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Volvo Trucks will release a lineup of electric trucks in 2019

Volvo Truck

Volvo Trucks has announced that it will introduce a new line of electric trucks next year in Europe. Although the new Volvo electric trucks won't arrive until next year, the company says that it will start testing them with real customers later this year. “Electromobility is fully in line with Volvo Trucks long term commitment for sustainable urban development and...

Rolls-Royce will show off its new SUV this summer

Rolls-Royce SUV

Rolls-Royce is reportedly going to show off its new SUV this summer. But instead of having a big world debut for the new SUV, Rolls-Royce is actually going to reveal the new SUV behind closed doors at select events. Codenamed Cullinan, the Rolls-Royce SUV will rival other high end SUVs, from brands, like Bentley and Lamborghini. According to Rolls-Royce, the...

FCA is close to a decision about a “baby” Jeep

mini Jeep

Jeep could soon introduce a new model that's smaller than the Renegade. According to a report, FCA is "very close" to a decision about a new "baby" Jeep that be targeted at markets that desire small vehicles. Jeep's boss Mike Manley revealed that the new Jeep would be a global vehicle, but it's doubtful that it would be offered in...

2019 Mercedes-Benz G-Class gets a new Night package

2019 Mercedes-Benz G-Class Night package

Mercedes-Benz officially unveiled the all-new 2019 Mercedes-Benz G-Class last week at the Detroit Auto Show and now we have our first appearance package for the new G-Class. The new Night Package blacks out some of the trim pieces, like the mirror caps and grille slats. The new Night package also adds dark-tinted headlights, window frames and even adds dark trim...

2019 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 might debut in Chicago

2020 Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 Teaser

Last week Ford announced that the Ford Mustang Shelby GT500 will arrive in 2019 with over 700 horsepower, but it stopped short on announcing when we'll get to see it. Now it's being reported that the Mustang Shelby GT500 will debut next month at the 2018 Chicago Auto Show. The shows's organizers have apparently spilled the details, since it added...

Next-Gen Jaguar XJ may become a Tesla Model S rival

2018 Jaguar XJ, Electric Jaguar XJ

Jaguar has already revealed its electric ambitions by giving everyone of its models an electrified powertrain by 2020. Now we're hearing how that decision could change the flagship XJ sedan. According to a recent report, the next-generation Jaguar XJ will become a fully electric sedan, that will compete with the Model S. Autocar is reporting that the next XJ will...

Two special Chevy Corvettes raise $2.325 million at Barrett-Jackson

2019 Chevy Corvette ZR1

This weekend two special Chevy Corvette models headed to the Barrett-Jackson auction in Scottsdale, Arizona to raise money for military veterans. A special Corvette Carbon 65 Edition coupe signed by President George W. Bush sold for a meager $1.4 million, while the first 2019 Corvette ZR1 sold for $925,000. The proceeds from the Corvette Carbon 65 Edition coupe will go...

Next-gen VW Golf production kicks off in June 2019

next-gen vw golf sketch

Volkswagen has announced that production of the next generation VW Golf will kick off next summer in June 2019. VW has high hopes for the eighth-generation Golf, since the automaker is investing a massive $2.2 billion to bring it to life. "Together with the I.D family, the introduction of the upcoming Golf generation will be the most strategically important product...

Mercedes-Benz still has no plans for diesels in the U.S.

Mercedes-Benz Diesel, Mercedes-Benz E 320

Last year Mercedes-Benz announced that it would not sell any 2017 diesel models in the United States and that decision is now carrying over for the 2018 model year. Even though there has been a small resurgence of diesel powered models, Mercedes-Benz still doesn't think that there's enough demand in the U.S. Ola Kallenius, Mercedes’ head of R&D revealed to...

Bentley will compete in the Pikes Peak International Hill Climb

2018 Bentley Bentayga

Bentley has announced that it will compete in this year's Pikes Peak International Hill Climb with the Bentayga SUV. Even though Bentley recently unveiled the V8-powered Bentayga, the top W12-powered Bentayga will tackle the 12.42-mile Colorado Springs hill climb. Bentley hasn't announced who will pilot the Bentayga, but a special Bentayga is being prepared for the competition by Bentley’s motorsport...


2020 Toyota Corolla Hybrid Review: A Good Prius Alternative

With all the focus lately on electric cars, some buyers might have forgotten all about conventional hybrids. For years the Prius has...