2016 Audi Allroad
Just when diesel fans thought things couldn't get any worse, along comes news that a high court in India has prohibited sales of some diesel vehicles until next spring.
While the previous edition of Audi's Allroad was built on A6 underpinnings, the current Allroad uses the same platform as the current A4 sedan. Because Audi's models have grown over the years, this Allroad is about the same size as that A6-based version. The recipe hasn't changed much, either.
When we think about the problem of drinking and driving, we often associate it with younger, less experienced drivers. A new study shows that the practice has become far less common among motorists age 16 to 25, though we're not out of the woods, yet.
New Ford GT
A legend is coming back, again. Ford took us all by surprise in Detroit last January when it showed a new GT supercar that it intends to put into production next year.
It turns out the mystery wide-body Huracán spotted in northern Italy recently wasn’t the oft-rumored Superleggera version of the latest Lamborghini supercar but rather a modified version developed by German tuner Novitec. Famous for tinkering with Ferraris, Novitec recently started offering upgrades for Lamborghinis and its latest is a package for the Huracán LP 610-4 called the N-Largo.
Volkswagen looks set to finally end production of its Phaeton, which bowed out of the United States midway through the last decade. The luxurious full-size sedan was launched as far back as 2002 and over the years received a series of updates to keep it looking contemporary.
Teaser for 2017 Hyundai Ioniq debuting at 2016 Geneva Motor Show
Last week, the Hyundai Ioniq name was confirmed for the Korean carmaker's upcoming Prius-fighting five-door hatchback. The Ioniq lineup will include hybrid, plug-in hybrid, and battery-electric variants of the compact car built on the underpinnings of the new Elantra sedan.
It's been clear for a couple of years now that the German luxury makers feel they need competitive responses to the startling emergence of electric-car maker Tesla Motors. One by one, the concept vehicles--and production plans--have appeared, first the Audi e-Tron Quattro Concept and most recently the Porsche Mission E.
Five years after the first modern mass-market electric car launched, stories of recalcitrant car dealers continue to surface from buyers. Walk into a dealership, explain that you want to buy an electric car ... and then endure a litany of reasons why you don't.