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Street-Legal McLaren 620R Is Coming

McLaren 570S MSO X
The new McLaren 620R is coming as a limited edition, road-legal version of the 570S GT4. McLaren has confirmed the launch of the ultra exclusive, by-invitation only McLaren 620R. Based on the McLaren 570S GT4 race car, the new 620R will sit above the 600LT and 570S in the McLaren in terms of performance and exclusivity, and follows in the footsteps...

2020 Porsche Taycan 4S Introduced at a Lower Price

Porsche Taycan 4S
The 2020 Porsche Taycan 4S has less power than the Turbo and Turbo S variants, but it's offered at a much more accessible price point. Hot off the media launch of the 2020 Porsche Taycan, initially available in Turbo and Turbo S variants, the German automaker is quickly following up with the more-affordable Porsche Taycan 4S. While the Turbo S...

Could Volkswagen Be Looking to Sell Lamborghini?

Lamborghini
Volkswagen is entering a new era and could be pondering a future without Lamborghini. Winds of change are blowing at Volkswagen as the German automaker sets the stage for the next decade and beyond. One of the more significant changes made could be the sale of Lamborghini as VW aims to double its market value by 2030. The news comes from...

Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 Sports Cup Edition Debuts in Germany

Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 Sports Cup Edition
New Porsche 718 Cayman GT4 Sports Cup Edition goes on sale on October 14.  Porsche celebrated the 15th anniversary of its Porsche Sports Cup Germany club sport series with the unveiling of the 718 Cayman GT4 Sports Cup Edition on Saturday at the Hockenheimring. The exclusive special-edition in motor sports design is reserved to Germany and will be available across...

This Fully Restored BMW 530 MLE Has Us Salivating

A rare BMW 530 MLE racing homologation car has just been fully restored by BMW South Africa after a year of painstaking work. One of just 227 units of the BMW 530 MLE has been completely restored by BMW South Africa, and it looks fabulous. Back in the 1970s, BMW South Africa had a desire to race in what is called...

2020 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport Joins Growing 5-Seat Mid-Size SUV Trend

2020 Volkswagen Atlas Sport Cross
Unveiled today in Chattanooga, Tennessee, the new Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport trades two seats for a sportier design.  The five-seat mid-size SUV segment is growing and the 2020 Volkswagen Atlas Cross Sport just arrived to the party. It faces some tough competition and it's clear that Volkswagen is hoping the Atlas Cross Sport's design will give it the differentiation in...

AAA Study Finds That Some AI Pedestrian Detections Systems Are Flawed

And by flawed, we mean that the pedestrian detection systems don’t detect the pedestrians Let us preface this news story by saying that the American Automobile Association is not the NHTSA or an organization recognized for this type of testing but the results are interesting, if not somewhat disturbing. Some aspects of the methodology may be questionable however the cars...

The 2021 Toyota RAV4 Plug-In Hybrid Will Be In Los Angeles

2021 Toyota RAV4 Plug-in Hybrid
Toyota announced the most powerful RAV4 yet, in the form of the 2021 RAV4 plug-in hybrid dressed in Supersonic Red. The Los Angeles Auto Show will soon open its doors (towards the end of November) and already, manufacturers are quietly preparing their presence at the first major car mass of the continent. At Toyota, we have already announced the presentation of...

2021 Toyota Mirai Concept Proves Hydrogen Cars Can Be Beautiful

All-new Toyota Mirai sheds its boring design for a truly stunning style without losing the hydrogen fuel-cell.  The 2021 Toyota Mirai was unveiled today and we have to say, the last thing we're thinking about when looking at it is hydrogen. For now it's just a concept, but we're thinking the positive reaction the car is already getting will force...

Bentley Adds A Touch of Darkness on Its Flying Spur with the Blackline Spec

Bentley Flying Spur Blackline
The all-new Bentley Flying Spur luxury sedan adds the Blackline specification, following the Continental GT’s success. The third generation of the Bentley Flying Spur was unveiled earlier this summer. The British car is marketed as a “driver-focussed, four-door model that combines sports sedan agility with modern limousine refinement.” That being said, Bentley launched Blackline specification this year on the Continental GT...