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Alonso signs multi-year deal with Aston Martin, ruling out Mercedes switch

Thu, 04/11/2024 - 1:55pm
The Aston Martin Formula 1 team on Thursday announced that star driver Fernando Alonso has signed a new multi-year deal with the squad. The news ends speculation that Alonso might retire again from F1 after the current season or perhaps join Mercedes-Benz AMG which is still on the look out for a driver to replace Lewis Hamilton, who joins Ferrari...

GM working on drive modes for electric car racing

Thu, 04/11/2024 - 11:30am
General Motors has filed a patent application for drive modes for electric race cars. These modes would manage the available energy in the battery pack differently, allowing drivers to toggle between single-lap pace for a qualifying run and energy conservation for the race itself, according to the application, which was published by the United...

Lamborghini Temerario, Alfa Romeo Milano: Car News Headlines

Thu, 04/11/2024 - 11:00am
Lamborghini's replacement for the Huracán has been spotted again, revealing new details of the supercar. Rumored to be called a Temerario, the newest raging bull is coming in late 2024 with a plug-in hybrid powertrain and most likely the carbon-fiber tub shared with its Revuelto big brother. We also hear it will ditch the V-10 in favor of a...

2026 Mercedes-Benz C-Class EV spied again

Thu, 04/11/2024 - 10:30am
Mercedes-Benz has been spotted testing prototypes for an electric sedan that's set to join an expanded C-Class family. As the spy shots reveal, the styling will be different than the gas-powered C-Class sedan, which arrived in the U.S. in its current form for the 2022 model year. In addition to helping distinguish the electric C-Class from its...

GMA's new plant already churning out T.50 supercars

Thu, 04/11/2024 - 9:30am
Construction of Gordon Murray Group's new headquarters in Highams Park, U.K., has been completed and production of the first T.50 supercars at the site is now taking place. T.50 production has been running since early last year, though previously at a much smaller site at nearby Dunsfold Park. By moving production to the new headquarters, the old...

Alpine hypercar concept to run hydrogen engine at Spa

Thu, 04/11/2024 - 8:30am
Alpine is set to tackle Belgium's Spa-Francorchamps racetrack with its Alpenglow hypercar concept that was first shown during the 2022 Paris auto show. The run is scheduled for May 11 and will coincide with the 6 Hours of Spa-Francorchamps, which serves as round three of the 2024 World Endurance Championship. Alpine said the Alpenglow's design has...

2025 Alfa Romeo Milano debuts as brand's first EV

Thu, 04/11/2024 - 7:30am
Alfa Romeo plans to offer an electric option on every model it sells as soon as 2027, and it all starts with the new Milano subcompact crossover unveiled on Wednesday. The Milano name signifies Alfa Romeo's Milanese roots but also recalls the Milano sedan sold in the U.S. in the 1980s. The modern Milano won't make it here, however. Elsewhere, it...

2025 Lamborghini Temerario spied: Huracán successor debuts this year

Thu, 04/11/2024 - 1:30am
Lamborghini has been spotted testing a prototype for its successor to the Huracán, a car thought to be called a Temerario based on recent trademark activity. The name is a Spanish word that roughly translates to “reckless.” Similarly, the car's Revuelto big brother features a name that translates to “scrambled” or...

A new Chevy Corvette ZR1 debuts this summer

Wed, 04/10/2024 - 12:01pm
Prototypes for what's thought to be the next Chevrolet Corvette ZR1 have been spotted circling the Nürburgring on a number of occasions, and Chevy has now finally confirmed that a new ZR1 will debut in the summer. The timing points to the car arriving in showrooms as a 2025 model. No additional details have been revealed, but a teaser video...

2025 Mercedes-Benz EQS debuts with bigger battery

Wed, 04/10/2024 - 12:00pm
Mercedes-Benz on Wednesday revealed an updated EQS that will sail into showrooms later this year as a 2025 model. The EQS first arrived for the 2022 model year and Mercedes has added updates to the big electric hatchback in each subsequent year, though sales have still struggled. Mercedes sold just 6,688 examples in the U.S. last year, or almost...

