Base Polestar 2, Karma GS-6 review, Rivian and Samsung SDI: Today's Car News

BASE POLESTAR 2, KARMA GS-6 REVIEW, RIVIAN AND SAMSUNG SDI: TODAY'S CAR NEWS

Rivian confirms its battery supplier. Polestar reveals more affordable models with more range. Yamaha is moving fast into being a performance...

Mercedes-Benz AMG One spy shots: Hypercar breaks down on its way to the 'Ring

MERCEDES-BENZ AMG ONE SPY SHOTS: HYPERCAR BREAKS DOWN ON ITS WAY TO THE 'RING

Final work on the Mercedes-Benz AMG One hypercar is taking place ahead of the delayed 2021 launch but things aren't going as smoothly...

 
 
 
First drive review: 2021 Karma GS-6 goes over the top on style and fun, comes up short on range

FIRST DRIVE REVIEW: 2021 KARMA GS-6 GOES OVER THE TOP ON STYLE AND FUN, COMES UP SHORT ON RANGE

It's been a long and winding road for Karma Automotive, which was born of the remains of Fisker more than five years ago and still...

Entry-level Polestar 2, MEB-based Ford EV, Shelby-tuned Great Wall pickup: Car News Headlines

ENTRY-LEVEL POLESTAR 2, MEB-BASED FORD EV, SHELBY-TUNED GREAT WALL PICKUP: CAR NEWS HEADLINES

Polestar is dropping the price of the Polestar 2 compact electric sport sedan with the addition of two new variants. They'll arrive...

 
 
 
Yamaha wants to power some very fast EVs

YAMAHA WANTS TO POWER SOME VERY FAST EVS

The Yamaha name is often associated with high-performance motorcycles, but the company also wants to power some very fast electric...

Preview: 2022 Bentley Continental GT Speed Convertible is all about power and panache

PREVIEW: 2022 BENTLEY CONTINENTAL GT SPEED CONVERTIBLE IS ALL ABOUT POWER AND PANACHE

If you're looking for the performance of a supercar in a true grand-touring package, it's hard to look past Bentley's Continental GT...

 
 
 
Volvo Highway Pilot promises unsupervised driving on highways*

VOLVO HIGHWAY PILOT PROMISES UNSUPERVISED DRIVING ON HIGHWAYS*

A redesigned Volvo XC90 based on an updated version of the current model's SPA modular platform is due in 2022, and it will eventually...

Rivian electric trucks will use cells from Samsung SDI

RIVIAN ELECTRIC TRUCKS WILL USE CELLS FROM SAMSUNG SDI

Rivian announced Monday that it will use Samsung SDI battery cells for its R1T electric pickup truck and R1S electric SUV, as well...

 
 
 
Baja Snake: Shelby-tuned Great Wall Motor pickup reportedly coming

BAJA SNAKE: SHELBY-TUNED GREAT WALL MOTOR PICKUP REPORTEDLY COMING

Shelby American may be on the verge of unveiling its first tuned version of a Chinese product, in this case the Cannon pickup truck...

2023 Ford MEB-based electric crossover spy shots: Ford's twin to the VW ID.4 takes shape

2023 FORD MEB-BASED ELECTRIC CROSSOVER SPY SHOTS: FORD'S TWIN TO THE VW ID.4 TAKES SHAPE

Ford has been spotted transporting a clay model for a battery-electric compact crossover that it plans to launch in 2023. This is the...

 
 
 
New entry-level Polestar 2 revealed with single motor, 260-mile range

NEW ENTRY-LEVEL POLESTAR 2 REVEALED WITH SINGLE MOTOR, 260-MILE RANGE

Polestar on Tuesday announced plans to expand its Polestar 2 lineup to include three variants, one of which will be a new base model...

Lower-priced single-motor Polestar 2: 260+ miles with heat pump

LOWER-PRICED SINGLE-MOTOR POLESTAR 2: 260+ MILES WITH HEAT PUMP

A single-motor powertrain and a heat pump are part of the toolkit that will allow new, lower-priced versions of the Polestar 2 to achieve...

 
 
 
Will renewable fuel power Bentley to a Pikes Peak hat trick?

WILL RENEWABLE FUEL POWER BENTLEY TO A PIKES PEAK HAT TRICK?

Bentley has set records at the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb with its Bentayga SUV and Continental GT coupe, but now it's going...

Toyota has an electric crossover in store for the 2021 Shanghai auto show

TOYOTA HAS AN ELECTRIC CROSSOVER IN STORE FOR THE 2021 SHANGHAI AUTO SHOW

Toyota will use this month's Auto Shanghai 2021 to present what it describes as its “next step in electrification.” That next step...

 
 
 
Panasonic sees bigger cells as key to affordable EVs but is skeptical of Tesla format change

PANASONIC SEES BIGGER CELLS AS KEY TO AFFORDABLE EVS BUT IS SKEPTICAL OF TESLA FORMAT CHANGE

In a rare interview, Panasonic's EV battery boss provided a glimpse of the company's response to the larger battery cells promoted...

