Tag Archives: Coupe

Porsche considering coupe version of Cayenne to take on BMW X6

Porsche is considering a four-door coupe variant of its Cayenne SUV to take on the likes of BMW X6 and Mercedes-Benz GLE Coupe, brand executives confirmed. Should such a variant be approved for production, it would feature a similar rakish profile to those rivals, and, like them, still retain four doors. Brands adore tossing the "coupe" descriptor around...

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Audi R8 V10 RWS goes rear-drive for driving purists

Audi is known for few things. Unique style and German luxury are two of them, and a close third is all-wheel drive, which the marque brands as quattro. Sitting at the top of the lineup, and making excellent use of quattro to help it claw its way around a track or up a steep Beverly Hills driveway is the R8. Now, Audi Sport is aiming to make the R8 an even...

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2020 BMW 8-Series spy shots and video

BMW is working on a flagship coupe that will revive the 8-Series name, and we have fresh spy shots and video of prototypes. BMW confirmed the model in May with the reveal of the 8-Series concept. The automaker also confirmed an M8 version with the reveal of a prototype. Also in the works is an M8...

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Jay Leno takes a classic Mercedes-Benz coupe out for a spin

A classic Mercedes-Benz is a wonderful machine. The cars tend to be rock solid, and they last forever when maintained properly. Jay Leno has one in his collection, and it recently came off a fairly extensive restoration. Leno's car is a 1971 Mercedes 280 SE 3.5 Coupe, and it's a shining example of...

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Trademark filings hint at "GT" badge for Genesis coupes

Genesis, like most major players in the luxury segment, has opted for the sensible albeit boring alphanumeric naming practice popularized by the German marques. With automakers offering so many models these days, such a naming practice makes it possible for customers to easily and quickly identify...

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2020 BMW 8-Series spy shots and video

BMW is working on a flagship coupe that will revive the 8-Series name, and we have fresh spy shots and video of prototypes. BMW confirmed the model in May with the reveal of the 8-Series concept. The automaker also confirmed an M8 version with the reveal of a prototype. Also in the works is an...

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Meet the Audi A8 coupe you didn’t know existed

This is another story of "what could have been." Audi had plans to chase down the large, luxury coupe segment near the end of the last century, and its attempt was what you see here. This is the only Audi A8 coupe in existence, and yes it's real. The coupe was a project between Audi and IVM...

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