dutch treat

The long-running, oddly styled and sublimely constructed second-generation Dutch supercar says goodbye.<p>It's been a long time coming, but the quirky Spyker C8 Aileron is finally exiting production. As you might expect from the colorfully styled Dutch sports car, the model is going out in …

Supercars