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2017 Volvo S60 and V60 Polestar

Not April Fools: Volvo reintroduces new S60 and V60 Polestar with four-bangers w/ video

Volvo and Polestar have some great news! Well, actually semi-great. But we’ll get to that in a second… First off, the Polestar S60 and V60 models have had their life and production numbers extended, however, at a cost, in some sense. So here’s what’s happened. In the original Polestar S60 and V60 duo, the heart […]

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2017 Tesla Model 3

The Tesla Model 3 is finally here for everyone to see w/ video

After many teasers, reports and countdowns, Tesla Motors finally held their highly-anticipated press conference, all to reveal the brand-new and much-hyped Model 3 sedan, and it’s exactly as we expected and as Elon Musk promised. Pegged as essentially a mini-me model S, the Model 3 starts at a far more humble $35,000 to boot, versus […]

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2016 New York: Z06-powered Camaro ZL1 is a declaration of war

In the three-way nuclear arms race that is the muscle car wars, there are no winners. I imagine power output between Detroit’s finest will continue to rise year-over-year until we reach an inevitable maelstrom of radioactive fire and death, which is likely the scientific phenomena that really killed the dinosaurs. But, until we reach that day, […]

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2016 New York – 2017 Maserati Levante

2016 New York: The Maserati Levante is fresh off the boat, does not come with hot models, sadly

The Maserati Levante is, of course, nothing new, especially since it was revealed at the 2016 Geneva Auto Show earlier this year. It has however showed up on US soil for the first time, fresh off the boat, to be showcased at the New York International Auto Show for its official US debut. Like many […]

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2016 New York – Genesis New York Concept

2016 New York: Genesis (by Hyundai) reveals the New York Concept for New York

Photos by Adam Ismail With the 2016 New York International Auto Show in full swing, Hyundai prompted their newly established Genesis luxury brand to reveal their latest concept, which the company will use to serve as inspiration for their anticipated BMW 3-Series competitor in the near-future. Meet the New York Concept. So, what is it? […]

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2016 New York – 2017 Mazda MX-5 RF

2016 New York: Here’s the hot new targa-like Mazda MX-5 RF on the floor of the Javits

It was certainly an interesting but contested proposition when Mazda first adopted the folding hardtop concept to the Miata for the last generation, which purists called a mistake because it rid the Miata of its lightweight essence. But it apparently wasn’t contested enough to keep Mazda from making another, because that’s what they did. The […]

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GLC Coupe 2

2016 New York: Mercedes shows off a smattering of new body styles, AMG cars

Mercedes-Benz has a history in New York, so they say. After all, it was here that the Silver Arrow debuted the iconic 300 SL. The storied German marque didn’t roll out anything quite on the same level at this year’s show, though you certainly can’t blame them for a lack of trying. Five Mercedes bowed […]

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2016 New York: Nissan debuts new 565-hp GT-R to squeeze more life out of this generation

The R35 GT-R has enjoyed a nice, long life — one that seems tipped to end at some point in the next few years. Even if that’s the case, Nissan’s not finished iterating on the current model, as they’ve just launched the 2017 edition at the New York Auto Show. Nissan is calling this the biggest […]

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Lincoln Navigator Concept

2016 New York Preview: The Lincoln Navigator Concept pitches a stunning potential Range Rover competitor

Reveal pictures provided by Lincoln Motor Company. Lincoln decided to surprise us by revealing a total show-stopper, similarly to their Continental Concept. This time, it’s a pitch at an entirely new generation of Lincoln Navigator. And it’s quite the stunner. Due for a full reveal on the floor of the Javits, Lincoln seems to have […]

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2016 New York Preview – 2017 Mazda Miata MX-5 RF

2016 New York Preview: Mazda surprises and reveals a Miata with a retractable hardtop

With the last generation, Mazda took a huge leap of faith and introduced their legendary Miata with a retractable hardtop, which Miata enthusiasts deplored for the most part because it made the car heavy. This is all relative though, having driven the last generation Miata, it was still an absolute hoot to drive. But it […]

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