2020 Subaru Outback: Same looks, new platform and turbo engine

2020 Subaru Outback: Same looks, new platform and turbo engine

Posted: May 6, 2019

The 2020 Subaru Outback has a new platform, wider tailgate opening, a bit more space, more luxurious interior, and better safety, but looks the same.

2020 Lincoln Corsair: Turbo 4-cylinders only, no hybrids for luxury Escape

2020 Lincoln Corsair: Turbo 4-cylinders only, no hybrids for luxury Escape

Posted: May 5, 2019

The new 2020 Lincoln Corsair replaces the MKC. Like the MKC, the Corsair is based on the Escape, but with radically different styling and interior.

2021 Volkswagen Golf GTI and R to be only variants sold in the US?

2021 Volkswagen Golf GTI and R to be only variants sold in the US?

Posted: May 4, 2019

Reportedly only the Mark VIII Volkswagen Golf performance models will be sold in the US, meaning the Alltrack, wagon and regular hatch models are out.

Nissan 370Z Roadster axed in the USA

Nissan 370Z Roadster axed in the USA

Posted: May 3, 2019

The Nissan 370Z Roadster will be dropped from the company’s US range from the end of the 2019 model year, with the company focusing on the coupe instead.

Hyundai and Kia working on dedicated electric car platform

Hyundai and Kia working on dedicated electric car platform

Posted: May 2, 2019

With demand for its electric vehicles, like the electric Niro and Kona EV, high, Hyundai and Kia have begun work on a dedicated EV platform.

2022 Lexus NX to be built in Ontario, Canada for North America

2022 Lexus NX to be built in Ontario, Canada for North America

Posted: May 1, 2019

The second-gen Lexus NX will be built in Toyota’s at the Cambridge North factory in Ontario, Canada from 2022 next to the Toyota RAV4 and RAV4 Hybrid.

Mercedes-AMG to go all AWD, and add plug-in hybrids to range

Mercedes-AMG to go all AWD, and add plug-in hybrids to range

Posted: Apr 30, 2019

All of AMG’s next generation models will have AWD as standard, although those on RWD platforms will probably offer RWD only drift modes too.

Lexus will be available in Mexico from Q3 2021

Lexus will be available in Mexico from Q3 2021

Posted: Apr 29, 2019

Toyota will begin selling Lexus cars and SUVs in Mexico from the third quarter of 2021, with around five dealerships planned for the brand’s launch.

2020 Toyota Highlander: New platform with V6 or I4 hybrid

2020 Toyota Highlander: New platform with V6 or I4 hybrid

Posted: Apr 28, 2019

Based on the same TNGA-K platform as the latest Camry and Avalon, the 2020 Toyota Highlander has improved fuel efficiency and handling.

2020 Kia Stinger GTS: New dynamic AWD system for better drifting

2020 Kia Stinger GTS: New dynamic AWD system for better drifting

Posted: Apr 27, 2019

The 2020 Kia Stinger GTS is a limited edition model of just 800 cars, and is available with a 3.3L twin-turbo V6 and a new dynamic AWD system.