Tag Archives: Luxury

Mercedes-AMG pumps S63 to 603 horsepower with smaller engine

Updated versions of the Mercedes-AMG S63 and S65 performance sedans were unveiled along with the rest of the updated 2018 S-Class range during last week's 2017 Shanghai auto show. The most significant of the updates is a new powertrain for the S63, in this case the 4.0-liter twin-turbocharged V-8...

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Maserati Ghibli spy shots

Maserati's Ghibli will soon come in for a subtle facelift. Prototypes for the updated car have been spotted ahead of a likely debut late this year or early next. Recall the current Ghibli made its debut in 2013, as a 2014 model. The tweaks are part of a mid-cycle update to keep the mid-size...

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Genesis G80 priced from $42,725, G80 Sport from $56,225

Genesis is expanding its G80 range with a new G80 Sport model for 2018. The G80 Sport has been priced from $56,225, which makes it the middle of the field in the G80 range. The base G80 with a 311-horsepower 3.8-liter V-6 and the range-topper with a 420-horsepower 5.0-liter V-8 carry over from last...

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Volvo exec hints at subcompact 20 series

Volvo's smallest model at present is the Golf-sized V40 hatchback, but the automaker may eventually go even smaller. We're not talking about the upcoming XC40 and S40 compact cars but new "20" series subcompact offerings that could compete with other premium offerings in the...

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Mercedes-AMG E43 Cabriolet spy shots

Mercedes-Benz has just launched redesigned versions of its E-Class Coupe and Cabriolet. The cars have been seriously improved in the looks department and the ride quality as well as the interior fit and finish are finally on par with the E-Class sedan. Soon, there will also be versions of the...

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Volvo XC60 preview

Crossover SUVs are the new wagons, according to popular wisdom, but at Volvo the heritage is clearly visible. The Swedish automaker's wagon-like SUVs have been met with great success in the market, and together with the various actual wagons Volvo offers, they've accounted for more than...

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BMW 5-Series Li shows off elongated looks in Shanghai

BMW showcased the latest iteration of its long-wheelbase 5-Series developed especially for the Chinese market on Wednesday at the 2017 Shanghai auto show. Referred to as the BMW 5-Series Li, the stretched sedan comes with a 133-millimeter (5.24-inch) long expansion compared to the standard sedan on...

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Mercedes-Benz S-Class preview

The current S-Class has been a huge hit for Mercedes-Benz. Over 300,000 examples have been sold since the car went on sale in 2013, and that's the figure for sedans only. The car, a W222 to all the fans, has now reached the midway point in its life cycle, and in Mercedes tradition it's...

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