Autos: Auto Shows

Rare 2017 Mercedes-Maybach S650 Cabriolet Debuts in L.A.

Wednesday  20:36,   16 november 2016
Motor Trend

The Mercedes-Maybach lineup adds another member to its small family, and this one will be quite rare. Making its debut at the 2016 Los Angeles Auto Show is the 2017 Mercedes-Maybach S650 Cabriolet, which the automaker is limiting to 300 units, with[...]

2017 Mazda CX-5 First Look: Redesigning a Segment Leader

Wednesday  20:36,   16 november 2016
Motor Trend

Second-gen CUV Doesn’t Stray FarAt first glance, you might think the 2017 CX-5 is just a refresh of the current model. The CX-5 was new for the 2013 model year and was even recently refreshed for 2016, so the CUV presumably still had some life left[...]

2018 Aston Martin Vanquish S is Brand’s New Super Grand Tourer

Wednesday  19:10,   16 november 2016
Motor Trend

The Aston Martin DB11 ushered in a new era for the British sports car marque, and the upcoming all-electric RapidE sedan and DBX crossover will usher in yet another. But the Gaydon, U.K.-based automaker still has a few tricks left up its sleeve for[...]

Honda Civic Si Prototype First Look: Quicker and Better Handling Si is On the Way

Wednesday  18:53,   16 november 2016
Motor Trend

Sub-Type-R Model With Tuned 1.5T Promises to be “Most Powerful Si Yet”You might think that means the new Civic Si will be powered by a detuned version of the Type-R's 2.0-liter turbo-four, but the Civic Si concept actually packs a high-performance[...]

First Look: 2018 Audi A5/S5 Coupe

Wednesday  17:36,   16 november 2016
Automobile

Good news for stick fans: the 2018 Audi A5 will be available with a six-speed manual. For 2018, the Audi A5 and S5 coupe get slightly wider, flatter grilles and two new engines to choose from — a 2.0-liter I-4 or a turbocharged 3.0-liter V-6.[...]

8 Highlights From our Walkaround of the Lucid Motors Sedan

Wednesday  04:49,   16 november 2016
Motor Trend

Electric super-limo makes a cameo appearance at AutoMobilityLA.A week or so ago Kim Reynolds got a deep dive with no photos on the "Secret Tesla rival" from Silicon Valley, now known only as the Lucid Motors sedan. Today on the eve of the media days [...]

2017 Nissan Sentra NISMO: First Look

Wednesday  03:07,   16 november 2016
AutoNXT

Nissan adds a NISMO version to the compact Sentra[...]

2017 Nissan Sentra Nismo Takes Cues from SR Turbo

Tuesday  23:21,   15 november 2016
Motor Trend

Nissan is adding yet another model to its motorsports-inspired Nismo lineup. The 2017 Nissan Sentra Nismo is headed to market, and buyers can choose between a six-speed manual and Xtronic CVT with a manual mode. The model borrows its powertrain from [...]

Ford Targets an Urban Future

Tuesday  23:21,   15 november 2016
Automobile

LOS ANGELES, California – Is Ford Motor Company the leading major automaker in the move toward a post auto-ownership world? CEO Mark Fields would like you to think so. Ford is joining ex-New York City Mayor and media magnate Michael Bloomberg’s[...]

Simply Red: Buick Cascada Sport Touring Adds a Second Hue

Tuesday  08:28,   15 november 2016
Car and Driver

Simply Red: Buick Cascada Sport Touring Adds a Second Hue The Buick Cascada Sport Touring, or ST, is adding a second paint choice to its color palette with its new Sport Red paint. Unveiled at the 2016 Los Angeles auto show, the Sport Red Cascada[...]

2018 Ford EcoSport First Look Review

Tuesday  05:56,   15 november 2016
Motor Trend

The subcompact crossover market is exploding in the U.S., and Ford is looking to get in on the action by bringing its Fiesta-based EcoSport stateside. The tiny crossover, which has been on sale in other markets around the world since 2003, gets a[...]

Behold the Mercedes-Maybach S 650 Cabriolet in Some of Its Glory

Tuesday  01:07,   15 november 2016
MSN

We’ll have to wait until Wednesday to see all of it.The carmaker dropped the drop-top bombshell on Saturday via a teaser video on its Facebook page. As is the style these days, the video reveals little of the car—albeit far more than the similar[...]

Report: Alfa Romeo Stelvio SUV to Debut at 2016 L.A. Auto Show

Tuesday  00:42,   15 november 2016
Motor Trend

Alfa Romeo's first SUV, the Stelvio, is rumored to make its debut this year at the 2016 L.A. Auto Show.Based on the same rear-drive Giorgio platform as the Giulia, the Alfa Romeo Stelvio will likely feature the same powertrain options as its[...]

2017 Nissan Juke Black Pearl Is Ready for Prom

Tuesday  00:35,   15 november 2016
Car and Driver

2017 Nissan Juke Black Pearl Is Ready for PromIt's no 600-hpJuke R, but the Black Pearl is a nicely styled offering for somebody who likes the individuality of the Juke but would prefer a slightly more formal-looking treatment. The third car to come [...]

Volkswagen Passat GT Concept Brings That GTI Spirit to VW's Mid-Size Sedan

Tuesday  00:28,   15 november 2016
Car and Driver

Volkswagen Passat GT Concept Brings That GTI Spirit to VW's Mid-Size SedanWith looks inspired by the Golf GTI and the Jetta GLI, the Passat GT is motivated by Volkswagen's powerful V-6 engine connected to a six-speed dual-clutch automatic[...]