Reliability report, Mercedes-AMG E63, New Fisker: What's New @ The Car Connection

October 26, 2016

Critics are a lonely bunch, and the folks at Consumer Reports are no exception. While many shoppers trust what the magazine has to say, more than a few think it's been unduly judgy when it comes to Detroit car brands.

 
Practicality and a storied performance pedigree don't often go together; but the Mercedes-Benz CLA45 AMG and Subaru WRX are two models that offer an impressive amount of both.
 

It’s likely that the first time you saw the Lexus NX or the Mercedes-Benz GLC, you took note. And that’s saying something, as the market is flooded with compact crossover offerings nowadays.
 
2018 Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG

2018 Mercedes-Benz E63 AMG

From Motor Authority:

Mercedes-AMG unveils new E63 ahead of LA auto show

Mercedes on Tuesday showed the most powerful E-Class ever, two weeks ahead of its public debut at the 2016 Los Angeles auto show.

Mini has revealed a bigger, more sophisticated Countryman SUV for the nameplate’s second iteration. And this time there’s a plug-in hybrid model, representing the first hybrid from the brand.

Though it was hardly a secret, General Motors Company [NYSE:GM] on Wednesday confirmed that the next-generation Opel Insignia will serve as a Holden Commodore in the Australian and New Zealand markets.

Teaser for Fisker electric sedan

Teaser for Fisker electric sedan

New Fisker electric car: 'butterfly doors' ... but strange hype too?

We're slowly learning more about Henrik Fisker's planned 300-mile electric car, as the designer has now released a pair of teaser photos of the vehicle.

Atieva now Lucid Motors; plans 300-mile, 900-hp electric car

Chinese-backed startup Atieva has changed its name to Lucid Motors, and revealed more details about its planned electric car.

It goes without saying that mass adoption of electric cars would lead to a massive decrease in oil consumption over time.

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