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Honda released the first official photos of the U.S.-bound HR-V yesterday at the New York International Auto Show. The big news here is the confirmation of the name of this CUV in the U.S. as it is known as the Vezel in other markets. The HR-V, which is essentially an SUV derivative based on the […]

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Kia’s Niro hybrid urban lifestyle concept vehicle unveiled last September at the Frankfurt Motor Show made its U.S. debut at the 2014 Chicago Auto Show. Kia explained the Niro hints at a possible future B-segment contender ready to take on the city environment with style and fun-to-drive attitude. The rally raid-like Niro also expands on […]

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A new Audi crossover show car will make its debut in January 2014 at the North American International Auto Show (NAIAS) in Detroit. The two-door model with its high ground clearance is a crossover described by Audi as having a distinctly sporting slant – a car for all roads and tracks, for everyday driving and […]

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Today Audi announced the addition of a small SUV in its lineup, to be known as Q1. The Q1 CUV will roll off the Ingolstadt production lines starting in 2016. “The Audi Q1 is part of our broad-based SUV strategy. It is designed on the basis of the modular transverse engine concept and will round […]

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Honda has unveiled its Vezel new Urban SUV production model on the first day of the Tokyo Motor Show. The new model will carry the Vezel name for the Japanese market; Honda did not confirm what names this model will carry on other markets, but did say the new Urban SUV will be launched in […]

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In its LF-NX Turbo concept to be shown at the 2013 Tokyo Motor Show, Lexus hints at a new 2.0 liter powertrain for future models. More compact than the RX luxury utility vehicle (LUV) at 182.7 inches long with a 106.3 inch wheelbase, the LF-NX Turbo concept focuses, per Lexus, on the growing segment of […]

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Ford unveiled yesterday its 2015 Lincoln MKC small premium utility vehicle, to be powered by the choice of either a new 2.3-liter EcoBoost engine or the 2.0-liter EcoBoost. According to Ford, the Lincoln MKC is a unique creation from the ground up with an assortment of first-in-class features. In the company’s own words, “its all-new […]

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Mitsubishi Motors Corporation (MMC) will unveil three world premiere concept cars at the 43rd Tokyo Motor Show 2013 on November 20, all incorporating hybrid systems. Incorporating a new design that symbolizes the functionality and reassuring safety inherent to SUVs, the three concepts take as their theme MMC’s @earth Technology and point to the direction MMC’s […]

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Subaru of America, Inc. has announced pricing on the carmaker’s first-ever production hybrid vehicle, the XV Crosstrek Hybrid. The XV Crosstrek Hybrid will be arriving in dealerships in late 2013. This first Subaru Hybrid is based on the XV Crosstrek crossover model and the company said it retains its all-terrain capability while providing better fuel […]

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The GKN Multi-Mode eTransmission found within the Mitsubishi Outlander PHEV powertrain is being showcased at the Frankfurt Motor show this week. To be precise, it is being exposed as GKN revealed a cutout of this eTransmission. Mitsubishi calls its Outlander PHEV the world’s first Twin Motor 4WD Plug-in Hybrid Electric Vehicle with ability to charge […]

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