Month: October 2021

The 2023 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 debuted earlier this week with some impressive features, including the most powerful naturally aspirated production V-8 ever. Engineering Explained host Jason Fenske provides a deep dive into this 5.5-liter V-8, and compares it to the old Z06’s supercharged engine. Code-named LT6, the C8 Z06 engine produces 670 hp at 8,400
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What kind of vehicle is the 2022 Cadillac CT5? What does it compare to? The 2022 CT5 is a stylish sport sedan with a fastback shape that ranges from entry luxury to high-end performance. It competes against strong rivals like the BMW 5-Series, Mercedes-Benz E-Class, and Audi A6, plus the Acura TLX and Lexus ES. 
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What kind of vehicle is the 2023 Kia Sportage? What does it compare to? The Sportage is a compact crossover SUV that grows in size and features for the latest generation. With seating for five and a new off-road-leaning trim, the Sportage rivals vehicles such as the related Hyundai Tucson, Toyota RAV4, and Ford Escape.
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EPA/Fredrik Sandberg Swedish car company Volvo is now valued at more than $22bn (£16bn) after its shares jumped in the first hours of trading of its market debut. Volvo, majority-owned by Chinese firm Geely, offered up shares in a slice of the company on the Stockholm stock exchange on Friday. Shares jumped from an initial
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Did anyone think the Corvette Stingray wasn’t fast enough? For those who did, there’s the new Z06 with performance and engine sounds to rival the best from Ferrari and Lamborghini. Join Technical Director Frank Markus for an early look. Get our first look impressions right here. ➡️ https://bit.ly/3nLbAAb #Corvette #CorvetteZ06 #MotorTrend MotorTrend is the ultimate
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The Volvo car brand has gone public via an initial public offering, with its shares listing on Sweden’s Nasdaq Stockholm on Friday. Volvo said it gained around 200,000 new shareholders and that the IPO was substantially oversubscribed. The IPO price was set at 53 Swedish kronor (approximately $6.16) and, at the time of writing, the
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What kind of vehicle is the 2022 Chevy Suburban? What does it compare to? The 2022 Chevy Suburban is a full-size SUV that can seat nine passengers. The largest passenger vehicle on the market dwarfs the related Chevy Tahoe, as well as rivals such as the Lincoln Navigator, Nissan Armada, and the Jeep Wagoneer that’s
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What kind of car is the 2022 Lincoln Corsair? What does it compare to? The 2022 Corsair packs its compact crossover body with luxurious style and features, and brings plug-in hybrid power to play this year, too. It rivals vehicles like the BMW X3 and Acura RDX. Is the 2022 Lincoln Corsair a good car?
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With cars getting bigger and featuring more and more equipment plus, increasingly, electrification, weight has inevitably increased. However, in the late ’80s, Warren Mosler was already unhappy with how much supercars weighed. Intent on remedying the situation, he made his own car: the Consulier GTP. The American car was designed to take on the world’s
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Electrify America today announced the construction groundbreaking of charging stations in two new states: South Dakota and Wyoming. The new charging locations add to Electrify America’s more than 670 charging station locations in the U.S.  The new stations are part of Electrify America’s overall expansion plans through 2025, during which the company expects to complete more than
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Mike Flewitt is stepping down as chief executive officer at McLaren Automotive, the supercar business of McLaren Group. Flewitt first joined McLaren Automotive in 2012 and was promoted to the CEO role in 2013. The role will be filled by Michael Macht, a non-executive director at McLaren Group and a former CEO of Porsche, until
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What kind of car is the 2022 Lincoln Nautilus? What does it compare to? The 2022 Nautilus crossover SUV goes for quiet luxury, with a knockout interior and top-flight tech features in its five-seat cabin. The mid-size utility vehicle rivals vehicles like the Cadillac XT5, Audi Q5, and Lexus RX. Is the 2022 Lincoln Nautilus
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Marcello Gandini, the designer of the original Lamborghini Countach, has spoken out against the new Countach LPI 800-4, claiming that it “does not reflect his spirit and his vision.” Gandini, who has also been credited with iconic shapes such as the Lancia Stratos and Alfa Romeo Montreal, went as far as issuing a press release distancing
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