Mercedes

The Nürburgring is important for AMG. All of its cars turn hundreds of laps there while in development, and it even nicknamed its AMG GT R “The Beast From the Green Hell,” referencing the track’s famous nickname. But for Tobias Moers, the head of AMG, setting lap times on the Nordschleife isn’t important. We were …

MINI-Cooper-S-E-Countryman

At the New York Auto Show (March 30 through April 8, 2018), MINI-style electro mobility will conquer new terrain with the presentation of an exclusive model specially designed for extremely challenging routes. With its underpinnings taken from the brands first plug-in hybrid vehicle, the MINI Countryman Panamericana has been designed for a long-distance tour from …

Mustang Shelby GT500

Back in January, Ford revealed it would bring back the Shelby GT500, this time as a 700-plus horsepower monster. Well, here’s your first look at the car itself. Ford revealed a front-facing picture of the GT500 today at its “Ford Uncovered” media event in Michigan, along with information on the new Bronco and the newly-announced …

Land Rover Classic

Anyone can swap a big engine into a car—making it work like it’s from the factory is the difficult bit. That’s what makes the new Defender Works V8 from Land Rover Classic truly special. “All the traction aids work in conjunction with the powertrain, and as a conversion, no one other than JLR is capable …

The Mazda6

We know we sound like a broken record when we fawn over station wagons that we don’t get in the United States, but the Mazda 6 wagon is so enticing that we don’t care. This mid-size longroof is getting the same updates that the 6 sedan receives for the 2018 model year, and seeing it …

2019 Toyota Avalon

The Toyota Avalon has never been particularly sporty, but it’s long been the car of choice for buyers who want something large, spacious, quiet, reliable, and comfortable. Unfortunately for Toyota, the near-luxury sedan segment has gotten increasingly competitive in the last few years. These days, large cars like the Dodge Charger, Chevrolet Impala, and Nissan …

Nissan

Despite multiple hints that Nissan may be getting ready to retire the Z-car, a new report now suggests that the aging 370Z won’t be the last we see of Nissan’s longest running nameplate. Nissan chief planning officer Philippe Klein says previous reports of Nissan killing off the rear-drive sports car thanks to dwindling financial justification …

Lexus Black Panther

Lexus is returning to the Super Bowl with the help of Marvel’s Black Panther movie. The automaker will run a 30-second commercial that will air during the third quarter of Super Bowl LII held on February 4. A 60-second extended digital version of the commercial was released today and was made in conjunction with the …

BMW M8 GTE

The honour of contesting the first race with the BMW M8 GTE goes to BMW Team RLL. Team principal Bobby Rahal’s (USA) crew enters their tenth season with BMW and is set to compete in the IMSA series with two BMW M8 GTE this year. The BMW M8 GTE is the result of BMW’s latest …

2019 Ford Mustang

It was supposed to be a surprise: a dollop of sports car news at an auto show dominated by pickup trucks. But the cat was out of the bag with numerous confirmations that Ford would reveal the 2019 Mustang Bullitt at the North American International Auto Show. The famed Mustang was part of a press …