Tag Archives: Luxury

Jaguar XE, XF and F-Pace receive new engines for 2018

Jaguar on Monday announced 2018 model year updates for its core XE, XF and F-Pace lines. The base 25t models adopt Jaguar's latest 2.0-liter turbocharged inline-4 and are rated at 247 horsepower, up from 240 hp previously. Above this are the 25d models which feature a 2.0-liter turbocharged...

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Godsil Manhattan V16: a luxury halo car for America

In the early parts of the last century, some of the world's most luxurious cars were being built in the United States. You had brands like Packard, Duesenbergs and of course Cadillac which everyone will tell you was once the "Standard of the World." The Great Depression hurt...

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Audi RS 5 first drive review: green with mean

Like all animals, humans are subject to various temptations. A salad is healthier than a burger and fries, but the whiff you get within a block of an old-fashioned burger joint is irresistible. Similarly, you shouldn't buy another project car, but when will you find another like it?...

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New Land Rover Defender "not far away," automaker says

The beloved Land Rover Defender was sent to the automotive graveyard in early 2016 after decades of production. But, Land Rover will produce a follow-up act and it's coming very soon. Land Rover design boss, Gerry McGovern, told Automotive News Europe the new Defender is "not far away" and it will...

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2019 Mercedes-AMG GT Black Series spied at the ‘Ring

Mercedes-AMG's GT R is just reaching showrooms here in the United States, but a bigger, badder and presumably faster version of the Affalterbach tuner's standalone sports car has been spotted testing at the Nürburgring. The car is almost certain to be the GT Black Series, which AMG...

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2019 Audi A6 spy shots

A prototype for the redesigned, fifth-generation Audi A6 has been spotted again. The car is being developed alongside new generations of the A7 and A8, two models with which it will share much in common. The A8 is set to debut on July 11. It will be followed later in 2017 by the A7 and then the A6...

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BMW X3 spied ahead of June 26 reveal

BMW's next-generation X3 has been spotted testing once again. The current X3 is one of the strongest in the segment, offering snappy performance, a nice interior, good features and reasonable value for money. Due for a reveal on June 26, most likely making it a 2018 model, the new X3 will add...

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2019 Mercedes-AMG GT 4 spy shots

It was previewed in concept form only in March but prototypes for Mercedes-AMG's standalone sedan are already at a late stage of development. We're talking about the production version of AMG's GT sedan concept that was unveiled in March at the 2017 Geneva auto show, and judging...

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Audi reveals new A8’s chassis technology

Audi has revealed a bit more of the technology that will appear on its redesigned A8 debuting next month. Due in showrooms next year, as a 2019 model, the redesigned A8 will boast multi-material construction, a 48-volt electrical system, a standard mild-hybrid system, and a self-driving system...

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