Powertrain

2020 Audi TT RS Review

The 2020 Audi TT RS sits at the top of the TT lineup as the ultimate TT. It uses a unique 5-cylinder engine paired with

2021 Chrysler Pacifica AWD joins minivan line-up: Big tech and trim upgrades

Chrysler is adding all-wheel drive to its popular minivan, with the 2021 Pacifica now coming with an AWD option as well as a new Pinnacle

2020 Mitsubishi Mirage Review

The 2020 Mitsubishi Mirage appeals to a particular kind of buyer. It’s someone with limited funds for an initial outlay and running costs but who

Four cheaper new BMW M Pure models added

BMW announces cheaper new entry-level M340i, X2 M35i, X5 M50i and X6 M50i variants BMW Australia has announced four more affordable new entry-level ‘Pure’ versions

Listen to Maserati’s first EV

Italian sports car brand reveals the distinctive sound of its all-electric powertrain The new-generation 2021 Maserati GranTurismo and 2022 GranCabrio will be the first all-electric

Do the 2020 Jeep Wrangler’s New Engines Improve the Icon?

We break down the pluses and minuses of the Wrangler’s three new powertrain combinations. Today’s Jeep Wrangler has evolved into a four-wheeled Swiss Army knife,

2020 GMC Savana Review

We didn’t expect any significant changes in the 2020 GMC Savana, and we weren’t disappointed. GM hasn’t performed a major makeover on this vehicle or

2020 Nissan Sentra Sedan Joins the Family

Redesigned Sentra looks like a small Altima, but it deserves more than the powertrain from the Rogue Sport. It’s an almost winter day in Southern

2020 Cadillac XT5 Review

Cadillac made a few major changes in its 2020 Cadillac XT5. We voiced a complaint about last year’s version only offering one V6 powertrain with

2020 Honda CR-V vs. 2020 Mazda CX-5: Which Is Better?

The Honda CR-V and Mazda CX-5 are two of the leading compact SUVs on the market. Both offer compelling packages, but they come at things

Ford Mustang Mach-E first ride – Inside the electric pony

Ford’s Mustang Mach-E isn’t set to reach dealerships until late 2020, but with prototypes already on the streets we didn’t say no when the automaker

Lexus LC500h review: V6 hybrid masterstroke or total misfire?

It was about one year ago that we were sat behind the wheel of the Lexus LC500, complete with V8 engine under the hood, and

Hyundai UV concept teased

The UV Concept is an ‘urban vision crossover’ with a plug-in hybrid powertrain Just when you thought Hyundai couldn’t release any more SUVs, the UV

2020 Honda CR-V gains LX powertrain and new tech

Honda has announced details on the refreshed 2020 Honda CR-V, which it says is the most popular crossover in America. The vehicle landed in dealerships

Here’s the Real 2020 Ford Bronco in Off-Road-Racing Form

The production Bronco takes shape—and if the real thing looks half as cool as this prototype, we’ll be satisfied. Ford has given us a tantalizing

2020 Indian Challenger Review – First Ride: Is it the Ultimate American Bagger?

What exactly the hell is the meaning of this, letting a 30-year old kid be the Powertrain Project Engineer for an all-new bagger? What could

Five reasons we can’t wait for the Nissan Ariya

Nissan’s Tesla Model Y fighter is far more than just a designer’s wet dream The Nissan Ariya EV concept hogged the limelight at the 2019 Tokyo motor

Hyundai’s striking fuel-cell truck concept looks nothing like we expected

Hyundai may be one of the few automakers with a hydrogen-powered vehicle on the road, but even that didn’t prepare us for its latest fuel

2020 Nissan Titan XD Has Stronger Bones and More Muscle

The Cummins diesel is gone, but the V-8 engine gains power and torque, and the previously bland face gets a new look. Ever since our

2020 Audi Q5 TFSI E first drive review

Driving a hybrid can feel like commuting in Harry Potter’s light blue Ford Anglia; some feel like they have a mind of their own. The

2020 Chevy Blazer Adds Turbo 2.0L Four-Cylinder Starting at $33,995

The new engine is available with front- and all-wheel drive, and its 230 hp puts it between the base 2.5L four and the optional 3.6L

Maserati electric sports car and hybrid baby SUV confirmed

Famous Italian sports car-maker says range by 2022 will consist of both hybrid and electric cars Maserati has detailed new plans explaining how it will transition

2020 Hyundai Venue First Drive: Who Needs Used?

Would you rather have a new car or a used one? It’s one of those simple questions that yields wildly varying answers. Hyundai is gambling,

2020 Hyundai Kona Review

In the eyes of many buyers, tiny SUVs seem to have replaced small cars as the economical transport of choice. The 2020 Hyundai Kona is

2020 Ford Escape Hybrid First Drive: A Smart Buy, But For How Long?

Replacing a car is not easy and rarely practical, which makes its obsolescence a far more pressing concern. And that brings us neatly to the

2020 Honda CR-V Adds a Hybrid Model and Gets a New Look

Honda has also dropped the CR-V’s previous base engine and added new standard features. Honda is finally adding a hybrid powertrain to the CR-V compact

V12 plug-in hybrid for Lamborghini Aventador successor

Aventador replacement won’t come with Sian’s innovative supercapacitor tech Lamborghini stole much of the limelight at the Frankfurt motor show with its gorgeous low-volume Sian (pictured), but

2020 Ram 1500 Review

The 2020 Ram 1500 received a stem-to-stern redesign in 2019 that brought with it increased capability, improved fuel economy, greater refinement and a features list

Next-gen Volkswagen Golf R to miss out on hybrid power

Next year’s all-new Volkswagen Golf R is shaping up to be fastest VW hatch ever, but it will go without an electrified powertrain An advanced

Mercedes-AMG GT Black to get unconventional V8 engine

Faster, wider, crazier Mercedes-AMG GT Black Series won’t get electrification boost… but it will have a V8 ‘surprise’ When the new Mercedes-AMG GT Black Series