2025 Toyota 4Runner, Lamborghini Huracán STJ: Today's Car News

Wed, 04/10/2024 - 11:00am
Toyota's 4Runner has been redesigned for the first time in more than a decade. It's a twin to the redesigned Tacoma that arrived last year, and also shares its platform with the new Land Cruiser and Lexus GX. The recipe is a familiar one, but gone is the old V-6. In its place is a turbo-4 that can be optioned as a hybrid. The Lamborghini...

Hyundai Ioniq 5 N to tackle 2024 Pikes Peak Hill Climb

Wed, 04/10/2024 - 9:30am
The 2025 Hyundai Ioniq 5 N will be one of the stars to watch out for at the 2024 Pikes Peak International Hill Climb taking place on June 23. Hyundai will enter four examples of the high-performance electric compact crossover in this year's Race to the Clouds, two in production guise and two modified for racing. The production examples will be...

Lamborghini Huracán STJ is end of the road for V-10 supercar

Wed, 04/10/2024 - 8:15am
Lamborghini's Huracán supercar bows out at the end of the year, after which the automaker will introduce a plug-in hybrid successor that will likely replace the current car's V-10 with a twin-turbocharged V-8 for its gas component. The rugged Huracán Sterrato launched last year was thought to be the final version of the...

Review: 2025 Porsche Taycan Turbo GT races along without losing its cool

Wed, 04/10/2024 - 8:00am
If you live for the novelty of one-off drag races, there are a great many EVs claiming acceleration numbers close to the 2.2 seconds claimed by the 2025 Porsche Taycan Turbo GT. But EVs that have to pull over and cool the battery pack or motors after just a few short laps amount to cheap thrills that only did the easy part. As Porsche boasts...

2025 Acura ADX entry-level crossover arrives early next year

Wed, 04/10/2024 - 7:00am
Acura will expand its lineup early next year with a crossover smaller than the RDX, the automaker announced this week. The newcomer will be badged an ADX, and likely arrive in the U.S. as a 2025 model. No further details were given apart from the vehicle being an entry point for the brand alongside the Integra compact hatchback. Acura has...

2024 Ford Mustang Mach-E starts at $41,890, adds new performance options

Wed, 04/10/2024 - 6:00am
Ford has introduced several updates for the 2024 Mustang Mach-E beyond the previously announced Bronze Appearance Package and new Rally flagship grade. Order books are already open, and depending on the grade, there's increased range and performance, as well as quicker charging times. Ford has also managed to keep pricing in line with 2023's...

2025 Toyota 4Runner takes the hybrid plunge

Tue, 04/09/2024 - 10:15pm
Yet another icon at Toyota has been completely redone for the first time in what feels like forever. On Tuesday, the 2025 Toyota 4Runner debuted with an available hybrid powertrain, modern technology, and new Trailhunter and Platinum trims all while maintaining the key design and capabilities that make the 4Runner an icon. When it goes on sale...

Bentley Bentayga S goes dark with Black Edition treatment

Tue, 04/09/2024 - 1:45pm
More and more buyers in the ultra-luxury segment are looking for exclusive touches on their vehicles, and automakers such as Bentley are more than happy to cater to their demands. Case in point, Bentley on Tuesday revealed a new exclusive option for the Bentayga SUV that adds a number of black accents to the exterior and cabin, including the first...

2026 Hyundai Ioniq 6 N spied for first time

Tue, 04/09/2024 - 11:45am
The Hyundai N performance lineup looks set to be expanded, once again with an electric vehicle. Hot on the heels of the launch of the N division's first EV, the 2025 Ioniq 5 N, Hyundai's in-house tuner now looks to be cooking up an Ioniq 6 N. Engineers were recently spotted testing an Ioniq 6 sedan fitted with some performance upgrades not far...

2025 Buick Enclave, 2025 Acura MDX: Car News Headlines

Tue, 04/09/2024 - 11:00am
A redesigned Buick Enclave has been revealed. It arrives for the 2025 model year, and features an edgier, more sculptural design than the version it replaces. It also sticks with a gas engine, though Buick is known to be planning to launch its first EVs in the U.S. this year. Acura has updated its MDX for the 2025 model year, and while the design...

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