Tag: future cars

First Look: Reflective of true luxury, the 2019 Genesis G70 saves you time and simplifies your life

Genesis is now a three-sedan luxury brand in a world voracious for SUVs. The long-awaited 2019 Genesis G70, an entry-level sport sedan sharing its platform and powertrains with the arguably more compelling 2018 Kia Stinger, debuted overnight in Seoul at a “festival” attended by 15,000 people and headlined by Gwen […]

Op-Ed: Mitsubishi is setting a dangerous precedent by repurposing performance nameplates like Evolution, Eclipse

During next month’s Tokyo Motor Show, Mitsubishi will introduce a vehicle that puts the EV in Evolution and the con in concept. For the second time this year, the struggling Japanese automaker has announced a name that once belonging to a beloved performance car will be appropriated for an entirely […]

Leaked 2018 Jeep Wrangler owner’s manual provides more detail about all-new off-roader

Jeep’s recipe for the Wrangler is pretty simple. Always has been, always will be. Therefore, it comes as no surprise to learn that after scanning more than 300 pages of a leaked 2018 Jeep Wrangler owner’s manual, first published by enthusiast forum JL Wrangler and then reported on by Automotive […]

First Look: The electrifying 2020 Polestar 1 coupe is the first of three future electrified vehicles from Volvo

Volvo is transforming its performance sub-brand, Polestar, into an electric vehicle manufacturer, and has outlined its plan to bring three vehicles to market early in the next decade. Debuting in Shanghai, the first Polestar vehicle, fittingly dubbed the Polestar 1, is a grand touring coupe slated to start production in […]

First Look: BMW gets sporty and stylish with refreshed 2018 i3 and all-new i3s

As federal emission regulations tighten in the U.S. and around the world for that matter, electrification isn’t so much an option for global automakers as it is an unofficial mandate that they’re being arm-twisted into accepting. Despite the ravenous excitement around Tesla’s Models S, X and 3, mainstream manufacturers still […]

First Look: Porsche unveils all-new 2019 Cayenne crossover in Germany

Porsche has unveiled the all-new Cayenne ahead of next month’s Frankfurt auto show, livestreaming the launch from its Stuttgart headquarters where it showed off a vehicle with a 911-inspired chassis and an exterior design derived from… well, the old Cayenne. Despite its longer, wider body; a flatter rear end and […]

First Look: 2018 Kia Stinger is a gorgeous, rear-drive, fastback sports sedan from… Korea?

If you had told me months ago that Kia would bring a rear-wheel-drive, 365-horsepower sports sedan with a fastback design to the 2017 North American International Auto Show in Detroit, I would have called you crazy. I would have sincerely hoped you were right, too. Fortunately for all of us, […]

First Look: Nissan’s all-new Leaf is ready to take on the Chevy Bolt and an ever-growing list of EV competitors

Nissan is turning over a new Leaf this fall, one with sharper edges, new colors, a small carbon footprint and enhanced driver-assistance technology. Unlike the dead follicles that will soon bury your lawn, this Leaf is not a leaf at all but rather Nissan’s all-electric hatchback. Redesigned for 2018, this […]