Aptera shows how its “never charge” solar EV performs

APTERA SHOWS HOW ITS “NEVER CHARGE” SOLAR EV PERFORMS

Aptera Motors' says that most drivers will never need to charge its three-wheeled, solar-powered car-offering a driving range of up...

 
 
 
Tesla's Canadian compliance car: Is 94-mile Model 3 a clever workaround or silly business?

TESLA'S CANADIAN COMPLIANCE CAR: IS 94-MILE MODEL 3 A CLEVER WORKAROUND OR SILLY BUSINESS?

Tesla recently brought its nearly nonexistent entry-level Canadian model-a version of its Model 3 electric sedan that costs about 45,000...

2021 VW ID.4 rated for 260 miles of range in lower-priced version

2021 VW ID.4 RATED FOR 260 MILES OF RANGE IN LOWER-PRICED VERSION

Volkswagen confirmed Monday that its 2021 ID.4 Pro, which starts reaching dealerships soon, has been given a somewhat higher EPA range...

 
 
 
Aptera performance, Tesla's Canadian charade, Panasonic on Tesla battery plans: Today's Car News

APTERA PERFORMANCE, TESLA'S CANADIAN CHARADE, PANASONIC ON TESLA BATTERY PLANS: TODAY'S CAR NEWS

Panasonic expresses some skepticism about the battery format Tesla sees as the future. Tesla's putting its 94-mile Model 3 out in the...

VW Arteon review, BMW M4 CS spy shots, Mini Minor comeback: Today's Car News

VW ARTEON REVIEW, BMW M4 CS SPY SHOTS, MINI MINOR COMEBACK: TODAY'S CAR NEWS

Volkswagen has updated the Arteon for 2021, adding new technology and styling tweaks that push the svelte sedan even closer to near-luxury...

 
 
 



First drive review: 2021 Karma GS-6 goes over the top on style and fun...

First drive review: 2021 Karma GS-6 goes over the top on style and fun, comes up short on range

It's been a long and winding road for Karma Automotive, which was born of the remains of Fisker more than five years ago and still hasn't managed to make as many cars as the... Read more ...

Entry-level Polestar 2, MEB-based Ford EV, Shelby-tuned Great Wall pickup...

Entry-level Polestar 2, MEB-based Ford EV, Shelby-tuned Great Wall pickup: Car News Headlines

Polestar is dropping the price of the Polestar 2 compact electric sport sedan with the addition of two new variants. They'll arrive later this year to give the Tesla Model 3... Read more ...

Mercedes-Benz AMG One spy shots: Hypercar breaks down on its way to the 'Ring

Mercedes-Benz AMG One spy shots: Hypercar breaks down on its way to the 'Ring

Final work on the Mercedes-Benz AMG One hypercar is taking place ahead of the delayed 2021 launch but things aren't going as smoothly as the engineers had probably hoped. AMG... Read more ...

Citroen C5 X Unveiled 5 Things That Caught Our Attention

Citroen C5 X Unveiled 5 Things That Caught Our Attention

Has revealed the C5 X, a premium crossover that gets the looks, the tech, and the fancy goodies. Offered with a plug-in hybrid option as well, the C5 X makes for a... Read more ...

Yamaha wants to power some very fast EVs

Yamaha wants to power some very fast EVs

The Yamaha name is often associated with high-performance motorcycles, but the company also wants to power some very fast electric cars. Last year, Yamaha announced plans to... Read more ...

Preview: 2022 Bentley Continental GT Speed Convertible is all about power...

Preview: 2022 Bentley Continental GT Speed Convertible is all about power and panache

If you're looking for the performance of a supercar in a true grand-touring package, it's hard to look past Bentley's Continental GT Speed which in its latest generation offers... Read more ...

Hyundai Staria Premium MPV Could Take On The Kia Carnival

Hyundai Staria Premium MPV Could Take On The Kia Carnival

The premium MPV's exterior and interior ahead of its global debut. So in this report, we'll focus on the technical aspects and the features on offer. The Staria is quite large... Read more ...

Bentley Continental GT3 Pikes Peak Revealed with Massive Wing and Side-Exit...

This is the new Bentley Continental GT3 Pikes Peak, and for the first time the GT3 racecar will run on biofuel up the hill. The new Continental GT3 Pikes Peak is designed and... Read more ...

Volvo Highway Pilot promises unsupervised driving on highways*

Volvo Highway Pilot promises unsupervised driving on highways*

A redesigned Volvo XC90 based on an updated version of the current model's SPA modular platform is due in 2022, and it will eventually feature technology capable of controlling... Read more ...

Rivian electric trucks will use cells from Samsung SDI

Rivian electric trucks will use cells from Samsung SDI

Rivian announced Monday that it will use Samsung SDI battery cells for its R1T electric pickup truck and R1S electric SUV, as well as upcoming commercial vehicles. Announcement... Read more ...