0

Hyundai may be launching its seventh-generation Sonata as we speak, but the hybrid version won’t be here until later this year or early next year. The company is instead calling its present-generation hybrid Sonata a 2015 model year, and lining it up alongside the newer models with updates. Hyundai did revise the hybrid Sonata in […]

+ Read More
0

Rimac Automobili is supplying the new Formula E championship with one of its blazing-fast Concept_One supercars, and is giving rides to passengers too. The 1,088-horsepower, 1,180 pounds-feet-torque all-wheel-drive all-electric car is as quick to 60 mph as the Formula E cars, and its actual purpose is as a pace car and track inspection vehicle for […]

+ Read More
0

Volkswagen has unveiled an all-new Passat for Europe at a ceremony at the Volkswagen Design Center in Potsdam, Germany. The latest car, which will be premiered at the Paris Motor Show in October, is the eighth-generation of the Passat, which over the past 41 years has racked up over 23 million sales worldwide. Volkswagen stated […]

+ Read More
0

Audi Sport Abt’s Lucas di Grassi led the second official test for the all-electric FIA Formula E Championship at Donington Park. di Grassi set his best time in the afternoon session to outpace day one leader, Sebastien Buemi of team e.dams-Renault. Belgian racer Jerome d’Ambrosio, testing for China Racing, topped the morning timesheets with a […]

+ Read More
0

On Friday, July 4, the day of an early morning Model S theft and accident, another Model S accident took place outside Los Angeles resulting in the death of three people. Ric Garrson, 58, was named as the driver of a 2013 Model S that around 10:45 p.m. slammed the rear of a 2004 Corolla […]

+ Read More
0

A Mercedes-Benz E 300 BlueTEC HYBRID has traveled 1,968 kilometers (1,222.8 miles) from Tangier in North Africa to Goodwood in England on a single tank. Mercedes added on reaching its destination, the vehicle still had enough fuel left for another 160 kilometers (99.5 miles). The drive was the answer to a dare of a question: […]

+ Read More
0

Just in time for the Fourth of July, a man allegedly stole a Tesla Models S from a dealership and led police on an up-to 100-mph chase in downtown LA ending with the car being split in two, and firework-like flames. Several cars suffered damage, and at least six people were reported injured, including four […]

+ Read More
0

The EV championship known as Formula E is holding its first official test session July 3 and 4. E.dams-Renault’s Sebastien Buemi set the fastest time during July 3’s official test for the new FIA Formula E Championship at Donington Park, as fans got their first glimpse of the new all-electric series. The first of five […]

+ Read More
0

Peugeot will tackle the 2015 edition of the Dakar rally with an unusual combination of diesel power and two-wheel drive. After grabbing public attention with the new 2008 DKR, the Team Peugeot-Total has finally lifted the lid on the inner workings of this muscular beast, which will take on the 4×4 brigade on the 2015 […]

+ Read More
0

The fifth edition of the Silvretta E-Auto Rally started July three marking the fifth time that locally emission-free vehicles will cross the roads of the Austrian Montafon Mountains. It is also the fifth time that Mercedes-Benz and smart will participate – and with six electric vehicles Mercedes will again have the largest fleet of the […]

+ Read More