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Pagani Huayra NC one-off delivers 819 hp

Pagani Huayra NC one-off delivers 819 hp

Pagani will unveil yet another one-off Huayra, which will make its public debut at the 2022 Motor Valley Fest in Modena, Italy, near Pagani’s headquarters. According to a company press release, the Pagani Huayra NC is a product of the Pagani Special Projects (PSP) division, and produces 819 hp and 796 lb-ft of torque. That’s sent to the rear wheels …

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2023 Audi e-tron Review, Pricing, and Specs

Overview The most charming element of the Audi e-tron and the sleeker e-tron Sportback is that it’s not visually obvious that these luxury SUVs are fully-electric. Both models share an all-wheel-drive powertrain that generates 355 horsepower with an EPA-estimated range of as much as 222 miles (or 218 miles for e-tron Sportback). In sport mode, the e-tron can even produce …

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2023 Maserati MC20 Cielo debuts with retractable glass roof

2023 Maserati MC20 Cielo debuts with retractable glass roof

Maserati has revealed the convertible version of its 2023 MC20 supercar, which skips the automaker’s more traditional Spyder name for open-top cars in favor of the new name Cielo. The name means “sky” in Italian, and its usage on the convertible MC20 is apt as occupants get a full view of the sky whether the roof is up or down. …

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Stellantis to Pay $300 Million Fine over Diesel Emissions Cheating

UPDATE 5/25/2022: Stellantis will pay $300 million in fines and plead guilty to criminal charges resulting from an investigation into diesel emissions cheating by the company, according to a report from Reuters this morning. The Environmental Protection Agency launched the investigation in 2017 against the company’s former business unit, Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA), and had settled with FCA in 2019 …

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Bentley Bentayga Extended Wheelbase launch kicks off with Azure special edition

Bentley Bentayga Extended Wheelbase launch kicks off with Azure special edition

Bentley’s Bentayga SUV is now available in a long-wheelbase guise that offers up plenty of legroom for second-row passengers (and some really plush seats), though curiously it doesn’t offer a third-row which can be had with the standard Bentayga. To mark the launch of the new Bentayga Extended Wheelbase, Bentley will offer a special First Edition version known as the …

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2023 BMW iX M60 Is about EV Theater

2023 BMW iX M60 Is about EV Theater

Compared to a conventional internal-combustion vehicle, an EV’s fewer moving parts, lack of exhaust ruckus, and firewall of computerized insulation limit its avenues for excitement. Standing out requires bold effort, especially for legacy automakers. BMW hasn’t been shy in embracing that tack, asserting its funky side first with the diminutive i3 hatchback and recently with the iX mid-size luxury SUV. …

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Watch the Mercedes-Benz EQG EV complete a tank turn

Watch the Mercedes-Benz EQG EV complete a tank turn

Ever since Rivian demonstrated an R1T prototype completing a so-called tank turn, where a vehicle is able to turn on the spot—a full 360 degrees—by spinning the left and right wheels in opposite directions, made possible by the R1T’s four electric motors, we’ve seen other automakers either launch or hint at similar novelties. While the R1T doesn’t offer a tank …

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View Photos of the 2023 BMW iX M60

View Photos of the 2023 BMW iX M60

BMW The new 2023 M60 model brings up to 610 horsepower to BMW’s iX electric SUV. Yet, the M-badged version struggles to feel markedly different from the one-rung-down xDrive50. More important, its range incurs a sizable hit, and its base price takes a big jump. Read the full review View Gallery 41 Photos 1 of 41 The iX’s new range-topping …

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Witness the Gordon Murray T.50 supercar get tortured in the name of safety

Witness the Gordon Murray T.50 supercar get tortured in the name of safety

Even low-volume supercars are torture tested to meet global homologation standards. Gordon Murray Automotive (GMA) recently released a video showing its T.50 being abused in the name of safety. This round of testing is related to airbag calibration, GMA development driver Dario Franchitti explains in the video. Conducted at the ATP Papenburg facility in Papenburg, Germany, the goal was to …

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View Photos of the 2023 Volkswagen ID.5 GTX

View Photos of the 2023 Volkswagen ID.5 GTX

Volkswagen In an attempt to flesh out its lineup with more EVs, Volkswagen is adding a “coupe” version of the ID.4, which takes the ID.5 designation. Read the full review View Gallery 17 Photos 1 of 17 The Volkswagen ID.5 is the upscale sibling to the ID.4 electric crossover. 2 of 17 The ID.5 is intended to be more stylish, …

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